22 days in United States Itinerary

22 days in United States Itinerary

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22 days in United States Itinerary

Auckland Central
Fly:  15​h 45​min
San Francisco
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h
Seattle
— 1 night
Fly:  7​h 15​min
New Orleans
— 2 nights
Fly + tram:  4​h 15​min
Miami
— 1 night
tram + Fly + bus:  5​h 30​min
New York City
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
Washington DC
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
Chicago
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h 30​min
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Fly + train:  3​h 30​min
Los Angeles
— 3 nights
Fly:  16​h 30​min
Auckland Central

3
days
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: head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, get curious at Exploratorium, admire the natural beauty at Japanese Tea Garden, and wander the streets of SoMa.

To find reviews, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read our San Francisco online tour itinerary planner .

Auckland Central, New Zealand to San Francisco is an approximately 16-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Auckland Central to San Francisco is minus 20 hours. Traveling from Auckland Central in January, you will find days in San Francisco are slightly colder (17°C), and nights are much colder (8°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Seattle.

Things to do in San Francisco

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

1
day
Seattle

Seattle ©
Nicknamed the "Emerald City" because of its abundant evergreen trees, Seattle is the cultural and business center of the Pacific Northwest, as well as a popular holiday destination.
On the 9th (Tue), take in the exciting artwork at Glasshouse-Studio, then take a stroll through Pike Place Market, and then explore the world behind art at Chihuly Garden and Glass.

For where to stay and other tourist information, go to the Seattle day trip planner.

Traveling by flight from San Francisco to Seattle takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from San Francisco in January, with highs in Seattle at 9°C and lows at 3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Seattle

Shopping Neighborhoods Museums
Highlights from your plan
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market
Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Glasshouse-Studio
Glasshouse-Studio

1
day
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.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Thu): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Louis Cathedral, then learn about all things military at The National WWII Museum, and then wander the streets of Garden District.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read New Orleans online trip maker .

Traveling by flight from Seattle to New Orleans takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Seattle to New Orleans. Traveling from Seattle in January, expect New Orleans to be a bit warmer, temps between 17°C and 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) so you can travel to Miami.

Things to do in New Orleans

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
The National WWII Museum
The National WWII Museum
Garden District ©
Garden District
St. Louis Cathedral ©
St. Louis Cathedral

1
day
Miami

Miami ©
Florida’s mecca of fun in the sun, the lively tropical metropolis of Miami is one of the world’s top vacation spots.
On the 12th (Fri), contemplate the long history of The Barnacle Historic State Park and then get to know the fascinating history of Art Deco Historic District.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Miami online trip itinerary maker .

You can do a combination of flight and tram from New Orleans to Miami in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and shuttle. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from New Orleans to Miami due to the time zone difference. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from New Orleans in January: high temperatures in Miami hover around 29°C and lows are around 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Sat) to allow time for travel to New York City.

Things to do in Miami

Historic Sites Parks Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Art Deco Historic District, Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden
Highlights from your plan
Art Deco Historic District ©
Art Deco Historic District
Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden
Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden
The Barnacle Historic State Park
The Barnacle Historic State Park

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.
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, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Patrick's Cathedral, get a new perspective on nature at American Museum of Natural History, and appreciate the history behind Statue of Liberty National Monument.

To see ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the New York City trip planner .

You can do a combination of tram, flight, and bus from Miami to New York City in 5.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus, flight, and train; or drive. Traveling from Miami in January, things will get colder in New York City: highs are around 5°C and lows about -5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) early enough to travel to Washington DC.

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
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building

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.
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, take in the spiritual surroundings of Washington National Cathedral, pause for some photo ops at Vietnam Veterans Memorial, and get a sense of history and politics at United States Capitol.

To see photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Washington DC road trip planner.

Traveling by flight from New York City to Washington DC takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from New York City in January, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Washington DC, with lows around -1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art
The White House ©
The White House
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum

1
day
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 21st (Sun): enjoy breathtaking views from Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower and then explore the world behind art at The Art Institute of Chicago.

To find where to stay, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read Chicago travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Washington DC to Chicago takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central Standard Time (CST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Washington DC in January; daily highs in Chicago reach 0°C and lows reach -8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums
Highlights from your plan
The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower ©
Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower

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.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): see the interesting displays at The Mob Museum, try to win big at Bellagio Hotel and Casino, admire the masterpieces at Bellagio Gallery of Fine Art, take in panoramic vistas at Eiffel Tower Experience at Paris Las Vegas, then admire the natural beauty at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, and finally admire the local landmark of Bellagio Fountains. Keep things going the next day: take in breathtaking views at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area.

To see where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Las Vegas sightseeing planning website .

Getting from Chicago to Las Vegas by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Chicago to Las Vegas is minus 2 hours. When traveling from Chicago in January, plan for much hotter days in Las Vegas, with highs around 17°C, while nights are a bit warmer with lows around 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) early enough to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Nature Museums
Highlights from your plan
Bellagio Fountains ©
Bellagio Fountains
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Wed): find something for the whole family at Disneyland Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire all the interesting features of STAPLES Center, partake in some friendly competition at Fantastic Race, and then examine the collection at Getty Center The Publications.

To see reviews, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, read Los Angeles online trip itinerary builder .

You can 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 January, expect Los Angeles to be somewhat warmer, temps between 24°C and 11°C. On the 26th (Fri), you're off tohome.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Fun & Games Museums

Side Trip

Disneyland Park
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Fantastic Race
Fantastic Race
Getty Center The Publications ©
Getty Center The Publications

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