28 days in United States Itinerary

28 days in United States Itinerary

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28 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Portland
Drive:  11​h
1
San Francisco
— 1 night
Drive:  9​h 45​min
2
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 45​min
3
Grand Canyon National Park
— Few hours
Drive:  6​h 15​min
4
Albuquerque
— 1 night
Drive:  11​h 30​min
5
Dallas
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h
6
Houston
— 2 nights
Drive:  6​h
7
New Orleans
— 3 nights
Drive:  10​h 30​min
8
Orlando
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h
9
Miami
— 4 nights
Drive:  8​h
10
Savannah
— 3 nights
Drive:  8​h 30​min
11
Nashville
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h 15​min
12
Saint Louis
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 15​min
13
Kansas City
— 1 night
Drive:  9​h
14
Denver
— 1 night
Drive:  8​h
15
Salt Lake City
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h 30​min
16
Boise
— 1 night
Drive:  7​h 15​min
End: Portland

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
To see traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read our San Francisco travel route planning tool .

Portland to San Francisco is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and subway; or drive. September in San Francisco sees daily highs of 76°F and lows of 58°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Sun) to allow time for travel to Las Vegas.
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Twin Peaks ©
Twin Peaks

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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.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): take an in-depth tour of Titanic and then explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at Madame Tussauds - Las Vegas and then admire the local landmark of Bellagio Fountains.

To see where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Las Vegas road trip planning app .

You can fly from San Francisco to Las Vegas in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of subway and flight; or drive. Traveling from San Francisco in September, things will get somewhat warmer in Las Vegas: highs are around 93°F and lows about 71°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Nature Parks Museums
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Titanic ©
Titanic
Madame Tussauds -  Las Vegas ©
Madame Tussauds - Las Vegas

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Grand Canyon National Park

Grand Canyon National Park ©
The size, shape, and color of Grand Canyon National Park combine to leave an impression on visitors as deep as the canyon itself.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Wed): explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read Grand Canyon National Park day trip planning app .

You can do a combination of car and flight from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is 1 hour. Traveling from Las Vegas in September, you will find days in Grand Canyon National Park are slightly colder (75°F), and nights are cooler (43°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Albuquerque.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Nature Parks
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Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim

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Albuquerque

Albuquerque
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.
To find maps, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read our Albuquerque travel itinerary planner.

You can drive from Grand Canyon National Park to Albuquerque in 6.5 hours. In September, Albuquerque is somewhat warmer than Grand Canyon National Park - with highs of 83°F and lows of 60°F. You'll set off for Dallas on the 6th (Thu).

Things to do in Albuquerque

Parks Outdoors Museums

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Fri): wander the streets of Bishop Arts District and then examine the collection at The Sixth Floor Museum/Texas School Book Depository.

To find more things to do, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read our Dallas online tour itinerary planner .

You can fly from Albuquerque to Dallas in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Albuquerque to Dallas due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Albuquerque in September, things will get a bit warmer in Dallas: highs are around 92°F and lows about 73°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Houston.

Things to do in Dallas

Museums Neighborhoods
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Bishop Arts District ©
Bishop Arts District

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Houston

Houston ©
Although urban sprawl remains synonymous with Houston, most of the city's tourist attractions lie within the relatively small downtown area, surrounded by diverse neighborhoods housing the nation's biggest African-American, Asian-American, and Latino communities.
On the 8th (Sat), admire the natural beauty at Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens and then get to know the fascinating history of Downtown Historic District Market Square. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Sylvan Beach Park and then learn about winemaking at Haak Vineyards and Winery, Inc..

To find maps, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Houston road trip planning website .

Fly from Dallas to Houston in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. In September, daily temperatures in Houston can reach 90°F, while at night they dip to 75°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) early enough to travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Houston

Parks Historic Sites Beaches

Side Trips

Haak Vineyards and Winery, Inc., Sylvan Beach Park
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Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens ©
Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens
Haak Vineyards and Winery, Inc. ©
Haak Vineyards and Winery, Inc.

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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.
French Quarter and Garden District will appeal to history buffs. Museum-lovers will get to explore The National WWII Museum and New Orleans Pharmacy Museum. Step out of New Orleans to go to Slidell and see Nature & Wildlife Tours, which is approximately 48 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: appreciate the extensive heritage of Jackson Square and stroll the grounds of Lafayette Cemetery No.1.

To find where to stay, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, go to the New Orleans tour site .

Traveling by flight from Houston to New Orleans takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. When traveling from Houston in September, plan for little chillier days in New Orleans, with highs around 83°F, while nights are a bit warmer with lows around 83°F. You will have some time to spend on the 13th (Thu) before leaving for Orlando.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites Museums Outdoors

Side Trip

Nature & Wildlife Tours
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
The National WWII Museum
The National WWII Museum
New Orleans Pharmacy Museum ©
New Orleans Pharmacy Museum

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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.
To see ratings, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Orlando online trip itinerary maker .

You can drive from New Orleans to Orlando in 10.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time is 1 hour. When traveling from New Orleans in September, plan for somewhat warmer days in Orlando, with highs around 89°F, while nights are slightly colder with lows around 74°F. You will leave for Miami on the 14th (Fri).

Things to do in Orlando

Outdoors Parks Tours

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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.
Visiting Fort Lauderdale Beach and South Beach will get you outdoors. Art Deco Historic District and Lincoln Road are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Miami: Everglades Alligator Farm (in Homestead) and Anhinga Trail (in Everglades National Park). Next up on the itinerary: tour the pleasant surroundings at Haulover Beach Park.

To see maps, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Miami travel planning website .

Drive from Orlando to Miami in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 90°F in September, and nighttime lows around 77°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) so you can travel to Savannah.

Things to do in Miami

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Miami Beach, Everglades Alligator Farm, Anhinga Trail, Haulover Beach Park, Fort Lauderdale Beach
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Art Deco Historic District ©
Art Deco Historic District
Anhinga Trail ©
Anhinga Trail
Haulover Beach Park ©
Haulover Beach Park

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Savannah

Savannah ©
Georgia's oldest city, Savannah displays its colonial history proudly on every corner.
Get in touch with nature at Dolphin & Whale Watching and Waterskiing & Jetskiing. Get some cultural insight at Savannah Historic District and Cathedral of St. John the Baptist. Step out of Savannah to go to Hilton Head and see Sea Pines Forest Preserve, which is approximately 54 minutes away. There's more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Mickve Israel Temple.

Plan a Savannah trip in moments using our itinerary builder.

Do a combination of tram and flight from Miami to Savannah in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Miami in September: high temperatures in Savannah hover around 85°F and lows are around 70°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) so you can travel to Nashville.

Things to do in Savannah

Wildlife Outdoors Tours

Side Trips

Hilton Head, Dolphin & Whale Watching
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Mickve Israel Temple ©
Mickve Israel Temple
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Sea Pines Forest Preserve ©
Sea Pines Forest Preserve

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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.
On the 21st (Fri), get engrossed in the history at Lotz House Museum and then admire the masterpieces at Frist Center for Visual Arts. On the 22nd (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get to know the fascinating history of Bicentennial Capitol Mall State Park, then see the interesting displays at Lane Motor Museum, then get engrossed in the history at The Johnny Cash Museum & Cafe, and finally examine the collection at The George Jones.

To find reviews, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Nashville sightseeing planner.

You can fly from Savannah to Nashville in 6 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Savannah to Nashville is minus 1 hour. Expect slightly colder evenings in Nashville when traveling from Savannah in September, with lows around 62°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) so you can travel to Saint Louis.

Things to do in Nashville

Museums Historic Sites Nature

Side Trip

Lotz House Museum
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Lotz House Museum ©
Lotz House Museum
The Johnny Cash Museum & Cafe ©
The Johnny Cash Museum & Cafe
Lane Motor Museum ©
Lane Motor Museum

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Saint Louis

Saint Louis ©
Test the local claim that Saint Louis is second only to Washington, D.C.
On the 23rd (Sun), wander the streets of Central West End and then steep yourself in history at Cahokia Mounds State Historic Site.

For photos, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Saint Louis road trip planner .

Traveling by flight from Nashville to Saint Louis takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In September in Saint Louis, expect temperatures between 84°F during the day and 59°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) early enough to travel to Kansas City.

Things to do in Saint Louis

Neighborhoods Historic Sites

Side Trip

Cahokia Mounds State Historic Site
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Central West End ©
Central West End
Cahokia Mounds State Historic Site ©

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Kansas City

Kansas City ©
The largest municipality in Missouri, Kansas City has an impressive array of world-class museums, shopping areas, and great places to eat, all of which attract tourism to the area.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Mon): steep yourself in history at Harry S Truman National Historic Site, then take an in-depth tour of National Frontier Trails Museum, and then steep yourself in history at Union Station.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Kansas City trip planner .

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Saint Louis to Kansas City takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Kansas City are 83°F, while nighttime lows are 64°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) so you can travel to Denver.

Things to do in Kansas City

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Independence
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Harry S Truman National Historic Site ©
Union Station ©
Union Station
National Frontier Trails Museum ©
National Frontier Trails Museum

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Denver

Denver ©
Aptly nicknamed the "Mile-High City," Denver sits at an altitude of 1,600 m (5,280 ft) above sea level, located right where the Great Plains give way to the Rocky Mountains.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Tue): engage your brain at Butterfly Pavilion and Insect Center.

To find traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Denver trip planner .

Traveling by flight from Kansas City to Denver takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Kansas City in September since evenings lows in Denver dip to 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Salt Lake City.

Things to do in Denver

Museums Childrens Museums Parks

Side Trip

Butterfly Pavilion and Insect Center
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Butterfly Pavilion and Insect Center ©

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Salt Lake City

Salt Lake City ©
Utah's capital and most populous city, Salt Lake City boasts a small-town feel, big-city amenities, and plenty of nature on its doorstep.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temple Square.

For ratings, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Salt Lake City trip itinerary maker website .

Traveling by flight from Denver to Salt Lake City takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Denver in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Salt Lake City, with lows of 58°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) so you can travel to Boise.

Things to do in Salt Lake City

Historic Sites Parks
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Temple Square ©
Temple Square

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Boise

Boise ©
From its main thoroughfare, Boise greets visitors with a view of downtown framed by the foothills of the Rocky Mountains.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Thu): take in the exciting artwork at Boise Art Glass, then pause for some photo ops at Idaho State Capitol Building, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of St. John's Cathedral.

For where to stay, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Boise online trip builder .

Getting from Salt Lake City to Boise by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 79°F, and evening lows to 54°F. You will leave for home on the 28th (Fri).

Things to do in Boise

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
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Boise Art Glass ©
Boise Art Glass
St. John's Cathedral ©
St. John's Cathedral
Idaho State Capitol Building ©
Idaho State Capitol Building

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