23 days in United States Itinerary

23 days in United States Itinerary

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23 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Athens
Fly:  14​h 15​min
1
Chicago
— 2 nights
Fly + Drive:  6​h 45​min
2
Yellowstone National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  13​h 15​min
3
Seattle
— 1 day
Drive:  14​h
4
San Francisco
— 2 nights
Drive:  6​h 30​min
5
Los Angeles
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 30​min
6
Las Vegas
— 1 night
Drive:  29​h
7
New Orleans
— 2 nights
Drive:  14​h 15​min
8
Miami
— 2 nights
Drive:  19​h 45​min
9
Philadelphia
— 1 day
train:  1​h 45​min
10
New York City
— 3 nights
bus + Fly:  13​h 15​min
End: Athens

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nights
Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
On the 25th (Fri), shop like a local with The Magnificent Mile, admire the masterpieces at The Art Institute of Chicago, and then stroll around Millennium Park. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the landmark architecture of Frank Lloyd Wright Home and Studio and then trek along Little Red Schoolhouse.

For reviews, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Chicago online road trip planner .

Athens, Greece to Chicago is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. You'll gain 8 hours traveling from Athens to Chicago due to the time zone difference. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Athens in October: high temperatures in Chicago hover around 21°C and lows are around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Chicago

Parks Trails Outdoors

Side Trips

Frank Lloyd Wright Home and Studio, Little Red Schoolhouse
Highlights from your plan
Millennium Park ©
Millennium Park
The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
The Magnificent Mile ©
The Magnificent Mile

1
night
Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone National Park ©
An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
On the 27th (Sun), explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, trek along Artist Point, and then witness a stunning natural landmark at Old Faithful. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: look for all kinds of wild species at Mount Washburn.

To see more things to do and tourist information, you can read our Yellowstone National Park journey planner .

You can do a combination of flight and car from Chicago to Yellowstone National Park in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, shuttle, and bus; or drive. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Chicago to Yellowstone National Park due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Chicago in October, plan for a bit cooler days and much colder nights in Yellowstone National Park: temperatures range from 9°C by day to -4°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) so you can travel to Seattle.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Mount Washburn ©
Mount Washburn
Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful

1
day
Seattle

Seattle ©
Nicknamed the "Emerald City" because of its abundant evergreen trees, Seattle is the cultural and business center of the Pacific Northwest, as well as a popular holiday destination.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Tue): look for gifts at Glasshouse Studio, shop like a local with Chihuly Garden and Glass, then wander the streets of Pike Place Market, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Pioneer Square.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Seattle itinerary maker .

Traveling by combination of car and flight from Yellowstone National Park to Seattle takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, shuttle, and flight; or drive. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Yellowstone National Park to Seattle due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Yellowstone National Park, expect a bit warmer days and much warmer nights in Seattle, ranging from highs of 20°C to lows of 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) to allow time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Seattle

Shopping Neighborhoods Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market
Pioneer Square ©
Pioneer Square

2
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Visit Alcatraz Island and Golden Gate Bridge for their historical value. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Exploratorium and Ferry Plaza Farmers Market. There's much more to do: kick back and relax at Marshall’s Beach, take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, wander the streets of Union Square, and tour the pleasant surroundings at China Beach.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the San Francisco trip itinerary maker .

Traveling by flight from Seattle to San Francisco takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Seattle in October, expect San Francisco to be somewhat warmer, temps between 26°C and 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) early enough to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Sat): look and learn at Griffith Observatory, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Venice Beach and Boardwalk, then wander the streets of Abbot Kinney Boulevard, and finally don't miss a visit to Santa Monica Pier. Here are some ideas for day two: wander the streets of Montana Avenue, then shop like a local with Third Street Promenade, then examine the collection at The Getty Center, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Hollywood Walk of Fame.

To find traveler tips, photos, maps, and tourist information, use the Los Angeles tour itinerary maker website .

Traveling by flight from San Francisco to Los Angeles takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. When traveling from San Francisco in November, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Los Angeles: temperatures range from 28°C by day to 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) to allow time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Shopping Neighborhoods Museums

Side Trip

Santa Monica
Highlights from your plan
Abbot Kinney Boulevard ©
Abbot Kinney Boulevard
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Venice Beach and Boardwalk ©
Venice Beach and Boardwalk

1
night
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 4th (Mon), shop like a local with The Strip and then ponder the design of Fountains of Bellagio. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the majestic nature at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area.

Plan a Las Vegas trip in moments using our itinerary builder.

You can fly from Los Angeles to Las Vegas in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and flight. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Los Angeles in November; daily highs in Las Vegas reach 23°C and lows reach 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) so you can travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Las Vegas

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

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Thu): appreciate the extensive heritage of Royal Street, look for gifts at Faulkner House Books, then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Louis Cathedral, and finally don't miss a visit to Jackson Square.

To find where to stay, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the New Orleans road trip planner.

You can fly from Las Vegas to New Orleans in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Las Vegas to New Orleans due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Las Vegas in November, you will find days in New Orleans are a bit cooler (19°C), and nights are a bit warmer (19°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) early enough to travel to Miami.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites Shopping Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Royal Street ©
Royal Street
St. Louis Cathedral ©
St. Louis Cathedral
Jackson Square ©
Jackson Square

2
nights
Miami

Miami ©
Florida’s mecca of fun in the sun, the lively tropical metropolis of Miami is one of the world’s top vacation spots.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Sat): have fun at Lock & Load Miami, then take a stroll through Lincoln Road, then enjoy the sand and surf at South Beach, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Art Deco Historic District.

For other places to visit, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read Miami visit planner .

You can fly from New Orleans to Miami in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from New Orleans in November, things will get somewhat warmer in Miami: highs are around 32°C and lows about 24°C. You'll have a few hours on the 10th (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling to Philadelphia.

Things to do in Miami

Neighborhoods Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Miami Beach
Highlights from your plan
Lincoln Road ©
Lincoln Road
Art Deco Historic District ©
Art Deco Historic District
South Beach ©
South Beach

1
day
Philadelphia

Philadelphia ©
Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Mon): hunt for treasures at Reading Terminal Market and then contemplate the long history of Independence Hall.

Before you visit Philadelphia, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Getting from Miami to Philadelphia by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Expect colder temperatures when traveling from Miami in November; daily highs in Philadelphia reach 16°C and lows reach 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Mon) to allow enough time to take a train to New York City.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Shopping Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Reading Terminal Market ©
Reading Terminal Market
Independence Hall ©
Independence Hall

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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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like 9/11 Memorial and St. Patrick's Cathedral. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at The Metropolitan Museum of Art and Times Square. There's still lots to do: take a stroll through Fifth Avenue, grab your bike and head to Hudson River Greenway, trek along East River Waterfront Esplanade, and look for all kinds of wild species at Hallett Nature Sanctuary.

For reviews and more tourist information, use the New York City holiday planner .

Traveling by train from Philadelphia to New York City takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. November in New York City sees daily highs of 16°C and lows of 7°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Outdoors Parks
Highlights from your plan
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
Times Square ©
Times Square

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