28 days in United States Itinerary

28 days in United States Itinerary

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28 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Denver
Fly:  3​h
1
Aspen
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 15​min
2
San Francisco
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h
3
Las Vegas
— 4 nights
Fly:  5​h
4
Austin
— 1 day
Fly:  4​h 30​min
5
Nashville
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h
6
Atlanta
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 30​min
7
Orlando
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
8
Fort Lauderdale
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 45​min
9
Washington DC
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
10
New York City
— 5 nights
bus + Fly:  4​h 45​min
11
Chicago
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h
End: Denver


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1
night
Aspen

Aspen ©
Known as a ski resort town, Aspen's history goes back to its roots as a silver-mining village tucked away in an isolated valley of the Rocky Mountains.
On the 1st (Tue), cruise along Independence Pass. On the 2nd (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Maroon Bells.

For other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Aspen trip planner .

Denver to Aspen is an approximately 3-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and car. Traveling from Denver in October, expect Aspen to be little chillier, temps between 60°F and 30°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Aspen

Parks Nature Scenic Drive
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Maroon Bells ©
Maroon Bells
Independence Pass ©
Independence Pass

4
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
San Francisco is known for nature, museums, parks, nightlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, take a stroll through SoMa, take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, and head off the coast to Alcatraz Island.

For more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the San Francisco holiday maker tool .

You can fly from Aspen to San Francisco in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and flight; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 1 hour. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Aspen in October: highs in San Francisco hover around 73°F, while lows dip to 56°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Shopping Tours
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Beer Tastings & Tours
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island

4
nights
Las Vegas

Las Vegas ©
Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
When in Las Vegas, make a side trip to see Hoover Dam in Boulder City, approximately 50 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: ponder the design of Fountains of Bellagio, take in breathtaking views at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, try your luck at Bellagio Hotel and Casino, and see the interesting displays at The Neon Museum.

For traveler tips, photos, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Las Vegas vacation planning tool .

Traveling by flight from San Francisco to Las Vegas takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from San Francisco in October, expect nights in Las Vegas to be about the same, around 60°F, while days are a bit warmer, around 82°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Austin.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Fun & Games Shopping

Side Trip

Hoover Dam
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Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
The Strip ©
The Strip

1
day
Austin

Austin ©
Despite its laid-back college vibe, Austin is an influential center for politics, technology, film, and music.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Fri): admire the striking features of Texas State Capitol, explore the world behind art at Elisabet Ney Museum, and then test your team's savvy at The Escape Game Austin.

For more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, use the Austin tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Las Vegas to Austin takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Central Standard Time (CST) is 2 hours. In October in Austin, expect temperatures between 85°F during the day and 62°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Nashville.

Things to do in Austin

Historic Sites Fun & Games Museums
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The Escape Game Austin ©
The Escape Game Austin
Texas State Capitol ©
Texas State Capitol
Elisabet Ney Museum ©
Elisabet Ney Museum

1
night
Nashville

Known as the capital of country music, the thriving city of Nashville combines old-world southern charm with a progressive urban flair.
On the 12th (Sat), indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink and then sample some tasty brews at a beer tour and tasting.

For where to stay, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Nashville trip itinerary maker app .

Fly from Austin to Nashville in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Traveling from Austin in October, expect Nashville to be slightly colder, temps between 75°F and 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) so you can travel to Atlanta.

Things to do in Nashville

Tours
Highlights from your plan
Beer Tastings & Tours
Food Tours

1
night
Atlanta

Georgia’s largest city and capital, Atlanta is a thriving metropolis anchored by its southern roots.
On the 13th (Sun), immerse yourself in nature at Chastain Park, then let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, and then get your game on at Bad Axe Throwing.

To see traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Atlanta vacation planning app .

Traveling by flight from Nashville to Atlanta takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time is 1 hour. In October, plan for daily highs up to 76°F, and evening lows to 56°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) so you can travel to Orlando.

Things to do in Atlanta

Tours Fun & Games Parks
Highlights from your plan
Food Tours
Bad Axe Throwing ©
Bad Axe Throwing
Chastain Park ©
Chastain Park

3
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. The adventure continues: find something for the whole family at Universal's Islands of Adventure, discover the magic at Happily Ever After Fireworks, admire the masterpieces at Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art, and test your team's savvy at The Escape Game Orlando.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Orlando tour planner .

Fly from Atlanta to Orlando in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Atlanta in October; daily highs in Orlando reach 85°F and lows reach 69°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) so you can travel to Fort Lauderdale.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks Fun & Games Museums

Side Trip

Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art
Highlights from your plan
Happily Ever After Fireworks ©
Happily Ever After Fireworks
Universal's Islands of Adventure ©
Universal's Islands of Adventure
Walt Disney World Resort ©
Walt Disney World Resort

1
night
Fort Lauderdale

Fort Lauderdale ©
Known as the "Venice of America" because of its extensive network of navigable waterways, Fort Lauderdale welcomes over 10 million annual visitors, most of them attracted by the city's popular beaches and marinas.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Thu): get your game on at iFLY Indoor Skydiving - Fort Lauderdale, then learn about all things military at Naval Air Station Fort Lauderdale Museum, and then shop like a local with Aventura Mall.

Plan my day in Fort Lauderdale using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

You can fly from Orlando to Fort Lauderdale in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Orlando in October since evenings lows in Fort Lauderdale dip to 75°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) early enough to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Fort Lauderdale

Shopping Fun & Games Museums

Side Trips

iFLY Indoor Skydiving - Fort Lauderdale, Aventura Mall
Highlights from your plan
Aventura Mall ©
Aventura Mall

3
nights
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, nightlife, zoos & aquariums, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, explore the activities along Tidal Basin, get a sense of history and politics at United States Capitol, and admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art.

For traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Washington DC trip itinerary maker .

Getting from Fort Lauderdale to Washington DC by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and train; or drive. When traveling from Fort Lauderdale in October, plan for a bit cooler days in Washington DC, with highs around 71°F, while nights are colder with lows around 54°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) so you can travel to New York City.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art

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: go for a walk through Central Park, pause for some photo ops at Statue of Liberty National Monument, enjoy breathtaking views from Top of the Rock, and take a stroll through Times Square.

To see maps, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the New York City trip itinerary builder site .

You can fly from Washington DC to New York City in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. October in New York City sees daily highs of 70°F and lows of 57°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) so you can travel to Chicago.

Things to do in New York City

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

3
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, get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Shedd Aquarium, make a trip to Buckingham Fountain, and get to know the resident critters at Lincoln Park Zoo.

For reviews, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read Chicago trip maker app .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from New York City to Chicago takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from New York City to Chicago. Traveling from New York City in October, things will get little chillier in Chicago: highs are around 65°F and lows about 49°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums Parks Childrens Museums
Highlights from your plan
The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
Museum of Science and Industry ©
Museum of Science and Industry
Lincoln Park Zoo ©
Lincoln Park Zoo

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