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: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, stroll through Golden Gate Park, and admire all the interesting features of AT&T Park.

To see maps, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the San Francisco itinerary builder.

London, UK to San Francisco is an approximately 14-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 8 hours traveling from London to San Francisco. In July in San Francisco, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 16°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Big Sur.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Neighborhoods Tours
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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.
On the 30th (Mon), take in the views from Bixby Bridge, admire the sheer force of McWay Falls, then immerse yourself in nature at Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Pfeiffer State Beach.

To see photos, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read Big Sur itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from San Francisco to Big Sur takes 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 up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Tue) so you can go by car to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Big Sur

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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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, stroll through Tuolumne Meadows, and cruise along Tioga Pass.

To see where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Yosemite National Park trip itinerary builder.

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 in Yosemite National Park, with highs around 32°C, while nights are little chillier with lows around 8°C. On the 5th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
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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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Los Angeles: Anaheim (Disneyland Park & Disney California Adventure Park). Pack the 7th (Tue) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at Getty Center The Publications, immerse yourself in nature at Topanga State Park, get to know the fascinating history of Santa Monica Pier, and don't miss a visit to Sunset Boulevard.

To see ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Los Angeles holiday planner.

You can drive from Yosemite National Park to Los Angeles in 7 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi, bus, and flight; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in August, plan for warmer nights in Los Angeles, with lows around 22°C. You'll set off for Monument Valley on the 12th (Sun).

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. To see other places to visit, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Monument Valley trip itinerary planner.

You can do a combination of flight and car from Los Angeles to Monument Valley in 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Los Angeles to Monument Valley is 1 hour. Traveling from Los Angeles in August, plan for slightly colder nights in Monument Valley, with lows around 16°C. You'll have a few hours on the 13th (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Monument Valley

Parks Nature
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Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park ©

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: don't miss a visit to Bellagio Fountains, enjoy breathtaking views from Eiffel Tower Experience at Paris Las Vegas, take in nature's colorful creations at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, and get the adrenaline pumping with an extreme tour.

To see where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Las Vegas trip planner.

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. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Monument Valley to Las Vegas due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Monument Valley in August: highs in Las Vegas hover around 45°C, while lows dip to 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) to allow enough time to take a bus to Death Valley National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Fun & Games Shopping

Side Trip

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

3
days
Death Valley National Park

Death Valley National Park
Extreme heat and dryness create extreme landscapes in Death Valley National Park.
Take a break from Death Valley National Park with a short trip to The Racetrack in Death Valley Junction, about 56 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: take some stellar pictures from Dante's View, take in the dramatic natural features at Zabriskie Point, explore the historical opulence of Scotty's Castle, and explore the activities along Badwater.

To see more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Death Valley National Park custom trip planner.

You can take a bus from Las Vegas to Death Valley National Park in 4 hours. Traveling from Las Vegas in August, plan for slightly colder nights in Death Valley National Park, with lows around 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Death Valley National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors

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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