30 days in United States Itinerary

30 days in United States Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States trip builder

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Miami
— 3 nights
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Orlando
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Jacksonville
— 1 night
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Atlanta
— 2 nights
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Nashville
— 2 nights
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New Orleans
— 2 nights
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Houston
— 1 night
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Austin
— 2 nights
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Denver
— 2 nights
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Pueblo
— 2 nights
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Monument Valley
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Page
— 1 night
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Grand Canyon National Park
— 1 day
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Las Vegas
— 3 nights
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Los Angeles
— 2 nights
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Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park
— 1 night
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Yosemite National Park
— 2 nights
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— 2 nights
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Miami

— 3 nights

Magic City

Florida’s mecca of fun in the sun, the lively tropical metropolis of Miami is one of the world’s top vacation spots.
Get outdoors at South Beach and Fort Lauderdale Beach. Visit Lincoln Road and Art Deco Historic District for their historical value. There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at Vizcaya Museum and Gardens, get a taste of the local shopping with Bayside Marketplace, enjoy some diversion at Lock & Load Miami, and buy something for everyone on your list at Dolphin Mall.

For photos, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Miami day trip app.

Dusseldorf, Germany to Miami is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time, which is usually a -6 hour difference. Traveling from Dusseldorf in August, expect nights in Miami to be much hotter, around 30°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 38°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) early enough to travel to Orlando.

Things to do in Miami

Museums · Shopping · Parks · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Orlando

Theme Park Capital of the World

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.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): explore the world behind art at Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art and then look for gifts at The Mall at Millenia.

To see photos, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Orlando online holiday planner.

Getting from Miami to Orlando by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: fly; or drive; or take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Orlando can reach 37°C, while at night they dip to 27°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) early enough to go by car to Jacksonville.

Things to do in Orlando

Shopping · Museums

Side Trip

Jacksonville

— 1 night

The River City

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.
Discover how to plan a Jacksonville trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

Drive from Orlando to Jacksonville in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 24°C. On the 3rd (Fri), you'll travel to Atlanta.

Things to do in Jacksonville

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Wildlife

Atlanta

— 2 nights

The Capital of the South

Georgia’s largest city and capital, Atlanta is a thriving metropolis anchored by its southern roots.
On the 3rd (Fri), see the interesting displays at World of Coca-Cola, explore the world behind art at National Center for Civil and Human Rights, and then contemplate the long history of Centennial Olympic Park. On the 4th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the striking features of Fox Theatre, contemplate the long history of Martin Luther King Jr. National Historic Site, then admire nature's wide array of creatures at Georgia Aquarium, and finally get in on the family fun at SKYVIEW Atlanta.

For photos, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Atlanta trip maker site.

Traveling by car from Jacksonville to Atlanta takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive; or take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Atlanta are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) early enough to travel to Nashville.

Things to do in Atlanta

Parks · Museums · Zoos & Aquariums · Historic Sites

Nashville

— 2 nights

Music City U.S.A.

Known as the capital of country music, the thriving city of Nashville combines old-world southern charm with a progressive urban flair.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sun): steep yourself in history at Belle Meade Historic Site & Winery, stroll around Centennial Park, get to know the fascinating history of Bicentennial Capitol Mall State Park, then examine the collection at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, and finally take an in-depth tour of The Johnny Cash Museum & Cafe. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Mon): catch a live performance at Grand Ole Opry, sample the fine beverages at Smith Creek Moonshine, then contemplate the long history of Andrew Jackson's Hermitage, then pick up a one of a kind souvenir at Rare Bird Antique Mall, and finally test your team's savvy at The Escape Game Nashville (Berry Hill).

To see ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Nashville trip planner.

Drive from Atlanta to Nashville in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Atlanta to Nashville, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Atlanta in September, expect slightly colder with lows of 19°C in Nashville. On the 7th (Tue), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to New Orleans.

Things to do in Nashville

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping · Parks

Side Trips

New Orleans

— 2 nights

The Big Easy

Known for its Creole cuisine, rich musical tradition, and nearby swamps and plantations, New Orleans is one of the nation's oldest cities.
On the 7th (Tue), make a trip to Bourbon Street.

To see reviews, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our New Orleans route builder site.

You can drive from Nashville to New Orleans in 9 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Nashville in September, expect much hotter with lows of 33°C in New Orleans. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Houston.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Nature · Parks

Houston

— 1 night

Bayou City

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.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Thu): explore the different monuments and memorials at Glenwood Cemetery, examine the collection at Space Center Houston, and then kick back and relax at Pine Gully Park. On the next day, play a few rounds at Hermann Park, engage your brain at The Houston Museum of Natural Science, identify plant and animal life at Cockrell Butterfly Center, then stroll through Water Wall, and finally have some family-friendly fun at The Escape Game Houston.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read Houston trip maker tool.

Drive from New Orleans to Houston in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive; or take a bus. When traveling from New Orleans in September, plan for somewhat warmer days in Houston, with highs around 38°C, while nights are slightly colder with lows around 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Austin.

Things to do in Houston

Museums · Parks · Childrens Museums · Outdoors

Side Trip

Austin

— 2 nights

Live Music Capital of the World

Despite its laid-back college vibe, Austin is an influential center for politics, technology, film, and music.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Sat): take a stroll through 6th Street, view the masterpieces at Wild About Music, admire the striking features of The Driskill, see the interesting displays at LBJ Presidential Library, then take in the natural beauty of Barton Springs Pool, and finally wander the streets of South Congress Avenue.

To find ratings, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Austin trip planner.

Drive from Houston to Austin in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. September in Austin sees daily highs of 39°C and lows of 25°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to travel to Denver.

Things to do in Austin

Parks · Shopping · Neighborhoods · Museums

Denver

— 2 nights

Mile-High City

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 12th (Sun): see the sky in a new way at Denver Museum of Nature & Science, take in nature's colorful creations at Denver Botanic Gardens, steep yourself in history at Molly Brown House Museum, then see the interesting displays at Kirkland Museum of Fine & Decorative Art, and finally contemplate the long history of Dinosaur Ridge. On your second day here, get curious at Butterfly Pavilion and Insect Center, then take a stroll through 16th Street Mall, then explore the world behind art at Denver Art Museum, and finally contemplate the long history of Denver Union Station.

To see traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Denver journey website.

Traveling by flight from Austin to Denver takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Austin to Denver is minus 1 hour. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Austin in September; daily highs in Denver reach 30°C and lows reach 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Pueblo.

Things to do in Denver

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

Pueblo

— 2 nights
Pueblo is a home rule municipality that is the county seat and the most populous city of Pueblo County, Colorado, United States. Kick off your visit on the 14th (Tue): see the interesting displays at Steelworks Museum, examine the collection at Pueblo Weisbrod Aircraft Museum, appreciate the history behind Heroes Plaza - National Medal of Honor Memorial, then explore the historical opulence of Bishop Castle, and finally walk around City Park. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the long history of Rosemount Museum, admire the masterpieces at Sangre de Cristo Arts & Conference Center, make a trip to Center for American Values, then take an in-depth tour of El Pueblo History Museum, and finally get outside with Historic Arkansas Riverwalk of Pueblo.

To find reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Pueblo trip itinerary app.

Traveling by car from Denver to Pueblo takes 2 hours. Traveling from Denver in September, you will find days in Pueblo are a bit warmer (34°C), and nights are about the same (13°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Monument Valley.

Things to do in Pueblo

Museums · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trip

Monument Valley

Monument Valley is a region of the Colorado Plateau characterized by a cluster of vast sandstone buttes, the largest reaching 1000ft above the valley floor. Start off your visit on the 16th (Thu): examine the collection at Goulding’s Trading Post Museum..

To see where to stay, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read our Monument Valley day trip planning tool.

Getting from Pueblo to Monument Valley by car takes about 8 hours. September in Monument Valley sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can drive to Page.

Things to do in Monument Valley

Museums

Page

— 1 night

Center of Canyon Country

Originally little more than a simple camp constructed to house workers who built a nearby dam on the Colorado River, Page is now a popular stop for travelers preparing a trip to Arizona's canyon country.
To see other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Page day trip tool.

Traveling by car from Monument Valley to Page takes 2.5 hours. Traveling from Monument Valley in September, Page is a bit warmer at night with lows of 20°C. You will leave for Grand Canyon National Park on the 17th (Fri).

Things to do in Page

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Nature

Grand Canyon National Park

— 1 day
The size, shape, and color of Grand Canyon National Park combine to leave an impression on visitors as deep as the canyon itself.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Fri): add some entertainment to your itinerary with Hopi House, take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, and then take some stellar pictures from Mather Point.

Discover how to plan a Grand Canyon National Park trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Page to Grand Canyon National Park takes 4 hours. When traveling from Page in September, plan for slightly colder days and cooler nights in Grand Canyon National Park: temperatures range from 28°C by day to 7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Nightlife · Nature · Parks · Shopping

Las Vegas

— 3 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.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Sat): take in breathtaking views at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Spring Mountains Visitor Center, and then shop like a local with The Strip. On the next day, walk around Veteran's Memorial Park, identify plant and animal life at Lake Mead National Recreation Area, examine the collection at Boulder City/Hoover Dam Museum, enjoy breathtaking views from High Roller, then admire the natural beauty at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, and finally admire the local landmark of Fountains of Bellagio.

To see reviews, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Las Vegas trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas in 4.5 hours. Other options are to take a shuttle; or do a combination of bus and flight. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in September, plan for a bit warmer days in Las Vegas, with highs around 39°C, while nights are much warmer with lows around 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) early enough to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks · Nature · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Montana Avenue and Santa Monica Farmers Market. Get some cultural insight at Santa Monica Pier and The Getty Center. Step out of Los Angeles with an excursion to Third Street Promenade in Santa Monica--about 30 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at Santa Monica State Beach, see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory, tour the pleasant surroundings at Santa Monica Bay, and identify plant and animal life at Ballona Wetlands.

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Traveling by car from Las Vegas to Los Angeles takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Las Vegas in September, things will get slightly colder in Los Angeles: highs are around 34°C and lows about 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) to allow time to travel to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Shopping · Parks · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trip

Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park

— 1 night

A Land of Giants

With mountain peaks reaching past 4,250 m (14,000 ft) and trees stretching to over 75 m (250 ft) high, Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks present nature on a grand scale.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): trek along Big Stump Basin and then explore the striking landscape of Kings Canyon National Park.

For traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park trip planning website.

Traveling by flight from Los Angeles to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Los Angeles in September since evenings lows in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park dip to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Thu) to allow time for travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park

Parks · Trails · Outdoors · Nature

Yosemite National Park

— 2 nights
Massive granite mountains, towering waterfalls, groves of Giant Sequoia trees, and wilderness as far as the eye can see distinguish the landscape of Yosemite National Park.
You've now added Valley Visitor Center to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): don't miss a visit to Olmsted Point. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 24th (Fri): explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point, identify plant and animal life at Nature Center at Happy Isles, admire the sheer force of Vernal Fall, then make a trip to Ansel Adams Gallery, then get all the information you need at Valley Visitor Center, and finally admire the masterpieces at Yosemite Museum Gallery.

For more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Yosemite National Park travel planner.

You can drive from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park to Yosemite National Park in 4 hours. Another option is to drive. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park in September: highs in Yosemite National Park hover around 27°C, while lows dip to 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Sat) to allow time for travel to Sacramento.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Museums · Shopping · Scenic Drive

Sacramento

— 2 nights

River City

The capital city of America's most economically significant state, Sacramento is an important stop for any politico.
On the 25th (Sat), do a tasting at The Undergound Tasting Room. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the natural beauty at California State Capitol Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of the Blessed Sacrament, examine the collection at California State Railroad Museum, then explore the world behind art at Crocker Art Museum, and finally examine the collection at Old Sacramento Waterfront.

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Traveling by car from Yosemite National Park to Sacramento takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In September, Sacramento is a bit warmer than Yosemite National Park - with highs of 36°C and lows of 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Sacramento

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Trails

United States travel guide

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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.