22 days in United States Itinerary

22 days in United States Itinerary

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22 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly:  17​h 45​min
1
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
San Diego
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h 45​min
3
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
4
Phoenix
— 2 nights
Fly + Drive:  5​h
5
Moab
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  3​h 30​min
6
Salt Lake City
— 1 night
Fly + Drive:  3​h 30​min
7
Yellowstone National Park
— 2 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + taxi:  7​h 45​min
8
Glacier National Park
— 1 night
taxi + Fly:  4​h 15​min
9
Seattle
— 2 nights
bus:  3​h 15​min
10
Portland
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h
11
San Francisco
— 2 nights
Fly:  17​h
End: Sydney

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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 La Brea Tar Pits and Museum as well as Dodger Stadium. Kids will appreciate attractions like Disneyland Park and Santa Monica Pier. Griffith Observatory and Montana Avenue are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Step out of Los Angeles to go to Santa Monica and see Third Street Promenade, which is approximately 30 minutes away. There's much more to do: appreciate the extensive heritage of Hollywood Walk of Fame, stop by Hollywood & Highland, and buy something for everyone on your list at The Grove.

For where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Los Angeles tour itinerary planning app .

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. Traveling from Sydney to Los Angeles, you'll gain 18 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Sydney in June: high temperatures in Los Angeles hover around 30°C and lows are around 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to San Diego.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trips

Santa Monica, Disneyland Park
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Griffith Observatory ©
Griffith Observatory
La Brea Tar Pits and Museum ©
La Brea Tar Pits and Museum

2
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Cabrillo Tide Pools as well as LEGOLAND California. Start off your visit on the 3rd (Fri): find something for the whole family at LEGOLAND California and then take in the dramatic natural features at Cabrillo Tide Pools. On the next day, examine the collection at San Diego Model Railroad Museum and then enjoy the sand and surf at La Jolla Cove.

To see more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read San Diego vacation planning tool .

You can drive from Los Angeles to San Diego in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or fly. Traveling from Los Angeles in July, expect nights in San Diego to be about the same, around 23°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 29°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in San Diego

Theme Parks Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

LEGOLAND California
Highlights from your plan
La Jolla Cove ©
La Jolla Cove
LEGOLAND California ©
LEGOLAND California
San Diego Model Railroad Museum ©
San Diego Model Railroad Museum

2
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Madame Tussauds - Las Vegas as well as Grand Canyon by One Day Tours. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sun): see the top attractions with Grand Canyon by One Day Tours and then see the interesting displays at Madame Tussauds - Las Vegas. Here are some ideas for day two: take in breathtaking views at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area and then see the interesting displays at The Neon Museum.

To see ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Las Vegas trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from San Diego to Las Vegas takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from San Diego in July, you will find days in Las Vegas are warmer (47°C), and nights are a bit warmer (32°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Phoenix.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Museums Tours
Highlights from your plan
Madame Tussauds -  Las Vegas ©
Madame Tussauds - Las Vegas
Grand Canyon by One Day Tours ©
Grand Canyon by One Day Tours

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nights
Phoenix

Phoenix ©
Phoenix is the capital and most populous city of the U.S. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Butterfly Wonderland as well as Phoenix Zoo. On the 7th (Tue), learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Phoenix Zoo and then meet the residents at Butterfly Wonderland.

To find photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Phoenix holiday builder website .

You can fly from Las Vegas to Phoenix in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is 1 hour. In July, plan for daily highs up to 48°C, and evening lows to 34°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to travel to Moab.

Things to do in Phoenix

Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Butterfly Wonderland
Highlights from your plan
Butterfly Wonderland ©
Butterfly Wonderland
Phoenix Zoo ©
Phoenix Zoo

1
night
Moab

Moab ©
The gateway to Utah's popular canyon country, Moab sits engulfed in the middle of desert wilderness.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Mill Canyon Dinosaur Trail as well as Dan Mick's Guided Jeep Tours. Kick off your visit on the 8th (Wed): see Dan Mick's Guided Jeep Tours and then hike along Mill Canyon Dinosaur Trail.

Plan my day in Moab using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Getting from Phoenix to Moab by combination of flight and car takes about 5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. Traveling from Phoenix in July, expect Moab to be little chillier, temps between 42°C and 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Salt Lake City.

Things to do in Moab

Outdoors Tours Parks
Highlights from your plan
Mill Canyon Dinosaur Trail ©
Mill Canyon Dinosaur Trail
Dan Mick's Guided Jeep Tours ©
Dan Mick's Guided Jeep Tours

1
night
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.
On the 10th (Fri), get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum of Utah, engage your brain at Joseph Smith Memorial Building, and then explore and take pictures at Temple Square.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Salt Lake City road trip planning website .

Traveling by combination of car and flight from Moab to Salt Lake City takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and train. In July in Salt Lake City, expect temperatures between 41°C during the day and 24°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Salt Lake City

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Natural History Museum of Utah ©
Natural History Museum of Utah
Temple Square ©
Temple Square
Joseph Smith Memorial Building ©
Joseph Smith Memorial Building

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nights
Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone National Park ©
An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sat): explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Uncle Tom's Trail. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Sun): take in the natural beauty of Old Faithful and then stop by Fishing Bridge General Store.

To see reviews, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Yellowstone National Park online driving holiday planner .

Do a combination of flight and car from Salt Lake City to Yellowstone National Park in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight, shuttle, and car. Traveling from Salt Lake City in July, expect Yellowstone National Park to be cooler, temps between 26°C and 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can travel to Glacier National Park.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Uncle Tom's Trail ©
Uncle Tom's Trail
Fishing Bridge General Store ©
Fishing Bridge General Store

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night
Glacier National Park

Glacier National Park ©
The glaciers from which Glacier National Park takes its name mostly dissipated eons ago, but they left behind a scoured landscape of high and steep mountain peaks, sparkling lakes, lush alpine meadows, and thick forests.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Mon): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Waterton-Glacier International Peace Park.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Glacier National Park route maker .

Getting from Yellowstone National Park to Glacier National Park by combination of car, flight, and taxi takes about 8 hours. Other options: drive. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Yellowstone National Park in July; daily highs in Glacier National Park reach 34°C and lows reach 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Seattle.

Things to do in Glacier National Park

Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan

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nights
Seattle

Seattle ©
Nicknamed the "Emerald City" because of its abundant evergreen trees, Seattle is the cultural and business center of the Pacific Northwest, as well as a popular holiday destination.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Glasshouse Studio, Seattle Aquarium and Space Needle. On the 13th (Mon), meet the residents at Seattle Aquarium, shop like a local with Glasshouse Studio, and then take in panoramic vistas at Space Needle. On the next day, get to know the fascinating history of Pioneer Square and then stroll through Alki Beach.

To see maps, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Seattle trip planning app .

Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Glacier National Park to Seattle takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi, train, and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Glacier National Park to Seattle. When traveling from Glacier National Park in July, plan for a bit cooler days in Seattle, with highs around 30°C, while nights are a bit warmer with lows around 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Portland.

Things to do in Seattle

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Seattle Aquarium ©
Seattle Aquarium
Space Needle ©
Space Needle
Glasshouse Studio ©
Glasshouse Studio

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Portland

Portland ©
A big city with a small-town feel, Portland is home to the country's biggest rose test garden, perched on a hill overlooking downtown.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum and Portland Puppet Museum. The adventure continues: stop by Powell's City of Books, admire the natural beauty at International Rose Test Garden, steep yourself in history at Pittock Mansion, and contemplate the waterfront views at Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area.

To find more things to do, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Portland itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Seattle to Portland takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 33°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Portland

Parks Wildlife Museums

Side Trips

Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area, Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum
Highlights from your plan
Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum ©
Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum
Powell's City of Books ©
Powell's City of Books

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Thu): don't miss a visit to Golden Gate Bridge and then step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island. Here are some ideas for day two: get curious at Exploratorium and then take a stroll through Fisherman's Wharf.

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Fly from Portland to San Francisco in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. While traveling from Portland, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in San Francisco, ranging from highs of 26°C to lows of 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Historic Sites Shopping Museums
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium

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