15 days in United States Itinerary

15 days in United States Itinerary

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15 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Melbourne
Fly:  17​h 45​min
1
Los Angeles
— 1 night
Fly + Drive:  12​h 45​min
2
Mexico
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  9​h 30​min
3
San Diego
— 3 nights
Fly + bus:  7​h 45​min
4
Grand Canyon National Park
— 4 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
5
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Fly:  20​h 45​min
End: Melbourne

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Wed): examine the collection at The Getty Center, explore the engaging exhibits at Travel Town, and then see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory.

For ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles trip itinerary builder site .

Melbourne, Australia to Los Angeles is an approximately 18-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight, bus, and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Melbourne to Los Angeles is minus 18 hours. Traveling from Melbourne in April, expect Los Angeles to be a bit warmer, temps between 28°C and 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) so you can travel to Mexico.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums Childrens Museums
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The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Griffith Observatory ©
Griffith Observatory
Travel Town ©
Travel Town

1
night
Mexico

Mexico ©
Mexico, formerly known as New Mexico, is a city in Audrain County, Missouri. Kick off your visit on the 6th (Fri): see the interesting displays at Safe Haven Museum and then experience rural life at Behling Orchards.

To find reviews, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Mexico vacation tool .

Explore your travel options from Los Angeles to Mexico with the Route module. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time is 3 hours. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Los Angeles in April, with highs in Mexico at 15°C and lows at 2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) early enough to travel to San Diego.

Things to do in Mexico

Museums

Side Trip

Safe Haven Museum
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Behling Orchards ©
Behling Orchards
Safe Haven Museum ©
Safe Haven Museum

3
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sat): stroll through Children's Pool. On your second day here, examine the collection at USS Midway Museum and then enjoy the sand and surf at La Jolla Cove.

For where to stay, ratings, maps, and tourist information, use the San Diego attractions planning app .

Explore your travel options from Mexico to San Diego with the Route module. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from Mexico to San Diego. When traveling from Mexico in April, plan for somewhat warmer days in San Diego, with highs around 24°C, while nights are much warmer with lows around 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) so you can travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

South Carlsbad State Beach
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South Carlsbad State Beach ©
South Carlsbad State Beach
La Jolla Shores Park ©
La Jolla Shores Park
La Jolla Cove ©
La Jolla Cove

4
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.
Get in touch with nature at Rim Trail and Kolb Studio. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to South Kaibab Trail and Bright Angel Trail. There's still lots to do: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, get a taste of the local shopping with Lookout Studio, and get great views at Yaki Point.

To see where to stay, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, use the Grand Canyon National Park trip itinerary builder site .

You can do a combination of flight and bus from San Diego to Grand Canyon National Park in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. When traveling from San Diego in April, plan for slightly colder days in Grand Canyon National Park, with highs around 19°C, while nights are cooler with lows around -3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Trails Outdoors
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South Kaibab Trail ©
South Kaibab Trail
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail

2
nights
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.
Explore hidden gems such as The Neon Museum and Pinball Hall of Fame. Museum-lovers will get to explore Titanic and The Mob Museum. And it doesn't end there: immerse yourself in nature at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, add some entertainment to your itinerary with Bellagio Fountains, shop like a local with The Strip, and examine the collection at Madame Tussauds - Las Vegas.

To find where to stay, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Las Vegas trip planner .

You can do a combination of flight and car from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Grand Canyon National Park, expect a bit warmer days and much warmer nights in Las Vegas, ranging from highs of 31°C to lows of 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Museums Parks Shopping
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The Strip ©
The Strip
The Neon Museum ©
The Neon Museum

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