38 days in United States Itinerary

38 days in United States Itinerary

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38 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Hyderabad
Fly + bus:  19​h 30​min
1
New York City
— 6 nights
train:  1​h 30​min
2
Philadelphia
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h
3
Chicago
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
4
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
5
Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  7​h 30​min
6
Los Angeles
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
7
Seattle
— 2 nights
+2
Fly + subway + bus:  6​h 45​min
8
Napa
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h
9
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Fly:  6​h 15​min
10
New Orleans
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 15​min
11
Miami Beach
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h
12
Washington DC
— 4 nights
+2
subway + bus + Fly:  21​h
End: Hyderabad

6
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.
Head to Fifth Avenue and Astor Wines & Spiritsfor some retail therapy. There's lots more to do: go for a walk through Central Park, explore the world behind art at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, look for gifts at Tiffany & Co., and pause for some photo ops at Statue of Liberty National Monument.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the New York City online trip maker .

Hyderabad, India to New York City is an approximately 19.5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time is minus 10 hours. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from Hyderabad in April, with highs in New York City at 19°C and lows at 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) to allow enough time to take a bus to Philadelphia.

Things to do in New York City

Shopping Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
Fifth Avenue ©
Fifth Avenue
Tiffany & Co. ©
Tiffany & Co.

2
nights
Philadelphia

Philadelphia ©
Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Mon): appreciate the history behind Liberty Bell Center. On the 1st (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the local landmark of Longwood Gardens, then browse the exhibits of Independence Hall, and then hunt for treasures at Reading Terminal Market.

To see reviews, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Philadelphia online driving holiday planner .

Getting from New York City to Philadelphia by bus takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. In April, daily temperatures in Philadelphia can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) to allow time to travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Parks Nightlife Museums

Side Trip

Longwood Gardens
Highlights from your plan
Longwood Gardens ©
Longwood Gardens
Reading Terminal Market ©
Reading Terminal Market
Barnes Foundation ©
Barnes Foundation

3
nights
Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Chicago is known for museums, historic sites, nightlife, zoos & aquariums, and childrens museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get a taste of the local shopping with The Magnificent Mile, tour the pleasant surroundings at Milton Lee Olive Park, take in panoramic vistas at Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower, and get curious at Museum of Science and Industry.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Chicago travel itinerary planner .

Getting from Philadelphia to Chicago by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or drive. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Philadelphia to Chicago due to the time zone difference. May in Chicago sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) early enough to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Chicago

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

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.
For shopping fun, head to The Strip or The Grand Canal Shoppes at The Venetian. Step out of Las Vegas to go to Boulder City and see Hoover Dam, which is approximately 42 minutes away. There's much more to do: ponder the design of Bellagio Fountains, take in nature's colorful creations at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, take in the dramatic natural features at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, and examine the collection at The Mob Museum.

For more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Las Vegas day trip app .

Traveling by flight from Chicago to Las Vegas takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -2 hour difference. Traveling from Chicago in May, expect Las Vegas to be somewhat warmer, temps between 36°C and 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Shopping Nature

Side Trip

Hoover Dam
Highlights from your plan
The Strip ©
The Strip

2
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 9th (Wed): trek along Bright Angel Trail. Keep things going the next day: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, shop like a local with Lookout Studio, and then stop by Canyon Village Marketplace.

To find more things to do, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read Grand Canyon National Park online trip builder .

Do a combination of car and flight from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Las Vegas in May, plan for a bit cooler days and colder nights in Grand Canyon National Park: temperatures range from 24°C by day to 0°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can go by car to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Trails Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail
Canyon Village Marketplace ©
Canyon Village Marketplace
Lookout Studio ©
Lookout Studio

4
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.
Head to Bergamot Station and Melrose Trading Postfor plenty of shopping. Explore Los Angeles' surroundings by going to Disneyland Park (in Anaheim) and Montana Avenue (in Santa Monica). Pack the 14th (Mon) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. There's much more to do: take a stroll through Abbot Kinney Boulevard, stop by Hollywood & Highland, get to know the fascinating history of Hollywood Walk of Fame, and examine the collection at The Getty Center.

To see maps, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles trip itinerary planning tool .

Drive from Grand Canyon National Park to Los Angeles in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, taxi, and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Los Angeles due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in May, expect nights in Los Angeles to be warmer, around 17°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) so you can travel to Seattle.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Shopping Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Santa Monica, Disneyland Park
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Bergamot Station ©
Bergamot Station
Melrose Trading Post ©
Melrose Trading Post

2
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.
On the 15th (Tue), examine the collection at The Museum of Flight, then take in panoramic vistas at Space Needle, then admire the masterpieces at Chihuly Garden and Glass, and finally wander the streets of Pike Place Market. Keep things going the next day: look for gifts at Elliott Bay Book Company, then explore the wide array of goods at Nordstrom, then look for gifts at Chukar Cherries, and finally meet the residents at Seattle Aquarium.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read our Seattle online tour planner .

Traveling by combination of train and flight from Los Angeles to Seattle takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Traveling from Los Angeles in May, expect Seattle to be a bit cooler, temps between 23°C and 12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) early enough to travel to Napa.

Things to do in Seattle

Shopping Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market
Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Elliott Bay Book Company ©
Elliott Bay Book Company

3
nights
Napa

Located just 80 km (50 mi) north of San Francisco, Napa sits at the southern end of the scenic Napa Valley, one of the world's major wine regions.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Thu): indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink. Keep things going the next day: do a tasting at V. Sattui Winery, stop by Dean & DeLuca, then enjoy unforgettable views with a balloon tour, and finally stop by Oxbow Public Market.

To see reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Napa vacation app .

Traveling by combination of flight, subway, and bus from Seattle to Napa takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, subway, and bus; or drive. Traveling from Seattle in May, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Napa, with lows of 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Sat) to allow time for the car ride to San Francisco.

Things to do in Napa

Tours Outdoors Shopping

Side Trips

St. Helena, Oakville
Highlights from your plan
Wine Tours & Tastings
Oxbow Public Market ©
Oxbow Public Market
Oakville Grocery ©
Oakville Grocery

3
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
For shopping fun, head to Ferry Building Marketplace or Ferry Plaza Farmers Market. There's still lots to do: wander the streets of Union Square, buy something for everyone on your list at Ghirardelli Square, stop by Vital Tea Leaf, and snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the San Francisco trip planner .

You can drive from Napa to San Francisco in an hour. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and subway; or take a bus. While traveling from Napa, expect little chillier days and a bit warmer nights in San Francisco, ranging from highs of 23°C to lows of 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in San Francisco

Shopping Parks Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Ferry Building Marketplace ©
Ferry Building Marketplace
Ferry Plaza Farmers Market ©
Ferry Plaza Farmers Market
Union Square ©
Union Square

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Wed): brush up on your military savvy at The National WWII Museum, then hunt for treasures at Frenchmen Street, and then take a stroll through Royal Street.

For reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the New Orleans trip itinerary planner.

Getting from San Francisco to New Orleans by flight takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight, taxi, and bus; or drive. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from San Francisco to New Orleans due to the time zone difference. Traveling from San Francisco in May, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in New Orleans, with lows of 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) so you can travel to Miami Beach.

Things to do in New Orleans

Museums Neighborhoods Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
The National WWII Museum
The National WWII Museum
Royal Street ©
Royal Street
Frenchmen Street ©
Frenchmen Street

2
nights
Miami Beach

Miami Beach ©
Separated by water from the neighboring city of Miami, Miami Beach sits on a barrier island between Biscayne Bay and the Atlantic Ocean.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Thu): see the interesting displays at Vizcaya Museum and Gardens, then shop like a local with Aventura Mall, and then buy something for everyone on your list at Lincoln Road. Keep things going the next day: get a taste of the local shopping with Espanola Way, then take a stroll through Ocean Drive, then buy something for everyone on your list at Bayside Marketplace, and finally browse the different shops at Sawgrass Mills.

To find ratings, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Miami Beach trip itinerary maker website .

Traveling by combination of flight, tram, and bus from New Orleans to Miami Beach takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from New Orleans to Miami Beach due to the time zone difference. When traveling from New Orleans in May, plan for somewhat warmer days in Miami Beach, with highs around 36°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Sat) to allow time for travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Miami Beach

Shopping Neighborhoods Historic Sites

Side Trips

Miami, Sawgrass Mills, Aventura Mall, Village of Merrick Park
Highlights from your plan
Lincoln Road ©
Lincoln Road
Aventura Mall ©
Aventura Mall
Sawgrass Mills ©
Sawgrass Mills

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nights
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.
Head to Takoma Park Farmers Market and Eastern Marketfor plenty of shopping. There's lots more to do: explore the activities along Tidal Basin, ponder the world of politics at White House, explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Art, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at National Zoological Park.

To find more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Washington DC trip planner .

Do a combination of bus, tram, and flight from Miami Beach to Washington DC in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Traveling from Miami Beach in May, expect Washington DC to be slightly colder, temps between 29°C and 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Takoma Park Farmers Market
Highlights from your plan
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
Eastern Market ©
Eastern Market
Takoma Park Farmers Market ©
Takoma Park Farmers Market

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