18 days in United States Itinerary

18 days in United States Itinerary

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18 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Dublin
Fly:  8​h 45​min
1
Boston
— 2 nights
Fly + bus:  3​h
2
New York City
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
3
Washington DC
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 30​min
4
Nashville
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h 30​min
5
Los Angeles
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
6
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h
7
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Fly:  16​h 30​min
End: Dublin


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nights
Boston

Boston ©
Rich in museums, restaurants, shops, and historical sites, Boston attracts over 16 million visitors each year. New England's largest and most influential city, Boston ranks among the world's major centers of education and culture.
Change things up with these side-trips from Boston: Dolphin & Whale Watching (in Gloucester) and Marginal Way Walkway (in Ogunquit). There's still lots to do: explore the world behind art at Museum of Fine Arts, walk around Boston Common, stroll the grounds of Granary Burying Ground, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Freedom Trail.

To see ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Boston trip itinerary maker tool .

Dublin, Ireland to Boston is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus. You'll gain 5 hours traveling from Dublin to Boston due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Dublin in August, things will get somewhat warmer in Boston: highs are around 32°C and lows about 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) early enough to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Boston

Historic Sites Tours Wildlife

Side Trips

Dolphin & Whale Watching, Marginal Way Walkway
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Marginal Way Walkway ©
Marginal Way Walkway
Museum of Fine Arts ©
Museum of Fine Arts
Boston Public Garden ©
Boston Public Garden

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Thu): appreciate the history behind 9/11 Memorial and then explore and take pictures at Central Park. On your second day here, admire the masterpieces at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, then go for a walk through Times Square, and then enjoy breathtaking views from Empire State Building.

To see photos, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our New York City travel planner.

Getting from Boston to New York City by combination of flight and bus takes about 3 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. Traveling from Boston in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in New York City, with lows of 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums Historic Sites
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Central Park ©
Central Park
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

1
night
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 8th (Sat): ponder the world of politics at United States Capitol, then admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art, then examine the collection at National Air and Space Museum, and finally pause for some photo ops at Jefferson Memorial. On your second day here, get engrossed in the history at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, pause for some photo ops at Lincoln Memorial, appreciate the history behind Vietnam Veterans Memorial, then get a new perspective on nature at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, and finally ponder the world of politics at White House.

To find ratings, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Washington DC tour itinerary planning app .

Traveling by flight from New York City to Washington DC takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. August in Washington DC sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 25°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) early enough to travel to Nashville.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums
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National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art

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nights
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 10th (Mon): witness the site of a historic battle at Lotz House Museum, catch a live performance at Grand Ole Opry, and then learn the secrets of beer at a beer tour and tasting.

To see maps, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Nashville trip itinerary maker site .

You can fly from Washington DC to Nashville in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Washington DC to Nashville. In August, daytime highs in Nashville are 37°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Nashville

Tours Nightlife Historic Sites

Side Trip

Lotz House Museum
Highlights from your plan
Beer Tastings & Tours
Lotz House Museum ©
Lotz House Museum
Grand Ole Opry ©
Grand Ole Opry

3
nights
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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Los Angeles: Anaheim (Disneyland Park & Disney California Adventure Park). Next up on the itinerary: find something for the whole family at Universal Studios Hollywood, examine the collection at The Getty Center, admire the masterpieces at Los Angeles County Museum of Art, and see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory.

To see other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles online travel route planner .

Traveling by flight from Nashville to Los Angeles takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Nashville to Los Angeles. While traveling from Nashville, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Los Angeles, ranging from highs of 34°C to lows of 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) to allow time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Parks

Side Trips

Anaheim, Santa Monica Pier
Highlights from your plan
Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita ©
Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood

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nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sat): head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, then take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, and then take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Sun): get curious at Exploratorium and then walk around Golden Gate Park.

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Fly from Los Angeles to San Francisco in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Los Angeles in August; daily highs in San Francisco reach 26°C and lows reach 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) so you can travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Historic Sites Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Mon): examine the collection at The Mob Museum and then take in breathtaking views at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area. Here are some ideas for day two: make a trip to The Strip, take in nature's colorful creations at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, then admire the local landmark of Fountains of Bellagio, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from High Roller.

To see maps, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Las Vegas trip planning site .

Traveling by flight from San Francisco to Las Vegas takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. While traveling from San Francisco, expect much hotter days and somewhat warmer nights in Las Vegas, ranging from highs of 45°C to lows of 29°C. On the 19th (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Historic Sites Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
The Strip ©
The Strip

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