15 days in United States Itinerary

15 days in United States Itinerary

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Start: London
Fly:  11 h 30 min
1
New York City
— 2 nights
Fly:  5 h
2
Chicago
— 2 nights
Fly:  6 h
3
Key West
— 1 night
Fly:  4 h 15 min
4
Orlando
— 1 night
Fly:  4 h 30 min
5
New Orleans
— 1 night
Fly + Bus:  10 h 45 min
6
Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h 30 min
7
Las Vegas
— 1 night
Fly:  4 h 15 min
8
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 45 min
9
San Francisco
— 2 nights
Fly:  14 h 15 min
End: London

2
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.
On the 27th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: pause for some photo ops at 9/11 Memorial and then take in the pleasant sights at Central Park.

For more things to do, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our New York City trip planning site.

London, UK to New York City is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. Traveling from London to New York City, you'll gain 5 hours due to the time zone difference. In July, New York City is a bit warmer than London - with highs of 35°C and lows of 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) so you can travel to Chicago.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building

2
nights
Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
On the 29th (Thu), admire the striking features of Reliance Building, walk around Millennium Park, thenadmire the masterpieces at The Art Institute of Chicago, thenadmire the local landmark of Buckingham Fountain, and finally observe the fascinating underwater world at Shedd Aquarium. On the 30th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: engage your brain at Museum of Science and Industry, admire the striking features of Rockefeller Memorial Chapel, and then admire the striking features of Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower.

To see more things to do, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, use the Chicago vacation planner.

Fly from New York City to Chicago in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from New York City to Chicago is minus 1 hour. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from New York City in July since evenings lows in Chicago dip to 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) early enough to travel to Key West.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums Parks Childrens Museums
Highlights from your plan
The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
Museum of Science and Industry ©
Museum of Science and Industry
Shedd Aquarium ©
Shedd Aquarium

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Sat): look for all kinds of wild species at Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory, examine the collection at The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum, thenview the masterpieces at 7 Artists & Friends Gallery, and finally get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

Plan a Key West trip in moments using our itinerary builder.

Getting from Chicago to Key West by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and shuttle. Traveling from Chicago to Key West, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In July, Key West is a bit warmer than Chicago - with highs of 37°C and lows of 32°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Orlando.

Things to do in Key West

Wildlife Tours Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
7 Artists & Friends Gallery ©
7 Artists & Friends Gallery
The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum ©
The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum
Scuba & Snorkeling

1
night
Orlando

Orlando ©
For most people, any mention of Orlando immediately conjures up images of sprawling theme parks filled with characters plucked right out of popular animated movies.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Sun): find something for the whole family at Universal's Islands of Adventure.

To see more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Orlando online trip builder.

Traveling by flight from Key West to Orlando takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Key West in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Orlando, with lows of 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sun) early enough to travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks
Highlights from your plan
Universal's Islands of Adventure ©
Universal's Islands of Adventure

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 2nd (Mon): examine the collection at The National WWII Museum and then stop by Faulkner House Books.

To see where to stay, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, read our New Orleans trip app.

Fly from Orlando to New Orleans in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Orlando to New Orleans, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Orlando in August, plan for little chillier days in New Orleans, with highs around 32°C, while nights are somewhat warmer with lows around 32°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Mon) to allow time for travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in New Orleans

Museums Shopping
Highlights from your plan
The National WWII Museum ©
The National WWII Museum
Faulkner House Books ©
Faulkner House Books

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Tue): stroll through Bright Angel Trail. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: hike along South Kaibab Trail, thenget great views at Yaki Point, thentake in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, and finally take in breathtaking views at Yavapai Point.

To find more things to do, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Grand Canyon National Park road trip planning site.

Do a combination of flight and bus from New Orleans to Grand Canyon National Park in 11 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from New Orleans in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be colder in Grand Canyon National Park, with lows of 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Wed) early enough to drive to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail
South Kaibab Trail ©
South Kaibab Trail

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 5th (Thu), try to win big at Bellagio Hotel and Casino, thendon't miss a visit to Fountains of Bellagio, thenadmire the natural beauty at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, and finally explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area.

To find ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Las Vegas trip itinerary tool.

You can drive from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas in 4.5 hours. Other options are to take a shuttle; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas is minus 1 hour. In August, Las Vegas is warmer than Grand Canyon National Park - with highs of 45°C and lows of 29°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) so you can travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Nature Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area ©
Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens ©

2
nights
Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Fri): take in the waterfront at Santa Monica Pier, see the interesting displays at The Getty Center, thenexplore the world behind art at Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita, thensee the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory, and finally stop by Amoeba Music. Here are some ideas for day two: get in on the family fun at Universal Studios Hollywood.

To find ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Los Angeles travel route planner.

You can fly from Las Vegas to Los Angeles in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Las Vegas in August, expect Los Angeles to be little chillier, temps between 34°C and 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) to allow time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Santa Monica Pier
Highlights from your plan
Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita ©
Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood

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 (Sun), head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, thentake in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, and then steep yourself in history at Golden Gate Bridge.

For maps, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read our San Francisco online visit planner.

Traveling by flight from Los Angeles to San Francisco takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Los Angeles in August, expect San Francisco to be a bit cooler, temps between 26°C and 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Historic Sites Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

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