20 days in United States Itinerary

20 days in United States Itinerary

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20 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Manchester
Fly:  13​h 45​min
1
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
2
Los Angeles
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
San Diego
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
4
Dallas
— 1 day
Fly:  3​h 45​min
5
Houston
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 45​min
6
Nashville
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h 30​min
7
Fort Wayne
— 1 day
+2
Fly + foot + train:  5​h 30​min
8
New York City
— 3 nights
Fly:  10​h 45​min
End: Manchester

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, nightlife, shopping, and childrens museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island, snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, take in nature's colorful creations at Japanese Tea Garden, and engage your brain at California Academy of Sciences.

To find maps, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the San Francisco itinerary planning tool .

Manchester, UK to San Francisco is an approximately 14-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of flight and train. Traveling from Manchester to San Francisco, you'll gain 8 hours due to the time zone difference. In July, daily temperatures in San Francisco can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) early enough to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Museums Childrens Museums
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium
Twin Peaks ©
Twin Peaks

4
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 these side-trips from Los Angeles: Anaheim (Disneyland Park & Disney California Adventure Park). Pack the 5th (Mon) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at The Getty Center, partake in some friendly competition at Fantastic Race, and look and learn at Griffith Observatory.

To see more things to do, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles trip planner.

You can fly from San Francisco to Los Angeles in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from San Francisco in August; daily highs in Los Angeles reach 34°C and lows reach 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) so you can drive to San Diego.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Anaheim
Highlights from your plan
Fantastic Race ©
Fantastic Race
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Disney California Adventure Park ©
Disney California Adventure Park

3
nights
San Diego

San Diego ©
Divided into neighborhoods with distinct characters and cultural heritages, San Diego sits just north of the Mexican border and offers visitors a blend of tourist attractions, including a lively nightlife, diverse cuisine, and a thriving musical scene.
Pack the 9th (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at SeaWorld San Diego. There's much more to do: admire nature's wide array of creatures at San Diego Zoo, let the kids burn off some steam at Balboa Park, examine the collection at San Diego Model Railroad Museum, and pause for some photo ops at Cabrillo National Monument.

For more things to do, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read San Diego travel planner.

Drive from Los Angeles to San Diego in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. While traveling from Los Angeles, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in San Diego, ranging from highs of 30°C to lows of 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Dallas.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Theme Parks
Highlights from your plan
San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
SeaWorld San Diego ©
SeaWorld San Diego
Balboa Park ©
Balboa Park

1
day
Dallas

Dallas ©
One of the country's most popular shopping destinations, Dallas and its sprawling suburbs include more shopping centers per capita than any other urban center in America.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sun): don't miss a visit to Top O'Hill Terrace, then have some family-friendly fun at The Escape Game Dallas, and then head outdoors with Frisco RoughRiders.

To see maps, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Dallas online travel route planner .

Fly from San Diego to Dallas in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from San Diego to Dallas. Traveling from San Diego in August, expect Dallas to be somewhat warmer, temps between 41°C and 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) early enough to travel to Houston.

Things to do in Dallas

Outdoors Historic Sites Fun & Games

Side Trips

Frisco RoughRiders, The Escape Game Dallas, Top O'Hill Terrace
Highlights from your plan
The Escape Game Dallas ©
The Escape Game Dallas
Frisco RoughRiders ©
Frisco RoughRiders
Top O'Hill Terrace ©
Top O'Hill Terrace

1
night
Houston

Houston ©
Although urban sprawl remains synonymous with Houston, most of the city's tourist attractions lie within the relatively small downtown area, surrounded by diverse neighborhoods housing the nation's biggest African-American, Asian-American, and Latino communities.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Mon): stroll the grounds of Glenwood Cemetery, have some family-friendly fun at iFLY Indoor Skydiving - Houston (Memorial), and then test your team's savvy at The Escape Game Houston.

For where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Houston route planning tool .

Getting from Dallas to Houston by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Houston are 41°C, while nighttime lows are 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Nashville.

Things to do in Houston

Fun & Games Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
The Escape Game Houston ©
The Escape Game Houston
Glenwood Cemetery ©
Glenwood Cemetery

1
night
Nashville

Nashville ©
Known as the capital of country music, the thriving city of Nashville combines old-world southern charm with a progressive urban flair.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Tue): get your game on at BATL - The Backyard Axe Throwing League, then paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour, and then test your problem-solving skills at The Escape Game Nashville (Berry Hill).

To find other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read Nashville road trip website .

You can fly from Houston to Nashville in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Houston in August; daily highs in Nashville reach 37°C and lows reach 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can travel to Fort Wayne.

Things to do in Nashville

Fun & Games Adventure Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
BATL - The Backyard Axe Throwing League ©
Kayaking & Canoeing

1
day
Fort Wayne

Fort Wayne ©
Fort Wayne is a city in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 14th (Wed): admire nature's wide array of creatures at Fort Wayne Children's Zoo, then see the interesting displays at Auburn Cord Duesenberg Automobile Museum, and then get your game on at Room to Escape.

Plan my day in Fort Wayne using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Traveling by flight from Nashville to Fort Wayne takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Nashville to Fort Wayne, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Nashville in August; daily highs in Fort Wayne reach 32°C and lows reach 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) early enough to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Fort Wayne

Zoos & Aquariums Parks Museums

Side Trip

Auburn Cord Duesenberg Automobile Museum
Highlights from your plan
Room to Escape ©
Room to Escape
Fort Wayne Children's Zoo ©
Fort Wayne Children's Zoo

3
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, admire the striking features of Rockefeller Center, enjoy breathtaking views from Top of the Rock, and don't miss a visit to Empire State Building.

To find reviews, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our New York City online trip builder .

You can do a combination of flight and train from Fort Wayne to New York City in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Fort Wayne in August since evenings lows in New York City dip to 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

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 ©

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