30 days in United States Itinerary

30 days in United States Itinerary

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Start: Brisbane
Fly:  22 h 30 min
1
New Orleans
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h
2
Vicksburg
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h 45 min
3
Chattanooga
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 45 min
4
Chicago
— 3 nights
Fly:  3 h 45 min
5
Cincinnati
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
6
Louisville
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
7
Bowling Green
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
8
Nashville
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
9
Lynchburg
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 15 min
10
Muscle Shoals
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
11
Memphis
— 2 nights
Fly:  8 h 45 min
12
Clarkdale
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  25 h
End: Brisbane

2
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.
On the 1st (Sat), shop like a local with Jamie Hayes Gallery. On the 2nd (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at The National WWII Museum, get to know the fascinating history of Jackson Square, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of French Quarter.

For other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, use the New Orleans travel route builder site.

Brisbane, Australia to New Orleans is an approximately 21.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Brisbane to New Orleans is minus 16 hours. When traveling from Brisbane in June, plan for somewhat warmer days and warmer nights in New Orleans: temperatures range from 33°C by day to 33°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) to allow time to drive to Vicksburg.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
The National WWII Museum ©
The National WWII Museum
Immaculate Conception Church ©
Immaculate Conception Church

2
nights
Vicksburg

Vicksburg ©
Vicksburg is the only city and county seat of Warren County, Mississippi, United States. Kick off your visit on the 4th (Tue): witness the site of a historic battle at Vicksburg National Military Park, thenmake a trip to St. Andrew's Cathedral, thenhave fun and explore at Mississippi Children's Museum, and finally steep yourself in history at Anchuca Mansion. Keep things going the next day: steep yourself in history at Old Courthouse, examine the collection at Jesse Brent Lower Mississippi River Museum and Interpretive Center, thenstroll the grounds of Vicksburg National Cemetery, thentake a tour of U.S.S. Cairo Museum, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Church of the Holy Trinity.

To find ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read our Vicksburg road trip planning tool.

Drive from New Orleans to Vicksburg in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and car; or fly. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from New Orleans in June since evenings lows in Vicksburg dip to 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) early enough to travel to Chattanooga.

Things to do in Vicksburg

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Jackson
Highlights from your plan
Vicksburg National Military Park ©
Vicksburg National Military Park
U.S.S. Cairo Museum ©
U.S.S. Cairo Museum
Vicksburg National Cemetery ©
Vicksburg National Cemetery

2
nights
Chattanooga

Once saddled with the reputation of being one of the country's dirtiest cities, Chattanooga now boasts a pedestrian-friendly downtown with a network of leafy waterfront trails and free electric shuttles.
Hunter Museum of American Art and Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum will appeal to museum buffs. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at River Rafting & Tubing and Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park. Take a break from Chattanooga with a short trip to Ocoee Outdoors, Inc. in Ocoee, about 56 minutes away. The adventure continues: witness the site of a historic battle at Point Park - Lookout Mountain Battlefields, shop like a local with Moon Pie General Store, Head underground at Raccoon Mountain Caverns, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Bluff View Art District.

For photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Chattanooga trip maker app.

Traveling by flight from Vicksburg to Chattanooga takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time is 1 hour. Expect a daytime high around 37°C in June, and nighttime lows around 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) early enough to travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Chattanooga

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Ocoee, Fort Oglethorpe, Point Park - Lookout Mountain Battlefields
Highlights from your plan
River Rafting & Tubing
Point Park - Lookout Mountain Battlefields ©

3
nights
Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Lakefront Trail and Chicago Riverwalk. Popular historic sites such as Riverwalk Lot and Cantigny Park are in your itinerary. Next up on the itinerary: explore the world behind art at The Art Institute of Chicago, take in the spiritual surroundings of Holy Name Cathedral, see the interesting displays at Richard H. Driehaus Museum, and admire the local landmark of Buckingham Fountain.

For where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Chicago trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Chattanooga to Chicago in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Chattanooga to Chicago. Traveling from Chattanooga in June, things will get little chillier in Chicago: highs are around 32°C and lows about 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) so you can travel to Cincinnati.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Cantigny Park, Riverwalk Lot
Highlights from your plan
Richard H. Driehaus Museum ©
Richard H. Driehaus Museum
Cantigny Park ©
Cantigny Park
The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago

3
nights
Cincinnati

Cincinnati
Situated on the north bank of the Ohio River, Cincinnati distinguished itself as the only U.S.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Ark Encounter and Spring Grove Cemetery & Arboretum. Appreciate the collections at Creation Museum and American Sign Museum. Venture out of the city with trips to Dayton (Carillon Historical Park & Dayton Art Institute) and William Arnold Log House (in Williamstown). The adventure continues: learn more about the world around you at Cincinnati Museum Center and take in the views from Roebling Suspension Bridge.

To see ratings, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read Cincinnati trip builder tool.

You can fly from Chicago to Cincinnati in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Chicago to Cincinnati, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In June, plan for daily highs up to 33°C, and evening lows to 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) so you can drive to Louisville.

Things to do in Cincinnati

Museums Childrens Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Dayton, Williamstown, Creation Museum
Highlights from your plan
Ark Encounter
Ark Encounter
Creation Museum ©
Creation Museum
Carillon Historical Park ©
Carillon Historical Park

2
nights
Louisville

Louisville ©
Kentucky’s largest city, Louisville, is best known as the home of the Kentucky Derby.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sat): sample the fine beverages at Copper & Kings American Brandy Distillery, thenexplore the different monuments and memorials at Cave Hill Cemetery, thensee the interesting displays at Kentucky Derby Museum, and finally try your luck at Churchill Downs. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: go on a hair-raising tour with Old Louisville, thencontemplate the long history of Conrad-Caldwell House Museum (Conrad's Castle), thenexamine the collection at Muhammad Ali Center, and finally snap pictures at The Big Four Bridge.

To see other places to visit, photos, reviews, and tourist information, use the Louisville visit planner.

Getting from Cincinnati to Louisville by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. Traveling from Cincinnati in June, Louisville is a bit warmer at night with lows of 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) early enough to drive to Bowling Green.

Things to do in Louisville

Museums Historic Sites Tours
Highlights from your plan
Cave Hill Cemetery ©
Cave Hill Cemetery
Conrad-Caldwell House Museum (Conrad's Castle) ©
Kentucky Derby Museum ©
Kentucky Derby Museum

2
nights
Bowling Green

Bowling Green ©
Bowling Green is a home rule-class city in and the county seat of Warren County, Kentucky, United States. On the 17th (Mon), explore the fascinating underground world of Lost River Cave, take an in-depth tour of Aviation Heritage Park, thensee the interesting displays at National Corvette Museum, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Joseph Catholic Church. Keep things going the next day: take an in-depth tour of Historic RailPark & Train Museum, Head underground at Onyx Cave, thenexamine the collection at Dinosaur World, thenHead underground at Diamond Caverns, and finally bet on your favorite at NCM Motorsports Park.

Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to Bowling Green fast, fun, and easy.

Traveling by car from Louisville to Bowling Green takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Louisville to Bowling Green due to the time zone difference. In June in Bowling Green, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 22°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) so you can drive to Nashville.

Things to do in Bowling Green

Museums Parks Nature

Side Trips

Cave City, Diamond Caverns
Highlights from your plan
National Corvette Museum ©
National Corvette Museum
Diamond Caverns ©
Diamond Caverns
Lost River Cave ©
Lost River Cave

3
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.
Let the collections at RCA Studio B and Lane Motor Museum capture your imagination. Do some cultural sightseeing at Lotz House Museum and Downtown Franklin. Get out of town with these interesting Nashville side-trips: Franklin (Carnton & Carter House). There's still lots to do: get engrossed in the history at Tennessee State Museum, examine the collection at Madame Tussauds Nashville, stroll through Cheekwood, and admire the majestic nature at Bicentennial Capitol Mall State Park.

For where to stay, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Nashville road trip planning tool.

You can drive from Bowling Green to Nashville in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In June in Nashville, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 22°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) so you can go by car to Lynchburg.

Things to do in Nashville

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Franklin
Highlights from your plan
RCA Studio B ©
RCA Studio B
Lotz House Museum ©
Lotz House Museum
Carnton ©
Carnton

1
night
Lynchburg

Lynchburg ©
Lynchburg is a city in the south-central region of the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): stroll the grounds of Lynchburg City Cemetery, do a tasting at Lynchburg Winery, steep yourself in history at Moore County Courthouse, see the interesting displays at Old Jail Museum, thenlook for gifts at MoonPie General Store, and finally make a trip to Diamond Gusset Jean Company.

To find photos, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read Lynchburg trip planner.

You can drive from Nashville to Lynchburg in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. In June, daytime highs in Lynchburg are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Muscle Shoals.

Things to do in Lynchburg

Historic Sites Breweries & Distilleries Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Lynchburg City Cemetery ©
Lynchburg City Cemetery
Old Jail Museum ©
Old Jail Museum
Lynchburg Winery ©
Lynchburg Winery

2
nights
Muscle Shoals

Muscle Shoals ©
Muscle Shoals is the largest city in Colbert County, Alabama, United States. On the 23rd (Sun), play a few rounds at The Shoals Golf Club - Fighting Joe Course, steep yourself in history at Frank Lloyd Wright's Rosenbaum House, and then steep yourself in history at Ivy Green. Here are some ideas for day two: steep yourself in history at Fame Recording Studios, see the interesting displays at Muscle Shoals Sound Studio, examine the collection at Jesse Owens Museum, thenget engrossed in the history at Oakville Indian Mounds Education Center, and finally contemplate the long history of Pond Spring.

To find other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Muscle Shoals holiday planner.

Getting from Lynchburg to Muscle Shoals by car takes about 2.5 hours. When traveling from Lynchburg in June, plan for somewhat warmer days in Muscle Shoals, with highs around 38°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Memphis.

Things to do in Muscle Shoals

Historic Sites Museums Golf

Side Trips

Pond Spring, Frank Lloyd Wright's Rosenbaum House, Muscle Shoals Sound Studio, Jesse Owens Museum, Ivy Green
Highlights from your plan
Frank Lloyd Wright's Rosenbaum House ©
Frank Lloyd Wright's Rosenbaum House
Muscle Shoals Sound Studio ©
Muscle Shoals Sound Studio
Oakville Indian Mounds Education Center ©
Oakville Indian Mounds Education Center

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nights
Memphis

Memphis ©
The largest city on the Mississippi River, Memphis bills itself as both the "Birthplace of Rock" and "Home of the Blues." With such a rich musical heritage, it shouldn't come as a surprise that Elvis Presley chose to live in Memphis during his later years.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Tue): get engrossed in the history at Slave Haven / Burkle Estate Museum, thensee the interesting displays at Stax Museum of American Soul Music, thenexplore the different monuments and memorials at Elmwood Cemetery, and finally take an in-depth tour of Memphis Rock 'n' Soul Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: pause for some photo ops at National Civil Rights Museum - Lorraine Motel, thentry your luck at Southland Park Gaming and Racing, and then get to know the resident critters at Memphis Zoo.

Plan trip to Memphis with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

You can drive from Muscle Shoals to Memphis in 3 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to 37°C, and evening lows to 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) so you can travel to Clarkdale.

Things to do in Memphis

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Southland Park Gaming and Racing
Highlights from your plan
Slave Haven / Burkle Estate Museum ©
Slave Haven / Burkle Estate Museum
Stax Museum of American Soul Music ©
Stax Museum of American Soul Music
Memphis Rock 'n' Soul Museum ©
Memphis Rock 'n' Soul Museum

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night
Clarkdale

Clarkdale ©
Clarkdale is a town in Yavapai County, Arizona, United States. On the 27th (Thu), admire the majestic nature at Jerome State Historic Park, thenadmire the masterpieces at Arizona Copper Art Museum, thenexplore the ancient world of Tuzigoot National Monument, and finally learn about winemaking at Page Springs Cellars. Keep things going the next day: hike along Airport Mesa, immerse yourself in nature at Red Rock State Park, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Immaculate Conception Catholic Church.

To see maps, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Clarkdale trip planner.

Fly from Memphis to Clarkdale in 9 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Memphis to Clarkdale. In June, daytime highs in Clarkdale are 40°C, while nighttime lows are 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Clarkdale

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Sedona, Jerome State Historic Park, Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, Page Springs Cellars
Highlights from your plan
Jerome State Historic Park ©
Jerome State Historic Park
Red Rock State Park ©
Red Rock State Park
Arizona Copper Art Museum ©
Arizona Copper Art Museum

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