23 days in United States Itinerary

23 days in United States Itinerary

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23 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Cairo
Fly:  14​h
1
New York City
— 4 nights
+2
bus + Fly + taxi:  5​h
2
Gatlinburg
— 2 nights
taxi + Fly:  4​h 30​min
3
Orlando
— 3 nights
Fly:  8​h 30​min
4
Los Angeles
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
5
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
6
Seattle
— 2 nights
Fly + Drive:  5​h 30​min
7
Yellowstone National Park
— 4 nights
Drive + Fly:  20​h 45​min
End: Cairo

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.
9/11 Memorial and Ellis Island will appeal to history buffs. Appreciate the collections at The Metropolitan Museum of Art and American Museum of Natural History. Step out of New York City with an excursion to Edwin B. Forsythe National Wildlife Refuge in Oceanville--about 1h 55 min away. There's much more to do: don't miss a visit to Central Park, race across the water with a speed boat tour, wander the streets of Times Square, and see the interesting displays at New York Public Library.

To find reviews, photos, and tourist information, refer to the New York City online tour itinerary planner .

Cairo, Egypt to New York City is an approximately 14-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone changes from Eastern European Time (EET) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a -7 hour difference. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Cairo in August; daily highs in New York City reach 34°C and lows reach 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Gatlinburg.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Edwin B. Forsythe National Wildlife Refuge
Highlights from your plan
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
American Museum of Natural History ©

2
nights
Gatlinburg

Nestled in the lush, wooded forests of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Gatlinburg is Tennessee’s premier mountain resort destination.
On the 6th (Thu), relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour, examine the collection at Titanic Museum Attraction, then observe the fascinating underwater world at Ripley's Aquarium of the Smokies, and finally brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Sugarlands Distilling Company. Here are some ideas for day two: look for all kinds of wild species at Roaring Fork, appreciate the extensive heritage of Noah Bud Ogle Cabin, then view the masterpieces at Fowler's Clay Works, then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Ole Smoky Distillery - Barrelhouse, and finally learn about winemaking at Tennessee Homemade Wines.

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Traveling by combination of bus, flight, and taxi from New York City to Gatlinburg takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and taxi; or drive. August in Gatlinburg sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 23°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) early enough to travel to Orlando.

Things to do in Gatlinburg

Parks Adventure Museums

Side Trips

Great Smoky Mountains National Park, River Rafting & Tubing, Titanic Museum Attraction
Highlights from your plan
River Rafting & Tubing
Roaring Fork ©
Roaring Fork
Tennessee Homemade Wines ©
Tennessee Homemade Wines

3
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.
Museum-lovers will appreciate NASA Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex and American Space Museum & Space Walk of Fame. Bring the kids along to Walt Disney World Resort and Universal's Islands of Adventure. There's much more to do: get in on the family fun at Universal Orlando Resort, make an unforgettable trip to Disney's Animal Kingdom, and add some entertainment to your itinerary with Happily Ever After Fireworks.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, go to the Orlando trip itinerary tool .

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Gatlinburg to Orlando in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or drive. Traveling from Gatlinburg in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Orlando, with lows of 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks Wildlife Parks

Side Trip

Titusville
Highlights from your plan
Happily Ever After Fireworks ©
Happily Ever After Fireworks
Walt Disney World Resort ©
Walt Disney World Resort
Universal's Islands of Adventure ©
Universal's Islands of Adventure

3
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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like The Getty Center and Griffith Observatory. Bring the kids along to Disneyland Park and Disney California Adventure Park. Change things up with a short trip to Third Street Promenade in Santa Monica (about 30 minutes away). There's lots more to do: get in on the family fun at Universal Studios Hollywood, buy something for everyone on your list at The Grove, take a leisurely stroll along Santa Monica Pier, and stroll through Venice Beach and Boardwalk.

For reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Los Angeles online driving holiday planner .

Traveling by flight from Orlando to Los Angeles takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Orlando to Los Angeles, you'll gain 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Orlando in August, expect Los Angeles to be a bit cooler, temps between 34°C and 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Shopping Museums

Side Trips

Anaheim, Santa Monica
Highlights from your plan
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center

3
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Kids will enjoy Exploratorium and Cable Car Museum. Do some cultural sightseeing at Alcatraz Island and Golden Gate Bridge. The adventure continues: take in the pleasant sights at Fisherman's Wharf, cast your line with a fishing tour, see the interesting displays at Musee Mecanique, and take a leisurely stroll along The Embarcadero.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your San Francisco trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Fly from Los Angeles to San Francisco in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. In August, San Francisco is slightly colder than Los Angeles - with highs of 26°C and lows of 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) so you can travel to Seattle.

Things to do in San Francisco

Wildlife Outdoors Museums
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium

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.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Mon): see the interesting displays at The Museum of Flight, walk around Mercer Slough Nature Park, look for gifts at Glasshouse Studio, then don't miss a visit to Space Needle, then admire the masterpieces at Chihuly Garden and Glass, and finally shop like a local with Pike Place Market. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Alki Beach, observe the fascinating underwater world at Seattle Aquarium, and then make a trip to Hiram M. Chittenden Locks.

To see where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Seattle online holiday planner .

Traveling by flight from San Francisco to Seattle takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from San Francisco in August, you will find days in Seattle are somewhat warmer (31°C), and nights are about the same (19°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Seattle

Parks Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Mercer Slough Nature Park
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

4
nights
Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone National Park ©
An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
Take a break from the city and head to Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone and Hayden Valley. Your inner history buff will appreciate S Rim Trail and Uncle Tom's Trail. Next up on the itinerary: witness a stunning natural landmark at Grand Prismatic Spring, look for all kinds of wild species at Lehardy's Rapids, cruise along Lamar Valley, and take in the dramatic natural features at Artists’ Paintpots.

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Traveling by combination of flight and car from Seattle to Yellowstone National Park takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, shuttle, and bus; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Seattle to Yellowstone National Park is 1 hour. Traveling from Seattle in August, you will find days in Yellowstone National Park are a bit cooler (24°C), and nights are cooler (3°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Hayden Valley ©
Hayden Valley

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