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:  16​h 30​min
1
San Francisco
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
Monterey
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
3
Pismo Beach
— Few hours
Drive:  3​h 30​min
4
Los Angeles
— 6 nights
Fly:  8​h 15​min
5
Washington DC
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
6
New York City
— 4 nights
bus + Fly:  25​h
End: Sydney

4
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Kids will enjoy Alcatraz Island and Japanese Tea Garden. The adventure continues: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, get curious at Exploratorium, tee off at Lincoln Park, and see the interesting displays at de Young Museum.

For traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read our San Francisco trip generator.

Sydney, Australia to San Francisco is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Sydney to San Francisco is minus 18 hours. Traveling from Sydney in April, things will get little chillier in San Francisco: highs are around 22°C and lows about 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Monterey.

Things to do in San Francisco

Museums Parks Childrens Museums
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Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Japanese Tea Garden ©
Japanese Tea Garden

1
night
Monterey

Monterey ©
Monterey is a city in the U.S. On the 9th (Mon), meet the residents at Monterey Bay Aquarium and then immerse yourself in nature at Point Lobos State Reserve.

To find photos, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Monterey online itinerary creator.

Traveling by car from San Francisco to Monterey takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) so you can drive to Pismo Beach.

Things to do in Monterey

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Beaches

Side Trip

Point Lobos
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Point Lobos ©
Point Lobos
Monterey Bay Aquarium ©
Monterey Bay Aquarium

few
hours
Pismo Beach

Pismo Beach
Pismo Beach is a city in San Luis Obispo County, in the Central Coast area of California, United States. To find ratings, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, use the Pismo Beach itinerary planner.

Getting from Monterey to Pismo Beach by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of bus and train. While traveling from Monterey, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Pismo Beach, ranging from highs of 24°C to lows of 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Tue) to allow time for the car ride to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Pismo Beach

Wineries Outdoors Tours

6
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.
Family-friendly places like Disneyland Park and Griffith Observatory will thrill your kids. Explore Los Angeles' surroundings by going to Anaheim (Disney California Adventure Park & Downtown Disney). Pack the 14th (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at Getty Center The Publications, explore the fascinating underground world of Bronson Caves, tour the pleasant surroundings at Venice Beach and Boardwalk, and take in the waterfront at Santa Monica Pier.

To find maps, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles travel planner.

Traveling by car from Pismo Beach to Los Angeles takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or take a train. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Los Angeles when traveling from Pismo Beach in April, with lows around 15°C. You'll have a few hours on the 16th (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling to Washington DC.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Anaheim, Santa Monica Pier
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Disney California Adventure Park ©
Disney California Adventure Park
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood

4
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.
Attractions like Tidal Basin and National Zoological Park make great kid-friendly stops. And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, get a sense of history and politics at The White House, take in the spiritual surroundings of Washington National Cathedral, and browse the collection at Library of Congress.

For where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read Washington DC vacation trip planner.

You can fly from Los Angeles to Washington DC in 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. You'll lose 3 hours traveling from Los Angeles to Washington DC due to the time zone difference. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Los Angeles in April; daily highs in Washington DC reach 24°C and lows reach 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) early enough to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Zoological Park ©
National Zoological Park
Tidal Basin ©
Tidal Basin

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.
Kids will enjoy Central Park and New York Public Library. There's lots more to do: admire the masterpieces at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, get a new perspective on nature at American Museum of Natural History, admire the striking features of Rockefeller Center, and don't miss a visit to Grand central terminal.

For photos, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, go to the New York City vacation planner.

You can fly from Washington DC to New York City in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. When traveling from Washington DC in April, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in New York City: temperatures range from 19°C by day to 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Statue of Liberty National Monument ©

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