43 days in United States Itinerary

43 days in United States Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States journey planner
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Fly
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San Francisco
— 3 nights
Fly
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Las Vegas
— 4 nights
Drive
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Grand Canyon National Park
— 4 nights
Bus to Flagstaff, Fly to Orlando
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Orlando
— 4 nights
Fly to Tulsa International Airport, Drive to Disney
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Disney
— 2 nights
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Drive to Tulsa International Airport, Fly to Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport, Drive to Washington DC
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Washington DC
— 4 nights
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Philadelphia
— 1 night
Fly
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Houston
— 1 night
Fly
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Chicago
— 2 nights
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New York City
— 4 nights
Fly
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Niagara Falls
— 1 night
Fly
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Los Angeles
— 4 nights
Drive
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Yosemite National Park
— 5 nights
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San Francisco — 3 nights

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Go for a jaunt from San Francisco to Mill Valley to see Muir Woods National Monument about 48 minutes away. There's much more to do: head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, wander the streets of Fisherman's Wharf, and walk around Golden Gate Park.

For where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, use the San Francisco trip itinerary planner.

Perth, Australia to San Francisco is an approximately 24.5-hour flight. You'll gain 16 hours traveling from Perth to San Francisco due to the time zone difference. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Perth in April, with highs in San Francisco at 22°C and lows at 12°C. On the 5th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can fly to Las Vegas.
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Las Vegas — 4 nights

Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Explore Las Vegas' surroundings by going to Boulder City (Hoover Dam & Boulder City/Hoover Dam Museum) and Clark County Heritage Museum (in Henderson). Next up on the itinerary: explore the striking landscape of Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, browse the different shops at The Grand Canal Shoppes at The Venetian Resort, get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Shark Reef Aquarium at Mandalay Bay, and shop like a local with The Strip.

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Fly from San Francisco to Las Vegas in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive; or do a combination of subway, train, and bus. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from San Francisco in April, with highs in Las Vegas at 31°C and lows at 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.
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Grand Canyon National Park — 4 nights

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 13th (Thu), hike the day away at Bright Angel Trail. And it doesn't end there: hike along Rim Trail, take a memorable drive along East Rim Drive, see the interesting displays at Yavapai Geology Museum, and see the world from above with a helicopter tour.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Grand Canyon National Park trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Getting from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park. When traveling from Las Vegas in April, plan for slightly colder days in Grand Canyon National Park, with highs around 19°C, while nights are much colder with lows around -3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) so you can travel to Orlando.
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Orlando — 4 nights

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 (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at Universal's Islands of Adventure. Plan for a day of cool, family-friendly fun on the 14th (Fri) at Discovery Cove. There's more to do: make an unforgettable trip to Walt Disney World Resort and get in on the family fun at Universal Orlando Resort.

To find more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read Orlando trip itinerary planner.

Do a combination of bus and flight from Grand Canyon National Park to Orlando in 11 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or do a combination of bus, train, and shuttle. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Orlando due to the time zone difference. In April, Orlando is much hotter than Grand Canyon National Park - with highs of 34°C and lows of 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Disney.
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Disney — 2 nights

Disney is a town in Mayes County, Oklahoma, United States. On the 19th (Wed), explore the activities along Disney/Little Blue Area at Grand Lake State Park.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, use the Disney planning tool.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Orlando to Disney. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Orlando to Disney due to the time zone difference. In April, Disney is slightly colder than Orlando - with highs of 24°C and lows of 10°C. On the 20th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Washington DC.
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Washington DC — 4 nights

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 sightseeing, museums, and historic sites. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: explore the activities along Tidal Basin, examine the collection at National Air and Space Museum, take an in-depth tour of United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, and get a new perspective on nature at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History.

For more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Washington DC online journey builder.

Explore your travel options from Disney to Washington DC with the Route module. The time zone difference when traveling from Disney to Washington DC is 1 hour. In April in Washington DC, expect temperatures between 23°C during the day and 11°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) so you can catch the train to Philadelphia.
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Philadelphia — 1 night

Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S. democracy, as it was once the meeting place for the country's Founding Fathers.
On the 24th (Mon), make a trip to 30th Street Station, then admire the local landmark of Longwood Gardens, then stroll around Wissahickon Valley Park, and finally stroll through Schuylkill River Trail. Here are some ideas for day two: ponder the world of politics at Independence Hall, steep yourself in history at Christ Church, then examine the collection at The Franklin Institute, then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Philadelphia Zoo, and finally trek along Kelly Drive.

To find maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Philadelphia visit site.

You can take a train from Washington DC to Philadelphia in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 21°C in April, and nighttime lows around 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) early enough to fly to Houston.
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Houston — 1 night

Although urban sprawl remains synonymous with Houston, most of the city's tourist attractions lie within the relatively small downtown area, surrounded by diverse neighborhoods housing the nation's biggest African-American, Asian-American, and Latino communities.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Wed): get curious at Cockrell Butterfly Center, explore the different monuments and memorials at Glenwood Cemetery, and then test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

For other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Houston online travel planner.

Traveling by flight from Philadelphia to Houston takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and subway. Traveling from Philadelphia to Houston, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Philadelphia in April; daily highs in Houston reach 30°C and lows reach 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) to allow enough time to fly to Chicago.
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Chicago — 2 nights

A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Thu): learn more about the world around you at Field Museum, then get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Shedd Aquarium, and then find something for the whole family at Fox in a Box Chicago. Here are some ideas for day two: engage your brain at Museum of Science and Industry, then make a trip to Buckingham Fountain, then admire the masterpieces at The Art Institute of Chicago, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower.

For where to stay, reviews, maps, and tourist information, use the Chicago travel route planner.

Traveling by flight from Houston to Chicago takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Houston in April, things will get much colder in Chicago: highs are around 17°C and lows about 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) to allow time to fly to New York City.
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New York City — 4 nights

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 Bronx away. There's lots more to do: go for a walk through Central Park, contemplate the long history of 9/11 Memorial, take in nature's colorful creations at Brooklyn Botanic Garden, and admire the landmark architecture of Rockefeller Center.

For reviews, ratings, maps, and tourist information, use the New York City day trip planning app.

Traveling by flight from Chicago to New York City takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is 1 hour. April in New York City sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 8°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue) to allow time to fly to Niagara Falls.
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Niagara Falls — 1 night

The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S. half of the famous waterfall that straddles the border between Canada and the United States.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Wed): get outside with Niagara Jet Adventures, admire the sheer force of Niagara Falls, and then examine the collection at Niagara Power Project Visitors Center.

For other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Niagara Falls route planner.

You can fly from New York City to Niagara Falls in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from New York City in May, expect slightly colder with lows of 11°C in Niagara Falls. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) early enough to fly to Los Angeles.
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Los Angeles — 4 nights

Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Change things up with these side-trips from Los Angeles: 26-Mile Bike Path (in Santa Monica) and Anaheim (Disneyland Park, Pirates of the Caribbean, &more). Pack the 7th (Sun) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. The adventure continues: examine the collection at The Getty Center, get a new perspective on nature at La Brea Tar Pits and Museum, take a leisurely stroll along Santa Monica Pier, and get in on the family fun at Pacific Park.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Los Angeles online trip itinerary builder.

You can fly from Niagara Falls to Los Angeles in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Niagara Falls to Los Angeles, you'll gain 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Niagara Falls in May, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Los Angeles, with lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Yosemite National Park.
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Yosemite National Park — 5 nights

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.
On the 8th (Mon), spend a scenic day exploring the area around Half Dome. The adventure continues: trek along Mariposa Grove, don't miss a visit to Washburn Point, grab your bike and head to Yosemite Valley Biking, and take some stellar pictures from Yosemite, Tunnel View.

For reviews, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read Yosemite National Park day trip website.

Traveling by car from Los Angeles to Yosemite National Park takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. Traveling from Los Angeles in May, you will find days in Yosemite National Park are little chillier (21°C), and nights are colder (1°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) to allow time to fly back home.
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United States travel guide

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More than the country of car-packed streets seen in TV shows and movies, the United States of America is a complex and diverse home to over 300 million people living in a wide range of landscapes and climates. From its big-city skyscrapers to its sprawling natural parks, the country's ''melting pot'' combines many ethnic groups that share a strong sense of national identity despite their cultural differences. A country of road trips and big blue skies, the United States harbors orderly cities filled with restaurants, parks, museums, and innumerable sightseeing opportunities, as well as pristine natural areas perfect for a holiday in the great outdoors. To see as much as you can of this diverse land quickly, drive over some of the more than 6 million km (4 million mi) of highways leading through deserts, mountain peaks, fertile fields, and giant urban centers.
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