10 days in United States Itinerary

10 days in United States Itinerary

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10 days in United States Itinerary

Start: New York City
+2
foot + Fly + shuttle:  10​h
1
Tucson
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 45​min
2
San Diego
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
Los Angeles
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h
4
Monterey
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
5
San Francisco
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 45​min
6
Stateline
— 1 night
bus + Fly:  5​h 15​min
7
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Fly + foot:  8​h 45​min
End: New York City

1
night
Tucson

Tucson ©
One of the fastest-growing metropolitan areas in the country, Tucson is a city on a cultural crossroads, with European, Native American, Mexican, and Asian residents blending and sometimes conflicting with one another.
To see reviews, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Tucson trip builder site .

New York City to Tucson is an approximately 10-hour combination of flight and shuttle. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from New York City to Tucson. Traveling from New York City in July, you will find days in Tucson are a bit warmer (97°F), and nights are about the same (75°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) to allow time to travel to San Diego.

Things to do in Tucson

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Titan Missile Museum
Highlights from your plan
Pima Air and Space Museum ©
Pima Air and Space Museum
Titan Missile Museum ©
Titan Missile Museum
Mission San Xavier del Bac ©
Mission San Xavier del Bac

2
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Mon): see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, then stroll the grounds of Fort Rosecrans Cemetery, and then visit a coastal fixture at Old Point Loma Lighthouse. Keep things going the next day: kick back and relax at La Jolla Shores Park and then kick back and relax at Coronado Beach.

To find maps, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the San Diego day trip planner.

Fly from Tucson to San Diego in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Tucson to San Diego is minus 1 hour. When traveling from Tucson in July, plan for much colder days and little chillier nights in San Diego: temperatures range from 77°F by day to 68°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) early enough to drive to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Diego

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Coronado Beach
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
La Jolla Shores Park ©
La Jolla Shores Park
Coronado Beach ©
Coronado Beach

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Wed): immerse yourself in nature at Santa Monica State Beach, then learn about all things military at Battleship USS Iowa BB-61, and then make a trip to Hollywood Walk of Fame.

To see maps and tourist information, you can read our Los Angeles trip planning website .

You can drive from San Diego to Los Angeles in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Traveling from San Diego in July, expect nights in Los Angeles to be about the same, around 66°F, while days are a bit warmer, around 83°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Wed) early enough to travel to Monterey.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Outdoors Parks Nature

Side Trip

Santa Monica State Beach
Highlights from your plan
Battleship USS Iowa Museum ©
Battleship USS Iowa Museum
Santa Monica State Beach ©
Santa Monica State Beach
Hollywood Walk of Fame ©
Hollywood Walk of Fame

1
night
Monterey

Monterey ©
Monterey is a city in the U.S. On the 1st (Thu), explore the landscape on two wheels at Monterey Peninsula Recreational Trail, then make a trip to Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard, and then see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

For where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Monterey trip website .

You can fly from Los Angeles to Monterey in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. Traveling from Los Angeles in July, expect Monterey to be little chillier, temps between 69°F and 55°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) so you can go by car to San Francisco.

Things to do in Monterey

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trip

Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard
Highlights from your plan
Monterey Peninsula Recreational Trail ©
Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard ©
Dolphin & Whale Watching

1
night
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Fri): contemplate the long history of Alcatraz Island, then snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, and then take in the awesome beauty at Twin Peaks.

To see where to stay, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read San Francisco day trip planning tool .

You can drive from Monterey to San Francisco in 2.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or do a combination of bus and train. In August, daytime highs in San Francisco are 73°F, while nighttime lows are 59°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Stateline.

Things to do in San Francisco

Historic Sites Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Twin Peaks ©
Twin Peaks

1
night
Stateline

Stateline
Stateline is a census-designated place (CDP) on the east shore of Lake Tahoe in Douglas County, Nevada, United States. On the 3rd (Sat), enjoy the sand and surf at Lakeside Beach, kick back and relax at Meeks Bay Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Baldwin Beach.

To see photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Stateline online trip maker .

You can drive from San Francisco to Stateline in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of train, flight, and bus. When traveling from San Francisco in August, plan for a bit warmer days in Stateline, with highs around 81°F, while nights are slightly colder with lows around 44°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Stateline

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

South Lake Tahoe, Meeks Bay Beach

2
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sun): get engrossed in the history at Titanic, then see the interesting displays at Shelby American Inc, then relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour, and finally admire the local landmark of Fountains of Bellagio.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Las Vegas travel planner.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Stateline to Las Vegas takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. While traveling from Stateline, expect a bit warmer days and warmer nights in Las Vegas, ranging from highs of 101°F to lows of 77°F. You'll have a few hours on the 5th (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Outdoors Adventure Museums
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
Shelby American Inc ©
Shelby American Inc
Titanic ©
Titanic

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