12 days in United States Itinerary

12 days in United States Itinerary

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12 days in United States Itinerary

Luxembourg City
Fly:  16​h 45​min
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
Los Angeles
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
Santa Barbara
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
Pismo Beach
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
Monterey
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
San Francisco
— 2 nights
Fly:  16​h 15​min
Luxembourg City

1
day
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.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Mon): explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, take in panoramic vistas at Eiffel Tower Experience at Paris Las Vegas, then admire the natural beauty at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, and finally ponder the design of Bellagio Fountains.

To see ratings, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Las Vegas driving holiday planner.

Luxembourg City, Luxembourg to Las Vegas is an approximately 17-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of flight and bus. You'll gain 9 hours traveling from Luxembourg City to Las Vegas due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Luxembourg City in April, plan for much warmer days and a bit warmer nights in Las Vegas: temperatures range from 31°C by day to 16°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) early enough to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Nature Nightlife
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Bellagio Fountains ©
Bellagio Fountains

2
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes We Love LA Tours as well as Universal Studios Hollywood. Start off your visit on the 3rd (Tue): find something for the whole family at Universal Studios Hollywood. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get a tailor-made plan with We Love LA Tours and then get to know the fascinating history of Hollywood Walk of Fame.

To see ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Los Angeles trip planner .

Do a combination of flight and train from Las Vegas to Los Angeles in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight, bus, and train. When traveling from Las Vegas in April, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Los Angeles: temperatures range from 28°C by day to 15°C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 5th (Thu) to wrap things up before traveling to Santa Barbara.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Tours Historic Sites

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Santa Monica Pier
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Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood
Santa Monica Pier
Santa Monica Pier
We Love LA Tours ©
We Love LA Tours

1
day
Santa Barbara

Santa Barbara
Nestled between the Pacific Ocean and the Santa Ynez Mountains, Santa Barbara is a solid vacation destination with its wide beaches, renowned wineries, and some of California's finest shopping and dining options.
To find photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Santa Barbara trip maker site .

Getting from Los Angeles to Santa Barbara by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Los Angeles in April, expect Santa Barbara to be a bit cooler, temps between 23°C and 10°C. On the 6th (Fri), you're off toPismo Beach.

Things to do in Santa Barbara

Outdoors Parks Tours

1
day
Pismo Beach

Pismo Beach
Pismo Beach is a city in San Luis Obispo County, in the Central Coast area of California, United States. On the 7th (Sat), take a leisurely stroll along Pismo Pier.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read our Pismo Beach trip itinerary tool .

Traveling by car from Santa Barbara to Pismo Beach takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. April in Pismo Beach sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 9°C at night. On the 7th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Monterey.
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Pismo Pier
Pismo Pier

1
day
Monterey

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. Kick off your visit on the 8th (Sun): admire nature's wide array of creatures at Monterey Bay Aquarium and then don't miss a visit to Cannery Row.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Monterey trip planner .

Getting from Pismo Beach to Monterey by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of bus and train. While traveling from Pismo Beach, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Monterey, ranging from highs of 20°C to lows of 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Mon) to allow time for the car ride to San Francisco.

Things to do in Monterey

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Trails

Side Trip

Point Lobos State Reserve
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Point Lobos State Reserve ©
Point Lobos State Reserve
Monterey Bay Aquarium ©
Monterey Bay Aquarium
Cannery Row
Cannery Row

2
days
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
On the next day, take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, and then snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge.

For other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our San Francisco day trip site .

Getting from Monterey to San Francisco by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: fly; or take a bus. In April, daily temperatures in San Francisco can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 12°C. On the 11th (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

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

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