17 days in United States Itinerary

17 days in United States Itinerary

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17 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Evansville
Fly:  7​h 30​min
1
Las Vegas
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 30​min
2
Grand Canyon National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  7​h 30​min
3
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
4
San Diego
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
5
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Fly + Drive:  5​h 45​min
6
Yellowstone National Park
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  8​h 30​min
End: Evansville

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Fri): get your game on at The Roller Coaster, then take in nature's colorful creations at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, and then don't miss a visit to Bellagio Fountains.

To find reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Las Vegas sightseeing tool .

Evansville to Las Vegas is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 2 hours. Traveling from Evansville in June, things will get a bit warmer in Las Vegas: highs are around 103°F and lows about 77°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Adrenaline & Extreme Tours
The Roller Coaster ©
The Roller Coaster

3
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.
Step out of the city life by going to Rim Trail and Inner Canyon. On the 8th (Mon), hike the day away at Bright Angel Trail. There's much more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at South Kaibab Trail, take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, and get great views at Powell Point.

To see where to stay, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, read our Grand Canyon National Park online journey maker .

Traveling by combination of car and flight from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is 1 hour. When traveling from Las Vegas in June, plan for slightly colder days in Grand Canyon National Park, with highs around 85°F, while nights are much colder with lows around 42°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can drive to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

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

2
nights
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.
Get in touch with nature at Venice Beach and Boardwalk and Playa Del Rey Beach. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Will Rogers State Beach and Santa Monica State Beach. Take a break from Los Angeles with a short trip to Disneyland Park in Anaheim, about 30 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at The Getty Center and have some family-friendly fun at Escapedom.

To see maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Los Angeles sightseeing planning app .

Getting from Grand Canyon National Park to Los Angeles by car takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of shuttle and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Los Angeles. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in June, expect nights in Los Angeles to be somewhat warmer, around 62°F, while days are little chillier, around 79°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to San Diego.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Disneyland Park, Santa Monica State Beach
Highlights from your plan
Venice Beach and Boardwalk ©
Venice Beach and Boardwalk
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Santa Monica State Beach ©
Santa Monica State Beach

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Sat): stroll through Mission Beach Park and then kick back and relax at La Jolla Cove. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 14th (Sun): enjoy the sand and surf at Children's Pool and then meet the residents at San Diego Zoo.

To see reviews, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, go to the San Diego itinerary builder tool .

You can drive from Los Angeles to San Diego in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or fly. While traveling from Los Angeles, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in San Diego, ranging from highs of 73°F to lows of 64°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
La Jolla Cove ©
La Jolla Cove
San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
Mission Beach Park ©
Mission Beach Park

3
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Alcatraz Island and Twin Peaks. Visiting Fort Funston National Park and Tall Trees Grove will get you outdoors. There's still lots to do: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, kick back and relax at Marshall’s Beach, engage your brain at Exploratorium, and stroll through China Beach.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for San Francisco using our trip planner.

Fly from San Diego to San Francisco in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and subway; or drive. Traveling from San Diego in June, plan for a bit cooler nights in San Francisco, with lows around 55°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) early enough to travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Tall Trees Grove
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Tall Trees Grove ©
Tall Trees Grove

3
nights
Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone National Park ©
An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
Get outdoors at Yellowstone Lake and Grand Prismatic Spring. Spend the 19th (Fri) exploring nature at Yellowstone National Park. There's much more to do: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, explore the striking landscape of Lake Butte Overlook, trek along Artist Point, and witness a stunning natural landmark at Old Faithful.

For other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read our Yellowstone National Park attractions planner.

You can do a combination of flight and car from San Francisco to Yellowstone National Park in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of subway, flight, and taxi; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from San Francisco to Yellowstone National Park. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from San Francisco in June: highs in Yellowstone National Park hover around 66°F, while lows dip to 34°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Yellowstone National Park ©
Yellowstone National Park

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