8 days in United States Itinerary

8 days in United States Itinerary

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8 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Indianapolis
Fly:  7​h
1
Seattle
— 1 night
Fly + Drive:  6​h
2
Vacaville
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  5​h
3
Las Vegas
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h
4
El Paso
— 1 night
Fly + Drive:  7​h 15​min
5
Iowa City
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  7​h 30​min
6
Portland
— 1 night
Fly:  7​h
7
Birmingham
— 1 night
Fly:  6​h
End: Indianapolis

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Seattle

Seattle ©
Nicknamed the "Emerald City" because of its abundant evergreen trees, Seattle is the cultural and business center of the Pacific Northwest, as well as a popular holiday destination.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Thu): get a taste of the local shopping with Pike Place Market, then explore the world behind art at Chihuly Garden and Glass, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Kerry Park.

To see traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Seattle tour itinerary planner .

Indianapolis to Seattle is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Indianapolis to Seattle, you'll gain 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Indianapolis in May, you will find days in Seattle are a bit cooler (68°F), and nights are about the same (52°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) so you can travel to Vacaville.

Things to do in Seattle

Shopping Neighborhoods Museums
Highlights from your plan
Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market
Kerry Park ©
Kerry Park

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Vacaville

Vacaville
Vacaville is a city located in Solano County in Northern California. For more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Vacaville day trip planning app .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Seattle to Vacaville. Traveling from Seattle in May, expect nights in Vacaville to be about the same, around 54°F, while days are somewhat warmer, around 81°F. You'll set off for Las Vegas on the 5th (Sat).

Things to do in Vacaville

Wineries Tours Parks

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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.
On the 5th (Sat), have fun at Battlefield Vegas, take in nature's colorful creations at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, and then admire the local landmark of Bellagio Fountains.

To find traveler tips, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Las Vegas trip planner .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Vacaville to Las Vegas. Traveling from Vacaville in May, expect Las Vegas to be somewhat warmer, temps between 87°F and 64°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Sun) to allow time for travel to El Paso.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Museums Fun & Games Parks
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum

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El Paso

El Paso
El Paso is a city in and the seat of El Paso County, Texas, United States. To find where to stay, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, use the El Paso online trip builder .

Fly from Las Vegas to El Paso in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Las Vegas to El Paso is 1 hour. Expect a daytime high around 87°F in May, and nighttime lows around 60°F. On the 7th (Mon), you'll travel to Iowa City.

Things to do in El Paso

Museums Parks Nature

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Iowa City

Iowa City ©
Iowa City is a city in Johnson County, Iowa, United States. Plan my trip to Iowa City with suggested itineraries provided by Inspirock.

Explore your travel options from El Paso to Iowa City with the Route module. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Central Standard Time (CST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from El Paso in May; daily highs in Iowa City reach 72°F and lows reach 51°F. You'll have a few hours on the 8th (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling to Portland.

Things to do in Iowa City

Parks Trails Nature
Highlights from your plan
Terry Trueblood Recreational Area ©
Terry Trueblood Recreational Area

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Portland

Portland ©
Maine's biggest and perhaps most vibrant city, Portland was established as a fishing village in 1633 and grew to become New England's largest port.
To see other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Portland online road trip planner .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Iowa City to Portland. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Iowa City to Portland due to the time zone difference. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Iowa City in May: high temperatures in Portland hover around 64°F and lows are around 45°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Birmingham.

Things to do in Portland

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Portland Head Light
Highlights from your plan
Portland Head Light ©
Portland Head Light

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Birmingham

Birmingham ©
Birmingham may be one of America's most controversial cities.
On the 10th (Thu), get great views at Vulcan Park and Museum, get curious at McWane Science Center, and then get engrossed in the history at Birmingham Civil Rights Institute.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Birmingham itinerary builder .

You can fly from Portland to Birmingham in 7 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Portland to Birmingham due to the time zone difference. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Portland in May: high temperatures in Birmingham hover around 81°F and lows are around 60°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Birmingham

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
Birmingham Civil Rights Institute ©
Birmingham Civil Rights Institute
Vulcan Park and Museum ©
Vulcan Park and Museum
McWane Science Center ©
McWane Science Center

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