18 days in United States Itinerary

18 days in United States Itinerary

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18 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Vancouver
Fly:  6​h
1
Los Angeles
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
San Diego
— 5 nights
Fly + bus:  5​h
3
Stateline
— 3 nights
bus + Fly:  5​h 30​min
4
Las Vegas
— 4 nights
Fly:  6​h
End: Vancouver

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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Disneyland Park and Disney California Adventure Park. Pack the 7th (Tue) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. There's lots more to do: see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory, browse the different shops at The Grove, get to know the fascinating history of Santa Monica Pier, and appreciate the history behind Guitar Center.

To find maps, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read Los Angeles driving holiday tool .

Vancouver, Canada to Los Angeles is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Vancouver in August: high temperatures in Los Angeles hover around 34°C and lows are around 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can go by car to San Diego.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Anaheim, Santa Monica Pier
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Disney California Adventure Park ©
Disney California Adventure Park
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood

5
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.
Family-friendly places like San Diego Zoo and Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve will thrill your kids. Pack the 11th (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at SeaWorld San Diego. Next up on the itinerary: let little ones run wild at Balboa Park, examine the collection at USS Midway Museum, pause for some photo ops at Cabrillo National Monument, and stroll through Children's Pool.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the San Diego itinerary builder site .

Traveling by car from Los Angeles to San Diego takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. When traveling from Los Angeles in August, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in San Diego: temperatures range from 30°C by day to 23°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Stateline.

Things to do in San Diego

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

3
nights
Stateline

Stateline ©
Stateline is a census-designated place (CDP) on the east shore of Lake Tahoe in Douglas County, Nevada, United States. Kids will appreciate attractions like Pope Beach and Lakeside Beach. Get out of town with these interesting Stateline side-trips: Incline Village (Burnt Cedar Beach, Incline Beach, & more). The adventure continues: explore the activities along Emerald Bay State Park and enjoy the sand and surf at El Dorado Beach.

To find where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Stateline online trip maker .

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from San Diego to Stateline takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect colder evenings in Stateline when traveling from San Diego in August, with lows around 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Stateline

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Incline Village, South Lake Tahoe, Emerald Bay State Park
Highlights from your plan
Pope Beach ©
Pope Beach
El Dorado Beach ©
El Dorado Beach
Burnt Cedar Beach ©
Burnt Cedar Beach

4
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.
Change things up with a short trip to Hoover Dam in Boulder City (about 50 minutes away). There's much more to do: explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, take in panoramic vistas at Eiffel Tower Experience at Paris Las Vegas, take in nature's colorful creations at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, and get a taste of the local shopping with The Strip.

To find maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Las Vegas trip builder website .

Do a combination of bus and flight from Stateline to Las Vegas in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. While traveling from Stateline, expect a bit warmer days and much hotter nights in Las Vegas, ranging from highs of 45°C to lows of 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Fun & Games Shopping

Side Trip

Hoover Dam
Highlights from your plan
The Strip ©
The Strip
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio

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