19 days in United States Itinerary

19 days in United States Itinerary

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19 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Lisbon
Fly:  17​h 30​min
1
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h
2
Las Vegas
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 30​min
3
San Diego
— 1 night
Fly + bus:  7​h 45​min
4
Grand Canyon National Park
— 5 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
5
Lake Powell
— 1 day
Drive:  6​h 45​min
6
Death Valley National Park
— 1 night
Drive + bus:  8​h
7
Yosemite National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
8
Monterey
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
9
Petaluma
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
10
San Francisco
— 1 night
Fly:  17​h 45​min
End: Lisbon

2
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Walt Disney Concert Hall as well as Griffith Observatory.

To find photos, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Los Angeles itinerary maker tool .

Lisbon, Portugal to Los Angeles is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference moving from Western European Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 8 hours. While traveling from Lisbon, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Los Angeles, ranging from highs of 24°C to lows of 11°C. On the 12th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums Childrens Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Santa Monica Pier
Highlights from your plan
La Brea Tar Pits and Museum ©
La Brea Tar Pits and Museum
Griffith Observatory ©
Griffith Observatory
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Tue): don't miss a visit to Bellagio Fountains.

To find ratings, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Las Vegas online route planner .

Getting from Los Angeles to Las Vegas by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. Traveling from Los Angeles in January, expect Las Vegas to be little chillier, temps between 17°C and 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) so you can travel to San Diego.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Shopping Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
The Strip ©
The Strip
The Neon Museum ©
The Neon Museum
Titanic ©
Titanic

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Thu): make a trip to Seaport Village.

To see photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the San Diego trip planner .

You can fly from Las Vegas to San Diego in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Las Vegas in January; daily highs in San Diego reach 22°C and lows reach 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 31st (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in San Diego

Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Seaport Village ©
Seaport Village

5
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.
Step out of the city life by going to Grand Canyon South Rim and Rim Trail. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Kolb Studio and Grand Canyon Railway Depot. Spend the 4th (Mon) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. Spend the 3rd (Sun) exploring nature at Grand Canyon National Park. And it doesn't end there: head outdoors with Shoshone Point, appreciate the history behind Powell Point, take some stellar pictures from Pima Point, and take in breathtaking views at Yavapai Point.

To find photos, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Grand Canyon National Park trip itinerary builder website .

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from San Diego to Grand Canyon National Park takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight, taxi, and bus. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is 1 hour. Traveling from San Diego in January, expect Grand Canyon National Park to be much colder, temps between 7°C and -11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Tue) early enough to travel to Lake Powell.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Mather Point ©
Mather Point

1
day
Lake Powell

Lake Powell ©
Lake Powell serves as the playground for the town of Page, drawing nearly three million visitors annually.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Wed): trek along Rainbow Bridge Trail and then hike along Alstrom Point.

Plan my trip to Lake Powell with suggested itineraries provided by Inspirock.

Drive from Grand Canyon National Park to Lake Powell in 7 hours. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in February: high temperatures in Lake Powell hover around 15°C and lows are around 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Death Valley National Park.

Things to do in Lake Powell

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trip

Alstrom Point
Highlights from your plan
Alstrom Point ©
Alstrom Point

1
night
Death Valley National Park

Death Valley National Park ©
Extreme heat and dryness create extreme landscapes in Death Valley National Park.
On the 7th (Thu), discover the riches below the earth's surface at Eureka Mine and then explore the stunning scenery at Twenty Mule Team Canyon.

To find reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Death Valley National Park trip planning website .

Traveling by car from Lake Powell to Death Valley National Park takes 10 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. The time zone difference when traveling from Lake Powell to Death Valley National Park is minus 1 hour. While traveling from Lake Powell, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Death Valley National Park, ranging from highs of 20°C to lows of 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) early enough to drive to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Death Valley National Park

Nature Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Twenty Mule Team Canyon ©
Twenty Mule Team Canyon
Eureka Mine ©
Eureka Mine

3
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.
Escape the urban bustle at Glacier Point and Yosemite Ski and Snowboard Area. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Big Trees Lodge, National Historic Landmark and Yosemite Museum Gallery. The adventure continues: take in the awesome beauty at Cathedral Beach Picnic Area, don't miss a visit to Valley View, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Mariposa Grove of Giant Sequoias.

To see reviews, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Yosemite National Park journey planner .

Getting from Death Valley National Park to Yosemite National Park by car takes about 8 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and bus. Traveling from Death Valley National Park in February, things will get slightly colder in Yosemite National Park: highs are around 10°C and lows about -9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sun) early enough to drive to Monterey.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Mariposa Grove of Giant Sequoias ©
Mariposa Grove of Giant Sequoias

1
night
Monterey

Monterey ©
Monterey is a city in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 11th (Mon): admire the majestic nature at Point Lobos, then stop by The Cheese Shop, then shop like a local with Carmel Art Association, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard.

For where to stay, maps, reviews, and tourist information, use the Monterey route planner .

Getting from Yosemite National Park to Monterey by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car, flight, and shuttle; or do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in February, expect nights in Monterey to be much warmer, around 8°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) early enough to travel to Petaluma.

Things to do in Monterey

Nature Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Carmel, Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard
Highlights from your plan
Point Lobos ©
Point Lobos
Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard ©
Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard
The Cheese Shop ©
The Cheese Shop

1
night
Petaluma

Petaluma ©
Petaluma is a city in Sonoma County, California, United States, 32mi north of San Francisco. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Tue): contemplate the long history of Jack London State Historic Park, then explore by horseback at Sonoma Valley Regional Park, then view the masterpieces at Imagery Estate Winery & Art Gallery, and finally make a trip to Vella Cheese Company.

To find maps, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, read our Petaluma trip itinerary planning app .

Traveling by car from Monterey to Petaluma takes 3 hours. Traveling from Monterey in February, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Petaluma, with lows of 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Petaluma

Parks Shopping Nature

Side Trips

Glen Ellen, Vella Cheese Company
Highlights from your plan
Jack London State Historic Park ©
Jack London State Historic Park
Sonoma Valley Regional Park ©
Sonoma Valley Regional Park

1
night
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Wed): take some stellar pictures from Twin Peaks, then get curious at California Academy of Sciences, and then browse the different shops at Ferry Building Marketplace.

For more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, use the San Francisco holiday planning tool .

Drive from Petaluma to San Francisco in an hour. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Petaluma in February since evenings lows in San Francisco dip to 10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Museums Childrens Museums Nature
Highlights from your plan
California Academy of Sciences ©
California Academy of Sciences
Twin Peaks ©
Twin Peaks
Ferry Building Marketplace ©
Ferry Building Marketplace

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