32 days in United States Itinerary

32 days in United States Itinerary

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New York City
— 4 nights
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Washington DC
— 3 nights
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Orlando
— 4 nights
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New Orleans
— 3 nights
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Aspen
— 2 nights
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Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
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Las Vegas
— 4 nights
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Los Angeles
— 2 nights
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San Francisco
— 4 nights
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Yellowstone National Park
— 2 nights
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Sioux Falls
— 1 night
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New York City

Big Apple

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: enjoy breathtaking views from Empire State Building, take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, admire the striking features of Grand Central Terminal, and explore the world behind art at The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA).

To see photos, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our New York City itinerary planner.

Chicago to New York City is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Chicago to New York City. In December, New York City is a bit warmer than Chicago - with highs of 48°F and lows of 36°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) so you can catch the train to Washington DC.

Things to do in New York City

Find places to stay Dec 15 — 19:
Highlights from your trip
Empire State Building ©
Must see
Empire State Building
4.4
Central Park ©
Must see
Central Park
4.8
Rockefeller Center ©
Architectural Building
Rockefeller Center
4.6

3
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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: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art, ponder the world of politics at United States Capitol, see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, and take an in-depth tour of United States Holocaust Memorial Museum.

For more things to do, photos, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Washington DC journey app.

Traveling by train from New York City to Washington DC takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In December, plan for daily highs up to 51°F, and evening lows to 37°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) early enough to travel to Orlando.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums · Zoos & Aquariums · Parks · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Dec 19 — 22:
Highlights from your trip
National Air and Space Museum ©
Specialty Museum
National Air and Space Museum
4.6

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Orlando

Theme Park Capital of the World

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.
Get out of town with these interesting Orlando side-trips: Stetson Mansion (in DeLand) and Boat Tours & Water Sports (in Kissimmee). Have a day of magic on the 23rd (Wed) at Walt Disney World Resort. Pack the 24th (Thu) with family-friendly diversions at Universal's Islands of Adventure. It doesn't end there: find something for the whole family at Universal Orlando Resort and admire the masterpieces at Charles Hosmer Morse Museum of American Art.

For more things to do, maps, photos, and more tourist information, use the Orlando online driving holiday planner.

You can fly from Washington DC to Orlando in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Expect much warmer temperatures when traveling from Washington DC in December; daily highs in Orlando reach 77°F and lows reach 59°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks · Historic Sites · Museums · Tours

Side Trips

Find places to stay Dec 22 — 26:
Highlights from your trip
Stetson Mansion ©
Must see
Stetson Mansion
4.9
Walt Disney World Resort ©
Disney Park / Activity
Walt Disney World Resort
4.3

3
nights
New Orleans

The Big Easy

Known for its Creole cuisine, rich musical tradition, and nearby swamps and plantations, New Orleans is one of the nation's oldest cities.
New Orleans is known for historic sites, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: brush up on your military savvy at The National WWII Museum, appreciate the extensive heritage of Jackson Square, walk around New Orleans City Park, and examine the collection at Blaine Kern's Mardi Gras World.

To see photos, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read our New Orleans online trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Orlando to New Orleans by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Central Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Orlando in December, expect nights in New Orleans to be about the same, around 57°F, while days are cooler, around 57°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) so you can travel to Aspen.

Things to do in New Orleans

Find places to stay Dec 26 — 29:
Highlights from your trip
The National WWII Museum ©
Military Museum
The National WWII Museum
4.8

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Aspen

Rocky Mountain High

Known as a ski resort town, Aspen's history goes back to its roots as a silver-mining village tucked away in an isolated valley of the Rocky Mountains.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Wed): take in the awesome beauty at Buttermilk Mountain. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 31st (Thu): gain insight at Aspen Center for Environmental Studies.

For maps, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read Aspen holiday maker.

Traveling by flight from New Orleans to Aspen takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Prepare for much colder weather when traveling from New Orleans in December: high temperatures in Aspen hover around 35°F and lows are around 10°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 31st (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Aspen

Winter Sports · Outdoors · Nature · Parks
Find places to stay Dec 29 — 31:
Highlights from your trip

2
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Grand Canyon National Park

The size, shape, and color of Grand Canyon National Park combine to leave an impression on visitors as deep as the canyon itself.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Fri): explore the stunning scenery at Yavapai Point and then don't miss a visit to Grand Canyon Village. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get great views at Hopi Point, then take some stellar pictures from Mohave Point, and then take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim.

To find reviews, photos, maps, and more tourist information, read Grand Canyon National Park trip itinerary planning site.

You can drive from Aspen to Grand Canyon National Park in 9.5 hours. When traveling from Aspen in December, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Grand Canyon National Park: temperatures range from 45°F by day to 15°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) so you can drive to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Nature · Parks
Find places to stay Dec 31 — Jan 2:
Highlights from your trip
Mohave Point ©
Lookout
Mohave Point
4.9

4
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Las Vegas

Sin City

Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Las Vegas is known for nightlife, shopping, and casinos. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Fountains of Bellagio, try to win big at Bellagio Hotel and Casino, get a taste of the local shopping with The Strip, and examine the collection at The Mob Museum.

To see ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Las Vegas itinerary planner.

You can drive from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or do a combination of bus and flight. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in January, expect nights in Las Vegas to be warmer, around 40°F, while days are a bit warmer, around 59°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) so you can travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Fun & Games · Casinos · Shopping · Parks
Find places to stay Jan 2 — 6:
Highlights from your trip

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Los Angeles

City of Angels

Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Thu): find something for the whole family at Disneyland Park and then look and learn at Griffith Observatory. Here are some ideas for day two: engage your brain at La Brea Tar Pits and Museum, get a taste of the local shopping with The Grove, explore the world behind art at Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita, then see the interesting displays at The Getty Center, and finally stop by Bergamot Station.

To see more things to do, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read Los Angeles online travel planner.

You can fly from Las Vegas to Los Angeles in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Las Vegas in January, with highs in Los Angeles at 70°F and lows at 49°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks · Museums · Childrens Museums · Shopping

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jan 6 — 8:
Highlights from your trip
Disneyland Park ©
Disney Park / Activity
Disneyland Park
4.2
The Getty Center ©
Specialty Museum
The Getty Center
4.8

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San Francisco

City by the Bay

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: snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, get curious at Exploratorium, take some stellar pictures from Twin Peaks, and take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf.

Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to San Francisco fast, fun, and easy.

Getting from Los Angeles to San Francisco by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Los Angeles in January, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in San Francisco: temperatures range from 59°F by day to 46°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks · Museums · Childrens Museums · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jan 8 — 12:
Highlights from your trip
Exploratorium ©
Science Museum
Exploratorium
4.6

2
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Yellowstone National Park

World's Largest Collection of Geysers

An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
On the 13th (Wed), don't miss a visit to The 45th Parallel, get outside with Bridge Bay Marina, then hike along Elephant Back Mountain, and finally identify plant and animal life at Lehardy's Rapids.

To plan Yellowstone National Park vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

Traveling by flight from San Francisco to Yellowstone National Park takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train, bus, shuttle, and car. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from San Francisco to Yellowstone National Park due to the time zone difference. In January, Yellowstone National Park is cooler than San Francisco - with highs of 23°F and lows of 1°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Sioux Falls.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Wildlife
Find places to stay Jan 12 — 14:
Highlights from your trip
Upper Geyser Basin ©
Hot Spring
Upper Geyser Basin
4.9
Bridge Bay Marina ©
Outdoor Activity
Bridge Bay Marina
4.6

1
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Sioux Falls

Sioux Falls is the largest city in the U.S. On the 15th (Fri), walk around Sertoma Park, test your problem-solving skills at Escape 605, and then walk around Falls Park.

To find ratings, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Sioux Falls trip itinerary builder.

Getting from Yellowstone National Park to Sioux Falls by flight takes about 9 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of car and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Yellowstone National Park to Sioux Falls is 1 hour. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Yellowstone National Park in January since evenings lows in Sioux Falls dip to 8°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Sioux Falls

Parks · Fun & Games
Find places to stay Jan 14 — 15:
Highlights from your trip
Falls Park ©
Park
Falls Park
4.7
Escape 605 ©
Room Escape Game
Escape 605
4.9

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