30 days in United States Itinerary

30 days in United States Itinerary

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30 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Cardiff
train + Fly:  15​h 45​min
1
San Francisco
— 6 nights
Fly:  6​h 30​min
2
New Orleans
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
3
Nashville
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h
4
Chicago
— 5 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
5
Washington DC
— 5 nights
Fly:  3​h
6
Boston
— 5 nights
Fly + train:  11​h 45​min
End: Cardiff

6
nights
San Francisco

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, nightlife, shopping, and childrens museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, take a stroll through Fisherman's Wharf, take in nature's colorful creations at Japanese Tea Garden, and take in the awesome beauty at Twin Peaks.

To see reviews and more tourist information, read San Francisco day trip planning app .

Cardiff, UK to San Francisco is an approximately 16-hour combination of train and flight. You can also fly; or do a combination of train and flight. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 8 hours. In April, San Francisco is somewhat warmer than Cardiff - with highs of 22°C and lows of 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in San Francisco

Museums Parks Tours
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

4
nights
New Orleans

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.
New Orleans is known for historic sites, museums, nightlife, shopping, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: brush up on your military savvy at The National WWII Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Louis Cathedral, tour the pleasant surroundings at Audubon Zoo, and take a stroll through Garden District.

To find reviews, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, refer to the New Orleans tour itinerary site .

Traveling by flight from San Francisco to New Orleans takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car; or drive. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from San Francisco to New Orleans due to the time zone difference. Traveling from San Francisco in April, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in New Orleans, with lows of 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can travel to Nashville.

Things to do in New Orleans

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
The National WWII Museum ©
The National WWII Museum
Garden District ©
Garden District

2
nights
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 13th (Mon), have some family-friendly fun at The Escape Game Nashville (Downtown), then pause for some serene contemplation at Christ Church Cathedral, and then sample some tasty brews at a beer tour and tasting. Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, contemplate the long history of Lotz House Museum, then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Nelson's Green Brier Distillery, and finally catch a live performance at Grand Ole Opry.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Nashville trip planning site .

You can fly from New Orleans to Nashville in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from New Orleans in April, expect cooler with lows of 11°C in Nashville. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Nashville

Tours Museums Nightlife

Side Trip

Lotz House Museum
Highlights from your plan
Beer Tastings & Tours
The Escape Game Nashville (Downtown) ©
Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum ©

5
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: admire the masterpieces at The Art Institute of Chicago, examine the collection at The Field Museum, meet the residents at Lincoln Park Zoo, and have some family-friendly fun at Fox in a Box Chicago.

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Traveling by flight from Nashville to Chicago takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, bus, and subway; or drive. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Nashville in April, with highs in Chicago at 17°C and lows at 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) early enough to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums Parks Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Ernest Hemingway Birthplace
Highlights from your plan
Fox in a Box Chicago ©
Fox in a Box Chicago
The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
Museum of Science and Industry ©
Museum of Science and Industry

5
nights
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: examine the collection at National Air and Space Museum, explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Art, take in the spiritual surroundings of Washington National Cathedral, and take an in-depth tour of United States Holocaust Memorial Museum.

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

You can fly from Chicago to Washington DC in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Chicago to Washington DC due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Chicago in April; daily highs in Washington DC reach 23°C and lows reach 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Boston.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
Highlights from your plan
Walking tours
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art

5
nights
Boston

Boston ©
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.
Get out of town with these interesting Boston side-trips: Cape Cod Canal (in Buzzards Bay) and Sandwich (Sandwich Glass Museum & Heritage Museums & Gardens). There's still lots to do: explore the world behind art at Museum of Fine Arts, engage your brain at Museum of Science, explore and take pictures at Fenway Park, and wander the streets of Newbury Street.

For where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Boston road trip planning app .

Traveling by flight from Washington DC to Boston takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Washington DC in April, with highs in Boston at 15°C and lows at 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Boston

Museums Childrens Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Sandwich, Brookline Booksmith, Mount Auburn Cemetery, Cape Cod Canal
Highlights from your plan
Museum of Fine Arts ©
Museum of Fine Arts
Fenway Park ©
Fenway Park
Heritage Museums & Gardens ©
Heritage Museums & Gardens

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