15 days in United States Itinerary

15 days in United States Itinerary

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15 days in United States Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  14​h 30​min
1
San Francisco
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
2
Los Angeles
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h
3
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Fly:  7​h
4
Washington DC
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
5
New York City
— 3 nights
Fly:  11​h 15​min
End: London

2
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
On the 18th (Fri), don't miss a visit to Book Passage and then browse the different shops at Ferry Building Marketplace. On the 19th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, then steep yourself in history at SS Jeremiah O'Brien, then take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, and finally head off the coast to Alcatraz Island.

To see reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our San Francisco trip itinerary planner.

London, UK to San Francisco is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference when traveling from London to San Francisco is minus 8 hours. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from London in September; daily highs in San Francisco reach 28°C and lows reach 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) early enough to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Francisco

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

3
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.
Step out of Los Angeles to go to Anaheim and see Disneyland Park, which is approximately 30 minutes away. Pack the 22nd (Tue) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at The Getty Center, don't miss a visit to Santa Monica Pier, stroll the grounds of Hollywood Forever Cemetery, and see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory.

For ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles day trip planning website .

Fly from San Francisco to Los Angeles in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from San Francisco in September; daily highs in Los Angeles reach 34°C and lows reach 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) early enough to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Santa Monica Pier, Disneyland Park
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood
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.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Thu): take in the dramatic natural features at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, enjoy some diversion at Las Vegas Shooting Center, and then make a trip to Bellagio Fountains. On the 25th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at The Mob Museum, admire the natural beauty at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, and then get a taste of the local shopping with The Strip.

To find more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Las Vegas itinerary planning site .

Traveling by flight from Los Angeles to Las Vegas takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Los Angeles in September: highs in Las Vegas hover around 39°C, while lows dip to 25°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) so you can travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Historic Sites Parks Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Bellagio Fountains ©
Bellagio Fountains
The Strip ©
The Strip

2
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.
Washington DC is known for museums, historic sites, nightlife, zoos & aquariums, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: examine the collection at National Air and Space Museum, explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Art, ponder the world of politics at White House, and get a new perspective on nature at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Washington DC sightseeing planner.

You can fly from Las Vegas to Washington DC in 7 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Las Vegas to Washington DC is 3 hours. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Las Vegas in September, with highs in Washington DC at 32°C and lows at 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) early enough to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Historic Sites Nature
Highlights from your plan
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art

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: admire all the interesting features of Central Park, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Patrick's Cathedral, enjoy breathtaking views from Empire State Building, and snap pictures at Gapstow Bridge.

To find maps, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the New York City trip itinerary maker site .

Getting from Washington DC to New York City by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in September, and nighttime lows around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) so you can travel back home.

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

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