17 days in United States Itinerary

17 days in United States Itinerary

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17 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Brisbane
Fly:  22​h
1
Nashville
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h
2
Chicago
— 2 nights
Fly + bus:  5​h
3
New York City
— 3 nights
bus + Fly:  9​h
4
Seattle
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h
5
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h
6
San Francisco
— 2 nights
Fly:  19​h 30​min
End: Brisbane

2
nights
Nashville

Nashville ©
Known as the capital of country music, the thriving city of Nashville combines old-world southern charm with a progressive urban flair.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Tue): contemplate the long history of Historic Travellers Rest Plantation & Museum, then contemplate the long history of Historic Cragfont, and then get your game on at BATL - The Backyard Axe Throwing League. Here are some ideas for day two: stroll the grounds of Woodlawn Cemetery, explore the world behind art at Storytellers Museum, cruise along Natchez Trace Parkway, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Sri Ganesha Temple, and finally stroll the grounds of Mt. Olivet Cemetery.

To find more things to do, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Nashville trip maker .

Brisbane, Australia to Nashville is an approximately 23-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 16 hours traveling from Brisbane to Nashville. When traveling from Brisbane in May, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Nashville: temperatures range from 31°C by day to 17°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) early enough to travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Nashville

Historic Sites Museums Fun & Games

Side Trips

Historic Cragfont, Storytellers Hideaway Farm and Museum
Highlights from your plan
Historic Travellers Rest ©
Historic Travellers Rest
Storytellers Hideaway Farm and Museum ©
Sri Ganesha Temple ©
Sri Ganesha Temple

2
nights
Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Thu): examine the collection at Oriental Institute Museum, stroll through Oak Street Beach, and then get your game on at Team vs Time. Here are some ideas for day two: examine the collection at Money Museum at the Federal Reserve Bank, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Baha'i House of Worship, then grab your bike and head to Busse Woods Trail System, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at North Avenue Beach.

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Fly from Nashville to Chicago in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, bus, and subway; or drive. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Nashville in May, with highs in Chicago at 25°C and lows at 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) early enough to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Chicago

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Busse Woods Trail System, Baha'i House of Worship
Highlights from your plan
Oak Street Beach ©
Oak Street Beach
Baha'i House of Worship ©
Baha'i House of Worship

3
nights
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.
Step out of the city life by going to Speed Boats Tours and Tarrywile Park & Mansion. Discover out-of-the-way places like Photography Tours and Dumbo. And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at The Morgan Library & Museum, walk around World Trade Center's Liberty Park, engage your brain at Gulliver's Gate, and appreciate the history behind The Oculus.

To see photos, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the New York City trip planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Chicago to New York City takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is 1 hour. May in New York City sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) so you can travel to Seattle.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Tours Historic Sites

Side Trips

Brooklyn, Tarrywile Park & Mansion
Highlights from your plan
Speed Boats Tours
The Morgan Library & Museum ©
The Morgan Library & Museum
Dumbo ©
Dumbo

2
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 2nd (Tue): kick back and relax at Golden Gardens Park, take a stroll through Queen Anne Hill, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Bruce Lee Grave Site, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Saint James Cathedral, and finally sample the fine beverages at Copperworks Distilling. Keep things going the next day: see what you can catch with a fishing tour, engage your brain at Living Computers: Museum + Labs, then trek along Burke-Gilman Trail, and finally wander the streets of Fremont.

To find where to stay, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read Seattle trip itinerary builder tool .

Getting from New York City to Seattle by combination of bus and flight takes about 9 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. You'll gain 3 hours traveling from New York City to Seattle due to the time zone difference. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from New York City in June, with highs in Seattle at 27°C and lows at 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Seattle

Outdoors Parks Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gardens Park ©
Golden Gardens Park
Burke-Gilman Trail ©
Burke-Gilman Trail
Fishing Charters & Tours

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.
Explore hidden gems such as Green Valley Range and Fire Wave. Your inner history buff will appreciate Nelson Ghost Town and Guardian Angel Cathedral. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Las Vegas: Clark County Heritage Museum (in Henderson) and Mt. Charleston Scenic Byway (in Mount Charleston). And it doesn't end there: examine the collection at Nostalgia Street Rods, have fun at Strip Gun Club, and take in the local highlights with Walking tours.

For traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Las Vegas trip itinerary maker tool .

Traveling by flight from Seattle to Las Vegas takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect much hotter weather when traveling from Seattle in June: highs in Las Vegas hover around 46°C, while lows dip to 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Museums Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Henderson, Fire Wave, Nelson Ghost Town, Mt. Charleston Scenic Byway
Highlights from your plan
Nostalgia Street Rods ©
Nostalgia Street Rods
Nelson Ghost Town ©
Nelson Ghost Town
Green Valley Range ©
Green Valley Range

2
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
On the 8th (Mon), take in the awesome beauty at Mount Tamalpais State Park, admire the natural beauty at Filoli, then make a trip to USS Hornet Museum, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Grace Cathedral.

For other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our San Francisco tour itinerary planning website .

Getting from Las Vegas to San Francisco by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Las Vegas in June, expect San Francisco to be cooler, temps between 25°C and 15°C. On the 9th (Tue), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Filoli, USS Hornet Museum, Mount Tamalpais State Park
Highlights from your plan
Grace Cathedral ©
Grace Cathedral
Mount Tamalpais State Park ©
Mount Tamalpais State Park
USS Hornet Museum ©
USS Hornet Museum

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