26 days in United States Itinerary

26 days in United States Itinerary

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26 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Cali
Fly:  11​h 15​min
1
New York City
— 3 nights
+2
bus + Fly + Drive:  11​h 15​min
2
Yosemite National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h
3
San Francisco
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h
4
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
5
Grand Canyon National Park
— 3 nights
bus + Fly:  13​h 15​min
6
Key West
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h
7
Miami Beach
— 3 nights
Fly:  8​h 30​min
End: Cali

3
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.
Museum-lovers will appreciate The Metropolitan Museum of Art and American Museum of Natural History. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Times Square and Fifth Avenue. There's still lots to do: pause for some photo ops at 9/11 Memorial, take in panoramic vistas at Empire State Building, appreciate the extensive heritage of World Trade Center Memorial Foundation, and admire the masterpieces at Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum.

For reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our New York City holiday planning site .

Cali, Colombia to New York City is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus. In February, New York City is much colder than Cali - with highs of 9°C and lows of -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks 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

3
nights
Yosemite National Park

Yosemite National Park ©
Massive granite mountains, towering waterfalls, groves of Giant Sequoia trees, and wilderness as far as the eye can see distinguish the landscape of Yosemite National Park.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Big Trees Lodge, National Historic Landmark and Yosemite Museum Gallery. Escape the urban bustle at Cathedral Beach Picnic Area and Elizabeth Lake, Yosemite National Park. On the 18th (Mon), spend an exhilarating day on the slopes at Yosemite Ski and Snowboard Area. And it doesn't end there: take in the dramatic natural features at North Dome, tour the pleasant surroundings at Curry Village Ice Rink, and snap pictures at Pohono Bridge.

For reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Yosemite National Park trip itinerary planning site .

Traveling by combination of bus, flight, and car from New York City to Yosemite National Park takes 11.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from New York City to Yosemite National Park. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from New York City in February since evenings lows in Yosemite National Park dip to -9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) to allow time to drive to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Elizabeth Lake ©
Elizabeth Lake
North Dome ©
North Dome

4
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Alcatraz Island and Union Square. Head to Ferry Building Marketplace and City Lights Booksellersfor some retail therapy. Change things up with these side-trips from San Francisco: St. Helena (Pride Mountain Vineyards & Modus Operandi Cellars). Next up on the itinerary: take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, wander the streets of SoMa, make a trip to The Embarcadero, and snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge.

For ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the San Francisco online tour itinerary maker .

Traveling by car from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in February, you will find days in San Francisco are somewhat warmer (19°C), and nights are much warmer (10°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) early enough to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in San Francisco

Neighborhoods Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trip

St. Helena
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

2
nights
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.
On the 26th (Tue), see the interesting displays at The Mob Museum, then shop like a local with The Strip, and then don't miss a visit to Bellagio Fountains. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 27th (Wed): see the interesting displays at The Neon Museum, then buy something for everyone on your list at The Grand Canal Shoppes at The Venetian, and then explore the striking landscape at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area.

To find more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Las Vegas trip planner .

Traveling by flight from San Francisco to Las Vegas takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. February in Las Vegas sees daily highs of 21°C and lows of 8°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) so you can travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Shopping Neighborhoods Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
The Strip ©
The Strip
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum

3
nights
Grand Canyon National Park

Grand Canyon National Park ©
The size, shape, and color of Grand Canyon National Park combine to leave an impression on visitors as deep as the canyon itself.
Visiting Rim Trail and Point Imperial Drive will get you outdoors. Get some cultural insight at Kolb Studio and Grand Canyon Railway Depot. On the 2nd (Sat), hike the day away at Bright Angel Trail. There's still lots to do: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim, take some stellar pictures from Pima Point, don't miss a visit to Grand Canyon Village, and look for gifts at Canyon Village Marketplace.

To see other places to visit, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Grand Canyon National Park road trip site .

Do a combination of car and flight from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. When traveling from Las Vegas in February, plan for little chillier days and cooler nights in Grand Canyon National Park: temperatures range from 11°C by day to -9°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) early enough to travel to Key West.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail

3
nights
Key West

Key West ©
Located just 140 km (90 mi) from Cuba, Key West is an island only about 6.4 km (4 mi) long and 1.6 km (1 mi) wide.
Museum-lovers will appreciate The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum and Alan S. Maltz Gallery. Visiting Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory and Fishing Charters & Tours will get you outdoors. There's still lots to do: admire the majestic nature at Fort Zachary Taylor, explore and take pictures at Audubon House & Tropical Gardens, steep yourself in history at Truman Little White House, and stroll the grounds of Key West Cemetery.

To see ratings, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Key West trip planner.

Do a combination of bus and flight from Grand Canyon National Park to Key West in 13.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or do a combination of bus, shuttle, and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Key West. Plan for much hotter temperatures traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in March, with highs in Key West at 30°C and lows at 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Miami Beach.

Things to do in Key West

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Alan S. Maltz Gallery ©
Alan S. Maltz Gallery
The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum ©

3
nights
Miami Beach

Miami Beach ©
Separated by water from the neighboring city of Miami, Miami Beach sits on a barrier island between Biscayne Bay and the Atlantic Ocean.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Lincoln Road and Art Deco Historic District. Step out of the city life by going to Shark Valley and Pineland Trail. Get out of town with these interesting Miami Beach side-trips: Everglades National Park (Gumbo Limbo Trail & Anhinga Trail). There's still lots to do: kick back and relax at South Beach and buy something for everyone on your list at Village of Merrick Park.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Miami Beach road trip planner .

Getting from Key West to Miami Beach by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. March in Miami Beach sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 21°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Miami Beach

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Everglades National Park, Village of Merrick Park
Highlights from your plan
Shark Valley Visitor Center ©
Shark Valley Visitor Center
Anhinga Trail ©
Anhinga Trail
Lincoln Road ©
Lincoln Road

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