16 days in United States Itinerary

16 days in United States Itinerary

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San Francisco
— 4 nights
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Grand Canyon National Park
— 3 nights
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Los Angeles
— 2 nights
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Malibu
— 2 nights
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Horseshoe Bay
— 1 day

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Head to Ferry Building Marketplace and Union Squarefor plenty of shopping. Take a break from the city and head to Alcatraz Island and Strawberry Hill. There's much more to do: snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, make a trip to Book Passage, enjoy the sand and surf at China Beach, and take some stellar pictures from Twin Peaks.

For ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the San Francisco day trip planner.

Dusseldorf, Germany to San Francisco is an approximately 15.5-hour combination of train and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Dusseldorf to San Francisco is minus 9 hours. Traveling from Dusseldorf in September, things will get somewhat warmer in San Francisco: highs are around 28°C and lows about 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

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

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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.
Take a break from the city and head to Grand Canyon South Rim and North Kaibab Trail. There's much more to do: stroll through Rim Trail, take some stellar pictures from Powell Point, add some entertainment to your itinerary with Hopi House, and trek along Bright Angel Trail.

To see where to stay, photos, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Grand Canyon National Park trip planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from San Francisco to Grand Canyon National Park takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of subway, bus, and shuttle. The time zone difference when traveling from San Francisco to Grand Canyon National Park is 1 hour. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from San Francisco in September since evenings lows in Grand Canyon National Park dip to 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail

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Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©

City of Angels

Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Escape the urban bustle at Venice Beach and Boardwalk and Playa Del Rey Beach. El Pueblo de Los Angeles and Griffith Observatory are good opportunities to explore the local culture. There's much more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Will Rogers State Beach, identify plant and animal life at Kenneth Hahn State Recreation Area, appreciate the extensive heritage of Hollywood Walk of Fame, and look for gifts at Amoeba Music.

To find maps, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Los Angeles day trip planning site.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Grand Canyon National Park to Los Angeles takes 9 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Los Angeles is minus 1 hour. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in September: highs in Los Angeles hover around 34°C, while lows dip to 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Malibu.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Venice Beach and Boardwalk ©
Venice Beach and Boardwalk
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Griffith Observatory ©
Griffith Observatory

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Malibu

Malibu ©
Malibu is a beach city in Los Angeles County, California, situated 30mi west of Downtown Los Angeles. Start off your visit on the 25th (Wed): kick back and relax at Carbon Beach, explore the world behind art at Frederick Weisman Museum of Art, then kick back and relax at Zuma Beach, and finally kick back and relax at Nicholas Canyon Beach. On your second day here, examine the collection at The Getty Villa, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Surfrider Beach, and then stroll through Westward Beach.

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Traveling by car from Los Angeles to Malibu takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of tram and bus. When traveling from Los Angeles in September, plan for slightly colder days in Malibu, with highs around 30°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Horseshoe Bay.

Things to do in Malibu

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Zuma Beach ©
Zuma Beach
The Getty Villa ©
The Getty Villa
Surfrider Beach ©
Surfrider Beach

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Horseshoe Bay

Horseshoe Bay ©
Horseshoe Bay is a city in Llano and Burnet counties in the U.S. On the 27th (Fri), play a few rounds at Apple Rock Golf Course.

Start your trip to Horseshoe Bay by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

Explore your travel options from Malibu to Horseshoe Bay with the Route module. The time zone difference when traveling from Malibu to Horseshoe Bay is 1 hour. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Malibu in September: highs in Horseshoe Bay hover around 38°C, while lows dip to 23°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Horseshoe Bay

Outdoors · Golf
Highlights from your plan
Apple Rock Golf Course ©
Apple Rock Golf Course

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