17 days in United States Itinerary

17 days in United States Itinerary

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Start: Paris
Fly:  14 h 30 min
1
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h
2
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
Fly:  5 h
3
Austin
— 1 night
Fly:  8 h
4
Yellowstone National Park
— 4 nights
Fly:  11 h 30 min
5
Williamsburg
— 1 night
Fly:  6 h 30 min
6
Charleston
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 45 min
7
Washington DC
— 2 nights
Fly:  12 h 15 min
End: Paris

3
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Visit Golden Gate Bridge and SS Jeremiah O'Brien for their historical value. For shopping fun, head to City Lights Booksellers or Ferry Building Marketplace. The adventure continues: head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, take in nature's colorful creations at San Francisco Botanical Garden, and look for all kinds of wild species at Strawberry Hill.

To see more things to do, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our San Francisco tour itinerary app.

Paris, France to San Francisco is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 9 hours. Traveling from Paris in January, things will get somewhat warmer in San Francisco: highs are around 17°C and lows about 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Historic Sites Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Ferry Building Marketplace ©
Ferry Building Marketplace

3
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.
Do your shopping at The Strip and The Grand Canal Shoppes at The Venetian. There's much more to do: take in breathtaking views at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, see the interesting displays at The Mob Museum, browse the different shops at The Forum Shops at Caesars, and get your game on at Wreck Room.

To see ratings, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Las Vegas trip planner.

You can fly from San Francisco to Las Vegas in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from San Francisco in January, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Las Vegas, with lows of 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Austin.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Shopping Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Lake Mead National Recreation Area
Highlights from your plan
The Strip ©
The Strip
The Grand Canal Shoppes at The Venetian ©
The Grand Canal Shoppes at The Venetian
The Forum Shops at Caesars ©
The Forum Shops at Caesars

1
night
Austin

Austin ©
Despite its laid-back college vibe, Austin is an influential center for politics, technology, film, and music.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Fri): look for all kinds of wild species at Wild Basin Preserve, admire the natural beauty at Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center, and then take in the views from Congress Avenue Bridge / Austin Bats.

To see other places to visit, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Austin sightseeing planning tool.

Getting from Las Vegas to Austin by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Las Vegas to Austin, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in January, and nighttime lows around 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) so you can travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Austin

Parks Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center ©
Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center
Congress Avenue Bridge / Austin Bats ©
Congress Avenue Bridge / Austin Bats

4
nights
Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone National Park ©
An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
Yellowstone National Park is known for nature, wildlife, and trails. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: identify plant and animal life at Yellowstone River Picnic Area, explore the striking landscape at Beryl Spring, make a trip to The 45th Parallel, and hike along Natural Bridge Trail.

To see reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Yellowstone National Park trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Austin to Yellowstone National Park by flight takes about 8 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus, shuttle, and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Austin to Yellowstone National Park is minus 1 hour. In January, Yellowstone National Park is much colder than Austin - with highs of -5°C and lows of -20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) early enough to travel to Williamsburg.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Wildlife Parks Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Yellowstone River Picnic Area ©
Yellowstone River Picnic Area
Lamar Valley ©
Lamar Valley
Lehardy's Rapids ©
Lehardy's Rapids

1
night
Williamsburg

Williamsburg ©
Founded in 1632 as a fortified settlement on the high ground between two rivers, Williamsburg served as a colonial capital of Virginia for over 80 years.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Wed): steep yourself in history at Colonial Williamsburg and then contemplate the long history of Jamestown Settlement.

To see photos, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, go to the Williamsburg trip maker app.

Getting from Yellowstone National Park to Williamsburg by flight takes about 11.5 hours. Other options: drive. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park to Williamsburg, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park in January, things will get much hotter in Williamsburg: highs are around 11°C and lows about 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) so you can travel to Charleston.

Things to do in Williamsburg

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Colonial Williamsburg ©
Colonial Williamsburg
Jamestown Settlement ©
Jamestown Settlement

2
nights
Charleston

Charleston ©
Many visitors describe their Charleston holiday as a warm embrace by an old, dear friend--who lived about 200 years ago.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Thu): identify plant and animal life at Sewee Visitor & Environmental Education Center, look for all kinds of wild species at The Center for Birds of Prey, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Cape Romain National Wildlife Refuge. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the long history of Nathaniel Russell House, paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour, thenidentify plant and animal life at Caw Caw Interpretive Center, and finally make a trip to Charleston Fire Department, Station 2/3.

For where to stay, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Charleston trip planner.

You can fly from Williamsburg to Charleston in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and car. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Williamsburg in January: high temperatures in Charleston hover around 17°C and lows are around 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri) early enough to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Charleston

Wildlife Parks Tours

Side Trips

Awendaw, Caw Caw Interpretive Center
Highlights from your plan
The Center for Birds of Prey ©
The Center for Birds of Prey
Nathaniel Russell House ©
Nathaniel Russell House
Caw Caw Interpretive Center ©
Caw Caw Interpretive Center

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.
On the 23rd (Sat), look for all kinds of wild species at Audubon Naturalist Society Woodend Sanctuary, admire the landmark architecture of Washington National Cathedral, thenappreciate the history behind Vietnam Veterans Memorial, and finally get to know the fascinating history of The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier.

For more things to do, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Washington DC day trip planning tool.

Fly from Charleston to Washington DC in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and train. Traveling from Charleston in January, expect Washington DC to be little chillier, temps between 7°C and -1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Washington DC

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Audubon Naturalist Society Woodend Sanctuary, The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
Highlights from your plan
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier ©
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
Washington National Cathedral ©
Washington National Cathedral
Audubon Naturalist Society Woodend Sanctuary ©

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