6 days in United States Itinerary

6 days in United States Itinerary

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6 days in United States Itinerary

Start: New York City
Drive:  5​h
1
Chicago
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h
2
Denver
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 45​min
3
San Francisco
— 1 night
Fly + bus:  4​h 45​min
4
Eureka
— 1 night
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  11​h 15​min
5
Bear
— 1 day
Drive:  3​h
End: New York City

1
night
Chicago

A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
On the 6th (Tue), take in the local highlights with Walking tours. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the landscape on two wheels at Lakefront Trail, then ponder the design of Buckingham Fountain, then walk around Maggie Daley Park, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Chicago Riverwalk.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Chicago trip itinerary maker app .

New York City to Chicago is an approximately 5-hour combination of bus and flight. You can also fly; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from New York City to Chicago is minus 1 hour. In August, daytime highs in Chicago are 83°F, while nighttime lows are 67°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) so you can travel to Denver.

Things to do in Chicago

Parks Trails Outdoors
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Walking tours
Maggie Daley Park ©
Maggie Daley Park
Buckingham Fountain ©
Buckingham Fountain

1
night
Denver

Denver ©
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 8th (Thu): take in nature's colorful creations at Denver Botanic Gardens and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Evans.

To find where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Denver trip builder tool .

You can fly from Chicago to Denver in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Traveling from Chicago to Denver, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect little chillier evenings in Denver when traveling from Chicago in August, with lows around 58°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Denver

Parks Nature Museums
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Mount Evans ©
Mount Evans
Denver Botanic Gardens ©
Denver Botanic Gardens

1
night
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Fri): contemplate the long history of Alcatraz Island, take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, and then take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge.

For traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our San Francisco road trip planning tool .

You can fly from Denver to San Francisco in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Denver to San Francisco. Traveling from Denver in August, you will find days in San Francisco are slightly colder (73°F), and nights are about the same (59°F). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can travel to Eureka.

Things to do in San Francisco

Historic Sites Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

1
night
Eureka

Eureka ©
Eureka is the principal city and county seat of Humboldt County in the Redwood Empire region of California. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sat): explore the activities along Humboldt Bay, then work some fitness into your day at Hikshari Trail, and then cruise along Redwood Highway.

For other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Eureka online trip builder .

Do a combination of flight and bus from San Francisco to Eureka in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from San Francisco in August: high temperatures in Eureka hover around 64°F and lows are around 54°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Bear.

Things to do in Eureka

Parks Outdoors Scenic Drive
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Humboldt Bay ©
Humboldt Bay

1
day
Bear

Bear ©
Bear is a census-designated place (CDP) in New Castle County, Delaware, United States. Start off your visit on the 11th (Sun): immerse yourself in nature at Lums Pond State Park and then stroll around Beck's Pond Park.

To find where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Bear trip itinerary app .

Explore your travel options from Eureka to Bear with the Route module. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 3 hours traveling from Eureka to Bear. Traveling from Eureka in August, expect Bear to be somewhat warmer, temps between 84°F and 66°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Bear

Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Lums Pond State Park ©
Lums Pond State Park
Beck's Pond Park ©
Beck's Pond Park

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