28 days in United States Itinerary

28 days in United States Itinerary

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1
Rocky Mountain National Park
— 2 nights
2
Orlando
— 2 nights
3
Jacksonville
— 3 nights
4
Savannah
— 3 nights
5
Fayetteville
— 1 night
6
Richmond
— 3 nights
7
Washington DC
— 3 nights
8
Westminster
— 2 nights
9
Philadelphia
— 3 nights
10
New York City
— 3 nights

2
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Rocky Mountain National Park

Rocky Mountain National Park ©
Rocky Mountain National Park presents an ideal setting for recreation in the mountain range for which the park is named.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Sun): hike along Emerald Lake Trail, admire the verdant scenery at Many Parks Curve Overlook, thentake a memorable drive along Trail Ridge Road, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Chapel on the Rock, and finally explore the activities along Bear Lake. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Mon): tour the pleasant surroundings at Adams Falls Trail.

To see ratings, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read Rocky Mountain National Park trip maker website.

Kuwait City, Kuwait to Rocky Mountain National Park is an approximately 25-hour flight. The time zone changes from Arabian Standard Time (AST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST), which is usually a -10 hour difference. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from Kuwait City in August: high temperatures in Rocky Mountain National Park hover around °C and lows are around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) early enough to travel to Orlando.

Things to do in Rocky Mountain National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Trail Ridge Road ©
Trail Ridge Road
Bear Lake ©
Bear Lake
Emerald Lake Trail ©
Emerald Lake Trail

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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.
Take a break from the city and head to Ormond Beach and Dunlawton Sugar Mill Gardens. Museum-lovers will appreciate Ponce de Leon Inlet Lighthouse & Museum and Madame Tussauds Orlando. Take a break from Orlando with a short trip to Beach at Daytona Beach in Daytona Beach, about 1h 15 min away. There's still lots to do: make a splash at Disney's Typhoon Lagoon Water Park, don't miss a visit to Cinderella Castle, take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica of the National Shrine of Mary, Queen of the Universe, and make an unforgettable trip to Avatar Flight of Passage.

For ratings, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Orlando day trip planning app.

Traveling by flight from Rocky Mountain National Park to Orlando takes 9 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Rocky Mountain National Park to Orlando is 2 hours. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Orlando when traveling from Rocky Mountain National Park in August, with lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Jacksonville.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Dunlawton Sugar Mill Gardens, Beach at Daytona Beach, Ormond Beach, Ponce de Leon Inlet Lighthouse & Museum
Highlights from your plan
Disney's Typhoon Lagoon Water Park ©
Disney's Typhoon Lagoon Water Park
Ponce de Leon Inlet Lighthouse & Museum ©
Ponce de Leon Inlet Lighthouse & Museum
Ormond Beach ©
Ormond Beach

3
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Jacksonville

Jacksonville ©
The sprawling city of Jacksonville is not only Florida's most populous city, but also the largest city by land area in the continental United States.
Explore hidden gems such as St. Augustine Beach and Catty Shack Ranch Wildlife Sanctuary. Appreciate the collections at The Cummer Museum of Art and Gardens and St. Augustine Pirate & Treasure Museum. Explore Jacksonville's surroundings by going to St. Augustine (San Sebastian Winery, St. Augustine Wild Reserve, &more) and Fort Clinch State Park (in Fernandina Beach). There's more to do: admire nature's wide array of creatures at Jacksonville Zoo & Gardens.

For maps, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Jacksonville trip app.

Traveling by car from Orlando to Jacksonville takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Savannah.

Things to do in Jacksonville

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trips

St. Augustine, Fort Clinch State Park
Highlights from your plan
St. Augustine Wild Reserve ©
St. Augustine Wild Reserve
St. Augustine Beach ©
St. Augustine Beach

3
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Savannah

Savannah ©
Georgia's oldest city, Savannah displays its colonial history proudly on every corner.
Visiting Hilton Head Island Bike Trails and Sea Pines Forest Preserve will get you outdoors. Fort Pulaski National Monument and Olde Pink House will appeal to history buffs. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Savannah: Tybee Island Lighthouse Museum (in Tybee Island) and Parasailing & Paragliding (in Hilton Head). There's still lots to do: get engrossed in the history at National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force, explore the different monuments and memorials at Colonial Park Cemetery, brush up on your military savvy at Old Fort Jackson, and browse the exhibits of Owens-Thomas House & Slave Quarters.

To find maps, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Savannah tour itinerary builder website.

You can drive from Jacksonville to Savannah in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Savannah are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) so you can go by car to Fayetteville.

Things to do in Savannah

Historic Sites Outdoors Museums

Side Trips

Tybee Island, Hilton Head, National Museum of the Mighty Eighth Air Force
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Fort Pulaski National Monument ©
Fort Pulaski National Monument

1
night
Fayetteville

Fayetteville ©
Fayetteville is a city in Cumberland County, North Carolina, United States. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Thu): see the interesting displays at William C Lee Airborne Museum, thenlearn about all things military at 82nd Airborne Division War Memorial Museum, thenexplore the world behind art at David McCune International Art Gallery, and finally examine the collection at Airborne and Special Operations Museum.

To find other places to visit, photos, maps, and tourist information, use the Fayetteville trip planner.

Getting from Savannah to Fayetteville by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or fly. August in Fayetteville sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Richmond.

Things to do in Fayetteville

Museums Shopping

Side Trips

William C Lee Airborne Museum, 82nd Airborne Division War Memorial Museum
Highlights from your plan
Airborne and Special Operations Museum ©
Airborne and Special Operations Museum
82nd Airborne Division War Memorial Museum ©
82nd Airborne Division War Memorial Museum
William C Lee Airborne Museum ©
William C Lee Airborne Museum

3
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Richmond

Richmond ©
The capital city of Virginia, Richmond has diverse architecture, a large collection of monuments, and world-class museums that reveal the city's important role in American history.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Historic Jamestowne and Jamestown Settlement. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Virginia Museum of Fine Arts and Water Country USA. Change things up with these side-trips from Richmond: Yorktown (American Revolution Museum at Yorktown & Yorktown Battlefield) and Williamsburg (Bruton Parish Episcopal Church & Governor's Palace). There's more to do: explore the different monuments and memorials at Hollywood Cemetery and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. John's Episcopal Church.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Richmond attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Fayetteville to Richmond takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to drive to Washington DC.

Things to do in Richmond

Historic Sites Theme Parks Museums

Side Trips

Williamsburg, Yorktown
Highlights from your plan
Water Country USA ©
Water Country USA
Historic Jamestowne ©
Historic Jamestowne
Jamestown Settlement ©
Jamestown Settlement

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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.
Family-friendly places like Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History and National Gallery of Art will thrill your kids. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to United States Holocaust Memorial Museum and Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center. Change things up with these side-trips from Washington DC: Kenmore Plantation and Gardens (in Fredericksburg), Manassas National Battlefield Park (in Manassas) and National Museum of the Marine Corps (in Triangle). There's lots more to do: wander the streets of Capitol Hill, pause for some photo ops at Korean War Veterans Memorial, appreciate the extensive heritage of The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, and stop by Old Town.

For reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Washington DC trip builder tool.

You can drive from Richmond to Washington DC in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) so you can go by car to Westminster.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center, Kenmore Plantation and Gardens, The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, Old Town, Manassas National Battlefield Park
Highlights from your plan
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier ©
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
National Museum of the Marine Corps ©
National Museum of the Marine Corps
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center ©
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center

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Westminster

Westminster ©
'' Westminster is a city in northern Maryland, United States. On the 22nd (Thu), witness the site of a historic battle at Gettysburg National Military Park Museum & Visitor Center, steep yourself in history at Jennie Wade House, stroll the grounds of Gettysburg National Cemetery, take in the history at Gettysburg National Military Park, thencontemplate the long history of Eisenhower National Historic Site, and finally take in the history at Annual Gettysburg Reenactment. On the 23rd (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: steep yourself in history at Little Round Top, trot along with a tour on horseback, thenexamine the collection at Gettysburg Museum of History, thentake an in-depth tour of Shriver House Museum, and finally shop like a local with Mister Ed's Elephant Museum.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Westminster itinerary maker site.

You can drive from Washington DC to Westminster in 1.5 hours. Traveling from Washington DC in August, plan for little chillier nights in Westminster, with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) to allow time to travel to Philadelphia.

Things to do in Westminster

Historic Sites Museums Tours

Side Trips

Gettysburg, Mister Ed's Elephant Museum
Highlights from your plan
Gettysburg National Military Park ©
Gettysburg National Military Park
Jennie Wade House ©
Jennie Wade House

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Philadelphia

Philadelphia ©
Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
Get outdoors at Independence National Historical Park and Valley Forge National Historical Park. Museum-lovers will appreciate Philadelphia Museum of Art and Eastern State Penitentiary. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Philadelphia: Kitchen Kettle Village (in Intercourse), Ocean City Beach (in Ocean City) and Longwood Gardens (in Kennett Square). Next up on the itinerary: get in on the family fun at Dutch Wonderland, admire the masterpieces at Barnes Foundation, appreciate the history behind Rocky Statue, and ponder the world of politics at Independence Hall.

For photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Philadelphia trip planner.

You can drive from Westminster to Philadelphia in 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) so you can catch the train to New York City.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Dutch Wonderland, Kitchen Kettle Village, Ocean City Beach, Longwood Gardens, Valley Forge National Historical Park
Highlights from your plan
Independence National Historical Park ©
Independence National Historical Park
Valley Forge National Historical Park ©
Valley Forge National Historical Park
Philadelphia Museum of Art ©
Philadelphia Museum of Art

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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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like New York Public Library and Brooklyn Heights Promenade. Popular historic sites such as The Met Cloisters and Ellis Island are in your itinerary. There's lots more to do: admire the masterpieces at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, browse the eclectic array of goods at Chelsea Market, get a new perspective on nature at American Museum of Natural History, and examine the collection at Ground Zero Museum Workshop.

To see ratings, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the New York City visit planner.

Getting from Philadelphia to New York City by train takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Brooklyn Heights Promenade
Highlights from your plan
The Met Cloisters ©
The Met Cloisters
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
New York Public Library ©
New York Public Library