12 days in United States Itinerary

12 days in United States Itinerary

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12 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Las Vegas
1
Las Vegas
— 4 nights
Fly:  4 h
2
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
3
Sacramento
— Few hours
Drive:  6 h 30 min
4
Los Angeles
— 3 nights
End: Los Angeles

4
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.
Go for a jaunt from Las Vegas to Boulder City to see Hoover Dam about 50 minutes away. There's lots more to do: explore the striking landscape at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, shop like a local with The Strip, get interesting insight from Tours, and see the world from above with a helicopter tour.

To see photos, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Las Vegas trip planner .

If you are flying in from United Kingdom, the closest major airports are McCarran International Airport and Laughlin Bullhead International Airport. In May in Las Vegas, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 20°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Tours Shopping

Side Trip

Hoover Dam
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
The Strip ©
The Strip

3
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, parks, nightlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, steep yourself in history at SS Jeremiah O'Brien, stroll through Golden Gate Park, and savor the flavors at Food & Drink.

To find photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the San Francisco road trip site .

You can fly from Las Vegas to San Francisco in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and subway; or drive. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Las Vegas in May; daily highs in San Francisco reach 24°C and lows reach 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) so you can drive to Sacramento.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Historic Sites Tours
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Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

few
hours
Sacramento

Sacramento
The capital city of America's most economically significant state, Sacramento is an important stop for any politico.
On the 27th (Wed), see the interesting displays at Old Sacramento, then make a trip to Tower Bridge, and then examine the collection at California State Railroad Museum.

For maps, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Sacramento trip planner .

You can drive from San Francisco to Sacramento in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. When traveling from San Francisco in May, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Sacramento: temperatures range from 32°C by day to 14°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Sacramento

Wineries Parks Tours

3
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.
Go for a jaunt from Los Angeles to Anaheim to see Disneyland Park about 30 minutes away. Pack the 30th (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at The Getty Center, take a leisurely stroll along Santa Monica Pier, make a trip to Hollywood Walk of Fame, and stroll through Venice Beach and Boardwalk.

To find photos, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Los Angeles road trip planning tool .

Traveling by flight from Sacramento to Los Angeles takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. When traveling from Sacramento in May, plan for a bit cooler days in Los Angeles, with highs around 28°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Disneyland Park, Santa Monica Pier
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center

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