20 days in United States Itinerary

20 days in United States Itinerary

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20 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly:  16​h 30​min
1
San Francisco
— 4 nights
Fly + Bus:  8​h 30​min
2
New York City
— 7 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
3
Washington DC
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h 30​min
4
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
5
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
Fly:  18​h
End: Sydney

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: explore the striking landscape of Alcatraz Island, get curious at California Academy of Sciences, take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, and take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf.

To see reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the San Francisco trip itinerary builder site .

Sydney, Australia to San Francisco is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference moving from Australian Eastern Standard Time (New South Wales) to Pacific Standard Time is minus 18 hours. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Sydney in March; daily highs in San Francisco reach 20°C and lows reach 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) early enough to travel to New York City.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Childrens Museums Museums
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium
Japanese Tea Garden ©
Japanese Tea Garden

7
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: go for a walk through Central Park, get a new perspective on nature at American Museum of Natural History, have some family-friendly fun at The Rink At Rockefeller Center, and admire the striking features of Grand central terminal.

To find more things to do, photos, and tourist information, use the New York City vacation maker app .

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from San Francisco to New York City takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. You'll lose 3 hours traveling from San Francisco to New York City due to the time zone difference. Traveling from San Francisco in March, expect New York City to be slightly colder, temps between 11°C and 1°C. On the 12th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can 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
Statue of Liberty National Monument ©

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.
On the 12th (Mon), appreciate the history behind Lincoln Memorial and then appreciate the history behind Vietnam Veterans Memorial. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the activities along Tidal Basin, then learn more about the world around you at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, and then see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum.

To find more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Washington DC trip itinerary maker site .

Traveling by flight from New York City to Washington DC takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. When traveling from New York City in March, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Washington DC: temperatures range from 16°C by day to 4°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) so you can travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
Tidal Basin ©
Tidal Basin

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 15th (Thu), take in breathtaking views at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, push the limits with an extreme tour, and then listen to music at Bellagio Fountains.

To see where to stay, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read Las Vegas day trip planning tool .

You can fly from Washington DC to Las Vegas in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and shuttle. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 3 hours. Traveling from Washington DC in March, expect Las Vegas to be somewhat warmer, temps between 27°C and 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) so you can travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Nature Parks Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
Adrenaline & Extreme Tours

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Fri): discover the magic at Disneyland Park. On the 17th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make an unforgettable trip to Disney California Adventure Park.

To find traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles itinerary planner .

Getting from Las Vegas to Los Angeles by combination of flight and train takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of flight, bus, and train. In March, daytime highs in Los Angeles are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Anaheim
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Disney California Adventure Park ©
Disney California Adventure Park
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center

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