21 days in United States Itinerary

21 days in United States Itinerary

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Los Angeles
— 1 night
2
New York City
— 4 nights
3
Orlando
— 3 nights
4
New Orleans
— 3 nights
5
Wawona
— 2 nights
6
San Francisco
— 4 nights
7
Los Angeles
— Few hours

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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.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Sun): stroll through The Huntington Library, Art Museum and Botanical Gardens, thenexamine the collection at The Getty Center, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Hollywood Walk of Fame. Keep things going the next day: learn about all things military at Battleship USS Iowa Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Glass Church / Wayfarers Chapel, thenexplore the different monuments and memorials at Hollywood Forever Cemetery, and finally look for gifts at LA Farmers' Market.

For photos, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Los Angeles trip planner.

Sydney, Australia to Los Angeles is an approximately 18-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 18 hours traveling from Sydney to Los Angeles. When traveling from Sydney in October, plan for somewhat warmer days in Los Angeles, with highs around °C, while nights are about the same with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) early enough to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

The Huntington Library, Art Museum and Botanical Gardens, Glass Church / Wayfarers Chapel
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The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Battleship USS Iowa Museum ©
Battleship USS Iowa Museum

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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.
Escape the urban bustle at Speed Boats Tours and Seaside Park Beach. Do some cultural sightseeing at 9/11 Memorial and The Met Cloisters. Venture out of the city with trips to Hyde Park (Vanderbilt Mansion National Historic Site & Eleanor Roosevelt National Historic Site). There's lots more to do: explore the world behind art at Frick Collection, tour the pleasant surroundings at Washington Square Park, take a stroll through SoHo, and hunt for treasures at Chelsea Market.

For traveler tips, maps, photos, and tourist information, use the New York City trip planner.

Getting from Los Angeles to New York City by flight takes about 9 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is 3 hours. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Los Angeles in October: high temperatures in New York City hover around °C and lows are around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Orlando.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Brooklyn, Hyde Park, Seaside Park Beach
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The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Vanderbilt Mansion National Historic Site ©
The Met Cloisters ©
The Met Cloisters

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Orlando

Orlando ©
For most people, any mention of Orlando immediately conjures up images of sprawling theme parks filled with characters plucked right out of popular animated movies.
Escape the urban bustle at Ormond Beach and Beach at Daytona Beach. Ponce de Leon Inlet Lighthouse & Museum and Stetson Mansion are good opportunities to explore the local culture. There's lots more to do: revel in the low prices at Orlando Vineland Premium Outlets, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica of the National Shrine of Mary, Queen of the Universe, and look for gifts at The LEGO Store.

To find photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Orlando tour planner.

Fly from New York City to Orlando in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In October, Orlando is somewhat warmer than New York City - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) early enough to travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Orlando

Historic Sites Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Ponce de Leon Inlet Lighthouse & Museum, Stetson Mansion, Ormond Beach, Beach at Daytona Beach
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Ormond Beach ©
Ormond Beach
Stetson Mansion ©
Stetson Mansion
Ponce de Leon Inlet Lighthouse & Museum ©
Ponce de Leon Inlet Lighthouse & Museum

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nights
New Orleans

New Orleans ©
Known for its Creole cuisine, rich musical tradition, and nearby swamps and plantations, New Orleans is one of the nation's oldest cities.
Appreciate the collections at Whitney Plantation and The National WWII Museum. Do some cultural sightseeing at Garden District and Escape My Room New Orleans. Go for a jaunt from New Orleans to Folsom to see Global Wildlife Center about 1h 10 min away. There's still lots to do: brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Old New Orleans Rum Distillery, look for gifts at Boutique du Vampyre, and contemplate the long history of Hermann-Grima House.

To find photos, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the New Orleans road trip planner.

You can fly from Orlando to New Orleans in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Orlando to New Orleans. Traveling from Orlando in October, you will find days in New Orleans are slightly colder (°C), and nights are about the same (°C). On the 1st (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Wawona.

Things to do in New Orleans

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Global Wildlife Center, Whitney Plantation
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Garden District ©
Garden District
Whitney Plantation ©
Whitney Plantation
Escape My Room New Orleans ©
Escape My Room New Orleans

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Wawona

Wawona ©
Wawona is a census-designated place in Mariposa County, California. Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Sat): get great views at Yosemite, Tunnel View, take in the dramatic scenery at Vernal Fall, thentake in the dramatic natural features at Sentinel Dome, and finally explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the striking landscape at Taft Point and then take in the dramatic natural features at Half Dome.

For photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Wawona journey planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from New Orleans to Wawona. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from New Orleans to Wawona. When traveling from New Orleans in November, plan for somewhat warmer days and little chillier nights in Wawona: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Wawona

Parks Nature

Side Trip

Yosemite National Park
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Yosemite, Tunnel View ©
Yosemite, Tunnel View
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Half Dome ©
Half Dome

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Appreciate the collections at Walt Disney Family Museum and Legion of Honor. Explore hidden gems such as Marin Headlands and San Francisco Bay. Next up on the itinerary: tour the pleasant surroundings at Alcatraz Island, wander the streets of Union Square, stroll around Presidio of San Francisco, and trek along Lands End.

For ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the San Francisco route planner.

Traveling by car from Wawona to San Francisco takes 4 hours. Traveling from Wawona in November, plan for a bit warmer nights in San Francisco, with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Marin Headlands
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Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Marin Headlands ©
Marin Headlands
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge

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hours
Los Angeles

Los Angeles
To find other places to visit, photos, maps, and more tourist information, read Los Angeles journey builder tool.

You can fly from San Francisco to Los Angeles in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from San Francisco in November, expect nights in Los Angeles to be about the same, around °C, while days are a bit warmer, around °C. On the 7th (Thu), you're off to home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Parks Outdoors Tours
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