12 days in United States Itinerary

12 days in United States Itinerary

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12 days in United States Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  11​h
1
Las Vegas
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
2
Zion National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
3
Bryce Canyon National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
4
Lake Powell
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
5
Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
6
Sedona
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 15​min
7
Lake Havasu City
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
8
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Fly:  14​h 15​min
End: London

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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.
On the 17th (Tue), take in nature's colorful creations at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, take a stroll through The Strip, then see the interesting displays at The Mob Museum, and finally ponder the design of Bellagio Fountains.

For photos, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Las Vegas trip planner .

London, UK to Las Vegas is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Las Vegas is minus 8 hours. Traveling from London in September, you will find days in Las Vegas are much warmer (39°C), and nights are somewhat warmer (25°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) so you can go by car to Zion National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

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

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Zion National Park

Zion National Park ©
Towering cliffs of red, white, and pink Navajo sandstone, stream-carved slot canyons, and big blue sky all characterize Zion National Park.
On the 18th (Wed), explore the striking landscape of Zion National Park.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read Zion National Park tour itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Las Vegas to Zion National Park takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and taxi; or do a combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Las Vegas to Zion National Park is 1 hour. Traveling from Las Vegas in September, expect nights in Zion National Park to be cooler, around 10°C, while days are slightly colder, around 34°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Bryce Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Zion National Park

Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Zion National Park ©
Zion National Park

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Bryce Canyon National Park

Bryce Canyon National Park
You can find hoodoos--rock pillars formed by erosion--all around the world, but those of Bryce Canyon National Park remain the standard bearers thanks to their bright red color, tall stature, and arrangement in large amphitheaters.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Thu): hike along Rainbow Bridge Trail.

For maps and other tourist information, read Bryce Canyon National Park itinerary builder site .

You can drive from Zion National Park to Bryce Canyon National Park in 3 hours. Traveling from Zion National Park in September, expect Bryce Canyon National Park to be little chillier, temps between 24°C and 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Thu) to allow time for travel to Lake Powell.

Things to do in Bryce Canyon National Park

Trails Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Rainbow Bridge Trail

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Lake Powell

Lake Powell
Lake Powell serves as the playground for the town of Page, drawing nearly three million visitors annually.
To find where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Lake Powell route planning tool .

Traveling by car from Bryce Canyon National Park to Lake Powell takes 7 hours. Traveling from Bryce Canyon National Park in September, expect nights in Lake Powell to be warmer, around 20°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 35°C. You will leave for Grand Canyon National Park on the 20th (Fri).

Things to do in Lake Powell

Parks Trails Outdoors

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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 21st (Sat): add some entertainment to your itinerary with Hopi House, then tour the pleasant surroundings at South Kaibab Trail, and then explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim.

To find maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Grand Canyon National Park road trip planning website .

Traveling by car from Lake Powell to Grand Canyon National Park takes 7 hours. Traveling from Lake Powell in September, you will find days in Grand Canyon National Park are a bit cooler (28°C), and nights are much colder (7°C). You'll have a few hours on the 22nd (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling to Sedona.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Trails Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
South Kaibab Trail ©
South Kaibab Trail
Powell Point ©
Powell Point

1
night
Sedona

Sedona ©
Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Sun): take in the spiritual surroundings of Amitabha Stupa & Peace Park and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chapel of the Holy Cross.

For photos, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Sedona trip planner .

Traveling by car from Grand Canyon National Park to Sedona takes 2.5 hours. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in September: high temperatures in Sedona hover around 34°C and lows are around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Lake Havasu City.

Things to do in Sedona

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Cathedral Rock ©
Cathedral Rock
Chapel of the Holy Cross ©
Chapel of the Holy Cross
Amitabha Stupa & Peace Park ©
Amitabha Stupa & Peace Park

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Lake Havasu City

Lake Havasu City ©
Lake Havasu City is a city in Mohave County, Arizona, United States. Kick off your visit on the 24th (Tue): enjoy the sea views from Lake Havasu Lighthouses and then immerse yourself in nature at Lake Havasu State Park.

For more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Lake Havasu City road trip planner.

Drive from Sedona to Lake Havasu City in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Sedona to Lake Havasu City is minus 1 hour. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Sedona in September, with highs in Lake Havasu City at 45°C and lows at 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough to drive to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Lake Havasu City

Historic Sites Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Lake Havasu State Park ©
Lake Havasu State Park

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Las Vegas

Las Vegas ©
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Wed): look for all kinds of wild species at Lake Mead National Recreation Area and then take in breathtaking views at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at The Neon Museum, try your luck at Bellagio Hotel and Casino, and then see the world from above with a helicopter tour.

To find maps, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read our Las Vegas online trip builder .

Drive from Lake Havasu City to Las Vegas in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a train. Traveling from Lake Havasu City in September, expect Las Vegas to be slightly colder, temps between 39°C and 25°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Nature Tours

Side Trip

Lake Mead National Recreation Area
Highlights from your plan
The Neon Museum ©
The Neon Museum
Helicopter Tours

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