20 days in United States Itinerary

20 days in United States Itinerary

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20 days in United States Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  13​h
1
Phoenix
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Flagstaff
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
3
Page
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
4
Bryce Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 45​min
5
Grand Canyon National Park
— Few hours
Drive:  4​h 30​min
6
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
7
Death Valley National Park
— 2 nights
Drive + Bus:  9​h 30​min
8
Yosemite National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h
9
Tulare
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 15​min
10
Santa Barbara
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
11
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
Fly:  15​h
End: London

1
night
Phoenix

Phoenix ©
Phoenix is the capital and most populous city of the U.S. Your list of things to see and do now includes Goldfield (Ghost Town), Dolly Steamboat, Commemorative Air Force Museum, and other attractions. On the 1st (Tue), steep yourself in history at Goldfield (Ghost Town), learn about all things military at Commemorative Air Force Museum, then see the interesting displays at Hall of Flame Fire Museum, and finally explore the activities along Dolly Steamboat.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read Phoenix trip planner.

London, UK to Phoenix is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. You'll gain 7 hours traveling from London to Phoenix due to the time zone difference. Traveling from London in May, expect Phoenix to be much warmer, temps between 40°C and 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Flagstaff.

Things to do in Phoenix

Museums Tours Outdoors

Side Trips

Goldfield Ghost Town, Commemorative Air Force Museum, the Dolly Steamboat
Highlights from your plan
Commemorative Air Force Museum ©
Commemorative Air Force Museum
Hall of Flame Museum of Firefighting ©
Goldfield Ghost Town ©
Goldfield Ghost Town

2
nights
Flagstaff

Flagstaff ©
Sitting at an elevation of 2,135 m (7,000 ft) and just a short trip from the Grand Canyon and other natural wonders, the city of Flagstaff attracts outdoor enthusiasts from around the world.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Lava River Cave, Old Trails Museum and Devil's Bridge Trail. Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Wed): explore the fascinating underground world of Lava River Cave, see the interesting displays at Old Trails Museum, and then stroll through Devil's Bridge Trail. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To find other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Flagstaff travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Phoenix to Flagstaff takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In May, Flagstaff is cooler than Phoenix - with highs of 23°C and lows of 1°C. On the 4th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Page.

Things to do in Flagstaff

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trips

Devil's Bridge Trail, Old Trails Museum
Highlights from your plan
Devil's Bridge Trail ©
Devil's Bridge Trail
Lava River Cave ©
Lava River Cave
Museum of Northern Arizona ©
Museum of Northern Arizona

2
nights
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.
For ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Page itinerary planner.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Flagstaff to Page in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and flight. When traveling from Flagstaff in May, plan for a bit warmer days and warmer nights in Page: temperatures range from 31°C by day to 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Bryce Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Page

Nature Parks Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Glen Canyon National Recreation Area ©

2
nights
Bryce Canyon National Park

Bryce Canyon National Park ©
You can find hoodoos--rock pillars formed by erosion--all around the world, but those of Bryce Canyon National Park remain the standard bearers thanks to their bright red color, tall stature, and arrangement in large amphitheaters.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Sun): explore the stunning scenery at Willis Creek Slot Canyon and then explore the stunning scenery at Ponderosa Canyon. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the dramatic natural features at Queen Victoria, surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, and then explore the stunning scenery at Agua Canyon.

To see reviews, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Bryce Canyon National Park trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Page to Bryce Canyon National Park takes 4 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) so you can travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Bryce Canyon National Park

Nature Parks

Side Trips

Bryce, Willis Creek
Highlights from your plan
Willis Creek ©
Willis Creek
Ponderosa Canyon ©
Ponderosa Canyon
Agua Canyon ©
Agua Canyon

few
hours
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.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Tue): don't miss a visit to Powell Point, examine the collection at Kolb Studio, and then take in breathtaking views at Inner Canyon.

To see more things to do, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Grand Canyon National Park travel itinerary creator.

Traveling by combination of car and flight from Bryce Canyon National Park to Grand Canyon National Park takes 5 hours. May in Grand Canyon National Park sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 0°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) early enough to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Nature Parks Museums
Highlights from your plan
Powell Point ©
Powell Point
Kolb Studio ©
Kolb Studio
Inner Canyon ©
Inner Canyon

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.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Wed): take an in-depth tour of Titanic, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Guardian Angel Cathedral, then see the interesting displays at Madame Tussauds Las Vegas, and finally examine the collection at The Neon Museum.

For more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, use the Las Vegas custom trip planner.

Getting from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas by combination of flight and car takes about 4.5 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in May, expect nights in Las Vegas to be warmer, around 21°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 36°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can take a bus to Death Valley National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Titanic ©
Titanic
Guardian Angel Cathedral ©
Guardian Angel Cathedral
The Neon Museum ©
The Neon Museum

2
nights
Death Valley National Park

Death Valley National Park ©
Extreme heat and dryness create extreme landscapes in Death Valley National Park.
On the 10th (Thu), take in breathtaking views at Titus Canyon, take an in-depth tour of Beatty Museum & Historical Society, and then examine the collection at Goldwell Open Air Museum. On the 11th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate the waterfront views at Salt Creek Interpretive Trail, get engrossed in the history at The Ranch at Furnace Creek, then contemplate the long history of Harmony Borax Works, and finally take in breathtaking views at Twenty Mule Team Canyon.

For ratings, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Death Valley National Park custom trip planner.

Take a bus from Las Vegas to Death Valley National Park in 4 hours. Traveling from Las Vegas in May, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Death Valley National Park, with lows of 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) early enough to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Death Valley National Park

Nature Parks Museums

Side Trip

Beatty
Highlights from your plan
Titus Canyon ©
Titus Canyon
Twenty Mule Team Canyon ©
Twenty Mule Team Canyon
Harmony Borax Works ©
Harmony Borax Works

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.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Sat): hike along Wawona Meadow. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get interesting insight from Tours and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Merced Grove.

For ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Yosemite National Park trip builder.

Traveling by bus from Death Valley National Park to Yosemite National Park takes 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and car. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Death Valley National Park in May, with highs in Yosemite National Park at 21°C and lows at 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Tulare.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Trails Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
May Lake Trailhead ©
May Lake Trailhead
Merced Grove ©
Merced Grove
Wawona Meadow ©
Wawona Meadow

1
night
Tulare

Tulare ©
Tulare is a city in Tulare County, California. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Tue): stop by The Sun-Maid Market, play a few rounds at Ridge Creek Golf Course, and then explore the activities along Lake Kaweah. Here are some ideas for day two: immerse yourself in nature at Colonel Allensworth State Historic Park, then explore the world behind art at Clark Center For Japanese Art, and then explore and take pictures at Rawhide Ballpark.

To find other places to visit, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read Tulare itinerary maker.

You can drive from Yosemite National Park to Tulare in 4 hours. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Yosemite National Park in May: high temperatures in Tulare hover around 33°C and lows are around 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Santa Barbara.

Things to do in Tulare

Nature Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Colonel Allensworth State Historic Park, Clark Center for Japanese Art and Culture, Rawhide Ballpark, Lake Kaweah, Sun-Maid Store
Highlights from your plan
Colonel Allensworth State Historic Park ©
Lake Kaweah ©
Lake Kaweah
Rawhide Ballpark ©
Rawhide Ballpark

1
night
Santa Barbara

Santa Barbara ©
Nestled between the Pacific Ocean and the Santa Ynez Mountains, Santa Barbara is a solid vacation destination with its wide beaches, renowned wineries, and some of California's finest shopping and dining options.
On the 17th (Thu), see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Cold Spring Tavern, and then explore the world behind art at Santa Barbara Museum Of Art.

To find ratings, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Santa Barbara online itinerary creator.

Getting from Tulare to Santa Barbara by car takes about 3.5 hours. Traveling from Tulare in May, you will find days in Santa Barbara are little chillier (24°C), and nights are about the same (13°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Santa Barbara

Nature Parks Museums
Highlights from your plan
Cold Spring Tavern ©
Cold Spring Tavern
Santa Barbara Museum of Art ©
Santa Barbara Museum of Art

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.
On the 18th (Fri), get your bearings at The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens, then admire the masterpieces at Norton Simon Museum, then engage your brain at La Brea Tar Pits & Museum, and finally explore the world behind art at Los Angeles County Museum of Art. On the 19th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at Petersen Automotive Museum and then kick back and relax at Manhattan Beach.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from Santa Barbara to Los Angeles in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Santa Barbara in May, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Los Angeles, with lows of 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

The Huntington Library, Art Museum and Botanical Gardens, Manhattan Beach, Norton Simon Museum
Highlights from your plan
Norton Simon Museum ©
Norton Simon Museum
La Brea Tar Pits and Museum ©
La Brea Tar Pits and Museum

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