32 days in United States Itinerary

32 days in United States Itinerary

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Train to London Heathrow, Fly to New York City
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New York City
— 4 nights
Fly
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Washington DC
— 4 nights
Fly
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Chicago
— 1 night
Fly
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Yellowstone National Park
— 5 nights
Drive
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Grand Teton National Park
— 2 nights
Fly to Flagstaff, Bus to Grand Canyon National Park
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Grand Canyon National Park
— 3 nights
Drive
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Las Vegas
— 1 night
Fly
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Los Angeles
— 2 nights
Drive
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Yosemite National Park
— 4 nights
Drive
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San Francisco
— 3 nights
Fly
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Seattle
— 2 nights
Fly to London Heathrow, Train to Exeter

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New York City — 4 nights

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 sightseeing, museums, and nightlife. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: go for a walk through Central Park, admire the striking features of Grand Central Terminal, get a new perspective on nature at American Museum of Natural History, and contemplate the long history of 9/11 Memorial.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our New York City journey planning website.

Exeter, UK to New York City is an approximately 13.5-hour combination of train and flight. You can also fly. You'll gain 5 hours traveling from Exeter to New York City due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in September, and nighttime lows around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) so you can fly to Washington DC.
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Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods

Washington DC — 4 nights

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 sightseeing, museums, and historic sites. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at National Zoological Park, ponder the world of politics at White House, and admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art.

For more things to do, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Washington DC trip itinerary app.

You can fly from New York City to Washington DC in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. September in Washington DC sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 21°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) early enough to fly to Chicago.
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Museums · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Historic Sites

Chicago — 1 night

A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sun): enjoy breathtaking views from Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower, explore the world behind art at The Art Institute of Chicago, then stroll around Millennium Park, and finally get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Shedd Aquarium.

For where to stay, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Chicago tour itinerary maker.

Traveling by flight from Washington DC to Chicago takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. The time zone difference when traveling from Washington DC to Chicago is minus 1 hour. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in September, and nighttime lows around 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) so you can catch the flight to Yellowstone National Park.
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Parks · Museums · Zoos & Aquariums

Yellowstone National Park — 5 nights

An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
Yellowstone National Park is known for nature, wildlife, and sightseeing. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, take in the dramatic natural features at Lower Geyser Basin, witness a stunning natural landmark at Black Sand Basin, and look for all kinds of wild species at Hayden Valley.

For traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Yellowstone National Park trip planner.

You can fly from Chicago to Yellowstone National Park in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train, taxi, bus, and car. Traveling from Chicago to Yellowstone National Park, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Chicago in September, you will find days in Yellowstone National Park are slightly colder (18°C), and nights are cooler (0°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) so you can drive to Grand Teton National Park.
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Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Historic Sites

Grand Teton National Park — 2 nights

The peaks of Grand Teton National Park aren't the highest in the world, but they sit atop what might be nature's archetypes for mountains.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sat): identify plant and animal life at Grand Teton. Keep things going the next day: take a memorable drive along 42-mile Scenic Loop Drive and then trek along Cascade Canyon Trail.

For where to stay, maps, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Grand Teton National Park travel route builder app.

Getting from Yellowstone National Park to Grand Teton National Park by car takes about 1.5 hours. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park in September, expect nights in Grand Teton National Park to be about the same, around 3°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.
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Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Outdoors

Grand Canyon National Park — 3 nights

The size, shape, and color of Grand Canyon National Park combine to leave an impression on visitors as deep as the canyon itself.
Grand Canyon National Park is known for nature, sightseeing, and trails. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim, get great views at Lipan Point, hike along South Kaibab Trail, and stroll through Rim Trail.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Grand Canyon National Park road trip planning site.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Grand Teton National Park to Grand Canyon National Park takes 9 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. When traveling from Grand Teton National Park in September, plan for somewhat warmer days in Grand Canyon National Park, with highs around 28°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Las Vegas.
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Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature

Las Vegas — 1 night

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 21st (Thu): get to know the fascinating history of The Strip, then admire the natural beauty at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, then make a trip to Fountains of Bellagio, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Eiffel Tower Viewing Deck.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Las Vegas trip planner.

You can drive from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas in 5 hours. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in September, you will find days in Las Vegas are a bit warmer (39°C), and nights are much hotter (25°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Thu) so you can fly to Los Angeles.
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Historic Sites · Shopping · Neighborhoods · Parks

Los Angeles — 2 nights

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 22nd (Fri): get in on the family fun at Disneyland Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: find something for the whole family at Universal Studios Hollywood.

To find other places to visit, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read Los Angeles trip planner.

You can fly from Las Vegas to Los Angeles in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Las Vegas in September: high temperatures in Los Angeles hover around 34°C and lows are around 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) to allow time to travel to Yosemite National Park.
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Yosemite National Park — 4 nights

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.
Spend the 26th (Tue) among the memorable landscape of Half Dome. The adventure continues: take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier Point, make a trip to Olmsted Point, trek along North Dome, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Tuolumne Meadows.

To find other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Yosemite National Park day trip tool.

Traveling by car from Los Angeles to Yosemite National Park takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. When traveling from Los Angeles in September, plan for little chillier days in Yosemite National Park, with highs around 27°C, while nights are much colder with lows around 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) to allow time to travel to San Francisco.
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Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

San Francisco — 3 nights

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
San Francisco is known for sightseeing, nature, and parks. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, visit Chinatown, step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island, and admire the natural beauty at Japanese Tea Garden.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, use the San Francisco trip itinerary builder site.

Drive from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco in 4 hours. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in September, San Francisco is a bit warmer at night with lows of 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) so you can fly to Seattle.
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Parks · Neighborhoods · Childrens Museums · Museums

Seattle — 2 nights

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.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sun): see the interesting displays at The Museum of Flight, take in panoramic vistas at Space Needle, then explore the world behind art at Chihuly Garden and Glass, and finally look for gifts at Elliott Bay Book Company.

To find maps, photos, and other tourist information, use the Seattle day trip planning tool.

Fly from San Francisco to Seattle in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Seattle are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) so you can travel back home.
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Museums · Shopping

United States travel guide

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Specialty Museums · Historic Sites · Nightlife
More than the country of car-packed streets seen in TV shows and movies, the United States of America is a complex and diverse home to over 300 million people living in a wide range of landscapes and climates. From its big-city skyscrapers to its sprawling natural parks, the country's ''melting pot'' combines many ethnic groups that share a strong sense of national identity despite their cultural differences. A country of road trips and big blue skies, the United States harbors orderly cities filled with restaurants, parks, museums, and innumerable sightseeing opportunities, as well as pristine natural areas perfect for a holiday in the great outdoors. To see as much as you can of this diverse land quickly, drive over some of the more than 6 million km (4 million mi) of highways leading through deserts, mountain peaks, fertile fields, and giant urban centers.
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