16 days in Western US Itinerary

16 days in Western US Itinerary

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16 days in Western US Itinerary

Start: Brussels
Fly:  15​h 15​min
1
Las Vegas
— 4 nights
Drive + Fly:  4​h 30​min
2
Grand Canyon National Park
— 5 nights
bus + Fly:  8​h 45​min
3
San Francisco
— 4 nights
subway + Fly:  4​h
4
Seattle
— 1 night
Fly:  14​h 15​min
End: Brussels

4
nights
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.
Go for a jaunt from Las Vegas to Boulder City to see Hoover Dam about 42 minutes away. There's lots more to do: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, admire the local landmark of Bellagio Fountains, see the interesting displays at The Mob Museum, and try your luck at Casino at the Venetian.

To find where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Las Vegas route builder tool .

Brussels, Belgium to Las Vegas is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight. The time zone difference moving from Central European Time (CET) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 9 hours. Prepare for much warmer weather when traveling from Brussels in June: high temperatures in Las Vegas hover around 45°C and lows are around 28°C. On the 18th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trip

Hoover Dam
Highlights from your plan
Bellagio Fountains ©
Bellagio Fountains
The Strip ©
The Strip

5
nights
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.
On the 20th (Wed), hike the day away at Bright Angel Trail. And it doesn't end there: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim, admire all the interesting features of East Rim Drive, trek along North Kaibab Trail, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Rim Trail.

For maps, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Grand Canyon National Park sightseeing planning app .

You can do a combination of car and flight from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; 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. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Las Vegas in June: highs in Grand Canyon National Park hover around 34°C, while lows dip to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) to allow time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

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

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 childrens museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, steep yourself in history at Alcatraz Island, make a trip to Lombard Street, and stroll through Golden Gate Park.

To see reviews, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our San Francisco trip builder website .

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Grand Canyon National Park to San Francisco in 9 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to San Francisco is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in June, expect nights in San Francisco to be a bit warmer, around 15°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Seattle.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Museums Childrens Museums
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

1
night
Seattle

Seattle ©
Nicknamed the "Emerald City" because of its abundant evergreen trees, Seattle is the cultural and business center of the Pacific Northwest, as well as a popular holiday destination.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Thu): wander the streets of Pike Place Market, then don't miss a visit to Hiram M. Chittenden Locks, then explore the world behind art at Chihuly Garden and Glass, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Space Needle.

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Traveling by combination of subway and flight from San Francisco to Seattle takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In June in Seattle, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 15°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Seattle

Shopping Neighborhoods Parks
Highlights from your plan
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market
Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Space Needle ©
Space Needle

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