15 days in United States Itinerary

15 days in United States Itinerary

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15 days in United States Itinerary

Start: New York City
bus + Fly:  8​h 45​min
1
Seattle
— 1 night
Fly + subway:  4​h
2
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h
3
Yosemite National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  12​h 15​min
4
Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
Fly + Drive:  4​h 30​min
5
Las Vegas
— 1 night
Fly:  7​h
6
Washington DC
— 1 day
Fly:  3​h 30​min
7
New York City
— 3 nights
End: New York City

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 2nd (Fri), take in panoramic vistas at Space Needle and then explore the world behind art at Chihuly Garden and Glass.

For reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Seattle trip planner .

New York City to Seattle is an approximately 9-hour combination of bus and flight. You can also fly; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 3 hours. In November, daytime highs in Seattle are 53°F, while nighttime lows are 42°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Seattle

#Museums, #Neighborhoods, #Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Space Needle ©
Space Needle
The Museum of Flight ©
The Museum of Flight

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, parks, nightlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island, snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, appreciate the extensive heritage of Filbert Steps, and stroll through Golden Gate Park.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your San Francisco trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

You can do a combination of flight and subway from Seattle to San Francisco in 4 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Seattle in November: high temperatures in San Francisco hover around 64°F and lows are around 51°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) so you can go by car to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

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

2
nights
Yosemite National Park

Yosemite National Park ©
Massive granite mountains, towering waterfalls, groves of Giant Sequoia trees, and wilderness as far as the eye can see distinguish the landscape of Yosemite National Park.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Wed): make a trip to Yosemite Village, admire the sheer force of Vernal Fall, then explore the striking landscape at Sentinel Dome, and finally explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point. On your second day here, make a trip to Olmsted Point, then hike along Tuolumne Meadows, and then trek along May Lake Trailhead.

To find photos, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Yosemite National Park vacation planner .

You can drive from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park in 4 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of subway, flight, bus, and taxi. Traveling from San Francisco in November, you will find days in Yosemite National Park are little chillier (54°F), and nights are cooler (19°F). Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Trails
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Sentinel Dome ©
Sentinel Dome
Tuolumne Meadows ©
Tuolumne Meadows

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.
On the 10th (Sat), hike the day away at Bright Angel Trail. There's still lots to do: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, hike along Rim Trail, get great views at Hopi Point, and make a trip to Powell Point.

For reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Grand Canyon National Park sightseeing site .

Getting from Yosemite National Park to Grand Canyon National Park by car takes about 12.5 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Yosemite National Park to Grand Canyon National Park is 1 hour. In November, daily temperatures in Grand Canyon National Park can reach 54°F, while at night they dip to 22°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) early enough to travel 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
Rim Trail ©
Rim 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 12th (Mon), explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, admire the local landmark of Bellagio Fountains, and then enjoy breathtaking views from Eiffel Tower Experience at Paris Las Vegas.

To see reviews, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, use the Las Vegas trip itinerary maker .

You can do a combination of flight and car from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a shuttle. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. While traveling from Grand Canyon National Park, expect somewhat warmer days and much warmer nights in Las Vegas, ranging from highs of 68°F to lows of 47°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) early enough to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Las Vegas

#Parks, #Nature, #Nightlife
Highlights from your plan
Bellagio Fountains ©
Bellagio Fountains

1
day
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.
On the 13th (Tue), explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Art, examine the collection at National Air and Space Museum, then appreciate the history behind Vietnam Veterans Memorial, and finally get a sense of history and politics at White House.

To find reviews, maps, and other tourist information, read Washington DC trip builder website .

Getting from Las Vegas to Washington DC by flight takes about 7 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time is 3 hours. In November, Washington DC is a bit cooler than Las Vegas - with highs of 59°F and lows of 42°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) to allow time to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Washington DC

#Museums
Highlights from your plan
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
Vietnam Veterans Memorial ©
Vietnam Veterans Memorial

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: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, explore and take pictures at Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, snap pictures at Brooklyn Bridge, and appreciate the history behind 9/11 Memorial.

To see more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, read New York City itinerary maker .

Traveling by flight from Washington DC to New York City takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. In November, daytime highs in New York City are 57°F, while nighttime lows are 44°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

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

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