28 days in United States Itinerary

28 days in United States Itinerary

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28 days in United States Itinerary

Start: San Francisco
1
San Francisco
— 15 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
2
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h
3
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h 45​min
4
Washington DC
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
5
New York City
— 2 nights
bus + Fly:  11​h 45​min
6
Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
End: San Francisco

15
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Visiting Fishing Charters & Tours and Dolphin & Whale Watching will get you outdoors. Kids will appreciate attractions like Fort Funston National Park and Armstrong Redwood State Reserve. Change things up with these side-trips from San Francisco: Safari West (in Santa Rosa), Bodega Dunes (in Bodega) and Sonoma Coast State Beach (in Sonoma). Spend the 24th (Mon) exploring nature at San Francisco Maritime National Historical Park. And it doesn't end there: admire all the interesting features of Alcatraz Island, enjoy the sand and surf at Baker Beach, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Twin Peaks, and go for a walk through Fisherman's Wharf.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read San Francisco trip itinerary planner .

If you are flying in from India, the closest major airports are San Francisco International Airport, Metropolitan Oakland International Airport and Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport. Expect a daytime high around 25°C in June, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) early enough to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Anderson's Conn Valley Vineyards, Dolphin & Whale Watching, Bodega Dunes, Sonoma Coast State Beach, Safari West
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium

2
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.
On the 1st (Mon), find something for the whole family at Universal Studios Hollywood. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue): appreciate the extensive heritage of Santa Monica Pier, take a stroll through Montana Avenue, then enjoy some music at Third Street Promenade, and finally see the interesting displays at The Getty Center.

For more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Los Angeles tour itinerary maker app .

Getting from San Francisco to Los Angeles by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from San Francisco in June, things will get a bit warmer in Los Angeles: highs are around 30°C and lows about 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue) early enough to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Shopping Museums

Side Trip

Santa Monica
Highlights from your plan
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier

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.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Wed): see the interesting displays at The Mob Museum, get a taste of the local shopping with The Strip, and then don't miss a visit to Bellagio Fountains. On your second day here, identify plant and animal life at Lake Mead National Recreation Area and then explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area.

To see other places to visit, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Las Vegas journey maker app .

Traveling by flight from Los Angeles to Las Vegas takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Los Angeles in July, you will find days in Las Vegas are much warmer (47°C), and nights are somewhat warmer (32°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) so you can travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trip

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

2
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.
On the 5th (Fri), try to win big at Horseshoe Casino, then examine the collection at National Air and Space Museum, and then take in the exciting artwork at Madame Tussauds DC. On your second day here, take in the spiritual surroundings of Washington National Cathedral, then admire nature's wide array of creatures at National Zoological Park, and then stroll the grounds of Arlington National Cemetery.

For maps, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Washington DC tour itinerary planner.

Getting from Las Vegas to Washington DC by flight takes about 7 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight, bus, and subway; or drive. You'll lose 3 hours traveling from Las Vegas to Washington DC due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Las Vegas in July, expect Washington DC to be little chillier, temps between 37°C and 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) early enough to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Washington DC

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

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

2
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.
On the 7th (Sun), pause for some photo ops at 9/11 Memorial and then go for a walk through Central Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 8th (Mon): explore the galleries of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, go for a walk through Times Square, and then take in panoramic vistas at Empire State Building.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, use the New York City route planning tool .

Getting from Washington DC to New York City by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. In July in New York City, expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 26°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Tue) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Times Square ©
Times Square

3
nights
Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park

Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park ©
With mountain peaks reaching past 4,250 m (14,000 ft) and trees stretching to over 75 m (250 ft) high, Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks present nature on a grand scale.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Wed): take in the dramatic natural features at Moro Rock, then take a peaceful walk through Giant Forest, and then cruise along Generals Hwy. Here are some ideas for day two: examine the collection at Museum of Western Film History, trek along Big Stump Basin, and then explore the stunning scenery at Kings Canyon National Park.

For ratings, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park journey site .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from New York City to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park takes 12 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. You'll gain 3 hours traveling from New York City to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park due to the time zone difference. While traveling from New York City, expect somewhat warmer days and little chillier nights in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park, ranging from highs of 43°C to lows of 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Museum of Western Film History
Highlights from your plan
Giant Forest ©
Giant Forest
Moro Rock ©
Moro Rock
Kings Canyon National Park ©
Kings Canyon National Park

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