42 days in United States Itinerary

42 days in United States Itinerary

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Fly
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Yosemite National Park
— 5 nights
Drive
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San Francisco
— 3 nights
Fly
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Los Angeles
— 3 nights
Fly
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Las Vegas
— 5 nights
Drive
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Grand Canyon National Park
— 5 nights
Bus to Flagstaff, Fly to New Orleans
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New Orleans
— 3 nights
Fly
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Orlando
— 3 nights
Fly
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Chicago
— 3 nights
Fly
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Washington DC
— 4 nights
Train
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New York City
— 5 nights
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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: explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point, stroll through Mariposa Grove, get great views at Yosemite, Tunnel View, and contemplate the waterfront views at Tenaya Lake.

For where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Yosemite National Park online tour itinerary planner.

Mumbai, India to Yosemite National Park is an approximately 27-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 13.5 hours traveling from Mumbai to Yosemite National Park. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Mumbai in October, with highs in Yosemite National Park at 22°C and lows at -2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) early enough to 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
Mariposa Grove ©
Hiking Trail
Mariposa Grove
4.7

3
nights
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 great views at Twin Peaks, head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, and examine the collection at Cable Car Museum.

For ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, use the San Francisco trip planner.

You can drive from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco in 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). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks · Historic Sites · Museums · Childrens Museums
Highlights from your trip
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Pier / Boardwalk
Fisherman's Wharf
3.4

3
nights
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.
Go for a jaunt from Los Angeles to Anaheim to see Disneyland Park about 36 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: take in the waterfront at Santa Monica Pier, see the interesting displays at The Getty Center, admire the striking features of Walt Disney Concert Hall, and see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory.

To see more things to do, photos, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Los Angeles trip planner.

Getting from San Francisco to Los Angeles by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In October, Los Angeles is somewhat warmer than San Francisco - with highs of 32°C and lows of 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sat) so you can travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums · Theme Parks · Childrens Museums · Nightlife

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
The Getty Center ©
Specialty Museum
The Getty Center
4.8
Disneyland Park ©
Disney Park / Activity
Disneyland Park
4.2
Santa Monica Pier ©
Pier / Boardwalk
Santa Monica Pier
4.1

5
nights
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.
Take a break from Las Vegas with a short trip to Hoover Dam in Boulder City, about 50 minutes away. There's much more to do: ponder the design of Fountains of Bellagio, see the interesting displays at The Mob Museum, try your luck at Casino At The Venetian, and take in nature's colorful creations at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Las Vegas using our trip planner.

Getting from Los Angeles to Las Vegas by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and bus. In October, daytime highs in Las Vegas are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks · Fun & Games · Casinos · Shopping

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip

5
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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.
On the 7th (Sat), hike the day away at Bright Angel Trail. There's still lots to do: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim, get great views at Mohave Point, pause for some photo ops at Powell Point, and surround yourself with nature on Buck Wild Grand Canyon Hummer Tours.

To see photos, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read Grand Canyon National Park vacation maker app.

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. When traveling from Las Vegas in November, plan for a bit cooler days and colder nights in Grand Canyon National Park: temperatures range from 14°C by day to -6°C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 11th (Wed) to wrap things up before traveling to New Orleans.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Tours
Highlights from your trip
Bright Angel Trail ©
Hiking Trail
Bright Angel Trail
4.8

3
nights
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, make a trip to Jackson Square, get to know the fascinating history of Garden District, and contemplate the long history of Our Sacred Stories.

To find photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the New Orleans online itinerary builder.

Getting from Grand Canyon National Park to New Orleans by combination of bus and flight takes about 11 hours. Other options: drive. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to New Orleans, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Grand Canyon National Park, expect somewhat warmer days and much warmer nights in New Orleans, ranging from highs of 19°C to lows of 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) so you can travel to Orlando.

Things to do in New Orleans

Highlights from your trip
The National WWII Museum ©
Military Museum
The National WWII Museum
4.8

3
nights
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.
Pack the 15th (Sun) with family-friendly diversions at Universal's Islands of Adventure. Have a day of magic on the 17th (Tue) at Walt Disney World Resort. There's still lots to do: get in on the family fun at Universal Orlando Resort.

Make your Orlando itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Traveling by flight from New Orleans to Orlando takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from New Orleans to Orlando. Traveling from New Orleans in November, you will find days in Orlando are somewhat warmer (30°C), and nights are about the same (19°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) so you can travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Orlando

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

3
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Chicago

Windy City

A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Chicago is known for museums, parks, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the world behind art at The Art Institute of Chicago, get a taste of the local shopping with Ernest Hemingway Birthplace, don't miss a visit to Buckingham Fountain, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at Shedd Aquarium.

To find more things to do, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Chicago tour planning tool.

Traveling by flight from Orlando to Chicago takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Orlando to Chicago, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Orlando in November, things will get cooler in Chicago: highs are around 11°C and lows about 1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) early enough to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums · Childrens Museums · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
Field Museum ©
Natural History Museum
Field Museum
4.5

4
nights
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: see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, get engrossed in the history at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art, and appreciate the history behind Washington Monument.

For reviews, photos, maps, and more tourist information, read Washington DC day trip app.

You can fly from Chicago to Washington DC in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. The time zone difference when traveling from Chicago to Washington DC is 1 hour. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Chicago in November: high temperatures in Washington DC hover around 17°C and lows are around 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough to take a train to New York City.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums · Zoos & Aquariums · Parks · Historic Sites
Highlights from your trip
National Air and Space Museum ©
Specialty Museum
National Air and Space Museum
4.6

5
nights
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, don't miss a visit to Rockefeller Center, pause for some photo ops at Statue of Liberty National Monument, and enjoy breathtaking views from Empire State Building.

For ratings, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read our New York City road trip planning app.

You can take a train from Washington DC to New York City in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In November in New York City, expect temperatures between 16°C during the day and 7°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

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

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