18 days in United States Itinerary

18 days in United States Itinerary

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18 days in United States Itinerary

Kolkata (Calcutta)
Fly + bus:  19​h 15​min
New York City
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
Washington DC
— 3 nights
Fly + bus:  4​h 30​min
Niagara Falls
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 45​min
Cleveland
— Few hours
Fly:  3​h 15​min
Chicago
— 2 nights
Fly + bus:  7​h
Anaheim
— 3 nights
bus + Fly:  4​h
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Fly:  20​h 45​min
Kolkata (Calcutta)

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.
Attractions like Central Park and Statue of Liberty National Monument make great kid-friendly stops. The adventure continues: browse the exhibits of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, admire the striking features of Rockefeller Center, wander the streets of Times Square, and appreciate the history behind 9/11 Memorial.

To see maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our New York City trip itinerary planning tool .

Kolkata (Calcutta), India to New York City is an approximately 19.5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time is minus 10 hours. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Kolkata (Calcutta) in October: high temperatures in New York City hover around 23°C and lows are around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in New York City

#Museums, #Parks, #Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Statue of Liberty National Monument ©

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.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Mon): see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Art, then appreciate the history behind Vietnam Veterans Memorial, and finally ponder the world of politics at The White House. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: meet the residents at National Zoological Park, then appreciate the history behind Washington Monument, and then learn more about the world around you at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History.

To see ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Washington DC day trip tool .

You can fly from New York City to Washington DC in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In October, daily temperatures in Washington DC can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Wed) early enough to travel to Niagara Falls.

Things to do in Washington DC

#Museums, #Outdoors, #Parks
Highlights from your plan
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Zoological Park ©
National Zoological Park

1
day
Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls ©
The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Wed): admire the sheer force of Niagara Falls.

To find reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Niagara Falls online vacation maker .

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Washington DC to Niagara Falls takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Washington DC in October, with highs in Niagara Falls at 17°C and lows at 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Thu) to allow time to drive to Cleveland.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

#Nature, #Parks
Highlights from your plan
Niagara Falls ©
Niagara Falls

few
hours
Cleveland

Cleveland ©
A culturally diverse city situated on the shores of Lake Erie, Cleveland boasts many places to visit, such as world-class museums, popular amusement parks, and sprawling recreational areas.
Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Cleveland using our trip planner.

You can drive from Niagara Falls to Cleveland in 4 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Cleveland when traveling from Niagara Falls in November, with lows around 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Thu) early enough to travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Cleveland

#Museums
Highlights from your plan
The Cleveland Museum of Art ©
The Cleveland Museum of Art

1
day
Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
On the 2nd (Fri), engage your brain at Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago, admire the masterpieces at The Art Institute of Chicago, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Millennium Park.

For maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Chicago trip itinerary builder app .

You can fly from Cleveland to Chicago in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central Standard Time (CST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. In November in Chicago, expect temperatures between 11°C during the day and 1°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) so you can travel to Anaheim.

Things to do in Chicago

#Museums, #Childrens Museums, #Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
Museum of Science and Industry ©
Museum of Science and Industry
Millennium Park ©
Millennium Park

3
days
Anaheim

Anaheim ©
Anaheim's major attractions are its world-famous Disney entertainment complex, sports teams, and convention center.
Kids will enjoy Disneyland Park and Downtown Disney. Have a day of magic on the 5th (Mon) at Disney California Adventure Park.

To see ratings, maps, photos, and more tourist information, use the Anaheim trip maker app .

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Chicago to Anaheim takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -2 hour difference. Expect much hotter weather when traveling from Chicago in November: highs in Anaheim hover around 28°C, while lows dip to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Anaheim

#Theme Parks
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Downtown Disney ©
Downtown Disney

3
days
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Bring the kids along to Exploratorium and Japanese Tea Garden. There's still lots to do: step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island, wander the streets of Fisherman's Wharf, buy something for everyone on your list at Ferry Building Marketplace, and get great views at Twin Peaks.

To see ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the San Francisco trip planner .

You can do a combination of bus, flight, and subway from Anaheim to San Francisco in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus, flight, and train; or drive. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Anaheim in November: highs in San Francisco hover around 21°C, while lows dip to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

#Parks, #Nature, #Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium
Twin Peaks ©
Twin Peaks

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