35 days in Continental USA Itinerary

35 days in Continental USA Itinerary

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35 days in Continental USA Itinerary

Start: Manchester
Fly:  10​h 45​min
1
New York City
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
2
Washington DC
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
3
Orlando
— 3 nights
4
Chicago
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h 45​min
5
Las Vegas
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h
6
Los Angeles
— 3 nights
Fly + Drive:  4​h 15​min
7
Yosemite National Park
— 4 nights
Drive:  4​h
8
San Francisco
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
9
Seattle
— 2 nights
Fly + Drive:  5​h 30​min
10
Yellowstone National Park
— 4 nights
Drive + Fly:  14​h 15​min
End: Manchester

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.
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, pause for some photo ops at 9/11 Memorial, make a trip to Empire State Building, and admire the landmark architecture of Grand Central Terminal.

To see ratings, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the New York City holiday maker site .

Manchester, UK to New York City is an approximately 11-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus. You'll gain 5 hours traveling from Manchester to New York City due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Manchester in October, expect New York City to be somewhat warmer, temps between 24°C and 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) early enough to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums 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

3
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.
Washington DC is known for museums, historic sites, nightlife, zoos & aquariums, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: examine the collection at National Air and Space Museum, get a sense of history and politics at United States Capitol, appreciate the history behind Vietnam Veterans Memorial, and explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Art.

To find traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Washington DC trip itinerary maker tool .

Getting from New York City to Washington DC by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. In November, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Mon) early enough to travel to Orlando.

Things to do in Washington DC

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

3
nights
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.
Change things up with a short trip to The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror in Anaheim (about 36 minutes away). There's lots more to do: get in on the family fun at Universal's Islands of Adventure, explore the world behind art at Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art, test your problem-solving skills at The Escape Game Orlando, and take in a show at Happily Ever After Fireworks.

To see traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Orlando driving holiday planner.

Traveling by flight from Washington DC to Orlando takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from Washington DC in November, expect Orlando to be somewhat warmer, temps between 30°C and 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks Fun & Games Museums

Side Trips

The Twilight Zone Tower of Terror, Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art
Find places to stay Nov 4 — 7:
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Happily Ever After Fireworks ©
Happily Ever After Fireworks
Universal's Islands of Adventure ©
Walt Disney World Resort ©
Walt Disney World Resort

3
nights
Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Chicago is known for museums, historic sites, nightlife, zoos & aquariums, and childrens museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at The Art Institute of Chicago, don't miss a visit to Buckingham Fountain, take in panoramic vistas at Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower, and have some family-friendly fun at Bad Axe Throwing.

To find where to stay, ratings, maps, and tourist information, use the Chicago road trip site .

You can fly from Orlando to Chicago in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Central Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Orlando in November, things will get cooler in Chicago: highs are around 11°C and lows about 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sun) early enough to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums Childrens Museums Parks
Find places to stay Nov 7 — 10:
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The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
Museum of Science and Industry ©
Museum of Science and Industry
Lincoln Park Zoo ©
Lincoln Park Zoo

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.
Change things up with a short trip to Hoover Dam in Boulder City (about 50 minutes away). There's much more to do: don't miss a visit to Fountains of Bellagio, wander the streets of The Strip, try to win big at Bellagio Hotel and Casino, and take in the dramatic natural features at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area.

To see other places to visit, maps, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Las Vegas itinerary tool .

Getting from Chicago to Las Vegas by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from Chicago to Las Vegas, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Chicago in November: high temperatures in Las Vegas hover around 23°C and lows are around 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Shopping Fun & Games

Side Trip

Hoover Dam
Find places to stay Nov 10 — 14:
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
The Strip ©
The Strip

3
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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Anaheim (Disneyland Park & Disney California Adventure Park). And it doesn't end there: get in on the family fun at Universal Studios Hollywood, take in the waterfront at Santa Monica Pier, look and learn at Griffith Observatory, and see the interesting displays at The Getty Center.

To find ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Los Angeles travel planner .

Fly from Las Vegas to Los Angeles in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and bus. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Las Vegas in November; daily highs in Los Angeles reach 28°C and lows reach 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) early enough to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Anaheim, Santa Monica Pier
Find places to stay Nov 14 — 17:
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center

4
nights
Yosemite National Park

Yosemite National Park ©
Massive granite mountains, towering waterfalls, groves of Giant Sequoia trees, and wilderness as far as the eye can see distinguish the landscape of Yosemite National Park.
Yosemite National Park is known for nature, trails, scenic drive, wildlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point, get great views at Yosemite, Tunnel View, admire all the interesting features of Tioga Pass, and don't miss a visit to Olmsted Point.

To see ratings, photos, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Yosemite National Park trip planner.

Do a combination of flight and car from Los Angeles to Yosemite National Park in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from Los Angeles in November, expect Yosemite National Park to be colder, temps between 14°C and -8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Thu) so you can drive to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Find places to stay Nov 17 — 21:
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Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Sentinel Dome ©
Sentinel Dome
Tuolumne Meadows ©
Tuolumne Meadows

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nights
San Francisco

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
San Francisco is known for nature, museums, parks, nightlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, take in nature's colorful creations at Japanese Tea Garden, take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, and take in the awesome beauty at Twin Peaks.

Find out how to plan San Francisco trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.

You can drive from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. When traveling from Yosemite National Park in November, plan for a bit warmer days and much warmer nights in San Francisco: temperatures range from 20°C by day to 12°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Seattle.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Historic Sites Shopping
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Beer Tastings & Tours
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island

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nights
Seattle

Seattle ©
Nicknamed the "Emerald City" because of its abundant evergreen trees, Seattle is the cultural and business center of the Pacific Northwest, as well as a popular holiday destination.
On the 26th (Tue), see the interesting displays at The Museum of Flight, then make a trip to Space Needle, then take a leisurely stroll along Hiram M. Chittenden Locks, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Chihuly Garden and Glass. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll around Volunteer Park Conservatory, then wander the streets of Pike Place Market, and then explore the world behind art at Seattle Art Museum.

To see more things to do, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read our Seattle attractions tool .

You can fly from San Francisco to Seattle in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from San Francisco in November; daily highs in Seattle reach 13°C and lows reach 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) so you can travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Seattle

Museums Shopping Parks
Find places to stay Nov 25 — 27:
Highlights from your plan
Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Space Needle ©
Space Needle
The Museum of Flight ©
The Museum of Flight

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nights
Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone National Park ©
An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
When in Yellowstone National Park, make a side trip to see Grand Teton in Grand Teton National Park, approximately 1h 25 min away. Next up on the itinerary: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, take some stellar pictures from Observation Point Trail, take in the natural beauty of Grand Prismatic Spring, and take in the dramatic natural features at Lower Geyser Basin.

To see photos, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Yellowstone National Park itinerary planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and car from Seattle to Yellowstone National Park takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, shuttle, and bus; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is 1 hour. Prepare for much colder weather when traveling from Seattle in November: high temperatures in Yellowstone National Park hover around 0°C and lows are around -13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Nature Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Grand Teton
Find places to stay Nov 27 — Dec 1:
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton
Lower Geyser Basin ©
Lower Geyser Basin

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