8 days in United States Itinerary

8 days in United States Itinerary

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8 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Toronto
Drive:  2​h
1
Niagara Falls
— 1 day
Drive:  4​h 30​min
2
Pittsburgh
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h 30​min
3
Roanoke
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h
4
Louisville
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
5
Indianapolis
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
6
Columbus
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
7
Detroit
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
End: Toronto


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day
Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls
The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S.
To see maps, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Niagara Falls tour planner.

Toronto, Canada to Niagara Falls is an approximately 2-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or take a train. In May, daytime highs in Niagara Falls are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. You will leave for Pittsburgh on the 8th (Fri).

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Parks Outdoors Museums

1
night
Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh ©
Known primarily for its steel-related heritage and 446 bridges, Pittsburgh sits at the confluence of the Monongahela and Allegheny Rivers, which meet to form the Ohio River.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sat): take in nature's colorful creations at Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Pittsburgh trip planner .

Traveling by car from Niagara Falls to Pittsburgh takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or take a bus. In May in Pittsburgh, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) so you can go by car to Roanoke.

Things to do in Pittsburgh

Historic Sites Parks
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night
Roanoke

Roanoke ©
Roanoke is an independent city in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sun): stroll around Mill Mountain Star & Park.

For where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Roanoke trip planner .

Getting from Pittsburgh to Roanoke by car takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: fly; or take a train. May in Roanoke sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) so you can travel to Louisville.

Things to do in Roanoke

Parks
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Mill Mountain Star & Park ©
Mill Mountain Star & Park

1
night
Louisville

Louisville ©
Kentucky’s largest city, Louisville, is best known as the home of the Kentucky Derby.
Mammoth Cave has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 11th (Mon): explore the fascinating underground world of Mammoth Cave.

For maps, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Louisville trip planner .

Getting from Roanoke to Louisville by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of flight and bus. In May in Louisville, expect temperatures between 29°C during the day and 17°C at night. On the 11th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Indianapolis.

Things to do in Louisville

Nature Parks

Side Trip

Mammoth Cave
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Mammoth Cave ©
Mammoth Cave

1
night
Indianapolis

Indianapolis ©
Indiana's capital and most populous city, Indianapolis is best known for its racecar events and impressive museums, and as the hometown of Kurt Vonnegut.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Tue): explore the engaging exhibits at Children's Museum of Indianapolis.

To see other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Indianapolis attractions app .

Getting from Louisville to Indianapolis by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) so you can drive to Columbus.

Things to do in Indianapolis

Childrens Museums Museums
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Children's Museum of Indianapolis ©
Children's Museum of Indianapolis

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nights
Columbus

Columbus ©
More than just one of the nation's top business centers, Columbus is a mixture of many different parts of America, situated at the spot where the so-called "Bible Belt" meets the varied cultures of the Great Plains and Appalachia.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Wed): meet the residents at Columbus Zoo and Aquarium and then wander the streets of Easton Town Center. On the next day, make a trip to Rockhouse.

To find maps, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Columbus tour planning app .

You can drive from Indianapolis to Columbus in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. May in Columbus sees daily highs of 27°C and lows of 14°C at night. On the 14th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Detroit.

Things to do in Columbus

Shopping Zoos & Aquariums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Rockhouse, Columbus Zoo and Aquarium
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Easton Town Center ©
Easton Town Center
Columbus Zoo and Aquarium ©
Columbus Zoo and Aquarium
Rockhouse ©
Rockhouse

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night
Detroit

Detroit ©
Founded in 1701 by a French explorer and adventurer, Detroit exerted a profound impact on the world for most of the 20th century.
On the 15th (Fri), see the interesting displays at The Henry Ford.

For maps, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Detroit road trip app .

Do a combination of flight and bus from Columbus to Detroit in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. May in Detroit sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 12°C at night. On the 15th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Detroit

Museums

Side Trip

The Henry Ford
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The Henry Ford ©
The Henry Ford

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