26 days in United States Itinerary

26 days in United States Itinerary

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26 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly:  17​h
1
San Francisco
— 12 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
St. Helena
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
3
Los Angeles
— 6 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
4
Wichita
— 1 day
Fly:  44​h
End: Sydney

12
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Discover out-of-the-way places like San Francisco Bay and Ferry Building Marketplace. Change things up with a short trip to Bean Hollow State Beach, Pebble Beach in Pescadero (about 1h 10 min away). Next up on the itinerary: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, catch a ride on Cable Cars, take in nature's colorful creations at Japanese Tea Garden, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Golden Gate Park.

To see other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our San Francisco trip planner .

Sydney, Australia to San Francisco is an approximately 17-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and subway; or do a combination of flight and shuttle. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 18 hours traveling from Sydney to San Francisco. In September in San Francisco, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 17°C at night. You will leave for St. Helena on the 1st (Tue).

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Bean Hollow State Beach, Pebble Beach
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
San Francisco Bay ©
San Francisco Bay

4
nights
St. Helena

St. Helena ©
The city of St.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Castello di Amorosa and Bodega Dunes. Get out of town with these interesting St. Helena side-trips: Armstrong Redwood State Reserve (in Guerneville) and Goat Rock Beach (in Jenner). Dedicate the 2nd (Wed) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. There's still lots to do: enjoy unforgettable views with a balloon tour and learn about winemaking at Pride Mountain Vineyards.

For ratings, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the St. Helena trip builder tool .

You can drive from San Francisco to St. Helena in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and taxi; or do a combination of subway and bus. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from San Francisco in October: highs in St. Helena hover around 30°C, while lows dip to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) so you can travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in St. Helena

Tours Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Calistoga, Napa, Bodega Dunes, Goat Rock Beach, Armstrong Redwood State Reserve
Highlights from your plan
Armstrong Redwood State Reserve ©
Armstrong Redwood State Reserve
Balloon Rides
Castello di Amorosa ©
Castello di Amorosa

6
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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Los Angeles: Anaheim (Disneyland Park & Disney California Adventure Park). Pack the 7th (Mon) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at The Getty Center, stop by Amoeba Music, make a trip to Santa Monica Pier, and admire all the interesting features of Dodger Stadium.

To see other places to visit, photos, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles visit planner .

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from St. Helena to Los Angeles in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus, subway, and flight; or drive. Traveling from St. Helena in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Los Angeles, with lows of 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) early enough to travel to Wichita.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Anaheim, Santa Monica Pier
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood
Dodger Stadium
Dodger Stadium

1
day
Wichita

Wichita
Wichita is the largest city in the U.S. To find traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read our Wichita trip itinerary maker app .

You can fly from Los Angeles to Wichita in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and flight; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Los Angeles to Wichita is 2 hours. In October, Wichita is a bit cooler than Los Angeles - with highs of 28°C and lows of 11°C. You will leave for home on the 12th (Sat).

Things to do in Wichita

Museums Parks Nightlife

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