22 days in United States Itinerary

22 days in United States Itinerary

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22 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly + Drive:  19​h 30​min
1
Yosemite National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h
2
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Fly + Drive:  5​h 45​min
3
Yellowstone National Park
— 3 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + bus:  9​h
4
New York City
— 2 nights
bus + Fly:  6​h
5
New Orleans
— 2 nights
Fly + bus:  10​h 30​min
6
Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
7
Las Vegas
— 1 night
Fly:  20​h
End: Sydney

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.
Step out of the city life by going to Glacier Point and Elizabeth Lake, Yosemite National Park. The adventure continues: hike along Tuolumne Meadows, make a trip to Yosemite Conservation Heritage Center, explore the striking landscape at Sentinel Dome, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Panorama Trail.

To find ratings, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Yosemite National Park road trip planning app .

Sydney, Australia to Yosemite National Park is an approximately 19.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also do a combination of flight, subway, bus, and taxi; or do a combination of flight, bus, and taxi. The time zone difference when traveling from Sydney to Yosemite National Park is minus 18 hours. When traveling from Sydney in October, plan for a bit cooler days in Yosemite National Park, with highs around 22°C, while nights are colder with lows around -2°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) early enough to go by car to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Trails Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Elizabeth Lake, Yosemite National Park ©
Tuolumne Meadows ©
Tuolumne Meadows

3
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Get a sense of the local culture at Alcatraz Island and Exploratorium. Popular historic sites such as Twin Peaks and SS Jeremiah O'Brien are in your itinerary. And it doesn't end there: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Grace Cathedral, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Filbert Steps.

To find other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, use the San Francisco trip planner .

Traveling by car from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. While traveling from Yosemite National Park, expect a bit warmer days and warmer nights in San Francisco, ranging from highs of 26°C to lows of 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) so you can travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Neighborhoods Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Twin Peaks ©
Twin Peaks
SS Jeremiah O'Brien ©
SS Jeremiah O'Brien

3
nights
Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone National Park ©
An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
Get in touch with nature at Mount Washburn and Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone. Spend the 20th (Sun) exploring nature at Yellowstone National Park. There's more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Hayden Valley and explore the striking landscape at Lower Geyser Basin.

For traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Yellowstone National Park day trip planner .

You can do a combination of flight and car from San Francisco to Yellowstone National Park in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, shuttle, and car; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is 1 hour. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from San Francisco in October, with highs in Yellowstone National Park at 9°C and lows at -4°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) so you can travel to New York City.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Mount Washburn ©
Mount Washburn
Hayden Valley ©
Hayden Valley

2
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.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art and Statue of Liberty National Monument are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Visit 9/11 Memorial and St. Paul's Chapel for their historical value. Next up on the itinerary: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Patrick's Cathedral, take a stroll through Times Square, and contemplate the long history of Ellis Island.

To see ratings, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read New York City online itinerary planner .

You can do a combination of car, flight, and bus from Yellowstone National Park to New York City in 9 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, shuttle, and flight; or drive. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time, which is usually a 2 hour difference. Expect warmer temperatures when traveling from Yellowstone National Park in October; daily highs in New York City reach 24°C and lows reach 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) so you can travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
Ellis Island ©
Ellis Island

2
nights
New Orleans

New Orleans ©
Known for its Creole cuisine, rich musical tradition, and nearby swamps and plantations, New Orleans is one of the nation's oldest cities.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Sat): take a stroll through Garden District, then learn about all things military at The National WWII Museum, and then see the interesting displays at Escape My Room New Orleans. On your second day here, don't miss a visit to French Quarter, then get to know the fascinating history of Jackson Square, then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Louis Cathedral, and finally explore the different monuments and memorials at Cypress Grove and Greenwood Cemeteries.

To see more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, use the New Orleans trip tool .

You can do a combination of bus and flight from New York City to New Orleans in 6 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from New York City to New Orleans due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit warmer evenings in New Orleans when traveling from New York City in October, with lows around 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Escape My Room New Orleans ©
Escape My Room New Orleans
Garden District ©
Garden District
St. Louis Cathedral ©
St. Louis Cathedral

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.
Step out of the city life by going to Rim Trail and South Kaibab Trail. On the 29th (Tue), hike the day away at Bright Angel Trail. There's more to do: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim and get great views at Powell Point.

For where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Grand Canyon National Park online holiday planner .

Do a combination of flight and bus from New Orleans to Grand Canyon National Park in 10.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. Traveling from New Orleans to Grand Canyon National Park, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from New Orleans in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be much colder in Grand Canyon National Park, with lows of 0°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Wed) early enough 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

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Thu): admire the majestic nature at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, then enjoy some diversion at Las Vegas Shooting Center, and then ponder the design of Bellagio Fountains.

To find other places to visit, maps, photos, and tourist information, use the Las Vegas route maker .

Traveling by combination of flight and car from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle. The time zone difference when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in October, expect nights in Las Vegas to be much hotter, around 18°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 32°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Nature Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
Bellagio Fountains ©
Bellagio Fountains

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