17 days in United States Itinerary

17 days in United States Itinerary

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17 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Dammam
Fly + Drive:  28​h
1
New York City
— 4 nights
Fly:  6​h
2
Orlando
— 4 nights
Fly:  13​h 30​min
3
Yosemite National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h
4
San Francisco
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 15​min
5
Seattle
— 3 nights
Fly:  21​h 45​min
End: Dammam

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.
Family-friendly places like Central Park and American Museum of Natural History will thrill your kids. Step out of New York City with an excursion to Bronx Zoo in Bronx--about 36 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: explore the galleries of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, take in the views from Brooklyn Bridge, don't miss a visit to 9/11 Memorial, and pause for some photo ops at Statue of Liberty National Monument.

For traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the New York City trip itinerary maker website .

Dammam, Saudi Arabia to New York City is an approximately 28-hour combination of flight and car. Traveling from Dammam to New York City, you'll gain 8 hours due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Dammam in August, plan for cooler days and a bit cooler nights in New York City: temperatures range from 34°C by day to 25°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) so you can travel to Orlando.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Bronx Zoo
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Bronx Zoo ©
Bronx Zoo

4
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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Walt Disney World Resort and Universal Orlando Resort. And it doesn't end there: find something for the whole family at Universal's Islands of Adventure, laugh and play at Happily Ever After Fireworks, don't miss a visit to Cinderella Castle, and get your game on at 7D Dark Ride Adventure.

To find maps, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Orlando online vacation planner .

Traveling by flight from New York City to Orlando takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. While traveling from New York City, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Orlando, ranging from highs of 39°C to lows of 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Wed) to allow time for travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks Fun & Games Museums

Side Trip

Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art
Highlights from your plan
Happily Ever After Fireworks ©
Happily Ever After Fireworks
Walt Disney World Resort ©
Walt Disney World Resort
Universal's Islands of Adventure ©
Universal's Islands of Adventure

2
nights
Yosemite National Park

Yosemite National Park ©
Massive granite mountains, towering waterfalls, groves of Giant Sequoia trees, and wilderness as far as the eye can see distinguish the landscape of Yosemite National Park.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Thu): take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier Point, then take in the dramatic natural features at Sentinel Dome, then admire the sheer force of Vernal Fall, and finally take in the awesome beauty at Cathedral Beach Picnic Area. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Fri): make a trip to Olmsted Point, take some stellar pictures from Yosemite, Tunnel View, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Mariposa Grove.

To find where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Yosemite National Park trip planning tool .

Traveling by flight from Orlando to Yosemite National Park takes 13.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Orlando to Yosemite National Park is minus 3 hours. Traveling from Orlando in August, expect nights in Yosemite National Park to be colder, around 7°C, while days are slightly colder, around 32°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to drive to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Cathedral Beach Picnic Area ©
Cathedral Beach Picnic Area
Sentinel Dome ©
Sentinel Dome

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 17th (Sat): see the interesting displays at Cable Car Museum, engage your brain at Exploratorium, and then take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge.

To see reviews, ratings, and tourist information, use the San Francisco trip planner .

Traveling by car from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Yosemite National Park in August: highs in San Francisco hover around 26°C, while lows dip to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) early enough to travel to Seattle.

Things to do in San Francisco

Museums Childrens Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium
Cable Car Museum ©
Cable Car Museum
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge

3
nights
Seattle

Seattle ©
Nicknamed the "Emerald City" because of its abundant evergreen trees, Seattle is the cultural and business center of the Pacific Northwest, as well as a popular holiday destination.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Sun): observe the fascinating underwater world at Seattle Aquarium, then get a taste of the local shopping with Pike Place Market, then shop like a local with Chihuly Garden and Glass, and finally make a trip to Space Needle. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the waterfront views at Hiram M. Chittenden Locks, then admire nature's wide array of creatures at Woodland Park Zoo, then see the interesting displays at The Museum of Flight, and finally get in on the family fun at Seattle Great Wheel.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Seattle trip builder .

You can fly from San Francisco to Seattle in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from San Francisco in August: highs in Seattle hover around 31°C, while lows dip to 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Tue) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Seattle

Parks Museums Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Seattle Aquarium ©
Seattle Aquarium
Space Needle ©
Space Needle
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market

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