29 days in United States Itinerary

29 days in United States Itinerary

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29 days in United States Itinerary

Start: London
Fly + Drive:  13​h 45​min
1
Yellowstone National Park
— 5 nights
Drive + Fly:  5​h 45​min
2
San Francisco
— 6 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
3
Los Angeles
— 4 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
4
Death Valley National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
5
Las Vegas
— 5 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
6
Canyon
— 1 night
Fly:  6​h 30​min
7
South Padre Island
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h 30​min
8
San Antonio
— 2 nights
bus + Fly:  15​h 15​min
End: London


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5
nights
Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone National Park ©
An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Old Faithful and Upper Geyser Basin. Change things up with a short trip to Yellowstone River in West Yellowstone (about 1h 15 min away). There's lots more to do: make a trip to Artist Point, witness a stunning natural landmark at Midway Geyser Basin, look for all kinds of wild species at Grand Loop Road, and explore the stunning scenery at S Rim Trail.

For ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Yellowstone National Park trip builder .

London, UK to Yellowstone National Park is an approximately 14-hour combination of flight and car. You can also do a combination of flight, shuttle, and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 7 hours traveling from London to Yellowstone National Park. Traveling from London in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Yellowstone National Park, with lows of 4°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Yellowstone River
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West Thumb Geyser Basin ©
West Thumb Geyser Basin
Grand Loop Road ©
Grand Loop Road
Norris Geyser Basin ©
Norris Geyser Basin

6
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Dolphin & Whale Watching and Muir Woods National Monument. You'll find plenty of places to visit near San Francisco: VJB Cellars (in Kenwood), Armstrong Redwood State Reserve (in Guerneville) and Santa Cruz (West Cliff Drive & Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk). There's much more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Marin Headlands, take in the pleasant sights at Shark Fin Cove, explore the different monuments and memorials at Hills of Eternity Memorial Park, and see the interesting displays at Musee Mecanique.

To find other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the San Francisco travel route site .

Traveling by combination of car and flight from Yellowstone National Park to San Francisco takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, shuttle, and flight; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 1 hour. Plan for much hotter nights when traveling from Yellowstone National Park in August since evenings lows in San Francisco dip to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) early enough to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Mill Valley, Santa Cruz, Dolphin & Whale Watching, VJB Cellars, Hills of Eternity Memorial Park
Highlights from your plan
Armstrong Redwood State Reserve ©
Armstrong Redwood State Reserve
Marin Headlands ©
Marin Headlands
Shark Fin Cove ©
Shark Fin Cove

4
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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Dolphin & Whale Watching and Santa Monica State Beach. Explore Los Angeles' surroundings by going to Laguna Beach (Heisler Park & Crystal Cove), Newport Beach (in Newport Beach) and South Carlsbad State Beach (in Carlsbad). There's still lots to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at 26-Mile Bike Path, kick back and relax at Santa Monica Bay, and make a trip to The Wizarding World of Harry Potter.

To find photos, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles planner .

Traveling by flight from San Francisco to Los Angeles takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from San Francisco in August, things will get a bit warmer in Los Angeles: highs are around 34°C and lows about 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can drive to Death Valley National Park.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Laguna Beach, Santa Monica, South Carlsbad State Beach, Newport Beach, Dolphin & Whale Watching
Highlights from your plan
Newport Beach ©
Newport Beach
Crystal Cove ©
Crystal Cove
26-Mile Bike Path ©
26-Mile Bike Path

3
nights
Death Valley National Park

Death Valley National Park ©
Extreme heat and dryness create extreme landscapes in Death Valley National Park.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Zabriskie Point and Artists Dr. The adventure continues: contemplate the waterfront views at Badwater Basin, explore the striking landscape at Devil's Golf Course, don't miss a visit to Mesquite Flat Sand Dunes, and get great views at Dante's View.

For reviews, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Death Valley National Park online road trip planner .

Drive from Los Angeles to Death Valley National Park in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, bus, and car; or do a combination of flight and bus. While traveling from Los Angeles, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Death Valley National Park, ranging from highs of 43°C to lows of 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to drive to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Death Valley National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Artists Palette ©
Artists Palette
Devil's Golf Course ©
Devil's Golf Course
Salt Creek Interpretive Trail ©
Salt Creek Interpretive Trail

5
nights
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'll discover tucked-away gems like Waterskiing & Jetskiing and Gun Garage. Go for a jaunt from Las Vegas to Overton to see Valley of Fire State Park about 1h 10 min away. And it doesn't end there: relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour, have fun at The Range 702, have some family-friendly fun at Apocalypse Vegas, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Charleston.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Las Vegas trip itinerary maker .

Traveling by car from Death Valley National Park to Las Vegas takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Las Vegas when traveling from Death Valley National Park in August, with lows around 29°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) so you can travel to Canyon.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Fun & Games Tours Adventure

Side Trip

Valley of Fire State Park
Highlights from your plan
River Rafting & Tubing
Apocalypse Vegas ©
Apocalypse Vegas
Graceland Wedding Chapel ©
Graceland Wedding Chapel

1
night
Canyon

Canyon ©
Canyon is a city in, and the county seat of, Randall County, Texas, United States. Start off your visit on the 24th (Mon): immerse yourself in nature at Palo Duro Canyon State Park.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Canyon road trip planner .

You can fly from Las Vegas to Canyon in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Las Vegas to Canyon, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Las Vegas in August: high temperatures in Canyon hover around 37°C and lows are around 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to South Padre Island.

Things to do in Canyon

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Palo Duro Canyon State Park ©
Palo Duro Canyon State Park

2
nights
South Padre Island

A vibrant resort town, South Padre Island sits on a barrier island of the same name, located just off the Texas Gulf Coast.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Tue): identify plant and animal life at Sea Turtle, Inc., glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, then see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, and finally observe the fascinating underwater world at South Padre Island Dolphin Research & Sea Life Nature Center. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take a pleasant ride with a tour on horseback and then look for all kinds of wild species at South Padre Island Birding and Nature Center.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the South Padre Island travel route planning tool .

You can fly from Canyon to South Padre Island in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. Traveling from Canyon in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in South Padre Island, with lows of 30°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) early enough to go by car to San Antonio.

Things to do in South Padre Island

Tours Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trip

South Padre Island Dolphin Research & Sea Life Nature Center
Highlights from your plan
Parasailing & Paragliding
Horseback Riding Tours
Dolphin & Whale Watching

2
nights
San Antonio

San Antonio ©
As the state’s second largest city, San Antonio embodies Texas’ rich cultural heritage while maintaining the Old West charm of an oil town.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Thu): explore the fascinating underground world of Natural Bridge Caverns, then take in the history at Mission San Jose, and then pause for some serene contemplation at San Fernando De Bexar Cathedral.

For photos, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our San Antonio trip website .

Traveling by car from South Padre Island to San Antonio takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Traveling from South Padre Island in August, you will find days in San Antonio are somewhat warmer (43°C), and nights are about the same (28°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in San Antonio

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Natural Bridge Caverns ©
Natural Bridge Caverns
Mission San Jose ©
Mission San Jose
San Fernando De Bexar Cathedral ©
San Fernando De Bexar Cathedral

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