23 days in United States Itinerary

23 days in United States Itinerary

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23 days in United States Itinerary

Mumbai (Bombay)
Fly:  21​h 15​min
San Francisco
— 5 nights
Drive:  12​h
Grand Canyon National Park
— 6 nights
Fly + Drive:  4​h 30​min
Las Vegas
— 4 nights
Fly + bus:  8​h 30​min
New York City
— 6 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.
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, stroll through Golden Gate Park, admire the natural beauty at Japanese Tea Garden, and take a stroll through Fisherman's Wharf.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the San Francisco sightseeing planner.

Mumbai (Bombay), India to San Francisco is an approximately 21.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from India Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -13 hour difference. Plan for cooler temperatures traveling from Mumbai (Bombay) in December, with highs in San Francisco at 17°C and lows at 8°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) so you can go by car to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

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

5
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 20th (Wed), hike the day away at Bright Angel Trail. There's lots more to do: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, take some stellar pictures from Powell Point, stop by Canyon Village Marketplace, and trek along Rim Trail.

To see photos, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read Grand Canyon National Park travel planner.

You can drive from San Francisco to Grand Canyon National Park in 12 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from San Francisco to Grand Canyon National Park is 1 hour. Traveling from San Francisco in December, expect nights in Grand Canyon National Park to be colder, around -11°C, while days are little chillier, around 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) so you can travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
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Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail

4
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.
Change things up with a short trip to Hoover Dam in Boulder City (about 42 minutes away). There's lots more to do: ponder the design of Bellagio Fountains, try to win big at Bellagio Hotel and Casino, examine the collection at The Mob Museum, and get the adrenaline pumping with an extreme tour.

To see more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Las Vegas vacation builder.

You can do a combination of flight and car from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas in 4.5 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in December, you will find days in Las Vegas are somewhat warmer (15°C), and nights are warmer (4°C). On the 27th (Wed), you'll travel to New York City.

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Parks Casinos Fun & Games

Side Trip

Hoover Dam
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Bellagio Fountains ©
Bellagio Fountains
Hoover Dam ©
Hoover Dam

6
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.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, shopping, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, pause for some photo ops at 9/11 Memorial, make a trip to Statue of Liberty National Monument, and get a new perspective on nature at American Museum of Natural History.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our New York City vacation trip planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Las Vegas to New York City takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of shuttle and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 3 hours traveling from Las Vegas to New York City. When traveling from Las Vegas in December, plan for a bit cooler days in New York City, with highs around 11°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

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The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Central Park ©
Central Park
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building

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