18 days in United States Itinerary

18 days in United States Itinerary

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18 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Manchester
Fly:  12​h 30​min
1
Washington DC
— 4 nights
Fly:  7​h
2
Las Vegas
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h
3
San Francisco
— 4 nights
Fly + bus:  8​h 45​min
4
New York City
— 4 nights
Fly:  10​h 45​min
End: Manchester

4
nights
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.
Washington DC is known for museums, historic sites, nightlife, zoos & aquariums, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art, take in the spiritual surroundings of Washington National Cathedral, ponder the world of politics at White House, and see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum.

For ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Washington DC trip planner .

Manchester, UK to Washington DC is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight, bus, and subway. The time zone difference when traveling from Manchester to Washington DC is minus 5 hours. In October, Washington DC is somewhat warmer than Manchester - with highs of 25°C and lows of 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) early enough to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Parks Nature

Side Trip

Theodore Roosevelt Island Park
Highlights from your plan
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art
Vietnam Veterans Memorial ©
Vietnam Veterans Memorial

4
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.
Take a break from Las Vegas with a short trip to Hoover Dam in Boulder City, about 50 minutes away. There's still lots to do: ponder the design of Bellagio Fountains, shop like a local with The Strip, admire the majestic nature at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, and push the limits with an extreme tour.

To see where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Las Vegas online route planner .

You can fly from Washington DC to Las Vegas in 7 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and bus. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -3 hour difference. Traveling from Washington DC in October, things will get somewhat warmer in Las Vegas: highs are around 32°C and lows about 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Nature Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Hoover Dam
Highlights from your plan
Bellagio Fountains ©
Bellagio Fountains
Hoover Dam ©
Hoover Dam

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, parks, nightlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, browse the different shops at Ferry Building Marketplace, take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, and stroll through Golden Gate Park.

For ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the San Francisco day trip tool .

Getting from Las Vegas to San Francisco by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and subway; or drive. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Las Vegas in October: highs in San Francisco hover around 26°C, while lows dip to 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) early enough to travel to New York City.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Neighborhoods Tours
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

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: don't miss a visit to Central Park, steep yourself in history at 9/11 Memorial, pause for some photo ops at Statue of Liberty National Monument, and explore the world behind art at The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

To see more things to do, maps, photos, and other tourist information, read our New York City trip planner .

You can do a combination of flight and bus from San Francisco to New York City in 9 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time is 3 hours. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in October, and nighttime lows around 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

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

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