19 days in United States Itinerary

19 days in United States Itinerary

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19 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly + bus:  20​h 30​min
1
Santa Monica
— 5 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
2
Joshua Tree National Park
— Few hours
Drive:  3​h
3
Lake Havasu City
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
4
Grand Canyon National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
5
Page
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h
6
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
7
Death Valley National Park
— Few hours
Drive:  3​h 30​min
8
Mammoth Lakes
— 1 night
bus:  1​h 30​min
9
Yosemite National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h
10
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Fly:  17​h 45​min
End: Singapore

5
nights
Santa Monica

Santa Monica ©
A famed resort town since the early 20th century, Santa Monica sits on the picturesque Santa Monica Bay, bordered on three sides by the city of Los Angeles.
You've added Citadel Outlets, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Griffith Observatory, and other attractions to your itinerary. There's much more to do: get to know the fascinating history of Santa Monica Pier, shop like a local with Third Street Promenade, and immerse yourself in nature at Santa Monica State Beach.

To see ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Santa Monica day trip app .

Singapore, Singapore to Santa Monica is an approximately 20.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of flight and tram. The time zone difference when traveling from Singapore to Santa Monica is minus 16 hours. Traveling from Singapore in December, expect Santa Monica to be much colder, temps between 22°C and 11°C. You'll have a few hours on the 12th (Thu) to wrap things up before traveling to Joshua Tree National Park.

Things to do in Santa Monica

Theme Parks Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trips

Los Angeles, Disneyland Park
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood
Griffith Observatory ©
Griffith Observatory

few
hours
Joshua Tree National Park

Joshua Tree National Park ©
Joshua Tree National Park takes its name from the Joshua tree, a twisted, spiky tree with bayonet-shaped leaves at the top that's one of the few plant species hardy enough to thrive in the extreme climate of the Mojave Desert.
You've added Arch Rock, Hidden Valley Nature Trail, Keys View, and other attractions to your itinerary. On the 12th (Thu), admire the natural beauty at Cholla Cactus Garden, take in the dramatic natural features at Skull Rock, then explore the striking landscape at Keys View, then admire the verdant scenery at Hidden Valley Nature Trail, and finally make a trip to Arch Rock.

For other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Joshua Tree National Park trip itinerary maker tool .

You can drive from Santa Monica to Joshua Tree National Park in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Traveling from Santa Monica in December, expect Joshua Tree National Park to be a bit cooler, temps between 19°C and 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Lake Havasu City.

Things to do in Joshua Tree National Park

Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Hidden Valley Nature Trail ©
Hidden Valley Nature Trail
Keys View ©
Keys View
Cholla Cactus Garden ©
Cholla Cactus Garden

1
night
Lake Havasu City

Lake Havasu City ©
Lake Havasu City is a city in Mohave County, Arizona, United States. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Lake Havasu State Park, Lake Havasu and London Bridge.

To find maps, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Lake Havasu City day trip planning website .

Getting from Joshua Tree National Park to Lake Havasu City by car takes about 4 hours. Traveling from Joshua Tree National Park in December, plan for a bit warmer nights in Lake Havasu City, with lows around 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Fri) to allow time for the car ride to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Lake Havasu City

Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Lake Havasu State Park ©
Lake Havasu State Park
London Bridge ©
London Bridge
Lake Havasu ©
Lake Havasu

1
night
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Hopi Point, Lipan Point and Grand Canyon Village.

Plan my trip to Grand Canyon National Park with suggested itineraries provided by Inspirock.

Traveling by car from Lake Havasu City to Grand Canyon National Park takes 4 hours. Traveling from Lake Havasu City to Grand Canyon National Park, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect colder temperatures when traveling from Lake Havasu City in December; daily highs in Grand Canyon National Park reach 8°C and lows reach -11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Sat) to allow time for the car ride to Page.
Highlights from your plan
Lipan Point ©
Lipan Point
Grand Canyon Village ©
Grand Canyon Village
Hopi Point ©
Hopi Point

1
night
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Antelope Canyon as well as Glen Canyon Dam Overlook.

To see reviews, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Page planning tool .

You can drive from Grand Canyon National Park to Page in 2.5 hours. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in December, expect somewhat warmer with lows of -1°C in Page. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Sun) to allow time for the car ride to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Page

Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Horseshoe Bend ©
Horseshoe Bend
Antelope Canyon ©
Antelope Canyon
Glen Canyon Dam Overlook ©
Glen Canyon Dam Overlook

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.
You've added The Strip, Hoover Dam, Las Vegas North Premium Outlets, and other attractions to your itinerary. On the 15th (Sun), don't miss a visit to Fountains of Bellagio, then don't miss a visit to Stratosphere Tower, then take in panoramic vistas at High Roller, and finally get a taste of the local shopping with The Strip.

For more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Las Vegas route maker website .

Getting from Page to Las Vegas by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: take a shuttle; or do a combination of shuttle and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Page to Las Vegas. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Page in December: high temperatures in Las Vegas hover around 16°C and lows are around 4°C. On the 17th (Tue), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Death Valley National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Shopping Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

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

few
hours
Death Valley National Park

Death Valley National Park ©
Extreme heat and dryness create extreme landscapes in Death Valley National Park.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Badwater Basin, Mesquite Flat Sand Dunes and Artists Palette. On the 17th (Tue), make a trip to Mesquite Flat Sand Dunes, then take in the dramatic natural features at Artists Palette, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Badwater Basin.

To see where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Death Valley National Park trip itinerary maker app .

Drive from Las Vegas to Death Valley National Park in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Las Vegas in December, expect a bit cooler with lows of 0°C in Death Valley National Park. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Mammoth Lakes.

Things to do in Death Valley National Park

Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Badwater Basin ©
Badwater Basin
Mesquite Flat Sand Dunes ©
Mesquite Flat Sand Dunes
Artists Palette ©
Artists Palette

1
night
Mammoth Lakes

Mammoth Lakes ©
Mammoth Lakes is a town in Mono County, California, the county's only incorporated community. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Devils Postpile National Monument, Horseshoe Lake and Lake Mary.

To see other places to visit, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Mammoth Lakes holiday planner.

You can drive from Death Valley National Park to Mammoth Lakes in 3.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of car and bus. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Death Valley National Park in December: high temperatures in Mammoth Lakes hover around 9°C and lows are around -11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) early enough to catcht the bus to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Mammoth Lakes

Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Devils Postpile National Monument ©
Devils Postpile National Monument
Horseshoe Lake ©
Horseshoe Lake
Lake Mary ©
Lake Mary

2
nights
Yosemite National Park

Yosemite National Park ©
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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Mariposa Grove, Glacier Point, Yosemite, Tunnel View, and other attractions.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Yosemite National Park sightseeing planner .

You can take a bus from Mammoth Lakes to Yosemite National Park in 1.5 hours. In December, daily temperatures in Yosemite National Park can reach 9°C, while at night they dip to -11°C. You'll have a few hours on the 20th (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling to Napa.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Half Dome ©
Half Dome
Mariposa Grove ©
Mariposa Grove

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 Google Android Lawn Statues, The Tech Interactive, Stanford University, and other attractions you added. Next up on the itinerary: snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, get a taste of the local shopping with Ferry Building Marketplace, take in the pleasant sights at Fisherman's Wharf, and walk around Golden Gate Park.

For other places to visit, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the San Francisco trip planning tool .

Traveling by car from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in December, expect nights in San Francisco to be warmer, around 8°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Neighborhoods Museums Shopping

Side Trips

The Tech Interactive, Google Android Lawn Statues, Stanford University, Old Sacramento Waterfront
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf
Golden Gate Park ©
Golden Gate Park

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