57 days in United States Itinerary

57 days in United States Itinerary

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1
Los Angeles
— 8 nights
2
Grapevine
— 1 night
3
South Padre Island
— 1 night
4
Port Aransas
— 1 night
5
San Antonio
— 6 nights
6
Fredericksburg
— 2 nights
7
Austin
— 5 nights
8
Miami
— 8 nights
9
New York City
— 7 nights
10
Chicago
— 8 nights
11
Las Vegas
— 8 nights

8
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Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Change things up with these side-trips from Los Angeles: Crescent Bay Point Park (in Laguna Beach), Dana Point Parasail (in Dana Point) and Anaheim (Guardians of the Galaxy – Mission: BREAKOUT!, Disneyland Park, &more). Pack the 14th (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. There's still lots to do: take a leisurely stroll along Santa Monica Pier, see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory, admire the masterpieces at Norton Simon Museum, and grab your bike and head to 26-Mile Bike Path.

For where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Los Angeles trip planner.

Brisbane, Australia to Los Angeles is an approximately 17-hour flight. The time zone changes from Australian Eastern Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -18 hour difference. Traveling from Brisbane in July, expect Los Angeles to be somewhat warmer, temps between °C and °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) early enough to travel to Grapevine.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Santa Monica, Beverly Hills, Anaheim, Crescent Bay Point Park, Dana Point Parasail
Highlights from your plan
Dana Point Parasail ©
Dana Point Parasail
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Disney California Adventure Park ©
Disney California Adventure Park

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Grapevine

Grapevine ©
Named for the fruit that grows here, Grapevine cultivates its local flavor in grapes and wines.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Tue): get outside with North Richland Hills Centre, test your team's savvy at Red Door Escape Room, and then take a tour by water with Black Watch Sailing Charters.

To find photos, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, use the Grapevine trip planner.

Getting from Los Angeles to Grapevine by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Los Angeles to Grapevine is 2 hours. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Los Angeles in July; daily highs in Grapevine reach °C and lows reach °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) to allow time to travel to South Padre Island.

Things to do in Grapevine

Outdoors Tours Fun & Games

Side Trips

North Richland Hills Centre, Red Door Escape Room
Highlights from your plan
Black Watch Sailing Charters ©
Black Watch Sailing Charters
Red Door Escape Room ©
Red Door Escape Room
North Richland Hills Centre ©
North Richland Hills Centre

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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.
On the 21st (Wed), stop by Seas the Day, thenmeet the residents at South Padre Island Dolphin Research & Sea Life Nature Center, thenget up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, and finally cross one thing off your bucket list with Skydive South Padre Island.

To find maps, ratings, photos, and tourist information, use the South Padre Island online day trip planner.

You can fly from Grapevine to South Padre Island in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of tram, bus, and taxi. Traveling from Grapevine in July, expect nights in South Padre Island to be about the same, around °C, while days are a bit cooler, around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) so you can drive to Port Aransas.

Things to do in South Padre Island

Tours Adventure Outdoors

Side Trip

South Padre Island Dolphin Research & Sea Life Nature Center
Highlights from your plan
Skydive South Padre Island ©
Skydive South Padre Island
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Seas the Day ©
Seas the Day

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Port Aransas

Port Aransas ©
Port Aransas is a city in Nueces County, Texas. On the 22nd (Thu), fly like a bird with Chute 'Em Up Parasailing, thenlook for gifts at Gratitude, and then cross one thing off your bucket list with Skydive South Texas on Mustang Island.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Port Aransas trip itinerary maker site.

You can drive from South Padre Island to Port Aransas in 4.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of taxi and bus. In July in Port Aransas, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) so you can go by car to San Antonio.

Things to do in Port Aransas

Outdoors Adventure Tours
Highlights from your plan
Chute 'Em Up Parasailing ©
Chute 'Em Up Parasailing
Skydive South Texas on Mustang Island ©
Skydive South Texas on Mustang Island
Gratitude ©
Gratitude

6
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.
San Antonio is known for shopping, historic sites, and theme parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get a taste of the local shopping with The San Antonio River Walk, explore the fascinating underground world of Natural Bridge Caverns, walk around Friedrich Wilderness Park, and gain some tasty knowledge on Cottonwood Wine Tours.

To see where to stay, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our San Antonio online road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Port Aransas to San Antonio takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. While traveling from Port Aransas, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in San Antonio, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Fredericksburg.

Things to do in San Antonio

Theme Parks Parks Museums
Highlights from your plan
Cottonwood Wine Tours ©
Cottonwood Wine Tours
The San Antonio River Walk ©
The San Antonio River Walk
SeaWorld ©
SeaWorld

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Fredericksburg

Fredericksburg ©
The city of Fredericksburg was settled by German immigrants in the mid-19th century, and has managed to retain its distinctly German charm.
On the 29th (Thu), contemplate the long history of Admiral Nimitz State Historic Site, learn about all things military at National Museum of the Pacific War, and then learn about winemaking at Grape Creek Vineyards on Main. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 30th (Fri): grab your bike and head to Kerrville River Trail, thenexperience rural life at Fischer & Wieser's Das Peach Haus, and then awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area.

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

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 July: high temperatures in Fredericksburg hover around °C and lows are around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) early enough to drive to Austin.

Things to do in Fredericksburg

Wineries Museums Parks

Side Trip

Kerrville River Trail
Highlights from your plan
Grape Creek Vineyards on Main ©
Grape Creek Vineyards on Main
National Museum of the Pacific War ©
National Museum of the Pacific War
Wine Tours & Tastings

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nights
Austin

Austin ©
Despite its laid-back college vibe, Austin is an influential center for politics, technology, film, and music.
Take a break from Austin with a short trip to Wimberley Zipline Adventures in Wimberley, about 50 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: witness a stunning natural landmark at Barton Springs Pool, learn the secrets of beer at Bike and Brew ATX, ponder the world of politics at Texas State Capitol, and admire the masterpieces at Elisabet Ney Museum.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Austin trip planner.

You can drive from Fredericksburg to Austin in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In July in Austin, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) so you can travel to Miami.

Things to do in Austin

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trips

Escapology, Wimberley Zipline Adventures
Highlights from your plan
Wimberley Zipline Adventures ©
Wimberley Zipline Adventures
Barton Springs Pool ©
Barton Springs Pool
ATXcursions ©
ATXcursions

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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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Miami: Everglades National Park (Long Pine Key, Slough Slog, &more), Key Largo (Jetpack Water Flights, Key Largo Yoga, &more) and Tavernier (Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center & JSK Watersports). The adventure continues: have fun at Lock & Load Miami, admire the natural beauty at Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden, appreciate the extensive heritage of Art Deco Historic District, and get outside with JP Outfitters Inc..

To see more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Miami vacation planner.

Getting from Austin to Miami by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Austin to Miami. Traveling from Austin in August, expect nights in Miami to be about the same, around °C, while days are a bit cooler, around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) to allow time to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Miami

Parks Outdoors Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Key Largo, Everglades National Park, Miami Beach, Oleta River State Park, Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden
Highlights from your plan
Island Dolphin Care ©
Island Dolphin Care
JSK Watersports ©
JSK Watersports
Kingdom Escape Games ©
Kingdom Escape Games

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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.
Get out of town with these interesting New York City side-trips: Bronx Zoo (in Bronx) and Coney Island (in Brooklyn). Next up on the itinerary: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, get a new perspective on nature at American Museum of Natural History, pause for some photo ops at 9/11 Memorial, and stroll around The High Line.

To see photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the New York City trip itinerary planning site.

Fly from Miami to New York City in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Miami in August, things will get slightly colder in New York City: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) so you can travel to Chicago.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Brooklyn, Bronx Zoo
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building

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Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Explore Chicago's surroundings by going to Northwind Perennial Farm (in Burlington), Lake Geneva Ziplines & Adventures (in Lake Geneva) and Michigan City (Washington Park Zoo & Skydive Windy City). The adventure continues: explore the world behind art at The Art Institute of Chicago, engage your brain at Museum of Science and Industry, stroll around Millennium Park, and enjoy breathtaking views from 360 Chicago Observation Deck.

For ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Chicago trip builder.

You can fly from New York City to Chicago in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from New York City to Chicago, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums Parks Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Oak Park, Michigan City, Northwind Perennial Farm, Lake Geneva Ziplines & Adventures
Highlights from your plan
Lake Geneva Ziplines & Adventures ©
Lake Geneva Ziplines & Adventures
The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
Museum of Science and Industry ©
Museum of Science and Industry

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Las Vegas

Las Vegas ©
Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Step out of Las Vegas to go to Boulder City and see Hoover Dam, which is approximately 50 minutes away. The adventure continues: ponder the design of Fountains of Bellagio, get to know the fascinating history of The Strip, try your luck at Mandalay Bay, and buy something for everyone on your list at The Grand Canal Shoppes at The Venetian.

To find traveler tips and tourist information, refer to the Las Vegas itinerary builder tool.

Traveling by flight from Chicago to Las Vegas takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Chicago to Las Vegas. Traveling from Chicago in August, expect Las Vegas to be a bit warmer, temps between °C and °C. You'll have a few hours on the 4th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Fun & Games Casinos Parks

Side Trips

Hoover Dam, Lake Mead National Recreation Area
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area ©
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area
The Strip ©
The Strip