11 days in United States Itinerary

11 days in United States Itinerary

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11 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Los Angeles
Drive:  6​h 30​min
1
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Drive:  9​h 45​min
2
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 45​min
3
Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
4
Monument Valley
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
5
Page
— 1 night
Drive:  14​h 30​min
End: San Francisco

3
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Fri): appreciate the extensive heritage of Filbert Steps, get curious at Exploratorium, and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Alcatraz Island. On the next day, take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, then admire the natural beauty at Japanese Tea Garden, and finally take a stroll through Twin Peaks.

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Los Angeles to San Francisco is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and subway; or drive. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Los Angeles in August, with highs in San Francisco at 26°C and lows at 17°C. On the 4th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Museums Childrens Museums
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Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium

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.
On the 5th (Mon), examine the collection at The Mob Museum and then take in breathtaking views at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area. Here are some ideas for day two: get interesting insight from Tours, then appreciate the extensive heritage of The Strip, and then admire the local landmark of Bellagio Fountains.

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Getting from San Francisco to Las Vegas by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of subway and flight; or drive. Expect much warmer weather when traveling from San Francisco in August: highs in Las Vegas hover around 45°C, while lows dip to 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Neighborhoods Shopping Historic Sites
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The Strip ©
The Strip
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Wed): take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, then hike along South Kaibab Trail, then take in breathtaking views at Yavapai Point, and finally engage your brain at Yavapai Geology Museum. On the 8th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take some stellar pictures from Mather Point and then trek along Rim Trail.

To see photos, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, use the Grand Canyon National Park attractions planner .

You can do a combination of car and flight from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a shuttle. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. In August, Grand Canyon National Park is much colder than Las Vegas - with highs of 31°C and lows of 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) early enough to drive to Monument Valley.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Trails Outdoors
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Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail
South Kaibab Trail ©
South Kaibab Trail

1
night
Monument Valley

Monument Valley ©
Monument Valley is a region of the Colorado Plateau characterized by a cluster of vast sandstone buttes, the largest reaching 1000ft above the valley floor. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Fri): admire nature's extreme beauty at Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park and then explore the striking landscape at Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park.

To see ratings, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Monument Valley online itinerary planner .

Getting from Grand Canyon National Park to Monument Valley by car takes about 3.5 hours. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in August, with highs in Monument Valley at 36°C and lows at 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Page.

Things to do in Monument Valley

Nature Parks

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Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park
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Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park ©
Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park ©

1
night
Page

Page ©
Originally little more than a simple camp constructed to house workers who built a nearby dam on the Colorado River, Page is now a popular stop for travelers preparing a trip to Arizona's canyon country.
On the 10th (Sat), look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, take in breathtaking views at Antelope Canyon, then admire all the interesting features of Horseshoe Bend, and finally enjoy some diversion at Gunfighter Canyon.

For maps, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Page travel planner.

Getting from Monument Valley to Page by car takes about 2.5 hours. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Monument Valley in August, with highs in Page at 39°C and lows at 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Page

Nature Wildlife Parks
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Antelope Canyon ©
Antelope Canyon
Horseshoe Bend ©
Horseshoe Bend
Nature & Wildlife Tours

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