26 days in United States Itinerary

26 days in United States Itinerary

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26 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Manchester
Fly:  11​h
1
New York City
— 4 nights
Fly:  5​h
2
Chicago
— 1 day
train:  34​h
3
Salt Lake City
— 7 nights
Drive:  4​h
4
Zion National Park
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h
5
St. George
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
6
Las Vegas
— 4 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
7
Los Angeles
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
8
Pismo Beach
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
9
Monterey
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
10
San Francisco
— 2 nights
Fly:  13​h 45​min
End: Manchester

4
nights
New York City

New York City ©
Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Statue Cruises, Fifth Avenue, 9/11 Memorial, and other attractions. There's much more to do: don't miss a visit to The Metropolitan Museum of Art, take a stroll through Times Square, take some stellar pictures from Top of the Rock, and take in panoramic vistas at Empire State Building.

Make your New York City itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Manchester, UK to New York City is an approximately 11-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from Manchester to New York City, you'll gain 5 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Manchester in July, things will get somewhat warmer in New York City: highs are around 35°C and lows about 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) early enough to travel to Chicago.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Neighborhoods Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
American Museum of Natural History ©

1
day
Chicago

Chicago
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
To see maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Chicago vacation builder tool .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from New York City to Chicago takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Central Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Traveling from New York City in July, plan for a bit cooler nights in Chicago, with lows around 22°C. You will leave for Salt Lake City on the 28th (Sun).

Things to do in Chicago

Nightlife Parks Fun & Games

7
nights
Salt Lake City

Salt Lake City ©
Utah's capital and most populous city, Salt Lake City boasts a small-town feel, big-city amenities, and plenty of nature on its doorstep.
Step out of Salt Lake City with an excursion to Antelope Island State Park in Syracuse--about 52 minutes away. There's lots more to do: admire the natural beauty at Temple Square, take in the spiritual surroundings of The Tabernacle, ponder the world of politics at Utah State Capitol, and learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum of Utah.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Salt Lake City attractions app .

You can fly from Chicago to Salt Lake City in 5.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of subway, bus, and flight; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Chicago to Salt Lake City is minus 1 hour. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Chicago in July: highs in Salt Lake City hover around 41°C, while lows dip to 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Zion National Park.

Things to do in Salt Lake City

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trip

Antelope Island State Park
Highlights from your plan
Temple Square ©
Temple Square
Antelope Island State Park ©
Antelope Island State Park
Natural History Museum of Utah ©
Natural History Museum of Utah

few
hours
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.
For maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Zion National Park journey planner .

Getting from Salt Lake City to Zion National Park by combination of flight and car takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and taxi; or drive. Traveling from Salt Lake City in August, Zion National Park is slightly colder at night with lows of 14°C. You will leave for St. George on the 5th (Mon).

Things to do in Zion National Park

Outdoors Parks Nature

1
night
St. George

St. George ©
St. For reviews, maps, photos, and tourist information, read St. George trip itinerary builder site .

Drive from Zion National Park to St. George in an hour. Traveling from Zion National Park in August, expect St. George to be a bit warmer, temps between 42°C and 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Las Vegas.

Things to do in St. George

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
St. George Temple ©
St. George Temple
St. George Tabernacle ©
St. George Tabernacle

4
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.
Fremont Street Experience has been added to your itinerary. Step out of Las Vegas to go to Boulder City and see Hoover Dam, which is approximately 50 minutes away. There's more to do: don't miss a visit to Bellagio Fountains and take a stroll through The Strip.

For reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, use the Las Vegas trip planner .

Traveling by car from St. George to Las Vegas takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from St. George in August, Las Vegas is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 29°C. On the 10th (Sat), you'll travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Historic Sites Shopping Neighborhoods

Side Trip

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

3
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.
To find where to stay, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Los Angeles trip itinerary planning website .

Getting from Las Vegas to Los Angeles by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Las Vegas in August, expect Los Angeles to be slightly colder, temps between 34°C and 22°C. You will leave for Pismo Beach on the 13th (Tue).

Things to do in Los Angeles

Outdoors Parks Tours

1
night
Pismo Beach

Pismo Beach
Pismo Beach is a city in San Luis Obispo County, in the Central Coast area of California, United States. To see maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Pismo Beach online road trip planner .

You can drive from Los Angeles to Pismo Beach in 3.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a train. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Los Angeles in August: high temperatures in Pismo Beach hover around 30°C and lows are around 17°C. You will leave for Monterey on the 14th (Wed).

Things to do in Pismo Beach

Wineries Outdoors Parks

1
night
Monterey

Monterey ©
Monterey is a city in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 14th (Wed): cruise along 17-Mile Drive.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read Monterey trip planning site .

You can drive from Pismo Beach to Monterey in 3 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of flight and shuttle. When traveling from Pismo Beach in August, plan for a bit cooler days in Monterey, with highs around 24°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) early enough to drive to San Francisco.

Things to do in Monterey

Outdoors Scenic Drive
Highlights from your plan
17-Mile Drive ©
17-Mile Drive

2
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Lombard Street, Cable Car Museum, Fisherman's Wharf, and other attractions you added. On the 15th (Thu), don't miss a visit to Lombard Street and then examine the collection at Cable Car Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: head off the coast to Alcatraz Island and then go for a walk through Fisherman's Wharf.

To see more things to do, photos, maps, and more tourist information, go to the San Francisco day trip planning tool .

Drive from Monterey to San Francisco in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of bus and train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 17°C. On the 17th (Sat), you'll travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Historic Sites Nature
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Cable Car Museum ©
Cable Car Museum
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

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