22 days in United States Itinerary

22 days in United States Itinerary

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22 days in United States Itinerary

Sydney
Fly:  16​h 30​min
San Francisco
— 5 nights
Fly + bus:  8​h 30​min
New York City
— 5 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
Tampa
— 6 nights
Fly:  6​h 30​min
Los Angeles
— 4 nights
Fly:  18​h
Sydney

5
days
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Armstrong Redwood State Reserve and Safari West. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Castello di Amorosa and Cable Car Museum. Change things up with these side-trips from San Francisco: Fitzgerald J V Marine Reserve (in Moss Beach), Pride Mountain Vineyards (in St. Helena) and Stonestreet Winery (in Healdsburg). Next up on the itinerary: get great views at Twin Peaks, learn about winemaking at m2 wines, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Muir Woods National Monument, and identify plant and animal life at Cosumnes River Preserve.

For other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read San Francisco trip itinerary builder site .

Sydney, Australia to San Francisco is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference moving from Australian Eastern Standard Time (New South Wales) to Pacific Standard Time is minus 18 hours. In October, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 15°C. You will leave for New York City on the 13th (Sat).

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Muir Woods National Monument, Tomales Bay State Park, Castello di Amorosa, Stonestreet Winery, Pride Mountain Vineyards
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Safari West ©
Safari West
Muir Woods National Monument ©
Muir Woods National Monument
Fitzgerald J V Marine Reserve ©
Fitzgerald J V Marine Reserve

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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Bayard Cutting Arboretum and Quogue Wildlife Refuge. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like William Floyd Estate and Grey Towers National Historic Site. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around New York City: Gateway National Recreation (in Sandy Hook) and Lakota Wolf Preserve (in Columbia). Next up on the itinerary: pause for some serene contemplation at St. Patrick's Cathedral, see the interesting displays at New York Public Library, admire the masterpieces at Frick Collection, and make a trip to Ellis Island.

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Getting from San Francisco to New York City by combination of flight and bus takes about 8.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and train; or drive. You'll lose 3 hours traveling from San Francisco to New York City due to the time zone difference. While traveling from San Francisco, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in New York City, ranging from highs of 23°C to lows of 15°C. On the 18th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Tampa.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trips

William Floyd Estate, Quogue Wildlife Refuge, Bayard Cutting Arboretum, Lakota Wolf Preserve, Gateway National Recreation
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Bayard Cutting Arboretum ©
Bayard Cutting Arboretum
Quogue Wildlife Refuge ©
Quogue Wildlife Refuge
Gateway National Recreation ©
Gateway National Recreation

6
days
Tampa

Tampa ©
Tampa ranks among the country's most livable cities, attracting newcomers with its growing economy and status as a major port on the Gulf of Mexico.
You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Siesta Beach and Saint Pete Beach. Get a sense of the local culture at The Ringling and Marie Selby Botanical Gardens. Explore Tampa's surroundings by going to Ellie Schiller Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park (in Homosassa Springs), Morean Arts Center (in St. Petersburg) and Alpaca Magic USA (in Homosassa). There's still lots to do: examine the collection at The Dalí Museum, explore the different monuments and memorials at Florida National Cemetery, stroll through Myakka River State Park, and identify plant and animal life at Oakland Nature Preserve.

For ratings, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, go to the Tampa journey builder website .

Fly from New York City to Tampa in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from New York City in October, with highs in Tampa at 34°C and lows at 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Tampa

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Sarasota, St. Pete Beach, St. Petersburg, Alpaca Magic USA, Ellie Schiller Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park
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Siesta Beach ©
Siesta Beach
Saint Pete Beach ©
Saint Pete Beach
Myakka River State Park ©
Myakka River State Park

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.
Explore hidden gems such as Forever Wild Exotic Animal Sanctuary and Prime Desert Woodland Preserve. Do some cultural sightseeing at Santa Monica Pier and Getty Center The Publications. Explore Los Angeles' surroundings by going to Ronald Reagan Presidential Library (in Simi Valley) and Santa Monica Mountains (in Santa Monica). There's more to do: stroll through Venice Beach and Boardwalk.

To find more things to do, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Los Angeles trip itinerary maker tool .

You can fly from Tampa to Los Angeles in 6.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 3 hours traveling from Tampa to Los Angeles due to the time zone difference. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Tampa in October since evenings lows in Los Angeles dip to 19°C. On the 28th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Santa Monica, Ronald Reagan Presidential Library, Prime Desert Woodland Preserve, Forever Wild Exotic Animal Sanctuary
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Forever Wild Exotic Animal Sanctuary ©
Venice Beach and Boardwalk ©
Venice Beach and Boardwalk
Ronald Reagan Presidential Library ©

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