11 days in United States Itinerary

11 days in United States Itinerary

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Las Vegas
— 2 nights
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San Diego
— 2 nights
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Los Angeles
— 2 nights
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San Francisco
— 2 nights
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Death Valley National Park
— 2 nights

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Las Vegas

Las Vegas ©

Sin City

Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
On the 24th (Thu), take an unforgettable tour with 702 Helicopters and then explore the striking landscape at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area. Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at The Mob Museum, try to win big at Casino At The Venetian, stop by Barneys New York, then admire the local landmark of Fountains of Bellagio, then admire the natural beauty at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, and finally try to win big at New York New York Casino.

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New York City to Las Vegas is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. You'll gain 3 hours traveling from New York City to Las Vegas due to the time zone difference. Traveling from New York City in December, you will find days in Las Vegas are a bit warmer (57°F), and nights are about the same (39°F). You will have some time to spend on the 26th (Sat) before leaving for San Diego.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks · Nature · Fun & Games · Casinos

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area ©
Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens ©

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San Diego

San Diego ©

America's Finest City

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 26th (Sat): take a memorable tour with Corporate Helicopters. On the 27th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: pause for some photo ops at Cabrillo National Monument and then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at San Diego Zoo.

To find traveler tips, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read our San Diego tour planning tool.

You can fly from Las Vegas to San Diego in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Las Vegas in December, with highs in San Diego at 68°F and lows at 51°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) so you can go by car to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Fun & Games · Museums
Highlights from your plan
San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
USS Midway Museum ©
USS Midway Museum
Balboa Park ©
Balboa Park

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Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©

City of Angels

Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Tue): take in the waterfront at Santa Monica Pier and then find something for the whole family at Disneyland Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 30th (Wed): look for gifts at Bergamot Station, explore the world behind art at Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita, examine the collection at The Getty Center, then explore the world behind art at Norton Simon Museum, and finally see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory.

To see maps, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Los Angeles trip itinerary builder website.

Traveling by car from San Diego to Los Angeles takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. In December, daytime highs in Los Angeles are 69°F, while nighttime lows are 49°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks · Museums · Historic Sites · Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita ©
Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Thu): contemplate the long history of Alcatraz Island, take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, and then contemplate the long history of Golden Gate Bridge.

To see photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our San Francisco day trip planning tool.

Getting from Los Angeles to San Francisco by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Los Angeles in December, expect nights in San Francisco to be about the same, around 45°F, while days are a bit cooler, around 59°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Death Valley National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

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Death Valley National Park

Death Valley National Park ©

Hottest, Driest, Lowest

Extreme heat and dryness create extreme landscapes in Death Valley National Park.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Fri): explore the activities along Badwater Basin and then take some stellar pictures from Aguereberry Point. Here are some ideas for day two: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Panamint Range, explore the stunning scenery at Golden Canyon, then explore the striking landscape at Zabriskie Point, then take an in-depth tour of The Ranch at Furnace Creek, and finally don't miss a visit to Mesquite Flat Sand Dunes.

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You can do a combination of flight and bus from San Francisco to Death Valley National Park in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of subway, bus, and taxi. Traveling from San Francisco in January, expect a bit cooler with lows of 35°F in Death Valley National Park. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Death Valley National Park

Nature · Parks · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Golden Canyon ©
Golden Canyon
Zabriskie Point ©
Zabriskie Point
Mesquite Flat Sand Dunes ©
Mesquite Flat Sand Dunes

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