15 days in United States Itinerary

15 days in United States Itinerary

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15 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Nottingham
train + Fly:  12​h 30​min
1
New York City
— 4 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
2
Miami Beach
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h
3
Key West
— 2 nights
Fly:  7​h 15​min
4
Memphis
— 1 night
Fly:  8​h 45​min
5
Calistoga
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
6
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h
7
Las Vegas
— 1 night
Fly + train:  16​h 15​min
End: Nottingham

4
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.
Your inner history buff will appreciate 9/11 Memorial and Cathedral Church of Saint John the Divine. The Metropolitan Museum of Art and American Museum of Natural History will appeal to museum buffs. The adventure continues: take a stroll through Times Square, get a taste of the local shopping with Fifth Avenue, make a trip to Central Park, and pause for some serene contemplation at St. Patrick's Cathedral.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the New York City tour itinerary tool .

Nottingham, UK to New York City is an approximately 12.5-hour combination of train and flight. You can also do a combination of train, flight, and bus; or do a combination of flight and bus. You'll gain 5 hours traveling from Nottingham to New York City due to the time zone difference. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Nottingham in September, with highs in New York City at 31°C and lows at 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Miami Beach.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Find places to stay Sep 16 — 20:
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The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
Times Square ©
Times Square

1
night
Miami Beach

Miami Beach ©
Separated by water from the neighboring city of Miami, Miami Beach sits on a barrier island between Biscayne Bay and the Atlantic Ocean.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Mon): take a stroll through Collins Avenue, then wander the streets of Lincoln Road, then get to know the fascinating history of Art Deco Historic District, and finally kick back and relax at South Beach.

To see where to stay, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Miami Beach vacation planner.

Fly from New York City to Miami Beach in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from New York City in September; daily highs in Miami Beach reach 38°C and lows reach 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) to allow time to travel to Key West.

Things to do in Miami Beach

Neighborhoods Shopping Historic Sites
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Lincoln Road ©
Lincoln Road
Art Deco Historic District ©
Art Deco Historic District
South Beach ©
South Beach

2
nights
Key West

Key West ©
Located just 140 km (90 mi) from Cuba, Key West is an island only about 6.4 km (4 mi) long and 1.6 km (1 mi) wide.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Tue): get a taste of the local shopping with Alan S. Maltz Gallery, then examine the collection at Oldest House & Garden Museum, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Bahia Honda State Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: identify plant and animal life at Key West Butterfly & Nature Conservatory, then see the interesting displays at The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum, then steep yourself in history at Truman Little White House, and finally take in the exciting artwork at 7 Artists & Friends.

To find reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Key West road trip tool .

You can fly from Miami Beach to Key West in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in September, and nighttime lows around 31°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) early enough to travel to Memphis.

Things to do in Key West

Museums Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Bahia Honda State Park
Find places to stay Sep 21 — 23:
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Bahia Honda State Park ©
Bahia Honda State Park
The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum ©
Alan S. Maltz Gallery ©
Alan S. Maltz Gallery

1
night
Memphis

Memphis ©
The largest city on the Mississippi River, Memphis bills itself as both the "Birthplace of Rock" and "Home of the Blues." With such a rich musical heritage, it shouldn't come as a surprise that Elvis Presley chose to live in Memphis during his later years.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Thu): get to know the fascinating history of Beale Street, stop by Lansky, then see the interesting displays at National Civil Rights Museum - Lorraine Motel, and finally contemplate the long history of Sun Studio.

To find maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Memphis trip planner.

You can fly from Key West to Memphis in 7.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. Traveling from Key West to Memphis, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Key West in September since evenings lows in Memphis dip to 23°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) so you can travel to Calistoga.

Things to do in Memphis

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
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Sun Studio ©
Sun Studio
Lansky ©
Lansky

1
night
Calistoga

Calistoga ©
Indulgence is the name of the game in Calistoga.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Fri): learn about winemaking at Pride Mountain Vineyards, then learn about winemaking at Anderson's Conn Valley Vineyards, then learn about winemaking at B Cellars Vineyards and Winery, and finally do a tasting at Inglenook.

For ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Calistoga trip planner.

Getting from Memphis to Calistoga by flight takes about 9 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Memphis to Calistoga. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Memphis in September since evenings lows in Calistoga dip to 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) early enough to drive to San Francisco.

Things to do in Calistoga

Wineries

Side Trips

St. Helena, B Cellars Vineyards and Winery, Inglenook
Find places to stay Sep 24 — 25:
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Anderson's Conn Valley Vineyards ©
Anderson's Conn Valley Vineyards
Pride Mountain Vineyards ©
Pride Mountain Vineyards
Inglenook ©
Inglenook

3
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
You'll explore and learn at Exploratorium and SS Jeremiah O'Brien. Popular historic sites such as Alcatraz Island and Filbert Street Stairs are in your itinerary. There's lots more to do: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, buy something for everyone on your list at Ferry Building Marketplace, take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Marshall’s Beach.

To see reviews, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read our San Francisco driving holiday website .

Getting from Calistoga to San Francisco by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: fly; or take a train. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Calistoga in September: highs in San Francisco hover around 28°C, while lows dip to 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) so you can travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Historic Sites Museums
Find places to stay Sep 25 — 28:
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Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

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.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Tue): examine the collection at The Mob Museum, then shop like a local with The Strip, and then don't miss a visit to Fountains of Bellagio.

To see maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Las Vegas trip itinerary maker tool .

Traveling by flight from San Francisco to Las Vegas takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from San Francisco in September, things will get somewhat warmer in Las Vegas: highs are around 39°C and lows about 25°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Shopping Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Sep 28 — 29:
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The Strip ©
The Strip
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio

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