21 days in United States Itinerary

21 days in United States Itinerary

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21 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Pune
Fly:  23​h
1
San Diego
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Los Angeles
— 4 nights
Drive:  7​h 30​min
3
Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
4
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Fly + Drive:  7​h
5
Yellowstone National Park
— 2 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  10​h
6
Yosemite National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h
7
San Francisco
— 2 nights
Fly:  21​h
End: Pune

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Sat): examine the collection at Maritime Museum of San Diego and then meet the residents at San Diego Zoo. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: pause for some photo ops at Cabrillo National Monument, see the interesting displays at San Diego Model Railroad Museum, and then admire the natural beauty at Balboa Park.

To find reviews, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the San Diego online day trip planner .

Pune, India to San Diego is an approximately 23-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of train and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Pune to San Diego is minus 13 hours. In April, daily temperatures in San Diego can reach 25°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) early enough to go by car to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
Balboa Park ©
Balboa Park
Cabrillo National Monument ©
Cabrillo National Monument

4
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.
Get out of town with these interesting Los Angeles side-trips: Anaheim (Disneyland Park & Disney California Adventure Park). Pack the 24th (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at The Getty Center, explore the fascinating underground world of Bronson Caves, get to know the fascinating history of Santa Monica Pier, and see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles journey planner .

Getting from San Diego to Los Angeles by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in April, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) early enough to drive to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Anaheim, Santa Monica Pier
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood

2
nights
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.
On the 28th (Sun), hike the day away at Bright Angel Trail. There's lots more to do: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, trek along Rim Trail, tour the pleasant surroundings at South Kaibab Trail, and get great views at Powell Point.

To see reviews, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read Grand Canyon National Park day trip planning website .

Traveling by car from Los Angeles to Grand Canyon National Park takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of flight and shuttle. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. While traveling from Los Angeles, expect slightly colder days and cooler nights in Grand Canyon National Park, ranging from highs of 19°C to lows of -3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Trails Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel 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.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Mon): take in breathtaking views at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, have some family-friendly fun at Dig This, and then admire the local landmark of Bellagio Fountains. Here are some ideas for day two: examine the collection at The Mob Museum, then take in nature's colorful creations at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, and then shop like a local with The Strip.

For photos, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Las Vegas road trip planning website .

Do a combination of flight and car from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time 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. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) early enough to travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Shopping Neighborhoods Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
The Strip ©
The Strip

2
nights
Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone National Park ©
An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
Yellowstone National Park is known for nature, wildlife, trails, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape at Aurum Geyser, take in the natural beauty of Solitary Geyser, look for all kinds of wild species at Monument Geyser Basin, and take in the awesome beauty at Elephant Back Mountain.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Yellowstone National Park attractions planner .

Traveling by combination of flight and car from Las Vegas to Yellowstone National Park takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Las Vegas to Yellowstone National Park due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Las Vegas in May, expect Yellowstone National Park to be cooler, temps between 13°C and -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) early enough to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Trails
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Lower Geyser Basin ©
Lower Geyser Basin
Aurum Geyser ©
Aurum Geyser

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.
Spend the 5th (Sun) exploring nature at Elizabeth Lake, Yosemite National Park. There's still lots to do: explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point, tour the pleasant surroundings at Wawona Meadow, take in the dramatic scenery at Vernal Fall, and grab your bike and head to Yosemite Valley Biking.

To find photos, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Yosemite National Park day trip planning app .

Traveling by combination of car and flight from Yellowstone National Park to Yosemite National Park takes 10 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, flight, and bus. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park in May, expect Yosemite National Park to be somewhat warmer, temps between 21°C and 1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to go by car to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Vernal Fall ©
Vernal Fall
Elizabeth Lake ©
Elizabeth Lake

2
nights
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 7th (Tue): see the interesting displays at de Young Museum, snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, then take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, and finally explore the wealth of natural beauty at Alcatraz Island. Keep things going the next day: don't miss a visit to Golden Gate Park.

To find reviews, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our San Francisco tour planner .

Traveling by car from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in May, San Francisco is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Wed) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Historic Sites Nature
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

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