26 days in United States Itinerary

26 days in United States Itinerary

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26 days in United States Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  10​h 45​min
1
New York City
— 1 night
bus + Fly:  6​h 30​min
2
Key West
— 6 nights
Fly:  7​h 15​min
3
Austin
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 45​min
4
San Francisco
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
5
Portland
— 5 nights
Fly:  3​h
6
Seattle
— 1 night
Fly + Drive:  6​h 45​min
7
Yellowstone National Park
— 5 nights
Drive + Fly:  5​h 15​min
8
Denver
— 2 nights
Fly:  12​h
End: London

1
night
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.
To find maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our New York City sightseeing planner.

London, UK to New York City is an approximately 11-hour combination of flight and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 5 hours traveling from London to New York City. In November, plan for daily highs up to 16°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) so you can travel to Key West.

Things to do in New York City

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
St. Patrick's Cathedral ©
St. Patrick's Cathedral

6
nights
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.
Get in touch with nature at Kayaking & Canoeing and Fort Zachary Taylor. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Dry Tortugas National Park and Fishing Charters & Tours. There's lots more to do: admire all the interesting features of The Overseas Highway, look for gifts at De La Gallery, enjoy the sea views from Key West Lighthouse and Keeper's Quarters Museum, and get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

For other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Key West vacation planner.

Getting from New York City to Key West by combination of bus and flight takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and shuttle. Prepare for warmer weather when traveling from New York City in November: high temperatures in Key West hover around 31°C and lows are around 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Austin.

Things to do in Key West

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Kayaking & Canoeing
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Saint Mary Star of the Sea ©
Saint Mary Star of the Sea

2
nights
Austin

Austin ©
Despite its laid-back college vibe, Austin is an influential center for politics, technology, film, and music.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Thu): admire the striking features of The Driskill Bar.

To find where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Austin tour planner.

Fly from Key West to Austin in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of shuttle and bus. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central Standard Time (CST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Key West in November, you will find days in Austin are a bit cooler (25°C), and nights are much colder (11°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) to allow time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Austin

Parks Historic Sites Nature
Highlights from your plan
Barton Springs Pool ©
Barton Springs Pool
The Driskill ©
The Driskill
Mount Bonnell ©
Mount Bonnell

2
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sat): explore the activities along San Francisco Bay. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: delve into the lush surroundings at Muir Woods National Monument and then immerse yourself in nature at Marin Headlands.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our San Francisco tour planner.

You can fly from Austin to San Francisco in 6 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Austin to San Francisco. Traveling from Austin in November, you will find days in San Francisco are a bit cooler (21°C), and nights are about the same (11°C). On the 13th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Portland.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Muir Woods National Monument, Marin Headlands
Highlights from your plan
Marin Headlands ©
Marin Headlands
San Francisco Bay ©
San Francisco Bay
Muir Woods National Monument ©
Muir Woods National Monument

5
nights
Portland

Portland ©
A big city with a small-town feel, Portland is home to the country's biggest rose test garden, perched on a hill overlooking downtown.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Cannon Beach and Multnomah Falls. Take a break from the city and head to Haystack Rock and Steigerwald Lake National Wildlife Refuge. Step out of Portland to go to Seaside and see Beach Books, which is approximately 1h 55 min away. There's more to do: identify plant and animal life at Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area and take in nature's colorful creations at International Rose Test Garden.

To see other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Portland holiday planner.

Getting from San Francisco to Portland by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from San Francisco in November, things will get a bit cooler in Portland: highs are around 14°C and lows about 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to travel to Seattle.

Things to do in Portland

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Cannon Beach, Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area, Multnomah Falls, Steigerwald Lake National Wildlife Refuge, Beach Books
Highlights from your plan
Cannon Beach ©
Cannon Beach

1
night
Seattle

Seattle ©
Nicknamed the "Emerald City" because of its abundant evergreen trees, Seattle is the cultural and business center of the Pacific Northwest, as well as a popular holiday destination.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Sat): see the interesting displays at The Museum of Flight and then admire all the interesting features of Safeco Field.

To see more things to do and other tourist information, use the Seattle trip itinerary builder.

Fly from Portland to Seattle in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In November in Seattle, expect temperatures between 13°C during the day and 6°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Seattle

Museums
Highlights from your plan
The Museum of Flight ©
The Museum of Flight
T-Mobile Park ©
T-Mobile Park

5
nights
Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone National Park ©
An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Lamar Valley and Grand Prismatic Spring. Get outdoors at Grand Teton and Artist Point. Take a break from Yellowstone National Park with a short trip to Oxbow Bend Turnout, Grand Teton National Park in Grand Teton National Park, about 1h 15 min away. Next up on the itinerary: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone and witness a stunning natural landmark at Old Faithful.

For traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Yellowstone National Park sightseeing planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and taxi from Seattle to Yellowstone National Park takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Seattle to Yellowstone National Park due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Seattle in November, expect nights in Yellowstone National Park to be cooler, around -12°C, while days are little chillier, around 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Denver.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Grand Teton
Highlights from your plan
Artist Point ©
Artist Point
Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton
Lamar Valley ©
Lamar Valley

2
nights
Denver

Denver ©
Aptly nicknamed the "Mile-High City," Denver sits at an altitude of 1,600 m (5,280 ft) above sea level, located right where the Great Plains give way to the Rocky Mountains.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Sat): take in the awesome beauty at Mount Evans. On the 26th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: look and learn at Denver Museum of Nature & Science and then stroll through Denver Zoo.

To find maps, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Denver trip generator.

Getting from Yellowstone National Park to Denver by combination of car and flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Yellowstone National Park in November; daily highs in Denver reach 13°C and lows reach -1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Denver

Parks Nature Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
Mount Evans ©
Mount Evans
Denver Zoo ©
Denver Zoo
Denver Museum of Nature & Science ©
Denver Museum of Nature & Science

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