15 days in United States Itinerary

15 days in United States Itinerary

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1
Minneapolis
— 2 nights
2
Kansas City
— 2 nights
3
Dallas
— 2 nights
4
Memphis
— 3 nights
5
Chicago
— 5 nights

2
nights
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.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in nature's colorful creations at Sargent's Nursery, thenhave some family-friendly fun at Extreme Sandbox, thenget your game on at The Escape Game, and finally have some family-friendly fun at Game Show Battle Rooms.

To find other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Minneapolis sightseeing planning app.

Dublin, Ireland to Minneapolis is an approximately 13-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Central Standard Time (CST) is minus 6 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in October, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can travel to Kansas City.

Things to do in Minneapolis

Fun & Games Parks Museums

Side Trips

Sargent's Nursery, Clemens Gardens, Game Show Battle Rooms, Hindu Temple of Minnesota, Extreme Sandbox
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Clemens Gardens ©
Clemens Gardens
Extreme Sandbox ©
Extreme Sandbox
Game Show Battle Rooms ©
Game Show Battle Rooms

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Kansas City

Kansas City ©
The largest municipality in Missouri, Kansas City has an impressive array of world-class museums, shopping areas, and great places to eat, all of which attract tourism to the area.
On the 10th (Sat), brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Holladay Distillery, thenbrush up on your military savvy at National WWI Museum and Memorial, and then test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 11th (Sun): contemplate the long history of Bingham Waggoner Mansion & Estate, thenadmire the masterpieces at The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, thenget your game on at Blade & Timber Axe Throwing - Lawrence, and finally experience rural life at Grinter Farms.

To see maps, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read Kansas City vacation site.

You can fly from Minneapolis to Kansas City in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Minneapolis in October; daily highs in Kansas City reach °C and lows reach °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) so you can travel to Dallas.

Things to do in Kansas City

Museums Fun & Games Historic Sites

Side Trips

Lawrence, Bingham Waggoner Mansion & Estate, Holladay Distillery
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Holladay Distillery ©
Holladay Distillery
Room Escape Games
The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art ©
The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Mon): make a trip to Top O'Hill Terrace, pause for some serene contemplation at Cistercian Abbey, thenget your game on at The Escape Game Dallas, and finally see the interesting displays at The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza. On the next day, admire the natural beauty at Dallas Arboretum & Botanical Gardens and then explore the world behind art at Kimbell Art Museum.

For ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Dallas online journey planner.

Traveling by flight from Kansas City to Dallas takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Kansas City in October, expect Dallas to be a bit warmer, temps between °C and °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) early enough to travel to Memphis.

Things to do in Dallas

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Top O'Hill Terrace, Kimbell Art Museum, The Escape Game Dallas, Cistercian Abbey
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Top O'Hill Terrace ©
Top O'Hill Terrace
Dallas Arboretum & Botanical Gardens ©
Dallas Arboretum & Botanical Gardens
The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza ©
The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza

3
nights
Memphis

Memphis
The largest city on the Mississippi River, Memphis bills itself as both the "Birthplace of Rock" and "Home of the Blues." With such a rich musical heritage, it shouldn't come as a surprise that Elvis Presley chose to live in Memphis during his later years.
Step out of Memphis with an excursion to Horseshoe Tunica in Tunica--about 46 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at Graceland, admire the masterpieces at Belz Museum of Asian & Judaic Art, sample the fine beverages at Pyramid Vodka, and get to know the resident critters at Memphis Zoo.

To find ratings, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Memphis trip app.

Fly from Dallas to Memphis in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Dallas in October, things will get slightly colder in Memphis: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Memphis

Museums Historic Sites Fun & Games

Side Trip

Horseshoe Tunica
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Graceland
Graceland
National Civil Rights Museum - Lorraine Motel ©
Sun Studio ©
Sun Studio

5
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, learn more about the world around you at Field Museum, and wander the streets of The Magnificent Mile.

To see other places to visit, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Chicago day trip planning site.

You can fly from Memphis to Chicago in 5.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Memphis in October; daily highs in Chicago reach °C and lows reach °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) so you can travel back home.

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

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