46 days in United States Itinerary

46 days in United States Itinerary

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Start: Melbourne
Fly:  25 h
1
New Orleans
— 6 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
2
Jackson
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h
3
Orlando, Florida
— 6 nights
Fly + Bus:  4 h 15 min
4
Key West
— 5 nights
Fly + Subway:  5 h
5
Washington DC
— 5 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
6
Intercourse
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 45 min
7
New York City
— 7 nights
Bus + Fly:  3 h
8
Boston
— 6 nights
Fly + Bus:  5 h 15 min
9
Niagara Falls
— 4 nights
Train + Fly:  26 h
End: Melbourne

6
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.
New Orleans is known for historic sites, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: brush up on your military savvy at The National WWII Museum, observe the fascinating underwater world at Audubon Aquarium of the Americas, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Audubon Zoo, and walk around New Orleans City Park.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read New Orleans tour itinerary planner.

Melbourne, Australia to New Orleans is an approximately 24- hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of train and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Melbourne to New Orleans is minus 16 hours. When traveling from Melbourne in December, plan for much colder days in New Orleans, with highs around 16°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) so you can drive to Jackson.

Things to do in New Orleans

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Clue Carre - New Orleans' First Live Escape Game ©
Louisiana Children's Museum ©
Louisiana Children's Museum
Audubon Zoo ©
Audubon Zoo

3
nights
Jackson

Jackson ©
Jackson, officially the City of Jackson, is the capital city and largest urban center of the U.S. Venture out of the city with trips to Mitchell Farms (in Collins) and Vicksburg (U.S.S. Cairo Museum & Vicksburg Campaign Trail). There's lots more to do: see the interesting displays at Mississippi Civil Rights Museum, contemplate the long history of Original First Baptist Church, explore the engaging exhibits at Mississippi Children's Museum, and stroll around Winner's Circle Park.

For reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Jackson online trip builder.

Traveling by car from New Orleans to Jackson takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. Traveling from New Orleans in December, expect a bit cooler with lows of 6°C in Jackson. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) so you can travel to Orlando.

Things to do in Jackson

Museums Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Vicksburg, Mitchell Farms, Winner's Circle Park, Ridgeland Bike Trail
Highlights from your plan
Mississippi Civil Rights Museum ©
Mississippi Civil Rights Museum
Winner's Circle Park ©
Winner's Circle Park
Mississippi Children's Museum ©
Mississippi Children's Museum

6
nights
Orlando, Florida

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.
Take a break from Orlando with a short trip to Boat Tours & Water Sports in Kissimmee, about 34 minutes away. There's still lots to do: make an unforgettable trip to Magic Kingdom Park, get in on the family fun at SeaWorld, enjoy the sand and surf at Discovery Cove, and have some family-friendly fun at The Escape Game Orlando.

To see where to stay, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read Orlando journey builder website.

You can fly from Jackson to Orlando in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Jackson to Orlando due to the time zone difference. In December, Orlando is a bit warmer than Jackson - with highs of 29°C and lows of 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Wed) early enough to travel to Key West.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Boat Tours & Water Sports, Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art
Highlights from your plan
Magic Kingdom Park ©
Magic Kingdom Park
Walt Disney World Resort ©
Walt Disney World Resort
Universal's Islands of Adventure ©
Universal's Islands of Adventure

5
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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Key West: Big Pine Key (National Key Deer Refuge & Bahia Honda State Park) and Marathon (The Turtle Hospital, Crane Point Museum & Nature Center, &more). There's much more to do: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, get outside with The Schooner Wolf - Private Charters, view the masterpieces at Alan S. Maltz Gallery, and look for all kinds of wild species at Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory.

For traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Key West travel route planner.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Orlando to Key West in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Key West when traveling from Orlando in December, with lows around 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Mon) early enough to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Key West

Outdoors Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Marathon, Big Pine Key
Highlights from your plan
Bahia Honda State Park ©
Bahia Honda State Park
Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory ©
Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory
Scuba & Snorkeling

5
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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Clue IQ: An Escape Room Experience (in Frederick) and Billy Goat Trail (in Potomac). There's much more to do: examine the collection at National Air and Space Museum, get a sense of history and politics at White House, learn more about the world around you at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, and admire the landmark architecture of Washington National Cathedral.

To see maps, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Washington DC day trip planning website.

Traveling by combination of flight and subway from Key West to Washington DC takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from Key West in January, with highs in Washington DC at 7°C and lows at -1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) so you can drive to Intercourse.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Clue IQ: An Escape Room Experience, Billy Goat Trail
Highlights from your plan
Clue IQ: An Escape Room Experience ©
Clue IQ: An Escape Room Experience
Tidal Basin ©
Tidal Basin
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum

1
night
Intercourse

Intercourse ©
Intercourse is an unincorporated village and census-designated place in Leacock Township, Lancaster County in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sun): take in the views from Leaman's Place Covered Bridge, then stop by Intercourse Canning Company, then get engrossed in the history at Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania, and finally examine the collection at The Quilt Museum.

For where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Intercourse trip planner.

Getting from Washington DC to Intercourse by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or take a train. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Washington DC in January: high temperatures in Intercourse hover around 3°C and lows are around -7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) so you can drive to New York City.

Things to do in Intercourse

Shopping Museums

Side Trip

Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania
Highlights from your plan
Intercourse Canning Company ©
Intercourse Canning Company
Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania ©
Railroad Museum of Pennsylvania

7
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.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: stroll through Central Park, don't miss a visit to Rockefeller Center, admire the masterpieces at The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), and pause for some photo ops at Statue of Liberty National Monument.

For maps, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the New York City trip planner.

Getting from Intercourse to New York City by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. January in New York City sees daily highs of 5°C and lows of -5°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Boston.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Statue of Liberty National Monument ©
Statue of Liberty National Monument

6
nights
Boston

Boston ©
Rich in museums, restaurants, shops, and historical sites, Boston attracts over 16 million visitors each year. New England's largest and most influential city, Boston ranks among the world's major centers of education and culture.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Boston: Plymouth Rock (in Plymouth), Stanley park (in Westfield) and Fenway Golf (in East Longmeadow). There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at Heritage Museums & Gardens, have fun and explore at Boston Children's Museum, make a trip to Faneuil Hall Marketplace, and get your bearings at John F. Kennedy Presidential Museum & Library.

For maps, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read Boston trip itinerary planning app.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from New York City to Boston in 3 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. In January, daytime highs in Boston are 3°C, while nighttime lows are -5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) so you can travel to Niagara Falls.

Things to do in Boston

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Concord, Chatham Railroad Museum, Cape Cod Canal, Gray's Beach, Shining Sea Bikeway
Highlights from your plan
Museum of Fine Arts ©
Museum of Fine Arts
Stanley park ©
Stanley park
Boston Children's Museum ©
Boston Children's Museum

4
nights
Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls ©
The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S.
Niagara Falls is known for nature, casinos, and zoos & aquariums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Goat Island, pause for some serene contemplation at First Presbyterian Church, admire the sheer force of Bridal Veil Falls, and step off the mainland to explore Three Sisters Island.

To see maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Niagara Falls trip itinerary maker website.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Boston to Niagara Falls takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Boston in January, with highs in Niagara Falls at 0°C and lows at -9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Parks Nature Museums
Highlights from your plan
Cave of the Winds ©
Cave of the Winds
Devil's Hole State Park ©
Devil's Hole State Park
Niagara Gorge Trail ©
Niagara Gorge Trail

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