17 days in United States Itinerary

17 days in United States Itinerary

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17 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Manchester
Fly:  14​h 45​min
1
New Orleans
— 2 nights
Drive:  6​h
2
Houston
— 2 nights
3
Austin
— 3 nights
Drive:  10​h 30​min
4
El Paso
— 1 night
5
Phoenix
— 2 nights
Drive:  6​h 15​min
6
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
7
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
Fly:  14​h
End: Manchester

2
nights
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.
Whitney Plantation and Jackson Square are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Museum-lovers will appreciate The Sydney and Walda Besthoff Sculpture Garden at NOMA and Escape My Room New Orleans. And it doesn't end there: get to know the fascinating history of Garden District, make a trip to French Quarter, take a stroll through Royal Street, and take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Louis Cathedral.

To see maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the New Orleans sightseeing planner .

Manchester, UK to New Orleans is an approximately 15-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of flight and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 6 hours traveling from Manchester to New Orleans. When traveling from Manchester in November, plan for a bit warmer days in New Orleans, with highs around 19°C, while nights are warmer with lows around 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Houston.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Shopping

Side Trip

Whitney Plantation
Highlights from your plan
Escape My Room New Orleans ©
Escape My Room New Orleans
Whitney Plantation ©
Whitney Plantation
Garden District ©
Garden District

2
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Tue): admire the masterpieces at Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, explore the world behind art at Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens, and then test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Wed): examine the collection at Space Center Houston.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Houston holiday planner.

You can fly from New Orleans to Houston in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car, flight, and bus; or drive. Traveling from New Orleans in November, you will find days in Houston are somewhat warmer (26°C), and nights are slightly colder (15°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Austin.

Things to do in Houston

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston ©
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston
Space Center Houston ©
Space Center Houston
Bayou Bend Collection and Gardens ©

3
nights
Austin

Austin ©
Despite its laid-back college vibe, Austin is an influential center for politics, technology, film, and music.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Thu): do a tasting at Becker Vineyards (Winery), then steep yourself in history at Admiral Nimitz State Historic Site, and then contemplate the long history of Pioneer Museum Complex. On the 8th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Garrison Brothers Distillery and then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Mary's Catholic Church.

For photos, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Austin online tour itinerary builder .

Drive from Houston to Austin in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. In November, daytime highs in Austin are 25°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) early enough to travel to El Paso.

Things to do in Austin

Historic Sites Museums Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

Fredericksburg, Becker Vineyards (Winery), Garrison Brothers Distillery
Highlights from your plan
Garrison Brothers Distillery ©
Garrison Brothers Distillery
Pioneer Museum Complex ©
Pioneer Museum Complex
Becker Vineyards (Winery) ©
Becker Vineyards (Winery)

1
night
El Paso

El Paso ©
El Paso is a city in and the seat of El Paso County, Texas, United States. Start off your visit on the 9th (Sat): contemplate the long history of San Jacinto Plaza, then get a new perspective on nature at UTEP Centennial Museum and Chihuahuan Desert Gardens, then learn about winemaking at La Vina Winery, and finally do a tasting at Sombra Antigua Winery. On the 10th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: steep yourself in history at Magoffin Home State Historic Site.

For other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read El Paso planning tool .

You can fly from Austin to El Paso in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Austin to El Paso. Traveling from Austin in November, expect slightly colder with lows of 7°C in El Paso. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Sun) to allow time for travel to Phoenix.

Things to do in El Paso

Wineries Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Sombra Antigua Winery, La Vina Winery
Highlights from your plan
Sombra Antigua Winery ©
Sombra Antigua Winery
La Vina Winery ©
La Vina Winery

2
nights
Phoenix

Phoenix ©
Phoenix is the capital and most populous city of the U.S. On the 11th (Mon), examine the collection at Buddy Stubbs Harley-Davidson and then browse the exhibits of Desert Botanical Garden.

To find maps, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Phoenix trip planner .

Getting from El Paso to Phoenix by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a bus; or drive. In November, Phoenix is somewhat warmer than El Paso - with highs of 30°C and lows of 15°C. You will leave for Las Vegas on the 12th (Tue).

Things to do in Phoenix

Museums Wildlife Parks
Highlights from your plan
Desert Botanical Garden ©
Desert Botanical Garden
Buddy Stubbs Harley-Davidson ©
Buddy Stubbs Harley-Davidson

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.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Wed): examine the collection at The Mob Museum, shop like a local with The Strip, and then don't miss a visit to Bellagio Fountains. Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at Counts Kustoms, see the interesting displays at Pinball Hall of Fame, and then see the interesting displays at The Neon Museum.

To find maps, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Las Vegas trip planner.

Traveling by bus from Phoenix to Las Vegas takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Phoenix to Las Vegas is minus 1 hour. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Phoenix in November; daily highs in Las Vegas reach 23°C and lows reach 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) early enough to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
The Strip ©
The Strip
The Neon Museum ©
The Neon Museum
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum

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 15th (Fri): examine the collection at The Getty Center, then kick back and relax at Venice Beach and Boardwalk, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Santa Monica Pier, and finally explore the world behind art at Los Angeles County Museum of Art. On the 16th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore and take pictures at El Pueblo de Los Angeles and then see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory.

To see reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Los Angeles journey maker site .

Getting from Las Vegas to Los Angeles by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Las Vegas in November, with highs in Los Angeles at 28°C and lows at 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums Parks Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Santa Monica Pier
Highlights from your plan
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Griffith Observatory ©
Griffith Observatory
Los Angeles County Museum of Art ©
Los Angeles County Museum of Art

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