36 days in United States Itinerary

36 days in United States Itinerary

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Tulsa
— 2 nights
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Oklahoma City
— 2 nights
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Austin
— 1 night
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San Antonio
— 3 nights
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Fredericksburg
— 3 nights
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Fort Davis
— 1 night
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Big Bend National Park
— 2 nights
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South Padre Island
— 2 nights
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Galveston, Galveston Island
— 2 nights
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Lawrence
— 2 nights
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Fort Scott
— 2 nights
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Camdenton
— 2 nights
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Branson
— 3 nights
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Bentonville
— 3 nights
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Lafayette
— 2 nights
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New Orleans
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Tulsa

Tulsa ©

Buckle of the Bible Belt

Sometimes known as the "Buckle of the Bible Belt," Tulsa is the second largest city in Oklahoma.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Fri): admire the striking features of Boston Avenue Methodist Church, then stroll through River Parks, then grab your bike and head to Turkey Mountain Urban Wilderness Area, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Holy Family Cathedral. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat): get engrossed in the history at J.M. Davis Arms & Historical Museum, contemplate the long history of Will Rogers Dog Iron Ranch and Birthplace Home, and then wander the streets of Blue Dome District.

To see other places to visit, maps, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Tulsa online trip maker.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Tulsa. In January in Tulsa, expect temperatures between 50°F during the day and 27°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) to allow time to drive to Oklahoma City.

Things to do in Tulsa

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Parks · Trails

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Turkey Mountain Urban Wilderness Area ©
Turkey Mountain Urban Wilderness Area
J.M. Davis Arms & Historical Museum ©
J.M. Davis Arms & Historical Museum

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Oklahoma City

Oklahoma City ©

The Big Friendly

Oklahoma City, known to many as the "Big Friendly," represents the political, cultural, and economic engine of the state of Oklahoma.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Sun): contemplate the long history of The Old Round Barn, then identify plant and animal life at Tallgrass Prairie, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Guthrie Scottish Rite. On the 4th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: steep yourself in history at Harn Homestead, then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Joseph Old Cathedral, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St Pauls Episcopal Cathedral, and finally test your team's savvy at Clue Quest.

To see reviews, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Oklahoma City trip builder site.

You can drive from Tulsa to Oklahoma City in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In January in Oklahoma City, expect temperatures between 51°F during the day and 27°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Tue) early enough to travel to Austin.

Things to do in Oklahoma City

Historic Sites · Wildlife · Parks · Museums

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Guthrie Scottish Rite ©
Guthrie Scottish Rite
The Old Round Barn ©
The Old Round Barn
Harn Homestead ©
Harn Homestead

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Austin

Austin ©

Live Music Capital of the World

Despite its laid-back college vibe, Austin is an influential center for politics, technology, film, and music.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Tue): hike along Jacob's Well Natural Area, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chapel Dulcinea, then trek along Lady Bird Lake Hike-and-Bike Trail, and finally view the masterpieces at Wild About Music. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll the grounds of Texas State Cemetery, get engrossed in the history at Bullock Texas State History Museum, then take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Mary's Cathedral, and finally steep yourself in history at The Driskill.

For ratings, maps, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Austin online day trip planner.

Getting from Oklahoma City to Austin by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Oklahoma City in January; daily highs in Austin reach 63°F and lows reach 41°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Wed) early enough to drive to San Antonio.

Things to do in Austin

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Parks · Trails

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Texas State Cemetery ©
Texas State Cemetery
Bullock Texas State History Museum ©
Bullock Texas State History Museum
The Driskill ©
The Driskill

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San Antonio

San Antonio ©

The Alamo City

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 inner history buff will appreciate The Alamo and Mission San Jose. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like King William Historic District and The Guenther House Museum. You'll find plenty of places to visit near San Antonio: Boerne (Cibolo Nature Center & River Road Park). There's still lots to do: pause for some serene contemplation at San Fernando De Bexar Cathedral, examine the collection at San Antonio Fire Museum, tee off at Palmer Course at La Cantera, and contemplate the long history of Steves Homestead.

To find traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read San Antonio day trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Austin to San Antonio takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In January, daily temperatures in San Antonio can reach 64°F, while at night they dip to 41°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Fredericksburg.

Things to do in San Antonio

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
St Joseph Catholic Church ©
St Joseph Catholic Church
Mission San Jose ©
Mission San Jose
The Alamo ©
The Alamo

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Fredericksburg

Fredericksburg ©

Fritztown

The city of Fredericksburg was settled by German immigrants in the mid-19th century, and has managed to retain its distinctly German charm.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at National Museum of the Pacific War and Blanco State Park. Wine Tours & Tastings and St. Mary's Catholic Church are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Step out of Fredericksburg to go to Kerrville and see Riverside Nature Center, which is approximately 32 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: do a tasting at Hilmy Cellars - Vineyards, Winery & Tasting Room, examine the collection at LBJ Texas White House, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Loop Trail.

To find maps, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Fredericksburg itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from San Antonio to Fredericksburg takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from San Antonio in January: high temperatures in Fredericksburg hover around 58°F and lows are around 33°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Fort Davis.

Things to do in Fredericksburg

Wineries · Museums · Parks · Tours

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
National Museum of the Pacific War ©
National Museum of the Pacific War
Wine Tours & Tastings
St. Mary's Catholic Church ©
St. Mary's Catholic Church

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Fort Davis

Fort Davis ©
Fort Davis is a census-designated place (CDP) in Jeff Davis County, Texas, United States. Kick off your visit on the 13th (Wed): steep yourself in history at Fort Davis National Historic Site, see the sky in a new way at McDonald Observatory, and then cruise along Davis Mountain Scenic Loop.

To see maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Fort Davis online tour planner.

Traveling by car from Fredericksburg to Fort Davis takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of bus, train, and taxi. Traveling from Fredericksburg in January, expect little chillier with lows of 25°F in Fort Davis. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Big Bend National Park.

Things to do in Fort Davis

Childrens Museums · Museums · Outdoors · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
McDonald Observatory ©
McDonald Observatory
Fort Davis National Historic Site ©
Fort Davis National Historic Site

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Big Bend National Park

Big Bend National Park ©
Situated where the Rio Grande River takes a big southerly dip in West Texas, Big Bend National Park covers a massive expanse of desert, woodlands, and grasslands full of rivers, limestone canyons, and high mountains. Nearly 2,000 species of plant and animal life call this place home.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Thu): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Chisos Mountains, then trek along Lost Mine Trail, and then stroll through Ernst Tinaja Trail.

To see reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read Big Bend National Park travel itinerary planner.

Getting from Fort Davis to Big Bend National Park by car takes about 3.5 hours. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Fort Davis in January; daily highs in Big Bend National Park reach 63°F and lows reach 39°F. You will have some time to spend on the 15th (Fri) before leaving for South Padre Island.

Things to do in Big Bend National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature
Highlights from your plan
Chisos Mountains ©
Chisos Mountains
Lost Mine Trail ©
Lost Mine Trail
Ernst Tinaja Trail ©
Ernst Tinaja Trail

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South Padre Island

South Padre Island ©
A vibrant resort town, South Padre Island sits on a barrier island of the same name, located just off the Texas Gulf Coast.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Sat): identify plant and animal life at South Padre Island Birding and Nature Center, tour the pleasant surroundings at Laguna Madre Nature Trail, and then identify plant and animal life at Laguna Atascosa National Wildlife Refuge. Keep things going the next day: look for all kinds of wild species at Sea Turtle, Inc., explore the striking landscape of Palo Alto Battlefield National Historical Park, and then identify plant and animal life at Sabal Palm Sanctuary.

For reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the South Padre Island trip itinerary maker app.

You can do a combination of car and flight from Big Bend National Park to South Padre Island in 11 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Big Bend National Park in January, South Padre Island is a bit warmer at night with lows of 51°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) early enough to travel to Galveston.

Things to do in South Padre Island

Parks · Wildlife · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
South Padre Island Birding and Nature Center ©
Sea Turtle, Inc. ©
Sea Turtle, Inc.
Laguna Madre Nature Trail ©
Laguna Madre Nature Trail

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Galveston, Galveston Island

The Oleander City

An old colonial city and a busy cruise ship port less than an hour's drive from Houston, Galveston sits on Galveston Island and serves as a popular vacation destination for both domestic and international travelers.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Mon): don't miss a visit to Old City Cemetery, get outside with Texas City Dike, find something for the whole family at Kemah Boardwalk, then steep yourself in history at San Jacinto Battleground State Historic Site, and finally observe the fascinating underwater world at Stingray Reef 215 Kipp Ave. On the 19th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: trot along with S-n-G Horseback Riding and then get interesting insight from Tours.

For where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Galveston online trip planner.

Getting from South Padre Island to Galveston by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. In January in Galveston, expect temperatures between 61°F during the day and 48°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) so you can travel to Lawrence.

Things to do in Galveston

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
San Jacinto Battleground State Historic Site ©
Old City Cemetery ©
Old City Cemetery

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Lawrence

Lawrence ©
Lawrence is the sixth largest city in the state of Kansas and the county seat of Douglas County, Kansas. Start off your visit on the 20th (Wed): view the masterpieces at Wonder Fair, take in the exciting artwork at Phoenix Gallery, get engrossed in the history at Watkins Museum of History, then take an in-depth tour of Freedom's Frontier National Heritage Area, then admire the masterpieces at Spencer Museum of Art, and finally contemplate the long history of Old West Lawrence. On the 21st (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate the long history of Constitution Hall State Historic Site, then see the interesting displays at Territorial Capital Museum, then examine the collection at Evel Knievel Museum, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at First Presbyterian Church Topeka.

For maps, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Lawrence trip planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Galveston to Lawrence. When traveling from Galveston in January, plan for slightly colder days and cooler nights in Lawrence: temperatures range from 42°F by day to 17°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Thu) so you can travel to Fort Scott.

Things to do in Lawrence

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Evel Knievel Museum ©
Evel Knievel Museum
Constitution Hall State Historic Site ©
Constitution Hall State Historic Site
First Presbyterian Church Topeka ©
First Presbyterian Church Topeka

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Fort Scott

Fort Scott ©
Fort Scott is a city in and the county seat of Bourbon County, Kansas, United States, 88mi south of Kansas City, on the Marmaton River. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): admire the majestic nature at Crawford State Park, examine the collection at Gordon Parks Museum, and then take in the history at Fort Scott National Historic Site.

To see photos, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Fort Scott trip planner.

Drive from Lawrence to Fort Scott in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Lawrence in January since evenings lows in Fort Scott dip to 25°F. On the 23rd (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Camdenton.

Things to do in Fort Scott

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature · Parks

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Fort Scott National Historic Site ©
Fort Scott National Historic Site
Bushwhacker Museum ©
Bushwhacker Museum
Crawford State Park ©
Crawford State Park

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Camdenton

Camdenton ©
Camdenton is a city in Camden County, Missouri, United States. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Sat): explore the fascinating underground world of Fantasy World Caverns. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: play a few rounds at Lake Valley Golf & Country Club, then admire the majestic nature at Ha Ha Tonka State Park, and then explore the landscape on two wheels at Warsaw Riverfront & Trails.

For ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Camdenton trip itinerary maker tool.

Traveling by car from Fort Scott to Camdenton takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In January, plan for daily highs up to 42°F, and evening lows to 23°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Branson.

Things to do in Camdenton

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Ha Ha Tonka State Park ©
Ha Ha Tonka State Park
Bridal Cave ©
Bridal Cave
National Shrine of Mary, Mother of the Church ©

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Branson

Branson ©

Live Entertainment Capital of the World

Nestled in Missouri's beautiful Ozark Mountains lies one of the country's most attractive vacation towns for year-round family entertainment.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Tue): stroll the grounds of Maplewood Cemetery, then explore the fascinating underground world of Cosmic Cavern, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Shrine of the Holy Spirit. Here are some ideas for day two: stop by Crooked Sky Trading Post, examine the collection at Gaetz Tractor Museum, then stroll through Lost Canyon Nature Trail and Cave, and finally get engrossed in the history at Ancient Ozarks Natural History Museum.

For photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Branson online vacation maker.

You can drive from Camdenton to Branson in 2 hours. Another option is to drive. January in Branson sees daily highs of 45°F and lows of 26°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Bentonville.

Things to do in Branson

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Church ©
Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Church
Maplewood Cemetery ©
Maplewood Cemetery
Ancient Ozarks Natural History Museum ©
Ancient Ozarks Natural History Museum

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Bentonville

Bentonville ©
Primarily known as the home of Walmart’s corporate headquarters, Bentonville embodies small-town America.
Get outdoors at Prairie Grove Battlefield State Park and Slaughter Pen Hollow Multi-Use Trail System. Get a sense of the local culture at Museum of Native American History and Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art. Explore Bentonville's surroundings by going to Glory Hole Trail and Waterfall (in Huntsville) and Lake Fort Smith State Park (in Mountainburg). There's still lots to do: get engrossed in the history at The Walmart Museum, test your problem-solving skills at Bolt NWA, tour the pleasant surroundings at Back 40, and walk around Bentonville Town Square.

For traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Bentonville trip planner.

You can drive from Branson to Bentonville in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In January, plan for daily highs up to 45°F, and evening lows to 25°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sun) early enough to travel to Lafayette.

Things to do in Bentonville

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Museums

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Prairie Grove Battlefield State Park ©
Prairie Grove Battlefield State Park
Museum of Native American History ©
Museum of Native American History
The Walmart Museum ©
The Walmart Museum

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Lafayette

Lafayette ©
Lafayette is a city located along the Vermilion River in southwestern Louisiana. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Mon): get to know the fascinating history of Acadian Village, then add some adventure to your tour with Champagne's Cajun Swamp Tours, then see the interesting displays at Conrad Rice Museum, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St Martin de Tours. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the long history of Alexandre Mouton House, get to know the fascinating history of Vermilionville, then get a taste of the local shopping with Sans Souci Fine Crafts Gallery, and finally pause for some photo ops at Urns of Justice.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Lafayette trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

You can fly from Bentonville to Lafayette in 6 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Bentonville in January; daily highs in Lafayette reach 61°F and lows reach 42°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue) to allow time to drive to New Orleans.

Things to do in Lafayette

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping · Wildlife

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Champagne's Cajun Swamp Tours ©
Champagne's Cajun Swamp Tours
Vermilionville ©
Vermilionville
Alexandre Mouton House ©
Alexandre Mouton House

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New Orleans

New Orleans ©

The Big Easy

Known for its Creole cuisine, rich musical tradition, and nearby swamps and plantations, New Orleans is one of the nation's oldest cities.
On the 3rd (Wed), stroll the grounds of Lafayette Cemetery No.1, stroll the grounds of Lake Lawn Metairie, then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Old New Orleans Rum Distillery, then admire the striking features of St. Louis Cathedral, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Immaculate Conception Church. Keep things going the next day: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve and then don't miss a visit to Pontalba Buildings.

Planning New Orleans trip won't be overwheling when you use's Insprock itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Lafayette to New Orleans takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Lafayette in February, expect nights in New Orleans to be somewhat warmer, around 56°F, while days are a bit cooler, around 56°F. On the 5th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in New Orleans

Wildlife · Nature · Parks · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Immaculate Conception Church ©
Immaculate Conception Church
Lake Lawn Metairie ©
Lake Lawn Metairie

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