31 days in United States Itinerary

31 days in United States Itinerary

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Start: Sydney
Fly:  16 h 30 min
1
San Francisco
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
2
Carmel
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 45 min
3
Cambria
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h 15 min
4
Los Angeles
— 1 night
Bus:  4 h 15 min
5
Yosemite National Park
— 4 nights
Fly:  5 h 30 min
6
Denver
— 4 nights
Fly:  6 h
7
Washington DC
— 2 nights
Train:  3 h 15 min
8
New York City
— 4 nights
Fly:  3 h
9
Boston
— 4 nights
Fly:  7 h
10
Las Vegas
— 5 nights
Fly:  20 h
End: Sydney

2
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Alcatraz Island and Fisherman's Wharf. Museum-lovers will appreciate Walt Disney Family Museum and SS Jeremiah O'Brien. Next up on the itinerary: snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, trek along Lands End, get curious at California Academy of Sciences, and examine the collection at Cable Car Museum.

To find maps, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read our San Francisco route planner.

Sydney, Australia to San Francisco is an approximately 17-hour flight. Traveling from Sydney to San Francisco, you'll gain 18 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Sydney in June, expect nights in San Francisco to be about the same, around 15°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Carmel.

Things to do in San Francisco

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Walt Disney Family Museum ©
Walt Disney Family Museum

1
night
Carmel

Carmel ©
Carmel-by-the-Sea, often simply called Carmel, is a city in Monterey County, California, United States, founded in 1902 and incorporated on October 31, 1916. On the 11th (Thu), kick back and relax at Asilomar State Beach, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Carmel River State Beach, and then stroll through Point Lobos.

To see more things to do, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, read Carmel trip maker app.

You can drive from San Francisco to Carmel in 2.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Carmel can reach 23°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Cambria.

Things to do in Carmel

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Asilomar State Beach
Highlights from your plan
Asilomar State Beach ©
Asilomar State Beach
Point Lobos ©
Point Lobos
Carmel River State Beach ©
Carmel River State Beach

1
night
Cambria

Cambria ©
Cambria is a seaside village in San Luis Obispo County, California, United States midway between San Francisco and Los Angeles along California State Route 1 (Highway 1). Start off your visit on the 12th (Fri): explore the historical opulence of Hearst Castle, thenidentify plant and animal life at Friends of the Elephant Seal, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Moonstone Beach.

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

You can drive from Carmel to Cambria in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, train, and taxi; or do a combination of bus and car. Expect much hotter weather when traveling from Carmel in June: highs in Cambria hover around 39°C, while lows dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) early enough to drive to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Cambria

Parks Historic Sites Wildlife

Side Trip

San Simeon
Highlights from your plan
Hearst Castle ©
Hearst Castle
Friends of the Elephant Seal ©
Friends of the Elephant Seal
Moonstone Beach ©
Moonstone Beach

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.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Sat): brush up on your military savvy at Battleship USS Iowa Museum, see the interesting displays at The Getty Center, and then see the interesting displays at Petersen Automotive Museum.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Los Angeles online travel planner.

Getting from Cambria to Los Angeles by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: fly; or do a combination of bus and train. When traveling from Cambria in June, plan for a bit cooler days in Los Angeles, with highs around 30°C, while nights are a bit warmer with lows around 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to take a bus to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums
Highlights from your plan
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Battleship USS Iowa Museum ©
Battleship USS Iowa Museum
Petersen Automotive Museum ©
Petersen Automotive Museum

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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Glacier Point and Vernal Fall. Step out of the city life by going to Yosemite, Tunnel View and Tioga Pass. There's much more to do: hike along Panorama Trail, stroll through Four Mile Trail, explore the striking landscape at Sentinel Dome, and don't miss a visit to Yosemite Village.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Yosemite National Park using our trip planner.

Getting from Los Angeles to Yosemite National Park by bus takes about 12 hours. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Los Angeles in June since evenings lows in Yosemite National Park dip to 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) early enough to travel to Denver.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature
Highlights from your plan
Yosemite, Tunnel View ©
Yosemite, Tunnel View
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Tioga Pass ©
Tioga Pass

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nights
Denver

Denver ©
Aptly nicknamed the "Mile-High City," Denver sits at an altitude of 1,600 m (5,280 ft) above sea level, located right where the Great Plains give way to the Rocky Mountains.
Take a break from the city and head to Mount Evans and Mount Evans Scenic Byway. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Denver Museum of Nature & Science and Denver Union Station. Explore Denver's surroundings by going to Flatirons (in Boulder), Summit Lake Park (in Idaho Springs) and Hotel de Paris Museum (in Georgetown). And it doesn't end there: see Off-Road Tours, steep yourself in history at Molly Brown House Museum, explore and take pictures at Peak to Peak Scenic Byway, and admire the natural beauty at Denver Botanic Gardens.

For maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Denver attractions app.

You can fly from Yosemite National Park to Denver in 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Yosemite National Park to Denver is 1 hour. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Denver, with lows of 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) early enough to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Denver

Outdoors Museums Parks

Side Trips

Estes Park, Flatirons, Summit Lake Park, Hotel de Paris Museum
Highlights from your plan
Flatirons ©
Flatirons
Denver Art Museum ©
Denver Art Museum
Peak to Peak Scenic Byway ©
Peak to Peak Scenic Byway

2
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.
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum and Historic Ships in Baltimore will appeal to museum buffs. National Mall and Smithsonian American Art Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Go for a jaunt from Washington DC to Baltimore to see The Walters Art Museum about 1h 5 min away. The adventure continues: take an in-depth tour of National Museum of African American History and Culture, explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Art, explore the historical opulence of Smithsonian Institution Building, and appreciate the history behind Vietnam Veterans Memorial.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read Washington DC sightseeing planner.

Traveling by flight from Denver to Washington DC takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Denver to Washington DC. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Washington DC when traveling from Denver in June, with lows around 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) to allow time to take a train to New York City.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Baltimore
Highlights from your plan
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum ©
United States Holocaust Memorial 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.
Appreciate the collections at The Metropolitan Museum of Art and New York Public Library. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Greenwich Village and The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA). Next up on the itinerary: pause for some photo ops at 9/11 Memorial, make a trip to Times Square, examine the collection at Ground Zero Museum Workshop, and take a stroll through Dumbo.

To see other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the New York City trip planning website.

Take a train from Washington DC to New York City in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Washington DC in June: highs in New York City hover around 31°C, while lows dip to 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Boston.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Neighborhoods Historic Sites

Side Trip

Brooklyn
Highlights from your plan
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Ground Zero Museum Workshop ©
Ground Zero Museum Workshop
New York Public Library ©
New York Public Library

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nights
Boston

Boston ©
Rich in museums, restaurants, shops, and historical sites, Boston attracts over 16 million visitors each year. New England's largest and most influential city, Boston ranks among the world's major centers of education and culture.
Step off the beaten path and head to Museum of Fine Arts and Hampton Beach State Park. Let the collections at Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum and USS Constitution Museum capture your imagination. Change things up with these side-trips from Boston: Lizzie Borden House (in Fall River), Hancock-Clarke House (in Lexington) and Newport (The Elms & St. Mary's Catholic Church). There's much more to do: contemplate the long history of Strawbery Banke Museum, visit North End, pause for some serene contemplation at Old North Church & Historic Site, and take a stroll through Beacon Hill.

To find traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Boston trip itinerary planning tool.

You can fly from New York City to Boston in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from New York City in June, plan for a bit cooler nights in Boston, with lows around 18°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) so you can travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Boston

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Newport, Lizzie Borden House, Strawbery Banke Museum, Salisbury Beach State Reservation, Hancock-Clarke House
Highlights from your plan
Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum ©
Boston Tea Party Ships & Museum
Lizzie Borden House ©
Lizzie Borden House
Hampton Beach State Park ©
Hampton Beach State Park

5
nights
Las Vegas

Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Waterskiing & Jetskiing and Counts Kustoms. Get some cultural insight at The Mob Museum and Shelby American Inc. Next up on the itinerary: explore the striking landscape of Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, get curious at Bodies The Exhibition, see Off-Road Tours, and see the interesting displays at Pinball Hall of Fame.

To find where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Las Vegas tour planner.

Traveling by flight from Boston to Las Vegas takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -3 hour difference. While traveling from Boston, expect much warmer days and a bit warmer nights in Las Vegas, ranging from highs of 47°C to lows of 32°C. You'll set off for home on the 7th (Tue).

Things to do in Las Vegas

Museums Tours Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Waterskiing & Jetskiing
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area ©
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum