15 days in United States Itinerary

15 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Belfast
Bus + Fly:  11 h 30 min
1
New York City
— 3 nights
Fly:  9 h
2
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
3
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h 30 min
4
Grand Canyon National Park
— 4 nights
Bus + Fly:  12 h 30 min
5
Washington DC
— 3 nights
Fly + Bus:  12 h
End: Belfast

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, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Central Park, pause for some photo ops at 9/11 Memorial, wander the streets of Times Square, and go for a walk through The High Line.

For other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, refer to the New York City trip planner.

Belfast, UK to New York City is an approximately 11.5-hour combination of bus and flight. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is minus 5 hours. Traveling from Belfast in September, things will get somewhat warmer in New York City: highs are around 31°C and lows about 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) so you can travel to Los Angeles.

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
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 (Sun): examine the collection at The Getty Center, kick back and relax at Will Rogers State Beach, thenexamine the collection at Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita, thenadmire the striking features of Bradbury Building, and finally see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Mon): take in the waterfront at Santa Monica Pier and then make an unforgettable trip to Disneyland Park.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles tour itinerary planner.

You can fly from New York City to Los Angeles in 9 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from New York City to Los Angeles is minus 3 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Los Angeles can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Disneyland Park, Santa Monica Pier
Highlights from your plan
Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita ©
Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center

2
nights
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 8th (Tue), take in panoramic vistas at Eiffel Tower Viewing Deck, admire the local landmark of Fountains of Bellagio, thenadmire the natural beauty at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, and finally shop like a local with The Strip. On the next day, take in breathtaking views at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, try your luck at Casino At The Venetian, and then examine the collection at The Mob Museum.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Las Vegas travel route app.

You can fly from Los Angeles to Las Vegas in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Los Angeles in September, you will find days in Las Vegas are a bit warmer (39°C), and nights are about the same (25°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) so you can drive to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Neighborhoods Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area ©
The Strip ©
The Strip

4
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.
Grand Canyon National Park is known for nature, trails, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim, get great views at Hopi Point, tour the pleasant surroundings at Rim Trail, and take in the pleasant sights at Pipe Creek Vista.

Find out how to plan Grand Canyon National Park trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.

You can 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. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park. When traveling from Las Vegas in September, plan for a bit cooler days in Grand Canyon National Park, with highs around 28°C, while nights are much colder with lows around 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

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

3
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.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Mon): get a new perspective on nature at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, ponder the world of politics at United States Capitol, thenadmire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art, and finally get a sense of history and politics at White House. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 15th (Tue): ponder the world of politics at Library of Congress, examine the collection at National Air and Space Museum, thenpause for some photo ops at Washington Monument, thenappreciate the history behind Vietnam Veterans Memorial, and finally appreciate the history behind National World War II Memorial.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Washington DC online trip planner.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Grand Canyon National Park to Washington DC takes 12.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Washington DC is 2 hours. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in September: highs in Washington DC hover around 32°C, while lows dip to 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

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
White House ©
White House

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