17 days in United States Itinerary

17 days in United States Itinerary

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17 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Melbourne
Fly:  20​h 45​min
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h
San Diego
— 3 nights
Fly + bus:  8​h
New York City
— 4 nights
bus + Fly:  8​h 30​min
San Francisco
— 4 nights
Fly:  20​h 15​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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like The Strip and Bellagio Gallery of Fine Art. Next up on the itinerary: admire the local landmark of Bellagio Fountains, try to win big at Caesars Palace, take in breathtaking views at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, and make a trip to Paris Las Vegas.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Las Vegas online holiday planner .

Melbourne, Australia to Las Vegas is an approximately 21-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight. You'll gain 18 hours traveling from Melbourne to Las Vegas due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Melbourne in October, expect Las Vegas to be somewhat warmer, temps between 32°C and 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) so you can travel to San Diego.

Things to do in Las Vegas

#Fun & Games, #Casinos, #Parks
Highlights from your plan
Bellagio Fountains ©
Bellagio Fountains
The Strip ©
The Strip

3
nights
San Diego

San Diego ©
Divided into neighborhoods with distinct characters and cultural heritages, San Diego sits just north of the Mexican border and offers visitors a blend of tourist attractions, including a lively nightlife, diverse cuisine, and a thriving musical scene.
Get in touch with nature at La Jolla Cove and Mission Beach Park. Do some cultural sightseeing at Marston House Museum and Mormon Battalion Historic Site. The adventure continues: tour the pleasant surroundings at Black's Beach, kick back and relax at Children's Pool, and take in nature's colorful creations at Botanical Building and Lily Pond.

For traveler tips, maps, reviews, and tourist information, read San Diego online holiday planner .

Fly from Las Vegas to San Diego in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Las Vegas in October, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in San Diego: temperatures range from 29°C by day to 20°C at night. On the 18th (Thu), you'll travel to New York City.

Things to do in San Diego

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches
Highlights from your plan
La Jolla Cove ©
La Jolla Cove
Mission Beach Park ©
Mission Beach Park
Black's Beach ©
Black's Beach

4
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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at The Metropolitan Museum of Art and 9/11 Memorial. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like St. Patrick's Cathedral and St. Paul's Chapel. There's much more to do: go for a walk through Central Park, take a stroll through Fifth Avenue, see the interesting displays at New York Public Library, and don't miss a visit to Times Square.

To find reviews, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read our New York City online trip itinerary planner .

Do a combination of flight and bus from San Diego to New York City in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from San Diego to New York City is 3 hours. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from San Diego in October; daily highs in New York City reach 23°C and lows reach 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Mon) to allow time for travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in New York City

#Museums, #Parks, #Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial

4
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Alcatraz Island and Filbert Steps will appeal to history buffs. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Fisherman's Wharf and Union Square. Take a break from San Francisco with a short trip to Fitzgerald J V Marine Reserve in Moss Beach, about 40 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at China Beach, snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, wander the streets of SoMa, and stroll through Lincoln Park.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our San Francisco online trip maker .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from New York City to San Francisco takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 3 hours. In October, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

#Parks, #Neighborhoods, #Outdoors

Side Trip

Fitzgerald J V Marine Reserve
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Twin Peaks ©
Twin Peaks
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

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