55 days in United States Itinerary

55 days in United States Itinerary

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55 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly:  17​h 45​min
1
Los Angeles
— 8 nights
Fly:  4​h
2
Las Vegas
— 8 nights
Fly:  6​h
3
New Orleans
— 7 nights
Fly + bus:  6​h
4
New York City
— 9 nights
bus + Fly:  8​h 45​min
5
Seattle
— 10 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
6
San Francisco
— 9 nights
Fly:  17​h
End: Sydney

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.
Los Angeles is known for museums, theme parks, childrens museums, historic sites, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: find something for the whole family at Universal Studios Hollywood, see a show at Walt Disney Concert Hall, get outside with Self Realization Fellowship Lake Shrine Temple, and partake in some friendly competition at Fantastic Race.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Los Angeles itinerary planner .

Sydney, Australia to Los Angeles is an approximately 18-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone difference moving from Australian Eastern Standard Time (New South Wales) (AEST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 18 hours. Traveling from Sydney in August, things will get somewhat warmer in Los Angeles: highs are around 34°C and lows about 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) so you can travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Santa Monica, The Wende Museum of the Cold War
Highlights from your plan
Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita ©
Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center

8
nights
Las Vegas

Las Vegas ©
Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Las Vegas: Valley of Fire State Park (in Overton) and Hoover Dam (in Boulder City). There's lots more to do: make a trip to Fountains of Bellagio, shop like a local with The Strip, explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, and push the limits with an extreme tour.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Las Vegas trip itinerary builder website .

You can fly from Los Angeles to Las Vegas in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and flight. While traveling from Los Angeles, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Las Vegas, ranging from highs of 39°C to lows of 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Fun & Games Parks Nature

Side Trips

Valley of Fire State Park, Hoover Dam
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
The Strip ©
The Strip

7
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: brush up on your military savvy at The National WWII Museum, see the interesting displays at Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium, appreciate the extensive heritage of Jackson Square, and admire the striking features of St. Louis Cathedral.

To see traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read New Orleans trip planner .

Getting from Las Vegas to New Orleans by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Las Vegas to New Orleans is 2 hours. While traveling from Las Vegas, expect slightly colder days and a bit warmer nights in New Orleans, ranging from highs of 33°C to lows of 33°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to New York City.

Things to do in New Orleans

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
The National WWII Museum
The National WWII Museum
Garden District ©
Garden District
St. Louis Cathedral ©
St. Louis Cathedral

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. Next up on the itinerary: go for a walk through Central Park, walk around The High Line, don't miss a visit to Rockefeller Center, and admire the masterpieces at The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

For ratings, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the New York City trip builder tool .

Getting from New Orleans to New York City by combination of flight and bus takes about 6 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from New Orleans in September, New York City is little chillier at night with lows of 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) so you can travel to Seattle.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Tours

Side Trip

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

10
nights
Seattle

Seattle ©
Nicknamed the "Emerald City" because of its abundant evergreen trees, Seattle is the cultural and business center of the Pacific Northwest, as well as a popular holiday destination.
Venture out of the city with trips to Olympic National Park (Hood Canal & Mount Ellinor), Sequim (B&B Family Farm & West Coast Spin Doctors) and Tacoma (Washington State History Museum & 5 Mile Drive & Trails). There's still lots to do: take in the exciting artwork at Chihuly Garden and Glass, see the interesting displays at The Museum of Flight, admire the natural beauty at Woodland Park and Rose Garden, and explore the world behind art at Seattle Art Museum.

To see reviews, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Seattle online day trip planner .

Getting from New York City to Seattle by combination of bus and flight takes about 9 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from New York City to Seattle is minus 3 hours. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from New York City in September; daily highs in Seattle reach 26°C and lows reach 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Seattle

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Sequim, Tacoma, Bellevue, Olympic National Park, Whidbey Island Distillery
Highlights from your plan
B&B Family Farm ©
B&B Family Farm
Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Space Needle ©
Space Needle

9
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
San Francisco is known for nature, museums, parks, nightlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, take in nature's colorful creations at Japanese Tea Garden, and walk around Golden Gate Park.

For other places to visit, ratings, maps, and tourist information, use the San Francisco trip planning app .

You can fly from Seattle to San Francisco in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Seattle in October, things will get somewhat warmer in San Francisco: highs are around 26°C and lows about 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Museums Tours Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Beer Tastings & Tours
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island

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