25 days in United States Itinerary

25 days in United States Itinerary

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Start: Zurich
Fly:  13 h 30 min
1
Boston
— 3 nights
Fly + Bus:  4 h 30 min
2
New York City
— 4 nights
Train:  4 h 30 min
3
Washington DC
— 1 night
Fly:  3 h
4
Miami
— 3 nights
Drive:  5 h
5
Tampa
— 1 night
Drive:  7 h
6
Panama City Beach
— 1 night
Drive:  5 h 30 min
7
New Orleans
— 3 nights
Fly:  20 h
8
Chicago
— 2 nights
Fly:  5 h 45 min
9
Las Vegas
— 4 nights
Fly:  4 h
10
Los Angeles
— 1 day
Fly:  11 h 30 min
End: Zurich

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nights
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Gillette Stadium. Shop till you drop at Faneuil Hall Marketplace and Boston Public Market. Your inner history buff will appreciate HarborWalk and Sleepy Hollow Cemetery. There's still lots to do: steep yourself in history at Captain Jackson’s Historic Chocolate Shop and the Printing Office of Edes and Gill, wander the streets of Back Bay, and ponder the world of politics at Old State House.

For maps, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Boston attractions planner.

Zurich, Switzerland to Boston is an approximately 10- hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time, which is usually a -6 hour difference. In September, Boston is a bit warmer than Zurich - with highs of 28°C and lows of 17°C. You will have some time to spend on the 23rd (Mon) before leaving for New York City.

Things to do in Boston

Fun & Games Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

Sleepy Hollow Cemetery, Gillette Stadium
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Gillette Stadium ©
Gillette Stadium
Faneuil Hall Marketplace ©
Faneuil Hall Marketplace
Sleepy Hollow Cemetery ©
Sleepy Hollow Cemetery

4
nights
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.
Yankee Stadium has been added to your itinerary. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at SoHo and Chelsea Market. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at The Met Cloisters and Food Tours. There's much more to do: make a trip to Empire State Building, examine the collection at Ground Zero Museum Workshop, get some thrills on the water with a speed boat tour, and stroll around Washington Square Park.

For reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read New York City trip builder website.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Boston to New York City takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Boston in September since evenings lows in New York City dip to 22°C. You will have some time to spend on the 27th (Fri) before leaving for Washington DC.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Neighborhoods Historic Sites

Side Trips

Dumbo, Yankee Stadium
Find places to stay Sep 23 — 27:
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The Met Cloisters ©
The Met Cloisters
St. Patrick's Cathedral ©
St. Patrick's Cathedral
Dumbo ©
Dumbo

1
night
Washington DC

Washington DC ©
The capital of the United States, the District of Columbia contains the lion's share of the country's most treasured monuments, memorials, and public museums.
Your list of things to see and do now includes United States Capitol, White House, Lincoln Memorial, and other attractions. Kick off your visit on the 27th (Fri): witness the site of a historic battle at Manassas National Battlefield Park, ponder the world of politics at White House, appreciate the history behind Washington Monument, then appreciate the extensive heritage of The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, then take a stroll through Old Town, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception.

To find maps, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read Washington DC trip itinerary builder website.

Getting from New York City to Washington DC by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in September, and nighttime lows around 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Miami.

Things to do in Washington DC

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, Great Falls Park, Old Town, Manassas National Battlefield Park
Find places to stay Sep 27 — 28:
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The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier ©
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
Old Town ©
Old Town
Great Falls Park ©
Great Falls Park

3
nights
Miami

Miami ©
Florida’s mecca of fun in the sun, the lively tropical metropolis of Miami is one of the world’s top vacation spots.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Waterskiing & Jetskiing and Deering Estate. Visiting Everglades National Park and Anhinga Trail will get you outdoors. There's lots more to do: buy something for everyone on your list at Dolphin Mall, wander the streets of Wynwood, make a trip to Bayside Marketplace, and get a taste of the local shopping with Lincoln Road.

For ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read our Miami trip itinerary app.

Fly from Washington DC to Miami in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from Washington DC in September, things will get somewhat warmer in Miami: highs are around 38°C and lows about 29°C. On the 1st (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Tampa.

Things to do in Miami

Parks Nature Shopping

Side Trips

Everglades National Park, Anhinga Trail, Lincoln Road
Find places to stay Sep 28 — Oct 1:
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Deering Estate ©
Deering Estate
Anhinga Trail ©
Anhinga Trail
Waterskiing & Jetskiing

1
night
Tampa

Tampa ©
Tampa ranks among the country's most livable cities, attracting newcomers with its growing economy and status as a major port on the Gulf of Mexico.
NASA Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex has been added to your itinerary.

Start your trip to Tampa by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

You can fly from Miami to Tampa in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and flight. Traveling from Miami in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Tampa, with lows of 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Wed) to allow time for travel to Panama City Beach.

Things to do in Tampa

Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trip

NASA Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex
Find places to stay Oct 1 — 2:
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NASA Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex ©
NASA Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex

1
night
Panama City Beach

Boasting 43 km (27 mi) of white sandy beaches and plenty of sunshine, Panama City Beach is an ideal choice for a relaxing holiday.
To find photos, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Panama City Beach vacation builder site.

Traveling by combination of flight and car from Tampa to Panama City Beach takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Expect little chillier evenings in Panama City Beach when traveling from Tampa in October, with lows around 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) so you can go by car to New Orleans.

Things to do in Panama City Beach

Adventure Tours Outdoors
Find places to stay Oct 2 — 3:
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Stand-Up Paddleboarding
Pier Park ©
Pier Park

3
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 Immaculate Conception Church. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Royal Street and Ultimate Swamp Adventures. Get out of town with these interesting New Orleans side-trips: Evergreen Plantation (in Edgard) and St. Joseph Plantation (in Vacherie). Next up on the itinerary: explore the different monuments and memorials at Lafayette Cemetery No.1, look for gifts at Hex: Old World Witchery, get a taste of the local shopping with Jamie Hayes Gallery, and steep yourself in history at Hermann-Grima House.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a New Orleans trip simple and quick.

You can drive from Panama City Beach to New Orleans in 5.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or do a combination of taxi and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Panama City Beach to New Orleans is minus 1 hour. When traveling from Panama City Beach in October, plan for slightly colder days in New Orleans, with highs around 22°C, while nights are a bit warmer with lows around 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Sun) to allow time for travel to Chicago.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Shopping

Side Trips

Evergreen Plantation, St. Joseph Plantation, Ultimate Swamp Adventures
Find places to stay Oct 3 — 6:
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Garden District ©
Garden District
Royal Street ©
Royal Street
Lafayette Cemetery No.1 ©
Lafayette Cemetery No.1

2
nights
Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
On the 7th (Mon), appreciate the extensive heritage of Chicago Riverwalk, wander the streets of Lincoln Park, then stroll through Lakefront Trail, then admire the striking features of Baha'i House of Worship, and finally wander the streets of The Loop. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 8th (Tue): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Indiana Dunes National Park and then enjoy the sand and surf at Whihala Beach.

For photos, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Chicago online day trip planner.

You can fly from New Orleans to Chicago in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from New Orleans in October, expect little chillier with lows of 11°C in Chicago. On the 9th (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Chicago

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Baha'i House of Worship, Indiana Dunes National Park, Whihala Beach
Find places to stay Oct 7 — 9:
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Chicago Riverwalk ©
Chicago Riverwalk
Lakefront Trail ©
Lakefront Trail
Whihala Beach ©
Whihala Beach

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nights
Las Vegas

Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Wet Republic as well as "O" by Cirque du Soleil. Escape the urban bustle at Waterskiing & Jetskiing and Mount Charleston. You'll discover tucked-away gems like The LINQ Promenade and Bellagio Hotel and Casino. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Las Vegas: Wolf Creek Golf Club (in Mesquite) and Willow Beach (in Fort Mohave). There's much more to do: take in breathtaking views at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, don't miss a visit to Fountains of Bellagio, and take a stroll through The Strip.

To see maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Las Vegas road trip planning website.

Traveling by flight from Chicago to Las Vegas takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from Chicago to Las Vegas, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Chicago in October, with highs in Las Vegas at 32°C and lows at 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) so you can travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Outdoors Adventure Tours

Side Trips

Wolf Creek Golf Club, Willow Beach
Find places to stay Oct 9 — 13:
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Waterskiing & Jetskiing
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area ©
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area
The Strip ©
The Strip

1
day
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.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Sun): take in nature's colorful creations at The Huntington Library, Art Museum and Botanical Gardens, browse the different shops at The Americana at Brand, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Hollywood Walk of Fame.

To see photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Los Angeles attractions planning site.

Traveling by flight from Las Vegas to Los Angeles takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. In October, daytime highs in Los Angeles are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Historic Sites Parks Shopping

Side Trips

The Huntington Library, Art Museum and Botanical Gardens, The Americana at Brand
Find places to stay Oct 13 — 14:
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Hollywood Walk of Fame ©
Hollywood Walk of Fame
The Americana at Brand ©
The Americana at Brand

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