13 days in United States Itinerary

13 days in United States Itinerary

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13 days in United States Itinerary

Sydney
Fly:  19​h 30​min
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
Lubbock
— 2 nights
Drive:  6​h 30​min
College Station
— 1 night
Fly:  10​h 30​min
Los Angeles
— 5 nights
Fly:  18​h
Sydney

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.
Get a sense of the local culture at The Strip and Bellagio Gallery of Fine Art. Step out of the city life by going to Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area and Adrenaline & Extreme Tours. Go for a jaunt from Las Vegas to Boulder City to see Hoover Dam about 42 minutes away. The adventure continues: look for all kinds of wild species at Lake Mead National Recreation Area, take in nature's colorful creations at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, try to win big at Bellagio Hotel and Casino, and browse the different shops at The Grand Canal Shoppes.

To see ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Las Vegas trip planner.

Sydney, Australia to Las Vegas is an approximately 19.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of train and flight. You'll gain 18 hours traveling from Sydney to Las Vegas due to the time zone difference. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Sydney in December, with highs in Las Vegas at 15°C and lows at 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Lubbock.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trips

Hoover Dam, Lake Mead National Recreation Area
Highlights from your plan
The Strip ©
The Strip
Bellagio Fountains ©
Bellagio Fountains

1
day
Lubbock

Lubbock
Lubbock is the county seat of Lubbock County, Texas, United States. Kick off your visit on the 7th (Thu): get engrossed in the history at National Ranching Heritage Center, tee off at The Rawls Course, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Buddy Holly Statue and West Texas Walk of Fame.

For maps, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Lubbock tour itinerary planner.

Getting from Las Vegas to Lubbock by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Central Standard Time, which is usually a 2 hour difference. Traveling from Las Vegas in December, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Lubbock, with lows of -2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) so you can travel to College Station.

Things to do in Lubbock

Golf Outdoors Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
The Rawls Course
The Rawls Course
National Ranching Heritage Center ©
National Ranching Heritage Center

few
hours
College Station

College Station ©
College Station is a city in Brazos County, Texas, situated in East Central Texas in the heart of the Brazos Valley, in the center of the region known as Texas Triangle. To see other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, go to the College Station trip maker .

You can drive from Lubbock to College Station in 7 hours. Another option is to fly. Traveling from Lubbock in December, expect College Station to be somewhat warmer, temps between 20°C and 6°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) early enough to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in College Station

Fun & Games
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Grand Station Entertainment ©
Grand Station Entertainment

4
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.
Popular historic sites such as Santa Monica Pier and Watts Towers are in your itinerary. Escape the urban bustle at Santa Monica Mountains and Venice Beach and Boardwalk. Step out of Los Angeles with an excursion to Hermosa Beach Pier in Hermosa Beach--about 38 minutes away. There's still lots to do: identify plant and animal life at Kenneth Hahn State Recreation Area, look and learn at Griffith Observatory, see the interesting displays at Getty Center The Publications, and admire the majestic nature at Santa Monica Beach.

To see ratings, reviews, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles driving holiday planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from College Station to Los Angeles. Traveling from College Station to Los Angeles, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Los Angeles when traveling from College Station in December, with lows around 11°C. On the 14th (Thu), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Santa Monica, Hermosa Beach Pier
Highlights from your plan
Venice Beach and Boardwalk ©
Venice Beach and Boardwalk
El Pueblo de Los Angeles
El Pueblo de Los Angeles
Santa Monica Beach ©
Santa Monica Beach

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