22 days in United States Itinerary

22 days in United States Itinerary

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22 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Dubai
Fly:  17 h 15 min
1
Seattle
— 1 night
Fly:  4 h 15 min
2
San Francisco
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h
3
Yosemite National Park
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  4 h 15 min
4
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
Drive:  7 h 30 min
5
Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h 30 min
6
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Fly:  6 h 45 min
7
Washington DC
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 15 min
8
New York City
— 4 nights
Fly:  15 h 45 min
End: Dubai

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.
On the 15th (Fri), observe the fascinating underwater world at Seattle Aquarium, then take a stroll through Pike Place Market, then admire the masterpieces at Chihuly Garden and Glass, and finally don't miss a visit to Space Needle.

To find ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Seattle driving holiday planning site.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Seattle is an approximately 17.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle; or do a combination of shuttle and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Dubai to Seattle is minus 12 hours. Expect colder temperatures when traveling from Dubai in May; daily highs in Seattle reach 23°C and lows reach 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) to allow time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Seattle

Shopping Neighborhoods Parks
Highlights from your plan
Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Space Needle ©
Space Needle
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market

2
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sat): head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, then take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, and then contemplate the long history of Golden Gate Bridge. On the next day, examine the collection at Exploratorium and then stroll around Golden Gate Park.

For ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our San Francisco trip itinerary maker website.

Traveling by flight from Seattle to San Francisco takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. May in San Francisco sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) so you can drive to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

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

3
nights
Yosemite National Park

Yosemite National Park ©
Massive granite mountains, towering waterfalls, groves of Giant Sequoia trees, and wilderness as far as the eye can see distinguish the landscape of Yosemite National Park.
Yosemite National Park is known for nature, trails, and scenic drive. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point, take in the dramatic scenery at Vernal Fall, don't miss a visit to Yosemite Village, and trek along Nevada Falls Loop.

For where to stay, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Yosemite National Park trip planning site.

Getting from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and car; or do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from San Francisco in May, expect a bit cooler with lows of 1°C in Yosemite National Park. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) so you can travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Vernal Fall ©
Vernal Fall
Panorama Trail ©
Panorama Trail

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 21st (Thu): discover the magic at Disneyland Park and then look and learn at Griffith Observatory. Keep things going the next day: find something for the whole family at Universal Studios Hollywood and then see the interesting displays at The Getty Center.

To see traveler tips, maps, photos, and tourist information, read our Los Angeles visit planning app.

You can do a combination of car and flight from Yosemite National Park to Los Angeles in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in May, expect nights in Los Angeles to be much warmer, around 17°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) so you can go by car to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Disneyland Park
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center

2
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.
Grand Canyon National Park is known for nature, trails, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, hike along South Kaibab Trail, cruise along East Rim Drive, and take in the pleasant sights at Pipe Creek Vista.

For reviews, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Grand Canyon National Park route site.

Getting from Los Angeles to Grand Canyon National Park by car takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of flight and shuttle. The time zone difference when traveling from Los Angeles to Grand Canyon National Park is 1 hour. When traveling from Los Angeles in May, plan for a bit cooler days in Grand Canyon National Park, with highs around 23°C, while nights are cooler with lows around 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) 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
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.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Tue): see the interesting displays at The Mob Museum, then get a taste of the local shopping with The Strip, and then have some family-friendly fun at Wreck Room. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the striking landscape of Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, take in nature's colorful creations at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, then don't miss a visit to Fountains of Bellagio, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Eiffel Tower Viewing Deck.

To find ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read Las Vegas trip planner.

Drive from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in May, expect nights in Las Vegas to be warmer, around 20°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 36°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) early enough to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Historic Sites Parks Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
The Strip ©
The Strip

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.
Washington DC is known for museums, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, appreciate the history behind Vietnam Veterans Memorial, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Washington National Cathedral, and take an in-depth tour of United States Holocaust Memorial Museum.

To see ratings, photos, maps, and tourist information, read Washington DC online trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Las Vegas to Washington DC in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, bus, and subway; or drive. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a 3 hour difference. In May, Washington DC is a bit cooler than Las Vegas - with highs of 28°C and lows of 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) early enough to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
Tidal Basin ©
Tidal Basin

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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, take a stroll through Times Square, enjoy breathtaking views from Empire State Building, and tour the pleasant surroundings at The High Line.

To find ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the New York City trip itinerary planner.

Fly from Washington DC to New York City in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. When traveling from Washington DC in May, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in New York City: temperatures range from 24°C by day to 15°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) so you can travel back 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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