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
San Francisco
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
Monterey
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h
San Diego
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
Los Angeles
— 1 night
Drive:  7​h 30​min
Grand Canyon National Park
— 3 nights
bus + Fly:  17​h
London

3
days
San Francisco

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Get outdoors at Alcatraz Island and Muir Woods National Monument. Explore hidden gems such as Castello di Amorosa and V. Sattui. Next up on the itinerary: snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, take some stellar pictures from Twin Peaks, see the interesting displays at Cable Car Museum, and kick back and relax at China Beach.

To find photos, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the San Francisco itinerary builder.

London, UK to San Francisco is an approximately 14-hour flight. You'll gain 8 hours traveling from London to San Francisco due to the time zone difference. Traveling from London in September, expect San Francisco to be a bit warmer, temps between 27°C and 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Monterey.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Nature Neighborhoods

Side Trips

V. Sattui, Muir Woods National Monument, Castello di Amorosa
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island
Castello di Amorosa
Fisherman's Wharf

2
days
Monterey

The City of Monterey in Monterey County is located on the southern edge of Monterey Bay, on Central California's Pacific coast in California. On the 11th (Tue), kick back and relax at Carmel City Beach/Carmel River Beach and then admire the majestic nature at Point Lobos State Reserve. Keep things going the next day: stroll through Pfeiffer State Beach, then admire the majestic nature at Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park, and then take a memorable drive along Seventeen Mile Drive.

To find maps, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Monterey custom trip planner.

Traveling by car from San Francisco to Monterey takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in September, and nighttime lows around 15°C. On the 13th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to San Diego.

Things to do in Monterey

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Carmel, Big Sur
Highlights from your plan
Point Lobos State Reserve
Pfeiffer State Beach

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.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Fri): tour the pleasant surroundings at La Jolla Cove and then tour the pleasant surroundings at San Diego Zoo. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the views from San Diego - Coronado Bridge, then enjoy the sand and surf at La Jolla Shores Park, and then identify plant and animal life at Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve.

To find maps, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the San Diego itinerary maker.

Traveling by flight from Monterey to San Diego takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Monterey in September, with highs in San Diego at 31°C and lows at 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Diego

Outdoors Parks Beaches
Highlights from your plan
San Diego Zoo
La Jolla Cove

1
day
Los Angeles

Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sun): appreciate the extensive heritage of El Pueblo de Los Angeles, stroll through Venice Beach and Boardwalk, and then examine the collection at Getty Center The Publications.

To see reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Los Angeles travel itinerary creator.

Traveling by car from San Diego to Los Angeles takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. When traveling from San Diego in September, plan for somewhat warmer days in Los Angeles, with highs around 35°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) so you can drive to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Parks Beaches Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Venice Beach and Boardwalk
Getty Center The Publications
El Pueblo de Los Angeles

3
days
Grand Canyon National Park

The size, shape, and color of Grand Canyon National Park combine to leave an impression on visitors as deep as the canyon itself.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Rim Trail and Bright Angel Trail. Take a break from the city and head to South Kaibab Trail and Inner Canyon. The adventure continues: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, take some stellar pictures from Lipan Point, and appreciate the history behind Powell Point.

To see maps, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Grand Canyon National Park travel itinerary planner.

You can drive from Los Angeles to Grand Canyon National Park in 7.5 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Los Angeles to Grand Canyon National Park is 1 hour. When traveling from Los Angeles in September, plan for a bit cooler days and colder nights in Grand Canyon National Park: temperatures range from 28°C by day to 7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Trails Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
South Kaibab Trail
Grand Canyon South Rim
Bright Angel Trail

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