15 days in United States Itinerary

15 days in United States Itinerary

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15 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly:  19​h 15​min
1
Dallas
— 1 night
Fly + Drive:  6​h
2
Bowling Green
— 1 day
Drive:  2​h
3
Louisville
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
4
Lexington
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
5
New York City
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h
6
Orlando
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 15​min
7
New Orleans
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  23​h
End: Sydney


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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 7th (Sun), pause for some photo ops at Dealey Plaza National Historic Landmark District and then examine the collection at The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in nature's colorful creations at Dallas Arboretum & Botanical Gardens, then examine the collection at Perot Museum of Nature and Science, and then enjoy breathtaking views from Reunion Tower.

To see maps, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Dallas trip planner .

Sydney, Australia to Dallas is an approximately 19.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and car; or do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference moving from Australian Eastern Standard Time (New South Wales) to Central Standard Time is minus 16 hours. In April in Dallas, expect temperatures between 29°C during the day and 16°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to travel to Bowling Green.

Things to do in Dallas

Parks Museums Historic Sites
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Bowling Green

Bowling Green ©
Bowling Green is a home rule-class city in and the county seat of Warren County, Kentucky, United States. On the 9th (Tue), contemplate the long history of Riverview at Hobson Grove, then take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Joseph Catholic Church, then examine the collection at National Corvette Museum, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Basil Griffin Park.

To find photos, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Bowling Green vacation maker site .

Traveling by combination of flight and car from Dallas to Bowling Green takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Dallas in April; daily highs in Bowling Green reach 25°C and lows reach 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Louisville.

Things to do in Bowling Green

Historic Sites Parks Museums
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St. Joseph Catholic Church ©
St. Joseph Catholic Church
Riverview at Hobson Grove ©
Riverview at Hobson Grove
National Corvette Museum ©
National Corvette Museum

1
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Louisville

Louisville ©
Kentucky’s largest city, Louisville, is best known as the home of the Kentucky Derby.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Wed): see the interesting displays at Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory, try to win big at Churchill Downs, then examine the collection at Kentucky Derby Museum, and finally stop by Art Eatables.

For other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Louisville day trip planning app .

Traveling by car from Bowling Green to Louisville takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Bowling Green to Louisville is 1 hour. In April, daytime highs in Louisville are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can drive to Lexington.

Things to do in Louisville

Museums Casinos Historic Sites
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Louisville Slugger Museum & Factory ©
Churchill Downs ©
Churchill Downs
Art Eatables ©
Art Eatables

2
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Lexington

Lexington ©
Known internationally as the "Horse Capital of the World," Lexington boasts a thriving economy resting largely on its thoroughbred racehorse industry.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Thu): appreciate the extensive heritage of McConnell Springs, examine the collection at Aviation Museum of Kentucky, and then try your luck at Keeneland. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the majestic nature at Kentucky Horse Park, then sample the fine beverages at Bourbon 30 Spirits Distillery, then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Buffalo Trace Distillery, and finally indulge your senses at Equus Run Vineyard & Winery.

For photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Lexington road trip website .

Traveling by car from Louisville to Lexington takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In April, daily temperatures in Lexington can reach 23°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) so you can travel to New York City.

Things to do in Lexington

Museums Casinos Nature

Side Trips

Buffalo Trace Distillery, Bourbon 30 Spirits Distillery, Equus Run Vineyard & Winery
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Aviation Museum of Kentucky ©
Aviation Museum of Kentucky
Buffalo Trace Distillery ©
Buffalo Trace Distillery
McConnell Springs ©
McConnell Springs

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Sat): examine the collection at 9/11 Memorial and then go for a walk through Central Park. On the next day, explore the world behind art at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, take in the pleasant sights at Times Square, and then enjoy breathtaking views from Empire State Building.

To find reviews, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, use the New York City sightseeing planning site .

You can fly from Lexington to New York City in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Traveling from Lexington in April, expect nights in New York City to be about the same, around 8°C, while days are slightly colder, around 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) so you can travel to Orlando.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums Historic Sites
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Central Park ©
Central Park
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
Times Square ©
Times Square

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Orlando

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.
On the 15th (Mon), make an unforgettable trip to Disney's Typhoon Lagoon Water Park and then make an unforgettable trip to World of Disney. On the 16th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: enjoy breathtaking views from ICON Orlando, then test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, and then get some fabulous bargains at Orlando International Premium Outlets.

To find other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Orlando route planner.

Fly from New York City to Orlando in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Traveling from New York City in April, expect nights in Orlando to be a bit warmer, around 21°C, while days are much warmer, around 34°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) early enough to travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Orlando

Shopping Theme Parks Fun & Games
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Orlando International Premium Outlets ©
Room Escape Games
Disney's Typhoon Lagoon Water Park ©
Disney's Typhoon Lagoon Water Park

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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.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Garden District and Laura Plantation: Louisiana's Creole Heritage Site. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at St. Louis Cathedral and Royal Street. Get out of town with these interesting New Orleans side-trips: Vacherie (St. Joseph Plantation & Oak Alley Plantation). The adventure continues: tour the pleasant surroundings at New Orleans City Park, make a trip to Antieau Gallery, examine the collection at Blaine Kern's Mardi Gras World, and brush up on your military savvy at The National WWII Museum.

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You can fly from Orlando to New Orleans in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Orlando to New Orleans. When traveling from Orlando in April, plan for little chillier days in New Orleans, with highs around 25°C, while nights are a bit warmer with lows around 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Vacherie
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Garden District ©
Garden District
St. Louis Cathedral ©
St. Louis Cathedral

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