55 days in United States Itinerary

55 days in United States Itinerary

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55 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Grand Canyon National Park
Drive:  3​h 45​min
1
Scottsdale
— 2 nights
Drive:  30​min
2
Phoenix
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h
3
San Antonio
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
4
Austin
— 4 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
5
Galveston
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h
6
Houston
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h
7
New Orleans
— 4 nights
Drive:  6​h 45​min
8
Memphis
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
9
Nashville
— 1 night
Fly + Drive:  3​h 30​min
10
Roswell
— 4 nights
Drive:  30​min
11
Atlanta
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
12
Orlando
— 14 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
13
Fort Lauderdale
— 3 nights
bus:  45​min
14
Miami
— 3 nights
Drive:  30​min
15
Miami Beach
— 3 nights
Fly:  12​h 15​min
End: Amsterdam

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Scottsdale

Scottsdale ©
Scottsdale is a city in the eastern part of Maricopa County, Arizona, adjacent to the Greater Phoenix Area. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Old Town Scottsdale. Start off your visit on the 14th (Fri): examine the collection at Musical Instrument Museum and then relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas. On the 15th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the striking features of Taliesin West and then wander the streets of Old Town Scottsdale.

For more things to do, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Scottsdale trip builder website .

Grand Canyon National Park to Scottsdale is an approximately 4-hour car ride. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in February, things will get much hotter in Scottsdale: highs are around 27°C and lows about 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can go by car to Phoenix.

Things to do in Scottsdale

Museums Neighborhoods Shopping

Side Trip

Musical Instrument Museum
Highlights from your plan
Musical Instrument Museum ©
Musical Instrument Museum
Taliesin West ©
Taliesin West
Old Town Scottsdale ©
Old Town Scottsdale

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nights
Phoenix

Phoenix ©
Phoenix is the capital and most populous city of the U.S. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Segway of Scottsdale as well as Taste It Tours. Start off your visit on the 16th (Sun): see the sights in a new way with Segway of Scottsdale and then enjoy unforgettable views with a balloon tour. Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at Heard Museum, then indulge in some culinary diversions at Taste It Tours, and then explore by horseback at KOLI Equestrian Center.

To see where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Phoenix road trip planning app .

Phoenix is just a short distance from Scottsdale. In February, daytime highs in Phoenix are 27°C, while nighttime lows are 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) early enough to travel to San Antonio.

Things to do in Phoenix

Tours Outdoors Trails

Side Trip

KOLI Equestrian Center
Highlights from your plan
KOLI Equestrian Center ©
KOLI Equestrian Center
Balloon Rides
Heard Museum ©
Heard Museum

2
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 day-by-day itinerary now includes Pearl as well as Six Flags Fiesta Texas. Next up on the itinerary: trek along The San Antonio River Walk, steep yourself in history at The Alamo, walk around Friedrich Wilderness Park, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at San Fernando De Bexar Cathedral.

For ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our San Antonio journey planner.

You can fly from Phoenix to San Antonio in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Phoenix to San Antonio. February in San Antonio sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 10°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) so you can go by car to Austin.

Things to do in San Antonio

Historic Sites Theme Parks Shopping
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Mission San Jose ©
Mission San Jose
The San Antonio River Walk ©
The San Antonio River Walk
The Alamo ©
The Alamo

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nights
Austin

Austin ©
Despite its laid-back college vibe, Austin is an influential center for politics, technology, film, and music.
Austin is known for museums, fun & games, nightlife, nature, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Texas State Capitol, have some family-friendly fun at The Escape Game Austin, pause for some photo ops at Stevie Ray Vaughan Statue, and take an in-depth tour of LBJ Presidential Library.

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Traveling by car from San Antonio to Austin takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. February in Austin sees daily highs of 23°C and lows of 9°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) so you can go by car to Galveston.

Things to do in Austin

Parks Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
The Escape Game Austin ©
The Escape Game Austin
Texas State Capitol ©
Texas State Capitol
Lady Bird Lake Hike-and-Bike Trail ©
Lady Bird Lake Hike-and-Bike Trail

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nights
Galveston

Galveston ©
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.
Galveston Island Historic Pleasure Pier has been added to your itinerary. Go for a jaunt from Galveston to League City to see Nana's Attic about 36 minutes away. The adventure continues: steep yourself in history at Bishop's Palace, explore the different monuments and memorials at Old City Cemetery, take a tour of 1877 Tall Ship ELISSA, and admire the natural beauty at Moody Gardens.

To see where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Galveston travel route planner .

You can drive from Austin to Galveston in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and shuttle; or do a combination of car, flight, and bus. Traveling from Austin in February, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Galveston, with lows of 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) so you can go by car to Houston.

Things to do in Galveston

Historic Sites Theme Parks Museums

Side Trip

Nana's Attic
Highlights from your plan
The Seawall ©
The Seawall
Bishop's Palace ©
Bishop's Palace

3
nights
Houston

Houston ©
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes The Music Box Theater, Space Center Houston and Allstar Transportation, Limousine & Tours. Start off your visit on the 28th (Fri): examine the collection at Space Center Houston and then catch a live performance at The Music Box Theater. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: have some family-friendly fun at Escape Hunt, then explore and take pictures at Water Wall, then find something for the whole family at Kemah Boardwalk, and finally take a memorable excursion with Allstar Transportation, Limousine & Tours.

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You can drive from Galveston to Houston in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in February, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) so you can travel to Memphis.

Things to do in Houston

Transportation Museums Tours

Side Trip

Kemah Boardwalk
Highlights from your plan
Escape Hunt ©
Escape Hunt
The Music Box Theater ©
The Music Box Theater
Space Center Houston ©
Space Center Houston

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes TOURS by STEVEN, Bourbon Street and Two Chicks Walking Tours. There's lots more to do: get to know the fascinating history of French Quarter, wander the streets of Frenchmen Street, get thoroughly spooked out with a ghost and vampire tour, and stroll the grounds of Lafayette Cemetery No.1.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, use the New Orleans road trip website .

Do a combination of flight and car from Atlanta to New Orleans in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from Atlanta to New Orleans, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Atlanta in March, plan for somewhat warmer nights in New Orleans, with lows around 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) early enough to travel to Orlando.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Tours
Highlights from your plan
Garden District ©
Garden District
French Quarter ©
French Quarter
St. Louis Cathedral ©
St. Louis Cathedral

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nights
Memphis

Memphis ©
The largest city on the Mississippi River, Memphis bills itself as both the "Birthplace of Rock" and "Home of the Blues." With such a rich musical heritage, it shouldn't come as a surprise that Elvis Presley chose to live in Memphis during his later years.
On the 5th (Thu), don't miss a visit to Beale Street, look for gifts at Lansky, then appreciate the history behind National Civil Rights Museum - Lorraine Motel, and finally try to win big at Horseshoe Tunica. On the 6th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at Graceland and then contemplate the long history of Sun Studio.

To see other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Memphis visit planning app .

Traveling by car from New Orleans to Memphis takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. Traveling from New Orleans in March, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Memphis, with lows of 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Nashville.

Things to do in Memphis

Museums Historic Sites Casinos

Side Trip

Horseshoe Tunica
Highlights from your plan
Graceland ©
Graceland
Sun Studio ©
Sun Studio

1
night
Nashville

Nashville ©
Known as the capital of country music, the thriving city of Nashville combines old-world southern charm with a progressive urban flair.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sat): contemplate the long history of Belle Meade Plantation, test your problem-solving skills at The Escape Game Nashville (Berry Hill), and then admire the natural beauty at Gaylord Opryland Resort Gardens. Here are some ideas for day two: take a stroll through Downtown Nashville and then take an in-depth tour of The Johnny Cash Museum & Cafe.

To find more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read Nashville road trip planning tool .

You can drive from Memphis to Nashville in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in March, and nighttime lows around 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) early enough to travel to Roswell.

Things to do in Nashville

Neighborhoods Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Downtown Nashville ©
Downtown Nashville
Gaylord Opryland Resort Gardens ©
Gaylord Opryland Resort Gardens

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nights
Roswell

Roswell ©
Roswell is a city in north Fulton County, Georgia, United States. You've now added Archibald Smith Plantation Home to your itinerary. Get out of town with these interesting Roswell side-trips: Consolidated Gold Mine (in Dahlonega), Amicalola Falls State Park (in Dawsonville) and Mercier Orchards (in Blue Ridge). There's much more to do: contemplate the long history of A Southern Trilogy, don't miss a visit to Woodstock Visitors Center at Dean's Store, stroll around Old Mill Park, and take in nature's colorful creations at Mansell House and Gardens.

For maps, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read Roswell trip planner .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Nashville to Roswell. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Nashville to Roswell due to the time zone difference. In March, daytime highs in Roswell are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) early enough to drive to Atlanta.

Things to do in Roswell

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Woodstock Visitors Center at Dean's Store, Mercier Orchards, Consolidated Gold Mine, Amicalola Falls State Park, Mansell House and Gardens
Highlights from your plan
Archibald Smith Plantation Home ©
Archibald Smith Plantation Home
Consolidated Gold Mine ©
Consolidated Gold Mine
Amicalola Falls State Park ©
Amicalola Falls State Park

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nights
Atlanta

Georgia’s largest city and capital, Atlanta is a thriving metropolis anchored by its southern roots.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Martin Luther King Jr. National Historic Site, Food Tours and Atlanta Movie Tours. There's much more to do: examine the collection at World of Coca-Cola, walk around Piedmont Park, steep yourself in history at Centennial Olympic Park, and find something for the whole family at SKYVIEW Atlanta.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, read our Atlanta day trip planner .

Atlanta is very close to Roswell. March in Atlanta sees daily highs of 21°C and lows of 8°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Atlanta

Tours Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Food Tours
Atlanta Movie Tours ©
Atlanta Movie Tours
World of Coca-Cola ©
World of Coca-Cola

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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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Orlando: Stetson Mansion (in DeLand), The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror (in Anaheim) and Nocoroco Historic Site (in Ormond Beach). Have a day of magic on the 23rd (Mon) at Epcot. And it doesn't end there: find something for the whole family at Walt Disney World Resort, discover the magic at Disney's Hollywood Studios, take in a show at Happily Ever After Fireworks, and have some family-friendly fun at Nomadic.

To see photos, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Orlando travel route tool .

Traveling by flight from New Orleans to Orlando takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from New Orleans to Orlando. While traveling from New Orleans, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Orlando, ranging from highs of 30°C to lows of 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) so you can travel to Miami.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Stetson Mansion, Nocoroco Historic Site
Highlights from your plan
Walt Disney World Resort ©
Walt Disney World Resort
Universal Orlando Resort ©
Universal Orlando Resort
Universal's Islands of Adventure ©
Universal's Islands of Adventure

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Fort Lauderdale

Fort Lauderdale ©
Known as the "Venice of America" because of its extensive network of navigable waterways, Fort Lauderdale welcomes over 10 million annual visitors, most of them attracted by the city's popular beaches and marinas.
Fort Lauderdale is known for beaches, shopping, nature, museums, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see the interesting displays at Bonnet House Museum and Gardens, explore the engaging exhibits at Museum of Discovery and Science, take a memorable tour with Tours, and explore the activities along Intracoastal Waterway.

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Fly from Orlando to Fort Lauderdale in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Orlando in March, expect a bit warmer with lows of 21°C in Fort Lauderdale. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) so you can catcht the bus to Miami.

Things to do in Fort Lauderdale

Museums Wildlife Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Bonnet House Museum and Gardens ©
Bonnet House Museum and Gardens
Stranahan House ©
Stranahan House
International Swimming Hall of Fame ©

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Miami

Florida’s mecca of fun in the sun, the lively tropical metropolis of Miami is one of the world’s top vacation spots.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Fort Lauderdale Beach, Wynwood and Olympia Theater. There's much more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at South Beach, browse the different shops at Bayside Marketplace, wander the streets of Lincoln Road, and take in the local highlights with Walking tours.

To see maps, photos, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Miami sightseeing planner .

Traveling by flight from Orlando to Miami takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and train. Traveling from Orlando in March, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Miami, with lows of 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Miami

Shopping Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Miami Beach, Fort Lauderdale Beach
Highlights from your plan
Walking tours
South Beach ©
South Beach
Lincoln Road ©
Lincoln Road

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Miami Beach

Miami Beach ©
Separated by water from the neighboring city of Miami, Miami Beach sits on a barrier island between Biscayne Bay and the Atlantic Ocean.
On the 5th (Sun), take a leisurely stroll along Miami Beach Boardwalk, take in the exciting artwork at Britto Central, then get to know the fascinating history of Art Deco Historic District, and finally wander the streets of Collins Avenue. On your second day here, look for gifts at Wings Beachwear, then take in the local highlights with Walking tours, and then take a stroll through Ocean Drive.

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Miami Beach is very close to Miami. In April, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Miami Beach

Neighborhoods Shopping Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Art Deco Historic District ©
Art Deco Historic District
Collins Avenue ©
Collins Avenue
Miami Beach Boardwalk ©
Miami Beach Boardwalk

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