15 days in United States Itinerary

15 days in United States Itinerary

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15 days in United States Itinerary

London
Fly:  14​h
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
bus:  3​h 45​min
Death Valley National Park
— 2 nights
bus:  9​h 30​min
Yosemite National Park
— 4 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Fly + train:  3​h 30​min
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
Fly:  15​h
London

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.
On the 4th (Sat), take in nature's colorful creations at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, take in a show at Bellagio Fountains, and then try to win big at Bellagio Hotel and Casino. Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at The Mob Museum and then explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area.

For where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Las Vegas online itinerary creator.

London, UK to Las Vegas is an approximately 14-hour flight. You'll gain 8 hours traveling from London to Las Vegas due to the time zone difference. Traveling from London in August, expect Las Vegas to be much warmer, temps between 45°C and 30°C. On the 6th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can take a bus to Death Valley National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Nature Museums
Highlights from your plan
Bellagio Fountains
The Mob Museum

1
day
Death Valley National Park

Extreme heat and dryness create extreme landscapes in Death Valley National Park.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Tue): don't miss a visit to Mesquite Flat Sand Dunes, take in the dramatic natural features at Zabriskie Point, and then take some stellar pictures from Dante's View.

To find reviews, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Death Valley National Park custom trip planner.

Getting from Las Vegas to Death Valley National Park by bus takes about 4 hours. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Las Vegas in August since evenings lows in Death Valley National Park dip to 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) so you can travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Death Valley National Park

Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Zabriskie Point
Dante's View
Mesquite Flat Sand Dunes

3
days
Yosemite National Park

Massive granite mountains, towering waterfalls, groves of Giant Sequoia trees, and wilderness as far as the eye can see distinguish the landscape of Yosemite National Park.
Yosemite National Park is known for nature, trails, scenic drive, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier Point, hike along Tuolumne Meadows, explore and take pictures at Tioga Pass, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Panorama Trail.

For ratings, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Yosemite National Park trip planner.

Traveling by bus from Death Valley National Park to Yosemite National Park takes 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and car. In August, Yosemite National Park is much colder than Death Valley National Park - with highs of 32°C and lows of 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to go by car to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point
Sentinel Dome
Tuolumne Meadows

3
days
San Francisco

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
San Francisco is known for nature, museums, parks, nightlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, explore the engaging exhibits at Exploratorium, and head off the coast to Alcatraz Island.

To find where to stay, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read our San Francisco trip planner.

You can drive from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of taxi, bus, flight, and subway. When traveling from Yosemite National Park in August, plan for a bit cooler days and a bit warmer nights in San Francisco: temperatures range from 26°C by day to 17°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) early enough to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Museums Childrens Museums
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge
Fisherman's Wharf

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.
Step out of Los Angeles with an excursion to Disneyland Park in Anaheim--about 38 minutes away. Pack the 15th (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at Getty Center The Publications, get to know the fascinating history of Hollywood Walk of Fame, see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory, and take in the waterfront at Santa Monica Pier.

To find maps, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Los Angeles trip itinerary builder.

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. In August, Los Angeles is a bit warmer than San Francisco - with highs of 34°C and lows of 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Santa Monica Pier, Disneyland Park
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park
Universal Studios Hollywood
Getty Center The Publications

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