16 days in United States Itinerary

16 days in United States Itinerary

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16 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Newark
Fly:  6​h 45​min
1
Las Vegas
— 6 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Overton
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  4​h
3
Reno
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 15​min
4
San Francisco
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h
5
Yosemite National Park
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  4​h 15​min
6
Los Angeles
— 3 nights
Fly:  6​h 45​min
End: Newark

6
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 the numerous day-trip ideas around Las Vegas: Boulder City (Winged Figures of the Republic Statues & Hoover Dam). The adventure continues: ponder the design of Fountains of Bellagio, explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, examine the collection at The Mob Museum, and take in nature's colorful creations at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens.

For ratings, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Las Vegas trip itinerary planning website .

Newark to Las Vegas is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or drive. You'll gain 3 hours traveling from Newark to Las Vegas due to the time zone difference. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Newark in August, with highs in Las Vegas at 101°F and lows at 77°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Overton.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Fun & Games Parks Tours

Side Trip

Boulder City
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
The Strip ©
The Strip

1
night
Overton

Overton ©
Overton is an Unincorporated Town located in Clark County, Nevada. Kick off your visit on the 6th (Fri): examine the collection at Lost City Museum, take in the dramatic natural features at Mouse's Tank, then admire the majestic nature at Valley of Fire State Park, and finally don't miss a visit to Atlatl Rock.

To see where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Overton attractions tool .

Traveling by car from Las Vegas to Overton takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and car. In September, plan for daily highs up to 93°F, and evening lows to 71°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) early enough to travel to Reno.

Things to do in Overton

Parks Nature Museums
Highlights from your plan
Valley of Fire State Park ©
Valley of Fire State Park
Lost City Museum ©
Lost City Museum
Mouse's Tank ©
Mouse's Tank

1
night
Reno

Reno ©
A sea of casinos in the high desert of the Sierra Nevadas, Reno capitalizes on gaming and nightlife.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sat): try your luck at Casino at Silver Legacy Resort, snap pictures at New Virginia Street Bridge, then make a trip to Reno Arch, then see the interesting displays at National Automobile Museum, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Truckee River Walk.

For other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Reno journey site .

You can do a combination of car and flight from Overton to Reno in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and bus. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Overton in September, with highs in Reno at 83°F and lows at 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Reno

Casinos Fun & Games Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
National Automobile Museum ©
National Automobile Museum
Reno Arch ©
Reno Arch
New Virginia Street Bridge ©
New Virginia Street Bridge

2
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
On the 8th (Sun), head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, go for a walk through Fisherman's Wharf, and then contemplate the long history of Golden Gate Bridge. On the 9th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stroll around Golden Gate Park, then take in nature's colorful creations at Japanese Tea Garden, then don't miss a visit to Book Passage, and finally buy something for everyone on your list at Ferry Building Marketplace.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read our San Francisco trip itinerary site .

You can fly from Reno to San Francisco in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Reno in September, plan for little chillier days and a bit warmer nights in San Francisco: temperatures range from 76°F by day to 58°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) early enough to drive to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Historic Sites Nature
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

2
nights
Yosemite National Park

Yosemite National Park ©
Massive granite mountains, towering waterfalls, groves of Giant Sequoia trees, and wilderness as far as the eye can see distinguish the landscape of Yosemite National Park.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Tue): don't miss a visit to Olmsted Point, take some stellar pictures from Yosemite, Tunnel View, and then trek along Mariposa Grove of Giant Sequoias. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the dramatic natural features at El Capitan, take in the dramatic scenery at Vernal Fall, make a trip to Yosemite Village, then explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point, and finally don't miss a visit to Washburn Point.

To see where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Yosemite National Park online travel route planner .

Drive from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car; or do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from San Francisco in September, plan for cooler nights in Yosemite National Park, with lows around 38°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Nature Trails
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Mariposa Grove ©
Mariposa Grove
Vernal Fall ©
Vernal Fall

3
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.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Thu): get in on the family fun at Universal Studios Hollywood and then see the interesting displays at The Getty Center. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Fri): stroll through Venice Beach and Boardwalk, then watch a film at California Science Center, then look and learn at Griffith Observatory, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Hollywood Walk of Fame.

To see more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Los Angeles trip builder .

Traveling by combination of car and flight from Yosemite National Park to Los Angeles takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and flight. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Yosemite National Park in September: highs in Los Angeles hover around 85°F, while lows dip to 66°F. On the 14th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums Theme Parks Childrens Museums
Highlights from your plan
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood
Griffith Observatory ©
Griffith Observatory

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