59 days in Europe, Asia, South Pacific, United States & South America Itinerary

59 days in Europe, Asia, South Pacific, United States & South America Itinerary

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59 days in Europe, Asia, South Pacific, United States & South America Itinerary

Start: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Fly:  13​h 30​min
1
Madrid, Spain
— 4 nights
Fly:  5​h
2
London, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
train:  2​h 30​min
3
Paris, France
— 3 nights
train:  1​h 30​min
4
Brussels, Belgium
— 5 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
5
Helsinki, Finland
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h
6
Berlin, Germany
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
7
Prague, Czech Republic
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
8
Munich, Germany
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
9
Florence, Italy
— 3 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
10
Rome, Italy
— 4 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
11
Athens, Greece
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
12
Istanbul, Turkey
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
13
Isfahan, Iran
— 1 night
Fly + train:  20​h 45​min
14
Kyoto, Japan
— 2 nights
train + Fly:  13​h 30​min
15
Sydney, Australia
— 3 nights
Fly:  17​h
16
San Francisco, United States
— 3 nights
Fly + bus:  8​h 45​min
17
New York City, United States
— 3 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  27​h
18
Canaima National Park, Venezuela
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  29​h
End: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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Madrid, Spain

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Alcazar de Segovia and Museo Sorolla. Visit Royal Palace of Madrid and The Walls of Avila for their historical value. Change things up with these side-trips from Madrid: Hoces del Rio Duraton Natural Park (in Sepulveda), Catedral de Segovia (in Segovia) and Plaza mayor de Chinchon (in Chinchon). And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at Prado National Museum, get engrossed in the history at Naval Museum, admire the landmark architecture of Museo Cerralbo, and steep yourself in history at Real Basilica de San Francisco el Grande.

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Rio de Janeiro, Brazil to Madrid is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 4 hours traveling from Rio de Janeiro to Madrid. In March, Madrid is much colder than Rio de Janeiro - with highs of 17°C and lows of 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) so you can travel to London.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Segovia, The Walls of Avila, Hoces del Rio Duraton Natural Park, Plaza mayor de Chinchon
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Alcazar of Segovia ©
Alcazar of Segovia
Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid

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nights
London, United Kingdom

London ©
Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Churchill War Rooms and National Gallery. Your inner history buff will appreciate Westminster Abbey and Tower of London. There's lots more to do: learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum, ponder the world of politics at Houses of Parliament, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Cathedral, and admire the masterpieces at Tate Modern.

To find more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the London online vacation planner .

Traveling by flight from Madrid to London takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Madrid to London is minus 1 hour. When traveling from Madrid in March, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in London: temperatures range from 11°C by day to 3°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) early enough to catch the train to Paris.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites
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The British Museum ©
The British Museum
Churchill War Rooms ©
Churchill War Rooms
National Gallery ©
National Gallery

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nights
Paris, France

Paris ©
A beautiful and romantic city fit for any itinerary, Paris brims with historic associations and remains vastly influential in the realms of culture, art, fashion, food and design.
Explore hidden gems such as Musee Marmottan Monet and Fondation Louis Vuitton. Let the collections at Louvre Museum and Musee d'Orsay capture your imagination. Venture out of the city with trips to Palace of Versailles (in Versailles) and Arboretum de la Vallee-aux-Loups (in Chatenay-Malabry). There's lots more to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, step off the mainland to explore Ile Saint-Louis, see the interesting displays at Musee du Parfum - Fragonard, and brush up on your military savvy at The Army Museum.

Discover how to plan a Paris trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

You can take a train from London to Paris in 2.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from London to Paris. In March, plan for daily highs up to 13°C, and evening lows to 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) to allow enough time to take a train to Brussels.

Things to do in Paris

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Palace of Versailles, Arboretum de la Vallee-aux-Loups
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Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

5
nights
Brussels, Belgium

Brussels ©
The allure of the multi-cultural capital, Brussels, stems from its mix of political intrigue, artistic influence, historical significance, and a thriving social scene.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Grand Place and Graslei and Korenlei. Museum-lovers will get to explore Musées Royaux des Beaux-Arts de Belgique and Atomium. Go for a jaunt from Brussels to Antwerp to see Rubens House (Rubenshuis) about 52 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule), brush up on your military savvy at Royal Museum of the Armed Forces and of Military History, admire the masterpieces at Van Buuren Museum, and admire the striking features of Parc du Cinquantenaire.

To see maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read Brussels trip builder tool .

Take a train from Paris to Brussels in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. When traveling from Paris in March, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Brussels: temperatures range from 10°C by day to 1°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Brussels

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

Graslei and Korenlei, Rubens House (Rubenshuis), Dijlepad
Find places to stay Mar 11 — 16:
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1
night
Helsinki, Finland

Helsinki ©
Finland's largest and most populated metropolis, the maritime town of Helsinki boasts varied architecture, a lively cafe culture, and plethora of picturesque natural delights.
On the 16th (Mon), get engrossed in the history at The National Museum of Finland, then admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church, then explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral. On the next day, explore the historical opulence of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, examine the collection at Finnish Aviation Museum, steep yourself in history at The Aalto House, then take an in-depth tour of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, then get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum (Luonnontieteellinen Museo), and finally explore the world behind art at Sinebrychoff Art Museum.

To see more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Helsinki day trip planning site .

You can fly from Brussels to Helsinki in 5.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and flight; or drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Brussels to Helsinki due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Brussels in March, things will get slightly colder in Helsinki: highs are around 3°C and lows about -5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Berlin.

Things to do in Helsinki

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Finnish Aviation Museum
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church

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nights
Berlin, Germany

Berlin
The country's capital and largest city, Berlin is a diverse urban center boasting a lively nightlife and countless things to do.
Step off the beaten path and head to Memorial and Museum Sachsenhausen and Berlin-Hohenschonhausen Memorial. Museum-lovers will get to explore Topography of Terror and Pergamonmuseum. Step out of Berlin with an excursion to Rhinluch in Linum--about 56 minutes away. There's still lots to do: take an in-depth tour of Palace of Tears, admire the masterpieces at Neues Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kaiser Wilhelm Memorial Church, and take in the history at THE ROOM - Live Escape Game Berlin.

To see traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Berlin tour planner .

Traveling by flight from Helsinki to Berlin takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and flight; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Helsinki to Berlin is minus 1 hour. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Prague.

Things to do in Berlin

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Memorial and Museum Sachsenhausen, Rhinluch
Find places to stay Mar 17 — 20:
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Memorial and Museum Sachsenhausen
Memorial and Museum Sachsenhausen
Topography of Terror ©
Topography of Terror
Pergamonmuseum ©
Pergamonmuseum

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nights
Prague, Czech Republic

Prague ©
Prague lures millions of tourists each year with its World Heritage-listed medieval city center--a labyrinth of narrow lanes, bridges, cathedrals, and palaces overlooked by a thousand-year-old castle.
You'll explore and learn at Czech Repubrick and National Memorial to the Heroes of the Heydrich Terror. Explore hidden gems such as Památník Terezín - Malá pevnost and St Barbara's Church. When in Prague, make a side trip to see Sedlec Ossuary in Kutna Hora, approximately 1h 05 min away. The adventure continues: explore the historical opulence of Prague Castle, get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Vitus Cathedral, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Cyril and St Methodius Cathedral.

To see traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read our Prague itinerary planner.

You can drive from Berlin to Prague in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In March, daily temperatures in Prague can reach 11°C, while at night they dip to 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) to allow time to travel to Munich.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites Wildlife Tours

Side Trips

St Barbara's Church, Památník Terezín - Malá pevnost
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Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti
Památník Terezín - Malá pevnost ©
Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle

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nights
Munich, Germany

Munich ©
Often described as the city of laptops and lederhosen, Munich is an international center of business, engineering, research, and medicine that still maintains a rich cultural heritage and age-old traditions.
BMW Museum and Alte Pinakothek are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Nymphenburg Palace and Burgersaalkirche. Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at Munich Residenz, explore the world behind art at Lenbachhaus, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Peter's Church, and get curious at Deutsches Museum.

To see reviews, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read Munich route planner .

Fly from Prague to Munich in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In March, daily temperatures in Munich can reach 11°C, while at night they dip to 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) so you can travel to Florence.

Things to do in Munich

Museums Historic Sites Childrens Museums
Find places to stay Mar 23 — 26:
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Deutsches Museum ©
Deutsches Museum
BMW Museum ©
BMW Museum
Nymphenburg Palace ©
Nymphenburg Palace

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nights
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Centro Storico and Duomo di Pisa. Museum-lovers will get to explore Gallerie Degli Uffizi and Museum of Opera of Saint Maria of Fiore. Change things up with a short trip to Camposanto in Pisa (about 1h 10 min away). Next up on the itinerary: pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, pause for some photo ops at Loggia dei Lanzi, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Baptistery of St. John, and examine the collection at Academy Of Florence Art Gallery.

To see traveler tips, ratings, photos, and tourist information, go to the Florence itinerary planner.

Fly from Munich to Florence in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Munich in March, things will get somewhat warmer in Florence: highs are around 17°C and lows about 6°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) early enough to catch the train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Historic Sites Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Pisa
Find places to stay Mar 26 — 29:
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Centro Storico ©
Centro Storico
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©

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nights
Rome, Italy

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Explore hidden gems such as Centro Storico Associazione Centro Storico and Cupola di San Pietro. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Colosseum and Vatican Museums. Change things up with these side-trips from Rome: Duomo di Orvieto (in Orvieto), Campo Imperatore (in Assergi) and Parco Archeologico di Ostia Antica (in Ostia Antica). And it doesn't end there: steep yourself in history at Basilica Papale San Paolo fuori le Mura, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Louis of the French, take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica di San Pietro in Vincoli, and explore the ancient world of Palatine Hill.

For reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Rome trip planner .

You can take a train from Florence to Rome in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In March, daytime highs in Rome are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Athens.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Vatican City, Duomo di Orvieto, Campo Imperatore, Basilica di Santa Maria di Collemaggio e Porta Santa, Parco Archeologico di Ostia Antica
Find places to stay Mar 29 — Apr 2:
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Pantheon ©
Pantheon
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica

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nights
Athens, Greece

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Temple of Hephaestus and Ancient Agora of Athens. You'll explore and learn at Acropolis Museum and National Archaeological Museum. Explore Athens' surroundings by going to Donkey's Land (in Koropi), Mycenae (Lion Gate & Citadel and Treasury of Atreus) and Nafplio (Fortress Palamidi & Archaeological Museum of Nauplion). And it doesn't end there: delve into the distant past at Acropolis of Athens, get to know the fascinating history of Philopappos Hill, take a stroll through Anafiotika, and pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Kapnikarea.

To find photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Athens online trip itinerary builder .

Getting from Rome to Athens by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone difference moving from Central European Time to Eastern European Time is 1 hour. Traveling from Rome in April, expect a bit warmer with lows of 15°C in Athens. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can travel to Istanbul.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Mycenae, Nafplio, Donkey's Land, Temple of Poseidon
Find places to stay Apr 2 — 6:
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Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
Temple of Hephaestus ©
Temple of Hephaestus

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Istanbul, Turkey

Istanbul ©
A physical and cultural bridge between Europe and Asia, the transcontinental city of Istanbul serves as a living reminder of the Roman, Byzantine, and Ottoman empires.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Hagia Sophia Museum / Church (Ayasofya) and Istanbul Arkeoloji Muzesi. Sultan Ahmed Mosque and Kariye Museum (The Chora Church) are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Change things up with these side-trips from Istanbul: Bursa (Green Tomb & Ulu Cami) and Basiskele (Eriklitepe Tabiat Parki & Uzuntarla Tabiat Parki). And it doesn't end there: get engrossed in the history at Topkapi Palace, admire the striking features of Basilica Cistern, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mimar Sinan Mosque.

To find photos, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read Istanbul driving holiday planner.

You can fly from Athens to Istanbul in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. The time zone changes from Eastern European Time (EET) to Eastern European Time (EET), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Athens in April, with highs in Istanbul at 20°C and lows at 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can travel to Isfahan.

Things to do in Istanbul

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Basiskele, Bursa
Find places to stay Apr 6 — 10:
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Sultan Ahmed Mosque ©
Sultan Ahmed Mosque
Topkapi Palace ©
Topkapi Palace

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night
Isfahan, Iran

Isfahan ©
A cultural hub in the center of the country, Esfahan boasts a proud heritage of art, architecture, and craftsmanship.
On the 11th (Sat), contemplate the long history of Naqsh-e Jahan Square, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Royal Mosque (Masjid-i-Shah), then see the interesting displays at Isfahan Seashell Museum, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Bedkhem Church.

For more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Isfahan online trip planner .

Getting from Istanbul to Isfahan by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. When traveling from Istanbul in April, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Isfahan: temperatures range from 28°C by day to 8°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Kyoto.

Things to do in Isfahan

Historic Sites Museums
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Naqsh-e Jahan Square ©
Naqsh-e Jahan Square
Isfahan Seashell Museum ©
Isfahan Seashell Museum
Bedkhem Church ©
Bedkhem Church

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Kyoto, Japan

Kyoto ©
The national capital for over a thousand years, Kyoto retains much of the charm of old Japan, boasting numerous temples and shrines that seem completely untouched by the modern world.
On the 13th (Mon), steep yourself in history at Ninna-ji Temple, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tenryuji Temple, then steep yourself in history at Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine, and finally steep yourself in history at Kiyomizu-dera Temple. On the 14th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Eikando Zenrinji Temple, take in nature's colorful creations at Nanzen-ji Temple, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kodai-ji Temple, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Kennin-ji Temple, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Kyoto Gyoen National Garden, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Shimogamo Jinja.

To find reviews and other tourist information, refer to the Kyoto trip itinerary maker app .

You can do a combination of flight and train from Isfahan to Kyoto in 21 hours. Another option is to fly. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 5 hours traveling from Isfahan to Kyoto. When traveling from Isfahan in April, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Kyoto: temperatures range from 22°C by day to 11°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Kyoto

Historic Sites Parks
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Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine ©
Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine
Kiyomizu-dera Temple ©
Kiyomizu-dera Temple
Kodai-ji Temple ©
Kodai-ji Temple

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Sydney, Australia

Sydney ©
Lent iconic status as a result of its famous bridge and opera house, Sydney has a down-to-earth charm that enhances its spectacular setting and functional efficiency.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Historical Aircraft Restoration Society and HARS Aviation Museum. The Rocks and The National Pass are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Explore Sydney's surroundings by going to Bradman Museum & International Cricket Hall of Fame (in Bowral), Norman Lindsay Gallery & Museum (in Faulconbridge) and Australia Walkabout Wildlife Park (in Calga). There's still lots to do: wander the streets of Darling Harbour, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Nan Tien Temple, discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and brush up on your military savvy at Anzac Memorial.

For reviews, photos, and tourist information, read Sydney trip itinerary maker .

You can do a combination of train and flight from Kyoto to Sydney in 13.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Kyoto to Sydney due to the time zone difference. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Kyoto in April: high temperatures in Sydney hover around 26°C and lows are around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Sydney

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Albion Park Rail, The National Pass, Australia Walkabout Wildlife Park, Bradman Museum & International Cricket Hall of Fame, Nan Tien Temple
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The Rocks ©
The Rocks
The National Pass ©
The National Pass

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San Francisco, United States

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
You'll explore and learn at Walt Disney Family Museum and Legion of Honor. Get a sense of the local culture at Golden Gate Bridge and Presidio of San Francisco. Go for a jaunt from San Francisco to Calistoga to see Castello di Amorosa about 1h 30 min away. There's still lots to do: head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, contemplate the waterfront views at San Francisco Bay, awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area, and identify plant and animal life at Marin Headlands.

To see ratings, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our San Francisco holiday builder tool .

Fly from Sydney to San Francisco in 17 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight, shuttle, and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 18 hours traveling from Sydney to San Francisco. Traveling from Sydney in April, things will get a bit cooler in San Francisco: highs are around 22°C and lows about 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) early enough to travel to New York City.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Marin Headlands, Castello di Amorosa
Find places to stay Apr 18 — 21:
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Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Castello di Amorosa ©
Castello di Amorosa

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New York City, United States

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.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art and New York Public Library will appeal to museum buffs. Step off the beaten path and head to Frick Collection and American Museum of Natural History. The adventure continues: walk around Central Park, enjoy breathtaking views from Empire State Building, appreciate the history behind Statue of Liberty National Monument, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Patrick's Cathedral.

To see where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our New York City road trip planning site .

Getting from San Francisco to New York City by combination of flight and bus takes about 9 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 3 hours traveling from San Francisco to New York City. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from San Francisco in April, with highs in New York City at 19°C and lows at 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) so you can travel to Canaima National Park.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites
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The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
Ellis Island ©
Ellis Island

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night
Canaima National Park, Venezuela

Canaima National Park
One of the largest national parks in the world, Canaima National Park encompasses 30,000 sq km (12 sq mi) of distinct landscapes, varied wildlife, and the world's highest waterfalls.
To find maps, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Canaima National Park attractions planner.

Explore your travel options from New York City to Canaima National Park with the Route module. On the 27th (Mon), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Canaima National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
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