59 days in United States Itinerary

59 days in United States Itinerary

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59 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Sydney
Fly:  16​h 45​min
1
San Francisco
— 4 nights
Fly:  5​h 45​min
2
Austin
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 45​min
3
New Orleans
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  3​h 15​min
4
Atlanta
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
5
Key West
— 3 nights
bus:  1​h 15​min
6
Marathon
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
7
Miami
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
8
West Palm Beach
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
9
Orlando
— 3 nights
+2
train + taxi + Fly:  5​h 30​min
10
Niagara Falls
— 1 night
+2
bus + Fly + foot:  4​h 45​min
11
Boston
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
12
Granby
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
13
New York City
— 4 nights
train:  1​h 30​min
14
Philadelphia
— 3 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
15
Washington DC
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
16
Chicago
— 3 nights
Fly:  6​h
17
Las Vegas
— 4 nights
Drive + Fly:  4​h 30​min
18
Grand Canyon National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  7​h 30​min
19
Los Angeles
— 4 nights
Fly:  18​h
End: Sydney


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San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Union Square and Fisherman's Wharf. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around San Francisco: Pride Mountain Vineyards (in St. Helena), Fitzgerald J V Marine Reserve (in Moss Beach) and Safari West (in Santa Rosa). There's lots more to do: head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, take a stroll through SoMa, admire the majestic nature at Marin Headlands, and take a leisurely stroll along The Embarcadero.

To see where to stay, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the San Francisco planner .

Sydney, Australia to San Francisco is an approximately 17-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and subway; or do a combination of flight and shuttle. Traveling from Sydney to San Francisco, you'll gain 18 hours due to the time zone difference. In September, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Fri) to allow time for travel to Austin.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Wildlife Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Marin Headlands, Pride Mountain Vineyards, Fitzgerald J V Marine Reserve, Safari West
Highlights from your plan
Pride Mountain Vineyards ©
Pride Mountain Vineyards
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

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Austin

Austin ©
Despite its laid-back college vibe, Austin is an influential center for politics, technology, film, and music.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sat): take in the views from Congress Avenue Bridge / Austin Bats, shop like a local with South Congress Avenue, and then wander the streets of 6th Street.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Austin trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Fly from San Francisco to Austin in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of subway and flight; or drive. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Central Standard Time, which is usually a 2 hour difference. Traveling from San Francisco in September, things will get a bit warmer in Austin: highs are around 39°C and lows about 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) so you can travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Austin

Shopping Neighborhoods Nightlife
Highlights from your plan
South Congress Avenue ©
South Congress Avenue
6th Street ©
6th Street

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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.
Do your shopping at Royal Street and Louisiana Music Factory. Get a sense of the local culture at French Quarter and St. Louis Cathedral. Spend the 24th (Tue) exploring nature at Jean Lafitte National Historical Park and Preserve. There's more to do: brush up on your military savvy at The National WWII Museum and appreciate the extensive heritage of Jackson Square.

To find where to stay, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the New Orleans trip itinerary app .

Getting from Austin to New Orleans by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Austin in September, plan for slightly colder days and a bit warmer nights in New Orleans: temperatures range from 33°C by day to 33°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Atlanta.

Things to do in New Orleans

Nature Wildlife Parks
Highlights from your plan
The National WWII Museum ©
The National WWII Museum
French Quarter ©
French Quarter

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Atlanta

Atlanta ©
Georgia’s largest city and capital, Atlanta is a thriving metropolis anchored by its southern roots.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes World of Coca-Cola as well as Mercedes-Benz Stadium. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Wed): examine the collection at World of Coca-Cola and then look for all kinds of wild species at Arabia Mountain. Here are some ideas for day two: admire all the interesting features of Mercedes-Benz Stadium.

To see photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Atlanta online route planner .

Fly from New Orleans to Atlanta in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, taxi, and flight; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from New Orleans to Atlanta is 1 hour. Traveling from New Orleans in September, expect little chillier with lows of 22°C in Atlanta. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Key West.

Things to do in Atlanta

Wildlife Parks Museums

Side Trip

Arabia Mountain
Highlights from your plan
Arabia Mountain ©
Arabia Mountain
World of Coca-Cola ©
World of Coca-Cola
Mercedes-Benz Stadium ©
Mercedes-Benz Stadium

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nights
Key West

Located just 140 km (90 mi) from Cuba, Key West is an island only about 6.4 km (4 mi) long and 1.6 km (1 mi) wide.
Get some cultural insight at The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum and Fort Zachary Taylor. The adventure continues: get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, tour the water at your own pace with Fun In The Sun Key West, and identify plant and animal life at Vandenberg Wreck.

To find reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read Key West trip tool .

Fly from Atlanta to Key West in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Atlanta in September since evenings lows in Key West dip to 31°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) to allow time to take a bus to Marathon.

Things to do in Key West

Wildlife Outdoors Tours
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin & Whale Watching
The Ernest Hemingway Home and Museum ©
Fort Zachary Taylor ©
Fort Zachary Taylor

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Marathon

Marathon ©
A tiny city just 16 km (10 mi) long, Marathon is spread across several islands in the middle of the Florida Keys.
On the 30th (Mon), identify plant and animal life at Dolphin Research Center and then look for all kinds of wild species at Key Largo Adventures - an Islamorada Boat Charter. Keep things going the next day: identify plant and animal life at Crane Point Museum & Nature Center, look for all kinds of wild species at National Key Deer Refuge, and then admire the majestic nature at Bahia Honda State Park.

For where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Marathon tour itinerary planner .

You can take a bus from Key West to Marathon in 1.5 hours. Another option is to drive. In September, daily temperatures in Marathon can reach 38°C, while at night they dip to 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Miami.

Things to do in Marathon

Wildlife Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Big Pine Key, Key Largo Adventures - an Islamorada Boat Charter
Highlights from your plan
Dolphin Research Center ©
Dolphin Research Center
Crane Point Museum & Nature Center ©

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Miami

Miami ©
Florida’s mecca of fun in the sun, the lively tropical metropolis of Miami is one of the world’s top vacation spots.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Lincoln Road and Art Deco Historic District. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Aventura Mall and Village of Merrick Park. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Miami: Everglades National Park (Shark Valley, Nine Mile Pond Canoe Trail, & more).

To see more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Miami trip planner .

You can drive from Marathon to Miami in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of bus, flight, and tram. In October, daytime highs in Miami are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) early enough to drive to West Palm Beach.

Things to do in Miami

Parks Wildlife Shopping

Side Trips

Everglades National Park, Miami Beach, Village of Merrick Park, Aventura Mall
Highlights from your plan
Lincoln Road ©
Lincoln Road
Aventura Mall ©
Aventura Mall
Art Deco Historic District ©
Art Deco Historic District

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West Palm Beach

West Palm Beach ©
With a warm climate and sandy stretches, it's no surprise that West Palm Beach is a popular vacation spot.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sat): identify plant and animal life at Loggerhead Marinelife Center, then identify plant and animal life at Panther Ridge Conservation Center, and then identify plant and animal life at Lion Country Safari. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Sun): tour the pleasant surroundings at Peanut Island Park and then identify plant and animal life at Wakodahatchee Wetlands.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the West Palm Beach online trip itinerary builder .

You can drive from Miami to West Palm Beach in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in October, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) early enough to drive to Orlando.

Things to do in West Palm Beach

Wildlife Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Loggerhead Marinelife Center, Panther Ridge Conservation Center, Lion Country Safari, Peanut Island Park, Wakodahatchee Wetlands
Highlights from your plan
Panther Ridge Conservation Center ©
Panther Ridge Conservation Center
Loggerhead Marinelife Center ©
Loggerhead Marinelife Center
Wakodahatchee Wetlands ©
Wakodahatchee Wetlands

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nights
Orlando

Orlando ©
For most people, any mention of Orlando immediately conjures up images of sprawling theme parks filled with characters plucked right out of popular animated movies.
Have a day of magic on the 7th (Mon) at Disney's Animal Kingdom. Pack the 8th (Tue) with family-friendly diversions at Walt Disney World Resort. Next up on the itinerary: get in on the family fun at Magic Kingdom Park.

To find other places to visit, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Orlando online day trip planner .

Drive from West Palm Beach to Orlando in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In October, daytime highs in Orlando are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Niagara Falls.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks Wildlife Parks
Highlights from your plan
Disney's Animal Kingdom ©
Disney's Animal Kingdom
Walt Disney World Resort ©
Walt Disney World Resort
Magic Kingdom Park ©
Magic Kingdom Park

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Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls ©
The city of Niagara Falls houses the U.S.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Thu): take in panoramic vistas at Niagara Falls Observation Tower and then admire the sheer force of Niagara Falls. On the 11th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stop by Marilla Country Store, look for all kinds of wild species at Tifft Nature Preserve, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Our Lady of Victory Basilica.

To see maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Niagara Falls trip planner.

Traveling by combination of train, taxi, and flight from Orlando to Niagara Falls takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Orlando in October, things will get much colder in Niagara Falls: highs are around 20°C and lows about 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) early enough to travel to Boston.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trips

Tifft Nature Preserve, Marilla Country Store, Our Lady of Victory Basilica
Highlights from your plan
Our Lady of Victory Basilica ©
Our Lady of Victory Basilica
Marilla Country Store ©
Marilla Country Store
Tifft Nature Preserve ©
Tifft Nature Preserve

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Boston

Boston ©
Rich in museums, restaurants, shops, and historical sites, Boston attracts over 16 million visitors each year. New England's largest and most influential city, Boston ranks among the world's major centers of education and culture.
Head to Brookline Booksmith and Faneuil Hall Marketplacefor some retail therapy. Go for a jaunt from Boston to Hingham to see Whitney and Thayer Woods about 38 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: explore the world behind art at Museum of Fine Arts, look for all kinds of wild species at Blue Hills Reservation, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Nahant Beach.

For traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read Boston trip planner.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Niagara Falls to Boston in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. In October, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Granby.

Things to do in Boston

Parks Wildlife Museums

Side Trips

Blue Hills Reservation, Whitney and Thayer Woods, Brookline Booksmith, Nahant Beach
Highlights from your plan
Blue Hills Reservation ©
Blue Hills Reservation
Museum of Fine Arts ©
Museum of Fine Arts
Brookline Booksmith ©
Brookline Booksmith

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Granby

Granby ©
Granby is a town in Hartford County, Connecticut, United States. Start off your visit on the 15th (Tue): look for all kinds of wild species at McLean Game Refuge and then take a peaceful walk through American Legion and Peoples State Forests. On the 16th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: hike along Flanders Nature Center and then look for all kinds of wild species at Guiffrida Park.

To find maps, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read Granby visit planner.

Traveling by car from Boston to Granby takes 2 hours. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Boston in October since evenings lows in Granby dip to 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) early enough to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Granby

Wildlife Parks Trails

Side Trips

Flanders Nature Center, Guiffrida Park, American Legion and Peoples State Forests
Highlights from your plan
McLean Game Refuge ©
McLean Game Refuge
Guiffrida Park ©
Guiffrida Park

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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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at The Metropolitan Museum of Art and Statue of Liberty National Monument. There's much more to do: take a stroll through Fifth Avenue, learn more about the world around you at American Museum of Natural History, take in panoramic vistas at Empire State Building, and make a trip to Times Square.

To see other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our New York City travel planner .

Getting from Granby to New York City by car takes about 3 hours. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Granby in October since evenings lows in New York City dip to 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) so you can take a bus to Philadelphia.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Times Square ©
Times Square
9/11 Memorial ©
9/11 Memorial

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Philadelphia

Philadelphia ©
Steeped in cultural and historical heritage, Philadelphia is known as the birthplace of U.S.
Head to Rittenhouse Square and Reading Terminal Marketfor some retail therapy. Do some cultural sightseeing at Society Hill and Old City Arts District. Get out of town with these interesting Philadelphia side-trips: Longwood Gardens (in Kennett Square) and Cape May National Wildlife Refuge (in Cape May Court House). There's much more to do: immerse yourself in nature at Fort Washington State Park, get a sense of history and politics at Independence Hall, and explore and take pictures at Fairmount Water Works Interpretive Education Center.

To see maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Philadelphia trip itinerary maker site .

Getting from New York City to Philadelphia by bus takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. October in Philadelphia sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) so you can catch the train to Washington DC.

Things to do in Philadelphia

Parks Wildlife Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Longwood Gardens, Cape May National Wildlife Refuge, Fort Washington State Park
Highlights from your plan
Longwood Gardens ©
Longwood Gardens
Independence Hall ©
Independence Hall
Rittenhouse Square ©
Rittenhouse Square

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Washington DC

Washington DC ©
The capital of the United States, the District of Columbia contains the lion's share of the country's most treasured monuments, memorials, and public museums.
Do some cultural sightseeing at National Gallery of Art and Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History. The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, identify plant and animal life at Scott's Run Nature Preserve, look for gifts at Politics and Prose, and appreciate the history behind Lincoln Memorial.

To find photos, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Washington DC trip maker tool .

Getting from Philadelphia to Washington DC by train takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Washington DC can reach 25°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) so you can travel to Chicago.

Things to do in Washington DC

Museums Wildlife Parks

Side Trip

Scott's Run Nature Preserve
Highlights from your plan
National Gallery of Art ©
National Gallery of Art
National Air and Space Museum ©
National Air and Space Museum

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Chicago

Chicago ©
A huge and vibrant city, Chicago is home to top-notch theaters, shops, museums, galleries, and restaurants.
Get a sense of the local culture at The Art Institute of Chicago and The Magnificent Mile. Venture out of the city with trips to Willowbrook Wildlife Center (in Glen Ellyn), Little Red Schoolhouse (in Willow Springs) and Red Oak Nature Center (in Batavia). There's much more to do: get to know the fascinating history of Millennium Park, appreciate the history behind Cloud Gate, and take in panoramic vistas at Skydeck Chicago - Willis Tower.

To see ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Chicago trip itinerary builder site .

You can fly from Washington DC to Chicago in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Washington DC to Chicago. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Washington DC in October; daily highs in Chicago reach 21°C and lows reach 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) early enough to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Chicago

Parks Wildlife Trails

Side Trips

Willowbrook Wildlife Center, Little Red Schoolhouse, Red Oak Nature Center
Highlights from your plan
Little Red Schoolhouse ©
Little Red Schoolhouse
The Art Institute of Chicago ©
The Art Institute of Chicago
The Magnificent Mile ©
The Magnificent Mile

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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. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at The Grand Canal Shoppes at The Venetian and Barneys New York. Go for a jaunt from Las Vegas to Boulder City to see Hoover Dam about 50 minutes away. The adventure continues: take in a show at Bellagio Fountains, take in breathtaking views at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, try your luck at Bellagio Hotel and Casino, and take in nature's colorful creations at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens.

For reviews, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Las Vegas travel planning site .

Traveling by flight from Chicago to Las Vegas takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Chicago to Las Vegas is minus 2 hours. Traveling from Chicago in October, things will get a bit warmer in Las Vegas: highs are around 32°C and lows about 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) early enough to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Shopping Casinos

Side Trips

Hoover Dam, Lake Mead National Recreation Area
Highlights from your plan
The Strip ©
The Strip
Bellagio Fountains ©
Bellagio Fountains
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum

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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.
Do your shopping at Canyon Village Marketplace and Lookout Studio. Do some cultural sightseeing at Toroweap Point and Grand Canyon Railway Depot. Spend the 4th (Mon) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. On the 5th (Tue), hike the day away at Bright Angel Trail. There's lots more to do: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, steep yourself in history at Hermit's Rest, and take in a show at Hopi House.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Grand Canyon National Park online route planner .

You can do a combination of car and flight from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a shuttle. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. When traveling from Las Vegas in November, plan for a bit cooler days in Grand Canyon National Park, with highs around 14°C, while nights are cooler with lows around -6°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) so you can go by car to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Outdoors Parks Tours
Highlights from your plan
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Hopi House ©
Hopi House
Canyon Village Marketplace ©
Canyon Village Marketplace

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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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Abbot Kinney Boulevard and Hollywood Walk of Fame. Do your shopping at Amoeba Music and Third Street Promenade. Step out of Los Angeles to go to Anaheim and see Disneyland Park, which is approximately 30 minutes away. There's still lots to do: identify plant and animal life at Kenneth Hahn State Recreation Area, examine the collection at The Getty Center, see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory, and browse the range of quality goods at Nordstrom.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Los Angeles online tour planner .

Traveling by car from Grand Canyon National Park to Los Angeles takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or do a combination of bus, shuttle, and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Los Angeles is minus 1 hour. Prepare for much hotter weather when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in November: high temperatures in Los Angeles hover around 28°C and lows are around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Parks Theme Parks Shopping

Side Trips

Santa Monica, Disneyland Park
Highlights from your plan
Venice Beach and Boardwalk ©
Venice Beach and Boardwalk
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Abbot Kinney Boulevard ©
Abbot Kinney Boulevard