29 days in United States Itinerary

29 days in United States Itinerary

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29 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Mumbai
Fly:  26​h
1
Los Angeles
— 5 nights
Fly:  4​h
2
Las Vegas
— 5 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
3
Grand Canyon National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  11​h 45​min
4
South Lake Tahoe
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
5
San Francisco
— 4 nights
Drive:  4​h
6
Yosemite National Park
— 2 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + bus:  11​h 15​min
7
New York City
— 4 nights
Fly + bus:  5​h 30​min
8
Niagara Falls
— 3 nights
bus + Fly:  4​h 30​min
9
Washington DC
— 2 nights
Fly:  22​h
End: Mumbai

5
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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Santa Monica Pier and Hollywood Walk of Fame. For shopping fun, head to Camarillo Premium Outlets or Virga Gallery. Venture out of the city with trips to Temecula (Wilson Creek Winery, Temecula Olive Oil Company, & more) and Crystal Cove (in Laguna Beach). Pack the 28th (Tue) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at The Getty Center, immerse yourself in nature at Santa Monica State Beach, and kick back and relax at Venice Beach and Boardwalk.

To see where to stay and tourist information, read our Los Angeles trip planner .

Mumbai, India to Los Angeles is an approximately 26-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of flight and train. You'll gain 13 hours traveling from Mumbai to Los Angeles due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Mumbai in May, plan for slightly colder days in Los Angeles, with highs around 28°C, while nights are much colder with lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) early enough to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Outdoors Theme Parks Parks

Side Trips

Temecula, Laguna Beach, Santa Monica, Camarillo Premium Outlets
Highlights from your plan
Venice Beach and Boardwalk ©
Venice Beach and Boardwalk
Santa Monica State Beach ©
Santa Monica State Beach
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center

5
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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Ash Meadows National Wildlife Refuge and The Forum Shops at Caesars. Get a sense of the local culture at The Strip and The Mob Museum. Venture out of the city with trips to Henderson (Lion Habitat Ranch & The District at Green Valley Ranch). Spend the 2nd (Sun) riding across the waves with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure. There's still lots to do: take in breathtaking views at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, have some family-friendly fun at Dig This, get interesting insight from Tours, and stop by Las Vegas Fight Shop.

For more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Las Vegas road trip app .

You can fly from Los Angeles to Las Vegas in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Los Angeles in May: highs in Las Vegas hover around 36°C, while lows dip to 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) early enough to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Outdoors Tours

Side Trips

Henderson, Ash Meadows National Wildlife Refuge
Highlights from your plan
The Strip ©
The Strip
Waterskiing & Jetskiing

1
night
Grand Canyon National Park

Grand Canyon National Park ©
The size, shape, and color of Grand Canyon National Park combine to leave an impression on visitors as deep as the canyon itself.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Tue): explore the stunning scenery at Inner Canyon, hike along South Kaibab Trail, and then take some stellar pictures from Yaki Point.

For traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Grand Canyon National Park trip builder site .

Getting from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park by combination of car and flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a shuttle. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park. When traveling from Las Vegas in June, plan for slightly colder days and much colder nights in Grand Canyon National Park: temperatures range from 34°C by day to 6°C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 5th (Wed) before leaving for South Lake Tahoe.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Nature Trails
Highlights from your plan
South Kaibab Trail ©
South Kaibab Trail
Inner Canyon ©
Inner Canyon
Yavapai Point ©
Yavapai Point

1
night
South Lake Tahoe

South Lake Tahoe ©
High in the Sierra Nevada mountains on the shore of one of America’s most scenic lakes, South Lake Tahoe captures the spirit of the outdoors and serves as a hub for tourism activities surrounding the lake.
On the 6th (Thu), enjoy the sand and surf at Lakeside Beach, then admire the majestic nature at Van Sickle Bi-State Park, and then indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area.

To see photos, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, use the South Lake Tahoe tour planning tool .

You can drive from Grand Canyon National Park to South Lake Tahoe in 12 hours. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 1 hour. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in June: highs in South Lake Tahoe hover around 29°C, while lows dip to 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) early enough to go by car to San Francisco.

Things to do in South Lake Tahoe

Parks Nature Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Van Sickle Bi-State Park ©
Van Sickle Bi-State Park

4
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Take a break from the city and head to Alcatraz Island and Muir Woods National Monument. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Twin Peaks and City Lights Booksellers. There's much more to do: take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, shop like a local with Union Square, snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, and buy something for everyone on your list at Ferry Building Marketplace.

For reviews, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, use the San Francisco trip planner .

You can drive from South Lake Tahoe to San Francisco in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of bus, flight, and train. When traveling from South Lake Tahoe in June, plan for slightly colder days in San Francisco, with highs around 25°C, while nights are somewhat warmer with lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Neighborhoods Shopping Nature

Side Trip

Muir Woods National Monument
Highlights from your plan
Muir Woods National Monument ©
Muir Woods National Monument
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge

2
nights
Yosemite National Park

Yosemite National Park ©
Massive granite mountains, towering waterfalls, groves of Giant Sequoia trees, and wilderness as far as the eye can see distinguish the landscape of Yosemite National Park.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Mon): admire the sheer force of Yosemite Falls, then hike along Yosemite Valley Loop Trail, then contemplate the waterfront views at Cathedral Beach Picnic Area, and finally don't miss a visit to Olmsted Point. On your second day here, explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point, then trek along Panorama Trail, then view the masterpieces at Ansel Adams Gallery, and finally admire the masterpieces at Yosemite Museum Gallery.

To see reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Yosemite National Park road trip planning site .

You can drive from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car; or do a combination of flight and bus. When traveling from San Francisco in June, plan for somewhat warmer days and slightly colder nights in Yosemite National Park: temperatures range from 30°C by day to 7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature
Highlights from your plan
Yosemite Falls ©
Yosemite Falls
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Cathedral Beach Picnic Area ©
Cathedral Beach Picnic Area

4
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.
Times Square and 9/11 Memorial are good opportunities to explore the local culture. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Upper Delaware River and Dingmans Falls. Venture out of the city with trips to Golden Fish Gallery (in Milford), Bushkill Falls (in Bushkill) and Hawk's Nest Highway (in Port Jervis). It doesn't end there: go for a walk through Central Park and hunt for treasures at Chelsea Market.

For photos, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read our New York City trip planning site .

Getting from Yosemite National Park to New York City by combination of car, flight, and bus takes about 11.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is 3 hours. Plan for much hotter nights when traveling from Yosemite National Park in June since evenings lows in New York City dip to 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) early enough to travel to Niagara Falls.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Hawk's Nest Highway, Bushkill Falls, Upper Delaware River, Golden Fish Gallery, Dingmans Falls
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
Bushkill Falls ©
Bushkill Falls
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial

3
nights
Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls ©
The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Niagara Falls and Hidden Valley Animal Adventure. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Genesee Country Village & Museum and Roycroft Campus. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Niagara Falls: Our Lady of Victory Basilica (in Lackawanna) and Vidler's 5 & 10 (in East Aurora). There's still lots to do: explore the fascinating underground world of Cave of the Winds and trek along Niagara Gorge Trail.

Before you visit Niagara Falls, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from New York City to Niagara Falls in 5.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Traveling from New York City in June, Niagara Falls is slightly colder at night with lows of 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) so you can travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

East Aurora, Hidden Valley Animal Adventure, Our Lady of Victory Basilica, Genesee Country Village & Museum
Highlights from your plan
Niagara Falls ©
Niagara Falls
Cave of the Winds ©
Cave of the Winds
Genesee Country Village & Museum ©
Genesee Country Village & 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 19th (Wed), take a stroll through Capitol Hill, then see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Tomb of the Unknowns, and finally appreciate the history behind Vietnam Veterans Memorial. Keep things going the next day: wander the streets of Fell's Point, then look for all kinds of wild species at Loch Raven Reservoir, and then take in the history at Fort McHenry National Monument.

For reviews, photos, ratings, and tourist information, use the Washington DC trip planner.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Niagara Falls to Washington DC takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, flight, and train; or drive. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Niagara Falls in June: high temperatures in Washington DC hover around 35°C and lows are around 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Washington DC

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums

Side Trips

Baltimore, Loch Raven Reservoir, The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, Old Town
Highlights from your plan
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier ©
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
Old Town ©
Old Town

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