15 days in United States Itinerary

15 days in United States Itinerary

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15 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Moncton
Fly:  12​h 45​min
1
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
Monterey
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h
3
Los Angeles
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
4
Death Valley National Park
— 2 nights
Drive + bus:  8​h
5
Yosemite National Park
— 1 night
bus + Fly:  9​h
6
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Fly:  17​h
End: Moncton

3
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Bodega Head and Pinnacle Gulch Coastal Access Trail. Get in touch with nature at Big Basin Redwoods State Park and Fitzgerald J V Marine Reserve. You'll find plenty of places to visit near San Francisco: Rutherford (Frog's Leap Winery & Mumm Napa), Francis Ford Coppola Winery (in Geyserville) and Pride Mountain Vineyards (in St. Helena). It doesn't end there: do a tasting at Dry Creek Vineyard.

To see photos, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our San Francisco road trip tool .

Moncton, Canada to San Francisco is an approximately 13-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from Atlantic Standard Time (AST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 4 hours. While traveling from Moncton, expect a bit warmer days and much warmer nights in San Francisco, ranging from highs of 22°C to lows of 12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Monterey.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Bodega Bay, Rutherford, Pride Mountain Vineyards, Fitzgerald J V Marine Reserve, Dry Creek Vineyard
Highlights from your plan
Pride Mountain Vineyards ©
Pride Mountain Vineyards
Francis Ford Coppola Winery ©
Francis Ford Coppola Winery
Mumm Napa ©
Mumm Napa

1
night
Monterey

Monterey ©
Monterey is a city in the U.S. On the 17th (Wed), kick back and relax at Lovers Point, don't miss a visit to Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard, then tee off at Pebble Beach Golf Links, and finally take in the history at San Carlos Borromeo de Carmelo Mission.

To see traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Monterey day trip tool .

Drive from San Francisco to Monterey in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of train and bus. In April in Monterey, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 10°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Monterey

Outdoors Golf Historic Sites

Side Trips

Pacific Grove, Pebble Beach Golf Links, San Carlos Borromeo de Carmelo Mission
Highlights from your plan
Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard ©
Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard
Pebble Beach Golf Links ©
Pebble Beach Golf Links

3
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.
Escape the urban bustle at Running Horse Ranch and Santa Monica Mountains. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to 1,000 Steps Beach and Point Mugu State Park. Get out of town with these interesting Los Angeles side-trips: Salt Creek Beach (in Dana Point), Pacific Marine Mammal Center (in Laguna Beach) and Vasquez Rocks Natural Area (in Agua Dulce). The adventure continues: admire all the interesting features of Greystone Mansion and Park.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles travel itinerary planner .

You can fly from Monterey to Los Angeles in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Monterey in April: high temperatures in Los Angeles hover around 28°C and lows are around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to drive to Death Valley National Park.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Laguna Beach, Greystone Mansion and Park, Santa Monica Mountains, Running Horse Ranch, Vasquez Rocks Natural Area
Highlights from your plan
1,000 Steps Beach ©
1,000 Steps Beach
Running Horse Ranch ©
Running Horse Ranch
Point Mugu State Park ©
Point Mugu State Park

2
nights
Death Valley National Park

Death Valley National Park ©
Extreme heat and dryness create extreme landscapes in Death Valley National Park.
On the 21st (Sun), contemplate the long history of Charcoal Kilns, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Panamint Range, and then explore the stunning scenery at Mosaic Canyon. On the 22nd (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in breathtaking views at Twenty Mule Team Canyon, explore the stunning scenery at Titus Canyon, and then explore the activities along Salt Creek Interpretive Trail.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Death Valley National Park online trip planner .

Traveling by car from Los Angeles to Death Valley National Park takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, bus, and car; or do a combination of flight and bus. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Los Angeles in April since evenings lows in Death Valley National Park dip to 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) early enough to go by car to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Death Valley National Park

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Twenty Mule Team Canyon ©
Twenty Mule Team Canyon
Salt Creek Interpretive Trail ©
Salt Creek Interpretive Trail
Panamint Range ©
Panamint Range

1
night
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 23rd (Tue): trek along Lower Yosemite Fall Trail, then take some stellar pictures from Valley View, then hike along Panorama Trail, and finally explore the striking landscape at Cloud's Rest. Keep things going the next day: look for all kinds of wild species at Cathedral Beach Picnic Area and then hike along Four Mile Trail.

For reviews, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Yosemite National Park online trip maker .

You can drive from Death Valley National Park to Yosemite National Park in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and bus. When traveling from Death Valley National Park in April, plan for little chillier days and colder nights in Yosemite National Park: temperatures range from 17°C by day to -2°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Wed) to allow time for the car ride to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Lower Yosemite Fall Trail ©
Lower Yosemite Fall Trail
Cathedral Beach Picnic Area ©
Cathedral Beach Picnic Area
Panorama Trail ©
Panorama Trail

2
nights
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 25th (Thu), don't miss a visit to Chapel of the Flowers, see the interesting displays at Counts Kustoms, then get your game on at Dig This, then try to win big at Casino at the Venetian, and finally see the interesting displays at Wayne Newton's Casa de Shenandoah. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get some thrills out on the water with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure.

For maps, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Las Vegas online driving holiday planner .

Drive from Yosemite National Park to Las Vegas in 9 hours. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in April, expect Las Vegas to be warmer, temps between 31°C and 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Adventure Tours Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Waterskiing & Jetskiing
Counts Kustoms ©
Counts Kustoms
Wayne Newton's Casa de Shenandoah ©
Wayne Newton's Casa de Shenandoah

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