43 days in United States Itinerary

43 days in United States Itinerary

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Seattle
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Cannon Beach
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Honolulu, Oahu
— 2 nights
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San Francisco
— 2 nights
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Los Angeles
— 3 nights
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San Diego
— 3 nights
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Las Vegas
— 3 nights
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Austin
— 1 night
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New Orleans
— 3 nights
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Nashville
— 2 nights
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Savannah
— 2 nights
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Miami
— 3 nights
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Key West
— 3 nights
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Washington DC
— 3 nights
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New York City
— 3 nights
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Boston
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Seattle

Emerald City

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.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sun): enjoy breathtaking views from Space Needle and then admire the masterpieces at Chihuly Garden and Glass.

To see ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Seattle trip builder.

Leeds, UK to Seattle is an approximately 15-hour combination of train and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 8 hours traveling from Leeds to Seattle. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Leeds in June, with highs in Seattle at 27°C and lows at 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) early enough to fly to Cannon Beach.

Things to do in Seattle

Museums · Shopping

Cannon Beach

— 2 nights
Cannon Beach is a city in Clatsop County, Oregon, United States. On the 8th (Mon), take in the views from Astoria-Megler Bridge, then admire the majestic nature at Ecola State Park, and then kick back and relax at Cannon Beach. On the 9th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stroll through Haystack Rock, then look for all kinds of wild species at Astoria Column, and then pick up some new knowledge with Columbia River Maritime Museum.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Cannon Beach trip itinerary builder tool.

Traveling by flight from Seattle to Cannon Beach takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In June, Cannon Beach is little chillier than Seattle - with highs of 22°C and lows of 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) early enough to fly to Honolulu.

Things to do in Cannon Beach

Parks · Nature · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trip

Honolulu, Oahu

— 2 nights

Big Pineapple

In many ways much more Asian than American, Honolulu is Hawaii's largest city and its center of government, transportation, commerce, and tourism.
Let the collections at Iolani Palace and USS Bowfin Submarine Museum & Park capture your imagination. Battleship Missouri Memorial and Byodo-In Temple are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Venture out of the city with trips to Lanikai Beach (in Kailua), Polynesian Cultural Center (in Laie) and Shark Diving (in Haleiwa). There's more to do: appreciate the history behind Pu’u O Mahuka Heiau State Monument and discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To see more things to do, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Honolulu online travel route planner.

You can fly from Cannon Beach to Honolulu in 7.5 hours. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Hawaii-Aleutian Standard Time is minus 2 hours. Traveling from Cannon Beach in June, expect nights in Honolulu to be much hotter, around 27°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 35°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) to allow time to fly to San Francisco.

Things to do in Honolulu

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Historic Sites

Side Trips

San Francisco

— 2 nights

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Get some historical perspective at Alcatraz Island and Golden Gate Bridge. Get a sense of the local culture at Walt Disney Family Museum and Fisherman's Wharf. There's lots more to do: trek along Lands End, stroll around Presidio of San Francisco, and take some stellar pictures from Twin Peaks.

For other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read our San Francisco day trip planner.

Getting from Honolulu to San Francisco by flight takes about 7 hours. The time zone difference moving from Hawaii-Aleutian Standard Time (HST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is 2 hours. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Honolulu in June: high temperatures in San Francisco hover around 25°C and lows are around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to fly to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks · Historic Sites · Museums · Trails

Los Angeles

— 3 nights

City of Angels

Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Escape the urban bustle at Santa Monica Bay and Venice Beach and Boardwalk. You'll explore and learn at Battleship USS Iowa Museum and California Science Center. There's lots more to do: see the interesting displays at The Getty Center, get a new perspective on nature at La Brea Tar Pits and Museum, explore the world behind art at Los Angeles County Museum of Art, and stroll the grounds of Hollywood Forever Cemetery.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles holiday planner.

You can fly from San Francisco to Los Angeles in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from San Francisco in June, things will get somewhat warmer in Los Angeles: highs are around 30°C and lows about 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) so you can go by car to San Diego.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums · Beaches · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trip

San Diego

— 3 nights

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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at La Jolla Shores Park and Dolphin & Whale Watching. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Fort Rosecrans Cemetery and Mt. Soledad National Veterans Memorial. The adventure continues: visit a coastal fixture at Old Point Loma Lighthouse, kick back and relax at Pacific Beach, take a stroll through Little Italy, and examine the collection at Old Town Model Railroad Depot.

To find where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read San Diego online holiday planner.

You can drive from Los Angeles to San Diego in 2 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a bus. While traveling from Los Angeles, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in San Diego, ranging from highs of 26°C to lows of 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) early enough to fly to Las Vegas.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Beaches

Las Vegas

— 3 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 in touch with nature at Valley of Fire State Park and Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at The Mob Museum and The LINQ Promenade. There's still lots to do: get active on the water at Water Sports.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Las Vegas trip itinerary maker site.

Fly from San Diego to Las Vegas in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. While traveling from San Diego, expect much hotter days and somewhat warmer nights in Las Vegas, ranging from highs of 46°C to lows of 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) early enough to fly to Austin.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks · Outdoors · Adventure · Nature

Side Trip

Austin

— 1 night

Live Music Capital of the World

Despite its laid-back college vibe, Austin is an influential center for politics, technology, film, and music.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Thu): get engrossed in the history at Bullock Texas State History Museum, then see the interesting displays at LBJ Presidential Library, and then ponder the world of politics at Texas State Capitol. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Lady Bird Lake Hike-and-Bike Trail, then identify plant and animal life at Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center, then take some stellar pictures from Mount Bonnell, and finally test your problem-solving skills at The Escape Game Austin.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Austin trip planner.

Getting from Las Vegas to Austin by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Las Vegas to Austin. Traveling from Las Vegas in June, expect nights in Austin to be about the same, around 26°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 39°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) early enough to fly to New Orleans.

Things to do in Austin

Parks · Museums · Trails · Historic Sites

New Orleans

— 3 nights

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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Garden District and Laura: Louisiana's Creole Heritage Site. Let the collections at Escape My Room New Orleans and Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium capture your imagination. When in New Orleans, make a side trip to see Nature & Wildlife Tours in Slidell, approximately Slidell away. And it doesn't end there: admire the striking features of St. Louis Cathedral, see the interesting displays at Blaine Kern's Mardi Gras World, take a stroll through Royal Street, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Jackson Square.

Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to New Orleans fast, fun, and easy.

Getting from Austin to New Orleans by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Austin in June, you will find days in New Orleans are slightly colder (33°C), and nights are somewhat warmer (33°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) early enough to fly to Nashville.

Things to do in New Orleans

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Wildlife

Side Trips

Nashville

— 2 nights

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.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Tue): take in the history at Lotz House Museum, see the interesting displays at RCA Studio B, then take an in-depth tour of The Johnny Cash Museum & Cafe, and finally visit Downtown Nashville. Keep things going the next day: take in the history at Carter House, then contemplate the long history of Belle Meade Historic Site & Winery, and then steep yourself in history at Andrew Jackson's Hermitage.

For photos, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Nashville holiday builder website.

Fly from New Orleans to Nashville in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from New Orleans in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Nashville, with lows of 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) to allow time to fly to Savannah.

Things to do in Nashville

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Savannah

— 2 nights

The Hostess City of the South

Georgia's oldest city, Savannah displays its colonial history proudly on every corner.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): stroll around Forsyth Park, explore the different monuments and memorials at Bonaventure Cemetery, then appreciate the history behind Fort Pulaski National Monument, and finally get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports. On the 3rd (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take a memorable tour with Tours, then stroll the grounds of Colonial Park Cemetery, and then visit a coastal fixture at Tybee Island Light Station And Museum.

To see photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read Savannah vacation planner.

You can fly from Nashville to Savannah in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Nashville to Savannah, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In July, daytime highs in Savannah are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) so you can fly to Miami.

Things to do in Savannah

Historic Sites · Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trips

Miami

— 3 nights

Magic City

Florida’s mecca of fun in the sun, the lively tropical metropolis of Miami is one of the world’s top vacation spots.
Let the collections at Wynwood Walls and Vizcaya Museum and Gardens capture your imagination. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Fort Lauderdale Beach and Speed Boats Tours. Take a break from Miami with a short trip to Shark Valley Visitor Center in Everglades National Park, about 1 hour away. The adventure continues: get some thrills out on the water with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure and take a stroll through Wynwood.

For photos, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Miami trip itinerary builder.

Getting from Savannah to Miami by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) to allow time to fly to Key West.

Things to do in Miami

Outdoors · Parks · Museums · Beaches

Side Trips

Key West

— 3 nights

Conch Republic

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 cultural insight at Fort Zachary Taylor and Saint Mary Star of the Sea. Visit Truman Little White House and Key West Cemetery for their historical value. There's still lots to do: take a memorable drive along The Overseas Highway, find your balance on the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, shop like a local with Alan S. Maltz Gallery, and get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To find maps, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Key West sightseeing planner.

Traveling by flight from Miami to Key West takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Key West are 37°C, while nighttime lows are 32°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) to allow enough time to fly to Washington DC.

Things to do in Key West

Outdoors · Tours · Historic Sites · Parks

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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History and National Mall. Appreciate the collections at National Gallery of Art and National Portrait Gallery. And it doesn't end there: take an in-depth tour of National Museum of African American History and Culture, explore the world behind art at Smithsonian American Art Museum, appreciate the extensive heritage of Capitol Hill, and pause for some photo ops at Korean War Veterans Memorial.

To see where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Washington DC online visit planner.

Traveling by flight from Key West to Washington DC takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Key West in July since evenings lows in Washington DC dip to 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) to allow enough time to fly to New York City.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Neighborhoods

New York City

— 3 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.
Museum-lovers will get to explore The Metropolitan Museum of Art and Frick Collection. Do some cultural sightseeing at New York Public Library and Ellis Island. And it doesn't end there: take in the spiritual surroundings of The Met Cloisters, learn more about the world around you at American Museum of Natural History, take a stroll through Times Square, and examine the collection at Ground Zero Museum Workshop.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read our New York City itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Washington DC to New York City takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In July, plan for daily highs up to 35°C, and evening lows to 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) early enough to catch the flight to Boston.

Things to do in New York City

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods

Boston

— 3 nights

Beantown

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.
Popular historic sites such as Old North Church & Historic Site and Granary Burying Ground are in your itinerary. Let the collections at Museum of Fine Arts and John F. Kennedy Presidential Museum & Library capture your imagination. When in Boston, make a side trip to see Dolphin & Whale Watching in Gloucester, approximately Gloucester away. And it doesn't end there: step aboard Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum, wander the streets of Beacon Hill, stop by North End, and get engrossed in the history at USS Constitution Museum.

To see where to stay, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, use the Boston trip itinerary builder website.

Fly from New York City to Boston in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from New York City in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Boston, with lows of 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) to allow enough time to fly back home.

Things to do in Boston

Museums · Neighborhoods · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trip

United States travel guide

4.5
Specialty Museums · Beaches · Historic Sites
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.

Oregon travel guide

4.4
Gardens · State Parks · Specialty Museums
A land of many faces, Oregon is at once a state of rugged rocky coastlines and deep forests, as well as vibrant cities and small towns packed with award-winning restaurants and trendy shops. With nearly half of its land covered by dense fir, redwood, and pine forests, the state protects varied plant and animal life inside three national parks. In addition to pristine waterfalls, beaches, and lakes perfect for a holiday in nature, Oregon also offers numerous urban tourist attractions. Portland, the state's largest metropolis, notably includes more breweries than any other city in the world, and its central location makes it an ideal base for day trips to Oregon's emerging wine region and many parks.