11 days in United States Itinerary

11 days in United States Itinerary

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11 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Miami
Fly:  7​h
1
Las Vegas
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h
2
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Santa Barbara
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h 45​min
4
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
5
Calistoga
— 2 nights
Fly:  11​h
End: Miami

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.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Sat): don't miss a visit to Fountains of Bellagio and then shop like a local with The Strip.

To find ratings, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read our Las Vegas trip maker website .

Miami 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 Miami to Las Vegas due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Miami in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Las Vegas, with lows of 25°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) early enough to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Shopping Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
The Strip ©
The Strip

2
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 30th (Mon), get to know the fascinating history of El Pueblo de Los Angeles, appreciate the extensive heritage of Hollywood Walk of Fame, stroll the grounds of Hollywood Forever Cemetery, then enjoy the sand and surf at Venice Beach and Boardwalk, and finally take a leisurely stroll along Santa Monica Pier.

Start your trip to Los Angeles by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

Fly from Las Vegas to Los Angeles in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from Las Vegas in September, expect Los Angeles to be little chillier, temps between 34°C and 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) to allow time to drive to Santa Barbara.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trip

Santa Monica Pier
Highlights from your plan
Venice Beach and Boardwalk ©
Venice Beach and Boardwalk
El Pueblo de Los Angeles ©
El Pueblo de Los Angeles
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier

1
night
Santa Barbara

Santa Barbara ©
Nestled between the Pacific Ocean and the Santa Ynez Mountains, Santa Barbara is a solid vacation destination with its wide beaches, renowned wineries, and some of California's finest shopping and dining options.
On the 1st (Tue), contemplate the long history of Old Mission Santa Barbara, wander the streets of State Street Underpass, then get a sense of history and politics at Santa Barbara County Courthouse, and finally admire the majestic nature at Carpinteria State Beach.

For more things to do and tourist information, go to the Santa Barbara trip builder site .

You can drive from Los Angeles to Santa Barbara in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Los Angeles in October; daily highs in Santa Barbara reach 29°C and lows reach 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Santa Barbara

Outdoors Parks Nature

Side Trip

Carpinteria State Beach
Highlights from your plan
Carpinteria State Beach ©
Carpinteria State Beach
Old Mission Santa Barbara ©
Old Mission Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara County Courthouse ©
Santa Barbara County Courthouse

3
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Popular historic sites such as Golden Gate Bridge and Twin Peaks are in your itinerary. You'll get in some beach time at Marshall’s Beach and Fort Funston National Park. There's much more to do: take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, shop like a local with Union Square, step aboard SS Jeremiah O'Brien, and enjoy the sand and surf at Baker Beach.

For more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the San Francisco trip maker tool .

Traveling by flight from Santa Barbara to San Francisco takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and flight. In October, daily temperatures in San Francisco can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Calistoga.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Twin Peaks ©
Twin Peaks

2
nights
Calistoga

Calistoga ©
Indulgence is the name of the game in Calistoga.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: do a tasting at Vincent Arroyo Winery, then learn about winemaking at Chateau Montelena, then witness a stunning natural landmark at Old Faithful Geyser of California, and finally savor the flavors at Castello di Amorosa.

For ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Calistoga travel route planner.

You can drive from San Francisco to Calistoga in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. Traveling from San Francisco in October, expect nights in Calistoga to be slightly colder, around 9°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Calistoga

Wineries Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Schramsberg Vineyards ©
Schramsberg Vineyards
Vincent Arroyo Winery ©
Vincent Arroyo Winery
Petrified Forest ©
Petrified Forest

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