20 days in United States Itinerary

20 days in United States Itinerary

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20 days in United States Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  10​h 45​min
1
New York City
— 5 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Washington DC
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
3
Chicago
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
4
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
5
Los Angeles
— 3 nights
train + Fly:  3​h 30​min
6
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Fly:  14​h
End: London

5
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, admire the striking features of Rockefeller Center, contemplate the long history of 9/11 Memorial, and pause for some serene contemplation at St. Patrick's Cathedral.

To see reviews, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the New York City trip planning app .

London, UK to New York City is an approximately 11-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Eastern Standard Time is minus 5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 11°C in March, and nighttime lows around 1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) early enough to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in New York City

#Museums, #Parks, #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

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Mon): explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Art and then pause for some serene contemplation at Washington National Cathedral. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get a sense of history and politics at The White House, contemplate the waterfront views at Tidal Basin, then pause for some photo ops at Washington Monument, and finally learn more about the world around you at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History.

For more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Washington DC trip itinerary builder app .

Traveling by flight from New York City to Washington DC takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from New York City in March, expect nights in Washington DC to be about the same, around 4°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Washington DC

#Museums, #Historic Sites, #Nature
Highlights from your plan
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art
Tidal Basin ©
Tidal Basin
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum

3
nights
Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
On the 22nd (Thu), get curious at Museum of Science and Industry, Chicago, then stroll through Millennium Park, and then explore the world behind art at The Art Institute of Chicago. Here are some ideas for day two: admire nature's wide array of creatures at Shedd Aquarium, tour the pleasant surroundings at Milton Lee Olive Park, then admire nature's wide array of creatures at Lincoln Park Zoo, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower.

To see ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Chicago attractions planner .

Getting from Washington DC to Chicago by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central Standard Time (CST) is minus 1 hour. In March, Chicago is little chillier than Washington DC - with highs of 10°C and lows of 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) early enough to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Chicago

#Parks, #Museums, #Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
Lincoln Park Zoo ©
Lincoln Park Zoo
The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
Museum of Science and Industry ©
Museum of Science and Industry

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.
On the 24th (Sat), get the adrenaline pumping with an extreme tour, enjoy breathtaking views from Eiffel Tower Experience at Paris Las Vegas, then take in nature's colorful creations at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, and finally admire the local landmark of Bellagio Fountains. Keep things going the next day: see the interesting displays at The Mob Museum and then explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area.

To see photos, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Las Vegas journey planner .

Traveling by flight from Chicago to Las Vegas takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from Chicago to Las Vegas, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Chicago in March, plan for much hotter days in Las Vegas, with highs around 27°C, while nights are somewhat warmer with lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Las Vegas

#Parks, #Nature, #Casinos
Highlights from your plan
Bellagio Fountains ©
Bellagio Fountains
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum

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 a short trip to Disneyland Park in Anaheim (about 38 minutes away). There's lots more to do: admire the majestic nature at Topanga State Park, explore and take pictures at STAPLES Center, take a leisurely stroll along Santa Monica Pier, and catch a live performance at Walt Disney Concert Hall.

For ratings, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Los Angeles trip website .

You can fly from Las Vegas to Los Angeles in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and bus. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in March, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Thu) to allow time for travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Los Angeles

#Theme Parks, #Nature, #Parks

Side Trips

Santa Monica Pier, Disneyland Park
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Staples Center ©
Staples Center

3
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: head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, have fun and explore at Exploratorium, appreciate the extensive heritage of Filbert Steps, and take in nature's colorful creations at Japanese Tea Garden.

To see where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the San Francisco travel itinerary planner .

Traveling by combination of train and flight from Los Angeles to San Francisco takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from Los Angeles in March, expect nights in San Francisco to be about the same, around 11°C, while days are little chillier, around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

#Parks, #Historic Sites, #Childrens Museums
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Golden Gate Park ©
Golden Gate Park

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