12 days in United States Itinerary

12 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: San Francisco
Fly:  8 h
1
Longview
— 1 night
Fly + Drive:  9 h 30 min
2
Flagstaff
— 4 nights
Fly:  5 h
3
Los Angeles
— 4 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
4
San Luis Obispo
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h
End: San Francisco

1
night
Longview

Longview
Longview is a city in Gregg and Harrison counties in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 18th (Tue): pause for some photo ops at Veterans Plaza and Vietnam Wall Replica and then trek along Paul Boorman Trail.

For traveler tips, photos, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Longview road trip website.

San Francisco to Longview is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Central Standard Time (CST) is 2 hours. Traveling from San Francisco in August, expect Longview to be a bit warmer, temps between 93°F and 73°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Flagstaff.

Things to do in Longview

Parks Outdoors Trails

4
nights
Flagstaff

Flagstaff ©
Sitting at an elevation of 2,135 m (7,000 ft) and just a short trip from the Grand Canyon and other natural wonders, the city of Flagstaff attracts outdoor enthusiasts from around the world.
Get out of town with these interesting Flagstaff side-trips: Grand Canyon National Park (Pipe Creek Vista, Yaki Point, &more).

For other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read our Flagstaff online holiday planner.

Explore your travel options from Longview to Flagstaff with the Route module. Traveling from Longview to Flagstaff, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Longview in August, expect nights in Flagstaff to be much colder, around 50°F, while days are slightly colder, around 77°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) so you can travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Flagstaff

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trip

Grand Canyon National Park
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Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Lipan Point ©
Lipan Point
Cape Royal ©
Cape Royal

4
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.
Pack the 23rd (Sun) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. The adventure continues: see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory, admire the striking features of Walt Disney Concert Hall, kick back and relax at Will Rogers State Beach, and see the interesting displays at Petersen Automotive Museum.

For where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles trip planning tool.

Getting from Flagstaff to Los Angeles by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Flagstaff in August: high temperatures in Los Angeles hover around 84°F and lows are around 66°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) early enough to go by car to San Luis Obispo.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums Theme Parks Parks

Side Trip

Santa Monica Pier
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Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood
Griffith Observatory ©
Griffith Observatory
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center

2
nights
San Luis Obispo

San Luis Obispo, or SLO for short, is a city in the U.S. On the 27th (Thu), sample some tasty brews at a beer tour and tasting, thentake a memorable drive along Moonstone Beach Dr, and then examine the collection at Morro Bay Skateboard Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: do a tasting at Tolosa, thenlearn about all things military at Central Coast Veterans Memorial Museum, and then explore the striking landscape at Bishop Peak.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, use the San Luis Obispo planning site.

Drive from Los Angeles to San Luis Obispo in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Los Angeles in August: high temperatures in San Luis Obispo hover around 79°F and lows are around 58°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in San Luis Obispo

Tours Breweries & Distilleries Parks

Side Trips

Moonstone Beach Dr, Morro Bay Skateboard Museum
Highlights from your plan
Beer Tastings & Tours
Central Coast Veterans Memorial Museum ©
Central Coast Veterans Memorial Museum
Bishop Peak ©
Bishop Peak

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