9 days in United States Itinerary

9 days in United States Itinerary

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9 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Dubai
Fly:  15​h 45​min
1
New York City
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
2
Washington DC
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h 45​min
3
Las Vegas
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h
4
San Francisco
— 2 nights
Fly:  19​h
End: Dubai

2
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.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 28th (Sun): steep yourself in history at Ellis Island, then explore the world behind art at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, then see the interesting displays at New York Public Library, and finally wander the streets of Times Square.

Plan my day in New York City using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to New York City is an approximately 16-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of shuttle and flight. Traveling from Dubai to New York City, you'll gain 9 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Dubai in July, things will get colder in New York City: highs are around 35°C and lows about 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) so you can travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
New York Public Library ©
New York Public Library

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Tue): stroll the grounds of Arlington National Cemetery, then examine the collection at National Air and Space Museum, then admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art, and finally examine the collection at The National Archives Museum. Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at Newseum, then examine the collection at Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center, then get engrossed in the history at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, and finally get a new perspective on nature at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History.

For photos, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Washington DC holiday planner .

Getting from New York City to Washington DC by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. In July, daily temperatures in Washington DC can reach 37°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Wed) to allow time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Arlington National Cemetery, Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center
Highlights from your plan
Arlington National Cemetery ©
Arlington National Cemetery
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center ©
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art

1
night
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.
On the 1st (Thu), take in breathtaking views at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, shop like a local with The Strip, and then admire the local landmark of Fountains of Bellagio.

To find maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Las Vegas travel route builder site .

Traveling by flight from Washington DC to Las Vegas takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of subway, bus, and flight; or drive. You'll gain 3 hours traveling from Washington DC to Las Vegas due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Washington DC in July, expect Las Vegas to be a bit warmer, temps between 47°C and 32°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Thu) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Shopping Neighborhoods Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
The Strip ©
The Strip
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio

2
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Fri): take in the awesome beauty at Twin Peaks, snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, then take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, and finally contemplate the long history of Alcatraz Island. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: delve into the lush surroundings at Muir Woods National Monument, see the interesting displays at Musee Mecanique, and then engage your brain at Exploratorium.

For other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the San Francisco online trip planner .

Traveling by flight from Las Vegas to San Francisco takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Expect much colder weather when traveling from Las Vegas in August: highs in San Francisco hover around 26°C, while lows dip to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Muir Woods National Monument
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Muir Woods National Monument ©
Muir Woods National Monument

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