35 days in United States Itinerary

35 days in United States Itinerary

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35 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Perth
Fly:  23​h 45​min
1
Los Angeles
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h
2
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
Fly + taxi:  6​h 45​min
3
Gatlinburg
— 2 nights
taxi + Fly:  4​h 30​min
4
Orlando
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
5
Washington DC
— 3 nights
6
Philadelphia
— 1 night
train:  1​h 45​min
7
New York City
— 3 nights
bus + Fly:  3​h
8
Boston
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h
9
Chicago
— 2 nights
Fly + Drive:  6​h 45​min
10
Yellowstone National Park
— 3 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  9​h 45​min
11
Yosemite National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h
12
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Fly:  25​h
End: Perth

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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.
Step out of Los Angeles with an excursion to Disneyland Park in Anaheim--about 36 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: get in on the family fun at Universal Studios Hollywood, take a leisurely stroll along Santa Monica Pier, see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Hollywood Walk of Fame.

Plan my day in Los Angeles using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Perth, Australia to Los Angeles is an approximately 24-hour flight. The time zone changes from Australian Western Standard Time (AWST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -16 hour difference. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Perth in August: high temperatures in Los Angeles hover around 34°C and lows are around 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) early enough to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Nightlife

Side Trips

Santa Monica Pier, Disneyland Park
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Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita ©
Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood

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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.
Step out of Las Vegas to go to Boulder City and see Hoover Dam, which is approximately 50 minutes away. The adventure continues: ponder the design of Fountains of Bellagio, get a taste of the local shopping with The Strip, try to win big at Bellagio Hotel and Casino, and don't miss a visit to Paris Las Vegas.

To find photos, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, use the Las Vegas planner .

You can fly from Los Angeles to Las Vegas in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Los Angeles in August, expect Las Vegas to be somewhat warmer, temps between 45°C and 29°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) early enough to travel to Gatlinburg.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trip

Hoover Dam
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Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
The Strip ©
The Strip

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Gatlinburg

Nestled in the lush, wooded forests of the Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Gatlinburg is Tennessee’s premier mountain resort destination.
Venture out of the city with trips to Roaring Fork Motor Nature Trail (in Great Smoky Mountains National Park) and Hartford (Zipline & River Rafting & Tubing). Next up on the itinerary: take in the awesome beauty at Mount LeConte, admire all the interesting features of Little River Road, stroll around Chimneys Picnic Area, and take in the dramatic scenery at Ramsey Cascades.

To find ratings, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Gatlinburg road trip planner.

Getting from Las Vegas to Gatlinburg by combination of flight and taxi takes about 7 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and car; or drive. Traveling from Las Vegas to Gatlinburg, you'll lose 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Las Vegas in August, expect Gatlinburg to be a bit cooler, temps between 36°C and 23°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) so you can travel to Orlando.

Things to do in Gatlinburg

Parks Outdoors Tours

Side Trips

Great Smoky Mountains National Park, Hartford
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River Rafting & Tubing
Chimneys Picnic Area ©
Chimneys Picnic Area
Zipline

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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.
Orlando is known for theme parks, nightlife, fun & games, shopping, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get in on the family fun at Universal's Islands of Adventure, get your game on at The Escape Game Orlando, make an unforgettable trip to Happily Ever After Fireworks, and make a trip to Disney's Hollywood Studios.

To find other places to visit, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Orlando trip itinerary maker site .

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Gatlinburg to Orlando in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or drive. Traveling from Gatlinburg in August, Orlando is a bit warmer at night with lows of 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) so you can travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks Fun & Games Museums

Side Trip

Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art
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Happily Ever After Fireworks ©
Happily Ever After Fireworks
Universal's Islands of Adventure ©
Universal's Islands of Adventure
Walt Disney World Resort ©
Walt Disney World Resort

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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.
Washington DC is known for museums, historic sites, nightlife, zoos & aquariums, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, ponder the world of politics at United States Capitol, learn more about the world around you at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, and pause for some photo ops at Washington Monument.

Start your trip to Washington DC by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

Traveling by flight from Orlando to Washington DC takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Orlando in August; daily highs in Washington DC reach 36°C and lows reach 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) so you can take a train to Philadelphia.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Zoos & Aquariums Parks
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National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art

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night
Philadelphia

Philadelphia ©
Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Mon): walk around Wissahickon Valley Park, then explore the world behind art at Barnes Foundation, and then get a sense of history and politics at Independence Hall.

For ratings, maps, and tourist information, use the Philadelphia tour itinerary planner.

Take a train from Washington DC to Philadelphia in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. August in Philadelphia sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 24°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) so you can catch the train to New York City.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Museums Parks Historic Sites
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Barnes Foundation ©
Barnes Foundation
Wissahickon Valley Park ©
Wissahickon Valley Park
Independence Hall ©
Independence Hall

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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: go for a walk through Central Park, make a trip to The Metropolitan Museum of Art, admire the striking features of Empire State Building, and wander the streets of Times Square.

For reviews, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read our New York City route planner.

Getting from Philadelphia to New York City by train takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in New York City are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Boston.

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

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Boston

Boston ©
Rich in museums, restaurants, shops, and historical sites, Boston attracts over 16 million visitors each year. New England's largest and most influential city, Boston ranks among the world's major centers of education and culture.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Fri): stroll the grounds of Mount Auburn Cemetery, then explore the world behind art at Museum of Fine Arts, then admire the natural beauty at Boston Public Garden, and finally walk around Rose Kennedy Greenway.

To find where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Boston vacation planner.

Getting from New York City to Boston by combination of bus and flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. Traveling from New York City in August, expect a bit cooler with lows of 21°C in Boston. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Boston

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Mount Auburn Cemetery
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Museum of Fine Arts ©
Museum of Fine Arts
Boston Public Garden ©
Boston Public Garden
Mount Auburn Cemetery ©
Mount Auburn Cemetery

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Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): get curious at Museum of Science and Industry, explore the world behind art at The Art Institute of Chicago, and then observe the fascinating underwater world at Shedd Aquarium. Keep things going the next day: don't miss a visit to Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower, then walk around Millennium Park, then get to know the resident critters at Lincoln Park Zoo, and finally don't miss a visit to Buckingham Fountain.

To see more things to do, maps, photos, and other tourist information, read our Chicago attractions planning tool .

Traveling by flight from Boston to Chicago takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Traveling from Boston to Chicago, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In August, daily temperatures in Chicago can reach 33°C, while at night they dip to 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) so you can travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Chicago

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Museums
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Shedd Aquarium ©
Shedd Aquarium
The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
Museum of Science and Industry ©
Museum of Science and Industry

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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.
Yellowstone National Park is known for nature, wildlife, trails, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, identify plant and animal life at Lehardy's Rapids, hike along Artist Point, and witness a stunning natural landmark at Castle Geyser.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Yellowstone National Park attractions planner.

Getting from Chicago to Yellowstone National Park by combination of flight and car takes about 7 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight, shuttle, and bus; or drive. Traveling from Chicago to Yellowstone National Park, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Chicago, expect slightly colder days and colder nights in Yellowstone National Park, ranging from highs of 24°C to lows of 3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) early enough to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Wildlife Nature
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Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Mount Washburn ©
Mount Washburn
Hayden Valley ©
Hayden Valley

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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: take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier Point, trek along Nevada Falls Loop, tour the pleasant surroundings at Panorama Trail, and take in the dramatic scenery at Vernal Fall.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Yosemite National Park trip planning site .

Getting from Yellowstone National Park to Yosemite National Park by combination of car and flight takes about 10 hours. Other options: do a combination of car, flight, and bus. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park in August, you will find days in Yosemite National Park are somewhat warmer (32°C), and nights are about the same (7°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) so you can drive to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature
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Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Tuolumne Meadows ©
Tuolumne Meadows
Sentinel Dome ©
Sentinel Dome

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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: snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, get curious at Exploratorium, buy something for everyone on your list at Ferry Building Marketplace, and take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf.

Plan trip to San Francisco with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Traveling by car from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. While traveling from Yosemite National Park, expect a bit cooler days and somewhat warmer nights in San Francisco, ranging from highs of 26°C to lows of 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Historic Sites Museums
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Walking tours
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island

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