17 days in United States Itinerary

17 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
San Francisco
— 2 nights
2
Yosemite National Park
— 1 day
3
Bishop
— 1 night
4
Trona
— Few hours
5
Death Valley National Park
— Few hours
6
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
7
Los Angeles
— 3 nights
8
San Diego
— 7 nights
9
Santa Barbara
— Few hours
10
San Francisco
— Few hours

2
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
On the 8th (Thu), take a leisurely stroll along The Embarcadero and then get to know the fascinating history of Filbert Street Stairs.

For traveler tips and other tourist information, read San Francisco planner.

If you are flying in from Italy, the closest major aiports are San Francisco International Airport, Metropolitan Oakland International Airport, Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport and Travis Air Force Base. In August in San Francisco, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) so you can travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Marshall’s Beach ©
Marshall’s Beach
Ferry Building Marketplace ©
Ferry Building Marketplace
The Embarcadero ©
The Embarcadero

1
day
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.
On the 10th (Sat), make a trip to Olmsted Point, get answers to all your questions at Yosemite Conservation Heritage Center, then admire the sheer force of Vernal Fall, then admire the masterpieces at Yosemite Museum Gallery, and finally admire the sheer force of Yosemite Falls.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Yosemite National Park online tour itinerary planner.

Getting from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park by combination of flight and bus takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of subway and bus; or take a bus. When traveling from San Francisco in August, plan for a bit warmer days in Yosemite National Park, with highs around 32°C, while nights are a bit cooler with lows around 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) early enough to catch the bus to Bishop.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Nature · Parks · Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Vernal Fall ©
Vernal Fall
Yosemite Falls ©
Yosemite Falls
Yosemite Museum Gallery ©
Yosemite Museum Gallery

1
night
Bishop

Bishop
Bishop is a city in Inyo County, California, United States. To find where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Bishop trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Yosemite National Park to Bishop by bus takes about 3 hours. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in August, things will get somewhat warmer in Bishop: highs are around 42°C and lows about 15°C. You will leave for Trona on the 11th (Sun).

Things to do in Bishop

Parks · Outdoors · Trails

few
hours
Trona

Trona ©
Trona is an unincorporated community in San Bernardino County, California. You've now added Trona Pinnacles to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sun): identify plant and animal life at Trona Pinnacles.

Before you visit Trona, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Traveling by car from Bishop to Trona takes 3 hours. Traveling from Bishop in August, expect Trona to be a bit warmer, temps between 46°C and 24°C. On the 11th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Death Valley National Park.

Things to do in Trona

Parks · Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Trona Pinnacles ©
Trona Pinnacles

few
hours
Death Valley National Park

Death Valley National Park ©
Extreme heat and dryness create extreme landscapes in Death Valley National Park.
You've now added Zabriskie Point to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sun): take in the dramatic natural features at Zabriskie Point.

For more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Death Valley National Park trip planning tool.

Drive from Trona to Death Valley National Park in 1.5 hours. While traveling from Trona, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Death Valley National Park, ranging from highs of 43°C to lows of 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) early enough to drive to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Death Valley National Park

Nature · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Zabriskie Point ©
Zabriskie Point

3
nights
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.
Grand Canyon Skywalk has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Mon): enjoy breathtaking views from Grand Canyon Skywalk, admire the local landmark of Fountains of Bellagio, and then try your luck at Bellagio Hotel and Casino. On the 13th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: try to win big at Casino At The Venetian.

To find traveler tips, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Las Vegas online trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Death Valley National Park to Las Vegas takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Death Valley National Park in August, plan for a bit warmer nights in Las Vegas, with lows around 29°C. On the 14th (Wed), you'll travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Casinos · Fun & Games

Side Trip

Grand Canyon Skywalk
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
Grand Canyon Skywalk ©
Grand Canyon Skywalk
Casino At The Venetian ©
Casino At The Venetian

3
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.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Wed): examine the collection at The Getty Center. Here are some ideas for day two: get to know the fascinating history of Hollywood Walk of Fame and then get in on the family fun at Universal Studios Hollywood.

For more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles planning site.

You can fly from Las Vegas to Los Angeles in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Las Vegas in August, things will get slightly colder in Los Angeles: highs are around 34°C and lows about 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to San Diego.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks · Shopping · Outdoors

Side Trips

Santa Monica, Two Rodeo Drive
Highlights from your plan
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier
Two Rodeo Drive ©
Two Rodeo Drive

7
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 get in some beach time at La Jolla Cove and Black's Beach. Head to Gaslamp Quarter and Africa and Beyondfor plenty of shopping. Spend the 20th (Tue) exploring the fascinating underwater world at SeaWorld San Diego. And it doesn't end there: get to know the resident critters at San Diego Zoo, contemplate the long history of Mt. Soledad National Veterans Memorial, kick back and relax at Children's Pool, and admire the majestic nature at Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve.

For photos, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read San Diego trip maker.

You can drive from Los Angeles to San Diego in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or fly. Traveling from Los Angeles in August, expect nights in San Diego to be about the same, around 23°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 30°C. On the 24th (Sat), you're off to Santa Barbara.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
La Jolla Cove ©
La Jolla Cove
SeaWorld San Diego ©
SeaWorld San Diego
San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo

few
hours
Santa Barbara

Santa Barbara
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.
To see reviews, photos, maps, and tourist information, use the Santa Barbara online journey planner.

You can drive from San Diego to Santa Barbara in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and bus; or take a train. Traveling from San Diego in August, plan for a bit cooler nights in Santa Barbara, with lows around 18°C. You'll set off for San Francisco on the 24th (Sat).

Things to do in Santa Barbara

Parks · Outdoors · Wineries

few
hours
San Francisco

San Francisco
For ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, read San Francisco day trip planning tool.

Traveling by flight from Santa Barbara to San Francisco takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. You'll set off for home on the 24th (Sat).

Things to do in San Francisco

Wineries · Parks · Tours

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