35 days in United States Itinerary

35 days in United States Itinerary

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1
New York City
— 10 nights
2
Norwalk
— 1 night
3
Washington DC
— 7 nights
4
Savannah
— 7 nights
5
Orlando
— 7 nights

10
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.
Escape the urban bustle at Gateway National Recreation and Hamilton Grange National Memorial. The Metropolitan Museum of Art and New York Public Library will appeal to museum buffs. Take a break from New York City with a short trip to Bronx Zoo in Bronx, about 36 minutes away. There's much more to do: don't miss a visit to Fifth Avenue, admire the masterpieces at The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA), pause for some photo ops at Statue of Liberty National Monument, and pause for some serene contemplation at St. Patrick's Cathedral.

To see more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our New York City trip builder site.

Sydney, Australia to New York City is an approximately 26-hour flight. The time zone changes from Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a -15 hour difference. Traveling from Sydney in December, expect New York City to be much colder, temps between 10°C and 2°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Norwalk.

Things to do in New York City

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Bronx Zoo, Gateway National Recreation
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Fifth Avenue ©
Fifth Avenue
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial

1
night
Norwalk

Norwalk ©
Norwalk, is the sixth most populous city in the U.S. On the 28th (Thu), head off the coast to Fire Island National Seashore.

To see photos, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Norwalk day trip tool.

Drive from New York City to Norwalk in 1.5 hours. In December, daily temperatures in Norwalk can reach 8°C, while at night they dip to 0°C. On the 29th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in Norwalk

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Fire Island National Seashore, Compo Beach
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Fire Island National Seashore ©
Fire Island National Seashore
Compo Beach ©
Compo Beach

7
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.
Get some historical perspective at Washington National Cathedral and Frederick Douglass National Historic Site. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like National Gallery of Art and Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History. Step out of Washington DC to go to McLean and see Great Falls Park, which is approximately 34 minutes away. There's much more to do: examine the collection at National Air and Space Museum, get to know the resident critters at National Zoological Park, pause for some photo ops at Vietnam Veterans Memorial, and get engrossed in the history at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum.

To find photos and tourist information, refer to the Washington DC trip planner.

Explore your travel options from Norwalk to Washington DC with the Route module. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Norwalk in December: highs in Washington DC hover around 12°C, while lows dip to 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Fri) to allow time for travel to Savannah.

Things to do in Washington DC

Parks · Nature · Museums

Side Trips

Arlington, Great Falls Park
Highlights from your plan
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier ©
The Tomb of the Unknown Soldier
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art

7
nights
Savannah

Savannah ©
Georgia's oldest city, Savannah displays its colonial history proudly on every corner.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Savannah Historic District and Coligny Beach. Get some historical perspective at Cathedral of St. John the Baptist and The Church of the Cross. Change things up with these side-trips from Savannah: Old Sheldon Church Ruins (in Yemassee), Tybee Island Beach (in Tybee Island) and Hilton Head (Hilton Head Island Bike Trails & Pinckney Island National Wildlife Refuge). And it doesn't end there: see a show at Historic Savannah Theatre, take a tour by water with Compass Sailing, LLC, identify plant and animal life at Savannah National Wildlife Refuge, and catch a live event at Grayson Stadium.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, use the Savannah trip itinerary maker tool.

Getting from Washington DC to Savannah by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. In January, Savannah is somewhat warmer than Washington DC - with highs of 19°C and lows of 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) so you can drive to Orlando.

Things to do in Savannah

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

Hilton Head, The Church of the Cross, Old Sheldon Church Ruins, Tybee Island Beach, Savannah National Wildlife Refuge
Highlights from your plan
Coligny Beach ©
Coligny Beach
Savannah Historic District ©
Savannah Historic District
Hilton Head Island Bike Trails ©
Hilton Head Island Bike Trails

7
nights
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.
For shopping fun, head to The LEGO Store or Orlando Vineland Premium Outlets. Family-friendly places like Walt Disney World Resort and SeaWorld will thrill your kids. Change things up with these side-trips from Orlando: Ormond Beach (in Ormond Beach), Ponce de Leon Inlet Lighthouse & Museum (in Ponce Inlet) and Stetson Mansion (in DeLand). Have a day of magic on the 13th (Sat) at Disney's Animal Kingdom. Pack the 17th (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Universal's Islands of Adventure. The adventure continues: make an unforgettable trip to Magic Kingdom Park and laugh and play at Happily Ever After Fireworks.

For reviews, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Orlando route builder app.

Getting from Savannah to Orlando by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: take a train; or fly. Traveling from Savannah in January, things will get a bit warmer in Orlando: highs are around 25°C and lows about 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trips

Ormond Beach, Ponce de Leon Inlet Lighthouse & Museum, Stetson Mansion
Highlights from your plan
Walt Disney World Resort ©
Walt Disney World Resort
Magic Kingdom Park ©
Magic Kingdom Park
Universal's Islands of Adventure ©
Universal's Islands of Adventure

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