20 days in United States Itinerary

20 days in United States Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States trip planner

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New York City
— 3 nights
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Niagara Falls
— 1 day
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Page
— 2 nights
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Las Vegas
— 4 nights
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San Francisco
— 2 nights
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Los Angeles
— 2 nights
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Yellowstone National Park
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New York City

— 3 nights

Big Apple

Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
Get some cultural insight at 9/11 Memorial and Golden Fish Gallery. Get outdoors at Bushkill Falls and Sam's Point Preserve. Go for a jaunt from New York City to Shirley to see Wertheim National Wildlife Refuge about 1h 30 min away. There's more to do: hunt for treasures at Chelsea Market.

To find maps, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read our New York City trip planning website.

London, UK to New York City is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 5 hours traveling from London to New York City. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from London in October; daily highs in New York City reach 24°C and lows reach 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can travel to Niagara Falls.

Things to do in New York City

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Museums

Side Trips

Niagara Falls

— 1 day

Honeymoon Capital of the World

The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): examine the collection at Niagara Power Project Visitors Center.

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Fly from New York City to Niagara Falls in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In October, Niagara Falls is little chillier than New York City - with highs of 20°C and lows of 9°C. On the 23rd (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Page.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Museums

Side Trip

Page

— 2 nights

Center of Canyon Country

Originally little more than a simple camp constructed to house workers who built a nearby dam on the Colorado River, Page is now a popular stop for travelers preparing a trip to Arizona's canyon country.
On the 24th (Wed), identify plant and animal life at Glen Canyon National Recreation Area. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 25th (Thu): enjoy the sand and surf at Lone Rock Beach and then explore the striking landscape at Rainbow Bridge National Monument.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Page trip planner.

Getting from Niagara Falls to Page by flight takes about 11.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and shuttle. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Niagara Falls to Page. Traveling from Niagara Falls in October, expect nights in Page to be about the same, around 12°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Page

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trip

Las Vegas

— 4 nights

Sin City

Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
The Strip and Bodies The Exhibition are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Museum-lovers will appreciate Titanic and Madame Tussauds - Las Vegas. Step out of Las Vegas to go to Overton and see Valley of Fire State Park, which is approximately 1h 10 min away. It doesn't end there: explore the striking landscape at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area and ponder the design of Fountains of Bellagio.

To see where to stay, ratings, photos, and tourist information, use the Las Vegas trip planner.

Traveling by car from Page to Las Vegas takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or do a combination of shuttle and bus. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Page in October, expect Las Vegas to be a bit warmer, temps between 32°C and 18°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks · Nature · Neighborhoods · Shopping

Side Trip

San Francisco

— 2 nights

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Mon): take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Limantour Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 30th (Tue): steep yourself in history at SS Jeremiah O'Brien, head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, and then buy something for everyone on your list at Ferry Building Marketplace.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the San Francisco road trip planning tool.

Fly from Las Vegas to San Francisco in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Las Vegas in October: highs in San Francisco hover around 26°C, while lows dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Wed) to allow time to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trip

Los Angeles

— 2 nights

City of Angels

Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Get a sense of the local culture at The Getty Center and Venice Canals Walkway. Popular historic sites such as Santa Monica Pier and Hollywood Walk of Fame are in your itinerary. Get out of town with these interesting Los Angeles side-trips: Camarillo Premium Outlets (in Camarillo) and Bergamot Station (in Santa Monica). There's much more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Santa Monica State Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Venice Beach and Boardwalk, get a taste of the local shopping with The Grove, and look for gifts at Amoeba Music.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read Los Angeles travel itinerary planner.

Fly from San Francisco to Los Angeles in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from San Francisco in October, with highs in Los Angeles at 32°C and lows at 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Fri) so you can travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Shopping

Side Trips

Yellowstone National Park

— 3 nights

World's Largest Collection of Geysers

An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
Explore hidden gems such as Old Faithful and Cooke City Montana Museum. Step out of the city life by going to Lamar Valley and Fishing Bridge General Store. There's more to do: take in the dramatic natural features at Biscuit Basin and witness a stunning natural landmark at West Thumb Geyser Basin.

For maps, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Yellowstone National Park online itinerary planner.

You can fly from Los Angeles to Yellowstone National Park in 6 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus, taxi, and car. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Expect colder temperatures when traveling from Los Angeles in November; daily highs in Yellowstone National Park reach 0°C and lows reach -13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks · Nature · Scenic Drive · Outdoors

Side Trip

United States travel guide

4.5
Specialty Museums · Beaches · Historic Sites
More than the country of car-packed streets seen in TV shows and movies, the United States of America is a complex and diverse home to over 300 million people living in a wide range of landscapes and climates. From its big-city skyscrapers to its sprawling natural parks, the country's ''melting pot'' combines many ethnic groups that share a strong sense of national identity despite their cultural differences. A country of road trips and big blue skies, the United States harbors orderly cities filled with restaurants, parks, museums, and innumerable sightseeing opportunities, as well as pristine natural areas perfect for a holiday in the great outdoors. To see as much as you can of this diverse land quickly, drive over some of the more than 6 million km (4 million mi) of highways leading through deserts, mountain peaks, fertile fields, and giant urban centers.

California travel guide

4.1
Specialty Museums · Wineries & Vineyards · Beaches
The Golden State
The country's most populous state, California includes landscapes that range from the forested northern coast to harsh southern deserts. Sandwiched right in the middle of the state is a fertile valley, home to farms, vineyards, and orchards. California's cities offer diverse attractions, from amusement parks and upscale shops to award-winning restaurants and innovative art galleries. Outside the state's big urban centers, places to visit include some of the nation's most rugged national parks, ancient forests, towering mountain peaks, and ski resorts. More than just a surfing destination famous for its beaches and winding coastal roads, California also boasts one of the world's largest economies, bolstered by the booming tech industries.