36 days in United States Itinerary

36 days in United States Itinerary

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Santa Monica
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Los Angeles
— 3 nights
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Washington DC
— 2 nights
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New York City
— 4 nights
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Daytona Beach
— 1 night
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Orlando
— 3 nights
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Miami
— 2 nights
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New Orleans
— 3 nights
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Dallas
— 1 night
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Grand Canyon National Park
— 4 nights
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Las Vegas
— 3 nights
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Wawona
— 3 nights
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San Francisco
— 3 nights

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Santa Monica

Santa Monica ©

Fortunate People in a Fortunate Land

A famed resort town since the early 20th century, Santa Monica sits on the picturesque Santa Monica Bay, bordered on three sides by the city of Los Angeles.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Thu): take a stroll through Montana Avenue, then don't miss a visit to Santa Monica Pier, and then walk around Ocean View Park. On the 20th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the sky in a new way at Camera Obscura, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Santa Monica Mountains, then get lost in a book at Ocean Park Library, and finally look for gifts at Bergamot Station.

To see photos, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Santa Monica driving holiday planner.

Sydney, Australia to Santa Monica is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Sydney to Santa Monica is minus 18 hours. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Sydney in March; daily highs in Santa Monica reach 23°C and lows reach 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) so you can go by car to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Santa Monica

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Santa Monica Mountains ©
Santa Monica Mountains
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier
Montana Avenue ©
Montana Avenue

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Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©

City of Angels

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 Los Angeles with an excursion to Disneyland Park in Anaheim--about 36 minutes away. The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at The Getty Center, admire the landmark architecture of Walt Disney Concert Hall, explore the world behind art at Los Angeles County Museum of Art, and find something for the whole family at Universal Studios Hollywood.

To see other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Los Angeles day trip planning site.

Los Angeles is just a short distance from Santa Monica. When traveling from Santa Monica in March, plan for somewhat warmer days in Los Angeles, with highs around 27°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) to allow time to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks · Museums · Fun & Games · Nightlife

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood

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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, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art, ponder the world of politics at White House, examine the collection at National Air and Space Museum, and pause for some photo ops at Vietnam Veterans Memorial.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Washington DC planner.

Fly from Los Angeles to Washington DC in 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is 3 hours. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Los Angeles in March; daily highs in Washington DC reach 15°C and lows reach 3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough to catch the train to New York City.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Nature
Highlights from your plan
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
Tidal Basin ©
Tidal Basin

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New York City

New York City ©

Big Apple

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, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, contemplate the long history of 9/11 Memorial, enjoy breathtaking views from Empire State Building, and tour the pleasant surroundings at The High Line.

To find photos, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the New York City route maker app.

You can take a train from Washington DC to New York City in 3.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. Traveling from Washington DC in March, expect nights in New York City to be about the same, around 1°C, while days are little chillier, around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) early enough to travel to Daytona Beach.

Things to do in New York City

Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

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Daytona Beach

Daytona Beach ©

The World's Most Famous Beach

The iconic seaside destination of Daytona Beach once supported sugar mill plantations, but now entertains up to 8 million visitors a year.
On the 31st (Tue), get engrossed in the history at New Smyrna Museum of History, then explore by horseback at Equestrian Adventures of Florida, and then kick back and relax at Andy Romano Beachfront Park.

To see maps, photos, reviews, and tourist information, use the Daytona Beach road trip planning tool.

You can fly from New York City to Daytona Beach in 6.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from New York City in March, expect nights in Daytona Beach to be a bit warmer, around 14°C, while days are much hotter, around 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Tue) so you can drive to Orlando.

Things to do in Daytona Beach

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Museums

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Equestrian Adventures of Florida ©
Equestrian Adventures of Florida
New Smyrna Museum of History ©
New Smyrna Museum of History

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Orlando

Orlando ©

Theme Park Capital of the World

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.
Orlando is known for theme parks, nightlife, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: discover the magic at Walt Disney World Resort, have some family-friendly fun at Nomadic, test your team's savvy at The Escape Game Orlando, and laugh and play at Happily Ever After Fireworks.

For ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Orlando online day trip planner.

Drive from Daytona Beach to Orlando in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in March, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) so you can travel to Miami.

Things to do in Orlando

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art ©
Walt Disney World Resort ©
Walt Disney World Resort
Universal Orlando Resort ©
Universal Orlando Resort

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Miami

Miami ©

Magic City

Florida’s mecca of fun in the sun, the lively tropical metropolis of Miami is one of the world’s top vacation spots.
On the 4th (Sat), tour the pleasant surroundings at Shark Valley Visitor Center and then get outside with Osceola panthers. On your second day here, examine the collection at Vizcaya Museum and Gardens, admire the natural beauty at Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden, then examine the collection at Lock & Load Museum, and finally have fun at Lock & Load Miami.

For maps, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Miami trip planner.

Getting from Orlando to Miami by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Orlando in April, expect a bit warmer with lows of 25°C in Miami. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) early enough to travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Miami

Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife · Nature

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Lock & Load Miami ©
Lock & Load Miami
Shark Valley Visitor Center ©
Shark Valley Visitor Center
Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden ©
Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden

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New Orleans

New Orleans ©

The Big Easy

Known for its Creole cuisine, rich musical tradition, and nearby swamps and plantations, New Orleans is one of the nation's oldest cities.
New Orleans is known for historic sites, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: brush up on your military savvy at The National WWII Museum, admire the striking features of St. Louis Cathedral, don't miss a visit to French Quarter, and stroll around New Orleans City Park.

To see traveler tips, reviews, photos, and tourist information, refer to the New Orleans trip tool.

Fly from Miami to New Orleans in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Miami to New Orleans. Traveling from Miami in April, you will find days in New Orleans are a bit cooler (25°C), and nights are about the same (25°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Dallas.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
Garden District ©
Garden District
The National WWII Museum ©
The National WWII Museum
Audubon Zoo ©
Audubon Zoo

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Dallas

Dallas ©

Big D

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.
On the 9th (Thu), make a trip to Top O'Hill Terrace, see the interesting displays at The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza, and then have some family-friendly fun at The Escape Game Dallas.

To find photos, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read Dallas trip tool.

Traveling by flight from New Orleans to Dallas takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from New Orleans in April, plan for somewhat warmer days in Dallas, with highs around 29°C, while nights are a bit cooler with lows around 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Dallas

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Top O'Hill Terrace ©
Top O'Hill Terrace
The Escape Game Dallas ©
The Escape Game Dallas
The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza ©
The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza

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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.
Grand Canyon National Park is known for nature, trails, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, hike along South Kaibab Trail, tour the pleasant surroundings at Rim Trail, and get great views at Grandview Point.

To see more things to do, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Grand Canyon National Park holiday builder tool.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Dallas to Grand Canyon National Park takes 9 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Dallas to Grand Canyon National Park is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Dallas in April, you will find days in Grand Canyon National Park are a bit cooler (19°C), and nights are colder (-3°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

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

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Las Vegas

Las Vegas ©

Sin City

Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Change things up with a short trip to Hoover Dam in Boulder City (about 50 minutes away). There's still lots to do: explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, admire the local landmark of Fountains of Bellagio, admire the natural beauty at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, and try to win big at Bellagio Hotel and Casino.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, use the Las Vegas itinerary planning app.

Getting from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: take a shuttle; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas is minus 1 hour. While traveling from Grand Canyon National Park, expect a bit warmer days and much hotter nights in Las Vegas, ranging from highs of 31°C to lows of 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Wawona.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks · Shopping · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area ©
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area
The Strip ©
The Strip

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Wawona

Wawona ©
Wawona is a census-designated place in Mariposa County, California. Change things up with these side-trips from Wawona: Yosemite National Park (Yosemite, Tunnel View, Vernal Fall, &more). The adventure continues: hit the slopes at Badger Pass Ski Area, appreciate the extensive heritage of Wawona Hotel, National Historic Landmark, trek along Mariposa Grove, and take in the dramatic scenery at Chilnualna Falls.

To see ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Wawona online trip maker.

Explore your travel options from Las Vegas to Wawona with the Route module. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Las Vegas in April since evenings lows in Wawona dip to 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Wawona

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Winter Sports

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Badger Pass Ski Area ©
Badger Pass Ski Area
Half Dome ©
Half Dome

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San Francisco

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Mon): head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, then take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, and then steep yourself in history at Golden Gate Bridge. On the 21st (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: browse the different shops at Ferry Building Marketplace, then don't miss a visit to Book Passage, then take in nature's colorful creations at Japanese Tea Garden, and finally stroll around Golden Gate Park.

For reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the San Francisco day trip planning app.

Getting from Wawona to San Francisco by car takes about 4 hours. Traveling from Wawona in April, expect nights in San Francisco to be about the same, around 12°C, while days are slightly colder, around 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks · Historic Sites · Tours · Nature
Highlights from your plan
Walking tours
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island

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