23 days in United States Itinerary

23 days in United States Itinerary

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23 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Luxembourg City
Fly:  16​h
1
Los Angeles
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h
2
Monterey
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
4
South Lake Tahoe
— 2 nights
taxi + bus:  3​h 30​min
5
Yosemite National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  9​h
6
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
7
Flagstaff
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
8
Grand Canyon National Park
— Few hours
Drive:  2​h 15​min
9
Lake Powell
— 2 nights
Drive:  6​h
10
Salt Lake City
— Few hours
Fly + bus:  8​h
11
New York City
— 3 nights
bus + Fly:  13​h 45​min
End: Luxembourg City

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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.
Get out of town with these interesting Los Angeles side-trips: Anaheim (Disneyland Park & Disney California Adventure Park). Pack the 12th (Mon) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. And it doesn't end there: examine the collection at The Getty Center, get to know the fascinating history of Hollywood Walk of Fame, take in the waterfront at Santa Monica Pier, and admire the landmark architecture of Walt Disney Concert Hall.

To see ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Los Angeles tour itinerary website .

Luxembourg City, Luxembourg to Los Angeles is an approximately 16-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus, train, and flight; or do a combination of train and flight. The time zone difference moving from Central European Time (CET) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 9 hours. Traveling from Luxembourg City in August, expect Los Angeles to be a bit warmer, temps between 34°C and 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) so you can travel to Monterey.

Things to do in Los Angeles

#Theme Parks, #Museums, #Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Anaheim, Santa Monica Pier
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Disney California Adventure Park ©
Disney California Adventure Park
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood

2
nights
Monterey

Monterey is a city in the U.S. On the 14th (Wed), cruise along 17-Mile Drive, then admire all the interesting features of Seventeen Mile Drive, and then admire the majestic nature at Point Lobos. On your second day here, appreciate the extensive heritage of Cannery Row, contemplate the waterfront views at Monterey Bay, and then find something for the whole family at Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk.

To find photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Monterey trip itinerary builder tool .

Fly from Los Angeles to Monterey in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. In August, Monterey is a bit cooler than Los Angeles - with highs of 24°C and lows of 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to San Francisco.

Things to do in Monterey

#Outdoors, #Wildlife, #Parks

Side Trips

Carmel, Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Monterey Bay ©
Monterey Bay
Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk ©
Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk

3
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Spend the 19th (Mon) on a tasty journey with a beer tour and tasting. There's still lots to do: contemplate the long history of Alcatraz Island, stroll through Golden Gate Park, catch a ride on Cable Cars, and take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge.

To see maps, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read San Francisco travel route planner.

Drive from Monterey to San Francisco in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in San Francisco can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to South Lake Tahoe.

Things to do in San Francisco

#Tours, #Parks, #Childrens Museums
Highlights from your plan
Beer Tastings & Tours
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium

2
nights
South Lake Tahoe

South Lake Tahoe ©
High in the Sierra Nevada mountains on the shore of one of America’s most scenic lakes, South Lake Tahoe captures the spirit of the outdoors and serves as a hub for tourism activities surrounding the lake.
On the 20th (Tue), tour the pleasant surroundings at Sand Harbor, explore the historical opulence of Vikingsholm, and then explore the activities along Emerald Bay State Park. On the 21st (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take an in-depth tour of Tallac Historic Site and then stroll through Pope Beach.

For where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the South Lake Tahoe trip itinerary planner .

You can drive from San Francisco to South Lake Tahoe in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of subway, flight, and bus; or do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from San Francisco in August, you will find days in South Lake Tahoe are somewhat warmer (32°C), and nights are little chillier (7°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) to allow time to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in South Lake Tahoe

#Parks, #Beaches, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Emerald Bay State Park, Sand Harbor
Highlights from your plan
Emerald Bay State Park ©
Emerald Bay State Park
Pope Beach ©
Pope Beach
Sand Harbor ©
Sand Harbor

2
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.
On the 22nd (Thu), explore and take pictures at Tioga Pass, then explore the striking landscape at Sentinel Dome, then explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point, and finally make a trip to Olmsted Point.

To find ratings, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Yosemite National Park trip planner.

Traveling by combination of taxi and bus from South Lake Tahoe to Yosemite National Park takes 3.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in August, and nighttime lows around 7°C. On the 23rd (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

#Parks, #Nature, #Scenic Drive
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Sentinel Dome ©
Sentinel Dome
El Capitan ©
El Capitan

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.
On the 24th (Sat), take a memorable tour with Tours, try to win big at Bellagio Hotel and Casino, then ponder the design of Bellagio Fountains, and finally take in breathtaking views at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area.

For other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Las Vegas trip planner .

Traveling by car from Yosemite National Park to Las Vegas takes 9 hours. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in August, you will find days in Las Vegas are somewhat warmer (45°C), and nights are much warmer (29°C). You will have some time to spend on the 25th (Sun) before leaving for Flagstaff.

Things to do in Las Vegas

#Parks, #Nature, #Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
Bellagio Fountains ©
Bellagio Fountains
Adrenaline & Extreme Tours

1
night
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.
For where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Flagstaff trip planning app .

Traveling by car from Las Vegas to Flagstaff takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Las Vegas to Flagstaff is 1 hour. Expect colder temperatures when traveling from Las Vegas in August; daily highs in Flagstaff reach 29°C and lows reach 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Flagstaff

#Parks, #Nature

Side Trip

Painted Desert
Highlights from your plan
Painted Desert ©
Painted Desert

few
hours
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 26th (Mon): hike along South Kaibab Trail and then take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim.

To see maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Grand Canyon National Park travel route planning tool .

Traveling by car from Flagstaff to Grand Canyon National Park takes 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in August, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) early enough to travel to Lake Powell.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

#Parks, #Nature, #Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
South Kaibab Trail ©
South Kaibab Trail

2
nights
Lake Powell

Lake Powell ©
You can plan Lake Powell trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.

You can drive from Grand Canyon National Park to Lake Powell in 7 hours. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in August, with highs in Lake Powell at 39°C and lows at 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Salt Lake City.

Things to do in Lake Powell

#Parks, #Beaches, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Big Water, Glen Canyon Dam
Highlights from your plan
Lone Rock Beach ©
Lone Rock Beach
Glen Canyon Dam ©
Glen Canyon Dam
Paria Rimrocks Toadstool Hoodoos ©
Paria Rimrocks Toadstool Hoodoos

few
hours
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.
To see reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Salt Lake City trip planner .

You can drive from Lake Powell to Salt Lake City in 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. August in Salt Lake City sees daily highs of 39°C and lows of 22°C at night. On the 28th (Wed), you're off toNew York City.

Things to do in Salt Lake City

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Tours

3
nights
New York City

New York City ©
Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, shopping, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: go for a walk through Central Park, admire the striking features of Rockefeller Center, explore the galleries of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, and enjoy breathtaking views from Empire State Building.

To find other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our New York City journey planning app .

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Salt Lake City to New York City in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Salt Lake City to New York City due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Salt Lake City in August, plan for slightly colder days in New York City, with highs around 34°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

#Museums, #Parks, #Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Statue of Liberty National Monument ©

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