22 days in United States Itinerary

22 days in United States Itinerary

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22 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Melbourne
Fly:  17​h 30​min
1
Los Angeles
— 5 nights
Fly + Drive:  7​h 30​min
2
Carlsbad
— 2 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  10​h 45​min
3
New York City
— 5 nights
Foot + Fly:  8​h 45​min
4
Las Vegas
— 6 nights
Fly:  20​h 45​min
End: Melbourne

5
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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Los Angeles: Anaheim (Disneyland Park & Disney California Adventure Park). The adventure continues: find something for the whole family at Universal Studios Hollywood, look and learn at Griffith Observatory, examine the collection at Petersen Automotive Museum, and put a fun spin on your tour with Fantastic Race.

To find other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Los Angeles journey maker site .

Melbourne, Australia to Los Angeles is an approximately 17.5-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 Australian Eastern Standard Time (Victoria) to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -18 hour difference. While traveling from Melbourne, expect much hotter days and a bit warmer nights in Los Angeles, ranging from highs of 30°C to lows of 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) early enough to travel to Carlsbad.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Parks

Side Trips

Anaheim, Santa Monica Pier
Highlights from your plan
Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita ©
Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood

2
nights
Carlsbad

Carlsbad ©
Carlsbad is a city in and the county seat of Eddy County, New Mexico, United States. Explore Carlsbad's surroundings by going to Carlsbad Caverns National Park (Carlsbad Caverns National Park, Big Room, & more).

To find more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Carlsbad trip planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Los Angeles to Carlsbad. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is 1 hour. When traveling from Los Angeles in June, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Carlsbad: temperatures range from 43°C by day to 22°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Carlsbad

Nature Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Carlsbad Caverns National Park
Highlights from your plan
Big Room ©
Big Room
King's Palace ©
King's Palace
Carlsbad Caverns National Park ©
Carlsbad Caverns National Park

5
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, make a trip to Empire State Building, enjoy breathtaking views from Top of the Rock, and explore the world behind art at The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

For ratings, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the New York City trip builder website .

Explore your travel options from Carlsbad to New York City with the Route module. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time is 2 hours. When traveling from Carlsbad in June, plan for little chillier days in New York City, with highs around 31°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) so you can travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks 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

6
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.
Change things up with a short trip to Hoover Dam in Boulder City (about 50 minutes away). Next up on the itinerary: admire the local landmark of Fountains of Bellagio, enjoy breathtaking views from Eiffel Tower Viewing Deck, try to win big at Casino at the Venetian, and get a taste of the local shopping with The Strip.

To find out how to plan a trip to Las Vegas, use our trip itinerary maker.

You can fly from New York City to Las Vegas in 9 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. You'll gain 3 hours traveling from New York City to Las Vegas due to the time zone difference. While traveling from New York City, expect much hotter days and somewhat warmer nights in Las Vegas, ranging from highs of 46°C to lows of 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Tours Fun & Games

Side Trip

Hoover Dam
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
The Strip ©
The Strip

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