17 days in United States Itinerary

17 days in United States Itinerary

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17 days in United States Itinerary

Start: New York City
fly:  41​h
1
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h
2
Los Angeles
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
3
San Francisco
— 5 nights
Fly + bus:  8​h 45​min
4
New York City
— 4 nights
End: New York City

2
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.
Change things up with a short trip to Hoover Dam in Boulder City (about 50 minutes away). There's lots more to do: ponder the design of Bellagio Fountains, try your luck at Bellagio Hotel and Casino, get a taste of the local shopping with The Strip, and make a trip to Stratosphere Tower.

To find maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Las Vegas road trip planning tool .

New York City to Las Vegas is an approximately 41-hour car ride. You can also take a train. The time zone difference when traveling from New York City to Las Vegas is minus 3 hours. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from New York City in August, with highs in Las Vegas at 45°C and lows at 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) to allow time to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Shopping Neighborhoods Historic Sites

Side Trip

Hoover Dam
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
The Strip ©
The Strip
Hoover Dam ©
Hoover Dam

3
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.
Take a break from Los Angeles with a short trip to Disneyland Park in Anaheim, about 30 minutes away. Pack the 24th (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. The adventure continues: examine the collection at The Getty Center, take in the waterfront at Santa Monica Pier, see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory, and make a trip to Hollywood Walk of Fame.

For more things to do, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, use the Los Angeles trip itinerary maker tool .

You can fly from Las Vegas to Los Angeles in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Las Vegas in August: high temperatures in Los Angeles hover around 34°C and lows are around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Disneyland Park, Santa Monica Pier
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center

5
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Dedicate the 29th (Thu) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. There's much more to do: snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, take in nature's colorful creations at Japanese Tea Garden, explore and take pictures at AT&T Park, and examine the collection at Exploratorium.

To find where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our San Francisco vacation builder site .

You can fly from Los Angeles to San Francisco in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Los Angeles in August, things will get a bit cooler in San Francisco: highs are around 26°C and lows about 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) so you can travel to New York City.

Things to do in San Francisco

Tours Parks Museums
Highlights from your plan
Walking tours
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island

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: don't miss a visit to Central Park, pause for some photo ops at Statue of Liberty National Monument, enjoy breathtaking views from Empire State Building, and explore the world behind art at The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Make your New York City itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from San Francisco to New York City in 9 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 3 hours traveling from San Francisco to New York City. In August, New York City is a bit warmer than San Francisco - with highs of 34°C and lows of 25°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks 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

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