17 days in United States Itinerary

17 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
2
Grand Canyon National Park
— 3 nights
3
Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park
— 1 night
4
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
5
Yosemite National Park
— 3 nights
6
San Francisco
— 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 21st (Fri): don't miss a visit to The Strip and then make a trip to Fountains of Bellagio. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area and then look for all kinds of wild species at Lake Mead National Recreation Area.

For reviews, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Las Vegas trip itinerary maker site.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Las Vegas is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. Traveling from Tel Aviv to Las Vegas, you'll gain 10 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Tel Aviv in February, Las Vegas is slightly colder at night with lows of °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) early enough to go by car to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trip

Lake Mead National Recreation Area
Highlights from your plan
The Strip ©
The Strip
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area ©
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area
Lake Mead National Recreation Area ©
Lake Mead National Recreation Area

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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.
Get outdoors at Rim Trail and Nature & Wildlife Tours. The adventure continues: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, stroll through South Kaibab Trail, trek along Bright Angel Trail, and take some stellar pictures from Lookout Studio.

For maps, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Grand Canyon National Park trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. While traveling from Las Vegas, expect slightly colder days and much colder nights in Grand Canyon National Park, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) so you can travel to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

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

1
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Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park

Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park ©
With mountain peaks reaching past 4,250 m (14,000 ft) and trees stretching to over 75 m (250 ft) high, Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks present nature on a grand scale.
On the 26th (Wed), cruise along Generals Hwy and then take a peaceful walk through Giant Forest. On the 27th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: delve into the lush surroundings at Grant Grove, tour the pleasant surroundings at Big Baldy, and then trek along Buena Vista Peak Trail.

For photos, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park trip builder.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Grand Canyon National Park to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park takes 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or do a combination of bus, shuttle, and flight. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in February, you will find days in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park are a bit warmer (°C), and nights are much hotter (°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) so you can go by car to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature
Highlights from your plan
Giant Forest ©
Giant Forest
Big Baldy ©
Big Baldy
Grant Grove ©
Grant Grove

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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.
On the 28th (Fri), kick back and relax at Santa Monica State Beach, don't miss a visit to Santa Monica Pier, and then identify plant and animal life at Oak Canyon Nature Center. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 29th (Sat): enjoy the sand and surf at Santa Monica Bay, thenstroll through Venice Beach and Boardwalk, thenexplore the world behind art at Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita, and finally see the interesting displays at The Getty Center.

To find traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Los Angeles day trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park to Los Angeles takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park in February: high temperatures in Los Angeles hover around °C and lows are around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) early enough to take a bus to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Santa Monica, Oak Canyon Nature Center
Highlights from your plan
Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita ©
Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center

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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.
Escape the urban bustle at McGurk Meadow and Cathedral Beach Picnic Area. There's lots more to do: hit the slopes at Badger Pass Ski Area, see what you can catch with a fishing tour, explore the striking landscape at North Dome, and stroll through Curry Village Ice Rink.

To find traveler tips, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Yosemite National Park trip planner.

Traveling by bus from Los Angeles to Yosemite National Park takes 12 hours. Traveling from Los Angeles in February, things will get cooler in Yosemite National Park: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Outdoors Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
McGurk Meadow ©
McGurk Meadow
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
North Dome ©
North Dome

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Alcatraz Island and Golden Gate Bridge. Head to Ferry Building Marketplace and City Lights Booksellersfor some retail therapy. Next up on the itinerary: take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, wander the streets of Union Square, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Grace Cathedral, and get curious at Exploratorium.

To see photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the San Francisco driving holiday planner.

Fly from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and subway; or take a bus. When traveling from Yosemite National Park in March, plan for a bit warmer days and much hotter nights in San Francisco: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Historic Sites Shopping Museums
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

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