35 days in United States Itinerary

35 days in United States Itinerary

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Phoenix
— 4 nights
2
San Antonio
— 3 nights
3
New Orleans
— 4 nights
4
Tampa
— 3 nights
5
Miami
— 3 nights
6
Key West
— 3 nights
7
Orlando
— 3 nights
8
Panama City Beach
— 3 nights
9
Salt Lake City
— 4 nights

4
nights
Phoenix

Phoenix ©
Phoenix is the capital and most populous city of the U.S. Visiting Camelback Mountain and KOLI Equestrian Center will get you outdoors. Explore hidden gems such as Musical Instrument Museum and Heard Museum. There's lots more to do: take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback, appreciate the history behind Wesley Bolin Memorial Plaza, see the interesting displays at Hall of Flame Museum of Firefighting, and steep yourself in history at Wrigley Mansion.

To find ratings, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read our Phoenix itinerary planner.

Edmonton, Canada to Phoenix is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. In December, Phoenix is warmer than Edmonton - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) so you can travel to San Antonio.

Things to do in Phoenix

Museums Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

KOLI Equestrian Center
Highlights from your plan
Musical Instrument Museum ©
Musical Instrument Museum
Heard Museum ©
Heard Museum
Camelback Mountain ©
Camelback Mountain

3
nights
San Antonio

San Antonio ©
As the state’s second largest city, San Antonio embodies Texas’ rich cultural heritage while maintaining the Old West charm of an oil town.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like San Fernando De Bexar Cathedral and The Alamo. Popular historic sites such as The Guenther House Museum and St Joseph Catholic Church are in your itinerary. There's much more to do: explore the world behind art at Briscoe Western Art Museum, Head underground at Natural Bridge Caverns, get engrossed in the history at Battle For Texas: The Experience, and go for a walk through The San Antonio River Walk.

To see other places to visit, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, go to the San Antonio trip planning website.

You can fly from Phoenix to San Antonio in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Phoenix to San Antonio. In December, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in San Antonio

Museums Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
San Fernando De Bexar Cathedral ©
San Fernando De Bexar Cathedral
The Alamo ©
The Alamo
Briscoe Western Art Museum ©
Briscoe Western Art Museum

4
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.
Escape the urban bustle at Biloxi Beach and Global Wildlife Center. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Lake Lawn Metairie and St. Joseph Plantation. Venture out of the city with trips to Rosedown Plantation State Historic Site (in Saint Francisville), Whitney Plantation (in Wallace) and Joseph T. Jones Statue (in Gulfport). There's still lots to do: get to know the fascinating history of Garden District, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Immaculate Conception Church, and admire the landmark architecture of St. Louis Cathedral.

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You can fly from San Antonio to New Orleans in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from San Antonio in December, expect nights in New Orleans to be a bit warmer, around °C, while days are a bit cooler, around °C. You'll have a few hours on the 2nd (Thu) to wrap things up before traveling to Tampa.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Rosedown Plantation State Historic Site, St. Joseph Plantation, Whitney Plantation, Joseph T. Jones Statue, Global Wildlife Center
Highlights from your plan
Garden District ©
Garden District
Whitney Plantation ©
Whitney Plantation
Lake Lawn Metairie ©
Lake Lawn Metairie

3
nights
Tampa

Tampa ©
Tampa ranks among the country's most livable cities, attracting newcomers with its growing economy and status as a major port on the Gulf of Mexico.
Popular historic sites such as Sacred Heart Catholic Church and Wat Mongkolrata Temple are in your itinerary. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Robinson Nature Preserve and Three Sisters Springs. Get out of town with these interesting Tampa side-trips: Bradenton Beach (in Bradenton Beach) and Siesta Key Rum (in Sarasota). Next up on the itinerary: get interesting insight from Tours, explore the engaging exhibits at Glazer Children's Museum, and stroll around Lettuce Lake Regional Park.

For ratings, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read our Tampa tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from New Orleans to Tampa takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from New Orleans to Tampa due to the time zone difference. Traveling from New Orleans in January, you will find days in Tampa are somewhat warmer (°C), and nights are about the same (°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Miami.

Things to do in Tampa

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Robinson Nature Preserve, Bradenton Beach, Three Sisters Springs, Siesta Key Rum
Highlights from your plan
Robinson Nature Preserve ©
Robinson Nature Preserve
Bradenton Beach ©
Bradenton Beach
Fishing Charters & Tours

3
nights
Miami

Miami ©
Florida’s mecca of fun in the sun, the lively tropical metropolis of Miami is one of the world’s top vacation spots.
Get outdoors at Wakodahatchee Wetlands and Green Cay Nature Center and Wetlands. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Anhinga Trail and Wynwood. And it doesn't end there: kick back and relax at Bill Baggs Cape Florida State Park, examine the collection at Lock & Load Museum, push the limits with an extreme tour, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St Patrick Catholic Church.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Miami holiday maker website.

Traveling by car from Tampa to Miami takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Tampa in January, with highs in Miami at °C and lows at °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) so you can travel to Key West.

Things to do in Miami

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Green Cay Nature Center and Wetlands, Anhinga Trail, Wakodahatchee Wetlands, Bill Baggs Cape Florida State Park
Highlights from your plan
Wakodahatchee Wetlands ©
Wakodahatchee Wetlands
Anhinga Trail ©
Anhinga Trail
Bill Baggs Cape Florida State Park ©
Bill Baggs Cape Florida State Park

3
nights
Key West

Key West ©
Located just 140 km (90 mi) from Cuba, Key West is an island only about 6.4 km (4 mi) long and 1.6 km (1 mi) wide.
Get some historical perspective at Key West Lighthouse and Keeper's Quarters Museum and Key West Garden Club. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Bahia Honda State Park and Stand-Up Paddleboarding. Change things up with a short trip to Dolphin Research Center in Grassy Key (about 1h 20 min away). Next up on the itinerary: look for all kinds of wild species at Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saint Mary Star of the Sea, get engrossed in the history at Key West Firehouse Museum, and see the vivid underwater world at Vandenberg Wreck.

For ratings, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Key West trip itinerary builder.

Fly from Miami to Key West in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In January, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can travel to Orlando.

Things to do in Key West

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Dolphin Research Center, Bahia Honda State Park
Highlights from your plan
Bahia Honda State Park ©
Bahia Honda State Park
Dolphin Research Center ©
Dolphin Research Center
Saint Mary Star of the Sea ©
Saint Mary Star of the Sea

3
nights
Orlando

Orlando ©
For most people, any mention of Orlando immediately conjures up images of sprawling theme parks filled with characters plucked right out of popular animated movies.
Visiting Fishing Charters & Tours and Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge will get you outdoors. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Stetson Mansion and Ormond Beach. Take a break from Orlando with a short trip to Ponce de Leon Inlet Lighthouse & Museum in Ponce Inlet, about 1h 15 min away. Next up on the itinerary: take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica of the National Shrine of Mary, Queen of the Universe and get your game on at The Escape Game Orlando.

To find reviews, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Orlando trip itinerary maker site.

You can fly from Key West to Orlando in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Key West in January: high temperatures in Orlando hover around °C and lows are around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to travel to Panama City Beach.

Things to do in Orlando

Wildlife Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Fishing Charters & Tours, Ormond Beach, Stetson Mansion, Ponce de Leon Inlet Lighthouse & Museum, Merritt Island National Wildlife Refuge
Highlights from your plan
Stetson Mansion ©
Stetson Mansion
Fishing Charters & Tours
Ormond Beach ©
Ormond Beach

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nights
Panama City Beach

Panama City Beach ©
Boasting 43 km (27 mi) of white sandy beaches and plenty of sunshine, Panama City Beach is an ideal choice for a relaxing holiday.
Take a break from the city and head to St. Andrews State Park and Seaside Beach. Do some cultural sightseeing at Panama City Beach Winery and Panama City CENTER for the ARTS. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Panama City Beach: Fusion Art Glass Gallery (in Seaside) and Bear Creek Feline Center (in Panama City). The adventure continues: enjoy the sand and surf at Panama City Beach, admire the majestic nature at Camp Helen State Park, pick up some local products at 30A Farmers Market, and get your game on at Kartona The Electric Speedway.

To find out how to plan a trip to Panama City Beach, use our trip itinerary maker.

Do a combination of flight and car from Orlando to Panama City Beach in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Orlando in January; daily highs in Panama City Beach reach °C and lows reach °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) so you can travel to Salt Lake City.

Things to do in Panama City Beach

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Seaside, Panama City, Camp Helen State Park, 30A Farmers Market
Highlights from your plan
Panama City Beach Winery ©
Panama City Beach Winery
St. Andrews State Park ©
St. Andrews State Park
Bear Creek Feline Center ©
Bear Creek Feline Center

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nights
Salt Lake City

Salt Lake City ©
Utah's capital and most populous city, Salt Lake City boasts a small-town feel, big-city amenities, and plenty of nature on its doorstep.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Temple Square and Assembly Hall. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Salt Lake Temple and The Tabernacle. There's lots more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral of the Madeleine, tour the pleasant surroundings at City Creek Canyon, see the interesting displays at Pioneer Memorial Museum, and explore the galleries of Wheeler Historic Farm.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Salt Lake City trip itinerary tool.

Getting from Panama City Beach to Salt Lake City by flight takes about 9 hours. Other options: drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Panama City Beach to Salt Lake City. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from Panama City Beach in January: high temperatures in Salt Lake City hover around °C and lows are around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Thu) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Salt Lake City

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
Salt Lake Temple ©
Salt Lake Temple
Temple Square ©
Temple Square
The Tabernacle ©
The Tabernacle