28 days in United States Itinerary

28 days in United States Itinerary

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San Francisco
— 4 nights
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Los Angeles
— 4 nights
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Las Vegas
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Houston
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Orlando
— 3 nights
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New York City
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San Francisco

San Francisco ©

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Exploratorium and SS Jeremiah O'Brien will appeal to museum buffs. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Alcatraz Island and Golden Gate Bridge. Venture out of the city with trips to Dolphin & Whale Watching (in Moss Landing) and Sonoma Coast State Beach (in Sonoma). And it doesn't end there: take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, kick back and relax at Fort Funston National Park, cast your line with a fishing tour, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Filbert Street Stairs.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, use the San Francisco trip itinerary builder tool.

Sydney, Australia to San Francisco is an approximately 17-hour flight. You'll gain 18 hours traveling from Sydney to San Francisco due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Sydney in July, expect San Francisco to be a bit warmer, temps between 26°C and 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) early enough to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Francisco

Outdoors · Wildlife · Parks · Tours

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium

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Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©

City of Angels

Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Head to Annenberg Community Beach House and Amoeba Musicfor some retail therapy. Step out of the city life by going to Venice Beach and Boardwalk and Dolphin & Whale Watching. Change things up with these side-trips from Los Angeles: Anaheim (Disneyland Park & Disney California Adventure Park). The adventure continues: make a trip to Santa Monica Pier, shop like a local with The Grove, look and learn at Griffith Observatory, and examine the collection at The Getty Center.

To see maps, photos, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles holiday planning website.

You can fly from San Francisco to Los Angeles in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from San Francisco in July; daily highs in Los Angeles reach 33°C and lows reach 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks · Shopping · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Disney California Adventure Park ©
Disney California Adventure Park
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center

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Las Vegas

Las Vegas ©

Sin City

Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Let the collections at The Mob Museum and Pinball Hall of Fame capture your imagination. The Strip and The Neon Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Explore Las Vegas' surroundings by going to Ash Meadows National Wildlife Refuge (in Amargosa Valley), Spring Mountains Visitor Center (in Mount Charleston) and Willow Beach (in Fort Mohave). There's much more to do: explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, look for all kinds of wild species at Lake Mead National Recreation Area, explore the world behind art at Bellagio Gallery of Fine Art, and admire the local landmark of Fountains of Bellagio.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read our Las Vegas trip itinerary builder app.

Traveling by flight from Los Angeles to Las Vegas takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect much hotter weather when traveling from Los Angeles in July: highs in Las Vegas hover around 47°C, while lows dip to 32°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can travel to Houston.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
The Strip ©
The Strip
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area ©
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum

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Houston

Houston ©

Bayou City

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.
Get a sense of the local culture at Cockrell Butterfly Center and Space Center Houston. Appreciate the collections at Museum of Fine Arts, Houston and The Printing Museum. Go for a jaunt from Houston to Kemah to see Kemah Boardwalk about 42 minutes away. There's much more to do: engage your brain at The Houston Museum of Natural Science, get to know the resident critters at Houston Zoo, and take in the dramatic scenery at Water Wall.

To find reviews, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read Houston vacation planner.

Traveling by flight from Las Vegas to Houston takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Las Vegas to Houston, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Las Vegas in July, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Houston: temperatures range from 41°C by day to 29°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Orlando.

Things to do in Houston

Museums · Parks · Childrens Museums · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Space Center Houston ©
Space Center Houston
The Houston Museum of Natural Science ©
The Houston Museum of Natural Science
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston ©
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston

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Orlando

Orlando ©

Theme Park Capital of the World

For most people, any mention of Orlando immediately conjures up images of sprawling theme parks filled with characters plucked right out of popular animated movies.
Get some historical perspective at Ponce de Leon Inlet Lighthouse & Museum and Stetson Mansion. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Universal Orlando Resort and Happily Ever After Fireworks. There's more to do: get in on the family fun at Walt Disney World Resort and explore the world behind art at Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art.

For where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Orlando itinerary maker tool.

Getting from Houston to Orlando by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Houston to Orlando, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In July, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 28°C. On the 19th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to New York City.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks · Historic Sites · Museums · Nightlife

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Happily Ever After Fireworks ©
Happily Ever After Fireworks
Walt Disney World Resort ©
Walt Disney World Resort
Universal Orlando Resort ©
Universal Orlando Resort

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New York City

New York City ©

Big Apple

Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
Bring the kids along to The Metropolitan Museum of Art and Central Park. Visit 9/11 Memorial and Ellis Island for their historical value. Venture out of the city with trips to Joel L. Lefkowitz Park at West Meadow Beach (in Stony Brook), Edwin B. Forsythe National Wildlife Refuge (in Oceanville) and Cupsogue Beach County Park (in Westhampton Beach). The adventure continues: take a stroll through Times Square, get some thrills on the water with a speed boat tour, take in nature's colorful creations at Hallett Nature Sanctuary, and hike along East River Waterfront Esplanade.

To find photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read New York City holiday maker site.

Traveling by flight from Orlando to New York City takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Orlando in July: highs in New York City hover around 35°C, while lows dip to 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Parks · Outdoors · Museums · Beaches

Side Trips

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

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