11 days in Western US Itinerary

11 days in Western US 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
— 3 nights
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Jackson Hole
— 1 night

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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.
Head to The Strip and The Grand Canal Shoppes at The Venetian Resortfor plenty of shopping. Appreciate the collections at The Mob Museum and Wayne Newton's Casa de Shenandoah. There's lots more to do: explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, admire the masterpieces at Bellagio Gallery of Fine Art, examine the collection at The Neon Museum, and admire the local landmark of Fountains of Bellagio.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Las Vegas using our trip planner.

New York City to Las Vegas is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from New York City to Las Vegas is minus 3 hours. In January, Las Vegas is a bit warmer than New York City - with highs of 59°F and lows of 40°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) so you can travel to San Diego.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Museums · Shopping · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
The Strip ©
The Strip
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area ©
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum

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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.
On the 10th (Sun), see the interesting displays at USS Midway Museum and then enjoy the sand and surf at La Jolla Cove. Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at Maritime Museum of San Diego, view the masterpieces at Spanish Village Art Center, and then trek along Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve.

To see reviews, photos, maps, and more tourist information, use the San Diego trip itinerary site.

Fly from Las Vegas to San Diego in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In January, San Diego is somewhat warmer than Las Vegas - with highs of 67°F and lows of 51°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) early enough to drive to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Diego

Outdoors · Parks · Museums · Beaches
Highlights from your plan
USS Midway Museum ©
USS Midway Museum
Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve ©
Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve
La Jolla Cove ©
La Jolla Cove

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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.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Tue): see the interesting displays at The Gamble House, see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory, pause for some photo ops at Guitar Center, then see the interesting displays at The Getty Center, and finally make a trip to Two Rodeo Drive. On the next day, enjoy the sand and surf at Santa Monica Bay, tour the pleasant surroundings at Santa Monica State Beach, and then view the masterpieces at The Disney Gallery.

To find maps, photos, and other tourist information, read our Los Angeles travel app.

Getting from San Diego to Los Angeles by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or fly. In January, plan for daily highs up to 70°F, and evening lows to 49°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums · Outdoors · Nature · Parks

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Santa Monica State Beach ©
Santa Monica State Beach
Two Rodeo Drive ©
Two Rodeo Drive

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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.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Exploratorium and Cable Car Museum. Visiting Point Reyes Safaris and Alcatraz Island will get you outdoors. The adventure continues: snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, engage your brain at California Academy of Sciences, browse the different shops at Ferry Building Marketplace, and take in the pleasant sights at Lombard Street.

For photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the San Francisco online journey planner.

Traveling by flight from Los Angeles to San Francisco takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Los Angeles in January, you will find days in San Francisco are little chillier (59°F), and nights are about the same (46°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Jackson Hole.

Things to do in San Francisco

Museums · Childrens Museums · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Point Reyes Safaris ©
Point Reyes Safaris
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Ferry Building Marketplace ©
Ferry Building Marketplace

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Jackson Hole

Jackson Hole ©
The Jackson Hole valley is approximately 97 km (60 mi) long and 24 km (15 mi) wide, encompassing the town of Jackson, Teton Village, and the northern section of Grand Teton National Park.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Sun): take an exotic tour of Scenic Safaris.

To find ratings, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Jackson Hole travel planner.

Getting from San Francisco to Jackson Hole by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive. Traveling from San Francisco to Jackson Hole, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from San Francisco in January, things will get cooler in Jackson Hole: highs are around 24°F and lows about 4°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Jackson Hole

Highlights from your plan
Scenic Safaris ©
Scenic Safaris

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