18 days in United States Itinerary

18 days in United States Itinerary

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18 days in United States Itinerary

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

4
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Hollywood Walk of Fame, Griffith Observatory and The Getty Center.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Los Angeles trip planner .

Milan, Italy to Los Angeles is an approximately 16-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of flight and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 9 hours traveling from Milan to Los Angeles. August in Los Angeles sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 22°C at night. On the 23rd (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums Childrens Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Griffith Observatory ©
Griffith Observatory
Hollywood Walk of Fame ©
Hollywood Walk of Fame

1
night
Mojave

Mojave
To see ratings, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Mojave journey maker site .

Getting from Los Angeles to Mojave by car takes about 3.5 hours. In August, Mojave is somewhat warmer than Los Angeles - with highs of 42°C and lows of 28°C. You will leave for Grand Canyon National Park on the 24th (Sat).

Things to do in Mojave

Parks Trails Nature

1
night
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Lower Antelope Canyon as well as Horseshoe Bend. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Sun): explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim, then explore the striking landscape at Horseshoe Bend, and then explore the stunning scenery at Lower Antelope Canyon.

For traveler tips, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Grand Canyon National Park day trip planning app .

You can drive from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park in 4.5 hours. Other options are to take a shuttle; or do a combination of flight and bus. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Las Vegas in August, expect Grand Canyon National Park to be much colder, temps between 31°C and 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Nature Parks

Side Trip

Page
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Lower Antelope Canyon ©
Lower Antelope Canyon
Horseshoe Bend ©
Horseshoe Bend

2
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes "O" by Cirque du Soleil as well as Chapel of the Flowers Wedding Chapels. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): don't miss a visit to Chapel of the Flowers Wedding Chapels and then watch an amazing performance of "O" by Cirque du Soleil. On your second day here, shop like a local with The Strip, try your luck at Bellagio Hotel and Casino, and then don't miss a visit to Fountains of Bellagio.

To find ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Las Vegas trip builder site .

Getting from Los Angeles to Las Vegas by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and flight. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Los Angeles in August, with highs in Las Vegas at 45°C and lows at 29°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
The Strip ©
The Strip
Bellagio Hotel and Casino ©
Bellagio Hotel and Casino

1
night
Bakersfield

Bakersfield ©
Bakersfield is a city in California, United States, and the county seat of Kern County. Kick off your visit on the 27th (Tue): get engrossed in the history at Kern County Museum and then meet the residents at California Area Living Museum (CALM).

For other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Bakersfield online holiday builder .

Traveling by car from Las Vegas to Bakersfield takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. Traveling from Las Vegas in August, Bakersfield is little chillier at night with lows of 26°C. You will leave for San Francisco on the 28th (Wed).

Things to do in Bakersfield

Zoos & Aquariums Parks Museums
Highlights from your plan
California Area Living Museum (CALM) ©
Kern County Museum ©
Kern County Museum

3
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
San Francisco is known for nature, museums, parks, nightlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, take in the spiritual surroundings of Grace Cathedral, stroll around Golden Gate Park, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Lincoln Park.

To find traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the San Francisco day trip website .

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Grand Canyon National Park to San Francisco in 8.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to San Francisco is minus 1 hour. When traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in August, plan for a bit cooler days and a bit warmer nights in San Francisco: temperatures range from 26°C by day to 17°C at night. On the 29th (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Golden Gate Park ©
Golden Gate Park
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

1
night
Monterey

Monterey ©
Monterey is a city in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 1st (Sun): stroll around Dennis the Menace Park and then observe the fascinating underwater world at Monterey Bay Aquarium.

To find maps, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Monterey attractions tool .

Traveling by car from San Francisco to Monterey takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of train and bus. August in Monterey sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 16°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sun) early enough to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Monterey

Parks Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
Monterey Bay Aquarium ©
Monterey Bay Aquarium
Dennis the Menace Park ©
Dennis the Menace Park

3
nights
Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Staples Center as well as Venice Beach and Boardwalk.

For where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Los Angeles day trip planner .

Traveling by flight from Monterey to Los Angeles takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. In September, Los Angeles is a bit warmer than Monterey - with highs of 34°C and lows of 22°C. On the 4th (Wed), you're off tohome.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Beaches Outdoors Parks
Highlights from your plan
Venice Beach and Boardwalk ©
Venice Beach and Boardwalk
Staples Center ©
Staples Center

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