56 days in Continental USA Itinerary

56 days in Continental USA Itinerary

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56 days in Continental USA Itinerary

New Delhi
Fly:  17​h 45​min
Chicago
— 5 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
Las Vegas
— 4 nights
Drive + Fly:  4​h 30​min
Grand Canyon National Park
— 6 nights
Drive:  7​h 30​min
Los Angeles
— 6 nights
Fly:  7​h 45​min
Honolulu, Oahu
— 3 nights
Fly:  7​h 45​min
Seattle
— 3 nights
Fly + subway:  4​h
San Francisco
— 6 nights
Fly:  6​h 15​min
New Orleans
— 5 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
Orlando
— 5 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
Washington DC
— 5 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
New York City
— 6 nights
bus + Fly:  18​h 45​min
New Delhi

4
days
Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at The Art Institute of Chicago and The Magnificent Mile. There's much more to do: get curious at Museum of Science and Industry, meet the residents at Lincoln Park Zoo, make a trip to Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower, and admire the striking features of Frank Lloyd Wright Home and Studio.

To see other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Chicago trip itinerary planning app .

New Delhi, India to Chicago is an approximately 18-hour flight. You'll gain 11 hours traveling from New Delhi to Chicago due to the time zone difference. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from New Delhi in March: high temperatures in Chicago hover around 10°C and lows are around 0°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) so you can travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Chicago

#Museums, #Parks, #Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Grosse Point Lighthouse, Frank Lloyd Wright Home and Studio
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The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
The Field Museum ©
The Field Museum
Museum of Science and Industry ©
Museum of Science and Industry

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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at The Mob Museum and The Neon Museum. Step out of Las Vegas to go to Boulder City and see Hoover Dam, which is approximately 42 minutes away. There's lots more to do: admire the local landmark of Bellagio Fountains, browse the different shops at The Grand Canal Shoppes at The Venetian, take in nature's colorful creations at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, and explore the striking landscape at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Las Vegas online trip itinerary planner .

Fly from Chicago to Las Vegas in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Chicago to Las Vegas is minus 2 hours. Traveling from Chicago in April, things will get somewhat warmer in Las Vegas: highs are around 31°C and lows about 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Mon) to allow time for travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

#Parks, #Shopping, #Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Hoover Dam
Highlights from your plan
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum
The Neon Museum ©
The Neon Museum

5
days
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.
On the 12th (Thu), hike the day away at Bright Angel Trail. There's still lots to do: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, take some stellar pictures from Yaki Point, trek along Rim Trail, and see the interesting displays at Kolb Studio.

For other places to visit, photos, maps, and other tourist information, use the Grand Canyon National Park day trip planning app .

You can do a combination of car and flight from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of flight and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park. Traveling from Las Vegas in April, you will find days in Grand Canyon National Park are slightly colder (19°C), and nights are cooler (-3°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) so you can drive to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Trails
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Kolb Studio ©
Kolb Studio
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail

5
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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like The Getty Center and La Brea Tar Pits and Museum. Step out of Los Angeles to go to Anaheim and see Disneyland Park, which is approximately 38 minutes away. There's much more to do: explore the world behind art at Los Angeles County Museum of Art, see the interesting displays at The Gamble House, admire the majestic nature at Topanga State Park, and explore and take pictures at Staples Center.

For other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Los Angeles route builder site .

You can drive from Grand Canyon National Park to Los Angeles in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, taxi, and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in April, you will find days in Los Angeles are somewhat warmer (28°C), and nights are much warmer (15°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) early enough to travel to Honolulu.

Things to do in Los Angeles

#Museums, #Theme Parks, #Historic Sites

Side Trips

The Gamble House, Santa Monica Pier, Disneyland Park
Highlights from your plan
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
La Brea Tar Pits and Museum ©
La Brea Tar Pits and Museum
Los Angeles County Museum of Art ©
Los Angeles County Museum of Art

3
days
Honolulu, Oahu

Honolulu ©
In many ways much more Asian than American, Honolulu is Hawaii's largest city and its center of government, transportation, commerce, and tourism.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like USS Arizona Memorial and Iolani Palace. Change things up with these side-trips from Honolulu: Haleiwa (Sunset Beach Park & Waimea Bay). And it doesn't end there: go for a walk through Diamond Head State Monument, tour the pleasant surroundings at Waikiki Beach, and kick back and relax at Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve.

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You can fly from Los Angeles to Honolulu in 8 hours. Another option is to do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Hawaii Standard Time is minus 2 hours. Traveling from Los Angeles in April, expect Honolulu to be a bit warmer, temps between 33°C and 25°C. On the 24th (Tue), you're off toSeattle.

Things to do in Honolulu

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches

Side Trip

Haleiwa
Highlights from your plan
Diamond Head State Monument ©
Diamond Head State Monument
USS Arizona Memorial ©
USS Arizona Memorial
Iolani Palace ©
Iolani Palace

3
days
Seattle

Seattle ©
Nicknamed the "Emerald City" because of its abundant evergreen trees, Seattle is the cultural and business center of the Pacific Northwest, as well as a popular holiday destination.
Get some cultural insight at Chihuly Garden and Glass and The Museum of Flight. Next up on the itinerary: take a stroll through Pike Place Market, take in panoramic vistas at Space Needle, stroll through Alki Beach, and explore the activities along Hiram M. Chittenden Locks.

For traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read Seattle route planning website .

Fly from Honolulu to Seattle in 8 hours. The time zone changes from Hawaii Standard Time (HST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a 2 hour difference. In April, Seattle is much colder than Honolulu - with highs of 19°C and lows of 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Seattle

#Museums, #Parks, #Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
The Museum of Flight ©
The Museum of Flight
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market

5
days
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Alcatraz Island and Asian Art Museum. There's lots more to do: snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, explore the world behind art at Legion of Honor, stroll through Golden Gate Park, and take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf.

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Traveling by combination of flight and subway from Seattle to San Francisco takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. When traveling from Seattle in April, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in San Francisco: temperatures range from 22°C by day to 12°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) early enough to travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in San Francisco

#Museums, #Parks, #Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

4
days
New Orleans

New Orleans ©
Known for its Creole cuisine, rich musical tradition, and nearby swamps and plantations, New Orleans is one of the nation's oldest cities.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like The National WWII Museum and New Orleans Museum of Art. And it doesn't end there: get to know the fascinating history of French Quarter, make a trip to Jackson Square, examine the collection at Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium, and tour the pleasant surroundings at New Orleans City Park.

To find reviews, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read our New Orleans trip app .

Traveling by flight from San Francisco to New Orleans takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, taxi, and bus; or drive. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from San Francisco to New Orleans due to the time zone difference. Traveling from San Francisco in May, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in New Orleans, with lows of 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) early enough to travel to Orlando.

Things to do in New Orleans

#Museums, #Historic Sites, #Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
The National WWII Museum ©
The National WWII Museum
French Quarter ©
French Quarter
Garden District ©
Garden District

5
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.
Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art and Stetson Mansion are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Pack the 9th (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Walt Disney World Resort. Pack the 11th (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at Universal's Islands of Adventure. There's much more to do: discover the magic at Magic Kingdom Park, laugh and play at Happily Ever After Fireworks, and admire the natural beauty at Harry P. Leu Gardens.

To see maps, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Orlando trip itinerary maker tool .

You can fly from New Orleans to Orlando in 5.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or drive. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. When traveling from New Orleans in May, plan for a bit warmer days in Orlando, with highs around 36°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Orlando

#Theme Parks, #Historic Sites, #Parks

Side Trips

Stetson Mansion, Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art
Highlights from your plan
Walt Disney World Resort ©
Walt Disney World Resort
Stetson Mansion ©
Stetson Mansion

5
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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like National Gallery of Art and National Air and Space Museum. There's much more to do: get engrossed in the history at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, explore the activities along Tidal Basin, examine the collection at Newseum, and get a sense of history and politics at White House.

For maps, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Washington DC trip maker website .

Traveling by flight from Orlando to Washington DC takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Orlando in May, things will get slightly colder in Washington DC: highs are around 29°C and lows about 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) so you can travel to New York City.

Things to do in Washington DC

#Museums, #Parks, #Historic Sites

Side Trip

Tomb of the Unknowns
Highlights from your plan
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum ©

6
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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at The Metropolitan Museum of Art and American Museum of Natural History. There's lots more to do: go for a walk through Central Park, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Patrick's Cathedral, see the interesting displays at New York Public Library, and appreciate the history behind Statue of Liberty National Monument.

To see more things to do, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, go to the New York City attractions app .

You can fly from Washington DC to New York City in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. When traveling from Washington DC in May, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in New York City: temperatures range from 24°C by day to 15°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

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
American Museum of Natural History ©
American Museum of Natural History
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial

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