31 days in United States Itinerary

31 days in United States Itinerary

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31 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Pune
Fly:  20​h 45​min
1
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h
2
Yosemite National Park
— 4 nights
bus + Fly:  10​h
3
Seattle
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h
4
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
5
Grand Canyon National Park
— 4 nights
+2
bus + Fly + Drive:  10​h 30​min
6
Yellowstone National Park
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  6​h 45​min
7
Chicago
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 45​min
8
Washington DC
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
9
New York City
— 4 nights
bus + Fly:  19​h
End: Pune

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: step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island, snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, take in nature's colorful creations at Japanese Tea Garden, and stroll through Golden Gate Park.

To see where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read San Francisco road trip planning site .

Pune, India to San Francisco is an approximately 21-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of train and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Pune to San Francisco is minus 13 hours. In October in San Francisco, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 15°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) so you can go by car to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

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

4
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: take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier Point, admire the sheer force of Vernal Fall, take a memorable drive along Tioga Pass, and trek along Lembert Dome.

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

Drive from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of subway, flight, bus, and taxi. When traveling from San Francisco in October, plan for a bit cooler days in Yosemite National Park, with highs around 22°C, while nights are much colder with lows around -2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to travel to Seattle.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

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

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.
On the 9th (Tue), see the interesting displays at The Museum of Flight, take a stroll through Pike Place Market, then admire the masterpieces at Chihuly Garden and Glass, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Space Needle. On your second day here, admire the masterpieces at Seattle Art Museum, take in the waterfront at Hiram M. Chittenden Locks, and then meet the residents at Seattle Aquarium.

To see reviews, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Seattle holiday planner.

You can do a combination of taxi, bus, and flight from Yosemite National Park to Seattle in 10 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, bus, and train; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in October, Seattle is much hotter at night with lows of 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Seattle

Museums Parks Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Space Needle ©
Space Needle
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market

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.
Change things up with a short trip to Hoover Dam in Boulder City (about 50 minutes away). Next up on the itinerary: admire the local landmark of Bellagio Fountains, examine the collection at The Mob Museum, explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, and enjoy breathtaking views from Eiffel Tower Experience at Paris Las Vegas.

To find photos, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Las Vegas day trip app .

You can fly from Seattle to Las Vegas in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In October, Las Vegas is somewhat warmer than Seattle - with highs of 32°C and lows of 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

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

4
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 15th (Mon), hike the day away at Bright Angel Trail. The adventure continues: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim, trek along North Kaibab Trail, get great views at Mather Point, and stroll through Rim Trail.

To find maps, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Grand Canyon National Park online tour itinerary planner .

Do a combination of car and flight from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is 1 hour. Traveling from Las Vegas in October, expect nights in Grand Canyon National Park to be cooler, around 0°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) so you can travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

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

3
nights
Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone National Park ©
An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
On the 19th (Fri), dedicate a day to the elevated beauty of Mount Washburn. There's much more to do: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, witness a stunning natural landmark at Grand Prismatic Spring, take some stellar pictures from Observation Point Trail, and take a memorable drive along Virginia Cascade Drive.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read Yellowstone National Park travel route planning app .

Traveling by combination of bus, flight, and car from Grand Canyon National Park to Yellowstone National Park takes 10.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, flight, and taxi; or take a bus. In October, Yellowstone National Park is slightly colder than Grand Canyon National Park - with highs of 9°C and lows of -4°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) so you can travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Mount Washburn ©
Mount Washburn
Hayden Valley ©
Hayden Valley

1
night
Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
On the 22nd (Mon), explore and take pictures at Wrigley Field, appreciate the extensive heritage of Millennium Park, then explore the world behind art at The Art Institute of Chicago, and finally ponder the design of Buckingham Fountain. Here are some ideas for day two: meet the residents at Shedd Aquarium, get curious at Museum of Science and Industry, and then take in panoramic vistas at Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower.

To see maps, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Chicago vacation builder website .

Traveling by combination of car and flight from Yellowstone National Park to Chicago takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, shuttle, and flight; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Yellowstone National Park to Chicago is 1 hour. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park in October, expect nights in Chicago to be much warmer, around 11°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) so you can travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums Childrens Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
Wrigley Field ©
Wrigley Field
Museum of Science and Industry ©
Museum of Science and Industry

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, ponder the world of politics at White House, see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Washington National Cathedral.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Washington DC driving holiday planner .

Fly from Chicago to Washington DC in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Chicago in October: highs in Washington DC hover around 25°C, while lows dip to 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) to allow time to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Washington DC

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

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.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, shopping, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Central Park, admire the landmark architecture of Empire State Building, learn more about the world around you at American Museum of Natural History, and take in panoramic vistas at Top of the Rock.

For reviews, photos, maps, and tourist information, use the New York City sightseeing planning app .

Fly from Washington DC to New York City in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. In October, daytime highs in New York City are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Tue) so you can 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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