21 days in United States Itinerary

21 days in United States Itinerary

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21 days in United States Itinerary

Sydney
Fly:  23​h 45​min
Orlando
— 5 nights
Fly + bus:  5​h 45​min
New York City
— 5 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
Washington DC
— 5 nights
Fly:  7​h
San Francisco
— 4 nights
Fly:  16​h 30​min
Sydney

4
days
Orlando

For most people, any mention of Orlando immediately conjures up images of sprawling theme parks filled with characters plucked right out of popular animated movies.
Bring the kids along to Walt Disney World Resort and Happily Ever After Fireworks. Have a day of magic on the 29th (Fri) at Magic Kingdom Park. Pack the 30th (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at Universal's Islands of Adventure. It doesn't end there: make a splash at Discovery Cove.

To see ratings, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Orlando trip itinerary builder.

Sydney, Australia to Orlando is an approximately 24-hour flight. You'll gain 15 hours traveling from Sydney to Orlando due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Sydney in September; daily highs in Orlando reach 37°C and lows reach 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks Nightlife
Highlights from your plan
Walt Disney World Resort
Magic Kingdom Park
Universal's Islands of Adventure

5
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.
Attractions like Central Park and American Museum of Natural History make great kid-friendly stops. There's lots more to do: explore the world behind art at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, admire the striking features of Rockefeller Center, pause for some photo ops at Statue of Liberty National Monument, and steep yourself in history at 9/11 Memorial.

For photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the New York City itinerary planner.

Getting from Orlando to New York City by combination of flight and bus takes about 6 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Orlando in October: high temperatures in New York City hover around 23°C and lows are around 15°C. On the 7th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in New York City

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

4
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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like National Air and Space Museum and Smithsonian National Zoological Park. There's lots more to do: explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Art, appreciate the history behind Vietnam Veterans Memorial, contemplate the waterfront views at Tidal Basin, and get a sense of history and politics at United States Capitol.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read Washington DC itinerary planner.

Fly from New York City to Washington DC in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In October, daily temperatures in Washington DC can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

The Pentagon
Highlights from your plan
National Air and Space Museum
National Zoological Park

4
days
San Francisco

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Family-friendly places like Alcatraz Island and Exploratorium will thrill your kids. There's still lots to do: snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, contemplate the long history of SS Jeremiah O'Brien, don't miss a visit to Lombard Street, and take in nature's colorful creations at Japanese Tea Garden.

To see maps, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, go to the San Francisco trip builder.

Getting from Washington DC to San Francisco by flight takes about 7 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -3 hour difference. In October, daily temperatures in San Francisco can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Museums Childrens Museums
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island
Exploratorium
California Academy of Sciences

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