15 days in New York City, Memphis & Los Angeles Itinerary

15 days in New York City, Memphis & Los Angeles Itinerary

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15 days in New York City, Memphis & Los Angeles Itinerary

Birmingham
Fly + bus:  10​h 15​min
New York City
— 6 nights
Fly:  5​h 45​min
Memphis
— 3 nights
Fly:  6​h
Los Angeles
— 4 nights
Fly + train:  15​h 15​min
Birmingham

6
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, historic sites, parks, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, take in panoramic vistas at Top of the Rock Observation Deck, admire the landmark architecture of Empire State Building, and tour the pleasant surroundings at The High Line.

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Birmingham, UK to New York City is an approximately 10.5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of train and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 5 hours traveling from Birmingham to New York City. In March, daily temperatures in New York City can reach 11°C, while at night they dip to 1°C. On the 5th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Memphis.

Things to do in New York City

#Museums, #Parks, #Historic Sites
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Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building

2
days
Memphis

Memphis ©
The largest city on the Mississippi River, Memphis bills itself as both the "Birthplace of Rock" and "Home of the Blues." With such a rich musical heritage, it shouldn't come as a surprise that Elvis Presley chose to live in Memphis during his later years.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Sat): see the interesting displays at National Civil Rights Museum - Lorraine Motel, then contemplate the long history of Sun Studio, and then don't miss a visit to Graceland. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: meet the residents at Memphis Zoo, sample the fine beverages at Pyramid Vodka, get to know the fascinating history of Beale Street, then explore the world behind art at Belz Museum of Asian & Judaic Art, and finally stop by Center for Southern Folklore.

For maps, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Memphis visit planner .

You can fly from New York City to Memphis in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Central Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from New York City in April, things will get somewhat warmer in Memphis: highs are around 27°C and lows about 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Memphis

#Historic Sites, #Museums, #Parks
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Graceland ©
Graceland
Sun Studio ©
Sun Studio

5
days
Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Change things up with a short trip to Disneyland Park in Anaheim (about 30 minutes away). Pack the 10th (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at The Getty Center, put a fun spin on your tour with Fantastic Race, explore and take pictures at Staples Center, and look and learn at Griffith Observatory.

To see more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read Los Angeles online trip maker .

Traveling by flight from Memphis to Los Angeles takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 2 hours. In April, daily temperatures in Los Angeles can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

#Theme Parks, #Museums, #Nature

Side Trips

Santa Monica Pier, Disneyland Park
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Fantastic Race ©
Fantastic Race
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center

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