21 days in United States Itinerary

21 days in United States Itinerary

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21 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly:  20​h
1
Las Vegas
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 30​min
2
Denver
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h
3
Memphis
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
4
Nashville
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h
5
Atlanta
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h
6
Savannah
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
7
Charleston
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h
8
Wilmington
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 45​min
9
New York City
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 15​min
10
Washington DC
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h
11
Saint Louis
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 15​min
12
Oklahoma City
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h 15​min
13
Roswell
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h
14
Albuquerque
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h
15
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
Fly:  17​h 45​min
End: Sydney

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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.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Tue): get to know the fascinating history of The Strip, then make a trip to Fountains of Bellagio, and then examine the collection at The Mob Museum. Keep things going the next day: see the interesting displays at The Neon Museum, then enjoy breathtaking views from Eiffel Tower Viewing Deck, and then immerse yourself in nature at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Las Vegas tour planner.

Sydney, Australia to Las Vegas is an approximately 20-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Sydney to Las Vegas is minus 18 hours. While traveling from Sydney, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Las Vegas, ranging from highs of 32°C to lows of 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Denver.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Shopping Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
The Strip ©
The Strip
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum

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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 (Thu): admire the masterpieces at Denver Art Museum, then wander the streets of 16th Street Mall, and then contemplate the long history of Denver Union Station. Here are some ideas for day two: enjoy some music at Denver Museum of Nature & Science, then admire the natural beauty at Denver Botanic Gardens, and then examine the collection at National Ballpark Museum.

For photos, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Denver online route builder .

You can fly from Las Vegas to Denver in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Las Vegas to Denver, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Las Vegas, expect little chillier days and colder nights in Denver, ranging from highs of 22°C to lows of 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) early enough to travel to Memphis.

Things to do in Denver

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Denver Art Museum ©
Denver Art Museum
Denver Union Station ©
Denver Union Station
Denver Museum of Nature & Science ©
Denver Museum of Nature & Science

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Memphis

Memphis ©
The largest city on the Mississippi River, Memphis bills itself as both the "Birthplace of Rock" and "Home of the Blues." With such a rich musical heritage, it shouldn't come as a surprise that Elvis Presley chose to live in Memphis during his later years.
On the 9th (Sat), make a trip to Graceland, pause for some photo ops at National Civil Rights Museum - Lorraine Motel, and then contemplate the long history of Sun Studio.

To find photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Memphis route tool .

Getting from Denver to Memphis by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time to Central Standard Time is 1 hour. Traveling from Denver in October, expect Memphis to be a bit warmer, temps between 29°C and 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) so you can go by car to Nashville.

Things to do in Memphis

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Graceland ©
Graceland
Sun Studio ©
Sun Studio

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Nashville

Nashville ©
Known as the capital of country music, the thriving city of Nashville combines old-world southern charm with a progressive urban flair.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Sun): walk around Centennial Park, then see the interesting displays at RCA Studio B, then examine the collection at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, and finally take an in-depth tour of The Johnny Cash Museum & Cafe.

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

Traveling by car from Memphis to Nashville takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. In October, daytime highs in Nashville are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) early enough to travel to Atlanta.

Things to do in Nashville

Museums Parks Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum ©
The Johnny Cash Museum & Cafe ©
The Johnny Cash Museum & Cafe
RCA Studio B ©
RCA Studio B

1
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Atlanta

Atlanta ©
Georgia’s largest city and capital, Atlanta is a thriving metropolis anchored by its southern roots.
On the 11th (Mon), explore and take pictures at Centennial Olympic Park, then examine the collection at World of Coca-Cola, and then hike along East Palisades Trail.

To find more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read our Atlanta trip planning website .

Traveling by flight from Nashville to Atlanta takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. October in Atlanta sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 15°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) early enough to travel to Savannah.

Things to do in Atlanta

Parks Museums Trails
Highlights from your plan
Centennial Olympic Park ©
Centennial Olympic Park
World of Coca-Cola ©
World of Coca-Cola

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Savannah

Savannah ©
Georgia's oldest city, Savannah displays its colonial history proudly on every corner.
On the 12th (Tue), get a taste of the local shopping with Signature Gallery, see the interesting displays at American Prohibition Museum, contemplate the long history of Owens-Thomas House & Slave Quarters, then learn about all things military at Webb Military Museum, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St. John the Baptist, and finally wander the streets of Savannah Historic District.

To see reviews, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Savannah trip planner .

Getting from Atlanta to Savannah by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in October, and nighttime lows around 18°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Charleston.

Things to do in Savannah

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Webb Military Museum ©
Webb Military Museum
Savannah Historic District ©
Savannah Historic District
Cathedral of St. John the Baptist ©
Cathedral of St. John the Baptist

1
night
Charleston

Many visitors describe their Charleston holiday as a warm embrace by an old, dear friend--who lived about 200 years ago.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Wed): get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, then get engrossed in the history at Confederate Museum, and finally steep yourself in history at Fort Sumter National Monument.

To see photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Charleston online trip planner .

Traveling by car from Savannah to Charleston takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Charleston can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 18°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Wilmington.

Things to do in Charleston

Tours Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Fort Sumter National Monument ©
Fort Sumter National Monument
Walking tours

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Wilmington

Wilmington ©
Holiday in Willington to discover a charming coastal city filled with azalea gardens, historical neighborhoods, and cozy cafes.
On the 14th (Thu), learn about all things military at Battleship North Carolina, stroll through Wrightsville Beach Municipal Complex, and then sample the tasty concoctions at Broomtail Craft Brewery.

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Drive from Charleston to Wilmington in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of car and flight. In October, daytime highs in Wilmington are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) early enough to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Wilmington

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Wrightsville Beach Municipal Complex
Highlights from your plan
Wrightsville Beach Municipal Complex ©
Battleship North Carolina ©
Battleship North Carolina
Broomtail Craft Brewery ©
Broomtail Craft Brewery

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New York City

New York City ©
Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Fri): make a trip to The Metropolitan Museum of Art, then wander the streets of Times Square, and then pause for some photo ops at 9/11 Memorial.

To see traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read New York City trip planner .

Getting from Wilmington to New York City by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Wilmington in October, you will find days in New York City are little chillier (24°C), and nights are about the same (16°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
Times Square ©
Times Square

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Washington DC

Washington DC ©
The capital of the United States, the District of Columbia contains the lion's share of the country's most treasured monuments, memorials, and public museums.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sat): explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Art, then examine the collection at National Air and Space Museum, and then explore the activities along Tidal Basin.

For maps, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Washington DC trip itinerary planner.

Fly from New York City to Washington DC in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In October, daily temperatures in Washington DC can reach 25°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Saint Louis.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art
Tidal Basin ©
Tidal Basin

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Saint Louis

Saint Louis ©
Test the local claim that Saint Louis is second only to Washington, D.C.
On the 17th (Sun), fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, see the interesting displays at City Museum, then admire the natural beauty at Missouri Botanical Garden, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis.

To find ratings, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Saint Louis trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Washington DC to Saint Louis takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Washington DC to Saint Louis is minus 1 hour. Expect little chillier evenings in Saint Louis when traveling from Washington DC in October, with lows around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Mon) so you can travel to Oklahoma City.

Things to do in Saint Louis

Adventure Historic Sites Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis ©
Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis
City Museum ©
City Museum
Missouri Botanical Garden ©
Missouri Botanical Garden

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Oklahoma City

Oklahoma City ©
Oklahoma City, known to many as the "Big Friendly," represents the political, cultural, and economic engine of the state of Oklahoma.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Mon): examine the collection at Oklahoma County Auto Trim and Mini Museum, explore the galleries of National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum, then pause for some photo ops at Oklahoma City National Memorial & Museum, and finally take a stroll through Bricktown.

Discover how to plan a Oklahoma City trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

Fly from Saint Louis to Oklahoma City in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 29°C in October, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) early enough to travel to Roswell.

Things to do in Oklahoma City

Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Oklahoma County Auto Trim and Mini Museum
Highlights from your plan
Bricktown ©
Bricktown

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Roswell

Roswell ©
Famed as the site of a purported UFO crash in 1947, the Roswell of today offers much more than alien research opportunities.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Tue): take a stroll through Downtown Historic District, then get a taste of the local shopping with Tokay Beaded Art, then see the interesting displays at International UFO Museum and Research Center, and finally do a tasting at Pecos Flavors Winery.

To find photos, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Roswell itinerary website .

Traveling by flight from Oklahoma City to Roswell takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Oklahoma City to Roswell is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Oklahoma City in October, plan for little chillier nights in Roswell, with lows around 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Albuquerque.

Things to do in Roswell

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan

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Albuquerque

Albuquerque ©
Albuquerque remains one of the state's secret jewels, as its tourist attractions are often overshadowed by the more popular holiday destination of Santa Fe.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Wed): engage your brain at The National Museum of Nuclear Science & History, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Petroglyph National Monument, then take an in-depth tour of Indian Pueblo Cultural Center, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Capilla de Nuestra Senora de Guadalupe, and finally stop by The Candy Lady.

For maps, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Albuquerque road trip website .

Traveling by car from Roswell to Albuquerque takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or fly. While traveling from Roswell, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Albuquerque, ranging from highs of 26°C to lows of 10°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Thu) so you can travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Albuquerque

Museums Historic Sites Nature
Highlights from your plan
Indian Pueblo Cultural Center ©
Indian Pueblo Cultural Center
Petroglyph National Monument ©
Petroglyph National Monument

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Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Thu): see the interesting displays at The Hollywood Museum, see the interesting displays at The Getty Center, admire the masterpieces at Los Angeles County Museum of Art, then learn more about the world around you at La Brea Tar Pits and Museum, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Hollywood Walk of Fame. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri): stroll the grounds of Hollywood Forever Cemetery, then enjoy the sand and surf at Venice Beach and Boardwalk, then stroll through Santa Monica Bay, and finally see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory.

To see traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles trip itinerary site .

Getting from Albuquerque to Los Angeles by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and train; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Albuquerque to Los Angeles is minus 1 hour. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Albuquerque in October; daily highs in Los Angeles reach 32°C and lows reach 19°C. On the 23rd (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums Parks Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Los Angeles County Museum of Art ©
Los Angeles County Museum of Art
Griffith Observatory ©
Griffith Observatory

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