40 days in United States Itinerary

40 days in United States Itinerary

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Los Angeles
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Salt Lake City
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Lava Hot Springs
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Jackson Hole
— 2 nights
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Yellowstone National Park
— 1 day
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Gardiner
— 2 nights
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West Yellowstone
— 2 nights
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Idaho Falls
— 1 night
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Park City
— 1 night
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Bryce Canyon National Park
— 1 night
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Zion National Park
— 2 nights
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Page
— 2 nights
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Sedona
— 1 night
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Williams
— 2 nights
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Seligman
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Hualapai Reservation
— 1 night
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Las Vegas
— 3 nights
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Death Valley National Park
— 1 night
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Lee Vining
— 1 night
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Yosemite National Park
— 3 nights
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San Francisco
— 2 nights
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Monterey
— 2 nights
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Cambria
— 1 night
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Santa Barbara
— 1 night
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Los Angeles
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Los Angeles

— 3 nights

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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Hollywood Sign, Griffith Observatory, Chinatown, and other attractions you added. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Santa Monica State Beach and Venice Beach and Boardwalk. There's still lots to do: explore the activities along Santa Monica Bay and don't miss a visit to Hollywood Walk of Fame.

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Tel Aviv, Israel to Los Angeles is an approximately 18-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Tel Aviv to Los Angeles is minus 10 hours. Traveling from Tel Aviv in August, expect a bit cooler with lows of 22°C in Los Angeles. You will leave for Salt Lake City on the 17th (Tue).

Things to do in Los Angeles

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Nature

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Salt Lake City

— 1 night

Crossroads of the West

Utah's capital and most populous city, Salt Lake City boasts a small-town feel, big-city amenities, and plenty of nature on its doorstep.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Great Salt Lake, Gilgal Gardens and Antelope Island State Park. Start off your visit on the 17th (Tue): immerse yourself in nature at Antelope Island State Park, then explore the activities along Great Salt Lake, then take in nature's colorful creations at Gilgal Gardens, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Temple Square.

To see maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Salt Lake City trip itinerary website.

Getting from Los Angeles to Salt Lake City by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Los Angeles to Salt Lake City, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Los Angeles in August, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Salt Lake City: temperatures range from 39°C by day to 22°C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 18th (Wed) to wrap things up before traveling to Lava Hot Springs.

Things to do in Salt Lake City

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trip

Lava Hot Springs

— 1 night
Lava Hot Springs is a city in Bannock County, Idaho, United States. Start off your visit on the 18th (Wed): take in the natural beauty of Lava Hot Springs and then take in the natural beauty of Soda Springs Geyser.

To find where to stay, ratings, photos, and tourist information, read Lava Hot Springs trip site.

Traveling by car from Salt Lake City to Lava Hot Springs takes 2.5 hours. Traveling from Salt Lake City in August, Lava Hot Springs is slightly colder at night with lows of 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Jackson Hole.

Things to do in Lava Hot Springs

Parks · Nature

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Jackson Hole

— 2 nights
The Jackson Hole valley is approximately 97 km (60 mi) long and 24 km (15 mi) wide, encompassing the town of Jackson, Teton Village, and the northern section of Grand Teton National Park.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Bar J Chuckwagon Supper & Western Music Show as well as Grand Teton. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Thu): take in a show at Bar J Chuckwagon Supper & Western Music Show.

To find other places to visit, maps, photos, and tourist information, read Jackson Hole online journey planner.

You can drive from Lava Hot Springs to Jackson Hole in 3 hours. Traveling from Lava Hot Springs in August, things will get a bit cooler in Jackson Hole: highs are around 30°C and lows about 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) so you can go by car to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Jackson Hole

Wildlife · Parks · Nature · Nightlife

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Yellowstone National Park

— 1 day

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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Yellowstone Lake, Jenny Lake Trail, Boiling River, and other attractions you added. On the 21st (Sat), hike along Jenny Lake Trail, explore the activities along Yellowstone Lake, witness a stunning natural landmark at Norris Geyser Basin, then take in the natural beauty of Mammoth Hot Springs, and finally relax and rejuvenate at Boiling River.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, use the Yellowstone National Park travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Jackson Hole to Yellowstone National Park takes 2.5 hours. Traveling from Jackson Hole in August, things will get slightly colder in Yellowstone National Park: highs are around 24°C and lows about 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) to allow time to drive to Gardiner.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks · Nature · Spas · Outdoors

Side Trip

Gardiner

— 2 nights
Gardiner serves as the gateway to Yellowstone National Park's northern entrance, marked by an iconic stone arch.
To see photos, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Gardiner road trip app.

You can drive from Yellowstone National Park to Gardiner in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 3°C. On the 23rd (Mon), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to West Yellowstone.

Things to do in Gardiner

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trip

West Yellowstone

— 2 nights
The town of West Yellowstone has served as a gateway to Yellowstone National Park since the early 1900s.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Mesa Falls. On the 23rd (Mon), take in the natural beauty of Midway Geyser Basin, take in the natural beauty of Black Sand Basin, then take in the natural beauty of Grand Geyser, then witness a stunning natural landmark at Fountain Paint Pot, and finally explore the activities along Dragon's Mouth Springs. Here are some ideas for day two: tour the pleasant surroundings at Grizzly and Wolf Discovery Center, tour the pleasant surroundings at Observation Point Trail, then witness a stunning natural landmark at Grand Prismatic Spring, and finally take in the natural beauty of Old Faithful.

For more things to do, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read West Yellowstone day trip tool.

Traveling by car from Gardiner to West Yellowstone takes 2 hours. In August, daily temperatures in West Yellowstone can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 3°C. On the 25th (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Idaho Falls.

Things to do in West Yellowstone

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trips

Idaho Falls

— 1 night
Idaho Falls is a city in and the county seat of Bonneville County, Idaho, United States, and is the largest city in Eastern Idaho. Your day by day itinerary now includes Yellowstone Bear World, Idaho Falls Zoo and Giant Eagle Waterfall Nest. On the 25th (Wed), get to know the resident critters at Idaho Falls Zoo, get in on the family fun at Yellowstone Bear World, then take in the dramatic scenery at Idaho Falls River Walk, then make a trip to Snake River Greenbelt, and finally appreciate the history behind Giant Eagle Waterfall Nest.

To find maps, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Idaho Falls day trip site.

You can drive from West Yellowstone to Idaho Falls in 2 hours. In August, Idaho Falls is somewhat warmer than West Yellowstone - with highs of 35°C and lows of 11°C. You will have some time to spend on the 26th (Thu) before leaving for Park City.

Things to do in Idaho Falls

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Theme Parks · Nature

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Park City

— 1 night
Known globally as the home of the country's largest independent film festival, Park City finds its roots as an old silver boomtown located on the slopes of the Wasatch Mountains, part of the Rocky Mountains.
Utah Olympic Park has been added to your itinerary. On the 26th (Thu), get the adrenaline pumping with Utah Olympic Park, then see the interesting displays at Commemorative Airforce Museum, then hit the slopes at Deer Valley Resort, and finally take a memorable drive along Guardsman Pass Scenic Backway.

For ratings, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read Park City travel route builder app.

Traveling by car from Idaho Falls to Park City takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. In August, daytime highs in Park City are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 10°C. You'll have a few hours on the 27th (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling to Bryce Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Park City

Outdoors · Winter Sports · Parks · Scenic Drive

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Bryce Canyon National Park

— 1 night
You can find hoodoos--rock pillars formed by erosion--all around the world, but those of Bryce Canyon National Park remain the standard bearers thanks to their bright red color, tall stature, and arrangement in large amphitheaters.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Bryce Canyon ATV Adventures, Inspiration Point and Peek-A-Boo Loop. Kick off your visit on the 27th (Fri): tour the pleasant surroundings at Peek-A-Boo Loop, then see Bryce Canyon ATV Adventures, and then take some stellar pictures from Inspiration Point.

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You can fly from Park City to Bryce Canyon National Park in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi, bus, and car. Traveling from Park City in August, you will find days in Bryce Canyon National Park are little chillier (29°C), and nights are about the same (9°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Zion National Park.

Things to do in Bryce Canyon National Park

Outdoors · Parks · Trails · Nature

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Zion National Park

— 2 nights
Towering cliffs of red, white, and pink Navajo sandstone, stream-carved slot canyons, and big blue sky all characterize Zion National Park.
To see where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Zion National Park trip planner.

You can drive from Bryce Canyon National Park to Zion National Park in 1.5 hours. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Bryce Canyon National Park in August: high temperatures in Zion National Park hover around 38°C and lows are around 14°C. On the 30th (Mon), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Page.

Things to do in Zion National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

Page

— 2 nights

Center of Canyon Country

Originally little more than a simple camp constructed to house workers who built a nearby dam on the Colorado River, Page is now a popular stop for travelers preparing a trip to Arizona's canyon country.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Lake Powell Paddleboards and Kayaks, Horseshoe Bend and Antelope Canyon. Start off your visit on the 30th (Mon): take some stellar pictures from Horseshoe Bend and then find your balance on the water with Lake Powell Paddleboards and Kayaks. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 31st (Tue): explore the stunning scenery at Antelope Canyon.

For ratings, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read Page trip itinerary tool.

Traveling by combination of car and shuttle from Zion National Park to Page takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Zion National Park in August, Page is a bit warmer at night with lows of 24°C. You'll have a few hours on the 1st (Wed) to wrap things up before traveling to Sedona.

Things to do in Page

Parks · Nature · Adventure · Tours

Sedona

— 1 night

Red Rock Country

Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Devil's Bridge Trail as well as Tlaquepaque Arts & Shopping Village. Start off your visit on the 1st (Wed): view the masterpieces at Navarro Gallery & Sculpture Garden, stroll through Devil's Bridge Trail, then browse the different shops at Tlaquepaque Arts & Shopping Village, and finally indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

To see ratings, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Sedona holiday planner.

Drive from Page to Sedona in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and bus; or do a combination of flight and bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 20°C. You'll have a few hours on the 2nd (Thu) to wrap things up before traveling to Williams.

Things to do in Sedona

Shopping · Outdoors · Parks · Trails

Williams

— 2 nights
A tiny town with big tourist appeal, Williams lies on one of the first highways ever built in America, the iconic "Route 66." The town boasts many inns, motels, restaurants, and shops, although its most important feature is serving as the southern terminus of a scenic railway leading to the area's most famous tourist attraction, the World Heritage-listed Grand Canyon.
Your day by day itinerary now includes South Kaibab Trail as well as Grand Canyon South Rim. Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): take an exotic tour of Bearizona Wildlife Park and then take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim. On the 3rd (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stroll through South Kaibab Trail.

To see other places to visit, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, use the Williams trip planner.

You can drive from Sedona to Williams in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Sedona in September, with highs in Williams at 27°C and lows at 9°C. On the 4th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Seligman.

Things to do in Williams

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature

Side Trip

Seligman

Seligman is a census-designated place (CDP) on the northern border of Yavapai County, in northwestern Arizona, the United States.The population was 456 at the 2000 census.GeographySeligman is located at, at 5240ft in elevation, alongside the Big Chino Wash, in a northern section of Chino Valley. Your day by day itinerary now includes The Historic Seligman Sundries as well as Oatman Ghost Town. On the 4th (Sat), mingle with the ghosts of the past at Oatman Ghost Town, then look for gifts at Angel & Vilma Delgadillo's Route 66 Gift Shop & Visitor's Center, then stop by The Historic Seligman Sundries, and finally see the interesting displays at Return to the 50s.

To find maps and other tourist information, read Seligman visit planner.

You can drive from Williams to Seligman in an hour. In September, plan for daily highs up to 27°C, and evening lows to 9°C. On the 4th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Hualapai Reservation.

Things to do in Seligman

Shopping · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Hualapai Reservation

— 1 night
Start off your visit on the 4th (Sat): look for gifts at Hackberry General Store.

For more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Hualapai Reservation itinerary planner.

You can drive from Seligman to Hualapai Reservation in 1.5 hours. Traveling from Seligman in September, things will get a bit warmer in Hualapai Reservation: highs are around 37°C and lows about 18°C. On the 5th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Hualapai Reservation

Parks · Shopping · Museums · Nature

Side Trips

Las Vegas

— 3 nights

Sin City

Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Your day by day itinerary now includes New York New York Casino, Valley of Fire State Park and "O" by Cirque du Soleil. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sun): admire the majestic nature at Valley of Fire State Park and then try to win big at New York New York Casino. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: buy something for everyone on your list at The Grand Canal Shoppes at The Venetian Resort, make a trip to Fountains of Bellagio, admire the natural beauty at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, admire the masterpieces at Bellagio Gallery of Fine Art, then take in panoramic vistas at Eiffel Tower Viewing Deck, and finally take in panoramic vistas at High Roller.

To find traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Las Vegas trip itinerary planning website.

Traveling by car from Hualapai Reservation to Las Vegas takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Hualapai Reservation to Las Vegas due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Hualapai Reservation in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Las Vegas, with lows of 25°C. You will have some time to spend on the 8th (Wed) before leaving for Death Valley National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Shopping · Historic Sites · Parks · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Death Valley National Park

— 1 night

Hottest, Driest, Lowest

Extreme heat and dryness create extreme landscapes in Death Valley National Park.
On the 8th (Wed), explore the activities along Badwater Basin, take in the dramatic natural features at Devil's Golf Course, take in breathtaking views at Golden Canyon, then take in the dramatic natural features at Zabriskie Point, then take an in-depth tour of The Ranch at Furnace Creek, and finally make a trip to Mesquite Flat Sand Dunes.

For other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Death Valley National Park trip site.

Traveling by car from Las Vegas to Death Valley National Park takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or take a bus. Traveling from Las Vegas in September, plan for a bit cooler nights in Death Valley National Park, with lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can travel to Lee Vining.

Things to do in Death Valley National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Museums

Lee Vining

— 1 night
Lee Vining is a census-designated place in Mono County, California, United States. Start off your visit on the 9th (Thu): get all the information you need at Mammoth Lakes Welcome Center, immerse yourself in nature at Mono Lake Tufa State Natural Reserve, and then take a memorable drive along Tioga Rd.

For traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Lee Vining day trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Death Valley National Park to Lee Vining takes 4 hours. Traveling from Death Valley National Park in September, you will find days in Lee Vining are slightly colder (27°C), and nights are much colder (3°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) early enough to drive to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Lee Vining

Wildlife · Outdoors · Parks · Scenic Drive

Side Trip

Yosemite National Park

— 3 nights
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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Yosemite Village, Tuolumne Grove of Giant Sequoias, Valley Visitor Center, and other attractions. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Glacier Point and Bridalveil Fall. There's more to do: take in the dramatic scenery at Vernal Fall and take in the dramatic natural features at Sentinel Dome.

To find photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Yosemite National Park trip planning website.

Drive from Lee Vining to Yosemite National Park in 5.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 27°C in September, and nighttime lows around 3°C. On the 13th (Mon), you'll travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Nature

San Francisco

— 2 nights

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Chinatown as well as Alcatraz Island. Kick off your visit on the 13th (Mon): go for a walk through Lombard Street and then take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf.

To find other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the San Francisco route builder website.

Traveling by car from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco takes 4 hours. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in September, plan for a bit warmer nights in San Francisco, with lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Monterey.

Things to do in San Francisco

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks · Nature

Monterey

— 2 nights
Monterey is a city in the U.S. state of California, on the southern edge of Monterey Bay on California's Central Coast. Your day by day itinerary now includes Pfeiffer State Beach as well as Jelly Belly Factory Tour. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Wed): get behind the scenes at Jelly Belly Factory Tour, then kick back and relax at Pfeiffer State Beach, and then cruise along 17-Mile Drive. On the 16th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the historical opulence of Hearst Castle, observe the fascinating underwater world at Monterey Bay Aquarium, admire the majestic nature at Point Lobos, then visit Old Fisherman's Wharf, and finally admire the majestic nature at Asilomar State Beach.

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Getting from San Francisco to Monterey by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: fly; or take a bus. In September in Monterey, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 15°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Cambria.

Things to do in Monterey

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Cambria

— 1 night
Cambria is a seaside village in San Luis Obispo County, California, United States midway between San Francisco and Los Angeles along California State Route 1 (Highway 1). Kick off your visit on the 17th (Fri): don't miss a visit to Ragged Point Overlook, stop by Friends of the Elephant Seal Visitor Center and Gift Shop, then stroll through Fiscalini Ranch Preserve, then kick back and relax at Piedras Blancas, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Moonstone Beach.

To see maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Cambria trip planner.

You can drive from Monterey to Cambria in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, train, and taxi. When traveling from Monterey in September, plan for somewhat warmer days in Cambria, with highs around 38°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Santa Barbara.

Things to do in Cambria

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife · Beaches

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Santa Barbara

— 1 night

The American Riviera

Nestled between the Pacific Ocean and the Santa Ynez Mountains, Santa Barbara is a solid vacation destination with its wide beaches, renowned wineries, and some of California's finest shopping and dining options.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Sat): explore and take pictures at State Street Underpass, get a taste of the local shopping with Third Street Promenade, then take in the waterfront at Santa Monica Pier, and finally examine the collection at The Getty Villa.

For traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Santa Barbara trip itinerary app.

Drive from Cambria to Santa Barbara in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. When traveling from Cambria in September, plan for little chillier days in Santa Barbara, with highs around 30°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Santa Barbara

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping · Outdoors

Side Trips

Los Angeles

— 2 nights

City of Angels

On your second day here, find something for the whole family at Universal Studios Hollywood.

To find photos, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Los Angeles trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Santa Barbara to Los Angeles in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Santa Barbara in September, things will get a bit warmer in Los Angeles: highs are around 34°C and lows about 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) early enough to fly back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

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United States travel guide

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Specialty Museums · Nightlife · Beaches
More than the country of car-packed streets seen in TV shows and movies, the United States of America is a complex and diverse home to over 300 million people living in a wide range of landscapes and climates. From its big-city skyscrapers to its sprawling natural parks, the country's ''melting pot'' combines many ethnic groups that share a strong sense of national identity despite their cultural differences. A country of road trips and big blue skies, the United States harbors orderly cities filled with restaurants, parks, museums, and innumerable sightseeing opportunities, as well as pristine natural areas perfect for a holiday in the great outdoors. To see as much as you can of this diverse land quickly, drive over some of the more than 6 million km (4 million mi) of highways leading through deserts, mountain peaks, fertile fields, and giant urban centers.