17 days in United States Itinerary

17 days in United States Itinerary

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Start: Manchester
Fly:  14 h
1
San Francisco
— 6 nights
+2
Fly + Foot + Bus:  9 h
2
Memphis
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
3
Nashville
— 4 nights
Bus + Fly:  4 h
4
Chicago
— 3 nights
Fly:  14 h 15 min
End: Manchester

6
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes The Irish Bank, Golden Gate Tap Room, Sam's Cable Car Lounge, and other attractions you added. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Castello di Amorosa and Golden Gate Bridge. Your inner history buff will appreciate Alcatraz Island and Grace Cathedral. Get out of town with these interesting San Francisco side-trips: California State Railroad Museum (in Sacramento) and Francis Ford Coppola Winery (in Geyserville). Next up on the itinerary: take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf and see the interesting displays at Walt Disney Family Museum.

To see reviews, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, go to the San Francisco tour itinerary planner.

Manchester, UK to San Francisco is an approximately 16- hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of flight and train. Traveling from Manchester to San Francisco, you'll gain 8 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Manchester in November, expect San Francisco to be somewhat warmer, temps between 20°C and 12°C. You will have some time to spend on the 28th (Sat) before leaving for Memphis.

Things to do in San Francisco

Nightlife Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

California State Railroad Museum, Castello di Amorosa, Francis Ford Coppola Winery
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Castello di Amorosa ©
Castello di Amorosa
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island

2
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Graceland. On the 29th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stop by Memphis Music, make a trip to Beale Street, then steep yourself in history at Sun Studio, then examine the collection at Stax Museum of American Soul Music, and finally try your luck at Southland Park Gaming and Racing.

To see ratings, maps, photos, and other tourist information, use the Memphis trip planner.

Getting from San Francisco to Memphis by combination of flight and bus takes about 9 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Central Standard Time is 2 hours. Traveling from San Francisco in November, expect a bit cooler with lows of 7°C in Memphis. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) early enough to drive to Nashville.

Things to do in Memphis

Museums Historic Sites Fun & Games

Side Trip

Southland Park Gaming and Racing
Find places to stay Nov 28 — 30:
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Graceland
Graceland
Stax Museum of American Soul Music ©
Stax Museum of American Soul Music
Sun Studio ©
Sun Studio

4
nights
Nashville

Nashville ©
Known as the capital of country music, the thriving city of Nashville combines old-world southern charm with a progressive urban flair.
Get a sense of the local culture at Bicentennial Capitol Mall State Park and Rippavilla Plantation. Step off the beaten path and head to Belmont Mansion and Arrington Vineyards. Venture out of the city with trips to Murfreesboro (Stones River National Battlefield & Stones River National Cemetery) and President James K. Polk Home & Museum (in Columbia). The adventure continues: sample the fine beverages at Smith Creek Moonshine and take a stroll through The District.

For reviews, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, use the Nashville trip itinerary maker app.

Traveling by car from Memphis to Nashville takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and flight. In November, daily temperatures in Nashville can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. You will leave for Chicago on the 4th (Fri).

Things to do in Nashville

Historic Sites Parks Wineries

Side Trips

Murfreesboro, Arrington Vineyards, President James K. Polk Home & Museum, Rippavilla Plantation
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Bicentennial Capitol Mall State Park ©
Bicentennial Capitol Mall State Park
Stones River National Battlefield ©
Stones River National Battlefield
Belmont Mansion ©
Belmont Mansion

3
nights
Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Chicago Riverwalk and Cantigny Park. Baha'i House of Worship and Riverwalk Lot will appeal to history buffs. The adventure continues: explore the world behind art at The Art Institute of Chicago, take in the spiritual surroundings of Holy Name Cathedral, wander the streets of The Loop, and shop like a local with Lincoln Park.

To find other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Chicago trip planner.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Nashville to Chicago in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, flight, and subway; or drive. Traveling from Nashville in December, things will get a bit cooler in Chicago: highs are around 3°C and lows about -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Chicago

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Shopping

Side Trips

Baha'i House of Worship, Riverwalk Lot, Cantigny Park
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Baha'i House of Worship ©
Baha'i House of Worship
Chicago Riverwalk ©
Chicago Riverwalk
The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago

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