13 days in United States Itinerary

13 days in United States Itinerary

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13 days in United States Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  14​h 30​min
1
San Francisco
— 1 night
Fly:  6​h 30​min
2
New Orleans
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 15​min
3
Orlando, Florida
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 15​min
4
Key West
— 3 nights
Fly + Bus:  6​h
5
New York City
— 5 nights
Fly:  11​h 15​min
End: London

1
night
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 5th (Sun): head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, wander the streets of Fisherman's Wharf, and then make a trip to Golden Gate Bridge.

To find photos, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, go to the San Francisco trip planner .

London, UK to San Francisco is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 8 hours. Traveling from London in April, things will get a bit warmer in San Francisco: highs are around 22°C and lows about 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) so you can travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in San Francisco

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

1
night
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 6th (Mon), contemplate the long history of Laura Plantation: Louisiana's Creole Heritage Site and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Garden District. On the next day, learn about all things military at The National WWII Museum, then wander the streets of Royal Street, then get to know the fascinating history of Jackson Square, and finally admire the striking features of St. Louis Cathedral.

For where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read New Orleans online visit planner .

Fly from San Francisco to New Orleans in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car; or drive. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Central Standard Time, which is usually a 2 hour difference. Traveling from San Francisco in April, plan for somewhat warmer nights in New Orleans, with lows around 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to travel to Orlando.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums

Side Trip

Laura Plantation: Louisiana's Creole Heritage Site
Highlights from your plan
Garden District ©
Garden District
St. Louis Cathedral ©
St. Louis Cathedral

1
night
Orlando, Florida

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.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Wed): discover the magic at Happily Ever After Fireworks, then test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, then admire the masterpieces at Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art, and finally see the interesting displays at Madame Tussauds Orlando.

To find reviews, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Orlando road trip website .

Fly from New Orleans to Orlando in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. 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 April, plan for a bit warmer days in Orlando, with highs around 34°C, while nights are little chillier with lows around 21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) so you can travel to Key West.

Things to do in Orlando

Museums Fun & Games Nightlife

Side Trip

Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art
Highlights from your plan
Happily Ever After Fireworks ©
Happily Ever After Fireworks
Room Escape Games

3
nights
Key West

Key West ©
Located just 140 km (90 mi) from Cuba, Key West is an island only about 6.4 km (4 mi) long and 1.6 km (1 mi) wide.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Dolphin & Whale Watching and Fishing Charters & Tours. Appreciate the collections at Truman Little White House and Key West Lighthouse and Keeper's Quarters Museum. There's lots more to do: contemplate the long history of Fort Zachary Taylor, stroll the grounds of Key West Cemetery, take in the pleasant sights at Key West Garden Club, and identify plant and animal life at Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory.

To see maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Key West planning site .

Traveling by flight from Orlando to Key West takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Key West when traveling from Orlando in April, with lows around 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can travel to New York City.

Things to do in Key West

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
Highlights from your plan
Fort Zachary Taylor ©
Fort Zachary Taylor
Fishing Charters & Tours
Dolphin & Whale Watching

5
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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like The Metropolitan Museum of Art and New York Public Library. Explore hidden gems such as St. Patrick's Cathedral and St. Paul's Chapel. There's lots more to do: appreciate the history behind 9/11 Memorial, take in the views from Brooklyn Bridge, take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, and don't miss a visit to Empire State Building.

To see traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the New York City holiday planner .

Do a combination of flight and bus from Key West to New York City in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Prepare for much colder weather when traveling from Key West in April: high temperatures in New York City hover around 19°C and lows are around 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
Ellis Island ©
Ellis Island

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