17 days in United States Itinerary

17 days in United States Itinerary

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17 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Los Angeles
Drive:  2​h 15​min
1
San Diego
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
2
Austin
— 5 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
3
Memphis
— 3 nights
Fly:  7​h
4
Santa Fe
— 2 nights
shuttle + Fly:  5​h 15​min
End: Los Angeles

4
nights
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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like San Diego Zoo and La Jolla Cove. Pack the 15th (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at SeaWorld San Diego. And it doesn't end there: let the kids burn off some steam at Balboa Park, examine the collection at USS Midway Museum, explore the galleries of Maritime Museum of San Diego, and appreciate the history behind Cabrillo National Monument.

Plan a San Diego trip in moments using our itinerary builder.

Los Angeles to San Diego is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or fly. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Los Angeles in June: highs in San Diego hover around 73°F, while lows dip to 64°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) so you can travel to Austin.

Things to do in San Diego

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Theme Parks
Highlights from your plan
San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
SeaWorld San Diego ©
SeaWorld San Diego
La Jolla Cove ©
La Jolla Cove

5
nights
Austin

Austin ©
Despite its laid-back college vibe, Austin is an influential center for politics, technology, film, and music.
Kids will appreciate attractions like SeaWorld San Antonio and Six Flags Fiesta Texas. Change things up with these side-trips from Austin: San Antonio (The Alamo, The San Antonio River Walk, & more). There's lots more to do: steep yourself in history at Texas State Capitol, admire the natural beauty at Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center, witness a stunning natural landmark at Barton Springs Pool, and get your game on at The Escape Game Austin.

For other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Austin attractions planner.

You can fly from San Diego to Austin in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Central Standard Time is 2 hours. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from San Diego in June: high temperatures in Austin hover around 93°F and lows are around 73°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) so you can travel to Memphis.

Things to do in Austin

#Parks, #Theme Parks, #Nature

Side Trip

San Antonio
Highlights from your plan
The San Antonio River Walk ©
The San Antonio River Walk
SeaWorld San Antonio ©
SeaWorld San Antonio
Six Flags Fiesta Texas ©
Six Flags Fiesta Texas

3
nights
Memphis

Memphis ©
The largest city on the Mississippi River, Memphis bills itself as both the "Birthplace of Rock" and "Home of the Blues." With such a rich musical heritage, it shouldn't come as a surprise that Elvis Presley chose to live in Memphis during his later years.
Memphis is known for historic sites, museums, zoos & aquariums, nightlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Graceland, try to win big at Southland Park Gaming and Racing, appreciate the extensive heritage of Beale Street, and stop by Burke's Book Store.

To find maps, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read Memphis trip itinerary planning site .

Fly from Austin to Memphis in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or drive. In June, daytime highs in Memphis are 89°F, while nighttime lows are 71°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) early enough to travel to Santa Fe.

Things to do in Memphis

#Historic Sites, #Museums, #Parks

Side Trip

Southland Park Gaming and Racing
Highlights from your plan
Memphis Zoo ©
Memphis Zoo
Graceland ©
Graceland

2
nights
Santa Fe

Santa Fe ©
Santa Fe continuously ranks among the world's top holiday destinations, attracting visitors with its unusual combination of scenic beauty, rich history, cultural diversity, and high concentration of performing arts venues, fine restaurants, and interesting attractions.
Change things up with these side-trips from Santa Fe: Bandelier National Monument (in Los Alamos) and Kasha-Katuwe Tent Rocks National Monument (in Cochiti Pueblo). The adventure continues: take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Cathedral Basilica of St. Francis of Assisi, take in the spiritual surroundings of Loretto Chapel, soothe aching muscles at Absolute Nirvana Spa & Gardens, and stroll through Cathedral Park.

For photos, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Santa Fe day trip planner.

You can fly from Memphis to Santa Fe in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Memphis to Santa Fe. Traveling from Memphis in June, Santa Fe is little chillier at night with lows of 56°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Santa Fe

#Historic Sites, #Parks, #Nature

Side Trips

Bandelier National Monument, Kasha-Katuwe Tent Rocks National Monument
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Bandelier National Monument ©
Bandelier National Monument
Canyon Road ©
Canyon Road

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