39 days in United States Itinerary

39 days in United States Itinerary

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39 days in United States Itinerary

Start: London
Fly + Drive:  15​h 15​min
1
Glen Haven
— 2 nights
Drive:  7​h 30​min
2
Yellowstone National Park
— 5 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + bus:  12​h 45​min
3
Grand Canyon National Park
— 4 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
4
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
5
Los Angeles
— 5 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
6
San Francisco
— 5 nights
Fly:  7​h 15​min
7
New Orleans
— 2 nights
Fly + bus:  6​h 30​min
8
New York City
— 8 nights
bus + Fly:  5​h
9
Charleston
— 2 nights
Fly:  16​h
End: London

2
nights
Glen Haven

Glen Haven ©
Glen Haven is an unincorporated community and a U.S. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Fri): hike along Flattop Mountain Trail, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Bear Lake Trailhead, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Bear Lake. On the 22nd (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: look for gifts at Glen Haven General Store, explore the striking landscape at Alluvial Fan, and then hike along Emerald Lake Trail.

To find photos, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Glen Haven itinerary planner.

London, UK to Glen Haven is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Glen Haven is minus 7 hours. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from London in July: highs in Glen Haven hover around 37°C, while lows dip to 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) so you can travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Glen Haven

Parks Trails Outdoors

Side Trip

Rocky Mountain National Park
Highlights from your plan
Bear Lake ©
Bear Lake
Emerald Lake Trail ©
Emerald Lake Trail
Alluvial Fan ©
Alluvial Fan

5
nights
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.
Take a break from the city and head to Artist Point and Yellowstone Lake. Step off the beaten path and head to Upper Geyser Basin and Grand Prismatic Spring. And it doesn't end there: witness a stunning natural landmark at Mammoth Hot Springs, take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, explore the striking landscape at Lower Geyser Basin, and get impressive views of Mud Volcano.

To find reviews, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, use the Yellowstone National Park tour planner.

You can drive from Glen Haven to Yellowstone National Park in 10 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. In July, Yellowstone National Park is a bit cooler than Glen Haven - with highs of 26°C and lows of 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Trails
Highlights from your plan
Biscuit Basin ©
Biscuit Basin
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone ©
Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone
Artist Point ©
Artist Point

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.
Get outdoors at Rim Trail and Powell Point. Explore hidden gems such as Bright Angel Trail and Helicopter Tours. The adventure continues: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, take some stellar pictures from Mohave Point, and take in a show at Hopi House.

To see photos, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, use the Grand Canyon National Park travel planner.

Traveling by combination of car and flight from Yellowstone National Park to Grand Canyon National Park takes 13 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Yellowstone National Park in July: high temperatures in Grand Canyon National Park hover around 33°C and lows are around 12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) early enough to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

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

3
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 Las Vegas Downtown. Step off the beaten path and head to Valley of Fire State Park and Mouse's Tank. There's much more to do: explore the striking landscape at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, examine the collection at The Mob Museum, enjoy some diversion at Battlefield Vegas, and take in the local highlights with Walking tours.

To find ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Las Vegas trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas by combination of flight and car takes about 4.5 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in August, expect Las Vegas to be much hotter, temps between 45°C and 30°C. On the 4th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Nature Parks Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Overton
Highlights from your plan
The Strip ©
The Strip
Valley of Fire State Park ©
Valley of Fire State Park

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.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at The Grove and Camarillo Premium Outlets. Relax by the water at Venice Beach and Boardwalk and Santa Monica Beach. Change things up with these side-trips from Los Angeles: Anaheim (Disneyland Park & Disney California Adventure Park). Pack the 9th (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. There's lots more to do: see the interesting displays at Getty Center The Publications, appreciate the extensive heritage of Hollywood Walk of Fame, see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory, and take a leisurely stroll along Santa Monica Pier.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Los Angeles vacation trip planner.

Do a combination of flight and train from Las Vegas to Los Angeles in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Las Vegas in August: high temperatures in Los Angeles hover around 34°C and lows are around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Beaches

Side Trips

Santa Monica, Anaheim, Camarillo Premium Outlets
Highlights from your plan
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Santa Monica State Beach ©
Santa Monica State Beach
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park

5
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like San Gregorio State Beach and Big Basin Redwoods State Park. Do your shopping at Union Square and Ferry Building Marketplace. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around San Francisco: Bodega Head (in Bodega Bay), Muir Woods National Monument (in Mill Valley) and Fitzgerald J V Marine Reserve (in Moss Beach). There's lots more to do: step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island, take a stroll through Twin Peaks, contemplate the long history of City Lights Booksellers & Publishers, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Fort Funston National Park.

For more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the San Francisco tour planner.

You can do a combination of train and flight from Los Angeles to San Francisco in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In August, San Francisco is a bit cooler than Los Angeles - with highs of 26°C and lows of 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Mon) early enough to travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Nature Beaches

Side Trips

Bodega Head, Fitzgerald J V Marine Reserve, Big Basin Redwoods State Park, Muir Woods National Monument
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Muir Woods National Monument ©
Muir Woods National Monument
Bodega Head ©
Bodega Head

2
nights
New Orleans

New Orleans ©
Known for its Creole cuisine, rich musical tradition, and nearby swamps and plantations, New Orleans is one of the nation's oldest cities.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Mon): wander the streets of Royal Street, stop by Faulkner House Books, and then get to know the fascinating history of Jackson Square. On your second day here, explore the different monuments and memorials at Lafayette Cemetery No.1, then contemplate the long history of Laura Plantation, then admire the striking features of Oak Alley Plantation, and finally wander the streets of Garden District.

To find ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the New Orleans tour planner.

You can do a combination of subway and flight from San Francisco to New Orleans in 7.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Central Standard Time (CST) is 2 hours. Traveling from San Francisco in August, you will find days in New Orleans are somewhat warmer (32°C), and nights are warmer (32°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) early enough to travel to New York City.

Things to do in New Orleans

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Vacherie
Highlights from your plan
Garden District ©
Garden District
Royal Street ©
Royal Street

8
nights
New York City

New York City ©
Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like The Metropolitan Museum of Art and Gateway National Recreation. Escape the urban bustle at Jenkinson's Boardwalk and Dingmans Falls. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around New York City: Kadampa Meditation Center New York and World Peace Temple (in Glen Spey), Woodbury Common Premium Outlets (in Central Valley) and St. Catharine Catholic Church (in Spring Lake). There's much more to do: stroll through Central Park, take a stroll through Fifth Avenue, steep yourself in history at Grey Towers National Historic Site, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Patrick's Cathedral.

To find other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, use the New York City custom trip planner.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from New Orleans to New York City in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time is 1 hour. Traveling from New Orleans in August, expect a bit cooler with lows of 26°C in New York City. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) early enough to travel to Charleston.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Point Pleasant Beach, Dingmans Ferry, Bushkill Falls, William Floyd Estate, Bannerman Castle
Highlights from your plan
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Bushkill Falls ©
Bushkill Falls
Brooklyn Heights Promenade ©
Brooklyn Heights Promenade

2
nights
Charleston

Charleston ©
Many visitors describe their Charleston holiday as a warm embrace by an old, dear friend--who lived about 200 years ago.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Fri): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Saint John the Baptist and then kick back and relax at Folly Beach Public Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the spiritual surroundings of Saint Michael's Church, hunt for treasures at Market Square, then pause for some photo ops at Fort Moultrie, then contemplate the long history of Aiken-Rhett House, and finally get some thrills out on the water with a waterskiing or jet-skiing adventure.

To see photos, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Charleston trip itinerary planner.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from New York City to Charleston in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In August in Charleston, expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 27°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Charleston

Historic Sites Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Fort Moultrie, Folly Beach Public Beach
Highlights from your plan
Cathedral of Saint John the Baptist ©
Folly Beach Public Beach ©
Folly Beach Public Beach
Aiken-Rhett House ©
Aiken-Rhett House

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