19 days in United States Itinerary

19 days in United States Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States holiday maker

Make it your trip
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Los Angeles
— 4 nights
Drive
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Death Valley National Park
— 1 night
Drive
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Las Vegas
— 4 nights
Drive
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Grand Canyon National Park
— 1 night
Bus to Flagstaff, Fly to Jackson
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Yellowstone National Park
— 4 nights
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San Francisco
— 2 nights
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Los Angeles

— 4 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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Santa Monica Pier and Hollywood Walk of Fame. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Montana Avenue and Abbot Kinney Boulevard. Explore Los Angeles' surroundings by going to Dolphin & Whale Watching (in Dana Point), Santa Monica (Santa Monica Mountains, Third Street Promenade, &more) and Anaheim (Oak Canyon Nature Center & Disneyland Park). There's much more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Venice Beach and Boardwalk, identify plant and animal life at Kenneth Hahn State Recreation Area, look and learn at Griffith Observatory, and stop by Hollywood & Highland.

To see more things to do, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Los Angeles trip itinerary website.

London, UK to Los Angeles is an approximately 15-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 8 hours. Traveling from London in October, you will find days in Los Angeles are much warmer (32°C), and nights are somewhat warmer (19°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Death Valley National Park.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Wildlife · Parks · Theme Parks · Shopping

Side Trips

Death Valley National Park

— 1 night

Hottest, Driest, Lowest

Extreme heat and dryness create extreme landscapes in Death Valley National Park.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sat): contemplate the waterfront views at Badwater Basin, then take an in-depth tour of The Ranch at Furnace Creek, then contemplate the long history of Harmony Borax Works, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Zabriskie Point.

For where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Death Valley National Park journey maker site.

You can drive from Los Angeles to Death Valley National Park in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of train, bus, and car. Traveling from Los Angeles in October, Death Valley National Park is a bit cooler at night with lows of 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) early enough to drive to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Death Valley National Park

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites · Museums

Las Vegas

— 4 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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Vegas! The Show as well as Grand Canyon Helicopters - Las Vegas. Do some cultural sightseeing at The Strip and The Neon Museum. Step out of the city life by going to Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area and Lake Mead National Recreation Area. Venture out of the city with trips to Spring Mountains Visitor Center (in Mount Charleston), Willow Beach (in Fort Mohave) and Little Finland (in Mesquite). The adventure continues: examine the collection at The Mob Museum, pedal to the sights with Escape Adventures, take in nature's colorful creations at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, and ponder the design of Fountains of Bellagio.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Las Vegas trip builder site.

Drive from Death Valley National Park to Las Vegas in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Death Valley National Park in October, Las Vegas is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) to allow time to drive to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours · Parks

Side Trips

Grand Canyon National Park

— 1 night
The size, shape, and color of Grand Canyon National Park combine to leave an impression on visitors as deep as the canyon itself.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Thu): hike along South Kaibab Trail, then explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim, then take in a show at Hopi House, and finally take some stellar pictures from Powell Point.

To find reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Grand Canyon National Park online travel planner.

Getting from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: take a shuttle; or do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park is 1 hour. When traveling from Las Vegas in October, plan for a bit cooler days in Grand Canyon National Park, with highs around 22°C, while nights are much colder with lows around 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) early enough to travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature

Yellowstone National Park

— 4 nights

World's Largest Collection of Geysers

An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
Visiting Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone and Hayden Valley will get you outdoors. When in Yellowstone National Park, make a side trip to see Madison Avenue Old Time Photos in West Yellowstone, approximately West Yellowstone away. And it doesn't end there: take in the awesome beauty at Mount Washburn, witness a stunning natural landmark at Lone Star Geyser, explore the activities along Lehardy's Rapids, and take in the dramatic natural features at Biscuit Basin.

To see other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Yellowstone National Park day trip planning site.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Grand Canyon National Park to Yellowstone National Park in 13 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus, flight, and car; or do a combination of shuttle and flight. In October, Yellowstone National Park is a bit cooler than Grand Canyon National Park - with highs of 9°C and lows of -4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trip

San Francisco

— 2 nights

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Wed): identify plant and animal life at Strawberry Hill, shop like a local with Ferry Building Marketplace, step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island, then take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, and finally take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge.

For traveler tips, maps, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our San Francisco day trip planning app.

You can fly from Yellowstone National Park to San Francisco in 6 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of car, bus, train, and subway. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Yellowstone National Park to San Francisco. Prepare for warmer weather when traveling from Yellowstone National Park in October: high temperatures in San Francisco hover around 26°C and lows are around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Neighborhoods

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.