27 days in United States Itinerary

27 days in United States Itinerary

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27 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Amsterdam
Fly:  13​h 15​min
1
San Francisco
— 6 nights
Fly:  4​h
2
Las Vegas
— 6 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
3
San Diego
— 6 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
4
Los Angeles
— 7 nights
Fly:  13​h 15​min
End: Amsterdam

6
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Do your shopping at Ramini Mozzarella and Fishetarian Fish Market. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Castello di Amorosa and Twin Peaks. You'll find plenty of places to visit near San Francisco: Goat Rock Beach (in Jenner), Fitzgerald J V Marine Reserve (in Moss Beach) and Armstrong Redwood State Reserve (in Guerneville). There's much more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Bodega Dunes, tour the pleasant surroundings at Bean Hollow State Beach, Pebble Beach, take a peaceful walk through Muir Woods National Monument, and identify plant and animal life at Safari West.

To see maps, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the San Francisco road trip tool .

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to San Francisco is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight. Traveling from Amsterdam to San Francisco, you'll gain 9 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Amsterdam in September; daily highs in San Francisco reach 28°C and lows reach 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Pescadero, Fishetarian Fish Market, Muir Woods National Monument, Fitzgerald J V Marine Reserve, Castello di Amorosa
Highlights from your plan
Armstrong Redwood State Reserve ©
Armstrong Redwood State Reserve
Muir Woods National Monument ©
Muir Woods National Monument
Castello di Amorosa ©
Castello di Amorosa

6
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.
Head to Las Vegas North Premium Outlets and The Grand Canal Shoppes at The Venetianfor some retail therapy. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Valley of Fire State Park and Forum Shops at Caesars Palace. Change things up with these side-trips from Las Vegas: Ash Meadows National Wildlife Refuge (in Amargosa Valley) and Willow Beach (in Fort Mohave). There's lots more to do: try to win big at Wynn Las Vegas, take a stroll through The Strip, enjoy breathtaking views from Eiffel Tower Experience at Paris Las Vegas, and revel in the low prices at Las Vegas Premium Outlets - South.

For ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Las Vegas journey planner .

Fly from San Francisco to Las Vegas in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of subway and flight; or drive. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from San Francisco in September: high temperatures in Las Vegas hover around 39°C and lows are around 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to San Diego.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Shopping Parks Nature

Side Trips

Ash Meadows National Wildlife Refuge, Valley of Fire State Park, Willow Beach
Highlights from your plan
Valley of Fire State Park ©
Valley of Fire State Park
Ash Meadows National Wildlife Refuge ©
Willow Beach ©
Willow Beach

6
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.
Escape the urban bustle at La Jolla Shores Park and Carlsbad State Beach. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Moonlight Beach State Park and Mission Beach Park. You'll find plenty of places to visit near San Diego: Borrego Palm Canyon Nature Trail (in Borrego Springs), Laguna Mountain Recreation Area (in Mount Laguna) and Pamo Valley Winery (in Ramona). There's lots more to do: stroll through Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve, kick back and relax at Children's Pool, see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, and get to know the fascinating history of Old Town San Diego State Historic Park.

For reviews, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read our San Diego holiday builder site .

Getting from Las Vegas to San Diego by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. While traveling from Las Vegas, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in San Diego, ranging from highs of 30°C to lows of 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) so you can drive to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Encinitas, Borrego Palm Canyon Nature Trail, South Carlsbad State Beach, Laguna Mountain Recreation Area, Pamo Valley Winery
Highlights from your plan
La Jolla Shores Park ©
La Jolla Shores Park
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve ©

7
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.
Escape the urban bustle at Silver Strand Beach and El Pescador State Beach. Shop till you drop at Canine Creek Dog Wash & Pet Boutique and Ventura Harbor Village. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Los Angeles: Tehachapi Mountain Park (in Tehachapi), Ojai (Ojai Meadows Preserve & Bart's Books) and Ventura (San Buenaventura State Beach, Emma Wood State Beach, & more). And it doesn't end there: grab your bike and head to Carpenteria Bluffs Nature Preserve, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Andrew Church, look for gifts at Rancho Ventavo Cellars, and enjoy the sand and surf at Venice Beach and Boardwalk.

To find maps, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles trip planner .

You can drive from San Diego to Los Angeles in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. When traveling from San Diego in September, plan for somewhat warmer days in Los Angeles, with highs around 34°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Ventura, Tehachapi, Ojai, Oxnard, Malibu
Highlights from your plan
Silver Strand Beach ©
Silver Strand Beach
Santa Monica State Beach ©
Santa Monica State Beach
Carpenteria Bluffs Nature Preserve ©

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