25 days in United States Itinerary

25 days in United States Itinerary

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Los Angeles
— 3 nights
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Sedona
— 4 nights
3
Grand Canyon National Park
— 3 nights
4
Page
— Few hours
5
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
6
San Francisco
— 3 nights
7
Carmel
— 1 night
8
Big Sur
— 1 night
9
Santa Barbara
— 1 night
10
Malibu
— 2 nights
11
Santa Monica
— 2 nights

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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 list of things to see and do now includes Santa Monica Pier Aquarium, Madame Tussauds Hollywood, Red Line Tours, and other attractions. Start off your visit on the 14th (Sun): don't miss a visit to Hollywood Walk of Fame, then see the interesting displays at Madame Tussauds Hollywood, then get behind the scenes with Red Line Tours, and finally get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Santa Monica Pier Aquarium. On the 15th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see some familiar sights at Sony Pictures Studio Tour, then get behind the scenes with Warner Bros. Studio Tour Hollywood, and then steep yourself in history at El Pueblo de Los Angeles.

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If you are flying in from Brazil, the closest major aiports are Los Angeles International Airport, John Wayne Airport-Orange County Airport, Ontario International Airport, San Bernardino International Airport and Edwards Air Force Base. October in Los Angeles sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 19°C at night. On the 16th (Tue), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Sedona.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Tours · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Warner Bros. Studio Tour Hollywood, Sony Pictures Studio Tour, Santa Monica Pier Aquarium
Highlights from your plan
Sony Pictures Studio Tour ©
Sony Pictures Studio Tour
El Pueblo de Los Angeles ©
El Pueblo de Los Angeles
Walt Disney Concert Hall ©
Walt Disney Concert Hall

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Sedona

Sedona ©
Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Bear Mountain Trail, Meteor Crater, Bell Rock, and other attractions you added. Take a break from the city and head to Red Rock Scenic Byway (SR 179) and Oak Creek Canyon. Next up on the itinerary: take in the dramatic natural features at Cathedral Rock and take an unorthodox tour of Chapel of the Holy Cross.

To see where to stay, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Sedona attractions planner.

You can fly from Los Angeles to Sedona in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and shuttle. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Los Angeles to Sedona due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Los Angeles in October, things will get a bit cooler in Sedona: highs are around 29°C and lows about 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to drive to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Sedona

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Montezuma Castle National Monument, Painted Desert, Meteor Crater
Highlights from your plan
Cathedral Rock ©
Cathedral Rock
Bear Mountain Trail ©
Bear Mountain Trail
Red Rock Scenic Byway (SR 179) ©
Red Rock Scenic Byway (SR 179)

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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.
Here are some ideas for day two: take in a show at Hopi House, then trek along South Kaibab Trail, and then get great views at Mather Point.

To find where to stay, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Grand Canyon National Park online tour itinerary builder.

Drive from Sedona to Grand Canyon National Park in 2.5 hours. When traveling from Sedona in October, plan for little chillier days in Grand Canyon National Park, with highs around 22°C, while nights are cooler with lows around 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) early enough to drive to Page.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
South Kaibab Trail ©
South Kaibab Trail
Mather Point ©
Mather Point

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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.
You've now added Horseshoe Bend to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): get great views at Horseshoe Bend.

For reviews, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Page trip maker site.

Traveling by car from Grand Canyon National Park to Page takes 2.5 hours. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in October; daily highs in Page reach 26°C and lows reach 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Page

Nature · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Horseshoe Bend ©
Horseshoe Bend

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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.
To find other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, go to the Las Vegas route planning website.

Traveling by car from Page to Las Vegas takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or do a combination of shuttle and bus. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Page in October, expect Las Vegas to be a bit warmer, temps between 32°C and 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Shopping
Highlights from your plan
The Strip ©
The Strip
The Mirage ©
The Mirage
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Alcatraz Island and Nob Hill. Step out of the city life by going to Marin Headlands and Lincoln Park. The adventure continues: take in the pleasant sights at Fisherman's Wharf, kick back and relax at Fort Funston National Park, wander the streets of The Embarcadero, and get great views at Twin Peaks.

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Fly from Las Vegas to San Francisco in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Las Vegas in October, you will find days in San Francisco are a bit cooler (26°C), and nights are about the same (15°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) so you can go by car to Carmel.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks · Wildlife · Nature

Side Trip

Marin Headlands
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf
Marin Headlands ©
Marin Headlands

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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. To find maps and more tourist information, you can read our Carmel road trip site.

You can drive from San Francisco to Carmel in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In October in Carmel, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Big Sur.

Things to do in Carmel

Outdoors · Beaches · Nature
Highlights from your plan
Point Lobos ©
Point Lobos

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Big Sur

Big Sur ©
A sparsely populated area with stunning views, Big Sur attracts artists and tourists traveling California’s scenic Highway 1.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Tue): kick back and relax at Pfeiffer State Beach.

To find more things to do, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read our Big Sur trip site.

You can drive from Carmel to Big Sur in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Wed) early enough to drive to Santa Barbara.

Things to do in Big Sur

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Pfeiffer State Beach ©
Pfeiffer State Beach

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Santa Barbara

Santa Barbara ©
Nestled between the Pacific Ocean and the Santa Ynez Mountains, Santa Barbara is a solid vacation destination with its wide beaches, renowned wineries, and some of California's finest shopping and dining options.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Wed): identify plant and animal life at Santa Barbara Orchid Estate and then take a stroll through State Street Underpass. On the next day, don't miss a visit to Santa Barbara County Courthouse, then steep yourself in history at Old Mission Santa Barbara, and then take a leisurely stroll along Stearns Wharf.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Santa Barbara itinerary site.

Traveling by car from Big Sur to Santa Barbara takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. While traveling from Big Sur, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Santa Barbara, ranging from highs of 29°C to lows of 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) so you can go by car to Malibu.

Things to do in Santa Barbara

Historic Sites · Wildlife · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Old Mission Santa Barbara ©
Old Mission Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara Orchid Estate ©
Santa Barbara Orchid Estate
Stearns Wharf ©
Stearns Wharf

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Malibu

Malibu ©
Malibu is a beach city in Los Angeles County, California, situated 30mi west of Downtown Los Angeles. Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Fri): kick back and relax at Paradise Cove and then see the interesting displays at The Getty Villa. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take a leisurely stroll along Malibu Pier and then kick back and relax at Zuma Beach.

To find reviews and more tourist information, use the Malibu trip itinerary builder.

Getting from Santa Barbara to Malibu by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and taxi. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Santa Barbara in November since evenings lows in Malibu dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Santa Monica.

Things to do in Malibu

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Zuma Beach ©
Zuma Beach
The Getty Villa ©
The Getty Villa
Adamson House and Malibu Lagoon Museum ©
Adamson House and Malibu Lagoon Museum

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Santa Monica

Santa Monica ©
A famed resort town since the early 20th century, Santa Monica sits on the picturesque Santa Monica Bay, bordered on three sides by the city of Los Angeles.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Pacific Park. Start off your visit on the 4th (Sun): get in on the family fun at Pacific Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: wander the streets of Rodeo Drive, then kick back and relax at Santa Monica State Beach, and then get a taste of local nightlife at Magicopolis.

Before you visit Santa Monica, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

You can drive from Malibu to Santa Monica in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. November in Santa Monica sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Santa Monica

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trip

Beverly Hills
Highlights from your plan
Santa Monica State Beach ©
Santa Monica State Beach
Rodeo Drive ©
Rodeo Drive
Greystone Mansion and Park ©
Greystone Mansion and Park

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