18 days in United States Itinerary

18 days in United States Itinerary

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18 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Rio de Janeiro
Fly:  18​h 45​min
1
San Diego
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Anaheim
— 3 nights
train:  30​min
3
Los Angeles
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
4
San Francisco
— 5 nights
Fly:  22​h
End: Rio de Janeiro

4
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.
LEGOLAND California has been added to your itinerary. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like San Diego Zoo and Balboa Park. Pack the 14th (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at SeaWorld San Diego. The adventure continues: stroll through Mission Beach Park and examine the collection at San Diego Air & Space Museum.

For ratings, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, use the San Diego trip itinerary maker.

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil to San Diego is an approximately 19-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 5 hours traveling from Rio de Janeiro to San Diego. Traveling from Rio de Janeiro in October, expect a bit cooler with lows of 20°C in San Diego. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) so you can go by car to Anaheim.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Theme Parks

Side Trip

LEGOLAND California
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San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
SeaWorld San Diego ©
SeaWorld San Diego
Balboa Park ©
Balboa Park

3
nights
Anaheim

Anaheim ©
Anaheim's major attractions are its world-famous Disney entertainment complex, sports teams, and convention center.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Disneyland Park and Disney California Adventure Park. The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to Downtown Disney and have some family-friendly fun at Flightdeck Flight Simulation Center.

To see other places to visit, ratings, maps, and tourist information, read Anaheim custom trip planner.

You can drive from San Diego to Anaheim in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from San Diego in October, expect nights in Anaheim to be about the same, around 19°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 33°C. You'll set off for Los Angeles on the 19th (Thu).

Things to do in Anaheim

Theme Parks Fun & Games
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Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Disney California Adventure Park ©
Disney California Adventure Park
Downtown Disney ©
Downtown Disney

3
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.
On the 20th (Fri), get in on the family fun at Universal Studios Hollywood. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: make a trip to Santa Monica Pier, examine the collection at Getty Center The Publications, then don't miss a visit to Hollywood Walk of Fame, and finally look and learn at Griffith Observatory.

For maps, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Los Angeles trip planner.

Los Angeles is very close to Anaheim. In October, daily temperatures in Los Angeles can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. On the 22nd (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to San Francisco.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Santa Monica Pier
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Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood
Griffith Observatory ©
Griffith Observatory
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center

5
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
You've now added SoMa (South of Market Street) to your itinerary. Attractions like Exploratorium and Japanese Tea Garden make great kid-friendly stops. There's lots more to do: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Alcatraz Island, take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, and enjoy some diversion at RocketBoat.

For traveler tips and tourist information, read San Francisco sightseeing planner.

You can do a combination of train and flight from Los Angeles to San Francisco in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Los Angeles in October; daily highs in San Francisco reach 26°C and lows reach 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium
Japanese Tea Garden ©
Japanese Tea Garden

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