37 days in United States Itinerary

37 days in United States Itinerary

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Las Vegas
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Denver
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San Antonio
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Dallas
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Houston
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Saint Louis
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Philadelphia
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Washington DC
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Detroit
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Saint Paul
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Chicago
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Nashville
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New York City
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Orlando
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Sunrise
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Tampa
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Las Vegas

— 4 nights

Sin City

Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Get out of town with these interesting Las Vegas side-trips: Hoover Dam (in Boulder City) and Clark County Heritage Museum (in Henderson). And it doesn't end there: don't miss a visit to Fountains of Bellagio, try your luck at Caesars Palace, take in nature's colorful creations at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, and take in panoramic vistas at Eiffel Tower Viewing Deck.

Plan trip to Las Vegas with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Melbourne, Australia to Las Vegas is an approximately 21-hour flight. You'll gain 18 hours traveling from Melbourne to Las Vegas due to the time zone difference. Expect warmer temperatures when traveling from Melbourne in September; daily highs in Las Vegas reach 39°C and lows reach 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) early enough to fly to Denver.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks · Casinos · Fun & Games · Nature

Side Trips

Denver

— 3 nights

Mile-High City

Aptly nicknamed the "Mile-High City," Denver sits at an altitude of 1,600 m (5,280 ft) above sea level, located right where the Great Plains give way to the Rocky Mountains.
Explore Denver's surroundings by going to Capital Prize Gold Mine Tour (in Georgetown), Estes Park (Spas & Estes Park Guided Tours) and Colorado Springs (U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Museum & Garden of the Gods). The adventure continues: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Evans.

To find more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Denver holiday maker.

Traveling by flight from Las Vegas to Denver takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Las Vegas to Denver due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Las Vegas in September, expect Denver to be little chillier, temps between 30°C and 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) to allow enough time to fly to San Antonio.

Things to do in Denver

Parks · Nature · Spas · Museums

Side Trips

San Antonio

— 2 nights

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.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Mon): explore the galleries of Institute of Texan Cultures, take in the history at Mission San Juan, then get to know the resident critters at San Antonio Zoo, and finally have fun at Brackenridge Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 28th (Tue): shop like a local with The San Antonio River Walk, then take an in-depth tour of The Alamo, then gain some tasty knowledge on Cottonwood Wine Tours, and finally don't miss a visit to Main Plaza.

To find maps, photos, and more tourist information, go to the San Antonio trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Denver to San Antonio takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Central Standard Time (CST) is 1 hour. When traveling from Denver in September, plan for somewhat warmer days in San Antonio, with highs around 40°C, while nights are warmer with lows around 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) so you can fly to Dallas.

Things to do in San Antonio

Breweries & Distilleries · Wineries · Tours · Historic Sites

Dallas

— 1 night

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.
On the 29th (Wed), examine the collection at The George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum, then examine the collection at The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza, and then contemplate the long history of Top O'Hill Terrace.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, go to the Dallas trip itinerary maker.

Getting from San Antonio to Dallas by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 39°C in September, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) so you can fly to Houston.

Things to do in Dallas

Museums · Historic Sites

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Houston

— 1 night

Bayou City

Although urban sprawl remains synonymous with Houston, most of the city's tourist attractions lie within the relatively small downtown area, surrounded by diverse neighborhoods housing the nation's biggest African-American, Asian-American, and Latino communities.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Thu): explore the different monuments and memorials at Glenwood Cemetery, get curious at Cockrell Butterfly Center, and then hike along White Oak Bayou Trail.

To find where to stay, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Houston trip maker.

You can fly from Dallas to Houston in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Houston are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) to allow enough time to fly to Saint Louis.

Things to do in Houston

Parks · Trails · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Saint Louis

— 1 night

Gateway to the West

Test the local claim that Saint Louis is second only to Washington, D.C. in the number of free activities available by spending your holiday exploring the city's central neighborhoods, famous for their restored century-old red-brick buildings.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Fri): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis, then stroll around Forest Park, and then glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Saint Louis sightseeing planner.

Getting from Houston to Saint Louis by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and train. In September, Saint Louis is a bit cooler than Houston - with highs of 34°C and lows of 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Fri) so you can catch the flight to Philadelphia.

Things to do in Saint Louis

Parks · Historic Sites · Adventure · Tours

Philadelphia

— 3 nights

The City of Brotherly Love

Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S. democracy, as it was once the meeting place for the country's Founding Fathers.
Venture out of the city with trips to Longwood Gardens (in Kennett Square) and Brandywine River Museum of Art (in Chadds Ford). The adventure continues: take in nature's colorful creations at Chanticleer, make a trip to 30th Street Station, pause for some photo ops at Liberty Bell Center, and admire the masterpieces at Barnes Foundation.

To find reviews, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Philadelphia road trip planner.

You can fly from Saint Louis to Philadelphia in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and train. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Saint Louis to Philadelphia due to the time zone difference. In October, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) to allow enough time to take a train to Washington DC.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping

Side Trips

Washington DC

— 3 nights
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.
Washington DC is known for museums, historic sites, and nightlife. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, ponder the world of politics at White House, get engrossed in the history at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, and browse the collection at Library of Congress.

For other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Washington DC online trip maker.

You can take a train from Philadelphia to Washington DC in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In October in Washington DC, expect temperatures between 25°C during the day and 14°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) to allow time to fly to Detroit.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums · Historic Sites

Detroit

— 2 nights

The Motor City

Founded in 1701 by a French explorer and adventurer, Detroit exerted a profound impact on the world for most of the 20th century.
On the 8th (Fri), examine the collection at Greenfield Village, examine the collection at The Henry Ford, and then pause for some photo ops at Michigan Soldiers and Sailors Monument. On the next day, admire the masterpieces at Detroit Institute of Arts, examine the collection at The Ford Piquette Avenue Plant, and then contemplate the long history of Motown Museum.

For photos, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Detroit holiday builder.

You can fly from Washington DC to Detroit in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Washington DC in October, with highs in Detroit at 20°C and lows at 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) to allow time to fly to Saint Paul.

Things to do in Detroit

Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Saint Paul

— 1 night

Twin Cities

The capital of Minnesota, Saint Paul represents half of the "Twin Cities" and embraces the outdoors and urban culture.
To find other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Saint Paul online trip planner.

Getting from Detroit to Saint Paul by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Detroit to Saint Paul due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Detroit in October, Saint Paul is slightly colder at night with lows of 6°C. On the 10th (Sun), you're off to Chicago.

Things to do in Saint Paul

Parks · Outdoors · Nightlife · Museums

Chicago

— 3 nights

Windy City

A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Chicago is known for museums, nightlife, and parks. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at The Art Institute of Chicago, take in panoramic vistas at Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower, make a trip to Buckingham Fountain, and learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Lincoln Park Zoo.

To see more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Chicago vacation builder tool.

You can fly from Saint Paul to Chicago in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Saint Paul in October, things will get a bit warmer in Chicago: highs are around 21°C and lows about 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) early enough to catch the flight to Nashville.

Things to do in Chicago

Parks · Museums · Zoos & Aquariums · Childrens Museums

Nashville

— 1 night

Music City U.S.A.

Known as the capital of country music, the thriving city of Nashville combines old-world southern charm with a progressive urban flair.
On the 14th (Thu), catch a live performance at Grand Ole Opry, examine the collection at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, and then learn the secrets of beer at a beer tour and tasting.

For ratings, photos, reviews, and tourist information, use the Nashville trip app.

Fly from Chicago to Nashville in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Chicago in October, plan for a bit warmer days in Nashville, with highs around 28°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) so you can catch the flight to New York City.

Things to do in Nashville

Museums · Breweries & Distilleries · Tours · Nightlife

New York City

— 4 nights

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.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, and shopping. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: go for a walk through Central Park, make a trip to The Metropolitan Museum of Art, admire the landmark architecture of Grand Central Terminal, and appreciate the history behind 9/11 Memorial.

To find more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the New York City travel route planning app.

Traveling by flight from Nashville to New York City takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is 1 hour. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Nashville in October: highs in New York City hover around 24°C, while lows dip to 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) early enough to fly to Orlando.

Things to do in New York City

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods

Orlando

— 3 nights

Theme Park Capital of the World

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.
Pack the 20th (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Universal's Islands of Adventure. Pack the 19th (Tue) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Orlando Resort. There's still lots to do: get in on the family fun at Magic Kingdom Park.

For ratings, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Orlando attractions planner.

You can fly from New York City to Orlando in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from New York City in October: high temperatures in Orlando hover around 34°C and lows are around 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) early enough to fly to Sunrise.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks

Sunrise

— 1 night
Sunrise is a city in central-western Broward County, Florida, United States, in the Miami metropolitan area. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): have fun at Welleby Park and then buy something for everyone on your list at Sawgrass Mills.

To see reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read Sunrise road trip planning app.

You can fly from Orlando to Sunrise in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in October, and nighttime lows around 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri) to allow time to fly to Tampa.

Things to do in Sunrise

Parks · Shopping · Fun & Games

Tampa

— 1 night

Big Guava

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.
On the 23rd (Sat), see some colorful creatures with Adventure Outfitters, then explore the world behind art at Imagine Museum, and then take in the waterfront activity at Fun Flats Fishing.

To see more things to do, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read our Tampa online travel route planner.

You can fly from Sunrise to Tampa in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Sunrise in October, expect slightly colder with lows of 24°C in Tampa. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) to allow time to fly back home.

Things to do in Tampa

Museums · Parks · Wildlife · Tours

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United States travel guide

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Specialty Museums · Beaches · Nightlife
More than the country of car-packed streets seen in TV shows and movies, the United States of America is a complex and diverse home to over 300 million people living in a wide range of landscapes and climates. From its big-city skyscrapers to its sprawling natural parks, the country's ''melting pot'' combines many ethnic groups that share a strong sense of national identity despite their cultural differences. A country of road trips and big blue skies, the United States harbors orderly cities filled with restaurants, parks, museums, and innumerable sightseeing opportunities, as well as pristine natural areas perfect for a holiday in the great outdoors. To see as much as you can of this diverse land quickly, drive over some of the more than 6 million km (4 million mi) of highways leading through deserts, mountain peaks, fertile fields, and giant urban centers.