15 days in United States Itinerary

15 days in United States Itinerary

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15 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Ljubljana
Fly:  16​h
1
Los Angeles
— 3 nights
Drive:  7​h 30​min
2
Grand Canyon National Park
— Few hours
Drive:  4​h 30​min
3
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Fly + Bus:  7​h 45​min
4
Yosemite National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h
5
San Francisco
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
6
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
Fly:  16​h
End: Ljubljana

3
nights
Los Angeles

Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Step out of the city life by going to Crystal Cove and Castle Rock Trail 1W03. Get a sense of the local culture at Mission San Juan Capistrano and The Broad. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Los Angeles: Pine Knot Trail (in Big Bear Lake) and Dolphin & Whale Watching (in Newport Beach). And it doesn't end there: see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory, admire the landmark architecture of Bradbury Building, see the interesting displays at The Nethercutt Collection, and see the world from above with a helicopter tour.

To find maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Los Angeles sightseeing planner.

Ljubljana, Slovenia to Los Angeles is an approximately 16-hour flight. You can also do a combination of shuttle and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 9 hours traveling from Ljubljana to Los Angeles. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Ljubljana in September, with highs in Los Angeles at 34°C and lows at 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Outdoors Museums Parks

Side Trips

Big Bear Lake, Mission San Juan Capistrano, Dolphin & Whale Watching, Crystal Cove
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Crystal Cove ©
Crystal Cove
Mission San Juan Capistrano ©
Mission San Juan Capistrano

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hours
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.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Mon): tour the pleasant surroundings at South Kaibab Trail, explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim, examine the collection at Yavapai Geology Museum, then take in breathtaking views at Inner Canyon, and finally take in breathtaking views at Yavapai Point.

To find ratings, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Grand Canyon National Park itinerary maker site .

Getting from Los Angeles to Grand Canyon National Park by car takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of flight and shuttle. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. While traveling from Los Angeles, expect slightly colder days and cooler nights in Grand Canyon National Park, ranging from highs of 28°C to lows of 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Outdoors Parks Trails

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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Waterskiing & Jetskiing and River Rafting & Tubing. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Counts Kustoms and The Strip. There's much more to do: explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, examine the collection at Shelby American Inc, have fun at Graceland Wedding Chapel, and wander the streets of The LINQ Promenade.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Las Vegas day trip planning tool .

You can drive from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or do a combination of bus and flight. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in September, expect nights in Las Vegas to be warmer, around 25°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 39°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Thu) to allow time for travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Outdoors Tours Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Lake Mead National Recreation Area
Highlights from your plan
Waterskiing & Jetskiing
The LINQ Promenade ©
The LINQ Promenade

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.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Fri): explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point, identify plant and animal life at Nature Center at Happy Isles, admire the sheer force of Vernal Fall, hike along Panorama Trail, then trek along May Lake Trailhead, and finally don't miss a visit to Olmsted Point.

To see maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Yosemite National Park road trip planner .

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Las Vegas to Yosemite National Park in 8 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight, taxi, and bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Las Vegas in September, you will find days in Yosemite National Park are a bit cooler (27°C), and nights are colder (3°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) early enough to go by car to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Vernal Fall ©
Vernal Fall
Panorama Trail ©
Panorama Trail

2
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Get outdoors at Alcatraz Island and Muir Woods National Monument. Do some cultural sightseeing at Golden Gate Bridge and Castello di Amorosa. Venture out of the city with trips to Wine Tours & Tastings (in Healdsburg), Balloon Rides (in Napa) and VJB Cellars (in Kenwood). There's much more to do: admire the majestic nature at Marin Headlands, see the interesting displays at Cable Car Museum, and hike along Lands End.

For reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the San Francisco day trip tool .

Getting from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in September, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 17°C in San Francisco. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) so you can travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Nature Tours

Side Trips

Muir Woods National Monument, VJB Cellars, Castello di Amorosa, Balloon Rides, Wine Tours & Tastings
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Marin Headlands ©
Marin Headlands

2
nights
Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©
On the 29th (Tue), stroll the grounds of Hollywood Forever Cemetery, kick back and relax at Venice Beach and Boardwalk, go for a walk through 26-Mile Bike Path, stroll the grounds of Pierce Brothers Westwood Village Memorial Park, then explore the stunning scenery at Runyon Canyon Park, and finally make a trip to The Wizarding World of Harry Potter.

For photos, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Los Angeles sightseeing planner.

You can fly from San Francisco to Los Angeles in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In September, Los Angeles is somewhat warmer than San Francisco - with highs of 34°C and lows of 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Wed) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trip

26-Mile Bike Path
Highlights from your plan
Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita ©
Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita
26-Mile Bike Path ©
26-Mile Bike Path
Venice Beach and Boardwalk ©
Venice Beach and Boardwalk

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