15 days in United States Itinerary

15 days in United States Itinerary

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Start: Goiania
Fly:  20 h 45 min
1
San Francisco
— 1 night
Fly + Bus:  4 h
2
Yosemite National Park
— 2 nights
Bus:  7 h 45 min
3
Las Vegas
— 1 night
Fly + Subway:  6 h 45 min
4
Washington DC
— 2 nights
Subway + Fly:  3 h 15 min
5
New York City
— 4 nights
+2
Subway + Train + Fly:  16 h
End: Goiania

1
night
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
On the 10th (Sun), step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island, take in the pleasant sights at Fisherman's Wharf, and then take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge. On the next day, admire the natural beauty at Japanese Tea Garden, then stroll around Golden Gate Park, and then get a taste of the local shopping with Ferry Building Marketplace.

To see photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our San Francisco trip planner.

Goiania, Brazil to San Francisco is an approximately 20.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of flight and shuttle. You'll gain 5 hours traveling from Goiania to San Francisco due to the time zone difference. In May, San Francisco is slightly colder than Goiania - with highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) early enough to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

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

2
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.
On the 12th (Tue), take in the dramatic natural features at El Capitan, then admire the sheer force of Vernal Fall, then take in the dramatic natural features at Taft Point, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier Point. On your second day here, get all the information you need at Yosemite Conservation Heritage Center, then get great views at Yosemite, Tunnel View, and then hike along Mariposa Grove.

For reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Yosemite National Park road trip planner.

Getting from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park by combination of flight and bus takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect slightly colder evenings in Yosemite National Park when traveling from San Francisco in May, with lows around 1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) so you can catch the bus to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Taft Point ©
Taft Point
Mariposa Grove ©
Mariposa Grove

1
night
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.
On the 14th (Thu), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, then admire the natural beauty at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, then make a trip to Fountains of Bellagio, and finally have fun at Paris Las Vegas. On the 15th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at The Mob Museum, then enjoy breathtaking views from High Roller, and then shop like a local with The Strip.

To see traveler tips, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read Las Vegas online holiday builder.

Take a bus from Yosemite National Park to Las Vegas in 17.5 hours. Plan for much hotter temperatures traveling from Yosemite National Park in May, with highs in Las Vegas at 36°C and lows at 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) early enough to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Neighborhoods Historic Sites Shopping
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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

2
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, take an in-depth tour of United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, ponder the world of politics at United States Capitol, and learn more about the world around you at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History.

To see photos, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read Washington DC online trip itinerary planner.

You can do a combination of flight and subway from Las Vegas to Washington DC in 7 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or drive. You'll lose 3 hours traveling from Las Vegas to Washington DC due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Las Vegas in May, things will get a bit cooler in Washington DC: highs are around 28°C and lows about 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Mon) so you can travel to New York City.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums
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National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art
Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History ©

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: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, don't miss a visit to Rockefeller Center, browse the exhibits of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, and wander the streets of Times Square.

For other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the New York City travel route app.

Traveling by combination of subway and flight from Washington DC to New York City takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Washington DC in May, expect nights in New York City to be about the same, around 15°C, while days are slightly colder, around 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums Historic Sites
Find places to stay May 18 — 22:
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

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