14 days in United States Itinerary

14 days in United States Itinerary

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14 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Florianopolis
Fly:  20​h
1
Los Angeles
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Riverside
— 5 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Apple Valley
— Few hours
Drive:  3​h
4
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
5
Grand Canyon National Park
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
6
Zion National Park
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  29​h
End: Florianopolis

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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.
For maps, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Los Angeles day trip app .

Florianopolis, Brazil to Los Angeles is an approximately 20-hour flight. You can also do a combination of shuttle and flight. Traveling from Florianopolis to Los Angeles, you'll gain 5 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Florianopolis in December: highs in Los Angeles hover around 24°C, while lows dip to 11°C. On the 20th (Fri), you'll travel to Riverside.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Outdoors Parks Tours

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Riverside

Riverside ©
Riverside is a city in Riverside County, California, United States, located in the Inland Empire metropolitan area. Get out of town with these interesting Riverside side-trips: Mission San Juan Capistrano (in San Juan Capistrano), BK Cellars Urban Winery & Tasting Lounge (in Escondido) and Temecula (Wine Tours & Tastings & Old Town Temecula). There's lots more to do: go deep underground at Eagle and High Peak Mine, make a trip to World's Largest Paper Cup, walk around Mount Rubidoux Park, and admire the majestic nature at California Citrus State Historic Park.

To see more things to do, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Riverside road trip planning site .

Getting from Los Angeles to Riverside by bus takes about an hour. Other options: drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in December, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Apple Valley.

Things to do in Riverside

Museums Tours Parks

Side Trips

Temecula, Eagle and High Peak Mine, BK Cellars Urban Winery & Tasting Lounge, Pole Position Raceway, Mission San Juan Capistrano
Highlights from your plan
Mission San Juan Capistrano ©
Mission San Juan Capistrano
Wine Tours & Tastings
Redlands Bowl ©
Redlands Bowl

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Apple Valley

Apple Valley ©
The Town of Apple Valley is located in the Victor Valley of San Bernardino County, in the U.S. On the 25th (Wed), tee off at Ashwood Golf Course.

To find photos, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Apple Valley trip itinerary planner .

Getting from Riverside to Apple Valley by car takes about 1.5 hours. In December, Apple Valley is a bit cooler than Riverside - with highs of 16°C and lows of 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Wed) to allow time for travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Apple Valley

Golf Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Ashwood Golf Course ©
Ashwood Golf Course

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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 26th (Thu), explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, then take in panoramic vistas at High Roller, then admire the natural beauty at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, and finally ponder the design of Fountains of Bellagio. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 27th (Fri): don't miss a visit to The Strip.

For where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Las Vegas online travel planner .

You can drive from Apple Valley to Las Vegas in 3 hours. Traveling from Apple Valley in December, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Las Vegas, with lows of 4°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) so you can go by car to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

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

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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.
Grand Canyon National Park is known for nature, trails, historic sites, scenic drive, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, get great views at Hopi Point, get curious at Yavapai Geology Museum, and hike along Rim Trail.

To see maps, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Grand Canyon National Park trip itinerary 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. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park. Traveling from Las Vegas in December, you will find days in Grand Canyon National Park are little chillier (8°C), and nights are cooler (-11°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Tue) early enough to travel to Zion National Park.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Yavapai Geology Museum ©
Yavapai Geology Museum
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail

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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.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Tue): cruise along Zion Canyon Scenic Drive and then hike along The Narrows.

To find maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Zion National Park journey planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Grand Canyon National Park to Zion National Park. In December, plan for daily highs up to 11°C, and evening lows to -7°C. On the 1st (Wed), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Zion National Park

Outdoors Nature Trails
Highlights from your plan
The Narrows ©
The Narrows
Zion Canyon Scenic Drive ©
Zion Canyon Scenic Drive

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