37 days in United States Itinerary

37 days in United States Itinerary

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37 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly:  17​h
1
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h
2
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
3
Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
bus + Fly:  10​h 15​min
4
Chicago
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
5
Washington DC
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
6
New York City
— 4 nights
bus + Fly:  8​h 45​min
7
Seattle
— 2 nights
Fly:  7​h 45​min
8
New Orleans
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h 45​min
9
Los Angeles
— 3 nights
Fly:  8​h 30​min
10
Orlando
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h
11
Boston
— 2 nights
Fly + bus:  5​h 15​min
12
Niagara Falls
— 3 nights
bus + Fly:  8​h 45​min
13
Santa Monica
— 2 nights
bus + Fly:  18​h 15​min
End: Sydney

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nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
San Francisco is known for nature, museums, nightlife, shopping, and childrens museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, browse the different shops at Ferry Building Marketplace, get to know the fascinating history of Filbert Steps, and make a trip to Golden Gate Park.

To find traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our San Francisco road trip planning app .

Sydney, Australia to San Francisco is an approximately 17-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight, shuttle, and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 18 hours traveling from Sydney to San Francisco. While traveling from Sydney, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in San Francisco, ranging from highs of 25°C to lows of 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Shopping Childrens Museums
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

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.
Step out of Las Vegas to go to Boulder City and see Hoover Dam, which is approximately 50 minutes away. There's much more to do: admire the local landmark of Bellagio Fountains, see the interesting displays at The Mob Museum, shop like a local with The Strip, and take in breathtaking views at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area.

To see reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Las Vegas trip itinerary site .

Traveling by flight from San Francisco to Las Vegas takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Plan for much hotter temperatures traveling from San Francisco in June, with highs in Las Vegas at 46°C and lows at 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) to allow time to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Shopping Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Hoover Dam
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
The Strip ©
The Strip

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Wed): trek along Bright Angel Trail. On the 25th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get great views at Mather Point and then trek along Rim Trail.

For more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Grand Canyon National Park road trip planner.

Getting from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park by combination of car and flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a shuttle. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is 1 hour. Traveling from Las Vegas in June, expect nights in Grand Canyon National Park to be colder, around 6°C, while days are little chillier, around 34°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) early enough to travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Outdoors Parks Trails
Highlights from your plan
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail
Mather Point ©
Mather Point

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nights
Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Fri): admire all the interesting features of Wrigley Field, get to know the fascinating history of Millennium Park, then pause for some photo ops at Cloud Gate, then explore the world behind art at The Art Institute of Chicago, and finally admire the striking features of Reliance Building. Keep things going the next day: take in panoramic vistas at Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower, then get curious at Museum of Science and Industry, then admire nature's wide array of creatures at Shedd Aquarium, and finally make a trip to Buckingham Fountain.

To see photos, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Chicago online tour itinerary planner .

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Grand Canyon National Park to Chicago in 10.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus, shuttle, and flight; or drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Chicago due to the time zone difference. Plan for warmer nights when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in June since evenings lows in Chicago dip to 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) early enough to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums Childrens Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
Wrigley Field ©
Wrigley Field
Museum of Science and Industry ©
Museum of Science and Industry

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sun): examine the collection at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Art, then appreciate the history behind Vietnam Veterans Memorial, then appreciate the history behind Lincoln Memorial, and finally pause for some photo ops at Jefferson Memorial. Here are some ideas for day two: get a sense of history and politics at United States Capitol, then examine the collection at National Air and Space Museum, then learn more about the world around you at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, and finally get a sense of history and politics at White House.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read our Washington DC vacation tool .

Fly from Chicago to Washington DC in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Chicago to Washington DC. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Washington DC when traveling from Chicago in June, with lows around 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Tue) so you can travel to New York City.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums
Highlights from your plan
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art

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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.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, shopping, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: go for a walk through Central Park, don't miss a visit to Empire State Building, take a stroll through Times Square, and take in panoramic vistas at Top of the Rock.

To see other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read New York City online travel planner .

Traveling by flight from Washington DC to New York City takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Washington DC in June, expect nights in New York City to be about the same, around 21°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 31°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Seattle.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums 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

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nights
Seattle

Seattle ©
Nicknamed the "Emerald City" because of its abundant evergreen trees, Seattle is the cultural and business center of the Pacific Northwest, as well as a popular holiday destination.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sat): take in panoramic vistas at Space Needle, then admire the masterpieces at Chihuly Garden and Glass, then take in the waterfront at Hiram M. Chittenden Locks, and finally wander the streets of Pike Place Market. On the next day, see the interesting displays at The Museum of Flight, meet the residents at Seattle Aquarium, then get in on the family fun at Seattle Great Wheel, and finally admire all the interesting features of Safeco Field.

For maps, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, use the Seattle trip itinerary planner.

Getting from New York City to Seattle by combination of bus and flight takes about 9 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. Traveling from New York City to Seattle, you'll gain 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from New York City in July, expect Seattle to be a bit cooler, temps between 30°C and 18°C. On the 6th (Mon), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to New Orleans.

Things to do in Seattle

Parks Museums Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Seattle Aquarium ©
Seattle Aquarium
Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Space Needle ©
Space Needle

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nights
New Orleans

New Orleans ©
Known for its Creole cuisine, rich musical tradition, and nearby swamps and plantations, New Orleans is one of the nation's oldest cities.
On the 7th (Tue), take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Louis Cathedral, look for gifts at Faulkner House Books, then brush up on your military savvy at The National WWII Museum, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Garden District. Keep things going the next day: don't miss a visit to Jackson Square, make a trip to Arcadian Books, and then get to know the fascinating history of French Quarter.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read New Orleans online tour itinerary builder .

You can fly from Seattle to New Orleans in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Seattle to New Orleans. Traveling from Seattle in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in New Orleans, with lows of 31°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) early enough to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Garden District ©
Garden District
The National WWII Museum
The National WWII Museum
St. Louis Cathedral ©
St. Louis Cathedral

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Thu): make an unforgettable trip to Disneyland Park. Keep things going the next day: see the interesting displays at The Getty Center, then make a trip to Hollywood Walk of Fame, then admire the striking features of Walt Disney Concert Hall, and finally look and learn at Griffith Observatory.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Los Angeles using our trip planner.

Fly from New Orleans to Los Angeles in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 2 hours. Traveling from New Orleans in July, Los Angeles is slightly colder at night with lows of 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Sat) to allow time for travel to Orlando.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Disneyland Park
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Griffith Observatory ©
Griffith Observatory

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nights
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 12th (Sun): make an unforgettable trip to Walt Disney World Resort. Keep things going the next day: find something for the whole family at Universal Orlando Resort.

For ratings, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Orlando trip itinerary website .

You can fly from Los Angeles to Orlando in 8.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and flight; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is 3 hours. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Los Angeles in July: high temperatures in Orlando hover around 38°C and lows are around 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Boston.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks Fun & Games Nightlife
Highlights from your plan
Happily Ever After Fireworks ©
Happily Ever After Fireworks
Walt Disney World Resort ©
Walt Disney World Resort
Universal Orlando Resort ©
Universal Orlando Resort

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Boston

Boston ©
Rich in museums, restaurants, shops, and historical sites, Boston attracts over 16 million visitors each year. New England's largest and most influential city, Boston ranks among the world's major centers of education and culture.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Wed): buy something for everyone on your list at Faneuil Hall Marketplace, explore the world behind art at Museum of Fine Arts, and then admire all the interesting features of Fenway Park. Here are some ideas for day two: stroll the grounds of Granary Burying Ground and then get to know the fascinating history of Freedom Trail.

To find more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Boston trip site .

Getting from Orlando to Boston by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Traveling from Orlando in July, expect Boston to be slightly colder, temps between 33°C and 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Niagara Falls.

Things to do in Boston

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Museum of Fine Arts ©
Museum of Fine Arts
Fenway Park ©
Fenway Park
Freedom Trail ©
Freedom Trail

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Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls ©
The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S.
On the 17th (Fri), admire the striking features of Frank Lloyd Wright's Darwin D. Martin House Complex, explore the fascinating underground world of Cave of the Winds, then examine the collection at Niagara Falls Underground Railroad Heritage Center, and finally admire the sheer force of Niagara Falls. On the 18th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: meet the residents at Aquarium of Niagara, enjoy breathtaking views from Niagara Falls Observation Tower, and then try to win big at Seneca Niagara Casino.

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

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Boston to Niagara Falls takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. In July, daytime highs in Niagara Falls are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Sun) to allow time for travel to Santa Monica.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Parks Nature Casinos

Side Trips

Niagara Jet Adventures, Frank Lloyd Wright's Darwin D. Martin House Complex
Highlights from your plan
Niagara Jet Adventures ©
Niagara Jet Adventures
Cave of the Winds ©
Cave of the Winds
Niagara Falls ©
Niagara Falls

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Santa Monica

Santa Monica ©
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.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Mon): shop like a local with Third Street Promenade, then admire the majestic nature at Santa Monica State Beach, then take a leisurely stroll along Santa Monica Pier, and finally don't miss a visit to Santa Monica Yacht Harbor Sign.

For other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, use the Santa Monica trip itinerary planner .

Do a combination of bus and flight from Niagara Falls to Santa Monica in 9 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from Niagara Falls to Santa Monica. When traveling from Niagara Falls in July, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Santa Monica: temperatures range from 28°C by day to 21°C at night. On the 21st (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Santa Monica

Shopping Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Rodeo Drive
Highlights from your plan
Third Street Promenade ©
Third Street Promenade
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier
Santa Monica State Beach ©
Santa Monica State Beach

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