18 days in United States Itinerary

18 days in United States Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States trip itinerary builder

This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

18 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly + bus:  26​h
1
New York City
— 4 nights
Fly:  6​h
2
Orlando
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
3
Dallas
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h 45​min
4
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h
5
San Francisco
— 4 nights
Fly:  17​h
End: Sydney

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.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, shopping, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: go for a walk through Central Park, don't miss a visit to Grand Central Terminal, take in panoramic vistas at Top of the Rock, and explore the world behind art at The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

For where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read New York City tour builder website .

Sydney, Australia to New York City is an approximately 26-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of train, flight, and bus. The time zone difference moving from Australian Eastern Standard Time (New South Wales) (AEST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is minus 15 hours. Traveling from Sydney in August, expect nights in New York City to be much hotter, around 25°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 34°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) early enough to travel to Orlando.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

2
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.
Have a day of magic on the 7th (Fri) at Walt Disney World Resort. Pack the 9th (Sun) with family-friendly diversions at Universal's Islands of Adventure. The adventure continues: get in on the family fun at Universal Orlando Resort.

For reviews, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read Orlando trip planner.

You can fly from New York City to Orlando in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. When traveling from New York City in August, plan for somewhat warmer days in Orlando, with highs around 39°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) early enough to travel to Dallas.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks
Highlights from your plan
Walt Disney World Resort ©
Walt Disney World Resort
Universal's Islands of Adventure ©
Universal's Islands of Adventure
Universal Orlando Resort ©
Universal Orlando Resort

1
night
Dallas

Dallas ©
One of the country's most popular shopping destinations, Dallas and its sprawling suburbs include more shopping centers per capita than any other urban center in America.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Mon): admire the natural beauty at Dallas Arboretum & Botanical Gardens, then examine the collection at The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza, and then take in panoramic vistas at Reunion Tower.

To see traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Dallas trip planner.

Getting from Orlando to Dallas by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Central Standard Time is minus 1 hour. In August, daytime highs in Dallas are 41°C, while nighttime lows are 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) so you can travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Dallas

Parks Museums
Highlights from your plan
Dallas Arboretum & Botanical Gardens ©
Reunion Tower ©
Reunion Tower

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.
Go for a jaunt from Las Vegas to Boulder City to see Hoover Dam about 50 minutes away. There's lots more to do: ponder the design of Bellagio Fountains, try to win big at Casino at the Venetian, get interesting insight from Tours, and explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area.

To find photos, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, use the Las Vegas route planner .

Getting from Dallas to Las Vegas by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -2 hour difference. In August, daytime highs in Las Vegas are 45°C, while nighttime lows are 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trip

Hoover Dam
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
The Strip ©
The Strip

4
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
San Francisco is known for nature, museums, nightlife, shopping, and childrens museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, take in nature's colorful creations at Japanese Tea Garden, head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, and shop like a local with Ferry Building Marketplace.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our San Francisco route planner.

Traveling by flight from Las Vegas to San Francisco takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Las Vegas in August, you will find days in San Francisco are cooler (26°C), and nights are slightly colder (17°C). Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Museums Parks Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island

Similar Plans

22 days in California BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 19 days in United States BY A USER FROM PHILIPPINES April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 33 days in United States BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA March, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 19 days in United States BY A USER FROM HUNGARY August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 20 days in California BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: March, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 22 days in California BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 22 days in United States BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 19 days in California BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 19 days in United States BY A USER FROM NORWAY August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 22 days in California BY A USER FROM ITALY May, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 20 days in San Francisco & Yosemite National Park BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM August, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, wildlife, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy
View more plans