20 days in United States Itinerary

20 days in United States Itinerary

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1
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
2
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
3
St. George
— 2 nights
4
San Francisco
— 2 nights
5
Cambria
— 1 night
6
Santa Barbara
— 4 nights
7
Los Angeles
— 1 night
8
Bodega Bay
— 3 nights

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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.
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Dunedin, New Zealand to Los Angeles is an approximately 19-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from New Zealand Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 20 hours. October in Los Angeles sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 19°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trip

Victoria Beach
Highlights from your plan
Skirball Cultural Center ©
Skirball Cultural Center
Victoria Beach ©
Victoria Beach

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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 Casino at Luxor Las Vegas as well as The LINQ Promenade. Start off your visit on the 10th (Thu): take a stroll through The LINQ Promenade and then try to win big at Casino at Luxor Las Vegas.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Las Vegas vacation builder.

Fly from Los Angeles to Las Vegas in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in October, and nighttime lows around 18°C. On the 11th (Fri), you'll travel to St. George.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Neighborhoods · Casinos · Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
The LINQ Promenade ©
The LINQ Promenade

2
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St. George

St. George ©
St. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of St. George Tabernacle, contemplate the long history of Brigham Young Winter Home Historical Site, then walk around Red Hills Desert Garden, and finally stroll around Pioneer Park. Here are some ideas for day two: visit Kayenta, contemplate the long history of Jacob Hamlin Home, and then shop like a local with Kayenta Art Village.

To see reviews, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our St. George trip planner.

You can drive from Las Vegas to St. George in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a shuttle. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is 1 hour. Traveling from Las Vegas in October, plan for a bit cooler nights in St. George, with lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) to allow time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in St. George

Historic Sites · Parks · Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
St. George Tabernacle ©
St. George Tabernacle
Brigham Young Winter Home Historical Site ©
Brigham Young Winter Home Historical Site
Jacob Hamlin Home ©
Jacob Hamlin Home

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Mon): don't miss a visit to The Jimi Hendrix House, take a stroll through Haight-Ashbury, stroll the grounds of Presidio Pet Cemetery, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Grace Cathedral, and finally take in the local highlights with Walking tours. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 15th (Tue): take in panoramic vistas at Coit Tower, enjoy the sand and surf at Stinson Beach, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Tamalpais State Park.

For reviews, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the San Francisco route planner.

Traveling by flight from St. George to San Francisco takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus, train, and subway. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from St. George to San Francisco. Traveling from St. George in October, you will find days in San Francisco are a bit cooler (26°C), and nights are about the same (15°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) early enough to drive to Cambria.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks · Tours · Nature

Side Trips

Mount Tamalpais State Park, Stinson Beach
Highlights from your plan
Stinson Beach ©
Stinson Beach
Grace Cathedral ©
Grace Cathedral
Mount Tamalpais State Park ©
Mount Tamalpais State Park

1
night
Cambria

Cambria
Cambria is a seaside village in San Luis Obispo County, California, United States midway between San Francisco and Los Angeles along California State Route 1 (Highway 1). To see ratings, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Cambria travel planner.

Traveling by car from San Francisco to Cambria takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or fly. When traveling from San Francisco in October, plan for somewhat warmer days and a bit cooler nights in Cambria: temperatures range from 33°C by day to 9°C at night. You will leave for Santa Barbara on the 16th (Wed).

Things to do in Cambria

Parks · Outdoors · Shopping

4
nights
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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Carpenteria Bluffs Nature Preserve and Carpinteria State Beach. Get some cultural insight at La Purisima State Historical Park and Margerum Wine Company Tasting Room. Change things up with these side-trips from Santa Barbara: Old Mission Santa Ines (in Solvang), Surf Beach (in Lompoc) and Oxnard Beach Park (in Oxnard). And it doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at Thousand Steps Beach, stroll around Arroyo Burro County Beach Park, explore the engaging exhibits at Santa Barbara Maritime Museum, and take in nature's colorful creations at Alice Keck Park Memorial Gardens.

For more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Santa Barbara online driving holiday planner.

You can drive from Cambria to Santa Barbara in 2.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of bus, taxi, and train. While traveling from Cambria, expect slightly colder days and a bit warmer nights in Santa Barbara, ranging from highs of 29°C to lows of 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) so you can drive to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Santa Barbara

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Lompoc, Carpinteria, Old Mission Santa Ines, Butterfly Beach, Oxnard Beach Park
Highlights from your plan
Douglas Family Preserve ©
Douglas Family Preserve
Carpenteria Bluffs Nature Preserve ©
Carpenteria Bluffs Nature Preserve
La Purisima State Historical Park ©
La Purisima State Historical Park

1
night
Los Angeles

Los Angeles
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You can drive from Santa Barbara to Los Angeles in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Santa Barbara in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Los Angeles, with lows of 19°C. You will leave for Bodega Bay on the 21st (Mon).

Things to do in Los Angeles

Parks · Outdoors · Tours

3
nights
Bodega Bay

Bodega Bay ©
Bodega Bay is a town and census-designated place (CDP) in Sonoma County, California, United States. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Trentadue Winery and Cast Wines. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Ramazzotti Wine Tasting and Sonoma Coast Vineyards. Change things up with these side-trips from Bodega Bay: Pech Merle Winery (in Geyserville), St. Helena (Tudal Winery & Chateau Boswell) and Kenwood (Muscardini Cellars & B. Wise Vineyards). There's still lots to do: immerse yourself in nature at Bird Walk Coastal Access Trail, look for gifts at Fishetarian Fish Market, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Teresa of Avila Church.

To see other places to visit, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read our Bodega Bay driving holiday planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Los Angeles to Bodega Bay. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Los Angeles in October since evenings lows in Bodega Bay dip to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Bodega Bay

Wineries · Shopping · Nature

Side Trips

Geyserville, St. Helena, Kenwood
Highlights from your plan
Sonoma Coast Vineyards ©
Sonoma Coast Vineyards
Ramazzotti Wine Tasting ©
Ramazzotti Wine Tasting
Trentadue Winery ©
Trentadue Winery

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