35 days in United States Itinerary

35 days in United States Itinerary

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35 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Ahmedabad
Fly:  22​h
1
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h
2
Yosemite National Park
— 4 nights
+2
Bus + Fly + Bus:  12​h 45​min
3
Grand Canyon National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
4
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
Fly + Drive:  6​h 45​min
5
Yellowstone National Park
— 4 nights
Drive + Fly:  10​h 30​min
6
Key West
— 3 nights
Fly + Bus:  6​h
7
New York City
— 5 nights
Bus + Fly:  4​h 30​min
8
Charlotte
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h
9
Chicago
— 1 day
Fly:  20​h 45​min
End: Ahmedabad

3
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Get a sense of the local culture at Alcatraz Island and Union Square. For shopping fun, head to Ferry Building Marketplace or City Lights Booksellers. There's much more to do: take a stroll through Fisherman's Wharf, enjoy the sand and surf at Fort Funston National Park, admire the masterpieces at Asian Art Museum, and take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To find more things to do, reviews, maps, and tourist information, you can read our San Francisco travel planner.

Ahmedabad, India to San Francisco is an approximately 22-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and subway; or do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 13 hours. Traveling from Ahmedabad in May, things will get colder in San Francisco: highs are around 24°C and lows about 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can drive to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Outdoors Parks Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium

4
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.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Ansel Adams Gallery and Yosemite Museum Gallery. Escape the urban bustle at Cathedral Beach Picnic Area and Tuolumne Meadows. Next up on the itinerary: take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier Point, don't miss a visit to Olmsted Point, admire the sheer force of Vernal Fall, and trek along Mariposa Grove of Giant Sequoias.

To find maps, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Yosemite National Park trip planning app .

Traveling by car from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car; or do a combination of subway, flight, bus, and taxi. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Yosemite National Park when traveling from San Francisco in May, with lows around 1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Mariposa Grove ©
Mariposa Grove
Tuolumne Meadows ©
Tuolumne Meadows

3
nights
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.
Take a break from the city and head to Grand Canyon National Park and Bright Angel Trail. There's lots more to do: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, tour the pleasant surroundings at Rim Trail, examine the collection at Kolb Studio, and stop by Canyon Village Marketplace.

For traveler tips, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Grand Canyon National Park trip itinerary builder .

Do a combination of bus and flight from Yosemite National Park to Grand Canyon National Park in 13 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and shuttle; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. In May, daily temperatures in Grand Canyon National Park can reach 23°C, while at night they dip to 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

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

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.
Get outdoors at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area and Willow Beach. Museum-lovers will get to explore The Mob Museum and Titanic. Step out of Las Vegas to go to Boulder City and see Veteran's Memorial Park, which is approximately 48 minutes away. The adventure continues: shop like a local with The Strip, identify plant and animal life at Lake Mead National Recreation Area, admire the local landmark of Bellagio Fountains, and see the interesting displays at The Neon Museum.

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

Traveling by combination of flight and car from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas. When traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in May, plan for somewhat warmer days in Las Vegas, with highs around 36°C, while nights are much warmer with lows around 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) early enough to travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Shopping Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Lake Mead National Recreation Area, Willow Beach, Veteran's Memorial Park
Highlights from your plan
The Strip ©
The Strip
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum

4
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.
Get in touch with nature at Mount Washburn and Yellowstone National Park. There's lots more to do: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, take in the natural beauty of Castle Geyser, identify plant and animal life at Hayden Valley, and hike along Brink of the Lower Falls Trail.

For reviews, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Yellowstone National Park online day trip planner .

Traveling by combination of flight and car from Las Vegas to Yellowstone National Park takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Las Vegas to Yellowstone National Park due to the time zone difference. In May, Yellowstone National Park is much colder than Las Vegas - with highs of 13°C and lows of -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Key West.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Mount Washburn ©
Mount Washburn
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Hayden Valley ©
Hayden Valley

3
nights
Key West

Key West ©
Located just 140 km (90 mi) from Cuba, Key West is an island only about 6.4 km (4 mi) long and 1.6 km (1 mi) wide.
Step out of the city life by going to Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory and Fun In The Sun Key West. Do some cultural sightseeing at The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum and Truman Little White House. There's still lots to do: admire the majestic nature at Fort Zachary Taylor, visit a coastal fixture at Key West Lighthouse and Keeper's Quarters Museum, glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, and stroll the grounds of Key West Cemetery.

For reviews, maps, photos, and other tourist information, read Key West online travel planner .

Traveling by combination of car and flight from Yellowstone National Park to Key West takes 10.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, shuttle, and flight; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Yellowstone National Park to Key West. Expect much hotter temperatures when traveling from Yellowstone National Park in June; daily highs in Key West reach 36°C and lows reach 30°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) early enough to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Key West

Outdoors Tours Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Alan S. Maltz Gallery ©
Alan S. Maltz Gallery
The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum ©

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.
Appreciate the collections at The Metropolitan Museum of Art and Ellis Island. Do some cultural sightseeing at Times Square and New York Public Library. When in New York City, make a side trip to see Edwin B. Forsythe National Wildlife Refuge in Oceanville, approximately 1h 55 min away. There's lots more to do: appreciate the history behind 9/11 Memorial, wander the streets of Fifth Avenue, explore the world behind art at Frick Collection, and take a memorable tour with Narwhal Yacht Charters.

To find more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the New York City road trip planning site .

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Key West to New York City in 6 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Key West in June: high temperatures in New York City hover around 31°C and lows are around 21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) so you can travel to Charlotte.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Edwin B. Forsythe National Wildlife Refuge
Highlights from your plan
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
American Museum of Natural History ©
American Museum of Natural History

1
night
Charlotte

Charlotte ©
A rapidly growing city in central North Carolina, Charlotte is the state's largest urban center and a major regional hub for finance, industry, technology, and entertainment.
On the 15th (Sat), revel in the low prices at Concord Mills Mall, get curious at Carolina Raptor Center, then look for all kinds of wild species at Latta Plantation Nature Center & Preserve, and finally see the interesting displays at NASCAR Hall of Fame.

To see ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Charlotte travel route builder tool .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from New York City to Charlotte takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. While traveling from New York City, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Charlotte, ranging from highs of 36°C to lows of 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Charlotte

Museums Nightlife Fun & Games

Side Trips

Huntersville, Concord Mills
Highlights from your plan
Carolina Raptor Center ©
Carolina Raptor Center
NASCAR Hall of Fame ©
NASCAR Hall of Fame
Concord Mills ©
Concord Mills

1
day
Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Sun): explore the world behind art at The Art Institute of Chicago, appreciate the extensive heritage of Millennium Park, and then take a stroll through The Magnificent Mile.

For more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read our Chicago journey planner.

You can fly from Charlotte to Chicago in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Charlotte to Chicago. Traveling from Charlotte in June, you will find days in Chicago are little chillier (32°C), and nights are about the same (20°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Chicago

Shopping Neighborhoods Museums
Highlights from your plan
The Magnificent Mile ©
The Magnificent Mile
The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
Millennium Park ©
Millennium Park

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