27 days in United States Itinerary

27 days in United States Itinerary

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27 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Adelaide
Fly:  21​h
1
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
+2
Fly + taxi + bus:  4​h 30​min
2
Sedona
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Williams
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
Grand Canyon National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
5
Page
— 2 nights
+2
Fly + train + bus:  1​h 30​min
6
Scottsdale
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
7
Tucson
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
8
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h
9
San Francisco
— 5 nights
Fly:  21​h 15​min
End: Adelaide

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.
Take a break from Los Angeles with a short trip to Disneyland Park in Anaheim, about 30 minutes away. Pack the 4th (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at The Getty Center, admire the landmark architecture of Bradbury Building, put a fun spin on your tour with Fantastic Race, and explore and take pictures at Staples Center.

For more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read our Los Angeles vacation builder app .

Adelaide, Australia to Los Angeles is an approximately 21-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone difference moving from Australian Central Standard Time (South Australia) to Pacific Standard Time is minus 17 hours. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Adelaide in January; daily highs in Los Angeles reach 24°C and lows reach 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Sedona.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Fun & Games

Side Trip

Disneyland Park
Highlights from your plan
Fantastic Race ©
Fantastic Race
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center

2
nights
Sedona

Sedona ©
Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Cathedral Rock and Devil's Bridge Trail. The adventure continues: take in the dramatic natural features at Bell Rock, take in breathtaking views at Oak Creek Canyon, trek along Airport Mesa, and admire all the interesting features of Red Rock Scenic Byway (SR 179).

To see maps, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Sedona road trip planner .

Do a combination of flight, taxi, and bus from Los Angeles to Sedona in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Los Angeles to Sedona due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Los Angeles in January, expect Sedona to be slightly colder, temps between 14°C and 3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) so you can go by car to Williams.

Things to do in Sedona

Parks Outdoors Nature
Highlights from your plan
Cathedral Rock ©
Cathedral Rock
Bell Rock ©
Bell Rock
Red Rock Scenic Byway (SR 179) ©
Red Rock Scenic Byway (SR 179)

2
nights
Williams

Williams ©
A tiny town with big tourist appeal, Williams lies on one of the first highways ever built in America, the iconic "Route 66." The town boasts many inns, motels, restaurants, and shops, although its most important feature is serving as the southern terminus of a scenic railway leading to the area's most famous tourist attraction, the World Heritage-listed Grand Canyon.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Tue): look and learn at Lowell Observatory, admire nature's extreme beauty at Painted Desert, then stop by The Gallery in Williams, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Joseph Catholic Church. On your second day here, look for all kinds of wild species at Bearizona Wildlife Park, tee off at Elephant Rocks at Williams, and then learn about winemaking at Grand Canyon Wine Company.

To see ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read our Williams day trip website .

Drive from Sedona to Williams in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Sedona in January, expect Williams to be a bit cooler, temps between 8°C and -7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) so you can drive to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Williams

Parks Golf Outdoors

Side Trips

Painted Desert, Lowell Observatory
Highlights from your plan
Bearizona Wildlife Park ©
Bearizona Wildlife Park
Painted Desert ©
Painted Desert
The Gallery in Williams ©
The Gallery in Williams

3
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.
Spend the 11th (Fri) exploring nature at Grand Canyon National Park. There's lots more to do: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, get great views at Pima Point, make a trip to Powell Point, and hike along Rim Trail.

To see where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Grand Canyon National Park journey builder .

You can drive from Williams to Grand Canyon National Park in 1.5 hours. Traveling from Williams in January, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Grand Canyon National Park, with lows of -11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Page.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Nature Trails
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail
Pima Point ©
Pima Point

2
nights
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 13th (Sun): hit the best photo ops around with an inspiring photography tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 14th (Mon): browse the collection at Page Public Library and then head outdoors with Northern Arizona Guide Service.

For photos, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Page trip itinerary planner .

Drive from Grand Canyon National Park to Page in 2.5 hours. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in January, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Page, with lows of -1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Scottsdale.

Things to do in Page

Tours Outdoors

Side Trip

Northern Arizona Guide Service
Highlights from your plan
Photography Tours
Northern Arizona Guide Service ©
Northern Arizona Guide Service
Navajo Village Heritage Center ©
Navajo Village Heritage Center

1
night
Scottsdale

Scottsdale ©
Scottsdale is a city in the eastern part of Maricopa County, Arizona, adjacent to the Greater Phoenix Area. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Tue): make a trip to On The Edge Gallery, see the interesting displays at Musical Instrument Museum, and then admire the natural beauty at Desert Botanical Garden.

To find maps, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Scottsdale trip planning tool .

You can do a combination of flight and taxi from Page to Scottsdale in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. When traveling from Page in January, plan for much hotter days and somewhat warmer nights in Scottsdale: temperatures range from 23°C by day to 9°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Tucson.

Things to do in Scottsdale

Museums Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Phoenix
Highlights from your plan
Musical Instrument Museum ©
Musical Instrument Museum
Desert Botanical Garden ©
Desert Botanical Garden
On The Edge Gallery ©
On The Edge Gallery

3
nights
Tucson

Tucson ©
One of the fastest-growing metropolitan areas in the country, Tucson is a city on a cultural crossroads, with European, Native American, Mexican, and Asian residents blending and sometimes conflicting with one another.
Step off the beaten path and head to Sabino Canyon and Kartchner Caverns State Park. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Tucson: Aravaipa Canyon (in Winkelman) and Quarles Art Gallery (in Benson). There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at Pima Air & Space Museum, admire the architecture and history at Mission San Xavier del Bac, and cruise along Mt. Lemmon Scenic Byway.

For traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Tucson day trip planning site .

You can drive from Scottsdale to Tucson in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect little chillier evenings in Tucson when traveling from Scottsdale in January, with lows around 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Tucson

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Benson, Aravaipa Canyon
Highlights from your plan
Kartchner Caverns State Park ©
Kartchner Caverns State Park
Pima Air & Space Museum ©
Pima Air & Space Museum
Mission San Xavier del Bac ©
Mission San Xavier del Bac

3
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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Valley of Fire State Park and Helicopter Tours. Next up on the itinerary: explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, try your luck at Wynn Las Vegas, don't miss a visit to Welcome to Fabulous Las Vegas Sign, and take in nature's colorful creations at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens.

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Traveling by flight from Tucson to Las Vegas takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. Traveling from Tucson to Las Vegas, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Tucson in January, expect nights in Las Vegas to be about the same, around 5°C, while days are slightly colder, around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) to allow time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Nature Fun & Games

Side Trips

Helicopter Tours, Valley of Fire State Park
Highlights from your plan
Bellagio Fountains ©
Bellagio Fountains
Valley of Fire State Park ©
Valley of Fire State Park

5
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Castello di Amorosa and San Francisco Bay. The adventure continues: snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, engage your brain at Exploratorium, get a taste of the local shopping with Union Square, and explore the striking landscape of Alcatraz Island.

To find more things to do, maps, ratings, and tourist information, use the San Francisco trip itinerary tool .

You can fly from Las Vegas to San Francisco in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and subway; or drive. Traveling from Las Vegas in January, San Francisco is a bit warmer at night with lows of 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Castello di Amorosa
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

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