19 days in United States Itinerary

19 days in United States Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States trip planner

Make it your trip
Fly
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Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Fly
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Los Angeles
— 2 nights
Fly
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San Francisco
— 4 nights
Drive
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Yosemite National Park
— 2 nights
Drive
5
Austin
— 1 night
Drive
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Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park
— 1 night
Fly to Flagstaff, Bus to Maswik Lodge
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Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
Drive
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Mexican Hat
— 1 night
Drive
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Salina
— 1 day
Drive to Wichita Eisenhower National Airport, Fly to Manchester Airport

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Las Vegas

— 2 nights

Sin City

Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
On the 27th (Mon), take in breathtaking views at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, enjoy breathtaking views from High Roller, and then examine the collection at The Mob Museum. Keep things going the next day: wander the streets of The Strip, take in nature's colorful creations at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, then don't miss a visit to Fountains of Bellagio, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Eiffel Tower Viewing Deck.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Las Vegas driving holiday planner.

Manchester, UK to Las Vegas is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. You'll gain 8 hours traveling from Manchester to Las Vegas due to the time zone difference. Expect much hotter weather when traveling from Manchester in April: highs in Las Vegas hover around 31°C, while lows dip to 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) early enough to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Neighborhoods · Parks · Historic Sites · Shopping

Los Angeles

— 2 nights

City of Angels

Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Wed): find something for the whole family at Disneyland Park and then look and learn at Griffith Observatory. On the 30th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: find something for the whole family at Universal Studios Hollywood and then examine the collection at The Getty Center.

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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. While traveling from Las Vegas, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Los Angeles, ranging from highs of 28°C to lows of 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks · Museums · Childrens Museums

Side Trip

San Francisco

— 4 nights

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
San Francisco is known for nature, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, get curious at Exploratorium, buy something for everyone on your list at Ferry Building Marketplace, and browse the eclectic array of goods at Ferry Plaza Farmers Market.

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Fly from Los Angeles to San Francisco in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Los Angeles in April, expect San Francisco to be a bit cooler, temps between 22°C and 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) so you can travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Childrens Museums

Yosemite National Park

— 2 nights
Massive granite mountains, towering waterfalls, groves of Giant Sequoia trees, and wilderness as far as the eye can see distinguish the landscape of Yosemite National Park.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Tue): look for all kinds of wild species at Nature Center at Happy Isles, take in the dramatic scenery at Vernal Fall, then get great views at Valley View, and finally admire the sheer force of Yosemite Falls. On your second day here, explore the activities along Merced River, then don't miss a visit to Yosemite Village, then take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier Point, and finally take some stellar pictures from Washburn Point.

To see traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Yosemite National Park day trip planning tool.

You can drive from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park in 4 hours. Traveling from San Francisco in May, expect slightly colder with lows of 1°C in Yosemite National Park. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Austin.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Austin

— 1 night
Austin is a small, unincorporated community and census-designated place in Lander County, Nevada, United States. Start off your visit on the 7th (Thu): contemplate the long history of Stokes Castle and then admire the majestic nature at Berlin-Ichthyosaur State Park.

To find more things to do, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, use the Austin online holiday planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Yosemite National Park to Austin. In May in Austin, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 2°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) so you can travel to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Austin

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites

Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park

— 1 night

A Land of Giants

With mountain peaks reaching past 4,250 m (14,000 ft) and trees stretching to over 75 m (250 ft) high, Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks present nature on a grand scale.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Fri): take in the dramatic natural features at Moro Rock Trail, take a peaceful walk through Giant Forest, and then trek along Lakes Trail in Sequoia National Park.

To find other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park road trip tool.

You can drive from Austin to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park in 10 hours. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Austin in May: high temperatures in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park hover around 34°C and lows are around 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) early enough to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park

Parks · Trails · Outdoors · Nature

Grand Canyon National Park

— 2 nights
The size, shape, and color of Grand Canyon National Park combine to leave an impression on visitors as deep as the canyon itself.
Grand Canyon National Park is known for nature, trails, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim, take some stellar pictures from Lipan Point, enjoy breathtaking views from Desert View Watchtower, and trek along Bright Angel Trail.

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You can do a combination of flight and bus from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park to Grand Canyon National Park in 11 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of flight and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park to Grand Canyon National Park. When traveling from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park in May, plan for a bit cooler days and much colder nights in Grand Canyon National Park: temperatures range from 23°C by day to 0°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Mexican Hat.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks · Trails · Outdoors · Nature

Mexican Hat

— 1 night
Mexican Hat is a census-designated place (CDP) on the San Juan River on the northern edge of the Navajo Nations borders in south-central San Juan County, Utah, United States. Start off your visit on the 12th (Tue): hit the best photo ops around with an inspiring photography tour.

To see photos, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, use the Mexican Hat itinerary maker tool.

You can drive from Grand Canyon National Park to Mexican Hat in 5 hours. In May, Mexican Hat is a bit warmer than Grand Canyon National Park - with highs of 27°C and lows of 7°C. On the 12th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Salina.

Things to do in Mexican Hat

Tours

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip

Salina

— 1 day
Salina is a city in and the county seat of Saline County, Kansas, United States., the city population was 47,707. Kick off your visit on the 13th (Wed): view the masterpieces at Small World Gallery and then take in the exciting artwork at SculptureTour Salina.

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Getting from Mexican Hat to Salina by car takes about 13.5 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Mexican Hat to Salina. Traveling from Mexican Hat in May, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 13°C in Salina. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Salina

Museums · Shopping

Side Trip

United States travel guide

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Specialty Museums · Beaches · Historic Sites
More than the country of car-packed streets seen in TV shows and movies, the United States of America is a complex and diverse home to over 300 million people living in a wide range of landscapes and climates. From its big-city skyscrapers to its sprawling natural parks, the country's ''melting pot'' combines many ethnic groups that share a strong sense of national identity despite their cultural differences. A country of road trips and big blue skies, the United States harbors orderly cities filled with restaurants, parks, museums, and innumerable sightseeing opportunities, as well as pristine natural areas perfect for a holiday in the great outdoors. To see as much as you can of this diverse land quickly, drive over some of the more than 6 million km (4 million mi) of highways leading through deserts, mountain peaks, fertile fields, and giant urban centers.