16 days in United States Itinerary

16 days in United States Itinerary

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16 days in United States Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  13​h 30​min
1
New Orleans
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h
2
Dallas
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
3
Santa Fe
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
4
Phoenix
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
5
San Francisco
— 4 nights
Fly:  9​h
End: London

4
nights
New Orleans

New Orleans ©
Known for its Creole cuisine, rich musical tradition, and nearby swamps and plantations, New Orleans is one of the nation's oldest cities.
Get a sense of the local culture at Laura Plantation: Louisiana's Creole Heritage Site and Lake Lawn Metairie. Visiting Nature & Wildlife Tours and Ultimate Swamp Adventures will get you outdoors. There's still lots to do: examine the collection at The National WWII Museum, wander the streets of Royal Street, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Old St. Patrick's Church.

To see ratings, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read New Orleans trip maker tool .

London, UK to New Orleans is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and car; or do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Central Standard Time (CST), which is usually a -6 hour difference. Traveling from London in August, expect nights in New Orleans to be much warmer, around 32°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 32°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) so you can travel to Dallas.

Things to do in New Orleans

Outdoors Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Nature & Wildlife Tours, Laura Plantation: Louisiana's Creole Heritage Site, Ultimate Swamp Adventures
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Royal Street ©
Royal Street

2
nights
Dallas

Dallas ©
One of the country's most popular shopping destinations, Dallas and its sprawling suburbs include more shopping centers per capita than any other urban center in America.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Mon): appreciate the history behind Dealey Plaza National Historic Landmark District and then examine the collection at Perot Museum of Nature and Science.

To see traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Dallas planner .

Getting from New Orleans to Dallas by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and flight; or drive. While traveling from New Orleans, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Dallas, ranging from highs of 41°C to lows of 30°C. You'll set off for Santa Fe on the 13th (Tue).

Things to do in Dallas

Museums Historic Sites
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2
nights
Santa Fe

Santa Fe ©
Santa Fe continuously ranks among the world's top holiday destinations, attracting visitors with its unusual combination of scenic beauty, rich history, cultural diversity, and high concentration of performing arts venues, fine restaurants, and interesting attractions.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Wed): examine the collection at New Mexico History Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at The Cathedral Basilica of St. Francis of Assisi, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Loretto Chapel, then explore the world behind art at Georgia O'Keeffe Museum, and finally steep yourself in history at Santa Fe Plaza. On the 15th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: snap pictures at Rio Grande Gorge Bridge and then take in the spiritual surroundings of San Francisco de Assisi Mission Church.

To find maps, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Santa Fe trip itinerary builder tool .

You can fly from Dallas to Santa Fe in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. When traveling from Dallas in August, plan for little chillier days and much colder nights in Santa Fe: temperatures range from 34°C by day to 16°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) early enough to travel to Phoenix.

Things to do in Santa Fe

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Taos
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New Mexico History Museum ©
New Mexico History Museum

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nights
Phoenix

Phoenix ©
Phoenix is the capital and most populous city of the U.S. Start off your visit on the 16th (Fri): see the interesting displays at Musical Instrument Museum and then identify plant and animal life at Riparian Preserve at Water Ranch.

To find photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Phoenix itinerary planner .

Fly from Santa Fe to Phoenix in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. Prepare for much warmer weather when traveling from Santa Fe in August: high temperatures in Phoenix hover around 47°C and lows are around 33°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Phoenix

Museums Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Riparian Preserve at Water Ranch
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Musical Instrument Museum ©
Musical Instrument Museum
Riparian Preserve at Water Ranch ©
Riparian Preserve at Water Ranch
Buddy Stubbs Harley-Davidson ©
Buddy Stubbs Harley-Davidson

4
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Marin Headlands and Twin Peaks. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Golden Gate Bridge and Cathedral of the Blessed Sacrament. There's more to do: head off the coast to Alcatraz Island and appreciate the extensive heritage of Filbert Steps.

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You can fly from Phoenix to San Francisco in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Phoenix to San Francisco. Traveling from Phoenix in August, things will get colder in San Francisco: highs are around 26°C and lows about 17°C. You will leave for home on the 21st (Wed).

Things to do in San Francisco

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

Marin Headlands, Cathedral of the Blessed Sacrament
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Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Marin Headlands ©
Marin Headlands

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