15 days in United States Itinerary

15 days in United States Itinerary

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15 days in United States Itinerary

Bremen
Fly:  16​h 45​min
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
Yosemite National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  6​h 45​min
Los Angeles
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
Palm Springs
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h 30​min
Grand Canyon National Park
— 4 nights
Fly + Drive:  4​h 30​min
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Fly:  18​h
Bremen

2
days
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Tue): don't miss a visit to Lombard Street. On the 5th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island, and then take a stroll through Fisherman's Wharf.

To see photos, ratings, maps, and tourist information, you can read our San Francisco road trip planning website .

Bremen, Germany to San Francisco is an approximately 17-hour flight. The time zone changes from Central European Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -9 hour difference. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Bremen in September: high temperatures in San Francisco hover around 27°C and lows are around 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

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

2
days
Yosemite National Park

Yosemite National Park ©
Massive granite mountains, towering waterfalls, groves of Giant Sequoia trees, and wilderness as far as the eye can see distinguish the landscape of Yosemite National Park.
On the 7th (Fri), don't miss a visit to Olmsted Point and then take a memorable drive along Tioga Pass. On the next day, hike along Panorama Trail, then take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier Point, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Wawona Meadow.

For traveler tips, photos, maps, and more tourist information, use the Yosemite National Park trip planner .

Drive from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of subway, flight, bus, and taxi. Traveling from San Francisco in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Yosemite National Park, with lows of 3°C. On the 9th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Outdoors Parks Trails
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Tioga Pass ©
Tioga Pass
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Panorama Trail ©
Panorama Trail

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.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Mon): find something for the whole family at Universal Studios Hollywood.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles trip itinerary planning website .

You can drive from Yosemite National Park to Los Angeles in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, bus, and flight; or do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in September, expect nights in Los Angeles to be much warmer, around 22°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 35°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) so you can go by car to Palm Springs.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks
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Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood

few
hours
Palm Springs

Palm Springs ©
Palm Springs is a desert resort city in Riverside County, California, within the Coachella Valley. To find photos, reviews, and tourist information, read our Palm Springs trip planner .

Traveling by car from Los Angeles to Palm Springs takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Los Angeles in September, expect Palm Springs to be somewhat warmer, temps between 45°C and 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Palm Springs

Museums
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Palm Springs Air Museum ©
Palm Springs Air Museum

3
days
Grand Canyon National Park

Grand Canyon National Park ©
The size, shape, and color of Grand Canyon National Park combine to leave an impression on visitors as deep as the canyon itself.
Step off the beaten path and head to Bright Angel Trail and South Kaibab Trail. The adventure continues: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, trek along Rim Trail, and get great views at Yaki Point.

To see photos, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Grand Canyon National Park trip maker site .

Getting from Palm Springs to Grand Canyon National Park by car takes about 6.5 hours. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Palm Springs to Grand Canyon National Park due to the time zone difference. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Palm Springs in September: high temperatures in Grand Canyon National Park hover around 28°C and lows are around 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
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Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail

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.
Explore hidden gems such as Valley of Fire State Park and Wynn Las Vegas. The adventure continues: admire the local landmark of Bellagio Fountains, take in panoramic vistas at Eiffel Tower Experience at Paris Las Vegas, enjoy some diversion at Battlefield Vegas, and stop by Las Vegas North Premium Outlets.

For where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Las Vegas sightseeing planning app .

Do a combination of flight and car from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in September, you will find days in Las Vegas are somewhat warmer (40°C), and nights are much hotter (26°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Nature Fun & Games

Side Trip

Valley of Fire State Park
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Valley of Fire State Park
Valley of Fire State Park
Bellagio Fountains ©
Bellagio Fountains

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