16 days in United States Itinerary

16 days in United States Itinerary

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16 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Indianapolis
Fly:  6​h 15​min
1
Las Vegas
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h
2
San Francisco
— 4 nights
Drive:  4​h
3
Yosemite National Park
— 3 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + bus:  11​h 15​min
4
New York City
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
5
Washington DC
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h
End: Indianapolis

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Sat): examine the collection at The Mob Museum, take in nature's colorful creations at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, and then ponder the design of Fountains of Bellagio. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: enjoy breathtaking views from Eiffel Tower Viewing Deck and then immerse yourself in nature at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area.

For traveler tips, maps, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Las Vegas driving holiday planner .

Indianapolis to Las Vegas is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 3 hours traveling from Indianapolis to Las Vegas due to the time zone difference. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Indianapolis in May: high temperatures in Las Vegas hover around 87°F and lows are around 64°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) to allow time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Nature Museums
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum

4
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
San Francisco is known for nature, museums, parks, nightlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, shop like a local with Exploratorium, take a stroll through Fisherman's Wharf, and buy something for everyone on your list at Ferry Building Marketplace.

For maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our San Francisco trip itinerary planning site .

Getting from Las Vegas to San Francisco by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Las Vegas in May, expect San Francisco to be a bit cooler, temps between 69°F and 53°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

3
nights
Yosemite National Park

Yosemite National Park ©
Massive granite mountains, towering waterfalls, groves of Giant Sequoia trees, and wilderness as far as the eye can see distinguish the landscape of Yosemite National Park.
Yosemite National Park is known for nature, trails, scenic drive, wildlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point, take some stellar pictures from Washburn Point, make a trip to Yosemite Village, and admire the sheer force of Vernal Fall.

To see ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Yosemite National Park tour planner .

Traveling by car from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car; or do a combination of flight and bus. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from San Francisco in May since evenings lows in Yosemite National Park dip to 34°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) to allow time to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Vernal Fall ©
Vernal Fall
Panorama Trail ©
Panorama 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, stroll around The High Line, enjoy breathtaking views from Top of the Rock, and admire the landmark architecture of Rockefeller Center.

Start your trip to New York City by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

Getting from Yosemite National Park to New York City by combination of car, flight, and bus takes about 11.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. You'll lose 3 hours traveling from Yosemite National Park to New York City due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in June, plan for warmer nights in New York City, with lows around 65°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Washington DC.

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
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.
On the 8th (Sat), explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Art, then examine the collection at National Air and Space Museum, and then pause for some photo ops at Vietnam Veterans Memorial. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get engrossed in the history at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, then get a new perspective on nature at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Tidal Basin.

To see maps, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Washington DC trip planner .

Traveling by flight from New York City to Washington DC takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from New York City in June, expect nights in Washington DC to be about the same, around 69°F, while days are a bit warmer, around 86°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art
Tidal Basin ©
Tidal Basin

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