16 days in United States Itinerary

16 days in United States Itinerary

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San Francisco
— 4 nights
2
Yosemite National Park
— 1 night
3
Monterey
— 1 night
4
Santa Barbara
— 2 nights
5
Los Angeles
— 4 nights
6
Las Vegas
— 3 nights

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Alcatraz Island and Golden Gate Bridge will appeal to history buffs. Do your shopping at Ferry Building Marketplace and Union Square. Take a break from San Francisco with a short trip to Fitzgerald J V Marine Reserve in Moss Beach, about 34 minutes away. There's still lots to do: take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, see the interesting displays at Exploratorium, enjoy the sand and surf at Baker Beach, and look for all kinds of wild species at Fort Funston National Park.

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

Great Falls to San Francisco is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Great Falls to San Francisco is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Great Falls in June, expect nights in San Francisco to be somewhat warmer, around 55°F, while days are a bit cooler, around 71°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Wed) early enough to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trip

Fitzgerald J V Marine Reserve
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

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night
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 7th (Thu): don't miss a visit to Olmsted Point and then identify plant and animal life at Nature Center at Happy Isles.

To see where to stay, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Yosemite National Park trip planner.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park in 7.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of subway and bus; or take a bus. When traveling from San Francisco in June, plan for a bit warmer days in Yosemite National Park, with highs around 79°F, while nights are little chillier with lows around 43°F. On the 7th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Monterey.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Nature Center at Happy Isles ©
Nature Center at Happy Isles
Olmsted Point ©
Olmsted Point

1
night
Monterey

Monterey
Monterey is a city in the U.S. For photos, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Monterey trip planner.

You can do a combination of bus and taxi from Yosemite National Park to Monterey in 5.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in June, expect nights in Monterey to be somewhat warmer, around 53°F, while days are a bit cooler, around 68°F. On the 8th (Fri), you'll travel to Santa Barbara.

Things to do in Monterey

Outdoors · Parks · Tours

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Santa Barbara

Santa Barbara ©
Nestled between the Pacific Ocean and the Santa Ynez Mountains, Santa Barbara is a solid vacation destination with its wide beaches, renowned wineries, and some of California's finest shopping and dining options.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Fri): don't miss a visit to Santa Barbara County Courthouse, then make a trip to State Street Underpass, and then stroll through Carpinteria State Beach. On the 9th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: identify plant and animal life at Santa Barbara Orchid Estate, then make a trip to Old Mission Santa Barbara, then admire the masterpieces at Santa Barbara Museum of Art, and finally join in the after-dark buzz at Grassini Family Vineyards.

To see more things to do, reviews, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Santa Barbara journey site.

Getting from Monterey to Santa Barbara by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: fly; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 72°F, and evening lows to 56°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Sun) to allow time for the car ride to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Santa Barbara

Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Carpinteria State Beach, Ventura Pier and Promenade
Highlights from your plan
Santa Barbara Orchid Estate ©
Santa Barbara Orchid Estate
Old Mission Santa Barbara ©
Old Mission Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara Museum of Art ©
Santa Barbara Museum of Art

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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.
Take a break from the city and head to Venice Beach and Boardwalk and Kenneth Hahn State Recreation Area. Visit Santa Monica Pier and Hollywood Walk of Fame for their historical value. Take a break from Los Angeles with a short trip to Santa Monica Mountains in Santa Monica, about 1h 10 min away. And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at The Getty Center, make a trip to Montana Avenue, look for gifts at The Last Bookstore, and get a taste of the local shopping with Abbot Kinney Boulevard.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read Los Angeles online trip planner.

Drive from Santa Barbara to Los Angeles in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Santa Barbara in June, expect Los Angeles to be a bit warmer, temps between 79°F and 62°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Parks · Wildlife · Museums

Side Trip

Santa Monica
Highlights from your plan
Venice Beach and Boardwalk ©
Venice Beach and Boardwalk
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier

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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.
Visiting Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area and Lake Mead National Recreation Area will get you outdoors. Appreciate the collections at The Mob Museum and The Neon Museum. Step out of Las Vegas to go to Boulder City and see Hoover Dam, which is approximately 50 minutes away. There's much more to do: get a taste of the local shopping with The Strip, try to win big at Casino At The Venetian, take in panoramic vistas at Eiffel Tower Viewing Deck, and admire the local landmark of Fountains of Bellagio.

For photos, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Las Vegas trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Los Angeles to Las Vegas takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect warmer weather when traveling from Los Angeles in June: highs in Las Vegas hover around 103°F, while lows dip to 77°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks · Museums · Nature

Side Trips

Hoover Dam, Lake Mead National Recreation Area
Highlights from your plan
The Strip ©
The Strip
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area ©
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum

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