31 days in United States Itinerary

31 days in United States Itinerary

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31 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Kuwait City
Fly:  15​h 15​min
1
New York City
— 5 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
2
Orleans
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h 30​min
3
Washington DC
— 3 nights
Fly:  7​h
4
San Francisco
— 5 nights
Fly:  4​h
5
Seattle
— 3 nights
6
Los Angeles
— 5 nights
Fly:  8​h 45​min
7
Kailua, Oahu
— 3 nights
Fly:  25​h
End: Kuwait City

5
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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like 9/11 Memorial and Ellis Island. The Metropolitan Museum of Art and Frick Collection are good opportunities to explore the local culture. The adventure continues: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, enjoy breathtaking views from Empire State Building, pause for some photo ops at Statue of Liberty National Monument, and admire the masterpieces at The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA).

Plan trip to New York City with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Kuwait City, Kuwait to New York City is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 8 hours traveling from Kuwait City to New York City. Traveling from Kuwait City in October, expect nights in New York City to be little chillier, around 16°C, while days are much colder, around 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) early enough to travel to Orleans.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites
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The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial
American Museum of Natural History ©

1
night
Orleans

Orleans ©
Orleans is a town in Barnstable County, Massachusetts, which is co-extensive with Cape Cod. On the 7th (Sun), enjoy the sand and surf at Cape Cod National Seashore. On the next day, get curious at Sandwich Glass Museum and then stroll through Nauset Beach.

To see ratings, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Orleans trip website .

Getting from New York City to Orleans by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: fly. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from New York City in October: high temperatures in Orleans hover around 20°C and lows are around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Orleans

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Cape Cod National Seashore, Sandwich Glass Museum
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Cape Cod National Seashore ©
Cape Cod National Seashore
Sandwich Glass Museum ©
Sandwich Glass Museum
Nauset Beach ©
Nauset Beach

3
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.
Let the collections at National Air and Space Museum and National Gallery of Art capture your imagination. Gettysburg National Military Park and Tomb of the Unknowns will appeal to history buffs. Change things up with a short trip to Little Round Top in Gettysburg (about 1h 45 min away). There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, get a sense of history and politics at White House, pause for some serene contemplation at Washington National Cathedral, and learn more about the world around you at Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History.

To see reviews, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Washington DC road trip tool .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Orleans to Washington DC. Traveling from Orleans in October, expect nights in Washington DC to be about the same, around 14°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Gettysburg, Tomb of the Unknowns
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Gettysburg National Military Park ©
Gettysburg National Military Park
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art

5
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Your itinerary includes some good beach time at China Beach and Rockaway Beach. Museum-lovers will get to explore Exploratorium and SS Jeremiah O'Brien. And it doesn't end there: head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, take in the awesome beauty at Twin Peaks, examine the collection at Musee Mecanique, and snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge.

For ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read our San Francisco trip itinerary builder site .

You can fly from Washington DC to San Francisco in 7 hours. Other options are to do a combination of subway, bus, and flight; or drive. Traveling from Washington DC to San Francisco, you'll gain 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in October, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) early enough to travel to Seattle.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Rockaway Beach
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Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium
SS Jeremiah O'Brien ©
SS Jeremiah O'Brien

3
nights
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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Chihuly Garden and Glass and Seattle Art Museum. Museum-lovers will appreciate The Museum of Flight and Glasshouse Studio. There's lots more to do: wander the streets of Pike Place Market, shop like a local with Pioneer Square, look for gifts at Elliott Bay Book Company, and enjoy breathtaking views from Space Needle.

To see photos, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Seattle online sightseeing planner .

Traveling by combination of subway and flight from San Francisco to Seattle takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from San Francisco in October; daily highs in Seattle reach 20°C and lows reach 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Seattle

Shopping Museums Neighborhoods
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Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
The Museum of Flight ©
The Museum of Flight
Seattle Art Museum ©
Seattle Art Museum

5
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.
You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Venice Beach and Boardwalk and Hermosa Beach Pier. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at The Getty Center and Santa Monica Pier. Change things up with a short trip to Manhattan Beach in Manhattan Beach (about 38 minutes away). And it doesn't end there: see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory, get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County, steep yourself in history at Watts Towers, and examine the collection at The Grammy Museum.

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Traveling by combination of flight and train from Seattle to Los Angeles takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Seattle in October; daily highs in Los Angeles reach 32°C and lows reach 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) early enough to travel to Kailua.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Hermosa Beach Pier, Santa Monica Pier, Manhattan Beach
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The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
La Brea Tar Pits and Museum ©
La Brea Tar Pits and Museum
Los Angeles County Museum of Art ©
Los Angeles County Museum of Art

3
nights
Kailua, Oahu

Kailua ©
Kailua is a census-designated place (CDP) in Honolulu County, Hawaii, United States. Get some cultural insight at USS Arizona Memorial and Iolani Palace. Relax by the water at Kailua Beach Park and Sunset Beach Park. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Kailua: Honolulu (Kapiolani Regional Park & Hanauma Bay Nature Preserve) and Waimea Bay (in Haleiwa). The adventure continues: kick back and relax at Lanikai Beach and see the interesting displays at USS Bowfin Submarine Museum & Park.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Kailua trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Los Angeles to Kailua in 9 hours. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Hawaii Standard Time (HST) is minus 2 hours. Traveling from Los Angeles in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Kailua, with lows of 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Kailua

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Honolulu, Haleiwa
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Kailua Beach Park ©
Kailua Beach Park
USS Arizona Memorial ©
USS Arizona Memorial
Sunset Beach Park ©
Sunset Beach Park

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