15 days in United States Itinerary

15 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

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San Francisco
— 2 nights
2
Washington DC
— 1 night
3
New York City
— 2 nights
4
Charleston
— 2 nights
5
New Orleans
— 2 nights
6
Vacherie
— 1 night
7
Los Angeles
— 2 nights

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nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Alcatraz Island and Golden Gate Bridge. Museum-lovers will appreciate Walt Disney Family Museum and Cable Car Museum. And it doesn't end there: explore the activities along San Francisco Bay, trek along Lands End, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Ignatius Church, and identify plant and animal life at Marin Headlands.

To find other places to visit, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the San Francisco trip itinerary website.

Brisbane, Australia to San Francisco is an approximately 16-hour flight. You'll gain 18 hours traveling from Brisbane to San Francisco due to the time zone difference. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Brisbane in November: high temperatures in San Francisco hover around °C and lows are around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) so you can travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Marin Headlands
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Walt Disney Family Museum ©
Walt Disney Family Museum

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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 7th (Sat): get to know the fascinating history of National Mall, thenget to know the fascinating history of The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, and then pause for some photo ops at Vietnam Veterans Memorial. Here are some ideas for day two: take an in-depth tour of National Museum of African American History and Culture, get a new perspective on nature at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, thenexplore the world behind art at Smithsonian American Art Museum, and finally explore the world behind art at National Portrait Gallery.

To see traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Washington DC trip planner.

Traveling by flight from San Francisco to Washington DC takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of subway and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 3 hours traveling from San Francisco to Washington DC. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from San Francisco in November: high temperatures in Washington DC hover around °C and lows are around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) early enough to catch the train to New York City.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
Highlights from your plan

2
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Mon): contemplate the long history of Ellis Island, appreciate the history behind The Oculus, thensteep yourself in history at 9/11 Memorial, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Brooklyn Heights Promenade. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the world behind art at Frick Collection, go for a charming ride with a horse-drawn carriage tour, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Patrick's Cathedral, thenexamine the collection at New York Public Library, and finally visit Times Square.

To find maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the New York City trip planning website.

Traveling by train from Washington DC to New York City takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In November, daytime highs in New York City are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) early enough to travel to Charleston.

Things to do in New York City

Historic Sites Museums Outdoors

Side Trip

Brooklyn Heights Promenade
Highlights from your plan
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
New York Public Library ©
New York Public Library
Brooklyn Heights Promenade ©
Brooklyn Heights Promenade

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Charleston

Charleston ©
Many visitors describe their Charleston holiday as a warm embrace by an old, dear friend--who lived about 200 years ago.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Wed): contemplate the long history of Nathaniel Russell House, get a new perspective on nature at The Charleston Museum, and then learn about all things military at Patriots Point. On the next day, explore the different monuments and memorials at Old St. Andrew's Parish Church, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Saint John the Baptist, and finally get engrossed in the history at Old Exchange & Provost Dungeon.

To find ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Charleston road trip planner.

Traveling by flight from New York City to Charleston takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from New York City in November: highs in Charleston hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) early enough to travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Charleston

Museums Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trip

Patriots Point
Highlights from your plan
Patriots Point ©
Patriots Point
The Charleston Museum ©
The Charleston Museum
Stand-Up Paddleboarding

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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.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Fri): have fun at Escape My Room New Orleans, thensee the interesting displays at New Orleans Pharmacy Museum, thenstroll the grounds of Lafayette Cemetery No.1, and finally take a stroll through Garden District. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at Blaine Kern's Mardi Gras World, admire the masterpieces at The Sydney and Walda Besthoff Sculpture Garden at NOMA, thenbrush up on your military savvy at The National WWII Museum, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Louis Cathedral.

To see reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read New Orleans road trip planner.

You can fly from Charleston to New Orleans in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Charleston to New Orleans. Traveling from Charleston in November, expect nights in New Orleans to be a bit warmer, around °C, while days are little chillier, around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) early enough to drive to Vacherie.

Things to do in New Orleans

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Garden District ©
Garden District
Escape My Room New Orleans ©
Escape My Room New Orleans
St. Louis Cathedral ©
St. Louis Cathedral

1
night
Vacherie

Vacherie ©
Vacherie is a small unincorporated community in St. Start off your visit on the 15th (Sun): see the interesting displays at Whitney Plantation, thensteep yourself in history at Oak Alley Plantation, and then steep yourself in history at Laura: Louisiana's Creole Heritage Site.

To see other places to visit, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read our Vacherie online holiday builder.

Traveling by car from New Orleans to Vacherie takes an hour. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from New Orleans in November: highs in Vacherie hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) so you can travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Vacherie

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Whitney Plantation
Highlights from your plan
Whitney Plantation ©
Whitney Plantation
Laura: Louisiana's Creole Heritage Site ©
Laura: Louisiana's Creole Heritage Site
Oak Alley Plantation ©
Oak Alley Plantation

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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.
On the 16th (Mon), take in nature's colorful creations at The Huntington Library, Art Museum and Botanical Gardens, stroll the grounds of Hollywood Forever Cemetery, thensee the interesting displays at Petersen Automotive Museum, and finally don't miss a visit to Hollywood Walk of Fame.

To find reviews, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Los Angeles online travel route planner.

You can fly from Vacherie to Los Angeles in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -2 hour difference. In November, Los Angeles is somewhat warmer than Vacherie - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trip

The Huntington Library, Art Museum and Botanical Gardens
Highlights from your plan
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Petersen Automotive Museum ©
Petersen Automotive Museum

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