30 days in United States Itinerary

30 days in United States Itinerary

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30 days in United States Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  14​h 30​min
1
San Francisco
— 4 nights
Drive:  4​h
2
Yosemite National Park
— 5 nights
Drive + Fly:  4​h 15​min
3
Los Angeles
— 5 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
4
Death Valley National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
5
Las Vegas
— 4 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
6
Grand Canyon National Park
— 5 nights
bus + Fly:  8​h 15​min
7
Dallas
— 1 day
bus:  3​h 15​min
8
Austin
— 2 nights
Fly:  13​h 30​min
End: London

4
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Dedicate the 28th (Sat) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. And it doesn't end there: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, appreciate the extensive heritage of Twin Peaks, take in nature's colorful creations at Japanese Tea Garden, and get the lay of the land with Walking tours.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, go to the San Francisco itinerary planning app .

London, UK to San Francisco is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. You'll gain 8 hours traveling from London to San Francisco due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from London in March; daily highs in San Francisco reach 21°C and lows reach 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) so you can go by car to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Tours Parks Childrens Museums
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

5
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 30th (Mon), spend an exhilarating day on the slopes at Yosemite Ski and Snowboard Area. Spend the 31st (Tue) exploring nature at Elizabeth Lake, Yosemite National Park. The adventure continues: explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point, take in the dramatic scenery at Vernal Fall, pause for some serene contemplation at Yosemite Valley Chapel, and get your bearings at Yosemite Conservation Heritage Center.

For maps, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Yosemite National Park online tour itinerary planner .

Getting from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and car; or do a combination of flight and bus. When traveling from San Francisco in March, plan for little chillier days and cooler nights in Yosemite National Park: temperatures range from 13°C by day to -5°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) so you can travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Outdoors Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Badger Pass Ski Area ©
Badger Pass Ski Area
Elizabeth Lake ©
Elizabeth Lake

5
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.
Get out of town with these interesting Los Angeles side-trips: Anaheim (Disneyland Park & Disney California Adventure Park). Pack the 5th (Sun) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at The Getty Center, partake in some friendly competition at Fantastic Race, admire the landmark architecture of Walt Disney Concert Hall, and see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles vacation website .

Getting from Yosemite National Park to Los Angeles by combination of car and flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and flight. While traveling from Yosemite National Park, expect somewhat warmer days and much warmer nights in Los Angeles, ranging from highs of 28°C to lows of 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Death Valley National Park.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Anaheim, Santa Monica Pier
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood

2
nights
Death Valley National Park

Death Valley National Park ©
Extreme heat and dryness create extreme landscapes in Death Valley National Park.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Wed): trek along Wildrose Peak Trail and then get great views at Dante's View. On the 9th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in breathtaking views at Echo Canyon, hike along Gower Gulch Loop, and then stroll through Salt Creek Interpretive Trail.

To see ratings, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Death Valley National Park driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Los Angeles to Death Valley National Park takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, bus, and car; or do a combination of flight and bus. Expect little chillier evenings in Death Valley National Park when traveling from Los Angeles in April, with lows around 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can go by car to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Death Valley National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Wildrose Peak Trail ©
Wildrose Peak Trail
Dante's View ©
Dante's View
Gower Gulch Loop ©
Gower Gulch Loop

4
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.
Take a break from Las Vegas with a short trip to Hoover Dam in Boulder City, about 50 minutes away. There's much more to do: take in breathtaking views at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, take in nature's colorful creations at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, get to know the fascinating history of The Strip, and examine the collection at The Mob Museum.

To see photos, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Las Vegas trip planner .

You can drive from Death Valley National Park to Las Vegas in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Death Valley National Park in April, Las Vegas is a bit warmer at night with lows of 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Shopping Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Hoover Dam
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
The Strip ©
The Strip

5
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.
On the 16th (Thu), hike the day away at Bright Angel Trail. There's lots more to do: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim, head outdoors with Bar 10 Ranch Activities, take some stellar pictures from Lipan Point, and hike along South Kaibab Trail.

To find ratings, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Grand Canyon National Park trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Las Vegas, expect slightly colder days and cooler nights in Grand Canyon National Park, ranging from highs of 19°C to lows of -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to travel to Dallas.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

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

1
day
Dallas

Dallas ©
One of the country's most popular shopping destinations, Dallas and its sprawling suburbs include more shopping centers per capita than any other urban center in America.
On the 19th (Sun), contemplate the long history of Top O'Hill Terrace, pause for some photo ops at Dealey Plaza National Historic Landmark District, then see the interesting displays at The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza, and finally get your game on at The Escape Game Dallas.

For reviews, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, use the Dallas day trip planning website .

Getting from Grand Canyon National Park to Dallas by combination of bus and flight takes about 8.5 hours. Other options: drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Dallas is 1 hour. While traveling from Grand Canyon National Park, expect a bit warmer days and much warmer nights in Dallas, ranging from highs of 29°C to lows of 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) to allow time to take a bus to Austin.

Things to do in Dallas

Historic Sites Museums Fun & Games

Side Trips

Top O'Hill Terrace, The Escape Game Dallas
Highlights from your plan
The Escape Game Dallas ©
The Escape Game Dallas
Top O'Hill Terrace ©
Top O'Hill Terrace

2
nights
Austin

Austin ©
Despite its laid-back college vibe, Austin is an influential center for politics, technology, film, and music.
On the 20th (Mon), hike along Lady Bird Lake Hike-and-Bike Trail, look for all kinds of wild species at Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center, and then ponder the world of politics at Texas State Capitol. Keep things going the next day: get engrossed in the history at Bullock Texas State History Museum, then admire the natural beauty at Zilker Metropolitan Park, then pause for some photo ops at Stevie Ray Vaughan Statue, and finally have some family-friendly fun at The Escape Game Austin.

To find maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Austin travel route planning app .

Take a bus from Dallas to Austin in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In April, daytime highs in Austin are 31°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Austin

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
The Escape Game Austin ©
The Escape Game Austin
Texas State Capitol ©
Texas State Capitol
Lady Bird Lake Hike-and-Bike Trail ©
Lady Bird Lake Hike-and-Bike Trail

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