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:  22​h 30​min
1
New Orleans
— 5 nights
Fly + bus:  6​h 15​min
2
Naples
— 4 nights
bus + Fly:  5​h 45​min
3
Atlanta
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
4
Washington DC
— 3 nights
Fly + bus:  4​h 30​min
5
Niagara Falls
— 3 nights
+2
bus + Fly + bus:  4​h 45​min
6
New York City
— 4 nights
bus + Fly:  25​h
End: Sydney

5
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.
Get some cultural insight at The National WWII Museum and Jackson Square. Visiting Audubon Zoo and Insta-Gator Ranch & Hatchery will get you outdoors. Change things up with a short trip to Nature & Wildlife Tours in Slidell (about 48 minutes away). Spend the 13th (Thu) exploring nature at Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve. Next up on the itinerary: appreciate the extensive heritage of French Quarter, admire the striking features of St. Louis Cathedral, wander the streets of Royal Street, and stop by Faulkner House Books.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read our New Orleans online trip itinerary maker .

Sydney, Australia to New Orleans is an approximately 22.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Sydney to New Orleans, you'll gain 16 hours due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Sydney in September, plan for somewhat warmer days in New Orleans, with highs around 33°C, while nights are warmer with lows around 33°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Naples.

Things to do in New Orleans

#Parks, #Wildlife, #Historic Sites

Side Trips

Nature & Wildlife Tours, Insta-Gator Ranch & Hatchery
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Audubon Zoo ©
Audubon Zoo
The National WWII Museum ©
The National WWII Museum
Garden District ©
Garden District

4
nights
Naples

Naples is a city in Collier County, Florida, United States. Do some cultural sightseeing at The Revs Institute and Edison and Ford Winter Estates. Escape the urban bustle at Shark Valley and J.N. "Ding" Darling National Wildlife Refuge. Venture out of the city with trips to Waterskiing & Jetskiing (in Marco Island), Fort Myers Beach (in Fort Myers Beach) and The Bailey-Matthews National Shell Museum (in Sanibel Island). Next up on the itinerary: look for gifts at Toucan's World.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Naples route maker tool .

Do a combination of flight and bus from New Orleans to Naples in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is 1 hour. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from New Orleans in September: highs in Naples hover around 38°C, while lows dip to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Atlanta.

Things to do in Naples

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Wildlife

Side Trips

Sanibel Island, Edison & Ford Winter Estates, Fort Myers Beach, Waterskiing & Jetskiing, Shark Valley
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Waterskiing & Jetskiing
Fort Myers Beach ©
Fort Myers Beach

4
nights
Atlanta

Atlanta ©
Georgia’s largest city and capital, Atlanta is a thriving metropolis anchored by its southern roots.
You'll explore and learn at World of Coca-Cola and Center for Civil and Human Rights. Martin Luther King Jr. National Historic Site and Centennial Olympic Park are good opportunities to explore the local culture. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Atlanta: Stone Mountain Park (in Stone Mountain) and Amicalola Falls State Park (in Dawsonville). There's much more to do: admire nature's wide array of creatures at Georgia Aquarium, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, admire the landmark architecture of The Fox Theatre, and find something for the whole family at SkyView Atlanta.

To see other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Atlanta road trip planner.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Naples to Atlanta takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Naples in September; daily highs in Atlanta reach 34°C and lows reach 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) early enough to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Atlanta

#Parks, #Nature, #Museums

Side Trips

Stone Mountain Park, Amicalola Falls State Park
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Stone Mountain Park ©
Stone Mountain Park
Amicalola Falls State Park ©
Amicalola Falls State Park
World of Coca-Cola ©
World of Coca-Cola

3
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.
Get a sense of the local culture at National Air and Space Museum and National Gallery of Art. Visiting Tidal Basin and Eastern Neck National Wildlife Refuge will get you outdoors. There's more to do: meet the residents at National Zoological Park and identify plant and animal life at Scott's Run Nature Preserve.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Washington DC online visit planner .

Getting from Atlanta to Washington DC by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Washington DC can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Niagara Falls.

Things to do in Washington DC

#Parks, #Wildlife, #Museums

Side Trips

Scott's Run Nature Preserve, Eastern Neck National Wildlife Refuge
Highlights from your plan
Eastern Neck National Wildlife Refuge ©
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art

3
nights
Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls ©
The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Fri): admire the striking features of Frank Lloyd Wright's Martin House Complex, Head underground at Cave of the Winds, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Niagara Falls. Here are some ideas for day two: browse the exhibits of Buffalo & Erie County Naval and Military Park, then look for all kinds of wild species at Tifft Nature Preserve, and then stroll the grounds of Forest Lawn.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, use the Niagara Falls vacation tool .

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Washington DC to Niagara Falls in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Washington DC in September, with highs in Niagara Falls at 26°C and lows at 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) to allow time to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

#Parks, #Nature, #Historic Sites

Side Trip

Buffalo
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Cave of the Winds ©
Cave of the Winds
Niagara Falls ©
Niagara Falls

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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like The Metropolitan Museum of Art and The Museum of Modern Art. Appreciate the collections at 9/11 Memorial and American Museum of Natural History. Venture out of the city with trips to Bronx Zoo (in Bronx) and Gateway National Recreation (in Sandy Hook). There's lots more to do: go for a walk through Central Park, explore the activities along Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis Reservoir, admire the landmark architecture of Empire State Building, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at Central Park Zoo.

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You can do a combination of bus and flight from Niagara Falls to New York City in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, flight, and train; or drive. In September, New York City is somewhat warmer than Niagara Falls - with highs of 30°C and lows of 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Thu) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

#Parks, #Museums, #Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Bronx Zoo, Gateway National Recreation
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The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
American Museum of Natural History ©

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