31 days in United States Itinerary

31 days in United States Itinerary

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Fargo
— 1 night
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Minneapolis
— 2 nights
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Des Moines
— 2 nights
4
Iowa City
— 2 nights
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Wisconsin Dells
— 2 nights
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Madison
— 2 nights
7
West Allis
— 1 night
8
Milwaukee
— 2 nights
9
Green Bay
— 1 night
10
Mackinac Island
— 1 night
11
Ann Arbor
— 2 nights
12
Detroit
— 2 nights
13
Sandusky
— 2 nights
14
Dayton
— 2 nights
15
Morgantown
— 2 nights
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Harpers Ferry
— 3 nights

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Fargo

Fargo ©
Fargo is the most populous city in the state of North Dakota, accounting for over 15% of the state population. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Sat): take an in-depth tour of Historical and Cultural Society of Clay County, get engrossed in the history at Fargo Air Museum, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Sts. Anne & Joachim Catholic Church, and finally learn about winemaking at Maple River Winery.

For where to stay, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Fargo journey builder.

Seattle to Fargo is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Traveling from Seattle to Fargo, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. In November, Fargo is slightly colder than Seattle - with highs of 40°F and lows of 23°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) so you can travel to Minneapolis.

Things to do in Fargo

Museums · Wineries · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Maple River Winery, Historical and Cultural Society of Clay County
Highlights from your plan
Fargo Air Museum ©
Fargo Air Museum
Maple River Winery ©
Maple River Winery

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Minneapolis

Minneapolis ©
Located on both banks of the Mississippi River, Minneapolis salutes the state's love of the outdoors with numerous lakes, wetlands, creeks, and waterfalls--many connected to one another by a national scenic byway great for sightseeing.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Sun): explore the activities along Chain of Lakes, wander the streets of Summit Avenue, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica of St. Mary. On the 4th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at Como-Harriet Streetcar Line, explore the different monuments and memorials at Lakewood Cemetery, then take in the dramatic scenery at St. Anthony Falls, and finally explore the landscape on two wheels at Mill Ruins Park.

To find traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Minneapolis trip itinerary builder app.

Traveling by flight from Fargo to Minneapolis takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In November in Minneapolis, expect temperatures between 43°F during the day and 28°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Mon) early enough to travel to Des Moines.

Things to do in Minneapolis

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Summit Avenue
Highlights from your plan
Chain of Lakes ©
Chain of Lakes
Summit Avenue
Summit Avenue
Basilica of St. Mary ©
Basilica of St. Mary

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Des Moines

Des Moines ©
Des Moines is the capital and the most populous city in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Tue): contemplate the long history of Bob Feller Hometown Exhibit, examine the collection at World Food Prize Hall of Laureates, then don't miss a visit to The Temple for Performing Arts, and finally indulge your thirst for a good beer at Confluence Brewing Company. On the 6th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: learn about winemaking at La Vida Loca Winery, then ponder the world of politics at Terrace Hill, then get engrossed in the history at Wells Fargo Museum, and finally indulge your thirst for a good beer at Peace Tree Brewing Company - Des Moines Branch.

For more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Des Moines online attractions planner.

You can fly from Minneapolis to Des Moines in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Minneapolis in November, expect nights in Des Moines to be about the same, around 32°F, while days are somewhat warmer, around 51°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Iowa City.

Things to do in Des Moines

Historic Sites · Museums · Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

Bob Feller Hometown Exhibit, La Vida Loca Winery
Highlights from your plan
Bob Feller Hometown Exhibit ©
Bob Feller Hometown Exhibit
La Vida Loca Winery ©
La Vida Loca Winery
Terrace Hill ©
Terrace Hill

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Iowa City

Iowa City ©
Iowa City is a city in Johnson County, Iowa, United States. Kick off your visit on the 7th (Thu): walk around Terry Trueblood Recreational Area, contemplate the long history of Kalona Historical Village, hike along Clear Creek Trail, then relax in the rural setting at Wilson's Orchard, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Iowa Avenue Literary Walk. Keep things going the next day: learn about winemaking at Fireside Winery, do a tasting at Ackerman Winery, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Mormon Handcart Site.

To see traveler tips, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Iowa City road trip planning site.

Drive from Des Moines to Iowa City in 2 hours. In November, daytime highs in Iowa City are 49°F, while nighttime lows are 29°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) early enough to travel to Wisconsin Dells.

Things to do in Iowa City

Historic Sites · Wineries · Parks

Side Trips

Kalona Historical Village, Clear Creek Trail, Fireside Winery, Ackerman Winery
Highlights from your plan
Kalona Historical Village ©
Kalona Historical Village
Fireside Winery ©
Fireside Winery
Mormon Handcart Site ©
Mormon Handcart Site

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Wisconsin Dells

Wisconsin Dells ©
Named after a nearby scenic gorge famous for its steep sandstone formations, Wisconsin Dells features more than 20 water parks, making it one of the most popular vacation areas in this region.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Sat): stop by Capones Old Time Pic. Studio, then sample the fine beverages at Wollersheim Winery & Distillery, then indulge your thirst for a good beer at Port Huron Brewing Company, and finally make a trip to Carr Valley Cheese. Here are some ideas for day two: do a tasting at Fawn Creek Winery and then see the interesting displays at H.H. Bennett Studio & Museum.

To find ratings, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Wisconsin Dells visit planner.

Traveling by car from Iowa City to Wisconsin Dells takes 3.5 hours. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Iowa City in November: highs in Wisconsin Dells hover around 43°F, while lows dip to 27°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) so you can drive to Madison.

Things to do in Wisconsin Dells

Wineries · Breweries & Distilleries · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Wollersheim Winery & Distillery
Highlights from your plan
Wollersheim Winery & Distillery ©
Wollersheim Winery & Distillery
H.H. Bennett Studio & Museum ©
H.H. Bennett Studio & Museum
Fawn Creek Winery ©
Fawn Creek Winery

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Madison

Madison ©
Madison might be the capital of Wisconsin, but students rather than politicians give the city its identity.
On the 11th (Mon), take an in-depth tour of Livsreise Norwegian Heritage Center, look for all kinds of wild species at Aldo Leopold Nature Center, and then look for all kinds of wild species at University of Wisconsin-Madison Arboretum. On the 12th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: enjoy some music at Overture Center for the Arts, then admire the masterpieces at Chazen Museum of Art, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of First Unitarian Meeting House of Madison.

To see where to stay, photos, maps, and more tourist information, read our Madison online day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Wisconsin Dells to Madison takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus. In November, daytime highs in Madison are 46°F, while nighttime lows are 29°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to West Allis.

Things to do in Madison

Parks · Wildlife · Museums

Side Trip

Livsreise Norwegian Heritage Center
Highlights from your plan
University of Wisconsin-Madison Arboretum ©
Overture Center for the Arts ©
Overture Center for the Arts
Chazen Museum of Art ©
Chazen Museum of Art

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West Allis

West Allis ©
West Allis is a city in Milwaukee County, Wisconsin, United States. Start off your visit on the 13th (Wed): stop by Wisconsin State Fair Park, admire the natural beauty at Boerner Botanical Gardens, and then let little ones run wild at Greenfield Park.

To see reviews, maps, photos, and tourist information, read West Allis trip site.

Drive from Madison to West Allis in 1.5 hours. In November, daytime highs in West Allis are 45°F, while nighttime lows are 30°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Milwaukee.

Things to do in West Allis

Parks · Fun & Games · Shopping

Side Trip

Boerner Botanical Gardens
Highlights from your plan
Greenfield Park ©
Greenfield Park
Wisconsin State Fair Park ©
Wisconsin State Fair Park
Boerner Botanical Gardens ©
Boerner Botanical Gardens

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Milwaukee

Milwaukee ©
Milwaukee boasts well-preserved historical districts with a rich European past and a strong beer-brewing tradition.
On the 14th (Thu), visit a coastal fixture at Wind Point Lighthouse, then grab your bike and head to Grant Park, and then admire the landmark architecture of St. Joan of Arc Chapel. Keep things going the next day: tee off at Blackwolf Run and then do a tasting at The Blind Horse Winery.

Plan my day in Milwaukee using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Milwaukee is just a short distance from West Allis. Expect a daytime high around 48°F in November, and nighttime lows around 33°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) so you can go by car to Green Bay.

Things to do in Milwaukee

Outdoors · Golf · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Kohler, Grant Park, Wind Point Lighthouse
Highlights from your plan
Blackwolf Run ©
Blackwolf Run
Wind Point Lighthouse ©
Wind Point Lighthouse
St. Joan of Arc Chapel ©
St. Joan of Arc Chapel

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Green Bay

Green Bay ©
Home of the Green Bay Packers, the city of Green Bay centers around sports and is home to hundreds of notable football icons, including Brett Favre and Curly Lambeau.
On the 16th (Sat), appreciate the extensive heritage of Walk of Legends and then see the interesting displays at Green Bay Packer Hall of Fame.

To find more things to do, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Green Bay day trip site.

You can drive from Milwaukee to Green Bay in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. In November, plan for daily highs up to 45°F, and evening lows to 29°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Mackinac Island.

Things to do in Green Bay

Historic Sites · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Green Bay Packer Hall of Fame ©
Green Bay Packer Hall of Fame

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Mackinac Island

Mackinac Island ©
Mackinac Island is a city in Mackinac County in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Sun): Head underground at Eagle Point Cave, steep yourself in history at Fort Holmes, then steep yourself in history at Biddle House, then pause for some serene contemplation at St Anne's Catholic Church, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Trinity Church.

To see maps, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Mackinac Island travel planning site.

Traveling by combination of flight and ferry from Green Bay to Mackinac Island takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, car, and ferry. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time is 1 hour. Expect a daytime high around 42°F in November, and nighttime lows around 32°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Ann Arbor.

Things to do in Mackinac Island

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature
Highlights from your plan
St Anne's Catholic Church ©
St Anne's Catholic Church
Fort Holmes ©
Fort Holmes
Biddle House ©
Biddle House

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Ann Arbor

Ann Arbor ©
Ann Arbor is a city in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 18th (Mon): visit Hill Auditorium, then browse the exhibits of Cobblestone Farm, and then test your problem-solving skills at Decode Ann Arbor. On your second day here, get curious at Leslie Science Center, get engrossed in the history at Kelsey Museum of Archaeology, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Nickels Arcade, and finally stop by State Street.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Ann Arbor trip planning tool.

Do a combination of ferry and flight from Mackinac Island to Ann Arbor in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus; or do a combination of ferry and bus. When traveling from Mackinac Island in November, plan for somewhat warmer days in Ann Arbor, with highs around 48°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 29°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Detroit.

Things to do in Ann Arbor

Museums · Neighborhoods · Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
Cobblestone Farm ©
Cobblestone Farm
Kelsey Museum of Archaeology ©
Kelsey Museum of Archaeology
Leslie Science Center ©
Leslie Science Center

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Detroit

Detroit ©
Founded in 1701 by a French explorer and adventurer, Detroit exerted a profound impact on the world for most of the 20th century.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Wed): steep yourself in history at Yates Cider Mill, trek along Paint Creek Trail, and then wander the streets of Campus Martius Park. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the long history of Franklin Cider Mill, then explore the galleries of Edsel & Eleanor Ford House, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Old St. Mary's Church, and finally steep yourself in history at Motown Museum.

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

Drive from Ann Arbor to Detroit in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In November, daytime highs in Detroit are 48°F, while nighttime lows are 34°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) early enough to go by car to Sandusky.

Things to do in Detroit

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums

Side Trips

Yates Cider Mill, Franklin Cider Mill, Paint Creek Trail, Edsel & Eleanor Ford House
Highlights from your plan
Franklin Cider Mill ©
Franklin Cider Mill
Edsel & Eleanor Ford House ©
Edsel & Eleanor Ford House
Yates Cider Mill ©
Yates Cider Mill

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Sandusky

Sandusky ©
Sandusky positively bustles in the summertime due to its famed amusement park.
On the 22nd (Fri), learn about winemaking at Firelands Winery and then make a splash at Kalahari Waterparks. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat): examine the collection at Sandusky Maritime Museum and then make a splash at Cedar Point.

To find more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Sandusky trip itinerary tool.

Traveling by car from Detroit to Sandusky takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In November, daily temperatures in Sandusky can reach 51°F, while at night they dip to 36°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) early enough to go by car to Dayton.

Things to do in Sandusky

Theme Parks · Wineries · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Cedar Point ©
Cedar Point
Firelands Winery ©
Firelands Winery
Sandusky Maritime Museum ©
Sandusky Maritime Museum

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Dayton

Dayton ©
Home of airplane pioneers the Wright brothers, Dayton prides itself on its inventors, including Charles F.
On the 24th (Sun), see the interesting displays at The Wright Cycle Company Complex, examine the collection at America's Packard Museum - The Citizens Motorcar Co., then contemplate the long history of Carillon Historical Park, and finally appreciate the history behind Dayton National Cemetery. Keep things going the next day: learn about all things military at Miami Valley Military History Museum and then explore the striking landscape of Dayton Aviation Heritage National Historical Park.

For ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Dayton trip builder app.

Getting from Sandusky to Dayton by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around 52°F in November, and nighttime lows around 34°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) so you can travel to Morgantown.

Things to do in Dayton

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature
Highlights from your plan
Carillon Historical Park ©
Carillon Historical Park

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Morgantown

Morgantown ©
Morgantown is a city in and the county seat of Monongalia County, West Virginia, situated along the banks of the Monongahela River. Start off your visit on the 26th (Tue): learn about winemaking at Forks of Cheat Winery, explore the world behind art at Art Museum Of WVU, then work some fitness into your day at Caperton Trail, and finally stop by Old Stone House Gift Shop. Keep things going the next day: pause for some photo ops at Don Knotts Statue, look for all kinds of wild species at Cheat Lake Trail, then steep yourself in history at Mount Washington Tavern, and finally take in the history at Jumonville Glen.

To find photos, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Morgantown trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from Dayton to Morgantown in 4.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of flight and car. Expect a daytime high around 55°F in November, and nighttime lows around 36°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Harpers Ferry.

Things to do in Morgantown

Parks · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trips

Jumonville Glen, Mount Washington Tavern
Highlights from your plan
Mount Washington Tavern ©
Mount Washington Tavern
Forks of Cheat Winery ©
Forks of Cheat Winery
Art Museum Of WVU ©
Art Museum Of WVU

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Harpers Ferry

Harpers Ferry ©
With a population of less than 300, Harpers Ferry is as quaint as they come.
Explore hidden gems such as Little Round Top and Appalachian Trail. Take a break from the city and head to Harpers Ferry National Historical Park and Ballenger Creek Linear Trail. There's lots more to do: explore the different monuments and memorials at Antietam National Cemetery, get great views at Jefferson Rock, don't miss a visit to White Hall Tavern, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Ruins of St. John's Episcopal Church.

For more things to do, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Harpers Ferry trip planner.

Traveling by car from Morgantown to Harpers Ferry takes 3 hours. In November, daytime highs in Harpers Ferry are 56°F, while nighttime lows are 34°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Harpers Ferry

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Appalachian Trail, Little Round Top, Antietam National Cemetery, Ballenger Creek Linear Trail
Highlights from your plan
Little Round Top ©
Little Round Top
Antietam National Cemetery ©
Antietam National Cemetery
Appalachian Trail ©
Appalachian Trail