16 days in United States Itinerary

16 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
New Orleans
— 4 nights
2
Dallas
— 2 nights
3
Santa Fe
— 2 nights
4
Phoenix
— 2 nights
5
San Francisco
— 4 nights

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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Laura: Louisiana's Creole Heritage Site and Lake Lawn Metairie. Step off the beaten path and head to Nature & Wildlife Tours and New Orleans Pharmacy Museum. Next up on the itinerary: wander the streets of Royal Street, pause for some serene contemplation at Old St. Patrick's Church, examine the collection at The National WWII Museum, and get outside with Ultimate Swamp Adventures.

To see maps, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the New Orleans sightseeing planning website.

London, UK to New Orleans is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Central Standard Time, which is usually a -6 hour difference. While traveling from London, expect a bit warmer days and much hotter nights in New Orleans, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. On the 11th (Sun), you're off to Dallas.

Things to do in New Orleans

Outdoors Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Laura: Louisiana's Creole Heritage Site, Ultimate Swamp Adventures, Nature & Wildlife Tours
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Laura: Louisiana's Creole Heritage Site ©
Laura: Louisiana's Creole Heritage Site
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.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Mon): pause for some photo ops at Dealey Plaza National Historic Landmark District and then see the interesting displays at Perot Museum of Nature and Science.

For where to stay, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Dallas trip planner.

Traveling by flight from New Orleans to Dallas takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. While traveling from New Orleans, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Dallas, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. On the 13th (Tue), you're off to Santa Fe.

Things to do in Dallas

Museums Historic Sites
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Perot Museum of Nature and Science ©
Perot Museum of Nature and Science

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): see the interesting displays at New Mexico History Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at The Cathedral Basilica of St. Francis of Assisi, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Loretto Chapel, thenadmire the masterpieces at Georgia O'Keeffe Museum, and finally contemplate the long history of Santa Fe Plaza. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 15th (Thu): snap pictures at Rio Grande Gorge Bridge and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at San Francisco de Assisi Mission Church.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Santa Fe online journey builder.

You can fly from Dallas to Santa Fe in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Dallas in August, you will find days in Santa Fe are little chillier (°C), and nights are cooler (°C). Wrap up 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
Loretto Chapel ©
Loretto Chapel

2
nights
Phoenix

Phoenix ©
Phoenix is the capital and most populous city of the U.S. Kick 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 ratings, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Phoenix trip itinerary app.

Traveling by flight from Santa Fe to Phoenix takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In August, Phoenix is warmer than Santa Fe - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Sat) to allow time for 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.
Explore hidden gems such as Marin Headlands and Cathedral of the Blessed Sacrament. Visit Alcatraz Island and Filbert Street Stairs for their historical value. There's more to do: snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge and take some stellar pictures from Twin Peaks.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read our San Francisco attractions planner.

Traveling by flight from Phoenix to San Francisco takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Phoenix in August, expect San Francisco to be colder, temps between °C and °C. You will leave for home on the 21st (Wed).

Things to do in San Francisco

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

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

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