12 days in United States Itinerary

12 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Everglades National Park
— 1 day
2
Grand Canyon National Park
— 1 day
3
Las Vegas
— 1 night
4
Memphis
— 1 day
5
Nashville
— 1 night
6
New York City
— 1 day
7
Seattle
— 1 day
8
San Francisco
— 3 nights

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day
Everglades National Park

Everglades National Park ©
A vast expanse of pristine wetlands, Everglades National Park holds the distinction of being the largest tropical wilderness in the U.S.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Mon): identify plant and animal life at Shark Valley Visitor Center.

For other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Everglades National Park trip itinerary planning website.

Adelaide, Australia to Everglades National Park is an approximately 30-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Adelaide to Everglades National Park is minus 14.5 hours. Expect warmer temperatures when traveling from Adelaide in September; daily highs in Everglades National Park reach °C and lows reach °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) early enough to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Everglades National Park

Outdoors Nature Trails
Highlights from your plan
Shark Valley Visitor Center ©
Shark Valley Visitor Center

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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 11th (Tue), add some entertainment to your itinerary with Hopi House, thenlook for gifts at Canyon Village Marketplace, and then take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Grand Canyon National Park sightseeing planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Everglades National Park to Grand Canyon National Park takes 13 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and shuttle; or do a combination of flight, shuttle, and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Everglades National Park to Grand Canyon National Park. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Everglades National Park in September: highs in Grand Canyon National Park hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Nature Parks Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Hopi House ©
Hopi House
Canyon Village Marketplace ©
Canyon Village Marketplace

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Wed): buy something for everyone on your list at The Grand Canal Shoppes at The Venetian, thentake a stroll through The Strip, and then admire the local landmark of Fountains of Bellagio.

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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. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in September, you will find days in Las Vegas are a bit warmer (°C), and nights are warmer (°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) so you can travel to Memphis.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Shopping Neighborhoods Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
The Strip ©
The Strip
The Grand Canal Shoppes at The Venetian ©
The Grand Canal Shoppes at The Venetian
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio

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day
Memphis

Memphis ©
The largest city on the Mississippi River, Memphis bills itself as both the "Birthplace of Rock" and "Home of the Blues." With such a rich musical heritage, it shouldn't come as a surprise that Elvis Presley chose to live in Memphis during his later years.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Thu): contemplate the long history of Sun Studio and then appreciate the history behind National Civil Rights Museum - Lorraine Motel.

For reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Memphis trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Las Vegas to Memphis takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Las Vegas to Memphis, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Las Vegas in September: highs in Memphis hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Nashville.

Things to do in Memphis

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
National Civil Rights Museum - Lorraine Motel ©
Sun Studio ©
Sun Studio

1
night
Nashville

Nashville ©
Known as the capital of country music, the thriving city of Nashville combines old-world southern charm with a progressive urban flair.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Fri): catch a live performance at Grand Ole Opry and then witness the site of a historic battle at Lotz House Museum.

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Getting from Memphis to Nashville by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: fly; or take a bus. Expect slightly colder evenings in Nashville when traveling from Memphis in September, with lows around °C. On the 14th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to New York City.

Things to do in Nashville

Nightlife Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Lotz House Museum
Highlights from your plan
Lotz House Museum ©
Lotz House Museum
Grand Ole Opry ©
Grand Ole Opry

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day
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.
On the 15th (Sat), explore the galleries of 9/11 Memorial, thenpause for some serene contemplation at St. Patrick's Cathedral, and then browse the exhibits of The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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Traveling by flight from Nashville to New York City takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is 1 hour. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Nashville in September: highs in New York City hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Seattle.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
St. Patrick's Cathedral ©
St. Patrick's Cathedral

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sun): examine the collection at The Museum of Flight, explore the world behind art at Chihuly Garden and Glass, and then get a taste of the local shopping with Pike Place Market.

To find other places to visit, photos, ratings, and tourist information, use the Seattle holiday maker app.

Getting from New York City to Seattle by flight takes about 9 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from New York City to Seattle, you'll gain 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from New York City in September, with highs in Seattle at °C and lows at °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) to allow time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Seattle

Museums Shopping Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market
The Museum of Flight ©
The Museum of Flight

3
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
On the 17th (Mon), stop by Fisherman's Wharf and then explore the striking landscape of Alcatraz Island. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Tue): browse the eclectic array of goods at Ferry Plaza Farmers Market, thendon't miss a visit to Ferry Building Marketplace, thensteep yourself in history at SS Jeremiah O'Brien, and finally wander the streets of Union Square.

For traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our San Francisco visit website.

Traveling by flight from Seattle to San Francisco takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. September in San Francisco sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. On the 19th (Wed), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Neighborhoods Shopping Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Ferry Building Marketplace ©
Ferry Building Marketplace

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