12 days in United States Itinerary

12 days in United States Itinerary

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12 days in United States Itinerary

Manchester
Fly:  14​h
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Fly + train:  3​h 30​min
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
San Diego
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
Fly:  13​h 45​min
Manchester

3
days
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Castello di Amorosa and Alcatraz Island. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Muir Woods National Monument and V. Sattui. There's much more to do: explore the engaging exhibits at Exploratorium, examine the collection at Musee Mecanique, wander the streets of Fisherman's Wharf, and get to know the fascinating history of Filbert Steps.

To see maps, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read our San Francisco trip generator.

Manchester, UK to San Francisco is an approximately 14-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Manchester to San Francisco is minus 8 hours. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Manchester in June: highs in San Francisco hover around 25°C, while lows dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) early enough to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Francisco

Museums Parks Nature

Side Trips

Muir Woods National Monument, Castello di Amorosa, V. Sattui
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Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Castello di Amorosa ©
Castello di Amorosa

1
day
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.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Fri): take in the waterfront at Santa Monica Pier, kick back and relax at Venice Beach and Boardwalk, then examine the collection at Getty Center The Publications, and finally admire the masterpieces at Los Angeles County Museum of Art.

For other places to visit, photos, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Los Angeles itinerary builder.

Traveling by combination of flight and train from San Francisco to Los Angeles takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from San Francisco in June; daily highs in Los Angeles reach 30°C and lows reach 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) to allow time to drive to San Diego.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Santa Monica Pier
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Getty Center The Publications ©
Getty Center The Publications
Venice Beach and Boardwalk ©
Venice Beach and Boardwalk

2
days
San Diego

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.
On the 9th (Sat), kick back and relax at Children's Pool and then kick back and relax at La Jolla Cove. On the 10th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at USS Midway Museum and then kick back and relax at La Jolla Shores Park.

To see photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read San Diego vacation trip planner.

Drive from Los Angeles to San Diego in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. While traveling from Los Angeles, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in San Diego, ranging from highs of 26°C to lows of 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in San Diego

Outdoors Parks Beaches
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La Jolla Cove ©
La Jolla Cove
La Jolla Shores Park ©
La Jolla Shores Park
Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve ©
Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve

3
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 The Neon Museum. Get some cultural insight at The Strip and Madame Tussauds Las Vegas. There's much more to do: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, get engrossed in the history at Titanic, examine the collection at The Mob Museum, and try to win big at Wynn Las Vegas.

To see more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Las Vegas holiday planner.

You can fly from San Diego to Las Vegas in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. When traveling from San Diego in June, plan for warmer days and somewhat warmer nights in Las Vegas: temperatures range from 45°C by day to 28°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trip

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

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