56 days in United States Itinerary

56 days in United States Itinerary

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New York City
— 6 nights
2
Philadelphia
— 3 nights
3
Atlanta
— 3 nights
4
Miami
— 3 nights
5
New Orleans
— 3 nights
6
Dallas
— 2 nights
7
San Antonio
— 3 nights
8
San Diego
— 4 nights
9
Los Angeles
— 3 nights
10
Las Vegas
— 4 nights
11
San Francisco
— 3 nights
12
Seattle
— 3 nights
13
Yellowstone National Park
— 2 nights
14
Chicago
— 3 nights
15
Detroit
— 2 nights

6
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: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, take a stroll through Times Square, pause for some photo ops at 9/11 Memorial, and walk around The High Line.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the New York City holiday maker site.

London, UK to New York City is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 5 hours traveling from London to New York City. In April, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) so you can take a train to Philadelphia.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites
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Central Park ©
Central Park
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

3
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Philadelphia

Philadelphia ©
Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Thu): ponder the design of Longwood Gardens, thencontemplate the long history of Washington Square Park, thencontemplate the long history of Elfreth's Alley, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Christ Church. On the next day, steep yourself in history at Todd House, pause for some photo ops at Liberty Bell Center, ponder the world of politics at Independence Hall, thenwander the streets of Society Hill, thenget engrossed in the history at Eastern State Penitentiary, and finally browse the eclectic array of goods at Reading Terminal Market.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Philadelphia online tour itinerary planner.

Take a train from New York City to Philadelphia in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In April, daily temperatures in Philadelphia can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. On the 10th (Sat), you'll travel to Atlanta.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Historic Sites Parks Shopping

Side Trip

Longwood Gardens
Find places to stay Apr 7 — 10:
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Independence Hall ©
Independence Hall
Longwood Gardens ©
Longwood Gardens
Reading Terminal Market ©
Reading Terminal Market

3
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Atlanta

Georgia’s largest city and capital, Atlanta is a thriving metropolis anchored by its southern roots.
Atlanta is known for zoos & aquariums, museums, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, steep yourself in history at Centennial Olympic Park, admire the landmark architecture of Fox Theatre, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at Georgia Aquarium.

To see photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Atlanta visit planner.

Traveling by flight from Philadelphia to Atlanta takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and subway. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Philadelphia in April: high temperatures in Atlanta hover around °C and lows are around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Miami.

Things to do in Atlanta

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Museums
Find places to stay Apr 10 — 13:
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Food Tours
Georgia Aquarium ©
Georgia Aquarium
National Center for Civil and Human Rights ©

3
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Miami

Florida’s mecca of fun in the sun, the lively tropical metropolis of Miami is one of the world’s top vacation spots.
Miami is known for shopping, museums, and zoos & aquariums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see the interesting displays at Vizcaya Museum and Gardens, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and get to know the fascinating history of Art Deco Historic District.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read Miami trip planner.

Fly from Atlanta to Miami in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Atlanta in April; daily highs in Miami reach °C and lows reach °C. On the 17th (Sat), you'll travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Miami

Museums Shopping Tours

Side Trip

Miami Beach
Find places to stay Apr 13 — 17:
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Walking tours
Vizcaya Museum and Gardens ©
Vizcaya Museum and Gardens
Lincoln Road ©
Lincoln Road

3
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, go on a hair-raising tour with a ghost and vampire tour, walk around New Orleans City Park, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Our Sacred Stories.

To find reviews, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our New Orleans online trip itinerary builder.

You can fly from Miami to New Orleans in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Central Standard Time is minus 1 hour. While traveling from Miami, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in New Orleans, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. On the 21st (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Dallas.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Find places to stay Apr 17 — 21:
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Our Sacred Stories ©
Our Sacred Stories
The National WWII Museum ©
The National WWII Museum
Garden District ©
Garden District

2
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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.
On the 22nd (Thu), walk around Dallas Arboretum & Botanical Gardens, don't miss a visit to Grassy Knoll, and then examine the collection at The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza. On the 23rd (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at The George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum, thenget up close and personal with brilliant marine life at The Dallas World Aquarium, and then have some family-friendly fun at The Escape Game Dallas.

To see where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Dallas trip planner.

Getting from New Orleans to Dallas by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. When traveling from New Orleans in April, plan for somewhat warmer days and a bit cooler nights in Dallas: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) to allow time to travel to San Antonio.

Things to do in Dallas

Parks Museums Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

The Escape Game Dallas
Find places to stay Apr 21 — 23:
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Dallas Arboretum & Botanical Gardens ©
Dallas Arboretum & Botanical Gardens
The Escape Game Dallas ©
The Escape Game Dallas
The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza ©
The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza

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San Antonio

San Antonio ©
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 24th (Sat): get in on the family fun at SeaWorld, admire the architecture and history at Mission San Jose, and then pause for some serene contemplation at San Fernando De Bexar Cathedral. On your second day here, get in on the family fun at Six Flags Fiesta Texas, explore the world behind art at McNay Art Museum, thencontemplate the long history of The Alamo, and finally shop like a local with The San Antonio River Walk.

To see reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our San Antonio online road trip planner.

Fly from Dallas to San Antonio in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) early enough to travel to San Diego.

Things to do in San Antonio

Theme Parks Historic Sites Museums
Find places to stay Apr 23 — 26:
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SeaWorld ©
SeaWorld
The San Antonio River Walk ©
The San Antonio River Walk
The Alamo ©
The Alamo

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San Diego

San Diego ©
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.
Get out of town with these interesting San Diego side-trips: Annie's Canyon Trail (in Solana Beach) and Self Realization Fellowship Hermitage & Meditation Gardens (in Encinitas). And it doesn't end there: admire nature's wide array of creatures at San Diego Zoo, walk around Balboa Park, explore the world behind art at Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, and look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas.

To see photos, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read San Diego travel route planner.

Traveling by flight from San Antonio to San Diego takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from San Antonio to San Diego. When traveling from San Antonio in April, plan for a bit cooler days in San Diego, with highs around °C, while nights are about the same with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Annie's Canyon Trail, Self Realization Fellowship Hermitage & Meditation Gardens
Find places to stay Apr 26 — 30:
Highlights from your plan
San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
Balboa Park ©
Balboa Park
Cabrillo National Monument ©
Cabrillo National Monument

3
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Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Go for a jaunt from Los Angeles to Anaheim to see Disneyland Park about 36 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at The Getty Center, take in the waterfront at Santa Monica Pier, partake in some friendly competition at Fantastic Race, and explore the world behind art at Los Angeles County Museum of Art.

To find photos, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Los Angeles trip planner.

Traveling by car from San Diego to Los Angeles takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Expect a daytime high around °C in April, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) to allow time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums Theme Parks Fun & Games

Side Trips

Santa Monica Pier, Disneyland Park
Find places to stay Apr 30 — May 3:
Highlights from your plan
Griffith Observatory ©
Griffith Observatory
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center

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Las Vegas

Las Vegas ©
Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Go for a jaunt from Las Vegas to Boulder City to see Hoover Dam about 50 minutes away. There's lots more to do: explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, try to win big at Bellagio Hotel and Casino, have some family-friendly fun at Axe Monkeys, and examine the collection at The Mob Museum.

For more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Las Vegas road trip website.

Traveling by flight from Los Angeles to Las Vegas takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Los Angeles in May, you will find days in Las Vegas are somewhat warmer (°C), and nights are about the same (°C). Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Fun & Games Shopping

Side Trips

Lake Mead National Recreation Area, Hoover Dam
Find places to stay May 3 — 8:
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area ©
The Strip ©
The Strip

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
San Francisco is known for nature, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, appreciate the extensive heritage of Filbert Street Stairs, get curious at Exploratorium, and get great views at Twin Peaks.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the San Francisco journey app.

Fly from Las Vegas to San Francisco in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Las Vegas in May, with highs in San Francisco at °C and lows at °C. You will leave for Seattle on the 12th (Wed).

Things to do in San Francisco

Museums Historic Sites Childrens Museums
Find places to stay May 8 — 12:
Highlights from your plan
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island

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Seattle

Seattle ©
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.
Seattle is known for museums, parks, and wineries. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the world behind art at Chihuly Garden and Glass, tour the pleasant surroundings at Hiram M. Chittenden Locks, get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Seattle Aquarium, and wander the streets of Pike Place Market.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Seattle route planning tool.

Traveling by flight from San Francisco to Seattle takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In May in Seattle, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) early enough to travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Seattle

Museums Shopping Parks
Find places to stay May 12 — 16:
Highlights from your plan
Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market
Space Needle ©
Space Needle

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Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone National Park ©
An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Mon): take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone and then explore the stunning scenery at S Rim Trail. On your second day here, take in the natural beauty of Castle Geyser, take in the natural beauty of Grand Prismatic Spring, take in the natural beauty of Blue Star Spring, thenwitness a stunning natural landmark at Old Faithful, and finally witness a stunning natural landmark at Upper Geyser Basin.

To find reviews, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Yellowstone National Park trip itinerary app.

Traveling by flight from Seattle to Yellowstone National Park takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus, shuttle, and car. Traveling from Seattle to Yellowstone National Park, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Seattle in May, you will find days in Yellowstone National Park are little chillier (°C), and nights are much colder (°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Nature Parks Historic Sites
Find places to stay May 16 — 19:
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
S Rim Trail ©
S Rim Trail
Upper Geyser Basin ©
Upper Geyser Basin

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Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Chicago is known for museums, parks, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the world behind art at The Art Institute of Chicago, get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Shedd Aquarium, take in panoramic vistas at Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at Lincoln Park Zoo.

Find out how to plan Chicago trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.

Fly from Yellowstone National Park to Chicago in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car, bus, shuttle, taxi, and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Yellowstone National Park to Chicago. While traveling from Yellowstone National Park, expect a bit warmer days and much hotter nights in Chicago, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) to allow time to travel to Detroit.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums Parks Childrens Museums
Find places to stay May 19 — 23:
Highlights from your plan
The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
Shedd Aquarium ©
Shedd Aquarium
Field Museum ©
Field Museum

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Detroit

Detroit ©
Founded in 1701 by a French explorer and adventurer, Detroit exerted a profound impact on the world for most of the 20th century.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Mon): step off the mainland to explore Belle Isle Park, thenponder the design of James Scott Memorial Fountain, thenexamine the collection at The Henry Ford, and finally see the interesting displays at Greenfield Village. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the landmark architecture of The Guardian Building, thensteep yourself in history at Motown Museum, thenadmire the masterpieces at Detroit Institute of Arts, and finally take a leisurely stroll along Detroit RiverFront.

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You can fly from Chicago to Detroit in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Chicago to Detroit due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around °C in May, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Detroit

Museums Nature Parks

Side Trip

Dearborn
Find places to stay May 23 — 25:
Highlights from your plan
Detroit Institute of Arts ©
Detroit Institute of Arts
The Henry Ford ©
The Henry Ford
The Guardian Building ©
The Guardian Building

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