37 days in United States Itinerary

37 days in United States Itinerary

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Charleston
— 1 night
2
Miami
— 2 nights
3
New Orleans
— 2 nights
4
Austin
— 2 nights
5
Tucson
— 1 night
6
Phoenix
— 2 nights
7
San Diego
— 2 nights
8
San Francisco
— 3 nights
9
Portland
— 2 nights
10
Seattle
— 3 nights
11
Ames
— 1 night
12
Chicago
— 2 nights
13
Ann Arbor
— 2 nights
14
Burlington
— 2 nights
15
Boston
— 2 nights
16
New York City
— 3 nights

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Charleston

Charleston ©
Many visitors describe their Charleston holiday as a warm embrace by an old, dear friend--who lived about 200 years ago.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sat): contemplate the long history of McLeod Plantation Historic Site, then take an in-depth tour of Warren Lasch Conservation Center - H.L. Hunley Submarine, and then enjoy the sea views from Morris Island Lighthouse.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Charleston driving holiday planner.

Richmond to Charleston is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and car. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Richmond in August since evenings lows in Charleston dip to 75°F. You will have some time to spend on the 2nd (Sun) before leaving for Miami.

Things to do in Charleston

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Warren Lasch Conservation Center - H.L. Hunley Submarine
Highlights from your plan
Morris Island Lighthouse ©
Morris Island Lighthouse
McLeod Plantation Historic Site ©
McLeod Plantation Historic Site

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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.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): kick back and relax at Bill Baggs Cape Florida State Park, wander the streets of Wynwood, then see the interesting displays at Lock & Load Museum, and finally zoom along the surf with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure.

For where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Miami trip itinerary tool.

Getting from Charleston to Miami by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of car and train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 91°F, and evening lows to 78°F. On the 4th (Tue), you'll travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Miami

Outdoors · Neighborhoods · Tours

Side Trip

Bill Baggs Cape Florida State Park
Highlights from your plan
Bill Baggs Cape Florida State Park ©
Bill Baggs Cape Florida State Park
Waterskiing & Jetskiing
Wynwood ©
Wynwood

2
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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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Whitney Plantation and Evergreen Plantation. Get some cultural insight at Garden District and The National WWII Museum. The adventure continues: test your team's savvy at Escape My Room New Orleans, wander the streets of Faubourg Marigny, look for gifts at Boutique du Vampyre, and learn about winemaking at NOLA Tropical Winery.

To see other places to visit, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, use the New Orleans day trip tool.

Fly from Miami to New Orleans in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Miami to New Orleans, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Miami in August: highs in New Orleans hover around 82°F, while lows dip to 82°F. On the 7th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Austin.

Things to do in New Orleans

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Whitney Plantation, Evergreen Plantation
Highlights from your plan
Whitney Plantation ©
Whitney Plantation
Garden District ©
Garden District
Escape My Room New Orleans ©
Escape My Room New Orleans

2
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Austin

Despite its laid-back college vibe, Austin is an influential center for politics, technology, film, and music.
On the 8th (Sat), stroll the grounds of Texas State Cemetery, then glide peacefully along the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, then appreciate the history behind Stevie Ray Vaughan Statue, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Congress Avenue Bridge / Austin Bats.

To find reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Austin trip planner.

You can fly from New Orleans to Austin in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from New Orleans in August: highs in Austin hover around 98°F, while lows dip to 75°F. On the 9th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Tucson.

Things to do in Austin

Outdoors · Tours · Adventure
Highlights from your plan
Stand-Up Paddleboarding
Texas State Cemetery ©
Texas State Cemetery
St. Mary's Cathedral ©
St. Mary's Cathedral

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night
Tucson

Tucson ©
One of the fastest-growing metropolitan areas in the country, Tucson is a city on a cultural crossroads, with European, Native American, Mexican, and Asian residents blending and sometimes conflicting with one another.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Mon): explore the stunning scenery at Madera Canyon, then admire the majestic nature at Catalina State Park, and then delve into the lush surroundings at Tucson Mountain Park.

Before you visit Tucson, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Fly from Austin to Tucson in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Austin to Tucson is minus 1 hour. Expect a daytime high around 96°F in August, and nighttime lows around 73°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Phoenix.

Things to do in Tucson

Nature · Parks · Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Catalina State Park ©
Catalina State Park
Tucson Mountain Park ©
Tucson Mountain Park

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Phoenix

Phoenix ©
Phoenix is the capital and most populous city of the U.S. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like St. Mary's Basilica and Rosson House Museum. Wells Fargo Museum and Arizona Capitol Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. The adventure continues: trek along Echo Canyon Trail and Recreation Area, examine the collection at Buddy Stubbs Harley-Davidson, explore the engaging exhibits at Children’s Museum of Phoenix, and get engrossed in the history at Phoenix Police Museum.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, use the Phoenix trip planner.

Getting from Tucson to Phoenix by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or fly. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Tucson in August; daily highs in Phoenix reach 105°F and lows reach 83°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to San Diego.

Things to do in Phoenix

Museums · Historic Sites · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Hall of Flame Museum of Firefighting ©
Hall of Flame Museum of Firefighting
Phoenix Police Museum ©
Phoenix Police Museum
Buddy Stubbs Harley-Davidson ©
Buddy Stubbs Harley-Davidson

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San Diego

San Diego ©
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.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Fri): enjoy the sand and surf at Pacific Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Coronado Beach, and then head off the coast to Coronado Island. On your second day here, kick back and relax at Del Mar City Beach and then try your luck at Del Mar Race Track.

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Traveling by flight from Phoenix to San Diego takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Phoenix to San Diego due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Phoenix, expect colder days and little chillier nights in San Diego, ranging from highs of 78°F to lows of 68°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Coronado, Del Mar
Highlights from your plan
Coronado Beach ©
Coronado Beach
Pacific Beach ©
Pacific Beach
Coronado Island ©
Coronado Island

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sun): examine the collection at Walt Disney Family Museum, then contemplate the long history of Fort Point, then explore the world behind art at Legion of Honor, and finally hike along Lands End. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at Cable Car Museum, then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, then examine the collection at Musee Mecanique, and finally explore the striking landscape of Alcatraz Island.

To see maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read San Francisco trip maker app.

Traveling by flight from San Diego to San Francisco takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from San Diego in August, with highs in San Francisco at 73°F and lows at 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Tue) to allow time for travel to Portland.

Things to do in San Francisco

Museums · Parks · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Walt Disney Family Museum ©
Walt Disney Family Museum
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Lands End ©
Lands End

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Portland

Portland ©
A big city with a small-town feel, Portland is home to the country's biggest rose test garden, perched on a hill overlooking downtown.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Wed): identify plant and animal life at Hoyt Arboretum, admire the natural beauty at Portland Japanese Garden, then take in nature's colorful creations at International Rose Test Garden, then get to know the fascinating history of Northwest (Nob Hill), and finally stop by Powell's City of Books. On the next day, get engrossed in the history at Oregon Historical Society, then shop like a local with Live Laugh Love Art, then get a new perspective on nature at Rice NW Museum of Rocks and Minerals, and finally trek along Forest Park.

To find reviews, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Portland online travel route planner.

Getting from San Francisco to Portland by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. When traveling from San Francisco in August, plan for a bit warmer days in Portland, with highs around 85°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 60°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Seattle.

Things to do in Portland

Museums · Parks · Shopping

Side Trips

Rice NW Museum of Rocks and Minerals, Live Laugh Love Art
Highlights from your plan
Oregon Historical Society ©
Oregon Historical Society
Live Laugh Love Art ©
Live Laugh Love Art
Rice NW Museum of Rocks and Minerals ©
Rice NW Museum of Rocks and Minerals

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Seattle

Seattle ©
Nicknamed the "Emerald City" because of its abundant evergreen trees, Seattle is the cultural and business center of the Pacific Northwest, as well as a popular holiday destination.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Fri): examine the collection at Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation Discovery Center, explore the world behind art at Chihuly Garden and Glass, then enjoy breathtaking views from Space Needle, and finally wander the streets of Pike Place Market. Keep things going the next day: explore the world behind art at Seattle Art Museum, look for all kinds of wild species at Washington Park Arboretum, then see the interesting displays at Museum of History & Industry, and finally stroll around Kerry Park.

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

Drive from Portland to Seattle in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Traveling from Portland in August, you will find days in Seattle are a bit cooler (80°F), and nights are about the same (61°F). Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Ames.

Things to do in Seattle

Museums · Shopping · Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
The Museum of Flight ©
The Museum of Flight
Seattle Art Museum ©
Seattle Art Museum

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Ames

Ames ©
Ames is a city located in the central part of Story County, Iowa, United States. For ratings, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, use the Ames trip planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Seattle to Ames. Traveling from Seattle to Ames, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 81°F in August, and nighttime lows around 60°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) so you can travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Ames

Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Mamie Doud Eisenhower Birthplace
Highlights from your plan
Brunnier Art Museum ©
Brunnier Art Museum
Mamie Doud Eisenhower Birthplace ©
Mamie Doud Eisenhower Birthplace
Textile and Clothing Museum ©
Textile and Clothing Museum

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Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Wed): see the interesting displays at Money Museum at the Federal Reserve Bank, then stroll through Millennium Park, then wander the streets of The Loop, and finally admire the masterpieces at The Art Institute of Chicago. Keep things going the next day: grab your bike and head to Lakefront Trail, see the interesting displays at Richard H. Driehaus Museum, then explore the activities along Chicago River, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Chicago Riverwalk.

To see photos, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Chicago trip maker website.

You can drive from Ames to Chicago in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Ames in August, expect a bit warmer with lows of 67°F in Chicago. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Ann Arbor.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums · Parks · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Lakefront Trail ©
Lakefront Trail
The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
Chicago Riverwalk ©
Chicago Riverwalk

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Ann Arbor

Ann Arbor ©
Ann Arbor is a city in the U.S. On the 28th (Fri), take an in-depth tour of Kelsey Museum of Archaeology, have fun and explore at Ann Arbor Hands-On Museum, then get engrossed in the history at Gerald R. Ford Presidential Library, and finally don't miss a visit to University of Michigan.

To find where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Ann Arbor trip itinerary app.

You can fly from Chicago to Ann Arbor in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Traveling from Chicago to Ann Arbor, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Chicago in August, plan for slightly colder nights in Ann Arbor, with lows around 57°F. You will have some time to spend on the 29th (Sat) before leaving for Burlington.

Things to do in Ann Arbor

Museums · Childrens Museums · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Kelsey Museum of Archaeology ©
Kelsey Museum of Archaeology
Gerald R. Ford Presidential Library ©
Gerald R. Ford Presidential Library
Ann Arbor Hands-On Museum ©
Ann Arbor Hands-On Museum

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Burlington

Burlington ©
Burlington is the most populous city in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Sun): stroll through North Beach Park, browse the exhibits of Ethan Allen Homestead, then let the kids burn off some steam at Battery Park, then observe the fascinating underwater world at ECHO, Leahy Center for Lake Champlain, and finally take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: shop like a local with Church Street Marketplace, see Vintage Photography Emporium, take in the exciting artwork at Frog Hollow Craft Center, then sample the tasty concoctions at Queen City Brewery, and finally sample the fine beverages at Mad River Distillers Burlington.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Burlington trip builder website.

Getting from Ann Arbor to Burlington by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus, car, and train. Expect a daytime high around 81°F in August, and nighttime lows around 61°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) early enough to go by car to Boston.

Things to do in Burlington

Shopping · Outdoors · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Church Street Marketplace ©
Church Street Marketplace
North Beach Park ©
North Beach Park
Ethan Allen Homestead ©
Ethan Allen Homestead

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Boston

Boston ©
Rich in museums, restaurants, shops, and historical sites, Boston attracts over 16 million visitors each year. New England's largest and most influential city, Boston ranks among the world's major centers of education and culture.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Tue): ponder the world of politics at Old State House, contemplate the long history of Captain Jackson’s Historic Chocolate Shop and the Printing Office of Edes and Gill, browse the different shops at Faneuil Hall Marketplace, take in the architecture and atmosphere at King's Chapel, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Trinity Church, and finally examine the collection at The Mapparium. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed): sample some tasty brews at a beer tour and tasting, steep yourself in history at The Paul Revere House, then wander the streets of North End, then take an in-depth tour of USS Constitution Museum, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Skywalk Observatory.

For where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, use the Boston trip site.

Drive from Burlington to Boston in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of ferry and flight. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Burlington in September since evenings lows in Boston dip to 59°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) early enough to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Boston

Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Museums
Highlights from your plan
North End ©
North End
USS Constitution Museum ©
USS Constitution Museum
Old State House ©
Old State House

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New York City

New York City ©
Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
Visit Brooklyn Heights Promenade and 9/11 Memorial for their historical value. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Ground Zero Museum Workshop and St. Patrick's Cathedral. There's much more to do: get some thrills on the water with a speed boat tour, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Paul's Chapel, and take a stroll through Greenwich Village.

For traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the New York City trip maker site.

Fly from Boston to New York City in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Boston in September, expect a bit warmer with lows of 66°F in New York City. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Tours · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Brooklyn
Highlights from your plan
Ground Zero Museum Workshop ©
Ground Zero Museum Workshop
New York Public Library ©
New York Public Library
Brooklyn Heights Promenade ©
Brooklyn Heights Promenade

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