30 days in United States Itinerary

30 days in United States Itinerary

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30 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Adelaide
Fly:  21​h 15​min
1
San Francisco
— 5 nights
Drive:  3​h
2
Yosemite National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h 30​min
3
Los Angeles
— 5 nights
Drive:  30​min
4
Anaheim
— 5 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
5
Carlsbad
— 3 nights
Drive:  45​min
6
San Diego
— 3 nights
Drive:  5​h 45​min
7
Las Vegas
— 5 nights
Fly:  23​h 45​min
End: Adelaide

5
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Attractions like Exploratorium and Japanese Tea Garden make great kid-friendly stops. There's lots more to do: head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, enjoy the sand and surf at Marshall’s Beach, make a trip to Golden Gate Park, and snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge.

For more things to do, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our San Francisco trip builder .

Adelaide, Australia to San Francisco is an approximately 21.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight. You'll gain 17 hours traveling from Adelaide to San Francisco due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Adelaide, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in San Francisco, ranging from highs of 20°C to lows of 12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Outdoors Museums
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium
Japanese Tea Garden ©
Japanese Tea Garden

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Wed): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Cathedral Beach Picnic Area, then take in the dramatic scenery at Vernal Fall, then take in the dramatic natural features at Sentinel Dome, and finally explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: cruise along Tioga Pass and then explore the striking landscape at North Dome.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Yosemite National Park itinerary maker .

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. Traveling from San Francisco in November, expect nights in Yosemite National Park to be cooler, around -8°C, while days are little chillier, around 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) early enough to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Sentinel Dome ©
Sentinel Dome
Vernal Fall ©
Vernal Fall

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.
Attractions like Universal Studios Hollywood and The Getty Center make great kid-friendly stops. Step out of Los Angeles with an excursion to Santa Monica Yacht Harbor Sign in Santa Monica--about 34 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: look and learn at Griffith Observatory, get outside with Self Realization Fellowship Lake Shrine Temple, kick back and relax at Venice Beach and Boardwalk, and learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County.

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Do a combination of car and flight from Yosemite National Park to Los Angeles in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and flight. Prepare for warmer weather when traveling from Yosemite National Park in November: high temperatures in Los Angeles hover around 28°C and lows are around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) early enough to take a train to Anaheim.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Santa Monica
Highlights from your plan
Griffith Observatory ©
Griffith Observatory
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center

5
nights
Anaheim

Anaheim ©
Anaheim's major attractions are its world-famous Disney entertainment complex, sports teams, and convention center.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Disneyland Park and Disney California Adventure Park. Pack the 16th (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at Knott's Berry Farm. Pack the 17th (Sun) with family-friendly diversions at Luigi's Rollickin' Roadsters. There's still lots to do: make an unforgettable trip to Downtown Disney, catch some excitement at Star Wars Launch Bay, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, and get your game on at Flightdeck Flight Simulation Center.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Anaheim trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Anaheim is very close to Los Angeles. In November, daily temperatures in Anaheim can reach 29°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Carlsbad.

Things to do in Anaheim

Theme Parks Fun & Games

Side Trip

Knott's Berry Farm
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Disney California Adventure Park ©
Disney California Adventure Park
Radiator Springs Racers ©
Radiator Springs Racers

3
nights
Carlsbad

Carlsbad ©
Stretching along 11 km (7 mi) of Pacific coastline, the city of Carlsbad attracts visitors with its Mediterranean climate and natural beauty.
Kids will enjoy LEGOLAND California and South Carlsbad State Beach. Venture out of the city with trips to Wine Tours & Tastings (in Temecula), San Diego Zoo Safari Park (in Escondido) and Dolphin & Whale Watching (in Dana Point). There's lots more to do: admire the natural beauty at Self Realization Fellowship Hermitage & Meditation Gardens, take a leisurely stroll along Oceanside Pier, and examine the collection at Oceanside Museum of Art.

To see where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Carlsbad day trip planning app .

Traveling by car from Anaheim to Carlsbad takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Anaheim in November, Carlsbad is slightly colder at night with lows of 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sun) so you can drive to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Carlsbad

Parks Theme Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Dolphin & Whale Watching, Oceanside Museum of Art, San Diego Zoo Safari Park, Self Realization Fellowship Hermitage & Meditation Gardens
Highlights from your plan
San Diego Zoo Safari Park ©
San Diego Zoo Safari Park
Dolphin & Whale Watching
South Carlsbad State Beach ©
South Carlsbad State Beach

3
nights
San Diego

San Diego ©
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.
Family-friendly places like San Diego Zoo and SeaWorld San Diego will thrill your kids. Next up on the itinerary: let the kids burn off some steam at Balboa Park, examine the collection at Timken Museum of Art, kick back and relax at La Jolla Cove, and trek along Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve.

To find more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read our San Diego road trip planning tool .

You can drive from Carlsbad to San Diego in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Carlsbad in November, San Diego is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Theme Parks
Highlights from your plan
San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
SeaWorld San Diego ©
SeaWorld San Diego
Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve ©
Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve

5
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.
Bring the kids along to Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area and The Roller Coaster. Change things up with these side-trips from Las Vegas: Hoover Dam (in Boulder City), Valley of Fire State Park (in Overton) and Green Valley Range (in Henderson). There's still lots to do: admire the local landmark of Bellagio Fountains, enjoy some diversion at Battlefield Vegas, shop like a local with The Strip, and take a memorable tour with Tours.

To see traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Las Vegas trip tool .

You can fly from San Diego to Las Vegas in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from San Diego in November; daily highs in Las Vegas reach 23°C and lows reach 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Fun & Games Parks Nature

Side Trips

Green Valley Range, Valley of Fire State Park, Hoover Dam
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
Valley of Fire State Park ©
Valley of Fire State Park

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