45 days in United States Itinerary

45 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: London
Train + Fly:  14 h
1
San Francisco
— 6 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
2
Mendocino
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h
3
Willow Creek
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
4
Klamath
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
5
Burney
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h
6
South Lake Tahoe
— 1 night
Drive:  5 h
7
El Portal
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
8
Santa Cruz
— 2 nights
+2
Shuttle + Bus + Fly:  4 h 45 min
9
Las Vegas
— 5 nights
Fly:  5 h 30 min
10
Chicago
— 5 nights
Fly:  5 h
11
Orlando, Florida
— 5 nights
Fly + Subway:  4 h 30 min
12
Washington DC
— 5 nights
Subway + Fly:  3 h 30 min
13
New York City
— 6 nights
+3
Subway + Train + Fly + Train:  10 h 45 min
End: London

6
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: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, see the interesting displays at Exploratorium, catch a live event at Oracle Park, and take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf.

To find out how to plan a trip to San Francisco, use our trip itinerary maker.

London, UK to San Francisco is an approximately 14- hour combination of train and flight. You can also do a combination of train, flight, and shuttle; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -8 hour difference. In August, daily temperatures in San Francisco can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Mon) to allow time for the car ride to Mendocino.

Things to do in San Francisco

Neighborhoods Parks Historic Sites
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Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island

1
night
Mendocino

Mendocino ©
Mendocino is an unincorporated community in Mendocino County, California, United States. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Tue): take a memorable drive along Mendocino Coast.

For ratings, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Mendocino online holiday planner.

You can drive from San Francisco to Mendocino in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and bus; or take a bus. When traveling from San Francisco in August, plan for a bit warmer days in Mendocino, with highs around 39°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Willow Creek.

Things to do in Mendocino

Scenic Drive Nature Parks
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Mendocino Coast ©
Mendocino Coast

1
night
Willow Creek

Willow Creek
Willow Creek is a census-designated place in Humboldt County, California, United States. To see reviews and tourist information, use the Willow Creek trip planner.

Traveling by car from Mendocino to Willow Creek takes 4 hours. Traveling from Mendocino in August, expect nights in Willow Creek to be about the same, around 13°C, while days are much colder, around 20°C. You will leave for Klamath on the 16th (Wed).

Things to do in Willow Creek

Museums Outdoors Tours
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3
nights
Klamath

Klamath ©
Klamath is an unincorporated, rural, census-designated place in Del Norte County, California, situated on US Route 101 inland from the mouth of the Klamath River. Go for a jaunt from Klamath to Redwood National Park to see Redwood National Park about 54 minutes away. There's still lots to do: kick back and relax at Enderts Beach and admire the majestic nature at Prairie Creek Redwoods State Park.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Klamath online trip builder.

You can drive from Willow Creek to Klamath in 2 hours. In August, daytime highs in Klamath are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. You'll set off for Burney on the 19th (Sat).

Things to do in Klamath

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Redwood National Park, Prairie Creek Redwoods State Park
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Redwood National Park ©
Redwood National Park
Enderts Beach ©
Enderts Beach
Prairie Creek Redwoods State Park ©
Prairie Creek Redwoods State Park

1
night
Burney

Burney
Burney is an unincorporated town and census-designated place (CDP) in Shasta County, California, United States. Start off your visit on the 20th (Sun): admire the majestic nature at McArthur-Burney Falls Memorial State Park.

To see traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Burney sightseeing app.

You can drive from Klamath to Burney in 5 hours. When traveling from Klamath in August, plan for much hotter days in Burney, with highs around 43°C, while nights are somewhat warmer with lows around 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to South Lake Tahoe.

Things to do in Burney

Nature Parks
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1
night
South Lake Tahoe

South Lake Tahoe ©
High in the Sierra Nevada mountains on the shore of one of America’s most scenic lakes, South Lake Tahoe captures the spirit of the outdoors and serves as a hub for tourism activities surrounding the lake.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Mon): stroll through Pope Beach.

For more things to do, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read South Lake Tahoe travel route planning site.

Traveling by car from Burney to South Lake Tahoe takes 4 hours. Traveling from Burney in August, you will find days in South Lake Tahoe are slightly colder (32°C), and nights are cooler (7°C). Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to El Portal.

Things to do in South Lake Tahoe

Beaches Parks Outdoors
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Pope Beach ©
Pope Beach

2
nights
El Portal

El Portal ©
El Portal is a census-designated place in Mariposa County, California. Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Tue): take some stellar pictures from Yosemite, Tunnel View and then explore the striking landscape at Taft Point.

For traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read our El Portal road trip planner.

Traveling by car from South Lake Tahoe to El Portal takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. In August, El Portal is a bit warmer than South Lake Tahoe - with highs of 39°C and lows of 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) early enough to travel to Santa Cruz.

Things to do in El Portal

Nature Parks

Side Trip

Yosemite National Park
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Taft Point ©
Taft Point
Yosemite, Tunnel View ©
Yosemite, Tunnel View

2
nights
Santa Cruz

Santa Cruz ©
Santa Cruz remains synonymous with surfing, but this counterculture bastion offers plenty even if you don't plan to catch any waves.
On the 23rd (Wed), admire the majestic nature at Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park and then stroll through Natural Bridges State Beach. On the 24th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: enjoy the sand and surf at Asilomar State Beach and then kick back and relax at Point Lobos.

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Drive from El Portal to Santa Cruz in 4 hours. Traveling from El Portal in August, you will find days in Santa Cruz are slightly colder (27°C), and nights are about the same (16°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) early enough to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Santa Cruz

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Asilomar State Beach, Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park, Point Lobos
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Natural Bridges State Beach ©
Natural Bridges State Beach
Point Lobos ©
Point Lobos
Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park ©
Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park

5
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.
Step out of Las Vegas with an excursion to Hoover Dam in Boulder City--about 50 minutes away. There's lots more to do: don't miss a visit to Fountains of Bellagio, buy something for everyone on your list at The Grand Canal Shoppes at The Venetian, try to win big at Bellagio Hotel and Casino, and admire the natural beauty at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens.

To find where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Las Vegas journey planner.

Traveling by combination of shuttle and flight from Santa Cruz to Las Vegas takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, train, and flight; or drive. Expect much hotter weather when traveling from Santa Cruz in August: highs in Las Vegas hover around 45°C, while lows dip to 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Wed) to allow time for travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Fun & Games Parks Casinos

Side Trip

Hoover Dam
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Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area ©
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area
The Strip ©
The Strip

5
nights
Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Chicago is known for museums, parks, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see where the action happens at Wrigley Field, stroll through Millennium Park, get a new perspective on nature at Field Museum, and get curious at Museum of Science and Industry.

To see maps, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Chicago driving holiday planner.

Fly from Las Vegas to Chicago in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Central Standard Time (CST) is 2 hours. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Las Vegas in August, with highs in Chicago at 33°C and lows at 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Orlando.

Things to do in Chicago

Museums Childrens Museums Parks

Side Trip

Frank Lloyd Wright Home and Studio
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The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
Wrigley Field ©
Wrigley Field
Museum of Science and Industry ©
Museum of Science and Industry

5
nights
Orlando, Florida

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.
Have a day of magic on the 5th (Tue) at Walt Disney World Resort. Pack the 7th (Thu) with family-friendly diversions at Universal's Islands of Adventure. There's still lots to do: get in on the family fun at Magic Kingdom Park, laugh and play at Discovery Cove, find your balance on the water with Paddleboard Orlando, and add some entertainment to your itinerary with Happily Ever After Fireworks.

For maps, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Orlando road trip planning tool.

You can fly from Chicago to Orlando in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Traveling from Chicago to Orlando, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Chicago in September; daily highs in Orlando reach 37°C and lows reach 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Magic Kingdom Park ©
Magic Kingdom Park
Universal's Islands of Adventure ©
Universal's Islands of Adventure
Walt Disney World Resort ©
Walt Disney World Resort

5
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.
Washington DC is known for museums, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, ponder the world of politics at White House, explore the activities along Tidal Basin, and pause for some photo ops at Washington Monument.

You can plan Washington DC trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.

Traveling by combination of flight and subway from Orlando to Washington DC takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. In September, Washington DC is slightly colder than Orlando - with highs of 32°C and lows of 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) so you can travel to New York City.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Parks Historic Sites
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National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
White House ©
White House

6
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: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, pause for some photo ops at 9/11 Memorial, stroll through The High Line, and don't miss a visit to Grand Central Terminal.

For photos, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read New York City trip itinerary planning 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. In September, daytime highs in New York City are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Neighborhoods
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Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building

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