42 days in United States Itinerary

42 days in United States Itinerary

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42 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Brisbane
Fly:  16​h
1
Los Angeles
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
2
San Francisco
— 2 nights
Fly + bus:  5​h
3
Santa Monica
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h
4
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Fly + Drive:  8​h 15​min
5
Rocky Mountain National Park
— 7 nights
Drive + Fly:  9​h 30​min
6
San Antonio
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
7
Austin
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
8
Nashville
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
9
Orlando
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
10
Miami
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
11
Washington DC
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h
12
Boston
— 2 nights
Fly + bus:  3​h
13
New York City
— 4 nights
bus + Fly:  22​h 30​min
End: Brisbane


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4
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.
We've included these beaches for you: Venice Beach and Boardwalk and Seal Beach. Head to LA Farmers' Market and The Grovefor some retail therapy. When in Los Angeles, make a side trip to see Newport Beach in Newport Beach, approximately 1 hour away. There's still lots to do: examine the collection at The Getty Center, get in on the family fun at Universal Studios Hollywood, make a trip to Universal CityWalk Hollywood, and stroll the grounds of Pierce Brothers Westwood Village Memorial Park.

To see traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Los Angeles trip planner .

Brisbane, Australia to Los Angeles is an approximately 16-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Brisbane to Los Angeles is minus 18 hours. Traveling from Brisbane in March, expect Los Angeles to be little chillier, temps between 27°C and 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Seal Beach, Newport Beach
Highlights from your plan
Venice Beach and Boardwalk ©
Venice Beach and Boardwalk
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood

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 2nd (Thu): buy something for everyone on your list at Ferry Building Marketplace, take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, and then stroll around Crissy Field. On the 3rd (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: engage your brain at Exploratorium and then wander the streets of Union Square.

To see reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the San Francisco road trip planning tool .

Fly from Los Angeles to San Francisco in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Los Angeles in April, expect San Francisco to be little chillier, temps between 22°C and 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) to allow time to travel to Santa Monica.

Things to do in San Francisco

Neighborhoods Childrens Museums Museums
Highlights from your plan
Union Square ©
Union Square
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium

2
nights
Santa Monica

Santa Monica ©
A famed resort town since the early 20th century, Santa Monica sits on the picturesque Santa Monica Bay, bordered on three sides by the city of Los Angeles.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Sat): wander the streets of Montana Avenue, take in the waterfront at Santa Monica Pier, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Santa Monica State Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get a taste of the local shopping with Third Street Promenade, then stroll through Carbon Beach, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at El Matador State Beach.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Santa Monica trip maker app .

Getting from San Francisco to Santa Monica by combination of flight and bus takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in April, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Santa Monica

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Malibu
Highlights from your plan
Santa Monica State Beach ©
Santa Monica State Beach
Third Street Promenade ©
Third Street Promenade
El Matador State Beach ©
El Matador State Beach

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.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Mon): wander the streets of The LINQ Promenade and then get a taste of the local shopping with The Strip. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Tue): explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, enjoy some diversion at Strip Gun Club, and then make a trip to Fountains of Bellagio.

Plan trip to Las Vegas with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Drive from Santa Monica to Las Vegas in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or fly. When traveling from Santa Monica in April, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Las Vegas: temperatures range from 31°C by day to 16°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Rocky Mountain National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Neighborhoods Shopping Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
The Strip ©
The Strip
The LINQ Promenade ©
The LINQ Promenade

7
nights
Rocky Mountain National Park

Rocky Mountain National Park ©
Rocky Mountain National Park presents an ideal setting for recreation in the mountain range for which the park is named.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Glen Haven General Store and Tundra Communities Trail. There's lots more to do: get a taste of life in the country at Glacier Creek Stables, hike along The Loch Trail, contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Haiyaha, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Wild Basin Area.

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Do a combination of flight and car from Las Vegas to Rocky Mountain National Park in 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, bus, and car; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is 1 hour. When traveling from Las Vegas in April, plan for a bit cooler days and much colder nights in Rocky Mountain National Park: temperatures range from 20°C by day to 1°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) early enough to travel to San Antonio.

Things to do in Rocky Mountain National Park

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trip

Patterson Glassworks Studio & Gallery
Highlights from your plan
Bierstadt Lake ©
Bierstadt Lake
Glen Haven General Store ©
Glen Haven General Store
Glacier Creek Stables ©
Glacier Creek Stables

2
nights
San Antonio

San Antonio ©
As the state’s second largest city, San Antonio embodies Texas’ rich cultural heritage while maintaining the Old West charm of an oil town.
On the 16th (Thu), take in the architecture and atmosphere at San Fernando De Bexar Cathedral, admire nature's wide array of creatures at SeaWorld San Antonio, and then trek along The San Antonio River Walk. Keep things going the next day: get in on the family fun at Morgan's Wonderland, take a stroll around Tower of the Americas, and then steep yourself in history at King William Historic District.

For other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, use the San Antonio trip planner .

Traveling by combination of car and flight from Rocky Mountain National Park to San Antonio takes 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, bus, and flight; or drive. Traveling from Rocky Mountain National Park to San Antonio, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Rocky Mountain National Park in April, expect nights in San Antonio to be much warmer, around 18°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 32°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Austin.

Things to do in San Antonio

Theme Parks Parks Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
Morgan's Wonderland ©
Morgan's Wonderland
The San Antonio River Walk ©
The San Antonio River Walk
SeaWorld San Antonio ©
SeaWorld San Antonio

2
nights
Austin

Austin ©
Despite its laid-back college vibe, Austin is an influential center for politics, technology, film, and music.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Sat): have fun and explore at Thinkery, then take a stroll through Rainey Street, then stop by Austin Visitor Center, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Mary's Cathedral. Keep things going the next day: learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Exotic Resort Zoo, then see the interesting displays at Science Mill, and then appreciate the history behind Stevie Ray Vaughan Statue.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Austin vacation app .

You can drive from San Antonio to Austin in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. April in Austin sees daily highs of 31°C and lows of 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Nashville.

Things to do in Austin

Childrens Museums Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Johnson City
Highlights from your plan
Thinkery ©
Thinkery
Science Mill ©
Science Mill
Exotic Resort Zoo ©
Exotic Resort Zoo

2
nights
Nashville

Nashville ©
Known as the capital of country music, the thriving city of Nashville combines old-world southern charm with a progressive urban flair.
On the 20th (Mon), engage your brain at Adventure Science Center and then stop by Hatch Show Print. Here are some ideas for day two: have fun and explore at Discovery Center and then learn about winemaking at Arrington Vineyards.

To see traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Nashville trip app .

You can fly from Austin to Nashville in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Traveling from Austin in April, expect Nashville to be a bit cooler, temps between 26°C and 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Orlando.

Things to do in Nashville

Childrens Museums Museums Wineries

Side Trips

Arrington Vineyards, Discovery Center
Highlights from your plan
Adventure Science Center ©
Adventure Science Center
Arrington Vineyards ©
Arrington Vineyards
Discovery Center ©
Discovery Center

3
nights
Orlando

Orlando ©
For most people, any mention of Orlando immediately conjures up images of sprawling theme parks filled with characters plucked right out of popular animated movies.
Visit Beach at Daytona Beach and Ormond Beach for some beach relaxation. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to World of Disney and Avatar Flight of Passage. There's much more to do: make a trip to Tree of Life, make an unforgettable trip to Pandora – The World of Avatar, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica of the National Shrine of Mary, Queen of the Universe, and take an unforgettable tour with a helicopter tour.

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

Fly from Nashville to Orlando in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Nashville to Orlando. In April, Orlando is somewhat warmer than Nashville - with highs of 34°C and lows of 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can travel to Miami.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Ormond Beach, Beach at Daytona Beach
Highlights from your plan
Ormond Beach ©
Ormond Beach
Beach at Daytona Beach ©
Beach at Daytona Beach
Avatar Flight of Passage ©
Avatar Flight of Passage

3
nights
Miami

Miami ©
Florida’s mecca of fun in the sun, the lively tropical metropolis of Miami is one of the world’s top vacation spots.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Anhinga Trail and Wynwood. Head to Lincoln Road and Britto Centralfor plenty of shopping. Venture out of the city with trips to Robert Is Here (in Homestead) and Fort Lauderdale (Las Olas Beach, Fort Lauderdale Beach Park, & more). It doesn't end there: examine the collection at Vizcaya Museum and Gardens.

For traveler tips, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Miami trip itinerary app .

Traveling by flight from Orlando to Miami takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and train. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Miami when traveling from Orlando in April, with lows around 25°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Miami

Parks Outdoors Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Fort Lauderdale, Miami Beach, Robert Is Here, Anhinga Trail
Highlights from your plan
Anhinga Trail ©
Anhinga Trail
Las Olas Beach ©
Las Olas Beach
Wynwood ©
Wynwood

3
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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Old Town and Tidal Basin. Kids will enjoy Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History and National Air and Space Museum. Next up on the itinerary: wander the streets of Georgetown, pause for some photo ops at Lincoln Memorial, appreciate the extensive heritage of Capitol Hill, and get to know the resident critters at National Zoological Park.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Washington DC trip itinerary builder tool .

Traveling by flight from Miami to Washington DC takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. When traveling from Miami in April, plan for little chillier days in Washington DC, with highs around 23°C, while nights are much colder with lows around 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) early enough to travel to Boston.

Things to do in Washington DC

Neighborhoods Parks Museums

Side Trip

Old Town
Highlights from your plan
Georgetown ©
Georgetown
Old Town ©
Old Town
Capitol Hill
Capitol Hill

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Boston

Boston ©
Rich in museums, restaurants, shops, and historical sites, Boston attracts over 16 million visitors each year. New England's largest and most influential city, Boston ranks among the world's major centers of education and culture.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Fri): buy something for everyone on your list at Faneuil Hall Marketplace, then pick up some local products at Boston Public Market, and then explore the world behind art at Museum of Fine Arts. On your second day here, take a stroll around TD Garden and then take a stroll through Back Bay.

To find other places to visit, maps, photos, and tourist information, use the Boston road trip planner.

You can fly from Washington DC to Boston in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In April, Boston is little chillier than Washington DC - with highs of 15°C and lows of 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat) to allow time to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Boston

Shopping Nightlife Museums
Highlights from your plan
Faneuil Hall Marketplace ©
Faneuil Hall Marketplace
Museum of Fine Arts ©
Museum of Fine Arts
Back Bay ©
Back Bay

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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.
Head to Fifth Avenue and Chelsea Marketfor some retail therapy. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Food Tours and Greenwich Village. The adventure continues: tour the pleasant surroundings at Central Park, take a stroll through SoHo, take in panoramic vistas at Empire State Building, and see the interesting displays at New York Public Library.

To see more things to do, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read our New York City online trip maker .

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Boston to New York City in 3 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. In May in New York City, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Neighborhoods Parks Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
Times Square ©
Times Square
Greenwich Village ©
Greenwich Village

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