33 days in United States Itinerary

33 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Houston
— 10 nights
2
San Antonio
— 2 nights
3
Austin
— 2 nights
4
Dallas
— 3 nights
5
Las Vegas
— 6 nights
6
Anaheim
— 2 nights
7
San Diego
— 2 nights
8
Los Angeles
— 2 nights

10
nights
Houston

Houston ©
Although urban sprawl remains synonymous with Houston, most of the city's tourist attractions lie within the relatively small downtown area, surrounded by diverse neighborhoods housing the nation's biggest African-American, Asian-American, and Latino communities.
Museum-lovers will appreciate The Houston Museum of Natural Science and Museum of Fine Arts, Houston. Explore hidden gems such as Houston Museum District and Big Thicket National Preserve. Explore Houston's surroundings by going to Armand Bayou Nature Center (in Pasadena), Crocodile Encounter (in Angleton) and Galveston (Dolphin & Whale Watching & East End Historic District). There's lots more to do: get curious at Cockrell Butterfly Center, identify plant and animal life at Anahuac National Wildlife Refuge, see the interesting displays at National Museum of Funeral History, and take in the dramatic scenery at Water Wall.

To find reviews and tourist information, use the Houston trip maker tool.

Christchurch, New Zealand to Houston is an approximately 22-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Christchurch to Houston is minus 18 hours. Prepare for warmer weather when traveling from Christchurch in October: high temperatures in Houston hover around °C and lows are around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) to allow time to drive to San Antonio.

Things to do in Houston

Museums Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Galveston, Armand Bayou Nature Center, Anahuac National Wildlife Refuge, George Mitchell Nature Preserve, Big Thicket National Preserve
Highlights from your plan
Houston Museum District ©
Houston Museum District
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston ©
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston

2
nights
San Antonio

San Antonio ©
As the state’s second largest city, San Antonio embodies Texas’ rich cultural heritage while maintaining the Old West charm of an oil town.
Take a break from the city and head to River Road Park and Cibolo Nature Center. Museum-lovers will get to explore Admiral Nimitz State Historic Site and Witte Museum. Venture out of the city with trips to Fredericksburg (Narrow Path Winery & Grape Creek Vineyards on Main). There's much more to do: take an in-depth tour of Battle For Texas: The Experience, explore the galleries of The Alamo, take in the architecture and atmosphere at San Fernando De Bexar Cathedral, and admire the masterpieces at San Antonio Museum of Art.

For traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, use the San Antonio trip planner.

You can drive from Houston to San Antonio in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or fly. In October, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) early enough to drive to Austin.

Things to do in San Antonio

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Fredericksburg, Boerne
Highlights from your plan
Grape Creek Vineyards on Main ©
Grape Creek Vineyards on Main
Admiral Nimitz State Historic Site ©
Admiral Nimitz State Historic Site
Battle For Texas: The Experience ©
Battle For Texas: The Experience

2
nights
Austin

Austin ©
Despite its laid-back college vibe, Austin is an influential center for politics, technology, film, and music.
On the 22nd (Thu), get all the equipment you need at Gear Rentals, admire the masterpieces at Elisabet Ney Museum, thenidentify plant and animal life at Austin Nature & Science Center, and finally take in the views from Congress Avenue Bridge / Austin Bats. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: identify plant and animal life at Westcave Outdoor Discovery Center, hike along Jacob's Well Natural Area, and then examine the collection at Dick's Classic Garage.

To find reviews, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Austin trip planner.

Traveling by car from San Antonio to Austin takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In October in Austin, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) so you can drive to Dallas.

Things to do in Austin

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Jacob's Well Natural Area, Dick's Classic Garage
Highlights from your plan
Austin Nature & Science Center ©
Austin Nature & Science Center
Jacob's Well Natural Area ©
Jacob's Well Natural Area
Westcave Outdoor Discovery Center ©
Westcave Outdoor Discovery Center

3
nights
Dallas

Dallas ©
One of the country's most popular shopping destinations, Dallas and its sprawling suburbs include more shopping centers per capita than any other urban center in America.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Bishop Arts District and Dallas Holocaust and Human Rights Museum. Museum-lovers will get to explore Nasher Sculpture Center and Museum of Biblical Art. There's still lots to do: admire the masterpieces at Meadows Museum, visit Dallas Arts District, look for gifts at Wild Bill's Western Store, and examine the collection at Frontiers of Flight Museum.

For ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Dallas tour itinerary builder site.

You can drive from Austin to Dallas in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Dallas can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) so you can travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Dallas

Museums Neighborhoods Parks
Highlights from your plan
Meadows Museum ©
Meadows Museum
Nasher Sculpture Center ©
Nasher Sculpture Center
Bishop Arts District ©
Bishop Arts District

6
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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Historic Route 66 Museum and The LINQ Promenade. Appreciate the collections at Shelby American Inc and The Neon Museum. Venture out of the city with trips to Don Laughlin's Classic Car Collection (in Laughlin) and Overton (Valley of Fire State Park & Atlatl Rock). There's lots more to do: explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, see the interesting displays at Nostalgia Street Rods, shop like a local with The Strip, and make a trip to Wayne Newton's Casa de Shenandoah.

To see maps, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Las Vegas trip planner.

You can fly from Dallas to Las Vegas in 5.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Dallas to Las Vegas is minus 2 hours. In October, daytime highs in Las Vegas are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Sun) early enough to go by car to Anaheim.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Museums Parks Nature

Side Trips

Overton, Don Laughlin's Classic Car Collection, Historic Route 66 Museum
Highlights from your plan
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area ©
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area
Historic Route 66 Museum ©
Historic Route 66 Museum
Don Laughlin's Classic Car Collection ©
Don Laughlin's Classic Car Collection

2
nights
Anaheim

Anaheim ©
Anaheim's major attractions are its world-famous Disney entertainment complex, sports teams, and convention center.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Mon): catch some excitement at Star Tours - The Adventures Continue, experience the excitement of Space Mountain, thendiscover the magic at Guardians of the Galaxy – Mission: BREAKOUT!, and finally get a taste of the local shopping with The Disney Gallery. On your second day here, kick back and relax at Treasure Island Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Victoria Beach, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Corona Del Mar State Beach, and finally have some family-friendly fun at Flightdeck Flight Simulation Center.

To find photos, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read Anaheim trip maker app.

Getting from Las Vegas to Anaheim by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: fly; or take a bus. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Las Vegas in November, with highs in Anaheim at °C and lows at °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) so you can drive to San Diego.

Things to do in Anaheim

Fun & Games Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Laguna Beach, Corona Del Mar State Beach
Highlights from your plan
Star Tours - The Adventures Continue ©
Star Tours - The Adventures Continue
Corona Del Mar State Beach ©
Corona Del Mar State Beach
Victoria Beach ©
Victoria Beach

2
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Wed): examine the collection at San Diego Air & Space Museum, kick back and relax at Coronado Beach, and then kick back and relax at La Jolla Shores Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Thu): kick back and relax at Del Mar City Beach, thenadmire the majestic nature at Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Windansea Beach.

For traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, use the San Diego trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Anaheim to San Diego in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In November, daily temperatures in San Diego can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) so you can drive to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Diego

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Del Mar City Beach, Coronado Beach
Highlights from your plan
Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve ©
Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve
La Jolla Shores Park ©
La Jolla Shores Park
Windansea Beach ©
Windansea Beach

2
nights
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 6th (Fri): see the interesting displays at The Getty Center, thenexamine the collection at The Nethercutt Collection, thenadmire the masterpieces at Norton Simon Museum, and finally see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory. Keep things going the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Redondo Beach, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Manhattan Beach, thenexplore the different monuments and memorials at Pierce Brothers Westwood Village Memorial Park, and finally explore the world behind art at The Broad.

For other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles online trip maker.

Traveling by car from San Diego to Los Angeles takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. November in Los Angeles sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Manhattan Beach, Redondo Beach, Norton Simon Museum
Highlights from your plan
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Manhattan Beach ©
Manhattan Beach
Norton Simon Museum ©
Norton Simon Museum

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