21 days in Continental USA Itinerary

21 days in Continental USA Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Continental USA travel route planner

This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

21 days in Continental USA Itinerary

Start: Mumbai
Fly:  21​h 15​min
1
San Francisco
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h
2
Seattle
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 45​min
3
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
Drive:  7​h 30​min
4
Grand Canyon National Park
— 4 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
5
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h 15​min
6
Washington DC
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
7
New York City
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  16​h 45​min
End: Mumbai

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 childrens museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island, tee off at Lincoln Park, tour the pleasant surroundings at Golden Gate Park, and take a stroll through Fisherman's Wharf.

To see maps, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our San Francisco online travel planner .

Mumbai, India to San Francisco is an approximately 21.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone changes from India Standard Time (IST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -13 hour difference. In April, San Francisco is colder than Mumbai - with highs of 22°C and lows of 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Seattle.

Things to do in San Francisco

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

1
night
Seattle

Seattle ©
Nicknamed the "Emerald City" because of its abundant evergreen trees, Seattle is the cultural and business center of the Pacific Northwest, as well as a popular holiday destination.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Tue): view the masterpieces at Glasshouse Studio, then wander the streets of Pike Place Market, and then take in panoramic vistas at Space Needle.

To see more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read our Seattle trip site .

You can do a combination of subway and flight from San Francisco to Seattle in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from San Francisco in April, expect Seattle to be a bit cooler, temps between 19°C and 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) early enough to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Seattle

Shopping Neighborhoods Museums
Highlights from your plan
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market
Space Needle ©
Space Needle
Glasshouse Studio ©
Glasshouse Studio

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.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Wed): take a leisurely stroll along Santa Monica Pier and then see the interesting displays at The Getty Center. On the 26th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: find something for the whole family at Disneyland Park.

Plan my trip to Los Angeles with suggested itineraries provided by Inspirock.

You can do a combination of flight and train from Seattle to Los Angeles in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Seattle in April; daily highs in Los Angeles reach 28°C and lows reach 15°C. You will have some time to spend on the 27th (Fri) before leaving for Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

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

4
nights
Grand Canyon National Park

Grand Canyon National Park ©
The size, shape, and color of Grand Canyon National Park combine to leave an impression on visitors as deep as the canyon itself.
On the 30th (Mon), hike the day away at Bright Angel Trail. There's still lots to do: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, take some stellar pictures from Yaki Point, stroll through South Kaibab Trail, and trek along Rim Trail.

To find traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read our Grand Canyon National Park driving holiday planning site .

Drive from Los Angeles to Grand Canyon National Park in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, taxi, and bus; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. When traveling from Los Angeles in April, plan for slightly colder days and much colder nights in Grand Canyon National Park: temperatures range from 19°C by day to -3°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Trails Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail

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 1st (Tue), get your game on at Dig This, admire the natural beauty at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, then admire the local landmark of Bellagio Fountains, and finally try to win big at Paris Las Vegas. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at The Mob Museum and then take in breathtaking views at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area.

To find where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Las Vegas day trip website .

Traveling by combination of flight and car from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas. While traveling from Grand Canyon National Park, expect somewhat warmer days and much warmer nights in Las Vegas, ranging from highs of 36°C to lows of 21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) so you can travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Nature Museums
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum

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 nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the activities along Tidal Basin, get a new perspective on nature at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, ponder the world of politics at White House, and see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum.

You can plan Washington DC trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.

Traveling by flight from Las Vegas to Washington DC takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Traveling from Las Vegas to Washington DC, you'll lose 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Las Vegas in May, things will get slightly colder in Washington DC: highs are around 29°C and lows about 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) to allow time to travel to New York City.

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
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: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, explore the activities along Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis Reservoir, learn more about the world around you at American Museum of Natural History, and see the interesting displays at New York Public Library.

To see where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the New York City travel route planner.

Getting from Washington DC to New York City by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. Traveling from Washington DC in May, expect nights in New York City to be about the same, around 15°C, while days are little chillier, around 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) 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 ©

Similar Plans

22 days in United States BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 23 days in United States BY A USER FROM INDIA February, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, hidden gems PREFERENCES: February, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 24 days in New York City, Las Vegas & California BY A USER FROM SAUDI ARABIA June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 25 days in Los Angeles & Chicago BY A USER FROM INDIA February, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: February, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 22 days in United States BY A USER FROM RUSSIA April, outdoors, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: April, outdoors, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced 22 days in San Francisco BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA February, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: February, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 60 days in Continental USA BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM April, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: April, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 24 days in Los Angeles BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 22 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans