42 days in United States Itinerary

42 days in United States Itinerary

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Los Angeles
— 3 nights
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Las Vegas
— 4 nights
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Grand Canyon National Park
— 5 nights
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New Orleans
— 3 nights
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Orlando
— 4 nights
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New York City
— 5 nights
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Chicago
— 2 nights
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Yosemite National Park
— 5 nights
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San Francisco
— 3 nights
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Honolulu, Oahu
— 6 nights

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Los Angeles

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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Bergamot Station (in Santa Monica) and Disneyland Park (in Anaheim). Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at The Wende Museum of the Cold War, explore the world behind art at Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita, take a leisurely stroll along Santa Monica Pier, and look and learn at Griffith Observatory.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Los Angeles day trip app.

Melbourne, Australia to Los Angeles is an approximately 18-hour flight. Traveling from Melbourne to Los Angeles, you'll gain 18 hours due to the time zone difference. In November, daytime highs in Los Angeles are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums · Theme Parks · Nightlife · Shopping

Side Trips

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Disney Park / Activity
Disneyland Park
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Specialty Museum
The Getty Center
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Las Vegas

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.
Las Vegas is known for nightlife, shopping, and casinos. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Fountains of Bellagio, take in nature's colorful creations at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Shark Reef Aquarium at Mandalay Bay, and see the interesting displays at The Neon Museum.

To see reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Las Vegas online sightseeing planner.

You can fly from Los Angeles to Las Vegas in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Los Angeles in November, things will get slightly colder in Las Vegas: highs are around 23°C and lows about 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) so you can go by car to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Shopping · Fun & Games · Parks · Casinos
Highlights from your trip

5
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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.
Grand Canyon National Park is known for nature, trails, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, take some stellar pictures from Hopi Point, tour the pleasant surroundings at South Kaibab Trail, and stroll around Indian Garden.

For maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Grand Canyon National Park journey planning website.

You can drive from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or do a combination of flight and bus. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park due to the time zone difference. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Las Vegas in November: highs in Grand Canyon National Park hover around 14°C, while lows dip to -6°C. You will have some time to spend on the 21st (Sun) before leaving for New Orleans.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks · Trails · Outdoors · Nature
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Hiking Trail
Rim Trail
5.0

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New Orleans

New Orleans ©

The Big Easy

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, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: examine the collection at The National WWII Museum, get to know the fascinating history of Our Sacred Stories, make a trip to French Quarter, and admire the landmark architecture of St. Louis Cathedral.

To see traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our New Orleans trip planner.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Grand Canyon National Park to New Orleans in 11 hours. Another option is to drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to New Orleans due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in November: highs in New Orleans hover around 19°C, while lows dip to 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) so you can travel to Orlando.

Things to do in New Orleans

Highlights from your trip
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Military Museum
The National WWII Museum
4.8

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Orlando

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.
Have a day of magic on the 25th (Thu) at Walt Disney World Resort. Pack the 27th (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Orlando Resort. Next up on the itinerary: get in on the family fun at Universal's Islands of Adventure.

To see photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Orlando trip planning website.

Fly from New Orleans to Orlando in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from New Orleans to Orlando due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from New Orleans in November: highs in Orlando hover around 30°C, while lows dip to 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) so you can travel to New York City.

Things to do in Orlando

Highlights from your trip
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Disney Park / Activity
Walt Disney World Resort
4.3

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New York City

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: go for a walk through Central Park, make a trip to Statue of Liberty National Monument, take some stellar pictures from Top of the Rock, and admire the landmark architecture of Rockefeller Center.

To see traveler tips, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the New York City trip planner.

Fly from Orlando to New York City in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Orlando in November, plan for cooler days in New York City, with highs around 16°C, while nights are slightly colder with lows around 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) early enough to travel to Chicago.

Things to do in New York City

Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Central Park
4.8

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Chicago

Chicago ©

Windy City

A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sat): observe the fascinating underwater world at Shedd Aquarium, explore the world behind art at The Art Institute of Chicago, then don't miss a visit to Millennium Park, and finally make a trip to Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: engage your brain at Museum of Science and Industry and then admire the landmark architecture of Reliance Building.

To find out how to plan a trip to Chicago, use our trip itinerary maker.

Getting from New York City to Chicago by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from New York City to Chicago is minus 1 hour. Traveling from New York City in December, things will get little chillier in Chicago: highs are around 3°C and lows about -3°C. On the 5th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums · Parks · Childrens Museums · Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your trip

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Yosemite National Park

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.
categoryPhrases.sentence.On_the_day_spend_an_exhilarating_day_on_the_slopes_at. And it doesn't end there: make a trip to Tuolumne Grove of Giant Sequoias, get great views at Yosemite, Tunnel View, take in the dramatic natural features at Half Dome, and identify plant and animal life at Cathedral Beach Picnic Area.

For more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Yosemite National Park road trip planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Chicago to Yosemite National Park takes 11 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -2 hour difference. While traveling from Chicago, expect a bit warmer days and little chillier nights in Yosemite National Park, ranging from highs of 9°C to lows of -11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Winter Sports
Highlights from your trip
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Waterfall
Vernal Fall
4.8
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Geologic Formation
El Capitan
4.9

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San Francisco

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: step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island, get great views at Twin Peaks, walk around Golden Gate Park, and snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge.

For photos, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the San Francisco trip itinerary planning tool.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco in 7.5 hours. Another option is to drive. When traveling from Yosemite National Park in December, plan for a bit warmer days and warmer nights in San Francisco: temperatures range from 17°C by day to 8°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to travel to Honolulu.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks · Historic Sites · Museums · Childrens Museums
Highlights from your trip

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Honolulu, Oahu

Honolulu ©

Big Pineapple

In many ways much more Asian than American, Honolulu is Hawaii's largest city and its center of government, transportation, commerce, and tourism.
Explore Honolulu's surroundings by going to Kailua Beach Park (in Kailua), Ihilani Spa (in Kapolei) and Pupukea (Pu’u O Mahuka Heiau State Monument & Ehukai Beach Park). Next up on the itinerary: stroll the grounds of USS Arizona Memorial, kick back and relax at Sunset Beach Park, buy something for everyone on your list at Ala Moana Center, and explore the activities along Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve.

To see more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Honolulu road trip tool.

Fly from San Francisco to Honolulu in 8 hours. Traveling from San Francisco to Honolulu, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for much hotter weather when traveling from San Francisco in December: high temperatures in Honolulu hover around 32°C and lows are around 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Honolulu

Side Trips

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Scenic Walking Area
Diamond Head State Monument
4.7

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