29 days in United States Itinerary

29 days in United States Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States tour itinerary maker

This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

29 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Auckland
Fly:  15​h 30​min
1
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Fly:  6​h 30​min
2
New Orleans
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
3
Orlando
— 6 nights
Fly:  5​h
4
Chicago
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h
5
Washington DC
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 30​min
6
New York City
— 7 nights
Fly:  9​h
7
Los Angeles
— 3 nights
Fly:  16​h
End: Auckland

3
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Exploratorium, Palace of Fine Arts Theatre and Fisherman's Wharf. Next up on the itinerary: step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island and take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge.

To find out how to plan a trip to San Francisco, use our trip itinerary maker.

Auckland, New Zealand to San Francisco is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. The time zone changes from New Zealand Standard Time (NZST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -20 hour difference. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Auckland in October: highs in San Francisco hover around 26°C, while lows dip to 15°C. You'll set off for New Orleans on the 19th (Sat).

Things to do in San Francisco

Historic Sites Childrens Museums Museums
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

2
nights
New Orleans

New Orleans ©
Known for its Creole cuisine, rich musical tradition, and nearby swamps and plantations, New Orleans is one of the nation's oldest cities.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Garden District and French Quarter. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Royal Street and Jackson Square. Step out of New Orleans with an excursion to Nature & Wildlife Tours in Slidell--about 50 minutes away. The adventure continues: hunt for treasures at Frenchmen Street, don't miss a visit to Pontalba Buildings, meet the residents at Audubon Zoo, and take in the history at Chalmette National Historical Park.

Plan my New Orleans trip by asking Inpirock to come up with tips and suggestions.

You can fly from San Francisco to New Orleans in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car; or drive. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Central Standard Time (CST), which is usually a 2 hour difference. Traveling from San Francisco in October, you will find days in New Orleans are little chillier (22°C), and nights are a bit warmer (22°C). On the 22nd (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Orlando.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites Parks Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Nature & Wildlife Tours
Highlights from your plan
Garden District ©
Garden District
French Quarter ©
French Quarter
Jackson Square ©
Jackson Square

6
nights
Orlando

Orlando ©
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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes The Escape Game Orlando, Universal's Islands of Adventure, Universal Orlando Resort, and other attractions.

For reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Orlando trip site .

Getting from New Orleans to Orlando by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time is 1 hour. While traveling from New Orleans, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Orlando, ranging from highs of 34°C to lows of 24°C. On the 28th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks Wildlife Parks
Highlights from your plan
Magic Kingdom Park ©
Magic Kingdom Park
Disney's Animal Kingdom ©
Disney's Animal Kingdom
Universal's Islands of Adventure ©
Universal's Islands of Adventure

3
nights
Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Shedd Aquarium as well as Navy Pier. Head to The Magnificent Mile and Chicago Cultural Centerfor some retail therapy. Get a sense of the local culture at The Art Institute of Chicago and Millennium Park. The adventure continues: appreciate the history behind Cloud Gate.

To find where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Chicago attractions planner .

Getting from Orlando to Chicago by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Central Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Orlando in October, with highs in Chicago at 21°C and lows at 11°C. You'll set off for Washington DC on the 31st (Thu).

Things to do in Chicago

Shopping Museums Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
The Magnificent Mile ©
The Magnificent Mile
The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
Chicago Cultural Center ©
Chicago Cultural Center

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History as well as National Mall. On the 1st (Fri), appreciate the extensive heritage of National Mall and then learn more about the world around you at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History.

For other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Washington DC day trip website .

You can fly from Chicago to Washington DC in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Chicago to Washington DC, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Chicago in October, expect nights in Washington DC to be about the same, around 14°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 25°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Fri) so you can travel to New York City.

Things to do in Washington DC

Historic Sites Parks Museums
Highlights from your plan
National Mall ©
National Mall

7
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.
You've added 9/11 Memorial, Broadway, Brooklyn Bridge, and other attractions to your itinerary. Fifth Avenue and Times Square are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Let the collections at The Metropolitan Museum of Art and The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) capture your imagination. Next up on the itinerary: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, get a new perspective on nature at American Museum of Natural History, make a trip to Empire State Building, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Patrick's Cathedral.

For reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the New York City road trip app .

You can fly from Washington DC to New York City in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 16°C in November, and nighttime lows around 7°C. You will leave for Los Angeles on the 8th (Fri).

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Neighborhoods
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 ©

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Warner Bros. Studio Tour Hollywood, Griffith Observatory, Venice Beach and Boardwalk, and other attractions you added. Start off your visit on the 9th (Sat): examine the collection at Madame Tussauds Hollywood, then don't miss a visit to Hollywood Boulevard, and then don't miss a visit to Hollywood Walk of Fame. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Sun): kick back and relax at Venice Beach and Boardwalk and then look and learn at Griffith Observatory.

For photos, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles trip itinerary builder .

Getting from New York City to Los Angeles by flight takes about 9 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -3 hour difference. Traveling from New York City in November, things will get a bit warmer in Los Angeles: highs are around 28°C and lows about 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums Tours Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Warner Bros. Studio Tour Hollywood
Highlights from your plan
Griffith Observatory ©
Griffith Observatory
Madame Tussauds Hollywood ©
Madame Tussauds Hollywood
Hollywood Walk of Fame ©
Hollywood Walk of Fame

Similar Plans

32 days in San Francisco BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, popular sights PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 31 days in United States BY A USER FROM BELGIUM August, teens, popular sights PREFERENCES: August, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 30 days in San Francisco, Los Angeles & Florida BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM January, kids, popular sights PREFERENCES: January, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 33 days in United States BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA May, kids, relaxing, historic sites, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, kids, relaxing, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 33 days in West Coast & Grand Canyon National Park BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM July, teens, popular sights PREFERENCES: July, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 29 days in United States BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA August, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 31 days in United States BY A USER FROM INDIA March, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 31 days in United States BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA August, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced 33 days in United States BY A USER FROM INDIA December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 30 days in United States BY A USER FROM KUWAIT April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 52 days in United States BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA May, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced
View more plans