15 days in United States Itinerary

15 days in United States Itinerary

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Start: Madrid
Fly + Drive:  14 h 30 min
1
New Orleans
— 2 nights
Fly:  6 h 30 min
2
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Fly + Bus:  4 h
3
Yosemite National Park
— 3 nights
+3
Bus + Fly + Taxi + Bus:  12 h 45 min
4
Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
5
Page
— 1 night
Fly:  8 h 45 min
6
Miami
— 3 nights
Fly:  11 h 30 min
End: Madrid

2
nights
New Orleans

New Orleans ©
Known for its Creole cuisine, rich musical tradition, and nearby swamps and plantations, New Orleans is one of the nation's oldest cities.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Thu): brush up on your military savvy at The National WWII Museum, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Louis Cathedral, then stop by Faulkner House Books, and finally make a trip to French Quarter. On your second day here, get to know the fascinating history of Our Sacred Stories, get to know the fascinating history of Jackson Square, then examine the collection at Audubon Butterfly Garden and Insectarium, and finally stop by Garden District.

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Madrid, Spain to New Orleans is an approximately 14.5- hour combination of flight and car. You can also fly; or do a combination of flight, bus, and taxi. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time to Central Standard Time is minus 7 hours. When traveling from Madrid in August, plan for a bit cooler days and a bit warmer nights in New Orleans: temperatures range from 32°C by day to 32°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Our Sacred Stories ©
Our Sacred Stories
The National WWII Museum ©
The National WWII Museum
Garden District ©
Garden District

3
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Visit Marshall’s Beach and Ocean Beach for some beach relaxation. Get some cultural insight at Alcatraz Island and Fort Point. The adventure continues: contemplate the long history of Golden Gate Bridge, take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, immerse yourself in nature at Thornton Beach State Park, and stroll through Baker Beach.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, read our San Francisco holiday builder.

You can fly from New Orleans to San Francisco in 6.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and subway; or drive. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from New Orleans to San Francisco due to the time zone difference. While traveling from New Orleans, expect a bit cooler days and colder nights in San Francisco, ranging from highs of 26°C to lows of 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) so you can travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Thornton Beach State Park
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
SS Jeremiah O'Brien ©
SS Jeremiah O'Brien

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.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Tue): explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point, then explore the striking landscape at Sentinel Dome, then admire the sheer force of Vernal Fall, and finally take some stellar pictures from Yosemite, Tunnel View. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Wed): stroll through Tuolumne Meadows, make a trip to Olmsted Point, and then take a memorable drive along Tioga Pass.

To find photos, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read Yosemite National Park day trip planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of subway, flight, and bus; or do a combination of subway and bus. Traveling from San Francisco in August, expect nights in Yosemite National Park to be slightly colder, around 7°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 32°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) early enough to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Tioga Pass ©
Tioga Pass
Tuolumne Meadows ©
Tuolumne Meadows

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.
On the 21st (Fri), take in breathtaking views at Yavapai Point, take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, then take some stellar pictures from Hopi Point, and finally hike along South Kaibab Trail. On the 22nd (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: delve into the distant past at Tusayan Museum, then take some stellar pictures from Lipan Point, and then take in breathtaking views at Moran Point.

For photos, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Grand Canyon National Park online journey planner.

Do a combination of bus and flight from Yosemite National Park to Grand Canyon National Park in 13.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Yosemite National Park to Grand Canyon National Park. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in August, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Grand Canyon National Park, with lows around 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) so you can go by car to Page.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Nature Trails
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Tusayan Museum ©
Tusayan Museum
Lipan Point ©
Lipan Point

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Sun): enjoy some diversion at Gunfighter Canyon.

To see photos, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Page online visit planner.

Traveling by car from Grand Canyon National Park to Page takes 2.5 hours. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in August: high temperatures in Page hover around 39°C and lows are around 24°C. You will have some time to spend on the 23rd (Sun) before leaving for Miami.

Things to do in Page

Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
Gunfighter Canyon ©
Gunfighter Canyon

3
nights
Miami

Miami ©
Florida’s mecca of fun in the sun, the lively tropical metropolis of Miami is one of the world’s top vacation spots.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Mon): see the interesting displays at Vizcaya Museum and Gardens, then examine the collection at Lock & Load Museum, then kick back and relax at South Beach, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Art Deco Historic District. Keep things going the next day: kick back and relax at Hollywood Beach and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Fort Lauderdale Beach.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, go to the Miami online journey planner.

Traveling by flight from Page to Miami takes 9 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time is 2 hours. Traveling from Page in August, Miami is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Miami

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Miami Beach, Fort Lauderdale Beach, Hollywood Beach
Highlights from your plan
Vizcaya Museum and Gardens ©
Vizcaya Museum and Gardens
Art Deco Historic District ©
Art Deco Historic District
South Beach ©
South Beach

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