14 days in United States Itinerary

14 days in United States Itinerary

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14 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Toronto
Fly:  8​h 45​min
1
San Francisco
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h
2
Las Vegas
— 1 night
Fly:  6​h 45​min
3
Washington DC
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
4
Gettysburg
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
5
Lancaster
— 1 night
train:  1​h 15​min
6
Philadelphia
— 1 night
train:  1​h 45​min
7
New York City
— 4 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
8
Abington
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  6​h 30​min
End: Toronto

2
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Here are some ideas for day two: head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, and then snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge.

For where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our San Francisco trip itinerary planning website .

Toronto, Canada to San Francisco is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train, car, and flight; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 3 hours. When traveling from Toronto in August, plan for little chillier days in San Francisco, with highs around 26°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) to allow time 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

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Tue): explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, then try your luck at Paris Las Vegas, then make a trip to Fountains of Bellagio, and finally admire the natural beauty at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens.

To find maps, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Las Vegas tour itinerary builder site .

Traveling by flight from San Francisco to Las Vegas takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from San Francisco in August, expect nights in Las Vegas to be somewhat warmer, around 29°C, while days are much hotter, around 45°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Nature Casinos
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Wed): admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art and then see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 20th (Thu): ponder the world of politics at United States Capitol, learn more about the world around you at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, take an in-depth tour of United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, then pause for some photo ops at Vietnam Veterans Memorial, and finally pause for some photo ops at Lincoln Memorial.

For photos, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Washington DC trip planning site .

Fly from Las Vegas to Washington DC in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, bus, and subway; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is 3 hours. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Las Vegas in August; daily highs in Washington DC reach 36°C and lows reach 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) early enough to drive to Gettysburg.

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

1
night
Gettysburg

Gettysburg ©
Located near the memorial park marking the site of one of the largest Civil War battles, the town of Gettysburg sits in a landscape of rolling green hills with views of the Blue Ridge Mountains in the distance.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Fri): steep yourself in history at Little Round Top, take in the dramatic natural features at Devils Den, then witness the site of a historic battle at Gettysburg National Military Park, then stroll the grounds of Gettysburg National Cemetery, and finally have some family-friendly fun at Victorian Photography Studio.

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Getting from Washington DC to Gettysburg by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and taxi; or do a combination of train, flight, and taxi. Traveling from Washington DC in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Gettysburg, with lows of 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) early enough to go by car to Lancaster.

Things to do in Gettysburg

Historic Sites Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Gettysburg National Military Park ©
Gettysburg National Military Park
Little Round Top ©
Little Round Top
Devils Den ©
Devils Den

1
night
Lancaster

Lancaster ©
The heart of Pennsylvania's famous "Dutch Country," Lancaster is one of the nation's oldest inland cities, founded in 1730.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): relax in the rural setting at Old Windmill Farm, then see the interesting displays at Landis Valley Museum, then contemplate the long history of Ephrata Cloister, and finally relax in the rural setting at Lapp Valley Farm.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read our Lancaster trip planner .

Traveling by car from Gettysburg to Lancaster takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train. In August, daily temperatures in Lancaster can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) so you can catch the train to Philadelphia.

Things to do in Lancaster

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Old Windmill Farm, Lapp Valley Farm, Ephrata Cloister
Highlights from your plan
Landis Valley Museum ©
Landis Valley Museum
Lapp Valley Farm ©
Lapp Valley Farm
Old Windmill Farm ©
Old Windmill Farm

1
night
Philadelphia

Philadelphia ©
Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
On the 23rd (Sun), admire the natural beauty at Chanticleer, stroll around Wissahickon Valley Park, then appreciate the history behind Liberty Bell Center, and finally get a sense of history and politics at Independence Hall.

To find reviews, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read our Philadelphia day trip planner.

Getting from Lancaster to Philadelphia by train takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Lancaster in August, Philadelphia is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) early enough to take a train to New York City.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Chanticleer
Highlights from your plan
Chanticleer ©
Chanticleer
Wissahickon Valley Park ©
Wissahickon Valley Park
Independence Hall ©
Independence Hall

4
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.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, shopping, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Central Park, admire the striking features of Rockefeller Center, take some stellar pictures from Top of the Rock, and explore the galleries of The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

To see where to stay, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read our New York City trip planner .

Traveling by train from Philadelphia to New York City takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In August in New York City, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 25°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) early enough to travel to Abington.

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

1
night
Abington

Abington ©
Abington is a town in Plymouth County, Massachusetts, United States, 20mi southeast of Boston. On the 28th (Fri), take a peaceful walk through Ames Nowell State Park.

To see other places to visit and other tourist information, use the Abington online holiday maker .

Getting from New York City to Abington by car takes about 4.5 hours. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from New York City in August since evenings lows in Abington dip to 20°C. On the 28th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Abington

Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Ames Nowell State Park ©
Ames Nowell State Park

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