40 days in United States Itinerary

40 days in United States Itinerary

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Philadelphia
— 1 night
Train
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New York City
— 4 nights
Train
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Washington DC
— 3 nights
Drive
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Avalon
— 1 night
Drive to Philadelphia International Airport, Fly to Los Angeles International Airport
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Los Angeles
— 4 nights
Drive
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Yosemite National Park
— 4 nights
Drive
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San Francisco
— 5 nights
Fly
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Las Vegas
— 1 night
Fly
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Orlando
— 3 nights
Fly to Philadelphia International Airport, Drive to Stone Harbor
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Stone Harbor
— 3 nights
Drive
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Sea Isle City
— 2 nights
Drive to Philadelphia International Airport, Fly to Grand Canyon National Park Airport
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Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
Drive
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Boulder City
— 3 nights
Fly

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Philadelphia

The City of Brotherly Love

Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
You've now added Independence National Historical Park to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Mon): explore the striking landscape of Independence National Historical Park and then make a trip to Liberty Bell Center. On the 22nd (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate the long history of Independence Hall.

To see reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Philadelphia trip builder website.

If you are flying in from United Kingdom, the closest major aiports are Philadelphia International Airport, Newark Liberty International Airport and Dover Air Force Base. In September, daily temperatures in Philadelphia can reach 31°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) early enough to catch the train to New York City.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature
Highlights from your trip
Independence Hall ©
World heritage site
Independence Hall
4.5

4
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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, take in panoramic vistas at Empire State Building, wander the streets of Times Square, and browse the exhibits of 9/11 Memorial.

For ratings, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the New York City trip itinerary maker site.

You can take a train from Philadelphia to New York City in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in September, and nighttime lows around 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) early enough to take a train to Washington DC.

Things to do in New York City

Highlights from your trip
Central Park ©
Must see
Central Park
4.8

3
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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: ponder the world of politics at White House, get engrossed in the history at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, and appreciate the history behind Washington Monument.

To see photos, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Washington DC online travel route planner.

Traveling by train from New York City to Washington DC takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In September, daytime highs in Washington DC are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) so you can travel to Avalon.

Things to do in Washington DC

Highlights from your trip
White House ©
Government Building
White House
3.8
United States Capitol ©
Government Building
United States Capitol
4.5

1
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Avalon

Avalon is a borough in Cape May County, New Jersey, on Seven Mile Island. On the 30th (Wed), admire the natural beauty at Leaming's Run Gardens and then have fun at Pirate Island Golf.

To find where to stay, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Avalon trip itinerary builder website.

Drive from Washington DC to Avalon in 3.5 hours. Traveling from Washington DC in September, you will find days in Avalon are slightly colder (29°C), and nights are about the same (19°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Avalon

Fun & Games · Parks · Golf · Outdoors

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
Pirate Island Golf ©
Mini Golf
Pirate Island Golf
4.4

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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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Staples Center as well as Hollywood Sign. Take a break from Los Angeles with a short trip to Bergamot Station in Santa Monica, about 32 minutes away. There's much more to do: take a leisurely stroll along Santa Monica Pier, immerse yourself in nature at Santa Monica State Beach, make a trip to Hollywood Walk of Fame, and get your game on at Virtual Room Los Angeles.

For reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Los Angeles holiday website.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Avalon to Los Angeles. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from Avalon to Los Angeles. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Avalon in September: highs in Los Angeles hover around 34°C, while lows dip to 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) so you can travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Fun & Games

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
Santa Monica Pier ©
Pier / Boardwalk
Santa Monica Pier
4.1

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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.
Yosemite National Park is known for nature, trails, and scenic drive. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get great views at Half Dome, explore the striking landscape at Sentinel Dome, trek along Mariposa Grove, and make a trip to Yosemite Village.

To find traveler tips, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Yosemite National Park journey planner.

Drive from Los Angeles to Yosemite National Park in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. Traveling from Los Angeles in October, expect nights in Yosemite National Park to be colder, around -2°C, while days are little chillier, around 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails
Highlights from your trip
Glacier Point ©
Must see
Glacier Point
4.9
Half Dome ©
Geologic Formation
Half Dome
4.9
Panorama Trail ©
Hiking Trail
Panorama Trail
4.9

5
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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.
San Francisco is known for nature, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, get curious at Exploratorium, make a trip to Ferry Building Marketplace, and get the lay of the land with Walking tours.

For reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our San Francisco trip maker.

Traveling by car from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco takes 4 hours. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in October, you will find days in San Francisco are a bit warmer (26°C), and nights are much hotter (15°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in San Francisco

Highlights from your trip
©
Must see
Walking tours
4.9

1
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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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Hoover Dam Bypass. Start off your visit on the 13th (Tue): make a trip to Hoover Dam Bypass, then take a stroll through The Strip, then take in panoramic vistas at High Roller, and finally see the interesting displays at The Mob Museum. On the 14th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in breathtaking views at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, then enjoy breathtaking views from Eiffel Tower Viewing Deck, then ponder the design of Fountains of Bellagio, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Las Vegas road trip site.

Traveling by flight from San Francisco to Las Vegas takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. While traveling from San Francisco, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Las Vegas, ranging from highs of 32°C to lows of 18°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) early enough to travel to Orlando.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Shopping
Highlights from your trip

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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: get in on the family fun at Universal's Islands of Adventure, make an unforgettable trip to Disney’s Hollywood Studios, laugh and play at Happily Ever After Fireworks, and pause for some serene contemplation at St James Roman Catholic Cathedral.

To find where to stay, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read Orlando day trip planning app.

You can fly from Las Vegas to Orlando in 8 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Las Vegas to Orlando, you'll lose 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Las Vegas in October, Orlando is a bit warmer at night with lows of 24°C. You'll have a few hours on the 18th (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling to Stone Harbor.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks · Fun & Games · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip

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Stone Harbor

Stone Harbor is a borough in Cape May County, New Jersey, United States, that is part of the Ocean City Metropolitan Statistical Area. You've now added Seven Mile Beach to your itinerary. Explore Stone Harbor's surroundings by going to East Point Lighthouse (in Heislerville) and Millville Army Airfield Museum (in Millville). There's lots more to do: learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Cape May County Park & Zoo, stop by The Well Dressed Olive, enjoy the sand and surf at Stone Harbor Point, and sample the tasty concoctions at Bucket Brigade Brewery.

To see photos, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Stone Harbor online tour itinerary planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Orlando to Stone Harbor. Traveling from Orlando in October, things will get slightly colder in Stone Harbor: highs are around 22°C and lows about 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) so you can go by car to Sea Isle City.

Things to do in Stone Harbor

Parks · Wineries · Zoos & Aquariums · Wildlife

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
The Wetlands Institute ©
Wildlife Area
The Wetlands Institute
4.7

2
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Sea Isle City

Sea Isle City is a city in Cape May County, New Jersey, United States. You've now added Sea Isle City Promenade to your itinerary. On the 22nd (Thu), take in the waterfront at Sea Isle City Promenade, join the crowd at Absolute Cycle Experience, and then identify plant and animal life at Maurice River Bluffs Nature Preserve.

To see reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Sea Isle City trip itinerary planning website.

Sea Isle City is very close to Stone Harbor. In October in Sea Isle City, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 13°C at night. On the 23rd (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Sea Isle City

Wildlife · Parks · Spas

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
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Spa / Wellness
Spas & Wellness
5.0

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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: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim, stop by Tusayan General Store, get great views at Mather Point, and take an unforgettable tour with a helicopter tour.

To find traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Grand Canyon National Park trip planning site.

Explore your travel options from Sea Isle City to Grand Canyon National Park with the Route module. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a -2 hour difference. Expect much colder evenings in Grand Canyon National Park when traveling from Sea Isle City in October, with lows around 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) so you can drive to Boulder City.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Tours

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
Rim Trail ©
Hiking Trail
Rim Trail
5.0
Bright Angel Trail ©
Hiking Trail
Bright Angel Trail
4.8

3
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Boulder City

Home of Hoover Dam

A desert town with an interesting history, Boulder City was created by the United States government in 1931 to provide housing for workers building the Hoover Dam, a famous Depression-era project.
Hoover Dam has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 27th (Tue): see the world from above with a helicopter tour, then admire the engineering at Hoover Dam, then pause for some photo ops at Winged Figures of the Republic Statues, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Lake Mead National Recreation Area. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 28th (Wed): admire the majestic nature at Valley of Fire State Park, admire the masterpieces at Tom Devlin's Monster Museum, and then see the interesting displays at Boulder City/Hoover Dam Museum.

To see reviews, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Boulder City online vacation planner.

You can drive from Grand Canyon National Park to Boulder City in 4 hours. Another option is to do a combination of flight and shuttle. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Boulder City, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in October: highs in Boulder City hover around 32°C, while lows dip to 17°C. You'll set off for home on the 29th (Thu).

Things to do in Boulder City

Parks · Nature · Tours · Wildlife

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip

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