30 days in United States Itinerary

30 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: London
Fly + Drive:  13 h
1
Bennington
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
2
Quechee
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Saint Johnsbury
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
4
Stowe
— 3 nights
Fly:  7 h 15 min
5
Chicago
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
6
Rockford
— 1 night
Fly:  7 h
7
Glacier National Park
— 4 nights
Fly:  6 h 15 min
8
Grand Teton National Park
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
9
Yellowstone National Park
— 6 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
10
West Yellowstone
— 1 night
Shuttle + Fly:  13 h
End: London

1
night
Bennington

Bennington ©
Bennington is a town in Bennington County, Vermont, in the United States. On the 1st (Thu), stop by Fiddlehead at Four Corners, get engrossed in the history at Bennington Museum, get great views at Bennington Battle Monument, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of The Old First Church, and finally take in the views from Papermill Village Bridge. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri): take in nature's colorful creations at Hildene, The Lincoln Family Home, admire the masterpieces at The Clark Art Institute, and then stroll the grounds of New Catholic Cemetery.

To find reviews, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Bennington visit planner.

London, UK to Bennington is an approximately 13-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is minus 5 hours. Expect little chillier evenings in Bennington when traveling from London in October, with lows around 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Fri) so you can drive to Quechee.

Things to do in Bennington

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

The Clark Art Institute, Hildene, The Lincoln Family Home
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Hildene, The Lincoln Family Home ©
Hildene, The Lincoln Family Home
The Clark Art Institute ©
The Clark Art Institute
New Catholic Cemetery ©
New Catholic Cemetery

2
nights
Quechee

Quechee ©
Quechee is a census-designated place and one of five unincorporated villages in the town of Hartford, Windsor County, Vermont, United States. Start off your visit on the 3rd (Sat): pick up a one of a kind souvenir at Quechee Gorge Village Vermont Antique Mall, explore the stunning scenery at Quechee Gorge, and then identify plant and animal life at Vermont Institute of Natural Science. On the 4th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: experience rural life at Sugarbush Farm, don't miss a visit to Taftsville Covered Bridge, snap pictures at Quechee Bridge, thenview the masterpieces at Simon Pearce Mill, and finally enjoy unforgettable views with a balloon tour.

To find where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Quechee trip planner.

You can drive from Bennington to Quechee in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Quechee are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Saint Johnsbury.

Things to do in Quechee

Parks Shopping Wildlife

Side Trip

Woodstock
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Quechee Gorge ©
Quechee Gorge
Sugarbush Farm ©
Sugarbush Farm
Balloon Rides

2
nights
Saint Johnsbury

Saint Johnsbury ©
St. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Mon): walk around Dog Mountain Home of Stephen Huneck Gallery, look for gifts at Chutters, and then make a trip to Riverwalk Covered Bridge. On your second day here, explore the activities along Lake Willoughby, thenexplore the world behind art at St. Johnsbury Athenaeum, and then admire the striking features of The Dog Chapel.

For photos, ratings, and tourist information, read our Saint Johnsbury itinerary planner.

Getting from Quechee to Saint Johnsbury by car takes about 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 18°C in October, and nighttime lows around 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) early enough to drive to Stowe.

Things to do in Saint Johnsbury

Parks Shopping Nature

Side Trips

Littleton, Lake Willoughby
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Dog Mountain Home of Stephen Huneck Gallery ©
The Dog Chapel ©
The Dog Chapel
St. Johnsbury Athenaeum ©
St. Johnsbury Athenaeum

3
nights
Stowe

Stowe ©
Stowe bustles in winter when skiers and snowboarders flock here to challenge themselves on the long, steep trails careening down Vermont's tallest peak, Mt.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Wed): fly down the slopes at Stowe Mountain Resort, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Mansfield State Forest, thenview the masterpieces at Remarkable Things at Stowe Craft, and finally trek along Stowe Recreation Path. Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at Shelburne Museum, trek along Burlington Bike Path, and then shop like a local with Church Street Marketplace.

To see reviews, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, use the Stowe tour planner.

You can drive from Saint Johnsbury to Stowe in 1.5 hours. In October, daytime highs in Stowe are 18°C, while nighttime lows are 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Stowe

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Burlington, Shelburne Museum
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Stowe Recreation Path ©
Stowe Recreation Path
Shelburne Museum ©
Shelburne Museum
Burlington Bike Path ©
Burlington Bike Path

4
nights
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, enjoy breathtaking views from 360 Chicago Observation Deck, stop by The Magnificent Mile, and admire the landmark architecture of Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Chicago trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Getting from Stowe to Chicago by flight takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. The time zone difference when traveling from Stowe to Chicago is minus 1 hour. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Stowe in October since evenings lows in Chicago dip to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Rockford.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums Parks Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Horseshoe Hammond
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The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
Millennium Park ©
Millennium Park
Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower ©
Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower

1
night
Rockford

Rockford ©
Rockford is the third largest city in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 14th (Wed): explore the engaging exhibits at Discovery Center Museum, admire the natural beauty at Anderson Japanese Gardens, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Nicholas Conservatory and Gardens.

To see ratings, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Rockford day trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Chicago to Rockford takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of subway and bus. Traveling from Chicago in October, Rockford is little chillier at night with lows of 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Glacier National Park.

Things to do in Rockford

Parks Museums Childrens Museums
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Anderson Japanese Gardens ©
Anderson Japanese Gardens
Nicholas Conservatory and Gardens ©
Nicholas Conservatory and Gardens
Discovery Center Museum ©
Discovery Center Museum

4
nights
Glacier National Park

Glacier National Park ©
The glaciers from which Glacier National Park takes its name mostly dissipated eons ago, but they left behind a scoured landscape of high and steep mountain peaks, sparkling lakes, lush alpine meadows, and thick forests.
Glacier National Park is known for nature, scenic drive, and trails. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape at Grinnell Glacier, take some stellar pictures from Jackson Glacier Overlook, explore the activities along McDonald Creek, and appreciate the views at Logan Pass.

To see ratings, photos, and more tourist information, use the Glacier National Park route planner.

Traveling by flight from Rockford to Glacier National Park takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and car. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Rockford to Glacier National Park due to the time zone difference. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Rockford in October, with highs in Glacier National Park at 15°C and lows at 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Grand Teton National Park.

Things to do in Glacier National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Grinnell Glacier ©
Grinnell Glacier
Virginia Falls ©
Virginia Falls
Going-to-the-Sun Road ©
Going-to-the-Sun Road

4
nights
Grand Teton National Park

Grand Teton National Park ©
The peaks of Grand Teton National Park aren't the highest in the world, but they sit atop what might be nature's archetypes for mountains.
Grand Teton National Park is known for wildlife, scenic drive, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: identify plant and animal life at Grand Teton, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chapel of the Transfiguration, make a trip to Schwabacher Landing, and trek along Menor's Ferry Historical Trail.

Make your Grand Teton National Park itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

You can fly from Glacier National Park to Grand Teton National Park in 7 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of car, bus, and taxi. Expect a daytime high around 15°C in October, and nighttime lows around -2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Grand Teton National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature
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Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton
Cascade Canyon Trail ©
Cascade Canyon Trail
Signal Mountain Summit Road ©
Signal Mountain Summit Road

6
nights
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.
Yellowstone National Park is known for nature, wildlife, and trails. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, witness a stunning natural landmark at Old Faithful, take in the dramatic natural features at Canyon Village Area, and trek along Artist Point.

For ratings, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Yellowstone National Park trip builder app.

Getting from Grand Teton National Park to Yellowstone National Park by car takes about 1.5 hours. Traveling from Grand Teton National Park in October, you will find days in Yellowstone National Park are little chillier (9°C), and nights are about the same (-4°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) so you can go by car to West Yellowstone.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful
Grand Prismatic Spring ©
Grand Prismatic Spring

1
night
West Yellowstone

West Yellowstone ©
The town of West Yellowstone has served as a gateway to Yellowstone National Park since the early 1900s.
On the 29th (Thu), cast your line with a fishing tour, look for all kinds of wild species at Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center, thenfind something for the whole family at Yellowstone Big Gun Fun, and finally have some family-friendly fun at Madison Avenue Old Time Photos.

For reviews, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the West Yellowstone road trip site.

Getting from Yellowstone National Park to West Yellowstone by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 11°C, and evening lows to -4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in West Yellowstone

Wildlife Parks Tours
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Yellowstone Big Gun Fun ©
Yellowstone Big Gun Fun
Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center ©
Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center
Fishing Charters & Tours

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