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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nights
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. Keep things going the next day: take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, then snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, then don't miss a visit to Painted Ladies, and finally wander the streets of Chinatown.

For photos, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, use the San Francisco route planning app .

Dublin, Ireland to San Francisco is an approximately 14-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -8 hour difference. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Dublin in October: high temperatures in San Francisco hover around 26°C and lows are around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Thu) early enough to 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

1
night
Merced

Merced
Merced is a city in, and the county seat of, Merced County in the San Joaquin Valley of Central California. Planning Merced trip won't be overwheling when you use's Insprock itinerary maker.

You can drive from San Francisco to Merced in 2.5 hours. Traveling from San Francisco in October, expect nights in Merced to be slightly colder, around 11°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 32°C. You will have some time to spend on the 1st (Fri) before leaving for Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Merced

Parks Museums Nightlife

1
night
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Yosemite Valley Loop Trail, Taft Point and Yosemite, Tunnel View. Start off your visit on the 1st (Fri): take some stellar pictures from Yosemite, Tunnel View, get great views at Washburn Point, then take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier Point, and finally explore the striking landscape at Taft Point. Keep things going the next day: take some stellar pictures from Valley View, hike along Yosemite Valley Loop Trail, and then take in the awesome beauty at Cathedral Beach Picnic Area.

To see reviews, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read our Yosemite National Park trip planner .

You can drive from Merced to Yosemite National Park in 2.5 hours. While traveling from Merced, expect slightly colder days and much colder nights in Yosemite National Park, ranging from highs of 14°C to lows of -8°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) so you can travel to Bakersfield.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Yosemite, Tunnel View ©
Yosemite, Tunnel View
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Cathedral Beach Picnic Area ©
Cathedral Beach Picnic Area

1
night
Bakersfield

Bakersfield
Bakersfield is a city in California, United States, and the county seat of Kern County. To find ratings, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Bakersfield trip maker tool .

You can drive from Yosemite National Park to Bakersfield in 5 hours. When traveling from Yosemite National Park in November, plan for a bit warmer days in Bakersfield, with highs around 24°C, while nights are much warmer with lows around 9°C. You will have some time to spend on the 3rd (Sun) before leaving for Death Valley National Park.

Things to do in Bakersfield

Parks Nature Outdoors

few
hours
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. Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Sun): explore the stunning scenery at Mosaic Canyon and then explore the activities along Badwater Basin.

For other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Death Valley National Park trip maker app .

You can drive from Bakersfield to Death Valley National Park in 4 hours. Traveling from Bakersfield in November, expect slightly colder 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

1
night
Pahrump

Pahrump
Pahrump is an unincorporated town in Nye County, Nevada, United States. To find reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Pahrump road trip website .

Traveling by car from Death Valley National Park to Pahrump takes 2 hours. In November in Pahrump, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 4°C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 4th (Mon) before leaving for Las Vegas.

Things to do in Pahrump

Parks Wildlife Nature

1
night
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Hoover Dam. Kick off your visit on the 4th (Mon): identify plant and animal life at Lake Mead National Recreation Area, then admire the engineering at Hoover Dam, and then take a stroll through The Strip. Keep things going the next day: take a stroll through The LINQ Promenade.

To see more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Las Vegas vacation builder website .

You can drive from Pahrump to Las Vegas in 1.5 hours. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Las Vegas when traveling from Pahrump in November, with lows around 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive 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 ©

2
nights
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 day-by-day itinerary now includes Angel's Landing, Canyon Overlook Trail, Pa'rus Trail, and other attractions you added. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Wed): take some stellar pictures from Observation Point and then grab your bike and head to Pa'rus Trail.

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

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. Traveling from Las Vegas to Zion National Park, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Las Vegas in November, things will get little chillier in Zion National Park: highs are around 19°C and lows about -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) early enough to drive to Bryce Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Zion National Park

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

1
night
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.
Rainbow Point has been added to your itinerary.

To see maps, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Bryce Canyon National Park trip planner .

You can drive from Zion National Park to Bryce Canyon National Park in 3 hours. Traveling from Zion National Park in November, expect Bryce Canyon National Park to be a bit cooler, temps between 9°C and -9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Page.

Things to do in Bryce Canyon National Park

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

1
night
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Rimview Trail, Horseshoe Bend, Glen Canyon Dam Overlook, and other attractions you added.

For more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Page online visit planner .

Getting from Bryce Canyon National Park to Page by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and shuttle. When traveling from Bryce Canyon National Park in November, plan for somewhat warmer days and much hotter nights in Page: temperatures range from 17°C by day to 4°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Monument Valley.

Things to do in Page

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

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night
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 where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Monument Valley trip app .

Drive from Page to Monument Valley in 2.5 hours. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Page in November: high temperatures in Monument Valley hover around 13°C and lows are around -1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) so you can drive 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

1
night
Tusayan

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

To see maps, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Tusayan travel route builder website .

Traveling by car from Monument Valley to Tusayan takes 4.5 hours. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Monument Valley in November since evenings lows in Tusayan dip to -6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive 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

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nights
Mesa

Mesa ©
Mesa is a city in Maricopa County, in the U.S. You've now added Apache Trail Scenic Drive to your itinerary. On the 12th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: cruise along Apache Trail Scenic Drive and then explore the striking landscape of Tonto National Forest.

For ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Mesa trip itinerary planning app .

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 a bit 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 Scenic Drive Tours

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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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.
You've added USS Midway Museum, Balboa Park, Gaslamp Quarter, and other attractions to your itinerary. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: immerse yourself in nature at Old Town San Diego State Historic Park, then take a stroll through Little Italy, and then get a taste of the local shopping with Gaslamp Quarter.

For maps, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our San Diego trip itinerary builder app .

You can fly from Mesa to San Diego in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Mesa to San Diego. In November, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 16°C. You will have some time to spend on the 16th (Sat) before leaving for Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Shopping Museums

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. Get a sense of the local culture at Santa Monica Pier and Hollywood Walk of Fame. There's more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Venice Beach and Boardwalk.

For reviews, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read our Los Angeles road trip planner.

You can drive from San Diego to Los Angeles in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or fly. In November, daily temperatures in Los Angeles can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Historic Sites Childrens Museums Museums

Side Trips

Mulholland Drive, Santa Monica Pier, 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

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