27 days in United States Itinerary

27 days in United States Itinerary

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27 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Melbourne
Fly:  14​h 30​min
1
Los Angeles
— Few hours
Drive:  5​h
2
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h
3
Williams
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
Grand Canyon National Park
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h 15​min
5
Williams
— 1 night
Drive:  8​h
6
San Diego
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
7
Anaheim
— 16 nights
+2
bus + foot + Fly:  16​h 30​min
End: Melbourne

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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.
For reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Los Angeles trip planner.

Melbourne, Australia to Los Angeles is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight and bus. You'll gain 18 hours traveling from Melbourne to Los Angeles due to the time zone difference. In October, Los Angeles is a bit warmer than Melbourne - with highs of 32°C and lows of 19°C. You'll set off for Las Vegas on the 20th (Sun).

Things to do in Los Angeles

Outdoors Parks Tours

2
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.
You've now added Hoover Dam to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 20th (Sun): admire the engineering at Hoover Dam. Keep things going the next day: explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area.

To see other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Las Vegas trip itinerary website .

You can fly from Los Angeles to Las Vegas in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and flight. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in October, and nighttime lows around 18°C. On the 22nd (Tue), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Williams.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Nature

Side Trip

Hoover Dam
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Hoover Dam ©
Hoover Dam

1
night
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.
On the 22nd (Tue), get engrossed in the history at Williams Depot and then see the interesting displays at Pete's Rt 66 Gas Station Museum.

For traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Williams trip planning website .

Drive from Las Vegas to Williams in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of car, flight, and bus. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Las Vegas to Williams due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Las Vegas in October, you will find days in Williams are slightly colder (22°C), and nights are colder (2°C). On the 23rd (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Williams

Museums
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Williams Depot ©
Williams Depot
Pete's Rt 66 Gas Station Museum ©
Pete's Rt 66 Gas Station Museum

1
day
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.
On the 23rd (Wed), take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Grand Canyon National Park online vacation planner .

Traveling by car from Williams to Grand Canyon National Park takes 1.5 hours. Traveling from Williams in October, Grand Canyon National Park is slightly colder at night with lows of 0°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) early enough to go by car to Williams.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Nature
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Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim

1
night
Williams

Williams
To find maps, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Williams day trip app .

Drive from Grand Canyon National Park to Williams in 1.5 hours. You'll have a few hours on the 24th (Thu) to wrap things up before traveling to Palm Springs.

Things to do in Williams

Outdoors Parks Tours

4
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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like San Diego Zoo and SeaWorld San Diego. Go for a jaunt from San Diego to Alpine to see Lions, Tigers & Bears about 58 minutes away. There's still lots to do: let little ones run wild at Balboa Park, appreciate the history behind Cabrillo National Monument, step aboard Maritime Museum of San Diego, and admire the natural beauty at Botanical Building and Lily Pond.

To find reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our San Diego day trip website .

Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Williams to San Diego takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. While traveling from Williams, expect somewhat warmer days and warmer nights in San Diego, ranging from highs of 30°C to lows of 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Anaheim.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Theme Parks

Side Trip

Lions, Tigers & Bears
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Lions, Tigers & Bears ©
Lions, Tigers & Bears
San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
SeaWorld San Diego ©
SeaWorld San Diego

16
nights
Anaheim

Anaheim ©
Anaheim's major attractions are its world-famous Disney entertainment complex, sports teams, and convention center.
Family-friendly places like Disneyland Park and Disney California Adventure Park will thrill your kids. When in Anaheim, make a side trip to see San Diego Zoo Safari Park in Escondido, approximately 1h 55 min away. There's more to do: get your game on at Flightdeck Flight Simulation Center and stop by Ridemakerz.

To find ratings, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Anaheim trip itinerary builder tool .

Traveling by car from San Diego to Anaheim takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from San Diego in October, you will find days in Anaheim are a bit warmer (34°C), and nights are about the same (19°C). Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Wed) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Anaheim

Theme Parks Zoos & Aquariums Parks

Side Trip

San Diego Zoo Safari Park
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Disney California Adventure Park ©
Disney California Adventure Park
Flightdeck Flight Simulation Center ©

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