21 days in United States Itinerary

21 days in United States Itinerary

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21 days in United States Itinerary

Sydney
Fly:  18​h
Los Angeles
— 4 nights
Drive:  7​h 30​min
Grand Canyon National Park
— 3 nights
Fly + Drive:  4​h 30​min
Las Vegas
— 1 night
Fly:  6​h 30​min
Washington DC
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
New York City
— 3 nights
Fly + bus:  3​h 15​min
Boston
— 1 night
bus + Fly:  7​h 15​min
San Francisco
— 4 nights
Fly:  16​h 30​min
Sydney

4
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.
Attractions like Disneyland Park and Griffith Observatory make great kid-friendly stops. Change things up with a short trip to Disney California Adventure Park in Anaheim (about 40 minutes away). Pack the 11th (Mon) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at Getty Center The Publications, get to know the fascinating history of Santa Monica Pier, and explore the fascinating underground world of Bronson Caves.

To see where to stay, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Los Angeles custom trip planner.

Sydney, Australia to Los Angeles is an approximately 18-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Sydney to Los Angeles is minus 18 hours. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Sydney in June: high temperatures in Los Angeles hover around 30°C and lows are around 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Anaheim, Santa Monica Pier
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Disney California Adventure Park
Disney California Adventure Park
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood

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 13th (Wed): stop by Canyon Village Marketplace. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get great views at Grandview Point, then take a memorable drive along East Rim Drive, and then take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim.

For traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Grand Canyon National Park trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from Los Angeles to Grand Canyon National Park in 7.5 hours. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Los Angeles to Grand Canyon National Park due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Los Angeles in June, plan for somewhat warmer days in Grand Canyon National Park, with highs around 34°C, while nights are cooler with lows around 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) early enough to travel to Las Vegas.

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
East Rim Drive ©
East Rim Drive

1
day
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 16th (Sat): examine the collection at The Mob Museum, then admire the natural beauty at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, and then admire the local landmark of Bellagio Fountains.

To see other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Las Vegas itinerary maker.

Getting from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas by combination of flight and car takes about 4.5 hours. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in June, expect nights in Las Vegas to be warmer, around 28°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 45°C. On the 17th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Museums Casinos Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum
Bellagio Fountains ©
Bellagio Fountains

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.
On the 18th (Mon), learn more about the world around you at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, explore the activities along Tidal Basin, and then meet the residents at National Zoological Park. On the next day, examine the collection at National Air and Space Museum, then admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art, then pause for some photo ops at Vietnam Veterans Memorial, and finally get a sense of history and politics at The White House.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Washington DC vacation planner.

Traveling by flight from Las Vegas to Washington DC takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of shuttle and train. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a 3 hour difference. Traveling from Las Vegas in June, things will get little chillier in Washington DC: highs are around 34°C and lows about 23°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) early enough to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Parks Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Zoological Park ©
National Zoological Park
Tidal Basin ©
Tidal Basin

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.
Kids will enjoy Central Park and Statue of Liberty National Monument. There's lots more to do: explore the world behind art at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, examine the collection at New York Public Library, admire the striking features of Rockefeller Center, and enjoy breathtaking views from Empire State Building.

To see more things to do, maps, and tourist information, you can read our New York City vacation builder.

You can fly from Washington DC to New York City in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. When traveling from Washington DC in June, plan for little chillier days in New York City, with highs around 31°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) so you can travel to Boston.

Things to do in New York City

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

1
day
Boston

Boston ©
Rich in museums, restaurants, shops, and historical sites, Boston attracts over 16 million visitors each year. New England's largest and most influential city, Boston ranks among the world's major centers of education and culture.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Sun): admire all the interesting features of Fenway Park.

To find ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Boston itinerary planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from New York City to Boston takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from New York City in June, expect Boston to be slightly colder, temps between 28°C and 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to San Francisco.
Highlights from your plan
Fenway Park ©
Fenway Park

4
days
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Kids will enjoy Exploratorium and California Academy of Sciences. There's much more to do: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Alcatraz Island, take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, stroll through Golden Gate Park, and make a trip to Lombard Street.

For more things to do, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, read San Francisco vacation builder.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Boston to San Francisco in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. You'll gain 3 hours traveling from Boston to San Francisco due to the time zone difference. In June, daily temperatures in San Francisco can reach 25°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Thu) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Museums Childrens Museums
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium
California Academy of Sciences ©
California Academy of Sciences

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