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
Fly:  4​h 30​min
2
Denver
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
3
Salt Lake City
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
4
Las Vegas
— 6 nights
Fly:  20​h
End: Sydney

5
nights
Los Angeles

Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Take a break from the city and head to Dolphin & Whale Watching and Santa Monica Mountains. Let the collections at The Getty Center and Los Angeles County Museum of Art capture your imagination. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Los Angeles: Devil's Punchbowl Natural Area and Nature Center (in Pearblossom), Anaheim (Oak Canyon Nature Center & Founder's Park) and Running Horse Ranch (in Lake Hughes). There's much more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Kenneth Hahn State Recreation Area, see the interesting displays at GRAMMY Museum, explore the world behind art at Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita, and get a new perspective on nature at La Brea Tar Pits and Museum.

To find ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Los Angeles trip maker site .

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. 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 29th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Denver.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Wildlife Parks Museums

Side Trips

Santa Monica, Anaheim, Dolphin & Whale Watching, Devil's Punchbowl Natural Area and Nature Center, Running Horse Ranch
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Griffith Observatory ©
Griffith Observatory

4
nights
Denver

Aptly nicknamed the "Mile-High City," Denver sits at an altitude of 1,600 m (5,280 ft) above sea level, located right where the Great Plains give way to the Rocky Mountains.
Get in touch with nature at Photography Tours and Gateway Mesa Open Space Park. Appreciate the collections at Butterfly Pavilion and Insect Center and Images of Rocky Mountain National Park. Explore Denver's surroundings by going to Hidden Mesa Open Space & Trail (in Castle Rock) and Jeffco Open Space Parks (in Golden). Next up on the itinerary: take a memorable tour with Tours, identify plant and animal life at South Platte Park and the Carson Nature Center, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Cherry Creek State Park.

For maps, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Denver trip itinerary tool .

Fly from Los Angeles to Denver in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Los Angeles to Denver due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Los Angeles in October, plan for slightly colder days in Denver, with highs around 22°C, while nights are cooler with lows around 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) so you can travel to Salt Lake City.

Things to do in Denver

Wildlife Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Castle Rock, Estes Park, Cherry Creek State Park, Jeffco Open Space Parks, Butterfly Pavilion and Insect Center
Highlights from your plan
Fishing Charters & Tours
Photography Tours
Images of Rocky Mountain National Park ©

4
nights
Salt Lake City

Salt Lake City ©
Utah's capital and most populous city, Salt Lake City boasts a small-town feel, big-city amenities, and plenty of nature on its doorstep.
Get in touch with nature at Mount Olympus Trail and American Fork Canyon. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Salt Lake City: Silver Lake (in Brighton), Aspen Grove Family Camp (in Provo) and Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge (in Brigham City). The adventure continues: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at High Uintas Wilderness Area, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum of Utah, and look for all kinds of wild species at Swaner Preserve and EcoCenter.

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You can fly from Denver to Salt Lake City in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Denver in November since evenings lows in Salt Lake City dip to 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Salt Lake City

Wildlife Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Park City, High Uintas Wilderness Area, Aspen Grove Family Camp, American Fork Canyon, Silver Lake
Highlights from your plan
American Fork Canyon ©
American Fork Canyon
Fishing Charters & Tours
Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge ©

6
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 the city life by going to Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area and Little Finland. The Mob Museum and The Neon Museum will appeal to museum buffs. Change things up with these side-trips from Las Vegas: Spring Mountains Visitor Center (in Mount Charleston), Grapevine Mesa Joshua Trees (in Meadview) and The Virgin River Canyon Recreation Area (in Littlefield). There's much more to do: identify plant and animal life at Lake Mead National Recreation Area, don't miss a visit to Fountains of Bellagio, enjoy breathtaking views from High Roller, and get to know the fascinating history of The Strip.

For maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Las Vegas journey planning website .

Getting from Salt Lake City to Las Vegas by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and bus. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Salt Lake City in November, expect Las Vegas to be somewhat warmer, temps between 23°C and 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Wildlife Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Lake Mead National Recreation Area, Spring Mountains Visitor Center, Little Finland, The Virgin River Canyon Recreation Area, Grapevine Mesa Joshua Trees
Highlights from your plan
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum
The Neon Museum ©
The Neon Museum

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