24 days in United States Itinerary

24 days in United States Itinerary

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24 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Manchester
Fly:  13​h 45​min
1
San Francisco
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
2
Los Angeles
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h
3
Las Vegas
— 4 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
4
Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
5
Sedona
— 1 day
Drive:  2​h 15​min
6
Phoenix
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 30​min
7
Santa Fe
— 1 night
Shuttle + Fly:  5​h 15​min
8
Austin
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
9
San Antonio
— 3 nights
Bus:  3​h 15​min
10
Houston
— 1 night
Fly:  13​h 30​min
End: Manchester

4
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, engage your brain at Exploratorium, admire the natural beauty at Japanese Tea Garden, and stroll through Golden Gate Park.

Plan my trip to San Francisco with suggested itineraries provided by Inspirock.

Manchester, UK to San Francisco is an approximately 14-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and subway; or do a combination of train, flight, and subway. Traveling from Manchester to San Francisco, you'll gain 8 hours due to the time zone difference. July in San Francisco sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 16°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) so you can travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Francisco

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

3
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.
Change things up with a short trip to Disneyland Park in Anaheim (about 30 minutes away). Pack the 13th (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. And it doesn't end there: examine the collection at The Getty Center, take a leisurely stroll along Santa Monica Pier, see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Hollywood Walk of Fame.

For photos, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Los Angeles vacation website .

You can do a combination of flight and train from San Francisco to Los Angeles in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of subway, flight, and train; or drive. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from San Francisco in July: high temperatures in Los Angeles hover around 33°C and lows are around 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) early enough to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Disneyland Park, Santa Monica Pier
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center

4
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.
Go for a jaunt from Las Vegas to Boulder City to see Hoover Dam about 50 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: admire the local landmark of Bellagio Fountains, try your luck at Casino at the Venetian, shop like a local with The Strip, and admire the natural beauty at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens.

For traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Las Vegas trip planner .

You can fly from Los Angeles to Las Vegas in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from Los Angeles in July, expect nights in Las Vegas to be a bit warmer, around 32°C, while days are much hotter, around 47°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) so you can drive to Sedona.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Shopping Fun & Games

Side Trip

Hoover Dam
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
The Strip ©
The Strip

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.
On the 19th (Fri), hike along Bright Angel Trail. On the 20th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get great views at Mather Point and then hike along Rim Trail.

For ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Grand Canyon National Park travel itinerary planner.

You can do a combination of car and flight from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a shuttle. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from Las Vegas in July: high temperatures in Grand Canyon National Park hover around 34°C and lows are around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) so you can drive to Sedona.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Outdoors Trails Parks
Highlights from your plan
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail
Mather Point ©
Mather Point

1
day
Sedona

Sedona ©
Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sun): take in the dramatic natural features at Cathedral Rock, explore and take pictures at Red Rock Scenic Byway (SR 179), and then stop by Psychic Readings by Nirup.

To see reviews, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Sedona online trip builder .

Getting from Grand Canyon National Park to Sedona by car takes about 2.5 hours. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in July, with highs in Sedona at 39°C and lows at 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) early enough to drive to Phoenix.

Things to do in Sedona

Parks Nature Scenic Drive
Highlights from your plan
Cathedral Rock ©
Cathedral Rock
Psychic Readings by Nirup ©
Psychic Readings by Nirup

1
night
Phoenix

Phoenix ©
Phoenix is the capital and most populous city of the U.S. On the 22nd (Mon), push the limits with an extreme tour and then examine the collection at Musical Instrument Museum.

To find reviews, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Phoenix day trip tool .

Traveling by car from Sedona to Phoenix takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and flight; or take a shuttle. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Sedona in July: high temperatures in Phoenix hover around 48°C and lows are around 34°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) to allow time to travel to Santa Fe.

Things to do in Phoenix

Museums
Highlights from your plan
Musical Instrument Museum ©
Musical Instrument Museum

1
night
Santa Fe

Santa Fe ©
Santa Fe continuously ranks among the world's top holiday destinations, attracting visitors with its unusual combination of scenic beauty, rich history, cultural diversity, and high concentration of performing arts venues, fine restaurants, and interesting attractions.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): explore the world behind art at Georgia O'Keeffe Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Loretto Chapel, then get a taste of the local shopping with The Plaza, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Canyon Road, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at The Cathedral Basilica of St. Francis of Assisi.

For ratings, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Santa Fe trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Phoenix to Santa Fe takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. While traveling from Phoenix, expect a bit cooler days and much colder nights in Santa Fe, ranging from highs of 36°C to lows of 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) to allow time to travel to Austin.

Things to do in Santa Fe

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums
Highlights from your plan
Canyon Road ©
Canyon Road
Santa Fe Plaza ©
Santa Fe Plaza

1
night
Austin

Austin ©
Despite its laid-back college vibe, Austin is an influential center for politics, technology, film, and music.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Wed): take an in-depth tour of Bullock Texas State History Museum, explore the activities along Barton Springs Pool, and then trek along Lady Bird Lake Hike-and-Bike Trail. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the landmark architecture of The Driskill, then get your game on at The Escape Game Austin, then ponder the world of politics at Texas State Capitol, and finally identify plant and animal life at Congress Avenue Bridge / Austin Bats.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read Austin online trip builder .

You can do a combination of shuttle and flight from Santa Fe to Austin in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time to Central Standard Time is 1 hour. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Santa Fe in July: high temperatures in Austin hover around 43°C and lows are around 28°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) so you can go by car to San Antonio.

Things to do in Austin

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
The Escape Game Austin ©
The Escape Game Austin
Barton Springs Pool ©
Barton Springs Pool
Texas State Capitol ©
Texas State Capitol

3
nights
San Antonio

San Antonio ©
As the state’s second largest city, San Antonio embodies Texas’ rich cultural heritage while maintaining the Old West charm of an oil town.
Pack the 26th (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at SeaWorld San Antonio. Next up on the itinerary: get a taste of the local shopping with The San Antonio River Walk, pause for some serene contemplation at San Fernando De Bexar Cathedral, steep yourself in history at The Alamo, and explore the fascinating underground world of Natural Bridge Caverns.

For ratings, maps, photos, and other tourist information, use the San Antonio vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Austin to San Antonio takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. July in San Antonio sees daily highs of 43°C and lows of 28°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Houston.

Things to do in San Antonio

Theme Parks Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
SeaWorld ©
SeaWorld
The San Antonio River Walk ©
The San Antonio River Walk
The Alamo ©
The Alamo

1
night
Houston

Houston ©
Although urban sprawl remains synonymous with Houston, most of the city's tourist attractions lie within the relatively small downtown area, surrounded by diverse neighborhoods housing the nation's biggest African-American, Asian-American, and Latino communities.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Mon): take in the dramatic scenery at Water Wall, then get curious at The Houston Museum of Natural Science, and then admire all the interesting features of Minute Maid Park.

For maps, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Houston holiday tool .

Drive from San Antonio to Houston in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. In July, daily temperatures in Houston can reach 41°C, while at night they dip to 29°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Houston

Childrens Museums Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
The Houston Museum of Natural Science ©
Minute Maid Park ©
Minute Maid Park
Water Wall ©
Water Wall

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