21 days in United States Itinerary

21 days in United States Itinerary

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Los Angeles
— 3 nights
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Yosemite National Park
— 2 nights
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San Francisco
— 3 nights
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Las Vegas
— 4 nights
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Los Angeles
— 6 nights

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Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©

City of Angels

Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Let the collections at The Getty Center and Griffith Observatory capture your imagination. Get some cultural insight at Santa Monica Pier and Hollywood Walk of Fame. Venture out of the city with trips to Anaheim (Disneyland Park & Disney California Adventure Park).

To find maps, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Los Angeles vacation website.

Sydney, Australia to Los Angeles is an approximately 18-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Sydney to Los Angeles is minus 18 hours. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Sydney in October: highs in Los Angeles hover around 32°C, while lows dip to 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) to allow enough time to take a bus to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks · Museums · Childrens Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Disney California Adventure Park ©
Disney California Adventure Park
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center

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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.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Mon): make a trip to Olmsted Point, trek along Tuolumne Meadows, and then explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the masterpieces at Yosemite Museum Gallery, then take in the dramatic natural features at Sentinel Dome, then take in the exciting artwork at Ansel Adams Gallery, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at El Capitan.

Before you visit Yosemite National Park, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

You can take a bus from Los Angeles to Yosemite National Park in 12 hours. Traveling from Los Angeles in October, expect nights in Yosemite National Park to be cooler, around -2°C, while days are little chillier, around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Tuolumne Meadows ©
Tuolumne Meadows
Sentinel Dome ©
Sentinel Dome

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Head to Ferry Building Marketplace and Union Squarefor some retail therapy. Get some historical perspective at Alcatraz Island and Golden Gate Bridge. There's lots more to do: examine the collection at Exploratorium, engage your brain at California Academy of Sciences, take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, and contemplate the long history of SS Jeremiah O'Brien.

To find more things to do, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read San Francisco day trip planner.

Do a combination of bus and flight from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and subway; or take a bus. When traveling from Yosemite National Park in October, plan for a bit warmer days and much warmer nights in San Francisco: temperatures range from 26°C by day to 15°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) so you can travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in San Francisco

Museums · Childrens Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping
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Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium

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Las Vegas

Las Vegas ©

Sin City

Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
The Strip and Madame Tussauds - Las Vegas are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Family-friendly places like The Mob Museum and The Neon Museum will thrill your kids. There's much more to do: explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, see the interesting displays at Nostalgia Street Rods, ponder the design of Fountains of Bellagio, and get interesting insight from Tours.

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Fly from San Francisco to Las Vegas in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from San Francisco in October, plan for a bit warmer days in Las Vegas, with highs around 32°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) so you can travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Museums · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Shopping
Highlights from your plan
The Strip ©
The Strip
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area ©
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum

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Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©

City of Angels

Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County and Los Angeles County Museum of Art are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Hollywood Forever Cemetery and Venice Canals Walkway. Get out of town with these interesting Los Angeles side-trips: Downtown Disney (in Anaheim), Ronald Reagan Presidential Library and Museum (in Simi Valley) and Rodeo Drive (in Beverly Hills). Pack the 15th (Tue) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. See some other sides of Los Angeles: get a new perspective on nature at La Brea Tar Pits and Museum, examine the collection at The Nethercutt Collection, watch a film at California Science Center, and explore the world behind art at Hammer Museum.

For where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Los Angeles road trip planning app.

Traveling by flight from Las Vegas to Los Angeles takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums · Theme Parks · Shopping · Outdoors

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
La Brea Tar Pits and Museum ©
La Brea Tar Pits and Museum
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood
Downtown Disney ©
Downtown Disney

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