16 days in California & Las Vegas Itinerary

16 days in California & Las Vegas Itinerary

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16 days in California & Las Vegas Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  14​h 30​min
1
San Francisco
— 4 nights
Drive:  9​h 45​min
2
Las Vegas
— 4 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
3
Anaheim
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h
4
San Diego
— 3 nights
Fly:  14​h
End: London

4
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Exploratorium and Crissy Field. Dedicate the 1st (Mon) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. There's lots more to do: explore and take pictures at Alcatraz Island, take in nature's colorful creations at Japanese Tea Garden, engage your brain at California Academy of Sciences, and examine the collection at Children's Creativity Museum.

To find maps, photos, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our San Francisco trip builder .

London, UK to San Francisco is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. Traveling from London to San Francisco, you'll gain 8 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from London in March; daily highs in San Francisco reach 21°C and lows reach 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) so you can travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in San Francisco

Museums Tours Childrens Museums
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium
Japanese Tea Garden ©
Japanese Tea Garden

4
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.
Take a break from Las Vegas with a short trip to Hoover Dam in Boulder City, about 50 minutes away. The adventure continues: take in breathtaking views at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, appreciate the extensive heritage of The Strip, see the interesting displays at The Mob Museum, and trot along with a tour on horseback.

For photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Las Vegas trip itinerary planning website .

You can fly from San Francisco to Las Vegas in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In April, Las Vegas is a bit warmer than San Francisco - with highs of 31°C and lows of 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) early enough to travel to Anaheim.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Tours Outdoors

Side Trip

Hoover Dam
Highlights from your plan
Bellagio Fountains ©
Bellagio Fountains
Adrenaline & Extreme Tours

3
nights
Anaheim

Anaheim ©
Anaheim's major attractions are its world-famous Disney entertainment complex, sports teams, and convention center.
Attractions like Disneyland Park and Disney California Adventure Park make great kid-friendly stops. There's much more to do: make an unforgettable trip to Downtown Disney, get your game on at Flightdeck Flight Simulation Center, and test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

To find maps, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Anaheim route planner.

Fly from Las Vegas to Anaheim in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and bus. In April in Anaheim, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) to allow time to drive to San Diego.

Things to do in Anaheim

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

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.
Family-friendly places like San Diego Zoo and Balboa Park will thrill your kids. There's lots more to do: find something for the whole family at SeaWorld San Diego, take a tour of Maritime Museum of San Diego, enjoy the sand and surf at Children's Pool, and see the interesting displays at Timken Museum of Art.

To find maps, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, go to the San Diego day trip tool .

Traveling by car from Anaheim to San Diego takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. While traveling from Anaheim, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in San Diego, ranging from highs of 25°C to lows of 17°C. On the 13th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Theme Parks
Highlights from your plan
San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
SeaWorld San Diego ©
SeaWorld San Diego
Balboa Park ©
Balboa Park

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