22 days in United States Itinerary

22 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
New York City
— 4 nights
2
Washington DC
— 2 nights
3
Nashville
— 1 night
4
New Orleans
— 1 night
5
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
6
Yosemite National Park
— 3 nights
7
San Francisco
— 3 nights
8
Grand Teton National Park
— 5 nights

4
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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.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, stroll through The High Line, admire the landmark architecture of Grand Central Terminal, and don't miss a visit to Rockefeller Center.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the New York City journey planner.

Manchester, UK to New York City is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Eastern Standard Time is minus 5 hours. In August, New York City is somewhat warmer than Manchester - with highs of 34°C and lows of 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) so you can take a train to Washington DC.

Things to do in New York City

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

2
nights
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 21st (Fri): see the interesting displays at The National Archives Museum, then explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Art, then take an in-depth tour of United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, and finally pause for some photo ops at Vietnam Veterans Memorial. On the next day, learn more about the world around you at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, then get a sense of history and politics at United States Capitol, and finally ponder the world of politics at White House.

To find other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Washington DC day trip site.

Traveling by train from New York City to Washington DC takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. August in Washington DC sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 25°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) early enough to travel to Nashville.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums
Highlights from your plan
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum ©
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum

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 23rd (Sun): see the interesting displays at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, take an in-depth tour of Lotz House Museum, then get your game on at The Escape Game Nashville (Berry Hill), and finally have some family-friendly fun at BATL - The Backyard Axe Throwing League.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Nashville online holiday builder.

Getting from Washington DC to Nashville by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Washington DC to Nashville due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 37°C in August, and nighttime lows around 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) early enough to travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Nashville

Fun & Games · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Lotz House Museum
Highlights from your plan
Lotz House Museum ©
Lotz House Museum
BATL - The Backyard Axe Throwing League ©
BATL - The Backyard Axe Throwing League
The Escape Game Nashville (Berry Hill) ©
The Escape Game Nashville (Berry Hill)

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Mon): pause for some serene contemplation at St. Louis Cathedral, then look for gifts at Faulkner House Books, then learn about all things military at The National WWII Museum, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Garden District.

To find maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read New Orleans trip builder.

Traveling by flight from Nashville to New Orleans takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. When traveling from Nashville in August, plan for slightly colder days and somewhat warmer nights in New Orleans: temperatures range from 32°C by day to 32°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) early enough to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Garden District ©
Garden District
The National WWII Museum ©
The National WWII Museum
St. Louis Cathedral ©
St. Louis Cathedral

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.
On the 25th (Tue), find something for the whole family at Universal Studios Hollywood, explore the world behind art at Los Angeles County Museum of Art, and then visit Angelino Heights Historic Area. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Wed): examine the collection at The Getty Center, then explore the world behind art at Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita, then put a fun spin on your tour with Fantastic Race, and finally look and learn at Griffith Observatory.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Los Angeles attractions planner.

Traveling by flight from New Orleans to Los Angeles takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 2 hours. Traveling from New Orleans in August, Los Angeles is slightly colder at night with lows of 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) to allow time to take a bus to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks · Museums · Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita ©
Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita
Fantastic Race ©
Fantastic Race
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood

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 natural features at Glacier Point, hike along Tuolumne Meadows, take in the dramatic scenery at Vernal Fall, and stroll through Four Mile Trail.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Yosemite National Park planning app.

Getting from Los Angeles to Yosemite National Park by bus takes about 12 hours. Traveling from Los Angeles in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be much colder in Yosemite National Park, with lows of 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Tioga Pass ©
Tioga Pass
Tuolumne Meadows ©
Tuolumne Meadows

3
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
San Francisco is known for nature, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, stroll around Golden Gate Park, engage your brain at Exploratorium, and take in nature's colorful creations at Japanese Tea Garden.

For where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our San Francisco road trip app.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco in 7.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and subway; or take a bus. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Yosemite National Park in August: highs in San Francisco hover around 26°C, while lows dip to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) early enough to travel to Grand Teton National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

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

5
nights
Grand Teton National Park

Grand Teton National Park ©
The peaks of Grand Teton National Park aren't the highest in the world, but they sit atop what might be nature's archetypes for mountains.
Venture out of the city with trips to Yellowstone National Park (Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, Kepler Cascades, &more). The adventure continues: take in the awesome beauty at Grand Teton and take a memorable drive along 42-mile Scenic Loop Drive.

To see ratings, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, use the Grand Teton National Park vacation maker website.

Getting from San Francisco to Grand Teton National Park by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. The time zone difference when traveling from San Francisco to Grand Teton National Park is 1 hour. While traveling from San Francisco, expect little chillier days and colder nights in Grand Teton National Park, ranging from highs of 23°C to lows of 3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Grand Teton National Park

Nature · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trip

Yellowstone National Park
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton
Upper Geyser Basin ©
Upper Geyser Basin

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