21 days in Continental USA Itinerary

21 days in Continental USA Itinerary

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21 days in Continental USA Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly:  19​h 30​min
1
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
2
Chicago
— 3 nights
Fly + bus:  4​h 45​min
3
New York City
— 5 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
4
Washington DC
— 4 nights
Fly:  7​h
5
San Francisco
— 4 nights
Fly:  16​h 30​min
End: Sydney

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.
Take a break from Las Vegas with a short trip to Hoover Dam in Boulder City, about 42 minutes away. There's much more to do: ponder the design of Bellagio Fountains, shop like a local with The Strip, try to win big at Bellagio Hotel and Casino, and take a memorable tour with Tours.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, use the Las Vegas trip planner .

Sydney, Australia to Las Vegas is an approximately 19.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of train and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 18 hours traveling from Sydney to Las Vegas. Traveling from Sydney in November, expect Las Vegas to be slightly colder, temps between 23°C and 9°C. On the 22nd (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Las Vegas

#Parks, #Shopping, #Nature

Side Trip

Hoover Dam
Highlights from your plan
Bellagio Fountains ©
Bellagio Fountains
Hoover Dam ©
Hoover Dam

3
nights
Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
On the 23rd (Fri), engage your brain at Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago, then admire the masterpieces at The Art Institute of Chicago, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Millennium Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll through Milton Lee Olive Park, admire all the interesting features of Wrigley Field, and then meet the residents at Lincoln Park Zoo.

For ratings, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Chicago road trip website .

Traveling by flight from Las Vegas to Chicago takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Las Vegas to Chicago is 2 hours. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Las Vegas in November: high temperatures in Chicago hover around 11°C and lows are around 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Sun) to allow time for travel to New York City.

Things to do in Chicago

#Parks, #Museums, #Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
Lincoln Park Zoo ©
Lincoln Park Zoo
The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
Wrigley Field ©
Wrigley Field

5
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: go for a walk through Central Park, pause for some photo ops at Statue of Liberty National Monument, make a trip to The Metropolitan Museum of Art, and get a new perspective on nature at American Museum of Natural History.

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You can do a combination of flight and bus from Chicago to New York City in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. In November, New York City is somewhat warmer than Chicago - with highs of 16°C and lows of 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) so you can travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in New York City

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

4
nights
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.
Washington DC is known for museums, historic sites, nightlife, zoos & aquariums, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art, get a sense of history and politics at The Pentagon, pause for some photo ops at Vietnam Veterans Memorial, and see the interesting displays at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum.

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Traveling by flight from New York City to Washington DC takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In November in Washington DC, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 5°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Washington DC

#Museums, #Outdoors, #Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art
White House ©
White House
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum

4
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
San Francisco is known for nature, museums, parks, nightlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island, admire the natural beauty at Japanese Tea Garden, take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, and explore the engaging exhibits at Exploratorium.

To see more things to do, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our San Francisco trip planning site .

You can fly from Washington DC to San Francisco in 7 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from Washington DC to San Francisco, you'll gain 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Washington DC in December, things will get somewhat warmer in San Francisco: highs are around 17°C and lows about 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

#Parks, #Neighborhoods, #Museums
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

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