22 days in United States Itinerary

22 days in United States Itinerary

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22 days in United States Itinerary

London
Fly:  14​h
San Francisco
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
Santa Barbara
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
San Diego
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h
Las Vegas
— 10 nights
Fly:  14​h
London

3
days
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
San Francisco is known for nature, museums, parks, nightlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, get a taste of the local shopping with Ferry Building Marketplace, explore and take pictures at AT&T Park, and savor the flavors at Food & Drink.

To see more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the San Francisco road trip website .

London, UK to San Francisco is an approximately 14-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from London to San Francisco is minus 8 hours. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from London in October, with highs in San Francisco at 26°C and lows at 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) so you can travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Francisco

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

2
days
Santa Barbara

Nestled between the Pacific Ocean and the Santa Ynez Mountains, Santa Barbara is a solid vacation destination with its wide beaches, renowned wineries, and some of California's finest shopping and dining options.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Fri): steep yourself in history at Old Mission Santa Barbara and then take a leisurely stroll along Stearns Wharf. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area.

For traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Santa Barbara trip planner .

Getting from San Francisco to Santa Barbara by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Expect slightly colder evenings in Santa Barbara when traveling from San Francisco in October, with lows around 12°C. You will leave for Los Angeles on the 14th (Sun).

Things to do in Santa Barbara

Tours Historic Sites
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Old Mission Santa Barbara
Old Mission Santa Barbara
Stearns Wharf ©
Stearns Wharf

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.
Step out of Los Angeles to go to Anaheim and see Disneyland Park, which is approximately 38 minutes away. Pack the 14th (Sun) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. And it doesn't end there: examine the collection at Getty Center The Publications, look and learn at Griffith Observatory, get to know the fascinating history of Hollywood Walk of Fame, and take in the waterfront at Santa Monica Pier.

To find reviews, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Los Angeles journey planner.

Drive from Santa Barbara to Los Angeles in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In October, Los Angeles is somewhat warmer than Santa Barbara - with highs of 32°C and lows of 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) early enough to drive to San Diego.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Disneyland Park, Santa Monica Pier
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Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood
Griffith Observatory ©
Griffith Observatory

1
day
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.
On the 17th (Wed), tour the pleasant surroundings at Sunset Cliffs and then meet the residents at San Diego Zoo.

To find reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the San Diego trip planner .

You can drive from Los Angeles to San Diego in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In October, daytime highs in San Diego are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Outdoors Zoos & Aquariums
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San Diego Zoo
San Diego Zoo
Sunset Cliffs ©
Sunset Cliffs

10
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.
Take a break from Las Vegas with a short trip to Hoover Dam in Boulder City, about 42 minutes away. There's still lots to do: make a trip to Bellagio Fountains, try to win big at Bellagio Hotel and Casino, examine the collection at The Mob Museum, and have fun at Battlefield Vegas.

To find reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read Las Vegas holiday builder website .

You can fly from San Diego to Las Vegas in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Las Vegas are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Fun & Games Casinos Parks

Side Trip

Hoover Dam
Highlights from your plan
Bellagio Hotel and Casino ©
Bellagio Hotel and Casino
Bellagio Fountains ©
Bellagio Fountains

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