25 days in United States Itinerary

25 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Washington DC
— 3 nights
2
Boston
— 2 nights
3
New York City
— 4 nights
4
New Orleans
— 3 nights
5
Jackson
— 1 night
6
Memphis
— 2 nights
7
Nashville
— 2 nights
8
Frankfort
— 1 night
9
Cincinnati
— 2 nights

3
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Washington DC

Washington DC ©
The capital of the United States, the District of Columbia contains the lion's share of the country's most treasured monuments, memorials, and public museums.
Washington DC is known for museums, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, get a sense of history and politics at Library of Congress, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Washington National Cathedral, and get engrossed in the history at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum.

To find photos, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Washington DC holiday planner.

Melbourne, Australia to Washington DC is an approximately 26-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 15 hours traveling from Melbourne to Washington DC. Prepare for warmer weather when traveling from Melbourne in July: high temperatures in Washington DC hover around °C and lows are around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) so you can travel to Boston.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art
Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History ©

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Boston

Boston ©
Rich in museums, restaurants, shops, and historical sites, Boston attracts over 16 million visitors each year. New England's largest and most influential city, Boston ranks among the world's major centers of education and culture.
Boston is known for historic sites, museums, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at Museum of Fine Arts, appreciate the extensive heritage of Freedom Trail, take an in-depth tour of USS Constitution Museum, and stroll around Boston Common.

For photos, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Boston online itinerary builder.

Traveling by flight from Washington DC to Boston takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In July, Boston is a bit cooler than Washington DC - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) to allow time to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Boston

Parks Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Boston Public Garden ©
Boston Public Garden
Museum of Fine Arts ©
Museum of Fine Arts
Freedom Trail ©
Freedom Trail

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New York City

New York City ©
Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, pause for some photo ops at Statue of Liberty National Monument, don't miss a visit to Grand Central Terminal, and examine the collection at 9/11 Memorial.

For where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read New York City journey maker website.

Fly from Boston to New York City in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around °C in July, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building

3
nights
New Orleans

New Orleans ©
Known for its Creole cuisine, rich musical tradition, and nearby swamps and plantations, New Orleans is one of the nation's oldest cities.
New Orleans is known for historic sites, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: examine the collection at The National WWII Museum, test your problem-solving skills at Clue Carre - New Orleans' First Live Escape Game, go on a hair-raising tour with a ghost and vampire tour, and pause for some photo ops at Our Sacred Stories.

For other places to visit, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the New Orleans sightseeing planning site.

Fly from New York City to New Orleans in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from New York City to New Orleans. Traveling from New York City in August, New Orleans is a bit warmer at night with lows of °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Jackson.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Our Sacred Stories ©
Our Sacred Stories
The National WWII Museum ©
The National WWII Museum
St. Louis Cathedral ©
St. Louis Cathedral

1
night
Jackson

Jackson ©
Jackson, officially the City of Jackson, is the capital city and largest urban center of the U.S. On the 8th (Sat), take an in-depth tour of Old Capitol Museum, thenexplore the engaging exhibits at Mississippi Children's Museum, thenget a new perspective on nature at Mississippi Museum of Natural Science, and finally stop by Lemuria Books.

To find maps, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Jackson trip planner.

You can drive from New Orleans to Jackson in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or fly. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from New Orleans in August: highs in Jackson hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can drive to Memphis.

Things to do in Jackson

Museums Childrens Museums Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Mississippi Children's Museum ©
Mississippi Children's Museum
Mississippi Museum of Natural Science ©
Mississippi Museum of Natural Science
Lemuria Books ©
Lemuria Books

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Memphis

Memphis
The largest city on the Mississippi River, Memphis bills itself as both the "Birthplace of Rock" and "Home of the Blues." With such a rich musical heritage, it shouldn't come as a surprise that Elvis Presley chose to live in Memphis during his later years.
Step out of Memphis with an excursion to Horseshoe Tunica in Tunica--about 46 minutes away. There's lots more to do: explore the galleries of National Civil Rights Museum - Lorraine Motel, contemplate the long history of Sun Studio, don't miss a visit to Beale Street, and explore the world behind art at Belz Museum of Asian & Judaic Art.

For ratings, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Memphis day trip website.

Drive from Jackson to Memphis in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Nashville.

Things to do in Memphis

Museums Historic Sites Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Horseshoe Tunica
Highlights from your plan
Graceland
Graceland
Sun Studio ©
Sun Studio

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Nashville

Nashville ©
Known as the capital of country music, the thriving city of Nashville combines old-world southern charm with a progressive urban flair.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Wed): witness the site of a historic battle at Lotz House Museum, steep yourself in history at Belle Meade Plantation, thencatch a live performance at Grand Ole Opry, and finally have some family-friendly fun at The Escape Game Nashville (Berry Hill). Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: learn the secrets of beer at a beer tour and tasting, see the interesting displays at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, and then get engrossed in the history at The Johnny Cash Museum & Cafe.

To see maps, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Nashville visit website.

Traveling by car from Memphis to Nashville takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In August in Nashville, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Frankfort.

Things to do in Nashville

Museums Breweries & Distilleries Tours

Side Trip

Lotz House Museum
Highlights from your plan
Lotz House Museum ©
Lotz House Museum
The Escape Game Nashville (Berry Hill) ©
The Escape Game Nashville (Berry Hill)
Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum ©
Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum

1
night
Frankfort

Frankfort ©
Frankfort is the capital city of the Commonwealth of Kentucky and the seat of Franklin County. On the 14th (Fri), brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Buffalo Trace Distillery, thenponder the world of politics at New Capitol Building, thenbrush up on your knowledge of spirits at Castle & Key Distillery, and finally make a trip to Daniel Boone's Grave.

To find photos, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Frankfort route planner.

Traveling by car from Nashville to Frankfort takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Nashville to Frankfort is 1 hour. In August in Frankfort, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Cincinnati.

Things to do in Frankfort

Breweries & Distilleries
Highlights from your plan
Castle & Key Distillery ©
Castle & Key Distillery
Buffalo Trace Distillery ©
Buffalo Trace Distillery
New Capitol Building ©
New Capitol Building

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Cincinnati

Situated on the north bank of the Ohio River, Cincinnati distinguished itself as the only U.S.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sat): try to win big at JACK Cincinnati Casino, partake in some friendly competition at Houdini's Room Escape, and then let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour. Keep things going the next day: walk around Smale Riverfront Park, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden, and then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Peter in Chains Cathedral.

To find more things to do, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Cincinnati online vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Frankfort to Cincinnati takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Cincinnati

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
Beer Tastings & Tours
Smale Riverfront Park ©
Smale Riverfront Park
Houdini's Room Escape ©
Houdini's Room Escape