60 days in United States Itinerary

60 days in United States Itinerary

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60 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Melbourne
Fly:  17​h 45​min
1
Los Angeles
— 14 nights
Fly:  9​h
2
New York City
— 16 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
3
Washington DC
— 13 nights
Fly:  7​h
4
Las Vegas
— 13 nights
Fly:  20​h 45​min
End: Melbourne

14
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.
Shop till you drop at Abbot Kinney Boulevard and Guitar Center. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like El Pueblo de Los Angeles and The Getty Center. Venture out of the city with trips to Zuma Beach (in Malibu), Manhattan Beach (in Manhattan Beach) and Hermosa Beach Pier (in Hermosa Beach). There's lots more to do: kick back and relax at Venice Beach and Boardwalk, admire the majestic nature at Will Rogers State Beach, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Santa Monica Bay.

To find more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Los Angeles holiday planner.

Melbourne, Australia to Los Angeles is an approximately 18-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight and tram. The time zone difference when traveling from Melbourne to Los Angeles is minus 18 hours. In November, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) early enough to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Santa Monica, Newport Beach, Laguna Beach, Dana Strands Beach, Huntington Dog Beach
Highlights from your plan
Venice Beach and Boardwalk ©
Venice Beach and Boardwalk
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Los Angeles County Museum of Art ©
Los Angeles County Museum of Art

16
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.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art and Times Square are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Your inner history buff will appreciate 9/11 Memorial and Gateway National Recreation. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around New York City: Bronx Zoo (in Bronx), Fire Island National Seashore (in Patchogue) and Sourland Mountain Preserve (in Hillsborough). There's much more to do: wander the streets of Fifth Avenue, don't miss a visit to Ellis Island, admire the masterpieces at The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), and explore and take pictures at Central Park.

For reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our New York City trip itinerary planner.

Fly from Los Angeles to New York City in 9 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a 3 hour difference. Traveling from Los Angeles in November, expect New York City to be a bit cooler, temps between 16°C and 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) so you can travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Belmar Beach, Fire Island National Seashore, Ocean Grove Beach, Sourland Mountain Preserve, Gateway National Recreation
Highlights from your plan
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
American Museum of Natural History ©

13
nights
Washington DC

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.
Get some historical perspective at Washington National Cathedral and Little Round Top. Get some cultural insight at National Gallery of Art and Tomb of the Unknowns. Change things up with these side-trips from Washington DC: Baltimore (Sagamore Spirit Distillery, National Katyn Memorial, & more), National Museum of the Marine Corps (in Triangle) and Gettysburg (Gettysburg National Military Park, Gettysburg National Cemetery, & more). Spend the 22nd (Sat) exploring nature at Mary McLeod Bethune Council House. There's lots more to do: examine the collection at National Air and Space Museum, contemplate the waterfront views at Tidal Basin, get engrossed in the history at Newseum, and ponder the world of politics at White House.

To see reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Washington DC trip itinerary planning app .

You can fly from New York City to Washington DC in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. In December, plan for daily highs up to 12°C, and evening lows to 3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) early enough to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Washington DC

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Gettysburg, Baltimore, Arlington, Audubon Naturalist Society Woodend Sanctuary, Old Town
Highlights from your plan
Gettysburg National Military Park ©
Gettysburg National Military Park
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art

13
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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at The Strip and The Neon Museum. Take a break from the city and head to Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area and Adrenaline & Extreme Tours. Get out of town with these interesting Las Vegas side-trips: Coyote Springs Golf Course (in Moapa) and Valley of Fire State Park (in Overton). Spend the 2nd (Wed) riding across the waves with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure. There's still lots to do: admire the local landmark of Bellagio Fountains, take in panoramic vistas at Eiffel Tower Experience at Paris Las Vegas, try to win big at New York New York Casino, and join in the after-dark buzz at Double Down Saloon.

To see maps, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Las Vegas trip itinerary builder website .

Getting from Washington DC to Las Vegas by flight takes about 7 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and bus. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -3 hour difference. Traveling from Washington DC in December, you will find days in Las Vegas are a bit warmer (16°C), and nights are about the same (4°C). On the 4th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Fun & Games Outdoors Shopping

Side Trips

Valley of Fire State Park, Lake Mead National Recreation Area, Coyote Springs Golf Course
Highlights from your plan
The Strip ©
The Strip
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum

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