24 days in United States Itinerary

24 days in United States Itinerary

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24 days in United States Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  14​h 15​min
1
Las Vegas
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 45​min
2
Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 45​min
3
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
4
Death Valley National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  8​h
5
Yosemite National Park
— 4 nights
Drive:  4​h
6
San Francisco
— 4 nights
Drive:  6​h 30​min
7
Los Angeles
— 6 nights
Fly:  14​h 30​min
End: London

1
night
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've now added Hoover Dam to your itinerary. Explore Las Vegas further: explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, shop like a local with The Strip, push the limits with an extreme tour, and take in nature's colorful creations at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens.

To see ratings, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read Las Vegas day trip planning app .

You can do a combination of flight and car from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas. In August, Las Vegas is much warmer than Grand Canyon National Park - with highs of 45°C and lows of 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Nature Parks Museums
Highlights from your plan
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum

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.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Mon): take some stellar pictures from Mather Point, trek along South Kaibab Trail, then explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim, and finally take in breathtaking views at Yavapai Point. On your second day here, get great views at Hopi Point and then trek along Rim Trail.

To find photos, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Grand Canyon National Park tour planner .

You can do a combination of car and flight from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can 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. Plan for cooler temperatures traveling from Las Vegas in August, with highs in Grand Canyon National Park at 31°C and lows at 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) early enough to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Trails Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail
South Kaibab Trail ©
South Kaibab Trail

3
nights
Las Vegas

Las Vegas ©
Start off your visit on the 11th (Sat): examine the collection at The Neon Museum, then have some family-friendly fun at Dig This, and then don't miss a visit to Hoover Dam Bypass. On your second day here, zoom along the surf with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure.

For other places to visit, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Las Vegas online vacation planner .

Fly from Los Angeles to Las Vegas in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and flight. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Los Angeles in August; daily highs in Las Vegas reach 45°C and lows reach 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Tours Adventure Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Dig This ©
Dig This
Waterskiing & Jetskiing
Hoover Dam Bypass ©
Hoover Dam Bypass

2
nights
Death Valley National Park

Death Valley National Park ©
Extreme heat and dryness create extreme landscapes in Death Valley National Park.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Sat): make a trip to Ashford Mill Ruins, take an in-depth tour of The Ranch at Furnace Creek, then take a memorable drive along Artists Dr, and finally explore the activities along Badwater Basin. On the 18th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the striking landscape at Zabriskie Point, take some stellar pictures from Dante's View, and then make a trip to Mesquite Flat Sand Dunes.

To see reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read Death Valley National Park trip itinerary builder app .

You can drive from Las Vegas to Death Valley National Park in 2.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and taxi; or take a bus. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Las Vegas in August since evenings lows in Death Valley National Park dip to 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) so you can drive to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Death Valley National Park

Nature Parks Scenic Drive
Highlights from your plan
Zabriskie Point ©
Zabriskie Point
Badwater Basin ©
Badwater Basin
Artists Dr ©
Artists Dr

4
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.
Spend the 21st (Wed) exploring nature at Bridalveil Fall. And it doesn't end there: explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point, get great views at Tunnel View, take in the dramatic scenery at Yosemite Falls, and cruise along Tioga Pass.

To see other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Yosemite National Park online trip planner .

Traveling by car from Death Valley National Park to Yosemite National Park takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and bus. Traveling from Death Valley National Park in August, you will find days in Yosemite National Park are a bit cooler (32°C), and nights are much colder (7°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Nature Parks Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Vernal Fall ©
Vernal Fall
Cathedral Beach Picnic Area ©
Cathedral Beach Picnic Area

4
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Dedicate the 30th (Mon) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. And it doesn't end there: step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island, stroll through China Beach, make a trip to Lombard Street, and get curious at California Academy of Sciences.

To find ratings, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the San Francisco sightseeing planning tool .

London, UK to San Francisco is an approximately 14-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of flight and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 8 hours traveling from London to San Francisco. In July, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) so you can go by car to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Tours Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
China Beach ©
China Beach
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge

6
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Santa Monica Beach as well as Your L.A. Tours. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Los Angeles: Anaheim (Disneyland Park & Disney California Adventure Park). Pack the 9th (Thu) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. The adventure continues: look and learn at Griffith Observatory, stroll the grounds of Hollywood Forever Cemetery, take in the waterfront at Santa Monica Pier, and examine the collection at The Getty Center.

To find other places to visit, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read our Los Angeles road trip planning site .

Traveling by car from Yosemite National Park to Los Angeles takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, bus, and flight; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in August, expect warmer with lows of 22°C in Los Angeles. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Beaches Parks

Side Trips

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

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