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
Las Vegas
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h
San Diego
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
Santa Barbara
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 30​min
Monterey
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
Yosemite National Park
— 4 nights
bus:  9​h 30​min
Death Valley National Park
— 1 night
Fly:  7​h 15​min
Grand Canyon National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
Monument Valley
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 15​min
Moab
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h 45​min
Colorado Springs
— Few hours
shuttle + Fly:  14​h 30​min
London

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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.
For where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Las Vegas trip itinerary builder.

London, UK to Las Vegas is an approximately 14-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Las Vegas is minus 8 hours. Traveling from London in July, things will get warmer in Las Vegas: highs are around 46°C and lows about 31°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) to allow time to travel to San Diego.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Nightlife Parks
Highlights from your plan
Bellagio Fountains ©
Bellagio Fountains

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 28th (Sat): examine the collection at San Diego Air & Space Museum and then enjoy the sand and surf at La Jolla Cove. Keep things going the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Children's Pool and then admire nature's wide array of creatures at San Diego Zoo.

For more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the San Diego trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Las Vegas to San Diego takes 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 22°C, while days are colder, around 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) so you can drive to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Outdoors Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
La Jolla Cove ©
La Jolla Cove
San Diego Zoo
San Diego Zoo
Children's Pool ©
Children's Pool

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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Disneyland Park and Universal Studios Hollywood. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Venice Beach and Boardwalk and Santa Monica Beach. Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at Getty Center The Publications.

For other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles travel planner.

Traveling by car from San Diego to Los Angeles takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from San Diego in July, expect nights in Los Angeles to be about the same, around 20°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 32°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Santa Barbara.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Disneyland Park, Santa Monica Beach
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood
Venice Beach and Boardwalk ©
Venice Beach and Boardwalk

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Santa Barbara

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.
On the 2nd (Thu), meet the residents at Santa Barbara Zoo.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Santa Barbara online itinerary creator.

Traveling by car from Los Angeles to Santa Barbara takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Los Angeles in August, expect Santa Barbara to be a bit cooler, temps between 27°C and 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Monterey.

Things to do in Santa Barbara

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Santa Barbara Zoo
Santa Barbara Zoo

1
day
Monterey

Monterey ©
The City of Monterey in Monterey County is located on the southern edge of Monterey Bay, on Central California's Pacific coast in California. On the 3rd (Fri), contemplate the long history of Cannery Row and then enjoy the sand and surf at Point Lobos State Reserve.

For reviews and more tourist information, use the Monterey itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Santa Barbara to Monterey takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Traveling from Santa Barbara in August, you will find days in Monterey are little chillier (24°C), and nights are about the same (15°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) so you can go by car to San Francisco.

Things to do in Monterey

Wildlife Parks Nature

Side Trip

Point Lobos State Reserve
Highlights from your plan
Point Lobos State Reserve ©
Point Lobos State Reserve
Cannery Row
Cannery Row

3
days
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Bring the kids along to The Exploratorium and China Beach. There's lots more to do: head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, enjoy the sand and surf at Fort Funston National Park, take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, and snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge.

For maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read San Francisco vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Monterey to San Francisco takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in San Francisco are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. On the 6th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium
Fort Funston National Park ©
Fort Funston National Park

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, sightseeing, trails, scenic drive, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point, hike along Panorama Trail, don't miss a visit to Olmsted Point, and explore the activities along Tenaya Lake.

To see maps, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Yosemite National Park trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of subway, flight, bus, and taxi. When traveling from San Francisco in August, plan for a bit warmer days and little chillier nights in Yosemite National Park: temperatures range from 32°C by day to 7°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can travel to Death Valley National Park.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

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

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Death Valley National Park

Death Valley National Park
Extreme heat and dryness create extreme landscapes in Death Valley National Park.
To see traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, use the Death Valley National Park trip planner.

You can take a bus from Yosemite National Park to Death Valley National Park in 9.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of car and bus. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in August, expect Death Valley National Park to be much hotter, temps between 46°C and 24°C. You will leave for Grand Canyon National Park on the 11th (Sat).

Things to do in Death Valley National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors

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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.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Sun): trek along South Kaibab Trail, then take some stellar pictures from Yaki Point, and then take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim. Here are some ideas for day two: stroll through Bright Angel Trail.

For where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read our Grand Canyon National Park vacation planner.

You can fly from Death Valley National Park to Grand Canyon National Park in 7.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is 1 hour. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Death Valley National Park in August: high temperatures in Grand Canyon National Park hover around 31°C and lows are around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Monument Valley.

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
South Kaibab Trail ©
South Kaibab Trail

1
day
Monument Valley

Monument Valley ©
Monument Valley is a region of the Colorado Plateau characterized by a cluster of vast sandstone buttes, the largest reaching 1000ft above the valley floor. Start off your visit on the 14th (Tue): see the interesting displays at Goulding’s Trading Post Museum. and then take in the dramatic natural features at Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park.

To find more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Monument Valley travel itinerary creator.

Getting from Grand Canyon National Park to Monument Valley by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and bus. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in August, with highs in Monument Valley at 36°C and lows at 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Moab.

Things to do in Monument Valley

Parks Nature Museums
Highlights from your plan
Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park ©
Goulding’s Trading Post Museum. ©
Goulding’s Trading Post Museum.

1
day
Moab

Moab ©
The gateway to Utah's popular canyon country, Moab sits engulfed in the middle of desert wilderness.
On the 15th (Wed), make a trip to Utah Scenic Byway 279 Rock Art Sites and then hike along Double Arch.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Moab itinerary planner.

Drive from Monument Valley to Moab in 3.5 hours. Traveling from Monument Valley in August, plan for a bit warmer nights in Moab, with lows around 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Colorado Springs.

Things to do in Moab

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trip

Double Arch
Highlights from your plan
Double Arch ©
Double Arch

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Colorado Springs

Colorado Springs ©
National Landmark red cliffs and the even more striking Pikes Peak mountain attracts tourism to Colorado Springs.
For traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read Colorado Springs sightseeing planner.

Fly from Moab to Colorado Springs in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car, train, and bus. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Moab in August, with highs in Colorado Springs at 34°C and lows at 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Colorado Springs

Wildlife Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Garden of the Gods ©
Garden of the Gods

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