32 days in United States Itinerary

32 days in United States Itinerary

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32 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Melbourne
Fly:  20​h 15​min
1
San Francisco
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
3
Anaheim
— 4 nights
Train + Fly:  8​h 30​min
4
Tampa
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
5
Washington DC
— 3 nights
Train:  1​h 45​min
6
Philadelphia
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
7
Boston
— 4 nights
Fly + Bus:  3​h 15​min
8
New York City
— 6 nights
Bus + Fly:  27​h
End: Melbourne

4
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
You'll explore and learn at Exploratorium and Musee Mecanique. Head to City Lights Booksellers & Publishers and Ferry Plaza Farmers Marketfor plenty of shopping. Next up on the itinerary: head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, buy something for everyone on your list at Ferry Building Marketplace, engage your brain at California Academy of Sciences, and take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge.

Make your San Francisco itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Melbourne, Australia to San Francisco is an approximately 20.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight. The time zone changes from Australian Eastern Standard Time (Victoria) (AEST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -18 hour difference. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Melbourne in August; daily highs in San Francisco reach 26°C and lows reach 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in San Francisco

Museums Shopping Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium

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.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Wed): examine the collection at The Mob Museum and then take in the dramatic natural features at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area. On the next day, get a taste of the local shopping with The Strip, admire the natural beauty at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, then admire the local landmark of Bellagio Fountains, and finally examine the collection at The Neon Museum.

To see photos, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Las Vegas trip builder .

Getting from San Francisco to Las Vegas by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and bus. When traveling from San Francisco in August, plan for much warmer days and somewhat warmer nights in Las Vegas: temperatures range from 45°C by day to 30°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can travel to Anaheim.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Shopping Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
The Strip ©
The Strip
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum
The Neon Museum ©
The Neon Museum

4
nights
Anaheim

Anaheim ©
Anaheim's major attractions are its world-famous Disney entertainment complex, sports teams, and convention center.
Santa Monica Pier and Ronald Reagan Presidential Library are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Shop till you drop at Bergamot Station and Third Street Promenade. Venture out of the city with trips to Two Rodeo (in Beverly Hills) and Norton Simon Museum (in Pasadena). Have a day of magic on the 26th (Sun) at Disneyland Park. Have a day of magic on the 27th (Mon) at Disney California Adventure Park.

To find photos, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Anaheim trip site .

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Las Vegas to Anaheim takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Las Vegas in August, with highs in Anaheim at 36°C and lows at 23°C. You will leave for Tampa on the 28th (Tue).

Things to do in Anaheim

Theme Parks Shopping Museums

Side Trips

Santa Monica, Ronald Reagan Presidential Library and Museum, Two Rodeo Drive, Norton Simon Museum
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Norton Simon Museum ©
Norton Simon Museum
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier

3
nights
Tampa

Tampa ©
Tampa ranks among the country's most livable cities, attracting newcomers with its growing economy and status as a major port on the Gulf of Mexico.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Wed): steep yourself in history at Philippe Park, then look for gifts at John's Pass Village and Boardwalk, and then examine the collection at The Dalí Museum. On the 30th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get in on the family fun at Busch Gardens Tampa Bay.

To find where to stay, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Tampa trip planner .

Getting from Anaheim to Tampa by combination of bus and flight takes about 8.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time is 3 hours. Traveling from Anaheim in August, plan for a bit warmer nights in Tampa, with lows around 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) to allow time to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Tampa

Theme Parks Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

John's Pass Village & Boardwalk, Philippe Park, The Dali Museum
Highlights from your plan
Busch Gardens Tampa Bay ©
Busch Gardens Tampa Bay
Philippe Park ©
Philippe Park
The Dali Museum ©
The Dali Museum

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.
Let the collections at National Gallery of Art and Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History capture your imagination. Head to Takoma Park Farmers Market and Eastern Marketfor some retail therapy. And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Washington National Cathedral, gain insight at Georgetown University, and stop by Politics & Prose Bookstore.

For where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Washington DC trip itinerary planning site .

Fly from Tampa to Washington DC in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Tampa in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Washington DC, with lows of 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) to allow enough time to take a train to Philadelphia.

Things to do in Washington DC

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Arlington, Takoma Park Farmers Market
Highlights from your plan
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier ©
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum

2
nights
Philadelphia

Philadelphia ©
Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
Popular historic sites such as Independence Hall and Liberty Bell Center are in your itinerary. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Valley Forge National Historical Park and Philadelphia Museum of Art. Take a break from Philadelphia with a short trip to Longwood Gardens in Kennett Square, about 52 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: browse the eclectic array of goods at Reading Terminal Market, take an in-depth tour of Eastern State Penitentiary, explore the world behind art at Barnes Foundation, and engage your brain at The Franklin Institute.

To see photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Philadelphia trip builder tool .

Traveling by train from Washington DC to Philadelphia takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In September in Philadelphia, expect temperatures between 31°C during the day and 20°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Boston.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Valley Forge National Historical Park, Longwood Gardens
Highlights from your plan
Barnes Foundation ©
Barnes Foundation
Valley Forge National Historical Park ©
Eastern State Penitentiary ©
Eastern State Penitentiary

4
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.
Shop till you drop at Brookline Booksmith and Faneuil Hall Marketplace. Appreciate the collections at Museum of Fine Arts and John F. Kennedy Presidential Museum & Library. There's still lots to do: appreciate the extensive heritage of Freedom Trail, catch a live event at TD Garden, make a trip to Louisburg Square, and shop like a local with Newbury Street.

For reviews, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Boston tour planning app .

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Philadelphia to Boston takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Traveling from Philadelphia in September, you will find days in Boston are little chillier (27°C), and nights are about the same (17°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) so you can travel to New York City.

Things to do in Boston

Shopping Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Brookline Booksmith, Harvard Book Store
Highlights from your plan
Faneuil Hall Marketplace ©
Faneuil Hall Marketplace
Museum of Fine Arts ©
Museum of Fine Arts

6
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.
Shop till you drop at Fifth Avenue and Shopping Girlfriend NYC. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like The Metropolitan Museum of Art and American Museum of Natural History. And it doesn't end there: go for a walk through Central Park, admire the masterpieces at The Museum of Modern Art, appreciate the history behind 9/11 Memorial, and examine the collection at New York Public Library.

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

Do a combination of bus and flight from Boston to New York City in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Boston in September, New York City is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Shopping Parks
Highlights from your plan
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
Ellis Island ©
Ellis Island

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