16 days in United States Itinerary

16 days in United States Itinerary

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16 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Manchester
Fly:  14​h
1
Los Angeles
— 4 nights
Fly + Drive:  4​h 15​min
2
Yosemite National Park
— 4 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
3
Monterey
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
4
San Francisco
— 4 nights
Fly:  13​h 45​min
End: Manchester

4
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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Los Angeles: Anaheim (Disneyland Park & Disney California Adventure Park). Pack the 31st (Tue) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at The Getty Center, see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory, make a trip to Hollywood Walk of Fame, and kick back and relax at Venice Beach and Boardwalk.

To find where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Los Angeles road trip planner.

Manchester, UK to Los Angeles is an approximately 14-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of train and flight. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -8 hour difference. When traveling from Manchester in March, plan for much warmer days in Los Angeles, with highs around 27°C, while nights are a bit warmer with lows around 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) early enough to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Anaheim, Santa Monica Pier
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Disney California Adventure Park ©
Disney California Adventure Park
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood

4
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.
Spend the 3rd (Fri) exploring nature at Bridalveil Fall. Next up on the itinerary: take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier Point, make a trip to Yosemite Conservation Heritage Center, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Yosemite Valley Chapel, and trek along Mariposa Grove of Giant Sequoias.

To find more things to do, maps, photos, and other tourist information, use the Yosemite National Park day trip planner.

You can do a combination of flight and car from Los Angeles to Yosemite National Park in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of flight and bus. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Los Angeles in April: highs in Yosemite National Park hover around 17°C, while lows dip to -2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Monterey.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

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

2
nights
Monterey

Monterey ©
Monterey is a city in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 6th (Mon): admire the majestic nature at Point Lobos, cruise along 17-Mile Drive, and then admire the masterpieces at Casa Serrano, Historic Adobe.

To see more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Monterey online tour itinerary builder .

You can drive from Yosemite National Park to Monterey in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car, flight, and shuttle; or do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in April, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Monterey, with lows of 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can drive to San Francisco.

Things to do in Monterey

Outdoors Nature Beaches

Side Trip

Point Lobos
Highlights from your plan
Point Lobos ©
Point Lobos
17-Mile Drive ©
17-Mile Drive
Casa Serrano, Historic Adobe ©
Casa Serrano, Historic Adobe

4
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
San Francisco is known for nature, museums, parks, nightlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore and take pictures at Alcatraz Island, take in nature's colorful creations at Japanese Tea Garden, take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, and engage your brain at Exploratorium.

To find where to stay, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, read our San Francisco visit planner.

Traveling by car from Monterey to San Francisco takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of bus and train. In April, daytime highs in San Francisco are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Museums Childrens Museums
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium
Japanese Tea Garden ©
Japanese Tea Garden

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