22 days in United States Itinerary

22 days in United States Itinerary

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22 days in United States Itinerary

London
Fly:  14​h
San Francisco
— 4 nights
Fly + train:  3​h 30​min
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
San Diego
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h
Las Vegas
— 4 nights
Fly + shuttle:  4​h 45​min
Santa Fe
— 2 nights
Fly + shuttle:  4​h 30​min
Colorado Springs
— 5 nights
shuttle + Fly:  15​h
London

3
days
San Francisco

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Appreciate the collections at California State Railroad Museum and Old Sacramento. Get a sense of the local culture at Castello di Amorosa and Exploratorium. Step out of San Francisco with an excursion to Bodega Head in Bodega Bay--about 1h 30 min away. And it doesn't end there: take a stroll through Union Square, stop by City Lights Booksellers & Publishers, buy something for everyone on your list at Ferry Building Marketplace, and see the interesting displays at Cable Car Museum.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our San Francisco custom trip planner.

London, UK to San Francisco is an approximately 14-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 May; daily highs in San Francisco reach 23°C and lows reach 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Francisco

Museums Shopping Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Sacramento, Castello di Amorosa, Bodega Head
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Castello di Amorosa
Bodega Head

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.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Getty Center The Publications and Mission San Juan Capistrano. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Camarillo Premium Outlets and Nature & Wildlife Tours. Step out of Los Angeles to go to Santa Monica and see Santa Monica Mountains, which is approximately 1h 10 min away. Next up on the itinerary: appreciate the extensive heritage of Santa Monica Pier and don't miss a visit to Hollywood Walk of Fame.

For more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Los Angeles travel planner.

Getting from San Francisco to Los Angeles by combination of flight and train takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In May, Los Angeles is a bit warmer than San Francisco - with highs of 28°C and lows of 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) early enough to go by car to San Diego.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Wildlife Tours Nature

Side Trips

Santa Monica, Nature & Wildlife Tours, Mission San Juan Capistrano, Camarillo Premium Outlets
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Getty Center The Publications
Santa Monica Pier

3
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.
Visit Oceanside Pier and Old Point Loma Lighthouse for their historical value. Get some cultural insight at Point Loma and Fort Rosecrans Cemetery. The adventure continues: hike along Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve, appreciate the history behind Mt. Soledad National Veterans Memorial, steep yourself in history at Mormon Battalion Historic Site, and don't miss a visit to Seaport Village.

To see maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the San Diego trip builder.

You can drive from Los Angeles to San Diego in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Los Angeles in May, you will find days in San Diego are slightly colder (24°C), and nights are about the same (19°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in San Diego

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trip

Oceanside Pier
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Oceanside Pier
Old Point Loma Lighthouse

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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Valley of Fire State Park and Titanic. Get outdoors at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area and Photography Tours. The adventure continues: shop like a local with The Strip, examine the collection at The Mob Museum, and admire the local landmark of Bellagio Fountains.

To find ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Las Vegas itinerary maker.

Fly from San Diego to Las Vegas in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from San Diego in May, plan for somewhat warmer days in Las Vegas, with highs around 36°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) early enough to travel to Santa Fe.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Nature Parks Museums

Side Trip

Valley of Fire State Park
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Valley of Fire State Park
The Strip

2
days
Santa Fe

Santa Fe continuously ranks among the world's top holiday destinations, attracting visitors with its unusual combination of scenic beauty, rich history, cultural diversity, and high concentration of performing arts venues, fine restaurants, and interesting attractions.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Tue): stop by Kakawa Chocolate House, view the masterpieces at Nedra Matteucci Galleries, then see the interesting displays at Museum of Indian Arts & Culture, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Canyon Road. Here are some ideas for day two: get engrossed in the history at Bradbury Science Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at El Santuario de Chimayo Historic Site, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of San Miguel Chapel.

For more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read Santa Fe tour planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and shuttle from Las Vegas to Santa Fe takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of shuttle and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Las Vegas to Santa Fe is 1 hour. Traveling from Las Vegas in May, you will find days in Santa Fe are slightly colder (28°C), and nights are colder (7°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) early enough to travel to Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Santa Fe

Museums Historic Sites Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Bradbury Science Museum, El Santuario de Chimayo Historic Site
Highlights from your plan
Museum of Indian Arts & Culture
Bradbury Science Museum

5
days
Colorado Springs

National Landmark red cliffs and the even more striking Pikes Peak mountain attracts tourism to Colorado Springs.
Explore hidden gems such as Zipline and Colorado Wolf and Wildlife Center. Get in touch with nature at Garden of the Gods and River Rafting & Tubing. Get out of town with these interesting Colorado Springs side-trips: Bishop Castle (in Westcliffe) and The Winery at Holy Cross Abbey (in Canon City). Next up on the itinerary: identify plant and animal life at North Cheyenne Canon Park and Starsmore Discovery Center, stop by Garden of the Gods Trading Post, see the interesting displays at Rocky Mountain Dinosaur Resource Center, and get engrossed in the history at Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum.

To find maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Colorado Springs vacation planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and shuttle from Santa Fe to Colorado Springs takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Santa Fe in May, you will find days in Colorado Springs are a bit cooler (24°C), and nights are about the same (7°C). Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Tue) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Tours Outdoors Adventure

Side Trips

Canon City, Manitou Springs, Colorado Wolf and Wildlife Center, Bishop Castle, Rocky Mountain Dinosaur Resource Center
Highlights from your plan
Zipline
Garden of the Gods
Bishop Castle

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