22 days in Los Angeles, Washington DC & New York City Itinerary

22 days in Los Angeles, Washington DC & New York City Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Melbourne
Fly:  17 h 45 min
1
Los Angeles
— 10 nights
Fly:  8 h
2
Washington DC
— 4 nights
Train:  3 h 15 min
3
New York City
— 4 nights
Fly:  26 h
End: Melbourne

10
nights
Los Angeles

Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Los Angeles: Anaheim (Disneyland Park, Disney California Adventure Park, &more), Santa Barbara (Wine Tours & Tastings & Old Mission Santa Barbara) and Santa Monica Farmers Market (in Santa Monica). Next up on the itinerary: put a fun spin on your tour with Fantastic Race, get to know the fascinating history of Santa Monica Pier, get in on the family fun at Universal Studios Hollywood, and kick back and relax at Santa Monica Bay.

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Melbourne, Australia to Los Angeles is an approximately 18-hour flight. You'll gain 18 hours traveling from Melbourne to Los Angeles due to the time zone difference. Plan for much warmer temperatures traveling from Melbourne in August, with highs in Los Angeles at 34°C and lows at 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) so you can travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums Theme Parks Parks

Side Trips

Santa Monica, Anaheim, Santa Barbara
Highlights from your plan
Wine Tours & Tastings
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Fantastic Race ©
Fantastic Race

4
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, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: examine the collection at National Air and Space Museum, get a new perspective on nature at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, get to know the resident critters at National Zoological Park, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Washington National Cathedral.

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Getting from Los Angeles to Washington DC by flight takes about 8.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is 3 hours. In August, daytime highs in Washington DC are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 25°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) early enough to catch the train 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
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum ©
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum

4
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, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, enjoy breathtaking views from Empire State Building, admire the masterpieces at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, and admire the striking features of Rockefeller Center.

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You can take a train from Washington DC to New York City in 3.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. In August in New York City, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 25°C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 27th (Thu) before leaving for home.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

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