33 days in United States Itinerary

33 days in United States Itinerary

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Start: San Francisco
Fly:  5 h 15 min
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Glacier National Park
— 3 nights
Fly:  7 h 30 min
2
Omaha
— 1 night
Fly:  4 h
3
Minneapolis
— 1 night
Fly:  3 h
4
Traverse City
— 1 night
Fly:  8 h 45 min
5
Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h 30 min
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North Conway
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
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Portland
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
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Boston
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h
9
New York City
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h
10
Cape May
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h
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Baltimore
— 1 night
Fly:  4 h 30 min
12
Louisville
— 1 night
Fly:  6 h 30 min
13
New Orleans
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h
14
Vicksburg
— 1 night
Fly:  6 h
15
Branson
— 2 nights
Fly:  5 h 45 min
16
Santa Fe
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h
17
Albuquerque
— 1 night
Fly:  3 h 30 min
18
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
End: Las Vegas

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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.
Take a break from the city and head to Logan Pass and Virginia Falls. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Grinnell Glacier and Cracker Lake Hike. Next up on the itinerary: trek along Highline Trail, contemplate the waterfront views at Fishercap Lake, and take some stellar pictures from Jackson Glacier Overlook.

For where to stay, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Glacier National Park trip planner.

San Francisco to Glacier National Park is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and car. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from San Francisco to Glacier National Park due to the time zone difference. When traveling from San Francisco in July, plan for somewhat warmer days and slightly colder nights in Glacier National Park: temperatures range from 85°F by day to 49°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Mon) to allow time for travel to Omaha.

Things to do in Glacier National Park

Parks Nature Trails
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Logan Pass ©
Logan Pass
Grinnell Glacier ©
Grinnell Glacier
Highline Trail ©
Highline Trail

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Omaha

Omaha ©
A major transportation hub, Omaha was once considered little more than a stopping point on a pioneer's journey west.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Tue): take an in-depth tour of The Durham Museum, get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Henry Doorly Zoo, and then shop like a local with Old Market.

To see traveler tips, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read our Omaha road trip planning tool.

You can fly from Glacier National Park to Omaha in 7.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of car and bus. Traveling from Glacier National Park to Omaha, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Glacier National Park in August, Omaha is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 65°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Minneapolis.

Things to do in Omaha

Neighborhoods Nightlife Zoos & Aquariums
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The Durham Museum ©
The Durham Museum
Henry Doorly Zoo ©
Henry Doorly Zoo
Old Market ©
Old Market

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Minneapolis

Minneapolis ©
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 5th (Wed): get engrossed in the history at Mill City Museum, thentest your team's savvy at The Escape Game, and then browse the different shops at Mall of America.

To find reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Minneapolis tour app.

Traveling by flight from Omaha to Minneapolis takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Minneapolis are 81°F, while nighttime lows are 64°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Traverse City.

Things to do in Minneapolis

Shopping Fun & Games Museums

Side Trip

Mall of America
Find places to stay Aug 4 — 5:
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Mill City Museum ©
Mill City Museum
The Escape Game ©
The Escape Game
Mall of America ©
Mall of America

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Traverse City

Traverse City ©
Traverse City might be well known for its huge cherry industry, but its position along Grand Traverse Bay in Lake Michigan endows it with fine scenery and a wealth of outdoor attractions.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Thu): buy something for everyone on your list at The Village at Grand Traverse Commons.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, go to the Traverse City online trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by flight from Minneapolis to Traverse City takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Minneapolis to Traverse City. In August, daytime highs in Traverse City are 79°F, while nighttime lows are 60°F. On the 6th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Bar Harbor.

Things to do in Traverse City

Historic Sites Shopping
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The Village at Grand Traverse Commons ©
The Village at Grand Traverse Commons

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Bar Harbor, Mount Desert Island

Bar Harbor ©
Bar Harbor is a town on Mount Desert Island in Hancock County, Maine, United States. On the 7th (Fri), take a memorable drive along Park Loop Road, contemplate the waterfront views at Jordan Pond Path Trailhead, and then hike along Ocean Path. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Cadillac Mountain, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and then identify plant and animal life at Shore Path.

For where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Bar Harbor trip itinerary planning tool.

Fly from Traverse City to Bar Harbor in 9 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 75°F in August, and nighttime lows around 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) to allow time to drive to North Conway.

Things to do in Bar Harbor

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trip

Acadia National Park
Find places to stay Aug 6 — 8:
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Park Loop Road ©
Park Loop Road
Shore Path ©
Shore Path
Cadillac Mountain ©
Cadillac Mountain

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North Conway

North Conway ©
North Conway combines colonial New England architecture with outlet shops selling goods from some of the world's most recognizable brands, all set amid the scenery of the White Mountains.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Sun): find something for the whole family at Story Land, explore and take pictures at Mount Washington Auto Road, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Glen Ellis Falls. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Mon): look and learn at Mount Washington Observatory Weather Discovery Center, take in the dramatic scenery at Diana's Baths, and then cruise along Kancamagus Highway.

To see ratings, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our North Conway trip site.

You can drive from Bar Harbor to North Conway in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of bus and car. In August, daily temperatures in North Conway can reach 75°F, while at night they dip to 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Portland.

Things to do in North Conway

Scenic Drive Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Mount Washington Auto Road, Story Land, Glen Ellis Falls
Find places to stay Aug 8 — 10:
Highlights from your plan
Story Land ©
Story Land
Kancamagus Highway ©
Kancamagus Highway
Diana's Baths ©
Diana's Baths

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Portland

Portland ©
Maine's biggest and perhaps most vibrant city, Portland was established as a fishing village in 1633 and grew to become New England's largest port.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Tue): admire the masterpieces at Portland Museum of Art, thenvisit a coastal fixture at Portland Head Light, and then take a stroll through Old Port. On the 12th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the striking landscape at Perkins Cove, appreciate the extensive heritage of Marginal Way Walkway, and then kick back and relax at Ogunquit Beach.

To see ratings, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Portland vacation maker app.

You can drive from North Conway to Portland in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. August in Portland sees daily highs of 79°F and lows of 59°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Boston.

Things to do in Portland

Historic Sites Parks Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Ogunquit, Portland Head Light
Find places to stay Aug 10 — 12:
Highlights from your plan
Portland Museum of Art ©
Portland Museum of Art
Marginal Way Walkway ©
Marginal Way Walkway
Portland Head Light ©
Portland Head Light

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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.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Thu): stroll around Boston Public Garden, get a taste of the local shopping with Faneuil Hall Marketplace, thentake an in-depth tour of Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Old North Church & Historic Site. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take a stroll through North End, thenget engrossed in the history at USS Constitution Museum, and then get engrossed in the history at Plimoth Plantation.

For other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Boston trip planner.

Drive from Portland to Boston in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Portland in August, expect a bit warmer with lows of 65°F in Boston. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) early enough to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Boston

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Plimoth Plantation
Find places to stay Aug 12 — 14:
Highlights from your plan
Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum ©
Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum
North End ©
North End
Old North Church & Historic Site ©
Old North Church & Historic Site

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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.
Head to SoHo and Seaport District NYCfor plenty of shopping. The Metropolitan Museum of Art and 9/11 Memorial are good opportunities to explore the local culture. The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at Ground Zero Museum Workshop, visit Dumbo, take a memorable tour with Tours, and take a stroll through Times Square.

For ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the New York City route builder website.

Traveling by flight from Boston to New York City takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Boston in August, plan for somewhat warmer nights in New York City, with lows around 71°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) so you can drive to Cape May.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Neighborhoods Historic Sites

Side Trip

Dumbo
Find places to stay Aug 14 — 17:
Highlights from your plan
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
New York Public Library ©
New York Public Library
Ground Zero Museum Workshop ©
Ground Zero Museum Workshop

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Cape May

Cape May ©
Cape May represents the other Jersey Shore--the one you don't see on TV--the one with a rich history and a refined, relaxed atmosphere.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Tue): kick back and relax at North Wildwood Beach, thenvisit a coastal fixture at Cape May Lighthouse, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Cape May City Beaches. Here are some ideas for day two: enjoy the sand and surf at Wildwood Beach and then get a taste of the local shopping with Wildwood Boardwalk.

For reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Cape May itinerary builder website.

Drive from New York City to Cape May in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train, tram, and bus. Traveling from New York City in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Cape May, with lows of 66°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Baltimore.

Things to do in Cape May

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Wildwood, North Wildwood Beach
Find places to stay Aug 17 — 19:
Highlights from your plan
Cape May Lighthouse ©
Cape May Lighthouse
Cape May City Beaches ©
Cape May City Beaches
Wildwood Beach ©
Wildwood Beach

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Baltimore

Baltimore ©
A major center for tourism and travel, Baltimore is famous as the city where amateur poet Francis Scott Key wrote the lyrics for the United States' national anthem.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Thu): explore the striking landscape of Fort McHenry National Monument and Historic Shrine and then wander the streets of Fell's Point.

For maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Baltimore online trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Cape May to Baltimore in 3 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In August, daily temperatures in Baltimore can reach 86°F, while at night they dip to 71°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Louisville.

Things to do in Baltimore

Historic Sites Nature Parks
Find places to stay Aug 19 — 20:
Highlights from your plan
Fell's Point ©
Fell's Point

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Louisville

Louisville ©
Kentucky’s largest city, Louisville, is best known as the home of the Kentucky Derby.
On the 21st (Fri), see the interesting displays at Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory, examine the collection at Kentucky Derby Museum, and then try to win big at Churchill Downs.

To see photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Louisville itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Baltimore to Louisville takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. August in Louisville sees daily highs of 86°F and lows of 68°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Louisville

Museums Historic Sites Fun & Games
Find places to stay Aug 20 — 21:
Highlights from your plan
Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory ©
Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory
Kentucky Derby Museum ©
Kentucky Derby Museum
Churchill Downs ©
Churchill Downs

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): appreciate the extensive heritage of Garden District, see the interesting displays at Blaine Kern's Mardi Gras World, thensee the interesting displays at Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Louis Cathedral. On the 23rd (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: partake in some friendly competition at Clue Carre - New Orleans' First Live Escape Game, thenbrush up on your military savvy at The National WWII Museum, thentake a stroll through Royal Street, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Jackson Square.

For ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read New Orleans trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Louisville to New Orleans in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Louisville to New Orleans due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Louisville in August, New Orleans is a bit warmer at night with lows of 82°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) so you can go by car to Vicksburg.

Things to do in New Orleans

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Aug 21 — 23:
Highlights from your plan
The National WWII Museum ©
The National WWII Museum
Garden District ©
Garden District
St. Louis Cathedral ©
St. Louis Cathedral

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Vicksburg

Vicksburg ©
Vicksburg is the only city and county seat of Warren County, Mississippi, United States. Start off your visit on the 24th (Mon): take an in-depth tour of U.S.S. Cairo Museum and then take in the history at Vicksburg National Military Park.

To see reviews, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Vicksburg trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from New Orleans to Vicksburg in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and car; or fly. While traveling from New Orleans, expect a bit warmer days and little chillier nights in Vicksburg, ranging from highs of 91°F to lows of 72°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) early enough to travel to Branson.

Things to do in Vicksburg

Historic Sites Parks Museums
Find places to stay Aug 23 — 24:
Highlights from your plan
U.S.S. Cairo Museum ©
U.S.S. Cairo Museum
Vicksburg National Military Park ©
Vicksburg National Military Park

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Branson

Branson ©
Nestled in Missouri's beautiful Ozark Mountains lies one of the country's most attractive vacation towns for year-round family entertainment.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Tue): contemplate the waterfront views at Table Rock Lake, look for all kinds of wild species at Shepherd of the Hills Fish Hatchery, and then explore the galleries of Titanic Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Wed): stroll around Dogwood Canyon Nature Park, get great views at College of the Ozarks, and then buy something for everyone on your list at Branson Landing.

To see ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Branson trip itinerary maker site.

Fly from Vicksburg to Branson in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In August, Branson is slightly colder than Vicksburg - with highs of 85°F and lows of 66°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Santa Fe.

Things to do in Branson

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Table Rock Lake, Dogwood Canyon Nature Park
Find places to stay Aug 24 — 26:
Highlights from your plan
Shepherd of the Hills Fish Hatchery ©
Shepherd of the Hills Fish Hatchery
Dogwood Canyon Nature Park ©
Dogwood Canyon Nature Park
Titanic Museum ©
Titanic Museum

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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.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Thu): see the interesting displays at Museum of International Folk Art, visit Canyon Road, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Loretto Chapel. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 28th (Fri): see the interesting displays at New Mexico History Museum, explore the world behind art at Georgia O'Keeffe Museum, thensteep yourself in history at Santa Fe Plaza, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Cathedral Basilica of St. Francis of Assisi.

For ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Santa Fe trip itinerary planning tool.

You can fly from Branson to Santa Fe in 7.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Branson to Santa Fe, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Branson in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Santa Fe, with lows of 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) early enough to drive to Albuquerque.

Things to do in Santa Fe

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Aug 26 — 28:
Highlights from your plan
Canyon Road ©
Canyon Road
Loretto Chapel ©
Loretto Chapel

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Albuquerque

Albuquerque ©
Albuquerque remains one of the state's secret jewels, as its tourist attractions are often overshadowed by the more popular holiday destination of Santa Fe.
On the 29th (Sat), browse the exhibits of New Mexico Steam Locomotive and Railroad Historical Society, thenget a new perspective on nature at Indian Pueblo Cultural Center, thenexplore the striking landscape at Petroglyph National Monument, and finally engage your brain at Explora Science Center and Children's Museum of Albuquerque.

For other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Albuquerque planner.

You can drive from Santa Fe to Albuquerque in an hour. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Santa Fe in August since evenings lows in Albuquerque dip to 64°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) early enough to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Albuquerque

Museums Childrens Museums Nature
Find places to stay Aug 28 — 29:
Highlights from your plan
Petroglyph National Monument ©
Petroglyph National Monument
Indian Pueblo Cultural Center ©
Indian Pueblo Cultural 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.
Get in touch with nature at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area and Off-Road Tours. For shopping fun, head to The Strip or The Grand Canal Shoppes at The Venetian. The adventure continues: examine the collection at The Mob Museum, enjoy breathtaking views from Eiffel Tower Viewing Deck, get engrossed in the history at Titanic, and admire the natural beauty at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens.

For ratings, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read our Las Vegas trip app.

Getting from Albuquerque to Las Vegas by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and shuttle. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Albuquerque to Las Vegas due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Albuquerque in August, expect Las Vegas to be somewhat warmer, temps between 101°F and 77°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Shopping Museums Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Aug 29 — Sep 1:
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area ©
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum

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