24 days in United States Itinerary

24 days in United States Itinerary

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24 days in United States Itinerary

Melbourne
Fly:  18​h 15​min
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
train + Fly:  3​h 30​min
Las Vegas
— 5 nights
Fly:  7​h 15​min
Orlando
— 4 nights
Fly + bus:  5​h 45​min
New York City
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
Washington DC
— 3 nights
Fly:  7​h
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Fly:  20​h 15​min
Melbourne

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'll discover tucked-away gems like Disneyland Park and Santa Monica Pier. There's still lots to do: see the interesting displays at Getty Center The Publications, Head underground at Bronson Caves, admire the landmark architecture of Walt Disney Concert Hall, and admire all the interesting features of STAPLES Center.

For photos, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles trip builder

Melbourne, Australia to Los Angeles is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight, bus, and train. The time zone difference moving from Australian Eastern Standard Time (Victoria) to Pacific Standard Time is minus 18 hours. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Melbourne in December: highs in Los Angeles hover around 23°C, while lows dip to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Tue) to allow time for travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Nature Parks

Side Trips

Santa Monica Pier, Disneyland Park
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Getty Center The Publications ©
Getty Center The Publications
Topanga State Park ©
Topanga State Park

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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Valley of Fire State Park and Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens. Get out of town with these interesting Las Vegas side-trips: Boulder City (Hoover Dam & Helicopter Tours). And it doesn't end there: stroll through Hoover Dam Bypass, ponder the design of Bellagio Fountains, take an in-depth tour of Titanic, and have fun at Battlefield Vegas.

To find more things to do, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Las Vegas holiday maker

You can do a combination of train and flight from Los Angeles to Las Vegas in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train, bus, and flight. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Los Angeles in January; daily highs in Las Vegas reach 17°C and lows reach 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Orlando.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Tours Nature

Side Trips

Boulder City, Valley of Fire State Park
Highlights from your plan
Valley of Fire State Park
Valley of Fire State Park
Hoover Dam ©
Hoover Dam
Hoover Dam Bypass ©
Hoover Dam Bypass

3
days
Orlando

Orlando ©
For most people, any mention of Orlando immediately conjures up images of sprawling theme parks filled with characters plucked right out of popular animated movies.
Step off the beaten path and head to Stetson Mansion and Orlando International Premium Outlets. Go for a jaunt from Orlando to Oakland to see Oakland Nature Preserve about 34 minutes away. There's still lots to do: test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, revel in the low prices at Orlando Vineland Premium Outlets, make an unforgettable trip to World of Disney, and stop by Disney Springs.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Orlando trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Traveling by flight from Las Vegas to Orlando takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. You'll lose 3 hours traveling from Las Vegas to Orlando due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Las Vegas in January; daily highs in Orlando reach 25°C and lows reach 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) so you can travel to New York City.

Things to do in Orlando

Shopping Theme Parks Parks

Side Trips

Stetson Mansion, Oakland Nature Preserve
Highlights from your plan
Disney Springs ©
Disney Springs
Stetson Mansion ©
Stetson Mansion
Room Escape Games

3
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 museums, nightlife, shopping, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, take some stellar pictures from Top of the Rock Observation Deck, don't miss a visit to Grand central terminal, and admire the striking features of Rockefeller Center.

For other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our New York City trip itinerary builder website

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Orlando to New York City takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Prepare for much colder weather when traveling from Orlando in January: high temperatures in New York City hover around 5°C and lows are around -5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Brooklyn Bridge
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building

3
days
Washington DC

Washington DC ©
The capital of the United States, the District of Columbia contains the lion's share of the country's most treasured monuments, memorials, and public museums.
Explore hidden gems such as Korean War Veterans Memorial and Vietnam Veterans Memorial. There's lots more to do: appreciate the history behind National World War II Memorial, learn more about the world around you at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, contemplate the long history of Arlington National Cemetery, and explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Art.

To see where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Washington DC online trip itinerary planner

You can fly from New York City to Washington DC in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. Traveling from New York City in January, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Washington DC, with lows of -1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Arlington National Cemetery
Highlights from your plan
Korean War Veterans Memorial ©
Korean War Veterans Memorial
National World War II Memorial ©
National World War II Memorial

4
days
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Explore hidden gems such as Lombard Street and Fisherman's Wharf. Go for a jaunt from San Francisco to Mill Valley to see Muir Woods National Monument about 38 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, tour the pleasant surroundings at Golden Gate Park, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, and explore the activities along San Francisco Bay.

To find reviews, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our San Francisco trip site

Getting from Washington DC to San Francisco by flight takes about 7 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from Washington DC to San Francisco, you'll gain 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Washington DC in January: high temperatures in San Francisco hover around 17°C and lows are around 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trip

Muir Woods National Monument
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Lombard Street ©
Lombard Street

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