11 days in United States Itinerary

11 days in United States Itinerary

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11 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Cairo
Fly:  14​h
1
New York City
— 3 nights
+2
bus + Fly + bus:  12​h 30​min
2
Grand Canyon National Park
— 1 night
bus + Fly:  8​h 30​min
3
San Francisco
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 15​min
4
Seattle
— 2 nights
Fly:  18​h 30​min
End: Cairo

3
nights
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.
Museum-lovers will appreciate The Metropolitan Museum of Art and The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA). Popular historic sites such as 9/11 Memorial and St. Paul's Chapel are in your itinerary. And it doesn't end there: take a stroll through Times Square, enjoy breathtaking views from Empire State Building, get a new perspective on nature at American Museum of Natural History, and take in the pleasant sights at Central Park.

To find reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our New York City online trip maker .

Cairo, Egypt to New York City is an approximately 14-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus. You'll gain 7 hours traveling from Cairo to New York City due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Cairo in June; daily highs in New York City reach 31°C and lows reach 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) early enough to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites
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The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
American Museum of Natural History ©

1
night
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 14th (Fri), stroll through South Kaibab Trail, then see the interesting displays at Kolb Studio, then take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, and finally explore the stunning scenery at Yavapai Point. On the 15th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a trip to Point Sublime and then hike along Rim Trail.

For maps, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Grand Canyon National Park sightseeing tool .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from New York City to Grand Canyon National Park takes 12.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from New York City to Grand Canyon National Park due to the time zone difference. Plan for colder nights when traveling from New York City in June since evenings lows in Grand Canyon National Park dip to 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Trails Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail
South Kaibab Trail ©
South Kaibab Trail

1
night
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
On the 16th (Sun), snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, then contemplate the long history of SS Jeremiah O'Brien, then take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, and finally contemplate the long history of Alcatraz Island. On the 17th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: shop like a local with Union Square, then wander the streets of SoMa, and then wander the streets of Twin Peaks.

To see reviews, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, go to the San Francisco day trip planner .

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Grand Canyon National Park to San Francisco in 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in June, expect nights in San Francisco to be a bit warmer, around 15°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Seattle.

Things to do in San Francisco

Neighborhoods Historic Sites Parks
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Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

2
nights
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.
On the 18th (Tue), examine the collection at The Museum of Flight, then wander the streets of Pioneer Square, and then admire the masterpieces at Chihuly Garden and Glass. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Wed): take in panoramic vistas at Space Needle, then wander the streets of Pike Place Market, and then explore the world behind art at Seattle Art Museum.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Seattle vacation site .

Getting from San Francisco to Seattle by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In June, daytime highs in Seattle are 27°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Seattle

Museums Shopping Neighborhoods
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Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market
The Museum of Flight ©
The Museum of Flight

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