14 days in United States Itinerary

14 days in United States Itinerary

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14 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Milan
Fly:  15​h 45​min
1
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
San Diego
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h
3
Scottsdale
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 45​min
4
Grand Canyon National Park
— 1 day
Drive:  3​h 30​min
5
Monument Valley
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h
6
Kanab
— 1 day
Drive:  2​h
7
Bryce Canyon National Park
— Few hours
Drive:  4​h 45​min
8
Las Vegas
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
9
Death Valley National Park
— Few hours
Drive:  3​h 15​min
10
Mammoth Lakes
— 1 night
bus:  1​h 30​min
11
Yosemite National Park
— Few hours
Drive:  2​h 15​min
12
Modesto
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
13
Carmel
— Few hours
Drive:  15​min
14
Monterey
— Few hours
Drive:  2​h 15​min
15
San Francisco
— 2 nights
Fly:  16​h 30​min
End: Milan

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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.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Wed): browse the different shops at The Americana at Brand. Here are some ideas for day two: enjoy the sand and surf at Seal Beach and then take in the dramatic natural features at Vasquez Rocks Natural Area.

To see where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Los Angeles online trip itinerary maker .

Milan, Italy to Los Angeles is an approximately 16-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of flight and train. Traveling from Milan to Los Angeles, you'll gain 9 hours due to the time zone difference. In July in Los Angeles, expect temperatures between 33°C during the day and 22°C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 2nd (Fri) before leaving for San Diego.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Parks Shopping Outdoors

Side Trips

Vasquez Rocks Natural Area, The Americana at Brand, Vroman's Bookstore, Seal Beach
Highlights from your plan
Seal Beach ©
Seal Beach
The Americana at Brand ©
The Americana at Brand
Vroman's Bookstore ©
Vroman's Bookstore

1
night
San Diego

San Diego ©
Divided into neighborhoods with distinct characters and cultural heritages, San Diego sits just north of the Mexican border and offers visitors a blend of tourist attractions, including a lively nightlife, diverse cuisine, and a thriving musical scene.
On the 2nd (Fri), get some thrills out on the water with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure.

For ratings, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the San Diego trip builder tool .

Traveling by car from Los Angeles to San Diego takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. When traveling from Los Angeles in August, plan for little chillier days in San Diego, with highs around 30°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 23°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) early enough to travel to Scottsdale.

Things to do in San Diego

Outdoors Parks Adventure

Side Trip

Moonlight State Beach
Highlights from your plan
Moonlight State Beach ©
Moonlight State Beach
Waterskiing & Jetskiing
The Unconditional Surrender ©
The Unconditional Surrender

1
night
Scottsdale

Scottsdale
Scottsdale is a city in the eastern part of Maricopa County, Arizona, adjacent to the Greater Phoenix Area. To find more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Scottsdale journey planner.

You can fly from San Diego to Scottsdale in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. When traveling from San Diego in August, plan for warmer days and a bit warmer nights in Scottsdale: temperatures range from 47°C by day to 33°C at night. On the 4th (Sun), you'll travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Scottsdale

Outdoors Parks Tours

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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.
On the 4th (Sun), hike along Hermit Trail, appreciate the history behind Powell Point, then cruise along East Rim Drive, and finally explore the stunning scenery at Yavapai Point.

For where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Grand Canyon National Park tour builder website .

Getting from Scottsdale to Grand Canyon National Park by car takes about 4 hours. Traveling from Scottsdale in August, expect Grand Canyon National Park to be colder, temps between 31°C and 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) so you can go by car to Monument Valley.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Outdoors Parks Scenic Drive
Highlights from your plan
Hermit Trail ©
Hermit Trail
East Rim Drive ©
East Rim Drive
Yavapai Point ©
Yavapai Point

1
night
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 5th (Mon): tour the pleasant surroundings at Sandstone Tours, hike along Wildcat Trail, and then explore the fascinating landscape at Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park.

For other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Monument Valley online visit planner .

Drive from Grand Canyon National Park to Monument Valley in 3.5 hours. In August, Monument Valley is somewhat warmer than Grand Canyon National Park - with highs of 36°C and lows of 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Kanab.

Things to do in Monument Valley

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trip

Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park
Highlights from your plan
Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park ©
Wildcat Trail ©
Wildcat Trail

1
day
Kanab

Kanab ©
Kanab is a city in and the county seat of Kane County, Utah, United States. Kick off your visit on the 6th (Tue): explore the stunning scenery at Paria River Canyon and then stroll through Kanab trailhead.

To find reviews, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Kanab trip maker .

Getting from Monument Valley to Kanab by car takes about 4 hours. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in August, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) early enough to drive to Bryce Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Kanab

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Paria River Canyon ©
Paria River Canyon

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hours
Bryce Canyon National Park

Bryce Canyon National Park
You can find hoodoos--rock pillars formed by erosion--all around the world, but those of Bryce Canyon National Park remain the standard bearers thanks to their bright red color, tall stature, and arrangement in large amphitheaters.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Fri): take in the dramatic natural features at Thor's Hammer, explore the striking landscape at Wall Street, then hike along Rim Trail, and finally explore the striking landscape at Queen Victoria.

To find ratings, maps, and tourist information, go to the Bryce Canyon National Park trip maker app .

You can drive from Kanab to Bryce Canyon National Park in 2 hours. In August, Bryce Canyon National Park is a bit cooler than Kanab - with highs of 29°C and lows of 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can go by car to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Bryce Canyon National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails

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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 7th (Wed), view the masterpieces at The Gallery at Aria, then look for gifts at Discount Firearms & Ammo, then have fun at A Elvis Chapel, and finally put a fun spin on your tour with Alibi Las Vegas.

To find where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Las Vegas tour itinerary planner.

Drive from Bryce Canyon National Park to Las Vegas in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or do a combination of car, bus, and flight. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Bryce Canyon National Park in August, things will get warmer in Las Vegas: highs are around 45°C and lows about 29°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Death Valley National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Fun & Games Shopping Nightlife
Highlights from your plan
Alibi Las Vegas ©
Alibi Las Vegas
A Elvis Chapel ©
A Elvis Chapel
Discount Firearms & Ammo ©
Discount Firearms & Ammo

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hours
Death Valley National Park

Death Valley National Park ©
Extreme heat and dryness create extreme landscapes in Death Valley National Park.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Thu): take in breathtaking views at Mosaic Canyon and then make a trip to Mesquite Flat Sand Dunes.

Plan my day in Death Valley National Park using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Traveling by car from Las Vegas to Death Valley National Park takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Las Vegas in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Death Valley National Park, with lows of 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Mammoth Lakes.

Things to do in Death Valley National Park

Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Mesquite Flat Sand Dunes ©
Mesquite Flat Sand Dunes

1
night
Mammoth Lakes

Mammoth Lakes
Mammoth Lakes is a town in Mono County, California, the county's only incorporated community. To find reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Mammoth Lakes trip planner .

Drive from Death Valley National Park to Mammoth Lakes in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and bus. When traveling from Death Valley National Park in August, plan for little chillier days and much colder nights in Mammoth Lakes: temperatures range from 32°C by day to 7°C at night. On the 9th (Fri), you're off toYosemite National Park.

Things to do in Mammoth Lakes

Parks Outdoors Nature

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Fri): explore the striking landscape at Cloud's Rest and then stroll through Panorama Trail.

To see traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Yosemite National Park trip planner .

You can take a bus from Mammoth Lakes to Yosemite National Park in 1.5 hours. In August, daytime highs in Yosemite National Park are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) early enough to travel to Modesto.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Panorama Trail ©
Panorama Trail
Cloud's Rest ©
Cloud's Rest

1
night
Modesto

Modesto
Modesto, officially the City of Modesto, is the county seat and largest city of Stanislaus County, California, United States. To find traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read our Modesto trip planner .

Explore your travel options from Yosemite National Park to Modesto with the Route module. While traveling from Yosemite National Park, expect a bit warmer days and warmer nights in Modesto, ranging from highs of 40°C to lows of 20°C. On the 10th (Sat), you're off toCarmel.

Things to do in Modesto

Parks Wineries Outdoors

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Carmel

Carmel ©
Carmel-by-the-Sea, often simply called Carmel, is a city in Monterey County, California, United States, founded in 1902 and incorporated on October 31, 1916. On the 10th (Sat), play a few rounds at Spyglass Hill Golf Course.

For maps, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Carmel online trip planner .

Traveling by car from Modesto to Carmel takes 2.5 hours. When traveling from Modesto in August, plan for colder days and little chillier nights in Carmel: temperatures range from 24°C by day to 16°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Monterey.

Things to do in Carmel

Golf Outdoors

Side Trip

Spyglass Hill Golf Course
Highlights from your plan
Spyglass Hill Golf Course ©
Spyglass Hill Golf Course

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Monterey

Monterey
Monterey is a city in the U.S. To see ratings, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Monterey day trip planner .

Monterey is just a short distance from Carmel. In August in Monterey, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 16°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) early enough to go by car to San Francisco.

Things to do in Monterey

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Lovers Point

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
On the 11th (Sun), admire the majestic nature at Golden Gate National Recreation Area.

To find where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the San Francisco trip maker app .

Getting from Monterey to San Francisco by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: fly; or do a combination of bus and train. In August in San Francisco, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 17°C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 12th (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Battery Spencer, Golden Gate National Recreation Area
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate National Recreation Area ©
Battery Spencer ©
Battery Spencer

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