12 days in United States Itinerary

12 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Anaheim
— 3 nights
2
Las Vegas
— 1 day
3
Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
4
Zion National Park
— 1 night
5
Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park
— 1 night
6
Yosemite National Park
— 2 nights

3
nights
Anaheim

Anaheim ©
Anaheim's major attractions are its world-famous Disney entertainment complex, sports teams, and convention center.
Attractions like Disneyland Park and Dolphin & Whale Watching make great kid-friendly stops. Explore Anaheim's surroundings by going to Old Town Temecula (in Temecula) and Oceanside Pier (in Oceanside). Have a day of magic on the 9th (Tue) at Disney California Adventure Park.

Plan my day in Anaheim using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Los Angeles to Anaheim is an approximately 1-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. In July in Anaheim, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) so you can go by car to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Anaheim

Theme Parks Outdoors Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Dolphin & Whale Watching, Old Town Temecula, Oceanside Pier
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Disney California Adventure Park ©
Disney California Adventure Park
Dolphin & Whale Watching

1
day
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 11th (Thu), take in breathtaking views at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, thentake a stroll through The Strip, and then don't miss a visit to Fountains of Bellagio.

For more things to do, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read Las Vegas online trip planner.

Traveling by car from Anaheim to Las Vegas takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Anaheim in July; daily highs in Las Vegas reach °F and lows reach °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) so you can drive to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Neighborhoods Historic Sites Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area ©
The Strip ©
The Strip
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio

2
nights
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.
Grand Canyon South Rim has been added to your itinerary. On the 12th (Fri), add some entertainment to your itinerary with Hopi House, thentour the pleasant surroundings at Rim Trail, and then get great views at Mather Point. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Sat): take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim.

To see ratings, reviews, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Grand Canyon National Park online trip planner.

Traveling by car from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is 1 hour. Traveling from Las Vegas in July, expect Grand Canyon National Park to be much colder, temps between °F and °F. You will have some time to spend on the 14th (Sun) before leaving for Zion National Park.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

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

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Sun): explore the striking landscape of Zion National Park.

To see other places to visit, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Zion National Park online journey planner.

Take a shuttle from Grand Canyon National Park to Zion National Park in 10 hours. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in July, things will get a bit warmer in Zion National Park: highs are around °F and lows about °F. You will have some time to spend on the 15th (Mon) before leaving for Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Zion National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Zion National Park ©
Zion National Park
Angel's Landing ©
Angel's Landing

1
night
Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park

Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park ©
With mountain peaks reaching past 4,250 m (14,000 ft) and trees stretching to over 75 m (250 ft) high, Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks present nature on a grand scale.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Tue): explore the stunning scenery at Kings Canyon National Park, thentake a peaceful walk through Giant Forest, and then trek along Moro Rock.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read our Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park online day trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Zion National Park to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park takes 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of car and bus. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Zion National Park in July, expect somewhat warmer with lows of °F in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park. On the 17th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can take a bus to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Giant Forest ©
Giant Forest
Moro Rock ©
Moro Rock
Kings Canyon National Park ©
Kings Canyon National Park

2
nights
Yosemite National Park

Yosemite National Park ©
Massive granite mountains, towering waterfalls, groves of Giant Sequoia trees, and wilderness as far as the eye can see distinguish the landscape of Yosemite National Park.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Thu): take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier Point, explore the striking landscape at Sentinel Dome, admire the sheer force of Vernal Fall, thenhike along Nevada Falls Loop, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Panorama Trail. On your second day here, take in the dramatic scenery at Yosemite Falls, get great views at Washburn Point, thenget great views at Yosemite, Tunnel View, and finally don't miss a visit to Olmsted Point.

To find reviews, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, use the Yosemite National Park trip itinerary tool.

You can take a bus from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park to Yosemite National Park in 8.5 hours. While traveling from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park, expect little chillier days and colder nights in Yosemite National Park, ranging from highs of °F to lows of °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can take a bus back home.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Sentinel Dome ©
Sentinel Dome
Vernal Fall ©
Vernal Fall

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