17 days in United States Itinerary

17 days in United States Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States Trip Planner

Plan created by another user. Make it yours
1
New York City
— 3 nights
2
Washington DC
— 2 nights
3
Nashville
— 3 nights
4
Memphis
— 2 nights
5
New Orleans
— 3 nights
6
Austin
— 2 nights

S M T W T F S
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17

3
nights
New York City

New York City ©

Big Apple

Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Madison Square Garden and Food Tours. The adventure continues: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, admire the landmark architecture of Rockefeller Center, admire the masterpieces at Frick Collection, and pause for some serene contemplation at St. Patrick's Cathedral.

For ratings, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the New York City trip builder website.

London, UK to New York City is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 5 hours traveling from London to New York City. Traveling from London in January, expect New York City to be little chillier, temps between 5°C and -5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) early enough to take a train to Washington DC.

Things to do in New York City

Parks · Museums · Tours · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jan 26 — 29:
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Madison Square Garden ©
Madison Square Garden

2
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Mon): examine the collection at National Air and Space Museum, explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Art, and then pause for some photo ops at Lincoln Memorial. On your second day here, take an in-depth tour of United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, learn more about the world around you at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, pause for some photo ops at Washington Monument, then pause for some photo ops at Vietnam Veterans Memorial, and finally get a sense of history and politics at White House.

To see photos, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Washington DC trip planner.

You can take a train from New York City to Washington DC in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. January in Washington DC sees daily highs of 7°C and lows of -1°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Wed) so you can travel to Nashville.

Things to do in Washington DC

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jan 29 — 31:
Highlights from your plan
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier ©
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
U.S. Naval Academy ©
U.S. Naval Academy
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum ©
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum

3
nights
Nashville

Nashville ©

Music City U.S.A.

Known as the capital of country music, the thriving city of Nashville combines old-world southern charm with a progressive urban flair.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Room Escape Games and Lotz House Museum. The adventure continues: admire the natural beauty at Gaylord Opryland Resort Gardens, stop by Downtown Nashville, examine the collection at The Johnny Cash Museum & Cafe, and explore the activities along Radnor Lake State Park.

To find reviews, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Nashville trip planner.

You can fly from Washington DC to Nashville in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Washington DC to Nashville is minus 1 hour. In January, daytime highs in Nashville are 10°C, while nighttime lows are -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) early enough to drive to Memphis.

Things to do in Nashville

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jan 31 — Feb 3:
Highlights from your plan
Lotz House Museum ©
Lotz House Museum
Room Escape Games
Gaylord Opryland Resort Gardens ©
Gaylord Opryland Resort Gardens

2
nights
Memphis

Memphis

Birthplace of Rock 'n' Roll

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.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Sun): steep yourself in history at Sun Studio, then see the interesting displays at Graceland, and then try to win big at Horseshoe Tunica. On the 5th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see a show at The Orpheum Theatre, get to know the fascinating history of Beale Street, then appreciate the history behind National Civil Rights Museum - Lorraine Motel, and finally look for gifts at Saint Blues Guitar Workshop.

To see ratings, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read Memphis day trip website.

You can drive from Nashville to Memphis in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In February, daily temperatures in Memphis can reach 15°C, while at night they dip to 3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) early enough to go by car to New Orleans.

Things to do in Memphis

Side Trip

Find places to stay Feb 3 — 5:
Highlights from your plan
Graceland
Graceland
The Orpheum Theatre ©
The Orpheum Theatre

3
nights
New Orleans

New Orleans ©

The Big Easy

Known for its Creole cuisine, rich musical tradition, and nearby swamps and plantations, New Orleans is one of the nation's oldest cities.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Garden District and New Orleans City Park. Change things up with these side-trips from New Orleans: Houmas House Plantation and Gardens (in Darrow) and Laura: Louisiana's Creole Heritage Site (in Vacherie). And it doesn't end there: admire the landmark architecture of St. Louis Cathedral, learn about all things military at The National WWII Museum, get thoroughly spooked out with a ghost and vampire tour, and don't miss a visit to Jackson Square.

For traveler tips, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the New Orleans driving holiday tool.

Traveling by car from Memphis to New Orleans takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. Traveling from Memphis in February, New Orleans is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) early enough to travel to Austin.

Things to do in New Orleans

Side Trips

Find places to stay Feb 5 — 8:
Highlights from your plan
Laura: Louisiana's Creole Heritage Site ©
Laura: Louisiana's Creole Heritage Site
Garden District ©
Garden District
St. Louis Cathedral ©
St. Louis Cathedral

2
nights
Austin

Austin ©

Live Music Capital of the World

Despite its laid-back college vibe, Austin is an influential center for politics, technology, film, and music.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Fri): have fun and explore at Science Mill, experience rural life at Onion Creek Kitchens at Juniper Hills Farm, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Lady Bird Lake Hike-and-Bike Trail. On your second day here, ponder the world of politics at Texas State Capitol, take an in-depth tour of Bullock Texas State History Museum, then take an in-depth tour of LBJ Presidential Library, and finally take in the natural beauty of Barton Springs Pool.

To see maps, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Austin trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from New Orleans to Austin takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from New Orleans in February: highs in Austin hover around 23°C, while lows dip to 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Austin

Museums · Parks · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trips

Find places to stay Feb 8 — 10:
Highlights from your plan
LBJ Presidential Library ©
LBJ Presidential Library
Texas State Capitol ©
Texas State Capitol
Bullock Texas State History Museum ©
Bullock Texas State History Museum

Similar plans

18 days in United States BY A USER FROM UZBEKISTAN December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 19 days in United States BY A USER FROM PAKISTAN September, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: September, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 19 days in United States BY A USER FROM INDIA June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, popular sights Preferences: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 16 days in New York City BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: December, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 26 days in United States BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 18 days in United States BY A USER FROM HONDURAS October, culture, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular sights Preferences: October, culture, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 19 days in Philadelphia & Washington DC BY A USER FROM HONDURAS October, culture, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular sights Preferences: October, culture, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 29 days in New York City BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA December, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: December, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 20 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM July, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, beaches, wildlife, hidden gems Preferences: July, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, beaches, wildlife Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Medium 29 days in New York City & Orlando BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA December, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: December, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 16 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED ARAB EMIRATES October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 32 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium
See more plans