27 days in United States Itinerary

27 days in United States Itinerary

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27 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Cairo
Fly:  14​h 30​min
1
New York City
— Few hours
Fly:  8​h 45​min
2
Los Angeles
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h
3
Palm Springs
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 45​min
4
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 45​min
5
Houston
— 9 nights
Fly:  6​h 15​min
6
San Francisco
— 4 nights
Fly:  9​h 30​min
7
Hartford
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
8
New York City
— Few hours
Fly:  14​h 30​min
End: Cairo

few
hours
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.
For where to stay and more tourist information, go to the New York City holiday planning website .

Cairo, Egypt to New York City is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of train and flight. The time zone changes from Eastern European Time (EET) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a -7 hour difference. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Cairo in October, with highs in New York City at 24°C and lows at 16°C. You'll set off for Los Angeles on the 18th (Fri).

Things to do in New York City

Nightlife Parks Tours

3
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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Los Angeles: Anaheim (Disneyland Park & Disney California Adventure Park). There's still lots to do: find something for the whole family at Universal Studios Hollywood, catch some excitement at Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey, stroll the grounds of Hollywood Forever Cemetery, and enjoy the sand and surf at Venice Beach and Boardwalk.

To find photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Los Angeles holiday planner.

You can fly from New York City to Los Angeles in 9 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from New York City to Los Angeles. When traveling from New York City in October, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Los Angeles: temperatures range from 32°C by day to 19°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) early enough to go by car to Palm Springs.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Beaches

Side Trips

Anaheim, Santa Monica Pier
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center

3
nights
Palm Springs

Palm Springs ©
Palm Springs is a desert resort city in Riverside County, California, United States, within the Coachella Valley. Go for a jaunt from Palm Springs to Temecula to see Wine Tours & Tastings about 1h 10 min away. There's much more to do: take in the awesome beauty at San Jacinto Mountain, admire the landmark architecture of Elvis Honeymoon Hideaway, see the interesting displays at Palm Springs Air Museum, and admire the masterpieces at Sunnylands Center & Gardens.

To see reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Palm Springs online trip planner .

Drive from Los Angeles to Palm Springs in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. When traveling from Los Angeles in October, plan for somewhat warmer days in Palm Springs, with highs around 39°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) so you can drive to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Palm Springs

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Sunnylands Center & Gardens, Wine Tours & Tastings
Highlights from your plan
Indian Canyons ©
Indian Canyons
Wine Tours & Tastings
San Jacinto Mountain ©
San Jacinto Mountain

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 (Sat), explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, take in nature's colorful creations at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, then ponder the design of Fountains of Bellagio, and finally take in panoramic vistas at High Roller.

For reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Las Vegas trip itinerary maker site .

Drive from Palm Springs to Las Vegas in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or take a bus. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Palm Springs in October; daily highs in Las Vegas reach 32°C and lows reach 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) so you can travel to Houston.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio

9
nights
Houston

Houston ©
Although urban sprawl remains synonymous with Houston, most of the city's tourist attractions lie within the relatively small downtown area, surrounded by diverse neighborhoods housing the nation's biggest African-American, Asian-American, and Latino communities.
Explore Houston's surroundings by going to Galveston (Moody Mansion, Tree Sculptures, & more), Kemah Boardwalk (in Kemah) and Texas Wolfdog Project (in Montgomery). There's much more to do: explore the different monuments and memorials at Glenwood Cemetery, test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Teo-Chew Temple, and take an in-depth tour of George Bush Presidential Library and Museum.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read Houston road trip planning site .

You can fly from Las Vegas to Houston in 6 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Central Standard Time (CST), which is usually a 2 hour difference. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Las Vegas in October since evenings lows in Houston dip to 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Houston

Museums Parks Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Galveston, George Bush Presidential Library and Museum, Texas Wolfdog Project, Kemah Boardwalk
Highlights from your plan
The Houston Museum of Natural Science ©
Glenwood Cemetery ©
Glenwood Cemetery
Space Center Houston ©
Space Center Houston

4
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Step out of San Francisco to go to Napa and see Wine Tours & Tastings, which is approximately 1h 10 min away. There's much more to do: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, walk around Golden Gate Park, buy something for everyone on your list at Ferry Building Marketplace, and take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf.

For maps, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read our San Francisco journey tool .

Getting from Houston to San Francisco by flight takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Houston to San Francisco, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Houston in November; daily highs in San Francisco reach 20°C and lows reach 12°C. You'll have a few hours on the 9th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling to Hartford.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Historic Sites Tours

Side Trip

Wine Tours & Tastings
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

3
nights
Hartford

Hartford ©
Hartford is the capital of the U.S. On the 10th (Sun), contemplate the long history of The Mark Twain House & Museum, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St Joseph, and then explore the world behind art at Norman Rockwell Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll around Mortensen Riverfront Plaza, then stroll the grounds of Cedar Hill Cemetery, then indulge your thirst for a good beer at Hog River Brewing Company, and finally stroll the grounds of Ancient Burying Ground.

For maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Hartford trip planner .

Traveling by flight from San Francisco to Hartford takes 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. You'll lose 3 hours traveling from San Francisco to Hartford due to the time zone difference. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from San Francisco in November: high temperatures in Hartford hover around 13°C and lows are around 1°C. You will have some time to spend on the 12th (Tue) before leaving for New York City.

Things to do in Hartford

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Norman Rockwell Museum
Highlights from your plan
The Mark Twain House & Museum ©
The Mark Twain House & Museum
Norman Rockwell Museum ©
Norman Rockwell Museum
Cedar Hill Cemetery ©
Cedar Hill Cemetery

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hours
New York City

New York City ©
Start off your visit on the 12th (Tue): take in the pleasant sights at Times Square and then don't miss a visit to Empire State Building.

For where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read our New York City road trip planning site .

Getting from Hartford to New York City by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Hartford in November, plan for somewhat warmer nights in New York City, with lows around 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building
Times Square ©
Times Square

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