19 days in United States Itinerary

19 days in United States Itinerary

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Chattanooga
— 1 night
2
Dallas
— 1 night
3
Santa Fe
— 2 nights
4
Cheyenne
— 1 night
5
Jackson Hole
— 3 nights
6
Bozeman
— 3 nights
7
Cody
— 4 nights
8
Fargo
— 1 night
9
Madison
— 2 nights

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Chattanooga

Once saddled with the reputation of being one of the country's dirtiest cities, Chattanooga now boasts a pedestrian-friendly downtown with a network of leafy waterfront trails and free electric shuttles.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Mon): brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Chattanooga Whiskey Experimental Distillery and then explore the fascinating underground world of Ruby Falls. On the 11th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Tennessee Aquarium and then relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour.

To find maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Chattanooga road trip app.

Washington DC to Chattanooga is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and subway. In August, daily temperatures in Chattanooga can reach 89°F, while at night they dip to 70°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Dallas.

Things to do in Chattanooga

Parks · Adventure · Outdoors

Side Trip

River Rafting & Tubing
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River Rafting & Tubing
Ruby Falls ©
Ruby Falls
Tennessee Aquarium ©
Tennessee Aquarium

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Dallas

Dallas ©
One of the country's most popular shopping destinations, Dallas and its sprawling suburbs include more shopping centers per capita than any other urban center in America.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Wed): get interesting insight from The Spirit of Dallas, then examine the collection at The George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum, then examine the collection at Perot Museum of Nature and Science, and finally examine the collection at The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza.

For more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Dallas trip planning tool.

You can do a combination of shuttle and flight from Chattanooga to Dallas in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central Standard Time (CST) is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Chattanooga in August, things will get somewhat warmer in Dallas: highs are around 96°F and lows about 78°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) so you can travel to Santa Fe.

Things to do in Dallas

Museums · Outdoors · Tours
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The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza ©
The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza
Perot Museum of Nature and Science ©
Perot Museum of Nature and Science

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Santa Fe

Santa Fe ©
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.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Thu): steep yourself in history at Loretto Chapel, steep yourself in history at Santa Fe Plaza, then explore the world behind art at Georgia O'Keeffe Museum, and finally stop by Santa Fe Indian Market. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the natural beauty at Absolute Nirvana Spa & Gardens, get to know the fascinating history of Canyon Road, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Cathedral Basilica of St. Francis of Assisi.

For traveler tips and more tourist information, read our Santa Fe day trip site.

You can fly from Dallas to Santa Fe in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Dallas to Santa Fe due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Dallas in August, plan for a bit cooler days in Santa Fe, with highs around 84°F, while nights are cooler with lows around 57°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) so you can travel to Cheyenne.

Things to do in Santa Fe

Historic Sites · Parks · Spas
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Canyon Road ©
Canyon Road
Georgia O'Keeffe Museum ©
Georgia O'Keeffe Museum
Loretto Chapel ©
Loretto Chapel

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Cheyenne

Cheyenne ©
Cheyenne is the capital and most populous city of the US state of Wyoming and the county seat of Laramie County. Start off your visit on the 15th (Sat): head outdoors with Paul Smith Children's Village, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Lakeview Cemetery, and then get engrossed in the history at Wyoming State Museum.

For maps, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read our Cheyenne attractions planner.

You can do a combination of flight and shuttle from Santa Fe to Cheyenne in 6 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Cheyenne are 82°F, while nighttime lows are 54°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can travel to Jackson Hole.

Things to do in Cheyenne

Outdoors · Historic Sites · Museums
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Wyoming State Museum ©
Wyoming State Museum

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Jackson Hole

Jackson Hole ©
The Jackson Hole valley is approximately 97 km (60 mi) long and 24 km (15 mi) wide, encompassing the town of Jackson, Teton Village, and the northern section of Grand Teton National Park.
Get out of town with these interesting Jackson Hole side-trips: Chapel of the Transfiguration (in Moose) and Grand Teton (in Grand Teton National Park). And it doesn't end there: relax and float downstream with Barker-Ewing Whitewater, explore the world behind art at National Museum of Wildlife Art, test your problem-solving skills at Exitus Escape Games, and don't miss a visit to Town Square.

For ratings and more tourist information, you can read our Jackson Hole road trip planner.

You can do a combination of shuttle and flight from Cheyenne to Jackson Hole in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Cheyenne in August, Jackson Hole is a bit cooler at night with lows of 43°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Bozeman.

Things to do in Jackson Hole

Wildlife · Parks · Nature

Side Trip

Grand Teton National Park
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Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton
Barker-Ewing Whitewater ©
Barker-Ewing Whitewater
National Museum of Wildlife Art ©
National Museum of Wildlife Art

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Bozeman

Bozeman ©
Bozeman is a city in and the county seat of Gallatin County, Montana, United States, in the southwestern part of the state. Get out of town with these interesting Bozeman side-trips: Yellowstone National Park (Madison River, Yellowstone Wilderness Outfitters, &more). There's more to do: see exotic creatures in open habitats at Yellowstone Safari Company and see the interesting displays at American Computer & Robotics Museum.

To see reviews, photos, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Bozeman trip itinerary builder tool.

You can drive from Jackson Hole to Bozeman in 5 hours. Other options are to fly; or do a combination of car and bus. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Jackson Hole in August: highs in Bozeman hover around 84°F, while lows dip to 47°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) early enough to drive to Cody.

Things to do in Bozeman

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trip

Yellowstone National Park
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American Computer & Robotics Museum ©
American Computer & Robotics Museum
Mammoth Hot Springs ©
Mammoth Hot Springs
Boiling River ©
Boiling River

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Cody

Cody ©
A genuine cowboy city, Cody is famous for its nightly rodeos and its proximity to the protected wilderness areas of the world's first national park, now designated as one of the country's World Heritage Sites.
Change things up with these side-trips from Cody: Yellowstone National Park (Uncle Tom's Trail, Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, &more). There's still lots to do: examine the collection at Buffalo Bill Center of the West, make a trip to Pahaska Tepee, and take a tour by water with Wyoming River Trips.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Cody road trip planner.

You can drive from Bozeman to Cody in 4 hours. When traveling from Bozeman in August, plan for a bit cooler days in Cody, with highs around 79°F, while nights are a bit warmer with lows around 55°F. On the 25th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Fargo.

Things to do in Cody

Museums · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trip

Yellowstone National Park
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Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Lamar Valley ©
Lamar Valley
Buffalo Bill Center of the West ©
Buffalo Bill Center of the West

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Fargo

Fargo ©
Fargo is the most populous city in the state of North Dakota, accounting for over 15% of the state population. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Wed): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Sts. Anne & Joachim Catholic Church, then get engrossed in the history at Fargo Air Museum, and then play a few rounds at Edgewood Golf.

For where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Fargo tour planning app.

You can fly from Cody to Fargo in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Central Standard Time (CST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. August in Fargo sees daily highs of 81°F and lows of 58°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) early enough to travel to Madison.

Things to do in Fargo

Outdoors · Historic Sites · Golf
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Sts. Anne & Joachim Catholic Church ©
Sts. Anne & Joachim Catholic Church
Fargo Air Museum ©
Fargo Air Museum

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Madison

Madison ©
Madison might be the capital of Wisconsin, but students rather than politicians give the city its identity.
On the 27th (Thu), make a trip to Memorial Union Terrace, get a sense of history and politics at Wisconsin State Capitol, then admire the natural beauty at Olbrich Botanical Gardens, and finally look for gifts at Gail Ambrosius Chocolatier. On your second day here, take a tour by water with Wisconsin Canoe Company, admire the landmark architecture of Taliesin Preservation: Frank Lloyd Wright Visitor Center , and then settle in for a delightful tour with Lost Canyon Tours.

To see reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Madison road trip planner.

Getting from Fargo to Madison by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 80°F, and evening lows to 60°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Madison

Outdoors · Tours · Parks

Side Trips

Spring Green, Lost Canyon Tours
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Wisconsin Canoe Company ©
Wisconsin Canoe Company
Olbrich Botanical Gardens ©
Olbrich Botanical Gardens

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