30 days in West Coast & Las Vegas Itinerary

30 days in West Coast & Las Vegas Itinerary

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30 days in West Coast & Las Vegas Itinerary

Start: Hamburg
Fly:  15​h
1
Seattle
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
2
San Francisco
— 6 nights
Drive:  4​h
3
Yosemite National Park
— 6 nights
Drive + Fly:  4​h 15​min
4
Los Angeles
— 5 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
5
San Diego
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
6
Las Vegas
— 5 nights
Fly:  16​h
End: Hamburg

2
nights
Seattle

Seattle ©
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.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Sun): admire the masterpieces at Chihuly Garden and Glass and then find something for the whole family at Seattle Great Wheel. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at The Museum of Flight, then shop like a local with Pike Place Market, then take in the exciting artwork at Glasshouse Studio, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Space Needle.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read Seattle trip planner .

Hamburg, Germany to Seattle is an approximately 15-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of train, bus, and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Hamburg to Seattle is minus 9 hours. Traveling from Hamburg in September, you will find days in Seattle are a bit warmer (26°C), and nights are about the same (15°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Seattle

Museums Parks Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Space Needle ©
Space Needle
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market

6
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Dedicate the 7th (Sat) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. There's much more to do: snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, get curious at California Academy of Sciences, and admire the natural beauty at Japanese Tea Garden.

For reviews, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our San Francisco trip itinerary planning site .

You can fly from Seattle to San Francisco in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in September, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

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

6
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.
Yosemite National Park is known for nature, trails, scenic drive, wildlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point, trek along Nevada Falls Loop, get great views at Tunnel View, and take in the dramatic scenery at Vernal Fall.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, go to the Yosemite National Park online holiday builder .

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 September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be cooler in Yosemite National Park, with lows of 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Tuolumne Meadows ©
Tuolumne Meadows
Sentinel Dome ©
Sentinel Dome

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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Los Angeles: Anaheim (Disneyland Park & Disney California Adventure Park). Pack the 17th (Tue) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. And it doesn't end there: examine the collection at The Getty Center, put a fun spin on your tour with Fantastic Race, see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory, and don't miss a visit to Hollywood Walk of Fame.

For reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Los Angeles trip planner.

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. While traveling from Yosemite National Park, expect a bit warmer days and much hotter nights in Los Angeles, ranging from highs of 34°C to lows of 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to San Diego.

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
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center

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.
San Diego is known for museums, zoos & aquariums, beaches, parks, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: stroll through San Diego Zoo, admire the natural beauty at Botanical Building and Lily Pond, find something for the whole family at SeaWorld San Diego, and let little ones run wild at Balboa Park.

To see where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the San Diego trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Los Angeles to San Diego takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. When traveling from Los Angeles in September, plan for little chillier days in San Diego, with highs around 30°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough 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
USS Midway Museum ©
USS Midway Museum
Balboa Park ©
Balboa Park

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.
Change things up with a short trip to Hoover Dam in Boulder City (about 50 minutes away). Next up on the itinerary: ponder the design of Bellagio Fountains, get a taste of the local shopping with The Strip, try your luck at Casino at the Venetian, and take in panoramic vistas at Eiffel Tower Viewing Deck.

To see other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Las Vegas trip itinerary builder .

Getting from San Diego to Las Vegas by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from San Diego in September: highs in Las Vegas hover around 39°C, while lows dip to 25°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Tours Fun & Games

Side Trip

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

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