14 days in United States Itinerary

14 days in United States Itinerary

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14 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Johannesburg
Fly:  19​h 30​min
1
New York City
— 3 nights
+2
bus + Fly + Drive:  9​h
2
Yellowstone National Park
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  5​h 30​min
3
Seattle
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 15​min
4
San Francisco
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h
5
Las Vegas
— 1 night
Fly:  9​h 45​min
6
Key West
— 2 nights
Fly:  24​h
End: Johannesburg

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.
Let the collections at The Metropolitan Museum of Art and 9/11 Memorial capture your imagination. St. Patrick's Cathedral and Trinity Church will appeal to history buffs. There's lots more to do: don't miss a visit to Central Park, learn more about the world around you at American Museum of Natural History, take in panoramic vistas at Empire State Building, and take a stroll through Times Square.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the New York City trip builder website .

Johannesburg, South Africa to New York City is an approximately 19.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 7 hours traveling from Johannesburg to New York City. When traveling from Johannesburg in August, plan for a bit warmer days and much warmer nights in New York City: temperatures range from 34°C by day to 25°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) early enough to travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in New York City

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

2
nights
Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone National Park ©
An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Mon): trek along Artist Point, then take in breathtaking views at S Rim Trail, and then explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the striking landscape of Yellowstone National Park.

For ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Yellowstone National Park tour builder website .

You can do a combination of bus, flight, and car from New York City to Yellowstone National Park in 9 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus, flight, and shuttle; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is minus 2 hours. When traveling from New York City in August, plan for slightly colder days in Yellowstone National Park, with highs around 24°C, while nights are much colder with lows around 3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) so you can travel to Seattle.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
S Rim Trail ©
S Rim Trail
Yellowstone National Park ©
Yellowstone National Park

1
night
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 7th (Wed), see the interesting displays at The Museum of Flight, take a stroll through Pike Place Market, then take in the exciting artwork at Chihuly Garden and Glass, and finally look for gifts at Elliott Bay Book Company.

To find reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Seattle trip planner .

You can do a combination of car and flight from Yellowstone National Park to Seattle in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, shuttle, and flight; or drive. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Yellowstone National Park to Seattle due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Yellowstone National Park, expect somewhat warmer days and much warmer nights in Seattle, ranging from highs of 31°C to lows of 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Seattle

Shopping Museums Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market
The Museum of Flight ©
The Museum of Flight

2
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
On the 8th (Thu), steep yourself in history at Golden Gate Bridge, take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, and then admire all the interesting features of Alcatraz Island. On the 9th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Twin Peaks, see the interesting displays at Exploratorium, and then take a leisurely stroll along The Embarcadero.

To find other places to visit and tourist information, go to the San Francisco road trip website .

Traveling by flight from Seattle to San Francisco takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Seattle in August, you will find days in San Francisco are a bit cooler (26°C), and nights are about the same (17°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in San Francisco

Historic Sites Museums Childrens Museums
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium

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.
On the 10th (Sat), examine the collection at The Mob Museum, don't miss a visit to Fountains of Bellagio, and then shop like a local with The Strip.

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You can fly from San Francisco to Las Vegas in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and flight; or drive. When traveling from San Francisco in August, plan for warmer days and a bit warmer nights in Las Vegas: temperatures range from 45°C by day to 29°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) so you can travel to Key West.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Historic Sites Shopping Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
The Strip ©
The Strip
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio

2
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.
Popular historic sites such as Truman Little White House and Curry Mansion are in your itinerary. Head to Alan S. Maltz Gallery and 7 Artists & Friendsfor plenty of shopping. And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum, stroll the grounds of Key West Cemetery, enjoy the sea views from Key West Lighthouse and Keeper's Quarters Museum, and look for all kinds of wild species at Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory.

To see photos, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read Key West trip maker tool .

Traveling by flight from Las Vegas to Key West takes 10 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 3 hours traveling from Las Vegas to Key West. Traveling from Las Vegas in August, expect nights in Key West to be about the same, around 32°C, while days are little chillier, around 38°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Key West

Museums Historic Sites Tours
Highlights from your plan
Alan S. Maltz Gallery ©
Alan S. Maltz Gallery
The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum ©
Truman Little White House ©
Truman Little White House

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