15 days in United States Itinerary

15 days in United States Itinerary

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15 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Manchester
Fly:  13​h 45​min
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
Monterey
— 4 nights
Drive:  4​h 45​min
Yosemite National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Fly:  13​h 45​min
End: Manchester

3
nights
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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Titanic and Madame Tussauds - Las Vegas. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Valley of Fire State Park and The Neon Museum. Change things up with these side-trips from Las Vegas: Helicopter Tours (in Boulder City) and Willow Beach (in Fort Mohave). There's still lots to do: take a stroll through Las Vegas Downtown, don't miss a visit to Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas Sign, examine the collection at Pinball Hall of Fame, and take in panoramic vistas at Eiffel Tower Experience at Paris Las Vegas.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read Las Vegas trip itinerary planning site .

Manchester, UK to Las Vegas is an approximately 14-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -8 hour difference. In September, Las Vegas is warmer than Manchester - with highs of 39°C and lows of 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Monterey.

Things to do in Las Vegas

#Parks, #Museums, #Nature

Side Trips

Helicopter Tours, Willow Beach, Valley of Fire State Park
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Valley of Fire State Park ©
Valley of Fire State Park
Titanic ©
Titanic
The Neon Museum ©
The Neon Museum

4
nights
Monterey

Monterey ©
Monterey is a city in the U.S. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Point Lobos and Carmel River State Beach. Explore hidden gems such as Del Mar Beach and Mission San Antonio de Padua. Get out of town with these interesting Monterey side-trips: Big Sur (Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park & Pfeiffer State Beach). There's lots more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at China Cove and Gibson Beach, stroll through Breakwater, look for all kinds of wild species at Del Monte Beach, and don't miss a visit to Cannery Row.

To see where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read Monterey itinerary maker tool .

Fly from Las Vegas to Monterey in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. Traveling from Las Vegas in September, you will find days in Monterey are cooler (26°C), and nights are a bit cooler (15°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Monterey

#Beaches, #Parks, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Carmel, Big Sur, Mission San Antonio de Padua
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Carmel River State Beach ©
Carmel River State Beach
Pfeiffer State Beach ©
Pfeiffer State Beach
Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park ©
Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park

3
nights
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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Bodie State Historic Park and Yosemite Valley Chapel. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Glacier Point and Yosemite Falls. There's lots more to do: take some stellar pictures from Tunnel View, take in the dramatic natural features at El Capitan, don't miss a visit to Tuolumne Grove of Giant Sequoias, and get answers to all your questions at Yosemite Conservation Heritage Center.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Yosemite National Park trip itinerary planning site .

Drive from Monterey to Yosemite National Park in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Monterey in September, expect a bit cooler with lows of 3°C in Yosemite National Park. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) early enough to go by car to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

#Parks, #Nature, #Historic Sites

Side Trip

Bodie State Historic Park
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Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Bodie State Historic Park ©
Bodie State Historic Park
Yosemite Valley Chapel ©
Yosemite Valley Chapel

3
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
We've included these beaches for you: Bodega Dunes and Rockaway Beach. Discover out-of-the-way places like Castello di Amorosa and Cable Car Museum. Step out of San Francisco with an excursion to V. Sattui Winery in St. Helena--about 1h 25 min away. There's still lots to do: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Twin Peaks, explore the activities along San Francisco Bay, and have fun and explore at Exploratorium.

To see where to stay, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, go to the San Francisco visit planner .

Getting from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of taxi, bus, flight, and subway. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in September, plan for somewhat warmer nights in San Francisco, with lows around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

#Parks, #Beaches, #Museums

Side Trips

Castello di Amorosa, Rockaway Beach, Bodega Dunes, V. Sattui Winery
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Twin Peaks ©
Twin Peaks
Castello di Amorosa ©
Castello di Amorosa
V. Sattui Winery ©
V. Sattui Winery

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