27 days in United States Itinerary

27 days in United States Itinerary

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27 days in United States Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  11​h
1
Las Vegas
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
St. George
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h
3
Salt Lake City
— 2 nights
Fly:  2​h 30​min
4
St. George
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h 45​min
5
Death Valley National Park
— 1 night
Drive + bus:  5​h 30​min
6
Yosemite National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h
7
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
8
Monterey
— 1 night
Fly + bus:  4​h 30​min
9
Santa Monica
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
10
San Diego
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
11
Joshua Tree National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h 15​min
12
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
13
Park City
— 3 nights
Fly + Drive:  4​h 30​min
14
Bryce Canyon National Park
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  23​h
End: London

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night
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.
To see other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Las Vegas trip planner .

London, UK to Las Vegas is an approximately 14-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of flight and bus. You'll gain 8 hours traveling from London to Las Vegas due to the time zone difference. In August, Las Vegas is much hotter than London - with highs of 45°C and lows of 29°C. You'll set off for St. George on the 7th (Wed).

Things to do in Las Vegas

Nightlife Outdoors Tours

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St. George

St. George ©
St. To see maps, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the St. George vacation planning tool .

Traveling by car from Las Vegas to St. George takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Las Vegas to St. George, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Las Vegas in August since evenings lows in St. George dip to 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Fri) to allow time for travel to Salt Lake City.

Things to do in St. George

Trails Wildlife Nature
Highlights from your plan
Red Cliffs National Conservation Area ©

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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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Joseph Smith Memorial Building. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sat): make a trip to Temple Square and then engage your brain at Joseph Smith Memorial Building.

For other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Salt Lake City route builder tool .

You can fly from St. George to Salt Lake City in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. While traveling from St. George, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Salt Lake City, ranging from highs of 39°C to lows of 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to St. George.

Things to do in Salt Lake City

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Temple Square ©
Temple Square
The Tabernacle ©
The Tabernacle
Joseph Smith Memorial Building ©
Joseph Smith Memorial Building

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night
St. George

St. George ©
Start off your visit on the 11th (Sun): relax in the rural setting at Fort Zion Gift Shop, Petting Farm, Restaurant & Ice Cream Parlor.

For ratings, photos, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our St. George route planning app .

You can fly from Salt Lake City to St. George in 2.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) early enough to catcht the bus to Death Valley National Park.

Things to do in St. George

Wildlife Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Red Cliffs Recreation Area, Fort Zion Gift Shop, Petting Farm, Restaurant & Ice Cream Parlor, Pine Valley Chapel, Anasazi Ridge Petroglyphs
Highlights from your plan
Pine Valley Chapel ©
Pine Valley Chapel

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night
Death Valley National Park

Death Valley National Park ©
Extreme heat and dryness create extreme landscapes in Death Valley National Park.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Tue): contemplate the long history of Eureka Mine, then take an in-depth tour of The Ranch at Furnace Creek, then steep yourself in history at Harmony Borax Works, and finally explore the stunning scenery at Mosaic Canyon.

To see maps, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Death Valley National Park trip builder site .

Getting from St. George to Death Valley National Park by bus takes about 7 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from St. George to Death Valley National Park, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In August, daytime highs in Death Valley National Park are 43°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) early enough to catcht the bus to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Death Valley National Park

Nature Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Harmony Borax Works ©
Harmony Borax Works
The Ranch at Furnace Creek ©
The Ranch at Furnace Creek
Eureka Mine ©
Eureka Mine

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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.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Wed): take in the dramatic natural features at El Capitan, then don't miss a visit to Valley View, and then hike along Panorama Trail. Keep things going the next day: make a trip to Olmsted Point and then explore the striking landscape at Lembert Dome.

For more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Yosemite National Park road trip tool .

You can take a bus from Death Valley National Park to Yosemite National Park in 5.5 hours. Traveling from Death Valley National Park in August, you will find days in Yosemite National Park are a bit cooler (32°C), and nights are colder (7°C). Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Thu) to allow time for the car ride to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Trails Nature
Highlights from your plan
El Capitan ©
El Capitan
Panorama Trail ©
Panorama Trail
Lembert Dome ©
Lembert Dome

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nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Relax by the water at Bodega Dunes and Bean Hollow State Beach, Pebble Beach. Let the collections at Exploratorium and Cable Car Museum capture your imagination. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around San Francisco: Bodega Head (in Bodega Bay) and Rockaway Beach (in Pacifica). There's more to do: step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island.

For photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the San Francisco trip itinerary builder tool .

You can drive from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco in 4 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of taxi, bus, flight, and subway. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in August, you will find days in San Francisco are little chillier (26°C), and nights are somewhat warmer (17°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Monterey.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Bodega Dunes, Rockaway Beach, Bodega Head, Bean Hollow State Beach, Pebble Beach
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium
Cable Car Museum ©
Cable Car Museum

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night
Monterey

Monterey ©
Monterey is a city in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Mon): kick back and relax at Lovers Point, then get to know the fascinating history of Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard, and then immerse yourself in nature at Point Lobos State Reserve.

To find photos, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Monterey day trip planner .

You can drive from San Francisco to Monterey in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Santa Monica.

Things to do in Monterey

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Pacific Grove, Point Lobos
Highlights from your plan
Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard ©
Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard
Point Lobos ©
Point Lobos

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night
Santa Monica

Santa Monica ©
A famed resort town since the early 20th century, Santa Monica sits on the picturesque Santa Monica Bay, bordered on three sides by the city of Los Angeles.
On the 20th (Tue), buy something for everyone on your list at Rodeo Drive, then look for gifts at Bergamot Station, then take in the waterfront at Santa Monica Pier, and finally admire the majestic nature at Santa Monica Beach.

To find photos, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Santa Monica holiday planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Monterey to Santa Monica takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of shuttle, flight, and bus. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Monterey in August, with highs in Santa Monica at 28°C and lows at 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to San Diego.

Things to do in Santa Monica

Beaches Nature Parks

Side Trip

Rodeo Drive
Highlights from your plan
Santa Monica State Beach ©
Santa Monica State Beach
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier
Rodeo Drive ©
Rodeo Drive

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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.
Step off the beaten path and head to La Jolla Shores Park and Point Loma. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Oceanside Pier and Mt. Soledad National Veterans Memorial. There's still lots to do: immerse yourself in nature at Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve and enjoy the sea views from Old Point Loma Lighthouse.

To find maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the San Diego online trip builder .

You can drive from Santa Monica to San Diego in 2.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of tram and train; or do a combination of bus and flight. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in August, and nighttime lows around 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Joshua Tree National Park.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Oceanside Pier
Highlights from your plan
La Jolla Shores Park ©
La Jolla Shores Park
Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve ©
Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve
Point Loma ©
Point Loma

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nights
Joshua Tree National Park

Joshua Tree National Park
Joshua Tree National Park takes its name from the Joshua tree, a twisted, spiky tree with bayonet-shaped leaves at the top that's one of the few plant species hardy enough to thrive in the extreme climate of the Mojave Desert.
On the 24th (Sat), tour the pleasant surroundings at Split Rock and then look for all kinds of wild species at Barker Dam Trail.

To see reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Joshua Tree National Park online route planner .

You can drive from San Diego to Joshua Tree National Park in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. Traveling from San Diego in August, you will find days in Joshua Tree National Park are much warmer (45°C), and nights are somewhat warmer (28°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Joshua Tree National Park

Parks Wildlife Trails

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Las Vegas

Las Vegas ©
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Sun): look for all kinds of wild species at Lake Mead National Recreation Area, then take an in-depth tour of Clark County Heritage Museum, and then buy something for everyone on your list at The Grand Canal Shoppes at The Venetian. Keep things going the next day: see the interesting displays at Counts Kustoms, engage your brain at Bodies The Exhibition, then don't miss a visit to Wayne Newton's Casa de Shenandoah, and finally see the interesting displays at Shelby American Inc.

For traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Las Vegas road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Joshua Tree National Park to Las Vegas takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of car and bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Museums Adventure Tours

Side Trips

Lake Mead National Recreation Area, Clark County Heritage Museum
Highlights from your plan
Bodies The Exhibition ©
Bodies The Exhibition
Wayne Newton's Casa de Shenandoah ©
Wayne Newton's Casa de Shenandoah
Shelby American Inc ©
Shelby American Inc

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Park City

Park City ©
Known globally as the home of the country's largest independent film festival, Park City finds its roots as an old silver boomtown located on the slopes of the Wasatch Mountains, part of the Rocky Mountains.
On the 28th (Wed), make a splash at AQUA x ZONE, delve into the lush surroundings at Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Provo River Falls. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the masterpieces at Springville Museum of Art and then take in the awesome beauty at Stewart Falls.

To find maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Park City trip app .

You can do a combination of flight and shuttle from Las Vegas to Park City in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus, flight, and shuttle; or drive. Traveling from Las Vegas to Park City, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Las Vegas in August, you will find days in Park City are little chillier (35°C), and nights are colder (10°C). On the 30th (Fri), you'll travel to Bryce Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Park City

Nature Parks Trails

Side Trips

Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest, Provo River Falls, Stewart Falls, AQUA x ZONE, Springville Museum of Art
Highlights from your plan
Uinta-Wasatch-Cache National Forest ©
Springville Museum of Art ©
Springville Museum of Art
Provo River Falls ©
Provo River Falls

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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.
For more things to do, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read Bryce Canyon National Park day trip tool .

You can do a combination of shuttle, flight, and car from Park City to Bryce Canyon National Park in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of shuttle, flight, bus, and car. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Park City in August: highs in Bryce Canyon National Park hover around 29°C, while lows dip to 9°C. You'll set off for home on the 31st (Sat).

Things to do in Bryce Canyon National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails

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