15 days in United States Itinerary

15 days in United States Itinerary

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15 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Cairo
Fly:  14​h
1
New York City
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
2
Washington DC
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h 45​min
3
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h
4
San Francisco
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
5
Seattle
— 1 night
Fly + Drive:  5​h 30​min
6
Yellowstone National Park
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  20​h 45​min
End: Cairo

3
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, shopping, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: go for a walk through Central Park, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Patrick's Cathedral, take a stroll through Times Square, and don't miss a visit to Statue of Liberty National Monument.

For traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read our New York City travel planner.

Cairo, Egypt to New York City is an approximately 14-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from Cairo to New York City, you'll gain 7 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Cairo in August, expect New York City to be a bit cooler, temps between 34°C and 25°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) so you can travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums Historic Sites
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Central Park ©
Central Park
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

2
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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.
On the 4th (Wed), ponder the world of politics at United States Capitol, examine the collection at National Air and Space Museum, then admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Art, and finally pause for some photo ops at Vietnam Veterans Memorial. On the 5th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Washington National Cathedral, get engrossed in the history at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, then get a new perspective on nature at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, and finally get a sense of history and politics at White House.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read Washington DC trip itinerary maker site .

You can fly from New York City to Washington DC in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. In September, daytime highs in Washington DC are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) so you can travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Historic Sites
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National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art

2
nights
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 (Fri): explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, then take in nature's colorful creations at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, then ponder the design of Fountains of Bellagio, and finally try your luck at Paris Las Vegas. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at The Mob Museum, then take in panoramic vistas at High Roller, and then shop like a local with The Strip.

To find traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, read Las Vegas sightseeing website .

Traveling by flight from Washington DC to Las Vegas takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of subway, bus, and flight; or drive. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -3 hour difference. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Washington DC in September; daily highs in Las Vegas reach 39°C and lows reach 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Neighborhoods Historic Sites
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Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
The Strip ©
The Strip

2
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
On the 8th (Sun), explore and take pictures at Alcatraz Island, take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, and then contemplate the long history of Golden Gate Bridge. On your second day here, take in nature's colorful creations at Japanese Tea Garden, walk around Golden Gate Park, and then get a taste of the local shopping with Ferry Building Marketplace.

For traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the San Francisco trip tool .

Traveling by flight from Las Vegas to San Francisco takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Las Vegas in September, expect San Francisco to be slightly colder, temps between 28°C and 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) so you can travel to Seattle.

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

1
night
Seattle

Seattle ©
Nicknamed the "Emerald City" because of its abundant evergreen trees, Seattle is the cultural and business center of the Pacific Northwest, as well as a popular holiday destination.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Tue): take in panoramic vistas at Space Needle, admire the masterpieces at Chihuly Garden and Glass, and then take a stroll through Pike Place Market.

Before you visit Seattle, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Traveling by flight from San Francisco to Seattle takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in September, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Seattle

Shopping Neighborhoods Museums
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Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Space Needle ©
Space Needle
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market

3
nights
Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone National Park ©
An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
Take a break from Yellowstone National Park with a short trip to Grand Teton in Grand Teton National Park, about 1h 30 min away. There's much more to do: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, take in the natural beauty of Grand Prismatic Spring, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Washburn, and hike along Artist Point.

To see reviews, photos, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Yellowstone National Park route builder website .

You can do a combination of flight and car from Seattle to Yellowstone National Park in 5.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight, shuttle, and bus; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Seattle to Yellowstone National Park. Traveling from Seattle in September, expect nights in Yellowstone National Park to be colder, around 0°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Grand Teton
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Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Mount Washburn ©
Mount Washburn
Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton

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