41 days in United States Itinerary

41 days in United States Itinerary

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41 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly:  17​h
1
San Francisco
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h
2
Las Vegas
— 4 nights
Fly:  6​h
3
Nashville
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
4
Washington DC
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
5
New York City
— 6 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
6
Miami
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
7
New Orleans
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
8
Dallas
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
9
San Diego
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
10
Los Angeles
— 6 nights
Fly:  17​h 45​min
End: Sydney

4
nights
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, parks, nightlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Golden Gate Bridge, engage your brain at California Academy of Sciences, get great views at Twin Peaks, and steep yourself in history at Alcatraz Island.

To see where to stay, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the San Francisco trip planner.

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. The time zone changes from Australian Eastern Standard Time (New South Wales) to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -18 hour difference. Traveling from Sydney in December, expect San Francisco to be cooler, temps between 17°C and 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) to allow time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in San Francisco

Museums Parks Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Beer Tastings & Tours
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island

4
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.
Go for a jaunt from Las Vegas to Boulder City to see Hoover Dam about 50 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: admire the local landmark of Fountains of Bellagio, see the interesting displays at The Mob Museum, appreciate the extensive heritage of The Strip, and take in panoramic vistas at Eiffel Tower Viewing Deck.

To see photos, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Las Vegas route builder app .

Getting from San Francisco to Las Vegas by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from San Francisco in December, expect slightly colder with lows of 4°C in Las Vegas. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Nashville.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Fun & Games Shopping

Side Trip

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

2
nights
Nashville

Nashville ©
Known as the capital of country music, the thriving city of Nashville combines old-world southern charm with a progressive urban flair.
Take a break from Nashville with a short trip to Casey Jones Distillery in Hopkinsville, about 1h 20 min away. Next up on the itinerary: get your game on at The Escape Game Nashville (Berry Hill), take an in-depth tour of The Johnny Cash Museum & Cafe, take in the history at Lotz House Museum, and learn the secrets of beer at a beer tour and tasting.

For reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Nashville trip itinerary builder tool .

Getting from Las Vegas to Nashville by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Las Vegas to Nashville is 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 13°C in December, and nighttime lows around 2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) so you can travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Nashville

Museums Fun & Games Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

Lotz House Museum, Casey Jones Distillery
Highlights from your plan
Casey Jones Distillery ©
Casey Jones Distillery
BATL - The Backyard Axe Throwing League ©

4
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.
Washington DC is known for museums, historic sites, nightlife, zoos & aquariums, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Art, get a new perspective on nature at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Washington National Cathedral, and examine the collection at National Air and Space Museum.

For traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Washington DC journey maker app .

Traveling by flight from Nashville to Washington DC takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is 1 hour. In December, daytime highs in Washington DC are 12°C, while nighttime lows are 3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) so you can travel to New York City.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum ©

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.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, shopping, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, appreciate the history behind Statue of Liberty National Monument, enjoy breathtaking views from Empire State Building, and contemplate the long history of 9/11 Memorial.

To see ratings, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, refer to the New York City online trip builder .

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 January, plan for a bit cooler nights in New York City, with lows around -5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) so you can travel to Miami.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks 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

2
nights
Miami

Miami ©
Florida’s mecca of fun in the sun, the lively tropical metropolis of Miami is one of the world’s top vacation spots.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Thu): take an in-depth tour of Black Police Precinct and Courthouse Museum, then look for all kinds of wild species at Shark Valley Visitor Center, and then head outdoors with Osceola panthers. Here are some ideas for day two: examine the collection at Vizcaya Museum and Gardens, then take in nature's colorful creations at Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden, then enjoy some diversion at Lock & Load Miami, and finally see the interesting displays at Lock & Load Museum.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Miami online journey builder .

You can fly from New York City to Miami in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Plan for much hotter temperatures traveling from New York City in January, with highs in Miami at 29°C and lows at 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Miami

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Everglades National Park, Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden
Highlights from your plan
Lock & Load Museum ©
Lock & Load Museum
Shark Valley Visitor Center ©
Shark Valley Visitor Center
Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden ©
Fairchild Tropical Botanic Garden

4
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.
New Orleans is known for historic sites, museums, nightlife, parks, and classes. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: learn about all things military at The National WWII Museum, walk around New Orleans City Park, get to know the fascinating history of Garden District, and get to know the resident critters at Audubon Zoo.

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You can fly from Miami to New Orleans in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Miami to New Orleans. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Miami in January: high temperatures in New Orleans hover around 17°C and lows are around 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Dallas.

Things to do in New Orleans

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

2
nights
Dallas

Dallas ©
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 15th (Wed), head outdoors with Texas Greenbelt Trinity River Trail, then steep yourself in history at Top O'Hill Terrace, and then explore the world behind art at Kimbell Art Museum. On the 16th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the landscape on two wheels at Local Hub Bicycle Co. and then have some family-friendly fun at Corky's Gaming Bistro.

To see more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Dallas trip itinerary planning app .

Fly from New Orleans to Dallas in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or drive. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from New Orleans in January since evenings lows in Dallas dip to 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can travel to San Diego.

Things to do in Dallas

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trips

Top O'Hill Terrace, Texas Greenbelt Trinity River Trail, Kimbell Art Museum, Corky's Gaming Bistro
Highlights from your plan
Corky's Gaming Bistro ©
Corky's Gaming Bistro
Top O'Hill Terrace ©
Top O'Hill Terrace
Kimbell Art Museum ©
Kimbell Art Museum

4
nights
San Diego

San Diego ©
Divided into neighborhoods with distinct characters and cultural heritages, San Diego sits just north of the Mexican border and offers visitors a blend of tourist attractions, including a lively nightlife, diverse cuisine, and a thriving musical scene.
Go for a jaunt from San Diego to Encinitas to see Self Realization Fellowship Hermitage & Meditation Gardens about 30 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: meet the residents at San Diego Zoo, let little ones run wild at Balboa Park, look for all kinds of wild species at Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve, and examine the collection at USS Midway Museum.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the San Diego trip itinerary builder tool .

Fly from Dallas to San Diego in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Dallas to San Diego is minus 2 hours. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Dallas in January; daily highs in San Diego reach 22°C and lows reach 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) so you can go by car to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Museums

Side Trip

Self Realization Fellowship Hermitage & Meditation Gardens
Highlights from your plan
San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
USS Midway Museum ©
USS Midway Museum
Balboa Park ©
Balboa Park

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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.
Explore Los Angeles' surroundings by going to Anaheim (Disneyland Park & Disney California Adventure Park). And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at The Getty Center, don't miss a visit to Walt Disney Concert Hall, admire the masterpieces at Los Angeles County Museum of Art, and get in on the family fun at Universal Studios Hollywood.

For maps, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles trip planner .

You can drive from San Diego to Los Angeles in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or fly. In January, daytime highs in Los Angeles are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. On the 26th (Sun), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Parks

Side Trips

Anaheim, Santa Monica Pier
Highlights from your plan
Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita ©
Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center

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