23 days in United States Itinerary

23 days in United States Itinerary

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23 days in United States Itinerary

Melbourne
Fly:  20​h 15​min
San Francisco
— 2 nights
Fly + train:  3​h 30​min
Los Angeles
— 3 nights
train + Fly:  3​h 30​min
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
Fly + tram:  7​h
Miami
— 3 nights
tram + Fly + bus:  5​h 30​min
New York City
— 4 nights
bus + Fly:  4​h 45​min
Chicago
— 3 nights
Fly:  6​h
San Francisco
— 2 nights
Fly:  20​h 15​min
Melbourne

2
days
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Ghirardelli Square, San Francisco City Guides and Cable Cars. On the 1st (Tue), go all around town with San Francisco City Guides, shop like a local with Ghirardelli Square, and then take a memorable ride with Cable Cars. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, then contemplate the long history of Alcatraz Island, and then take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf.

To find photos, reviews, and tourist information, read San Francisco travel itinerary planner.

Melbourne, Australia to San Francisco is an approximately 20.5-hour flight. You'll gain 18 hours traveling from Melbourne to San Francisco due to the time zone difference. In May, San Francisco is somewhat warmer than Melbourne - with highs of 23°C and lows of 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) early enough to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Ghirardelli Square ©
Ghirardelli Square
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge

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.
You've added Guideline Tours of LA, Venice Canals Walkway, Hermosa Beach Pier, and other attractions to your itinerary. The adventure continues: look and learn at Griffith Observatory, admire the striking features of Bradbury Building, and immerse yourself in nature at Santa Monica Beach.

To see maps, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles tour planner.

Getting from San Francisco to Los Angeles by combination of flight and train takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from San Francisco in May; daily highs in Los Angeles reach 28°C and lows reach 17°C. On the 6th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Santa Monica, Hermosa Beach Pier
Highlights from your plan
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood
Griffith Observatory ©
Griffith Observatory
Santa Monica Beach ©
Santa Monica Beach

2
days
Las Vegas

Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Helicopter Tours, Grand Canyon by One Day Tours, Fremont Street Experience, and other attractions you added. On the 6th (Sun), make a trip to Stratosphere Tower. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get to know the fascinating history of Fremont Street Experience, enjoy breathtaking views from Eiffel Tower Experience at Paris Las Vegas, then see the top attractions with Grand Canyon by One Day Tours, and finally take an unforgettable tour with a helicopter tour.

To find ratings, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Las Vegas tour 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. In May, Las Vegas is a bit warmer than Los Angeles - with highs of 36°C and lows of 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) early enough to travel to Miami.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Tours Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Hoover Dam
Highlights from your plan
Helicopter Tours
Fremont Street Experience ©
Fremont Street Experience
The Roller Coaster ©
The Roller Coaster

3
days
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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Miami: Fort Lauderdale Beach (in Fort Lauderdale) and Everglades National Park (Anhinga Trail & Shark Valley). And it doesn't end there: enjoy some diversion at Lock & Load Miami: Machine Gun Experience & Range, see the interesting displays at Vizcaya Museum & Gardens, stroll through South Beach, and buy something for everyone on your list at Bayside Marketplace.

To see maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Miami tour planner.

Do a combination of flight and tram from Las Vegas to Miami in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of shuttle and train. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is 3 hours. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Miami when traveling from Las Vegas in May, with lows around 27°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) early enough to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Miami

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Everglades National Park, Miami Beach, Fort Lauderdale Beach
Highlights from your plan
Anhinga Trail ©
Anhinga Trail
South Beach ©
South 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.
New York City is known for sightseeing, museums, nightlife, shopping, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: tour the pleasant surroundings at Central Park, admire the striking features of Rockefeller Center, don't miss a visit to Grand central terminal, and pause for some photo ops at 9/11 Memorial.

To see reviews, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the New York City vacation 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 drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Miami in May, expect New York City to be a bit cooler, temps between 24°C and 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) so you can travel to Chicago.

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
Statue of Liberty National Monument ©

2
days
Chicago

Chicago
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Thu): enjoy breathtaking views from Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower, get curious at Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago, and then admire the masterpieces at The Art Institute of Chicago. On the 18th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: tour the pleasant surroundings at Millennium Park, then admire nature's wide array of creatures at Lincoln Park Zoo, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Milton Lee Olive Park, and finally admire nature's wide array of creatures at Shedd Aquarium.

For maps, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, read our Chicago vacation planner.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from New York City to Chicago takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Central Standard Time is minus 1 hour. In May, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Chicago

Parks Museums Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
Shedd Aquarium
Shedd Aquarium
Lincoln Park Zoo ©
Lincoln Park Zoo
Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago ©

2
days
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sat): get great views at Twin Peaks, then admire the natural beauty at Japanese Tea Garden, and then take a peaceful walk through Muir Woods National Monument. On your second day here, explore the activities along San Francisco Bay, then get curious at California Academy of Sciences, then take a leisurely stroll along The Embarcadero, and finally see the interesting displays at Cable Car Museum.

To find maps, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our San Francisco trip planner.

You can fly from Chicago to San Francisco in 6 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Chicago to San Francisco. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trip

Muir Woods National Monument
Highlights from your plan
Muir Woods National Monument ©
Muir Woods National Monument
Japanese Tea Garden ©
Japanese Tea Garden
Twin Peaks ©
Twin Peaks

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