22 days in United States Itinerary

22 days in United States Itinerary

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1
New York City
— 3 nights
2
Pittsburgh
— 5 nights
3
Washington DC
— 3 nights
4
Yellowstone National Park
— 2 nights
5
Los Angeles
— 3 nights
6
San Francisco
— 3 nights

3
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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Statue of Liberty National Monument as well as Central Park. Get some cultural insight at Times Square and The Metropolitan Museum of Art. The adventure continues: take a stroll through Fifth Avenue and pause for some serene contemplation at St. Patrick's Cathedral.

To see other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read New York City trip itinerary app.

Beijing, China to New York City is an approximately 18-hour flight. The time zone changes from China Standard Time (CST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a -13 hour difference. Traveling from Beijing in April, you will find days in New York City are a bit cooler (61°F), and nights are about the same (45°F). Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Tue) to allow time for travel to Pittsburgh.

Things to do in New York City

Parks · Museums · Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Times Square ©
Times Square
Fifth Avenue ©
Fifth Avenue

5
nights
Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh ©
Known primarily for its steel-related heritage and 446 bridges, Pittsburgh sits at the confluence of the Monongahela and Allegheny Rivers, which meet to form the Ohio River.
Head to Merrick Art Gallery and Pittsburgh Glass Centerfor plenty of shopping. Get some cultural insight at Fallingwater and Strip District. Take a break from Pittsburgh with a short trip to The Hall Closet, Hall China Factory in East Liverpool, about 56 minutes away. There's lots more to do: see the interesting displays at Bicycle Heaven, take in nature's colorful creations at Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens, indulge your thirst for a good beer at East End Brewing Company, and get engrossed in the history at Rivers of Steel.

To find ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Pittsburgh trip planner.

You can fly from New York City to Pittsburgh in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 63°F, and evening lows to 43°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) so you can travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Pittsburgh

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Fallingwater, Rivers of Steel, Merrick Art Gallery, The Hall Closet, Hall China Factory
Highlights from your plan
Bicycle Heaven ©
Bicycle Heaven
Fallingwater ©
Fallingwater
Mount Washington ©
Mount Washington

3
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.
Escape the urban bustle at Tidal Basin and Antietam National Battlefield. Step out of Washington DC to go to Baltimore and see Horseshoe Casino, which is approximately 56 minutes away. There's much more to do: examine the collection at National Air and Space Museum, browse the eclectic array of goods at Eastern Market, and get to know the resident critters at National Zoological Park.

For photos, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Washington DC trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Pittsburgh to Washington DC takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Pittsburgh in April, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Washington DC, with lows of 49°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Washington DC

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Horseshoe Casino, Antietam National Battlefield
Highlights from your plan
Tidal Basin ©
Tidal Basin
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
Antietam National Battlefield ©
Antietam National Battlefield

2
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.
Step out of the city life by going to Fishing Bridge General Store and Fort Yellowstone Historic District. There's still lots to do: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, appreciate the extensive heritage of Beaver Ponds Loop Trail, take in the awesome beauty at Old Gardiner Road, and witness a stunning natural landmark at Blue Star Spring.

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Traveling by flight from Washington DC to Yellowstone National Park takes 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Washington DC to Yellowstone National Park, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Washington DC in May: high temperatures in Yellowstone National Park hover around 53°F and lows are around 27°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) early enough to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Blue Star Spring
Blue Star Spring
Beaver Ponds Loop Trail ©
Beaver Ponds Loop Trail

3
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.
Head to Montana Avenue and Abbot Kinney Boulevardfor some retail therapy. Get a sense of the local culture at Griffith Observatory and Hollywood Walk of Fame. Step out of Los Angeles with an excursion to Third Street Promenade in Santa Monica--about 30 minutes away. There's still lots to do: stop by Amoeba Music and get a taste of the local shopping with The Grove.

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You can fly from Yellowstone National Park to Los Angeles in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car, bus, and shuttle. The time zone difference when traveling from Yellowstone National Park to Los Angeles is minus 1 hour. Prepare for warmer weather when traveling from Yellowstone National Park in May: high temperatures in Los Angeles hover around 75°F and lows are around 59°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Shopping · Childrens Museums · Museums

Side Trip

Santa Monica
Highlights from your plan
Montana Avenue ©
Montana Avenue
Abbot Kinney Boulevard ©
Abbot Kinney Boulevard
Griffith Observatory ©
Griffith Observatory

3
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 8th (Wed): contemplate the long history of City Lights Booksellers, take in the pleasant sights at Fisherman's Wharf, and then head off the coast to Alcatraz Island. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 9th (Thu): browse the different shops at Ferry Building Marketplace, then take a stroll through Union Square, and then take some stellar pictures from Twin Peaks.

To see where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our San Francisco trip planner.

You can fly from Los Angeles to San Francisco in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Los Angeles in May, expect San Francisco to be slightly colder, temps between 69°F and 53°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Shopping · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

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