22 days in United States Itinerary

22 days in United States Itinerary

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Start: London
+3
Train + Fly + Train + Subway:  11 h 15 min
1
New York City
— 4 nights
Fly + Subway:  3 h 15 min
2
Washington DC
— 2 nights
+3
Subway + Fly + Foot + Bus:  5 h 30 min
3
Memphis
— 1 night
Fly + Bus:  4 h 15 min
4
Houston
— 1 night
Fly + Bus:  10 h
5
Grand Canyon National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  4 h 30 min
6
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h
7
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 45 min
8
San Francisco
— 5 nights
Fly + Train:  14 h
End: London

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: go for a walk through Central Park, wander the streets of Times Square, take in panoramic vistas at Empire State Building, and tour the pleasant surroundings at The High Line.

To see ratings, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read our New York City trip itinerary maker tool.

London, UK to New York City is an approximately 11.5- hour combination of train, flight, and subway. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of train and flight. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a -5 hour difference. In April, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) so you can travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in New York City

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

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.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Fri): take an in-depth tour of United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, pause for some photo ops at Vietnam Veterans Memorial, pause for some photo ops at Washington Monument, then explore the activities along Tidal Basin, and finally ponder the world of politics at White House. Here are some ideas for day two: ponder the world of politics at United States Capitol, explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Art, then examine the collection at The National Archives Museum, and finally pause for some photo ops at National World War II Memorial.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Washington DC trip itinerary maker tool.

You can do a combination of flight and subway from New York City to Washington DC in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. Traveling from New York City in April, you will find days in Washington DC are somewhat warmer (23°C), and nights are about the same (11°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Memphis.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art
Tidal Basin ©
Tidal Basin
Vietnam Veterans Memorial ©
Vietnam Veterans Memorial

1
night
Memphis

Memphis ©
The largest city on the Mississippi River, Memphis bills itself as both the "Birthplace of Rock" and "Home of the Blues." With such a rich musical heritage, it shouldn't come as a surprise that Elvis Presley chose to live in Memphis during his later years.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Sun): examine the collection at Graceland, pause for some photo ops at National Civil Rights Museum - Lorraine Motel, then look for gifts at Memphis Music, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Beale Street.

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You can do a combination of subway, flight, and bus from Washington DC to Memphis in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, flight, and bus; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Central Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in April, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) so you can travel to Houston.

Things to do in Memphis

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
Highlights from your plan
National Civil Rights Museum - Lorraine Motel ©
Graceland
Graceland
Memphis Music ©
Memphis Music

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.
On the 12th (Mon), explore the different monuments and memorials at Glenwood Cemetery, have some family-friendly fun at The Escape Game Houston, then look for all kinds of wild species at Houston Audubon, and finally stroll around Smither Park.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, go to the Houston day trip planning website.

Getting from Memphis to Houston by combination of flight and bus takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Memphis in April, expect Houston to be a bit warmer, temps between 30°C and 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) so you can travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Houston

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
The Escape Game Houston ©
The Escape Game Houston
Glenwood Cemetery ©
Glenwood Cemetery
Houston Audubon ©
Houston Audubon

3
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 13th (Tue), hike the day away at Bright Angel Trail. There's still lots to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Rim Trail, get outside with Bar 10 Ranch Activities, explore and take pictures at East Rim Drive, and hike along South Kaibab Trail.

To see reviews, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, go to the Grand Canyon National Park trip itinerary builder site.

Do a combination of flight and bus from Houston to Grand Canyon National Park in 10 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, shuttle, and bus; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is minus 1 hour. While traveling from Houston, expect a bit cooler days and colder nights in Grand Canyon National Park, ranging from highs of 19°C to lows of -3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) so you can drive to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel 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 17th (Sat), see the interesting displays at The Mob Museum, then admire the natural beauty at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, and then admire the majestic nature at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area. On your second day here, try to win big at Bellagio Hotel and Casino, ponder the design of Fountains of Bellagio, take in panoramic vistas at Eiffel Tower Viewing Deck, try your luck at Casino At The Venetian, then enjoy some diversion at Strip Gun Club, and finally examine the collection at The Neon Museum.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Las Vegas trip planner.

You can drive from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of shuttle and bus; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. When traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in April, plan for a bit warmer days in Las Vegas, with highs around 31°C, while nights are much hotter with lows around 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) so you can travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Nature Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area ©
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum

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.
On the 19th (Mon), discover the magic at Disneyland Park and then explore the world behind art at The Museum of Contemporary Art. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: examine the collection at The Getty Center, explore the different monuments and memorials at Hollywood Forever Cemetery, then see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory, then admire the landmark architecture of Walt Disney Concert Hall, and finally admire the striking features of Bradbury Building.

For maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Los Angeles trip maker site.

Fly from Las Vegas to Los Angeles in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. While traveling from Las Vegas, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Los Angeles, ranging from highs of 28°C to lows of 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Nightlife

Side Trip

Disneyland Park
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Griffith Observatory ©
Griffith Observatory

5
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, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, admire the natural beauty at Japanese Tea Garden, take in the pleasant sights at Lombard Street, and browse the different shops at Ferry Building Marketplace.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, use the San Francisco route website.

Traveling by flight from Los Angeles to San Francisco takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from Los Angeles in April, things will get slightly colder in San Francisco: highs are around 22°C and lows about 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Historic Sites Parks Museums
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

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