15 days in California, Nevada & New York City Itinerary

15 days in California, Nevada & New York City Itinerary

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15 days in California, Nevada & New York City Itinerary

New Delhi
Fly:  19​h
San Francisco
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
Carmel
— Few hours
taxi + Fly:  3​h
Las Vegas
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h
San Diego
— 2 nights
Fly + bus:  8​h
New York City
— 3 nights
bus + Fly:  18​h 15​min
New Delhi

3
days
San Francisco

San Francisco
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at China Beach and Fort Funston National Park. Get some cultural insight at Alcatraz Island and Twin Peaks. Next up on the itinerary: take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, get to know the fascinating history of The Embarcadero, wander the streets of SoMa, and snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our San Francisco trip itinerary maker website .

New Delhi, India to San Francisco is an approximately 19-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 13 hours traveling from New Delhi to San Francisco. In August, San Francisco is colder than New Delhi - with highs of 26°C and lows of 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can go by car to Carmel.

Things to do in San Francisco

Neighborhoods Parks Beaches
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Fisherman's Wharf
Fisherman's Wharf
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Twin Peaks ©
Twin Peaks

few
hours
Carmel

Carmel ©
Carmel-by-the-Sea, often simply referred to as Carmel, is a city in Monterey County, California, United States, founded in 1902 and incorporated on October 31, 1916. Before you visit Carmel, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

You can drive from San Francisco to Carmel in 2.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and taxi; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Carmel are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Carmel

Trails Beaches Wildlife
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Point Lobos State Reserve ©
Point Lobos State 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.
The Strip and The Mob Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. There's still lots to do: take in a show at Bellagio Fountains, explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, try your luck at Wynn Las Vegas, and catch a live performance at MGM Grand.

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

Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Carmel to Las Vegas takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Plan for much hotter temperatures traveling from Carmel in August, with highs in Las Vegas at 45°C and lows at 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) so you can travel to San Diego.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Fun & Games Casinos Shopping
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Bellagio Hotel and Casino ©
Bellagio Hotel and Casino
Bellagio Fountains ©
Bellagio Fountains

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 18th (Sat), see the interesting displays at San Diego Air & Space Museum, take in nature's colorful creations at Botanical Building and Lily Pond, and then stroll through Mission Beach Park. On the 19th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: kick back and relax at Black's Beach and then stroll through La Jolla Cove.

To find reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our San Diego trip itinerary planning site .

Getting from Las Vegas to San Diego by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Las Vegas in August, you will find days in San Diego are colder (30°C), and nights are slightly colder (23°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to New York City.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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La Jolla Cove ©
La Jolla Cove
Mission Beach Park ©
Mission Beach Park
Black's Beach ©
Black's Beach

3
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.
Get some cultural insight at The Metropolitan Museum of Art and Times Square. There's lots more to do: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, take a stroll through Fifth Avenue, pause for some photo ops at Statue of Liberty National Monument, and make a trip to Wall Street.

To find photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the New York City trip planner .

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from San Diego to New York City takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. You'll lose 3 hours traveling from San Diego to New York City due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from San Diego in August: highs in New York City hover around 34°C, while lows dip to 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Neighborhoods Parks Museums
Highlights from your plan
Times Square ©
Times Square
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Fifth Avenue ©
Fifth Avenue

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