26 days in United States Itinerary

26 days in United States Itinerary

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26 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly:  19​h
1
Dallas
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
2
Birmingham
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
3
Miami
— 8 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
4
Nashville
— 6 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
5
Kansas City
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  23​h 30​min
End: Sydney

4
nights
Dallas

Dallas ©
One of the country's most popular shopping destinations, Dallas and its sprawling suburbs include more shopping centers per capita than any other urban center in America.
Museum-lovers will get to explore The Sixth Floor Museum/Texas School Book Depository and Perot Museum of Nature and Science. Fort Worth Stockyards National Historic District and Thistle Hill House Museum will appeal to history buffs. Change things up with these side-trips from Dallas: Grape Vine Springs Winery (in Grapevine) and Kimbell Art Museum (in Fort Worth). There's lots more to do: make a trip to Top O'Hill Terrace, appreciate the history behind John F. Kennedy Memorial Plaza, admire the natural beauty at Dallas Arboretum & Botanical Gardens, and admire all the interesting features of AT&T Stadium.

To find more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Dallas trip site .

Sydney, Australia to Dallas is an approximately 19-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of flight, taxi, and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Sydney to Dallas is minus 16 hours. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Sydney in October: highs in Dallas hover around 32°C, while lows dip to 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Birmingham.

Things to do in Dallas

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Fort Worth, Arlington, Grape Vine Springs Winery
Highlights from your plan
Top O'Hill Terrace ©
Top O'Hill Terrace

3
nights
Birmingham

Birmingham ©
Birmingham may be one of America's most controversial cities.
Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum and Birmingham Civil Rights Institute will appeal to museum buffs. Next up on the itinerary: take in nature's colorful creations at Aldridge Gardens, meet the residents at Birmingham Zoo, look for gifts at Peanut Depot, and get great views at Vulcan Park and Museum.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Birmingham travel itinerary planner.

Getting from Dallas to Birmingham by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Dallas in November, expect slightly colder with lows of 7°C in Birmingham. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Miami.

Things to do in Birmingham

Parks Museums Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Aldridge Gardens
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Aldridge Gardens ©
Aldridge Gardens
Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum ©
Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum
Birmingham Civil Rights Institute ©
Birmingham Civil Rights Institute

8
nights
Miami

Miami ©
Florida’s mecca of fun in the sun, the lively tropical metropolis of Miami is one of the world’s top vacation spots.
Lincoln Road and Freedom Tower will appeal to history buffs. Head to Aventura Mall and Sawgrass Millsfor plenty of shopping. Venture out of the city with trips to Fort Lauderdale (Stranahan House & Fort Lauderdale Beach). Next up on the itinerary: appreciate the extensive heritage of Art Deco Historic District, get a tailor-made plan with Art Deco Tours, shop like a local with Ocean Drive, and examine the collection at The Wolfsonian - Florida International University.

For maps, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read our Miami trip itinerary maker app .

Do a combination of flight and tram from Birmingham to Miami in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Birmingham to Miami. When traveling from Birmingham in November, plan for somewhat warmer days in Miami, with highs around 32°C, while nights are warmer with lows around 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Nashville.

Things to do in Miami

Shopping Museums Parks

Side Trips

Miami Beach, Fort Lauderdale, Village of Merrick Park, Aventura Mall, Sawgrass Mills
Highlights from your plan
Lincoln Road ©
Lincoln Road
Art Deco Historic District ©
Art Deco Historic District
Vizcaya Museum and Gardens ©
Vizcaya Museum and Gardens

6
nights
Nashville

Nashville ©
Known as the capital of country music, the thriving city of Nashville combines old-world southern charm with a progressive urban flair.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum and The Parthenon. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Lotz House Museum and Downtown Nashville. Change things up with these side-trips from Nashville: Franklin (Carter House & Carnton). Next up on the itinerary: steep yourself in history at Andrew Jackson's Hermitage, admire the natural beauty at Gaylord Opryland Resort Gardens, make a splash at Wave Country, and stop by Third Man Records.

To see more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Nashville trip app .

Getting from Miami to Nashville by combination of tram and flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central Standard Time (CST) is minus 1 hour. In November, Nashville is colder than Miami - with highs of 19°C and lows of 5°C. On the 21st (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Kansas City.

Things to do in Nashville

Museums Historic Sites Theme Parks

Side Trip

Franklin
Highlights from your plan
Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum ©
Lotz House Museum ©
Lotz House Museum
The Johnny Cash Museum & Cafe ©
The Johnny Cash Museum & Cafe

2
nights
Kansas City

Kansas City ©
The city meets the Great Plains in Kansas City City, Kansas.
On the 22nd (Thu), stroll through Deanna Rose Children's Farmstead, contemplate the long history of Grinter Place State Historic Site, and then stop by Wines by Jennifer. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take an in-depth tour of Harry S. Truman Library and Museum, admire the striking features of Vaile Mansion, and then do a tasting at Pirtle Winery.

For where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, go to the Kansas City attractions planner .

Do a combination of flight and bus from Nashville to Kansas City in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kansas City

Historic Sites Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Independence, Deanna Rose Children's Farmstead, Wines by Jennifer, Pirtle Winery
Highlights from your plan
Vaile Mansion ©
Vaile Mansion
Harry S. Truman Library and Museum ©
Harry S. Truman Library and Museum
Pirtle Winery ©
Pirtle Winery

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