11 days in United States Itinerary

11 days in United States Itinerary

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11 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Newark
Fly:  6​h 45​min
1
Las Vegas
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 30​min
2
Grand Canyon National Park
— 3 nights
Bus + Fly:  8​h 30​min
3
San Francisco
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
4
San Diego
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h 15​min
End: Newark

1
night
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.
On the 5th (Fri), see the interesting displays at The Mob Museum, admire the natural beauty at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, and then admire the local landmark of Bellagio Fountains. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Sat): shop like a local with The Strip, try to win big at Bellagio Hotel and Casino, and then take in panoramic vistas at High Roller.

To find maps, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Las Vegas trip app .

Newark to Las Vegas is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or drive. You'll gain 3 hours traveling from Newark to Las Vegas due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Newark in July, expect Las Vegas to be a bit warmer, temps between 104°F and 81°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) early enough to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Neighborhoods Shopping Historic Sites
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Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
The Strip ©
The Strip
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum

3
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.
On the 8th (Mon), hike the day away at Bright Angel Trail. And it doesn't end there: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, don't miss a visit to Powell Point, hike along North Kaibab Trail, and take a memorable drive along East Rim Drive.

To find reviews, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Grand Canyon National Park road trip tool .

Do a combination of car and flight from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle. The time zone difference when traveling from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park is 1 hour. Traveling from Las Vegas in July, things will get cooler in Grand Canyon National Park: highs are around 84°F and lows about 52°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
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Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail
North Kaibab Trail ©
North Kaibab Trail

2
nights
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, nightlife, shopping, and childrens museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, get curious at Exploratorium, see the interesting displays at de Young Museum, and admire all the interesting features of AT&T Park.

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Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Grand Canyon National Park to San Francisco takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to San Francisco. When traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in July, plan for a bit cooler days in San Francisco, with highs around 73°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) to allow time to travel to San Diego.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Museums Childrens Museums
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Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

2
nights
San Diego

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.
On the 13th (Sat), see the interesting displays at Maritime Museum of San Diego and then admire nature's wide array of creatures at San Diego Zoo. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 14th (Sun): appreciate the history behind Cabrillo National Monument, examine the collection at San Diego Model Railroad Museum, and then let the kids burn off some steam at Balboa Park.

To find where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, use the San Diego day trip planning site .

Getting from San Francisco to San Diego by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in San Diego when traveling from San Francisco in July, with lows around 68°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) so you can travel to Santa Fe.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
Balboa Park ©
Balboa Park
Cabrillo National Monument ©
Cabrillo National Monument

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