35 days in United States Itinerary

35 days in United States Itinerary

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35 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Melbourne
Fly:  17​h 30​min
1
Los Angeles
— 5 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
2
San Francisco
— 8 nights
Fly:  4​h
3
Las Vegas
— 5 nights
Fly:  5​h 45​min
4
Dallas
— 1 day
Fly:  6​h 30​min
5
New York City
— 5 nights
Fly + bus:  5​h 30​min
6
Niagara Falls
— 3 nights
Drive:  10​h
7
Champaign
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  6​h 45​min
8
Omaha
— 1 day
Fly:  5​h 15​min
9
Rapid City
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h 15​min
End: Los Angeles

5
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.
Explore Los Angeles' surroundings by going to Anaheim (Disneyland Park & Disney California Adventure Park). Pack the 2nd (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at The Getty Center, explore the world behind art at Los Angeles County Museum of Art, put a fun spin on your tour with Fantastic Race, and admire the striking features of Walt Disney Concert Hall.

To see ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Los Angeles trip site .

Melbourne, Australia to Los Angeles is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference moving from Australian Eastern Standard Time (Victoria) to Pacific Standard Time is minus 18 hours. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Melbourne in October; daily highs in Los Angeles reach 32°C and lows reach 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) early enough to travel to Dallas.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Parks

Side Trips

Anaheim, Santa Monica Pier
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center

8
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Dedicate the 10th (Thu) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. There's lots more to do: head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, take a stroll through SoMa, don't miss a visit to Golden Gate Park, and get the lay of the land with Walking tours.

To find other places to visit, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read San Francisco trip planner .

You can fly from Los Angeles to San Francisco in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or drive. In October, San Francisco is slightly colder than Los Angeles - with highs of 26°C and lows of 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in San Francisco

Tours Parks Museums
Highlights from your plan
Beer Tastings & Tours
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island

5
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.
Explore Las Vegas' surroundings by going to Boulder City (Hoover Dam & Tom Devlin's Monster Museum). And it doesn't end there: make a trip to Bellagio Fountains, get a taste of the local shopping with The Strip, take in breathtaking views at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, and try your luck at Bellagio Hotel and Casino.

To find more things to do, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read Las Vegas trip itinerary maker app .

Getting from San Francisco to Las Vegas by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive. Traveling from San Francisco in October, you will find days in Las Vegas are somewhat warmer (32°C), and nights are about the same (18°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Dallas.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Fun & Games Tours

Side Trip

Boulder City
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
The Strip ©
The Strip

1
day
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.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Sun): test your team's savvy at The Escape Game Dallas, explore and take pictures at AT&T Stadium, then see the interesting displays at The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Reunion Tower.

For reviews, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read Dallas travel route builder .

You can fly from Las Vegas to Dallas in 6 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Central Standard Time (CST) is 2 hours. In October, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) so you can travel to New York City.

Things to do in Dallas

Museums Fun & Games

Side Trips

AT&T Stadium, The Escape Game Dallas
Highlights from your plan
The Escape Game Dallas ©
The Escape Game Dallas
AT&T Stadium ©
AT&T Stadium

5
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.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, shopping, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, admire the landmark architecture of Grand Central Terminal, enjoy breathtaking views from Empire State Building, and explore the galleries of 9/11 Memorial.

To find ratings, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the New York City sightseeing planner.

Getting from Dallas to New York City by flight takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Dallas to New York City is 1 hour. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Dallas in October; daily highs in New York City reach 24°C and lows reach 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) early enough to travel to Niagara Falls.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

3
nights
Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls ©
The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Niagara Falls: Our Lady of Victory Basilica (in Lackawanna), Letchworth State Park (in Castile) and Spencerport Depot & Canal Museum (in Spencerport). Next up on the itinerary: Head underground at Cave of the Winds, try to win big at Seneca Niagara Casino, admire the sheer force of Niagara Falls, and take in panoramic vistas at Buffalo City Hall.

Plan a Niagara Falls trip in moments using our itinerary builder.

Do a combination of flight and bus from New York City to Niagara Falls in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Traveling from New York City in October, things will get slightly colder in Niagara Falls: highs are around 20°C and lows about 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) so you can travel to Champaign.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Parks Nature Fun & Games

Side Trips

Buffalo, Letchworth State Park, Our Lady of Victory Basilica, Spencerport Depot & Canal Museum, The Strong National Museum of Play
Highlights from your plan
Our Lady of Victory Basilica ©
Our Lady of Victory Basilica
Cave of the Winds ©
Cave of the Winds
Niagara Falls ©
Niagara Falls

1
night
Champaign

Champaign ©
Champaign is a city in Champaign County, Illinois, United States. Start off your visit on the 31st (Thu): enjoy some diversion at Meadowbrook Park, then get your game on at Curtis Orchard & Pumpkin Patch, and then admire the landmark architecture of Allerton Park & Retreat Center. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 1st (Fri): get outside with lake of the woods county park, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Hessel Park, and then get lost in a book at Champaign Public Library.

To find ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Champaign trip builder website .

Traveling by car from Niagara Falls to Champaign takes 10 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Central Standard Time is minus 1 hour. In October, daytime highs in Champaign are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Fri) so you can travel to Omaha.

Things to do in Champaign

Parks Fun & Games Outdoors

Side Trips

Allerton Park & Retreat Center, lake of the woods county park, Meadowbrook Park
Highlights from your plan
Allerton Park & Retreat Center ©
Allerton Park & Retreat Center
Meadowbrook Park ©
Meadowbrook Park
Hessel Park ©
Hessel Park

1
day
Omaha

Omaha ©
A major transportation hub, Omaha was once considered little more than a stopping point on a pioneer's journey west.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Sat): listen to music at Henry Doorly Zoo, take an in-depth tour of The Durham Museum, then snap pictures at Bob Kerrey Pedestrian Bridge, and finally browse the eclectic array of goods at Old Market.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Omaha day trip site .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Champaign to Omaha. Expect a daytime high around 13°C in November, and nighttime lows around -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat) early enough to travel to Rapid City.

Things to do in Omaha

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Nightlife
Highlights from your plan
Henry Doorly Zoo ©
Henry Doorly Zoo
The Durham Museum ©
The Durham Museum
Bob Kerrey Pedestrian Bridge ©
Bob Kerrey Pedestrian Bridge

2
nights
Rapid City

Rapid City ©
South Dakota's second-largest city, Rapid City has for many years served as a gateway to the West.
On the 3rd (Sun), cruise along Iron Mountain Road, then take in the dramatic natural features at Needles Eye Tunnel, and then immerse yourself in nature at Custer State Park. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the waterfront views at Sylvan Lake, then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Mount Rushmore National Memorial, then identify plant and animal life at Bear Country USA, and finally do a tasting at Firehouse Wine Cellars.

For photos, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Rapid City online visit planner .

You can fly from Omaha to Rapid City in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. November in Rapid City sees daily highs of 10°C and lows of -2°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rapid City

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Custer, Mount Rushmore National Memorial
Highlights from your plan
Needles Eye Tunnel ©
Needles Eye Tunnel
Mount Rushmore National Memorial ©
Mount Rushmore National Memorial
Iron Mountain Road ©
Iron Mountain Road

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