13 days in United States Itinerary

13 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: London
Train + Fly:  14 h
1
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Fly + Bus:  4 h
2
Yosemite National Park
— 3 nights
Bus:  5 h
3
Anaheim
— 2 nights
Drive:  7 h 30 min
4
Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
+3
Bus + Taxi + Fly + Train:  19 h 45 min
End: London

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, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at Alcatraz Island, take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, take some stellar pictures from Twin Peaks, and engage your brain at Exploratorium.

To find maps, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the San Francisco trip itinerary planning site.

London, UK to San Francisco is an approximately 14- hour combination of train and flight. You can also do a combination of train, flight, and shuttle; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -8 hour difference. Traveling from London in October, things will get somewhat warmer in San Francisco: highs are around 26°C and lows about 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Historic Sites Childrens Museums
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

3
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.
Yosemite National Park is known for nature, trails, and scenic drive. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier Point, hike along Panorama Trail, tour the pleasant surroundings at Tuolumne Meadows, and admire the sheer force of Vernal Fall.

To find where to stay, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Yosemite National Park journey planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from San Francisco in October: highs in Yosemite National Park hover around 22°C, while lows dip to -2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) to allow time to take a bus to Anaheim.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Tioga Pass ©
Tioga Pass
Panorama Trail ©
Panorama Trail

2
nights
Anaheim

Anaheim ©
Anaheim's major attractions are its world-famous Disney entertainment complex, sports teams, and convention center.
On the 13th (Tue), make an unforgettable trip to Downtown Disney and then make an unforgettable trip to Disney California Adventure Park. On the 14th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: experience the excitement of Radiator Springs Racers and then discover the magic at Disneyland Park.

To find traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Anaheim trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by bus from Yosemite National Park to Anaheim takes 14.5 hours. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in October, expect nights in Anaheim to be much warmer, around 19°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 34°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Anaheim

Theme Parks Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Disney California Adventure Park ©
Disney California Adventure Park
Downtown Disney ©
Downtown Disney

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 National Park is known for nature, trails, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, take some stellar pictures from Mather Point, hike along South Kaibab Trail, and take an unforgettable tour with a helicopter tour.

To find ratings, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read Grand Canyon National Park trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from Anaheim to Grand Canyon National Park in 7.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of bus, flight, and shuttle. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Anaheim to Grand Canyon National Park due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Anaheim, expect slightly colder days and colder nights in Grand Canyon National Park, ranging from highs of 22°C to lows of 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trip

Tusayan General Store
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail

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