31 days in United States Itinerary

31 days in United States Itinerary

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31 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Manchester
Fly + Bus:  11​h
1
New York City
— 6 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
2
Miami
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h 30​min
3
San Antonio
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h
4
San Diego
— Few hours
Drive:  2​h 15​min
5
Los Angeles
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 30​min
6
Las Vegas
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 30​min
7
Grand Canyon National Park
— 3 nights
+2
Bus + Fly + Bus:  13​h
8
Yosemite National Park
— 5 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
9
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
10
Portland
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h
11
Seattle
— 1 night
Fly:  6​h 30​min
12
Chicago
— 2 nights
Fly + Bus:  4​h 30​min
13
Niagara Falls
— 1 night
Bus + Fly:  4​h 15​min
14
Washington DC
— 3 nights
Train:  1​h 45​min
15
Philadelphia
— Few hours
Fly:  10​h 30​min
End: Manchester

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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: go for a walk through Central Park, admire the striking features of Rockefeller Center, enjoy breathtaking views from Empire State Building, and don't miss a visit to The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

For traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, go to the New York City itinerary maker.

Manchester, UK to New York City is an approximately 11-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is minus 5 hours. Traveling from Manchester in August, expect New York City to be a bit warmer, temps between 34°C and 26°C. On the 7th (Tue), you'll travel to Miami.

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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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.
To find where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Miami trip builder.

You can do a combination of bus, flight, and tram from New York City to Miami in 5.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from New York City in August; daily highs in Miami reach 38°C and lows reach 30°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) early enough to travel to San Antonio.

Things to do in Miami

Historic Sites Parks Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Lincoln Road
Highlights from your plan
Lincoln Road ©
Lincoln Road

1
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Wed): find something for the whole family at SeaWorld San Antonio.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our San Antonio itinerary builder.

Getting from Miami to San Antonio by combination of tram and flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central Standard Time (CST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Miami in August, you will find days in San Antonio are a bit warmer (44°C), and nights are about the same (28°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to travel to San Diego.

Things to do in San Antonio

Theme Parks
Highlights from your plan
SeaWorld ©
SeaWorld

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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.
To find photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the San Diego trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by flight from San Antonio to San Diego takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 2 hours. When traveling from San Antonio in August, plan for colder days in San Diego, with highs around 30°C, while nights are little chillier with lows around 23°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can go by car to Los Angeles.
Highlights from your plan
Cabrillo National Monument ©
Cabrillo National Monument

1
night
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 10th (Fri), appreciate the extensive heritage of Santa Monica Pier, see the interesting displays at Getty Center The Publications, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Hollywood Walk of Fame.

To see other places to visit, photos, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles holiday planner.

Traveling by car from San Diego to Los Angeles takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from San Diego in August, you will find days in Los Angeles are somewhat warmer (34°C), and nights are about the same (22°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Santa Monica Pier
Highlights from your plan
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier
Hollywood Walk of Fame ©
Hollywood Walk of Fame

1
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sat): try your luck at Paris Las Vegas, try your luck at Bellagio Hotel and Casino, then admire the local landmark of Bellagio Fountains, and finally admire the natural beauty at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens.

To see photos, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Las Vegas custom trip planner.

Traveling by combination of train and flight from Los Angeles to Las Vegas takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Los Angeles in August: high temperatures in Las Vegas hover around 45°C and lows are around 30°C. On the 11th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Fun & Games Casinos Parks
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
Bellagio Hotel and Casino ©
Bellagio Hotel and Casino

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.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Sun): hike along Bright Angel Trail. Here are some ideas for day two: trek along South Kaibab Trail, get great views at Yaki Point, and then take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Grand Canyon National Park vacation builder.

Do a combination of car and flight from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park in 4.5 hours. Traveling from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Las Vegas in August: high temperatures in Grand Canyon National Park hover around 31°C and lows are around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

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

5
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 nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point, tour the pleasant surroundings at Tuolumne Meadows, admire the sheer force of Bridalveil Fall, and admire all the interesting features of Tioga Pass.

To see ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Yosemite National Park trip builder.

You can do a combination of bus, flight, and taxi from Grand Canyon National Park to Yosemite National Park in 13 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, flight, and taxi. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Yosemite National Park. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in August, Yosemite National Park is a bit cooler at night with lows of 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can drive to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

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

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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.
San Francisco is known for nature, museums, parks, nightlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, make a trip to Lombard Street, take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, and have fun and explore at Exploratorium.

For other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read our San Francisco holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of taxi, bus, flight, and subway. When traveling from Yosemite National Park in August, plan for a bit cooler days and somewhat warmer nights in San Francisco: temperatures range from 26°C by day to 17°C at night. On the 22nd (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Portland.

Things to do in San Francisco

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

1
night
Portland

Portland ©
A big city with a small-town feel, Portland is home to the country's biggest rose test garden, perched on a hill overlooking downtown.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): admire the natural beauty at Lan Su Chinese Garden, then look for gifts at Powell's City of Books, then take in nature's colorful creations at International Rose Test Garden, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Portland Japanese Garden.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Portland trip planner.

Traveling by flight from San Francisco to Portland takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. While traveling from San Francisco, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Portland, ranging from highs of 34°C to lows of 18°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) early enough to travel to Seattle.

Things to do in Portland

Parks Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Portland Japanese Garden ©
Portland Japanese Garden
Powell's City of Books ©
Powell's City of Books
International Rose Test Garden ©
International Rose Test Garden

1
night
Seattle

Seattle ©
Nicknamed the "Emerald City" because of its abundant evergreen trees, Seattle is the cultural and business center of the Pacific Northwest, as well as a popular holiday destination.
For traveler tips, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Seattle vacation planner.

You can fly from Portland to Seattle in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. While traveling from Portland, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Seattle, ranging from highs of 30°C to lows of 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Seattle

Museums Shopping Parks
Highlights from your plan
Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Seattle Center ©
Seattle Center

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Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Sat): get to know the fascinating history of Millennium Park, then explore the world behind art at The Art Institute of Chicago, and then admire all the interesting features of Wrigley Field.

For other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Chicago sightseeing planner.

You can fly from Seattle to Chicago in 6.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Seattle to Chicago is 2 hours. Traveling from Seattle in August, Chicago is a bit warmer at night with lows of 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Niagara Falls.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
Wrigley Field ©
Wrigley Field
Millennium Park ©
Millennium Park

1
night
Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls ©
The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S.
For photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Niagara Falls vacation planner.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Chicago to Niagara Falls in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is 1 hour. Traveling from Chicago in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Niagara Falls, with lows of 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) so you can travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Cave of the Winds ©
Cave of the Winds

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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 nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art, ponder the world of politics at The White House, appreciate the history behind Washington Monument, and learn more about the world around you at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History.

For reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Washington DC custom trip planner.

Getting from Niagara Falls to Washington DC by combination of bus and flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Niagara Falls in August: high temperatures in Washington DC hover around 36°C and lows are around 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) to allow enough time to take a train to Philadelphia.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums
Highlights from your plan
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art

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Philadelphia

Philadelphia ©
Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Thu): admire the masterpieces at Philadelphia Museum of Art, then don't miss a visit to Liberty Bell Center, and then get a sense of history and politics at Independence Hall.

To see other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Philadelphia trip itinerary maker.

Take a train from Washington DC to Philadelphia in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in August, and nighttime lows around 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Independence Hall ©
Independence Hall
Liberty Bell Center ©
Liberty Bell Center

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