20 days in United States Itinerary

20 days in United States Itinerary

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Twentynine Palms
— 1 night
2
Ocotillo
— 1 night
3
San Diego
— 2 nights
4
Los Angeles
— 3 nights
5
Malibu
— 1 day
6
Monterey
— 3 nights
7
San Francisco
— 3 nights
8
Sonora
— 1 night
9
Austin
— 1 day
10
Moab
— 2 nights
11
Monument Valley
— 1 night
12
Tusayan
— 1 day

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Twentynine Palms

Twentynine Palms ©
Twentynine Palms is a city in San Bernardino County, California, United States. Start off your visit on the 14th (Tue): trek along Boy Scout Trail, thenview the masterpieces at The Glass Outhouse Art Gallery, thenmake a trip to Love Signs, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Wonderland of Rocks.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Twentynine Palms trip maker.

Las Vegas to Twentynine Palms is an approximately 5-hour car ride. You can also fly; or do a combination of bus and car. Expect a daytime high around °C in May, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can travel to Ocotillo.

Things to do in Twentynine Palms

Parks Trails Outdoors

Side Trip

Joshua Tree National Park
Highlights from your plan
Wonderland of Rocks ©
Wonderland of Rocks
The Glass Outhouse Art Gallery ©
The Glass Outhouse Art Gallery
Love Signs ©
Love Signs

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Ocotillo

Ocotillo ©
Ocotillo is a census-designated place (CDP) in Imperial County, California. Start off your visit on the 15th (Wed): explore the stunning scenery at Fossil Canyon, thentake an unorthodox tour of Coyote's Flying Saucer Retrievals and Repairs, and then examine the collection at Imperial Valley Desert Museum.

For traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read Ocotillo travel route planner.

Getting from Twentynine Palms to Ocotillo by car takes about 3 hours. Traveling from Twentynine Palms in May, expect nights in Ocotillo to be about the same, around °C, while days are a bit warmer, around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can travel to San Diego.

Things to do in Ocotillo

Nature Parks Museums

Side Trip

Coyote's Flying Saucer Retrievals and Repairs
Highlights from your plan
Fossil Canyon ©
Fossil Canyon
Imperial Valley Desert Museum ©
Imperial Valley Desert Museum
Coyote's Flying Saucer Retrievals and Repairs ©

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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.
On the 16th (Thu), pause for some photo ops at The Unconditional Surrender, thenget up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, and then kick back and relax at Pacific Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Fri): explore the different monuments and memorials at Fort Rosecrans Cemetery and then take in the dramatic natural features at Point Loma.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, use the San Diego road trip tool.

Traveling by car from Ocotillo to San Diego takes 1.5 hours. When traveling from Ocotillo in May, plan for much colder days in San Diego, with highs around °C, while nights are about the same with lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Diego

Outdoors Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Fort Rosecrans Cemetery ©
Fort Rosecrans Cemetery
Point Loma ©
Point Loma
Pacific Beach ©
Pacific Beach

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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.
On the 18th (Sat), go for a walk through 26-Mile Bike Path, appreciate the extensive heritage of Venice Canals Walkway, thenexplore the different monuments and memorials at Pierce Brothers Westwood Village Memorial Park, thenexamine the collection at Petersen Automotive Museum, and finally admire the masterpieces at Los Angeles County Museum of Art. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in nature's colorful creations at The Huntington Library, Art Museum and Botanical Gardens, thentake in nature's colorful creations at Los Angeles County Arboretum & Botanic Garden, and then admire the masterpieces at The Broad.

To see traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Los Angeles travel route site.

Traveling by car from San Diego to Los Angeles takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. In May, daily temperatures in Los Angeles can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Malibu.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

26-Mile Bike Path, Los Angeles County Arboretum & Botanic Garden, The Huntington Library, Art Museum and Botanical Gardens
Highlights from your plan
26-Mile Bike Path ©
26-Mile Bike Path

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Malibu

Malibu ©
Malibu is a beach city in Los Angeles County, California, situated 30mi west of Downtown Los Angeles. Kick off your visit on the 20th (Mon): tour the pleasant surroundings at Westward Beach, thenexplore the striking landscape of Paramount Ranch, and then kick back and relax at Carbon Beach.

For more things to do, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Malibu road trip app.

Drive from Los Angeles to Malibu in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of tram and bus. In May, daytime highs in Malibu are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Monterey.

Things to do in Malibu

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Paramount Ranch
Highlights from your plan
Paramount Ranch ©
Paramount Ranch
Carbon Beach
Carbon Beach

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Monterey

Monterey ©
Monterey is a city in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 21st (Tue): make a trip to San Carlos Cathedral, grab your bike and head to Monterey Peninsula Recreational Trail, and then savor the flavors at Food & Drink. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: kick back and relax at Asilomar State Beach, appreciate the extensive heritage of Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard, and then stroll through Lovers Point.

For reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Monterey route maker app.

Traveling by car from Malibu to Monterey takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of taxi, train, and bus. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Malibu in May: high temperatures in Monterey hover around °C and lows are around °C. On the 23rd (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to San Francisco.

Things to do in Monterey

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Pacific Grove
Highlights from your plan
Monterey Peninsula Recreational Trail ©
Monterey Peninsula Recreational Trail
Asilomar State Beach ©
Asilomar State Beach
Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard ©
Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Get some historical perspective at Grace Cathedral and Presidio Pet Cemetery. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Asian Art Museum and Cable Car Museum. The adventure continues: admire the majestic nature at Marin Headlands, get curious at California Academy of Sciences, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, and stroll around Presidio of San Francisco.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, use the San Francisco trip planner.

Traveling by car from Monterey to San Francisco takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a shuttle. In May, daily temperatures in San Francisco can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) early enough to travel to Sonora.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Museums Wildlife

Side Trip

Marin Headlands
Highlights from your plan
Marin Headlands ©
Marin Headlands
Grace Cathedral ©
Grace Cathedral
Asian Art Museum ©
Asian Art Museum

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Sonora

Sonora ©
Sonora is the county seat of Tuolumne County, California. On the 27th (Mon), take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Anne's Catholic Church, thenbrush up on your military savvy at Veterans Memorial Hall & Military Museum, thenget engrossed in the history at Tuolumne County Museum, and finally hike along Dragoon Gulch Trail.

For reviews, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Sonora trip planning app.

Traveling by car from San Francisco to Sonora takes 2.5 hours. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from San Francisco in May: highs in Sonora hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to travel to Austin.

Things to do in Sonora

Museums Trails Outdoors

Side Trip

St. Anne's Catholic Church
Highlights from your plan
Tuolumne County Museum ©
Tuolumne County Museum
St. Anne's Catholic Church ©
St. Anne's Catholic Church
Veterans Memorial Hall & Military Museum ©
Veterans Memorial Hall & Military Museum

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Austin

Austin ©
Austin is a small, unincorporated community and census-designated place in Lander County, Nevada, United States. Start off your visit on the 28th (Tue): contemplate the long history of Stokes Castle.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Austin online itinerary planner.

Drive from Sonora to Austin in 6 hours. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Sonora in May: high temperatures in Austin hover around °C and lows are around °C. On the 28th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Moab.

Things to do in Austin

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Stokes Castle ©
Stokes Castle

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Moab

Moab ©
The gateway to Utah's popular canyon country, Moab sits engulfed in the middle of desert wilderness.
On the 29th (Wed), trek along Scott Matheson Wetlands Preserve, thengrab your bike and head to Lions Park, thenstroll through Moab Brand Trails, and finally view the masterpieces at Bret Edge Photography Gallery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the dramatic natural features at Skyline Arch, explore the striking landscape at Tunnel Arch, thentake in the dramatic natural features at Broken Arch, thentake in the dramatic natural features at Turret Arch, and finally view the masterpieces at Tom Till Gallery.

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You can drive from Austin to Moab in 8.5 hours. Traveling from Austin to Moab, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Austin in May, things will get a bit warmer in Moab: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can drive to Monument Valley.

Things to do in Moab

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trip

Arches National Park
Highlights from your plan
Scott Matheson Wetlands Preserve ©
Scott Matheson Wetlands Preserve
Lions Park ©
Lions Park
Broken Arch ©
Broken Arch

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Monument Valley

Monument Valley ©
Monument Valley is a region of the Colorado Plateau characterized by a cluster of vast sandstone buttes, the largest reaching 1000ft above the valley floor. Kick off your visit on the 31st (Fri): stroll around Sandstone Tours, hike along Wildcat Trail, and then appreciate the views at Mystery Valley.

For where to stay, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Monument Valley road trip planning app.

Drive from Moab to Monument Valley in 3 hours. Traveling from Moab in May, plan for a bit cooler nights in Monument Valley, with lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sat) so you can go by car to Tusayan.

Things to do in Monument Valley

Parks Trails Nature

Side Trip

Mystery Valley
Highlights from your plan
Wildcat Trail ©
Wildcat Trail
Mystery Valley ©
Mystery Valley

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Tusayan

Tusayan ©
Tusayan is a town, but was a census-designated place during the 2010 census. Start off your visit on the 1st (Sat): shop like a local with Lookout Studio, see the interesting displays at Kolb Studio, admire the landmark architecture of Grand Canyon Railway Depot, thenstroll around Indian Garden, and finally explore the stunning scenery at Yavapai Point.

To see where to stay, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read our Tusayan trip planner.

You can drive from Monument Valley to Tusayan in 4 hours. Another option is to do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Monument Valley in June, expect little chillier with lows of °C in Tusayan. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Sat) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in Tusayan

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trip

Grand Canyon National Park
Highlights from your plan
Kolb Studio ©
Kolb Studio
Yavapai Point ©
Yavapai Point
Grand Canyon Railway Depot ©
Grand Canyon Railway Depot

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