23 days in United States Itinerary

23 days in United States Itinerary

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Start: Birmingham
Fly:  8 h 45 min
1
San Francisco
— 2 nights
Fly + Bus:  4 h
2
Yosemite National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h 15 min
3
Bakersfield
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
4
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h
5
Las Vegas
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h 30 min
6
Grand Canyon National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
7
Flagstaff
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h
8
Winslow
— 1 night
Drive:  45 min
9
Holbrook
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
10
Chinle
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
11
Gallup
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
12
Albuquerque
— 3 nights
Drive:  4 h 30 min
13
Amarillo
— 3 nights
Fly:  6 h
End: Birmingham

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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 Ghirardelli Square, Grand View Park, Muir Woods National Monument, and other attractions. The adventure continues: buy something for everyone on your list at NFL Shop Pier 39 and stop by Fisherman's Wharf.

To find reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the San Francisco tour itinerary builder website.

Birmingham to San Francisco is an approximately 9- hour combination of bus and flight. You can also do a combination of bus, flight, and train; or drive. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Birmingham to San Francisco due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Birmingham in April, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in San Francisco: temperatures range from 67°F by day to 51°F at night. On the 24th (Fri), you're off to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trip

Muir Woods National Monument
Highlights from your plan
Grand View Park ©
Grand View Park
Muir Woods National Monument ©
Muir Woods National Monument
Painted Ladies ©
Painted Ladies

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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.
Tuolumne Meadows has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 25th (Sat): make a trip to Pothole Dome, tour the pleasant surroundings at Tuolumne Meadows, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Lembert Dome.

You can plan Yosemite National Park trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from San Francisco in April, you will find days in Yosemite National Park are little chillier (59°F), and nights are cooler (28°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Bakersfield.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Tuolumne Meadows ©
Tuolumne Meadows
Lembert Dome ©
Lembert Dome
Pothole Dome ©
Pothole Dome

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night
Bakersfield

Bakersfield
To see where to stay, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Bakersfield online road trip planner.

Explore your travel options from Yosemite National Park to Bakersfield with the Route module. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in April, expect nights in Bakersfield to be much warmer, around 53°F, while days are somewhat warmer, around 79°F. You will leave for Los Angeles on the 26th (Sun).

Things to do in Bakersfield

Parks Nature Outdoors

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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.
On the 26th (Sun), get engrossed in the history at Autry Museum of the American West, see the interesting displays at Ripley's Believe It or Not!, then examine the collection at Hollywood Wax Museum, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Hollywood Forever Cemetery, and finally wander the streets of Little Tokyo. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels, then admire the striking features of Bradbury Building, then contemplate the long history of Angels Flight Railway, and finally browse the collection at Los Angeles Central Library.

To see reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles travel route website.

Traveling by car from Bakersfield to Los Angeles takes 2 hours. In April in Los Angeles, expect temperatures between 75°F during the day and 56°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) early enough to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
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Hollywood Forever Cemetery ©
Hollywood Forever Cemetery
Ripley's Believe It or Not! ©
Ripley's Believe It or Not!
Hollywood Wax Museum ©
Hollywood Wax Museum

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Tue): examine the collection at Nostalgia Street Rods, then enjoy some diversion at Discount Firearms & Ammo, then have fun at Strip Gun Club, and finally listen to music at Alibi Las Vegas.

For where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Las Vegas online route planner.

You can fly from Los Angeles to Las Vegas in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In April, daily temperatures in Las Vegas can reach 80°F, while at night they dip to 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) early enough to drive to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Fun & Games Nightlife Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Nostalgia Street Rods ©
Nostalgia Street Rods
Alibi Las Vegas ©
Alibi Las Vegas
Discount Firearms & Ammo ©
Discount Firearms & Ammo

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Wed): stroll around Indian Garden, examine the collection at Yavapai Geology Museum, then admire the landmark architecture of Grand Canyon Railway Depot, then take in breathtaking views at Inner Canyon, and finally explore the stunning scenery at Yavapai Point.

To see other places to visit, maps, photos, and tourist information, read our Grand Canyon National Park trip planner.

Drive from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and shuttle; or do a combination of flight and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park. When traveling from Las Vegas in April, plan for little chillier days in Grand Canyon National Park, with highs around 62°F, while nights are much colder with lows around 26°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can drive to Flagstaff.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Nature Childrens Museums
Highlights from your plan
Inner Canyon ©
Inner Canyon
Yavapai Geology Museum ©
Yavapai Geology Museum
Yavapai Point ©
Yavapai Point

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Flagstaff

Flagstaff ©
Sitting at an elevation of 2,135 m (7,000 ft) and just a short trip from the Grand Canyon and other natural wonders, the city of Flagstaff attracts outdoor enthusiasts from around the world.
On the 30th (Thu), get a taste of the local shopping with Northern Arizona University, take a memorable drive along Oak Creek Vista Point, and then capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour.

For photos, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read Flagstaff sightseeing planning site.

Traveling by car from Grand Canyon National Park to Flagstaff takes 1.5 hours. In April, daytime highs in Flagstaff are 61°F, while nighttime lows are 28°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Fri) so you can go by car to Winslow.

Things to do in Flagstaff

Outdoors Shopping Wildlife

Side Trip

Oak Creek Vista Point
Highlights from your plan
Oak Creek Vista Point ©
Oak Creek Vista Point
Northern Arizona University ©
Northern Arizona University
Photography Tours

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Winslow

Winslow ©
Winslow is a city in Navajo County, Arizona, United States. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Fri): examine the collection at Old Trails Museum, then stop by La Posada’s Unique Gift Shops, then walk around First Street Pathway Park, and finally explore the stunning scenery at Rock Art Canyon Ranch. On the 2nd (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a trip to Meteor City Trading Post, then contemplate the long history of Apache Death Cave, and then walk around McHood Park.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Winslow sightseeing planning app.

You can drive from Flagstaff to Winslow in an hour. Another option is to take a train. Traveling from Flagstaff in May, things will get somewhat warmer in Winslow: highs are around 79°F and lows about 44°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Holbrook.

Things to do in Winslow

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trip

Meteor City Trading Post
Highlights from your plan
McHood Park ©
McHood Park
Rock Art Canyon Ranch ©
Rock Art Canyon Ranch
Old Trails Museum ©
Old Trails Museum

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Holbrook

Holbrook ©
Holbrook is a city in Navajo County, Arizona, United States. On the 3rd (Sun), steep yourself in history at Agate House.

To see traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Holbrook trip maker tool.

Traveling by car from Winslow to Holbrook takes an hour. In May, daily temperatures in Holbrook can reach 79°F, while at night they dip to 44°F. On the 3rd (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Chinle.

Things to do in Holbrook

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Agate House
Highlights from your plan
Agate House ©
Agate House

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Chinle

Chinle ©
Chinle is a census-designated place in Apache County, Arizona, United States. You've now added Canyon de Chelly National Monument to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 3rd (Sun): take in breathtaking views at Canyon del Muerto.

For maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Chinle trip itinerary builder site.

Getting from Holbrook to Chinle by car takes about 2 hours. Traveling from Holbrook in May, things will get little chillier in Chinle: highs are around 71°F and lows about 38°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Gallup.

Things to do in Chinle

Nature Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Canyon de Chelly National Monument ©
Canyon de Chelly National Monument
Antelope House Ruin ©
Antelope House Ruin
White House Ruin ©
White House Ruin

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Gallup

Gallup ©
Gallup is a city in McKinley County, New Mexico, United States, with a population of 21,678 as of the 2010 census. Start off your visit on the 5th (Tue): take an in-depth tour of A:shiwi A:wan Museum and Heritage Center, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Old Zuni Mission (Nuestra Senora de la Candelaria) (Our Lady of the Light), and then stop by All Tribes Trading Post. On the 6th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at New Mexico Mining Museum, then examine the collection at Western New Mexico Aviation Heritage Museum, and then immerse yourself in nature at Bluewater Lake State Park.

For where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read Gallup online route planner.

Traveling by car from Chinle to Gallup takes 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 72°F in May, and nighttime lows around 38°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Thu) to allow time for travel to Albuquerque.

Things to do in Gallup

Museums Nature Parks

Side Trips

Zuni, New Mexico Mining Museum, Western New Mexico Aviation Heritage Museum, Bluewater Lake State Park
Highlights from your plan
Western New Mexico Aviation Heritage Museum ©
Western New Mexico Aviation Heritage Museum
Rex Museum ©
Rex Museum

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Albuquerque

Albuquerque ©
Albuquerque remains one of the state's secret jewels, as its tourist attractions are often overshadowed by the more popular holiday destination of Santa Fe.
Get a sense of the local culture at San Miguel Chapel and Keshi. Discover out-of-the-way places like New Mexico Museum of Natural History and Science and Traveler's Market. When in Albuquerque, make a side trip to see The Harrell House Bug Museum in Santa Fe, approximately Santa Fe away. There's much more to do: explore the engaging exhibits at Explora Science Center and Children's Museum of Albuquerque, look for all kinds of wild species at Cibola National Forest, see the interesting displays at American International Rattlesnake Museum, and take in the exciting artwork at Wright's Indian Art.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Albuquerque trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Gallup to Albuquerque in 2.5 hours. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Gallup in May since evenings lows in Albuquerque dip to 51°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Amarillo.

Things to do in Albuquerque

Museums Shopping Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Santa Fe
Highlights from your plan
San Miguel Chapel ©
San Miguel Chapel

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Amarillo

Amarillo ©
Known as "The Yellow Rose of Texas," Amarillo was once a series of ranches.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Mon): take a stroll through Old Jacinto Area, then steep yourself in history at Harrington House, then make a trip to Huge Pair of Legs, and finally explore by horseback at Old West Stables. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Tue): examine the collection at Window on the Plains Museum, then stop by Midpoint Cafe and Gift Shop, and then see the interesting displays at Milburn Price Culture Museum.

To find more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Amarillo trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Albuquerque to Amarillo takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Albuquerque to Amarillo, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In May, daily temperatures in Amarillo can reach 79°F, while at night they dip to 50°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Wed) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Amarillo

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Old West Stables, Window on the Plains Museum, Midpoint Cafe and Gift Shop, Milburn Price Culture Museum
Highlights from your plan
Window on the Plains Museum ©
Window on the Plains Museum
Milburn Price Culture Museum ©
Milburn Price Culture Museum
Midpoint Cafe and Gift Shop ©
Midpoint Cafe and Gift Shop