16 days in Los Angeles & New York City Itinerary

16 days in Los Angeles & New York City Itinerary

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1
Los Angeles
— 6 nights
2
New York City
— 8 nights

6
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.
Universal Studios Hollywood has been added to your itinerary. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like The Getty Center and La Brea Tar Pits and Museum. Your inner history buff will appreciate The Huntington Library, Art Museum and Botanical Gardens and Hollywood Walk of Fame. Take a break from Los Angeles with a short trip to March Field Air Museum in Riverside, about 1h 15 min away. Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at Petersen Automotive Museum, look for gifts at LA Farmers' Market, admire the masterpieces at Norton Simon Museum, and look and learn at Griffith Observatory.

To find maps, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Los Angeles trip planning site.

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates to Los Angeles is an approximately 21-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Gulf Standard Time (GST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 12 hours. In April, Los Angeles is a bit cooler than Abu Dhabi - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Mon) to allow time to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums Theme Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Norton Simon Museum, The Huntington Library, Art Museum and Botanical Gardens, March Field Air Museum
Highlights from your plan
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Petersen Automotive Museum ©
Petersen Automotive Museum

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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like The Met Cloisters and Brooklyn Heights Promenade. The Metropolitan Museum of Art and Eastern State Penitentiary will appeal to museum buffs. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around New York City: Hyde Park (Vanderbilt Mansion National Historic Site & Home of Franklin D. Roosevelt) and Philadelphia (Philadelphia Museum of Art & Rocky Statue). Next up on the itinerary: wander the streets of Greenwich Village, shop like a local with SoHo, see the interesting displays at The Morgan Library & Museum, and admire the masterpieces at The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA).

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Getting from Los Angeles to New York City by flight takes about 9 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time is 3 hours. When traveling from Los Angeles in May, plan for a bit cooler days in New York City, with highs around °C, while nights are about the same with lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Philadelphia, Hyde Park, Brooklyn
Highlights from your plan
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Home of Franklin D. Roosevelt ©
Home of Franklin D. Roosevelt
Vanderbilt Mansion National Historic Site ©

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