21 days in United States Itinerary

21 days in United States Itinerary

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21 days in United States Itinerary

London
Fly + bus:  10​h 45​min
New York City
— 4 nights
Fly + Drive:  4​h 45​min
North Conway
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  4​h 30​min
Washington DC
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
Chicago
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Fly + train:  3​h 30​min
Los Angeles
— 4 nights
train + Fly:  3​h 30​min
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Fly:  14​h
London

3
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.
Get some cultural insight at The Metropolitan Museum of Art and Fifth Avenue. Museum-lovers will appreciate American Museum of Natural History and Ellis Island. There's still lots to do: go for a walk through Central Park, steep yourself in history at 9/11 Memorial, take a stroll through Times Square, and take in panoramic vistas at Empire State Building.

To see ratings, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the New York City road trip app .

London, UK to New York City is an approximately 11-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of flight and train. You'll gain 5 hours traveling from London to New York City due to the time zone difference. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from London in July: high temperatures in New York City hover around 35°C and lows are around 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) early enough to travel to North Conway.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Neighborhoods
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The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
American Museum of Natural History ©
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial

1
day
North Conway

North Conway ©
North Conway combines colonial New England architecture with outlet shops selling goods from some of the world's most recognizable brands, all set amid the scenery of the White Mountains.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Thu): take a memorable drive along Mt Washington Auto Rd.

For other places to visit, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read North Conway trip planner .

You can do a combination of flight and car from New York City to North Conway in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from New York City in July, with highs in North Conway at 28°C and lows at 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in North Conway

Scenic Drive Outdoors

Side Trip

Mt Washington Auto Rd
Highlights from your plan
Mt Washington Auto Rd ©
Mt Washington Auto Rd

3
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.
Get some historical perspective at Washington National Cathedral and Georgetown University. Appreciate the collections at National Gallery of Art and United States Holocaust Memorial Museum. Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, get to know the fascinating history of Tomb of the Unknowns, pause for some photo ops at Vietnam Veterans Memorial, and ponder the world of politics at The White House.

For other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read Washington DC travel route planner .

Traveling by combination of car and flight from North Conway to Washington DC takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from North Conway in July: high temperatures in Washington DC hover around 38°C and lows are around 27°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Tomb of the Unknowns
Highlights from your plan
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum

2
days
Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Mon): examine the collection at The Field Museum, pause for some photo ops at Cloud Gate, and then make a trip to Millennium Park. Here are some ideas for day two: take in panoramic vistas at Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower, explore the world behind art at The Art Institute of Chicago, and then take a stroll through The Magnificent Mile.

For other places to visit, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read Chicago trip tool .

Fly from Washington DC to Chicago in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. The time zone difference when traveling from Washington DC to Chicago is minus 1 hour. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Washington DC in July: high temperatures in Chicago hover around 34°C and lows are around 23°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) so you can travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums Shopping Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
The Field Museum
The Field Museum
Millennium Park ©
Millennium Park

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Wed): make a trip to The Strip. Keep things going the next day: see the interesting displays at The Neon Museum, stop by Barneys New York, then browse the different shops at The Grand Canal Shoppes, then see the interesting displays at The Mob Museum, and finally ponder the design of Bellagio Fountains.

To see photos, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Las Vegas trip itinerary builder tool .

Traveling by flight from Chicago to Las Vegas takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -2 hour difference. Traveling from Chicago in July, expect Las Vegas to be somewhat warmer, temps between 46°C and 31°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Shopping Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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The Strip ©
The Strip
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum
The Neon Museum ©
The Neon Museum

3
days
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.
Get some historical perspective at El Pueblo de Los Angeles and Hollywood Walk of Fame. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Getty Center The Publications and Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County. There's still lots to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Venice Beach and Boardwalk, wander the streets of Abbot Kinney Boulevard, stop by Amoeba Music, and buy something for everyone on your list at The Grove.

For more things to do, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read our Los Angeles online trip itinerary maker .

Do a combination of flight and train from Las Vegas to Los Angeles in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight, bus, and train. Traveling from Las Vegas in July, expect nights in Los Angeles to be little chillier, around 20°C, while days are cooler, around 32°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums Shopping Childrens Museums
Highlights from your plan
Getty Center The Publications ©
Getty Center The Publications
Los Angeles County Museum of Art
Los Angeles County Museum of Art
La Brea Tar Pits & Museum ©
La Brea Tar Pits & Museum

4
days
San Francisco

San Francisco
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Visit Alcatraz Island and Twin Peaks for their historical value. Do some cultural sightseeing at Fisherman's Wharf and Anderson's Conn Valley Vineyards. There's still lots to do: take a stroll through SoMa, contemplate the long history of City Lights Booksellers & Publishers, get curious at Exploratorium, and buy something for everyone on your list at Ferry Building Marketplace.

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Do a combination of train and flight from Los Angeles to San Francisco in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Los Angeles in July, with highs in San Francisco at 26°C and lows at 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Neighborhoods Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Anderson's Conn Valley Vineyards
Highlights from your plan
Fisherman's Wharf
Fisherman's Wharf
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium

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