23 days in United States Itinerary

23 days in United States Itinerary

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23 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Durban
Fly:  19​h 15​min
1
New York City
— 4 nights
+2
bus + Fly + bus:  13​h
2
Grand Canyon National Park
— 5 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
3
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h
4
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Fly:  7​h 45​min
5
Miami Beach
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h
6
Orlando
— 2 nights
Fly:  29​h
End: Durban

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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like The Metropolitan Museum of Art and Fifth Avenue. Bring the kids along to Fire Island National Seashore and Ellis Island. Go for a jaunt from New York City to Bronx to see Bronx Zoo about 36 minutes away. There's much more to do: go for a walk through Times Square, contemplate the waterfront views at Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis Reservoir, look for gifts at Kalustyan's, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Patrick's Cathedral.

For other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, read New York City attractions planner .

Durban, South Africa to New York City is an approximately 19.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference moving from South Africa Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time is minus 7 hours. Traveling from Durban in March, expect New York City to be much colder, temps between 11°C and 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Wed) to allow time for travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Fire Island National Seashore, Bronx Zoo
Highlights from your plan
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Times Square ©
Times Square
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial

5
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.
Step out of the city life by going to Canyon Village Marketplace and Grand Canyon South Rim. Do your shopping at Hopi House and Lookout Studio. On the 29th (Fri), hike the day away at Bright Angel Trail. Spend the 31st (Sun) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. Next up on the itinerary: hike along Rim Trail, head outdoors with Bar 10 Ranch Activities, take in breathtaking views at Yavapai Point, and stroll through South Kaibab Trail.

Plan trip to Grand Canyon National Park with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from New York City to Grand Canyon National Park in 13 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from New York City to Grand Canyon National Park is minus 2 hours. When traveling from New York City in March, plan for somewhat warmer days and a bit cooler nights in Grand Canyon National Park: temperatures range from 16°C by day to -5°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Mon) early enough to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

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

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 2nd (Tue), browse the different shops at The Grand Canal Shoppes at The Venetian, then don't miss a visit to The Strip, and then ponder the design of Bellagio Fountains.

To find ratings, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Las Vegas trip itinerary site .

Getting from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas by combination of flight and car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a shuttle. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in April, plan for a bit warmer days in Las Vegas, with highs around 31°C, while nights are warmer with lows around 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Las Vegas

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

3
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Get a sense of the local culture at Alcatraz Island and Union Square. Bring the kids along to Fort Funston National Park and Exploratorium. Next up on the itinerary: buy something for everyone on your list at Ferry Building Marketplace, take a leisurely stroll along The Embarcadero, and wander the streets of Fisherman's Wharf.

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

Traveling by flight from Las Vegas to San Francisco takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and subway; or drive. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Las Vegas in April, with highs in San Francisco at 22°C and lows at 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Miami Beach.

Things to do in San Francisco

Shopping Parks Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

2
nights
Miami Beach

Miami Beach ©
Separated by water from the neighboring city of Miami, Miami Beach sits on a barrier island between Biscayne Bay and the Atlantic Ocean.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Sat): wander the streets of Collins Avenue. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take a stroll through Lincoln Road, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Art Deco Tours, and then stroll through South Beach.

For maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Miami Beach trip planner.

You can do a combination of flight, tram, and bus from San Francisco to Miami Beach in 8 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time is 3 hours. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from San Francisco in April: high temperatures in Miami Beach hover around 34°C and lows are around 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Orlando.

Things to do in Miami Beach

Neighborhoods Shopping Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Lincoln Road ©
Lincoln Road
South Beach ©
South Beach
Art Deco Historic District ©
Art Deco Historic District

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Tue): get in on the family fun at Walt Disney World Resort. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: steep yourself in history at Stetson Mansion and then browse the different shops at The Mall at Millenia.

To find ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Orlando trip itinerary app .

You can drive from Miami Beach to Orlando in 4 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Miami Beach in April, plan for little chillier nights in Orlando, with lows around 21°C. On the 11th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trip

Stetson Mansion
Highlights from your plan
Walt Disney World Resort ©
Walt Disney World Resort
Happily Ever After Fireworks ©
Happily Ever After Fireworks
Stetson Mansion ©
Stetson Mansion

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