33 days in Western US Itinerary

33 days in Western US Itinerary

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Yellowstone National Park
— 4 nights
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Grand Canyon National Park
— 3 nights
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Las Vegas
— 3 nights
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San Diego
— 4 nights
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Los Angeles
— 4 nights
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Yosemite National Park
— 4 nights
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San Francisco
— 4 nights
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Seattle
— 4 nights

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Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone National Park ©

World's Largest Collection of Geysers

An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone and Yellowstone Lake. There's lots more to do: take in the natural beauty of Grand Prismatic Spring, identify plant and animal life at Grand Loop Road, explore the striking landscape at Lower Geyser Basin, and take in breathtaking views at S Rim Trail.

To see maps, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Yellowstone National Park tour planner.

London, UK to Yellowstone National Park is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 7 hours traveling from London to Yellowstone National Park. Traveling from London in July, plan for little chillier nights in Yellowstone National Park, with lows around 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Yellowstone Lake ©
Yellowstone Lake
Old Faithful ©
Old Faithful

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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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Grand Canyon South Rim and Bright Angel Trail. Next up on the itinerary: stroll through Rim Trail, trek along South Kaibab Trail, walk around Indian Garden, and take some stellar pictures from Navajo Point.

To find ratings, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Grand Canyon National Park trip builder tool.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Yellowstone National Park to Grand Canyon National Park in 13 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, flight, and bus; or do a combination of flight and shuttle. In July, Grand Canyon National Park is somewhat warmer than Yellowstone National Park - with highs of 34°C and lows of 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) so you can go by car to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

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

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Las Vegas

Las Vegas ©

Sin City

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 Fountains of Bellagio and Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area. The adventure continues: get a taste of the local shopping with The Strip, take in nature's colorful creations at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, buy something for everyone on your list at The Grand Canal Shoppes at The Venetian Resort, and take in panoramic vistas at Eiffel Tower Viewing Deck.

Before you visit Las Vegas, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Drive from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or do a combination of bus and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in July: highs in Las Vegas hover around 47°C, while lows dip to 32°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) to allow time to travel to San Diego.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks · Shopping · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area ©
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area
The Strip ©
The Strip

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San Diego

San Diego ©

America's Finest City

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 SeaWorld San Diego and San Diego Zoo will thrill your kids. There's lots more to do: let the kids burn off some steam at Balboa Park, see the interesting displays at San Diego Model Railroad Museum, step aboard Maritime Museum of San Diego, and pause for some photo ops at Cabrillo National Monument.

To find more things to do, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the San Diego tour planner.

You can fly from Las Vegas to San Diego in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Las Vegas in July, plan for much colder days and little chillier nights in San Diego: temperatures range from 29°C by day to 23°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) early enough to go by car to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Diego

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

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Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©

City of Angels

Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Bring the kids along to Disneyland Park and Disney California Adventure Park. Step out of Los Angeles to go to Anaheim and see The Little Mermaid - Ariel's Undersea Adventure, which is approximately 48 minutes away. The adventure continues: get in on the family fun at Universal Studios Hollywood, look and learn at Griffith Observatory, examine the collection at The Getty Center, and explore the world behind art at Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Los Angeles journey builder.

Getting from San Diego to Los Angeles by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or fly. While traveling from San Diego, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Los Angeles, ranging from highs of 34°C to lows of 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) to allow time to take a bus to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks · Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Disney California Adventure Park ©
Disney California Adventure Park
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood

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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.
Attractions like Glacier Point and Yosemite, Tunnel View make great kid-friendly stops. Next up on the itinerary: admire the sheer force of Vernal Fall, hike along Panorama Trail, take in the dramatic natural features at El Capitan, and don't miss a visit to Pothole Dome.

To see photos, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Yosemite National Park trip planning website.

You can take a bus from Los Angeles to Yosemite National Park in 12 hours. Traveling from Los Angeles in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be colder in Yosemite National Park, with lows of 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Sentinel Dome ©
Sentinel Dome
Vernal Fall ©
Vernal Fall

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Bring the kids along to Golden Gate Bridge and Fisherman's Wharf. There's still lots to do: head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, take a stroll through SoMa, take in the pleasant sights at Lombard Street, and engage your brain at California Academy of Sciences.

To see where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our San Francisco trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and subway; or take a bus. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Yosemite National Park in August: highs in San Francisco hover around 26°C, while lows dip to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) early enough to travel to Seattle.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks · Childrens Museums · Neighborhoods · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island

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Seattle

Seattle ©

Emerald City

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.
Kids will enjoy Space Needle and Seattle Aquarium. There's lots more to do: view the masterpieces at Chihuly Garden and Glass, examine the collection at The Museum of Flight, get in on the family fun at Seattle Great Wheel, and identify plant and animal life at Mercer Slough Nature Park.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Seattle trip itinerary planner.

Fly from San Francisco to Seattle in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from San Francisco in August, expect nights in Seattle to be about the same, around 19°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 31°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Seattle

Parks · Museums · Shopping · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Hiram M. Chittenden Locks ©
Hiram M. Chittenden Locks
Space Needle ©
Space Needle
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market

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