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
— 3 nights
Drive:  6​h
2
Kingman
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Grand Canyon National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 30​min
4
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
5
Death Valley National Park
— Few hours
Drive:  3​h 30​min
6
Bakersfield
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
7
Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park
— 1 night
bus:  1​h 30​min
8
Yosemite National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
9
San Francisco
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h
10
New York City
— 5 nights
Fly:  11​h 30​min
End: Lisbon

3
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.
You've added University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), Venice Beach and Boardwalk, Santa Monica Pier, and other attractions to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Fri): enjoy the sand and surf at Venice Beach and Boardwalk. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Sat): get in on the family fun at Universal Studios Hollywood and then take a leisurely stroll along Santa Monica Pier.

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Lisbon, Portugal to Los Angeles is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of flight and train. The time zone changes from Western European Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -8 hour difference. In April in Los Angeles, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Kingman.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Tours Museums

Side Trips

Warner Bros. Studio Tour Hollywood, Santa Monica Pier
Highlights from your plan
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood
Griffith Observatory ©
Griffith Observatory
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier

1
night
Kingman

Kingman ©
Kingman is a city in and the county seat of Mohave County, Arizona, United States. To see other places to visit, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Kingman trip builder site .

You can drive from Los Angeles to Kingman in 5 hours. Another option is to fly. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Los Angeles to Kingman. Traveling from Los Angeles in April, Kingman is a bit cooler at night with lows of 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) early enough to drive to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Kingman

Museums
Highlights from your plan
Historic Route 66 Museum ©
Historic Route 66 Museum

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 Grand Canyon Village, Rim Trail and Mather Point. On the 9th (Tue), explore the stunning scenery at Yavapai Point, examine the collection at Yavapai Geology Museum, take some stellar pictures from Mather Point, then examine the collection at Kolb Studio, and finally trek along Rim Trail.

To see more things to do, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read Grand Canyon National Park travel tool .

Traveling by car from Kingman to Grand Canyon National Park takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or do a combination of bus and shuttle. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Kingman in April, with highs in Grand Canyon National Park at 19°C and lows at -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Wed) to allow time for travel to Las Vegas.

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
South Kaibab Trail ©
South Kaibab Trail

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Fremont Street Experience, "O" by Cirque du Soleil and Pinball Hall of Fame. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Wed): get a taste of the local shopping with The Strip and then ponder the design of Bellagio Fountains.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, go to the Las Vegas journey builder app .

Traveling by combination of flight and car from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 1 hour. When traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in April, plan for a bit warmer days and much hotter nights in Las Vegas: temperatures range from 31°C by day to 16°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Death Valley National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Museums Historic Sites Nightlife
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
Fremont Street Experience ©
Fremont Street Experience
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum

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 Mesquite Flat Sand Dunes, Badwater Basin and Artists Palette. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Fri): explore the striking landscape at Zabriskie Point, then take in the dramatic natural features at Artists Palette, then contemplate the waterfront views at Badwater Basin, and finally don't miss a visit to Mesquite Flat Sand Dunes.

To see reviews, ratings, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Death Valley National Park itinerary site .

Traveling by car from Las Vegas to Death Valley National Park takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Las Vegas in April, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Death Valley National Park, with lows of 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) early enough to travel to Bakersfield.

Things to do in Death Valley National Park

Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Zabriskie Point ©
Zabriskie Point
Artists Palette ©
Artists Palette
Badwater Basin ©
Badwater Basin

1
night
Bakersfield

Bakersfield
Bakersfield is a city in California, United States, and the county seat of Kern County. To find more things to do, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Bakersfield trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Death Valley National Park to Bakersfield takes 4 hours. In April in Bakersfield, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) so you can travel to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Bakersfield

Parks Nature Outdoors

1
night
Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park

Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park ©
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes General Sherman Tree. Start off your visit on the 13th (Sat): delve into the lush surroundings at Giant Forest and then make a trip to General Sherman Tree.

To see where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park vacation builder website .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Bakersfield to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park. April in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) so you can take a bus to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park

Historic Sites Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Giant Forest ©
Giant Forest

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 day-by-day itinerary now includes Nature Center at Happy Isles, Vernal Fall, Pohono Bridge, and other attractions you added. On the 14th (Sun), contemplate the waterfront views at Tenaya Lake, then explore the striking landscape at North Dome, and then get great views at Tunnel View. On the 15th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier Point, take in the views from Pohono Bridge, look for all kinds of wild species at Nature Center at Happy Isles, then take in the dramatic scenery at Vernal Fall, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Yosemite Falls.

For reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Yosemite National Park trip itinerary builder tool .

You can take a bus from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park to Yosemite National Park in 7 hours. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park in April: highs in Yosemite National Park hover around 17°C, while lows dip to -2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Vernal Fall ©
Vernal Fall
North Dome ©
North Dome

2
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
You've added Japanese Tea Garden, Marin Headlands, Fisherman's Wharf, and other attractions to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 16th (Tue): take a stroll through Chinatown, make a trip to Powell and Market Cable Car Turnaround, and then take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf. Keep things going the next day: admire the majestic nature at Marin Headlands, admire the natural beauty at Japanese Tea Garden, and then snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our San Francisco tour itinerary website .

Getting from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in April, expect nights in San Francisco to be much hotter, around 12°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) so you can travel to New York City.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Neighborhoods Nature

Side Trip

Marin Headlands
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf
Marin Headlands ©
Marin Headlands

5
nights
New York City

New York City ©
Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Tiffany Street Clock at 5th Ave., Central Park, Brooklyn Heights Promenade, and other attractions. The Metropolitan Museum of Art and St. Patrick's Cathedral are good opportunities to explore the local culture. 9/11 Memorial and The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) will appeal to museum buffs. There's still lots to do: get a new perspective on nature at American Museum of Natural History.

For reviews, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read our New York City vacation maker .

Do a combination of flight and bus from San Francisco to New York City in 9 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. You'll lose 3 hours traveling from San Francisco to New York City due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from San Francisco in April; daily highs in New York City reach 19°C and lows reach 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Brooklyn
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial

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