29 days in United States Itinerary

29 days in United States Itinerary

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Train to Euston station, Train to London Gatwick, Fly to Boston
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Boston
— 1 day
Drive
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Salem
— 1 night
Drive
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Newport
— 1 night
Drive
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New York City
— 4 nights
Train
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Philadelphia
— 1 night
Fly
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Virginia Beach
— 1 night
Fly
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Washington DC
— 3 nights
Fly
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Cincinnati
— 1 night
Drive
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Vincennes
— 1 night
Drive
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Lake Ozark
— 1 night
Drive to Springfield Branson National Airport, Fly to McCarran International Airport
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Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Drive
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Grand Canyon National Park
— 3 nights
Drive
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Los Angeles
— 2 nights
Fly
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San Francisco
— 2 nights
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Yellowstone National Park
— 4 nights
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Fly to London Gatwick, Train to London Victoria, Train to Birmingham

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Boston

— 1 day

Beantown

Rich in museums, restaurants, shops, and historical sites, Boston attracts over 16 million visitors each year. New England's largest and most influential city, Boston ranks among the world's major centers of education and culture.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Fri): admire the masterpieces at Museum of Fine Arts and then take in nature's colorful creations at Boston Public Garden.

For photos, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Boston trip planner.

Birmingham, UK to Boston is an approximately 11-hour combination of train and flight. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is minus 5 hours. In July, Boston is somewhat warmer than Birmingham - with highs of 33°C and lows of 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can go by car to Salem.

Things to do in Boston

Museums · Parks

Salem

— 1 night

Witch City

Best known for its 1692 witch trials, Salem has a number of significant historical sites, a bustling downtown, and many witch-themed attractions.
On the 10th (Sat), admire the striking features of Phillips House, then steep yourself in history at Salem Maritime National Historic Site, then learn insider's secrets on Salem Food Tours, and finally take in the waterfront activity at Pickering Wharf.

For where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, go to the Salem trip planner.

Drive from Boston to Salem in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Salem are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Newport.

Things to do in Salem

Historic Sites · Breweries & Distilleries · Wineries · Tours

Newport

— 1 night

City by the Sea

With coastline on the west, south, and east, Newport is a maritime city with a rich history.
On the 11th (Sun), look for all kinds of wild species at Seapowet Marsh and Point Fishing Area, indulge your taste buds at Rhode Island Red Food Tours, then see what you can catch with Fish'n Tales Adventures, and finally see the world from above with Newport Helicopter Tours.

To see photos, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Newport trip maker tool.

Getting from Salem to Newport by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. July in Newport sees daily highs of 31°C and lows of 22°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) to allow time to drive to New York City.

Things to do in Newport

Tours · Breweries & Distilleries · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trip

New York City

— 4 nights

Big Apple

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, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, admire the striking features of Grand Central Terminal, admire the masterpieces at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, and appreciate the history behind 9/11 Memorial.

For reviews, photos, maps, and tourist information, read New York City trip itinerary builder tool.

Traveling by car from Newport to New York City takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Newport in July; daily highs in New York City reach 35°C and lows reach 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) so you can catch the train to Philadelphia.

Things to do in New York City

Parks · Museums · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Philadelphia

— 1 night

The City of Brotherly Love

Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Fri): ponder the world of politics at Independence Hall, admire the masterpieces at Philadelphia Museum of Art, then hike along Kelly Drive, and finally walk around Wissahickon Valley Park.

For reviews, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Philadelphia road trip planner.

Traveling by train from New York City to Philadelphia takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Philadelphia can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) so you can travel to Virginia Beach.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Virginia Beach

— 1 night

The Resort City

Holding a record for the longest pleasure beach in the world, Virginia Beach showcases 35 miles of coastline and maintains a longstanding reputation as a family-friendly vacation destination.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Sat): sample the fine beverages at Tarnished Truth Distilling Company, then whizz through the canopy at The Adventure Park at Virginia Aquarium, and then paddle through the water with Ocean Eagle Kayak Adventures.

To find ratings and more tourist information, read Virginia Beach holiday builder app.

You can fly from Philadelphia to Virginia Beach in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In July in Virginia Beach, expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 26°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Virginia Beach

Outdoors · Adventure · Tours · Breweries & Distilleries

Washington DC

— 3 nights
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, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Washington National Cathedral, appreciate the history behind Vietnam Veterans Memorial, and ponder the world of politics at United States Capitol.

To see where to stay, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read Washington DC road trip planner.

Getting from Virginia Beach to Washington DC by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Washington DC are 37°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) early enough to travel to Cincinnati.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums · Historic Sites

Cincinnati

— 1 night

The Queen of the West

Situated on the north bank of the Ohio River, Cincinnati distinguished itself as the only U.S.
On the 21st (Wed), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral Basilica of the Assumption, stroll around Smale Riverfront Park, and then learn the secrets of beer at a beer tour and tasting.

To find ratings, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Cincinnati trip itinerary site.

You can fly from Washington DC to Cincinnati in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Washington DC in July, with highs in Cincinnati at 34°C and lows at 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) so you can travel to Vincennes.

Things to do in Cincinnati

Breweries & Distilleries · Tours · Historic Sites · Parks

Vincennes

— 1 night
Vincennes is a city in and the county seat of Knox County, Indiana, United States. Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Thu): see the interesting displays at Indiana Military Museum, examine the collection at Vincennes State Historic Sites, then see the interesting displays at Red Skelton Museum of American Comedy, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Old Cathedral Church.

To see where to stay, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read our Vincennes trip itinerary website.

Traveling by car from Cincinnati to Vincennes takes 4 hours. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in July, and nighttime lows around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) so you can travel to Lake Ozark.

Things to do in Vincennes

Museums · Historic Sites

Lake Ozark

— 1 night
Lake Ozark is a city in Camden and Miller counties in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): Head underground at Stark Caverns, then get some thrills out on the water with Leisure Lake Charters & Rentals, then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Ozark Distillery and Brewery, and finally test your problem-solving skills at Lake Escape.

To find traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Lake Ozark trip itinerary app.

You can drive from Vincennes to Lake Ozark in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Vincennes to Lake Ozark. In July in Lake Ozark, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 22°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Lake Ozark

Outdoors · Transportation · Adventure · Tours

Side Trips

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.
On the 24th (Sat), take in breathtaking views at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, try your luck at Casino At The Venetian, and then examine the collection at The Mob Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: get a taste of the local shopping with The Strip, then admire the natural beauty at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, then admire the local landmark of Fountains of Bellagio, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Eiffel Tower Viewing Deck.

For traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Las Vegas day trip planning app.

Explore your travel options from Lake Ozark to Las Vegas with the Route module. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Lake Ozark to Las Vegas. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Lake Ozark in July; daily highs in Las Vegas reach 47°C and lows reach 32°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) so you can go by car to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Historic Sites · Shopping · Neighborhoods · Parks

Grand Canyon National Park

— 3 nights
The size, shape, and color of Grand Canyon National Park combine to leave an impression on visitors as deep as the canyon itself.
On the 28th (Wed), hike the day away at Bright Angel Trail. The adventure continues: trot along with Canyon Trail Rides, go for a walk through Pipe Creek Vista, take in breathtaking views at Yavapai Point, and get interesting insight from Paragon Skydive.

For reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Grand Canyon National Park road trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park is 1 hour. In July, Grand Canyon National Park is much colder than Las Vegas - with highs of 34°C and lows of 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Tours

Los Angeles

— 2 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.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Thu): get in on the family fun at Disneyland Park and then see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory. Here are some ideas for day two: examine the collection at The Wende Museum of the Cold War, admire the masterpieces at Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita, get to know the fascinating history of Santa Monica Pier, then see the interesting displays at The Getty Center, and finally explore and take pictures at Mulholland Drive.

To see photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Grand Canyon National Park to Los Angeles takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in July, plan for a bit warmer nights in Los Angeles, with lows around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks · Museums · Childrens Museums · Outdoors

Side Trips

San Francisco

— 2 nights

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Sat): step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island, then take a stroll through Fisherman's Wharf, and then steep yourself in history at Golden Gate Bridge. Here are some ideas for day two: engage your brain at Exploratorium and then shop like a local with Ferry Building Marketplace.

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Traveling by flight from Los Angeles to San Francisco takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July, San Francisco is a bit cooler than Los Angeles - with highs of 26°C and lows of 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) so you can travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Historic Sites · Childrens Museums · Museums · Nature

Yellowstone National Park

— 4 nights

World's Largest Collection of Geysers

An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
Yellowstone National Park is known for nature, wildlife, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, witness a stunning natural landmark at Grand Prismatic Spring, take in the awesome beauty at Mount Washburn, and trek along Purple Mountain Trail.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Yellowstone National Park road trip planning website.

Getting from San Francisco to Yellowstone National Park by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of subway, train, bus, and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from San Francisco to Yellowstone National Park. Traveling from San Francisco in August, plan for much colder nights in Yellowstone National Park, with lows around 3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

United States travel guide

4.5
Specialty Museums · Beaches · Historic Sites
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.

Rhode Island travel guide

4.6
Specialty Museums · Historic Walking Areas · Architectural Buildings
The Ocean State
Despite being the country's smallest state, Rhode Island includes over 640 km (400 mi) of coastline, courtesy of Narragansett Bay and more than 30 islands. Most of the state is part of the U.S. mainland, despite its somewhat misleading name. Though it takes only about 40 minutes to drive across this tiny state, Rhode Island includes more white sandy beaches than most visitors can hope to explore on a single trip. The state's one big city and surrounding small towns brim with places to visit, such as museums, galleries, restaurants, bars, and historical neighborhoods packed with colonial-era buildings. Although the state may seem small, your holiday itinerary is sure to be chock-full.

Virginia travel guide

4.6
Historic Sites · Wineries & Vineyards · Specialty Museums
Old Dominion
The home of the first permanent English colony in the New World, Virginia is a prime holiday destination for those looking to immerse themselves in American heritage. Proud of its colorful history, distinct culture, and southern drawl, Virginians see their state as the place where the imaginary line between the north and the south is drawn. With scenic beauties as diverse as its people, Virginia is a land of rolling hills, rugged mountains, lush valleys, dense forests, and secluded beaches along picturesque bays. Bordered on the east by the Atlantic and the west by the Appalachian Mountains, with rolling farmland in the middle, the state offers countless places to visit for history buffs, nature lovers, and passionate foodies.

Lake of the Ozarks travel guide

4.2
State Parks · Caves · Factory Outlets