15 days in United States Itinerary

15 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Phoenix
— 2 nights
2
Sedona
— 3 nights
3
Flagstaff
— 3 nights
4
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
5
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
6
Santa Monica
— 1 day
7
Los Angeles
— 1 night

2
nights
Phoenix

Phoenix ©
Phoenix is the capital and most populous city of the U.S. Take a break from the city and head to KOLI Equestrian Center and Tom's Thumb Trailhead. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like St. Mary's Basilica and Franciscan Renewal Center. And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at Buddy Stubbs Harley-Davidson, look for all kinds of wild species at Lookout Mountain Preserve, admire the natural beauty at Desert Botanical Garden, and stroll through Echo Canyon Trail and Recreation Area.

To find ratings, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, use the Phoenix trip itinerary planner.

Nashville to Phoenix is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Nashville to Phoenix. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Nashville in June: high temperatures in Phoenix hover around 107°F and lows are around 81°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) so you can go by car to Sedona.

Things to do in Phoenix

Parks · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trips

Arizona Museum of Natural History, Tom's Thumb Trailhead, Franciscan Renewal Center, KOLI Equestrian Center
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KOLI Equestrian Center ©
KOLI Equestrian Center
Lookout Mountain Preserve ©
Lookout Mountain Preserve
Arizona Museum of Natural History ©
Arizona Museum of Natural History

3
nights
Sedona

Sedona ©
Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
On the 8th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: steep yourself in history at Clarkdale National Historic District & Townsite, examine the collection at Arizona Copper Art Museum, then take in the exciting artwork at Jerome Artists Cooperative Gallery, then immerse yourself in nature at Douglas Mansion, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Amitabha Stupa & Peace Park.

For traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, read Sedona online itinerary planner.

Getting from Phoenix to Sedona by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a shuttle; or fly. Traveling from Phoenix in June, expect Sedona to be slightly colder, temps between 94°F and 68°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can go by car to Flagstaff.

Things to do in Sedona

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Jerome, Clarkdale, Fort Verde State Historic Park
Highlights from your plan
Amitabha Stupa & Peace Park ©
Amitabha Stupa & Peace Park
Arizona Copper Art Museum ©
Arizona Copper Art Museum
Fort Verde State Historic Park ©
Fort Verde State Historic Park

3
nights
Flagstaff

Flagstaff ©
Sitting at an elevation of 2,135 m (7,000 ft) and just a short trip from the Grand Canyon and other natural wonders, the city of Flagstaff attracts outdoor enthusiasts from around the world.
Appreciate the collections at Museum of Northern Arizona and Northern Arizona University. Step off the beaten path and head to Riordan Mansion State Historic Park and Thorpe Park. There's lots more to do: take in the awesome beauty at Humphrey's Peak, pause for some serene contemplation at Chapel of the Holy dove, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Coconino National Forest, and take an in-depth tour of Pioneer Museum.

For maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Flagstaff online driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Sedona to Flagstaff takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. While traveling from Sedona, expect little chillier days and colder nights in Flagstaff, ranging from highs of 82°F to lows of 45°F. You will have some time to spend on the 13th (Sun) before leaving for Las Vegas.

Things to do in Flagstaff

Parks · Nature · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Riordan Mansion State Historic Park ©
Riordan Mansion State Historic Park
Museum of Northern Arizona ©
Museum of Northern Arizona
Coconino National Forest ©
Coconino National Forest

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.
On the 13th (Sun), see the interesting displays at Pinball Hall of Fame. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 14th (Mon): identify plant and animal life at Lake Mead National Recreation Area and then get a taste of the local shopping with The Strip.

For reviews, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Las Vegas trip itinerary site.

You can drive from Flagstaff to Las Vegas in 4.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a shuttle. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Prepare for much hotter weather when traveling from Flagstaff in June: high temperatures in Las Vegas hover around 103°F and lows are around 77°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Neighborhoods · Shopping · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Lake Mead National Recreation Area
Highlights from your plan
The Strip ©
The Strip
Shelby American Inc ©
Shelby American Inc
Counts Kustoms ©
Counts Kustoms

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Wed): appreciate the extensive heritage of Hollywood Walk of Fame, get a taste of the local shopping with The Grove, see the interesting displays at The Getty Center, then explore the world behind art at Norton Simon Museum, and finally see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory. On the 17th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take a memorable tour with Tours, admire the masterpieces at Los Angeles County Museum of Art, and then explore the world behind art at The Broad.

To find other places to visit, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read Los Angeles travel planning site.

Traveling by flight from Las Vegas to Los Angeles takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect cooler weather when traveling from Las Vegas in June: highs in Los Angeles hover around 79°F, while lows dip to 62°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Santa Monica.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

Norton Simon Museum, Dolphin & Whale Watching
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Norton Simon Museum ©
Norton Simon Museum
The Broad ©
The Broad

1
day
Santa Monica

Santa Monica ©
A famed resort town since the early 20th century, Santa Monica sits on the picturesque Santa Monica Bay, bordered on three sides by the city of Los Angeles.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Fri): get a taste of the local shopping with Third Street Promenade, kick back and relax at Santa Monica State Beach, then don't miss a visit to Santa Monica Pier, and finally browse the eclectic array of goods at Santa Monica Farmers Market.

For more things to do, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Santa Monica trip planning site.

Santa Monica is very close to Los Angeles. Traveling from Los Angeles in June, you will find days in Santa Monica are little chillier (73°F), and nights are about the same (61°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) early enough to drive to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Santa Monica

Outdoors · Shopping · Nature
Highlights from your plan
Santa Monica State Beach ©
Santa Monica State Beach
Third Street Promenade ©
Third Street Promenade
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier

1
night
Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sat): get a taste of the local shopping with Annenberg Space for Photography.

For reviews, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Los Angeles trip planner.

Los Angeles is just a short distance from Santa Monica. When traveling from Santa Monica in June, plan for somewhat warmer days in Los Angeles, with highs around 79°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 62°F. You will have some time to spend on the 19th (Sat) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Shopping · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Annenberg Space for Photography ©
Annenberg Space for Photography

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