23 days in Continental USA Itinerary

23 days in Continental USA Itinerary

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23 days in Continental USA Itinerary

Start: Muscat
Fly:  18​h 45​min
1
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
2
Los Angeles
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
San Diego
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
4
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
5
Colorado Springs
— 1 night
Fly:  6​h 15​min
6
Orlando
— 3 nights
Fly:  6​h
7
New York City
— 4 nights
Fly:  18​h 15​min
End: Muscat

3
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Family-friendly places like Exploratorium and California Academy of Sciences will thrill your kids. There's much more to do: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, take in the pleasant sights at Fisherman's Wharf, and shop like a local with Ferry Building Marketplace.

For reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our San Francisco travel itinerary planner.

Muscat, Oman to San Francisco is an approximately 19-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 12 hours traveling from Muscat to San Francisco. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from Muscat in December, with highs in San Francisco at 17°C and lows at 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Childrens Museums Museums
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium
California Academy of Sciences ©
California Academy of Sciences

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.
Attractions like Disneyland Park and The Getty Center make great kid-friendly stops. Take a break from Los Angeles with a short trip to Disney California Adventure Park in Anaheim, about 38 minutes away. There's lots more to do: find something for the whole family at Universal Studios Hollywood, appreciate the extensive heritage of Santa Monica Pier, and look and learn at Griffith Observatory.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles trip itinerary maker site .

You can fly from San Francisco to Los Angeles in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. When traveling from San Francisco in December, plan for somewhat warmer days in Los Angeles, with highs around 24°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to San Diego.

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

3
nights
San Diego

San Diego ©
Divided into neighborhoods with distinct characters and cultural heritages, San Diego sits just north of the Mexican border and offers visitors a blend of tourist attractions, including a lively nightlife, diverse cuisine, and a thriving musical scene.
Bring the kids along to San Diego Zoo and Cabrillo National Monument. There's much more to do: get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at SeaWorld San Diego, examine the collection at Maritime Museum of San Diego, and let little ones run wild at Balboa Park.

Take the guesswork out of planning a San Diego vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Los Angeles to San Diego takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. In December, plan for daily highs up to 23°C, and evening lows to 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Museums
Highlights from your plan
San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
SeaWorld San Diego ©
SeaWorld San Diego
Balboa Park ©
Balboa Park

3
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.
Attractions like Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area and The Roller Coaster make great kid-friendly stops. Take a break from Las Vegas with a short trip to Hoover Dam in Boulder City, about 50 minutes away. There's much more to do: admire the local landmark of Fountains of Bellagio, shop like a local with The Strip, examine the collection at The Mob Museum, and enjoy breathtaking views from High Roller.

To see ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Las Vegas online trip planner .

You can fly from San Diego to Las Vegas in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In December, Las Vegas is a bit cooler than San Diego - with highs of 16°C and lows of 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trip

Hoover Dam
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
The Roller Coaster ©
The Roller Coaster

1
night
Colorado Springs

Colorado Springs ©
Stunning Garden of the Gods Park scenery, blue skies and the glory of Pikes Peak-America’s Mountain have attracted visitors to Colorado Springs for more than a century.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Sat): learn about all things military at National Museum of World War II Aviation, get in on the family fun at North Pole - Santa's Workshop, then walk around Garden of the Gods, and finally get your game on at Battlefield Colorado.

To find ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, read Colorado Springs online attractions planner .

Getting from Las Vegas to Colorado Springs by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Las Vegas to Colorado Springs. While traveling from Las Vegas, expect slightly colder days and colder nights in Colorado Springs, ranging from highs of 8°C to lows of -9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) so you can travel to Orlando.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Parks Fun & Games Museums

Side Trip

North Pole - Santa's Workshop
Highlights from your plan
Battlefield Colorado ©
Battlefield Colorado
Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods
North Pole - Santa's Workshop ©
North Pole - Santa's Workshop

3
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.
Bring the kids along to Walt Disney World Resort and Universal's Islands of Adventure. Next up on the itinerary: make an unforgettable trip to Magic Kingdom Park, try out the rides at Happily Ever After Fireworks, explore the world behind art at Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art, and test your problem-solving skills at The Escape Game Orlando.

To see ratings, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Orlando online vacation planner .

Getting from Colorado Springs to Orlando by flight takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. Traveling from Colorado Springs to Orlando, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect much warmer temperatures when traveling from Colorado Springs in December; daily highs in Orlando reach 29°C and lows reach 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) so you can travel to New York City.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks Fun & Games Museums

Side Trip

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

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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.
Kids will enjoy Central Park and Statue of Liberty National Monument. There's still lots to do: browse the exhibits of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, snap pictures at Brooklyn Bridge, don't miss a visit to Grand Central Terminal, and wander the streets of Times Square.

For photos, maps, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our New York City online trip itinerary planner .

You can fly from Orlando to New York City in 6 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. In January, New York City is cooler than Orlando - with highs of 5°C and lows of -5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) 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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