48 days in United States Itinerary

48 days in United States Itinerary

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48 days in United States Itinerary

Doncaster
Fly:  11​h 45​min
Philadelphia
— 4 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
New York City
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
Washington DC
— 3 nights
Fly + bus:  4​h 15​min
Niagara Falls
— 2 nights
bus + Fly:  4​h 30​min
Chicago
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h
Orlando
— 2 nights
bus:  6​h 15​min
Everglades National Park
— 2 nights
bus:  1​h 30​min
Miami
— 1 night
tram + Fly:  5​h 15​min
Pensacola
— 10 nights
taxi + Fly:  4​h 45​min
Austin
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 45​min
San Diego
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
Yosemite National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  6​h 45​min
Los Angeles
— 4 nights
Fly:  15​h 15​min
Doncaster

3
days
Philadelphia

Philadelphia ©
Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
Take a break from Philadelphia with a short trip to Longwood Gardens in Kennett Square, about 52 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: explore the world behind art at Philadelphia Museum of Art, admire the striking features of Independence Hall, explore and take pictures at Fairmount Water Works, and take an in-depth tour of Eastern State Penitentiary.

To see other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Philadelphia visit planner

Doncaster, UK to Philadelphia is an approximately 12-hour flight. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a -5 hour difference. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Doncaster in May: high temperatures in Philadelphia hover around 28°C and lows are around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) to allow enough time to take a train to New York City.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Museums Nightlife Parks

Side Trips

Harrah's Philadelphia, Longwood Gardens
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Philadelphia Museum of Art ©
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Longwood Gardens
Longwood Gardens
Independence Hall ©
Independence Hall

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 museums, nightlife, shopping, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, wander the streets of Times Square, enjoy breathtaking views from Top of the Rock Observation Deck, and make a trip to Grand central terminal.

To find reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our New York City trip planner

Take a train from Philadelphia to New York City in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Philadelphia in May: highs in New York City hover around 24°C, while lows dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) early enough 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.
Washington DC is known for museums, historic sites, nightlife, zoos & aquariums, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Art, pause for some photo ops at Washington Monument, see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, and learn more about the world around you at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History.

For ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Washington DC road trip planner

You can fly from New York City to Washington DC in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. When traveling from New York City in May, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Washington DC: temperatures range from 29°C by day to 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Thu) so you can travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art
Tidal Basin ©
Tidal Basin

2
days
Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls ©
The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S.
On the 31st (Thu), explore the fascinating underground world of Cave of the Winds and then admire the sheer force of Niagara Falls. On the next day, meet the residents at Aquarium of Niagara and then try to win big at Seneca Niagara Resort & Casino.

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You can do a combination of flight and bus from Washington DC to Niagara Falls in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Washington DC in May; daily highs in Niagara Falls reach 23°C and lows reach 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat) to allow time to travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Parks Nature Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
Niagara Falls ©
Niagara Falls
Cave of the Winds ©
Cave of the Winds
Seneca Niagara Resort & Casino ©
Seneca Niagara Resort & Casino

3
days
Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Chicago is known for museums, historic sites, nightlife, zoos & aquariums, and childrens museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the world behind art at The Art Institute of Chicago, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Shedd Aquarium, get to know the fascinating history of Millennium Park, and pause for some photo ops at Cloud Gate.

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Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Niagara Falls to Chicago takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central Standard Time (CST) is minus 1 hour. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Niagara Falls in June, with highs in Chicago at 32°C and lows at 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Orlando.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
Wrigley Field ©
Wrigley Field

2
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.
On the 5th (Tue), get in on the family fun at Walt Disney World Resort. On the 6th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get in on the family fun at Universal's Islands of Adventure.

For where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Orlando trip itinerary planning tool

You can fly from Chicago to Orlando in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Chicago to Orlando, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Chicago in June, with highs in Orlando at 38°C and lows at 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) so you can catcht the bus to Everglades National Park.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks
Highlights from your plan
Walt Disney World Resort ©
Walt Disney World Resort
Universal's Islands of Adventure ©
Universal's Islands of Adventure

2
days
Everglades National Park

Everglades National Park
A vast expanse of pristine wetlands, Everglades National Park holds the distinction of being the largest tropical wilderness in the U.S.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Thu): tour the pleasant surroundings at Shark Valley. Keep things going the next day: explore the striking landscape of Everglades National Park.

To see ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Everglades National Park tour builder

Getting from Orlando to Everglades National Park by bus takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Orlando in June since evenings lows in Everglades National Park dip to 30°C. On the 9th (Sat), you'll travel to Miami.

Things to do in Everglades National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Everglades National Park
Highlights from your plan
Everglades National Park
Everglades National Park

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sat): enjoy the sand and surf at South Beach and then browse the different shops at Lincoln Road. Here are some ideas for day two: examine the collection at Vizcaya Museum & Gardens, wander the streets of Art Deco Historic District, then take a stroll through Ocean Drive, and finally buy something for everyone on your list at Bayside Marketplace.

For photos, maps, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Miami tour itinerary planning site

Take a bus from Everglades National Park to Miami in 1.5 hours. June in Miami sees daily highs of 37°C and lows of 29°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sun) early enough to travel to Pensacola.

Things to do in Miami

Neighborhoods Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trip

Miami Beach
Highlights from your plan
Lincoln Road ©
Lincoln Road
Art Deco Historic District ©
Art Deco Historic District
Vizcaya Museum & Gardens
Vizcaya Museum & Gardens

10
days
Pensacola

Surrounded on three sides by water, Pensacola offers access to white-sand beaches and emerald-green ocean unspoiled by large resorts.
Get out of town with these interesting Pensacola side-trips: Okaloosa Island (in Fort Walton Beach), Battleship USS ALABAMA (in Mobile) and Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo (in Gulf Shores). And it doesn't end there: learn about all things military at National Naval Aviation Museum, contemplate the long history of Fort Pickens, tour the pleasant surroundings at Pensacola Beach, and enjoy the sand and surf at Navarre Beach.

To find other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Pensacola trip planner

Do a combination of tram and flight from Miami to Pensacola in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of tram, flight, and taxi; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central Standard Time (CST) is minus 1 hour. Expect a daytime high around 37°C in June, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) so you can travel to Austin.

Things to do in Pensacola

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Destin, Pensacola Beach, Orange Beach, Navarre, Alabama Gulf Coast Zoo
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
National Naval Aviation Museum
National Naval Aviation Museum
Navarre Beach ©
Navarre Beach

1
day
Austin

Austin
Despite its laid-back college vibe, Austin is an influential center for politics, technology, film, and music.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Thu): take an in-depth tour of Bullock Texas State History Museum, tour the pleasant surroundings at Lady Bird Lake Hike-and-Bike Trail, and then snap pictures at Congress Avenue Bridge / Austin Bats.

To find maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Austin visit planner

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Pensacola to Austin in 5 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. Traveling from Pensacola in June, expect nights in Austin to be about the same, around 26°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 41°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) early enough to travel to San Diego.

Things to do in Austin

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Bullock Texas State History Museum
Bullock Texas State History Museum

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.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): stroll through Sunset Cliffs and then admire nature's wide array of creatures at San Diego Zoo. On your second day here, see the interesting displays at USS Midway Museum and then enjoy the sand and surf at La Jolla Cove.

To find reviews, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, use the San Diego tour itinerary planner

Getting from Austin to San Diego by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 2 hours. Traveling from Austin in June, expect nights in San Diego to be little chillier, around 20°C, while days are much colder, around 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Outdoors Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
San Diego Zoo
San Diego Zoo
USS Midway Museum ©
USS Midway Museum
La Jolla Cove ©
La Jolla Cove

3
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.
Step out of Las Vegas to go to Boulder City and see Hoover Dam, which is approximately 42 minutes away. The adventure continues: ponder the design of Bellagio Fountains, enjoy breathtaking views from High Roller, explore the world behind art at Bellagio Gallery of Fine Art, and try your luck at Bellagio Hotel and Casino.

For where to stay, reviews, maps, and tourist information, go to the Las Vegas sightseeing planner

Traveling by flight from San Diego to Las Vegas takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from San Diego in June, you will find days in Las Vegas are much warmer (45°C), and nights are somewhat warmer (28°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Hoover Dam
Highlights from your plan
Bellagio Fountains ©
Bellagio Fountains
Hoover Dam ©
Hoover Dam

3
days
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
San Francisco is known for nature, museums, parks, nightlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island, explore the engaging exhibits at Exploratorium, get to know the fascinating history of Filbert Steps, and wander the streets of SoMa.

For reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the San Francisco online holiday planner

You can fly from Las Vegas to San Francisco in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. In June, San Francisco is cooler than Las Vegas - with highs of 25°C and lows of 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Neighborhoods Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Fisherman's Wharf
Fisherman's Wharf

2
days
Yosemite National Park

Yosemite National Park ©
Massive granite mountains, towering waterfalls, groves of Giant Sequoia trees, and wilderness as far as the eye can see distinguish the landscape of Yosemite National Park.
On the 30th (Sat), explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Bridalveil Fall. On the 1st (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a trip to Olmsted Point, explore the striking landscape at El Capitan, and then don't miss a visit to Tuolumne Grove of Giant Sequoias.

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Getting from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of subway, flight, bus, and taxi. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from San Francisco in June: highs in Yosemite National Park hover around 30°C, while lows dip to 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) so you can go by car to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
El Capitan ©
El Capitan
Bridalveil Fall ©
Bridalveil Fall

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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Anaheim (Disneyland Park & Disney California Adventure Park). Pack the 4th (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. There's lots more to do: see the interesting displays at Getty Center The Publications, don't miss a visit to Hollywood Walk of Fame, see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory, and take a leisurely stroll along Santa Monica Pier.

For maps, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, use the Los Angeles road trip planning website

Traveling by car from Yosemite National Park to Los Angeles takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, bus, and flight; or do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in July, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 20°C in Los Angeles. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Anaheim, Santa Monica Pier
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Getty Center The Publications ©
Getty Center The Publications
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood

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