43 days in United States Itinerary

43 days in United States Itinerary

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43 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Bournemouth
+2
bus + subway + Fly:  14​h
1
New Orleans
— 6 nights
Fly:  6​h
2
Phoenix
— 6 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
3
Los Angeles
— 8 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
4
Portland
— 8 nights
Fly + Drive:  8​h 30​min
5
Ponca City
— 3 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  9​h
6
New York City
— 9 nights
+2
bus + Fly + train:  13​h 30​min
End: Bournemouth

6
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, appreciate the extensive heritage of Jackson Square, examine the collection at Cabildo, and make a trip to French Quarter.

To see ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the New Orleans road trip tool .

Bournemouth, UK to New Orleans is an approximately 14-hour combination of bus and flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Central Standard Time (CST) is minus 6 hours. When traveling from Bournemouth in July, plan for a bit warmer days and much warmer nights in New Orleans: temperatures range from 31°C by day to 31°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Phoenix.

Things to do in New Orleans

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Escape My Room New Orleans ©
Escape My Room New Orleans
The National WWII Museum
The National WWII Museum
St. Louis Cathedral ©
St. Louis Cathedral

6
nights
Phoenix

Phoenix ©
Phoenix is the capital and most populous city of the U.S. Change things up with these side-trips from Phoenix: Zelma Basha Salmeri Gallery (in Chandler), Arizona Copper Art Museum (in Clarkdale) and Scottsdale (Southwest Wildlife Conservation Center & Just Roughin' It Adventure Company). There's lots more to do: examine the collection at Musical Instrument Museum, trot along with a tour on horseback, see Off-Road Tours, and soar above the sights with a balloon tour.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Phoenix holiday planner.

Traveling by flight from New Orleans to Phoenix takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. When traveling from New Orleans in July, plan for much warmer days in Phoenix, with highs around 48°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 34°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) so you can travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Phoenix

Tours Outdoors Museums

Side Trips

Scottsdale, Chandler, Arizona Copper Art Museum
Highlights from your plan
Musical Instrument Museum ©
Musical Instrument Museum
Arizona Copper Art Museum ©
Arizona Copper Art Museum
Off-Road Tours

8
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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Los Angeles: Anaheim (Disneyland Park, Disney California Adventure Park, & more) and Angeles National Forest (in Arcadia). There's still lots to do: find something for the whole family at Universal Studios Hollywood, kick back and relax at Venice Beach and Boardwalk, see the interesting displays at Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita, and partake in some friendly competition at Fantastic Race.

To see reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles trip planner .

You can fly from Phoenix to Los Angeles in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. Traveling from Phoenix to Los Angeles, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Phoenix in July, plan for much colder days and slightly colder nights in Los Angeles: temperatures range from 33°C by day to 22°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Portland.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums Theme Parks Parks

Side Trips

Anaheim, Angeles National Forest, Santa Monica Pier, The Wende Museum of the Cold War
Highlights from your plan
Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita ©
Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood

8
nights
Portland

A big city with a small-town feel, Portland is home to the country's biggest rose test garden, perched on a hill overlooking downtown.
Get out of town with these interesting Portland side-trips: Astoria Column (in Astoria), Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum (in McMinnville) and Cannon Beach (Oswald West State Park, Ecola State Park, & more). There's lots more to do: look for gifts at Powell's City of Books, admire the natural beauty at Lan Su Chinese Garden, get outside with Portland Timbers, and hit the slopes at Timberline Lodge and Ski Area.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Portland itinerary builder site .

Traveling by flight from Los Angeles to Portland takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Traveling from Los Angeles in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Portland, with lows of 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) so you can travel to Ponca City.

Things to do in Portland

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Cannon Beach, Hyland Forest Park, Timberline Lodge and Ski Area, Astoria Column, Western Antique Aeroplane & Automobile Museum
Highlights from your plan
Wine Tours & Tastings
Ecola State Park ©
Ecola State Park
Oswald West State Park ©
Oswald West State Park

3
nights
Ponca City

Ponca City ©
Ponca City is a city in Kay County and in Osage County in the U.S. Venture out of the city with trips to Tallgrass Prairie Preserve (in Pawhuska), Bartlesville (Woolaroc Museum & Wildlife Preserve & Bartlesville Union Depot) and Oklahoma State University (in Stillwater). Next up on the itinerary: admire nature's wide array of creatures at Safari Zoological Park, explore the world behind art at Standing Bear Park and Museum, see the interesting displays at Conoco Museum, and admire the landmark architecture of Marland Estate.

To find ratings, maps, photos, and tourist information, use the Ponca City trip planner .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Portland to Ponca City. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Portland to Ponca City due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Portland in August, Ponca City is a bit warmer at night with lows of 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) early enough to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Ponca City

Parks Museums Wildlife

Side Trips

Bartlesville, Tallgrass Prairie Preserve, Safari Zoological Park, Oklahoma State University
Highlights from your plan
Safari Zoological Park ©
Safari Zoological Park
Woolaroc Museum & Wildlife Preserve ©
Oklahoma State University ©
Oklahoma State University

9
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.
When in New York City, make a side trip to see Bronx Zoo in Bronx, approximately 36 minutes away. The adventure continues: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, take in panoramic vistas at Top of the Rock, explore the world behind art at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, and appreciate the history behind 9/11 Memorial.

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

The Route module can help you plan travel from Ponca City to New York City. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Ponca City to New York City. Traveling from Ponca City in August, expect nights in New York City to be about the same, around 25°C, while days are little chillier, around 34°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Bronx Zoo, Brooklyn Botanic Garden
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

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