17 days in United States Itinerary

17 days in United States Itinerary

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Los Angeles
— 3 nights
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San Diego
— 2 nights
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Palm Springs
— 1 night
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Oatman
— Few hours
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Kingman
— 1 night
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Flagstaff
— Few hours
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Grand Canyon National Park
— Few hours
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Monument Valley
— 1 night
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Page
— 1 night
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Las Vegas
— 2 nights
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Death Valley National Park
— 1 day
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Barstow
— 1 night
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Santa Barbara
— 1 day
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Solvang
— Few hours
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Pismo Beach
— 1 night
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San Francisco
— 3 nights

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Los Angeles

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 day by day itinerary now includes Venice Beach and Boardwalk, The Grove, Santa Monica Pier, and other attractions you added. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Tue): make a trip to Hollywood Walk of Fame, see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory, then get a taste of the local shopping with The Grove, and finally browse the different shops at Universal CityWalk Hollywood. On your second day here, tour the pleasant surroundings at Venice Beach and Boardwalk and then make a trip to Santa Monica Pier.

For maps, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Los Angeles trip itinerary planning tool.

New York City to Los Angeles is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also fly; or drive; or take a train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from New York City to Los Angeles. Traveling from New York City in July, plan for little chillier nights in Los Angeles, with lows around 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) early enough to go by car to San Diego.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
The Grove ©
The Grove
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier
Griffith Observatory ©
Griffith Observatory

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San Diego

San Diego ©

America's Finest City

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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Cabrillo National Monument, Mission Beach Park, Old Town San Diego, and other attractions. Kick off your visit on the 18th (Thu): enjoy the sand and surf at La Jolla Cove, then stroll through Mission Beach Park, and then pause for some photo ops at Cabrillo National Monument. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get a taste of the local shopping with Gaslamp Quarter, see the interesting displays at USS Midway Museum, then make a trip to Old Town San Diego, and finally walk around Sunset Cliffs Natural Park.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, use the San Diego holiday website.

Traveling by car from Los Angeles to San Diego takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. While traveling from Los Angeles, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in San Diego, ranging from highs of 29°C to lows of 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) so you can drive to Palm Springs.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Shopping
Highlights from your plan
La Jolla Cove ©
La Jolla Cove
USS Midway Museum ©
USS Midway Museum
Cabrillo National Monument ©
Cabrillo National Monument

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Palm Springs

Palm Springs ©
Your day by day itinerary now includes Anza-Borrego Desert State Park. On the 20th (Sat), stroll through Anza-Borrego Desert State Park and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Salvation Mountain.

To find maps, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Palm Springs day trip app.

You can drive from San Diego to Palm Springs in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from San Diego in July, you will find days in Palm Springs are warmer (49°C), and nights are a bit warmer (32°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Oatman.

Things to do in Palm Springs

Outdoors · Nature · Scenic Drive · Parks

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Anza-Borrego Desert State Park ©
Anza-Borrego Desert State Park
Salvation Mountain ©
Salvation Mountain

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Oatman

Oatman
Oatman is a town in the Black Mountains of Mohave County, Arizona, United States. You've now added Kingman Visitor Center to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sun): make a trip to Oatman Gift Shack, see a world frozen in time at Oatman Ghost Town, and then get answers to all your questions at Kingman Visitor Center.

Start your trip to Oatman by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

Traveling by car from Palm Springs to Oatman takes 4 hours. Traveling from Palm Springs to Oatman, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In July, plan for daily highs up to 49°C, and evening lows to 34°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) to allow time to drive to Kingman.

Things to do in Oatman

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Oatman Ghost Town
Oatman Ghost Town
Kingman Visitor Center ©
Kingman Visitor Center
Oatman Gift Shack ©
Oatman Gift Shack

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Kingman

Kingman
Kingman is a city in and the county seat of Mohave County, Arizona, United States. To see traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Kingman trip itinerary planning app.

You can drive from Oatman to Kingman in an hour. Traveling from Oatman in July, expect Kingman to be a bit cooler, temps between 43°C and 25°C. On the 22nd (Mon), you're off to Flagstaff.

Things to do in Kingman

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Fun & Games

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Flagstaff

Flagstaff ©

City of Seven Wonders

Sitting at an elevation of 2,135 m (7,000 ft) and just a short trip from the Grand Canyon and other natural wonders, the city of Flagstaff attracts outdoor enthusiasts from around the world.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Walnut Canyon National Monument.

To find where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Flagstaff trip planner.

Traveling by car from Kingman to Flagstaff takes 2.5 hours. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Kingman in July, with highs in Flagstaff at 32°C and lows at 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Mon) to allow time for the car ride to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Flagstaff

Nature · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Walnut Canyon National Monument ©
Walnut Canyon National Monument

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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 22nd (Mon), get great views at Mather Point.

To find maps, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Grand Canyon National Park itinerary planner.

Drive from Flagstaff to Grand Canyon National Park in 1.5 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) early enough to travel to Monument Valley.
Highlights from your plan
Mather Point ©
Mather Point

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Monument Valley

Monument Valley ©
Monument Valley is a region of the Colorado Plateau characterized by a cluster of vast sandstone buttes, the largest reaching 1000ft above the valley floor. On the 23rd (Tue), hike along Wildcat Trail and then take in the dramatic natural features at Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park.

For more things to do, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Monument Valley road trip app.

You can do a combination of flight and car from Grand Canyon National Park to Monument Valley in 5.5 hours. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in July, things will get a bit warmer in Monument Valley: highs are around 38°C and lows about 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) early enough to go by car to Page.

Things to do in Monument Valley

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature
Highlights from your plan
Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park ©
Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park
Wildcat Trail ©
Wildcat Trail

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Page

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.
For traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read Page travel route builder site.

You can drive from Monument Valley to Page in 2.5 hours. Traveling from Monument Valley in July, things will get somewhat warmer in Page: highs are around 43°C and lows about 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) so you can drive to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Page

Nature · Parks · Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
Gunfighter Canyon ©
Gunfighter Canyon
Horseshoe Bend ©
Horseshoe Bend
Antelope Canyon ©
Antelope Canyon

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Las Vegas

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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes The Grand Canal Shoppes at The Venetian Resort, Eiffel Tower Viewing Deck, New York New York Casino, and other attractions you added. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Thu): try to win big at New York New York Casino, buy something for everyone on your list at The Grand Canal Shoppes at The Venetian Resort, then enjoy breathtaking views from Eiffel Tower Viewing Deck, then ponder the design of Fountains of Bellagio, and finally examine the collection at The Mob Museum.

For other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read Las Vegas trip itinerary maker app.

Getting from Page to Las Vegas by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: take a shuttle; or do a combination of shuttle and bus. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 1 hour. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Page in July: high temperatures in Las Vegas hover around 47°C and lows are around 32°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) early enough to drive to Death Valley National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum
The Grand Canal Shoppes at The Venetian Resort ©

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Death Valley National Park

Death Valley National Park ©

Hottest, Driest, Lowest

Extreme heat and dryness create extreme landscapes in Death Valley National Park.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Badwater Basin, Dante's View and Furnace Creek Visitor Center. Start off your visit on the 26th (Fri): get all the information you need at Furnace Creek Visitor Center, get great views at Dante's View, and then explore the activities along Badwater Basin.

For other places to visit, maps, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Death Valley National Park online road trip planner.

You can drive from Las Vegas to Death Valley National Park in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or take a bus. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Death Valley National Park when traveling from Las Vegas in July, with lows around 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) early enough to travel to Barstow.

Things to do in Death Valley National Park

Nature · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Badwater Basin ©
Badwater Basin
Dante's View ©
Dante's View
Furnace Creek Visitor Center ©
Furnace Creek Visitor Center

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Barstow

Barstow
Barstow is a city in San Bernardino County, California, United States. To find other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Barstow journey planner.

Drive from Death Valley National Park to Barstow in 3.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 47°C in July, and nighttime lows around 28°C. You'll set off for Santa Barbara on the 27th (Sat).

Things to do in Barstow

Museums · Theme Parks · Nightlife · Historic Sites

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Santa Barbara

Santa Barbara ©

The American Riviera

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.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Sat): make a trip to Santa Barbara County Courthouse and then steep yourself in history at Old Mission Santa Barbara.

To see where to stay, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Santa Barbara day trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Barstow to Santa Barbara takes 3.5 hours. Expect much colder weather when traveling from Barstow in July: highs in Santa Barbara hover around 28°C, while lows dip to 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Solvang.

Things to do in Santa Barbara

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Old Mission Santa Barbara ©
Old Mission Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara County Courthouse ©
Santa Barbara County Courthouse

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Solvang

Solvang ©
Solvang is a city in Santa Barbara County, California. Kick off your visit on the 27th (Sat): look for gifts at Ostrich Land.

To find where to stay, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Solvang trip itinerary website.

Drive from Santa Barbara to Solvang in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. When traveling from Santa Barbara in July, plan for somewhat warmer days in Solvang, with highs around 36°C, while nights are little chillier with lows around 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) early enough to drive to Pismo Beach.

Things to do in Solvang

Shopping · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Ostrich Land ©
Ostrich Land

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Pismo Beach

Pismo Beach
Pismo Beach is a city in San Luis Obispo County, in the Central Coast area of California, United States. To find ratings, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Pismo Beach online travel route planner.

You can drive from Solvang to Pismo Beach in an hour. Another option is to take a bus. When traveling from Solvang in July, plan for little chillier days in Pismo Beach, with highs around 31°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 15°C. On the 28th (Sun), you're off to San Francisco.

Things to do in Pismo Beach

Wineries · Outdoors · Parks · Tours

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Blue & Gold Fleet as well as Fisherman's Wharf. And it doesn't end there: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, explore the striking landscape of Alcatraz Island, and learn the secrets of beer at a beer tour and tasting.

To see maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our San Francisco online road trip planner.

Getting from Pismo Beach to San Francisco by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Pismo Beach in July, you will find days in San Francisco are slightly colder (26°C), and nights are about the same (16°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

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

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