25 days in United States Itinerary

25 days in United States Itinerary

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Los Angeles
— 5 nights
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San Francisco
— 5 nights
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Chicago
— 4 nights
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Washington DC
— 5 nights
Drive
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Cape May
— 2 nights
Drive
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Point Pleasant Beach
— 1 night
Drive to John F Kennedy International Airport, Fly to Abu Dhabi International Airport

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Los Angeles

City of Angels

Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
The Getty Center and Petersen Automotive Museum will appeal to museum buffs. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Universal Studios Hollywood and The Grove. The adventure continues: look and learn at Griffith Observatory, admire the masterpieces at Los Angeles County Museum of Art, admire the striking features of Walt Disney Concert Hall, and get a new perspective on nature at La Brea Tar Pits and Museum.

To find reviews, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Los Angeles itinerary planning website.

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates to Los Angeles is an approximately 21-hour flight. Traveling from Abu Dhabi to Los Angeles, you'll gain 12 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Abu Dhabi in September, with highs in Los Angeles at 34°C and lows at 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums · Shopping · Childrens Museums · Theme Parks

Side Trip

5
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San Francisco

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Appreciate the collections at Exploratorium and California Academy of Sciences. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Fisherman's Wharf and Ferry Building Marketplace. There's still lots to do: snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, take in nature's colorful creations at Japanese Tea Garden, take some stellar pictures from Twin Peaks, and see the interesting displays at Cable Car Museum.

To see maps, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read our San Francisco online road trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Los Angeles to San Francisco takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Los Angeles in September; daily highs in San Francisco reach 28°C and lows reach 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Chicago.

Things to do in San Francisco

Museums · Parks · Neighborhoods · Childrens Museums

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Chicago

Windy City

A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Bring the kids along to The Art Institute of Chicago and Museum of Science and Industry. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at The Magnificent Mile and Wicker Park. And it doesn't end there: get curious at Field Museum, meet the residents at Lincoln Park Zoo, admire the landmark architecture of Chicago Cultural Center, and get in on the family fun at Navy Pier.

For maps, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, use the Chicago itinerary planner.

Getting from San Francisco to Chicago by flight takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of subway and train. The time zone difference when traveling from San Francisco to Chicago is 2 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums · Childrens Museums · Parks · Shopping

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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.
Kids will enjoy National Air and Space Museum and United States Holocaust Memorial Museum. Museum-lovers will get to explore National Gallery of Art and The National Archives Museum. There's lots more to do: learn more about the world around you at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, get engrossed in the history at National Portrait Gallery, appreciate the history behind Vietnam Veterans Memorial, and take in the exciting artwork at Madame Tussauds DC.

For ratings, maps, reviews, and tourist information, use the Washington DC holiday planner.

Fly from Chicago to Washington DC in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Chicago to Washington DC. Traveling from Chicago in October, you will find days in Washington DC are a bit warmer (25°C), and nights are about the same (14°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) early enough to drive to Cape May.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums · Neighborhoods · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums

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Cape May

The Nation's Oldest Seashore Resort

Cape May represents the other Jersey Shore--the one you don't see on TV--the one with a rich history and a refined, relaxed atmosphere.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Thu): kick back and relax at Cape May City Beaches, then examine the collection at Cape May Lighthouse, then take in the exciting artwork at Washington Street Gallery, and finally browse the different shops at Washington Street Mall. Keep things going the next day: stop by White Viviane Rowan Design, contemplate the long history of Emlen Physick Estate, then brush up on your military savvy at Naval Air Station Wildwood Aviation Museum, then learn about winemaking at Willow Creek Winery, and finally get great views at World War II Lookout Tower.

To see ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Cape May tour itinerary tool.

Traveling by car from Washington DC to Cape May takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in October, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Point Pleasant Beach.

Things to do in Cape May

Museums · Shopping · Parks · Outdoors

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Point Pleasant Beach

Point Pleasant Beach is a borough in Ocean County, New Jersey, United States. On the 12th (Sat), tour the pleasant surroundings at Point Pleasant Beach, take a leisurely stroll along Jenkinson's Boardwalk, and then observe the fascinating underwater world at Jenkinson's Aquarium.

To see photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Point Pleasant Beach trip itinerary builder website.

Traveling by car from Cape May to Point Pleasant Beach takes 2 hours. In October in Point Pleasant Beach, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Point Pleasant Beach

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Zoos & Aquariums

United States travel guide

4.5
Specialty Museums · Beaches · Historic Sites
More than the country of car-packed streets seen in TV shows and movies, the United States of America is a complex and diverse home to over 300 million people living in a wide range of landscapes and climates. From its big-city skyscrapers to its sprawling natural parks, the country's ''melting pot'' combines many ethnic groups that share a strong sense of national identity despite their cultural differences. A country of road trips and big blue skies, the United States harbors orderly cities filled with restaurants, parks, museums, and innumerable sightseeing opportunities, as well as pristine natural areas perfect for a holiday in the great outdoors. To see as much as you can of this diverse land quickly, drive over some of the more than 6 million km (4 million mi) of highways leading through deserts, mountain peaks, fertile fields, and giant urban centers.

New Jersey travel guide

3.9
Casinos · Shopping Malls · Beaches
The Garden State
Often overshadowed by its legendary neighbor, New York, New Jersey holds its own as a land of thriving industrial cities, sprawling farmland, and lively coastal towns. Called the Garden State, New Jersey is a hub of entertainment and cultural attractions for the east coast, from the famous sandy beaches and carnival-like atmosphere of the Jersey Shore to alluring Atlantic City, the Las Vegas of the east. New Jersey also boasts a wealth of historical places to visit, including battle sites and memorials, such as George Washington's Revolutionary War headquarters.