15 days in United States Itinerary

15 days in United States Itinerary

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15 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Los Angeles
1
Los Angeles
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
2
San Francisco
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
3
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
Fly:  6​h 15​min
4
Washington DC
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
5
New York City
— 2 nights
End: New York City

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.
Step out of the city life by going to Carpinteria State Beach and Santa Monica Mountains. Shop till you drop at Bart's Books and Abbot Kinney Boulevard. Change things up with these side-trips from Los Angeles: Temecula (Old Town Spice & Tea Merchants & Wine Tours & Tastings). There's more to do: take a leisurely stroll along Santa Monica Pier and get to know the fascinating history of Hollywood Walk of Fame.

For ratings, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles tour itinerary planner .

If you are flying in from India, the closest major airports are Los Angeles International Airport, John Wayne Airport-Orange County Airport, Ontario International Airport and San Bernardino International Airport. April in Los Angeles sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Parks Nature Tours

Side Trips

Santa Monica, Temecula, Carpinteria State Beach, Bart's Books
Highlights from your plan
Santa Monica Mountains ©
Santa Monica Mountains
Wine Tours & Tastings
Carpinteria State Beach ©
Carpinteria State Beach

2
nights
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 29th (Sun): take a stroll through Union Square, then do a tasting at V. Sattui Winery, and then step into the grandiose world of Castello di Amorosa. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: kick back and relax at Drakes Beach and then take in the dramatic natural features at Bodega Head.

For where to stay, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read San Francisco online trip itinerary builder .

Traveling by combination of train and flight from Los Angeles to San Francisco takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from Los Angeles in April, expect San Francisco to be slightly colder, temps between 22°C and 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 1st (Tue) to allow time for travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Fitzgerald J V Marine Reserve, V. Sattui Winery, Bodega Head, Castello di Amorosa, Drakes Beach
Highlights from your plan
Bodega Head ©
Bodega Head
Castello di Amorosa ©
Castello di Amorosa
Fitzgerald J V Marine Reserve ©
Fitzgerald J V Marine Reserve

3
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 your second day here, identify plant and animal life at Lake Mead National Recreation Area and then get a taste of the local shopping with The Strip.

For reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Las Vegas attractions planner.

Traveling by flight from San Francisco to Las Vegas takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from San Francisco in May; daily highs in Las Vegas reach 36°C and lows reach 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trips

Lake Mead National Recreation Area, Spring Mountains National Recreational Area
Highlights from your plan
The Strip ©
The Strip
The Neon Museum ©
The Neon Museum

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.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Sat): take a stroll through Georgetown, get to know the fascinating history of Tomb of the Unknowns, and then wander the streets of Old Town. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get to know the fascinating history of Capitol Hill, then see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Tidal Basin.

To see ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Washington DC travel planning tool .

You can fly from Las Vegas to Washington DC in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 3 hours traveling from Las Vegas to Washington DC. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Las Vegas in May, with highs in Washington DC at 28°C and lows at 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) so you can travel to New York City.

Things to do in Washington DC

Neighborhoods Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Old Town, The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
Highlights from your plan
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier ©
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
Old Town ©
Old Town
Capitol Hill
Capitol Hill

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Mon): appreciate the history behind 9/11 Memorial, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Patrick's Cathedral, and then identify plant and animal life at Wolf Conservation Center. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 8th (Tue): stop by The Amazing Olive, then head off the coast to Fire Island National Seashore, and then hunt for treasures at Chelsea Market.

For ratings, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the New York City trip builder .

Traveling by flight from Washington DC to New York City takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Washington DC in May, you will find days in New York City are slightly colder (24°C), and nights are about the same (15°C). Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Shopping Nature

Side Trips

Amazing Olive, Fire Island National Seashore, Wolf Conservation Center
Highlights from your plan
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
St. Patrick's Cathedral ©
St. Patrick's Cathedral
Fifth Avenue ©
Fifth Avenue

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