18 days in United States Itinerary

18 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Los Angeles
— Few hours
2
Bakersfield
— 1 day
3
San Francisco
— 1 night
4
South Lake Tahoe
— 1 night
5
Yosemite National Park
— 1 night
6
Olancha
— 1 night
7
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
8
Bryce Canyon National Park
— 1 night
9
Monument Valley
— 1 night
10
Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
11
Palm Springs
— 2 nights
12
Los Angeles
— 4 nights

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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.
To find traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Los Angeles online trip itinerary planner.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Los Angeles is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Amsterdam to Los Angeles is minus 9 hours. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Amsterdam in July: high temperatures in Los Angeles hover around °C and lows are around °C. On the 23rd (Tue), you're off to Bakersfield.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Parks Outdoors Tours

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Bakersfield

Bakersfield
For ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Bakersfield trip itinerary planning tool.

Traveling by car from Los Angeles to Bakersfield takes 2 hours. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Los Angeles in July: high temperatures in Bakersfield hover around °C and lows are around °C. On the 24th (Wed), you'll travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Bakersfield

Parks Nightlife Museums

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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 day-by-day itinerary now includes Golden Gate Bridge. On the 24th (Wed), take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 25th (Thu): take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf and then don't miss a visit to Ferry Building Marketplace.

To see ratings, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the San Francisco online trip itinerary planner.

Explore your travel options from Bakersfield to San Francisco with the Route module. Traveling from Bakersfield in July, expect nights in San Francisco to be slightly colder, around °C, while days are much colder, around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) so you can drive to South Lake Tahoe.

Things to do in San Francisco

Neighborhoods Historic Sites Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf
Ferry Building Marketplace ©
Ferry Building Marketplace

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South Lake Tahoe

South Lake Tahoe ©
High in the Sierra Nevada mountains on the shore of one of America’s most scenic lakes, South Lake Tahoe captures the spirit of the outdoors and serves as a hub for tourism activities surrounding the lake.
Eagle Falls Trail has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Fri): trek along Eagle Falls Trail and then contemplate the waterfront views at Emerald Bay State Park.

To find ratings, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, go to the South Lake Tahoe trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from San Francisco to South Lake Tahoe in 3.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a bus. When traveling from San Francisco in July, plan for a bit warmer days in South Lake Tahoe, with highs around °C, while nights are a bit cooler with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) early enough to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in South Lake Tahoe

Parks Trails Nature

Side Trips

Emerald Bay State Park, Eagle Falls Trail
Highlights from your plan
Emerald Bay State Park ©
Emerald Bay State Park

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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.
Yosemite Falls has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 27th (Sat): admire the sheer force of Yosemite Falls and then explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point.

To see maps, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Yosemite National Park trip planner.

Getting from South Lake Tahoe to Yosemite National Park by bus takes about 7 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in July, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Olancha.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Yosemite Falls ©
Yosemite Falls

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night
Olancha

Olancha
Olancha is a census designated place in Inyo County of the U.S. To find reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Olancha trip itinerary planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Yosemite National Park to Olancha. When traveling from Yosemite National Park in July, plan for a bit warmer days and warmer nights in Olancha: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. On the 28th (Sun), you're off to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Olancha

Historic Sites Parks Nature

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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.
On the 28th (Sun), get a taste of the local shopping with The Strip.

To see maps, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Las Vegas day trip planner.

You can drive from Olancha to Las Vegas in 4 hours. In July, daytime highs in Las Vegas are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Bryce Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Neighborhoods Historic Sites Shopping
Highlights from your plan
The Strip ©
The Strip

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Bryce Canyon National Park

Bryce Canyon National Park ©
You can find hoodoos--rock pillars formed by erosion--all around the world, but those of Bryce Canyon National Park remain the standard bearers thanks to their bright red color, tall stature, and arrangement in large amphitheaters.
Navajo/Queens Garden Loop has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Tue): tour the pleasant surroundings at Navajo Loop Trail and then take in breathtaking views at Sunset Point.

To see traveler tips and more tourist information, refer to the Bryce Canyon National Park trip planner.

Traveling by car from Las Vegas to Bryce Canyon National Park takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and car; or do a combination of shuttle and car. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Las Vegas to Bryce Canyon National Park due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Las Vegas in July, things will get much colder in Bryce Canyon National Park: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Wed) so you can drive to Monument Valley.

Things to do in Bryce Canyon National Park

Parks Trails Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Navajo Loop Trail ©
Navajo Loop Trail
Navajo/Queens Garden Loop ©
Navajo/Queens Garden Loop
Ruby's Inn Canyon Rock Shop ©
Ruby's Inn Canyon Rock Shop

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Monument Valley

Monument Valley is a region of the Colorado Plateau characterized by a cluster of vast sandstone buttes, the largest reaching 1000ft above the valley floor. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park. Start off your visit on the 1st (Thu): take in the dramatic natural features at Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park and then capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour.

For traveler tips, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read Monument Valley trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Bryce Canyon National Park to Monument Valley takes 6 hours. Traveling from Bryce Canyon National Park in July, things will get somewhat warmer in Monument Valley: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Thu) early enough to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Monument Valley

Tours Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Photography Tours
Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park ©
Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park

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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 Inner Canyon as well as South Kaibab Trail. On the 2nd (Fri), take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, explore the stunning scenery at Inner Canyon, and then trek along South Kaibab Trail.

To see maps, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Grand Canyon National Park vacation site.

You can fly from Monument Valley to Grand Canyon National Park in 5.5 hours. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Monument Valley in August; daily highs in Grand Canyon National Park reach °C and lows reach °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) so you can drive to Palm Springs.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Nature Trails
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
South Kaibab Trail ©
South Kaibab Trail
Inner Canyon ©
Inner Canyon

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nights
Palm Springs

Palm Springs
To find photos, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Palm Springs attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Grand Canyon National Park to Palm Springs takes 6.5 hours. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Palm Springs, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in August, things will get much warmer in Palm Springs: highs are around °C and lows about °C. You will leave for Los Angeles on the 5th (Mon).

Things to do in Palm Springs

Outdoors Parks Tours

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Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©
Pack the 6th (Tue) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. See even more of Los Angeles: enjoy the sand and surf at Santa Monica Bay, don't miss a visit to Hollywood Walk of Fame, and stroll through Venice Beach and Boardwalk.

To see more things to do, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Los Angeles trip itinerary planning tool.

Drive from Palm Springs to Los Angeles in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Traveling from Palm Springs in August, expect nights in Los Angeles to be slightly colder, around °C, while days are cooler, around °C. You will leave for home on the 9th (Fri).

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Santa Monica Bay
Highlights from your plan
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood
Santa Monica Bay ©
Santa Monica Bay
Venice Beach and Boardwalk ©
Venice Beach and Boardwalk

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