31 days in United States Itinerary

31 days in United States Itinerary

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31 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Brisbane
Fly:  16​h
1
Los Angeles
— Few hours
Fly:  8​h 45​min
2
New York City
— 4 nights
Fly:  9​h
3
Los Angeles
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
4
San Diego
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
5
Palm Springs
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
6
Phoenix
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
7
Flagstaff
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
8
Page
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h
9
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h
10
Palmdale
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 30​min
11
Fresno
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 45​min
12
South Lake Tahoe
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
13
San Francisco
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
14
Monterey
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 30​min
15
Santa Barbara
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
16
Santa Monica
— 2 nights
bus + Fly:  17​h 15​min
End: Brisbane

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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.
To see more things to do, reviews, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Los Angeles trip planner.

Brisbane, Australia to Los Angeles is an approximately 16-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 18 hours traveling from Brisbane to Los Angeles. Traveling from Brisbane in November, Los Angeles is little chillier at night with lows of 15°C. On the 5th (Tue), you're off toNew York City.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Outdoors Parks Tours

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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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Rockefeller Center, The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Central Park, and other attractions. 9/11 Memorial and Fifth Avenue are good opportunities to explore the local culture.

To find maps, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read New York City trip app .

Traveling by flight from Los Angeles to New York City takes 9 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Traveling from Los Angeles to New York City, you'll lose 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Los Angeles in November: high temperatures in New York City hover around 16°C and lows are around 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Neighborhoods

Side Trip

New York Transit Museum
Highlights from your plan
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
Times Square ©
Times Square

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Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©
Your list of things to see and do now includes Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Melrose Avenue, Hollywood Sign, and other attractions. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Griffith Observatory and Hollywood Walk of Fame. Head to The Grove and Amoeba Musicfor plenty of shopping.

To see other places to visit, maps, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Los Angeles journey builder app .

Traveling by flight from New York City to Los Angeles takes 9 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. You'll gain 3 hours traveling from New York City to Los Angeles due to the time zone difference. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from New York City in November: high temperatures in Los Angeles hover around 28°C and lows are around 15°C. You will have some time to spend on the 12th (Tue) before leaving for San Diego.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Shopping Museums
Highlights from your plan
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood
Hollywood Walk of Fame ©
Hollywood Walk of Fame
Los Angeles County Museum of Art ©
Los Angeles County Museum of Art

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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.
You've now added San Diego Zoo to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 12th (Tue): enjoy the sand and surf at La Jolla Cove and then shop like a local with Gaslamp Quarter. On your second day here, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at San Diego Zoo.

For reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, go to the San Diego route app .

You can drive from Los Angeles to San Diego in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in November, and nighttime lows around 16°C. You will have some time to spend on the 14th (Thu) before leaving for Palm Springs.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Shopping
Highlights from your plan
La Jolla Cove ©
La Jolla Cove
Gaslamp Quarter ©
Gaslamp Quarter

2
nights
Palm Springs

Palm Springs
Palm Springs is a desert resort city in Riverside County, California, United States, within the Coachella Valley. For more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Palm Springs trip planner .

You can drive from San Diego to Palm Springs in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from San Diego in November, you will find days in Palm Springs are a bit warmer (30°C), and nights are about the same (15°C). On the 16th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Phoenix.

Things to do in Palm Springs

Museums Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Palm Springs Art Museum
Palm Springs Art Museum
VillageFest ©
VillageFest

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Phoenix

Phoenix
Phoenix is the capital and most populous city of the U.S. To find reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Phoenix online trip maker .

Traveling by flight from Palm Springs to Phoenix takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Palm Springs to Phoenix due to the time zone difference. November in Phoenix sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 15°C at night. On the 18th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Flagstaff.

Things to do in Phoenix

Outdoors Tours Parks

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Flagstaff

Flagstaff ©
Sitting at an elevation of 2,135 m (7,000 ft) and just a short trip from the Grand Canyon and other natural wonders, the city of Flagstaff attracts outdoor enthusiasts from around the world.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Grand Canyon Adventures. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Tue): take a memorable excursion with Grand Canyon Adventures.

For maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Flagstaff trip builder site .

Getting from Phoenix to Flagstaff by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: fly; or take a bus. Plan for cooler temperatures traveling from Phoenix in November, with highs in Flagstaff at 13°C and lows at -4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Page.

Things to do in Flagstaff

Tours Outdoors Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon Adventures ©
Grand Canyon Adventures

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Page

Page ©
Originally little more than a simple camp constructed to house workers who built a nearby dam on the Colorado River, Page is now a popular stop for travelers preparing a trip to Arizona's canyon country.
On the 20th (Wed), explore the stunning scenery at Antelope Canyon and then explore the striking landscape at Horseshoe Bend.

To find maps, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Page trip itinerary planner .

You can drive from Flagstaff to Page in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Flagstaff in November: high temperatures in Page hover around 17°C and lows are around 4°C. On the 21st (Thu), you'll travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Page

Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Antelope Canyon ©
Antelope Canyon
Horseshoe Bend ©
Horseshoe Bend

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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.
Las Vegas is known for nightlife, shopping, casinos, fun & games, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the local landmark of Fountains of Bellagio and tour the pleasant surroundings at Escape Adventures and Las Vegas Cyclery.

To find reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Las Vegas trip builder .

You can drive from Page to Las Vegas in 5 hours. Other options are to take a shuttle; or do a combination of shuttle and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Page to Las Vegas is minus 1 hour. In November, Las Vegas is somewhat warmer than Page - with highs of 23°C and lows of 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) early enough to travel to Palmdale.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Nature Trails
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio

1
night
Palmdale

Palmdale ©
Palmdale is a city in the center of northern Los Angeles County in the U.S. On the 25th (Mon), admire all the interesting features of Bridge To Nowhere, take in the dramatic natural features at Vasquez Rocks Natural Area, and then look for gifts at Charlie Brown Farms.

To find ratings, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Palmdale trip itinerary tool .

Traveling by car from Las Vegas to Palmdale takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. Traveling from Las Vegas in November, Palmdale is little chillier at night with lows of 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Fresno.

Things to do in Palmdale

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trips

Charlie Brown Farms, Bridge To Nowhere, Vasquez Rocks Natural Area
Highlights from your plan
Bridge To Nowhere ©
Bridge To Nowhere
Charlie Brown Farms ©
Charlie Brown Farms

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nights
Fresno

Fresno ©
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Tue): delve into the lush surroundings at Sierra National Forest, then pick up some local products at Bravo Farms, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Johns Cathedral of Fresno.

To find more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Fresno holiday planner.

Drive from Palmdale to Fresno in 3.5 hours. Traveling from Palmdale in November, plan for a bit warmer nights in Fresno, with lows around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to South Lake Tahoe.

Things to do in Fresno

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Bravo Farms, Sierra National Forest
Highlights from your plan
Bravo Farms ©
Bravo Farms
St. Johns Cathedral of Fresno ©
St. Johns Cathedral of Fresno

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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 27th (Wed), get interesting insight from Tours, explore the historical opulence of Vikingsholm, and then stop by Tahoe Fly Fishing Outfitters. Keep things going the next day: steep yourself in history at Tallac Historic Site, then admire the majestic nature at Van Sickle Bi-State Park, and then view the masterpieces at Marcus Ashley Fine Art Gallery.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, use the South Lake Tahoe route builder site .

Getting from Fresno to South Lake Tahoe by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Fresno in November: highs in South Lake Tahoe hover around 13°C, while lows dip to -3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to San Francisco.

Things to do in South Lake Tahoe

Wildlife Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Van Sickle Bi-State Park ©
Van Sickle Bi-State Park
Tallac Historic Site ©
Tallac Historic Site
Vikingsholm ©
Vikingsholm

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night
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
On the 29th (Fri), look for all kinds of wild species at Strawberry Hill, then step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island, then contemplate the long history of SS Jeremiah O'Brien, and finally buy something for everyone on your list at Ferry Building Marketplace. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get curious at Exploratorium, snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Grace Cathedral.

To find reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our San Francisco planner .

Getting from South Lake Tahoe to San Francisco by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of bus, flight, and train. When traveling from South Lake Tahoe in November, plan for a bit warmer days and much warmer nights in San Francisco: temperatures range from 20°C by day to 12°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Monterey.

Things to do in San Francisco

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
SS Jeremiah O'Brien ©
SS Jeremiah O'Brien

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night
Monterey

Monterey ©
Monterey is a city in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 1st (Sun): admire all the interesting features of 17-Mile Drive.

To find maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Monterey journey maker site .

You can drive from San Francisco to Monterey in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of train and bus. In November in Monterey, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 1st (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Santa Barbara.

Things to do in Monterey

Scenic Drive Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
17-Mile Drive ©
17-Mile Drive

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Santa Barbara

Santa Barbara ©
Nestled between the Pacific Ocean and the Santa Ynez Mountains, Santa Barbara is a solid vacation destination with its wide beaches, renowned wineries, and some of California's finest shopping and dining options.
On the 2nd (Mon), admire the majestic nature at Carpinteria State Beach, then steep yourself in history at Old Mission Santa Barbara, then wander the streets of State Street Underpass, and finally take a leisurely stroll along Stearns Wharf.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Santa Barbara trip planner .

You can drive from Monterey to Santa Barbara in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of shuttle and flight. December in Santa Barbara sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 5°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) so you can go by car to Santa Monica.

Things to do in Santa Barbara

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trip

Carpinteria State Beach
Highlights from your plan
Carpinteria State Beach ©
Carpinteria State Beach
Old Mission Santa Barbara ©
Old Mission Santa Barbara
Stearns Wharf ©
Stearns Wharf

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Santa Monica

Santa Monica
A famed resort town since the early 20th century, Santa Monica sits on the picturesque Santa Monica Bay, bordered on three sides by the city of Los Angeles.
To see where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read Santa Monica online road trip planner .

Traveling by car from Santa Barbara to Santa Monica takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Traveling from Santa Barbara in December, expect a bit warmer with lows of 11°C in Santa Monica. You'll set off for Beverly Hills on the 4th (Wed).

Things to do in Santa Monica

Parks Outdoors Tours

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