23 days in United States Itinerary

23 days in United States Itinerary

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New York City
— 3 nights
2
Washington DC
— 3 nights
3
Orlando
— 3 nights
4
New Orleans
— 2 nights
5
Chicago
— 2 nights
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Las Vegas
— 3 nights
7
Los Angeles
— 3 nights

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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.
Head to Fifth Avenue and Kee's Chocolatesfor some retail therapy. Get some historical perspective at 9/11 Memorial and St. Patrick's Cathedral. There's still lots to do: admire the masterpieces at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, learn about all things military at KGB Espionage Museum, grab your bike and head to Manhattan Waterfront Greenway, and learn more about the world around you at American Museum of Natural History.

For traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our New York City trip planner.

Melbourne, Australia to New York City is an approximately 27-hour flight. You'll gain 15 hours traveling from Melbourne to New York City due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Melbourne in April, things will get slightly colder in New York City: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) so you can take a train to Washington DC.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Outdoors
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The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
American Museum of Natural History ©
American Museum of Natural History

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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.
Museum-lovers will appreciate National Gallery of Art and Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History. Visit Washington National Cathedral and Hillwood Estate, Museum & Gardens for their historical value. There's still lots to do: see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, contemplate the long history of Georgetown University, walk around National Mall, and admire the masterpieces at National Portrait Gallery.

For more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read Washington DC sightseeing site.

You can take a train from New York City to Washington DC in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from New York City in April, expect nights in Washington DC to be about the same, around °C, while days are somewhat warmer, around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) early enough to travel to Orlando.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Arlington National Cemetery
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United States Holocaust Memorial Museum ©
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art

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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.
Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art and St James Roman Catholic Cathedral are good opportunities to explore the local culture. The adventure continues: find something for the whole family at Discovery Cove, discover the magic at Walt Disney World Resort, have some family-friendly fun at The Escape Game Orlando, and take in a show at Happily Ever After Fireworks.

To see maps, photos, ratings, and tourist information, use the Orlando trip maker site.

Fly from Washington DC to Orlando in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Washington DC in April; daily highs in Orlando reach °C and lows reach °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art
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Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art ©
Discovery Cove ©
Discovery Cove
St James Roman Catholic Cathedral ©
St James Roman Catholic Cathedral

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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.
Get a sense of the local culture at Garden District and St. Louis Cathedral. Take a break from the city and head to Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve and Chalmette National Historical Park. When in New Orleans, make a side trip to see Nature & Wildlife Tours in Slidell, approximately Slidell away. Next up on the itinerary: learn about all things military at The National WWII Museum, shop like a local with Royal Street, stroll around Woldenberg Park, and look for gifts at Faulkner House Books.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, use the New Orleans trip maker app.

Traveling by flight from Orlando to New Orleans takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Orlando to New Orleans due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Orlando in May, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in New Orleans: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Chicago.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trip

Nature & Wildlife Tours
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Chalmette National Historical Park ©
Chalmette National Historical Park
The National WWII Museum ©
The National WWII Museum
Garden District ©
Garden District

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Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Thu): admire the landmark architecture of Marquette Building, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Fourth Presbyterian Church, thenwander the streets of The Magnificent Mile, and finally explore the world behind art at The Art Institute of Chicago. On the 8th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Frank Lloyd Wright's Unity Temple, don't miss a visit to Frank Lloyd Wright Home and Studio, steep yourself in history at Ernest Hemingway Birthplace, contemplate the long history of Pleasant Home, thenstroll through Millennium Park, and finally admire the striking features of Chicago Cultural Center.

To find maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Chicago travel route builder site.

Traveling by flight from New Orleans to Chicago takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from New Orleans in May, expect a bit cooler with lows of °C in Chicago. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Chicago

Historic Sites Shopping Museums

Side Trip

Oak Park
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Frank Lloyd Wright's Unity Temple ©
Frank Lloyd Wright's Unity Temple
The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
Ernest Hemingway Birthplace ©
Ernest Hemingway Birthplace

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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.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Sat): explore the striking landscape at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, thenget to know the fascinating history of The Strip, and then ponder the design of Fountains of Bellagio. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Sun): look for all kinds of wild species at Henderson Bird Viewing Preserve, identify plant and animal life at Lake Mead National Recreation Area, see the interesting displays at Boulder City/Hoover Dam Museum, see the interesting displays at The Neon Museum, thensee the interesting displays at The Mob Museum, and finally take an in-depth tour of Titanic.

For more things to do, reviews, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Las Vegas itinerary site.

Traveling by flight from Chicago to Las Vegas takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Chicago to Las Vegas is minus 2 hours. Traveling from Chicago in May, things will get a bit warmer in Las Vegas: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) so you can travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Henderson Bird Viewing Preserve, Lake Mead National Recreation Area, Boulder City/Hoover Dam Museum
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Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area ©
The Strip ©
The Strip
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum

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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.
Shop till you drop at Montana Avenue and Two Rodeo Drive. Do some cultural sightseeing at Santa Monica Pier and Griffith Observatory. Explore Los Angeles' surroundings by going to Anaheim (Oak Canyon Nature Center & The Disney Gallery), Dolphin & Whale Watching (in Dana Point) and Virga Gallery (in Laguna Beach). Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at The Getty Center, take in the exciting artwork at Annenberg Space for Photography, look for all kinds of wild species at Kenneth Hahn State Recreation Area, and admire the masterpieces at Hammer Museum.

To find maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Los Angeles tour planner.

Fly from Las Vegas to Los Angeles in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. In May, Los Angeles is little chillier than Las Vegas - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums Shopping Parks

Side Trips

Santa Monica, Anaheim, Dolphin & Whale Watching, Two Rodeo Drive, Virga Gallery
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Hammer Museum ©
Hammer Museum
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier

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