28 days in United States Itinerary

28 days in United States Itinerary

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28 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Brussels
train + Fly:  15​h 15​min
1
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 45​min
2
Bryce Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h 15​min
3
Grand Canyon National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
4
Monument Valley
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
5
Page
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h 30​min
6
Los Angeles
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h 15​min
7
Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park
— 1 night
bus:  5​h
8
Yosemite National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h
9
San Francisco
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
10
Monterey
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 30​min
11
Santa Barbara
— 1 night
bus + Fly:  5​h
12
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 45​min
13
Palm Springs
— 2 nights
Fly + train:  16​h 45​min
End: Brussels

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.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Wed): identify plant and animal life at Lake Mead National Recreation Area and then get a taste of the local shopping with The Strip. On the 12th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: look for gifts at Las Vegas North Premium Outlets and then explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Las Vegas travel itinerary planner.

Brussels, Belgium to Las Vegas is an approximately 15.5-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 to Pacific Standard Time is minus 9 hours. Traveling from Brussels in July, things will get much hotter in Las Vegas: highs are around 47°C and lows about 32°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Bryce Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Shopping Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Lake Mead National Recreation Area
Highlights from your plan
The Strip ©
The Strip
Las Vegas North Premium Outlets ©
Las Vegas North Premium Outlets

2
nights
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 13th (Fri): take in the dramatic natural features at Queen Victoria and then stroll through Navajo/Queens Garden Loop. On the 14th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the striking landscape at Thor's Hammer, take in the dramatic natural features at Wall Street, and then explore the stunning scenery at Sunset Point.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Bryce Canyon National Park online tour planner .

You can drive from Las Vegas to Bryce Canyon National Park in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is 1 hour. Traveling from Las Vegas in July, things will get colder in Bryce Canyon National Park: highs are around 31°C and lows about 9°C. You'll have a few hours on the 15th (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Bryce Canyon National Park

Parks Nature Trails
Highlights from your plan
Navajo/Queens Garden Loop ©
Navajo/Queens Garden Loop
Wall Street ©
Wall Street
Thor's Hammer ©
Thor's Hammer

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.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Sun): look for gifts at Canyon Village Marketplace. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at South Kaibab Trail, admire the striking features of Lookout Studio, and then take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim.

To see traveler tips, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Grand Canyon National Park attractions site .

Getting from Bryce Canyon National Park to Grand Canyon National Park by car takes about 5.5 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to 33°C, and evening lows to 12°C. You will leave for Monument Valley on the 18th (Wed).

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Trails Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
South Kaibab Trail ©
South Kaibab Trail
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim

1
night
Monument Valley

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. Start off your visit on the 18th (Wed): tour the pleasant surroundings at Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park.

To find reviews, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Monument Valley tour itinerary planning website .

Drive from Grand Canyon National Park to Monument Valley in 3.5 hours. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in July since evenings lows in Monument Valley dip to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) early enough to drive to Page.

Things to do in Monument Valley

Tours Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Navajo National Monument
Highlights from your plan
Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park ©
Navajo National Monument ©
Navajo National Monument
Photography Tours

1
night
Page

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.
On the 20th (Fri), explore the striking landscape of Glen Canyon National Recreation Area. Keep things going the next day: take in the dramatic natural features at Rainbow Bridge National Monument.

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You can drive from Monument Valley to Page in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Traveling from Monument Valley in July, expect Page to be somewhat warmer, temps between 42°C and 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Sat) to allow time for travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Page

Parks Nature Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Glen Canyon National Recreation Area ©
Rainbow Bridge National Monument ©
Rainbow Bridge National Monument

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sun): stop by Grand Central Market, appreciate the extensive heritage of Santa Monica Pier, then look for gifts at Studio City Farmers Market, then stop by The Original Farmers Market, and finally look for gifts at The Last Bookstore.

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You can fly from Page to Los Angeles in 5.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and flight; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Page to Los Angeles. Traveling from Page in July, things will get little chillier in Los Angeles: highs are around 33°C and lows about 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) so you can go by car to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trip

Santa Monica Pier
Highlights from your plan
LA Farmers' Market ©
LA Farmers' Market
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier
Studio City Farmers Market ©
Studio City Farmers Market

1
night
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.
On the 23rd (Mon), stroll through Zumwalt Meadow Trail.

To see maps, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read our Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park trip itinerary planning site .

Traveling by car from Los Angeles to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, bus, shuttle, and car. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Los Angeles in July: highs in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park hover around 42°C, while lows dip to 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Mon) to allow time for the car ride to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park

Trails Parks Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Zumwalt Meadow Trail ©
Zumwalt Meadow Trail

3
nights
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 24th (Tue), hike along Tuolumne Meadows and then contemplate the waterfront views at Tenaya Lake. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at Yosemite Museum Gallery, explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point, then trek along Panorama Trail, and finally don't miss a visit to Olmsted Point.

For reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Yosemite National Park itinerary maker tool .

You can drive from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park to Yosemite National Park in 5 hours. Traveling from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park in July, things will get slightly colder in Yosemite National Park: highs are around 32°C and lows about 8°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) so you can go by car to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Trails Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Tuolumne Meadows ©
Tuolumne Meadows
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Panorama Trail ©
Panorama Trail

4
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Armstrong Redwood State Reserve and Exploratorium. Get in touch with nature at San Gregorio State Beach and Limantour Beach. Change things up with a short trip to Wine Country Chocolates in Glen Ellen (about 1h 10 min away). There's much more to do: get a taste of the local shopping with Ferry Building Marketplace, see the interesting displays at Cable Car Museum, look for gifts at Boudin at the Wharf, and tour the pleasant surroundings at China Beach.

For maps, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the San Francisco trip itinerary 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. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Yosemite National Park in July: highs in San Francisco hover around 26°C, while lows dip to 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Monterey.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

San Gregorio State Beach, Limantour Beach, Wine Country Chocolates, Armstrong Redwood State Reserve
Highlights from your plan
Armstrong Redwood State Reserve ©
Armstrong Redwood State Reserve
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium
San Gregorio State Beach ©
San Gregorio State Beach

1
night
Monterey

Monterey ©
Monterey is a city in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Mon): grab your bike and head to Monterey Peninsula Recreational Trail, then visit a coastal fixture at Point Pinos Lighthouse, and then kick back and relax at Lovers Point. Keep things going the next day: look for gifts at The Cheese Shop and then kick back and relax at Point Lobos State Reserve.

For where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Monterey trip maker site .

Traveling by car from San Francisco to Monterey takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Tue) so you can drive to Santa Barbara.

Things to do in Monterey

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Carmel, Pacific Grove
Highlights from your plan
Monterey Peninsula Recreational Trail ©
Point Lobos ©
Point Lobos
Point Pinos Lighthouse ©
Point Pinos Lighthouse

1
night
Santa Barbara

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 1st (Wed): cruise along State Street and then steep yourself in history at Old Mission Santa Barbara.

For maps, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Santa Barbara tour planner.

Drive from Monterey to Santa Barbara in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of shuttle and flight. Traveling from Monterey in July, expect nights in Santa Barbara to be about the same, around 18°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 1st (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Santa Barbara

Historic Sites Shopping Scenic Drive
Highlights from your plan
Old Mission Santa Barbara ©
Old Mission Santa Barbara

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nights
Las Vegas

Las Vegas ©
On the 2nd (Thu), identify plant and animal life at Spring Mountains National Recreational Area, then admire nature's wide array of creatures at Shark Reef Aquarium at Mandalay Bay, then engage your brain at Bodies The Exhibition, and finally have some family-friendly fun at The Roller Coaster. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: browse the different shops at The Grand Canal Shoppes at The Venetian, buy something for everyone on your list at Forum Shops at Caesars Palace, meet the residents at Siegfried & Roy's Secret Garden & Dolphin Habitat, stop by M&M'S World Las Vegas, then ponder the design of Bellagio Fountains, and finally try to win big at Bellagio Hotel and Casino.

To find out how to plan a trip to Las Vegas, use our trip itinerary maker.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Santa Barbara to Las Vegas in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from Santa Barbara in August, expect nights in Las Vegas to be a bit warmer, around 29°C, while days are much warmer, around 45°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Palm Springs.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Wildlife Shopping

Side Trip

Spring Mountains National Recreational Area
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
The Forum Shops at Caesars ©
The Forum Shops at Caesars

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Palm Springs

Palm Springs ©
Palm Springs is a desert resort city in Riverside County, California, United States, within the Coachella Valley. Start off your visit on the 4th (Sat): identify plant and animal life at Santa Rosa Plateau Ecological Reserve. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Sun): revel in the low prices at Cabazon Outlets and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount San Jacinto State Park and Wilderness.

For where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Palm Springs route builder site .

You can drive from Las Vegas to Palm Springs in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 48°C in August, and nighttime lows around 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Palm Springs

Parks Wildlife Scenic Drive

Side Trips

Mount San Jacinto State Park and Wilderness, Santa Rosa Plateau Ecological, Cabazon Outlets, Big Morongo Canyon Preserve
Highlights from your plan
Santa Rosa Plateau Ecological ©
Santa Rosa Plateau Ecological
Big Morongo Canyon Preserve ©
Big Morongo Canyon Preserve

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