24 days in United States Itinerary

24 days in United States Itinerary

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New Orleans
— 1 night
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Baton Rouge
— 1 night
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Houston
— 1 night
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Austin
— 1 night
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San Antonio
— 1 night
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Los Angeles
— 2 nights
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Santa Monica
— 1 night
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Las Vegas
— 2 nights
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Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
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Santa Fe
— 1 day
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Roswell
— 1 night
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Memphis
— 1 day
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Nashville
— 1 night
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Washington DC
— 2 nights
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Philadelphia
— 2 nights
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New York City
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New Orleans

The Big Easy

Known for its Creole cuisine, rich musical tradition, and nearby swamps and plantations, New Orleans is one of the nation's oldest cities.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Sun): get to know the fascinating history of Jackson Square.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for New Orleans using our trip planner.

Oranjestad, Aruba to New Orleans is an approximately 10-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Oranjestad to New Orleans is minus 2 hours. Traveling from Oranjestad in July, expect nights in New Orleans to be about the same, around 31°C, while days are little chillier, around 31°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Baton Rouge.

Things to do in New Orleans

Highlights from your trip
Garden District ©
Historic Walking Area
Garden District
4.7
The National WWII Museum ©
Military Museum
The National WWII Museum
4.8

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Baton Rouge

Baton Rouge is the capital of the U.S. Start off your visit on the 7th (Tue): take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Joseph Cathedral, get engrossed in the history at USS Kidd, look for all kinds of wild species at Mike the Tiger's Habitat, then see the interesting displays at Louisiana's Old State Capitol, and finally identify plant and animal life at Bluebonnet Swamp Nature Center.

To see ratings, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read Baton Rouge trip itinerary website.

Drive from New Orleans to Baton Rouge in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. While traveling from New Orleans, expect a bit warmer days and slightly colder nights in Baton Rouge, ranging from highs of 39°C to lows of 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to travel to Houston.

Things to do in Baton Rouge

Museums · Wildlife · Parks · Historic Sites
Highlights from your trip
USS Kidd ©
Military Museum
USS Kidd
4.7
Mike the Tiger's Habitat ©
Wildlife Area
Mike the Tiger's Habitat
4.7

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Houston

Bayou City

Although urban sprawl remains synonymous with Houston, most of the city's tourist attractions lie within the relatively small downtown area, surrounded by diverse neighborhoods housing the nation's biggest African-American, Asian-American, and Latino communities.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Wed): explore the different monuments and memorials at Glenwood Cemetery, test your team's savvy at Escape Hunt, then engage your brain at Cockrell Butterfly Center, and finally hike along Arthur Storey Park.

To see reviews, ratings, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Houston trip planner.

Getting from Baton Rouge to Houston by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In July in Houston, expect temperatures between 41°C during the day and 29°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Austin.

Things to do in Houston

Wildlife · Parks · Museums · Fun & Games
Highlights from your trip
Cockrell Butterfly Center ©
Science Museum
Cockrell Butterfly Center
4.8
Escape Hunt ©
Entertainment Center
Escape Hunt
4.9
Glenwood Cemetery ©
Cemetery
Glenwood Cemetery
4.9

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Austin

Live Music Capital of the World

Despite its laid-back college vibe, Austin is an influential center for politics, technology, film, and music.
On the 9th (Thu), test your problem-solving skills at The Escape Game Austin, then take in nature's colorful creations at Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center, then take in the natural beauty of Barton Springs Pool, and finally take in the views from Congress Avenue Bridge / Austin Bats.

For other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Austin tour itinerary planner.

Getting from Houston to Austin by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus; or fly. In July, daytime highs in Austin are 43°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to drive to San Antonio.

Things to do in Austin

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Fun & Games
Highlights from your trip
Barton Springs Pool ©
Hot Spring
Barton Springs Pool
4.4
The Escape Game Austin ©
Entertainment Center
The Escape Game Austin
4.9

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San Antonio

The Alamo City

As the state’s second largest city, San Antonio embodies Texas’ rich cultural heritage while maintaining the Old West charm of an oil town.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Fri): pause for some serene contemplation at San Fernando De Bexar Cathedral, take in the history at Mission San Jose, then take in the history at Mission Concepcion, then get engrossed in the history at The Alamo, and finally take in the pleasant sights at The San Antonio River Walk.

For where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, use the San Antonio trip builder tool.

Traveling by car from Austin to San Antonio takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In July, daily temperatures in San Antonio can reach 43°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) early enough to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Antonio

Highlights from your trip
The Alamo ©
Historic Site
The Alamo
4.4

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Los Angeles

City of Angels

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 11th (Sat): take a stroll through El Pueblo de Los Angeles and then make an unforgettable trip to Disneyland Park. On the 12th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at The Getty Center, get a taste of the local shopping with The Grove, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Oak Canyon Nature Center.

For reviews, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles route planning tool.

You can fly from San Antonio to Los Angeles in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 2 hours. Traveling from San Antonio in July, things will get a bit cooler in Los Angeles: highs are around 33°C and lows about 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Santa Monica.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks · Wildlife · Parks · Museums

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
Disneyland Park ©
Disney Park / Activity
Disneyland Park
4.2
The Getty Center ©
Specialty Museum
The Getty Center
4.8

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Santa Monica

Fortunate People in a Fortunate Land

A famed resort town since the early 20th century, Santa Monica sits on the picturesque Santa Monica Bay, bordered on three sides by the city of Los Angeles.
On the 13th (Mon), buy something for everyone on your list at Two Rodeo Drive, take in the awesome beauty at Santa Monica Mountains, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Carbon Beach, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Santa Monica Pier.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Santa Monica trip planning site.

Santa Monica is very close to Los Angeles. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Los Angeles in July: highs in Santa Monica hover around 28°C, while lows dip to 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can drive to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Santa Monica

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
Santa Monica Pier ©
Pier / Boardwalk
Santa Monica Pier
4.1
Two Rodeo Drive ©
Shopping Mall
Two Rodeo Drive
4.2

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Las Vegas

Sin City

Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
On the 14th (Tue), identify plant and animal life at Lake Mead National Recreation Area and then immerse yourself in nature at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area. Keep things going the next day: shop like a local with The Strip, then ponder the design of Fountains of Bellagio, and then try your luck at Bellagio Hotel and Casino.

To see where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Las Vegas route maker app.

You can drive from Santa Monica to Las Vegas in 5 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a bus. Expect warmer weather when traveling from Santa Monica in July: highs in Las Vegas hover around 47°C, while lows dip to 32°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks · Historic Sites · Shopping · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip

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Grand Canyon National Park

The size, shape, and color of Grand Canyon National Park combine to leave an impression on visitors as deep as the canyon itself.
On the 16th (Thu), hike along South Kaibab Trail, take in breathtaking views at Yavapai Point, then explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim, and finally get great views at Powell Point. On the 17th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get great views at Mohave Point, then trek along Bright Angel Trail, and then shop like a local with Lookout Studio.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Grand Canyon National Park trip planner.

Getting from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: take a shuttle; or do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is 1 hour. Traveling from Las Vegas in July, expect Grand Canyon National Park to be much colder, temps between 34°C and 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Santa Fe.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature
Highlights from your trip

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Santa Fe

City Different

Santa Fe continuously ranks among the world's top holiday destinations, attracting visitors with its unusual combination of scenic beauty, rich history, cultural diversity, and high concentration of performing arts venues, fine restaurants, and interesting attractions.
On the 18th (Sat), take in the exciting artwork at Nedra Matteucci Galleries, then take in the pleasant sights at Keshi, then stop by El Nicho, and finally identify plant and animal life at Leonora Curtin Wetland Preserve.

For maps, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Santa Fe visit website.

Drive from Grand Canyon National Park to Santa Fe in 7.5 hours. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in July, plan for a bit warmer nights in Santa Fe, with lows around 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Roswell.

Things to do in Santa Fe

Museums · Shopping · Wildlife · Parks
Highlights from your trip
Keshi ©
Scenic Walking Area
Keshi
4.9

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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 (Sun): immerse yourself in nature at Bottomless Lakes State Park, admire the masterpieces at Anderson Museum of Contemporary Art, then take in the exciting artwork at Tokay Beaded Art, and finally learn about winemaking at Pecos Flavors Winery.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Roswell vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Santa Fe to Roswell in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Santa Fe in July; daily highs in Roswell reach 42°C and lows reach 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) early enough to travel to Memphis.

Things to do in Roswell

Parks · Nature · Museums · Wineries
Highlights from your trip
Tokay Beaded Art ©
Art Gallery
Tokay Beaded Art
4.6

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Memphis

Birthplace of Rock 'n' Roll

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.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Mon): pause for some photo ops at National Civil Rights Museum - Lorraine Motel, contemplate the long history of Sun Studio, and then test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

To see more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Memphis trip planner.

You can fly from Roswell to Memphis in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Roswell to Memphis, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Roswell in July, expect nights in Memphis to be somewhat warmer, around 27°C, while days are little chillier, around 38°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Nashville.

Things to do in Memphis

Highlights from your trip
Sun Studio ©
Historic Site
Sun Studio
4.8
©
Room Escape Game
Room Escape Games
4.8

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Nashville

Music City U.S.A.

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 21st (Tue): have some family-friendly fun at The Escape Game Nashville (Berry Hill), browse the exhibits of Lotz House Museum, then see a show at Grand Ole Opry, and finally walk around Moss-Wright Park.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read our Nashville road trip site.

You can drive from Memphis to Nashville in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Nashville are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) so you can travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Nashville

Nightlife · Fun & Games · Parks · Museums

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
Lotz House Museum ©
Must see
Lotz House Museum
4.8
Grand Ole Opry ©
Theater
Grand Ole Opry
4.6

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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.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Wed): explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Art, then examine the collection at National Air and Space Museum, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Washington National Cathedral. Keep things going the next day: take an in-depth tour of United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, then appreciate the extensive heritage of The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, then pause for some photo ops at Vietnam Veterans Memorial, and finally learn more about the world around you at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read Washington DC day trip planner.

You can fly from Nashville to Washington DC in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Nashville to Washington DC, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. July in Washington DC sees daily highs of 37°C and lows of 26°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) early enough to take a train to Philadelphia.

Things to do in Washington DC

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip

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Philadelphia

The City of Brotherly Love

Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
On the 24th (Fri), identify plant and animal life at Fort Washington State Park, take in the history at Valley Forge National Historical Park, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Green Lane Nature Center. Here are some ideas for day two: get engrossed in the history at Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library, admire the local landmark of Longwood Gardens, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Christ Church, and finally ponder the world of politics at Independence Hall.

To find reviews, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Philadelphia online road trip planner.

Take a train from Washington DC to Philadelphia in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. July in Philadelphia sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 26°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to catch the train to New York City.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip

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New York City

Big Apple

Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
Get a sense of the local culture at The Metropolitan Museum of Art and Ellis Island. Get some historical perspective at 9/11 Memorial and New York City Hall. There's still lots to do: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, don't miss a visit to Statue of Liberty National Monument, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Patrick's Cathedral, and take a stroll through Times Square.

For more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our New York City online tour builder.

Getting from Philadelphia to New York City by train takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in July, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Highlights from your trip
9/11 Memorial ©
Must see
9/11 Memorial
4.7
Central Park ©
Must see
Central Park
4.8

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