15 days in United States Itinerary

15 days in United States Itinerary

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Start: North Berwick, Scotland
Drive + Fly:  14 h 15 min
1
Nashville
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 30 min
2
Memphis
— 1 night
Fly + Bus:  10 h
3
Grand Canyon National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h 30 min
4
Las Vegas
— 1 night
Fly:  4 h
5
San Francisco
— 1 night
Fly + Bus:  4 h
6
Yosemite National Park
— 2 nights
Bus:  4 h 15 min
7
Los Angeles
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 15 min
8
San Diego
— 1 night
Fly:  5 h 15 min
9
Houston
— 1 day
Fly:  4 h
10
New Orleans
— 3 nights
Fly + Drive:  15 h
End: North Berwick, Scotland

1
night
Nashville

Nashville ©
Known as the capital of country music, the thriving city of Nashville combines old-world southern charm with a progressive urban flair.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Wed): see the interesting displays at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, explore the galleries of Lotz House Museum, then have some family-friendly fun at The Escape Game Nashville (Berry Hill), and finally get your game on at BATL - The Backyard Axe Throwing League.

To see reviews, photos, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Nashville journey planning site.

North Berwick, UK to Nashville is an approximately 14.5- hour combination of car and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 6 hours traveling from North Berwick to Nashville. When traveling from North Berwick in November, plan for somewhat warmer days in Nashville, with highs around 19°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Memphis.

Things to do in Nashville

Fun & Games Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Lotz House Museum
Highlights from your plan
The Escape Game Nashville (Berry Hill) ©
The Escape Game Nashville (Berry Hill)
Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum ©
Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum
Lotz House Museum ©
Lotz House Museum

1
night
Memphis

Memphis
The largest city on the Mississippi River, Memphis bills itself as both the "Birthplace of Rock" and "Home of the Blues." With such a rich musical heritage, it shouldn't come as a surprise that Elvis Presley chose to live in Memphis during his later years.
On the 10th (Thu), make a trip to Graceland, pause for some photo ops at National Civil Rights Museum - Lorraine Motel, then stop by Lansky, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Beale Street.

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Traveling by car from Nashville to Memphis takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. November in Memphis sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) early enough to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Memphis

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Graceland
Graceland
National Civil Rights Museum - Lorraine Motel ©
Lansky ©
Lansky

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Fri): explore the stunning scenery at Yavapai Point, then explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim, and then take some stellar pictures from Hopi Point. On the next day, explore the stunning scenery at Inner Canyon, get great views at Lookout Studio, and then trek along Bright Angel Trail.

For reviews, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read Grand Canyon National Park trip itinerary tool.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Memphis to Grand Canyon National Park takes 10 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, shuttle, and bus; or drive. Traveling from Memphis to Grand Canyon National Park, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Memphis in November, expect nights in Grand Canyon National Park to be colder, around -6°C, while days are little chillier, around 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

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

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.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Sun): explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, admire the natural beauty at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, then ponder the design of Fountains of Bellagio, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Eiffel Tower Viewing Deck.

For where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Las Vegas day trip planning site.

Getting from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: take a shuttle; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. When traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in November, plan for somewhat warmer days in Las Vegas, with highs around 23°C, while nights are much warmer with lows around 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Las Vegas

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

1
night
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Mon): step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island, stop by Fisherman's Wharf, and then take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge.

To find photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, read San Francisco trip planner.

You can fly from Las Vegas to San Francisco in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and subway; or drive. In November in San Francisco, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 12°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) so you can travel to Yosemite National Park.

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

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.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Tue): stroll through Panorama Trail, then explore the striking landscape at Sentinel Dome, then make a trip to Yosemite Village, and finally explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: cruise along Tioga Pass, pause for some serene contemplation at Yosemite Valley Chapel, then take in the dramatic scenery at Vernal Fall, then take some stellar pictures from Yosemite, Tunnel View, and finally make a trip to Olmsted Point.

To find ratings, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Yosemite National Park road trip app.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of subway, flight, and bus; or do a combination of subway and bus. Traveling from San Francisco in November, expect nights in Yosemite National Park to be cooler, around -8°C, while days are little chillier, around 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) early enough to catch the bus to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Sentinel Dome ©
Sentinel Dome
Yosemite, Tunnel View ©
Yosemite, Tunnel View

1
night
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.
On the 17th (Thu), take in the waterfront at Santa Monica Pier, see the interesting displays at The Getty Center, appreciate the extensive heritage of Hollywood Walk of Fame, then stroll the grounds of Hollywood Forever Cemetery, then look and learn at Griffith Observatory, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Bradbury Building.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, read our Los Angeles trip tool.

Traveling by bus from Yosemite National Park to Los Angeles takes 12 hours. Prepare for much hotter weather when traveling from Yosemite National Park in November: high temperatures in Los Angeles hover around 28°C and lows are around 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) so you can go by car to San Diego.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums Historic Sites Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Santa Monica Pier
Highlights from your plan
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Griffith Observatory ©
Griffith Observatory
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier

1
night
San Diego

San Diego ©
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.
On the 18th (Fri), step aboard Maritime Museum of San Diego and then meet the residents at San Diego Zoo.

For traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the San Diego trip planner.

Traveling by car from Los Angeles to San Diego takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in November, and nighttime lows around 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) early enough to travel to Houston.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Museums
Highlights from your plan
San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
Maritime Museum of San Diego ©
Maritime Museum of San Diego

1
day
Houston

Houston ©
Although urban sprawl remains synonymous with Houston, most of the city's tourist attractions lie within the relatively small downtown area, surrounded by diverse neighborhoods housing the nation's biggest African-American, Asian-American, and Latino communities.
On the 19th (Sat), stroll the grounds of Glenwood Cemetery, then look for all kinds of wild species at Houston Audubon, and then get your game on at The Escape Game Houston.

For photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read Houston trip planner.

Fly from San Diego to Houston in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from San Diego to Houston. November in Houston sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) early enough to travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Houston

Parks Historic Sites Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
The Escape Game Houston ©
The Escape Game Houston
Glenwood Cemetery ©
Glenwood Cemetery
Houston Audubon ©
Houston Audubon

3
nights
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.
On the 20th (Sun), examine the collection at Blaine Kern's Mardi Gras World, appreciate the extensive heritage of Garden District, and then brush up on your military savvy at The National WWII Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Mon): get to know the fascinating history of Our Sacred Stories, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Louis Cathedral, stop by Faulkner House Books, then appreciate the extensive heritage of French Quarter, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Jackson Square.

To see ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our New Orleans route app.

Traveling by flight from Houston to New Orleans takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, flight, and car; or drive. Traveling from Houston in November, expect nights in New Orleans to be about the same, around 19°C, while days are slightly colder, around 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Our Sacred Stories ©
Our Sacred Stories
The National WWII Museum ©
The National WWII Museum
French Quarter ©
French Quarter

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