12 days in United States Itinerary

12 days in United States Itinerary

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12 days in United States Itinerary

Manchester
Fly:  14​h
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Fly + train:  3​h 30​min
Los Angeles
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
San Diego
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Fly:  13​h 45​min
Manchester

2
days
San Francisco

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Mon): head off the coast to Alcatraz Island. Here are some ideas for day two: wander the streets of Union Square, explore the engaging exhibits at Exploratorium, then take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, and finally see the interesting displays at Cable Car Museum.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the San Francisco sightseeing planner.

Manchester, UK to San Francisco is an approximately 14-hour flight. Traveling from Manchester to San Francisco, you'll gain 8 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Manchester in June, expect nights in San Francisco to be about the same, around 15°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) early enough to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Fitzgerald J V Marine Reserve
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf
Union Square

3
days
Los Angeles

Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Getty Center The Publications and Abbot Kinney Boulevard. Get some historical perspective at Santa Monica Pier and Hollywood Walk of Fame. When in Los Angeles, make a side trip to see Santa Monica Mountains in Santa Monica, approximately 1h 10 min away. There's lots more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Venice Beach and Boardwalk, browse the different shops at Third Street Promenade, look and learn at Griffith Observatory, and look for all kinds of wild species at Kenneth Hahn State Recreation Area.

To see reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Los Angeles sightseeing planner.

Do a combination of flight and train from San Francisco to Los Angeles in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from San Francisco in June: high temperatures in Los Angeles hover around 30°C and lows are around 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Sun) early enough to go by car to San Diego.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Parks Wildlife Shopping

Side Trip

Santa Monica
Highlights from your plan
Venice Beach and Boardwalk
Getty Center The Publications
Griffith Observatory

2
days
San Diego

Divided into neighborhoods with distinct characters and cultural heritages, San Diego sits just north of the Mexican border and offers visitors a blend of tourist attractions, including a lively nightlife, diverse cuisine, and a thriving musical scene.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Sun): see the interesting displays at USS Midway Museum and then shop like a local with Gaslamp Quarter. Here are some ideas for day two: enjoy the sand and surf at La Jolla Cove, contemplate the long history of Mt. Soledad National Veterans Memorial, and then immerse yourself in nature at Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve.

To find more things to do, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read our San Diego travel itinerary creator.

Traveling by car from Los Angeles to San Diego takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. While traveling from Los Angeles, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in San Diego, ranging from highs of 26°C to lows of 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trip

Oceanside Pier
Highlights from your plan
La Jolla Cove
USS Midway Museum

2
days
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 13th (Wed): immerse yourself in nature at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area and then get a taste of the local shopping with The Strip. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 14th (Thu): examine the collection at The Mob Museum, see the interesting displays at The Neon Museum, look for all kinds of wild species at Lake Mead National Recreation Area, then try to win big at Bellagio Hotel and Casino, and finally admire the local landmark of Bellagio Fountains.

To see maps, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Las Vegas trip generator.

Getting from San Diego to Las Vegas by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Expect warmer weather when traveling from San Diego in June: highs in Las Vegas hover around 45°C, while lows dip to 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Shopping Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Lake Mead National Recreation Area
Highlights from your plan
The Strip
Bellagio Fountains

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