10 days in Continental USA Itinerary

10 days in Continental USA Itinerary

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New York City
— 3 nights
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Washington DC
— 2 nights
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San Francisco
— 2 nights
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Las Vegas
— 2 nights

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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.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: go for a walk through Central Park, pause for some photo ops at 9/11 Memorial, don't miss a visit to Rockefeller Center, and pause for some serene contemplation at St. Patrick's Cathedral.

For traveler tips, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read our New York City attractions website.

Durham to New York City is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in New York City can reach 70°F, while at night they dip to 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) early enough to take a train to Washington DC.

Things to do in New York City

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

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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.
On the 23rd (Fri), pause for some photo ops at Vietnam Veterans Memorial, explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Art, then see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, and finally pause for some photo ops at National World War II Memorial. On the 24th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: ponder the world of politics at United States Capitol, get lost in a book at Library of Congress, then get engrossed in the history at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, then appreciate the history behind Washington Monument, and finally ponder the world of politics at White House.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Washington DC trip planner.

You can take a train from New York City to Washington DC in 3.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. In October, daytime highs in Washington DC are 71°F, while nighttime lows are 54°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums
Highlights from your plan
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art
Vietnam Veterans Memorial ©
Vietnam Veterans Memorial

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Sun): step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island, take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, and then snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the natural beauty at Japanese Tea Garden, walk around Golden Gate Park, and then make a trip to Ferry Building Marketplace.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read our San Francisco vacation maker.

You can fly from Washington DC to San Francisco in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and subway. You'll gain 3 hours traveling from Washington DC to San Francisco due to the time zone difference. In October in San Francisco, expect temperatures between 73°F during the day and 56°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) early enough to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in San Francisco

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

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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.
On the 27th (Tue), take in breathtaking views at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, then admire the natural beauty at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, then ponder the design of Fountains of Bellagio, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Eiffel Tower Viewing Deck.

To see other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Las Vegas trip itinerary planning site.

Traveling by flight from San Francisco to Las Vegas takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. While traveling from San Francisco, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Las Vegas, ranging from highs of 82°F to lows of 60°F. On the 28th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks · Nature · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area ©
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum

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