23 days in United States Itinerary

23 days in United States Itinerary

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23 days in United States Itinerary

Sydney
Fly:  18​h
Los Angeles
— 5 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
Aspen
— 4 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
Canon City
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
Colorado Springs
— 2 nights
bus:  1​h
Denver
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h
New Orleans
— 5 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
Dallas
— 3 nights
Fly:  19​h
Sydney

5
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 the numerous day-trip ideas around Los Angeles: Anaheim (Disneyland Park & Disney California Adventure Park). Pack the 22nd (Tue) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. There's still lots to do: look and learn at Griffith Observatory, kick back and relax at Venice Beach and Boardwalk, explore the different monuments and memorials at Hollywood Forever Cemetery, and examine the collection at The Getty Center.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles sightseeing planner .

Sydney, Australia to Los Angeles is an approximately 18-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. You'll gain 18 hours traveling from Sydney to Los Angeles due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Sydney in May, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Los Angeles, with lows of 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Sat) to allow time for travel to Aspen.

Things to do in Los Angeles

#Theme Parks, #Museums, #Parks

Side Trips

Anaheim, Santa Monica Pier
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Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood
Griffith Observatory ©
Griffith Observatory

3
days
Aspen

Aspen ©
Known as a ski resort town, Aspen's history goes back to its roots as a silver-mining village tucked away in an isolated valley of the Rocky Mountains.
On the 29th (Tue), spend an exhilarating day on the slopes at Aspen Highlands. The adventure continues: take in the awesome beauty at Maroon Bells, look for gifts at Snowmass Sports, mingle with the ghosts of the past at Independence Ghost Town, and take a memorable drive along Independence Pass.

To find photos, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, use the Aspen trip builder site .

Traveling by flight from Los Angeles to Aspen takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Los Angeles to Aspen due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Los Angeles in May, expect nights in Aspen to be cooler, around 1°C, while days are little chillier, around 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Canon City.

Things to do in Aspen

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Winter Sports

Side Trip

Snowmass Sports
Highlights from your plan
Maroon Bells ©
Maroon Bells
Independence Pass ©
Independence Pass
The John Denver Sanctuary
The John Denver Sanctuary

1
day
Canon City

Part of Colorado's Royal Gorge Region, Cañon City straddles the Arkansas River.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Wed): get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To see maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Canon City holiday planning site .

You can drive from Aspen to Canon City in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of shuttle and taxi. In May, Canon City is somewhat warmer than Aspen - with highs of 29°C and lows of 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Thu) so you can drive to Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Canon City

#Adventure, #Tours, #Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
River Rafting & Tubing

2
days
Colorado Springs

Colorado Springs ©
National Landmark red cliffs and the even more striking Pikes Peak mountain attracts tourism to Colorado Springs.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Thu): have some family-friendly fun at Battlefield Colorado, identify plant and animal life at Garden of the Gods, and then find something for the whole family at North Pole - Santa's Workshop. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 1st (Fri): play a few rounds at The Broadmoor Golf Courses and then admire nature's wide array of creatures at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo.

To find where to stay and more tourist information, you can read our Colorado Springs trip planning website .

You can drive from Canon City to Colorado Springs in 1.5 hours. When traveling from Canon City in May, plan for slightly colder days in Colorado Springs, with highs around 24°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) to allow enough time to take a bus to Denver.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Golf

Side Trip

North Pole - Santa's Workshop
Highlights from your plan
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo ©
Cheyenne Mountain Zoo
Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods
Battlefield Colorado ©
Battlefield Colorado

1
day
Denver

Denver ©
Aptly nicknamed the "Mile-High City," Denver sits at an altitude of 1,600 m (5,280 ft) above sea level, located right where the Great Plains give way to the Rocky Mountains.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Sat): explore and take pictures at Coors Field, then take in nature's colorful creations at Denver Botanic Gardens, and then steep yourself in history at Union Station.

Plan trip to Denver with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Traveling by bus from Colorado Springs to Denver takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In June in Denver, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Sun) to allow time for travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Denver

#Parks, #Zoos & Aquariums, #Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Denver Botanic Gardens ©
Denver Botanic Gardens
Coors Field ©
Coors Field
Denver Zoo ©
Denver Zoo

5
days
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.
New Orleans is known for historic sites, museums, nightlife, shopping, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to French Quarter, get thoroughly spooked out with a ghost and vampire tour, take a stroll through Royal Street, and examine the collection at The National WWII Museum.

For maps, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the New Orleans vacation planner.

Fly from Denver to New Orleans in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time to Central Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Denver in June, plan for much hotter nights in New Orleans, with lows around 33°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Dallas.

Things to do in New Orleans

#Historic Sites, #Museums, #Parks
Highlights from your plan
French Quarter ©
French Quarter
The National WWII Museum ©
The National WWII Museum
Garden District ©
Garden District

2
days
Dallas

Dallas ©
One of the country's most popular shopping destinations, Dallas and its sprawling suburbs include more shopping centers per capita than any other urban center in America.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sat): make a trip to Top O'Hill Terrace, admire the natural beauty at Fort Worth Botanic Garden, then admire the masterpieces at Kimbell Art Museum, and finally steep yourself in history at Thistle Hill House Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in nature's colorful creations at Dallas Arboretum & Botanical Gardens, then see the interesting displays at The Sixth Floor Museum/Texas School Book Depository, and then appreciate the history behind John F. Kennedy Memorial Plaza.

For maps, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Dallas trip itinerary app .

Traveling by flight from New Orleans to Dallas takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from New Orleans in June, expect nights in Dallas to be a bit cooler, around 28°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 40°C. On the 11th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Dallas

#Parks, #Historic Sites, #Museums

Side Trips

Fort Worth, Top O'Hill Terrace
Highlights from your plan
Dallas Arboretum & Botanical Gardens ©
Top O'Hill Terrace ©
Top O'Hill Terrace

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