23 days in United States Itinerary

23 days in United States Itinerary

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1
New York City
— 3 nights
2
Niagara Falls
— 2 nights
3
Chicago
— 2 nights
4
Washington DC
— 2 nights
5
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
6
San Diego
— 2 nights
7
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
8
San Francisco
— 5 nights

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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.
Attractions like Sesame Place and Bay Head Beach make great kid-friendly stops. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Jenkinson's Boardwalk and Seaside Heights Boardwalk. Venture out of the city with trips to Hot Sand (in Asbury Park), Seven Presidents Oceanfront Park (in Long Branch) and Brick Beach 1 (in Brick). There's lots more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Lido Beach, take in the views from The Highlands-Sea Bridge, and stroll through Long Beach.

To see maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our New York City trip itinerary maker website.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to New York City is an approximately 16-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 9 hours traveling from Dubai to New York City. In July, New York City is much colder than Dubai - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can travel to Niagara Falls.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Long Beach, Hot Sand, The Highlands-Sea Bridge, Sesame Place, Seaside Heights Boardwalk
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Seven Presidents Oceanfront Park ©
Seven Presidents Oceanfront Park
Sesame Place ©
Sesame Place
Jenkinson's Boardwalk ©
Jenkinson's Boardwalk

2
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Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls ©
The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): examine the collection at Niagara Falls Discovery Center, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Mary of the Cataract R. C. Parish, and then explore the fascinating underground world of Cave of the Winds. On the 24th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Aquarium of Niagara, thenenjoy breathtaking views from Niagara Falls Observation Tower, thenhike along Niagara Gorge Trail, and finally engage your brain at Niagara Aerospace Museum.

To see maps, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Niagara Falls trip itinerary maker tool.

You can fly from New York City to Niagara Falls in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from New York City in July, things will get a bit cooler in Niagara Falls: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Parks Museums Trails
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Cave of the Winds ©
Cave of the Winds
Aquarium of Niagara ©
Aquarium of Niagara
Niagara Falls Observation Tower ©
Niagara Falls Observation Tower

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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 25th (Thu): see the interesting displays at Oriental Institute Museum, stroll around Jackson Bark - Dog Park, thenadmire the striking features of Frank Lloyd Wright's Robie House, thenadmire the striking features of Rockefeller Memorial Chapel, and finally admire the masterpieces at Smart Museum of Art. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get curious at Museum of Science and Industry, thenstroll the grounds of Bachelor Grove Cemetery, thenget engrossed in the history at DuSable Museum of African American History, and finally sample the tasty concoctions at Lagunitas Brewing Company.

To find reviews, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Chicago trip builder tool.

Getting from Niagara Falls to Chicago by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Central Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. In July in Chicago, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums Childrens Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Bachelor Grove Cemetery
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Oriental Institute Museum ©
Oriental Institute Museum
Museum of Science and Industry ©
Museum of Science and Industry
Frank Lloyd Wright's Robie House ©
Frank Lloyd Wright's Robie House

2
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Sat): examine the collection at National Museum of the Marine Corps, enjoy the sand and surf at North Beach, and then admire the masterpieces at Bruce Snake Gabrielson's Surf Art Gallery and Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 28th (Sun): make a splash at Chesapeake Beach Water Park.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read Washington DC trip planner.

You can fly from Chicago to Washington DC in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Chicago to Washington DC due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Chicago in July; daily highs in Washington DC reach °C and lows reach °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) early enough to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Washington DC

Theme Parks Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Chesapeake Beach, National Museum of the Marine Corps, North Beach
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Chesapeake Beach Water Park ©
Chesapeake Beach Water Park
National Museum of the Marine Corps ©
National Museum of the Marine Corps

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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 29th (Mon): get curious at Bodies The Exhibition, get to know the resident critters at Lion Habitat Ranch, and then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: shop like a local with The Strip, thenadmire the local landmark of Fountains of Bellagio, and then enjoy some diversion at The Range 702.

To find maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Las Vegas tour itinerary app.

You can fly from Washington DC to Las Vegas in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -3 hour difference. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Washington DC in July: high temperatures in Las Vegas hover around °C and lows are around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Wed) so you can travel to San Diego.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Shopping Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Lion Habitat Ranch
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
Bodies The Exhibition ©
Bodies The Exhibition
The Range 702 ©
The Range 702

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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.
On the 31st (Wed), stroll through Coronado Beach and then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at San Diego Zoo. On your second day here, stroll through La Jolla Shores Park, thenkick back and relax at Windansea Beach, and then pause for some photo ops at The Unconditional Surrender.

To see where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our San Diego online day trip planner.

You can fly from Las Vegas to San Diego in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Las Vegas in July, plan for much colder days in San Diego, with highs around °C, while nights are slightly colder with lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) early enough to go by car to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Coronado Beach
Highlights from your plan
La Jolla Shores Park ©
La Jolla Shores Park
San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
Coronado Beach ©
Coronado Beach

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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.
On the 2nd (Fri), brush up on your military savvy at Battleship USS Iowa Museum, thenappreciate the history behind Korean Bell of Friendship, and then meet the residents at Cabrillo Marine Aquarium. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the engaging exhibits at Bowers Museum, enjoy the sand and surf at Seal Beach, and then see the interesting displays at S.S. Lane Victory.

To find photos, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Los Angeles trip itinerary maker website.

Drive from San Diego to Los Angeles in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Traveling from San Diego in August, you will find days in Los Angeles are somewhat warmer (°C), and nights are about the same (°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Bowers Museum, Seal Beach
Highlights from your plan
Battleship USS Iowa Museum ©
Battleship USS Iowa Museum
Seal Beach ©
Seal Beach
Cabrillo Marine Aquarium ©
Cabrillo Marine Aquarium

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Attractions like California Academy of Sciences and Golden Gate Park make great kid-friendly stops. Discover out-of-the-way places like Twin Peaks and Japanese Tea Garden. And it doesn't end there: learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at San Francisco Zoo, make a trip to 16 Avenue Tiled Steps, stroll through Golden Gate Park Windmills & Tulips, and kick back and relax at Fort Funston National Park.

To find traveler tips, maps, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our San Francisco vacation planner.

Traveling by flight from Los Angeles to San Francisco takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Los Angeles in August, with highs in San Francisco at °C and lows at °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Japanese Tea Garden ©
Japanese Tea Garden
California Academy of Sciences ©
California Academy of Sciences
San Francisco Zoo ©
San Francisco Zoo

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