12 days in United States Itinerary

12 days in United States Itinerary

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12 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Los Angeles
Drive:  45​min
1
Anaheim
— 4 nights
Drive:  5​h 45​min
2
Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  8​h
3
Las Vegas
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
4
Zion National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
5
Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  7​h 30​min
End: Los Angeles

4
nights
Anaheim

Anaheim ©
Anaheim's major attractions are its world-famous Disney entertainment complex, sports teams, and convention center.
Family-friendly places like Disneyland Park and Disney California Adventure Park will thrill your kids. Change things up with these side-trips from Anaheim: Oceanside Pier (in Oceanside) and Dolphin & Whale Watching (in Dana Point). There's more to do: discover the magic at Downtown Disney.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Anaheim trip planner.

Los Angeles to Anaheim is an approximately half hour train ride. You can also take a bus; or drive. In July, daily temperatures in Anaheim can reach 86°F, while at night they dip to 68°F. On the 20th (Sat), you'll travel to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Anaheim

Theme Parks Wildlife Tours

Side Trips

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

2
nights
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.
For more things to do, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park trip planning app .

You can drive from Anaheim to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, shuttle, and car. While traveling from Anaheim, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park, ranging from highs of 98°F to lows of 66°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) early enough to go by car to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park

Outdoors Trails Parks
Highlights from your plan
General Grant Tree Trail ©
General Grant Tree Trail
Moro Rock ©
Moro Rock
Generals Hwy ©
Generals Hwy

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.
On the next day, don't miss a visit to The Strip, make a trip to Fountains of Bellagio, and then try your luck at Bellagio Hotel and Casino.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Las Vegas trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

You can drive from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park to Las Vegas in 8 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and bus; or do a combination of car, shuttle, and bus. Traveling from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park in July, expect Las Vegas to be somewhat warmer, temps between 104°F and 81°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Zion National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

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

2
nights
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 24th (Wed), explore the striking landscape of The Narrows. On the 25th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the striking landscape of Zion National Park.

To see photos, reviews, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Zion National Park trip maker app .

Traveling by car from Las Vegas to Zion National Park takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of bus and car. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Las Vegas to Zion National Park due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Las Vegas in July: highs in Zion National Park hover around 94°F, while lows dip to 59°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) so you can travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Zion National Park

Nature Parks Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
The Narrows ©
The Narrows
Zion National Park ©
Zion National Park

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.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Fri): add some entertainment to your itinerary with Hopi House, get all the information you need at Yavapai Point, then engage your brain at Yavapai Geology Museum, and finally explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim.

To find traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Grand Canyon National Park trip itinerary tool .

Explore your travel options from Zion National Park to Grand Canyon National Park with the Route module. Traveling from Zion National Park in July, things will get slightly colder in Grand Canyon National Park: highs are around 84°F and lows about 52°F. You'll have a few hours on the 27th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Nature Parks Nightlife
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Powell Point ©
Powell Point
Yavapai Geology Museum ©
Yavapai Geology Museum

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