33 days in United States Itinerary

33 days in United States Itinerary

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Train to Frankfurt, Fly to San Diego
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San Diego
— 6 nights
Drive
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Yuma
— 4 nights
Fly
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Dallas
— 5 nights
Fly
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Eureka Springs
— 2 nights
Fly
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Natural Bridge
— 1 day
Drive
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Williamsburg
— 1 night
Drive
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Winchester
— 4 nights
Drive
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Washington DC
— 8 nights
Fly to Frankfurt, Train to Dusseldorf

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San Diego

America's Finest City

Divided into neighborhoods with distinct characters and cultural heritages, San Diego sits just north of the Mexican border and offers visitors a blend of tourist attractions, including a lively nightlife, diverse cuisine, and a thriving musical scene.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Old Point Loma Lighthouse and Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum. Escape the urban bustle at Lions, Tigers & Bears and Windansea Beach. You'll find plenty of places to visit near San Diego: Old Town Temecula (in Temecula) and Self Realization Fellowship Hermitage & Meditation Gardens (in Encinitas). There's still lots to do: stroll the grounds of Fort Rosecrans Cemetery, see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, explore the striking landscape at Point Loma, and explore the activities along Scripps Institute of Oceanography Coastal Reserve.

To see reviews, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the San Diego day trip planning app.

Dusseldorf, Germany to San Diego is an approximately 17-hour combination of train and flight. You can also fly. You'll gain 9 hours traveling from Dusseldorf to San Diego due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Dusseldorf in December, you will find days in San Diego are much hotter (23°C), and nights are somewhat warmer (12°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Yuma.

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Yuma

Escape the urban bustle at Cibola National Wildlife Refuge and Yuma Territorial Prison State Historic Park. Salvation Mountain and Castle Dome Mine Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Go for a jaunt from Yuma to Blythe to see Blythe Intaglios about 2 hours away.

To find photos, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Yuma online route planner.

You can drive from San Diego to Yuma in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from San Diego to Yuma. December in Yuma sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 10°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) so you can travel to Dallas.

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Parks · Historic Sites · Wildlife · Museums

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Dallas

Big D

One of the country's most popular shopping destinations, Dallas and its sprawling suburbs include more shopping centers per capita than any other urban center in America.
Visiting Fossil Rim Wildlife Center and Arbor Hills Nature Preserve will get you outdoors. Fort Worth Botanic Garden and Thistle Hill House Museum will appeal to history buffs. When in Dallas, make a side trip to see Kimbell Art Museum in Fort Worth, approximately Fort Worth away. There's much more to do: take a stroll through Bishop Arts District, walk around Klyde Warren Park, see the interesting displays at Perot Museum of Nature and Science, and get to know the fascinating history of Grapevine Historic Main Street District.

For photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Dallas journey planning tool.

Getting from Yuma to Dallas by flight takes about 7 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Central Standard Time (CST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. In December, Dallas is little chillier than Yuma - with highs of 17°C and lows of 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) early enough to travel to Eureka Springs.

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Eureka Springs

Little Switzerland of America

Nestled in the heart of the Ozark Mountains, the whole town of Eureka Springs is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Wed): identify plant and animal life at Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Thorncrown Chapel, and then take an in-depth tour of The Walmart Museum. On the 19th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: appreciate the history behind Christ of the Ozarks, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Elizabeth's Catholic Church, and then stop by Eureka Springs Historical Downtown.

To find photos, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Eureka Springs road trip app.

Traveling by flight from Dallas to Eureka Springs takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Traveling from Dallas in December, expect Eureka Springs to be slightly colder, temps between 10°C and 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Natural Bridge.

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Natural Bridge

Natural Bridge is an unincorporated community in Rockbridge County, Virginia, United States. On the 20th (Fri), get engrossed in the history at Lee Chapel and Museum and then take in the dramatic natural features at Natural Bridge State Park.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Natural Bridge journey maker app.

You can fly from Eureka Springs to Natural Bridge in 7.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time is 1 hour. When traveling from Eureka Springs in December, plan for a bit cooler days in Natural Bridge, with highs around 6°C, while nights are about the same with lows around -1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) so you can drive to Williamsburg.

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Natural Bridge State Park ©
Geologic Formation
Natural Bridge State Park
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Lee Chapel and Museum ©
Historic Site
Lee Chapel and Museum
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Williamsburg

Colonial Capital

Founded in 1632 as a fortified settlement on the high ground between two rivers, Williamsburg served as a colonial capital of Virginia for over 80 years.
On the 21st (Sat), witness the site of a historic battle at Yorktown Battlefield, then contemplate the long history of Governor's Palace, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Bruton Parish Episcopal Church.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read our Williamsburg trip planner.

Traveling by car from Natural Bridge to Williamsburg takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or fly. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Natural Bridge in December, with highs in Williamsburg at 15°C and lows at 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) so you can drive to Winchester.

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Yorktown Battlefield ©
Battlefield
Yorktown Battlefield
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Governor's Palace ©
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Governor's Palace
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Winchester

Winchester is an independent city located in the northwestern portion of the Commonwealth of Virginia. Discover out-of-the-way places like James Madison's Montpelier and Berkeley Springs State Park. Antietam National Battlefield and Old Norbourne Cemetery are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Get out of town with these interesting Winchester side-trips: Skyline Drive (in Shenandoah National Park) and Harpers Ferry (White Hall Tavern, Harpers Ferry National Historical Park, &more).

To see photos, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Winchester trip itinerary tool.

Getting from Williamsburg to Winchester by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: fly; or do a combination of train and taxi. Traveling from Williamsburg in December, things will get slightly colder in Winchester: highs are around 9°C and lows about 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Washington DC.

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Washington DC

The capital of the United States, the District of Columbia contains the lion's share of the country's most treasured monuments, memorials, and public museums.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception and Little Round Top. Get some cultural insight at Shriver House Museum and Eisenhower National Historic Site. Venture out of the city with trips to Ballenger Creek Linear Trail (in Frederick), Cambridge (Choptank River Lighthouse & Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge) and Old Wye Church (in Wye Mills). There's still lots to do: visit a coastal fixture at Calvert Marine Museum and Drum Point Lighthouse, steep yourself in history at Jennie Wade House, don't miss a visit to Zero Milestone, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Saint Dominic Church.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Washington DC trip maker website.

You can drive from Winchester to Washington DC in 1.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi and train; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Washington DC when traveling from Winchester in December, with lows around 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

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