11 days in United States Itinerary

11 days in United States Itinerary

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11 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Kansas City
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Kansas City
— 1 day
Fly:  5​h 30​min
2
Salt Lake City
— 1 night
Drive:  8​h 30​min
3
Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  7​h 30​min
4
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
Fly + Drive:  5​h 15​min
5
Redwood National Park
— 1 night
taxi + Fly:  3​h 45​min
6
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Fly:  6​h 30​min
End: Kansas City

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Kansas City

Kansas City ©
The largest municipality in Missouri, Kansas City has an impressive array of world-class museums, shopping areas, and great places to eat, all of which attract tourism to the area.
On the 16th (Sun), admire the masterpieces at The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, learn about all things military at National WWI Museum and Memorial, and then have some family-friendly fun at Blade & Timber Axe Throwing.

To see more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Kansas City online driving holiday planner .

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Kansas City. In February, daytime highs in Kansas City are 45°F, while nighttime lows are 26°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) early enough to travel to Salt Lake City.

Things to do in Kansas City

Museums Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
National WWI Museum and Memorial ©
National WWI Museum and Memorial
Blade & Timber Axe Throwing ©
Blade & Timber Axe Throwing
The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art ©
The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art

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night
Salt Lake City

Salt Lake City ©
Utah's capital and most populous city, Salt Lake City boasts a small-town feel, big-city amenities, and plenty of nature on its doorstep.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Mon): take in breathtaking views at Big Cottonwood Canyon, then make a trip to Kindig It Design, then see the interesting displays at Land Cruiser Heritage Museum, and finally test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

To see traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Salt Lake City tour website .

Traveling by flight from Kansas City to Salt Lake City takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Kansas City to Salt Lake City. In February, daily temperatures in Salt Lake City can reach 47°F, while at night they dip to 31°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Salt Lake City

Parks Nature Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
Big Cottonwood Canyon ©
Big Cottonwood Canyon
Room Escape Games
Land Cruiser Heritage Museum ©
Land Cruiser Heritage Museum

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nights
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.
Grand Canyon National Park is known for nature, trails, historic sites, wildlife, and scenic drive. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim, stroll through Rim Trail, hike along South Kaibab Trail, and make a trip to Pipe Creek Vista.

For photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Grand Canyon National Park driving holiday planner .

Drive from Salt Lake City to Grand Canyon National Park in 8.5 hours. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Salt Lake City in February since evenings lows in Grand Canyon National Park dip to 18°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) so you can drive to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail

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nights
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.
On the 21st (Fri), make an unforgettable trip to Disneyland Park and then see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat): get in on the family fun at Universal Studios Hollywood and then see the interesting displays at The Getty Center.

For more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Los Angeles online itinerary planner .

Getting from Grand Canyon National Park to Los Angeles by car takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of shuttle and flight. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Plan for much warmer temperatures traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in February, with highs in Los Angeles at 71°F and lows at 51°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) so you can travel to Redwood National Park.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Disneyland Park
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood

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night
Redwood National Park

Redwood National Park ©
Redwood National Park is home to a tremendous collection of the world's tallest type of tree.
On the 23rd (Sun), delve into the lush surroundings at Tall Trees Grove and then explore the striking landscape of Redwood National Park.

To see ratings, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Redwood National Park trip itinerary builder tool .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Los Angeles to Redwood National Park. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Los Angeles in February; daily highs in Redwood National Park reach 56°F and lows reach 41°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Redwood National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Redwood National Park ©
Redwood National Park
Tall Trees Grove ©
Tall Trees Grove

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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: don't miss a visit to Golden Gate Bridge, take in the pleasant sights at Fisherman's Wharf, engage your brain at Exploratorium, and take in nature's colorful creations at Japanese Tea Garden.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your San Francisco trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

You can do a combination of taxi and flight from Redwood National Park to San Francisco in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi, bus, and flight; or drive. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Redwood National Park in February, with highs in San Francisco at 62°F and lows at 48°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

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