23 days in United States Itinerary

23 days in United States Itinerary

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23 days in United States Itinerary

Start: San Francisco
1
San Francisco
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
San Diego
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
4
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h 45​min
5
Chicago
— 3 nights
Drive:  5​h 45​min
6
Cleveland
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
7
Pittsburgh
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
8
Philadelphia
— 3 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
9
New York City
— 3 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  13​h 45​min
End: Hawaii Kai, Oahu

2
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
San Francisco is known for nature, museums, parks, nightlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, get curious at Exploratorium, and make a trip to Lombard Street.

To see traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the San Francisco sightseeing planner .

If you are flying in from Australia, the closest major airports are San Francisco International Airport, Metropolitan Oakland International Airport and Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport. In June, daytime highs in San Francisco are 25°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) so you can travel to San Diego.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Childrens Museums Museums
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Park ©
Golden Gate Park
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Tue): pause for some photo ops at Cabrillo National Monument. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at USS Midway Museum and then let little ones run wild at Balboa Park.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read our San Diego online trip itinerary maker .

You can fly from San Francisco to San Diego in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from San Francisco in June since evenings lows in San Diego dip to 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Fun & Games Museums
Highlights from your plan
Balboa Park ©
Balboa Park
USS Midway Museum ©
USS Midway Museum
Cabrillo National Monument ©
Cabrillo National Monument

2
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Hollywood Sign, LA Farmers' Market, Santa Monica Bay, and other attractions you added. On the 1st (Wed), explore the world behind art at Los Angeles County Museum of Art, don't miss a visit to Hollywood Sign, then kick back and relax at Venice Beach and Boardwalk, then take a leisurely stroll along Santa Monica Pier, and finally explore the activities along Santa Monica Bay. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu): find something for the whole family at Universal Studios Hollywood, see the interesting displays at The Getty Center, and then look for gifts at LA Farmers' Market.

For ratings, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, use the Los Angeles road trip planning site .

You can fly from San Francisco to Los Angeles in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from San Francisco in June: high temperatures in Los Angeles hover around 30°C and lows are around 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Santa Monica Pier
Highlights from your plan
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier

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.
On the 13th (Sat), explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, then don't miss a visit to Stratosphere Tower, and then don't miss a visit to Fountains of Bellagio. Keep things going the next day: see the interesting displays at The Mob Museum, take in nature's colorful creations at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, and then get a taste of the local shopping with The Strip.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Las Vegas visit planning website .

Fly from Los Angeles to Las Vegas in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and flight. While traveling from Los Angeles, expect much hotter days and a bit warmer nights in Las Vegas, ranging from highs of 46°C to lows of 29°C. On the 15th (Mon), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Chicago.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Neighborhoods Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
The Strip ©
The Strip

3
nights
Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Tue): examine the collection at The Field Museum, admire the masterpieces at The Art Institute of Chicago, then pause for some photo ops at Cloud Gate, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Millennium Park. On the 17th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: engage your brain at Museum of Science and Industry, then get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Shedd Aquarium, then admire the local landmark of Buckingham Fountain, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower.

To see where to stay, ratings, photos, and tourist information, go to the Chicago attractions planner .

You can fly from Las Vegas to Chicago in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Central Standard Time is 2 hours. Traveling from Las Vegas in June, expect nights in Chicago to be a bit cooler, around 20°C, while days are colder, around 32°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Thu) to allow time for travel to Cleveland.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums Childrens Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
Museum of Science and Industry ©
Museum of Science and Industry
Shedd Aquarium ©
Shedd Aquarium

2
nights
Cleveland

Cleveland ©
A culturally diverse city situated on the shores of Lake Erie, Cleveland boasts many places to visit, such as world-class museums, popular amusement parks, and sprawling recreational areas.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Fri): try your luck at JACK Cleveland Casino, then explore the world behind art at The Cleveland Museum of Art, and then examine the collection at Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 20th (Sat): walk around Rocky River Reservation, walk around Cleveland Metroparks, and then appreciate the history behind Soldiers' and Sailors' Monument.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Cleveland trip planner .

Traveling by flight from Chicago to Cleveland takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of subway, bus, and flight; or drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Chicago to Cleveland due to the time zone difference. In June, daily temperatures in Cleveland can reach 29°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Pittsburgh.

Things to do in Cleveland

Museums Casinos Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
The Cleveland Museum of Art ©
The Cleveland Museum of Art
Rocky River Reservation ©
Rocky River Reservation
Rock & Roll Hall of Fame ©
Rock & Roll Hall of Fame

2
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.
On the 21st (Sun), appreciate the history behind Southern Pennsylvania World War II Memorial, then take in the awesome beauty at Mount Washington, then take in nature's colorful creations at Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens, and finally take a stroll through The Strip District. On the 22nd (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: observe the fascinating underwater world at Pittsburgh Zoo & PPG Aquarium, examine the collection at Bicycle Heaven, and then take an in-depth tour of Photo Antiquities Museum of Photographic History.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Pittsburgh trip itinerary planning app .

You can drive from Cleveland to Pittsburgh in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) early enough to travel to Philadelphia.

Things to do in Pittsburgh

Parks Neighborhoods Nature
Highlights from your plan
Bicycle Heaven ©
Bicycle Heaven
Mount Washington ©
Mount Washington

3
nights
Philadelphia

Philadelphia ©
Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
On the 23rd (Tue), contemplate the long history of Independence Hall, then admire the masterpieces at Philadelphia Museum of Art, and then admire the local landmark of Longwood Gardens. Keep things going the next day: get engrossed in the history at Eastern State Penitentiary, admire the masterpieces at Barnes Foundation, then hunt for treasures at Reading Terminal Market, and finally make a trip to Liberty Bell Center.

To see where to stay, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Philadelphia sightseeing planner.

Traveling by flight from Pittsburgh to Philadelphia takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. In June, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) early enough to catch the train to New York City.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Longwood Gardens
Highlights from your plan
Philadelphia Museum of Art ©
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Longwood Gardens ©
Longwood Gardens
Independence Hall ©
Independence Hall

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.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, shopping, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: stroll around Central Park, snap pictures at Brooklyn Bridge, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Patrick's Cathedral, and take in the pleasant sights at The High Line.

To plan New York City vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

Traveling by train from Philadelphia to New York City takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. June in New York City sees daily highs of 31°C and lows of 21°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

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