23 days in United States Itinerary

23 days in United States Itinerary

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23 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Brisbane
Fly:  18​h 15​min
1
San Francisco
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h
2
Yosemite National Park
— 2 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + bus:  11​h 15​min
3
New York City
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
4
Washington DC
— 3 nights
+3
train + bus + Fly + bus:  12​h
5
Grand Canyon National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
6
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h
7
Los Angeles
— 3 nights
Fly:  16​h
End: Brisbane

2
nights
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, nightlife, shopping, and childrens museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, make a trip to Golden Gate Park, and buy something for everyone on your list at Ferry Building Marketplace.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read San Francisco trip planner .

Brisbane, Australia to San Francisco is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. You'll gain 18 hours traveling from Brisbane to San Francisco due to the time zone difference. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Brisbane in March, with highs in San Francisco at 21°C and lows at 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Museums Childrens Museums
Highlights from your plan
Walking tours
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island

2
nights
Yosemite National Park

Yosemite National Park ©
Massive granite mountains, towering waterfalls, groves of Giant Sequoia trees, and wilderness as far as the eye can see distinguish the landscape of Yosemite National Park.
On the 11th (Mon), don't miss a visit to Yosemite Village, then explore the striking landscape at North Dome, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier Point. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Tue): tour the pleasant surroundings at Yosemite Ski and Snowboard Area.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Yosemite National Park road trip planning site .

Drive from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car; or do a combination of flight and bus. When traveling from San Francisco in March, plan for a bit cooler days and cooler nights in Yosemite National Park: temperatures range from 13°C by day to -5°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) early enough to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Badger Pass Ski Area ©
Badger Pass Ski Area
North Dome ©
North Dome

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: go for a walk through Central Park, make a trip to 9/11 Memorial, pause for some photo ops at Statue of Liberty National Monument, and admire the landmark architecture of Grand Central Terminal.

For traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our New York City day trip site .

Traveling by combination of car, flight, and bus from Yosemite National Park to New York City takes 11.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time, which is usually a 3 hour difference. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in March, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 1°C in New York City. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) so you can travel to Washington DC.

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

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.
Washington DC is known for museums, historic sites, nightlife, zoos & aquariums, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Art, get a sense of history and politics at White House, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Washington National Cathedral, and take an in-depth tour of United States Holocaust Memorial Museum.

To see other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Washington DC route planner.

Traveling by flight from New York City to Washington DC takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from New York City in March, you will find days in Washington DC are a bit warmer (15°C), and nights are about the same (3°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) so you can travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
Tidal Basin ©
Tidal Basin

3
nights
Grand Canyon National Park

Grand Canyon National Park ©
The size, shape, and color of Grand Canyon National Park combine to leave an impression on visitors as deep as the canyon itself.
On the 22nd (Fri), hike the day away at Bright Angel Trail. There's still lots to do: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim, trek along South Kaibab Trail, get great views at Hopi Point, and don't miss a visit to Grand Canyon Village.

To see more things to do, photos, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Grand Canyon National Park vacation maker .

You can do a combination of train, flight, and bus from Washington DC to Grand Canyon National Park in 12 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Traveling from Washington DC to Grand Canyon National Park, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect little chillier evenings in Grand Canyon National Park when traveling from Washington DC in March, with lows around -5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail

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.
When in Las Vegas, make a side trip to see Hoover Dam in Boulder City, approximately 50 minutes away. There's much more to do: ponder the design of Bellagio Fountains, get to know the fascinating history of The Strip, explore the striking landscape of Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, and examine the collection at The Mob Museum.

To see other places to visit, reviews, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Las Vegas travel planner.

Do a combination of flight and car from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in March, plan for somewhat warmer days and warmer nights in Las Vegas: temperatures range from 27°C by day to 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Shopping Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Hoover Dam
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
The Strip ©
The Strip

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.
Step out of Los Angeles with an excursion to Disneyland Park in Anaheim--about 30 minutes away. There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at The Getty Center, explore and take pictures at Staples Center, look and learn at Griffith Observatory, and put a fun spin on your tour with Fantastic Race.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Los Angeles trip itinerary maker website .

Traveling by flight from Las Vegas to Los Angeles takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 27°C in March, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Disneyland Park
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Griffith Observatory ©
Griffith Observatory

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