31 days in United States Itinerary

31 days in United States Itinerary

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New York City
— 6 nights
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Chicago
— 5 nights
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Minneapolis
— 3 nights
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Yellowstone National Park
— 6 nights
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Grand Teton National Park
— 4 nights
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Keystone
— 6 nights

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New York City

New York City ©

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.
Family-friendly places like Central Park and Empire State Building will thrill your kids. Step out of New York City to go to Bronx and see Bronx Zoo, which is approximately 36 minutes away. The adventure continues: browse the exhibits of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, take in panoramic vistas at Top of the Rock, pause for some photo ops at Statue of Liberty National Monument, and take an in-depth tour of Ellis Island.

For where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, use the New York City online trip itinerary maker.

London, UK to New York City is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from London to New York City is minus 5 hours. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from London in August; daily highs in New York City reach 34°C and lows reach 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Chicago.

Things to do in New York City

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Zoos & Aquariums

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Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Bronx Zoo ©
Bronx Zoo

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Chicago

Chicago ©

Windy City

A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Bring the kids along to Museum of Science and Industry and Field Museum. Get out of town with these interesting Chicago side-trips: Whirlpool Compass Fountain (in Saint Joseph) and South Bend (Grotto of Our Lady Lourdes & Basilica of the Sacred Heart). And it doesn't end there: admire the masterpieces at The Art Institute of Chicago, stroll around Millennium Park, get in on the family fun at Fox in a Box Chicago, and don't miss a visit to Buckingham Fountain.

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Traveling by flight from New York City to Chicago takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from New York City to Chicago due to the time zone difference. In August, plan for daily highs up to 33°C, and evening lows to 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Minneapolis.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums · Childrens Museums · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Fox in a Box Chicago ©
Fox in a Box Chicago
Museum of Science and Industry ©
Museum of Science and Industry
Lincoln Park Zoo ©
Lincoln Park Zoo

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Minneapolis

Minneapolis ©

The City of Lakes

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.
Bring the kids along to CHS Field and Square Lake Park. Change things up with these side-trips from Minneapolis: Extreme Sandbox (in Hastings), Baker Park Reserve (in Maple Plain) and Clemens Gardens (in Saint Cloud). Next up on the itinerary: have some family-friendly fun at The Escape Game and get to know the fascinating history of Wabasha Street Bridge.

To find more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Minneapolis vacation builder site.

Traveling by flight from Chicago to Minneapolis takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. August in Minneapolis sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 20°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Minneapolis

Parks · Fun & Games · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Clemens Gardens ©
Clemens Gardens
Baker Park Reserve ©
Baker Park Reserve
CHS Field ©
CHS Field

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Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone National Park ©

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.
Attractions like Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone and Hayden Valley make great kid-friendly stops. Next up on the itinerary: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Washburn, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Lake Butte Overlook, witness a stunning natural landmark at Upper Geyser Basin, and take in the dramatic scenery at Kepler Cascades.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Yellowstone National Park route planner.

You can fly from Minneapolis to Yellowstone National Park in 6.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus, shuttle, and car. Traveling from Minneapolis to Yellowstone National Park, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Minneapolis in August, plan for a bit cooler days and much colder nights in Yellowstone National Park: temperatures range from 24°C by day to 3°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) so you can drive to Grand Teton National Park.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks · Nature · Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Yellowstone Lake ©
Yellowstone Lake
Hayden Valley ©
Hayden Valley

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Grand Teton National Park

Grand Teton National Park ©

Mountains of the Imagination

The peaks of Grand Teton National Park aren't the highest in the world, but they sit atop what might be nature's archetypes for mountains.
Bring the kids along to Grand Teton and Teton Park Road. And it doesn't end there: hike along Cascade Canyon Trail, stroll through Taggart Lake, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Cathedral Group, and take in the dramatic natural features at Inspiration Point.

To find where to stay, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Grand Teton National Park trip itinerary maker app.

Traveling by car from Yellowstone National Park to Grand Teton National Park takes 1.5 hours. When traveling from Yellowstone National Park in August, plan for a bit warmer days in Grand Teton National Park, with highs around 30°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) early enough to travel to Keystone.

Things to do in Grand Teton National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Scenic Drive
Highlights from your plan
Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton
Cascade Canyon Trail ©
Cascade Canyon Trail
Teton Park Road
Teton Park Road

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Keystone

Keystone ©

Home Of Mount Rushmore

Fewer than 400 people call Keystone home year-round, but the population explodes in summer when crowds flock to nearby Mount Rushmore.
Family-friendly places like Mount Rushmore National Memorial and Rushmore Tramway Adventures will thrill your kids. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Keystone: Custer (Black Hills National Forest, Needles Eye Tunnel, &more). There's much more to do: get in on the family fun at Rush Mountain Adventure Park, get a new perspective on nature at The Museum @ Black Hills Institute, go deep underground at Big Thunder Gold Mine, and cruise along Iron Mountain Road.

To find photos, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Keystone holiday planning site.

Getting from Grand Teton National Park to Keystone by flight takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of car, bus, and taxi. Traveling from Grand Teton National Park in August, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Keystone, with lows around 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Keystone

Parks · Nature · Theme Parks · Outdoors

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Mount Rushmore National Memorial ©
Mount Rushmore National Memorial
Rushmore Tramway Adventures ©
Rushmore Tramway Adventures
Rush Mountain Adventure Park ©
Rush Mountain Adventure Park

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