18 days in United States Itinerary

18 days in United States Itinerary

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18 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly + Bus:  21​h 30​min
1
New York City
— 4 nights
+2
Bus + Fly + Bus:  12​h 30​min
2
Grand Canyon National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 30​min
3
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h
4
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
Fly + Drive:  4​h 15​min
5
Yosemite National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h
6
San Francisco
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
7
Seattle
— 2 nights
Fly:  19​h
End: Singapore

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.
Do your shopping at Fifth Avenue and FAO Schwarz. And it doesn't end there: walk around Central Park, admire the masterpieces at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, pause for some photo ops at 9/11 Memorial, and don't miss a visit to Empire State Building.

To find reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read New York City attractions planner.

Singapore, Singapore to New York City is an approximately 21.5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also fly. The time zone difference moving from Singapore Time to Eastern Standard Time is minus 13 hours. Prepare for much colder weather when traveling from Singapore in April: high temperatures in New York City hover around 19°C and lows are around 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) early enough to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
Fifth Avenue ©
Fifth Avenue
FAO Schwarz ©
FAO Schwarz

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 23rd (Thu), stop by Canyon Village Marketplace and then hike along Bright Angel Trail. Keep things going the next day: take in breathtaking views at Inner Canyon and then hike along Rim Trail.

For ratings, photos, maps, and tourist information, go to the Grand Canyon National Park vacation planner .

Getting from New York City to Grand Canyon National Park by combination of bus and flight takes about 12.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is minus 2 hours. Traveling from New York City in April, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Grand Canyon National Park, with lows of -3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can drive to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail
Canyon Village Marketplace ©
Canyon Village Marketplace
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail

2
nights
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 25th (Sat): browse the different shops at The Grand Canal Shoppes at The Venetian, admire the natural beauty at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, then admire the local landmark of Fountains of Bellagio, and finally get to know the fascinating history of The Strip. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: examine the collection at The Mob Museum and then take in breathtaking views at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area.

To find ratings, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read our Las Vegas day trip planner .

You can drive from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas in 4.5 hours. Other options are to take a shuttle; or do a combination of bus and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in April: highs in Las Vegas hover around 31°C, while lows dip to 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) early enough to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Las Vegas

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

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Mon): browse the different shops at The Grove and then discover the magic at Disneyland Park. Keep things going the next day: take a stroll through Montana Avenue, get a taste of the local shopping with Third Street Promenade, then stop by Amoeba Music, and finally look and learn at Griffith Observatory.

For photos, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles route planner.

Getting from Las Vegas to Los Angeles by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of flight and bus. When traveling from Las Vegas in April, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Los Angeles: temperatures range from 28°C by day to 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) early enough to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Shopping Theme Parks Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Santa Monica, Disneyland Park
Highlights from your plan
The Grove ©
The Grove
Amoeba Music ©
Amoeba Music
Third Street Promenade ©
Third Street Promenade

2
nights
Yosemite National Park

Yosemite National Park ©
Massive granite mountains, towering waterfalls, groves of Giant Sequoia trees, and wilderness as far as the eye can see distinguish the landscape of Yosemite National Park.
On the 29th (Wed), take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier Point, take some stellar pictures from Washburn Point, then view the masterpieces at Ansel Adams Gallery, then take some stellar pictures from Yosemite, Tunnel View, and finally make a trip to Olmsted Point. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the striking landscape of Bridalveil Fall and then admire the sheer force of Yosemite Falls.

To see other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Yosemite National Park online trip itinerary builder .

Getting from Los Angeles to Yosemite National Park by combination of flight and car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of flight and bus. While traveling from Los Angeles, expect slightly colder days and much colder nights in Yosemite National Park, ranging from highs of 17°C to lows of -2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) early enough to drive to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Nature Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Bridalveil Fall ©
Bridalveil Fall
Ansel Adams Gallery ©
Ansel Adams Gallery
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point

2
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Fri): take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, and then wander the streets of Union Square. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: make a trip to Ferry Building Marketplace, hunt for treasures at Ferry Plaza Farmers Market, then buy something for everyone on your list at NFL Shop Pier 39, then make a trip to Golden Gate Bridge, and finally take a stroll around Civic Center.

To see where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read San Francisco trip planner .

You can drive from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in April, expect nights in San Francisco to be much hotter, around 12°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Seattle.

Things to do in San Francisco

Shopping Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Ferry Building Marketplace ©
Ferry Building Marketplace
Ferry Plaza Farmers Market ©
Ferry Plaza Farmers Market
Union Square ©
Union Square

2
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Sun): stop by Elliott Bay Book Company, explore the wide array of goods at Nordstrom, wander the streets of Pike Place Market, then admire the masterpieces at Chihuly Garden and Glass, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Space Needle.

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You can fly from San Francisco to Seattle in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In May in Seattle, expect temperatures between 23°C during the day and 13°C at night. On the 4th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Seattle

Shopping Museums Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market
Elliott Bay Book Company ©
Elliott Bay Book Company

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