30 days in United States Itinerary

30 days in United States Itinerary

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30 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Inverness
Fly:  14​h
1
Chicago
— 3 nights
Fly + bus:  10​h 15​min
2
Grand Canyon National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
3
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h
4
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h
5
Yosemite National Park
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  4​h 15​min
6
Los Angeles
— 3 nights
Fly:  7​h
7
Miami
— 1 day
Fly:  4​h 30​min
8
Washington DC
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
9
New York City
— 5 nights
Fly:  13​h
End: Inverness


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3
nights
Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Change things up with a short trip to Bengtson's Pumpkin Farm in Homer Glen (about 42 minutes away). There's still lots to do: admire the masterpieces at The Art Institute of Chicago, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Lincoln Park Zoo, appreciate the extensive heritage of Millennium Park, and ponder the design of Buckingham Fountain.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Chicago online holiday maker .

Inverness, UK to Chicago is an approximately 14-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Central Standard Time is minus 6 hours. In November, plan for daily highs up to 11°C, and evening lows to 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Mon) early enough to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Bengtson's Pumpkin Fest
Highlights from your plan
The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
Museum of Science and Industry ©
Museum of Science and Industry
Wrigley Field ©
Wrigley Field

3
nights
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.
On the 6th (Wed), hike the day away at Bright Angel Trail. Spend the 8th (Fri) exploring nature at Grand Canyon National Park. Next up on the itinerary: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim, get great views at Yaki Point, trek along Rim Trail, and admire the landmark architecture of Lookout Studio.

To see ratings, maps, photos, and tourist information, read Grand Canyon National Park online trip builder .

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Chicago to Grand Canyon National Park takes 10.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, shuttle, and bus; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Chicago to Grand Canyon National Park is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Chicago in November, Grand Canyon National Park is a bit cooler at night with lows of -6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail

3
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.
Go for a jaunt from Las Vegas to Boulder City to see Hoover Dam about 50 minutes away. There's much more to do: admire the local landmark of Bellagio Fountains, enjoy breathtaking views from Eiffel Tower Experience at Paris Las Vegas, see the interesting displays at The Mob Museum, and explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area.

To find reviews, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read Las Vegas route maker tool .

You can do a combination of flight and car from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a shuttle. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in November: highs in Las Vegas hover around 23°C, while lows dip to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Shopping Nature

Side Trip

Hoover Dam
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
The Strip ©
The Strip

3
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
San Francisco is known for nature, museums, parks, nightlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, take in nature's colorful creations at Japanese Tea Garden, explore and take pictures at Alcatraz Island, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Filbert Steps.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read San Francisco trip itinerary planning tool .

Getting from Las Vegas to San Francisco by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and subway; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in November, and nighttime lows around 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

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

3
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.
Yosemite National Park is known for nature, trails, scenic drive, museums, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point, admire the sheer force of Vernal Fall, hike along May Lake Trailhead, and take some stellar pictures from Tunnel View.

To find traveler tips, maps, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Yosemite National Park journey planning site .

You can drive from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park in 4 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of subway, flight, bus, and taxi. Traveling from San Francisco in November, you will find days in Yosemite National Park are a bit cooler (14°C), and nights are colder (-8°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Tuolumne Meadows ©
Tuolumne Meadows
Sentinel Dome ©
Sentinel Dome

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.
Step out of Los Angeles with an excursion to Disneyland Park in Anaheim--about 30 minutes away. Pack the 20th (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at The Getty Center, immerse yourself in nature at Topanga State Park, and partake in some friendly competition at Fantastic Race.

To find where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Los Angeles trip itinerary maker .

Traveling by combination of car and flight from Yosemite National Park to Los Angeles takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi, bus, and flight. In November, Los Angeles is much warmer than Yosemite National Park - with highs of 28°C and lows of 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Miami.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Parks Nature

Side Trip

Disneyland Park
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center

1
day
Miami

Miami ©
Florida’s mecca of fun in the sun, the lively tropical metropolis of Miami is one of the world’s top vacation spots.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Thu): take in nature's colorful creations at Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden, enjoy some diversion at Lock & Load Miami, and then kick back and relax at South Beach.

To find more things to do, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Miami online trip maker .

Fly from Los Angeles to Miami in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is 3 hours. Traveling from Los Angeles in November, expect Miami to be somewhat warmer, temps between 32°C and 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) early enough to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Miami

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden, South Beach
Highlights from your plan
Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden ©
Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden
South Beach ©
South Beach

3
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.
Washington DC is known for museums, historic sites, nightlife, zoos & aquariums, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Art, tour the pleasant surroundings at National Zoological Park, learn more about the world around you at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, and appreciate the history behind Vietnam Veterans Memorial.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Washington DC trip itinerary maker tool .

Traveling by flight from Miami to Washington DC takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Prepare for much colder weather when traveling from Miami in November: high temperatures in Washington DC hover around 17°C and lows are around 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum ©

5
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.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, shopping, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire all the interesting features of Central Park, appreciate the history behind Statue of Liberty National Monument, explore the world behind art at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, and make a trip to Grand Central Terminal.

To find ratings, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, you can read our New York City online tour planner .

You can fly from Washington DC to New York City in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 16°C in November, and nighttime lows around 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

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