29 days in Western US Itinerary

29 days in Western US Itinerary

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Fly
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Los Angeles
— 2 nights
Drive
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San Diego
— 2 nights
Fly to Flagstaff, Bus to Grand Canyon
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Grand Canyon National Park
— 4 nights
Drive
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Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Drive
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Bakersfield
— 2 nights
Drive
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Big Sur
— 2 nights
Drive
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San Francisco
— 3 nights
Drive
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Fort Bragg
— 2 nights
Drive
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Redwood National Park
— 2 nights
Drive
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Coos Bay
— 2 nights
Drive
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Yachats
— 2 nights
Fly
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Seattle
— 2 nights
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Los Angeles

City of Angels

Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Mon): get in on the family fun at Disneyland Park and then get to know the fascinating history of Santa Monica Pier. Keep things going the next day: discover the magic at Disney California Adventure Park.

To find traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles itinerary site.

Stockholm, Sweden to Los Angeles is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 9 hours. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Stockholm in June: high temperatures in Los Angeles hover around 30°C and lows are around 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to San Diego.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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San Diego

America's Finest City

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.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Wed): see the interesting displays at USS Midway Museum and then let the kids burn off some steam at Balboa Park. On the 1st (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire nature's wide array of creatures at San Diego Zoo.

To find more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our San Diego sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Los Angeles to San Diego in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. When traveling from Los Angeles in June, plan for a bit cooler days in San Diego, with highs around 26°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Thu) early enough to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Fun & Games · Museums

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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 2nd (Fri), hike the day away at Bright Angel Trail. Next up on the itinerary: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim, trek along Rim Trail, admire the landmark architecture of Grand Canyon Railway Depot, and get great views at Pipe Creek Vista.

For ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Grand Canyon National Park trip planner.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from San Diego to Grand Canyon National Park in 8 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of tram, bus, and shuttle. The time zone difference when traveling from San Diego to Grand Canyon National Park is 1 hour. Traveling from San Diego in July, you will find days in Grand Canyon National Park are a bit warmer (34°C), and nights are little chillier (13°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) early enough to drive to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature

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Las Vegas

Sin City

Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Tue): get a taste of the local shopping with The Strip, take in nature's colorful creations at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, then ponder the design of Fountains of Bellagio, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Eiffel Tower Viewing Deck. On the next day, take in breathtaking views at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, examine the collection at The Mob Museum, and then take in panoramic vistas at High Roller.

To find ratings, maps, photos, and more tourist information, use the Las Vegas trip itinerary planning app.

Getting from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: take a shuttle; or do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Grand Canyon National Park, expect a bit warmer days and much warmer nights in Las Vegas, ranging from highs of 47°C to lows of 32°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Bakersfield.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Historic Sites · Parks · Shopping · Neighborhoods

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Bakersfield

Kick off your visit on the 8th (Thu): get to know the resident critters at California Area Living Museum (CALM), then experience rural life at Murray Family Farms, The Big Red Barn, then stop by California Fruit Depot, and finally see the interesting displays at Buck Owens' Crystal Palace. On the 9th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take an in-depth tour of Kern County Museum, see the interesting displays at Tehachapi Depot Railroad Museum, and then walk around The Park at River Walk.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Bakersfield trip itinerary app.

Traveling by car from Las Vegas to Bakersfield takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Bakersfield when traveling from Las Vegas in July, with lows around 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can travel to Big Sur.

Things to do in Bakersfield

Museums · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Shopping

Side Trip

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Big Sur

Big Country of the South

A sparsely populated area with stunning views, Big Sur attracts artists and tourists traveling California’s scenic Highway 1.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sat): admire the majestic nature at Pfeiffer Big Sur State Park, tour the pleasant surroundings at Partington Cove, then take in the dramatic scenery at McWay Falls, then enjoy the sand and surf at Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park, and finally snap pictures at Big Creek Bridge. Keep things going the next day: take in nature's colorful creations at Hawthorne Gallery, stroll through Pfeiffer State Beach, admire the majestic nature at Andrew Molera State Park, then take in the views from Bixby Bridge, and finally snap pictures at Rocky Creek Bridge.

To find more things to do and other tourist information, go to the Big Sur trip maker site.

Drive from Bakersfield to Big Sur in 4.5 hours. While traveling from Bakersfield, expect cooler days and slightly colder nights in Big Sur, ranging from highs of 24°C to lows of 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) early enough to go by car to San Francisco.

Things to do in Big Sur

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Beaches

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San Francisco

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
San Francisco is known for nature, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, buy something for everyone on your list at Ferry Building Marketplace, and head off the coast to Alcatraz Island.

To see ratings, photos, maps, and more tourist information, read San Francisco trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from Big Sur to San Francisco in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in San Francisco can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Fort Bragg.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites · Childrens Museums

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Fort Bragg

Fort Bragg is a coastal city along State Route 1 in Mendocino County, California. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Thu): examine the collection at Sea Glass Museum, take in the pleasant sights at Mendocino Coast Botanical Gardens, then take a memorable drive along Mendocino Coast, then look for gifts at Mendocino Jams & Preserves, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Glass Beach. On your second day here, admire the majestic nature at MacKerricher State Park and then immerse yourself in nature at Point Cabrillo Light Station.

To find other places to visit, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, use the Fort Bragg travel itinerary planner.

You can drive from San Francisco to Fort Bragg in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of flight and bus. While traveling from San Francisco, expect much warmer days and about the same nights in Fort Bragg, ranging from highs of 41°C to lows of 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to travel to Redwood National Park.

Things to do in Fort Bragg

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trip

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Redwood National Park

Redwood National Park is home to a tremendous collection of the world's tallest type of tree.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Sat): explore the striking landscape of Redwood National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll through California Coastal Trail and then take a peaceful walk through Tall Trees Grove.

To find ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Redwood National Park day trip planner.

You can drive from Fort Bragg to Redwood National Park in 4 hours. While traveling from Fort Bragg, expect colder days and little chillier nights in Redwood National Park, ranging from highs of 20°C to lows of 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to travel to Coos Bay.

Things to do in Redwood National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

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Coos Bay

Coos Bay is a city located in Coos County, Oregon, United States, where the Coos River enters Coos Bay on the Pacific Ocean. Start off your visit on the 19th (Mon): admire the majestic nature at Cape Arago State Park, immerse yourself in nature at Shore Acres State Park, and then contemplate the long history of Marshfield Pioneer Cemetery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 20th (Tue): experience rural life at Cranberry Sweets, then look for all kinds of wild species at West Coast Game Park Safari, and then immerse yourself in nature at Face Rock State Scenic Viewpoint.

To find where to stay and more tourist information, go to the Coos Bay planner.

You can drive from Redwood National Park to Coos Bay in 4.5 hours. In July, daytime highs in Coos Bay are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Yachats.

Things to do in Coos Bay

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Historic Sites

Side Trip

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Yachats

Yachats is a small coastal city in Lincoln County, Oregon, United States. On the 21st (Wed), explore the striking landscape at Devil's Churn, take a memorable drive along Cape Perpetua Visitor Center - Siuslaw National Forest, then take in the dramatic natural features at Thor's Well, and finally take in the waterfront at Yachats coastline. On the next day, immerse yourself in nature at Yachats State Park, explore the fascinating underground world of Sea Lion Caves, then experience the excitement of Sandland Adventures, and finally visit a coastal fixture at Heceta Head Lighthouse.

To see maps, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Yachats trip builder site.

Drive from Coos Bay to Yachats in 2 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Yachats can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) early enough to travel to Seattle.

Things to do in Yachats

Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trip

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Seattle

Emerald City

Nicknamed the "Emerald City" because of its abundant evergreen trees, Seattle is the cultural and business center of the Pacific Northwest, as well as a popular holiday destination.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): observe the fascinating underwater world at Seattle Aquarium, then enjoy breathtaking views from Space Needle, then get a taste of the local shopping with Chihuly Garden and Glass, and finally take a stroll through Pike Place Market. Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at The Museum of Flight, then pause for some photo ops at Fremont Troll, then take in the waterfront at Hiram M. Chittenden Locks, and finally get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To see ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Seattle online trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by flight from Yachats to Seattle takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July, Seattle is somewhat warmer than Yachats - with highs of 30°C and lows of 18°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Seattle

Museums · Parks · Shopping · Outdoors

California travel guide

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Specialty Museums · Wineries & Vineyards · Beaches
The Golden State
The country's most populous state, California includes landscapes that range from the forested northern coast to harsh southern deserts. Sandwiched right in the middle of the state is a fertile valley, home to farms, vineyards, and orchards. California's cities offer diverse attractions, from amusement parks and upscale shops to award-winning restaurants and innovative art galleries. Outside the state's big urban centers, places to visit include some of the nation's most rugged national parks, ancient forests, towering mountain peaks, and ski resorts. More than just a surfing destination famous for its beaches and winding coastal roads, California also boasts one of the world's largest economies, bolstered by the booming tech industries.

Oregon Coast travel guide

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State Parks · Beaches · Geologic Formations
The Beaver State
Saved from the pitfalls of modern urban development by government decisions made in the 1910s, the Oregon coast remains one of the country's most picturesque natural places to visit, featuring more than 80 state parks. Tourism from around the world thrives here all year long, with visitors eager to drive up and down this scenic stretch of the Pacific coastline, marked by rocky headlands and lush vegetation. Crossed by rivers and dotted with dense forests, the area offers nature lovers a chance to boat, fish, hike, and whale-watch. Start your Oregon vacation by exploring the northern end of the coastline, famous for its vibrant beach resorts and quaint seaside retreats.