34 days in United States Itinerary

34 days in United States Itinerary

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34 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Tel Aviv
Fly:  17​h
1
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
2
South Lake Tahoe
— 2 nights
+2
bus + foot + bus:  6​h 15​min
3
Yosemite National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  9​h
4
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
5
Los Angeles
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
6
San Diego
— 2 nights
Fly + tram:  6​h 30​min
7
Miami
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h
8
Orlando
— 1 night
Drive:  14​h
9
Washington DC
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
10
Philadelphia
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
11
New York City
— 5 nights
bus + Fly:  14​h 15​min
End: Tel Aviv

3
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Visit Marshall’s Beach and Fort Funston National Park for some beach relaxation. Step out of the city life by going to Alcatraz Island and China Beach. There's much more to do: take in the pleasant sights at Fisherman's Wharf, get to know the fascinating history of Twin Peaks, take a stroll through Chinatown, and see the interesting displays at The Beat Museum.

To see maps, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read San Francisco vacation builder site .

Tel Aviv, Israel to San Francisco is an approximately 17-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 10 hours traveling from Tel Aviv to San Francisco. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Tel Aviv in September; daily highs in San Francisco reach 28°C and lows reach 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) so you can go by car to South Lake Tahoe.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Beaches Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

2
nights
South Lake Tahoe

South Lake Tahoe ©
High in the Sierra Nevada mountains on the shore of one of America’s most scenic lakes, South Lake Tahoe captures the spirit of the outdoors and serves as a hub for tourism activities surrounding the lake.
On the 5th (Thu), enjoy the sand and surf at Sand Harbor, then take an in-depth tour of Gatekeeper's Museum, and then visit a coastal fixture at Lake Tahoe. Here are some ideas for day two: steep yourself in history at Tallac Historic Site, then explore the historical opulence of Vikingsholm, and then explore the activities along Emerald Bay State Park.

To find more things to do, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read South Lake Tahoe journey planning site .

Traveling by car from San Francisco to South Lake Tahoe takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of subway, flight, and bus; or do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from San Francisco in September, plan for a bit cooler nights in South Lake Tahoe, with lows around 4°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) early enough to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in South Lake Tahoe

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Sand Harbor, Lake Tahoe, Emerald Bay State Park, Gatekeeper's Museum
Highlights from your plan
Emerald Bay State Park ©
Emerald Bay State Park
Tallac Historic Site ©
Tallac Historic Site
Vikingsholm ©
Vikingsholm

3
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.
Get in touch with nature at Glacier Point and Mariposa Grove of Giant Sequoias. There's lots more to do: take in the dramatic natural features at Sentinel Dome, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Yosemite Valley Chapel, trek along Panorama Trail, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Cathedral Beach Picnic Area.

For photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Yosemite National Park online trip itinerary builder .

Take a bus from South Lake Tahoe to Yosemite National Park in 6.5 hours. In September, daytime highs in Yosemite National Park are 27°C, while nighttime lows are 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Tue) to allow time for the car ride to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Mariposa Grove ©
Mariposa Grove
Sentinel Dome ©
Sentinel Dome

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.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Wed): examine the collection at The Mob Museum and then explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area. On the 12th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take a memorable tour with Tours, get a taste of the local shopping with The Strip, and then ponder the design of Bellagio Fountains.

To see reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Las Vegas driving holiday planner .

You can drive from Yosemite National Park to Las Vegas in 9 hours. When traveling from Yosemite National Park in September, plan for a bit warmer days and much hotter nights in Las Vegas: temperatures range from 39°C by day to 25°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) early enough to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Shopping Neighborhoods Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
The Strip ©
The Strip

3
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.
Step out of the city life by going to Venice Beach and Boardwalk and Santa Monica State Beach. Santa Monica Pier and Hollywood Walk of Fame will appeal to history buffs. When in Los Angeles, make a side trip to see Disneyland Park in Anaheim, approximately 30 minutes away. Pack the 16th (Mon) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. There's still lots to do: see the interesting displays at The Getty Center, appreciate the extensive heritage of Venice Canals Walkway, explore the engaging exhibits at Travel Town, and look and learn at Griffith Observatory.

To find maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Los Angeles visit planner .

You can fly from Las Vegas to Los Angeles in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In September, Los Angeles is a bit cooler than Las Vegas - with highs of 34°C and lows of 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) early enough to go by car to San Diego.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Beaches

Side Trips

Santa Monica, Disneyland Park
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Venice Beach and Boardwalk ©
Venice Beach and Boardwalk

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.
On the 17th (Tue), examine the collection at USS Midway Museum and then tour the pleasant surroundings at La Jolla Cove. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: steep yourself in history at Gaslamp Museum at the Davis-Horton House, explore the different monuments and memorials at Fort Rosecrans Cemetery, and then meet the residents at San Diego Zoo.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, go to the San Diego trip maker tool .

Traveling by car from Los Angeles to San Diego takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Traveling from Los Angeles in September, expect nights in San Diego to be about the same, around 23°C, while days are slightly colder, around 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) early enough to travel to Miami.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Museums
Highlights from your plan
La Jolla Cove ©
La Jolla Cove
USS Midway Museum ©
USS Midway Museum
Fort Rosecrans Cemetery ©
Fort Rosecrans Cemetery

3
nights
Miami

Miami ©
Florida’s mecca of fun in the sun, the lively tropical metropolis of Miami is one of the world’s top vacation spots.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Art Deco Historic District and Vizcaya Museum and Gardens. Get in touch with nature at South Beach and Duck Tours. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Miami: Fort Lauderdale Beach (in Fort Lauderdale) and Hollywood Beach (in Hollywood). Next up on the itinerary: take a stroll through Lincoln Road, get some thrills on the water with a speed boat tour, get a taste of the local shopping with Ocean Drive, and make a trip to Bayside Marketplace.

For other places to visit, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read our Miami travel planner.

You can do a combination of flight and tram from San Diego to Miami in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Traveling from San Diego to Miami, you'll lose 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from San Diego in September: high temperatures in Miami hover around 38°C and lows are around 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Orlando.

Things to do in Miami

Parks Neighborhoods Outdoors

Side Trips

Miami Beach, Hollywood Beach, Fort Lauderdale Beach
Highlights from your plan
South Beach ©
South Beach
Art Deco Historic District ©
Art Deco Historic District
Lincoln Road ©
Lincoln Road

1
night
Orlando

Orlando ©
For most people, any mention of Orlando immediately conjures up images of sprawling theme parks filled with characters plucked right out of popular animated movies.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): laugh and play at Discovery Cove.

For photos, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read our Orlando trip itinerary maker app .

Traveling by car from Miami to Orlando takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In September, plan for daily highs up to 37°C, and evening lows to 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) so you can drive to Washington DC.

Things to do in Orlando

Beaches Parks Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Discovery Cove ©
Discovery Cove

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Tue): examine the collection at National Air and Space Museum and then stroll the grounds of Arlington National Cemetery. Keep things going the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Washington National Cathedral, then get to know the fascinating history of Tomb of the Unknowns, then examine the collection at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, and finally explore the activities along Tidal Basin.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Washington DC sightseeing planner .

Getting from Orlando to Washington DC by car takes about 14 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Orlando in September: high temperatures in Washington DC hover around 32°C and lows are around 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) to allow time to take a train to Philadelphia.

Things to do in Washington DC

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Arlington
Highlights from your plan
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier ©
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
Washington National Cathedral ©
Washington National Cathedral
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum

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nights
Philadelphia

Philadelphia ©
Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Thu): contemplate the long history of Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul, witness the site of a historic battle at Valley Forge National Historical Park, take an in-depth tour of Eastern State Penitentiary, then ponder the world of politics at Independence Hall, and finally appreciate the history behind Liberty Bell Center. Keep things going the next day: steep yourself in history at Elfreth's Alley, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Fireman's Hall, then explore the world behind art at Barnes Foundation, and finally admire the masterpieces at Philadelphia Museum of Art.

To see more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read our Philadelphia trip planner .

You can take a train from Washington DC to Philadelphia in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Philadelphia are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Sat) to allow time for the train ride to New York City.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Valley Forge National Historical Park
Highlights from your plan
Valley Forge National Historical Park ©
Independence Hall ©
Independence Hall
Elfreth's Alley ©
Elfreth's Alley

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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.
9/11 Memorial and Shrine of St. Elizabeth Ann Bayley Seton will appeal to history buffs. Step out of the city life by going to Tribeca Sailing and Lido Beach. Venture out of the city with trips to Bronx Zoo (in Bronx), Joel L. Lefkowitz Park at West Meadow Beach (in Stony Brook) and Point Lookout Beach (in Point Lookout). There's much more to do: take a stroll through Times Square, admire the masterpieces at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, kick back and relax at Belmar Beach, and ponder the world of politics at New York City Hall.

To find ratings and other tourist information, read New York City route app .

Take a train from Philadelphia to New York City in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 31°C, and evening lows to 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Bronx Zoo, Joel L. Lefkowitz Park at West Meadow Beach, Ocean Grove Beach, Point Lookout Beach, Lido Beach
Highlights from your plan
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
Times Square ©
Times Square

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