10 days in United States Itinerary

10 days in United States Itinerary

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10 days in United States Itinerary

Start: San Francisco
Drive:  1​h 30​min
1
Healdsburg
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
San Francisco
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h
3
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h
4
New Orleans
— 1 day
Fly:  4​h
5
Nashville
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
6
Memphis
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h 45​min
7
New York City
— 1 night
bus + Fly:  8​h 45​min
End: San Francisco

1
day
Healdsburg

The quaint city of Healdsburg is one of northern California's wine capitals, serving as the meeting point for three of Sonoma's most important wine-producing regions.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Fri): learn about winemaking at Jordan Vineyard & Winery and then indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area.

To see photos, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Healdsburg day trip planner.

San Francisco to Healdsburg is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also take a bus. When traveling from San Francisco in October, plan for somewhat warmer days and a bit cooler nights in Healdsburg: temperatures range from 79°F by day to 46°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can go by car to San Francisco.

Things to do in Healdsburg

Tours Wineries
Highlights from your plan
Wine Tours & Tastings
Jordan Vineyard & Winery ©
Jordan Vineyard & Winery

2
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
On the 20th (Sat), take a stroll through North Beach, then take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, and then head off the coast to Alcatraz Island. On your second day here, take a stroll through Twin Peaks, then take a stroll through SoMa, and then get a taste of the local shopping with Union Square.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our San Francisco route planner.

You can drive from Healdsburg to San Francisco in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. When traveling from Healdsburg in October, plan for little chillier days and somewhat warmer nights in San Francisco: temperatures range from 73°F by day to 56°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) to allow time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in San Francisco

Neighborhoods Nature Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf
SoMa ©
SoMa

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.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): examine the collection at The Neon Museum and then get a taste of the local shopping with The Strip. On the next day, see the interesting displays at The Mob Museum, then enjoy some diversion at Wee Kirk O' the Heather Wedding Chapel, then enjoy breathtaking views from Eiffel Tower Experience at Paris Las Vegas, and finally ponder the design of Bellagio Fountains.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Las Vegas online tour planner .

You can fly from San Francisco to Las Vegas in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of subway and flight; or drive. When traveling from San Francisco in October, plan for a bit warmer days in Las Vegas, with highs around 82°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 60°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) so you can travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Shopping Neighborhoods Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
The Strip ©
The Strip
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum

1
day
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.
On the 24th (Wed), wander the streets of Garden District, then examine the collection at Backstreet Cultural Museum, and then wander the streets of French Quarter.

For more things to do, photos, maps, and tourist information, refer to the New Orleans road trip site .

Fly from Las Vegas to New Orleans in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Las Vegas to New Orleans is 2 hours. When traveling from Las Vegas in October, plan for little chillier days and a bit warmer nights in New Orleans: temperatures range from 66°F by day to 66°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Nashville.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums
Highlights from your plan
French Quarter ©
French Quarter
Garden District ©
Garden District
Backstreet Cultural Museum ©
Backstreet Cultural Museum

1
night
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 25th (Thu): wander the streets of Downtown Franklin and then take an in-depth tour of Lotz House Museum.

To see maps, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Nashville journey planning website .

You can fly from New Orleans to Nashville in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from New Orleans in October, you will find days in Nashville are a bit warmer (75°F), and nights are a bit cooler (52°F). Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Thu) to allow time for the car ride to Memphis.

Things to do in Nashville

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums

Side Trip

Franklin
Highlights from your plan
Lotz House Museum ©
Lotz House Museum
Downtown Franklin ©
Downtown Franklin

1
night
Memphis

Memphis ©
The largest city on the Mississippi River, Memphis bills itself as both the "Birthplace of Rock" and "Home of the Blues." With such a rich musical heritage, it shouldn't come as a surprise that Elvis Presley chose to live in Memphis during his later years.
On the 26th (Fri), admire the masterpieces at Belz Museum of Asian & Judaic Art.

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You can drive from Nashville to Memphis in 3.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Memphis can reach 77°F, while at night they dip to 56°F. On the 26th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to New York City.

Things to do in Memphis

Museums
Highlights from your plan
Belz Museum of Asian & Judaic Art ©
Belz Museum of Asian & Judaic Art

1
night
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.
On the 27th (Sat), explore the world behind art at The Metropolitan Museum of Art and then learn more about the world around you at American Museum of Natural History. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 28th (Sun): take a stroll through Fifth Avenue, then go for a walk through Times Square, and then pause for some photo ops at 9/11 Memorial.

For ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the New York City trip itinerary planner .

Getting from Memphis to New York City by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Memphis to New York City due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Memphis in October, expect nights in New York City to be about the same, around 57°F, while days are a bit cooler, around 70°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Neighborhoods Shopping
Highlights from your plan
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
American Museum of Natural History ©

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