22 days in United States Itinerary

22 days in United States Itinerary

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22 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Dublin
Fly:  15​h 30​min
1
San Francisco
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Merced
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Yosemite National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
4
Bakersfield
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
5
Death Valley National Park
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h
6
Pahrump
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
7
Las Vegas
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
8
Zion National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
9
Bryce Canyon National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
10
Page
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
11
Monument Valley
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h
12
Tusayan
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h
13
Mesa
— 2 nights
Drive:  6​h 30​min
14
San Diego
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
15
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
Fly:  15​h
End: Dublin

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Chinatown, Painted Ladies, Apple Infinite Loop, and other attractions. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, then snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, then contemplate the long history of Painted Ladies, and finally take a stroll through Chinatown.

To find reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our San Francisco trip maker site .

Dublin, Ireland to San Francisco is an approximately 14-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Dublin to San Francisco is minus 8 hours. Traveling from Dublin in October, expect San Francisco to be a bit warmer, temps between 26°C and 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Thu) so you can travel to Merced.

Things to do in San Francisco

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Parks

Side Trip

Cupertino
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

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Merced

Merced
Merced is a city in, and the county seat of, Merced County in the San Joaquin Valley of Central California. To find photos, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Merced day trip site .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from San Francisco to Merced. While traveling from San Francisco, expect somewhat warmer days and slightly colder nights in Merced, ranging from highs of 32°C to lows of 11°C. On the 1st (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Merced

Parks Museums Nightlife

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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 1st (Fri): take some stellar pictures from Valley View, admire the sheer force of Vernal Fall, then take some stellar pictures from Washburn Point, and finally stroll through Cathedral Beach Picnic Area. Keep things going the next day: don't miss a visit to Olmsted Point, take in the dramatic natural features at Cloud's Rest, then explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point, and finally get answers to all your questions at Yosemite Conservation Heritage Center.

To see reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Yosemite National Park trip itinerary builder tool .

Explore your travel options from Merced to Yosemite National Park with the Route module. While traveling from Merced, expect slightly colder days and colder nights in Yosemite National Park, ranging from highs of 14°C to lows of -8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat) to allow time to travel to Bakersfield.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Nature Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Vernal Fall ©
Vernal Fall
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Cathedral Beach Picnic Area ©
Cathedral Beach Picnic Area

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night
Bakersfield

Bakersfield
Bakersfield is a city in California, United States, and the county seat of Kern County. To see traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Bakersfield trip planning site .

Explore your travel options from Yosemite National Park to Bakersfield with the Route module. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in November, expect nights in Bakersfield to be much hotter, around 9°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 24°C. On the 3rd (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Death Valley National Park.

Things to do in Bakersfield

Parks Nature Outdoors

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Death Valley National Park

Death Valley National Park ©
Extreme heat and dryness create extreme landscapes in Death Valley National Park.
You've now added Badwater Basin to your itinerary. On the 3rd (Sun), take in breathtaking views at Mosaic Canyon and then explore the activities along Badwater Basin.

To find ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Death Valley National Park trip builder website .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Bakersfield to Death Valley National Park. Traveling from Bakersfield in November, expect a bit cooler with lows of 4°C in Death Valley National Park. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) early enough to go by car to Pahrump.

Things to do in Death Valley National Park

Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Badwater Basin ©
Badwater Basin

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Pahrump

Pahrump
Pahrump is an unincorporated town in Nye County, Nevada, United States. To find where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Pahrump road trip app .

Traveling by car from Death Valley National Park to Pahrump takes 2 hours. In November, daily temperatures in Pahrump can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 4°C. You will have some time to spend on the 4th (Mon) before leaving for Las Vegas.

Things to do in Pahrump

Parks Wildlife Nature

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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.
Hoover Dam has been added to your itinerary. On the 4th (Mon), identify plant and animal life at Lake Mead National Recreation Area, see human ingenuity at work at Hoover Dam, and then shop like a local with The Strip. On your second day here, take a stroll through The LINQ Promenade.

To find reviews, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Las Vegas itinerary maker app .

You can drive from Pahrump to Las Vegas in 1.5 hours. Traveling from Pahrump in November, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Las Vegas, with lows of 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Tue) to allow time for the car ride to Zion National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Neighborhoods Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

Lake Mead National Recreation Area, Hoover Dam
Highlights from your plan
The Strip ©
The Strip
The LINQ Promenade ©
The LINQ Promenade
Lake Mead National Recreation Area ©

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Zion National Park

Zion National Park ©
Towering cliffs of red, white, and pink Navajo sandstone, stream-carved slot canyons, and big blue sky all characterize Zion National Park.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Angel's Landing, Canyon Overlook Trail, Pa'rus Trail, and other attractions. Keep things going the next day: admire all the interesting features of Observation Point and then grab your bike and head to Pa'rus Trail.

To find where to stay, photos, maps, and more tourist information, read our Zion National Park online itinerary maker .

Traveling by car from Las Vegas to Zion National Park takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of bus and car. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is 1 hour. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Las Vegas in November, with highs in Zion National Park at 19°C and lows at -1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Bryce Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Zion National Park

Outdoors Parks Trails
Highlights from your plan
Angel's Landing ©
Angel's Landing
Canyon Overlook Trail ©
Canyon Overlook Trail

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Bryce Canyon National Park

Bryce Canyon National Park ©
You can find hoodoos--rock pillars formed by erosion--all around the world, but those of Bryce Canyon National Park remain the standard bearers thanks to their bright red color, tall stature, and arrangement in large amphitheaters.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Rainbow Point.

To find reviews, maps, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Bryce Canyon National Park trip itinerary builder .

You can drive from Zion National Park to Bryce Canyon National Park in 3 hours. In November, Bryce Canyon National Park is slightly colder than Zion National Park - with highs of 9°C and lows of -9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) early enough to drive to Page.

Things to do in Bryce Canyon National Park

Outdoors Parks Trails
Highlights from your plan
Rainbow Point ©
Rainbow Point

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Page

Page ©
Originally little more than a simple camp constructed to house workers who built a nearby dam on the Colorado River, Page is now a popular stop for travelers preparing a trip to Arizona's canyon country.
You've added Rimview Trail, Horseshoe Bend, Glen Canyon Dam Overlook, and other attractions to your itinerary.

To see reviews, photos, maps, and tourist information, use the Page day trip website .

Drive from Bryce Canyon National Park to Page in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and shuttle. Traveling from Bryce Canyon National Park in November, expect nights in Page to be much warmer, around 4°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Monument Valley.

Things to do in Page

Parks Tours Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Glen Canyon Dam Overlook ©
Glen Canyon Dam Overlook
Horseshoe Bend ©
Horseshoe Bend
Antelope Canyon Navajo Tours ©
Antelope Canyon Navajo Tours

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Monument Valley

Monument Valley ©
Monument Valley is a region of the Colorado Plateau characterized by a cluster of vast sandstone buttes, the largest reaching 1000ft above the valley floor. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Valley of the Gods as well as Forrest Gump Point.

To find traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read Monument Valley trip maker website .

Drive from Page to Monument Valley in 2.5 hours. Traveling from Page in November, things will get little chillier in Monument Valley: highs are around 13°C and lows about -1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Tusayan.

Things to do in Monument Valley

Parks Nature

Side Trip

Mexican Hat
Highlights from your plan
Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park ©
Valley of the Gods ©
Valley of the Gods
Forrest Gump Point ©
Forrest Gump Point

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Tusayan

Tusayan ©
Tusayan is a town, but was a census-designated place during the 2010 census. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Papillon Grand Canyon Helicopters as well as South Kaibab Trail.

To find maps, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Tusayan day trip planner .

Traveling by car from Monument Valley to Tusayan takes 4.5 hours. Expect slightly colder evenings in Tusayan when traveling from Monument Valley in November, with lows around -6°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Mesa.

Things to do in Tusayan

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trip

Grand Canyon National Park
Highlights from your plan
South Kaibab Trail ©
South Kaibab Trail
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Papillon Grand Canyon Helicopters ©
Papillon Grand Canyon Helicopters

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Mesa

Mesa ©
Mesa is a city in Maricopa County, in the U.S. You've now added Apache Trail Scenic Drive to your itinerary. Keep things going the next day: take a memorable drive along Apache Trail Scenic Drive and then delve into the lush surroundings at Tonto National Forest.

To see traveler tips, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, use the Mesa trip itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Tusayan to Mesa takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or take a bus. Traveling from Tusayan in November, you will find days in Mesa are somewhat warmer (27°C), and nights are warmer (14°C). Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Wed) to allow time for travel to San Diego.

Things to do in Mesa

Parks Tours Scenic Drive

Side Trip

Arizona
Highlights from your plan
Tonto National Forest ©
Tonto National Forest
Apache Trail Scenic Drive ©
Apache Trail Scenic Drive

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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.
You've added Balboa Park, Gaslamp Quarter, Little Italy, and other attractions to your itinerary. On the 14th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Town San Diego State Historic Park, then wander the streets of Little Italy, and then shop like a local with Gaslamp Quarter.

To see ratings, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our San Diego trip planner.

You can fly from Mesa to San Diego in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. In November in San Diego, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 16°C at night. On the 16th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Coronado Beach
Highlights from your plan
Coronado Beach ©
Coronado Beach
Old Town San Diego State Historic Park ©
Little Italy ©
Little Italy

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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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Downtown Huntington Beach, Griffith Observatory, Hollywood Sign, and other attractions you added. Santa Monica Pier and Hollywood Walk of Fame are good opportunities to explore the local culture. The adventure continues: enjoy the sand and surf at Venice Beach and Boardwalk.

To find photos, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Los Angeles trip maker app .

Traveling by car from San Diego to Los Angeles takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. In November, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Historic Sites Childrens Museums Museums

Side Trips

Santa Monica Pier, Mulholland Drive, Downtown Huntington Beach
Highlights from your plan
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier
Venice Beach and Boardwalk ©
Venice Beach and Boardwalk
Hollywood Walk of Fame ©
Hollywood Walk of Fame