22 days in United States Itinerary

22 days in United States Itinerary

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22 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Christchurch
Fly:  21​h 15​min
1
Las Vegas
— 4 nights
Fly:  6​h
2
New Orleans
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
3
Orlando
— 6 nights
Fly:  5​h 45​min
4
Memphis
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
5
Houston
— 3 nights
Fly:  21​h 30​min
End: Christchurch

4
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.
Get out of town with these interesting Las Vegas side-trips: Valley of Fire State Park (in Overton) and Boulder City (Tom Devlin's Monster Museum & Hoover Dam). Next up on the itinerary: immerse yourself in nature at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, see the interesting displays at The Mob Museum, admire the natural beauty at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, and get your game on at Dig This.

To see other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Las Vegas day trip app .

Christchurch, New Zealand to Las Vegas is an approximately 21.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference moving from New Zealand Standard Time (NZST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 20 hours. Plan for much hotter temperatures traveling from Christchurch in June, with highs in Las Vegas at 46°C and lows at 29°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) so you can travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Nature Shopping

Side Trips

Boulder City, Valley of Fire State Park
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
Valley of Fire State Park ©
Valley of Fire State Park

4
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.
New Orleans is known for historic sites, museums, nightlife, parks, and classes. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: brush up on your military savvy at The National WWII Museum, appreciate the extensive heritage of French Quarter, meet the residents at Audubon Aquarium of the Americas, and don't miss a visit to Jackson Square.

For traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read New Orleans road trip planning app .

Traveling by flight from Las Vegas to New Orleans takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Las Vegas to New Orleans. When traveling from Las Vegas in June, plan for cooler days and somewhat warmer nights in New Orleans: temperatures range from 33°C by day to 33°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can travel to Orlando.

Things to do in New Orleans

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Escape My Room New Orleans ©
Escape My Room New Orleans
Louisiana Children's Museum ©
Louisiana Children's Museum
Audubon Zoo ©
Audubon Zoo

6
nights
Orlando

Orlando ©
For most people, any mention of Orlando immediately conjures up images of sprawling theme parks filled with characters plucked right out of popular animated movies.
Step out of Orlando to go to Anaheim and see The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror, which is approximately 36 minutes away. There's still lots to do: find something for the whole family at Universal Orlando Resort, admire the masterpieces at Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art, make an unforgettable trip to Walt Disney World Resort, and get your game on at The Escape Game Orlando.

To find where to stay, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read Orlando route planning tool .

Fly from New Orleans to Orlando in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from New Orleans to Orlando is 1 hour. When traveling from New Orleans in June, plan for a bit warmer days and slightly colder nights in Orlando: temperatures range from 38°C by day to 26°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) so you can travel to Memphis.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks Beaches Parks

Side Trip

Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art
Highlights from your plan
Universal Orlando Resort ©
Universal Orlando Resort
Walt Disney World Resort ©
Walt Disney World Resort
Universal's Islands of Adventure ©
Universal's Islands of Adventure

2
nights
Memphis

Memphis ©
The largest city on the Mississippi River, Memphis bills itself as both the "Birthplace of Rock" and "Home of the Blues." With such a rich musical heritage, it shouldn't come as a surprise that Elvis Presley chose to live in Memphis during his later years.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Wed): explore the galleries of Graceland, pause for some photo ops at National Civil Rights Museum - Lorraine Motel, and then contemplate the long history of Sun Studio. Keep things going the next day: admire the majestic nature at Parkin Archeological State Park, then get to know the resident critters at Memphis Zoo, and then test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

For where to stay, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read our Memphis trip builder app .

Traveling by flight from Orlando to Memphis takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Orlando to Memphis due to the time zone difference. In June, plan for daily highs up to 37°C, and evening lows to 25°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) early enough to travel to Houston.

Things to do in Memphis

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Parkin Archeological State Park
Highlights from your plan
Graceland ©
Graceland
Room Escape Games
Parkin Archeological State Park ©
Parkin Archeological State Park

3
nights
Houston

Houston ©
Although urban sprawl remains synonymous with Houston, most of the city's tourist attractions lie within the relatively small downtown area, surrounded by diverse neighborhoods housing the nation's biggest African-American, Asian-American, and Latino communities.
On the 19th (Fri), admire the majestic nature at Brazos Bend State Park, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Glenwood Cemetery, and then get your game on at The Escape Game Houston. Keep things going the next day: get your game on at Houston Axe and then examine the collection at Space Center Houston.

To find reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Houston day trip website .

You can fly from Memphis to Houston in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Houston are 39°C, while nighttime lows are 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Houston

Fun & Games Museums Parks

Side Trip

Brazos Bend State Park
Highlights from your plan
The Escape Game Houston ©
The Escape Game Houston
Brazos Bend State Park ©
Brazos Bend State Park
Glenwood Cemetery ©
Glenwood Cemetery

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