15 days in United States Itinerary

15 days in United States Itinerary

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15 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Brisbane
Fly:  18​h 15​min
1
San Francisco
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
2
Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park
— 1 night
Fly + bus:  8​h 45​min
3
Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
Fly + Drive:  4​h 30​min
4
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h
5
Los Angeles
— 4 nights
Fly:  16​h
End: Brisbane

2
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Take a break from the city and head to Alcatraz Island and Marin Headlands. There's lots more to do: take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Twin Peaks, don't miss a visit to Golden Gate Park, and take a stroll through Union Square.

For other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, use the San Francisco journey tool .

Brisbane, Australia to San Francisco is an approximately 18.5-hour combination of flight and subway. You can also fly; or do a combination of flight, train, and bus. You'll gain 18 hours traveling from Brisbane to San Francisco due to the time zone difference. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Brisbane in March: high temperatures in San Francisco hover around 21°C and lows are around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Marin Headlands
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Twin Peaks ©
Twin Peaks
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

1
night
Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park

Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park ©
With mountain peaks reaching past 4,250 m (14,000 ft) and trees stretching to over 75 m (250 ft) high, Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks present nature on a grand scale.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Sun): identify plant and animal life at Grant Grove, look for all kinds of wild species at Big Baldy, and then trek along Buena Vista Peak Trail.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park vacation planner.

Getting from San Francisco to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In March, daytime highs in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Sun) early enough to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park

Parks Wildlife Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Grant Grove ©
Grant Grove

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.
Get outdoors at Grand Canyon South Rim and South Kaibab Trail. On the 13th (Wed), hike the day away at Bright Angel Trail. And it doesn't end there: stroll through Rim Trail, take in a show at Hopi House, and take some stellar pictures from Grandview Point.

For maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Grand Canyon National Park trip itinerary planner.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park to Grand Canyon National Park in 9 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight, shuttle, and bus; 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. Traveling from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park in March, you will find days in Grand Canyon National Park are a bit cooler (16°C), and nights are colder (-5°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) so you can travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail

3
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.
Get outdoors at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area and Escape Adventures and Las Vegas Cyclery. There's much more to do: get a taste of the local shopping with The Strip, make a trip to Bellagio Fountains, try to win big at New York New York Casino, and have fun at Paris Las Vegas.

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

You can do a combination of flight and car from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in March, you will find days in Las Vegas are a bit warmer (27°C), and nights are much warmer (13°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) so you can travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Nature Parks Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
The Strip ©
The Strip
Bellagio Hotel and Casino ©
Bellagio Hotel and Casino

4
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.
Take a break from the city and head to Oak Canyon Nature Center and Upper Las Virgenes Canyon Open Space Preserve. Step out of Los Angeles to go to Santa Monica and see Santa Monica Mountains, which is approximately 1h 10 min away. There's still lots to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Kenneth Hahn State Recreation Area, kick back and relax at Venice Beach and Boardwalk, and wander the streets of Little Ethiopia.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Los Angeles trip simple and quick.

You can fly from Las Vegas to Los Angeles in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In March, daytime highs in Los Angeles are 27°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Wed) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Santa Monica Mountains, Oak Canyon Nature Center
Highlights from your plan
Oak Canyon Nature Center ©
Oak Canyon Nature Center
Santa Monica Mountains ©
Santa Monica Mountains
Venice Beach and Boardwalk ©
Venice Beach and Boardwalk

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