17 days in United States Itinerary

17 days in United States Itinerary

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Dallas
Fly:
5​h 30​min
San Francisco
— 4 nights
Fly + train:
3​h 45​min
Los Angeles
— 1 night
Drive:
30​min
Anaheim
— 2 nights
Drive:
7​h 15​min
Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:
4​h 30​min
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Fly + train:
7​h
Miami
— 1 night
bus + Fly:
5​h 15​min
Niagara Falls
— 1 night
bus + Fly:
5​h
New York City
— 4 nights
Fly:
6​h
Dallas

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3
days
San Francisco


San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
San Francisco is known for sightseeing, nature, museums, parks, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island, stroll through Golden Gate Park, wander the streets of Fisherman's Wharf, and admire the natural beauty at Japanese Tea Garden.

To find more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read our San Francisco trip itinerary planner.

Dallas to San Francisco is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Dallas to San Francisco, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect much colder temperatures when traveling from Dallas in August; daily highs in San Francisco reach 72°F and lows reach 57°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) so you can travel to Los Angeles.

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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 29th (Tue): find something for the whole family at Universal Studios Hollywood.

To see ratings, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Los Angeles itinerary builder.

You can do a combination of flight and train from San Francisco to Los Angeles in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In August, Los Angeles is a bit warmer than San Francisco - with highs of 84°F and lows of 65°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) so you can drive to Anaheim.

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Theme Parks
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2
days
Anaheim


Anaheim's major attractions are its world-famous Disney entertainment complex, sports teams, and convention center.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Wed): make an unforgettable trip to Disneyland Park. On the 31st (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: find something for the whole family at Disney California Adventure Park.

To find where to stay, photos, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Anaheim itinerary builder.

Anaheim is very close to Los Angeles. In August in Anaheim, expect temperatures between 88°F during the day and 68°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Fri) so you can drive to Grand Canyon National Park.

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Theme Parks
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2
days
Grand Canyon National Park


The size, shape, and color of Grand Canyon National Park combine to leave an impression on visitors as deep as the canyon itself.
On the 1st (Fri), admire the striking features of Lookout Studio and then take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim. On the 2nd (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stroll through Bright Angel Trail.

To see reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Grand Canyon National Park custom trip planner.

You can drive from Anaheim to Grand Canyon National Park in 7.5 hours. Traveling from Anaheim to Grand Canyon National Park, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Anaheim in September, plan for slightly colder days in Grand Canyon National Park, with highs around 76°F, while nights are colder with lows around 43°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) early enough to go by car to Las Vegas.

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Parks, Trails, Nature, Sightseeing
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Las Vegas


Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Mon): get a taste of the local shopping with The Strip, take in panoramic vistas at Eiffel Tower Experience at Paris Las Vegas, then admire the natural beauty at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, and finally admire the local landmark of Bellagio Fountains.

For more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Las Vegas trip builder.

Drive from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas in 4.5 hours. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 1 hour. When traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in September, plan for a bit warmer days and much hotter nights in Las Vegas: temperatures range from 96°F by day to 74°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Tue) early enough to travel to Miami.

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Miami


Florida’s mecca of fun in the sun, the lively tropical metropolis of Miami is one of the world’s top vacation spots.
To find traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, use the Miami trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by flight from Las Vegas to Miami takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time is 3 hours. When traveling from Las Vegas in September, plan for little chillier days in Miami, with highs around 89°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 77°F. You'll have a few hours on the 6th (Wed) to wrap things up before traveling to Niagara Falls.

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Beaches, Parks, Sightseeing, Shopping
SIDE TRIP : South Beach
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Niagara Falls


The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S.
To see ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Niagara Falls trip planner.

You can fly from Miami to Niagara Falls in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Miami in September, you will find days in Niagara Falls are a bit cooler (72°F), and nights are cooler (53°F). You will leave for New York City on the 7th (Thu).

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4
days
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 sightseeing, museums, nightlife, shopping, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: stroll through Central Park, admire the landmark architecture of Rockefeller Center, take some stellar pictures from Top of the Rock Observation Deck, and make a trip to Moleskine Store - New York Grand Central Terminal.

To see other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read New York City itinerary builder.

Do a combination of bus and flight from Niagara Falls to New York City in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In September, New York City is somewhat warmer than Niagara Falls - with highs of 78°F and lows of 63°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Sightseeing, Museums, Parks, Neighborhoods
SIDE TRIP : Brooklyn Bridge
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