24 days in United States Itinerary

24 days in United States Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States route planner

This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

24 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Brussels
train + Fly:  15​h
1
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Monterey
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
3
Morro Bay
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h
4
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
5
Palm Springs
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h 30​min
6
Grand Canyon National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
7
Monument Valley
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
8
Page
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
9
Bryce Canyon National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
10
Zion National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
11
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
12
Death Valley National Park
— 1 night
Drive + bus:  8​h
13
Yosemite National Park
— 2 nights
+2
bus + foot + bus:  6​h 30​min
14
South Lake Tahoe
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h
15
Corte Madera
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  20​h 30​min
End: Brussels

3
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Twin Peaks has been added to your itinerary. We've included these beaches for you: Marshall’s Beach and China Beach. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Fitzgerald J V Marine Reserve and Mori Point. The adventure continues: head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, kick back and relax at Fort Funston National Park, take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, and cast your line with a fishing tour.

To find maps, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, use the San Francisco trip planner .

Brussels, Belgium to San Francisco is an approximately 15-hour combination of train and flight. You can also fly. The time zone changes from Central European Time (CET) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -9 hour difference. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Brussels in September; daily highs in San Francisco reach 28°C and lows reach 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Monterey.

Things to do in San Francisco

Outdoors Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Fitzgerald J V Marine Reserve, Mori Point
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

1
night
Monterey

Monterey ©
Monterey is a city in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 6th (Fri): take in the history at San Carlos Borromeo de Carmelo Mission, then admire the majestic nature at Point Lobos, and then immerse yourself in nature at Asilomar State Beach.

To see reviews, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Monterey vacation builder website .

You can drive from San Francisco to Monterey in 2.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or do a combination of train and bus. September in Monterey sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) so you can go by car to Morro Bay.

Things to do in Monterey

Beaches Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Carmel, Asilomar State Beach
Highlights from your plan
Point Lobos ©
Point Lobos
Asilomar State Beach ©
Asilomar State Beach

1
night
Morro Bay

Morro Bay
Morro Bay is a waterfront city in San Luis Obispo County, California located along California State Route 1 on California's Central Coast. To find photos, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Morro Bay day trip planning site .

Drive from Monterey to Morro Bay in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Monterey in September, you will find days in Morro Bay are somewhat warmer (33°C), and nights are about the same (16°C). On the 7th (Sat), you're off toLos Angeles.

Things to do in Morro Bay

Wineries Outdoors Parks

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 7th (Sat): take a leisurely stroll along Santa Monica Pier, kick back and relax at Venice Beach and Boardwalk, then get a taste of the local shopping with Abbot Kinney Boulevard, and finally see the interesting displays at The Getty Center. Keep things going the next day: see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory, then make a trip to Hollywood Walk of Fame, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Pierce Brothers Westwood Village Memorial Park, and finally identify plant and animal life at Kenneth Hahn State Recreation Area.

For photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Los Angeles online vacation planner .

You can drive from Morro Bay to Los Angeles in 4 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a bus. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Morro Bay in September since evenings lows in Los Angeles dip to 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Palm Springs.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Parks Museums Wildlife

Side Trip

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

1
night
Palm Springs

Palm Springs ©
Palm Springs is a desert resort city in Riverside County, California, United States, within the Coachella Valley. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Coachella Valley Preserve as well as Joshua Tree National Park. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Mon): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Joshua Tree National Park, admire nature's extreme beauty at Coachella Valley Preserve, explore the stunning scenery at Indian Canyons, identify plant and animal life at Living Free Animal Sanctuary, then do a tasting at Doffo Winery, and finally learn about winemaking at Danza del Sol Winery.

For reviews, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Palm Springs trip maker website .

Drive from Los Angeles to Palm Springs in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Traveling from Los Angeles in September, things will get a bit warmer in Palm Springs: highs are around 44°C and lows about 28°C. You'll have a few hours on the 10th (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Palm Springs

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Temecula, Living Free Animal Sanctuary, Joshua Tree National Park
Highlights from your plan
Indian Canyons ©
Indian Canyons
Joshua Tree National Park ©
Joshua Tree National Park
Coachella Valley Preserve ©
Coachella Valley Preserve

1
night
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.
To find reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Grand Canyon National Park trip app .

Drive from Palm Springs to Grand Canyon National Park in 6.5 hours. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Palm Springs in September: high temperatures in Grand Canyon National Park hover around 28°C and lows are around 7°C. On the 11th (Wed), you'll travel to Monument Valley.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Outdoors Parks Tours

1
night
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 (Wed): make a trip to Forrest Gump Point, then examine the collection at Goulding’s Trading Post Museum., and then see the top attractions with Sightseeing Tours.

To see maps, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Monument Valley trip planning site .

Getting from Grand Canyon National Park to Monument Valley by car takes about 3.5 hours. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in September: high temperatures in Monument Valley hover around 32°C and lows are around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Page.

Things to do in Monument Valley

Tours Museums

Side Trip

Forrest Gump Point
Highlights from your plan
Photography Tours
Goulding’s Trading Post Museum. ©
Goulding’s Trading Post Museum.
Forrest Gump Point ©
Forrest Gump Point

2
nights
Page

Page ©
Originally little more than a simple camp constructed to house workers who built a nearby dam on the Colorado River, Page is now a popular stop for travelers preparing a trip to Arizona's canyon country.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Thu): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Glen Canyon National Recreation Area. On the next day, take an in-depth tour of Powell Museum, have fun at Gunfighter Canyon, then take in breathtaking views at Antelope Canyon, and finally admire all the interesting features of Rainbow Bridge National Monument.

For photos, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Page travel itinerary planner .

You can drive from Monument Valley to Page in 2.5 hours. Traveling from Monument Valley in September, Page is a bit warmer at night with lows of 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) so you can drive to Bryce Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Page

Nature Parks Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Glen Canyon National Recreation Area ©
Rainbow Bridge National Monument ©
Rainbow Bridge National Monument
Antelope Canyon ©
Antelope Canyon

1
night
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 (Sat), take some stellar pictures from Sunrise Point, then trek along Rim Trail, then take in the dramatic natural features at Queen Victoria, and finally trek along Navajo/Queens Garden Loop.

For ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Bryce Canyon National Park trip maker site .

You can drive from Page to Bryce Canyon National Park in 3 hours. Another option is to do a combination of shuttle and car. When traveling from Page in September, plan for slightly colder days and much colder nights in Bryce Canyon National Park: temperatures range from 24°C by day to 5°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) so you can go by car to Zion National Park.

Things to do in Bryce Canyon National Park

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

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 15th (Sun): stroll through The Narrows. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Mon): explore the striking landscape of Zion National Park.

For maps, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Zion National Park itinerary maker site .

You can drive from Bryce Canyon National Park to Zion National Park in 3 hours. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Bryce Canyon National Park in September: high temperatures in Zion National Park hover around 34°C and lows are around 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Zion National Park

Nature Parks Trails
Highlights from your plan
The Narrows ©
The Narrows
Zion National Park ©
Zion National Park

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 17th (Tue): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Spring Mountains Visitor Center, see the interesting displays at Counts Kustoms, and then identify plant and animal life at Lake Mead National Recreation Area. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: examine the collection at The Mob Museum, get a taste of the local shopping with The Strip, and then don't miss a visit to Fountains of Bellagio.

To find reviews, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Las Vegas day trip app .

You can drive from Zion National Park to Las Vegas in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of car and bus. Traveling from Zion National Park to Las Vegas, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Zion National Park in September: highs in Las Vegas hover around 39°C, while lows dip to 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Death Valley National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Shopping

Side Trips

Spring Mountains Visitor Center, Lake Mead National Recreation Area
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
The Strip ©
The Strip
Counts Kustoms ©
Counts Kustoms

1
night
Death Valley National Park

Death Valley National Park ©
Extreme heat and dryness create extreme landscapes in Death Valley National Park.
On the 19th (Thu), explore the stunning scenery at Twenty Mule Team Canyon, steep yourself in history at Harmony Borax Works, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Zabriskie Point.

For reviews, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read our Death Valley National Park vacation maker website .

Traveling by car from Las Vegas to Death Valley National Park takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Las Vegas in September, Death Valley National Park is slightly colder at night with lows of 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Death Valley National Park

Nature Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Zabriskie Point ©
Zabriskie Point
Harmony Borax Works ©
Harmony Borax Works
Twenty Mule Team Canyon ©
Twenty Mule Team Canyon

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.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Sat): trek along Four Mile Trail, explore the striking landscape at Sentinel Dome, then explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point, and finally make a trip to Olmsted Point. Keep things going the next day: pause for some serene contemplation at Yosemite Valley Chapel, take in the dramatic scenery at Yosemite Falls, and then hike along Lower Yosemite Fall Trail.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Yosemite National Park vacation builder app .

You can drive from Death Valley National Park to Yosemite National Park in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and bus. When traveling from Death Valley National Park in September, plan for a bit cooler days in Yosemite National Park, with highs around 27°C, while nights are cooler with lows around 3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to travel to South Lake Tahoe.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Nature Trails
Highlights from your plan
Sentinel Dome ©
Sentinel Dome
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Yosemite Falls ©
Yosemite Falls

1
night
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.
You've now added Grover Hot Springs State Park to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): immerse yourself in nature at Grover Hot Springs State Park, awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area, kick back and relax at Nevada Beach Campground, then enjoy the sand and surf at Lakeside Beach, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Marcus Ashley Fine Art Gallery.

For more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the South Lake Tahoe visit app .

Take a bus from Yosemite National Park to South Lake Tahoe in 6.5 hours. September in South Lake Tahoe sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 4°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) early enough to travel to Corte Madera.

Things to do in South Lake Tahoe

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Nevada Beach Campground, Grover Hot Springs State Park
Highlights from your plan
Nevada Beach Campground ©
Nevada Beach Campground
Grover Hot Springs State Park ©
Grover Hot Springs State Park
Marcus Ashley Fine Art Gallery ©
Marcus Ashley Fine Art Gallery

1
night
Corte Madera

Corte Madera ©
Corte Madera is an incorporated town in Marin County, California, United States. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Safari West. On the 24th (Tue), look for all kinds of wild species at Safari West, then look for all kinds of wild species at Marin Headlands, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Stinson Beach, and finally delve into the lush surroundings at Muir Woods National Monument.

To find traveler tips, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Corte Madera trip itinerary builder website .

The Route module can help you plan travel from South Lake Tahoe to Corte Madera. Traveling from South Lake Tahoe in September, expect Corte Madera to be somewhat warmer, temps between 33°C and 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Corte Madera

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Stinson Beach, Marin Headlands, Safari West, Muir Woods National Monument
Highlights from your plan
Marin Headlands ©
Marin Headlands
Muir Woods National Monument ©
Muir Woods National Monument
Safari West ©
Safari West

Similar Plans

28 days in West Coast, Grand Canyon National Park & Las Vegas BY A USER FROM INDIA May, teens, popular sights PREFERENCES: May, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 25 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED ARAB EMIRATES August, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced 25 days in United States BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA December, kids, popular sights PREFERENCES: December, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 25 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM April, hidden gems PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 30 days in United States BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA November, teens, kids, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: November, teens, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced 28 days in United States BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA September, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 28 days in United States BY A USER FROM NEW ZEALAND July, popular sights PREFERENCES: July ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 27 days in United States BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA October, popular sights PREFERENCES: October ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 28 days in New York City, Los Angeles & Las Vegas BY A USER FROM PHILIPPINES April, popular sights PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 28 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM May, popular sights PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium
View more plans