18 days in United States Itinerary

18 days in United States Itinerary

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18 days in United States Itinerary

London
Fly + tram + bus:  11​h 45​min
Miami Beach
— 1 night
bus + tram + Fly:  4​h 45​min
Nashville
— 1 night
Fly:  6​h
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  4​h 30​min
Grand Canyon National Park
— 4 nights
+3
bus + Fly + bus + taxi:  13​h
Yosemite National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
San Francisco
— 4 nights
Fly:  14​h
London

1
day
Miami Beach

Miami Beach ©
Separated by water from the neighboring city of Miami, Miami Beach sits on a barrier island between Biscayne Bay and the Atlantic Ocean.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sat): tour the pleasant surroundings at South Beach.

To find reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Miami Beach trip builder.

London, UK to Miami Beach is an approximately 12-hour combination of flight, tram, and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Miami Beach is minus 5 hours. When traveling from London in July, plan for somewhat warmer days in Miami Beach, with highs around 38°C, while nights are much hotter with lows around 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Sun) to allow time for travel to Nashville.

Things to do in Miami Beach

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Shopping
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Lincoln Road ©
Lincoln Road
South Beach ©
South Beach
Art Deco Historic District ©
Art Deco Historic District

1
day
Nashville

Nashville
Known as the capital of country music, the thriving city of Nashville combines old-world southern charm with a progressive urban flair.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Mon): test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms and then get engrossed in the history at Lotz House Museum.

For ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Nashville tour planner.

Getting from Miami Beach to Nashville by combination of bus, tram, and flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Central Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Miami Beach in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Nashville, with lows of 24°C. On the 9th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Nashville

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Lotz House Museum
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Lotz House Museum
Lotz House Museum

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Tue): shop like a local with The Strip, admire the natural beauty at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, then ponder the design of Bellagio Fountains, and finally try your luck at Bellagio Hotel and Casino. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 11th (Wed): examine the collection at The Mob Museum and then explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area.

For more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Las Vegas custom trip planner.

You can fly from Nashville to Las Vegas in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus, train, and shuttle. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -2 hour difference. In July, Las Vegas is somewhat warmer than Nashville - with highs of 46°C and lows of 31°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) so you can travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Bellagio Fountains ©
Bellagio Fountains
The Strip ©
The Strip

4
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.
On the 13th (Fri), hike the day away at Bright Angel Trail. Next up on the itinerary: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim, trek along Rim Trail, get great views at Lookout Studio, and tour the pleasant surroundings at North Kaibab Trail.

To find other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Grand Canyon National Park itinerary builder.

Do a combination of car and flight from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park in 4.5 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park is 1 hour. Expect colder temperatures when traveling from Las Vegas in July; daily highs in Grand Canyon National Park reach 33°C and lows reach 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail

3
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.
Yosemite National Park is known for nature, trails, scenic drive, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point, hike along Tuolumne Meadows, stroll through Panorama Trail, and cruise along Tioga Pass.

To see where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Yosemite National Park travel planner.

You can do a combination of bus, flight, and taxi from Grand Canyon National Park to Yosemite National Park in 13 hours. Another option is to do a combination of bus, flight, and taxi. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Yosemite National Park due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Yosemite National Park, with lows of 8°C. On the 19th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Tuolumne Meadows ©
Tuolumne Meadows
Sentinel Dome ©
Sentinel Dome

4
days
San Francisco

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Dedicate the 22nd (Sun) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. There's much more to do: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, make a trip to Lombard Street, steep yourself in history at SS Jeremiah O'Brien, and admire the natural beauty at Japanese Tea Garden.

For photos and more tourist information, refer to the San Francisco sightseeing planner.

Drive from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of taxi, bus, flight, and subway. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Yosemite National Park in July: highs in San Francisco hover around 26°C, while lows dip to 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Tours Parks Museums
Highlights from your plan
Wine Tours & Tastings
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island

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