10 days in Continental USA Itinerary

10 days in Continental USA Itinerary

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10 days in Continental USA Itinerary

Amsterdam
Fly + bus:  11​h 30​min
New York City
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
Washington DC
— 3 nights
Fly:  7​h
San Francisco
— 1 night
Fly:  13​h 15​min
Amsterdam

3
days
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.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, shopping, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, appreciate the history behind Statue of Liberty National Monument, don't miss a visit to Rockefeller Center, and pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Chapel.

For ratings, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the New York City trip itinerary planner.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to New York City is an approximately 11.5-hour combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Amsterdam to New York City is minus 6 hours. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Amsterdam in November: highs in New York City hover around 16°C, while lows dip to 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Empire State Building

3
days
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.
Washington DC is known for museums, historic sites, nightlife, zoos & aquariums, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Washington National Cathedral, appreciate the history behind Vietnam Veterans Memorial, and admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art.

For ratings, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Washington DC vacation trip planner.

You can fly from New York City to Washington DC in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In November, daily temperatures in Washington DC can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
National Gallery of Art
National Air and Space Museum
The White House

2
days
San Francisco

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Mon): step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island and then make a trip to Lombard Street. On your second day here, take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, and then stroll through Golden Gate Park.

To see reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our San Francisco trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Washington DC to San Francisco takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from Washington DC to San Francisco. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Washington DC in November, with highs in San Francisco at 21°C and lows at 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge
Fisherman's Wharf

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