24 days in United States Itinerary

24 days in United States Itinerary

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24 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Melbourne
Fly + bus:  27​h
1
New York City
— 7 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Washington DC
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
3
Miami
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h
4
New Orleans
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h 45​min
5
Memphis
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
6
Las Vegas
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 45​min
7
Los Angeles
— 4 nights
train:  30​min
8
Anaheim
— 1 day
+2
bus + foot + Fly:  19​h 15​min
End: Melbourne

7
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.
You've added Wall Street, New York Tours, New York Top Tour, and other attractions to your itinerary. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Fifth Avenue and Times Square. There's still lots to do: explore and take pictures at Central Park.

To find maps, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our New York City itinerary planner .

Melbourne, Australia to New York City is an approximately 27-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of train, flight, and bus. The time zone changes from Australian Eastern Standard Time (Victoria) (AEST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a -15 hour difference. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Melbourne in November: high temperatures in New York City hover around 16°C and lows are around 7°C. On the 26th (Mon), you're off toWashington DC.

Things to do in New York City

Tours Neighborhoods Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
Times Square ©
Times Square
Fifth Avenue ©
Fifth Avenue

2
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 26th (Mon): tour the pleasant surroundings at National Zoological Park and then stroll the grounds of Arlington National Cemetery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 27th (Tue): admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art, see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, then take a stroll through Old Town, and finally pause for some photo ops at Washington Monument.

To see maps, ratings, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Washington DC attractions planner.

Fly from New York City to Washington DC in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. In November, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Memphis.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Historic Sites Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Arlington National Cemetery, Old Town
Highlights from your plan
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
Arlington National Cemetery ©
Arlington National Cemetery

2
nights
Miami

Miami ©
Florida’s mecca of fun in the sun, the lively tropical metropolis of Miami is one of the world’s top vacation spots.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Wed): get to know the fascinating history of Lincoln Road, enjoy the sand and surf at South Beach, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Art Deco Historic District, and finally take a stroll through Ocean Drive. Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at Vizcaya Museum and Gardens, then buy something for everyone on your list at Bayside Marketplace, and then kick back and relax at Fort Lauderdale Beach.

To see ratings, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Miami trip builder tool .

Traveling by combination of flight and tram from Washington DC to Miami takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Expect warmer temperatures when traveling from Washington DC in November; daily highs in Miami reach 32°C and lows reach 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) so you can travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Miami

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Miami Beach, Fort Lauderdale Beach
Highlights from your plan
Lincoln Road ©
Lincoln Road
Art Deco Historic District ©
Art Deco Historic District
South Beach ©
South Beach

2
nights
New Orleans

New Orleans ©
Known for its Creole cuisine, rich musical tradition, and nearby swamps and plantations, New Orleans is one of the nation's oldest cities.
Do some cultural sightseeing at French Quarter and Lafayette Cemetery No.1. Get outdoors at Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve and Northlake Nature Center. Go for a jaunt from New Orleans to Madisonville to see Fairview-Riverside State Park about 48 minutes away. The adventure continues: get to know the fascinating history of Jackson Square, wander the streets of Royal Street, examine the collection at Blaine Kern's Mardi Gras World, and go on a hair-raising tour with a ghost and vampire tour.

To see photos, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read our New Orleans day trip tool .

Fly from Washington DC to New Orleans in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central Standard Time (CST) is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Washington DC in November, plan for somewhat warmer nights in New Orleans, with lows around 19°C. You will have some time to spend on the 1st (Sat) before leaving for Las Vegas.

Things to do in New Orleans

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Fairview-Riverside State Park, Northlake Nature Center
Highlights from your plan
Blaine Kern's Mardi Gras World ©
Blaine Kern's Mardi Gras World
Lafayette Cemetery No.1 ©
Lafayette Cemetery No.1

3
nights
Memphis

Memphis ©
The largest city on the Mississippi River, Memphis bills itself as both the "Birthplace of Rock" and "Home of the Blues." With such a rich musical heritage, it shouldn't come as a surprise that Elvis Presley chose to live in Memphis during his later years.
On the 3rd (Mon), get engrossed in the history at Memphis Rock 'n' Soul Museum, examine the collection at National Civil Rights Museum - Lorraine Motel, then contemplate the long history of The Peabody Ducks, then look for gifts at Memphis Music, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Memphis Zoo. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 4th (Tue): admire the majestic nature at Parkin Archeological State Park, try your luck at Horseshoe Casino, and then steep yourself in history at Sun Studio.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read Memphis trip planner .

Traveling by flight from New Orleans to Memphis takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from New Orleans in December since evenings lows in Memphis dip to 3°C. You will have some time to spend on the 5th (Wed) before leaving for Las Vegas.

Things to do in Memphis

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Parkin Archeological State Park, Horseshoe Tunica
Highlights from your plan
Memphis Zoo ©
Memphis Zoo
Sun Studio ©
Sun Studio

1
night
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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at The Strip and The Neon Museum. Escape the urban bustle at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area and Adrenaline & Extreme Tours. Step out of Las Vegas with an excursion to Valley of Fire State Park in Overton--about 1h 20 min away. Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at The Mob Museum, take in panoramic vistas at Eiffel Tower Experience at Paris Las Vegas, take in nature's colorful creations at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, and ponder the design of Bellagio Fountains.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Las Vegas tour itinerary builder .

Traveling by flight from New Orleans to Las Vegas takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -2 hour difference. Traveling from New Orleans in November, you will find days in Las Vegas are a bit warmer (23°C), and nights are slightly colder (9°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Shopping Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Valley of Fire State Park
Highlights from your plan
The Strip ©
The Strip
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum
Valley of Fire State Park ©
Valley of Fire State Park

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.
Take a break from the city and head to Will Rogers State Beach and Santa Monica Beach. Your inner history buff will appreciate El Pueblo de Los Angeles and La Brea Tar Pits and Museum. There's lots more to do: kick back and relax at Venice Beach and Boardwalk, make a trip to Hollywood Walk of Fame, admire the masterpieces at Los Angeles County Museum of Art, and take in the waterfront at Santa Monica Pier.

To find ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles trip planning app .

Getting from Las Vegas to Los Angeles by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Las Vegas in December; daily highs in Los Angeles reach 24°C and lows reach 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) to allow enough time to take a train to Anaheim.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Santa Monica
Highlights from your plan
Venice Beach and Boardwalk ©
Venice Beach and Boardwalk
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier

1
day
Anaheim

Anaheim ©
Anaheim's major attractions are its world-famous Disney entertainment complex, sports teams, and convention center.
On the 10th (Mon), steep yourself in history at Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Newport Beach, and then don't miss a visit to Downtown Disney.

To find other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Anaheim online road trip planner .

Anaheim is just a stone's throw from Los Angeles. December in Anaheim sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 9°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Anaheim

Theme Parks Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum, Newport Beach
Highlights from your plan
Downtown Disney ©
Downtown Disney
Newport Beach ©
Newport Beach

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