16 days in Anaheim, Grand Canyon National Park & Los Angeles Itinerary

16 days in Anaheim, Grand Canyon National Park & Los Angeles Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States holiday planner

This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

16 days in Anaheim, Grand Canyon National Park & Los Angeles Itinerary

Start: Sydney
+2
Fly + foot + bus:  18​h 15​min
1
Anaheim
— 3 nights
Drive:  7​h 30​min
2
Grand Canyon National Park
— 5 nights
Drive:  7​h 30​min
3
Los Angeles
— 4 nights
Fly:  18​h
End: Sydney

3
nights
Anaheim

Anaheim ©
Anaheim's major attractions are its world-famous Disney entertainment complex, sports teams, and convention center.
Bring the kids along to Disneyland Park and Disney California Adventure Park. There's still lots to do: laugh and play at Downtown Disney, get your game on at Flightdeck Flight Simulation Center, catch some excitement at Enchanted Tiki Room, and delve into the lush surroundings at Oak Canyon Nature Center.

For photos, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Anaheim online tour planner .

Sydney, Australia to Anaheim is an approximately 18.5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone changes from Australian Eastern Standard Time (New South Wales) (AEST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -18 hour difference. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Sydney in December; daily highs in Anaheim reach 25°C and lows reach 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Mon) early enough to drive to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Anaheim

Theme Parks Fun & Games Parks
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Disney California Adventure Park ©
Disney California Adventure Park
Downtown Disney ©
Downtown Disney

5
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.
On the 2nd (Wed), hike the day away at Bright Angel Trail. Spend the 4th (Fri) exploring nature at Grand Canyon National Park. There's still lots to do: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim, explore and take pictures at Point Imperial Drive, hike along North Kaibab Trail, and tour the pleasant surroundings at South Kaibab Trail.

To find maps, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Grand Canyon National Park trip itinerary maker app .

You can drive from Anaheim to Grand Canyon National Park in 7.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of bus, flight, and shuttle. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is 1 hour. In January, Grand Canyon National Park is much colder than Anaheim - with highs of 7°C and lows of -11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Los Angeles.

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

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.
Family-friendly places like Universal Studios Hollywood and The Getty Center will thrill your kids. And it doesn't end there: look and learn at Griffith Observatory, explore the activities along Santa Monica Bay, get to know the fascinating history of Santa Monica Pier, and engage your brain at California Science Center.

To find more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Los Angeles road trip website .

You can drive from Grand Canyon National Park to Los Angeles in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of shuttle and flight. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Los Angeles due to the time zone difference. Prepare for much warmer weather when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in January: high temperatures in Los Angeles hover around 24°C and lows are around 11°C. You will leave for home on the 11th (Fri).

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Santa Monica
Highlights from your plan
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood
Griffith Observatory ©
Griffith Observatory
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier

Similar Plans

19 days in United States BY A USER FROM PORTUGAL January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 18 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 15 days in United States BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE February, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: February, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 60 days in United States BY A USER FROM SAUDI ARABIA October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 22 days in Los Angeles BY A USER FROM UGANDA December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 19 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: May, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 20 days in San Francisco, Los Angeles & Las Vegas BY A USER FROM HUNGARY November, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 31 days in United States BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 17 days in United States BY A USER FROM INDIA January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 60 days in San Francisco, Los Angeles & Las Vegas BY A USER FROM INDIA December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 22 days in United States BY A USER FROM SPAIN August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans