26 days in United States Itinerary

26 days in United States Itinerary

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26 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Warsaw
Fly + bus:  12​h 45​min
1
New York City
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Philadelphia
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
3
Washington DC
— 1 night
Drive:  8​h
4
Niagara Falls
— 2 nights
drive:  12​h 30​min
5
Yosemite National Park
— 3 nights
plane:  4​h
6
San Francisco
— 4 nights
Drive:  9​h 45​min
7
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 45​min
8
Grand Canyon National Park
— 4 nights
Drive:  7​h 30​min
9
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
Fly:  16​h
End: Warsaw

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.
Museum-lovers will appreciate 9/11 Memorial and Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum. For shopping fun, head to Shopping Girlfriend NYC or Fifth Avenue. Next up on the itinerary: go for a walk through Central Park, enjoy breathtaking views from Empire State Building, make a trip to Times Square, and stop by Kee's Chocolates.

For where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our New York City trip itinerary planning site .

Warsaw, Poland to New York City is an approximately 13-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also fly. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 6 hours traveling from Warsaw to New York City. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Warsaw in June; daily highs in New York City reach 31°C and lows reach 21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) so you can catcht the bus to Philadelphia.

Things to do in New York City

Shopping Parks Tours
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum ©
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum

1
night
Philadelphia

Philadelphia ©
Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Wed): get to know the fascinating history of Independence National Historical Park and then admire the landmark architecture of Independence Hall.

To see maps, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Philadelphia day trip planning site .

Getting from New York City to Philadelphia by bus takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. June in Philadelphia sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 21°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) so you can catch the train to Washington DC.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Historic Sites Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Independence Hall ©
Independence Hall
Independence National Historical Park ©

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Thu): contemplate the waterfront views at Tidal Basin, explore the different monuments and memorials at Arlington National Cemetery, and then examine the collection at National Air and Space Museum.

For more things to do, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Washington DC tour itinerary website .

Take a train from Philadelphia to Washington DC in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Washington DC are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. On the 28th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Niagara Falls.

Things to do in Washington DC

Historic Sites Museums Nature

Side Trip

Arlington National Cemetery
Highlights from your plan
Washington National Cathedral ©
Washington National Cathedral
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
Arlington National Cemetery ©
Arlington National Cemetery

2
nights
Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls ©
The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sat): admire the landmark architecture of Frank Lloyd Wright's Darwin D. Martin House Complex, then expand your understanding of the military at Buffalo & Erie County Naval and Military Park, then try your luck at Hamburg Gaming, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Our Lady of Victory Basilica. On the 30th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: enjoy breathtaking views from Niagara Falls Observation Tower and then Head underground at Cave of the Winds.

For reviews, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Niagara Falls travel route planner .

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Washington DC to Niagara Falls takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, flight, and bus; or drive. Traveling from Washington DC in June, expect Niagara Falls to be slightly colder, temps between 29°C and 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

Buffalo, Hamburg Gaming, Our Lady of Victory Basilica
Highlights from your plan
Our Lady of Victory Basilica ©
Our Lady of Victory Basilica
Cave of the Winds ©
Cave of the Winds

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.
Get in touch with nature at Cathedral Beach Picnic Area and Tuolumne Meadows. Next up on the itinerary: take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier Point, hike along Mariposa Grove of Giant Sequoias, explore the world behind art at Yosemite Museum Gallery, and take in the dramatic scenery at Yosemite Falls.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Yosemite National Park trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Do a combination of train, flight, and car from Niagara Falls to Yosemite National Park in 12.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, flight, bus, and taxi; or do a combination of train, bus, and taxi. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -3 hour difference. Traveling from Niagara Falls in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Yosemite National Park, with lows of 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) to allow time to drive to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Cathedral Beach Picnic Area ©
Cathedral Beach Picnic Area
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Mariposa Grove ©
Mariposa Grove

4
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Exploratorium and Musee Mecanique. Get some historical perspective at Alcatraz Island and City Lights Booksellers. There's much more to do: kick back and relax at Fort Funston National Park, take a stroll through SoMa, shop like a local with Union Square, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Twin Peaks.

For more things to do, ratings, photos, and tourist information, read San Francisco trip itinerary maker app .

You can drive from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of taxi, bus, flight, and subway. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in July, expect nights in San Francisco to be a bit warmer, around 16°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Sun) to allow time for travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in San Francisco

Neighborhoods Shopping Parks
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Twin Peaks ©
Twin Peaks
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium

3
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.
Take a break from the city and head to Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area and Lake Mead National Recreation Area. Museum-lovers will appreciate The Mob Museum and Pinball Hall of Fame. There's much more to do: ponder the design of Bellagio Fountains, see the interesting displays at The Neon Museum, try your luck at Bellagio Hotel and Casino, and buy something for everyone on your list at The Grand Canal Shoppes at The Venetian.

To find more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Las Vegas travel itinerary planner.

Getting from San Francisco to Las Vegas by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of subway and flight; or drive. In July, Las Vegas is much hotter than San Francisco - with highs of 47°C and lows of 32°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Shopping Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Lake Mead National Recreation Area
Highlights from your plan
The Strip ©
The Strip
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum

4
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.
Get in touch with nature at Canyon Village Marketplace and Bright Angel Trail. Spend the 14th (Sun) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. And it doesn't end there: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim, trek along South Kaibab Trail, admire the striking features of Grand Canyon Railway Depot, and get great views at Mather Point.

For photos, maps, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Grand Canyon National Park trip itinerary website .

Getting from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park by combination of car and flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a shuttle. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Plan for cooler temperatures traveling from Las Vegas in July, with highs in Grand Canyon National Park at 34°C and lows at 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

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

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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.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Mon): enjoy the sand and surf at Venice Beach and Boardwalk, then take in the waterfront at Santa Monica Pier, and then admire the majestic nature at Santa Monica State Beach. Keep things going the next day: identify plant and animal life at Kenneth Hahn State Recreation Area, don't miss a visit to Third Street Promenade, then examine the collection at The Getty Center, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Hollywood Walk of Fame.

To see where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Los Angeles tour planner .

Getting from Grand Canyon National Park to Los Angeles by car takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of shuttle and flight. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in July, expect a bit warmer with lows of 22°C in Los Angeles. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Santa Monica
Highlights from your plan
Venice Beach and Boardwalk ©
Venice Beach and Boardwalk
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Santa Monica State Beach ©
Santa Monica State Beach

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