14 days in United States Itinerary

14 days in United States Itinerary

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14 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Chennai (Madras)
Fly:  23​h 15​min
San Francisco
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
South Lake Tahoe
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h 15​min
Monterey
— 3 nights
Drive:  5​h 45​min
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
San Diego
— 4 nights
Drive:  5​h 30​min
End: Las Vegas

2
days
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
On the 12th (Sat), take a stroll through Chinatown. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: kick back and relax at Fitzgerald J V Marine Reserve and then visit a coastal fixture at Point Reyes Lighthouse.

For reviews, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read San Francisco online tour planner .

Chennai (Madras), India to San Francisco is an approximately 23.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight. The time zone changes from India Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -13 hour difference. Traveling from Chennai (Madras) in May, expect San Francisco to be colder, temps between 69°F and 53°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Monterey.

Things to do in San Francisco

#Parks, #Neighborhoods, #Wildlife

Side Trips

Point Reyes Lighthouse, Fitzgerald J V Marine Reserve
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Fitzgerald J V Marine Reserve ©
Fitzgerald J V Marine Reserve
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf
Twin Peaks ©
Twin Peaks

2
days
South Lake Tahoe

South Lake Tahoe ©
High in the Sierra Nevada mountains on the shore of one of America’s most scenic lakes, South Lake Tahoe captures the spirit of the outdoors and serves as a hub for tourism activities surrounding the lake.
On the 15th (Tue), learn more about the world around you at Nevada State Museum, examine the collection at Silver State National Peace Officers Museum, and then play a few rounds at Edgewood Tahoe Golf Course. Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at Genoa Courthouse Museum, then contemplate the long history of Nevada State Capitol Building, and then kick back and relax at Nevada Beach Campground.

To find ratings, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read South Lake Tahoe road trip website .

You can drive from San Francisco to South Lake Tahoe in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of subway, flight, and bus; or do a combination of train, flight, and bus. Traveling from San Francisco in May, things will get a bit cooler in South Lake Tahoe: highs are around 62°F and lows about 34°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) so you can drive to Monterey.

Things to do in South Lake Tahoe

#Outdoors, #Golf, #Museums

Side Trips

Carson City, Edgewood Tahoe Golf Course, Silver State National Peace Officers Museum, Nevada Beach Campground, Genoa Courthouse Museum
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Edgewood Tahoe Golf Course ©
Edgewood Tahoe Golf Course
Nevada State Museum ©
Nevada State Museum

3
days
Monterey

Monterey ©
Monterey is a city in the U.S. Discover out-of-the-way places like Point Lobos State Reserve and National Steinbeck Center. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard and Carmel Mission. Next up on the itinerary: tour the pleasant surroundings at Carmel River State Beach, tee off at Pebble Beach Golf Links, enjoy the sand and surf at Lovers Point, and enjoy the sea views from Point Pinos Lighthouse.

To find maps, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Monterey trip itinerary maker tool .

Traveling by car from South Lake Tahoe to Monterey takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, flight, and shuttle; or do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from South Lake Tahoe in May, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 51°F in Monterey. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) early enough to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Monterey

#Outdoors, #Beaches, #Historic Sites

Side Trips

Carmel, Pacific Grove, Pebble Beach Golf Links, National Steinbeck Center
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Lovers Point ©
Lovers Point
Pebble Beach Golf Links ©
Pebble Beach Golf Links
Point Pinos Lighthouse ©
Point Pinos Lighthouse

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.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Sun): identify plant and animal life at Placerita Canyon Nature Center and then trek along Devil's Punchbowl. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the landmark architecture of Walt Disney Concert Hall, make a trip to Santa Monica Pier, then get to know the fascinating history of Venice Canals Walkway, then look for all kinds of wild species at Kenneth Hahn State Recreation Area, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Hollywood Walk of Fame.

For more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Los Angeles trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Monterey to Los Angeles takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle, flight, and train; or drive. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Monterey in May: high temperatures in Los Angeles hover around 75°F and lows are around 59°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) so you can go by car to San Diego.

Things to do in Los Angeles

#Parks, #Wildlife, #Trails

Side Trips

Placerita Canyon Nature Center, Devil's Punchbowl, Santa Monica Pier
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Devil's Punchbowl ©
Devil's Punchbowl
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier
Hollywood Walk of Fame ©
Hollywood Walk of Fame

3
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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Oceanside Pier and Point Loma. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to La Jolla Shores Park and Dolphin & Whale Watching. There's much more to do: hike along Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve, pause for some photo ops at Mt. Soledad National Veterans Memorial, take in nature's colorful creations at Botanical Building and Lily Pond, and enjoy the sea views from Old Point Loma Lighthouse.

For maps, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our San Diego tour builder website .

You can drive from Los Angeles to San Diego in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or fly. May in San Diego sees daily highs of 71°F and lows of 61°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in San Diego

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Historic Sites

Side Trip

Oceanside Pier
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Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve ©
La Jolla Shores Park ©
La Jolla Shores Park
Oceanside Pier ©
Oceanside Pier

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