28 days in United States Itinerary

28 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Washington DC
— 3 nights
2
Minneapolis
— 5 nights
3
Salt Lake City
— 3 nights
4
Los Angeles
— 5 nights
5
Orlando
— 3 nights
6
Nashville
— 5 nights

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.
Museum-lovers will get to explore National Air and Space Museum and Madame Tussauds DC. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Antietam National Battlefield and Arlington National Cemetery. Step out of Washington DC with an excursion to Horseshoe Casino in Baltimore--about 1 hour away. There's still lots to do: explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Art.

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Nantes, France to Washington DC is an approximately 20-hour flight. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a -6 hour difference. In August, Washington DC is somewhat warmer than Nantes - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) so you can travel to Minneapolis.

Things to do in Washington DC

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Antietam National Battlefield, Horseshoe Casino, Arlington National Cemetery
Highlights from your plan
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art
Antietam National Battlefield ©
Antietam National Battlefield

5
nights
Minneapolis

Minneapolis ©
Located on both banks of the Mississippi River, Minneapolis salutes the state's love of the outdoors with numerous lakes, wetlands, creeks, and waterfalls--many connected to one another by a national scenic byway great for sightseeing.
Head to Mall of America and Candylandfor some retail therapy. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Cathedral of Saint Paul and Minnesota State Capitol. Explore Minneapolis' surroundings by going to National Eagle Center (in Wabasha), WineHaven Winery and Vineyard (in Chisago City) and Baker Park Reserve (in Maple Plain). Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at Round Lake Park and Beach, have fun at Como Park Zoo & Conservatory, tour the pleasant surroundings at Square Lake Park, and indulge your thirst for a good beer at Schell's.

To see other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Minneapolis trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Washington DC to Minneapolis by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Washington DC to Minneapolis due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Washington DC in August; daily highs in Minneapolis reach °C and lows reach °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) early enough to travel to Salt Lake City.

Things to do in Minneapolis

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Saint Paul, National Eagle Center, Mall of America, Schell's, WineHaven Winery and Vineyard
Highlights from your plan
Baker Park Reserve ©
Baker Park Reserve
National Eagle Center ©
National Eagle Center
Minneapolis Institute of Art ©
Minneapolis Institute of Art

3
nights
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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Golden Spike National Historic Site and Temple Square. Get some cultural insight at Park City Main Street Historic District and Natural History Museum of Utah. Change things up with a short trip to Antelope Island State Park in Syracuse (about 54 minutes away). It doesn't end there: explore the stunning scenery at Big Cottonwood Canyon.

To find photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Salt Lake City online trip maker.

Fly from Minneapolis to Salt Lake City in 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. Traveling from Minneapolis in August, expect nights in Salt Lake City to be about the same, around °C, while days are a bit warmer, around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Salt Lake City

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Park City Main Street Historic District, Golden Spike National Historic Site, Antelope Island State Park
Highlights from your plan
Temple Square ©
Temple Square
Golden Spike National Historic Site ©
Golden Spike National Historic Site
Big Cottonwood Canyon ©
Big Cottonwood Canyon

5
nights
Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
You'll explore and learn at The Getty Center and Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita. Get some cultural insight at Santa Monica Pier and Griffith Observatory. Venture out of the city with trips to Anaheim (Oak Canyon Nature Center & Disneyland Park), Santa Monica (Third Street Promenade, Montana Avenue, &more) and Dolphin & Whale Watching (in Dana Point). Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to Two Rodeo Drive, enjoy the sand and surf at Venice Beach and Boardwalk, get a taste of the local shopping with Abbot Kinney Boulevard, and take in the exciting artwork at Annenberg Space for Photography.

To find where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Los Angeles online trip itinerary maker.

You can fly from Salt Lake City to Los Angeles in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Salt Lake City to Los Angeles, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Salt Lake City in August, expect nights in Los Angeles to be about the same, around °C, while days are slightly colder, around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) so you can travel to Orlando.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Wildlife Parks Shopping

Side Trips

Santa Monica, Anaheim, Dolphin & Whale Watching, Two Rodeo Drive
Highlights from your plan
Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita ©
Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier

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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Stetson Mansion and St. Barnabas Episcopal Church. Pack the 19th (Mon) with family-friendly diversions at Discovery Cove. Have a day of magic on the 21st (Wed) at Disney's Animal Kingdom. There's still lots to do: buy something for everyone on your list at The Mall at Millenia.

To see maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Orlando trip itinerary maker app.

You can fly from Los Angeles to Orlando in 8.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time is 3 hours. In August, Orlando is somewhat warmer than Los Angeles - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Nashville.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks Beaches Parks

Side Trip

DeLand
Highlights from your plan
Discovery Cove ©
Discovery Cove
Stetson Mansion ©
Stetson Mansion
The Mall at Millenia ©
The Mall at Millenia

5
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.
Visiting Stand-Up Paddleboarding and Centennial Park will get you outdoors. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Lotz House Museum and Andrew Jackson's Hermitage. Get out of town with these interesting Nashville side-trips: Franklin (Gallery 202 & Franklin Farmers Market). Next up on the itinerary: see a show at Grand Ole Opry, get engrossed in the history at The Johnny Cash Museum & Cafe, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Smith Creek Moonshine, and sample some tasty brews at a beer tour and tasting.

To see photos, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Nashville trip itinerary app.

Traveling by flight from Orlando to Nashville takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Central Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Orlando in August since evenings lows in Nashville dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Nashville

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Franklin
Highlights from your plan
Lotz House Museum ©
Lotz House Museum
Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum ©
Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum
Downtown Nashville ©
Downtown Nashville