29 days in United States Itinerary

29 days in United States Itinerary

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29 days in United States Itinerary

London
Fly:  14​h
San Francisco
— 5 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
Big Sur
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h 45​min
Yosemite National Park
— 5 nights
Drive:  6​h 45​min
Los Angeles
— 7 nights
Fly + Drive:  8​h 30​min
Monument Valley
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  7​h 45​min
Las Vegas
— 5 nights
bus:  3​h 45​min
Death Valley National Park
— 2 nights
Fly:  16​h 45​min
London

5
days
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Dedicate the 27th (Fri) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. There's lots more to do: snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, browse the different shops at Ferry Building Marketplace, tour the pleasant surroundings at Golden Gate Park, and take a stroll through SoMa (South of Market Street).

To see other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read our San Francisco sightseeing planner.

London, UK to San Francisco is an approximately 14-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from London to San Francisco is minus 8 hours. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in July, and nighttime lows around 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Big Sur.

Things to do in San Francisco

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

1
day
Big Sur

Big Sur ©
A sparsely populated area with stunning views, Big Sur attracts artists and tourists traveling California’s scenic Highway 1.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Mon): snap pictures at Bixby Bridge, then admire the sheer force of McWay Falls, then enjoy the sand and surf at Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park, and finally kick back and relax at Pfeiffer State Beach.

To see other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Big Sur itinerary builder.

You can drive from San Francisco to Big Sur in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or do a combination of flight and bus. July in Big Sur sees daily highs of 23°C and lows of 14°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Tue) so you can drive to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Big Sur

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Pfeiffer State Beach ©
Pfeiffer State Beach
Bixby Bridge ©
Bixby Bridge
McWay Falls ©
McWay Falls

5
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, trails, scenic drive, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point, hike along Nevada Falls Loop, explore the activities along Tenaya Lake, and don't miss a visit to Olmsted Point.

For where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Yosemite National Park itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Big Sur to Yosemite National Park takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. When traveling from Big Sur in July, plan for a bit warmer days and slightly colder nights in Yosemite National Park: temperatures range from 32°C by day to 8°C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 5th (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

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Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Tuolumne Meadows ©
Tuolumne Meadows
Sentinel Dome ©
Sentinel Dome

6
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.
Get out of town with these interesting Los Angeles side-trips: Anaheim (Disneyland Park & Disney California Adventure Park). Pack the 7th (Tue) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at Getty Center The Publications, admire the masterpieces at Los Angeles County Museum of Art, immerse yourself in nature at Topanga State Park, and admire all the interesting features of Dodger Stadium.

To find ratings, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Los Angeles trip itinerary builder.

Drive from Yosemite National Park to Los Angeles in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, bus, and flight; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Expect much warmer evenings in Los Angeles when traveling from Yosemite National Park in August, with lows around 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Monument Valley.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Parks

Side Trips

Anaheim, Santa Monica Pier
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Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood
Getty Center The Publications ©
Getty Center The Publications

few
hours
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. For reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Monument Valley itinerary planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and car from Los Angeles to Monument Valley takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and car. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Los Angeles to Monument Valley due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Los Angeles in August, expect slightly colder with lows of 16°C in Monument Valley. You will have some time to spend on the 13th (Mon) before leaving for Las Vegas.

Things to do in Monument Valley

Nature Parks
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Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park ©

5
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.
Step out of Las Vegas with an excursion to Hoover Dam in Boulder City--about 42 minutes away. The adventure continues: ponder the design of Bellagio Fountains, get the adrenaline pumping with an extreme tour, see the interesting displays at The Mob Museum, and take in nature's colorful creations at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens.

To find ratings, maps, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Las Vegas trip itinerary builder.

You can do a combination of car and flight from Monument Valley to Las Vegas in 8 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Monument Valley in August, expect nights in Las Vegas to be much hotter, around 30°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 45°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Sat) to allow time for the bus ride to Death Valley National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Fun & Games Casinos

Side Trip

Hoover Dam
Highlights from your plan
Bellagio Fountains ©
Bellagio Fountains
The Strip ©
The Strip

2
days
Death Valley National Park

Death Valley National Park
Extreme heat and dryness create extreme landscapes in Death Valley National Park.
On the 19th (Sun), make a trip to Mesquite Flat Sand Dunes, then take in the dramatic natural features at Zabriskie Point, and then get great views at Dante's View. On your second day here, step into the grandiose world of Scotty's Castle and then explore the fascinating landscape at The Racetrack.

To find traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Death Valley National Park itinerary maker.

You can take a bus from Las Vegas to Death Valley National Park in 4 hours. Traveling from Las Vegas in August, Death Valley National Park is a bit cooler at night with lows of 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Death Valley National Park

Nature Parks

Side Trip

The Racetrack
Highlights from your plan
Zabriskie Point
Zabriskie Point
Dante's View ©
Dante's View
The Racetrack ©
The Racetrack

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