23 days in United States Itinerary

23 days in United States Itinerary

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23 days in United States Itinerary

Start: London
Fly + Drive:  23​h
1
Zion National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  12​h 15​min
2
Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
3
Boulder City
— 2 nights
Drive:  30​min
4
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
5
Barstow
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 45​min
6
San Diego
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
7
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
Drive:  6​h 30​min
8
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
9
Yosemite National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  10​h 45​min
10
Crescent City
— 2 nights
Fly:  20​h 45​min
End: London

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.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Tue): trek along The Narrows. On the next day, look for gifts at Rock Stop, then cruise along Zion Canyon Scenic Drive, then relax in the rural setting at Fort Zion Gift Shop, Petting Farm, Restaurant & Ice Cream Parlor, and finally mingle with the ghosts of the past at Grafton Cemetery (Ghost Town).

To see ratings, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, use the Zion National Park trip generator.

London, UK to Zion National Park is an approximately 23-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Zion National Park is minus 7 hours. Traveling from London in October, you will find days in Zion National Park are a bit warmer (26°C), and nights are a bit cooler (1°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) so you can catcht the bus to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Zion National Park

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trips

Grafton Cemetery (Ghost Town), Fort Zion Gift Shop, Petting Farm, Restaurant & Ice Cream Parlor, The Rock Stop
Highlights from your plan
The Narrows ©
The Narrows
Zion Canyon Scenic Drive ©
Zion Canyon Scenic Drive
The Rock Stop ©
The Rock Stop

2
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Fri): stop by Canyon Village Marketplace, get great views at Lookout Studio, then take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, and finally add some entertainment to your itinerary with Hopi House. On the next day, stroll through Rim Trail and then examine the collection at Kolb Studio.

To see ratings, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read Grand Canyon National Park trip builder.

Traveling by bus from Zion National Park to Grand Canyon National Park takes 12.5 hours. Traveling from Zion National Park in November, expect Grand Canyon National Park to be a bit cooler, temps between 14°C and -7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) early enough to travel to Boulder City.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail
Kolb Studio ©
Kolb Studio

2
nights
Boulder City

Boulder City ©
A desert town with an interesting history, Boulder City was created by the United States government in 1931 to provide housing for workers building the Hoover Dam, a famous Depression-era project.
On the 5th (Sun), admire the engineering at Hoover Dam and then take an unforgettable tour with a helicopter tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at Boulder City/Hoover Dam Museum, identify plant and animal life at Lake Mead National Recreation Area, then get the adrenaline pumping with an extreme tour, and finally mingle with the ghosts of the past at Nelson Ghost Town.

To see reviews, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Boulder City travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and car from Grand Canyon National Park to Boulder City takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 1 hour. When traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in November, plan for somewhat warmer days and warmer nights in Boulder City: temperatures range from 22°C by day to 7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to drive to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Boulder City

Parks Tours Historic Sites

Side Trips

Nelson Ghost Town, Lake Mead National Recreation Area
Highlights from your plan
Hoover Dam ©
Hoover Dam
Boulder City/Hoover Dam Museum ©
Boulder City/Hoover Dam Museum
Lake Mead National Recreation Area ©

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.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Tue): get to know the fascinating history of The Strip, take in nature's colorful creations at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, then admire the local landmark of Bellagio Fountains, and finally see the interesting displays at The Neon Museum. Keep things going the next day: take in breathtaking views at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area and then examine the collection at The Mob Museum.

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

Las Vegas is just a stone's throw from Boulder City. Expect a daytime high around 23°C in November, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) so you can travel to Barstow.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Shopping Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
The Strip ©
The Strip
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum

1
night
Barstow

Barstow ©
Barstow is a city in San Bernardino County, California, United States. To see traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Barstow trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Las Vegas to Barstow in 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 23°C in November, and nighttime lows around 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to San Diego.

Things to do in Barstow

Parks Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Rainbow Basin Natural Area ©
Rainbow Basin Natural Area

1
night
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.
For ratings, reviews, maps, and tourist information, you can read our San Diego online itinerary creator.

Traveling by car from Barstow to San Diego takes 3 hours. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in San Diego when traveling from Barstow in November, with lows around 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can go by car to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Diego

Museums Shopping
Highlights from your plan
USS Midway Museum ©
USS Midway Museum
Gaslamp Quarter ©
Gaslamp Quarter

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Sat): make a trip to Hollywood Walk of Fame, pause for some photo ops at Guitar Center, enjoy the sand and surf at Venice Beach and Boardwalk, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Santa Monica Pier, and finally see a show at Third Street Promenade. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Sun): wander the streets of Abbot Kinney Boulevard and then see the interesting displays at Getty Center The Publications.

For traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read Los Angeles trip itinerary maker.

Getting from San Diego to Los Angeles by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In November, daily temperatures in Los Angeles can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) to allow time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Shopping Museums Parks

Side Trip

Santa Monica
Highlights from your plan
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Venice Beach and Boardwalk ©
Venice Beach and Boardwalk
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier

3
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Alcatraz Island and SS Jeremiah O'Brien will appeal to history buffs. Let the collections at Exploratorium and Cable Car Museum capture your imagination. There's lots more to do: kick back and relax at China Beach, buy something for everyone on your list at Ferry Building Marketplace, take a stroll through Fisherman's Wharf, and get a taste of the local shopping with Union Square.

To find maps, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the San Francisco vacation planner.

Do a combination of train and flight from Los Angeles to San Francisco in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Los Angeles in November, expect nights in San Francisco to be about the same, around 11°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Shopping Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

3
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Thu): tee off at Wawona Golf Course and then explore the world behind art at Yosemite Museum Gallery. On the 17th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the dramatic natural features at El Capitan and then take in the dramatic scenery at Bridalveil Fall.

To find maps, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, read our Yosemite National Park travel itinerary planner.

You can drive from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of subway, flight, bus, and taxi. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from San Francisco in November: highs in Yosemite National Park hover around 13°C, while lows dip to -8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Sat) to allow time for travel to Crescent City.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Nature Golf
Highlights from your plan
El Capitan ©
El Capitan
Bridalveil Fall ©
Bridalveil Fall
Yosemite Museum Gallery ©
Yosemite Museum Gallery

2
nights
Crescent City

Crescent City ©
Crescent City is the county seat and only incorporated city in Del Norte County, California. Start off your visit on the 19th (Sun): explore the galleries of Battery Point Lighthouse, kick back and relax at Enderts Beach, and then see the interesting displays at Trees of Mystery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: indulge your taste buds at Rumiano Cheese Co and then hike along Stout Grove.

To find ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Crescent City itinerary builder.

Traveling by combination of taxi, bus, and flight from Yosemite National Park to Crescent City takes 10.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Expect much warmer evenings in Crescent City when traveling from Yosemite National Park in November, with lows around 7°C. On the 20th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Crescent City

Parks Outdoors Museums

Side Trips

Trees of Mystery, Enderts Beach
Highlights from your plan
Enderts Beach ©
Enderts Beach
Trees of Mystery ©
Trees of Mystery
Battery Point Lighthouse ©
Battery Point Lighthouse

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