23 days in United States Itinerary

23 days in United States Itinerary

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23 days in United States Itinerary

Dublin
Fly + bus:  9​h
Boston
— 3 nights
bus + Fly:  3​h 15​min
New York City
— 4 nights
bus + Fly:  4​h 45​min
Chicago
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h
San Diego
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
Los Angeles
— 4 nights
train + Fly:  3​h 30​min
San Francisco
— 4 nights
Fly:  14​h
Dublin

3
days
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.
Escape the urban bustle at Herring Cove Beach and Long Point. Get some historical perspective at Louisburg Square and Granary Burying Ground. Explore Boston's surroundings by going to Provincetown (Pilgrim Monument & Provincetown Museum & Wood End Lighthouse) and Nantasket Beach (in Hull). There's still lots to do: engage your brain at Museum of Science.

For ratings, photos, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Boston trip itinerary planning tool

Dublin, Ireland to Boston is an approximately 9-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Dublin to Boston is minus 5 hours. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Dublin in August, with highs in Boston at 32°C and lows at 22°C. On the 10th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to New York City.

Things to do in Boston

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Provincetown, Nantasket Beach
Highlights from your plan
Herring Cove Beach ©
Herring Cove Beach
Long Point ©
Long Point
Nantasket Beach ©
Nantasket Beach

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.
Visit Ponquogue Beach and Gateway National Recreation for some beach relaxation. Popular historic sites such as 9/11 Memorial and St. Patrick's Cathedral are in your itinerary. There's much more to do: go for a walk through Central Park, admire the masterpieces at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, admire the landmark architecture of Rockefeller Center, and enjoy breathtaking views from Empire State Building.

For more things to do, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, go to the New York City journey planner

Do a combination of bus and flight from Boston to New York City in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Boston in August, plan for somewhat warmer nights in New York City, with lows around 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Tue) to allow time for travel to Chicago.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Ponquogue Beach, Gateway National Recreation
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
St. Patrick's Cathedral ©
St. Patrick's Cathedral
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial

1
day
Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
On the 15th (Wed), meet the residents at Lincoln Park Zoo, admire the masterpieces at The Art Institute of Chicago, then pause for some photo ops at Cloud Gate, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Millennium Park.

To find where to stay, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Chicago trip tool

Getting from New York City to Chicago by combination of bus and flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from New York City to Chicago, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect slightly colder evenings in Chicago when traveling from New York City in August, with lows around 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Chicago

Parks Outdoors Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
Lincoln Park Zoo ©
Lincoln Park Zoo
Millennium Park ©
Millennium Park
The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago

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.
On the 16th (Thu), take in breathtaking views at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area. On the 17th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take a stroll through The Strip, explore the world behind art at Bellagio Gallery of Fine Art, try your luck at Bellagio Hotel and Casino, then don't miss a visit to Bellagio Fountains, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens.

To find maps, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Las Vegas trip planner

You can fly from Chicago to Las Vegas in 5.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Traveling from Chicago to Las Vegas, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Chicago in August: high temperatures in Las Vegas hover around 45°C and lows are around 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) so you can travel to San Diego.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Neighborhoods Nature
Highlights from your plan
The Strip ©
The Strip
Bellagio Fountains ©
Bellagio Fountains

2
days
San Diego

San Diego ©
Divided into neighborhoods with distinct characters and cultural heritages, San Diego sits just north of the Mexican border and offers visitors a blend of tourist attractions, including a lively nightlife, diverse cuisine, and a thriving musical scene.
On the 18th (Sat), see the interesting displays at San Diego Air & Space Museum and then kick back and relax at La Jolla Cove. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Sun): enjoy the sand and surf at Mission Beach Park and then kick back and relax at La Jolla Shores Park.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the San Diego day trip site

Getting from Las Vegas to San Diego by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Las Vegas in August, expect nights in San Diego to be slightly colder, around 23°C, while days are colder, around 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Diego

Beaches Outdoors Parks
Highlights from your plan
La Jolla Cove ©
La Jolla Cove
Mission Beach Park ©
Mission Beach Park
Black's Beach ©
Black's Beach

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.
Take a break from the city and head to Venice Beach and Boardwalk and Will Rogers State Beach. Get some historical perspective at Santa Monica Pier and Venice Canals Walkway. Explore Los Angeles' surroundings by going to Hermosa Beach Pier (in Hermosa Beach) and Manhattan Beach (in Manhattan Beach). There's much more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Santa Monica Beach, steep yourself in history at Watts Towers, explore the activities along Santa Monica Bay, and catch a live performance at Walt Disney Concert Hall.

To find maps, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles trip itinerary maker site

Drive from San Diego to Los Angeles in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from San Diego in August, expect nights in Los Angeles to be about the same, around 22°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 34°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Santa Monica, Hermosa Beach Pier, Manhattan Beach
Highlights from your plan
Venice Beach and Boardwalk ©
Venice Beach and Boardwalk
Hermosa Beach Pier ©
Hermosa Beach Pier
Santa Monica Beach ©
Santa Monica Beach

4
days
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Visit China Beach and Point Isabel for some beach relaxation. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Alcatraz Island and Filbert Steps. Step out of San Francisco with an excursion to Fitzgerald J V Marine Reserve in Moss Beach--about 40 minutes away. The adventure continues: kick back and relax at Fort Funston National Park, take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, stroll through Rodeo Beach, and take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf.

For maps, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our San Francisco trip itinerary builder app

You can do a combination of train and flight from Los Angeles to San Francisco in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from Los Angeles in August, expect San Francisco to be slightly colder, temps between 26°C and 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Fitzgerald J V Marine Reserve, Rodeo Beach, Point Isabel
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fort Funston National Park ©
Fort Funston National Park
Baker Beach ©
Baker Beach

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