22 days in United States Itinerary

22 days in United States Itinerary

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22 days in United States Itinerary

Sydney
Fly:  18​h
Los Angeles
— 4 nights
train + Fly:  3​h 30​min
Las Vegas
— 4 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
Chicago
— 4 nights
Fly + bus:  4​h 45​min
New York City
— 6 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
Nashville
— 1 night
Fly:  22​h 45​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.
Popular historic sites such as El Pueblo de Los Angeles and La Brea Tar Pits & Museum are in your itinerary. Visiting Venice Beach and Boardwalk and Will Rogers State Beach will get you outdoors. Explore Los Angeles' surroundings by going to Santa Monica (Santa Monica Farmers Market & Ocean Avenue). There's much more to do: don't miss a visit to Santa Monica Pier, look for gifts at Amoeba Music, admire the majestic nature at Topanga State Park, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Venice Canals Walkway.

To see other places to visit, photos, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles trip planner.

Sydney, Australia to Los Angeles is an approximately 18-hour flight. You'll gain 18 hours traveling from Sydney to Los Angeles due to the time zone difference. In October, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Santa Monica
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El Pueblo de Los Angeles
El Pueblo de Los Angeles
Getty Center The Publications ©
Getty Center The Publications
Venice Beach and Boardwalk ©
Venice Beach and Boardwalk

4
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.
Head to The Strip and Forum Shops at Caesars Palacefor plenty of shopping. Step out of the city life by going to Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area and Adrenaline & Extreme Tours. The adventure continues: admire the local landmark of Bellagio Fountains, enjoy some diversion at Paris Las Vegas, try your luck at Caesars Palace, and see the interesting displays at The Mob Museum.

For where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Las Vegas vacation planner.

You can do a combination of train and flight from Los Angeles to Las Vegas in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in October, and nighttime lows around 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Fun & Games Shopping Casinos
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The Venetian ©
The Venetian
The Strip ©
The Strip

3
days
Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Get some historical perspective at Millennium Park and Pleasant Home. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at The Art Institute of Chicago and Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago. Go for a jaunt from Chicago to Palos Heights to see Lake Katherine Nature Center and Botanic Gardens about 32 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: take a stroll through The Magnificent Mile, admire the striking features of Marquette Building, meet the residents at Lincoln Park Zoo, and steep yourself in history at Frank Lloyd Wright Home and Studio.

For maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Chicago trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Las Vegas to Chicago takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of shuttle and train. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Central Standard Time (CST), which is usually a 2 hour difference. Traveling from Las Vegas in October, things will get slightly colder in Chicago: highs are around 20°C and lows about 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Mon) to allow time for travel to New York City.

Things to do in Chicago

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Oak Park, Lake Katherine Nature Center and Botanic Gardens
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Millennium Park ©
Millennium Park
The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
The Magnificent Mile ©
The Magnificent Mile

6
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.
Head to Fifth Avenue and Chelsea Marketfor plenty of shopping. The Metropolitan Museum of Art and 9/11 Memorial are good opportunities to explore the local culture. The adventure continues: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, take in panoramic vistas at Empire State Building, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Patrick's Cathedral, and pause for some photo ops at Statue of Liberty National Monument.

For where to stay, photos, reviews, and tourist information, go to the New York City trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Chicago to New York City by combination of flight and bus takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Chicago in October, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 15°C in New York City. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Nashville.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
St. Patrick's Cathedral ©
St. Patrick's Cathedral

1
day
Nashville

Nashville
Known as the capital of country music, the thriving city of Nashville combines old-world southern charm with a progressive urban flair.
On the 30th (Mon), get engrossed in the history at Lotz House Museum, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Franklin on Foot, and then savor the flavors at Food & Drink.

To find reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Nashville vacation planner.

Traveling by flight from New York City to Nashville takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from New York City to Nashville due to the time zone difference. Traveling from New York City in October, expect nights in Nashville to be about the same, around 12°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 27°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Nashville

Tours Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Franklin
Highlights from your plan
Franklin on Foot
Franklin on Foot
Lotz House Museum
Lotz House Museum
Beer Tastings & Tours

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