30 days in United States Itinerary

30 days in United States Itinerary

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30 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly:  19​h 15​min
1
San Diego
— 4 nights
Fly + Drive:  7​h 45​min
2
Yellowstone National Park
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  6​h
3
Las Vegas
— 5 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
4
Grand Canyon National Park
— 4 nights
Drive:  7​h 30​min
5
Los Angeles
— 6 nights
Fly + Drive:  6​h 45​min
6
Yosemite National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
7
San Francisco
— 6 nights
Fly:  16​h 30​min
End: Sydney

4
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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Maritime Museum of San Diego and Birch Aquarium at Scripps Institution of Oceanography. Kids will appreciate attractions like La Jolla Cove and SeaWorld San Diego. Next up on the itinerary: tour the pleasant surroundings at San Diego Zoo, admire the natural beauty at Botanical Building and Lily Pond, have fun at Balboa Park, and kick back and relax at Children's Pool.

To see traveler tips, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read our San Diego trip itinerary maker.

Sydney, Australia to San Diego is an approximately 19.5-hour flight. You'll gain 18 hours traveling from Sydney to San Diego due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in April, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Theme Parks
Highlights from your plan
La Jolla Cove ©
La Jolla Cove
San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
SeaWorld San Diego ©
SeaWorld San Diego

1
night
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.
To see where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Yellowstone National Park itinerary planner.

You can do a combination of flight and car from San Diego to Yellowstone National Park in 8 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Plan for cooler temperatures traveling from San Diego in April, with highs in Yellowstone National Park at 6°C and lows at -9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Fri) to allow time for travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Black Sand Basin ©
Black Sand Basin

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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like The Strip and The Mob Museum. Do your shopping at The Grand Canal Shoppes and Forum Shops at Caesars Palace. Step out of Las Vegas with an excursion to Hoover Dam in Boulder City--about 42 minutes away. The adventure continues: ponder the design of Bellagio Fountains, try your luck at The Venetian, explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, and don't miss a visit to Paris Las Vegas.

To see ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Las Vegas online itinerary creator.

Getting from Yellowstone National Park to Las Vegas by combination of taxi and flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Yellowstone National Park to Las Vegas due to the time zone difference. Prepare for much warmer weather when traveling from Yellowstone National Park in April: high temperatures in Las Vegas hover around 31°C and lows are around 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) early enough to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Shopping Casinos

Side Trip

Hoover Dam
Highlights from your plan
The Strip ©
The Strip
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum

4
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.
Shop till you drop at Canyon Village Marketplace and Lookout Studio. On the 13th (Fri), hike the day away at Bright Angel Trail. The adventure continues: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, add some entertainment to your itinerary with Hopi House, examine the collection at Kolb Studio, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Rim Trail.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Grand Canyon National Park travel itinerary creator.

Traveling by combination of car and flight from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park takes 4.5 hours. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Las Vegas in April, plan for slightly colder days in Grand Canyon National Park, with highs around 19°C, while nights are cooler with lows around -3°C. On the 15th (Sun), you'll travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Trails Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Hopi House ©
Hopi House
Kolb Studio ©
Kolb Studio

6
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.
Family-friendly places like Disneyland Park and Universal Studios Hollywood will thrill your kids. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Getty Center The Publications and Travel Town Museum. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Los Angeles: Disney California Adventure Park (in Anaheim) and Bergamot Station (in Santa Monica). There's still lots to do: see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory, kick back and relax at Venice Beach and Boardwalk, take in the waterfront at Santa Monica Pier, and get to know the fascinating history of El Pueblo de Los Angeles.

To see other places to visit, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read Los Angeles travel planner.

Getting from Grand Canyon National Park to Los Angeles by car takes about 7.5 hours. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Los Angeles, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in April, you will find days in Los Angeles are a bit warmer (28°C), and nights are much warmer (15°C). On the 21st (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Anaheim, Santa Monica
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Disney California Adventure Park ©
Disney California Adventure Park
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Sun): tee off at Wawona Golf Course and then get to know the fascinating history of Big Trees Lodge, National Historic Landmark.

For where to stay, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Yosemite National Park itinerary maker.

You can drive from Los Angeles to Yosemite National Park in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, bus, and taxi; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Los Angeles in April: highs in Yosemite National Park hover around 17°C, while lows dip to -2°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) so you can go by car to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Outdoors Golf Historic Sites

6
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Family-friendly places like Alcatraz Island and California Academy of Sciences will thrill your kids. Head to Ferry Building Marketplace and Ghirardelli Squarefor some retail therapy. And it doesn't end there: take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, get curious at Exploratorium, tour the pleasant surroundings at Golden Gate Park, and take a stroll through The Castro.

To find photos, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read our San Francisco trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of taxi, bus, flight, and subway. While traveling from Yosemite National Park, expect a bit warmer days and much hotter nights in San Francisco, ranging from highs of 22°C to lows of 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Neighborhoods Parks Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium

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