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:  10​h 45​min
1
New York City
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Washington DC
— 2 nights
+2
Train + Bus + Fly:  7​h 15​min
3
San Diego
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
4
Los Angeles
— 4 nights
Fly:  15​h
End: London

4
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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like 9/11 Memorial and St. Patrick's Cathedral. For shopping fun, head to Fifth Avenue or Tiffany & Co.. The adventure continues: make a trip to Central Park, stroll through The High Line, take some stellar pictures from Top of the Rock Observation Deck, and take in panoramic vistas at Empire State Building.

To see maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our New York City custom trip planner.

London, UK to New York City is an approximately 11-hour combination of flight and bus. You'll gain 5 hours traveling from London to New York City due to the time zone difference. In November, daily temperatures in New York City can reach 16°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums Neighborhoods
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9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
St. Patrick's Cathedral ©
St. Patrick's Cathedral
Times Square ©
Times Square

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.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Thu): get a sense of history and politics at The White House, contemplate the waterfront views at Tidal Basin, then get to know the fascinating history of Tomb of the Unknowns, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Washington National Cathedral.

To see reviews, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, use the Washington DC itinerary maker.

Getting from New York City to Washington DC by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. November in Washington DC sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 5°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can travel to San Diego.

Things to do in Washington DC

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trip

The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
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The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier ©
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
Washington National Cathedral ©
Washington National Cathedral
Tidal Basin ©
Tidal Basin

3
nights
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.
Visiting La Jolla Cove and Children's Pool will get you outdoors. The adventure continues: admire nature's wide array of creatures at San Diego Zoo, kick back and relax at Mission Beach Park, and admire the majestic nature at Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve.

To see ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read San Diego itinerary maker.

Getting from Washington DC to San Diego by combination of train and flight takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -3 hour difference. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Washington DC in November, with highs in San Diego at 26°C and lows at 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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La Jolla Cove ©
La Jolla Cove
Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve ©
Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve
Mission Beach Park ©
Mission Beach Park

4
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.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Santa Monica Farmers Market and The Grove. Visiting Venice Beach and Boardwalk and Will Rogers State Beach will get you outdoors. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Los Angeles: Hermosa Beach Pier (in Hermosa Beach) and Bergamot Station (in Santa Monica). There's much more to do: admire the majestic nature at Santa Monica Beach, admire the striking features of Walt Disney Concert Hall, shop like a local with Third Street Promenade, and stroll the grounds of Hollywood Forever Cemetery.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Los Angeles vacation trip planner.

You can drive from San Diego to Los Angeles in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. November in Los Angeles sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 14°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Santa Monica, Hermosa Beach Pier
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Venice Beach and Boardwalk ©
Venice Beach and Boardwalk
Santa Monica State Beach ©
Santa Monica State Beach
Will Rogers State Beach ©
Will Rogers State Beach

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