20 days in United States Itinerary

20 days in United States Itinerary

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20 days in United States Itinerary

Stockholm
Fly:  13​h 45​min
Los Angeles
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
Dana Point
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
San Diego
— 1 night
Fly:  2​h 45​min
Phoenix
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 45​min
Grand Canyon National Park
— 3 nights
Fly + Drive:  4​h 30​min
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
Drive:  8​h 45​min
Yosemite National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  6​h 30​min
Los Angeles
— 3 nights
Fly:  13​h 45​min
Stockholm

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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 21st (Thu): get in on the family fun at Universal Studios Hollywood.

To find ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Los Angeles itinerary site .

Stockholm, Sweden to Los Angeles is an approximately 14-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 9 hours traveling from Stockholm to Los Angeles. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Stockholm in June, with highs in Los Angeles at 30°C and lows at 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) so you can drive to Dana Point.

Things to do in Los Angeles

#Theme Parks
Highlights from your plan
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood

4
days
Dana Point

Dana Point ©
Dana Point is a city located in southern Orange County, California. Change things up with these side-trips from Dana Point: Temecula (Old Town Temecula, Wilson Creek Winery, & more) and Oceanside Pier (in Oceanside). And it doesn't end there: tour the pleasant surroundings at Heisler Park, see the interesting displays at Mission San Juan Capistrano, admire the majestic nature at Crystal Cove, and look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Dana Point travel tool .

Traveling by car from Los Angeles to Dana Point takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Los Angeles in June, things will get slightly colder in Dana Point: highs are around 20°C and lows about 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to San Diego.

Things to do in Dana Point

#Parks, #Tours, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Laguna Beach, Temecula, Mission San Juan Capistrano, Oceanside Pier, San Clemente Pier
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Heisler Park ©
Heisler Park
Crystal Cove ©
Crystal Cove
Laguna Beach ©
Laguna Beach

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.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Tue): stroll through Sunset Cliffs and then admire nature's wide array of creatures at San Diego Zoo. On the next day, take in nature's colorful creations at Botanical Building and Lily Pond and then examine the collection at USS Midway Museum.

For photos, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our San Diego trip itinerary maker website .

Traveling by car from Dana Point to San Diego takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Dana Point in June, things will get a bit warmer in San Diego: highs are around 26°C and lows about 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Phoenix.

Things to do in San Diego

#Parks, #Zoos & Aquariums, #Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
USS Midway Museum ©
USS Midway Museum
Sunset Cliffs Natural Park ©
Sunset Cliffs Natural Park

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days
Phoenix

Phoenix
Phoenix is the capital and most populous city of the U.S. To see traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read our Phoenix trip itinerary builder website .

Traveling by flight from San Diego to Phoenix takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from San Diego to Phoenix due to the time zone difference. When traveling from San Diego in June, plan for much hotter days and somewhat warmer nights in Phoenix: temperatures range from 48°C by day to 31°C at night. You'll set off for Grand Canyon National Park on the 28th (Thu).

Things to do in Phoenix

#Outdoors, #Golf, #Parks

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.
On the 28th (Thu), hike the day away at Bright Angel Trail. There's lots more to do: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, trek along Rim Trail, stroll through South Kaibab Trail, and take some stellar pictures from Mather Point.

To find reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Grand Canyon National Park trip itinerary maker tool .

You can drive from Phoenix to Grand Canyon National Park in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. In June, Grand Canyon National Park is colder than Phoenix - with highs of 34°C and lows of 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sun) early enough to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

#Parks, #Trails, #Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
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.
Las Vegas is known for nightlife, shopping, casinos, historic sites, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the dramatic natural features at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, admire the natural beauty at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, shop like a local with The Strip, and explore the world behind art at Bellagio Gallery of Fine Art.

To find where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read our Las Vegas trip itinerary builder website .

You can do a combination of flight and car from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 1 hour. When traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in July, plan for somewhat warmer days in Las Vegas, with highs around 46°C, while nights are much hotter with lows around 31°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Wed) to allow time for the car ride to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

#Parks, #Neighborhoods, #Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Bellagio Fountains ©
Bellagio Fountains
The Strip ©
The Strip

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.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Thu): tour the pleasant surroundings at Wawona Meadow, then take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier Point, and then cruise along Tioga Pass. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Fri): make a trip to Olmsted Point and then hike along Tuolumne Meadows.

Plan my day in Yosemite National Park using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Traveling by car from Las Vegas to Yosemite National Park takes 9 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, bus, and taxi; or do a combination of bus, train, and car. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from Las Vegas in July, with highs in Yosemite National Park at 32°C and lows at 8°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Trails
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Tuolumne Meadows ©
Tuolumne Meadows
Tioga Pass ©
Tioga Pass

3
days
Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©
Get out of town with these interesting Los Angeles side-trips: Anaheim (Disneyland Park & Disney California Adventure Park). Explore Los Angeles further: look and learn at Griffith Observatory, examine the collection at Getty Center The Publications, don't miss a visit to Santa Monica Pier, and get to know the fascinating history of Hollywood Walk of Fame.

To find more things to do, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, use the Los Angeles trip itinerary maker app .

Traveling by car from Yosemite National Park to Los Angeles takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, bus, and flight; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Los Angeles when traveling from Yosemite National Park in July, with lows around 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

#Theme Parks, #Museums, #Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Anaheim, Santa Monica Pier
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Griffith Observatory ©
Griffith Observatory

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