36 days in United States Itinerary

36 days in United States Itinerary

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New York City
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Niagara Falls
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Los Angeles
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San Francisco
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Las Vegas
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Miami
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Orlando
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Atlanta
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Abingdon
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Williamsburg
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McLean
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Washington DC
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Harrisburg
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Philadelphia
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New York City

— 5 nights

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.
Get in touch with nature at Narwhal Yacht Charters and Gateway National Recreation. Shop till you drop at Fifth Avenue and Artists & Fleas at Chelsea Market. Next up on the itinerary: wander the streets of Times Square, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Paul's Chapel, appreciate the history behind 9/11 Memorial, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Patrick's Cathedral.

To see reviews, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the New York City travel route tool.

Mumbai, India to New York City is an approximately 19.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time is minus 10.5 hours. Traveling from Mumbai in June, expect New York City to be slightly colder, temps between 31°C and 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) early enough to travel to Niagara Falls.

Things to do in New York City

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods

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Niagara Falls

— 1 night

Honeymoon Capital of the World

The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Sat): Head underground at Cave of the Winds.

For photos, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Niagara Falls trip builder.

Traveling by flight from New York City to Niagara Falls takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from New York City in June, expect little chillier with lows of 17°C in Niagara Falls. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 1st (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Casinos · Fun & Games · Nature · Parks

Los Angeles

— 4 nights

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.
Get outdoors at Santa Monica State Beach and Kenneth Hahn State Recreation Area. Popular historic sites such as Santa Monica Pier and Hollywood Walk of Fame are in your itinerary. Explore Los Angeles' surroundings by going to Santa Monica (Santa Monica Mountains, Bergamot Station, &more). There's still lots to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Venice Beach and Boardwalk, take a stroll through Abbot Kinney Boulevard, get a taste of the local shopping with The Grove, and look for gifts at LA Farmers' Market.

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Fly from Niagara Falls to Los Angeles in 9 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Niagara Falls to Los Angeles, you'll gain 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 33°C in July, and nighttime lows around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Parks · Shopping · Wildlife · Nature

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San Francisco

— 5 nights

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
We've included these beaches for you: Fitzgerald J V Marine Reserve and Fort Funston National Park. Get some historical perspective at Alcatraz Island and Golden Gate Bridge. Step out of San Francisco with an excursion to Wine Tours & Tastings in Napa--about 1h 10 min away. There's lots more to do: take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, browse the different shops at Ferry Building Marketplace, get great views at Twin Peaks, and browse the eclectic array of goods at Ferry Plaza Farmers Market.

To see more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the San Francisco planner.

Traveling by flight from Los Angeles to San Francisco takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Los Angeles in July: high temperatures in San Francisco hover around 26°C and lows are around 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) so you can travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Wineries

Side Trips

Las Vegas

— 3 nights

Sin City

Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Shop till you drop at The Strip and Barneys New York. Take a break from the city and head to Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area and Lake Mead National Recreation Area. There's lots more to do: examine the collection at The Mob Museum, try to win big at Bellagio Hotel and Casino, admire the local landmark of Fountains of Bellagio, and browse the different shops at The Grand Canal Shoppes at The Venetian Resort.

To see more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Las Vegas journey maker website.

Traveling by flight from San Francisco to Las Vegas takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for much hotter temperatures traveling from San Francisco in July, with highs in Las Vegas at 47°C and lows at 32°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Fri) to allow time for travel to Miami.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Casinos · Shopping · Fun & Games · Parks

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Miami

— 4 nights

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.
We've included these beaches for you: South Beach and Fort Lauderdale Beach. Visit Art Deco Historic District and Freedom Tower at Miami Dade College for their historical value. Change things up with these side-trips from Miami: Shark Valley Visitor Center (in Everglades National Park) and Hollywood Beach (in Hollywood). The adventure continues: stroll through Lincoln Road, shop like a local with Bayside Marketplace, get a taste of local nightlife at Art Deco Tours, and don't miss a visit to Ocean Drive.

For ratings, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Miami holiday maker tool.

Fly from Las Vegas to Miami in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Las Vegas to Miami is 3 hours. Traveling from Las Vegas in July, expect nights in Miami to be about the same, around 30°C, while days are slightly colder, around 38°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) so you can travel to Orlando.

Things to do in Miami

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Shopping

Side Trips

Orlando

— 2 nights

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.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Wed): make an unforgettable trip to Walt Disney World Resort. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Thu): make an unforgettable trip to Happily Ever After Fireworks, then stop by The LEGO Store, and then buy something for everyone on your list at Disney Springs.

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Traveling by flight from Miami to Orlando takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. July in Orlando sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 28°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) early enough to travel to Atlanta.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks · Shopping · Nightlife

Atlanta

— 1 night

The Capital of the South

Georgia’s largest city and capital, Atlanta is a thriving metropolis anchored by its southern roots.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Fri): steep yourself in history at Centennial Olympic Park and then catch a live performance at Fox Theatre.

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Getting from Orlando to Atlanta by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 37°C, and evening lows to 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) early enough to travel to Abingdon.

Things to do in Atlanta

Nightlife · Historic Sites · Parks

Abingdon

— 2 nights
Abingdon is a town in Washington County, Virginia, United States, southwest of Roanoke. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sat): view the masterpieces at Southwest Virginia Cultural Center & Marketplace, take an in-depth tour of The Birthplace of Country Music Museum, then don't miss a visit to Downtown State Street, and finally learn about winemaking at Abingdon Vineyards. On your second day here, explore by horseback at Virginia Creeper Trail Club, look for gifts at Abingdon Olive Oil Company, and then admire the masterpieces at William King Museum of Art.

For photos, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, use the Abingdon day trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Atlanta to Abingdon takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of subway, bus, and taxi. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Atlanta in July; daily highs in Abingdon reach 34°C and lows reach 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) so you can go by car to Williamsburg.

Things to do in Abingdon

Museums · Outdoors · Trails · Parks

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Williamsburg

— 2 nights

Colonial Capital

Founded in 1632 as a fortified settlement on the high ground between two rivers, Williamsburg served as a colonial capital of Virginia for over 80 years.
On the 23rd (Mon), steep yourself in history at Jamestown Settlement, then do a tasting at Williamsburg Winery, and then get engrossed in the history at Colonial Williamsburg. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stop by Yankee Candle Company, then enjoy the sand and surf at Yorktown Beach, then steep yourself in history at Governor's Palace, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Bruton Parish Episcopal Church.

To find maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Williamsburg trip planning website.

Getting from Abingdon to Williamsburg by car takes about 6 hours. Other options: fly; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Traveling from Abingdon in July, things will get a bit warmer in Williamsburg: highs are around 38°C and lows about 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) to allow time to travel to McLean.

Things to do in Williamsburg

Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trip

McLean

— 2 nights
McLean is a census-designated place (CDP) in Fairfax County in Northern Virginia. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Wed): explore the activities along Great Falls Park. Here are some ideas for day two: look for all kinds of wild species at Scott's Run Nature Preserve, take a stroll through Reston Town Center, and then steep yourself in history at Cherry Hill Farmhouse.

To see photos, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the McLean trip planner.

Getting from Williamsburg to McLean by car takes about 2.5 hours. July in McLean sees daily highs of 37°C and lows of 26°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) so you can drive to Washington DC.

Things to do in McLean

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Washington DC

— 1 night
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.
On the 27th (Fri), explore the activities along Tidal Basin, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Arlington National Cemetery, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier.

To see where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read Washington DC trip planner.

Washington DC is just a short distance from McLean. In July, plan for daily highs up to 37°C, and evening lows to 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) early enough to drive to Harrisburg.

Things to do in Washington DC

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks

Side Trip

Harrisburg

— 1 night
Harrisburg is the capital city of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania in the United States, and the county seat of Dauphin County. On the 28th (Sat), explore the striking landscape at Indian Echo Caverns, look for gifts at Farmstead Farmers Market, and then try your luck at Hollywood Casino at Penn National Race Course.

For more things to do, maps, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Harrisburg online day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Washington DC to Harrisburg takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Traveling from Washington DC in July, expect little chillier with lows of 23°C in Harrisburg. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Philadelphia.

Things to do in Harrisburg

Casinos · Fun & Games · Nature · Parks

Side Trips

Philadelphia

— 1 night

The City of Brotherly Love

Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sun): wander the streets of Rittenhouse Square, ponder the world of politics at Independence Hall, explore the striking landscape of Independence National Historical Park, then contemplate the long history of Liberty Bell Center, and finally hunt for treasures at Reading Terminal Market.

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Drive from Harrisburg to Philadelphia in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in July, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Historic Sites · Shopping · Nature · Parks

United States travel guide

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Specialty Museums · Beaches · Historic Sites
More than the country of car-packed streets seen in TV shows and movies, the United States of America is a complex and diverse home to over 300 million people living in a wide range of landscapes and climates. From its big-city skyscrapers to its sprawling natural parks, the country's ''melting pot'' combines many ethnic groups that share a strong sense of national identity despite their cultural differences. A country of road trips and big blue skies, the United States harbors orderly cities filled with restaurants, parks, museums, and innumerable sightseeing opportunities, as well as pristine natural areas perfect for a holiday in the great outdoors. To see as much as you can of this diverse land quickly, drive over some of the more than 6 million km (4 million mi) of highways leading through deserts, mountain peaks, fertile fields, and giant urban centers.