21 days in Continental USA Itinerary

21 days in Continental USA Itinerary

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21 days in Continental USA Itinerary

Mumbai (Bombay)
Fly:  21​h 15​min
San Francisco
— 4 nights
Fly + train:  3​h 30​min
Los Angeles
— 4 nights
Drive:  7​h 30​min
Grand Canyon National Park
— 4 nights
Fly + Drive:  4​h 30​min
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
Fly + bus:  8​h 30​min
New York City
— 4 nights
bus + Fly:  16​h 45​min
Mumbai (Bombay)

4
days
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Shop till you drop at Ferry Building Marketplace and Ghirardelli Square. Escape the urban bustle at Alcatraz Island and Fort Funston National Park. There's lots more to do: wander the streets of Union Square, snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, stop by Vital Tea Leaf, and stroll through Twin Peaks.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read our San Francisco trip planner.

Mumbai (Bombay), India to San Francisco is an approximately 21.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time (IST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 13 hours. Traveling from Mumbai (Bombay) in February, you will find days in San Francisco are colder (19°C), and nights are slightly colder (10°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) early enough to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Francisco

Shopping Parks Historic Sites
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Ferry Building Marketplace ©
Ferry Building Marketplace
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fort Funston National Park ©
Fort Funston National Park

3
days
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.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Bergamot Station and The Grove. Visit Venice Beach and Boardwalk and Will Rogers State Beach for some beach relaxation. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Los Angeles: Santa Monica (Santa Monica Farmers Market & Montana Avenue). The adventure continues: enjoy the sand and surf at Santa Monica Beach, stop by Westfield Century City, wander the streets of Abbot Kinney Boulevard, and appreciate the history behind Guitar Center.

To see photos, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles trip planner .

You can do a combination of flight and train from San Francisco to Los Angeles in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. While traveling from San Francisco, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Los Angeles, ranging from highs of 25°C to lows of 12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Shopping Beaches Parks

Side Trip

Santa Monica
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Bergamot Station ©
Bergamot Station
Venice Beach and Boardwalk ©
Venice Beach and Boardwalk
Santa Monica Beach ©
Santa Monica Beach

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.
Head to Canyon Village Marketplace and Lookout Studiofor plenty of shopping. Visiting Rim Trail and Pima Point will get you outdoors. On the 19th (Mon), hike the day away at Bright Angel Trail. There's still lots to do: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim and get great views at Maricopa Point.

To see where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Grand Canyon National Park itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Los Angeles to Grand Canyon National Park takes 7.5 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Los Angeles to Grand Canyon National Park is 1 hour. Plan for cooler temperatures traveling from Los Angeles in February, with highs in Grand Canyon National Park at 11°C and lows at -9°C. On the 20th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

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Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail

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.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Wed): stop by Barneys New York, then browse the different shops at The Grand Canal Shoppes, then get a taste of the local shopping with The Strip, and finally listen to music at Bellagio Fountains. Keep things going the next day: take in breathtaking views at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, look for gifts at M&M'S World Las Vegas, and then enjoy some music at Forum Shops at Caesars Palace.

To find more things to do, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Las Vegas road trip website .

You can do a combination of flight and car from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas in 4.5 hours. Another option is to drive. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Grand Canyon National Park, expect somewhat warmer days and much hotter nights in Las Vegas, ranging from highs of 21°C to lows of 8°C. You'll set off for New York City on the 23rd (Fri).

Things to do in Las Vegas

Shopping Neighborhoods Parks
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The Strip ©
The Strip
The Grand Canal Shoppes ©
The Grand Canal Shoppes

4
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.
Shop till you drop at Fifth Avenue and Kalustyan's. There's still lots to do: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, appreciate the history behind Statue of Liberty National Monument, enjoy breathtaking views from Empire State Building, and shop like a local with Shopping Girlfriend NYC.

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Getting from Las Vegas to New York City by combination of flight and bus takes about 8.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and train; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is 3 hours. Traveling from Las Vegas in February, you will find days in New York City are much colder (8°C), and nights are little chillier (-1°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Shopping Parks Museums
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Fifth Avenue ©
Fifth Avenue
Shopping Girlfriend NYC
Shopping Girlfriend NYC
Tiffany & Co. ©
Tiffany & Co.

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