14 days in United States Itinerary

14 days in United States Itinerary

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14 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Lisbon
Fly:  17​h 45​min
1
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h
2
Yosemite National Park
— 2 nights
bus + Fly:  8​h 45​min
3
Las Vegas
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 30​min
4
Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  7​h 30​min
5
Los Angeles
— 4 nights
Fly:  18​h 30​min
End: Lisbon

3
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Kids will enjoy Exploratorium and China Beach. Let the collections at SS Jeremiah O'Brien and Musee Mecanique capture your imagination. Next up on the itinerary: head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, and take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf.

To find ratings, maps, and other tourist information, use the San Francisco trip itinerary builder site .

Lisbon, Portugal to San Francisco is an approximately 18-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and subway; or do a combination of flight and shuttle. The time zone difference when traveling from Lisbon to San Francisco is minus 8 hours. Traveling from Lisbon in August, you will find days in San Francisco are little chillier (26°C), and nights are about the same (17°C). You'll have a few hours on the 30th (Thu) to wrap things up before traveling to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium

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.
On the 30th (Thu), don't miss a visit to Tuolumne Grove of Giant Sequoias.

To see where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read Yosemite National Park trip planner .

You can drive from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park in 4 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of subway, flight, bus, and taxi. When traveling from San Francisco in August, plan for a bit warmer days and slightly colder nights in Yosemite National Park: temperatures range from 32°C by day to 7°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Sat) early enough to go by car to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Trails Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Panorama Trail ©
Panorama Trail
Yosemite Museum Gallery ©
Yosemite Museum Gallery

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 1st (Sat), see the interesting displays at The Mob Museum.

To find photos, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Las Vegas holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Yosemite National Park to Las Vegas takes 9 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, bus, and flight; or do a combination of taxi, bus, and flight. When traveling from Yosemite National Park in September, plan for somewhat warmer days and much hotter nights in Las Vegas: temperatures range from 39°C by day to 25°C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 2nd (Sun) before leaving for Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Museums
Highlights from your plan
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum
Madame Tussauds -  Las Vegas ©
Madame Tussauds - Las Vegas

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.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Sun): take some stellar pictures from Mather Point. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon): get great views at Yaki Point, hike along South Kaibab Trail, and then take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim.

To find photos, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Grand Canyon National Park trip itinerary website .

Traveling by combination of car and flight from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Las Vegas in September, you will find days in Grand Canyon National Park are a bit cooler (28°C), and nights are cooler (7°C). On the 4th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Nature Trails
Highlights from your plan
South Kaibab Trail ©
South Kaibab Trail
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Kolb Studio ©
Kolb Studio

4
nights
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.
The Getty Center and Travel Town are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Escape the urban bustle at Venice Beach and Boardwalk and Kenneth Hahn State Recreation Area. Go for a jaunt from Los Angeles to Anaheim to see Disneyland Park about 30 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: kick back and relax at Santa Monica Beach, appreciate the extensive heritage of Venice Canals Walkway, don't miss a visit to Santa Monica Pier, and see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory.

For ratings, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Los Angeles tour itinerary planning site .

Drive from Grand Canyon National Park to Los Angeles in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, taxi, and flight; or do a combination of bus, flight, and train. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. When traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in September, plan for somewhat warmer days in Los Angeles, with highs around 34°C, while nights are warmer with lows around 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Parks Museums

Side Trips

Santa Monica, Disneyland Park
Highlights from your plan
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Griffith Observatory ©
Griffith Observatory

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