15 days in United States Itinerary

15 days in United States Itinerary

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15 days in United States Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  11​h 15​min
1
New York City
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
2
Washington DC
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h
3
Miami Beach
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h
4
Key West
— 1 night
Fly:  6​h 45​min
5
Miramar Beach
— 1 day
Drive:  5​h 15​min
6
New Orleans
— 1 night
Fly:  6​h 30​min
7
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Fly:  14​h 30​min
End: London

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.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, shopping, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: go for a walk through Central Park, admire the landmark architecture of Grand Central Terminal, explore the world behind art at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, and admire all the interesting features of The High Line.

For where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, use the New York City sightseeing tool .

London, UK to New York City is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of train and flight. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a -5 hour difference. In July, New York City is somewhat warmer than London - with highs of 35°C and lows of 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) so you can travel to Washington DC.

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

2
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Sun): ponder the world of politics at White House, then explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Art, then see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, and finally appreciate the history behind Vietnam Veterans Memorial. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 15th (Mon): examine the collection at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, learn more about the world around you at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, then ponder the world of politics at United States Capitol, and finally get a sense of history and politics at Library of Congress.

To see where to stay, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read our Washington DC trip planning app .

Traveling by flight from New York City to Washington DC takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In July, daytime highs in Washington DC are 37°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) so you can travel to Miami Beach.

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
Miami Beach

Miami Beach ©
Separated by water from the neighboring city of Miami, Miami Beach sits on a barrier island between Biscayne Bay and the Atlantic Ocean.
On the 16th (Tue), wander the streets of Lincoln Road, then have fun at Lock & Load Miami, then get to know the fascinating history of Art Deco Historic District, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at South Beach.

To see photos, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Miami Beach visit planner.

You can do a combination of flight, tram, and bus from Washington DC to Miami Beach in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train, flight, tram, and bus; or drive. In July, daily temperatures in Miami Beach can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Key West.

Things to do in Miami Beach

Neighborhoods Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Lock & Load Miami
Highlights from your plan
Lock & Load Miami ©
Lock & Load Miami
Lincoln Road ©
Lincoln Road
South Beach ©
South Beach

1
night
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 17th (Wed): glide peacefully along the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, look for all kinds of wild species at Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory, then see the interesting displays at The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum, and finally glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour.

For where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Key West route planner.

Do a combination of bus, tram, and flight from Miami Beach to Key West in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 37°C in July, and nighttime lows around 32°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) so you can travel to Miramar Beach.

Things to do in Key West

Adventure Tours Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Stand-Up Paddleboarding
The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum ©

1
day
Miramar Beach

Miramar Beach ©
Miramar Beach is a census-designated place (CDP) in Walton County, Florida, United States. Kick off your visit on the 18th (Thu): kick back and relax at Santa Rosa Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Crystal Sands Beach, and then get your game on at Escape Zone 60, Destin.

To find photos, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, use the Miramar Beach trip planner .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Key West to Miramar Beach. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Key West to Miramar Beach. In July, daytime highs in Miramar Beach are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) so you can travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Miramar Beach

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Destin, Santa Rosa Beach
Highlights from your plan
Escape Zone 60, Destin ©
Escape Zone 60, Destin
Santa Rosa Beach ©
Santa Rosa Beach
Crystal Sands Beach ©
Crystal Sands Beach

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.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Fri): appreciate the extensive heritage of Garden District, brush up on your military savvy at The National WWII Museum, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Jackson Square. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Louis Cathedral, don't miss a visit to French Quarter, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at New Orleans City Park.

To find where to stay, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, go to the New Orleans road trip site .

Drive from Miramar Beach to New Orleans in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Miramar Beach in July: highs in New Orleans hover around 31°C, while lows dip to 31°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Garden District ©
Garden District
The National WWII Museum ©
The National WWII Museum
St. Louis Cathedral ©
St. Louis Cathedral

3
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
San Francisco is known for nature, museums, nightlife, shopping, and childrens museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, browse the different shops at Ferry Building Marketplace, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Alcatraz Island, and see the interesting displays at Exploratorium.

For more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the San Francisco driving holiday app .

Getting from New Orleans to San Francisco by flight takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and subway; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from New Orleans to San Francisco. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from New Orleans in July: highs in San Francisco hover around 26°C, while lows dip to 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Museums Childrens Museums
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

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