28 days in United States Itinerary

28 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
New York City
— 4 nights
2
Washington DC
— 1 night
3
Miami
— 4 nights
4
New Orleans
— 2 nights
5
Grand Canyon National Park
— 1 night
6
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
7
Los Angeles
— 4 nights
8
Mammoth Lakes
— 2 nights
9
San Francisco
— 3 nights

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, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: walk around Central Park, explore the world behind art at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, don't miss a visit to 9/11 Memorial, and pause for some serene contemplation at St. Patrick's Cathedral.

For reviews, photos, ratings, and tourist information, go to the New York City trip planning site.

London, UK to New York City is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Eastern Standard Time is minus 5 hours. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from London in July: high temperatures in New York City hover around °C and lows are around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) so you can take a train to Washington DC.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums Historic Sites
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Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building

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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.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Mon): get a new perspective on nature at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History and then see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: get engrossed in the history at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, get a sense of history and politics at United States Capitol, thenexplore the world behind art at National Gallery of Art, and finally appreciate the history behind Vietnam Veterans Memorial.

To see photos, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Washington DC trip itinerary builder site.

You can take a train from New York City to Washington DC in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In July, daytime highs in Washington DC are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) to allow time to travel to Miami.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums
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National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art
Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History ©

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Miami

Miami ©
Florida’s mecca of fun in the sun, the lively tropical metropolis of Miami is one of the world’s top vacation spots.
Go for a jaunt from Miami to Key Largo to see Scuba & Snorkeling about 1h 20 min away. And it doesn't end there: have fun at Lock & Load Miami, browse the different shops at Bayside Marketplace, examine the collection at Lock & Load Museum, and get the lay of the land with Walking tours.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Miami road trip planning app.

Traveling by flight from Washington DC to Miami takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Miami

Tours Outdoors Museums

Side Trip

Scuba & Snorkeling
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Lock & Load Miami ©
Lock & Load Miami
Scuba & Snorkeling
Walking tours

2
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Sun): look for gifts at Faulkner House Books, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Louis Cathedral, thenlearn about all things military at The National WWII Museum, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Garden District. Here are some ideas for day two: walk around New Orleans City Park, thendon't miss a visit to French Quarter, and then get to know the fascinating history of Jackson Square.

To find other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read our New Orleans trip planner.

You can fly from Miami 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 Miami to New Orleans. Traveling from Miami in July, you will find days in New Orleans are a bit cooler (°C), and nights are about the same (°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) so you can travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites Parks Museums
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St. Louis Cathedral ©
St. Louis Cathedral
The National WWII Museum ©
The National WWII Museum
Garden District ©
Garden District

1
night
Grand Canyon National Park

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 28th (Tue), take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim and then trek along Bright Angel Trail. On the 29th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: hike along Rim Trail, take some stellar pictures from Pipe Creek Vista, and then explore the stunning scenery at Yavapai Point.

For reviews, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read our Grand Canyon National Park trip planner.

Do a combination of flight and bus from New Orleans to Grand Canyon National Park in 11 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is minus 1 hour. Plan for much colder nights when traveling from New Orleans in July since evenings lows in Grand Canyon National Park dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) so you can go by car to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
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Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail

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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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Las Vegas: Boulder City (Winged Figures of the Republic Statues & Hoover Dam). There's still lots to do: don't miss a visit to Fountains of Bellagio, enjoy breathtaking views from Eiffel Tower Viewing Deck, see the interesting displays at The Mob Museum, and try to win big at Bellagio Hotel and Casino.

For traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Las Vegas online journey builder.

Getting from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: take a shuttle; or do a combination of bus and flight. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in July, you will find days in Las Vegas are somewhat warmer (°C), and nights are warmer (°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) so you can travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Neighborhoods Historic Sites

Side Trip

Boulder City
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Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area ©
The Strip ©
The Strip

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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.
Get out of town with these interesting Los Angeles side-trips: Anaheim (Disneyland Park & Disney California Adventure Park). Next up on the itinerary: find something for the whole family at Universal Studios Hollywood, see the interesting displays at Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita, kick back and relax at Venice Beach and Boardwalk, and get to know the fascinating history of Hollywood Walk of Fame.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Los Angeles trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Getting from Las Vegas to Los Angeles by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Las Vegas in August, things will get little chillier in Los Angeles: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Mammoth Lakes.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Fun & Games

Side Trips

Anaheim, Santa Monica Pier
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Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita ©
Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Disney California Adventure Park ©
Disney California Adventure Park

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Mammoth Lakes

Mammoth Lakes ©
Mammoth Lakes is a town in Mono County, California, the county's only incorporated community. Kick off your visit on the 6th (Thu): stroll through Mammoth Mountain and then take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier Point. Here are some ideas for day two: make a trip to Washburn Point, take in the dramatic scenery at Vernal Fall, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Half Dome.

For more things to do, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Mammoth Lakes trip itinerary builder site.

You can fly from Los Angeles to Mammoth Lakes in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Los Angeles in August, expect colder with lows of °C in Mammoth Lakes. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) to allow time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Mammoth Lakes

Parks Nature Winter Sports

Side Trip

Yosemite National Park
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Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Half Dome ©
Half Dome
Vernal Fall ©
Vernal Fall

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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, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, admire the natural beauty at Japanese Tea Garden, contemplate the long history of Alcatraz Island, and walk around Golden Gate Park.

To find ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our San Francisco trip maker site.

You can fly from Mammoth Lakes to San Francisco in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Mammoth Lakes in August, plan for little chillier days and a bit warmer nights in San Francisco: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

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

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