32 days in Continental USA Itinerary

32 days in Continental USA Itinerary

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32 days in Continental USA Itinerary

New Delhi
Fly + bus:  18​h 15​min
New York City
— 6 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
Washington DC
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
New Orleans
— 4 nights
Fly:  7​h
Los Angeles
— 4 nights
Fly + taxi:  7​h
Yellowstone National Park
— 4 nights
taxi + Fly + subway:  6​h 45​min
San Francisco
— 4 nights
Fly:  7​h 30​min
Honolulu, Oahu
— 5 nights
Fly:  21​h 15​min
New Delhi

5
days
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.
Popular historic sites such as 9/11 Memorial and Ellis Island are in your itinerary. Museum-lovers will get to explore The Metropolitan Museum of Art and New York Public Library. Go for a jaunt from New York City to Sandy Hook to see Gateway National Recreation about 40 minutes away. There's still lots to do: learn more about the world around you at American Museum of Natural History, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Patrick's Cathedral, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Paul's Chapel, and stop by Kalustyan's.

To find ratings, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the New York City trip itinerary builder website .

New Delhi, India to New York City is an approximately 18.5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of flight and train. Traveling from New Delhi to New York City, you'll gain 10 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from New Delhi in December, expect nights in New York City to be little chillier, around 3°C, while days are colder, around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Washington DC.

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Gateway National Recreation
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The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
American Museum of Natural History ©
American Museum of Natural History

3
days
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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like National Air and Space Museum and United States Holocaust Memorial Museum. Get some historical perspective at Washington National Cathedral and Georgetown University. There's lots more to do: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art, appreciate the extensive heritage of Tomb of the Unknowns, appreciate the history behind Vietnam Veterans Memorial, and get a new perspective on nature at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History.

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You can fly from New York City to Washington DC in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 13°C in December, and nighttime lows around 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to New Orleans.

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Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Tomb of the Unknowns
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National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum

3
days
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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like French Quarter and Garden District. Appreciate the collections at The National WWII Museum and Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium. Step out of New Orleans to go to Vacherie and see Oak Alley Plantation, which is approximately 1 hour away. Next up on the itinerary: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Louis Cathedral, don't miss a visit to Jackson Square, pause for some serene contemplation at immacuLate conception church, and steep yourself in history at Beauregard-Keyes House.

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You can fly from Washington DC to New Orleans in 5.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central Standard Time (CST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Washington DC in December since evenings lows in New Orleans dip to 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Los Angeles.

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Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums

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Oak Alley Plantation
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Garden District ©
Garden District
The National WWII Museum
The National WWII Museum
French Quarter ©
French Quarter

4
days
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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Getty Center The Publications and Los Angeles County Museum of Art. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Venice Beach and Boardwalk and Will Rogers State Beach. Next up on the itinerary: learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County, take an in-depth tour of Avila Adobe, appreciate the extensive heritage of Venice Canals Walkway, and examine the collection at GRAMMY Museum at L.A. LIVE.

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Traveling by flight from New Orleans to Los Angeles takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 2 hours. When traveling from New Orleans in January, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Los Angeles: temperatures range from 24°C by day to 11°C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 6th (Sat) before leaving for Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Santa Monica Pier
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Getty Center The Publications ©
Getty Center The Publications
La Brea Tar Pits & Museum ©
La Brea Tar Pits & Museum
Los Angeles County Museum of Art
Los Angeles County Museum of Art

3
days
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.
When in Yellowstone National Park, make a side trip to see Grand Teton in Grand Teton National Park, approximately 1h 25 min away. There's much more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Lamar Valley, take a memorable drive along Grand Loop Road, contemplate the long history of Fort Yellowstone Historic District, and explore the striking landscape at Lower Geyser Basin.

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You can do a combination of flight and taxi from Los Angeles to Yellowstone National Park in 7 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and car; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Los Angeles to Yellowstone National Park. Traveling from Los Angeles in January, things will get much colder in Yellowstone National Park: highs are around -6°C and lows about -20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Wildlife Parks Nature

Side Trip

Grand Teton
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Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton
Lamar Valley ©
Lamar Valley
Grand Loop Road ©
Grand Loop Road

4
days
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Alcatraz Island and SS Jeremiah O'Brien. Let the collections at Exploratorium and de Young Museum capture your imagination. There's lots more to do: snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, take in the spiritual surroundings of Grace Cathedral, enjoy the sea views from Fort Point, and get to know the fascinating history of The Embarcadero.

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Do a combination of taxi, flight, and subway from Yellowstone National Park to San Francisco in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, bus, and flight; or drive. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park in January, things will get much warmer in San Francisco: highs are around 17°C and lows about 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Honolulu.

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Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium
SS Jeremiah O'Brien
SS Jeremiah O'Brien

4
days
Honolulu, Oahu

Honolulu ©
In many ways much more Asian than American, Honolulu is Hawaii's largest city and its center of government, transportation, commerce, and tourism.
Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Kailua Beach Park and Waikiki Beach. Popular historic sites such as USS Arizona Memorial and National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific are in your itinerary. Change things up with these side-trips from Honolulu: Haleiwa (Sunset Beach Park & Waimea Bay) and Lanikai Beach (in Kailua). Next up on the itinerary: explore the activities along Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve, step aboard Battleship Missouri Memorial, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Kapiolani Regional Park.

For photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Honolulu trip planner.

You can fly from San Francisco to Honolulu in 7.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of train and flight. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from San Francisco to Honolulu due to the time zone difference. In January, Honolulu is much warmer than San Francisco - with highs of 31°C and lows of 22°C. On the 19th (Fri), you're off tohome.

Things to do in Honolulu

Parks Beaches Outdoors

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Kailua, Haleiwa
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Kailua Beach Park ©
Kailua Beach Park
USS Arizona Memorial ©
USS Arizona Memorial
Waikiki Beach ©
Waikiki Beach

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