12 days in United States Itinerary

12 days in United States Itinerary

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12 days in United States Itinerary

Beirut
Fly:  15​h
New York City
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
Washington DC
— 3 nights
Fly:  6​h 30​min
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
San Francisco
— 1 night
Fly:  17​h 45​min
Beirut

4
days
New York City

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: tour the pleasant surroundings at Central Park, explore the world behind art at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, explore the galleries of 9/11 Memorial, and take in panoramic vistas at Empire State Building.

To see reviews, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our New York City planning site .

Beirut, Lebanon to New York City is an approximately 15-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 7 hours traveling from Beirut to New York City. Traveling from Beirut in June, things will get slightly colder in New York City: highs are around 31°C and lows about 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Brooklyn Bridge
Highlights from your plan
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Central Park ©
Central Park
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building

2
days
Washington DC

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.
On the 6th (Wed), admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art, see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Tidal Basin. Keep things going the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Washington National Cathedral, pause for some photo ops at Vietnam Veterans Memorial, then take an in-depth tour of United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, then pause for some photo ops at Washington Monument, and finally ponder the world of politics at The White House.

For other places to visit, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, use the Washington DC journey planner.

Getting from New York City to Washington DC by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. In June, daytime highs in Washington DC are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
Tidal Basin ©
Tidal Basin

2
days
Las Vegas

Las Vegas ©
Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
On the 8th (Fri), try your luck at Paris Las Vegas, take in panoramic vistas at Eiffel Tower Experience at Paris Las Vegas, then take in nature's colorful creations at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, then ponder the design of Bellagio Fountains, and finally try to win big at Bellagio Hotel and Casino. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 9th (Sat): see the interesting displays at The Mob Museum and then explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area.

For traveler tips, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, use the Las Vegas trip itinerary maker .

Getting from Washington DC to Las Vegas by flight takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and shuttle. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -3 hour difference. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Washington DC in June: high temperatures in Las Vegas hover around 45°C and lows are around 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Nature Museums
Highlights from your plan
Bellagio Fountains ©
Bellagio Fountains
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum

2
days
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
On the 10th (Sun), take in nature's colorful creations at Japanese Tea Garden and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Golden Gate Park. Keep things going the next day: snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, explore the striking landscape of Alcatraz Island, and then take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf.

To see more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read our San Francisco day trip planning site .

You can fly from Las Vegas to San Francisco in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Prepare for much colder weather when traveling from Las Vegas in June: high temperatures in San Francisco hover around 25°C and lows are around 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

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

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