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
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San Francisco
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
2
Incline Village
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 30​min
3
Yosemite National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 45​min
4
Monterey
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
5
Big Sur
— Few hours
Drive:  4​h
6
Pismo Beach
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 30​min
7
Los Angeles
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 30​min
8
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
Fly:  6​h
9
Washington DC
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 15​min
10
New York City
— 9 nights
End: New York City

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nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
You've added North Beach, Blue & Gold Fleet, PIER 39, Crissy Field, and other attractions to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 6th (Thu): take a stroll through Chinatown, then buy something for everyone on your list at Ferry Building Marketplace, then take a stroll through North Beach, and finally take a memorable tour with Blue & Gold Fleet, PIER 39. Here are some ideas for day two: make a trip to Lombard Street, contemplate the long history of SS Jeremiah O'Brien, take a tour of USS Pampanito, take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, then buy something for everyone on your list at Ghirardelli Square, and finally catch a live performance at Palace of Fine Arts Theatre.

To see other places to visit and tourist information, refer to the San Francisco online trip itinerary planner .

If you are flying in from Israel, the closest major airports are San Francisco International Airport, Metropolitan Oakland International Airport and Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport. In September, daytime highs in San Francisco are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can travel to Incline Village.

Things to do in San Francisco

Neighborhoods Parks Museums
Highlights from your plan
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf
SS Jeremiah O'Brien ©
SS Jeremiah O'Brien
Chinatown ©
Chinatown

1
night
Incline Village

Incline Village ©
Incline Village is a census-designated place (CDP) in Washoe County, Nevada on the north shore of Lake Tahoe. To find other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Incline Village online trip itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from San Francisco to Incline Village takes 3.5 hours. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from San Francisco in September since evenings lows in Incline Village dip to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Incline Village

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Chocolate Nugget Candy Factory
Highlights from your plan
Chocolate Nugget Candy Factory ©
Chocolate Nugget Candy Factory

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Yosemite Valley Loop Trail, Mirror Lake/Meadow Trail, Cooks Meadow Loop, and other attractions you added.

To see where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read Yosemite National Park journey planner .

Traveling by car from Incline Village to Yosemite National Park takes 5.5 hours. In September, Yosemite National Park is little chillier than Incline Village - with highs of 27°C and lows of 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) so you can drive to Monterey.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Trails Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Yosemite Valley Loop Trail ©
Yosemite Valley Loop Trail
Bridalveil Fall ©
Bridalveil Fall
Lower Yosemite Fall Trail ©
Lower Yosemite Fall Trail

1
night
Monterey

Monterey ©
Monterey is a city in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 11th (Tue): don't miss a visit to Cannery Row, stop by The Cheese Shop, then admire the majestic nature at Point Lobos, then don't miss a visit to Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard, and finally take a leisurely stroll along Old Fisherman's Wharf.

To find traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read Monterey online travel route planner .

Getting from Yosemite National Park to Monterey by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in September, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 15°C in Monterey. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Wed) to allow time for the bus ride to Big Sur.

Things to do in Monterey

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Carmel, Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard
Highlights from your plan
Point Lobos ©
Point Lobos
Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard ©
Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard
Carmel River State Beach ©
Carmel River State Beach

few
hours
Big Sur

Big Sur ©
A sparsely populated area with stunning views, Big Sur attracts artists and tourists traveling California’s scenic Highway 1.
For more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Big Sur road trip planning app .

Traveling by bus from Monterey to Big Sur takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. In September in Big Sur, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 15°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) so you can go by car to Pismo Beach.

Things to do in Big Sur

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Pfeiffer State Beach ©
Pfeiffer State Beach

1
night
Pismo Beach

Pismo Beach
Pismo Beach is a city in San Luis Obispo County, in the Central Coast area of California, United States. Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Pismo Beach using our trip planner.

Drive from Big Sur to Pismo Beach in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Big Sur in September: highs in Pismo Beach hover around 33°C, while lows dip to 16°C. You will have some time to spend on the 13th (Thu) before leaving for Los Angeles.

Things to do in Pismo Beach

Wineries Outdoors Tours

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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Venice Beach and Boardwalk, Griffith Observatory, Hollywood Walk of Fame, and other attractions. Start off your visit on the 13th (Thu): learn more about the world around you at La Brea Tar Pits and Museum, then take in the waterfront at Santa Monica Pier, and then stroll through Venice Beach and Boardwalk. On the 14th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: appreciate the extensive heritage of Hollywood Walk of Fame and then see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory.

To see photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Los Angeles trip planning tool .

You can drive from Pismo Beach to Los Angeles in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or take a train. Traveling from Pismo Beach in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Los Angeles, with lows of 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) early enough to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums Childrens Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Santa Monica Pier
Highlights from your plan
Griffith Observatory ©
Griffith Observatory
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier
La Brea Tar Pits and Museum ©
La Brea Tar Pits and Museum

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.
You've now added Battlefield Vegas to your itinerary. The Strip and The Neon Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. And it doesn't end there: ponder the design of Bellagio Fountains, enjoy breathtaking views from Eiffel Tower Experience at Paris Las Vegas, try your luck at Casino at the Venetian, and admire the natural beauty at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens.

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

Traveling by flight from Los Angeles to Las Vegas takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. When traveling from Los Angeles in September, plan for somewhat warmer days in Las Vegas, with highs around 39°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 25°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) so you can travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Tours Fun & Games Casinos
Highlights from your plan
The Strip ©
The Strip
The Neon Museum ©
The Neon Museum
Bellagio Hotel and Casino ©
Bellagio Hotel and Casino

1
night
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Washington Monument. Start off your visit on the 18th (Tue): pause for some photo ops at Washington Monument.

To see traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Washington DC trip builder website .

Traveling by flight from Las Vegas to Washington DC takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. You'll lose 3 hours traveling from Las Vegas to Washington DC due to the time zone difference. In September, Washington DC is slightly colder than Las Vegas - with highs of 32°C and lows of 21°C. You will have some time to spend on the 19th (Wed) before leaving for New York City.
Highlights from your plan
Washington Monument ©
Washington Monument

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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.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Wed): choose your vessel at Narwhal Yacht Charters. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 27th (Thu): make a trip to Statue of Liberty National Monument, take an in-depth tour of Ellis Island, examine the collection at New York Public Library, then make a trip to Grand Central Terminal, and finally take a stroll through Fifth Avenue.

To see maps, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the New York City day trip website .

Getting from Niagara Falls to New York City by combination of bus and flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Expect a bit warmer evenings in New York City when traveling from Niagara Falls in September, with lows around 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Transportation Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Bronx Zoo
Highlights from your plan
Ellis Island ©
Ellis Island
The Museum of Modern Art
The Museum of Modern Art
New York Public Library ©
New York Public Library

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