30 days in United States Itinerary

30 days in United States Itinerary

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Start: Brisbane
Fly:  22 h 30 min
1
New York City
— 2 nights
Drive:  30 min
2
Brooklyn
— Few hours
+2
Subway + Train + Fly:  5 h
3
Orlando
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
4
New Orleans
— 2 nights
Fly + Bus:  4 h 15 min
5
Nashville
— 2 nights
Fly:  5 h
6
San Antonio
— 7 nights
Fly + Bus:  9 h 30 min
7
Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h 30 min
8
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 15 min
9
San Diego
— 3 nights
Fly:  3 h 30 min
10
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Fly:  15 h 45 min
End: Brisbane

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.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Sat): pause for some photo ops at 9/11 Memorial and then stroll around Central Park. Keep things going the next day: appreciate the history behind Statue of Liberty National Monument and then browse the exhibits of The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the New York City trip website.

Brisbane, Australia to New York City is an approximately 23- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight, train, and subway. You'll gain 15 hours traveling from Brisbane to New York City due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Brisbane in October, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in New York City: temperatures range from 24°C by day to 16°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Brooklyn.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial

few
hours
Brooklyn

Brooklyn
Though it may be less popular or touristy than its big brother Manhattan, Brooklyn boasts of one of the largest and hippest art districts in the United States.
For other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, use the Brooklyn trip itinerary website.

Brooklyn is just a short distance from New York City. October in Brooklyn sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 16°C at night. On the 18th (Sun), you're off to Orlando.

Things to do in Brooklyn

Parks Nightlife Outdoors

3
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 inner history buff will appreciate Stetson Mansion and St. Barnabas Episcopal Church. Kids will appreciate attractions like Walt Disney World Resort and Happily Ever After Fireworks. Change things up with these side-trips from Orlando: Merritt Island (Space Shuttle Atlantis & NASA Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex). The adventure continues: get in on the family fun at Disney's Animal Kingdom, try out the rides at Disney’s Hollywood Studios, make an unforgettable trip to Avatar Flight of Passage, and admire the masterpieces at Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art.

To see more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Orlando trip planner.

Do a combination of subway, train, and flight from Brooklyn to Orlando in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from Brooklyn in October, things will get somewhat warmer in Orlando: highs are around 34°C and lows about 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) so you can travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trips

DeLand, Merritt Island, Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art
Highlights from your plan
Happily Ever After Fireworks ©
Happily Ever After Fireworks
Walt Disney World Resort ©
Walt Disney World Resort
Stetson Mansion ©
Stetson Mansion

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.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): brush up on your military savvy at The National WWII Museum, then admire the striking features of St. Louis Cathedral, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of French Quarter. On your second day here, appreciate the extensive heritage of Our Sacred Stories, appreciate the extensive heritage of Jackson Square, then see the interesting displays at Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium, and finally wander the streets of Garden District.

To see maps, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read New Orleans day trip planning site.

Fly from Orlando to New Orleans in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central Standard Time (CST) is minus 1 hour. When traveling from Orlando in October, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in New Orleans: temperatures range from 22°C by day to 22°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Nashville.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Our Sacred Stories ©
Our Sacred Stories
Garden District ©
Garden District
St. Louis Cathedral ©
St. Louis Cathedral

2
nights
Nashville

Nashville ©
Known as the capital of country music, the thriving city of Nashville combines old-world southern charm with a progressive urban flair.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Sun): examine the collection at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, then witness the site of a historic battle at Lotz House Museum, then steep yourself in history at Belle Meade Plantation, and finally see the interesting displays at The Johnny Cash Museum & Cafe.

For maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Nashville journey planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from New Orleans to Nashville takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from New Orleans in October, you will find days in Nashville are somewhat warmer (28°C), and nights are slightly colder (13°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) to allow time to travel to San Antonio.

Things to do in Nashville

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Lotz House Museum
Highlights from your plan
Lotz House Museum ©
Lotz House Museum
Belle Meade Plantation ©
Belle Meade Plantation
Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum ©
Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum

7
nights
San Antonio

San Antonio ©
As the state’s second largest city, San Antonio embodies Texas’ rich cultural heritage while maintaining the Old West charm of an oil town.
Get a sense of the local culture at The Alamo and Mission San Jose. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Mission Concepcion and Texas State Capitol. Get out of town with these interesting San Antonio side-trips: Austin (Austin Visitor Center, LBJ Presidential Library, &more) and National Museum of the Pacific War (in Fredericksburg). There's still lots to do: steep yourself in history at King William Historic District, explore the galleries of The Guenther House Museum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at San Fernando De Bexar Cathedral, and appreciate the extensive heritage of La Villita Historic Arts Village.

To find reviews, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read our San Antonio road trip site.

You can fly from Nashville to San Antonio in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Nashville in October; daily highs in San Antonio reach 36°C and lows reach 20°C. You'll have a few hours on the 2nd (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in San Antonio

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Austin, National Museum of the Pacific War
Highlights from your plan
National Museum of the Pacific War ©
National Museum of the Pacific War
The Alamo ©
The Alamo
Mission San Jose ©
Mission San Jose

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Tue): get curious at Yavapai Geology Museum, then admire the landmark architecture of Grand Canyon Railway Depot, and then trek along Bright Angel Trail.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Grand Canyon National Park sightseeing website.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from San Antonio to Grand Canyon National Park in 9.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from San Antonio to Grand Canyon National Park. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from San Antonio in November: high temperatures in Grand Canyon National Park hover around 14°C and lows are around -6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Trails Outdoors Parks
Highlights from your plan
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail
Yavapai Geology Museum ©
Yavapai Geology Museum
Grand Canyon Railway Depot ©
Grand Canyon Railway Depot

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 4th (Wed): shop like a local with The Strip, take in nature's colorful creations at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, then ponder the design of Fountains of Bellagio, and finally examine the collection at The Neon Museum. On the 5th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the striking landscape of Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, have some family-friendly fun at Sin City Smash, and then see the interesting displays at The Mob Museum.

To see photos, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, use the Las Vegas road trip site.

Traveling by car from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and bus; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in November, you will find days in Las Vegas are somewhat warmer (23°C), and nights are warmer (9°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) to allow time to travel to San Diego.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Historic Sites Shopping Parks
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
The Strip ©
The Strip
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum

3
nights
San Diego

San Diego ©
Divided into neighborhoods with distinct characters and cultural heritages, San Diego sits just north of the Mexican border and offers visitors a blend of tourist attractions, including a lively nightlife, diverse cuisine, and a thriving musical scene.
Get some cultural insight at USS Midway Museum and Fort Rosecrans Cemetery. Family-friendly places like San Diego Zoo and SeaWorld San Diego will thrill your kids. There's much more to do: take a tour of Maritime Museum of San Diego, take in the waterfront at Embarcadero, admire the landmark architecture of Marston House Museum, and contemplate the long history of Gaslamp Museum at the Davis-Horton House.

For ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the San Diego road trip site.

You can fly from Las Vegas to San Diego in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Las Vegas in November, San Diego is a bit warmer at night with lows of 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) to allow time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in San Diego

Zoos & Aquariums Parks Museums
Highlights from your plan
San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
SeaWorld San Diego ©
SeaWorld San Diego
Maritime Museum of San Diego ©
Maritime Museum of San Diego

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nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Get some historical perspective at Alcatraz Island and Filbert Street Stairs. Family-friendly places like Exploratorium and The Gregangelo Museum will thrill your kids. Next up on the itinerary: snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, examine the collection at SS Jeremiah O'Brien, get curious at California Academy of Sciences, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Ignatius Church.

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Fly from San Diego to San Francisco in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from San Diego in November; daily highs in San Francisco reach 20°C and lows reach 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Museums Childrens Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium

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