21 days in United States Itinerary

21 days in United States Itinerary

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21 days in United States Itinerary

Melbourne
Fly:  20​h 15​min
San Francisco
— 2 nights
Fly:  7​h 15​min
New Orleans
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h
Memphis
— 2 nights
Fly:  9​h 30​min
Mexico
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 15​min
Cuba
— 1 night
Fly:  8​h
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  4​h 30​min
Grand Canyon National Park
— 3 nights
bus + Fly:  8​h 30​min
San Diego
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
Anaheim
— 1 night
train:  30​min
Los Angeles
— 1 night
Fly:  18​h 15​min
Melbourne

2
days
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Mon): take a memorable ride with Cable Cars, then snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, and then stroll through Golden Gate Park. Here are some ideas for day two: buy something for everyone on your list at Ferry Building Marketplace, step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island, and then wander the streets of Fisherman's Wharf.

For where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the San Francisco trip itinerary planner.

Melbourne, Australia to San Francisco is an approximately 20.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight. Traveling from Melbourne to San Francisco, you'll gain 18 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Melbourne in November, expect nights in San Francisco to be about the same, around 11°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 21°C. On the 21st (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to New Orleans.

Things to do in San Francisco

#Parks, #Nature, #Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

2
days
New Orleans

New Orleans ©
Known for its Creole cuisine, rich musical tradition, and nearby swamps and plantations, New Orleans is one of the nation's oldest cities.
On the 22nd (Thu), get to know the fascinating history of French Quarter, then stop by Faulkner House Books, then take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Louis Cathedral, and finally wander the streets of Garden District. Here are some ideas for day two: brush up on your military savvy at The National WWII Museum.

For ratings, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, you can read our New Orleans travel planner.

Traveling by flight from San Francisco to New Orleans takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from San Francisco to New Orleans. Traveling from San Francisco in November, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 19°C in New Orleans. On the 23rd (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Memphis.

Things to do in New Orleans

#Historic Sites, #Neighborhoods, #Museums
Highlights from your plan
French Quarter ©
French Quarter
The National WWII Museum ©
The National WWII Museum
Garden District ©
Garden District

1
day
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.
On the 24th (Sat), pause for some photo ops at National Civil Rights Museum, steep yourself in history at Sun Studio., and then make a trip to Graceland.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read Memphis tour itinerary planner.

You can fly from New Orleans to Memphis in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Traveling from New Orleans in November, Memphis is slightly colder at night with lows of 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) so you can travel to Mexico.

Things to do in Memphis

#Historic Sites, #Museums
Highlights from your plan
Graceland ©
Graceland
Sun Studio ©
Sun Studio

1
day
Mexico

Mexico ©
On the 26th (Mon), relax in the rural setting at Behling Orchards.

To see where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Mexico day trip site .

Explore your travel options from Memphis to Mexico with the Route module. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Memphis in November, things will get little chillier in Mexico: highs are around 9°C and lows about 0°C. On the 26th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Cuba.

Things to do in Mexico

#Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Behling Orchards ©
Behling Orchards

few
hours
Cuba

Cuba ©
Cuba is a town in Allegany County, New York, United States. For maps, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Cuba trip maker site .

Traveling by car from Mexico to Cuba takes 3.5 hours. Traveling from Mexico in November, things will get little chillier in Cuba: highs are around 3°C and lows about -3°C. You will have some time to spend on the 27th (Tue) before leaving for Las Vegas.
Highlights from your plan
Cuba Cheese Shoppe ©
Cuba Cheese Shoppe

3
days
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.
Las Vegas is known for nightlife, shopping, casinos, historic sites, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in breathtaking views at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, ponder the design of Bellagio Fountains, take in panoramic vistas at Eiffel Tower Experience at Paris Las Vegas, and get interesting insight from Tours.

To see maps, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Las Vegas road trip app .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Cuba to Las Vegas. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from Cuba to Las Vegas. Plan for much hotter temperatures traveling from Cuba in November, with highs in Las Vegas at 23°C and lows at 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Fri) to allow time for travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

#Parks, #Neighborhoods, #Nature
Highlights from your plan
Bellagio Fountains ©
Bellagio Fountains
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum

2
days
Grand Canyon National Park

Grand Canyon National Park ©
The size, shape, and color of Grand Canyon National Park combine to leave an impression on visitors as deep as the canyon itself.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sat): take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, then get great views at Yaki Point, then take some stellar pictures from Hopi Point, and finally look for gifts at Lookout Studio. Keep things going the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Bright Angel Trail.

To see ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Grand Canyon National Park online vacation planner .

Getting from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park by combination of car and flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of flight and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park. When traveling from Las Vegas in November, plan for little chillier days and much colder nights in Grand Canyon National Park: temperatures range from 14°C by day to -7°C at night. On the 3rd (Mon), you're off toSan Diego.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Trails
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail
Yaki Point ©
Yaki Point

2
days
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.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Tue): tour the pleasant surroundings at Sunset Cliffs and then stroll through San Diego Zoo. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Wed): appreciate the history behind Cabrillo National Monument, then take in nature's colorful creations at Botanical Building and Lily Pond, and then let the kids burn off some steam at Balboa Park.

For ratings, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read San Diego day trip planning website .

Traveling by car from Grand Canyon National Park to San Diego takes 8.5 hours. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to San Diego due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in December, expect San Diego to be much warmer, temps between 22°C and 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Anaheim.

Things to do in San Diego

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
Balboa Park ©
Balboa Park
Cabrillo National Monument ©
Cabrillo National Monument

1
day
Anaheim

Anaheim ©
Anaheim's major attractions are its world-famous Disney entertainment complex, sports teams, and convention center.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Thu): get in on the family fun at Disneyland Park.

To see where to stay, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read our Anaheim trip planning site .

Drive from San Diego to Anaheim in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from San Diego in December since evenings lows in Anaheim dip to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) to allow time to take a train to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Anaheim

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

1
day
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.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Fri): find something for the whole family at Universal Studios Hollywood.

To see photos, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Los Angeles route builder app .

Los Angeles is just a stone's throw from Anaheim. December in Los Angeles sees daily highs of 23°C and lows of 11°C at night. On the 8th (Sat), you're off tohome.

Things to do in Los Angeles

#Theme Parks
Highlights from your plan
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood

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