23 days in Western US Itinerary

23 days in Western US Itinerary

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23 days in Western US Itinerary

Start: Tel Aviv
+2
Fly + tram + bus:  24​h
1
Cannon Beach
— 3 nights
+3
bus + tram + Fly + taxi:  6​h 45​min
2
Glacier National Park
— 3 nights
taxi + Fly:  5​h 15​min
3
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
4
Grand Canyon National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
5
Sedona
— 4 nights
taxi + Fly:  7​h
6
Carmel
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
7
San Francisco
— 2 nights
Fly:  17​h 15​min
End: Tel Aviv

3
nights
Cannon Beach

Cannon Beach ©
Cannon Beach is a city in Clatsop County, Oregon, United States. On the 9th (Sun), stop by Bruce's Candy Kitchen, then kick back and relax at Haystack Rock, and then admire the majestic nature at Ecola State Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the exciting artwork at Icefire Glassworks, then stop by Beach Books, then stop by The Buzz on Broadway, and finally kick back and relax at Cannon Beach.

To see more things to do, maps, reviews, and tourist information, read our Cannon Beach driving holiday planning app .

Tel Aviv, Israel to Cannon Beach is an approximately 24-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of flight, bus, and train; or do a combination of flight, bus, and tram. You'll gain 10 hours traveling from Tel Aviv to Cannon Beach due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Tel Aviv in September, plan for slightly colder days and colder nights in Cannon Beach: temperatures range from 24°C by day to 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) so you can travel to Glacier National Park.

Things to do in Cannon Beach

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Seaside
Highlights from your plan
Haystack Rock ©
Haystack Rock
Cannon Beach ©
Cannon Beach
Ecola State Park ©
Ecola State Park

3
nights
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.
Keep things going the next day: contemplate the waterfront views at McDonald Creek, then get to know the fascinating history of Garden Wall, and then take a memorable drive along Going-to-the-Sun Road.

To see where to stay, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read Glacier National Park trip builder website .

Traveling by combination of bus, flight, and taxi from Cannon Beach to Glacier National Park takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus, train, and taxi. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is 1 hour. Traveling from Cannon Beach in September, expect little chillier with lows of 4°C in Glacier National Park. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) early enough to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Glacier National Park

Outdoors Tours Adventure

Side Trips

Willow's HuckleberryLand, River Rafting & Tubing, Home Ranch Bottoms
Highlights from your plan
Going-to-the-Sun Road ©
Going-to-the-Sun Road
Home Ranch Bottoms ©
Home Ranch Bottoms
Garden Wall ©
Garden Wall

3
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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Valley of Fire State Park and M&M'S World Las Vegas. Do your shopping at The Strip and The Grand Canal Shoppes at The Venetian. And it doesn't end there: look for gifts at Las Vegas North Premium Outlets, admire the local landmark of Bellagio Fountains, take in panoramic vistas at Eiffel Tower Experience at Paris Las Vegas, and buy something for everyone on your list at Forum Shops at Caesars Palace.

To find reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Las Vegas day trip app .

Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Glacier National Park to Las Vegas takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi, train, and bus. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Glacier National Park in September, expect nights in Las Vegas to be warmer, around 25°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 39°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) so you can travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Shopping Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Valley of Fire State Park
Highlights from your plan
The Strip ©
The Strip
Valley of Fire State Park ©
Valley of Fire State Park
Eiffel Tower Viewing Deck ©
Eiffel Tower Viewing Deck

3
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.
Head to The Historic Seligman Sundries and Double Eagle Trading Companyfor some retail therapy. Step off the beaten path and head to Lower Antelope Canyon and South Kaibab Trail. Step out of Grand Canyon National Park to go to Seligman and see The Rusty Bolt, which is approximately 1h 50 min away. On the 20th (Thu), hike the day away at Bright Angel Trail. There's much more to do: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim, admire the landmark architecture of Lookout Studio, and look for gifts at Canyon Village Marketplace.

To see ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Grand Canyon National Park trip itinerary planner .

Traveling by combination of car and flight from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; 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. Traveling from Las Vegas in September, expect nights in Grand Canyon National Park to be much colder, around 7°C, while days are little chillier, around 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Sedona.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Trails Outdoors

Side Trips

Seligman, Double Eagle Trading Company, Lower Antelope Canyon
Highlights from your plan
Lower Antelope Canyon ©
Lower Antelope Canyon
The Historic Seligman Sundries ©
The Historic Seligman Sundries
The Rusty Bolt ©
The Rusty Bolt

4
nights
Sedona

Sedona ©
Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
Do your shopping at Absolute Bikes and Psychic Readings by Nirup. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Cathedral Rock and Devil's Bridge Trail. The adventure continues: explore and take pictures at Red Rock Scenic Byway (SR 179), stop by Hummingbird House, soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, and hike along Airport Mesa.

To see reviews, photos, maps, and tourist information, read Sedona tour itinerary tool .

Traveling by car from Grand Canyon National Park to Sedona takes 2.5 hours. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in September; daily highs in Sedona reach 34°C and lows reach 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) so you can travel to Carmel.

Things to do in Sedona

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trip

Absolute Bikes
Highlights from your plan
Cathedral Rock ©
Cathedral Rock
Devil's Bridge Trail ©
Devil's Bridge Trail
Oak Creek Canyon ©
Oak Creek Canyon

3
nights
Carmel

Carmel ©
Carmel-by-the-Sea, often simply called Carmel, is a city in Monterey County, California, United States, founded in 1902 and incorporated on October 31, 1916. On the 24th (Mon), take in the views from Bixby Bridge. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: kick back and relax at Carmel City Beach/Carmel River Beach, then stroll through Point Lobos State Reserve, and then stop by The Cheese Shop.

To find maps, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, use the Carmel trip planning site .

Traveling by combination of shuttle, flight, and bus from Sedona to Carmel takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, flight, and bus; or drive. Traveling from Sedona to Carmel, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Sedona in September; daily highs in Carmel reach 24°C and lows reach 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) so you can go by car to San Francisco.

Things to do in Carmel

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Big Sur
Highlights from your plan
Carmel River State Beach ©
Carmel River State Beach
Point Lobos ©
Point Lobos
Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park ©
Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park

2
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Head to Union Square and Ferry Plaza Farmers Marketfor plenty of shopping. Go for a jaunt from San Francisco to Napa to see Wine Tours & Tastings about 1h 10 min away. There's much more to do: head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, make a trip to Lombard Street, and snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge.

For maps, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, use the San Francisco trip planner .

Drive from Carmel to San Francisco in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or take a bus. Traveling from Carmel in September, you will find days in San Francisco are a bit warmer (28°C), and nights are about the same (17°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Tours Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Wine Tours & Tastings
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Ferry Building Marketplace ©
Ferry Building Marketplace
Wine Tours & Tastings

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