28 days in United States Itinerary

28 days in United States Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States tour planner

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Nashville
— 3 nights
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Muscle Shoals
— 1 night
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Tupelo
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Memphis
— 3 nights
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Jackson
— 1 night
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New Orleans
— 3 nights
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Beaumont
— 1 night
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Austin
— 2 nights
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San Antonio
— 1 night
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Lubbock
— 1 night
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Amarillo
— 2 nights
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Santa Fe
— 1 night
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Albuquerque
— 1 night
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Holbrook
— 1 night
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Las Vegas
— 2 nights
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Los Angeles
— 3 nights
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Nashville

— 3 nights

Music City U.S.A.

Known as the capital of country music, the thriving city of Nashville combines old-world southern charm with a progressive urban flair.
RCA Studio B has been added to your itinerary. On the 13th (Wed), wander the streets of Downtown Nashville and then examine the collection at Patsy Cline Museum. Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at RCA Studio B, then examine the collection at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, and then catch a live performance at Grand Ole Opry.

For more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Nashville trip itinerary planning tool.

Stockholm, Sweden to Nashville is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. Traveling from Stockholm to Nashville, you'll gain 7 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Stockholm in April, expect nights in Nashville to be somewhat warmer, around 11°C, while days are much hotter, around 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Muscle Shoals.

Things to do in Nashville

Museums · Neighborhoods · Nightlife

Muscle Shoals

— 1 night
Muscle Shoals is the largest city in Colbert County, Alabama, United States. Frank Lloyd Wright's Rosenbaum House has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 15th (Fri): steep yourself in history at Frank Lloyd Wright's Rosenbaum House and then contemplate the long history of Fame Recording Studios.

For where to stay, reviews, photos, and tourist information, go to the Muscle Shoals vacation maker site.

You can drive from Nashville to Muscle Shoals in 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 27°C in April, and nighttime lows around 12°C. On the 16th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Tupelo.

Things to do in Muscle Shoals

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Tupelo

Tupelo is the county seat and the largest city of Lee County, Mississippi. Start off your visit on the 16th (Sat): browse the exhibits of Elvis Presley Birthplace & Museum.

To find maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Tupelo holiday maker.

Getting from Muscle Shoals to Tupelo by car takes about 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 27°C in April, and nighttime lows around 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) so you can go by car to Memphis.

Things to do in Tupelo

Historic Sites · Museums
Highlights from your trip

Memphis

— 3 nights

Birthplace of Rock 'n' Roll

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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Gibson Factory, Memphis Rock 'n' Soul Museum and Blues Hall of Fame Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Sun): contemplate the long history of Sun Studio, get engrossed in the history at Memphis Rock 'n' Soul Museum, then examine the collection at Blues Hall of Fame Museum, and finally don't miss a visit to Beale Street.

For photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Memphis online route maker.

Traveling by car from Tupelo to Memphis takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. April in Memphis sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 13°C at night. On the 19th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Jackson.

Things to do in Memphis

Museums · Historic Sites · Tours

Jackson

— 1 night
Jackson, officially the City of Jackson, is the capital city and largest urban center of the U.S. state of Mississippi. Your day by day itinerary now includes B.B. King Museum and Delta Interpretive Center. Start off your visit on the 19th (Tue): examine the collection at B.B. King Museum and Delta Interpretive Center.

To find more things to do, photos, maps, and more tourist information, read Jackson trip maker website.

Drive from Memphis to Jackson in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. In April, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to New Orleans.

Things to do in Jackson

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

New Orleans

— 3 nights

The Big Easy

Known for its Creole cuisine, rich musical tradition, and nearby swamps and plantations, New Orleans is one of the nation's oldest cities.
On your second day here, examine the collection at The National WWII Museum, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Louis Cathedral, and then get to know the fascinating history of French Quarter.

To see reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the New Orleans road trip planning website.

Getting from Jackson to New Orleans by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or fly. Traveling from Jackson in April, you will find days in New Orleans are slightly colder (25°C), and nights are somewhat warmer (25°C). On the 23rd (Sat), you'll travel to Beaumont.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Shopping

Beaumont

— 1 night
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Sat): stroll through Shangri La Botanical Gardens and Nature Center and then snap pictures at The Veterans Memorial Park & Bridge.

To find more things to do, photos, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Beaumont tour itinerary app.

Traveling by car from New Orleans to Beaumont takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. While traveling from New Orleans, expect somewhat warmer days and a bit cooler nights in Beaumont, ranging from highs of 30°C to lows of 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sun) so you can drive to Austin.

Things to do in Beaumont

Wildlife · Parks

Side Trips

Austin

— 2 nights

Live Music Capital of the World

Despite its laid-back college vibe, Austin is an influential center for politics, technology, film, and music.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Sun): snap pictures at Congress Avenue Bridge / Austin Bats, trek along Lady Bird Lake Hike-and-Bike Trail, and then pause for some photo ops at Stevie Ray Vaughan Statue. On the 25th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take an in-depth tour of Bullock Texas State History Museum, examine the collection at LBJ Presidential Library, then stop by Waterloo Records, and finally explore the activities along Barton Springs Pool.

For traveler tips, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read our Austin road trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Beaumont to Austin takes 4 hours. In April in Austin, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to San Antonio.

Things to do in Austin

Parks · Museums · Trails · Outdoors

San Antonio

— 1 night

The Alamo City

As the state’s second largest city, San Antonio embodies Texas’ rich cultural heritage while maintaining the Old West charm of an oil town.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Tue): admire the architecture and history at Mission Espada, admire the architecture and history at Mission San Jose, and then admire the landmark architecture of Tower of the Americas.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our San Antonio tour itinerary planning site.

Getting from Austin to San Antonio by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In April, daytime highs in San Antonio are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) so you can fly to Lubbock.

Things to do in San Antonio

Historic Sites · Shopping

Lubbock

— 1 night
Lubbock is a city in and the county seat of Lubbock County, Texas, United States. Your day by day itinerary now includes The Buddy Holly Center. Start off your visit on the 27th (Wed): examine the collection at The Buddy Holly Center.

To see where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Lubbock holiday planner.

Fly from San Antonio to Lubbock in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from San Antonio in April, expect Lubbock to be slightly colder, temps between 29°C and 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Amarillo.

Things to do in Lubbock

Museums
Highlights from your trip

Amarillo

— 2 nights

Yellow Rose of Texas

Known as "The Yellow Rose of Texas," Amarillo was once a series of ranches.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Thu): examine the collection at American Quarter Horse Hall of Fame & Museum, take an in-depth tour of Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Palo Duro Canyon State Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: examine the collection at Jack Sisemore Traveland RV Museum, wander the wide-open spaces of Cowgirls and Cowboys in the West, and then make a trip to Cadillac Ranch.

To see reviews, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Amarillo trip itinerary app.

Traveling by car from Lubbock to Amarillo takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. While traveling from Lubbock, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Amarillo, ranging from highs of 26°C to lows of 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) so you can go by car to Santa Fe.

Things to do in Amarillo

Museums · Historic Sites · Nature · Parks

Side Trip

Santa Fe

— 1 night

City Different

Santa Fe continuously ranks among the world's top holiday destinations, attracting visitors with its unusual combination of scenic beauty, rich history, cultural diversity, and high concentration of performing arts venues, fine restaurants, and interesting attractions.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Sat): take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Cathedral Basilica of St. Francis of Assisi, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Loretto Chapel, then take in the exciting artwork at Mama's Minerals, then explore the world behind art at Georgia O'Keeffe Museum, and finally contemplate the long history of Santa Fe Plaza.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Santa Fe trip planner.

Traveling by car from Amarillo to Santa Fe takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Amarillo to Santa Fe. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Amarillo in April, with highs in Santa Fe at 22°C and lows at 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Albuquerque.

Things to do in Santa Fe

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

Albuquerque

— 1 night

Duke City

Albuquerque remains one of the state's secret jewels, as its tourist attractions are often overshadowed by the more popular holiday destination of Santa Fe.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Sun): learn more about the world around you at Indian Pueblo Cultural Center, then look for gifts at The Candy Lady, then take in the dramatic natural features at Petroglyph National Monument, and finally enjoy unforgettable views with a balloon tour.

To see maps, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Albuquerque trip planner.

Traveling by car from Santa Fe to Albuquerque takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Santa Fe in May since evenings lows in Albuquerque dip to 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) to allow time to travel to Holbrook.

Things to do in Albuquerque

Outdoors · Tours · Historic Sites · Nature

Holbrook

— 1 night
Holbrook is a city in Navajo County, Arizona, United States. Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Mon): get engrossed in the history at Navajo County Historical Museum, then explore the striking landscape of Petrified Forest National Park, then take a peaceful walk through Rainbow Forest, and finally look for gifts at Jim Gray's Petrified Wood Co..

To see traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Holbrook trip planning site.

You can drive from Albuquerque to Holbrook in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. Traveling from Albuquerque in May, Holbrook is a bit cooler at night with lows of 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Holbrook

Nature · Parks · Museums · Shopping

Side Trip

Las Vegas

— 2 nights

Sin City

Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Tue): explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, then take in nature's colorful creations at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, then ponder the design of Fountains of Bellagio, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Eiffel Tower Viewing Deck. On the next day, examine the collection at The Mob Museum, shop like a local with The Strip, and then enjoy breathtaking views from High Roller.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Las Vegas trip itinerary builder tool.

Getting from Holbrook to Las Vegas by car takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and flight. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Holbrook in May: high temperatures in Las Vegas hover around 36°C and lows are around 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) early enough to fly to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Parks · Shopping

Los Angeles

— 3 nights

City of Angels

Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Pack the 6th (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. There's much more to do: examine the collection at The Getty Center, take in the waterfront at Santa Monica Pier, stroll the grounds of Hollywood Forever Cemetery, and admire the striking features of Bradbury Building.

To see other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Los Angeles road trip planning app.

Traveling by flight from Las Vegas to Los Angeles takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. In May, Los Angeles is a bit cooler than Las Vegas - with highs of 28°C and lows of 17°C. On the 8th (Sun), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks · Museums · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trip

United States travel guide

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Specialty Museums · Beaches · Nightlife
More than the country of car-packed streets seen in TV shows and movies, the United States of America is a complex and diverse home to over 300 million people living in a wide range of landscapes and climates. From its big-city skyscrapers to its sprawling natural parks, the country's ''melting pot'' combines many ethnic groups that share a strong sense of national identity despite their cultural differences. A country of road trips and big blue skies, the United States harbors orderly cities filled with restaurants, parks, museums, and innumerable sightseeing opportunities, as well as pristine natural areas perfect for a holiday in the great outdoors. To see as much as you can of this diverse land quickly, drive over some of the more than 6 million km (4 million mi) of highways leading through deserts, mountain peaks, fertile fields, and giant urban centers.