8 days in United States & Kentucky Itinerary

8 days in United States & Kentucky Itinerary

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New York City
— 1 night
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Washington DC
— 1 night
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San Francisco
— 2 nights
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Yosemite National Park
— 2 nights
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Williamstown
— 1 day

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New York City

New York City ©

Big Apple

Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Mon): explore the world behind art at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, then wander the streets of Times Square, and then enjoy breathtaking views from Empire State Building. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: pause for some photo ops at 9/11 Memorial and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Central Park.

To see photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the New York City trip itinerary builder.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to New York City. In July, plan for daily highs up to 86°F, and evening lows to 72°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) to allow time to take a train to Washington DC.

Things to do in New York City

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The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
Times Square ©
Times Square

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Wed): admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art, examine the collection at National Air and Space Museum, and then see the interesting displays at The National Archives Museum.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read Washington DC vacation planner.

You can take a train from New York City to Washington DC in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In July, plan for daily highs up to 89°F, and evening lows to 73°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Washington DC

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National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art
The National Archives Museum ©
The National Archives Museum

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Thu): step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island, then take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, and then snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge. On the 12th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: engage your brain at Exploratorium and then wander the streets of SoMa.

For photos, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the San Francisco travel itinerary planner.

Fly from Washington DC to San Francisco in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and subway. Traveling from Washington DC to San Francisco, you'll gain 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Washington DC in July, things will get slightly colder in San Francisco: highs are around 73°F and lows about 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Childrens Museums · Museums
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Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium
SoMa ©
SoMa

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Yosemite National Park

Yosemite National Park ©
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.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Sat): cruise along Tioga Pass, then explore the striking landscape at Taft Point, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Cathedral Beach Picnic Area. Keep things going the next day: don't miss a visit to Olmsted Point, take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier Point, then explore the striking landscape at Sentinel Dome, and finally trek along Four Mile Trail.

To see maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Yosemite National Park road trip website.

Do a combination of flight and bus from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of subway and bus; or take a bus. Traveling from San Francisco in July, expect nights in Yosemite National Park to be slightly colder, around 46°F, while days are somewhat warmer, around 83°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) early enough to travel to Williamstown.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Scenic Drive
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Tioga Pass ©
Tioga Pass
Four Mile Trail ©
Four Mile Trail
Olmsted Point ©
Olmsted Point

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Williamstown

Williamstown
Williamstown is a home-rule-class city in Grant and Pendleton counties in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Mon): get engrossed in the history at William Arnold Log House and then examine the collection at Ark Encounter.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Williamstown road trip planner.

Traveling by combination of bus and taxi from Yosemite National Park to Williamstown takes 64 hours. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time, which is usually a 3 hour difference. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Williamstown, with lows of 66°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Williamstown

Museums
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Ark Encounter
Ark Encounter
William Arnold Log House ©
William Arnold Log House

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