16 days in United States Itinerary

16 days in United States Itinerary

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16 days in United States Itinerary

London
Fly:  15​h
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h
Death Valley National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  11​h
Yosemite National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
Big Sur
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h 45​min
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
Fly:  15​h
London

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Hollywood Sign, Hollywood Walk of Fame and Venice Beach and Boardwalk. On the 4th (Sat), make a trip to Hollywood Walk of Fame.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Los Angeles vacation planner.

London, UK to Los Angeles is an approximately 15-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 8 hours. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from London in August; daily highs in Los Angeles reach 34°C and lows reach 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Venice Beach and Boardwalk
Hollywood Walk of Fame
Hollywood Sign

3
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.
Las Vegas is known for nightlife, shopping, casinos, fun & games, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: try to win big at The Venetian, have fun at Battlefield Vegas, have some family-friendly fun at The Roller Coaster, and don't miss a visit to Paris Las Vegas.

For ratings, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Las Vegas itinerary maker.

Do a combination of train and flight from Los Angeles to Las Vegas in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Los Angeles in August, things will get somewhat warmer in Las Vegas: highs are around 45°C and lows about 30°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can catcht the bus to Death Valley National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Fun & Games Casinos
Highlights from your plan
The Venetian
New York New York Casino
Battlefield Vegas

1
day
Death Valley National Park

Extreme heat and dryness create extreme landscapes in Death Valley National Park.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Thu): take an in-depth tour of The Ranch at Furnace Creek, then take in the dramatic natural features at Zabriskie Point, and then take some stellar pictures from Dante's View.

For reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Death Valley National Park vacation builder.

Take a bus from Las Vegas to Death Valley National Park in 4 hours. Expect little chillier evenings in Death Valley National Park when traveling from Las Vegas in August, with lows around 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Death Valley National Park

Parks Nature Museums
Highlights from your plan
Zabriskie Point
Dante's View
The Ranch at Furnace Creek

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Fri): explore and take pictures at Tioga Pass and then make a trip to Olmsted Point. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 11th (Sat): take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier Point and then take in the dramatic natural features at Sentinel Dome.

For reviews, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Yosemite National Park travel planner.

Take a bus from Death Valley National Park to Yosemite National Park in 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and car. Expect cooler temperatures when traveling from Death Valley National Park in August; daily highs in Yosemite National Park reach 32°C and lows reach 7°C. You will have some time to spend on the 12th (Sun) before leaving for San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point
Sentinel Dome
Tioga Pass

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, steep yourself in history at SS Jeremiah O'Brien, stroll through Golden Gate Park, and have fun and explore at Exploratorium.

To find maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our San Francisco vacation builder.

Traveling by car from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of taxi, bus, flight, and subway. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Yosemite National Park in August: highs in San Francisco hover around 26°C, while lows dip to 17°C. You will have some time to spend on the 15th (Wed) before leaving for Big Sur.

Things to do in San Francisco

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

1
day
Big Sur

A sparsely populated area with stunning views, Big Sur attracts artists and tourists traveling California’s scenic Highway 1.
On the 15th (Wed), immerse yourself in nature at Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park.

To see where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Big Sur trip generator.

You can drive from San Francisco to Big Sur in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and taxi; or do a combination of flight and bus. In August, daily temperatures in Big Sur can reach 23°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. You'll have a few hours on the 16th (Thu) to wrap things up before traveling to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Big Sur

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Pfeiffer State Beach

2
days
Los Angeles

On the 17th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: discover the magic at Disneyland Park.

To see reviews, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Los Angeles trip itinerary planner.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Big Sur to Los Angeles in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. In August, Los Angeles is a bit warmer than Big Sur - with highs of 34°C and lows of 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks

Side Trip

Disneyland Park
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park
Universal Studios Hollywood

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