21 days in United States Itinerary

21 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Sydney
Fly:  17 h 45 min
1
Los Angeles
— 5 nights
Fly:  4 h
2
Las Vegas
— 5 nights
Fly + Bus:  8 h 30 min
3
South Lake Tahoe
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
4
San Francisco
— 6 nights
Fly:  17 h
End: Sydney

5
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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Disneyland Park and Universal Studios Hollywood. Explore Los Angeles' surroundings by going to Anaheim (Disney California Adventure Park, Downtown Disney, &more). There's still lots to do: see the interesting displays at The Getty Center, make a trip to Santa Monica Pier, partake in some friendly competition at Fantastic Race, and see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read Los Angeles trip builder site.

Sydney, Australia to Los Angeles is an approximately 18- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference moving from Australian Eastern Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 18 hours. Traveling from Sydney in November, expect slightly colder with lows of 15°C in Los Angeles. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Parks

Side Trips

Anaheim, Santa Monica Pier
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Disney California Adventure Park ©
Disney California Adventure Park
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood

5
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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area and The Roller Coaster. Explore Las Vegas' surroundings by going to Valley of Fire State Park (in Overton) and Hoover Dam (in Boulder City). And it doesn't end there: admire the local landmark of Fountains of Bellagio, examine the collection at The Mob Museum, get the adrenaline pumping with an extreme tour, and enjoy some diversion at Battlefield Vegas.

To find reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Las Vegas trip site.

Getting from Los Angeles to Las Vegas by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Los Angeles in November; daily highs in Las Vegas reach 23°C and lows reach 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) so you can travel to South Lake Tahoe.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Fun & Games Nature

Side Trips

Valley of Fire State Park, Hoover Dam
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area ©
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area
Valley of Fire State Park ©
Valley of Fire State Park

2
nights
South Lake Tahoe

South Lake Tahoe ©
High in the Sierra Nevada mountains on the shore of one of America’s most scenic lakes, South Lake Tahoe captures the spirit of the outdoors and serves as a hub for tourism activities surrounding the lake.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Adventure Mountain and Tahoe Trout Farm. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around South Lake Tahoe: Tahoe City (Tahoe Cross Country & Hellman-Ehrman Mansion) and Eagle Ridge Snowmobile Outfitters (in Truckee). There's more to do: fly down the slopes at Rock House Discount Ski & Snowboard Rentals and contemplate the waterfront views at Emerald Bay State Park.

To find other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the South Lake Tahoe sightseeing tool.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Las Vegas to South Lake Tahoe in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Las Vegas in November, you will find days in South Lake Tahoe are a bit cooler (13°C), and nights are colder (-3°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) early enough to go by car to San Francisco.

Things to do in South Lake Tahoe

Winter Sports Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Tahoe City, Eagle Ridge Snowmobile Outfitters, Emerald Bay State Park
Highlights from your plan
Rock House Discount Ski & Snowboard Rentals ©
Rock House Discount Ski & Snowboard Rentals
Emerald Bay State Park ©
Emerald Bay State Park
Tahoe Trout Farm ©
Tahoe Trout Farm

6
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Family-friendly places like Exploratorium and Crissy Field will thrill your kids. Dedicate the 4th (Wed) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. The adventure continues: head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, admire the natural beauty at Japanese Tea Garden, walk around Golden Gate Park, and engage your brain at California Academy of Sciences.

For maps, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read our San Francisco online itinerary planner.

Getting from South Lake Tahoe to San Francisco by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of bus, flight, and train. When traveling from South Lake Tahoe in November, plan for a bit warmer days and much hotter nights in San Francisco: temperatures range from 20°C by day to 12°C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 6th (Fri) before leaving for home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Museums Tours
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium
Japanese Tea Garden ©
Japanese Tea Garden

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