23 days in United States Itinerary

23 days in United States Itinerary

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23 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Brussels
Fly:  16​h 30​min
1
Los Angeles
— 7 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
2
San Simeon
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
3
Monterey
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
4
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
5
June Lake
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
6
Death Valley National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h 30​min
7
Bryce Canyon National Park
— 1 night
Drive + shuttle:  3​h
8
Page
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h
9
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
10
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
Fly + train:  15​h
End: Brussels

7
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.
Step out of Los Angeles with an excursion to Downtown Disney in Anaheim--about 34 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: take a leisurely stroll along Santa Monica Pier, stroll through Santa Monica State Beach, and don't miss a visit to Stahl House.

To see maps, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles trip itinerary maker site .

Brussels, Belgium to Los Angeles is an approximately 15-hour combination of train and flight. You can also fly; or do a combination of shuttle and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 9 hours traveling from Brussels to Los Angeles. Traveling from Brussels in December, expect nights in Los Angeles to be somewhat warmer, around 11°C, while days are much warmer, around 24°C. On the 3rd (Thu), you're off toSan Simeon.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Outdoors Beaches Nature

Side Trips

Santa Monica, Downtown Disney
Highlights from your plan
Santa Monica State Beach ©
Santa Monica State Beach
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier
Downtown Disney ©
Downtown Disney

1
night
San Simeon

San Simeon ©
When you arrive in tiny San Simeon, which lies halfway between San Francisco and Los Angeles, you can see why William Randolph Hearst chose this coastal locale for his famous hilltop castle.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Thu): do a tasting at Hearst Ranch Winery and then get great views at Ragged Point.

To find more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the San Simeon trip maker app .

Drive from Los Angeles to San Simeon in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In January, San Simeon is a bit cooler than Los Angeles - with highs of 20°C and lows of 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Monterey.

Things to do in San Simeon

Parks Wildlife Wineries

Side Trip

Ragged Point
Highlights from your plan
Elephant Seal Rookery ©
Elephant Seal Rookery
Ragged Point ©
Ragged Point
Hearst Ranch Winery ©
Hearst Ranch Winery

2
nights
Monterey

Monterey ©
Monterey is a city in the U.S. On the 5th (Sat), meet the residents at Monterey Bay Aquarium and then look for all kinds of wild species at Point Lobos.

To see other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Monterey holiday builder website .

Getting from San Simeon to Monterey by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi, train, and bus; or do a combination of car and bus. Traveling from San Simeon in January, expect a bit warmer with lows of 7°C in Monterey. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to San Francisco.

Things to do in Monterey

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Outdoors

Side Trip

Point Lobos
Highlights from your plan
Monterey Bay Aquarium ©
Monterey Bay Aquarium

3
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
San Francisco is known for nature, museums, parks, nightlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, tour the pleasant surroundings at Golden Gate Park, take a memorable ride with Cable Cars, and take a stroll through Union Square.

To see reviews, photos, maps, and more tourist information, go to the San Francisco trip planner .

Traveling by car from Monterey to San Francisco takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In January, daytime highs in San Francisco are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) so you can travel to June Lake.

Things to do in San Francisco

Neighborhoods Museums Childrens Museums
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf
Golden Gate Park ©
Golden Gate Park

1
night
June Lake

June Lake
June Lake is a census-designated place in Mono County, California. For other places to visit, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the June Lake day trip site .

Getting from San Francisco to June Lake by car takes about 5.5 hours. Traveling from San Francisco in January, expect nights in June Lake to be cooler, around -12°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 7°C. On the 10th (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Death Valley National Park.

Things to do in June Lake

Parks Outdoors Nature

1
night
Death Valley National Park

Death Valley National Park ©
Extreme heat and dryness create extreme landscapes in Death Valley National Park.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Thu): take in the dramatic natural features at Zabriskie Point, take some stellar pictures from Dante's View, and then don't miss a visit to Mesquite Flat Sand Dunes.

To find reviews, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Death Valley National Park online trip itinerary maker .

Drive from June Lake to Death Valley National Park in 3.5 hours. When traveling from June Lake in January, plan for a bit warmer days and much warmer nights in Death Valley National Park: temperatures range from 17°C by day to 1°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Bryce Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Death Valley National Park

Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Zabriskie Point ©
Zabriskie Point
Dante's View ©
Dante's View
Mesquite Flat Sand Dunes ©
Mesquite Flat Sand Dunes

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.
On the 11th (Fri), trek along Navajo/Queens Garden Loop, then enjoy breathtaking views from Bryce Point, and then take some stellar pictures from Inspiration Point.

For maps, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, go to the Bryce Canyon National Park itinerary planner.

You can drive from Death Valley National Park to Bryce Canyon National Park in 6.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi, bus, and car; or do a combination of taxi, bus, flight, and car. Traveling from Death Valley National Park to Bryce Canyon National Park, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect colder temperatures when traveling from Death Valley National Park in January; daily highs in Bryce Canyon National Park reach 2°C and lows reach -15°C. On the 12th (Sat), you'll travel to Page.

Things to do in Bryce Canyon National Park

Outdoors Trails Parks
Highlights from your plan
Inspiration Point ©
Inspiration 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.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Sun): explore the stunning scenery at Antelope Canyon and then admire all the interesting features of Horseshoe Bend.

For other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Page planning site .

Do a combination of car and shuttle from Bryce Canyon National Park to Page in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Bryce Canyon National Park in January, you will find days in Page are a bit warmer (8°C), and nights are much warmer (-1°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Page

Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Antelope Canyon ©
Antelope Canyon
Horseshoe Bend ©
Horseshoe Bend

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.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Mon): take in breathtaking views at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area and then admire the local landmark of Bellagio Fountains.

To see more things to do and other tourist information, you can read our Las Vegas sightseeing planner .

You can drive from Page to Las Vegas in 5 hours. Other options are to fly; or do a combination of flight and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Page to Las Vegas. Traveling from Page in January, things will get a bit warmer in Las Vegas: highs are around 17°C and lows about 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) so you can travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Bellagio Fountains ©
Bellagio Fountains

2
nights
Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©
Change things up with a short trip to Disney California Adventure Park in Anaheim (about 38 minutes away).

To find ratings, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Los Angeles trip itinerary maker website .

Getting from Las Vegas to Los Angeles by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Las Vegas in January, with highs in Los Angeles at 24°C and lows at 11°C. You'll set off for home on the 17th (Thu).

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks

Side Trip

Disney California Adventure Park
Highlights from your plan
Disney California Adventure Park ©
Disney California Adventure Park

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