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:  25​h
1
Orlando
— 5 nights
Fly + Drive:  6​h
2
Cape May Court House
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Middletown
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
New York City
— 5 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  4​h 15​min
5
Ontario
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
6
Niagara Falls
— 4 nights
bus + Fly:  4​h 45​min
7
Chicago
— 5 nights
Fly:  23​h
End: Sydney


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5
nights
Orlando

Orlando ©
For most people, any mention of Orlando immediately conjures up images of sprawling theme parks filled with characters plucked right out of popular animated movies.
Go for a jaunt from Orlando to Anaheim to see The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror about 36 minutes away. There's much more to do: get in on the family fun at Walt Disney World Resort, try out the rides at Discovery Cove, make an unforgettable trip to Avatar Flight of Passage, and have some family-friendly fun at iFLY Indoor Skydiving - Orlando.

To see ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Orlando trip itinerary planning tool .

Sydney, Australia to Orlando is an approximately 25-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of train and flight. Traveling from Sydney to Orlando, you'll gain 15 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Sydney in September; daily highs in Orlando reach 37°C and lows reach 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to travel to Cape May Court House.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks Fun & Games Outdoors

Side Trip

The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror
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Magic Kingdom Park ©
Magic Kingdom Park
Walt Disney World Resort ©
Walt Disney World Resort
Universal's Islands of Adventure ©
Universal's Islands of Adventure

1
night
Cape May Court House

Cape May Court House ©
Cape May Court House is an unincorporated community and census-designated place (CDP) located within Middle Township in Cape May County, New Jersey, United States. Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sun): get to know the resident critters at Cape May County Park & Zoo, kick back and relax at Stone Harbor Point, and then identify plant and animal life at Cape May Bird Observatory.

For reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Cape May Court House trip builder app .

Explore your travel options from Orlando to Cape May Court House with the Route module. Traveling from Orlando in September, things will get little chillier in Cape May Court House: highs are around 29°C and lows about 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) early enough to travel to Middletown.

Things to do in Cape May Court House

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Wildlife

Side Trips

Cape May Bird Observatory, Stone Harbor Point
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Cape May County Park & Zoo ©
Cape May County Park & Zoo
Cape May Bird Observatory ©
Cape May Bird Observatory

1
night
Middletown

Middletown ©
Middletown Township is a township in Monmouth County, New Jersey, United States. On the 30th (Mon), explore the landscape on two wheels at Henry Hudson Trail, then have some family-friendly fun at Bury The Hatchet Old Bridge - Axe Throwing, and then grab your bike and head to Bliss Price Arboretum and Wildlife Sanctuary.

To see ratings, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Middletown trip builder app .

Drive from Cape May Court House to Middletown in 2 hours. In September, daytime highs in Middletown are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 18°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) so you can go by car to New York City.

Things to do in Middletown

Outdoors Trails Parks

Side Trips

Henry Hudson Trail, Bury The Hatchet Old Bridge - Axe Throwing, Bliss Price Arboretum and Wildlife Sanctuary
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Henry Hudson Trail ©
Henry Hudson Trail

5
nights
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, shopping, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, make a trip to Grand Central Terminal, get great views at Top of the Rock, and pause for some photo ops at Statue of Liberty National Monument.

To find other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our New York City vacation planning website .

You can drive from Middletown to New York City in 1.5 hours. Traveling from Middletown in September, New York City is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) early enough to travel to Ontario.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Statue of Liberty National Monument ©

2
nights
Ontario

Ontario ©
Ontario is a town in the northwest corner of Wayne County, New York, United States. Start off your visit on the 6th (Sun): identify plant and animal life at Montezuma Audubon Center and then look for all kinds of wild species at Huckleberry Swamp. On your second day here, immerse yourself in nature at Beechwood State Park, then explore the engaging exhibits at The Strong National Museum of Play, and then stroll through Shadow Hills Maple Syrup Farm.

To see where to stay, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, read our Ontario trip itinerary builder .

The Route module can help you plan travel from New York City to Ontario. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from New York City in October, with highs in Ontario at 20°C and lows at 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Niagara Falls.

Things to do in Ontario

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Huckleberry Swamp, The Strong National Museum of Play, Beechwood State Park, Montezuma Audubon Center
Highlights from your plan
Montezuma Audubon Center ©
Montezuma Audubon Center
The Strong National Museum of Play ©
Shadow Hills Maple Syrup Farm ©
Shadow Hills Maple Syrup Farm

4
nights
Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls ©
The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S.
Niagara Falls is known for nature, casinos, zoos & aquariums, shopping, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the fascinating underground world of Cave of the Winds, admire the sheer force of Bridal Veil Falls, tour the pleasant surroundings at Niagara Gorge Trail, and hike along Niagara Wine Trail USA.

To see more things to do, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read Niagara Falls trip planner .

Getting from Ontario to Niagara Falls by car takes about 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in October, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Niagara Jet Adventures
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Niagara Jet Adventures ©
Niagara Jet Adventures
Cave of the Winds ©
Cave of the Winds
Niagara Falls ©
Niagara Falls

5
nights
Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Chicago is known for museums, historic sites, nightlife, zoos & aquariums, and childrens museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the world behind art at The Art Institute of Chicago, have some family-friendly fun at Bad Axe Throwing, admire the landmark architecture of Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower, and test your problem-solving skills at The Escape Game Chicago.

To find reviews and tourist information, you can read our Chicago trip planning website .

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Niagara Falls to Chicago in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and flight; or drive. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Niagara Falls to Chicago due to the time zone difference. In October, plan for daily highs up to 21°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums Childrens Museums Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
The Escape Game Chicago ©
The Escape Game Chicago
Museum of Science and Industry ©
Museum of Science and Industry
Lincoln Park Zoo ©
Lincoln Park Zoo

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