16 days in United States Itinerary

16 days in United States Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States trip planner

This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

16 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Melbourne
Fly:  17​h 30​min
1
Los Angeles
— 3 nights
Drive:  7​h 30​min
2
Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
+2
bus + Fly + bus:  12​h 30​min
3
New York City
— 4 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
4
Miami
— 3 nights
Fly:  23​h 30​min
End: Melbourne

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.
Los Angeles is known for museums, theme parks, childrens museums, historic sites, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: examine the collection at The Getty Center, find something for the whole family at Universal Studios Hollywood, get engrossed in the history at Autry Museum of the American West, and get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County.

To see more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read our Los Angeles online trip itinerary planner .

Melbourne, Australia to Los Angeles is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from Melbourne to Los Angeles, you'll gain 18 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Melbourne in December, things will get a bit cooler in Los Angeles: highs are around 24°C and lows about 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Tue) so you can go by car to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums Theme Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Fantastic Race ©
Fantastic Race
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood

2
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, historic sites, scenic drive, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim, trek along Rim Trail, go for a walk through Pipe Creek Vista, and get great views at Lipan Point.

For maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read Grand Canyon National Park trip builder app .

Traveling by car from Los Angeles to Grand Canyon National Park takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of flight and shuttle. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Los Angeles in January, things will get much colder in Grand Canyon National Park: highs are around 7°C and lows about -11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) early enough to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

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

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.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, shopping, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: go for a walk through Central Park, don't miss a visit to Grand Central Terminal, admire the masterpieces at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, and walk around The High Line.

To see where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the New York City trip maker .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Grand Canyon National Park to New York City takes 12.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to New York City. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in January, New York City is somewhat warmer at night with lows of -5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Miami.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks 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

3
nights
Miami

Florida’s mecca of fun in the sun, the lively tropical metropolis of Miami is one of the world’s top vacation spots.
On the 9th (Thu), examine the collection at Vizcaya Museum and Gardens, then have fun at Lock & Load Miami, and then indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Fri): steep yourself in history at Barnacle State Historic Site, then get the lay of the land with Walking tours, then have fun and explore at Miami Children's Museum, and finally examine the collection at Lock & Load Museum.

For photos, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Miami online vacation builder .

You can fly from New York City to Miami in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Prepare for warmer weather when traveling from New York City in January: high temperatures in Miami hover around 29°C and lows are around 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Miami

Tours Museums Childrens Museums
Highlights from your plan
Food Tours
Vizcaya Museum and Gardens ©
Vizcaya Museum and Gardens
Lock & Load Miami ©
Lock & Load Miami

Similar Plans

18 days in United States BY A USER FROM NETHERLANDS August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 18 days in United States BY A USER FROM NETHERLANDS August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 20 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 19 days in Los Angeles BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 19 days in Los Angeles BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA December, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: December, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 14 days in United States BY A USER FROM ITALY October, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: October, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 29 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, slow & easy, hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 17 days in Arizona BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 20 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 15 days in United States BY A USER FROM ITALY August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 19 days in United States BY A USER FROM INDIA November, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans