18 days in United States Itinerary

18 days in United States Itinerary

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18 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Bengaluru
Fly:  23​h 15​min
1
San Francisco
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h
2
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  4​h 30​min
3
Grand Canyon National Park
— 5 nights
+2
bus + Fly + bus:  13​h
4
New York City
— 4 nights
bus + Fly:  22​h 30​min
End: Bengaluru

2
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: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Twin Peaks, head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Crissy Field.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our San Francisco road trip planning app .

Bengaluru, India to San Francisco is an approximately 23.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and subway; or do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Bengaluru to San Francisco is minus 13 hours. While traveling from Bengaluru, expect cooler days and a bit cooler nights in San Francisco, ranging from highs of 21°C to lows of 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Mon) early enough to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Neighborhoods Nature
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Golden Gate Park ©
Golden Gate Park

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.
Go for a jaunt from Las Vegas to Boulder City to see Hoover Dam about 50 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: ponder the design of Bellagio Fountains, look for gifts at Barneys New York, admire the natural beauty at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, and shop like a local with The Strip.

To see ratings, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, use the Las Vegas attractions planning tool .

Fly from San Francisco to Las Vegas in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of subway and flight; or drive. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from San Francisco in April: high temperatures in Las Vegas hover around 31°C and lows are around 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) so you can travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Shopping Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Hoover Dam
Highlights from your plan
Bellagio Fountains ©
Bellagio Fountains
Hoover Dam ©
Hoover Dam

5
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.
On the 7th (Sun), hike the day away at Bright Angel Trail. There's lots more to do: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, tour the pleasant surroundings at Rim Trail, get outside with Shoshone Point, and get great views at Lipan Point.

To find other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Grand Canyon National Park attractions planner.

Getting from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park by combination of car and flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a shuttle. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Las Vegas in April: highs in Grand Canyon National Park hover around 19°C, while lows dip to -3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can travel to New York City.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

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

4
nights
New York City

New York City ©
Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, shopping, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, don't miss a visit to The Metropolitan Museum of Art, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Patrick's Cathedral, and appreciate the history behind Statue of Liberty National Monument.

To find photos, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read New York City trip planner .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Grand Canyon National Park to New York City takes 13 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to New York City, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit warmer evenings in New York City when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in April, with lows around 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building

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