28 days in United States Itinerary

28 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Sao Paulo
Fly:  15 h 45 min
1
Los Angeles
— 12 nights
Fly:  6 h 45 min
2
Cincinnati
— 3 nights
Bus:  1 h 45 min
3
Columbus
— 4 nights
Fly + Subway:  3 h
4
Washington DC
— 7 nights
Bus + Fly:  13 h 30 min
End: Sao Paulo

12
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.
Get a sense of the local culture at Montana Avenue and Abbot Kinney Boulevard. For shopping fun, head to The Grove or Third Street Promenade. Explore Los Angeles' surroundings by going to Wine Tours & Tastings (in Santa Barbara) and Anaheim (Disneyland Park & Little Arabia District). And it doesn't end there: kick back and relax at Venice Beach and Boardwalk, browse the eclectic array of goods at Melrose Trading Post, make a trip to Walt Disney Concert Hall, and take a stroll through El Pueblo de Los Angeles.

To see maps, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Los Angeles trip itinerary builder site.

Sao Paulo, Brazil to Los Angeles is an approximately 16- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Sao Paulo to Los Angeles is minus 5 hours. In December, Los Angeles is little chillier than Sao Paulo - with highs of 24°C and lows of 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can travel to Cincinnati.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Shopping Neighborhoods Museums

Side Trips

Santa Monica, Beverly Hills, Anaheim, Wine Tours & Tastings
Highlights from your plan
Montana Avenue ©
Montana Avenue
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Griffith Observatory ©
Griffith Observatory

3
nights
Cincinnati

Cincinnati ©
Situated on the north bank of the Ohio River, Cincinnati distinguished itself as the only U.S.
National Museum of the US Air Force and Harmony Hill Vineyard are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Shop till you drop at Jungle Jim's International Market and Esther Price Fine Chocolates. Explore Cincinnati's surroundings by going to Old Mason Winery & Vineyard (in West Milton), Ohio Valley Antique Mall (in Fairfield) and Meranda-Nixon Winery (in Ripley). And it doesn't end there: try your luck at JACK Cincinnati Casino, examine the collection at Greater Cincinnati Police Museum, partake in some friendly competition at Houdini's Room Escape, and stroll through Spring Grove Cemetery & Arboretum.

For reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Cincinnati trip itinerary maker tool.

You can fly from Los Angeles to Cincinnati in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Los Angeles to Cincinnati is 3 hours. Traveling from Los Angeles in December, things will get cooler in Cincinnati: highs are around 8°C and lows about -1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can catch the bus to Columbus.

Things to do in Cincinnati

Wineries Shopping Museums

Side Trips

Fairfield, Dayton, Harmony Hill Vineyard, Old Mason Winery & Vineyard, Meranda-Nixon Winery
Highlights from your plan
National Museum of the US Air Force ©
National Museum of the US Air Force
Jungle Jim's International Market ©
Jungle Jim's International Market
Old Mason Winery & Vineyard ©
Old Mason Winery & Vineyard

4
nights
Columbus

Columbus ©
More than just one of the nation's top business centers, Columbus is a mixture of many different parts of America, situated at the spot where the so-called "Bible Belt" meets the varied cultures of the Great Plains and Appalachia.
Easton Town Center and Wyandotte Winery are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Head to Franklin Park Conservatory and Botanical Gardens and Ohio Arts Council's Riffe Galleryfor some retail therapy. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Columbus: Lancaster (Sherman House Museum & Rockside Winery and Vineyards), Baltic Mill Winery (in Baltic) and Warther Museum (in Dover). And it doesn't end there: visit Short North Arts District, see the interesting displays at Wagner-Hagans Auto Museum, hunt for treasures at Half Price Books, and admire the natural beauty at Kelton House Museum & Garden.

To see ratings, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read Columbus visit planner.

You can take a bus from Cincinnati to Columbus in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In December in Columbus, expect temperatures between 7°C during the day and -1°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Columbus

Museums Shopping Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Lancaster, Baltic Mill Winery, Warther Museum
Highlights from your plan
Warther Museum ©
Warther Museum
Baltic Mill Winery ©
Baltic Mill Winery
Easton Town Center ©
Easton Town Center

7
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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at National Air and Space Museum and Washington National Cathedral. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Loring Cornish Gallery and Olympia Candy Kitchen. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Washington DC: Baltimore (Sagamore Spirit Distillery & Horseshoe Casino), Gettysburg (Gettysburg National Cemetery, Gettysburg National Military Park, &more) and Gari Melchers Home and Studio at Belmont (in Falmouth). There's lots more to do: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art, pause for some photo ops at Vietnam Veterans Memorial, get a sense of history and politics at United States Capitol, and take an in-depth tour of National Portrait Gallery.

To find photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Washington DC trip builder website.

Getting from Columbus to Washington DC by combination of flight and subway takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Columbus in December, with highs in Washington DC at 12°C and lows at 3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

Baltimore, Gettysburg, Olympia Candy Kitchen, Gari Melchers Home and Studio at Belmont, National Museum of the Marine Corps
Highlights from your plan
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art
Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History ©

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