26 days in United States Itinerary

26 days in United States Itinerary

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26 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Dubai
Fly:  35​h
1
San Francisco
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Monterey
— 8 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
3
Las Vegas
— 6 nights
Drive:  5​h 45​min
4
San Diego
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
5
Los Angeles
— 4 nights
Fly:  20​h
End: Dubai

1
night
San Francisco

San Francisco
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
For traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the San Francisco itinerary planning site .

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to San Francisco is an approximately 19-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and subway; or do a combination of flight and shuttle. The time zone difference moving from Gulf Standard Time (GST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 12 hours. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Dubai in July, with highs in San Francisco at 26°C and lows at 16°C. On the 7th (Sat), you're off toMonterey.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Tours Wineries

8
nights
Monterey

Monterey ©
Monterey is a city in the U.S. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard and Cannery Row. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like San Carlos Cathedral and Carmel Art Association. The adventure continues: immerse yourself in nature at Point Lobos State Reserve, look for gifts at The Cheese Shop, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at Monterey Bay Aquarium.

For photos, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Monterey trip itinerary website .

Getting from San Francisco to Monterey by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: fly; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in July, and nighttime lows around 15°C. On the 15th (Sun), you'll travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Monterey

Parks Historic Sites Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Carmel, Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard
Highlights from your plan
Point Lobos ©
Point Lobos
Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard ©
Monterey Bay Aquarium ©
Monterey Bay Aquarium

6
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.
Get a sense of the local culture at The Strip and Bellagio Gallery of Fine Art. Appreciate the collections at The Neon Museum and Pinball Hall of Fame. Change things up with a short trip to Hoover Dam in Boulder City (about 50 minutes away). There's still lots to do: admire the local landmark of Bellagio Fountains, take an in-depth tour of Titanic, look for all kinds of wild species at Lake Mead National Recreation Area, and try your luck at Bellagio Hotel and Casino.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Las Vegas trip itinerary app .

Fly from San Francisco to Las Vegas in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of subway and flight; or drive. Expect much warmer temperatures when traveling from San Francisco in July; daily highs in Las Vegas reach 47°C and lows reach 32°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) to allow time to travel to San Diego.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trips

Hoover Dam, Lake Mead National Recreation Area
Highlights from your plan
The Strip ©
The Strip
The Neon Museum ©
The Neon Museum

3
nights
San Diego

San Diego ©
Divided into neighborhoods with distinct characters and cultural heritages, San Diego sits just north of the Mexican border and offers visitors a blend of tourist attractions, including a lively nightlife, diverse cuisine, and a thriving musical scene.
USS Midway Museum and Old Point Loma Lighthouse are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Attractions like San Diego Zoo and La Jolla Cove make great kid-friendly stops. There's more to do: get a taste of the local shopping with Gaslamp Quarter and admire all the interesting features of Point Loma.

To see maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our San Diego trip planning site .

Fly from Las Vegas to San Diego in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Las Vegas in July, plan for cooler days and slightly colder nights in San Diego: temperatures range from 29°C by day to 23°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can go by car to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
USS Midway Museum ©
USS Midway Museum
La Jolla Cove ©
La Jolla Cove

4
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.
The Getty Center and Santa Monica Pier are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Attractions like Disneyland Park and Disney California Adventure Park make great kid-friendly stops. There's lots more to do: look and learn at Griffith Observatory, wander the streets of Abbot Kinney Boulevard, enjoy the sand and surf at Venice Beach and Boardwalk, and identify plant and animal life at Kenneth Hahn State Recreation Area.

To see reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Los Angeles trip itinerary planning website .

Traveling by car from San Diego to Los Angeles takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Traveling from San Diego in July, expect nights in Los Angeles to be about the same, around 22°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 33°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Parks

Side Trips

Anaheim, Santa Monica Pier
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Griffith Observatory ©
Griffith Observatory

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