58 days in United States Itinerary

58 days in United States Itinerary

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Dallas
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Beaumont
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Dallas
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Colorado Springs
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Denver
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Cincinnati
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Evansville
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Cleveland
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El Paso
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Boise
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Salt Lake City
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Sioux Falls
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Billings
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Denver
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Cheyenne
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Colorado Springs
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Chicago
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Philadelphia
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Birmingham
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Little Rock
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Rochester
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Dallas
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Dallas — 2 nights

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.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Wed): find something for the whole family at Six Flags Over Texas. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 15th (Thu): make a trip to Giant Eyeball, see the interesting displays at Dallas Holocaust and Human Rights Museum, hike along Katy Trail, then indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, then wander the streets of Galleria Dallas, and finally wander the streets of NorthPark Center.

For ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Dallas trip itinerary builder tool.

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Dallas. September in Dallas sees daily highs of 92°F and lows of 73°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Beaumont.
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Beaumont — 2 nights

On the 16th (Fri), steep yourself in history at W.H. Stark House, look for all kinds of wild species at Shangri La Botanical Gardens and Nature Center, explore the world behind art at Stark Museum of Art, appreciate the history behind Fire Museum of Texas, then look for all kinds of wild species at Gator Country, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Beaumont Botanical Gardens. On the 17th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get engrossed in the history at The Chambers House, get engrossed in the history at McFaddin-Ward House Museum, see the interesting displays at Texas Energy Museum, try to win big at Delta Downs Racetrack & Casino, then get a taste of the local shopping with Museum of the Gulf Coast, and finally take in the history at Sabine Pass Battleground State Historical Park.

For photos, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read our Beaumont online travel planner.

You can drive from Dallas to Beaumont in 5 hours. In September in Beaumont, expect temperatures between 88°F during the day and 71°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) so you can go by car to Dallas.
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Dallas — 1 night

Big D

Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sun): relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, take a stroll through NorthPark Center, trek along Katy Trail, then examine the collection at Dallas Holocaust and Human Rights Museum, then test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, and finally sample the tasty concoctions at Division Brewing. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get in on the family fun at Six Flags Over Texas.

To find other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read Dallas trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Beaumont to Dallas takes 5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) to allow enough time to fly to Colorado Springs.
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Colorado Springs — 2 nights

Stunning Garden of the Gods Park scenery, blue skies and the glory of Pikes Peak-America’s Mountain have attracted visitors to Colorado Springs for more than a century.
On the 20th (Tue), learn the secrets of beer at Rocky Mountain Food Tours, brush up on your military savvy at National Museum of World War II Aviation, then take in the exciting artwork at Garman Sculpture Works, then see the sights as you ascend with a climbing tour, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Old Colorado City. Here are some ideas for day two: tour the pleasant surroundings at Manitou Springs Incline, delve into the distant past at Manitou Cliff Dwellings, walk around Red Rock Canyon Open Space, then whizz through the canopy at Adventures Out West Pikes Peak Ziplines, then deepen your knowledge of military history at United States Air Force Academy, and finally examine the collection at Penrose Heritage Museum.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Colorado Springs trip planner.

Getting from Dallas to Colorado Springs by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Dallas in September, you will find days in Colorado Springs are slightly colder (79°F), and nights are much colder (51°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) to allow time to drive to Denver.
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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.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Thu): contemplate the long history of Hotel de Paris Museum, take in the awesome beauty at Mount Evans, then explore and take pictures at Mount Evans Scenic Byway, then discover the riches below the earth's surface at Capital Prize Gold Mine Tour, and finally cruise along Guanella Pass. On the next day, get the adrenaline pumping with an extreme tour, sample the fine beverages at Stranahan's Whiskey Distillery & Cocktail Bar, pause for some serene contemplation at The International Church of Cannabis, get a sense of history and politics at Colorado State Capitol, then take a stroll through 16th Street Mall, and finally learn the secrets of beer at a beer tour and tasting.

To find photos, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Denver tour itinerary tool.

You can drive from Colorado Springs to Denver in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of flight and train. In September in Denver, expect temperatures between 79°F during the day and 52°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) to allow enough time to fly to Cincinnati.
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Cincinnati — 2 nights

The Queen of the West

Situated on the north bank of the Ohio River, Cincinnati distinguished itself as the only U.S. city that left a favorable impression on one of its most famous 19th-century visitors, English author Charles Dickens.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Sat): examine the collection at Ark Encounter, learn more about the world around you at Creation Museum, examine the collection at American Sign Museum, then stroll through Spring Grove Cemetery & Arboretum, then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden, and finally learn more about the world around you at Cincinnati Museum Center. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 25th (Sun): learn the secrets of beer at a beer tour and tasting, stroll around Smale Riverfront Park, admire the masterpieces at Taft Museum of Art, then try your luck at JACK Cincinnati Casino, then observe the fascinating underwater world at Newport Aquarium, and finally test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms.

For where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Cincinnati trip itinerary planning app.

You can fly from Denver to Cincinnati in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and bus. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time, which is usually a 2 hour difference. In September, plan for daily highs up to 80°F, and evening lows to 56°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Evansville.
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Evansville — 3 nights

Evansville is a city in and the county seat of Vanderburgh County, Indiana, United States. Get out of town with these interesting Evansville side-trips: Owensboro (Green River Distilling Co., Smothers Park, &more), Garden of the Gods (in Harrisburg) and Cave-in-Rock State Park (in Cave in Rock). Spend the 28th (Wed) exploring nature at George Rogers Clark National Historical Park. There's still lots to do: brush up on your military savvy at USS LST Ship Memorial, explore the world behind art at Evansville African American Museum, make a splash at Burdette Park, and look for all kinds of wild species at Shawnee National Forest.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Evansville vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Cincinnati to Evansville takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Cincinnati to Evansville due to the time zone difference. In September, daily temperatures in Evansville can reach 83°F, while at night they dip to 60°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) to allow time to fly to Cleveland.
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Cleveland — 1 night

Forest City

A culturally diverse city situated on the shores of Lake Erie, Cleveland boasts many places to visit, such as world-class museums, popular amusement parks, and sprawling recreational areas.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Thu): explore the striking landscape of Cuyahoga Valley National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the different monuments and memorials at Lake View Cemetery, explore the world behind art at The Cleveland Museum of Art, examine the collection at Rock & Roll Hall of Fame, then get to know the resident critters at Cleveland Metroparks Zoo, then admire the striking features of Heinen's Downtown, and finally steep yourself in history at Stan Hywet Hall & Gardens.

For maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Cleveland journey planner.

Getting from Evansville to Cleveland by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Evansville to Cleveland due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Evansville in September, expect nights in Cleveland to be about the same, around 62°F, while days are a bit cooler, around 75°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) early enough to catch the flight to El Paso.
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El Paso — 2 nights

Start off your visit on the 1st (Sat): admire all the interesting features of Scenic Drive - Overlook, get engrossed in the history at El Paso Museum of Archaeology, examine the collection at National Border Patrol Museum, then get to know the resident critters at El Paso Zoo, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Concordia Cemetery, and finally take an in-depth tour of El Paso Holocaust Museum and Study Center. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun): brush up on your military savvy at War Eagles Air Museum, then admire the majestic nature at Franklin Mountains State Park, then take in the dramatic natural features at Hueco Tanks State Park & Historic Site, and finally play a few rounds at Butterfield Trail Golf Club.

For ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the El Paso trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Cleveland to El Paso by flight takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST), which is usually a -2 hour difference. Traveling from Cleveland in September, expect nights in El Paso to be about the same, around 67°F, while days are somewhat warmer, around 88°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) early enough to catch the flight to Boise.
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Boise — 3 nights

City of Trees

From its main thoroughfare, Boise greets visitors with a view of downtown framed by the foothills of the Rocky Mountains.
Boise is known for trails, historic sites, and parks. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: hike along Boise River Greenbelt, steep yourself in history at Old Idaho Penitentiary, stroll around Camel's Back Park, and take in nature's colorful creations at Julia Davis Park.

For more things to do, ratings, photos, and tourist information, read Boise trip itinerary planning app.

You can fly from El Paso to Boise in 6 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from El Paso in October; daily highs in Boise reach 67°F and lows reach 43°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) to allow enough time to fly to Salt Lake City.
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Salt Lake City — 2 nights

Crossroads of the West

Utah's capital and most populous city, Salt Lake City boasts a small-town feel, big-city amenities, and plenty of nature on its doorstep.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Thu): test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, view the masterpieces at Art at the Main Gallery, learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum of Utah, contemplate the long history of Assembly Hall, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Tabernacle, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Salt Lake Temple. On your second day here, admire the striking features of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints Conference Center and then see what you can catch with Rocky Mountain Outfitters.

To find photos, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read Salt Lake City trip maker.

You can fly from Boise to Salt Lake City in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Salt Lake City are 68°F, while nighttime lows are 46°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) early enough to fly to Sioux Falls.
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Sioux Falls — 2 nights

Sioux Falls is the largest city in the U.S. state of South Dakota. On the 8th (Sat), explore the engaging exhibits at Stockyards Ag Experience, walk around Falls Park, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Joseph Cathedral, learn more about the world around you at Great Plains Zoo & Delbridge Museum of Natural History, then see the interesting displays at USS South Dakota Battleship Memorial, and finally walk around Sertoma Park. On the next day, take in the dramatic scenery at Winnewissa Falls, steep yourself in history at Pipestone National Monument, immerse yourself in nature at Palisades State Park, then catch a live performance at Washington Pavilion, then don't miss a visit to Michelangelo's David replica, and finally trek along SculptureWalk & Arc of Dreams Monument.

For ratings, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read Sioux Falls trip tool.

Traveling by flight from Salt Lake City to Sioux Falls takes 6 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. In October, Sioux Falls is little chillier than Salt Lake City - with highs of 62°F and lows of 40°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) to allow enough time to fly to Billings.
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Billings — 3 nights

Billings is the largest city in the state of Montana, and is the principal city of the Billings Metropolitan Area with a population of 166,855.Billings is located in the south-eastern portion of the state and is the seat of Yellowstone County, which had a 2015 population of 157,048. Change things up with these side-trips from Billings: Custer Battlefield Museum (in Garryowen), Big Horn County Historical Museum (in Hardin) and Crow Agency (Custer Battlefield Trading Company & Little Bighorn Battlefield). The adventure continues: trot along with a tour on horseback, explore the world behind art at Yellowstone Art Museum, view the masterpieces at Toucan Gallery, and explore the striking landscape at Sacrifice Cliff.

To see more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read Billings travel route planner.

Traveling by flight from Sioux Falls to Billings takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. In October in Billings, expect temperatures between 61°F during the day and 39°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) to allow time to fly to Denver.
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Denver — 2 nights

Mile-High City

Kick off your visit on the 13th (Thu): look and learn at Denver Museum of Nature & Science, get a sense of history and politics at Colorado State Capitol, explore the world behind art at Denver Art Museum, steep yourself in history at Center for Colorado Women's History, then steep yourself in history at Denver Union Station, and finally brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Stranahan's Whiskey Distillery & Cocktail Bar. On the 14th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stroll through Downtown Aquarium, see the interesting displays at Mines Museum of Earth Science, look for gifts at Mountain Lux Candles, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Coors Brewery, then discover the riches below the earth's surface at Capital Prize Gold Mine Tour, and finally take a memorable drive along Guanella Pass.

To see maps, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Denver trip builder tool.

Fly from Billings to Denver in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Billings in October: highs in Denver hover around 67°F, while lows dip to 40°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) so you can go by car to Cheyenne.
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Cheyenne — 2 nights

Cheyenne is the capital and most populous city of the US state of Wyoming and the county seat of Laramie County. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sat): have fun and explore at Wyoming State Museum, admire the striking features of Historic Governors' Mansion, don't miss a visit to Big Boy Steam Engine, pause for some photo ops at Cheyenne Big Boots, then see the interesting displays at Cheyenne Depot Museum, and finally take a memorable drive along Happy Jack Road. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Sun): take an in-depth tour of Cheyenne Frontier Days Old West Museum, get a taste of life in the country at Terry Bison Ranch, admire the natural beauty at Cheyenne Botanic Gardens, then take in the awesome beauty at Vedauwoo, then contemplate the long history of Ivinson Mansion, and finally steep yourself in history at Wyoming Territorial Prison State Historic Site.

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

Drive from Denver to Cheyenne in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Denver in October, expect nights in Cheyenne to be about the same, around 36°F, while days are a bit cooler, around 62°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) to allow time to fly to Colorado Springs.
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Colorado Springs — 2 nights

Kick off your visit on the 17th (Mon): get in on the family fun at Cave of the Winds Mountain Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: learn the secrets of beer at Rocky Mountain Food Tours, explore the activities along Manitou Springs Incline, then get to know the fascinating history of Old Colorado City, and finally get engrossed in the history at U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Museum.

For more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Colorado Springs online visit planner.

Traveling by flight from Cheyenne to Colorado Springs takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to fly to Chicago.
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Chicago — 2 nights

Windy City

A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Wed): take in panoramic vistas at Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower, engage your brain at Museum of Science and Industry, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Lincoln Park Zoo, take in panoramic vistas at 360 Chicago Observation Deck, then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and finally take a leisurely stroll along Navy Pier. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 20th (Thu): take a stroll through The Magnificent Mile, walk around Millennium Park, admire the masterpieces at The Art Institute of Chicago, then admire the local landmark of Buckingham Fountain, then learn more about the world around you at Field Museum, and finally observe the fascinating underwater world at Shedd Aquarium.

To see photos, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Chicago journey planning website.

Traveling by flight from Colorado Springs to Chicago takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Colorado Springs to Chicago is 1 hour. Traveling from Colorado Springs in October, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 49°F in Chicago. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) so you can fly to Philadelphia.
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Philadelphia — 2 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.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Fri): browse the eclectic array of goods at Reading Terminal Market, admire the masterpieces at Barnes Foundation, take an in-depth tour of Eastern State Penitentiary, admire the masterpieces at Philadelphia Museum of Art, then get engrossed in the history at National Constitution Center, and finally appreciate the history behind Liberty Bell Center. On the next day, see the interesting displays at Benjamin Franklin Museum, contemplate the long history of Franklin Court, go on a hair-raising tour with a ghost and vampire tour, explore the world behind art at Brandywine River Museum of Art, then ponder the design of Longwood Gardens, and finally get engrossed in the history at Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library.

To find photos, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Philadelphia trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Chicago to Philadelphia in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Chicago to Philadelphia, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In October, daytime highs in Philadelphia are 69°F, while nighttime lows are 53°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) to allow time to fly to Birmingham.
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Birmingham — 2 nights

Magic City

Birmingham may be one of America's most controversial cities.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Sun): identify plant and animal life at Ruffner Mountain, take in nature's colorful creations at Birmingham Botanical Gardens, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Birmingham Zoo, then take some stellar pictures from Vulcan Park and Museum, then trek along Rotary Trail, and finally explore the world behind art at Birmingham Museum of Art. Keep things going the next day: stop by Bass Pro Shop, examine the collection at Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum, then don't miss a visit to Alabama Veterans Memorial Park, then immerse yourself in nature at Oak Mountain State Park, and finally sample some tasty brews at a beer tour and tasting.

To find maps, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Birmingham online tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Philadelphia to Birmingham takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Philadelphia to Birmingham. Traveling from Philadelphia in October, expect nights in Birmingham to be about the same, around 55°F, while days are a bit warmer, around 78°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) early enough to catch the flight to Little Rock.
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Little Rock — 2 nights

The Rock

Once inhabited by Native American tribes, today Little Rock bustles with nearly 800,000 people.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Tue): get a sense of history and politics at Old State House Museum, walk around Riverfront Park, view the masterpieces at The Galleries at Library Square, then engage your brain at Museum Of Discovery, then admire the landmark architecture of William J. Clinton Presidential Library, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at The Arkansas River Trail. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Wed): take in the views from Big Dam Bridge, immerse yourself in nature at Pinnacle Mountain State Park, stroll around Maumelle Park, then stroll the grounds of Mount Holly Cemetery, then contemplate the long history of Little Rock Central High School National Historic Site, and finally examine the collection at Esse Purse Museum & Store.

For where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Little Rock online route planner.

Traveling by flight from Birmingham to Little Rock takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 77°F, and evening lows to 55°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) to allow enough time to fly to Rochester.
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Rochester — 4 nights

Flower City

Blending big-city culture with small-town charm, Rochester sits on the southern shore of Lake Ontario.
Change things up with these side-trips from Rochester: Corning Museum of Glass (in Corning), Glenora Wine Cellars (in Dundee) and Watkins Glen State Park (in Watkins Glen). Next up on the itinerary: sample some tasty brews at Crush Beer & Wine Tours, sample the tasty concoctions at Genesee Brew House, contemplate the long history of National Susan B. Anthony Museum & House, and test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

To find traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Rochester trip itinerary site.

Getting from Little Rock to Rochester by flight takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. In October, Rochester is little chillier than Little Rock - with highs of 63°F and lows of 45°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) early enough to catch the flight to Dallas.
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Dallas — 11 nights

Big D

Explore Dallas' surroundings by going to Fort Worth (Exchange Avenue, Fort Worth Stockyards National Historic District, &more), Founder's Plaza Observation Area (in Irving) and Waco (Waco Mammoth National Monument, Texas Ranger Hall of Fame and Museum, &more). See some other sides of Dallas: examine the collection at The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza, steep yourself in history at Top O'Hill Terrace, appreciate the history behind Dealey Plaza National Historic Landmark District, and get to know the fascinating history of Grapevine Historic Main Street District.

For reviews, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Dallas trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Rochester to Dallas in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central Standard Time (CST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. In October, Dallas is somewhat warmer than Rochester - with highs of 82°F and lows of 62°F.
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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.
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