27 days in United States Itinerary

27 days in United States Itinerary

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27 days in United States Itinerary

Start: New York City
1
New York City
— 4 nights
Fly + bus:  3​h 15​min
2
Boston
— 3 nights
+2
bus + Fly + bus:  4​h 30​min
3
Niagara Falls
— 1 night
bus + Fly:  4​h 30​min
4
Washington DC
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h
5
Richmond
— 1 night
Fly:  6​h 45​min
6
Nashville
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
7
Baton Rouge
— 1 night
+3
Fly + foot + bus + train:  3​h 30​min
8
Fort Worth
— 1 night
+3
train + bus + foot + Fly:  4​h 30​min
9
Albuquerque
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h 15​min
10
Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
Fly + Drive:  4​h 30​min
11
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
12
Los Angeles
— 4 nights
End: Los Angeles

4
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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.
Get a sense of the local culture at The Metropolitan Museum of Art and Times Square. Escape the urban bustle at Gateway National Recreation and Fire Island National Seashore. And it doesn't end there: appreciate the history behind 9/11 Memorial, settle in for a delightful tour with a horse-drawn carriage tour, see the interesting displays at New York Public Library, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Paul's Chapel.

For other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the New York City vacation maker app .

If you are flying in from Australia, the closest major airports are La Guardia Airport, Newark Liberty International Airport and John F Kennedy International Airport. Expect a daytime high around 16°C in November, and nighttime lows around 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Boston.

Things to do in New York City

#Parks, #Nature, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Fire Island National Seashore, Gateway National Recreation
Highlights from your plan
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
Fifth Avenue ©
Fifth Avenue

3
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): admire the natural beauty at Boston Public Garden, wander the streets of North End, and then get to know the fascinating history of Freedom Trail. Keep things going the next day: make a trip to Louisburg Square, then make a trip to Newbury Street, and then admire the majestic nature at Walden Pond State Reservation.

To find reviews, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Boston travel route builder site .

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from New York City to Boston takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from New York City in December since evenings lows in Boston dip to 0°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) early enough to travel to Niagara Falls.

Things to do in Boston

#Historic Sites, #Parks, #Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Walden Pond State Reservation
Highlights from your plan
Freedom Trail ©
Freedom Trail
Walden Pond State Reservation ©
Walden Pond State Reservation
North End ©
North End

1
night
Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls ©
The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Wed): admire the striking features of Frank Lloyd Wright's Martin House Complex and then try your luck at Seneca Niagara Resort & Casino. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Thu): take in the dramatic scenery at Niagara Falls.

For maps, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Niagara Falls trip planner .

Do a combination of bus and flight from Boston to Niagara Falls in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, flight, and train; or drive. In December, Niagara Falls is little chillier than Boston - with highs of 2°C and lows of -5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

#Fun & Games, #Casinos, #Nature

Side Trip

Frank Lloyd Wright's Darwin D. Martin House Complex
Highlights from your plan
Seneca Niagara Casino ©
Seneca Niagara Casino
Niagara Falls ©
Niagara Falls

4
nights
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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Washington National Cathedral and National Air and Space Museum. Get in touch with nature at Eastern Neck National Wildlife Refuge and Tidal Basin. And it doesn't end there: appreciate the history behind Washington Monument, wander the streets of Capitol Hill, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at National Zoological Park.

To find where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Washington DC travel route planning website .

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Niagara Falls to Washington DC in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In December, Washington DC is a bit warmer than Niagara Falls - with highs of 13°C and lows of 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Richmond.

Things to do in Washington DC

#Parks, #Historic Sites, #Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Eastern Neck National Wildlife Refuge
Highlights from your plan
National Zoological Park ©
National Zoological Park
Washington National Cathedral ©
Washington National Cathedral
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum

1
night
Richmond

Richmond ©
The capital city of Virginia, Richmond has diverse architecture, a large collection of monuments, and world-class museums that reveal the city's important role in American history.
On the 10th (Mon), stroll the grounds of Hollywood Cemetery, then explore the world behind art at Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, then experience rural life at Maymont, and finally steep yourself in history at St. John's Episcopal Church. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 11th (Tue): admire the striking features of Virginia Capitol Building and then wander the streets of Carytown.

To find more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Richmond journey app .

Drive from Washington DC to Richmond in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In December, plan for daily highs up to 15°C, and evening lows to 3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) early enough to travel to Nashville.

Things to do in Richmond

#Historic Sites, #Neighborhoods, #Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Hollywood Cemetery ©
Hollywood Cemetery
Virginia Museum of Fine Arts ©
Virginia Museum of Fine Arts
Virginia Capitol Building ©
Virginia Capitol Building

2
nights
Nashville

Nashville ©
Known as the capital of country music, the thriving city of Nashville combines old-world southern charm with a progressive urban flair.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Wed): wander the streets of Downtown Nashville and then stroll through Centennial Park. Here are some ideas for day two: take an in-depth tour of The Johnny Cash Museum & Cafe and then browse the exhibits of Lotz House Museum.

For traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Nashville driving holiday planner .

Getting from Richmond to Nashville by combination of train and flight takes about 7 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Richmond to Nashville. In December, plan for daily highs up to 15°C, and evening lows to 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Baton Rouge.

Things to do in Nashville

#Neighborhoods, #Museums, #Parks

Side Trip

Lotz House Museum
Highlights from your plan
Lotz House Museum ©
Lotz House Museum
Downtown Nashville ©
Downtown Nashville
Centennial Park ©
Centennial Park

1
night
Baton Rouge

Baton Rouge ©
Baton Rouge is the capital of the U.S. Start off your visit on the 14th (Fri): meet the residents at Mike the Tiger Habitat and then admire all the interesting features of LSU Tiger Stadium.

For other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read Baton Rouge trip planner .

Traveling by flight from Nashville to Baton Rouge takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. While traveling from Nashville, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Baton Rouge, ranging from highs of 20°C to lows of 6°C. On the 14th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Fort Worth.

Things to do in Baton Rouge

#Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
Mike the Tiger Habitat ©
Mike the Tiger Habitat
LSU Tiger Stadium ©
LSU Tiger Stadium

1
night
Fort Worth

Fort Worth
Advertising itself as the place where the American West begins, Fort Worth stubbornly clings to its cowboy roots, making it a distinctly different town from most other urban centers of its size.
To find other places to visit, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Fort Worth day trip planner.

Do a combination of flight, bus, and train from Baton Rouge to Fort Worth in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, flight, and train; or drive. In December, Fort Worth is little chillier than Baton Rouge - with highs of 16°C and lows of 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Sat) to allow time for travel to Albuquerque.

Things to do in Fort Worth

#Neighborhoods, #Historic Sites, #Shopping

1
night
Albuquerque

Albuquerque ©
Albuquerque remains one of the state's secret jewels, as its tourist attractions are often overshadowed by the more popular holiday destination of Santa Fe.
To see ratings, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read Albuquerque trip itinerary site .

You can do a combination of train, bus, and flight from Fort Worth to Albuquerque in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train, bus, flight, and shuttle; or drive. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Fort Worth to Albuquerque due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Fort Worth in December, expect Albuquerque to be little chillier, temps between 10°C and -3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) so you can drive to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Albuquerque

#Wineries
Highlights from your plan
Casa Rondena Winery ©
Casa Rondena Winery

2
nights
Grand Canyon National Park

Grand Canyon National Park ©
The size, shape, and color of Grand Canyon National Park combine to leave an impression on visitors as deep as the canyon itself.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Sun): take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim and then shop like a local with Lookout Studio. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Mon): trek along Bright Angel Trail.

Plan my trip to Grand Canyon National Park with suggested itineraries provided by Inspirock.

Traveling by car from Albuquerque to Grand Canyon National Park takes 6.5 hours. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Albuquerque in December; daily highs in Grand Canyon National Park reach 7°C and lows reach -11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) so you can travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Trails
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail
South Kaibab Trail ©
South Kaibab Trail

2
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Wed): get a taste of the local shopping with The Strip, then take in panoramic vistas at Eiffel Tower Experience at Paris Las Vegas, and then ponder the design of Bellagio Fountains. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 20th (Thu): look for all kinds of wild species at Lake Mead National Recreation Area, then enjoy breathtaking views from High Roller, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens.

To find ratings, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Las Vegas tour itinerary planner.

Getting from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas by combination of flight and car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 1 hour. While traveling from Grand Canyon National Park, expect a bit warmer days and much warmer nights in Las Vegas, ranging from highs of 15°C to lows of 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Las Vegas

#Neighborhoods, #Historic Sites, #Shopping

Side Trip

Lake Mead National Recreation Area
Highlights from your plan
Bellagio Fountains ©
Bellagio Fountains
The Strip ©
The Strip
Lake Mead National Recreation Area ©
Lake Mead National Recreation Area

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nights
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 Kenneth Hahn State Recreation Area and El Pueblo de Los Angeles. Popular historic sites such as Santa Monica Pier and La Brea Tar Pits & Museum are in your itinerary. Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at Getty Center The Publications, stroll the grounds of Hollywood Forever Cemetery, see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Venice Canals Walkway.

For traveler tips, photos, maps, and tourist information, read our Los Angeles online journey planner .

You can fly from Las Vegas to Los Angeles in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and bus. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Las Vegas in December: high temperatures in Los Angeles hover around 23°C and lows are around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

#Parks, #Museums, #Beaches

Side Trip

Santa Monica
Highlights from your plan
Venice Beach and Boardwalk ©
Venice Beach and Boardwalk
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier

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