18 days in United States Itinerary

18 days in United States Itinerary

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1
San Francisco
— 3 nights
2
Santa Barbara
— 1 night
3
San Diego
— 2 nights
4
Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
5
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
6
Los Angeles
— 4 nights

3
nights
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 Ferry Plaza Farmers Market, Alcatraz Island and Fisherman's Wharf. And it doesn't end there: snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, shop like a local with Union Square, and get great views at Twin Peaks.

For traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our San Francisco journey maker tool.

Singapore, Singapore to San Francisco is an approximately 18-hour flight. The time zone changes from Singapore Standard Time (SGT) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -16 hour difference. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Singapore in December, with highs in San Francisco at °C and lows at °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Santa Barbara.

Things to do in San Francisco

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Nature
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf
Union Square ©
Union Square

1
night
Santa Barbara

Santa Barbara
Nestled between the Pacific Ocean and the Santa Ynez Mountains, Santa Barbara is a solid vacation destination with its wide beaches, renowned wineries, and some of California's finest shopping and dining options.
Santa Barbara Scenic Drive has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 12th (Wed): cruise along Santa Barbara Scenic Drive.

For ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Santa Barbara online trip builder.

Traveling by flight from San Francisco to Santa Barbara takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from San Francisco in December, plan for a bit warmer days in Santa Barbara, with highs around °C, while nights are about the same with lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) early enough to go by car to San Diego.

Things to do in Santa Barbara

Outdoors Scenic Drive

2
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes San Diego Zoo, La Jolla Cove and San Diego Zoo Safari Park. Start off your visit on the 13th (Thu): meet the residents at San Diego Zoo. On your second day here, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at San Diego Zoo Safari Park and then enjoy the sand and surf at La Jolla Cove.

For where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read San Diego online itinerary planner.

Drive from Santa Barbara to San Diego in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. Traveling from Santa Barbara in December, expect somewhat warmer with lows of °C in San Diego. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Outdoors

Side Trip

San Diego Zoo Safari Park
Highlights from your plan
San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
La Jolla Cove ©
La Jolla Cove
San Diego Zoo Safari Park ©
San Diego Zoo Safari Park

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Sat): take some stellar pictures from Lookout Studio, thentake some stellar pictures from Powell Point, and then take some stellar pictures from Hopi Point.

To find more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Grand Canyon National Park trip planner.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from San Diego to Grand Canyon National Park in 8 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of tram, bus, and shuttle. The time zone difference when traveling from San Diego to Grand Canyon National Park is 1 hour. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from San Diego in December, with highs in Grand Canyon National Park at °C and lows at °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Nature Parks Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Powell Point ©
Powell Point
Lookout Studio ©
Lookout Studio

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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like The Neon Museum and Bodies The Exhibition. Shop till you drop at The Strip and The Forum Shops at Caesars. Next up on the itinerary: take in panoramic vistas at Eiffel Tower Viewing Deck, ponder the design of Fountains of Bellagio, make a trip to Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas Sign, and look for gifts at Las Vegas North Premium Outlets.

To see ratings, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read Las Vegas trip planner.

Traveling by car from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or do a combination of bus and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas. While traveling from Grand Canyon National Park, expect a bit warmer days and much warmer nights in Las Vegas, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Shopping Neighborhoods Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
The Strip ©
The Strip
The Neon Museum ©
The Neon Museum

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.
Explore hidden gems such as Citadel Outlets and Old Pasadena. Shop till you drop at Two Rodeo Drive and Shoreline Village. Venture out of the city with trips to Malibu (El Matador State Beach & Zuma Beach) and Rodeo Drive (in Beverly Hills). There's much more to do: get in on the family fun at Universal Studios Hollywood, see the interesting displays at GRAMMY Museum, browse the eclectic array of goods at Melrose Trading Post, and stop by Hollywood & Highland.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read Los Angeles visit planner.

You can fly from Las Vegas to Los Angeles in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Las Vegas in December, expect Los Angeles to be a bit warmer, temps between °C and °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Shopping Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Malibu, Beverly Hills, Shoreline Village, Old Pasadena
Highlights from your plan
Hollywood & Highland ©
Hollywood & Highland
Citadel Outlets ©
Citadel Outlets
Two Rodeo Drive ©
Two Rodeo Drive

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