17 days in United States Itinerary

17 days in United States Itinerary

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17 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Mumbai
Fly:  19​h
1
Washington DC
— 2 nights
Fly:  7​h
2
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
3
Los Angeles
— 1 night
Drive:  7​h 30​min
4
Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
5
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Fly:  7​h 15​min
6
Orlando
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
7
Niagara Falls
— 1 night
bus + Fly:  4​h 45​min
8
New York City
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  16​h 45​min
End: Mumbai

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.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Sat): explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Art, then examine the collection at National Air and Space Museum, then contemplate the waterfront views at Tidal Basin, and finally pause for some photo ops at Washington Monument. On the 20th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Washington National Cathedral, appreciate the history behind Vietnam Veterans Memorial, and then get a sense of history and politics at The White House.

To see photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Washington DC travel route builder website .

Mumbai, India to Washington DC is an approximately 19-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. You'll gain 10 hours traveling from Mumbai to Washington DC due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Mumbai in May, plan for slightly colder days in Washington DC, with highs around 29°C, while nights are cooler with lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
Tidal Basin ©
Tidal Basin

3
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
On the 21st (Mon), snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island, then take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, and finally catch a ride on Cable Cars. On the next day, explore the engaging exhibits at Exploratorium, tour the pleasant surroundings at Golden Gate Park, then admire the natural beauty at Japanese Tea Garden, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Filbert Steps.

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Traveling by flight from Washington DC to San Francisco takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from Washington DC to San Francisco. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Washington DC in May: high temperatures in San Francisco hover around 23°C and lows are around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) to allow time to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Francisco

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

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.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Wed): get in on the family fun at Universal Studios Hollywood.

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Traveling by combination of flight and train from San Francisco to Los Angeles takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In May, Los Angeles is a bit warmer than San Francisco - with highs of 28°C and lows of 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) so you can go by car to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks
Highlights from your plan
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood

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.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Thu): appreciate the history behind Powell Point. On the 25th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: hike along Rim Trail and then take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim.

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You can drive from Los Angeles to Grand Canyon National Park in 7.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight, taxi, and bus; or do a combination of bus and flight. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Los Angeles to Grand Canyon National Park due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Los Angeles in May, you will find days in Grand Canyon National Park are a bit cooler (24°C), and nights are cooler (0°C). Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail
South Kaibab Trail ©
South Kaibab Trail

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.
On the 27th (Sun), examine the collection at The Mob Museum, then explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, then admire the natural beauty at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, and finally take in a show at Bellagio Fountains.

To see maps, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Las Vegas online trip planner .

Traveling by combination of flight and car from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and flight. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in May: highs in Las Vegas hover around 36°C, while lows dip to 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) so you can travel to Orlando.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Nature Museums
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum

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 29th (Tue): find something for the whole family at Walt Disney World Resort.

To find photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Orlando sightseeing site .

Getting from Las Vegas to Orlando by flight takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and train; or drive. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time, which is usually a 3 hour difference. In May in Orlando, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 24°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Wed) early enough to travel to Niagara Falls.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks
Highlights from your plan
Walt Disney World Resort ©
Walt Disney World Resort

1
night
Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls ©
The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S.
Find out how to plan Niagara Falls trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.

You can do a combination of train, taxi, and flight from Orlando to Niagara Falls in 5.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train, flight, and bus; or drive. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from Orlando in May: high temperatures in Niagara Falls hover around 23°C and lows are around 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Thu) so you can travel to New York City.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Niagara Falls ©
Niagara Falls
One Niagara Welcome Center ©
One Niagara Welcome Center

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.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, shopping, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: go for a walk through Central Park, enjoy breathtaking views from Top of the Rock Observation Deck, make a trip to 9/11 Memorial, and admire the striking features of Empire State Building.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read New York City road trip planning app .

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Niagara Falls to New York City in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, flight, and train; or drive. Traveling from Niagara Falls in May, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in New York City, with lows of 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums 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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