15 days in United States Itinerary

15 days in United States Itinerary

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15 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Melbourne
Fly:  21​h
1
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
bus:  5​h 45​min
2
Phoenix
— 1 night
Fly + bus:  7​h 45​min
3
New York City
— 3 nights
Fly:  9​h
4
Los Angeles
— 3 nights
Fly:  17​h 45​min
End: Melbourne

3
nights
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.
When in Las Vegas, make a side trip to see Hoover Dam in Boulder City, approximately 50 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: listen to music at Bellagio Fountains, try to win big at Bellagio Hotel and Casino, get a taste of the local shopping with The Strip, and browse the different shops at The Grand Canal Shoppes at The Venetian.

To find photos, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Las Vegas trip planning website .

Melbourne, Australia to Las Vegas is an approximately 21-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of train and flight. The time zone changes from Australian Eastern Standard Time (Victoria) to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -18 hour difference. In September, Las Vegas is much warmer than Melbourne - with highs of 39°C and lows of 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Phoenix.

Things to do in Las Vegas

#Parks, #Shopping, #Nature

Side Trip

Hoover Dam
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Bellagio Fountains ©
Bellagio Fountains
Hoover Dam ©
Hoover Dam

1
night
Phoenix

Phoenix ©
Phoenix is the capital and most populous city of the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Thu): examine the collection at Musical Instrument Museum, then get interesting insight from Tours, and then make a trip to On The Edge Gallery. Here are some ideas for day two: take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback, pause for some photo ops at Wesley Bolin Memorial Plaza, and then enjoy some friendly competition at Lucky Strike Phoenix.

To see reviews, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Phoenix trip planning app .

You can take a bus from Las Vegas to Phoenix in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Las Vegas to Phoenix. Traveling from Las Vegas in September, expect Phoenix to be somewhat warmer, temps between 43°C and 30°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) so you can travel to New York City.

Things to do in Phoenix

#Outdoors, #Tours, #Museums

Side Trip

Scottsdale
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Musical Instrument Museum ©
Musical Instrument Museum
Adrenaline & Extreme Tours
Lucky Strike Phoenix ©
Lucky Strike Phoenix

3
nights
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: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, don't miss a visit to Rockefeller Center, pause for some photo ops at Statue of Liberty National Monument, and admire the masterpieces at The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

To find where to stay, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read our New York City itinerary maker .

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Phoenix to New York City in 8 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Phoenix to New York City due to the time zone difference. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Phoenix in September, with highs in New York City at 31°C and lows at 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) early enough to travel to Los Angeles.

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

3
nights
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.
Step out of Los Angeles with an excursion to Disneyland Park in Anaheim--about 30 minutes away. Pack the 12th (Thu) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at The Getty Center, partake in some friendly competition at Fantastic Race, take in the waterfront at Santa Monica Pier, and see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory.

To see more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Los Angeles trip planner.

Fly from New York City to Los Angeles in 9 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Traveling from New York City to Los Angeles, you'll gain 3 hours due to the time zone difference. In September, daytime highs in Los Angeles are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. On the 14th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

#Theme Parks, #Museums, #Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Disneyland Park, Santa Monica Pier
Highlights from your plan
Fantastic Race ©
Fantastic Race
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood

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