34 days in United States Itinerary

34 days in United States Itinerary

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34 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Kuwait City
Fly:  9​h 30​min
1
New York City
— 2 nights
bus + Fly:  3​h
2
Boston
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h
3
Washington DC
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h
4
Chicago
— 3 nights
Fly + Drive:  7​h
5
Yellowstone National Park
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  7​h
6
San Diego
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
7
Portland
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h
8
Seattle
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h
9
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
Fly + Drive:  4​h 30​min
10
Yosemite National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h
11
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h
12
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
13
Grand Canyon National Park
— 4 nights
Drive + Fly:  26​h
End: Kuwait City

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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.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, shopping, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in panoramic vistas at Empire State Building, admire the masterpieces at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, admire the landmark architecture of Rockefeller Center, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Paul's Chapel.

To find traveler tips, photos, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the New York City road trip planning website .

Kuwait City, Kuwait to New York City is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 8 hours traveling from Kuwait City to New York City. While traveling from Kuwait City, expect much colder days and slightly colder nights in New York City, ranging from highs of 34°C to lows of 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) early enough to travel to Boston.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Rockefeller Center ©
Rockefeller Center

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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.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Mon): meet the residents at New England Aquarium, admire the masterpieces at Museum of Fine Arts, and then take in panoramic vistas at Skywalk Observatory. Here are some ideas for day two: pause for some photo ops at New England Holocaust Memorial, steep yourself in history at Bunker Hill Monument, and then stop by Brookline Booksmith.

To find more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Boston trip itinerary planning tool .

Getting from New York City to Boston by combination of bus and flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. Traveling from New York City in August, Boston is a bit cooler at night with lows of 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) so you can travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Boston

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Brookline Booksmith
Highlights from your plan
Museum of Fine Arts ©
Museum of Fine Arts
New England Holocaust Memorial ©
New England Holocaust Memorial
Brookline Booksmith ©
Brookline Booksmith

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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.
Washington DC is known for museums, historic sites, nightlife, zoos & aquariums, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, get engrossed in the history at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Art, and browse the collection at Library of Congress.

For reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Washington DC road trip planning tool .

Fly from Boston to Washington DC in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Boston in August; daily highs in Washington DC reach 36°C and lows reach 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum

3
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Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
On the 10th (Sat), meet the residents at Lincoln Park Zoo, explore the world behind art at The Art Institute of Chicago, and then admire the striking features of Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower. On the next day, engage your brain at Museum of Science and Industry, then admire nature's wide array of creatures at Shedd Aquarium, then make a trip to Buckingham Fountain, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Marquette Building.

To find maps, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Chicago road trip tool .

You can fly from Washington DC to Chicago in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Washington DC to Chicago due to the time zone difference. August in Chicago sees daily highs of 33°C and lows of 22°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
Museum of Science and Industry ©
Museum of Science and Industry
Lincoln Park Zoo ©
Lincoln Park Zoo

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nights
Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone National Park ©
An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
On the 13th (Tue), witness a stunning natural landmark at Grand Prismatic Spring, take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, and then stroll through Artist Point.

To find more things to do, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Yellowstone National Park online trip itinerary builder .

Do a combination of flight and car from Chicago to Yellowstone National Park in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, shuttle, and bus; or drive. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Chicago in August: highs in Yellowstone National Park hover around 24°C, while lows dip to 3°C. On the 14th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to San Diego.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Trails
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Grand Prismatic Spring ©
Grand Prismatic Spring
Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful

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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.
On the 15th (Thu), appreciate the history behind Cabrillo National Monument and then admire nature's wide array of creatures at San Diego Zoo. On the next day, see the interesting displays at Timken Museum of Art, then admire the natural beauty at Botanical Building and Lily Pond, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at La Jolla Cove.

To see maps, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the San Diego tour builder .

Traveling by combination of car and flight from Yellowstone National Park to San Diego takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, shuttle, and flight; or drive. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park to San Diego, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Yellowstone National Park in August, plan for somewhat warmer days and much hotter nights in San Diego: temperatures range from 30°C by day to 23°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Portland.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Beaches
Highlights from your plan
San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
Cabrillo National Monument ©
Cabrillo National Monument
La Jolla Cove ©
La Jolla Cove

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nights
Portland

Portland ©
A big city with a small-town feel, Portland is home to the country's biggest rose test garden, perched on a hill overlooking downtown.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Sat): take in nature's colorful creations at Hoyt Arboretum, look for all kinds of wild species at Oaks Bottom Wildlife Refuge, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Laurelhurst Park, then browse the eclectic array of goods at Portland Saturday Market, and finally stop by Powell's City of Books. Keep things going the next day: admire the natural beauty at International Rose Test Garden, admire the natural beauty at Portland Japanese Garden, then snap pictures at Hawthorne Bridge, then have some family-friendly fun at Ground Kontrol Classic Arcade, and finally admire the natural beauty at Lan Su Chinese Garden.

To see maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Portland online route maker .

Getting from San Diego to Portland by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from San Diego in August, you will find days in Portland are a bit warmer (34°C), and nights are a bit cooler (18°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to travel to Seattle.

Things to do in Portland

Parks Shopping Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Portland Japanese Garden ©
Portland Japanese Garden
Powell's City of Books ©
Powell's City of Books
International Rose Test Garden ©
International Rose Test Garden

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Seattle

Seattle ©
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.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Mon): wander the streets of Pike Place Market, appreciate the history behind Fremont Troll, take in the waterfront at Hiram M. Chittenden Locks, then enjoy breathtaking views from Space Needle, and finally get a taste of the local shopping with Chihuly Garden and Glass. On the next day, tour the pleasant surroundings at Waterfall Garden Park and then examine the collection at The Museum of Flight.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Seattle vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

You can fly from Portland to Seattle in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Portland in August, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Seattle: temperatures range from 31°C by day to 19°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Seattle

Museums Shopping Parks
Highlights from your plan
Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Space Needle ©
Space Needle
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Wed): explore the stunning scenery at Runyon Canyon Park, then stroll the grounds of Hollywood Forever Cemetery, and then look and learn at Griffith Observatory.

To see more things to do, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Los Angeles trip itinerary builder website .

You can fly from Seattle to Los Angeles in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Los Angeles are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums Childrens Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Griffith Observatory ©
Griffith Observatory
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Runyon Canyon Park ©
Runyon Canyon Park

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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.
On the 23rd (Fri), take in the dramatic scenery at Vernal Fall, then explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point, then make a trip to Yosemite Village, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Yosemite Falls. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the striking landscape at Half Dome.

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Traveling by combination of flight and car from Los Angeles to Yosemite National Park takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and bus. Plan for colder nights when traveling from Los Angeles in August since evenings lows in Yosemite National Park dip to 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) so you can drive to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Half Dome ©
Half Dome
Vernal Fall ©
Vernal Fall

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
San Francisco is known for nature, museums, nightlife, shopping, and childrens museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, examine the collection at Musee Mecanique, catch a live performance at Palace of Fine Arts Theatre, and admire the natural beauty at Japanese Tea Garden.

To see more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read San Francisco travel itinerary planner .

You can drive from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Yosemite National Park in August: highs in San Francisco hover around 26°C, while lows dip to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Historic Sites Nature
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

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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.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Wed): buy something for everyone on your list at The Grand Canal Shoppes at The Venetian, get interesting insight from Gondola Rides at the Venetian, then try your luck at Casino at the Venetian, then enjoy breathtaking views from Eiffel Tower Viewing Deck, and finally admire the local landmark of Bellagio Fountains.

For photos, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Las Vegas trip builder site .

You can fly from San Francisco to Las Vegas in 4 hours. Another option is to drive. When traveling from San Francisco in August, plan for much hotter days in Las Vegas, with highs around 45°C, while nights are a bit warmer with lows around 29°C. On the 29th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Museums Casinos Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum
Eiffel Tower Viewing Deck ©
Eiffel Tower Viewing Deck

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Grand Canyon National Park

Grand Canyon National Park ©
The size, shape, and color of Grand Canyon National Park combine to leave an impression on visitors as deep as the canyon itself.
On the 30th (Fri), hike the day away at Bright Angel Trail. And it doesn't end there: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim, take some stellar pictures from Hopi Point, admire the striking features of Lookout Studio, and make a trip to Grand Canyon Village.

To find maps, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read Grand Canyon National Park trip itinerary planner.

Do a combination of car and flight from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle. The time zone difference when traveling from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park is 1 hour. Traveling from Las Vegas in August, expect Grand Canyon National Park to be colder, temps between 31°C and 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Trails Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail

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