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:  11​h 15​min
1
New York City
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Washington DC
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
3
Orlando
— 4 nights
Fly:  7​h 15​min
4
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
5
Grand Canyon National Park
— 4 nights
Drive:  7​h 30​min
6
Los Angeles
— 4 nights
Fly:  14​h 30​min
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.
Attractions like Central Park and Statue of Liberty National Monument make great kid-friendly stops. There's lots more to do: explore the world behind art at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, learn more about the world around you at American Museum of Natural History, enjoy breathtaking views from Empire State Building, and take in the pleasant sights at The High Line.

To find ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read New York City road trip planning tool .

London, UK to New York City is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of train and flight. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Eastern Standard Time is minus 5 hours. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from London in May; daily highs in New York City reach 24°C and lows reach 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Statue of Liberty National Monument ©

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.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Sat): admire nature's wide array of creatures at National Zoological Park, then get a new perspective on nature at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, and then explore the activities along Tidal Basin. On the next day, get a sense of history and politics at White House, appreciate the history behind Vietnam Veterans Memorial, then see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, and finally explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Art.

To find ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Washington DC day trip tool .

Traveling by flight from New York City to Washington DC takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. While traveling from New York City, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Washington DC, ranging from highs of 28°C to lows of 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can travel to Orlando.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Zoological Park ©
National Zoological Park

4
nights
Orlando

Orlando ©
For most people, any mention of Orlando immediately conjures up images of sprawling theme parks filled with characters plucked right out of popular animated movies.
Kids will enjoy Walt Disney World Resort and Magic Kingdom Park. Pack the 14th (Tue) with family-friendly diversions at Universal's Islands of Adventure. The adventure continues: find something for the whole family at SeaWorld Orlando, look for gifts at The LEGO Store Downtown Disney, and make an unforgettable trip to Happily Ever After Fireworks.

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Getting from Washington DC to Orlando by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Washington DC in May, things will get somewhat warmer in Orlando: highs are around 36°C and lows about 24°C. On the 17th (Fri), you'll travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks Shopping Nightlife
Highlights from your plan
Magic Kingdom Park ©
Magic Kingdom Park
Walt Disney World Resort ©
Walt Disney World Resort
Universal's Islands of Adventure ©
Universal's Islands of Adventure

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.
On the 17th (Fri), try your luck at Bellagio Hotel and Casino. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: have some family-friendly fun at The Roller Coaster, get a taste of the local shopping with The Strip, admire the natural beauty at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, then admire the local landmark of Bellagio Fountains, and finally take in panoramic vistas at High Roller.

To see maps, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Las Vegas sightseeing planner.

Fly from Orlando to Las Vegas in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 3 hours. Traveling from Orlando in May, expect slightly colder with lows of 20°C in Las Vegas. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Shopping Nature
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
The Roller Coaster ©
The Roller Coaster

4
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 21st (Tue), hike the day away at Bright Angel Trail. Next up on the itinerary: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim, take some stellar pictures from Yaki Point, stroll through Rim Trail, and hike along South Kaibab Trail.

To find photos, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Grand Canyon National Park online road trip planner .

Getting from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park by combination of car and flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of flight and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park. Traveling from Las Vegas in May, you will find days in Grand Canyon National Park are slightly colder (24°C), and nights are colder (0°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can go by car to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

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

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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Disneyland Park and Santa Monica Pier. Step out of Los Angeles with an excursion to Disney California Adventure Park in Anaheim--about 32 minutes away. Pack the 26th (Sun) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. There's lots more to do: examine the collection at The Getty Center, get to know the fascinating history of Hollywood Walk of Fame, enjoy the sand and surf at Venice Beach and Boardwalk, and stroll the grounds of Hollywood Forever Cemetery.

For ratings, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Los Angeles day trip website .

Traveling by car from Grand Canyon National Park to Los Angeles takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, taxi, and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Los Angeles. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in May, you will find days in Los Angeles are somewhat warmer (28°C), and nights are much warmer (17°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Anaheim, Santa Monica Pier
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Disney California Adventure Park ©
Disney California Adventure Park
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood

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