14 days in United States Itinerary

14 days in United States Itinerary

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14 days in United States Itinerary

Sydney
Fly:  18​h
Los Angeles
— 3 nights
train + Fly:  4​h 15​min
Portland
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h
Seattle
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h
San Francisco
— 4 nights
Fly:  16​h 30​min
Sydney

3
days
Los Angeles

Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
When in Los Angeles, make a side trip to see Disneyland Park in Anaheim, approximately 38 minutes away. Pack the 14th (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. There's lots more to do: see the interesting displays at Getty Center The Publications, take in the waterfront at Santa Monica Pier, see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory, and explore the different monuments and memorials at Hollywood Forever Cemetery.

To find maps, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read Los Angeles trip itinerary builder.

Sydney, Australia to Los Angeles is an approximately 18-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 18 hours traveling from Sydney to Los Angeles. In October, daily temperatures in Los Angeles can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Portland.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Disneyland Park, Santa Monica Pier
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Disneyland Park
Universal Studios Hollywood
Getty Center The Publications

3
days
Portland

A big city with a small-town feel, Portland is home to the country's biggest rose test garden, perched on a hill overlooking downtown.
Step out of Portland with an excursion to Multnomah Falls in Bridal Veil--about 46 minutes away. There's still lots to do: stop by Powell's City of Books, hike along Forest Park, admire the natural beauty at Hoyt Arboretum, and head outdoors with Portland Timbers.

For reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Portland trip builder.

Do a combination of train and flight from Los Angeles to Portland in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Los Angeles in October: high temperatures in Portland hover around 22°C and lows are around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) so you can travel to Seattle.

Things to do in Portland

Parks Outdoors Sightseeing

Side Trip

Multnomah Falls
Highlights from your plan
Portland Japanese Garden
Powell's City of Books
Lan Su Chinese Garden

2
days
Seattle

Nicknamed the "Emerald City" because of its abundant evergreen trees, Seattle is the cultural and business center of the Pacific Northwest, as well as a popular holiday destination.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Thu): look for gifts at Chukar Cherries, take a stroll through Pike Place Market, then admire the masterpieces at Chihuly Garden and Glass, and finally don't miss a visit to Space Needle. On the next day, see the interesting displays at The Museum of Flight, then meet the residents at Seattle Aquarium, then pause for some photo ops at Fremont Troll, and finally take in the waterfront at Hiram M. Chittenden Locks.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Seattle travel planner.

You can fly from Portland to Seattle in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Seattle can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Seattle

Museums Parks Sightseeing
Highlights from your plan
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Pike Place Market
Space Needle

4
days
San Francisco

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Go for a jaunt from San Francisco to Napa to see Wine Tours & Tastings about 1h 10 min away. There's lots more to do: explore the striking landscape of Alcatraz Island, steep yourself in history at SS Jeremiah O'Brien, have fun and explore at Exploratorium, and take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge.

To see photos, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our San Francisco vacation builder.

You can fly from Seattle to San Francisco in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Seattle in October, with highs in San Francisco at 26°C and lows at 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Wed) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Sightseeing Parks Tours

Side Trip

Wine Tours & Tastings
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge
Fisherman's Wharf

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