21 days in United States Itinerary

21 days in United States Itinerary

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21 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly:  17​h 45​min
1
Los Angeles
— 5 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
San Diego
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
3
Las Vegas
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h
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 Disney California Adventure Park. Get out of town with these interesting Los Angeles side-trips: Anaheim (The Little Mermaid - Ariel's Undersea Adventure, Downtown Disney, & more). There's much more to do: get in on the family fun at Universal Studios Hollywood, get a new perspective on nature at La Brea Tar Pits and Museum, get curious at California Science Center, and take a leisurely stroll along Santa Monica Pier.

For where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Los Angeles trip planning website .

Sydney, Australia to Los Angeles is an approximately 18-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 18 hours traveling from Sydney to Los Angeles. When traveling from Sydney in October, plan for a bit warmer days in Los Angeles, with highs around 32°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) to allow time to drive to San Diego.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trips

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

4
nights
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.
Bring the kids along to San Diego Zoo and SeaWorld San Diego. The adventure continues: stroll around Balboa Park, examine the collection at Maritime Museum of San Diego, pause for some photo ops at Cabrillo National Monument, and stroll through Mission Beach Park.

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You can drive from Los Angeles to San Diego in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. In October, daytime highs in San Diego are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Beaches
Highlights from your plan
San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
SeaWorld San Diego ©
SeaWorld San Diego
La Jolla Cove ©
La Jolla Cove

4
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.
Step out of Las Vegas to go to Boulder City and see Hoover Dam, which is approximately 50 minutes away. The adventure continues: admire the majestic nature at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, try your luck at Casino at the Venetian, don't miss a visit to Fountains of Bellagio, and examine the collection at The Mob Museum.

To find traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Las Vegas online itinerary planner .

Getting from San Diego to Las Vegas by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Las Vegas are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Shopping Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Hoover Dam
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
The Strip ©
The Strip

6
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Kids will enjoy Exploratorium and Japanese Tea Garden. Step out of San Francisco with an excursion to Wine Tours & Tastings in Napa--about 1h 05 min away. The adventure continues: contemplate the long history of Golden Gate Bridge, examine the collection at Musee Mecanique, step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island, and walk around Crissy Field.

To see photos, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, go to the San Francisco trip planner .

Traveling by flight from Las Vegas to San Francisco takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Las Vegas in October, you will find days in San Francisco are slightly colder (26°C), and nights are about the same (15°C). On the 20th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Wine Tours & Tastings
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium
California Academy of Sciences ©
California Academy of Sciences

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