24 days in United States Itinerary

24 days in United States Itinerary

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24 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Los Angeles
1
Los Angeles
— 3 nights
Drive:  5​h 30​min
2
Oatman
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
3
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 45​min
4
Grand Canyon National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
5
Monument Valley
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 45​min
6
Arches National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  45​min
7
Moab
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 45​min
8
Bryce Canyon National Park
— Few hours
Drive:  11​h 30​min
9
Yellowstone National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  11​h 30​min
10
Zion National Park
— 1 night
taxi + bus:  7​h 30​min
11
Death Valley National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 15​min
12
Mammoth Lakes
— 1 night
bus:  2​h
13
Yosemite National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h
14
San Francisco
— 2 nights
Drive:  6​h 30​min
15
Los Angeles
— 1 night
End: Los Angeles

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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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Universal Studios Hollywood as well as Paramount Pictures - Studio Tours. Get out of town with these interesting Los Angeles side-trips: Third Street Promenade (in Santa Monica) and Downtown Disney (in Anaheim). There's much more to do: partake in some friendly competition at Fantastic Race, explore the different monuments and memorials at Hollywood Forever Cemetery, admire the landmark architecture of Bradbury Building, and learn more about the world around you at La Brea Tar Pits and Museum.

Make your Los Angeles itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

If you are flying in from United Kingdom, the closest major airports are Los Angeles International Airport, John Wayne Airport-Orange County Airport and Ontario International Airport. In May, daily temperatures in Los Angeles can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) early enough to travel to Oatman.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Santa Monica, Downtown Disney
Highlights from your plan
Venice Beach and Boardwalk ©
Venice Beach and Boardwalk
Los Angeles County Museum of Art ©
California Science Center ©
California Science Center

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Oatman

Oatman ©
Oatman is a town in the Black Mountains of Mohave County, Arizona, United States. On the 5th (Sun), try to win big at Avi Casino, then see a world frozen in time at Oatman Ghost Town, then take in the pleasant sights at Oatman Gift Shack, and finally cruise along Sitgreaves Pass.

To find ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Oatman sightseeing site .

Traveling by car from Los Angeles to Oatman takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. The time zone difference when traveling from Los Angeles to Oatman is 1 hour. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Los Angeles in May; daily highs in Oatman reach 39°C and lows reach 23°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Oatman

Historic Sites Casinos Scenic Drive

Side Trip

Avi Casino
Highlights from your plan
Avi Casino ©
Avi Casino
Sitgreaves Pass ©
Sitgreaves Pass
Oatman Gift Shack ©
Oatman Gift Shack

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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.
Take a break from Las Vegas with a short trip to Hoover Dam in Boulder City, about 50 minutes away. There's still lots to do: immerse yourself in nature at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, get the adrenaline pumping with an extreme tour, admire the local landmark of Bellagio Fountains, and take in panoramic vistas at Eiffel Tower Experience at Paris Las Vegas.

For where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Las Vegas road trip planning app .

Getting from Oatman to Las Vegas by car takes about 2.5 hours. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Oatman in May, expect nights in Las Vegas to be about the same, around 20°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 36°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Shopping Nature

Side Trip

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

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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.
On the 10th (Fri), hike along Bright Angel Trail.

To find reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Grand Canyon National Park road trip site .

Traveling by car from Oatman to Grand Canyon National Park takes 4 hours. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Oatman in May, with highs in Grand Canyon National Park at 23°C and lows at 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can drive to Monument Valley.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Trails Parks Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail

1
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Monument Valley

Monument Valley is a region of the Colorado Plateau characterized by a cluster of vast sandstone buttes, the largest reaching 1000ft above the valley floor. Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sat): explore and take pictures at Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park, examine the collection at Goulding’s Trading Post Museum., then catch all the local highlights with Sightseeing Tours, and finally stop by Monument Valley Navajo Market.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Monument Valley vacation planner .

Traveling by car from Grand Canyon National Park to Monument Valley takes 3.5 hours. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in May, expect Monument Valley to be somewhat warmer, temps between 27°C and 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Arches National Park.

Things to do in Monument Valley

Tours Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Photography Tours
Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park ©
Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park
Goulding’s Trading Post Museum. ©
Goulding’s Trading Post Museum.

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Arches National Park

Arches National Park ©
Mother Nature kept reaching for red when she painted Arches National Park's 2,000 sandstone arches, resulting in one of the country's more distinctly shaped and colored landscapes.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sun): take in the dramatic natural features at Fiery Furnace, then make a trip to Partition Arch, then explore the striking landscape at Double Arch, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Delicate Arch.

To find maps, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Arches National Park online attractions planner .

You can drive from Monument Valley to Arches National Park in 4 hours. In May, daily temperatures in Arches National Park can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can go by car to Moab.

Things to do in Arches National Park

Nature Parks Trails
Highlights from your plan
Delicate Arch ©
Delicate Arch
Double Arch ©
Double Arch
Fiery Furnace ©
Fiery Furnace

1
night
Moab

The gateway to Utah's popular canyon country, Moab sits engulfed in the middle of desert wilderness.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Mon): get interesting insight from Tours.

For ratings, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Moab trip itinerary maker .

You can drive from Arches National Park to Moab in an hour. In May, daily temperatures in Moab can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can go by car to Bryce Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Moab

Tours Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Adrenaline & Extreme Tours

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Bryce Canyon National Park

Bryce Canyon National Park ©
You can find hoodoos--rock pillars formed by erosion--all around the world, but those of Bryce Canyon National Park remain the standard bearers thanks to their bright red color, tall stature, and arrangement in large amphitheaters.
On the 14th (Tue), take in panoramic vistas at Bryce Point, then get great views at Inspiration Point, and then stroll through Navajo/Queens Garden Loop.

For where to stay, photos, maps, and tourist information, go to the Bryce Canyon National Park trip maker .

You can drive from Moab to Bryce Canyon National Park in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, taxi, and car. Traveling from Moab in May, expect Bryce Canyon National Park to be little chillier, temps between 20°C and 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Bryce Canyon National Park

Trails Parks Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Navajo/Queens Garden Loop ©
Navajo/Queens Garden Loop
Inspiration Point ©
Inspiration Point

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Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone National Park ©
An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
On the 15th (Wed), witness a stunning natural landmark at Old Faithful, take in the natural beauty of Grand Prismatic Spring, then admire the sheer force of Kepler Cascades, and finally take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone. On the 16th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: hike along Artist Point, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Lake Butte Overlook, and then explore the activities along Yellowstone Lake.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Yellowstone National Park trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

You can do a combination of car and flight from Bryce Canyon National Park to Yellowstone National Park in 9 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, flight, and taxi; or drive. While traveling from Bryce Canyon National Park, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Yellowstone National Park, ranging from highs of 13°C to lows of -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Fri) to allow time for travel to Zion National Park.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Trails
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Yellowstone Lake ©
Yellowstone Lake
Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful

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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.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Sat): explore the striking landscape of The Narrows.

For ratings and tourist information, use the Zion National Park sightseeing website .

Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Yellowstone National Park to Zion National Park takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, flight, and taxi; or drive. When traveling from Yellowstone National Park in May, plan for much hotter days and a bit warmer nights in Zion National Park: temperatures range from 28°C by day to 5°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to travel to Death Valley National Park.

Things to do in Zion National Park

Nature Trails Parks
Highlights from your plan
The Narrows ©
The Narrows

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Death Valley National Park

Death Valley National Park ©
Extreme heat and dryness create extreme landscapes in Death Valley National Park.
On the 19th (Sun), explore the striking landscape at Zabriskie Point and then take some stellar pictures from Dante's View.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Death Valley National Park trip planner .

Do a combination of taxi and bus from Zion National Park to Death Valley National Park in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, flight, and bus; or do a combination of car, flight, bus, and taxi. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. In May, Death Valley National Park is somewhat warmer than Zion National Park - with highs of 33°C and lows of 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Mammoth Lakes.

Things to do in Death Valley National Park

Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Zabriskie Point ©
Zabriskie Point
Dante's View ©
Dante's View

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Mammoth Lakes

Mammoth Lakes ©
Mammoth Lakes is a town in Mono County, California, the county's only incorporated community. Start off your visit on the 20th (Mon): fly down the slopes at Mammoth Mountain.

For ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Mammoth Lakes trip itinerary builder website .

Getting from Death Valley National Park to Mammoth Lakes by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and bus. Traveling from Death Valley National Park in May, you will find days in Mammoth Lakes are slightly colder (21°C), and nights are cooler (1°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) early enough to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Mammoth Lakes

Parks Winter Sports Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Mammoth Mountain ©
Mammoth Mountain

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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.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Tue): make a trip to Yosemite Village, admire the sheer force of Yosemite Falls, then get great views at Tunnel View, and finally explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point.

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You can take a bus from Mammoth Lakes to Yosemite National Park in 2 hours. In May, plan for daily highs up to 21°C, and evening lows to 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) early enough to drive to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Yosemite, Tunnel View ©
Yosemite, Tunnel View
Yosemite Falls ©
Yosemite Falls

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Wed): get a taste of the local shopping with Ferry Building Marketplace, take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Alcatraz Island, and finally snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge. Keep things going the next day: have fun and explore at Exploratorium and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Golden Gate Park.

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Getting from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of taxi, bus, flight, and subway. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Yosemite National Park in May since evenings lows in San Francisco dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) early enough to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Francisco

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

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Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©
Step out of Los Angeles with an excursion to Disneyland Park in Anaheim--about 30 minutes away. Pack the 26th (Sun) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. See even more of Los Angeles: see the interesting displays at The Getty Center, make a trip to Hollywood Walk of Fame, get to know the fascinating history of Santa Monica Pier, and see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory.

To see more things to do, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read Los Angeles trip builder app .

Traveling by combination of flight and train from San Francisco to Los Angeles takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of subway, flight, and train; or drive. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from San Francisco in May, with highs in Los Angeles at 28°C and lows at 17°C. On the 27th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums Childrens Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Griffith Observatory ©
Griffith Observatory
Hollywood Walk of Fame ©
Hollywood Walk of Fame
Guitar Center ©
Guitar Center

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