17 days in United States Itinerary

17 days in United States Itinerary

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17 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Perth
Fly:  24​h
1
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
Drive:  6​h 30​min
2
San Francisco
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 15​min
3
Aspen
— 4 nights
Fly:  7​h 15​min
4
Washington DC
— 2 nights
5
New York City
— 3 nights
bus + Fly:  28​h
End: Perth

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.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Wed): find something for the whole family at Disneyland Park. Keep things going the next day: see the interesting displays at The Getty Center, then make a trip to Hollywood Walk of Fame, and then look and learn at Griffith Observatory.

For traveler tips, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Los Angeles day trip planner .

Perth, Australia to Los Angeles is an approximately 24-hour flight. Traveling from Perth to Los Angeles, you'll gain 16 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Perth in February, with highs in Los Angeles at 25°C and lows at 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Disneyland Park
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Griffith Observatory ©
Griffith Observatory

1
night
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 15th (Fri): make a trip to Lombard Street, then wander the streets of Fisherman's Wharf, then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Alcatraz Island, and finally snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read San Francisco attractions planner .

You can fly from Los Angeles to San Francisco in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and subway; or drive. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Los Angeles in February: highs in San Francisco hover around 19°C, while lows dip to 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Aspen.

Things to do in San Francisco

Nature Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

4
nights
Aspen

Aspen ©
Known as a ski resort town, Aspen's history goes back to its roots as a silver-mining village tucked away in an isolated valley of the Rocky Mountains.
Venture out of the city with trips to Vail Mountain Resort (in Vail), Breckenridge Ski Resort (in Breckenridge) and Vail Valley Escape Room (in Avon). There's still lots to do: hit the slopes at Aspen Snowmass, test the waters at a local thermal spa, pause for some photo ops at The John Denver Sanctuary, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Maroon Bells.

Make your Aspen itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Getting from San Francisco to Aspen by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of subway and flight; or drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from San Francisco to Aspen due to the time zone difference. Expect colder temperatures when traveling from San Francisco in February; daily highs in Aspen reach 4°C and lows reach -11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Aspen

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports

Side Trips

Snowmass Village, Breckenridge Ski Resort, Vail Mountain Resort, Vail Valley Escape Room, Thermal Spas
Highlights from your plan
Maroon Bells ©
Maroon Bells
Aspen Snowmass ©
Aspen Snowmass
Thermal Spas

2
nights
Washington DC

Washington DC ©
The capital of the United States, the District of Columbia contains the lion's share of the country's most treasured monuments, memorials, and public museums.
Washington DC is known for museums, historic sites, nightlife, zoos & aquariums, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art, see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, appreciate the history behind Vietnam Veterans Memorial, and explore the activities along Tidal Basin.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Washington DC itinerary planner .

Getting from Aspen to Washington DC by flight takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and train; or drive. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a 2 hour difference. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Aspen in February: high temperatures in Washington DC hover around 10°C and lows are around 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) early enough to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art

3
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: explore and take pictures at Central Park, don't miss a visit to Rockefeller Center, explore the galleries of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, and examine the collection at 9/11 Memorial.

To see reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read our New York City trip planner .

Getting from Washington DC to New York City by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 9°C in February, and nighttime lows around -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums Historic Sites
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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