42 days in United States Itinerary

42 days in United States Itinerary

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1
Los Angeles
— 4 nights
2
San Francisco
— 2 nights
3
Santa Monica
— 2 nights
4
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
5
Rocky Mountain National Park
— 7 nights
6
San Antonio
— 2 nights
7
Austin
— 2 nights
8
Nashville
— 2 nights
9
Orlando
— 3 nights
10
Miami
— 3 nights
11
Washington DC
— 3 nights
12
Boston
— 2 nights
13
New York City
— 4 nights

4
nights
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.
Relax by the water at Seal Beach and Venice Beach and Boardwalk. For shopping fun, head to LA Farmers' Market or The Grove. Go for a jaunt from Los Angeles to Newport Beach to see Newport Beach about 1h 5 min away. And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at The Getty Center, look and learn at Griffith Observatory, find something for the whole family at Universal Studios Hollywood, and make a trip to The Wizarding World of Harry Potter.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Los Angeles trip builder tool.

Brisbane, Australia to Los Angeles is an approximately 17-hour flight. Traveling from Brisbane to Los Angeles, you'll gain 18 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Brisbane in March, things will get slightly colder in Los Angeles: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) to allow time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Seal Beach, Newport Beach
Find places to stay Mar 28 — Apr 1:
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Venice Beach and Boardwalk ©
Venice Beach and Boardwalk
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
LA Farmers' Market ©
LA Farmers' Market

2
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San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): buy something for everyone on your list at Ferry Building Marketplace, thentake a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, and then walk around Crissy Field. On the 3rd (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get curious at Exploratorium and then take a stroll through Union Square.

To find traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our San Francisco travel planner.

You can fly from Los Angeles to San Francisco in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Los Angeles in April; daily highs in San Francisco reach °C and lows reach °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) so you can travel to Santa Monica.

Things to do in San Francisco

Childrens Museums Museums Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Apr 1 — 3:
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Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf
Ferry Building Marketplace ©
Ferry Building Marketplace

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Santa Monica

Santa Monica ©
A famed resort town since the early 20th century, Santa Monica sits on the picturesque Santa Monica Bay, bordered on three sides by the city of Los Angeles.
On the 4th (Sat), wander the streets of Montana Avenue, thentake in the waterfront at Santa Monica Pier, and then kick back and relax at Santa Monica State Beach. On the 5th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get a taste of the local shopping with Third Street Promenade, thentour the pleasant surroundings at Carbon Beach, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at El Matador State Beach.

To see maps, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read Santa Monica visit planner.

Traveling by flight from San Francisco to Santa Monica takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In April in Santa Monica, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Santa Monica

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Malibu
Find places to stay Apr 3 — 5:
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Santa Monica State Beach ©
Santa Monica State Beach
Third Street Promenade ©
Third Street Promenade
El Matador State Beach ©
El Matador State Beach

2
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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.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Mon): take a stroll through The LINQ Promenade and then get a taste of the local shopping with The Strip. On the 7th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the striking landscape of Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, enjoy some diversion at Strip Gun Club, and then make a trip to Fountains of Bellagio.

For more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Las Vegas trip planning tool.

Drive from Santa Monica to Las Vegas in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Santa Monica in April: highs in Las Vegas hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can travel to Rocky Mountain National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Neighborhoods Shopping Historic Sites
Find places to stay Apr 5 — 7:
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The LINQ Promenade ©
The LINQ Promenade
The Strip ©
The Strip
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area ©

7
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Rocky Mountain National Park

Rocky Mountain National Park
Rocky Mountain National Park presents an ideal setting for recreation in the mountain range for which the park is named.
Attractions like Patterson Glassworks Studio & Gallery and Lily Lake Trailhead make great kid-friendly stops. Explore hidden gems such as Glen Haven General Store and Sheep Lakes. Next up on the itinerary: admire the sheer force of Calypso Cascades, tour the pleasant surroundings at The Loch Trail, get great views at Milner Pass, and explore the activities along Lake Haiyaha.

To find photos, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Rocky Mountain National Park trip planner.

Do a combination of flight and car from Las Vegas to Rocky Mountain National Park in 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Las Vegas to Rocky Mountain National Park. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Las Vegas in April: highs in Rocky Mountain National Park hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can travel to San Antonio.

Things to do in Rocky Mountain National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Patterson Glassworks Studio & Gallery
Find places to stay Apr 7 — 15:
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Bierstadt Lake
Bierstadt Lake
Glen Haven General Store ©
Glen Haven General Store
Glacier Creek Stables ©
Glacier Creek Stables

2
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San Antonio

San Antonio ©
As the state’s second largest city, San Antonio embodies Texas’ rich cultural heritage while maintaining the Old West charm of an oil town.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Thu): pause for some serene contemplation at San Fernando De Bexar Cathedral, get in on the family fun at SeaWorld, and then shop like a local with The San Antonio River Walk. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Fri): find something for the whole family at Morgan's Wonderland, thentake a stroll around Tower of the Americas, and then steep yourself in history at King William Historic District.

To find out how to plan a trip to San Antonio, use our trip itinerary maker.

You can do a combination of car and flight from Rocky Mountain National Park to San Antonio in 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi, bus, and train. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time to Central Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Rocky Mountain National Park in April, you will find days in San Antonio are a bit warmer (°C), and nights are much hotter (°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Austin.

Things to do in San Antonio

Theme Parks Shopping Historic Sites
Find places to stay Apr 15 — 17:
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Morgan's Wonderland ©
Morgan's Wonderland
The San Antonio River Walk ©
The San Antonio River Walk
SeaWorld ©
SeaWorld

2
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Austin

Austin ©
Despite its laid-back college vibe, Austin is an influential center for politics, technology, film, and music.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sat): have fun and explore at Thinkery, thenwander the streets of Rainey Street, thenlook for gifts at Austin Visitor Center, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Mary's Cathedral. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Sun): learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Exotic Resort Zoo, Inc., engage your brain at Science Mill, and then appreciate the history behind Stevie Ray Vaughan Statue.

For where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read Austin journey website.

Traveling by car from San Antonio to Austin takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In April, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Nashville.

Things to do in Austin

Childrens Museums Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Johnson City
Find places to stay Apr 17 — 19:
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Thinkery ©
Thinkery
Science Mill ©
Science Mill
Exotic Resort Zoo, Inc. ©
Exotic Resort Zoo, Inc.

2
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Nashville

Nashville ©
Known as the capital of country music, the thriving city of Nashville combines old-world southern charm with a progressive urban flair.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Mon): get curious at Adventure Science Center and then stop by Hatch Show Print. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the engaging exhibits at Discovery Center and then learn about winemaking at Arrington Vineyards.

For reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Nashville trip itinerary planner.

Fly from Austin to Nashville in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Austin in April; daily highs in Nashville reach °C and lows reach °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) early enough to travel to Orlando.

Things to do in Nashville

Childrens Museums Museums Wineries

Side Trips

Arrington Vineyards, Discovery Center
Find places to stay Apr 19 — 21:
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Adventure Science Center ©
Adventure Science Center
Discovery Center ©
Discovery Center
Hatch Show Print ©
Hatch Show Print

3
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Orlando

Orlando ©
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.
Kids will enjoy Beach at Daytona Beach and World of Disney. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Ormond Beach and Basilica of the National Shrine of Mary, Queen of the Universe. There's much more to do: don't miss a visit to Tree of Life, take in a show at Happily Ever After Fireworks, discover the magic at Avatar Flight of Passage, and see the world from above with a helicopter tour.

To find ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Orlando trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Nashville to Orlando by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Nashville to Orlando due to the time zone difference. In April, Orlando is somewhat warmer than Nashville - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Miami.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Beach at Daytona Beach, Ormond Beach
Find places to stay Apr 21 — 24:
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Ormond Beach ©
Ormond Beach
Beach at Daytona Beach ©
Beach at Daytona Beach
Avatar Flight of Passage ©
Avatar Flight of Passage

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Miami

Miami ©
Florida’s mecca of fun in the sun, the lively tropical metropolis of Miami is one of the world’s top vacation spots.
Shop till you drop at Lincoln Road and Robert Is Here. We've included these beaches for you: Las Olas Beach and Fort Lauderdale Beach Park. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Miami: Anhinga Trail (in Everglades National Park) and Spas (in Fort Lauderdale). There's lots more to do: take a stroll through Wynwood, see the interesting displays at Lock & Load Museum, and get a taste of the local shopping with Britto Central.

For more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, go to the Miami online tour itinerary builder.

Getting from Orlando to Miami by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Orlando in April, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Miami, with lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) so you can travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Miami

Parks Outdoors Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Fort Lauderdale, Miami Beach, Robert Is Here, Anhinga Trail
Find places to stay Apr 24 — 27:
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Anhinga Trail ©
Anhinga Trail
Las Olas Beach ©
Las Olas Beach
Wynwood ©
Wynwood

3
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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.
Bring the kids along to Old Town and Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History. Step off the beaten path and head to Georgetown and Capitol Hill. There's lots more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Tidal Basin, pause for some photo ops at Lincoln Memorial, see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, and meet the residents at National Zoological Park.

For reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read our Washington DC day trip planning tool.

You can fly from Miami to Washington DC in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Miami in April, expect nights in Washington DC to be cooler, around °C, while days are a bit cooler, around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) early enough to travel to Boston.

Things to do in Washington DC

Neighborhoods Parks Museums

Side Trip

Old Town
Find places to stay Apr 27 — 30:
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Georgetown ©
Georgetown
Old Town ©
Old Town
Capitol Hill ©
Capitol Hill

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Boston

Boston ©
Rich in museums, restaurants, shops, and historical sites, Boston attracts over 16 million visitors each year. New England's largest and most influential city, Boston ranks among the world's major centers of education and culture.
On the 1st (Fri), browse the different shops at Faneuil Hall Marketplace, thenpick up some local products at Boston Public Market, and then explore the world behind art at Museum of Fine Arts. On the next day, enjoy some music at TD Garden and then take a stroll through Back Bay.

For other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Boston travel planner.

Traveling by flight from Washington DC to Boston takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Washington DC in April, things will get little chillier in Boston: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat) to allow time to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Boston

Shopping Nightlife Museums
Find places to stay Apr 30 — May 2:
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Faneuil Hall Marketplace ©
Faneuil Hall Marketplace
Museum of Fine Arts ©
Museum of Fine Arts
Back Bay ©
Back Bay

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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.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Chelsea Market and Fifth Avenue. Kids will enjoy Central Park and Food Tours. There's much more to do: take in panoramic vistas at Empire State Building, snap pictures at Brooklyn Bridge, take a stroll through SoHo, and stop by Greenwich Village.

To see reviews and more tourist information, read our New York City trip itinerary maker site.

You can fly from Boston to New York City in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around °C in May, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Neighborhoods Parks Shopping
Find places to stay May 2 — 6:
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Central Park ©
Central Park
Greenwich Village ©
Greenwich Village
Times Square ©
Times Square

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