14 days in United States Itinerary

14 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Houston
— 2 nights
2
Dallas
— 2 nights
3
Austin
— 2 nights
4
Phoenix
— 2 nights
5
San Diego
— 2 nights
6
Los Angeles
— 2 nights

2
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Houston

Houston ©
Although urban sprawl remains synonymous with Houston, most of the city's tourist attractions lie within the relatively small downtown area, surrounded by diverse neighborhoods housing the nation's biggest African-American, Asian-American, and Latino communities.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Tue): examine the collection at Space Center Houston and then get to know the fascinating history of The Seawall. On the next day, get curious at The Houston Museum of Natural Science and then take a stroll through The Strand.

To find reviews, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Houston online trip planner.

Hartford to Houston is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central Standard Time (CST) is minus 1 hour. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Hartford in October; daily highs in Houston reach 84°F and lows reach 67°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Dallas.

Things to do in Houston

Museums · Historic Sites · Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Galveston
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Space Center Houston ©
Space Center Houston
The Houston Museum of Natural Science ©
The Houston Museum of Natural Science
The Seawall ©
The Seawall

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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 15th (Thu), admire the masterpieces at Kimbell Art Museum and then steep yourself in history at Fort Worth Stockyards National Historic District. Keep things going the next day: get interesting insight from The Spirit of Dallas, then take in nature's colorful creations at Dallas Arboretum & Botanical Gardens, and then see the interesting displays at The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza.

To find other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Dallas online route planner.

You can drive from Houston to Dallas in 4 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a bus. Traveling from Houston in October, Dallas is slightly colder at night with lows of 62°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) so you can drive to Austin.

Things to do in Dallas

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trip

Fort Worth
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The Spirit of Dallas ©
The Spirit of Dallas
Dallas Arboretum & Botanical Gardens ©
Dallas Arboretum & Botanical Gardens
The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza ©
The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza

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Austin

Austin ©
Despite its laid-back college vibe, Austin is an influential center for politics, technology, film, and music.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Sat): stroll through Congress Avenue Bridge / Austin Bats, take an in-depth tour of LBJ Presidential Library, tour the pleasant surroundings at Lady Bird Lake Hike-and-Bike Trail, then look for gifts at Wild About Music, and finally admire the landmark architecture of The Driskill. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Sun): contemplate the long history of Texas State Capitol, then take an in-depth tour of Bullock Texas State History Museum, and then witness a stunning natural landmark at Barton Springs Pool.

For photos, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Austin trip itinerary app.

Traveling by car from Dallas to Austin takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 85°F in October, and nighttime lows around 62°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to travel to Phoenix.

Things to do in Austin

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites
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Congress Avenue Bridge / Austin Bats ©
Congress Avenue Bridge / Austin Bats
Texas State Capitol ©
Texas State Capitol
The Driskill ©
The Driskill

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Phoenix

Phoenix is the capital and most populous city of the U.S. On the 19th (Mon), take a memorable tour with Tours and then see Off-Road Tours. On your second day here, examine the collection at Musical Instrument Museum and then gear up at Buddy Stubbs Harley-Davidson.

To see ratings, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read Phoenix trip itinerary maker site.

Traveling by flight from Austin to Phoenix takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Austin to Phoenix due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Austin in October, expect nights in Phoenix to be about the same, around 67°F, while days are a bit warmer, around 91°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) so you can travel to San Diego.

Things to do in Phoenix

Outdoors · Tours · Museums
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Off-Road Tours
Musical Instrument Museum ©
Musical Instrument Museum
Balloon Rides

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Wed): pause for some photo ops at Cabrillo National Monument and then admire nature's wide array of creatures at San Diego Zoo. Keep things going the next day: see the interesting displays at USS Midway Museum and then let little ones run wild at Balboa Park.

To find photos, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read San Diego day trip planning website.

You can fly from Phoenix to San Diego in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Phoenix to San Diego, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Phoenix in October, expect nights in San Diego to be about the same, around 64°F, while days are little chillier, around 78°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) to allow time to drive to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Fun & Games
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San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
USS Midway Museum ©
USS Midway Museum
Balboa Park ©
Balboa Park

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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.
On the 23rd (Fri), take in the waterfront at Santa Monica Pier and then make an unforgettable trip to Disneyland Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll the grounds of Hollywood Forever Cemetery, then look and learn at Griffith Observatory, then don't miss a visit to Hollywood Walk of Fame, and finally see the interesting displays at The Getty Center.

To find reviews, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles trip planner.

Drive from San Diego to Los Angeles in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 82°F in October, and nighttime lows around 62°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Santa Monica Pier, Disneyland Park
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Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier
Griffith Observatory ©
Griffith Observatory

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