23 days in United States Itinerary

23 days in United States Itinerary

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23 days in United States Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  10​h 45​min
1
New York City
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Washington DC
— 3 nights
Fly:  7​h 45​min
3
Seattle
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h
4
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
5
Los Angeles
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
6
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
7
Grand Canyon National Park
— 3 nights
+2
bus + tram + Fly:  17​h
End: London

4
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. You'll explore and learn at The Metropolitan Museum of Art and Ellis Island. There's much more to do: go for a walk through Central Park, explore the world behind art at The Museum of Modern Art, make a trip to Fifth Avenue, and wander the streets of Times Square.

To find photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read New York City travel planner.

London, UK to New York City is an approximately 11-hour combination of flight and bus. You'll gain 5 hours traveling from London to New York City due to the time zone difference. In June, New York City is somewhat warmer than London - with highs of 31°C and lows of 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) so you can travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
American Museum of Natural History ©
American Museum of Natural History

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.
On the 20th (Wed), learn more about the world around you at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Art, and then see the interesting displays at National Archives Museum. On the next day, examine the collection at National Air and Space Museum, take an in-depth tour of United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, then pause for some serene contemplation at Washington National Cathedral, and finally contemplate the long history of Georgetown University.

For other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Washington DC trip builder.

Traveling by flight from New York City to Washington DC takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In June, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) so you can travel to Seattle.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum

2
nights
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.
On the 22nd (Fri), take a stroll through Pioneer Square. On the next day, examine the collection at The Museum of Flight, then take a stroll through Pike Place Market, then admire the masterpieces at Chihuly Garden and Glass, and finally stop by The Elliott Bay Book Company.

To find maps, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read Seattle itinerary builder.

Traveling by flight from Washington DC to Seattle takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Washington DC to Seattle is minus 3 hours. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Washington DC in June: high temperatures in Seattle hover around 26°C and lows are around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) to allow time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Seattle

Shopping Neighborhoods Museums
Highlights from your plan
Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market
The Museum of Flight ©
The Museum of Flight

3
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Head to Union Square and Ferry Building Marketplacefor some retail therapy. Step out of the city life by going to Alcatraz Island and Twin Peaks. There's lots more to do: take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, get to know the fascinating history of The Embarcadero, look for gifts at City Lights Booksellers & Publishers, and contemplate the long history of SS Jeremiah O'Brien.

To find maps, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the San Francisco trip itinerary maker.

You can fly from Seattle to San Francisco in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in San Francisco are 25°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) early enough to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Francisco

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

4
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.
Getty Center The Publications and Griffith Observatory will appeal to museum buffs. El Pueblo de Los Angeles and Watts Towers are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Change things up with a short trip to Hermosa Beach Pier in Hermosa Beach (about 38 minutes away). And it doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at Venice Beach and Boardwalk, tour the pleasant surroundings at Will Rogers State Beach, stroll the grounds of Pierce Brothers Westwood Village Memorial Cemetery, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Venice Canals Walkway.

To find ratings, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Los Angeles vacation builder.

You can do a combination of flight and train from San Francisco to Los Angeles in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In June, Los Angeles is somewhat warmer than San Francisco - with highs of 30°C and lows of 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Santa Monica State Beach, Hermosa Beach Pier
Highlights from your plan
Venice Beach and Boardwalk ©
Venice Beach and Boardwalk
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Griffith Observatory ©
Griffith Observatory

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sun): explore the striking landscape at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area. Keep things going the next day: shop like a local with The Strip, then take in nature's colorful creations at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, then ponder the design of Bellagio Fountains, and finally buy something for everyone on your list at The Grand Canal Shoppes.

To see photos, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Las Vegas vacation builder.

Do a combination of train and flight from Los Angeles to Las Vegas in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. While traveling from Los Angeles, expect warmer days and somewhat warmer nights in Las Vegas, ranging from highs of 46°C to lows of 31°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

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

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.
For shopping fun, head to Canyon Village Marketplace or Lookout Studio. Step out of the city life by going to Rim Trail and Grand Canyon South Rim. On the 4th (Wed), hike the day away at Bright Angel Trail. It doesn't end there: trek along North Kaibab Trail and don't miss a visit to Powell Point.

For traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Grand Canyon National Park trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by combination of car and flight from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park takes 4.5 hours. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Las Vegas in July, things will get colder in Grand Canyon National Park: highs are around 33°C and lows about 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

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

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