21 days in United States Itinerary

21 days in United States Itinerary

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Start: Copenhagen
Fly:  11 h
1
Washington DC
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h
2
Gatlinburg
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h 30 min
3
Orlando
— 4 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
4
Key West
— 3 nights
Fly:  2 h 30 min
5
Miami
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
6
New Orleans
— 2 nights
Fly:  6 h
7
New York City
— 2 nights
Fly:  11 h
End: Copenhagen

2
nights
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.
Get some cultural insight at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History and United States Holocaust Memorial Museum. Step off the beaten path and head to National Gallery of Art and Vietnam Veterans Memorial. There's more to do: get engrossed in the history at National Museum of African American History and Culture and pause for some photo ops at National World War II Memorial.

To see photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Washington DC trip planner.

Copenhagen, Denmark to Washington DC is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. You'll gain 6 hours traveling from Copenhagen to Washington DC due to the time zone difference. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Copenhagen in June, with highs in Washington DC at 35°C and lows at 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) to allow time to travel to Gatlinburg.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums
Highlights from your plan
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum ©
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art

2
nights
Gatlinburg

Nestled in the lush, wooded forests of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Gatlinburg is Tennessee’s premier mountain resort destination.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Wed): let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour and then whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the awesome beauty at Clingmans Dome, thensee the interesting displays at Titanic Museum Attraction, thenfind something for the whole family at Smoky Mountain Alpine Coaster, and finally sample the fine beverages at Ole Smoky.

To find reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read Gatlinburg trip itinerary maker site.

Traveling by flight from Washington DC to Gatlinburg takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train, bus, and car. In June in Gatlinburg, expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 22°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) so you can travel to Orlando.

Things to do in Gatlinburg

Adventure Tours Outdoors

Side Trips

Pigeon Forge, River Rafting & Tubing, Clingmans Dome
Highlights from your plan
River Rafting & Tubing
Clingmans Dome ©
Clingmans Dome
Zipline

4
nights
Orlando

Orlando ©
For most people, any mention of Orlando immediately conjures up images of sprawling theme parks filled with characters plucked right out of popular animated movies.
Get in touch with nature at St. Augustine Beach and Nature & Wildlife Tours. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Disney's Typhoon Lagoon Water Park and St. Augustine Pirate & Treasure Museum. There's much more to do: discover the magic at Disney’s Blizzard Beach Water Park, buy something for everyone on your list at Disney Springs, don't miss a visit to Cinderella Castle, and laugh and play at World of Disney.

To see other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Orlando day trip planning tool.

You can fly from Gatlinburg to Orlando in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car, bus, and train. Traveling from Gatlinburg in June, Orlando is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Key West.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks Shopping Outdoors

Side Trips

St. Augustine, Nature & Wildlife Tours
Highlights from your plan
Disney’s Blizzard Beach Water Park ©
Disney’s Blizzard Beach Water Park
St. Augustine Beach ©
St. Augustine Beach
Nature & Wildlife Tours

3
nights
Key West

Key West ©
Located just 140 km (90 mi) from Cuba, Key West is an island only about 6.4 km (4 mi) long and 1.6 km (1 mi) wide.
Let the collections at Truman Little White House and Key West Lighthouse and Keeper's Quarters Museum capture your imagination. Discover out-of-the-way places like Fort Zachary Taylor and The Overseas Highway. When in Key West, make a side trip to see The Turtle Hospital in Marathon, approximately Marathon away. Next up on the itinerary: cast your line with a fishing tour, look for all kinds of wild species at Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory, and get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

For traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Key West trip itinerary planning site.

Traveling by flight from Orlando to Key West takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Orlando in June, Key West is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Miami.

Things to do in Key West

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trip

The Turtle Hospital
Highlights from your plan
Fort Zachary Taylor ©
Fort Zachary Taylor
Fishing Charters & Tours
The Turtle Hospital ©
The Turtle Hospital

3
nights
Miami

Florida’s mecca of fun in the sun, the lively tropical metropolis of Miami is one of the world’s top vacation spots.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Wynwood Walls and Lock & Load Museum. Get some cultural insight at Black Police Precinct and Courthouse Museum and Burger Beast Museum. Change things up with these side-trips from Miami: Key Largo (Swim with Dolphins & Scuba & Snorkeling) and Fort Lauderdale Beach (in Fort Lauderdale). There's still lots to do: get some thrills out on the water with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Miami day trip website.

You can fly from Key West to Miami in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Miami can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 30°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) early enough to travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Miami

Outdoors Tours Museums

Side Trips

Key Largo, Fort Lauderdale Beach
Highlights from your plan
Waterskiing & Jetskiing
Fort Lauderdale Beach ©
Fort Lauderdale Beach
Wynwood Walls ©
Wynwood Walls

2
nights
New Orleans

New Orleans ©
Known for its Creole cuisine, rich musical tradition, and nearby swamps and plantations, New Orleans is one of the nation's oldest cities.
On the 5th (Mon), take a stroll through Royal Street, visit Frenchmen Street, and then enjoy some diversion at Escape My Room New Orleans. On the 6th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: brush up on your military savvy at The National WWII Museum and then visit Garden District.

To find ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the New Orleans day trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Miami to New Orleans takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Miami to New Orleans due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Miami in July, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in New Orleans: temperatures range from 31°C by day to 31°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) to allow time to travel to New York City.

Things to do in New Orleans

Neighborhoods Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Frenchmen Street ©
Frenchmen Street
Escape My Room New Orleans ©
Escape My Room New Orleans
Garden District ©
Garden District

2
nights
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.
Get some cultural insight at The Metropolitan Museum of Art and Ground Zero Museum Workshop. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at New York Public Library and Speed Boats Tours. Next up on the itinerary: go for a walk through Central Park and walk around World Trade Center's Liberty Park.

To see more things to do, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our New York City online trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by flight from New Orleans to New York City takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time is 1 hour. When traveling from New Orleans in July, plan for a bit warmer days in New York City, with highs around 35°C, while nights are a bit cooler with lows around 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Tours
Highlights from your plan
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
New York Public Library ©
New York Public Library
Ground Zero Museum Workshop ©
Ground Zero Museum Workshop

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