Route & dates
22 days in United States Itinerary
San Francisco— 5 nights
Fly: 3h 45min
Salt Lake City— Few hours
Fly: 3h 15min
Las Vegas— 4 nights
San Diego— 5 nights
Drive: 2h 15min
Los Angeles— 6 nights
Fly: 17h 45min
City by the Bay
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.Escape the urban bustle at Alcatraz Island and Twin Peaks. Your inner history buff will appreciate SS Jeremiah O'Brien and The Embarcadero. There's lots more to do: have fun and explore at Exploratorium, kick back and relax at China Beach, admire the masterpieces at Asian Art Museum, and take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge.
For traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read San Francisco travel route planning app .
Melbourne, Australia to San Francisco is an approximately 20-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight. The time zone difference moving from Australian Eastern Standard Time (Victoria) to Pacific Standard Time is minus 18 hours. Traveling from Melbourne in July, expect San Francisco to be a bit warmer, temps between 26°C and 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) so you can travel to Salt Lake City.
Things to do in San Francisco
Salt Lake City
Crossroads of the West
Utah's capital and most populous city, Salt Lake City boasts a small-town feel, big-city amenities, and plenty of nature on its doorstep.To see traveler tips, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read Salt Lake City sightseeing planning tool .
You can fly from San Francisco to Salt Lake City in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from San Francisco to Salt Lake City, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect much hotter weather when traveling from San Francisco in July: highs in Salt Lake City hover around 41°C, while lows dip to 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Las Vegas.
Things to do in Salt Lake City
Highlights from your plan
Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.Shop till you drop at The Strip and The Grand Canal Shoppes at The Venetian. The Mob Museum and The Neon Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. There's much more to do: explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, admire the local landmark of Bellagio Fountains, take in panoramic vistas at Eiffel Tower Experience at Paris Las Vegas, and try to win big at Bellagio Hotel and Casino.
For other places to visit, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Las Vegas trip itinerary website .
Getting from Salt Lake City to Las Vegas by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Salt Lake City in July, things will get a bit warmer in Las Vegas: highs are around 47°C and lows about 32°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) early enough to travel to San Diego.
Things to do in Las Vegas
America's Finest City
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.Get some cultural insight at USS Midway Museum and San Diego Model Railroad Museum. You'll explore and learn at Maritime Museum of San Diego and Birch Aquarium at Scripps Institution of Oceanography. Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at La Jolla Cove, stroll through La Jolla Shores Park, immerse yourself in nature at Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve, and appreciate the history behind Cabrillo National Monument.
Discover how to plan a San Diego trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.
Fly from Las Vegas to San Diego in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Las Vegas in July, expect nights in San Diego to be a bit cooler, around 23°C, while days are colder, around 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Los Angeles.
Things to do in San Diego
City of Angels
Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.Get in touch with nature at Venice Beach and Boardwalk and El Pueblo de Los Angeles. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Hermosa Beach Pier and Santa Monica Beach. There's much more to do: examine the collection at The Getty Center, see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory, get curious at La Brea Tar Pits and Museum, and take an in-depth tour of Autry Museum of the American West.
For traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read Los Angeles vacation planner .
You can drive from San Diego to Los Angeles in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. While traveling from San Diego, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Los Angeles, ranging from highs of 33°C to lows of 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.
Things to do in Los Angeles
Santa Monica, Hermosa Beach Pier
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