24 days in United States Itinerary

24 days in United States Itinerary

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24 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Bendigo
+2
train + bus + Fly:  26​h
1
New York City
— 8 nights
train:  3​h 30​min
2
Washington DC
— 2 nights
Fly:  7​h
3
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Drive:  7​h
4
Lone Pine
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 45​min
5
Las Vegas
— 4 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
6
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
+2
Fly + bus + train:  25​h
End: Bendigo

8
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.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, shopping, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, appreciate the history behind 9/11 Memorial, admire the striking features of Rockefeller Center, and wander the streets of Times Square.

To see photos, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the New York City trip planner .

Bendigo, Australia to New York City is an approximately 26-hour combination of train and flight. You can also do a combination of train, flight, and bus; or do a combination of train and flight. The time zone changes from Australian Eastern Standard Time (Victoria) to Eastern Standard Time, which is usually a -15 hour difference. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in October, and nighttime lows around 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites
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Central Park ©
Central Park
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

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.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Mon): learn more about the world around you at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, then see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, then ponder the world of politics at United States Capitol, and finally pause for some photo ops at Washington Monument. Keep things going the next day: take an in-depth tour of United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, then appreciate the history behind Vietnam Veterans Memorial, then explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Art, and finally get a sense of history and politics at White House.

To see maps and more tourist information, go to the Washington DC route planner.

You can fly from New York City to Washington DC in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 25°C in October, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums
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National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art

3
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Wed): step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island, take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, and then snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 29th (Thu): engage your brain at Exploratorium and then stroll around Golden Gate Park.

For photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read San Francisco online trip itinerary builder .

You can fly from Washington DC to San Francisco in 7 hours. Other options are to do a combination of subway, bus, and flight; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from Washington DC to San Francisco. In October, daily temperatures in San Francisco can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. On the 30th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Lone Pine.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Historic Sites Childrens Museums
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Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

1
night
Lone Pine

Lone Pine ©
Lone Pine is a census designated place (CDP) in Inyo County, California, United States. On the 31st (Sat), explore the striking landscape of Manzanar National Historic Site and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Alabama Hills.

To see ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Lone Pine driving holiday app .

Drive from San Francisco to Lone Pine in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. Traveling from San Francisco in October, expect little chillier with lows of 4°C in Lone Pine. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sat) so you can go by car to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Lone Pine

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Manzanar National Historic Site
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Manzanar National Historic Site ©
Manzanar National Historic Site
Alabama Hills ©
Alabama Hills

4
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: Boulder City (Winged Figures of the Republic Statues & Hoover Dam). There's lots more to do: admire the local landmark of Fountains of Bellagio, try your luck at Casino At The Venetian, get a taste of the local shopping with The Strip, and enjoy breathtaking views from Eiffel Tower Viewing Deck.

Make your Las Vegas itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

You can drive from Lone Pine to Las Vegas in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Lone Pine in November, plan for a bit warmer nights in Las Vegas, with lows around 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) so you can travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Tours Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Boulder City
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Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
The Strip ©
The Strip

2
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.
On the 6th (Fri), get in on the family fun at Disneyland Park and then look and learn at Griffith Observatory. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get in on the family fun at Universal Studios Hollywood.

For more things to do and more tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles road trip website .

Getting from Las Vegas to Los Angeles by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of flight and bus. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Las Vegas in November: high temperatures in Los Angeles hover around 28°C and lows are around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Childrens Museums Museums

Side Trip

Disneyland Park
Find places to stay Nov 5 — 7:
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood
Griffith Observatory ©
Griffith Observatory

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