16 days in United States Itinerary

16 days in United States Itinerary

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16 days in United States Itinerary

Start: San Francisco
1
San Francisco
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
Monterey
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 45​min
3
Yosemite National Park
— 2 nights
bus:  5​h
4
Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
5
Death Valley National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
6
Las Vegas
— Few hours
Drive:  4​h 30​min
7
Grand Canyon National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  7​h 30​min
8
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
End: Los Angeles


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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.
You've now added Cliff House to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 24th (Sat): take a peaceful walk through Muir Woods National Monument, then contemplate the long history of Cliff House, and then stroll through Twin Peaks. Keep things going the next day: immerse yourself in nature at Montara State Beach and then enjoy the sand and surf at Fitzgerald J V Marine Reserve.

For other places to visit, maps, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the San Francisco route builder site .

If you are flying in from Luxembourg, the closest major airports are San Francisco International Airport, Metropolitan Oakland International Airport and Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport. In March, daytime highs in San Francisco are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) so you can drive to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Historic Sites Wildlife

Side Trip

Fitzgerald J V Marine Reserve
Highlights from your plan
Twin Peaks ©
Twin Peaks
Fitzgerald J V Marine Reserve ©
Fitzgerald J V Marine Reserve
Cliff House ©
Cliff House

2
nights
Monterey

Monterey
Monterey is a city in the U.S. For maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Monterey trip maker .

Getting from San Francisco to Monterey by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: fly; or take a bus. In March, daily temperatures in Monterey can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Monterey

Parks Trails Outdoors

Side Trip

Pacific Grove

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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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Tunnel View as well as Discover Yosemite. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Mon): hike along Panorama Trail and then take some stellar pictures from Tunnel View. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 27th (Tue): identify plant and animal life at Nature Center at Happy Isles, then catch all the local highlights with Discover Yosemite, and then don't miss a visit to Olmsted Point.

To find other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Yosemite National Park trip planner .

You can drive from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park in 4 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of subway, flight, bus, and taxi. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from San Francisco in March: highs in Yosemite National Park hover around 14°C, while lows dip to -5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) so you can drive to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Wildlife Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Discover Yosemite
Highlights from your plan
Discover Yosemite ©
Discover Yosemite
Olmsted Point ©
Olmsted Point
Panorama Trail ©
Panorama Trail

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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.
Giant Forest has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 29th (Thu): delve into the lush surroundings at Giant Forest. On the 30th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: hike along Mount Whitney Trail and then take a peaceful walk through Grant Grove.

For more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, use the Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park trip planner .

Traveling by car from Yosemite National Park to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park takes 5 hours. In March, Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park is somewhat warmer than Yosemite National Park - with highs of 24°C and lows of 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sat) early enough to travel to Death Valley National Park.

Things to do in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trip

Mount Whitney Trail
Highlights from your plan
Giant Forest ©
Giant Forest
Grant Grove ©
Grant Grove

2
nights
Death Valley National Park

Death Valley National Park ©
Extreme heat and dryness create extreme landscapes in Death Valley National Park.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Dante's View, Charcoal Kilns and Zabriskie Point. On the 31st (Sat), contemplate the waterfront views at Salt Creek Interpretive Trail, take in the dramatic natural features at Zabriskie Point, and then take some stellar pictures from Dante's View. On the next day, contemplate the long history of Harmony Borax Works, take in breathtaking views at Twenty Mule Team Canyon, and then contemplate the long history of Charcoal Kilns.

To see where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Death Valley National Park trip itinerary maker app .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park to Death Valley National Park. Traveling from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park in March, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Death Valley National Park, with lows of 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) early enough to catcht the bus to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Death Valley National Park

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Zabriskie Point ©
Zabriskie Point
Twenty Mule Team Canyon ©
Twenty Mule Team Canyon
Charcoal Kilns ©
Charcoal Kilns

few
hours
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 more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Las Vegas trip planner.

You can take a bus from Death Valley National Park to Las Vegas in 3.5 hours. Traveling from Death Valley National Park in April, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 16°C in Las Vegas. On the 2nd (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Guardian Angel Cathedral ©
Guardian Angel Cathedral

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Hermit Trail as well as Lipan Point. Discover out-of-the-way places like Inner Canyon and Lookout Studio. Get outdoors at Kolb Studio and East Rim Drive. It doesn't end there: take some stellar pictures from Powell Point.

To find maps, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Grand Canyon National Park trip planning site .

Traveling by combination of car and flight from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park is 1 hour. Traveling from Las Vegas in April, you will find days in Grand Canyon National Park are slightly colder (19°C), and nights are colder (-3°C). Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trip

Hermit Trail
Highlights from your plan
Hermit Trail ©
Hermit Trail
Inner Canyon ©
Inner Canyon
Navajo Point ©
Navajo Point

2
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Disneyland Park. Kick off your visit on the 6th (Fri): make an unforgettable trip to Disneyland Park and then kick back and relax at Zuma Beach.

To see other places to visit, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Los Angeles vacation maker website .

Traveling by car from Grand Canyon National Park to Los Angeles takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, taxi, and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Los Angeles due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in April, plan for a bit warmer days and warmer nights in Los Angeles: temperatures range from 28°C by day to 15°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Zuma Beach, Disneyland Park
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Zuma Beach ©
Zuma Beach

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