18 days in United States Itinerary

18 days in United States Itinerary

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18 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Dubai
Fly:  15​h 45​min
1
New York City
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
2
Buffalo
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
3
Washington DC
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
4
Miami
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h
5
Orlando
— 4 nights
Fly:  19​h 15​min
End: Dubai

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, historic sites, parks, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Central Park, snap pictures at Brooklyn Bridge, learn more about the world around you at American Museum of Natural History, and explore and take pictures at The High Line.

To find traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our New York City trip planner .

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to New York City is an approximately 16-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of flight, bus, and train. The time zone changes from Gulf Standard Time (GST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a -9 hour difference. Traveling from Dubai in July, things will get cooler in New York City: highs are around 35°C and lows about 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can travel to Buffalo.

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
Statue of Liberty National Monument ©

2
nights
Buffalo

Buffalo ©
The most populous city in the state after New York, Buffalo serves as the gateway to Niagara Falls and Canada for many travelers.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Wed): Head underground at Cave of the Winds, then take in the dramatic scenery at Bridal Veil Falls, and then don't miss a visit to Canalside. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Thu): admire nature's wide array of creatures at Aquarium of Niagara, take in panoramic vistas at Niagara Falls Observation Tower, then make a trip to Old Falls Street, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Niagara Falls.

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Getting from New York City to Buffalo by combination of bus and flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. Traveling from New York City in July, things will get little chillier in Buffalo: highs are around 31°C and lows about 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) so you can travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Buffalo

Parks Nature Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Niagara Falls
Highlights from your plan
Cave of the Winds ©
Cave of the Winds
Niagara Falls ©
Niagara Falls
Bridal Veil Falls ©
Bridal Veil Falls

3
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: see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art, get a new perspective on nature at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, and take an in-depth tour of United States Holocaust Memorial Museum.

To see maps, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Washington DC journey tool .

Fly from Buffalo to Washington DC in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. In July, Washington DC is somewhat warmer than Buffalo - with highs of 37°C and lows of 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) so you can travel to Miami.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
Tidal Basin ©
Tidal Basin
National Zoological Park ©
National Zoological Park

3
nights
Miami

Miami ©
Florida’s mecca of fun in the sun, the lively tropical metropolis of Miami is one of the world’s top vacation spots.
Venture out of the city with trips to Shark Valley (in Everglades National Park) and Fort Lauderdale Beach (in Fort Lauderdale). There's lots more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at South Beach, take a stroll through Art Deco Historic District, browse the different shops at Bayside Marketplace, and race across the water with a speed boat tour.

To find reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Miami vacation builder site .

You can do a combination of flight and tram from Washington DC to Miami in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. July in Miami sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 30°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) to allow time to drive to Orlando.

Things to do in Miami

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Miami Beach, Shark Valley Visitor Center, Fort Lauderdale Beach
Highlights from your plan
South Beach ©
South Beach
Shark Valley Visitor Center ©
Shark Valley Visitor Center
Vizcaya Museum and Gardens ©
Vizcaya Museum and Gardens

4
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.
Pack the 2nd (Thu) with family-friendly diversions at Walt Disney World Resort. Pack the 3rd (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at Universal's Islands of Adventure. There's lots more to do: get in on the family fun at Magic Kingdom Park, make an unforgettable trip to Happily Ever After Fireworks, and try out the rides at SeaWorld Orlando.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Orlando trip planning website .

Traveling by car from Miami to Orlando takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August, daytime highs in Orlando are 39°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks Nightlife
Highlights from your plan
Magic Kingdom Park ©
Magic Kingdom Park
Walt Disney World Resort ©
Walt Disney World Resort
Universal's Islands of Adventure ©
Universal's Islands of Adventure

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