16 days in United States Itinerary

16 days in United States Itinerary

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16 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Athens
Fly + bus:  13​h 15​min
1
New York City
— 4 nights
Fly:  8​h 45​min
2
San Diego
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
3
Long Beach
— 1 night
Drive:  30​min
4
Los Angeles
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 30​min
5
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
Drive:  9​h 45​min
6
San Francisco
— 2 nights
Fly:  19​h
End: Dubai

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes The Metropolitan Opera as well as The Lion King. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Fifth Avenue and West Village. Get some cultural insight at The Metropolitan Museum of Art and New York Public Library. Next up on the itinerary: take a stroll through Times Square, get a taste of the local shopping with Shopping Girlfriend NYC, enjoy breathtaking views from Empire State Building, and get a new perspective on nature at American Museum of Natural History.

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Athens, Greece to New York City is an approximately 13.5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also fly; or do a combination of flight and train. You'll gain 7 hours traveling from Athens to New York City due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Athens, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in New York City, ranging from highs of 24°C to lows of 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to San Diego.

Things to do in New York City

Shopping Museums Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
American Museum of Natural History ©

1
night
San Diego

San Diego ©
Divided into neighborhoods with distinct characters and cultural heritages, San Diego sits just north of the Mexican border and offers visitors a blend of tourist attractions, including a lively nightlife, diverse cuisine, and a thriving musical scene.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sat): get a taste of the local shopping with Gaslamp Quarter and then see the interesting displays at USS Midway Museum.

For where to stay, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, use the San Diego holiday planner .

Getting from New York City to San Diego by combination of bus and flight takes about 8.5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. Traveling from New York City to San Diego, you'll gain 3 hours due to the time zone difference. In October, San Diego is a bit warmer than New York City - with highs of 30°C and lows of 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Long Beach.

Things to do in San Diego

Museums Shopping
Highlights from your plan
USS Midway Museum ©
USS Midway Museum
Gaslamp Quarter ©
Gaslamp Quarter

1
night
Long Beach

Long Beach ©
Long Beach has long been overshadowed by its bigger and more famous neighbor known as the City of Angels.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Sun): enjoy the sand and surf at Manhattan Beach and then examine the collection at The Queen Mary. Keep things going the next day: find something for the whole family at Disneyland Park.

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Traveling by car from San Diego to Long Beach takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of flight and bus. October in Long Beach sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 19°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) so you can drive to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Long Beach

Theme Parks Museums Beaches

Side Trips

Disneyland Park, Manhattan Beach
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Manhattan Beach ©
Manhattan Beach
The Queen Mary ©
The Queen Mary

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Tue): stroll through Venice Beach and Boardwalk, then get a taste of the local shopping with Third Street Promenade, then see the interesting displays at The Getty Center, and finally look for gifts at Hollywood & Highland.

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Los Angeles is just a stone's throw from Long Beach. In October in Los Angeles, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 19°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) so you can travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Beaches Shopping Museums

Side Trip

Third Street Promenade
Highlights from your plan
Venice Beach and Boardwalk ©
Venice Beach and Boardwalk
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Third Street Promenade ©
Third Street Promenade

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 the 16th (Wed), examine the collection at The Mob Museum, appreciate the extensive heritage of The Strip, and then listen to music at Bellagio Fountains. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Thu): see the interesting displays at Nostalgia Street Rods, then stroll through Willow Beach, and then see the interesting displays at The Neon Museum.

To find traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Las Vegas driving holiday planner.

Fly from Los Angeles to Las Vegas in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In October, daytime highs in Las Vegas are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Fri) to allow time for travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Museums Neighborhoods Shopping

Side Trip

Willow Beach
Highlights from your plan
The Strip ©
The Strip
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum
The Neon Museum ©
The Neon Museum

2
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Sat): get a taste of the local shopping with Union Square, take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, and then explore the striking landscape of Alcatraz Island. On the 20th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: kick back and relax at China Beach, browse the different shops at Ferry Building Marketplace, and then kick back and relax at Marshall’s Beach.

To find photos, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our San Francisco vacation planner.

You can fly from Las Vegas to San Francisco in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and subway; or drive. Traveling from Las Vegas in October, expect nights in San Francisco to be about the same, around 15°C, while days are slightly colder, around 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Beaches Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf
Union Square ©
Union Square

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