16 days in United States Itinerary

16 days in United States Itinerary

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San Francisco
— 2 nights
Drive
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Napa
— 1 night
Drive
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South Lake Tahoe
— 2 nights
Fly
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Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Drive
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Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
Drive
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Page
— 1 day
Drive
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Los Angeles
— 2 nights
Drive
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San Francisco
— 2 nights
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San Francisco

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
On the 15th (Sun), make a trip to Alamo Square, take a stroll through Haight-Ashbury, then visit a coastal fixture at Fort Point, then take a stroll through Japantown, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Grace Cathedral. Keep things going the next day: pause for some serene contemplation at Notre Dame Des Victoires Church, get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Aquarium of the Bay, and then explore the landscape on two wheels at Devil's Slide Trail.

To find maps, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our San Francisco planning tool.

Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic to San Francisco is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Santo Domingo to San Francisco is minus 4 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) so you can drive to Napa.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks · Neighborhoods · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trip

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Napa

America's Wine Country

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.
To find ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Napa online visit planner.

You can drive from San Francisco to Napa in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of subway and bus. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from San Francisco in September since evenings lows in Napa dip to 12°C. You'll set off for South Lake Tahoe on the 17th (Tue).

Things to do in Napa

Wineries · Parks · Tours · Outdoors

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South Lake Tahoe

High in the Sierra Nevada mountains on the shore of one of America’s most scenic lakes, South Lake Tahoe captures the spirit of the outdoors and serves as a hub for tourism activities surrounding the lake.
Explore hidden gems such as Burnt Cedar Beach and Genoa Cemetery. Take a break from the city and head to El Dorado Beach and Tahoe Meadows Trail. Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at Lake Tahoe Historical Society Museum, walk around Thomas F. Regan Memorial Park, take in the exciting artwork at Marcus Ashley Fine Art Gallery, and pause for some serene contemplation at St Theresa Catholic Church.

To see where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, use the South Lake Tahoe trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Napa to South Lake Tahoe in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Napa in September, things will get slightly colder in South Lake Tahoe: highs are around 26°C and lows about 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in South Lake Tahoe

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Museums

Side Trips

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Las Vegas

Sin City

Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
On the 20th (Fri), get interesting insight from Tours, then see the interesting displays at Nostalgia Street Rods, and then see the interesting displays at Zak Bagans' The Haunted Museum.

For more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read Las Vegas vacation builder site.

You can fly from South Lake Tahoe to Las Vegas in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from South Lake Tahoe in September, plan for somewhat warmer days in Las Vegas, with highs around 39°C, while nights are much warmer with lows around 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) to allow time to drive to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Outdoors · Tours · Museums

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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.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Sat): walk around Indian Garden, engage your brain at Yavapai Geology Museum, then examine the collection at Kolb Studio, then get great views at Lookout Studio, and finally explore the stunning scenery at Yavapai Point. Keep things going the next day: get great views at Powell Point, get great views at Maricopa Point, then cruise along Point Imperial Drive, and finally get great views at Yaki Point.

For where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Grand Canyon National Park road trip app.

Drive from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Las Vegas in September, expect nights in Grand Canyon National Park to be much colder, around 7°C, while days are little chillier, around 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) so you can go by car to Page.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Museums · Outdoors · Scenic Drive · Parks

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Page

Center of Canyon Country

Originally little more than a simple camp constructed to house workers who built a nearby dam on the Colorado River, Page is now a popular stop for travelers preparing a trip to Arizona's canyon country.
On the 23rd (Mon), take an in-depth tour of Powell Museum, then enjoy the sand and surf at Lone Rock Beach, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Rainbow Bridge National Monument.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Page trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Traveling by car from Grand Canyon National Park to Page takes 2.5 hours. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in September: high temperatures in Page hover around 35°C and lows are around 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) to allow time to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Page

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Museums

Side Trip

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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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels and Skirball Cultural Center. Discover out-of-the-way places like Redondo Beach and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). And it doesn't end there: explore the different monuments and memorials at Pierce Brothers Westwood Village Memorial Park, get your game on at iFLY Hollywood, take an in-depth tour of Autry Museum of the American West, and get lost in a book at Los Angeles Central Library.

To find more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Los Angeles road trip app.

You can drive from Page to Los Angeles in 9.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive; or do a combination of shuttle and bus. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. In September, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums · Outdoors · Beaches · Parks

Side Trip

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San Francisco

City by the Bay

Kick off your visit on the 27th (Fri): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Tamalpais State Park, then see the interesting displays at Madame Tussauds, and then take a stroll through Little Italy. On the 28th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Holy Virgin Cathedral, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Stinson Beach, then enjoy the sand and surf at Muir Beach, and finally don't miss a visit to Powell and Market Cable Car Turnaround.

For reviews, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our San Francisco road trip planning website.

You can drive from Los Angeles to San Francisco in 6.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive; or take a bus. In September, San Francisco is slightly colder than Los Angeles - with highs of 28°C and lows of 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Nature

Side Trips

United States travel guide

4.5
Specialty Museums · Beaches · Historic Sites
More than the country of car-packed streets seen in TV shows and movies, the United States of America is a complex and diverse home to over 300 million people living in a wide range of landscapes and climates. From its big-city skyscrapers to its sprawling natural parks, the country's ''melting pot'' combines many ethnic groups that share a strong sense of national identity despite their cultural differences. A country of road trips and big blue skies, the United States harbors orderly cities filled with restaurants, parks, museums, and innumerable sightseeing opportunities, as well as pristine natural areas perfect for a holiday in the great outdoors. To see as much as you can of this diverse land quickly, drive over some of the more than 6 million km (4 million mi) of highways leading through deserts, mountain peaks, fertile fields, and giant urban centers.

Napa Valley travel guide

4.3
Wineries & Vineyards · Wine Tours & Tastings · Castles
Thanks to a Mediterranean climate and idyllic location in Northern California, Napa Valley is one of the top wine producing regions in the world. This, coupled with the area's breathtaking scenery, abundance of quaint B&Bs, and exquisite local gastronomy, makes Napa Valley one of the country's most popular spots for peaceful weekends and romantic getaways. While wine tasting and vineyard tours are the traditional things to do, the region offers a variety of other attractions, including hot air balloon rides, spa treatments, and trips aboard the Napa Valley Wine Train.