14 days in United States Itinerary

14 days in United States Itinerary

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14 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly:  19​h 15​min
1
Big Sur
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
2
San Francisco
— 1 day
Drive:  4​h
3
Yosemite National Park
— 2 nights
bus + Drive:  8​h
4
Death Valley National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
5
Las Vegas
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h
6
Page
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
7
Monument Valley
— 1 day
Drive:  4​h 45​min
8
Sedona
— 1 night
shuttle + Fly:  22​h 30​min
End: Sydney

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night
Big Sur

Big Sur ©
A sparsely populated area with stunning views, Big Sur attracts artists and tourists traveling California’s scenic Highway 1.
On the 13th (Sat), enjoy the sand and surf at Pfeiffer State Beach, admire the majestic nature at Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park, and then admire the majestic nature at Limekiln State Park.

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Sydney, Australia to Big Sur is an approximately 19.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle. You'll gain 18 hours traveling from Sydney to Big Sur due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Sydney in April, expect Big Sur to be a bit cooler, temps between 20°C and 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) so you can drive to San Francisco.

Things to do in Big Sur

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park ©
Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park
Pfeiffer State Beach ©
Pfeiffer State Beach
Limekiln State Park ©
Limekiln State Park

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Sun): contemplate the long history of Alcatraz Island, then see what you can catch with a fishing tour, then snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, and finally identify plant and animal life at Strawberry Hill.

To see other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read San Francisco online travel planner .

Traveling by car from Big Sur to San Francisco takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and flight; or do a combination of taxi and train. In April, daily temperatures in San Francisco can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Wildlife Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fishing Charters & Tours
Strawberry Hill ©
Strawberry Hill

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 15th (Mon), take some stellar pictures from Tunnel View, then trek along Yosemite Valley Loop Trail, then contemplate the waterfront views at Cathedral Beach Picnic Area, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier Point. On the 16th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the striking landscape at El Capitan, then trek along Panorama Trail, then take in the dramatic scenery at Vernal Fall, and finally admire the sheer force of Yosemite Falls.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Yosemite National Park sightseeing planner .

Getting from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and car; or do a combination of flight and bus. When traveling from San Francisco in April, plan for slightly colder days in Yosemite National Park, with highs around 17°C, while nights are cooler with lows around -2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Wed) to allow time for the car ride to Death Valley National Park.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature
Highlights from your plan
Tunnel View ©
Tunnel View
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
El Capitan ©
El Capitan

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Death Valley National Park

Death Valley National Park ©
Extreme heat and dryness create extreme landscapes in Death Valley National Park.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Thu): explore the striking landscape at Zabriskie Point, then take in breathtaking views at Twenty Mule Team Canyon, and then take in breathtaking views at Mosaic Canyon.

To see more things to do, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Death Valley National Park trip itinerary builder site .

You can drive from Yosemite National Park to Death Valley National Park in 8 hours. Another option is to do a combination of car and bus. While traveling from Yosemite National Park, expect somewhat warmer days and warmer nights in Death Valley National Park, ranging from highs of 29°C to lows of 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) so you can drive to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Death Valley National Park

Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Zabriskie Point ©
Zabriskie Point
Twenty Mule Team Canyon ©
Twenty Mule Team Canyon

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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.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Fri): explore the fascinating landscape at Escape Adventures and Las Vegas Cyclery.

To see photos, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read Las Vegas holiday planner.

Drive from Death Valley National Park to Las Vegas in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Death Valley National Park in April, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 16°C in Las Vegas. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Page.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Outdoors Wildlife Parks

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Page

Page ©
Originally little more than a simple camp constructed to house workers who built a nearby dam on the Colorado River, Page is now a popular stop for travelers preparing a trip to Arizona's canyon country.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Sat): explore the striking landscape of Glen Canyon National Recreation Area.

To see ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Page road trip planning site .

You can drive from Las Vegas to Page in 5 hours. Other options are to fly; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is 1 hour. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Las Vegas in April: high temperatures in Page hover around 26°C and lows are around 10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Monument Valley.

Things to do in Page

Wildlife Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Glen Canyon National Recreation Area ©

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Monument Valley

Monument Valley ©
Monument Valley is a region of the Colorado Plateau characterized by a cluster of vast sandstone buttes, the largest reaching 1000ft above the valley floor. Start off your visit on the 21st (Sun): trot along with a tour on horseback, explore the striking landscape at Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park, and then hit the best photo ops around with an inspiring photography tour.

To see reviews, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read our Monument Valley trip planner .

Drive from Page to Monument Valley in 2.5 hours. In April, Monument Valley is a bit cooler than Page - with highs of 22°C and lows of 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) to allow time to drive to Sedona.

Things to do in Monument Valley

Tours Outdoors Parks
Highlights from your plan
Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park ©
Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park
Horseback Riding Tours
Photography Tours

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night
Sedona

Sedona ©
Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): explore and take pictures at Montezuma Well. Here are some ideas for day two: trek along Fay Canyon Trail, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Doe Mountain Trail, then trek along Bear Mountain Trail, and finally get a bird's-eye view with Air Tours.

For reviews, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Sedona trip builder tool .

You can drive from Monument Valley to Sedona in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, flight, and shuttle. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Monument Valley in April since evenings lows in Sedona dip to 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Sedona

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Montezuma Well
Highlights from your plan
Doe Mountain Trail ©
Doe Mountain Trail
Montezuma Well ©
Montezuma Well
Bear Mountain Trail ©
Bear Mountain Trail

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