30 days in United States Itinerary

30 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Sydney
Fly:  17 h 30 min
1
Los Angeles
— 7 nights
Fly:  4 h
2
New Orleans
— 4 nights
Fly:  2 h 30 min
3
Washington DC
— 3 nights
bus:  4 h 30 min
4
New York City
— 8 nights
Bus + Fly:  7 h
5
San Francisco
— 5 nights
Fly:  18 h
End: Sydney

7
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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Third Street Promenade, The Simpsons Ride, The Wizarding World of Harry Potter, and other attractions. There's more to do: don't miss a visit to Hollywood Walk of Fame.

To find maps, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Los Angeles road trip app.

Sydney, Australia to Los Angeles is an approximately 18- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Sydney to Los Angeles is minus 18 hours. Traveling from Sydney in January, expect Los Angeles to be slightly colder, temps between 24°C and 11°C. You will have some time to spend on the 26th (Sun) before leaving for New Orleans.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Parks Shopping Theme Parks

Side Trips

Santa Monica, Beverly Hills, Conan O'Brien Show
Find places to stay Jan 19 — 26:
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Santa Monica Bay ©
Santa Monica Bay
Griffith Observatory ©
Griffith Observatory
Venice Canals Walkway ©
Venice Canals Walkway

4
nights
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Frenchmen Street, New Orleans Jazz Museum, Whitney Plantation, and other attractions you added.

To find more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our New Orleans travel route planner.

Fly from Los Angeles to New Orleans in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Central Standard Time is 2 hours. Traveling from Los Angeles in January, expect nights in New Orleans to be about the same, around 12°C, while days are little chillier, around 17°C. On the 30th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in New Orleans

Museums Neighborhoods Historic Sites

Side Trip

Whitney Plantation
Find places to stay Jan 26 — 30:
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Whitney Plantation ©
Whitney Plantation
French Quarter ©
French Quarter
Preservation Hall ©
Preservation Hall

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes National Portrait Gallery, Penn Quarter, Library of Congress, and other attractions you added. There's still lots to do: appreciate the extensive heritage of The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier.

To find ratings, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Washington DC online road trip planner.

You can fly from New Orleans to Washington DC in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from New Orleans to Washington DC. Traveling from New Orleans in January, expect nights in Washington DC to be cooler, around -1°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Sun) to allow time for travel to New York City.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Arlington
Find places to stay Jan 30 — Feb 2:
Highlights from your plan
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier ©
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
Arlington National Cemetery ©
Arlington National Cemetery
National Portrait Gallery ©
National Portrait Gallery

8
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.
You've added Federal Reserve Bank of New York, Rockefeller Center, Radio City Music Hall, and other attractions to your itinerary. Do some cultural sightseeing at Times Square and SoHo. Explore hidden gems such as Greenwich Village and The Oculus. It doesn't end there: wander the streets of Dumbo and stroll around Washington Square Park.

Before you visit New York City, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Traveling by flight from Washington DC to New York City takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In February in New York City, expect temperatures between 9°C during the day and -1°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in New York City

Neighborhoods Parks Shopping

Side Trips

Brooklyn, Postcards-The The Staten Island September 11 Memorial
Find places to stay Feb 2 — 10:
Highlights from your plan
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
New York Public Library ©
New York Public Library
Brooklyn Heights Promenade ©
Brooklyn Heights Promenade

5
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Alcatraz Island, Chinatown, Musee Mecanique, and other attractions you added. Fisherman's Wharf and Grace Cathedral are good opportunities to explore the local culture. There's lots more to do: browse the different shops at Ferry Building Marketplace, stroll around Presidio of San Francisco, and wander the streets of The Embarcadero.

To see maps, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read San Francisco driving holiday website.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from New York City to San Francisco in 9 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. You'll gain 3 hours traveling from New York City to San Francisco due to the time zone difference. In February, San Francisco is a bit warmer than New York City - with highs of 19°C and lows of 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Neighborhoods Parks Historic Sites
Find places to stay Feb 10 — 15:
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf
Musee Mecanique ©
Musee Mecanique

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