20 days in Continental USA Itinerary

20 days in Continental USA Itinerary

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Start: Kiev
+2
Bus + Foot + Fly:  18 h 15 min
1
San Francisco
— 2 nights
Fly + Bus:  4 h
2
Yosemite National Park
— 3 nights
Bus:  4 h 15 min
3
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
Drive:  7 h 30 min
4
Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h 30 min
5
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Fly + Subway:  6 h 45 min
6
Washington DC
— 1 night
Subway + Fly:  3 h 15 min
7
New York City
— 5 nights
+4
Subway + Train + Fly + Foot + Bus:  13 h 15 min
End: Kiev

2
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Fri): head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, and then contemplate the long history of Golden Gate Bridge. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat): browse the eclectic array of goods at Ferry Plaza Farmers Market, then expand your understanding of the military at Fort Point, then admire the natural beauty at Japanese Tea Garden, and finally walk around Golden Gate Park.

For traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the San Francisco online day trip planner.

Kiev, Ukraine to San Francisco is an approximately 18.5- hour combination of bus and flight. You can also fly; or do a combination of bus, flight, and train. You'll gain 10 hours traveling from Kiev to San Francisco due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Kiev in April, things will get somewhat warmer in San Francisco: highs are around 22°C and lows about 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat) to allow time to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Historic Sites Nature
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

3
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.
Yosemite National Park is known for nature, trails, and scenic drive. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the dramatic scenery at Vernal Fall, explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point, get great views at Valley View, and hike along Nevada Falls Loop.

Plan trip to Yosemite National Park with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park in 7.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from San Francisco in May, Yosemite National Park is a bit cooler at night with lows of 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Tue) early enough to take a bus to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Nature Trails
Highlights from your plan
Sentinel Dome ©
Sentinel Dome
Vernal Fall ©
Vernal Fall
Yosemite Village ©
Yosemite Village

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 6th (Wed): get in on the family fun at Disneyland Park and then see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory. On the 7th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the landmark architecture of Walt Disney Concert Hall, admire the masterpieces at Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita, then see the interesting displays at The Getty Center, and finally partake in some friendly competition at Fantastic Race.

Before you visit Los Angeles, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Traveling by bus from Yosemite National Park to Los Angeles takes 12 hours. While traveling from Yosemite National Park, expect somewhat warmer days and much hotter nights in Los Angeles, ranging from highs of 28°C to lows of 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Nightlife

Side Trip

Disneyland Park
Highlights from your plan
Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita ©
Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center

2
nights
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.
Grand Canyon National Park is known for nature, trails, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: stroll through Rim Trail, take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, hike along Bright Angel Trail, and get great views at Pipe Creek Vista.

For other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Grand Canyon National Park road trip site.

Drive from Los Angeles to Grand Canyon National Park in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of flight and shuttle. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Los Angeles to Grand Canyon National Park. While traveling from Los Angeles, expect slightly colder days and cooler nights in Grand Canyon National Park, ranging from highs of 23°C to lows of 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) so you can drive to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Trails Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel 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 11th (Mon): don't miss a visit to Paris Las Vegas, ponder the design of Fountains of Bellagio, then admire the natural beauty at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, and finally take an unforgettable tour with a helicopter tour. On your second day here, examine the collection at The Mob Museum, then get your game on at Wreck Room, and then explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area.

To see ratings, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Las Vegas travel route builder app.

Getting from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of shuttle and bus; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 1 hour. When traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in May, plan for a bit warmer days in Las Vegas, with highs around 36°C, while nights are much warmer with lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Tours Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area ©
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Wed): learn more about the world around you at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, examine the collection at National Air and Space Museum, and then pause for some photo ops at Lincoln Memorial. Keep things going the next day: ponder the world of politics at United States Capitol, admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art, then pause for some photo ops at Washington Monument, then appreciate the history behind Vietnam Veterans Memorial, and finally ponder the world of politics at White House.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Washington DC journey planner.

Getting from Las Vegas to Washington DC by combination of flight and subway takes about 7 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and train; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Las Vegas to Washington DC is 3 hours. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Las Vegas in May, with highs in Washington DC at 28°C and lows at 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) so you can travel to New York City.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums
Highlights from your plan
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
Vietnam Veterans Memorial ©
Vietnam Veterans Memorial

5
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.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: tour the pleasant surroundings at Central Park, go for a walk through The High Line, don't miss a visit to Rockefeller Center, and steep yourself in history at 9/11 Memorial.

To find ratings, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, go to the New York City holiday builder app.

Do a combination of subway and flight from Washington DC to New York City in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. While traveling from Washington DC, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in New York City, ranging from highs of 24°C to lows of 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums Tours
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building

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