24 days in United States Itinerary

24 days in United States Itinerary

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Start: London
Fly:  11 h 15 min
1
New York City
— 4 nights
+2
Bus + Fly + Bus:  5 h 30 min
2
Nashville
— 1 night
Bus + Fly:  4 h 15 min
3
New Orleans
— 2 nights
Fly:  6 h 45 min
4
Los Angeles
— 3 nights
Fly + Drive:  4 h 15 min
5
Yosemite National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  4 h
6
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
7
Grand Teton National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
8
Yellowstone National Park
— 5 nights
Drive + Fly:  14 h 15 min
End: London

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.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: stroll through Central Park, appreciate the history behind 9/11 Memorial, don't miss a visit to Statue of Liberty National Monument, and admire the landmark architecture of Grand Central Terminal.

For reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our New York City trip planner.

London, UK to New York City is an approximately 11.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is minus 5 hours. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from London in August, with highs in New York City at 34°C and lows at 25°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) so you can travel to Nashville.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums Historic Sites
Find places to stay Aug 18 — 22:
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Central Park ©
Central Park
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

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.
On the 23rd (Sun), sample some tasty brews at a beer tour and tasting, then explore the galleries of Lotz House Museum, then have some family-friendly fun at The Escape Game Nashville (Berry Hill), and finally have some family-friendly fun at BATL - The Backyard Axe Throwing League.

To see ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Nashville online day trip planner.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from New York City to Nashville in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from New York City to Nashville. In August, daily temperatures in Nashville can reach 37°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) so you can travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Nashville

Fun & Games Tours Museums

Side Trip

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

2
nights
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.
On the 24th (Mon), appreciate the extensive heritage of Our Sacred Stories, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Garden District, and then brush up on your military savvy at The National WWII Museum. On the next day, get to know the fascinating history of French Quarter, look for gifts at Faulkner House Books, then admire the landmark architecture of St. Louis Cathedral, then examine the collection at Cabildo, and finally put a fun spin on your tour with Escape My Room New Orleans.

To find ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our New Orleans road trip planning site.

Do a combination of bus and flight from Nashville to New Orleans in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Nashville in August, you will find days in New Orleans are slightly colder (32°C), and nights are a bit warmer (32°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) early enough to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Aug 23 — 25:
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Our Sacred Stories ©
Our Sacred Stories
The National WWII Museum ©
The National WWII Museum
St. Louis Cathedral ©
St. Louis Cathedral

3
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.
Go for a jaunt from Los Angeles to Anaheim to see Disneyland Park about 36 minutes away. There's lots more to do: see the interesting displays at The Getty Center, find something for the whole family at Universal Studios Hollywood, admire the masterpieces at Los Angeles County Museum of Art, and take a leisurely stroll along Santa Monica Pier.

To see traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Los Angeles trip planner.

You can fly from New Orleans to Los Angeles in 7 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from New Orleans to Los Angeles, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from New Orleans in August, expect little chillier with lows of 22°C in Los Angeles. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) so you can travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Fun & Games

Side Trips

Santa Monica Pier, Disneyland Park
Find places to stay Aug 25 — 28:
Highlights from your plan
Fantastic Race ©
Fantastic Race
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center

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, don't miss a visit to Yosemite Village, admire all the interesting features of Tioga Pass, and hike along Panorama Trail.

To find reviews, photos, and tourist information, go to the Yosemite National Park tour itinerary planner.

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. Expect much colder evenings in Yosemite National Park when traveling from Los Angeles in August, with lows around 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Mon) to allow time to drive to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Find places to stay Aug 28 — 31:
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Tuolumne Meadows ©
Tuolumne Meadows
Sentinel Dome ©
Sentinel Dome

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, make a trip to Lombard Street, see the interesting displays at de Young Museum, and take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf.

For more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the San Francisco online travel route 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 August, expect nights in San Francisco to be somewhat warmer, around 17°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) so you can travel to Grand Teton National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Historic Sites Parks Museums
Find places to stay Aug 31 — Sep 3:
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Fri): hike along Cascade Canyon Trail, trek along Taggart Lake, and then cruise along Teton Park Road. Keep things going the next day: look for all kinds of wild species at Grand Teton and then cruise along 42-mile Scenic Loop Drive.

Plan a Grand Teton National Park trip in moments using our itinerary builder.

Fly from San Francisco to Grand Teton National Park in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is 1 hour. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from San Francisco in September: highs in Grand Teton National Park hover around 23°C, while lows dip to 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Grand Teton National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature
Find places to stay Sep 3 — 5:
Highlights from your plan
Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton
Cascade Canyon Trail ©
Cascade Canyon Trail
Taggart Lake ©
Taggart Lake

5
nights
Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone National Park ©
An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
Yellowstone National Park is known for nature, wildlife, and trails. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, take in the natural beauty of Castle Geyser, appreciate the extensive heritage of Lone Star Geyser, and trek along Artist Point.

To find photos, maps, and tourist information, read our Yellowstone National Park visit planning site.

You can drive from Grand Teton National Park to Yellowstone National Park in 1.5 hours. In September, Yellowstone National Park is little chillier than Grand Teton National Park - with highs of 18°C and lows of 0°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Find places to stay Sep 5 — 10:
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Upper Geyser Basin ©
Upper Geyser Basin
Lower Geyser Basin ©
Lower Geyser Basin

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