27 days in United States Itinerary

27 days in United States Itinerary

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27 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Krakow
Fly:  17​h
1
Los Angeles
— 1 night
Drive:  45​min
2
Malibu
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Santa Barbara
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h 15​min
4
Big Sur
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
5
San Francisco
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 45​min
6
Tahoe City
— 2 nights
bus:  6​h
7
Yosemite National Park
— 1 night
bus:  6​h 45​min
8
Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  7​h
9
Death Valley National Park
— 1 night
bus + taxi:  7​h 30​min
10
Zion National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
11
Bryce Canyon National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h
12
Arches National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 45​min
13
Monument Valley
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
14
Page
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
15
Williams
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
16
Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
17
Las Vegas
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 30​min
18
San Diego
— 2 nights
Fly:  18​h 45​min
End: Krakow

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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.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Thu): discover the magic at Disneyland Park.

To find maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Los Angeles road trip site .

Krakow, Poland to Los Angeles is an approximately 17-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone difference moving from Central European Time (CET) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 9 hours. In May, Los Angeles is a bit warmer than Krakow - with highs of 28°C and lows of 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Malibu.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks

Side Trip

Disneyland Park
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park

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Malibu

Malibu ©
Malibu is a beach city in Los Angeles County, California, situated 30mi west of Downtown Los Angeles. Start off your visit on the 10th (Fri): examine the collection at The Getty Villa, kick back and relax at Carbon Beach, then take in the waterfront at Malibu Pier, and finally kick back and relax at Zuma Beach.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Malibu trip simple and quick.

You can drive from Los Angeles to Malibu in an hour. Other options are to do a combination of tram and bus; or take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Santa Barbara.

Things to do in Malibu

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Zuma Beach ©
Zuma Beach
The Getty Villa ©
The Getty Villa
Carbon Beach ©
Carbon Beach

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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 11th (Sat): awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area.

For photos, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Santa Barbara holiday planner.

You can drive from Malibu to Santa Barbara in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Santa Barbara when traveling from Malibu in May, with lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Big Sur.

Things to do in Santa Barbara

Tours
Highlights from your plan
Wine Tours & Tastings

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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 12th (Sun): enjoy the sand and surf at Pfeiffer State Beach, admire the majestic nature at Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park, then take in nature's colorful creations at Hawthorne Gallery, and finally take in the views from Bixby Bridge.

To find maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Big Sur trip planner .

Drive from Santa Barbara to Big Sur in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or fly. Traveling from Santa Barbara in May, expect nights in Big Sur to be about the same, around 12°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can go by car to San Francisco.

Things to do in Big Sur

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park ©
Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park
Pfeiffer State Beach ©
Pfeiffer State Beach
Bixby Bridge ©
Bixby Bridge

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Mon): head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, then take a stroll through Fisherman's Wharf, then don't miss a visit to Lombard Street, and finally snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge. Here are some ideas for day two: engage your brain at Exploratorium and then make a trip to Golden Gate Park.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, go to the San Francisco tour planning app .

Drive from Big Sur to San Francisco in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and flight; or do a combination of taxi and train. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in May, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can drive to Tahoe City.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Childrens Museums Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

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Tahoe City

Tahoe City ©
Tahoe City is an unincorporated community in Placer County, California. Start off your visit on the 15th (Wed): kick back and relax at Sand Harbor, explore the activities along Emerald Bay State Park, and then contemplate the long history of Hellman-Ehrman Mansion. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: visit a coastal fixture at Lake Tahoe, get engrossed in the history at Gatekeeper's Museum, and then immerse yourself in nature at Donner Memorial State Park and Emigrant Trail Museum.

For reviews, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Tahoe City itinerary planning site .

Getting from San Francisco to Tahoe City by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and bus; or take a bus. When traveling from San Francisco in May, plan for little chillier days in Tahoe City, with highs around 19°C, while nights are colder with lows around 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Tahoe City

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Lake Tahoe, Emerald Bay State Park, Donner Memorial State Park and Emigrant Trail Museum, Sand Harbor
Highlights from your plan
Emerald Bay State Park ©
Emerald Bay State Park
Hellman-Ehrman Mansion ©
Hellman-Ehrman Mansion

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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.
On the 17th (Fri), get great views at Tunnel View and then explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Yosemite National Park trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Getting from Tahoe City to Yosemite National Park by bus takes about 6 hours. In May, daytime highs in Yosemite National Park are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to catcht the bus to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Yosemite, Tunnel View ©
Yosemite, Tunnel View

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Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park

Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park ©
With mountain peaks reaching past 4,250 m (14,000 ft) and trees stretching to over 75 m (250 ft) high, Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks present nature on a grand scale.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sat): take in the dramatic natural features at Moro Rock, then delve into the lush surroundings at Giant Forest, and then take a memorable drive along Generals Hwy.

For other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park online attractions planner .

You can take a bus from Yosemite National Park to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park in 7 hours. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in May, you will find days in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park are a bit warmer (34°C), and nights are warmer (15°C). Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Sun) to allow time for the car ride to Death Valley National Park.

Things to do in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park

Nature Parks Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Giant Forest ©
Giant Forest
Moro Rock ©
Moro Rock
Generals Hwy ©
Generals Hwy

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Death Valley National Park

Death Valley National Park ©
Extreme heat and dryness create extreme landscapes in Death Valley National Park.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Devil's Golf Course as well as Badwater Basin. Start off your visit on the 19th (Sun): explore the striking landscape at Devil's Golf Course and then contemplate the waterfront views at Badwater Basin.

To find ratings, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Death Valley National Park online holiday planner .

Getting from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park to Death Valley National Park by car takes about 7 hours. In May in Death Valley National Park, expect temperatures between 33°C during the day and 15°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can travel to Zion National Park.

Things to do in Death Valley National Park

Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Devil's Golf Course ©
Devil's Golf Course
Badwater Basin ©
Badwater Basin

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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.
On the 21st (Tue), explore the striking landscape of The Narrows.

To see reviews, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read our Zion National Park online trip itinerary builder .

Getting from Death Valley National Park to Zion National Park by combination of bus and taxi takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus, flight, and taxi; or do a combination of bus, flight, and car. Traveling from Death Valley National Park to Zion National Park, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Death Valley National Park in May, expect Zion National Park to be slightly colder, temps between 28°C and 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) to allow time to drive to Bryce Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Zion National Park

Nature Trails Parks
Highlights from your plan
The Narrows ©
The Narrows

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Bryce Canyon National Park

Bryce Canyon National Park ©
You can find hoodoos--rock pillars formed by erosion--all around the world, but those of Bryce Canyon National Park remain the standard bearers thanks to their bright red color, tall stature, and arrangement in large amphitheaters.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Wed): take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback, then get great views at Inspiration Point, and then trek along Navajo/Queens Garden Loop.

To find more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Bryce Canyon National Park itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Zion National Park to Bryce Canyon National Park takes 3 hours. Traveling from Zion National Park in May, expect Bryce Canyon National Park to be a bit cooler, temps between 20°C and 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) to allow time to drive to Arches National Park.

Things to do in Bryce Canyon National Park

Trails Parks Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Navajo/Queens Garden Loop ©
Navajo/Queens Garden Loop
Inspiration Point ©
Inspiration Point

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Arches National Park

Arches National Park ©
Mother Nature kept reaching for red when she painted Arches National Park's 2,000 sandstone arches, resulting in one of the country's more distinctly shaped and colored landscapes.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): explore the striking landscape at Double Arch, then explore the striking landscape at Delicate Arch, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Fiery Furnace.

To see traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read Arches National Park trip itinerary app .

Getting from Bryce Canyon National Park to Arches National Park by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and bus. In May, Arches National Park is somewhat warmer than Bryce Canyon National Park - with highs of 28°C and lows of 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can go by car to Monument Valley.

Things to do in Arches National Park

Nature Parks Trails
Highlights from your plan
Delicate Arch ©
Delicate Arch
Double Arch ©
Double Arch
Fiery Furnace ©
Fiery Furnace

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Monument Valley

Monument Valley is a region of the Colorado Plateau characterized by a cluster of vast sandstone buttes, the largest reaching 1000ft above the valley floor. Kick off your visit on the 24th (Fri): take in the dramatic natural features at Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park, then look for gifts at Monument Valley Navajo Market, and then capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read Monument Valley travel route builder site .

You can drive from Arches National Park to Monument Valley in 4 hours. Traveling from Arches National Park in May, expect a bit cooler with lows of 7°C in Monument Valley. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) early enough to drive to Page.

Things to do in Monument Valley

Tours Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Photography Tours
Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park ©
Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park
Monument Valley Navajo Market ©
Monument Valley Navajo Market

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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 25th (Sat): see human ingenuity at work at Glen Canyon Dam Overlook, then enjoy some diversion at Gunfighter Canyon, then admire all the interesting features of Horseshoe Bend, and finally take in breathtaking views at Antelope Canyon. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read our Page holiday builder site .

You can drive from Monument Valley to Page in 2.5 hours. Traveling from Monument Valley in May, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 15°C in Page. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Williams.

Things to do in Page

Wildlife Outdoors Tours
Highlights from your plan
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Horseshoe Bend ©
Horseshoe Bend
Antelope Canyon ©
Antelope Canyon

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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 27th (Mon): take an in-depth tour of Williams Depot, stop by Thunder Eagle Native Art, then identify plant and animal life at Bearizona Wildlife Park, and finally make a trip to Bedrock City. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at Pete's Rt 66 Gas Station Museum, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Grand Canyon Deer Farm, and then examine the collection at Planes of Fame Air Museum.

To see more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Williams tour itinerary app .

Traveling by car from Page to Williams takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Page in May, things will get a bit cooler in Williams: highs are around 22°C and lows about 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Williams

Zoos & Aquariums Parks Museums
Highlights from your plan
Bearizona Wildlife Park ©
Bearizona Wildlife Park
Williams Depot ©
Williams Depot
Planes of Fame Air Museum ©
Planes of Fame Air Museum

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Wed): trek along Bright Angel Trail. Here are some ideas for day two: take some stellar pictures from Mather Point, then hike along South Kaibab Trail, then take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, and finally take in breathtaking views at Yavapai Point.

To see photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Grand Canyon National Park trip itinerary website .

You can drive from Williams to Grand Canyon National Park in 1.5 hours. Traveling from Williams in May, expect slightly colder with lows of 0°C in Grand Canyon National Park. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can 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
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail
South Kaibab Trail ©
South Kaibab Trail

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Fri): try to win big at Bellagio Hotel and Casino, admire the natural beauty at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, then take a stroll through The Strip, and finally ponder the design of Bellagio Fountains.

To find where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read Las Vegas trip itinerary maker .

You can do a combination of flight and car from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a shuttle. The time zone difference when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in May, expect nights in Las Vegas to be warmer, around 20°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 36°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to San Diego.

Things to do in Las Vegas

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

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sat): see the interesting displays at USS Midway Museum and then let the kids burn off some steam at Balboa Park. Here are some ideas for day two: meet the residents at San Diego Zoo.

To find more things to do, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, use the San Diego trip itinerary maker site .

Traveling by flight from Las Vegas to San Diego takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Las Vegas in May, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in San Diego: temperatures range from 25°C by day to 19°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
USS Midway Museum ©
USS Midway Museum
Balboa Park ©
Balboa Park

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