32 days in United States Itinerary

32 days in United States Itinerary

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Saint Louis
— 2 nights
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Cedar Rapids
— 1 night
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Minneapolis
— 3 nights
4
Fargo
— 1 night
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Duluth
— 1 night
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Wisconsin Dells
— 3 nights
7
Milwaukee
— 2 nights
8
Chicago
— 4 nights
9
Delphi
— 1 day
10
Indianapolis
— 3 nights
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Columbus
— 3 nights
12
Detroit
— 2 nights
13
Cleveland
— 1 night
14
Pittsburgh
— 4 nights
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Niagara Falls
— 1 night

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Saint Louis

Saint Louis ©
Test the local claim that Saint Louis is second only to Washington, D.C.
The Gateway Arch has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): take in nature's colorful creations at Missouri Botanical Garden, pause for some photo ops at The Gateway Arch, and then examine the collection at Cardinals Hall of Fame and Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: stroll around Forest Park and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis.

To find other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Saint Louis road trip tool.

Kansas City to Saint Louis is an approximately 4.5-hour car ride. You can also fly; or take a bus. In July in Saint Louis, expect temperatures between 89°F during the day and 68°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) early enough to travel to Cedar Rapids.

Things to do in Saint Louis

Parks · Historic Sites · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis ©
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis
The Gateway Arch ©
The Gateway Arch
Forest Park ©
Forest Park

1
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Cedar Rapids

Cedar Rapids
Cedar Rapids is the second largest city in Iowa and is the county seat of Linn County. Start off your visit on the 4th (Sat): don't miss a visit to Grant Wood Window in Veteran's Memorial Auditorium.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Cedar Rapids vacation website.

Traveling by car from Saint Louis to Cedar Rapids takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. Traveling from Saint Louis in July, expect Cedar Rapids to be little chillier, temps between 82°F and 62°F. You'll have a few hours on the 4th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling to Minneapolis.

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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 4th (Sat): have some family-friendly fun at The Escape Game. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the sheer force of Minnehaha Park, then take in nature's colorful creations at Minneapolis Sculpture Garden, then explore the world behind art at Minneapolis Institute of Art, and finally explore the landscape on two wheels at Mill Ruins Park.

To find reviews, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Minneapolis itinerary builder.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Cedar Rapids to Minneapolis. Expect a daytime high around 83°F in July, and nighttime lows around 65°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Fargo.

Things to do in Minneapolis

Parks · Shopping · Museums

Side Trip

Bloomington
Highlights from your plan
Minnehaha Park ©
Minnehaha Park
The Escape Game ©
The Escape Game
Mall of America ©
Mall of America

1
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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 7th (Tue): steep yourself in history at Bonanzaville, get a new perspective on nature at Red River Zoo, and then examine the collection at Roger Maris Museum.

To see ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Fargo trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Minneapolis to Fargo takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Fargo when traveling from Minneapolis in July, with lows around 60°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) early enough to travel to Duluth.

Things to do in Fargo

Museums · Historic Sites · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Bonanzaville
Highlights from your plan
Roger Maris Museum ©
Roger Maris Museum
Red River Zoo ©
Red River Zoo
Bonanzaville ©
Bonanzaville

1
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Duluth

Duluth ©
Situated on the westernmost point of the Lake Superior, Duluth represents a booming port city.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Wed): make a trip to Canal Park, take in the views from Aerial Lift Bridge, and then sample the fine beverages at Vikre Distillery.

To find traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Duluth visit planner.

Traveling by flight from Fargo to Duluth takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Fargo in July, you will find days in Duluth are little chillier (75°F), and nights are about the same (59°F). On the 9th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Wisconsin Dells.

Things to do in Duluth

Parks · Outdoors · Scenic Drive
Highlights from your plan
Canal Park ©
Canal Park
Minnesota's North Shore Scenic Drive ©
Minnesota's North Shore Scenic Drive
Aerial Lift Bridge ©
Aerial Lift Bridge

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Fri): cool off at Noah's Ark Water Park and then kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks. Keep things going the next day: admire the striking features of Taliesin Preservation: Frank Lloyd Wright Visitor Center , then meet the residents at Wisconsin Deer Park, then cool off at Mt. Olympus Water & Theme Park, and finally don't miss a visit to Carr Valley Cheese.

For maps, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read Wisconsin Dells itinerary planning app.

Getting from Duluth to Wisconsin Dells by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of flight and train. In July, daytime highs in Wisconsin Dells are 80°F, while nighttime lows are 59°F. On the 12th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Milwaukee.

Things to do in Wisconsin Dells

Theme Parks · Tours · Outdoors

Side Trip

Taliesin Preservation: Frank Lloyd Wright Visitor Center
Highlights from your plan
Noah's Ark Water Park ©
Noah's Ark Water Park
Zipline
Elusive Escape Rooms ©
Elusive Escape Rooms

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Milwaukee

Milwaukee ©
Milwaukee boasts well-preserved historical districts with a rich European past and a strong beer-brewing tradition.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Sun): see the interesting displays at Harley-Davidson Museum.

For traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Milwaukee day trip planner.

You can drive from Wisconsin Dells to Milwaukee in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 80°F, and evening lows to 63°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Chicago.

Things to do in Milwaukee

Zoos & Aquariums · Historic Sites · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Milwaukee County Zoo ©
Milwaukee County Zoo
Harley-Davidson Museum ©
Harley-Davidson Museum
Lakefront Brewery ©
Lakefront Brewery

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Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Chicago is known for museums, parks, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the world behind art at The Art Institute of Chicago, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, admire the striking features of 360 Chicago Observation Deck, and meet the residents at Lincoln Park Zoo.

For photos, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Chicago vacation planning tool.

Traveling by car from Milwaukee to Chicago takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Chicago are 83°F, while nighttime lows are 67°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to travel to Delphi.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums · Childrens Museums · Parks
Highlights from your plan
The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
Millennium Park
Millennium Park
Museum of Science and Industry ©
Museum of Science and Industry

1
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Delphi

Delphi ©
Delphi is a city in and the county seat of Carroll County, in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 18th (Sat): take in the history at Tippecanoe Battlefield Museum, get to know the resident critters at Wolf Park, and then walk around Prophetstown State Park.

For where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Delphi road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Chicago to Delphi takes 2.5 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Chicago to Delphi is 1 hour. Expect little chillier evenings in Delphi when traveling from Chicago in July, with lows around 60°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to travel to Indianapolis.

Things to do in Delphi

Parks · Historic Sites · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Battle Ground
Highlights from your plan
Wolf Park ©
Wolf Park
Prophetstown State Park ©
Prophetstown State Park
Tippecanoe Battlefield Museum ©
Tippecanoe Battlefield Museum

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Indianapolis

Indianapolis ©
Indiana's capital and most populous city, Indianapolis is best known for its racecar events and impressive museums, and as the hometown of Kurt Vonnegut.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sun): learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Indianapolis Zoo, examine the collection at Indianapolis Motor Speedway Museum, then have fun and explore at Children's Museum of Indianapolis, then admire the striking features of Scottish Rite Cathedral, and finally stop by Rocket Fizz. Keep things going the next day: admire the natural beauty at Indianapolis Museum of Art and then try your luck at Indiana Grand Racing & Casino.

For traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Indianapolis day trip planning site.

Drive from Delphi to Indianapolis in 1.5 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Indianapolis can reach 83°F, while at night they dip to 65°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) so you can go by car to Columbus.

Things to do in Indianapolis

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Indiana Grand Racing & Casino
Highlights from your plan
Children's Museum of Indianapolis ©
Children's Museum of Indianapolis
Indianapolis Zoo ©
Indianapolis Zoo
Indianapolis Motor Speedway Museum ©
Indianapolis Motor Speedway Museum

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Columbus

More than just one of the nation's top business centers, Columbus is a mixture of many different parts of America, situated at the spot where the so-called "Bible Belt" meets the varied cultures of the Great Plains and Appalachia.
Change things up with these side-trips from Columbus: Jet Pack Water Adventure (in Lancaster), Zipline (in Rockbridge) and Rockhouse (in Logan). And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at National Museum of the US Air Force, admire the striking features of Ohio Statehouse, take a stroll through Easton Town Center, and engage your brain at Center of Science and Industry (COSI).

For ratings, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Columbus driving holiday app.

Drive from Indianapolis to Columbus in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. July in Columbus sees daily highs of 83°F and lows of 66°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) early enough to travel to Detroit.

Things to do in Columbus

Museums · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Dayton, Jet Pack Water Adventure, Columbus Zoo and Aquarium, Zipline, Rockhouse
Highlights from your plan
Zipline
National Museum of the US Air Force ©
National Museum of the US Air Force
Rockhouse ©
Rockhouse

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Sat): see the interesting displays at Greenfield Village, admire the masterpieces at Detroit Institute of Arts, then steep yourself in history at Motown Museum, and finally take a leisurely stroll along Detroit RiverFront.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Detroit visit site.

Traveling by flight from Columbus to Detroit takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Detroit can reach 82°F, while at night they dip to 65°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Cleveland.

Things to do in Detroit

Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Greenfield Village
Highlights from your plan
Detroit Institute of Arts ©
Detroit Institute of Arts
Greenfield Village ©
Greenfield Village
Detroit RiverFront ©
Detroit RiverFront

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Cleveland

Cleveland ©
A culturally diverse city situated on the shores of Lake Erie, Cleveland boasts many places to visit, such as world-class museums, popular amusement parks, and sprawling recreational areas.
On the 26th (Sun), examine the collection at A Christmas Story House, examine the collection at Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, then explore the world behind art at The Cleveland Museum of Art, and finally don't miss a visit to Wade Memorial Chapel.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Cleveland trip planner.

Getting from Detroit to Cleveland by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: fly; or do a combination of bus and train. In July, daytime highs in Cleveland are 79°F, while nighttime lows are 68°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) so you can drive to Pittsburgh.

Things to do in Cleveland

Museums · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
The Cleveland Museum of Art ©
The Cleveland Museum of Art
Rock & Roll Hall of Fame ©
Rock & Roll Hall of Fame
A Christmas Story House ©
A Christmas Story House

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Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh ©
Known primarily for its steel-related heritage and 446 bridges, Pittsburgh sits at the confluence of the Monongahela and Allegheny Rivers, which meet to form the Ohio River.
Explore Pittsburgh's surroundings by going to Climbing Tours (in Ohiopyle) and Fallingwater (in Mill Run). There's much more to do: examine the collection at Bicycle Heaven, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at National Aviary, admire the masterpieces at Andy Warhol Museum, and stop by Strip District.

To find ratings, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, use the Pittsburgh driving holiday site.

Traveling by car from Cleveland to Pittsburgh takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. July in Pittsburgh sees daily highs of 82°F and lows of 65°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) so you can go by car to Niagara Falls.

Things to do in Pittsburgh

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Renziehausen Park Rose Garden, Climbing Tours, LumberjAxes, Fallingwater
Highlights from your plan
Bicycle Heaven ©
Bicycle Heaven
Fallingwater ©
Fallingwater
Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens ©
Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens

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Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls ©
The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Fri): meet the residents at Aquarium of Niagara and then Head underground at Cave of the Winds. On your second day here, get outside with Niagara Jet Adventures, admire the striking features of Frank Lloyd Wright's Martin House, then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Mary of the Cataract R. C. Parish, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Bridal Veil Falls.

Start your trip to Niagara Falls by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

You can drive from Pittsburgh to Niagara Falls in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 81°F, and evening lows to 63°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sat) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Niagara Jet Adventures, Frank Lloyd Wright's Martin House
Highlights from your plan
Niagara Jet Adventures ©
Niagara Jet Adventures
Cave of the Winds ©
Cave of the Winds
Frank Lloyd Wright's Martin House ©
Frank Lloyd Wright's Martin House

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