11 days in United States Itinerary

11 days in United States Itinerary

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11 days in United States Itinerary

Los Angeles
Fly:  9​h
New York City
— 2 nights
bus + Fly:  8​h 45​min
San Francisco
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  4​h 30​min
Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  7​h 30​min
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
Los Angeles

2
days
New York City

New York City ©
Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
On the 28th (Sun), admire the masterpieces at The Metropolitan Museum of Art and then wander the streets of Times Square. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 29th (Mon): pause for some photo ops at 9/11 Memorial and then take in the pleasant sights at Central Park.

To see traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the New York City road trip site .

Los Angeles to New York City is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is 3 hours. Traveling from Los Angeles in April, things will get little chillier in New York City: highs are around 19°C and lows about 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Tue) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in New York City

#Parks, #Museums, #Historic Sites
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Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial

2
days
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
On the 30th (Tue), take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, then step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island, and then take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf. Here are some ideas for day two: don't miss a visit to Lombard Street, then take a stroll through SoMa, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Golden Gate Park.

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Traveling by combination of bus and flight from New York City to San Francisco takes 9 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, flight, and subway; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from New York City to San Francisco. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in April, and nighttime lows around 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) so you can travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in San Francisco

#Parks, #Neighborhoods, #Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Golden Gate Park ©
Golden Gate Park

2
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.
On the 2nd (Thu), get to know the fascinating history of The Strip, take in panoramic vistas at Eiffel Tower Experience at Paris Las Vegas, then take in nature's colorful creations at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, and finally ponder the design of Bellagio Fountains. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at The Mob Museum and then take in breathtaking views at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area.

For traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Las Vegas road trip planning website .

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 up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

#Parks, #Historic Sites, #Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Bellagio Fountains ©
Bellagio Fountains
The Strip ©
The Strip

2
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.
On the 4th (Sat), trek along Bright Angel Trail. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Sun): take some stellar pictures from Mather Point and then hike along Rim Trail.

To see reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Grand Canyon National Park online tour planner .

Do a combination of car and flight from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Las Vegas, expect slightly colder days and much colder nights in Grand Canyon National Park, ranging from highs of 24°C to lows of 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

#Trails, #Outdoors, #Parks
Highlights from your plan
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail
Mather Point ©
Mather Point

3
days
Los Angeles

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 30 minutes away. Pack the 8th (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at The Getty Center, take in the waterfront at Santa Monica Pier, explore the different monuments and memorials at Hollywood Forever Cemetery, and see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory.

For where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, use the Los Angeles trip itinerary maker tool .

Traveling by car from Grand Canyon National Park to Los Angeles takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, taxi, and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 1 hour. When traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in May, plan for somewhat warmer days and much warmer nights in Los Angeles: temperatures range from 28°C by day to 17°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) to allow time to 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 ©
Disneyland Park
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood

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