24 days in United States Itinerary

24 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

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New York City
— 3 nights
2
Washington DC
— 3 nights
3
New Orleans
— 2 nights
4
Los Angeles
— 6 nights
5
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
6
Chicago
— 6 nights

3
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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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Central Park and Speed Boats Tours. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Food Tours and New York Public Library. Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to The Metropolitan Museum of Art, stroll around World Trade Center's Liberty Park, take in panoramic vistas at Empire State Building, and pause for some serene contemplation at St. Patrick's Cathedral.

To see maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the New York City day trip tool.

Krakow, Poland to New York City is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a -6 hour difference. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Krakow in July; daily highs in New York City reach °C and lows reach °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to catch the train to Washington DC.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums Tours
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Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Statue of Liberty National Monument ©
Statue of Liberty National Monument

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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.
Attractions like Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History and Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception make great kid-friendly stops. Step off the beaten path and head to National Gallery of Art and The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier. When in Washington DC, make a side trip to see The Adventure Park at Sandy Spring in Sandy Spring, approximately Sandy Spring away. There's still lots to do: appreciate the history behind U.S. Marine Corps War Memorial and see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Washington DC trip builder site.

Take a train from New York City to Washington DC in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In July, daytime highs in Washington DC are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Theme Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Arlington, The Adventure Park at Sandy Spring
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The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier ©
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
The Adventure Park at Sandy Spring ©
The Adventure Park at Sandy Spring
Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History ©

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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 23rd (Tue), appreciate the extensive heritage of Garden District, thensee the interesting displays at Escape My Room New Orleans, thenexamine the collection at Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Louis Cathedral.

Plan a New Orleans trip in moments using our itinerary builder.

Getting from Washington DC to New Orleans by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Washington DC to New Orleans, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Washington DC in July, expect nights in New Orleans to be a bit warmer, around °C, while days are slightly colder, around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
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St. Louis Cathedral ©
St. Louis Cathedral
Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium ©
Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium
Escape My Room New Orleans ©
Escape My Room New Orleans

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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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Disney California Adventure Park and Huntington Beach Pier. Family-friendly places like Disneyland Park and Dodger Stadium will thrill your kids. Change things up with a short trip to Seal Beach in Seal Beach (about 40 minutes away). Pack the 24th (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at The Getty Center, take in the waterfront at Santa Monica Pier, catch a movie at California Science Center, and learn more about the world around you at La Brea Tar Pits and Museum.

To see maps, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Los Angeles trip maker.

Traveling by flight from New Orleans to Los Angeles takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from New Orleans to Los Angeles. Traveling from New Orleans in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Los Angeles, with lows of °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Tue) so you can travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Anaheim, Santa Monica Pier, Huntington Beach Pier, Seal Beach
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Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Disney California Adventure Park ©
Disney California Adventure Park

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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 31st (Wed), take in breathtaking views at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, thenget your game on at Dig This, and then ponder the design of Fountains of Bellagio.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Las Vegas trip planner.

You can fly from Los Angeles to Las Vegas in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and bus. While traveling from Los Angeles, expect warmer days and somewhat warmer nights in Las Vegas, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Nature Fun & Games
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Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area ©
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area
Dig This ©
Dig This

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Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Kids will enjoy Museum of Science and Industry and The Art Institute of Chicago. Step off the beaten path and head to Chicago Riverwalk and Silver Beach County Park. Explore Chicago's surroundings by going to Silver Beach Carousel (in Saint Joseph), Albanese Candy Factory (in Merrillville) and Fair Oaks Farms (in Fair Oaks). Plan for a day of cool, family-friendly fun on the 6th (Tue) at Six Flags Great America. There's still lots to do: grab your bike and head to Lakefront Trail, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica of the Sacred Heart, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and ponder the design of Crown Fountain.

To see more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Chicago online sightseeing planner.

Traveling by flight from Las Vegas to Chicago takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Las Vegas to Chicago, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Las Vegas in August, things will get slightly colder in Chicago: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Chicago

Theme Parks Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Saint Joseph, South Bend, Six Flags Great America, Albanese Candy Factory, Fair Oaks Farms
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Basilica of the Sacred Heart ©
Basilica of the Sacred Heart
Museum of Science and Industry ©
Museum of Science and Industry
Silver Beach Carousel ©
Silver Beach Carousel

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