16 days in United States Itinerary

16 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Las Vegas
— 4 nights
2
Death Valley National Park
— 2 nights
3
Yosemite National Park
— 3 nights
4
Napa
— 2 nights
5
San Francisco
— 3 nights

4
nights
Las Vegas

Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Food Tours and Don Laughlin's Classic Car Collection. Go for a jaunt from Las Vegas to Boulder City to see Tom Devlin's Monster Museum about 42 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: take in breathtaking views at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, get your game on at Dig This, browse the different shops at The Forum Shops at Caesars, and don't miss a visit to Fountains of Bellagio.

For where to stay, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Las Vegas day trip tool.

London, UK to Las Vegas is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 8 hours traveling from London to Las Vegas. Traveling from London in October, expect nights in Las Vegas to be a bit warmer, around °C, while days are warmer, around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) so you can go by car to Death Valley National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Tours Outdoors Adventure

Side Trips

Don Laughlin's Classic Car Collection, Tom Devlin's Monster Museum
Highlights from your plan
Food Tours
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area ©
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio

2
nights
Death Valley National Park

Death Valley National Park ©
Extreme heat and dryness create extreme landscapes in Death Valley National Park.
On the 8th (Thu), don't miss a visit to Mesquite Flat Sand Dunes, thentake some stellar pictures from Dante's View, and then explore the striking landscape at Zabriskie Point.

Plan a Death Valley National Park trip in moments using our itinerary builder.

Drive from Las Vegas to Death Valley National Park in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or take a bus. Traveling from Las Vegas in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Death Valley National Park, with lows of °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) early enough to catch the bus to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Death Valley National Park

Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Zabriskie Point ©
Zabriskie Point
Dante's View ©
Dante's View
Mesquite Flat Sand Dunes ©
Mesquite Flat Sand Dunes

3
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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Glacier Point and Yosemite, Tunnel View. There's much more to do: take in the dramatic natural features at El Capitan, trek along Four Mile Trail, get all the information you need at Yosemite Conservation Heritage Center, and stroll through Panorama Trail.

To see other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Yosemite National Park travel planner.

You can take a bus from Death Valley National Park to Yosemite National Park in 6 hours. Traveling from Death Valley National Park in October, you will find days in Yosemite National Park are slightly colder (°C), and nights are cooler (°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) so you can travel to Napa.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
El Capitan ©
El Capitan
Yosemite, Tunnel View ©
Yosemite, Tunnel View

2
nights
Napa

Located just 80 km (50 mi) north of San Francisco, Napa sits at the southern end of the scenic Napa Valley, one of the world's major wine regions.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Mon): savor the flavors at Food & Drink. Here are some ideas for day two: do a tasting at Vincent Arroyo Winery, thenlook for all kinds of wild species at Safari West, and then do a tasting at V. Sattui Winery.

To see photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Napa trip planning tool.

You can do a combination of bus and train from Yosemite National Park to Napa in 13.5 hours. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Yosemite National Park in October, with highs in Napa at °C and lows at °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) early enough to go by car to San Francisco.

Things to do in Napa

Wineries Tours Parks

Side Trips

V. Sattui Winery, Safari West, Vincent Arroyo Winery
Highlights from your plan
Wine Tours & Tastings
Safari West ©
Safari West
V. Sattui Winery ©
V. Sattui Winery

3
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Step off the beaten path and head to Wine Tours & Tastings and Golden Gate Park. Change things up with a short trip to Muir Woods National Monument in Mill Valley (about 48 minutes away). And it doesn't end there: snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, admire the natural beauty at Japanese Tea Garden, take in the pleasant sights at Lombard Street, and engage your brain at Exploratorium.

For more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read our San Francisco online attractions planner.

You can drive from Napa to San Francisco in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus and subway. Traveling from Napa in October, plan for somewhat warmer nights in San Francisco, with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Wineries Tours

Side Trip

Muir Woods National Monument
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Wine Tours & Tastings

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