16 days in United States Itinerary

16 days in United States Itinerary

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Los Angeles
— 1 night
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San Diego
— 3 nights
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San Francisco
— 3 nights
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Washington DC
— 3 nights
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Philadelphia
— 1 night
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New York City
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Los Angeles

City of Angels

Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Huntington Beach Surfing Lessons has been added to your itinerary. On the 25th (Sat), kick back and relax at Santa Monica Bay and then immerse yourself in nature at Santa Monica State Beach. On the 26th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at The Hollywood Museum, then get a new perspective on things with Huntington Beach Surfing Lessons, and then don't miss a visit to Santa Monica Pier.

For other places to visit, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read Los Angeles online trip itinerary planner.

Hanoi, Vietnam to Los Angeles is an approximately 23-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 15 hours traveling from Hanoi to Los Angeles. In July, plan for daily highs up to 33°C, and evening lows to 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to San Diego.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Outdoors · Parks · Nature · Beaches

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
Santa Monica Pier ©
Pier / Boardwalk
Santa Monica Pier
4.1

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San Diego

America's Finest City

Divided into neighborhoods with distinct characters and cultural heritages, San Diego sits just north of the Mexican border and offers visitors a blend of tourist attractions, including a lively nightlife, diverse cuisine, and a thriving musical scene.
You've added A Grape Escape Balloon Adventure, Sail San Diego, Timken Museum of Art, and other attractions to your itinerary. There's more to do: see the interesting displays at USS Midway Museum and tour the pleasant surroundings at La Jolla Cove.

To find reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our San Diego day trip website.

Traveling by car from Los Angeles to San Diego takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. When traveling from Los Angeles in July, plan for a bit cooler days in San Diego, with highs around 29°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 23°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in San Diego

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Museums

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
Sail San Diego ©
Dolphin / Whale Watching
Sail San Diego
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San Francisco

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Thu): stop by Fisherman's Wharf, then step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island, and then take a stroll through North Beach. Keep things going the next day: browse the exhibits of SS Jeremiah O'Brien, then admire the majestic nature at Marin Headlands, then immerse yourself in nature at Angel Island State Park, and finally catch a live performance at Palace of Fine Arts Theatre.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our San Francisco online trip itinerary maker.

You can fly from San Diego to San Francisco in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from San Diego in July since evenings lows in San Francisco dip to 16°C. On the 1st (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in San Francisco

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
Alcatraz Island ©
Must see
Alcatraz Island
4.7
Marin Headlands ©
Must see
Marin Headlands
4.9
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Pier / Boardwalk
Fisherman's Wharf
3.4

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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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Smithsonian American Art Museum, American Visionary Art Museum and White House. Step off the beaten path and head to Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History and The National Archives Museum. Your inner history buff will appreciate George Washington's Mount Vernon and The President Woodrow Wilson House. There's much more to do: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art, take an in-depth tour of National Portrait Gallery, see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, and get your bearings at Library of Congress.

For photos, maps, and tourist information, go to the Washington DC trip builder site.

You can fly from San Francisco to Washington DC in 7.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of subway and train. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a 3 hour difference. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from San Francisco in August; daily highs in Washington DC reach 36°C and lows reach 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) early enough to take a train to Philadelphia.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums · Historic Sites · Tours · Parks

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip

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Philadelphia

The City of Brotherly Love

Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Wed): get engrossed in the history at Eastern State Penitentiary, contemplate the long history of Fireman's Hall, then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Independence National Historical Park, and finally ponder the world of politics at Independence Hall.

To find reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read Philadelphia online driving holiday planner.

You can take a train from Washington DC to Philadelphia in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in August, and nighttime lows around 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) so you can catch the train to New York City.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Museums
Highlights from your trip
Independence Hall ©
World heritage site
Independence Hall
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New York City

Big Apple

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 6th (Thu), steep yourself in history at Ellis Island and then don't miss a visit to The Metropolitan Museum of Art. On the 7th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at Ground Zero Museum Workshop, learn more about the world around you at American Museum of Natural History, and then see the interesting displays at South Street Seaport Museum.

For where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read 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. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Highlights from your trip
Ground Zero Museum Workshop ©
Specialty Museum
Ground Zero Museum Workshop
4.6
Ellis Island ©
Historic Site
Ellis Island
4.4

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