17 days in United States Itinerary

17 days in United States Itinerary

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17 days in United States Itinerary

Start: New York City
1
New York City
— 3 nights
Fly + bus:  5​h
2
Niagara Falls
— 1 night
bus + Fly:  4​h 30​min
3
Washington DC
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 45​min
4
Chicago
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h
5
Orlando
— 2 nights
Fly + Drive:  4​h
6
Florida City
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  8​h 15​min
7
Los Angeles
— 3 nights
train + Fly:  4​h 15​min
8
San Francisco
— 3 nights
End: San Francisco

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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.
Attractions like Central Park and Statue of Liberty National Monument make great kid-friendly stops. Shop till you drop at Fifth Avenue and Tiffany & Co.. There's lots more to do: explore the world behind art at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, take in panoramic vistas at Empire State Building, and stop by Astor Wines & Spirits.

For ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our New York City travel itinerary planner.

If you are flying in from United Arab Emirates, the closest major airports are La Guardia Airport, Newark Liberty International Airport and John F Kennedy International Airport. In July, daily temperatures in New York City can reach 35°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Niagara Falls.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Shopping Museums
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Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Statue of Liberty National Monument ©

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Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls ©
The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S.
On the 5th (Thu), take in the dramatic scenery at Niagara Falls and then meet the residents at Aquarium of Niagara.

To see where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Niagara Falls road trip tool .

You can do a combination of bus and flight from New York City to Niagara Falls in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, flight, and bus; or drive. Traveling from New York City in July, expect Niagara Falls to be slightly colder, temps between 32°C and 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) early enough to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

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Aquarium of Niagara ©
Aquarium of Niagara
Niagara Falls ©
Niagara Falls

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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 6th (Fri): hunt for treasures at Eastern Market, then see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, then learn more about the world around you at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, and finally appreciate the history behind Vietnam Veterans Memorial.

To see other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Washington DC trip itinerary site .

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Niagara Falls to Washington DC in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Niagara Falls in July: high temperatures in Washington DC hover around 37°C and lows are around 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Washington DC

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National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
Eastern Market ©
Eastern Market

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Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Sat): get a taste of the local shopping with The Magnificent Mile and then admire all the interesting features of Wrigley Field. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 8th (Sun): get curious at Museum of Science and Industry, then admire the masterpieces at The Art Institute of Chicago, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Millennium Park.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Chicago trip builder tool .

Getting from Washington DC to Chicago by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Washington DC to Chicago due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Washington DC in July; daily highs in Chicago reach 33°C and lows reach 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) so you can travel to Orlando.

Things to do in Chicago

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The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
Museum of Science and Industry ©
Museum of Science and Industry
Wrigley Field ©
Wrigley Field

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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.
On the 9th (Mon), get in on the family fun at Walt Disney World Resort. On the next day, discover the magic at Happily Ever After Fireworks, then look for gifts at Disney Springs, and then stop by The Mall at Millenia.

To see photos, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Orlando trip builder website .

Fly from Chicago to Orlando in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Chicago to Orlando. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Chicago in July; daily highs in Orlando reach 38°C and lows reach 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) so you can travel to Florida City.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks Shopping Nightlife
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Happily Ever After Fireworks ©
Happily Ever After Fireworks
Walt Disney World Resort ©
Walt Disney World Resort
Disney Springs ©
Disney Springs

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Florida City

Florida City ©
Florida City is a city in Miami-Dade County, Florida, United States and is the southernmost municipality in the South Florida metropolitan area. Start off your visit on the 11th (Wed): stop by Robert Is Here and then immerse yourself in nature at John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Thu): stop by R.F. Orchids and then look for all kinds of wild species at Florida Keys Wild Bird Rehabilitation Center.

For traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Florida City trip planning site .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Orlando to Florida City. July in Florida City sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Florida City

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Side Trips

Homestead, John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park
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John Pennekamp Coral Reef State Park ©
R.F. Orchids ©
R.F. Orchids
Robert Is Here ©
Robert Is Here

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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.
On the 13th (Fri), get in on the family fun at Disneyland Park. Here are some ideas for day two: make an unforgettable trip to Disney California Adventure Park.

To see where to stay, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles trip planner .

Explore your travel options from Florida City to Los Angeles with the Route module. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -3 hour difference. In July, Los Angeles is slightly colder than Florida City - with highs of 33°C and lows of 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Childrens Museums Museums

Side Trip

Anaheim
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Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Disney California Adventure Park ©
Disney California Adventure Park
Griffith Observatory ©
Griffith Observatory

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
On the 16th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the natural beauty at Japanese Tea Garden, take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, then head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, and finally enjoy some diversion at RocketBoat.

To find where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the San Francisco online road trip planner .

Traveling by combination of train and flight from Los Angeles to San Francisco takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from Los Angeles in July, expect San Francisco to be little chillier, temps between 26°C and 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Wed) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Shopping Museums Historic Sites
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Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium
Ferry Building Marketplace ©
Ferry Building Marketplace

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