11 days in San Francisco, Las Vegas & Grand Canyon National Park Itinerary

11 days in San Francisco, Las Vegas & Grand Canyon National Park Itinerary

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11 days in San Francisco, Las Vegas & Grand Canyon National Park Itinerary

London
Fly:  14​h
San Francisco
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
Las Vegas
— 5 nights
Drive + Fly:  4​h 30​min
Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
bus + Fly:  17​h
London

2
days
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Sun): make a trip to Lombard Street and then take a memorable ride with Cable Cars. On the 14th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, then head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, and then snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge.

To see ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the San Francisco online trip itinerary builder .

London, UK to San Francisco is an approximately 14-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -8 hour difference. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from London in May: high temperatures in San Francisco hover around 24°C and lows are around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) early enough to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in San Francisco

#Parks, #Nature, #Historic Sites
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Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

4
days
Las Vegas

Las Vegas ©
Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Valley of Fire State Park and Battlefield Vegas. Take a break from Las Vegas with a short trip to Helicopter Tours in Boulder City, about 32 minutes away. The adventure continues: immerse yourself in nature at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, take in panoramic vistas at Eiffel Tower Experience at Paris Las Vegas, get engrossed in the history at Titanic, and try your luck at Wynn Las Vegas.

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Traveling by flight from San Francisco to Las Vegas takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. In May, Las Vegas is somewhat warmer than San Francisco - with highs of 36°C and lows of 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

#Parks, #Nature, #Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Helicopter Tours, Valley of Fire State Park
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Valley of Fire State Park ©
Valley of Fire State Park
Helicopter Tours

3
days
Grand Canyon National Park

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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Bright Angel Trail and Lookout Studio. There's much more to do: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, get great views at Mather Point, and hike along South Kaibab Trail.

For more things to do, photos, maps, and tourist information, use the Grand Canyon National Park vacation planner.

Getting from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park by combination of car and flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of flight and bus. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Las Vegas in May, you will find days in Grand Canyon National Park are little chillier (24°C), and nights are much colder (0°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Trails
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Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
South Kaibab Trail ©
South Kaibab Trail

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