16 days in United States Itinerary

16 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
San Francisco
— 2 nights
2
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
3
Las Vegas
— 1 night
4
Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
5
Houston
— 1 day
6
New Orleans
— 1 night
7
Orlando
— 2 nights
8
Chicago
— 1 night
9
New York City
— 2 nights

2
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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 29th (Wed): steep yourself in history at Golden Gate Bridge, tour the pleasant surroundings at Alcatraz Island, and then take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get curious at Exploratorium and then stroll around Golden Gate Park.

To find where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our San Francisco trip maker site.

Pune, India to San Francisco is an approximately 22.5-hour flight. Traveling from Pune to San Francisco, you'll gain 13.5 hours due to the time zone difference. April in San Francisco sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 12°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks · Historic Sites · Childrens Museums
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Fri): find something for the whole family at Disneyland Park and then look and learn at Griffith Observatory. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat): take in the waterfront at Santa Monica Pier and then make an unforgettable trip to Disney California Adventure Park.

For more things to do, photos, maps, and more tourist information, use the Los Angeles online day trip planner.

Getting from San Francisco to Los Angeles by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from San Francisco in April: highs in Los Angeles hover around 28°C, while lows dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) so you can travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks · Childrens Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Anaheim, Santa Monica Pier
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Disney California Adventure Park ©
Disney California Adventure Park
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier

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.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Sun): admire the natural beauty at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, ponder the design of Fountains of Bellagio, then immerse yourself in nature at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, and finally get your game on at Wreck Room.

To find where to stay, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Las Vegas online vacation planner.

You can fly from Los Angeles to Las Vegas in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. When traveling from Los Angeles in May, plan for somewhat warmer days in Las Vegas, with highs around 36°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) to allow time to drive to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks · Nature · Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area ©
Wreck Room ©
Wreck Room

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.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Mon): take in breathtaking views at Inner Canyon and then hike along Rim Trail. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Tue): explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim and then trek along Bright Angel Trail.

To find reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, read Grand Canyon National Park road trip planning website.

You can drive from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is 1 hour. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Las Vegas in May: highs in Grand Canyon National Park hover around 23°C, while lows dip to 0°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) so you can travel to Houston.

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

1
day
Houston

Houston ©
Although urban sprawl remains synonymous with Houston, most of the city's tourist attractions lie within the relatively small downtown area, surrounded by diverse neighborhoods housing the nation's biggest African-American, Asian-American, and Latino communities.
On the 6th (Wed), stroll the grounds of Glenwood Cemetery and then get your game on at Escape Hunt.

To see more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Houston travel itinerary planner.

Do a combination of bus and flight from Grand Canyon National Park to Houston in 10 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Central Standard Time (CST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in May, you will find days in Houston are a bit warmer (34°C), and nights are much hotter (23°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Houston

Historic Sites · Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
Glenwood Cemetery ©
Glenwood Cemetery
Escape Hunt ©
Escape Hunt

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Thu): get to know the resident critters at Audubon Zoo, learn about all things military at The National WWII Museum, and then look for gifts at Faulkner House Books.

To find photos, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, use the New Orleans travel route website.

Getting from Houston to New Orleans by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Houston in May, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in New Orleans: temperatures range from 24°C by day to 24°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) so you can travel to Orlando.

Things to do in New Orleans

Zoos & Aquariums · Parks · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Audubon Zoo ©
Audubon Zoo
The National WWII Museum ©
The National WWII Museum
Faulkner House Books ©
Faulkner House Books

2
nights
Orlando

Orlando ©
For most people, any mention of Orlando immediately conjures up images of sprawling theme parks filled with characters plucked right out of popular animated movies.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Fri): discover the magic at Happily Ever After Fireworks, get in on the family fun at Magic Kingdom Park, and then have some family-friendly fun at Nomadic. Here are some ideas for day two: test your problem-solving skills at The Escape Game Orlando and then find something for the whole family at Universal's Islands of Adventure.

To find traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Orlando trip planner.

You can fly from New Orleans to Orlando in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from New Orleans to Orlando. When traveling from New Orleans in May, plan for somewhat warmer days in Orlando, with highs around 36°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks · Fun & Games · Nightlife
Highlights from your plan
Magic Kingdom Park ©
Magic Kingdom Park
Universal's Islands of Adventure ©
Universal's Islands of Adventure
Happily Ever After Fireworks ©
Happily Ever After Fireworks

1
night
Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
On the 10th (Sun), get curious at Museum of Science and Industry, observe the fascinating underwater world at Shedd Aquarium, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Millennium Park.

To find out how to plan a trip to Chicago, use our trip itinerary maker.

You can fly from Orlando to Chicago in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Orlando to Chicago due to the time zone difference. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Orlando in May, with highs in Chicago at 25°C and lows at 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) so you can travel to New York City.

Things to do in Chicago

Childrens Museums · Parks · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Museum of Science and Industry ©
Museum of Science and Industry
Shedd Aquarium ©
Shedd Aquarium
Millennium Park
Millennium Park

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Mon): examine the collection at New York Public Library and then take in the pleasant sights at Central Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Tue): snap pictures at Brooklyn Bridge, explore the world behind art at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, and then enjoy breathtaking views from Empire State Building.

To find other places to visit, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, go to the New York City trip builder website.

You can fly from Chicago to New York City in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Chicago to New York City, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In May, daily temperatures in New York City can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Parks · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building

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