18 days in United States Itinerary

18 days in United States Itinerary

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18 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Dallas
Drive:  4​h 30​min
1
San Antonio
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Austin
— 1 night
Drive:  21​h 30​min
3
Page
— Few hours
Drive:  2​h 30​min
4
Grand Canyon National Park
— 4 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
5
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Drive:  9​h 30​min
6
San Francisco
— 5 nights
Drive:  30​h
End: Dallas

2
nights
San Antonio

San Antonio ©
As the state’s second largest city, San Antonio embodies Texas’ rich cultural heritage while maintaining the Old West charm of an oil town.
Kids will enjoy SeaWorld San Antonio and Natural Bridge Caverns. And it doesn't end there: find something for the whole family at Six Flags Fiesta Texas, take a stroll around Tower of the Americas, contemplate the long history of The Alamo, and contemplate the waterfront views at San Antonio River.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read San Antonio travel itinerary planner.

Dallas to San Antonio is an approximately 3-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 94°F in June, and nighttime lows around 74°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) so you can take a bus to Austin.

Things to do in San Antonio

Theme Parks Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
SeaWorld ©
SeaWorld
Natural Bridge Caverns ©
Natural Bridge Caverns
Six Flags Fiesta Texas ©
Six Flags Fiesta Texas

1
night
Austin

Austin ©
Despite its laid-back college vibe, Austin is an influential center for politics, technology, film, and music.
On the 28th (Wed), get a sense of history and politics at State Capitol, then take in nature's colorful creations at Zilker Metropolitan Park, and then witness a stunning natural landmark at Barton Springs Pool.

To see where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read Austin trip itinerary builder.

Getting from San Antonio to Austin by bus takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. In June in Austin, expect temperatures between 95°F during the day and 73°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Page.

Things to do in Austin

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Barton Springs Pool ©
Barton Springs Pool
Texas State Capitol ©
Texas State Capitol
Zilker Metropolitan Park ©
Zilker Metropolitan Park

few
hours
Page

Page ©
Originally little more than a simple camp constructed to house workers who built a nearby dam on the Colorado River, Page is now a popular stop for travelers preparing a trip to Arizona's canyon country.
For other places to visit, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Page travel itinerary creator.

You can fly from Austin to Page in 6 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Austin to Page is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Austin in June, plan for little chillier nights in Page, with lows around 67°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Page

Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Antelope Canyon ©
Antelope Canyon

4
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 1st (Sat), hike the day away at Bright Angel Trail. Next up on the itinerary: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, hike along Rim Trail, take some stellar pictures from Yaki Point, and stroll through South Kaibab Trail.

To find ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Grand Canyon National Park travel itinerary planner.

You can do a combination of flight and taxi from Page to Grand Canyon National Park in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. When traveling from Page 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 41°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) so you can drive to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

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

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.
On the 3rd (Mon), take in panoramic vistas at Stratosphere Tower and then take in the dramatic natural features at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area. On your second day here, get your game on at The Roller Coaster, shop like a local with The Strip, admire the natural beauty at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, then enjoy some music at Bellagio Fountains, and finally enjoy some diversion at Paris Las Vegas.

For reviews and tourist information, go to the Las Vegas vacation trip planner.

Getting from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas by car takes about 4.5 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas is minus 1 hour. When traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in July, plan for somewhat warmer days and warmer nights in Las Vegas: temperatures range from 103°F by day to 82°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Nature Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
The Roller Coaster ©
The Roller Coaster
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio

5
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like The Exploratorium and Japanese Tea Garden. Venture out of the city with trips to Wine Tours & Tastings (in Napa) and Muir Woods National Monument (in Mill Valley). There's lots more to do: steep yourself in history at Alcatraz Island, take a memorable ride with Cable Cars, take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, and explore the galleries of California Academy of Sciences.

To find traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read San Francisco travel itinerary planner.

You can fly from Las Vegas to San Francisco in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect colder temperatures when traveling from Las Vegas in July; daily highs in San Francisco reach 72°F and lows reach 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Museums Tours

Side Trips

Muir Woods National Monument, Wine Tours & Tastings
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium
Muir Woods National Monument ©
Muir Woods National Monument

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