17 days in United States Itinerary

17 days in United States Itinerary

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Las Vegas
— Few hours
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Death Valley National Park
— 1 night
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Wawona
— 1 night
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San Francisco
— 4 nights
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Monterey
— 1 night
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Carmel
— Few hours
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Santa Monica
— 1 night
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Los Angeles
— 2 nights
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San Diego
— 2 nights
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Las Vegas
— 3 nights

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Mon): examine the collection at The Mob Museum, take in nature's colorful creations at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, and then ponder the design of Fountains of Bellagio.

To see photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Las Vegas trip itinerary builder site.

Edinburgh, UK to Las Vegas is an approximately 17-hour flight. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -8 hour difference. Traveling from Edinburgh in April, you will find days in Las Vegas are much warmer (31°C), and nights are somewhat warmer (16°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Death Valley National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Museums · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum
Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens ©

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Death Valley National Park

Death Valley National Park ©
Extreme heat and dryness create extreme landscapes in Death Valley National Park.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Tue): don't miss a visit to Mesquite Flat Sand Dunes.

Plan my day in Death Valley National Park using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

You can drive from Las Vegas to Death Valley National Park in 2.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and taxi; or take a bus. Expect little chillier evenings in Death Valley National Park when traveling from Las Vegas in April, with lows around 11°C. On the 21st (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Wawona.
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Mesquite Flat Sand Dunes ©
Mesquite Flat Sand Dunes

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Wawona

Wawona ©
Wawona is a census-designated place in Mariposa County, California. On the 22nd (Wed), appreciate the extensive heritage of Wawona Hotel, National Historic Landmark, then walk around Mariposa Grove, and then take some stellar pictures from Yosemite, Tunnel View.

For where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Wawona trip itinerary site.

Drive from Death Valley National Park to Wawona in 7 hours. In April, daytime highs in Wawona are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Wawona

Trails · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trip

Yosemite National Park
Highlights from your plan
Mariposa Grove ©
Mariposa Grove
Yosemite, Tunnel View ©
Yosemite, Tunnel View

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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, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, examine the collection at de Young Museum, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, and step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island.

For maps, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read San Francisco sightseeing site.

Traveling by car from Wawona to San Francisco takes 4 hours. Traveling from Wawona in April, expect nights in San Francisco to be about the same, around 12°C, while days are slightly colder, around 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Monterey.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Park ©
Golden Gate Park

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Monterey

Monterey
Monterey is a city in the U.S. To find maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Monterey vacation builder website.

Getting from San Francisco to Monterey by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: fly; or take a shuttle. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in April, and nighttime lows around 10°C. On the 27th (Mon), you'll travel to Carmel.

Things to do in Monterey

Outdoors · Parks · Tours

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Carmel

Carmel ©
Carmel-by-the-Sea, often simply called Carmel, is a city in Monterey County, California, United States, founded in 1902 and incorporated on October 31, 1916. Start off your visit on the 27th (Mon): snap pictures at Bixby Bridge and then immerse yourself in nature at Point Lobos.

To find where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Carmel trip itinerary planning website.

Carmel is just a short distance from Monterey. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in April, and nighttime lows around 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Santa Monica.

Things to do in Carmel

Parks · Nature

Side Trip

Bixby Bridge
Highlights from your plan
Point Lobos ©
Point Lobos
Bixby Bridge ©
Bixby Bridge

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Santa Monica

Santa Monica
A famed resort town since the early 20th century, Santa Monica sits on the picturesque Santa Monica Bay, bordered on three sides by the city of Los Angeles.
To find maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Santa Monica itinerary app.

Fly from Carmel to Santa Monica in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Carmel in April: high temperatures in Santa Monica hover around 24°C and lows are around 15°C. You'll set off for Los Angeles on the 28th (Tue).

Things to do in Santa Monica

Parks · Outdoors · Tours

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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.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Tue): discover the magic at Disneyland Park and then see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory. On your second day here, find something for the whole family at Universal Studios Hollywood and then see the interesting displays at The Getty Center.

To find maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Los Angeles online trip itinerary builder.

Los Angeles is just a short distance from Santa Monica. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in April, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) early enough to drive to San Diego.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks · Museums · Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Disneyland Park
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center

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San Diego

San Diego ©
Divided into neighborhoods with distinct characters and cultural heritages, San Diego sits just north of the Mexican border and offers visitors a blend of tourist attractions, including a lively nightlife, diverse cuisine, and a thriving musical scene.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Thu): pause for some photo ops at Cabrillo National Monument and then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at San Diego Zoo. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at USS Midway Museum and then let the kids burn off some steam at Balboa Park.

To find ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the San Diego trip itinerary maker site.

Getting from Los Angeles to San Diego by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or fly. In April, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) so you can travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
USS Midway Museum ©
USS Midway Museum
Balboa Park ©
Balboa Park

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Las Vegas

You'll find plenty of places to visit near Las Vegas: Boulder City (Winged Figures of the Republic Statues & Hoover Dam). On the 5th (Tue), do a day of sightseeing from above with a helicopter tour. Explore Las Vegas further: explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, shop like a local with The Strip, try your luck at Bellagio Hotel and Casino, and take in panoramic vistas at Eiffel Tower Viewing Deck.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Las Vegas trip planner.

You can fly from San Diego to Las Vegas in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. When traveling from San Diego in May, plan for somewhat warmer days in Las Vegas, with highs around 36°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Tours · Parks · Shopping

Side Trip

Boulder City
Highlights from your plan
Helicopter Tours
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area ©
The Strip ©
The Strip

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