22 days in United States Itinerary

22 days in United States Itinerary

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22 days in United States Itinerary

Geneva
Fly:  11​h 45​min
New York City
— 6 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
Washington DC
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
Chicago
— 4 nights
Fly:  6​h
San Francisco
— 5 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Fly:  16​h 15​min
Geneva

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.
Get a sense of the local culture at Gateway National Recreation and American Museum of Natural History. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like The Metropolitan Museum of Art and Central Park. And it doesn't end there: get engrossed in the history at Ellis Island, explore the world behind art at The Museum of Modern Art, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Patrick's Cathedral, and examine the collection at New York Public Library.

To see maps, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our New York City itinerary builder.

Geneva, Switzerland to New York City is an approximately 12-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Geneva to New York City is minus 6 hours. Traveling from Geneva in July, things will get somewhat warmer in New York City: highs are around 35°C and lows about 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) early enough to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Gateway National Recreation
Highlights from your plan
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
American Museum of Natural History
Ellis Island

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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like National Air and Space Museum and Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History. National Gallery of Art and National Archives Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Next up on the itinerary: get engrossed in the history at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, appreciate the extensive heritage of Tomb of the Unknowns, contemplate the long history of Georgetown University, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at National Zoological Park.

For photos, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Washington DC trip itinerary maker.

You can fly from New York City to Washington DC in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In July, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) so you can travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Tomb of the Unknowns
Highlights from your plan
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art

4
days
Chicago

A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
You'll explore and learn at The Art Institute of Chicago and Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like The Field Museum and Millennium Park. Venture out of the city with trips to Silver Beach County Park (in Saint Joseph) and Grand Mere State Park (in Stevensville). The adventure continues: admire all the interesting features of Wrigley Field, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Lincoln Park Zoo, and admire the local landmark of Buckingham Fountain.

To find more things to do, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Chicago vacation planner.

Getting from Washington DC to Chicago by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Washington DC to Chicago. Traveling from Washington DC in July, expect Chicago to be a bit cooler, temps between 34°C and 23°C. On the 26th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Grand Mere State Park, Silver Beach County Park
Highlights from your plan
The Art Institute of Chicago
The Field Museum

4
days
San Francisco

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Fort Funston National Park and Cable Car Museum. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Alcatraz Island and Twin Peaks. There's lots more to do: kick back and relax at China Beach, get to know the fascinating history of Filbert Steps, snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, and have fun and explore at Exploratorium.

To find ratings, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the San Francisco itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Chicago to San Francisco takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Chicago to San Francisco, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Chicago in July, expect San Francisco to be a bit cooler, temps between 26°C and 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Tue) early enough to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island
Exploratorium
Twin Peaks

3
days
Las Vegas

Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like The Strip and The Mob Museum. When in Las Vegas, make a side trip to see Hoover Dam in Boulder City, approximately 42 minutes away. There's still lots to do: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, admire the local landmark of Bellagio Fountains, try to win big at Bellagio Hotel and Casino, and take in nature's colorful creations at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens.

To find maps, ratings, and tourist information, read Las Vegas itinerary maker.

You can fly from San Francisco to Las Vegas in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Prepare for much warmer weather when traveling from San Francisco in July: high temperatures in Las Vegas hover around 46°C and lows are around 31°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Neighborhoods Shopping

Side Trip

Hoover Dam
Highlights from your plan
The Mob Museum
The Strip

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