22 days in United States Itinerary

22 days in United States Itinerary

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New York City
— 5 nights
2
Grand Canyon National Park
— 4 nights
3
Los Angeles
— 3 nights
4
San Francisco
— 6 nights

5
nights
New York City

New York City ©
Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
Get some cultural insight at The Metropolitan Museum of Art and 9/11 Memorial. Shop till you drop at SoHo and Fifth Avenue. Change things up with these side-trips from New York City: Cupsogue Beach County Park (in Westhampton Beach) and Shinnecock East County Park (in Southampton). The adventure continues: pause for some serene contemplation at St. Patrick's Cathedral, admire the landmark architecture of Empire State Building, hunt for treasures at Chelsea Market, and steep yourself in history at Ellis Island.

To find more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the New York City travel route builder app.

Bristol, UK to New York City is an approximately 12.5-hour combination of train and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 5 hours traveling from Bristol to New York City. In July, daily temperatures in New York City can reach 35°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) so you can travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in New York City

Parks · Museums · Outdoors

Side Trips

Cupsogue Beach County Park, Shinnecock East County Park
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Central Park ©
Central Park
St. Patrick's Cathedral ©
St. Patrick's Cathedral
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

4
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.
Take a break from the city and head to Bright Angel Trail and Grand Canyon South Rim. Step off the beaten path and head to South Kaibab Trail and Mather Point. Next up on the itinerary: stroll through Rim Trail, trek along North Kaibab Trail, get great views at Powell Point, and look for gifts at Canyon Village Marketplace.

For reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Grand Canyon National Park online trip itinerary builder.

Getting from New York City to Grand Canyon National Park by combination of flight and bus takes about 13 hours. Other options: drive. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a -2 hour difference. Traveling from New York City in July, expect colder with lows of 13°C in Grand Canyon National Park. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails
Highlights from your plan
South Kaibab Trail ©
South Kaibab Trail
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail

3
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.
Visit El Pescador State Beach and Nicholas Canyon Beach for some beach relaxation. Popular historic sites such as Santa Monica Pier and El Pueblo de Los Angeles are in your itinerary. Change things up with a short trip to Third Street Promenade in Santa Monica (about 30 minutes away). The adventure continues: examine the collection at The Getty Center, get to know the fascinating history of Hollywood Walk of Fame, take a stroll through Abbot Kinney Boulevard, and enjoy the sand and surf at Venice Beach and Boardwalk.

For reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Los Angeles road trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Grand Canyon National Park to Los Angeles takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of shuttle and bus. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Los Angeles, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in August, Los Angeles is a bit warmer at night with lows of 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) to allow time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Shopping · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Santa Monica, Malibu
Highlights from your plan
Abbot Kinney Boulevard ©
Abbot Kinney Boulevard
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier

6
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Get some cultural insight at Alcatraz Island and Golden Gate Bridge. Get some historical perspective at Castello di Amorosa and St. Teresa of Avila Church. Venture out of the city with trips to Dolphin & Whale Watching (in Moss Landing), Bodega Dunes (in Bodega) and Armstrong Redwood State Reserve (in Guerneville). And it doesn't end there: delve into the lush surroundings at Muir Woods National Monument, take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, contemplate the long history of City Lights Booksellers, and buy something for everyone on your list at Ferry Building Marketplace.

For photos, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read San Francisco day trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Los Angeles to San Francisco takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Los Angeles in August; daily highs in San Francisco reach 26°C and lows reach 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks · Wildlife · Nature

Side Trips

Dolphin & Whale Watching, Bodega Dunes, Muir Woods National Monument, Armstrong Redwood State Reserve, Castello di Amorosa
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Armstrong Redwood State Reserve ©
Armstrong Redwood State Reserve
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island

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