13 days in United States Itinerary

13 days in United States Itinerary

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13 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Kuwait City
Fly:  19​h 30​min
1
San Francisco
— 2 nights
Fly + bus:  8​h 30​min
2
Grand Canyon National Park
— 3 nights
bus + Fly:  13​h 15​min
3
Key West
— 1 day
Fly + bus:  6​h
4
New York City
— 3 nights
Fly:  15​h 15​min
End: Kuwait City

2
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
On the 25th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, steep yourself in history at Alcatraz Island, and then take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge.

To see where to stay, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the San Francisco trip planner .

Kuwait City, Kuwait to San Francisco is an approximately 19.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight and subway. The time zone difference when traveling from Kuwait City to San Francisco is minus 11 hours. Traveling from Kuwait City in December, you will find days in San Francisco are a bit cooler (17°C), and nights are about the same (8°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

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

3
nights
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.
Escape the urban bustle at Grand Canyon National Park and Bright Angel Trail. There's much more to do: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, look for gifts at Canyon Village Marketplace, take a memorable drive along Point Imperial Drive, and get great views at Lipan Point.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Grand Canyon National Park trip itinerary maker site .

You can do a combination of subway, flight, and bus from San Francisco to Grand Canyon National Park in 8.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Traveling from San Francisco to Grand Canyon National Park, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. When traveling from San Francisco in December, plan for slightly colder days and cooler nights in Grand Canyon National Park: temperatures range from 8°C by day to -11°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) so you can travel to Key West.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Outdoors Parks Trails
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Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail
Lipan Point ©
Lipan Point

1
day
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.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Mon): explore the galleries of Truman Little White House, then see the interesting displays at The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum, then look for all kinds of wild species at Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory, and finally get a taste of the local shopping with Alan S. Maltz Gallery.

To find other places to visit, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read our Key West day trip planning website .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Grand Canyon National Park to Key West takes 13.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or do a combination of bus, shuttle, and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Key West. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in December, expect Key West to be much warmer, temps between 30°C and 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Key West

Museums Wildlife Parks
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Alan S. Maltz Gallery ©
Alan S. Maltz Gallery
The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum ©

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.
9/11 Memorial and St. Patrick's Cathedral will appeal to history buffs. Museum-lovers will get to explore The Metropolitan Museum of Art and New York Public Library. Next up on the itinerary: wander the streets of Fifth Avenue, steep yourself in history at Ellis Island, don't miss a visit to Times Square, and get a new perspective on nature at American Museum of Natural History.

To find traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the New York City trip itinerary planning site .

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Key West to New York City in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Expect cooler temperatures when traveling from Key West in January; daily highs in New York City reach 5°C and lows reach -5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

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 ©

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