12 days in United States Itinerary

12 days in United States Itinerary

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Start: Zurich
Fly:  12 h 30 min
1
Los Angeles
— 4 nights
Drive:  4 h
2
Las Vegas
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h 30 min
3
Grand Canyon National Park
— Few hours
Drive:  4 h 30 min
4
Las Vegas
— 1 night
Fly:  4 h
5
Los Angeles
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h
6
Palm Springs
— Few hours
Drive:  2 h
7
Los Angeles
— 1 night
Fly:  14 h
End: Zurich

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Beverly Hills Tours, Santa Monica Bay, Paramount Pictures Studio Tour, and other attractions you added. Step out of Los Angeles with an excursion to Santa Monica Farmers Market in Santa Monica--about 34 minutes away. There's still lots to do: kick back and relax at Santa Monica State Beach and take a leisurely stroll along Santa Monica Pier.

To find photos, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Los Angeles trip planning site.

Zurich, Switzerland to Los Angeles is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -9 hour difference. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Zurich in April, with highs in Los Angeles at 28°C and lows at 15°C. You will leave for Las Vegas on the 2nd (Thu).

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Beaches Parks

Side Trip

Santa Monica
Highlights from your plan
Santa Monica Bay ©
Santa Monica Bay
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier
Santa Monica State Beach ©
Santa Monica State Beach

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.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): get a taste of the local shopping with The Strip and then make a trip to Fountains of Bellagio.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read Las Vegas attractions planner.

You can fly from Los Angeles to Las Vegas in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Los Angeles in May: highs in Las Vegas hover around 36°C, while lows dip to 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) early enough to go by car to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

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

few
hours
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 3rd (Fri): get great views at Lookout Studio and then examine the collection at Kolb Studio.

To see traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Grand Canyon National Park trip itinerary maker app.

Drive from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park is 1 hour. When traveling from Las Vegas in May, plan for slightly colder days in Grand Canyon National Park, with highs around 23°C, while nights are much colder with lows around 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) to allow time to drive to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Museums Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Kolb Studio ©
Kolb Studio
Lookout Studio ©
Lookout Studio

1
night
Las Vegas

Las Vegas
To see ratings, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Las Vegas trip itinerary planning app.

Drive from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. When traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in May, plan for a bit warmer days in Las Vegas, with highs around 36°C, while nights are much hotter with lows around 20°C. You'll set off for Los Angeles on the 4th (Sat).

Things to do in Las Vegas

Nightlife Outdoors Tours

3
nights
Los Angeles

Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Dolphin & Whale Watching, Griffith Observatory, Rodeo Drive, and other attractions you added.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Los Angeles online tour itinerary planner.

You can fly from Las Vegas to Los Angeles in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Las Vegas in May; daily highs in Los Angeles reach 28°C and lows reach 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Tue) to allow time for the car ride to Palm Springs.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Tours Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Rodeo Drive, Dolphin & Whale Watching, Malibu Pier, Warner Bros. Studio Tour Hollywood
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Griffith Observatory ©
Griffith Observatory
Rodeo Drive ©
Rodeo Drive

few
hours
Palm Springs

Palm Springs
Plan trip to Palm Springs with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Traveling by car from Los Angeles to Palm Springs takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Traveling from Los Angeles in May, expect Palm Springs to be a bit warmer, temps between 39°C and 22°C. You'll set off for Los Angeles on the 7th (Tue).

Things to do in Palm Springs

Outdoors Parks Golf

1
night
Los Angeles

Los Angeles
To see ratings, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read our Los Angeles route planner.

Drive from Palm Springs to Los Angeles in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In May, Los Angeles is a bit cooler than Palm Springs - with highs of 28°C and lows of 17°C. You'll set off for home on the 8th (Wed).

Things to do in Los Angeles

Parks Outdoors Tours

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