32 days in United States Itinerary

32 days in United States Itinerary

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Fly to Tampa International Airport, Drive to Largo
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Largo
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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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Phoenix
— 1 night
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Las Vegas
— 2 nights
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San Diego
— 2 nights
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Los Angeles
— 2 nights
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San Francisco
— 2 nights
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Yosemite National Park
— 3 nights
Drive to Fresno Yosemite International Airport, Fly to Seattle Tacoma International Airport
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Seattle
— 3 nights
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Minneapolis
— 2 nights
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Chicago
— 2 nights
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Detroit
— 1 night
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Philadelphia
— 3 nights
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Largo

— 1 night
Largo is the third largest city in Pinellas County, Florida, United States, and is part of the Tampa Bay Area. On the 17th (Wed), walk around Largo Central Park. Keep things going the next day: get engrossed in the history at Pinellas County Heritage Village, then take in nature's colorful creations at Florida Botanical Gardens, then look for gifts at Yellow Banks Grove, and finally walk around John R. Bonner Nature Park.

For maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Largo visit planner.

Valletta, Malta to Largo is an approximately 17-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Valletta to Largo is minus 6 hours. In August in Largo, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 29°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Baton Rouge.

Things to do in Largo

Parks · Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

Baton Rouge

— 1 night
Baton Rouge is the capital of the U.S. On the 19th (Fri), engage your brain at Louisiana Art & Science Museum, then ponder the world of politics at State Capitol Welcome Center, then get engrossed in the history at Capitol Park Museum, and finally indulge your thirst for a good beer at Tin Roof Brewery.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Baton Rouge online trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Largo to Baton Rouge by flight takes about 7 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Largo to Baton Rouge due to the time zone difference. In August in Baton Rouge, expect temperatures between 39°C during the day and 26°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to travel to Houston.

Things to do in Baton Rouge

Museums · Childrens Museums · Breweries & Distilleries

Houston

— 1 night

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.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Sat): take in the dramatic scenery at Water Wall, see the interesting displays at The Houston Museum of Natural Science, then admire the natural beauty at Hermann Park's Japanese Garden, and finally tee off at Hermann Park.

To find where to stay, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Houston trip itinerary maker website.

You can fly from Baton Rouge to Houston in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 41°C in August, and nighttime lows around 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) so you can drive to Austin.

Things to do in Houston

Childrens Museums · Museums · Parks · Golf

Austin

— 1 night

Live Music Capital of the World

Despite its laid-back college vibe, Austin is an influential center for politics, technology, film, and music.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Sun): take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, tour the pleasant surroundings at Lady Bird Lake Hike-and-Bike Trail, then take in the natural beauty of Barton Springs Pool, and finally admire the striking features of The Driskill.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read our Austin trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Houston to Austin in 3 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or fly. In August, daytime highs in Austin are 43°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to San Antonio.

Things to do in Austin

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Trails

San Antonio

— 1 night

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.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): take in the architecture and atmosphere at San Fernando De Bexar Cathedral, get to know the fascinating history of Mission Trail, and then take in the history at Mission Concepcion.

For photos, ratings, and more tourist information, use the San Antonio trip maker tool.

Drive from Austin to San Antonio in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August, daytime highs in San Antonio are 43°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can travel to Phoenix.

Things to do in San Antonio

Historic Sites

Phoenix

— 1 night
Phoenix is the capital and most populous city of the U.S. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): explore the striking landscape at Hole in the Rock and then take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Phoenix online visit planner.

Getting from San Antonio to Phoenix by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from San Antonio in August, expect Phoenix to be a bit warmer, temps between 47°C and 33°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) early enough to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Phoenix

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Nature

Las Vegas

— 2 nights

Sin City

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 24th (Wed): see the interesting displays at Counts Kustoms, try your luck at Wynn Las Vegas, make a trip to Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas Sign, have fun at The Range 702, then admire the local landmark of Fountains of Bellagio, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens. Here are some ideas for day two: indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, have fun at Machine Guns Vegas, and then have fun at Battlefield Vegas.

To find photos, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Las Vegas road trip planning tool.

Fly from Phoenix to Las Vegas in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Phoenix in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Las Vegas, with lows of 29°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) so you can travel to San Diego.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Fun & Games · Tours · Museums · Parks

San Diego

— 2 nights

America's Finest City

Divided into neighborhoods with distinct characters and cultural heritages, San Diego sits just north of the Mexican border and offers visitors a blend of tourist attractions, including a lively nightlife, diverse cuisine, and a thriving musical scene.
On the 26th (Fri), take in nature's colorful creations at Botanical Building and Lily Pond, explore the different monuments and memorials at Fort Rosecrans Cemetery, and then stroll through Point Loma. On your second day here, take a memorable tour with Tours, stroll through Coronado Beach, and then head off the coast to Coronado Island.

To see photos, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our San Diego trip itinerary maker app.

Getting from Las Vegas to San Diego by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. While traveling from Las Vegas, expect colder days and little chillier nights in San Diego, ranging from highs of 30°C to lows of 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trip

Los Angeles

— 2 nights

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 28th (Sun): immerse yourself in nature at Santa Monica State Beach, explore the landscape on two wheels at 26-Mile Bike Path, then take a leisurely stroll along Santa Monica Pier, and finally admire the masterpieces at The Broad. On your second day here, tour the pleasant surroundings at Santa Monica Bay, then examine the collection at Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita, then make a trip to The Wizarding World of Harry Potter, and finally examine the collection at Hollywood Bowl Museum.

For traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles vacation site.

Traveling by car from San Diego to Los Angeles takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. While traveling from San Diego, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Los Angeles, ranging from highs of 34°C to lows of 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Parks · Outdoors · Museums · Beaches

Side Trip

San Francisco

— 2 nights

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Tue): hike along Lands End, then don't miss a visit to Golden Gate Bridge, and then admire the majestic nature at Marin Headlands. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the waterfront views at San Francisco Bay, then admire the landmark architecture of Coit Tower, and then head off the coast to Alcatraz Island.

To find photos, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, go to the San Francisco trip itinerary site.

Traveling by flight from Los Angeles to San Francisco takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Los Angeles in August; daily highs in San Francisco reach 26°C and lows reach 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Wed) so you can travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trip

Yosemite National Park

— 3 nights
Massive granite mountains, towering waterfalls, groves of Giant Sequoia trees, and wilderness as far as the eye can see distinguish the landscape of Yosemite National Park.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Glacier Point and Sentinel Dome. Change things up with these side-trips from Yosemite National Park: Mono Basin Historical Society (in Lee Vining) and Bodie State Historic Park (in Bridgeport). There's much more to do: explore and take pictures at Tioga Pass, get great views at Yosemite, Tunnel View, make a trip to Olmsted Point, and take in the dramatic natural features at El Capitan.

To see reviews, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read our Yosemite National Park day trip site.

Getting from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park by car takes about 4 hours. Traveling from San Francisco in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be cooler in Yosemite National Park, with lows of 3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) early enough to travel to Seattle.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trips

Seattle

— 3 nights

Emerald City

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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Wine Tours & Tastings and Sky View Observatory. The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at The Museum of Flight, explore the world behind art at Chihuly Garden and Glass, stroll around Kerry Park, and get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To find more things to do, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, read our Seattle driving holiday planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Yosemite National Park to Seattle. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in September, plan for a bit warmer nights in Seattle, with lows around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Minneapolis.

Things to do in Seattle

Tours · Wineries · Museums · Outdoors

Minneapolis

— 2 nights

The City of Lakes

Located on both banks of the Mississippi River, Minneapolis salutes the state's love of the outdoors with numerous lakes, wetlands, creeks, and waterfalls--many connected to one another by a national scenic byway great for sightseeing.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Fri): admire the masterpieces at Minneapolis Institute of Art, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Saint Paul, and then stroll around Minnehaha Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get the adrenaline pumping with Kerfoot Canopy Tour, get engrossed in the history at Mill City Museum, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Minneapolis Sculpture Garden.

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Traveling by flight from Seattle to Minneapolis takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Central Standard Time, which is usually a 2 hour difference. September in Minneapolis sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 16°C at night. You will leave for Chicago on the 11th (Sun).

Things to do in Minneapolis

Parks · Museums · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

Chicago

— 2 nights

Windy City

A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sun): admire the local landmark of Crown Fountain. Keep things going the next day: walk around Millennium Park, then admire the masterpieces at The Art Institute of Chicago, then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Michigan, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Chicago Riverwalk.

For traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Chicago trip maker tool.

Traveling by flight from Minneapolis to Chicago takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Chicago are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can travel to Detroit.

Things to do in Chicago

Parks · Nature · Tours · Outdoors

Side Trip

Detroit

— 1 night

The Motor City

Founded in 1701 by a French explorer and adventurer, Detroit exerted a profound impact on the world for most of the 20th century.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Wed): head off the coast to Belle Isle Park, then explore the world behind art at Detroit Institute of Arts, then steep yourself in history at Motown Museum, and finally take a leisurely stroll along Detroit RiverFront.

To see photos, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Detroit trip itinerary planning site.

You can fly from Chicago to Detroit in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. The time zone difference when traveling from Chicago to Detroit is 1 hour. In September, daytime highs in Detroit are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) so you can travel to Philadelphia.

Things to do in Detroit

Museums · Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Philadelphia

— 3 nights

The City of Brotherly Love

Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
On the 15th (Thu), explore the galleries of National Museum of American Jewish History, steep yourself in history at Independence Hall, then get engrossed in the history at Eastern State Penitentiary, and finally take in panoramic vistas at One Liberty Observation Deck. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Fri): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Independence National Historical Park.

For more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read Philadelphia online tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Detroit to Philadelphia takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 31°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Museums

United States travel guide

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Specialty Museums · Beaches · Historic Sites
More than the country of car-packed streets seen in TV shows and movies, the United States of America is a complex and diverse home to over 300 million people living in a wide range of landscapes and climates. From its big-city skyscrapers to its sprawling natural parks, the country's ''melting pot'' combines many ethnic groups that share a strong sense of national identity despite their cultural differences. A country of road trips and big blue skies, the United States harbors orderly cities filled with restaurants, parks, museums, and innumerable sightseeing opportunities, as well as pristine natural areas perfect for a holiday in the great outdoors. To see as much as you can of this diverse land quickly, drive over some of the more than 6 million km (4 million mi) of highways leading through deserts, mountain peaks, fertile fields, and giant urban centers.