5 days in United States Itinerary

5 days in United States Itinerary

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5 days in United States Itinerary

Dallas
Fly:  5​h 30​min
San Francisco
— 2 nights
Fly + bus:  8​h 30​min
New York City
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h
Dallas

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 24th (Tue): take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge and then steep yourself in history at Alcatraz Island. Keep things going the next day: get great views at Twin Peaks, then see the interesting displays at de Young Museum, then explore the galleries of SS Jeremiah O'Brien, and finally take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf.

To see other places to visit, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our San Francisco itinerary builder.

Dallas to San Francisco is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 2 hours. When traveling from Dallas in October, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in San Francisco: temperatures range from 73°F by day to 56°F at night. On the 26th (Thu), you'll travel to New York City.

Things to do in San Francisco

Historic Sites Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island
Twin Peaks
Fisherman's Wharf

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Fri): learn more about the world around you at American Museum of Natural History and then admire the masterpieces at The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Keep things going the next day: appreciate the history behind 9/11 Memorial and then go for a walk through Central Park.

To find other places to visit, maps, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our New York City sightseeing planner.

Do a combination of flight and bus from San Francisco to New York City in 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. You'll lose 3 hours traveling from San Francisco to New York City due to the time zone difference. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from San Francisco in October: highs in New York City hover around 68°F, while lows dip to 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
9/11 Memorial
American Museum of Natural History

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