15 days in United States Itinerary

15 days in United States Itinerary

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Los Angeles
— 1 day
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San Francisco
— 1 night
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Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Drive
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Grand Canyon National Park
— 1 night
Bus to Flagstaff, Fly to Dallas/Ft.Worth
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Dallas
— 1 day
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New York City
— 2 nights
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Nashville
— 1 night
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Chicago
— 1 night
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Detroit
— 1 night
Drive
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Niagara Falls
— 1 night
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Washington DC
— 1 night
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Philadelphia
— 1 night
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New York City
— 1 night
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Los Angeles

City of Angels

Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Fri): see the interesting displays at The Getty Center and then examine the collection at The Wende Museum of the Cold War.

For traveler tips, maps, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Los Angeles trip itinerary planner.

Aberdeen, UK to Los Angeles is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. You'll gain 8 hours traveling from Aberdeen to Los Angeles due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Aberdeen in November, plan for warmer days in Los Angeles, with highs around 28°C, while nights are a bit warmer with lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums

Side Trip

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San Francisco

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Sat): head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, then wander the streets of Fisherman's Wharf, and then make a trip to Golden Gate Bridge.

For maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our San Francisco online travel planner.

Fly from Los Angeles to San Francisco in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. While traveling from Los Angeles, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in San Francisco, ranging from highs of 20°C to lows of 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in San Francisco

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Neighborhoods

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Las Vegas

Sin City

Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Sun): explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, don't miss a visit to Paris Las Vegas, and then see the interesting displays at The Mob Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the world behind art at Bellagio Gallery of Fine Art, admire the local landmark of Fountains of Bellagio, then admire the natural beauty at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of The Strip.

To find more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Las Vegas road trip planner.

You can fly from San Francisco to Las Vegas in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. November in Las Vegas sees daily highs of 23°C and lows of 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) so you can drive to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Shopping · Parks · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods

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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 16th (Tue): explore the stunning scenery at Yavapai Point and then explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Grand Canyon National Park day trip site.

Drive from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is 1 hour. Traveling from Las Vegas in November, you will find days in Grand Canyon National Park are little chillier (14°C), and nights are colder (-6°C). On the 16th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Dallas.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks · Nature

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Dallas

Big D

One of the country's most popular shopping destinations, Dallas and its sprawling suburbs include more shopping centers per capita than any other urban center in America.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Wed): contemplate the long history of Top O'Hill Terrace.

To find other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read our Dallas trip app.

Do a combination of bus and flight from Grand Canyon National Park to Dallas in 9 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time to Central Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. While traveling from Grand Canyon National Park, expect a bit warmer days and much warmer nights in Dallas, ranging from highs of 22°C to lows of 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Dallas

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip

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New York City

Big Apple

Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Thu): pause for some photo ops at 9/11 Memorial and then take in the pleasant sights at Central Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: don't miss a visit to Grand Central Terminal, don't miss a visit to Empire State Building, and then enjoy breathtaking views from Top of the Rock.

To find photos, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read New York City journey builder site.

Traveling by flight from Dallas to New York City takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is 1 hour. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Dallas in November; daily highs in New York City reach 16°C and lows reach 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Nashville.

Things to do in New York City

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites

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Nashville

Music City U.S.A.

Known as the capital of country music, the thriving city of Nashville combines old-world southern charm with a progressive urban flair.
On the 20th (Sat), witness the site of a historic battle at Carter House, then witness the site of a historic battle at Lotz House Museum, then see the interesting displays at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, and finally brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Smith Creek Moonshine.

To see photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Nashville road trip tool.

You can fly from New York City to Nashville in 6 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from New York City to Nashville due to the time zone difference. November in Nashville sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 5°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Nashville

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping · Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trip

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Chicago

Windy City

A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sun): get curious at Museum of Science and Industry, stroll around Millennium Park, and then explore the world behind art at The Art Institute of Chicago.

To see photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Chicago trip itinerary planner.

Fly from Nashville to Chicago in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Nashville in November, things will get a bit cooler in Chicago: highs are around 11°C and lows about 1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) so you can travel to Detroit.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums · Childrens Museums · Parks

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Detroit

The Motor City

Founded in 1701 by a French explorer and adventurer, Detroit exerted a profound impact on the world for most of the 20th century.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): pause for some serene contemplation at The Cathedral Church of St. Paul, then see the interesting displays at The Henry Ford, and then get engrossed in the history at Holocaust Memorial Center.

To see maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read Detroit online holiday planner.

You can fly from Chicago to Detroit in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. The time zone difference when traveling from Chicago to Detroit is 1 hour. In November, plan for daily highs up to 10°C, and evening lows to 1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can go by car to Niagara Falls.

Things to do in Detroit

Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Niagara Falls

Honeymoon Capital of the World

The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S.
On the 23rd (Tue), don't miss a visit to War of 1812 Bicentennial Peace Garden Trail, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Mary of the Cataract R. C. Parish, then relax and rejuvenate at Soma Cura Wellness Center, and finally admire the striking features of One M&T Plaza.

To see photos, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read Niagara Falls attractions planner.

You can drive from Detroit to Niagara Falls in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. In November, daily temperatures in Niagara Falls can reach 10°C, while at night they dip to 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) early enough to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Spas · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Wed): appreciate the history behind Washington Monument and then explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Art.

To see photos, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Washington DC online journey planner.

Fly from Niagara Falls to Washington DC in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Niagara Falls in November: high temperatures in Washington DC hover around 17°C and lows are around 6°C. On the 24th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can take a train to Philadelphia.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums

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Philadelphia

The City of Brotherly Love

Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
Discover how to plan a Philadelphia trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

You can take a train from Washington DC to Philadelphia in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In November, daytime highs in Philadelphia are 16°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. On the 25th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can take a train to New York City.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Historic Sites · Museums

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New York City

Big Apple

Kick off your visit on the 25th (Thu): stop by Times Square.

For ratings, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the New York City online trip itinerary builder.

Take a train from Philadelphia to New York City in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Neighborhoods
Highlights from your trip

United States travel guide

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Specialty Museums · Beaches · Historic Sites
More than the country of car-packed streets seen in TV shows and movies, the United States of America is a complex and diverse home to over 300 million people living in a wide range of landscapes and climates. From its big-city skyscrapers to its sprawling natural parks, the country's ''melting pot'' combines many ethnic groups that share a strong sense of national identity despite their cultural differences. A country of road trips and big blue skies, the United States harbors orderly cities filled with restaurants, parks, museums, and innumerable sightseeing opportunities, as well as pristine natural areas perfect for a holiday in the great outdoors. To see as much as you can of this diverse land quickly, drive over some of the more than 6 million km (4 million mi) of highways leading through deserts, mountain peaks, fertile fields, and giant urban centers.