5 days in United States Itinerary

5 days in United States Itinerary

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5 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Newark
Fly:  7​h
1
San Francisco
— Few hours
Fly + Drive:  4​h 45​min
2
Morongo Valley
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
San Bernardino
— Few hours
Drive:  2​h 15​min
4
Joshua Tree National Park
— 1 night
+2
Drive + Fly + foot:  9​h 30​min
5
New York City
— 1 night
train:  30​min
End: Newark

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Thu): steep yourself in history at Alcatraz Island and then take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge.

For maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the San Francisco planner .

Newark to San Francisco is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Newark to San Francisco is minus 3 hours. Traveling from Newark in April, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 51°F in San Francisco. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) early enough to travel to Morongo Valley.

Things to do in San Francisco

Historic Sites Nature Parks
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Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island

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Morongo Valley

Morongo Valley
Morongo Valley is a census-designated place (CDP) on State Route 62 in San Bernardino County, California, United States. To see maps, ratings, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Morongo Valley trip itinerary planner.

Explore your travel options from San Francisco to Morongo Valley with the Route module. Expect warmer weather when traveling from San Francisco in April: highs in Morongo Valley hover around 89°F, while lows dip to 61°F. You'll set off for San Bernardino on the 26th (Fri).

Things to do in Morongo Valley

Outdoors Wildlife Parks

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San Bernardino

San Bernardino
San Bernardino is a city located in the Riverside-San Bernardino metropolitan area (sometimes called the "Inland Empire"). To see traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the San Bernardino road trip website .

Getting from Morongo Valley to San Bernardino by car takes about an hour. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Morongo Valley in April; daily highs in San Bernardino reach 78°F and lows reach 52°F. You will leave for Joshua Tree National Park on the 26th (Fri).

Things to do in San Bernardino

Outdoors Parks Fun & Games

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night
Joshua Tree National Park

Joshua Tree National Park
Joshua Tree National Park takes its name from the Joshua tree, a twisted, spiky tree with bayonet-shaped leaves at the top that's one of the few plant species hardy enough to thrive in the extreme climate of the Mojave Desert.
To find ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Joshua Tree National Park online route builder .

Traveling by car from San Bernardino to Joshua Tree National Park takes 2.5 hours. In April, daily temperatures in Joshua Tree National Park can reach 81°F, while at night they dip to 55°F. You'll set off for New York City on the 27th (Sat).

Things to do in Joshua Tree National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature

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night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sun): pause for some photo ops at 9/11 Memorial and then take in the pleasant sights at Central Park. On your second day here, explore the world behind art at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, then take a stroll through Times Square, and then admire the landmark architecture of Empire State Building.

For other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the New York City itinerary website .

You can do a combination of car and flight from Joshua Tree National Park to New York City in 9.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and flight; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 3 hours traveling from Joshua Tree National Park to New York City. When traveling from Joshua Tree National Park in April, plan for cooler days and a bit cooler nights in New York City: temperatures range from 61°F by day to 45°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) so you can go by car back home.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums Historic Sites
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Central Park ©
Central Park
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

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