18 days in United States Itinerary

18 days in United States Itinerary

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18 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Auckland
Fly:  21​h 30​min
1
Los Angeles
— Few hours
Fly:  4​h 30​min
2
Portland
— 3 nights
Fly:  6​h 30​min
3
Kansas City
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h
4
Atlanta
— 1 night
bus:  7​h 30​min
5
New Orleans
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h 30​min
6
Houston
— Few hours
Bus:  3​h
7
Austin
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
8
Houston
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 45​min
9
Los Angeles
— 1 day
Fly:  15​h 45​min
End: Auckland

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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.
To see where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Los Angeles itinerary planner .

Auckland, New Zealand to Los Angeles is an approximately 16-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Auckland to Los Angeles is minus 20 hours. Traveling from Auckland in October, you will find days in Los Angeles are much hotter (32°C), and nights are about the same (19°C). You'll set off for Las Vegas on the 22nd (Tue).

Things to do in Los Angeles

Outdoors Parks Tours

3
nights
Portland

Portland ©
A big city with a small-town feel, Portland is home to the country's biggest rose test garden, perched on a hill overlooking downtown.
Take a break from Portland with a short trip to Multnomah Falls in Bridal Veil, about 38 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: stop by Powell's City of Books, get to know the resident critters at Oregon Zoo, steep yourself in history at Pittock Mansion, and admire the natural beauty at Lan Su Chinese Garden.

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Traveling by flight from Los Angeles to Portland takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Traveling from Los Angeles in October, expect Portland to be slightly colder, temps between 22°C and 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Kansas City.

Things to do in Portland

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area, Multnomah Falls
Highlights from your plan
Portland Japanese Garden ©
Portland Japanese Garden
Powell's City of Books ©
Powell's City of Books

3
nights
Kansas City

Kansas City ©
The largest municipality in Missouri, Kansas City has an impressive array of world-class museums, shopping areas, and great places to eat, all of which attract tourism to the area.
Arrowhead Stadium has been added to your itinerary.

To find photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, read Kansas City trip itinerary website .

Traveling by flight from Las Vegas to Kansas City takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Las Vegas to Kansas City, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Las Vegas in October, with highs in Kansas City at 25°C and lows at 12°C. You will have some time to spend on the 28th (Mon) before leaving for Atlanta.
Highlights from your plan
Arrowhead Stadium ©
Arrowhead Stadium

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night
Atlanta

Atlanta ©
Georgia’s largest city and capital, Atlanta is a thriving metropolis anchored by its southern roots.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Mon): go for a walk through Krog Street Tunnel and then immerse yourself in nature at Stone Mountain Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 29th (Tue): contemplate the long history of Martin Luther King Jr. National Historic Site, then contemplate the long history of Centennial Olympic Park, and then admire the landmark architecture of Fox Theatre.

For photos, maps, and more tourist information, read our Atlanta trip itinerary maker .

Traveling by flight from Kansas City to Atlanta takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Kansas City to Atlanta is 1 hour. In October, daily temperatures in Atlanta can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Atlanta

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trip

Stone Mountain Park
Highlights from your plan
Centennial Olympic Park ©
Centennial Olympic Park
Fox Theatre ©
Fox Theatre

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nights
New Orleans

New Orleans
Known for its Creole cuisine, rich musical tradition, and nearby swamps and plantations, New Orleans is one of the nation's oldest cities.
To find other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the New Orleans online trip builder .

Do a combination of flight and car from Atlanta to New Orleans in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Atlanta to New Orleans is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Atlanta in October, expect nights in New Orleans to be somewhat warmer, around 22°C, while days are slightly colder, around 22°C. On the 1st (Fri), you're off toHouston.

Things to do in New Orleans

Tours Nightlife Outdoors

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Houston

Houston
Although urban sprawl remains synonymous with Houston, most of the city's tourist attractions lie within the relatively small downtown area, surrounded by diverse neighborhoods housing the nation's biggest African-American, Asian-American, and Latino communities.
To see traveler tips, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Houston online road trip planner .

Fly from New Orleans to Houston in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or drive. Traveling from New Orleans in November, you will find days in Houston are somewhat warmer (26°C), and nights are slightly colder (15°C). On the 2nd (Sat), you're off toAustin.

Things to do in Houston

Parks Museums Outdoors

2
nights
Austin

Austin
Despite its laid-back college vibe, Austin is an influential center for politics, technology, film, and music.
F1 - United States Grand Prix has been added to your itinerary. On the next day, attend a local event at F1 - United States Grand Prix.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Austin journey site .

You can drive from Houston to Austin in 3 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or fly. In November, daytime highs in Austin are 25°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. You'll have a few hours on the 4th (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling to Houston.

Things to do in Austin

Events

2
nights
Houston

Houston ©
Start off your visit on the 4th (Mon): test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, then see the interesting displays at Space Center Houston, and then find something for the whole family at Kemah Boardwalk. On the next day, get to know the fascinating history of The Strand, explore the world behind art at Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, and then admire the landmark architecture of The Heights Theater.

For maps, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Houston trip planning website .

You can drive from Austin to Houston in 3 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or fly. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Wed) early enough to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Houston

Museums Neighborhoods Shopping

Side Trips

Kemah Boardwalk, The Strand
Highlights from your plan
Space Center Houston ©
Space Center Houston
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston ©
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston
Room Escape Games

1
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Los Angeles

Los Angeles
To find photos, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Los Angeles trip itinerary planning app .

You can fly from Houston to Los Angeles in 6 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Houston to Los Angeles. On the 6th (Wed), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Outdoors Parks Tours

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