7 days in United States Itinerary

7 days in United States Itinerary

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7 days in United States Itinerary

Start: New York City
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  5​h 15​min
1
Joliet
— Few hours
Drive + Fly:  5​h 15​min
2
Denver
— 2 nights
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 night
Drive:  3​h
End: New York City

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Joliet

Joliet ©
Joliet is a city in Kendall and Will counties in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 6th (Tue): join the crowd at Chicagoland Speedway.

For more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Joliet online day trip planner .

New York City to Joliet is an approximately 5.5-hour combination of car and flight. You can also drive. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from New York City to Joliet due to the time zone difference. Traveling from New York City in August, expect a bit cooler with lows of 62°F in Joliet. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) early enough to travel to Denver.
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Chicagoland Speedway ©
Chicagoland Speedway

2
nights
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 7th (Wed): admire the natural beauty at Denver Botanic Gardens and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Evans. On the 8th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the sky in a new way at Denver Museum of Nature & Science and then take a memorable drive along Mount Evans Scenic Byway.

To see more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Denver trip planner .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Joliet to Denver. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Expect a daytime high around 85°F in August, and nighttime 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 Museums Nature
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Mount Evans ©
Mount Evans
Denver Botanic Gardens ©
Denver Botanic Gardens
Denver Museum of Nature & Science ©
Denver Museum of Nature & Science

1
night
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Fri): head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, then take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, and then take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge.

To see reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read San Francisco travel planner .

Traveling by flight from Denver to San Francisco takes 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. While traveling from Denver, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in San Francisco, ranging from highs of 73°F to lows of 59°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can travel to Eureka.

Things to do in San Francisco

Historic Sites Nature Parks
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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. Start off your visit on the 10th (Sat): make a trip to The Victorian Village of Ferndale, contemplate the waterfront views at Humboldt Bay, and then admire all the interesting features of Redwood Highway.

To see other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Eureka trip itinerary planning site .

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from San Francisco to Eureka takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from San Francisco in August, things will get a bit cooler in Eureka: highs are around 64°F and lows about 54°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Bear.

Things to do in Eureka

Outdoors Nature Scenic Drive

Side Trip

The Victorian Village of Ferndale
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Humboldt Bay ©
Humboldt Bay

1
night
Bear

Bear ©
Bear is a census-designated place (CDP) in New Castle County, Delaware, United States. Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sun): see the interesting displays at Air Mobility Command Museum and then walk around Beck's Pond Park. On the 12th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take an in-depth tour of Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library, ponder the design of Longwood Gardens, and then admire the majestic nature at Lums Pond State Park.

To see maps, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Bear trip planning site .

Explore your travel options from Eureka to Bear with the Route module. Traveling from Eureka to Bear, you'll lose 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Eureka in August: high temperatures in Bear hover around 84°F and lows are around 66°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Bear

Parks Nature Nightlife

Side Trips

Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library, Air Mobility Command Museum, Longwood Gardens
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Longwood Gardens ©
Longwood Gardens
Air Mobility Command Museum ©
Air Mobility Command Museum
Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library ©

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