25 days in United States Itinerary

25 days in United States Itinerary

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25 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly:  18​h
1
Los Angeles
— 5 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
2
San Antonio
— 2 nights
Fly + foot:  7​h
3
New York City
— 6 nights
bus + Fly:  8​h 45​min
4
San Francisco
— 7 nights
Fly:  16​h 45​min
End: Sydney

5
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.
Get some historical perspective at El Pueblo de Los Angeles and Santa Monica Pier. Take a break from the city and head to Will Rogers State Beach and Santa Monica State Beach. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Los Angeles: Disneyland Park (in Anaheim) and Santa Monica (Bergamot Station & Montana Avenue). And it doesn't end there: kick back and relax at Venice Beach and Boardwalk, stroll through Santa Monica Bay, look for gifts at Amoeba Music, and don't miss a visit to Abbot Kinney Boulevard.

To see where to stay, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Los Angeles trip itinerary builder tool .

Sydney, Australia to Los Angeles is an approximately 18-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. You'll gain 18 hours traveling from Sydney to Los Angeles due to the time zone difference. Expect little chillier evenings in Los Angeles when traveling from Sydney in November, with lows around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to San Antonio.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Santa Monica, Disneyland Park
Highlights from your plan
Will Rogers State Beach ©
Will Rogers State Beach
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Los Angeles County Museum of Art ©
Los Angeles County Museum of Art

2
nights
San Antonio

San Antonio ©
As the state’s second largest city, San Antonio embodies Texas’ rich cultural heritage while maintaining the Old West charm of an oil town.
Head to The San Antonio River Walk and Tower of the Americasfor some retail therapy. Get a sense of the local culture at National Museum of the Pacific War and The Alamo. Change things up with a short trip to St. Mary's Catholic Church in Fredericksburg (about 1h 25 min away). Next up on the itinerary: take in the history at Mission San Juan, have fun at San Antonio Western Shooting, steep yourself in history at King William Historic District, and wander the streets of Southtown.

For maps, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read San Antonio itinerary maker app .

Traveling by flight from Los Angeles to San Antonio takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Los Angeles to San Antonio. In November in San Antonio, expect temperatures between 27°C during the day and 14°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) early enough to travel to New York City.

Things to do in San Antonio

Historic Sites Museums Fun & Games

Side Trip

Fredericksburg
Highlights from your plan
National Museum of the Pacific War ©
National Museum of the Pacific War
The Alamo ©
The Alamo
The San Antonio River Walk ©
The San Antonio River Walk

6
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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Fifth Avenue and American Museum of Natural History. Visit 9/11 Memorial and Ellis Island for their historical value. There's lots more to do: explore the world behind art at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, shop like a local with Shopping Girlfriend NYC, don't miss a visit to Empire State Building, and examine the collection at New York Public Library.

For ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our New York City attractions website .

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from San Antonio to New York City takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from San Antonio to New York City, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from San Antonio in November, expect New York City to be slightly colder, temps between 16°C and 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Shopping Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
American Museum of Natural History ©
American Museum of Natural History

7
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Visiting Alcatraz Island and Lincoln Park will get you outdoors. Visit Twin Peaks and Hayes Valley for their historical value. Venture out of the city with trips to St. Helena (Anderson's Conn Valley Vineyards & Pride Mountain Vineyards) and Wine Tours & Tastings (in Napa). There's much more to do: take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, wander the streets of Chinatown, get a taste of the local shopping with City Lights Booksellers, and take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge.

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Traveling by combination of bus and flight from New York City to San Francisco takes 9 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 3 hours. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from New York City in November: high temperatures in San Francisco hover around 20°C and lows are around 12°C. On the 6th (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Neighborhoods Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trips

St. Helena, Wine Tours & Tastings
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Twin Peaks ©
Twin Peaks

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