60 days in United States Itinerary

60 days in United States Itinerary

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60 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Amsterdam
Fly:  13​h 30​min
1
Los Angeles
— 15 nights
Fly:  3​h
2
Phoenix
— 13 nights
Fly:  2​h 45​min
3
Las Vegas
— 14 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
4
San Francisco
— 16 nights
Fly:  13​h 15​min
End: Amsterdam

15
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.
Get in touch with nature at Venice Beach and Boardwalk and Oxnard Beach Park. Let the collections at Getty Center The Publications and Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County capture your imagination. Change things up with these side-trips from Los Angeles: Annenberg Community Beach House (in Santa Monica), Manhattan Beach (in Manhattan Beach) and Malibu (Surfrider Beach, Zuma Beach, & more). There's lots more to do: look and learn at Griffith Observatory, stroll through Hermosa Beach Pier, enjoy the sand and surf at Santa Monica Beach, and explore the world behind art at Los Angeles County Museum of Art.

To see ratings, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles travel itinerary creator.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Los Angeles is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central European Time (CET) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 9 hours. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Amsterdam in September, with highs in Los Angeles at 35°C and lows at 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Phoenix.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Laguna Beach, Santa Monica, Malibu, Oxnard, Norton Simon Museum
Highlights from your plan
Santa Monica State Beach ©
Santa Monica State Beach
Crystal Cove ©
Crystal Cove

13
nights
Phoenix

Phoenix ©
Phoenix is the capital and most populous city of the U.S. Visiting Desert Botanical Garden and Peralta Pass will get you outdoors. Do your shopping at Old Town Scottsdale and Scottsdale Civic Center. Explore Phoenix's surroundings by going to Apache Junction (Goldfield (Ghost Town) & Superstition Mountain Museum), Dolly Steamboat (in Tortilla Flat) and Florence (Pinal County Historical Museum & Saint Anthony's Greek Orthodox Monastery). And it doesn't end there: examine the collection at Musical Instrument Museum, delve into the distant past at Besh Ba Gowah, take an in-depth tour of Rim Country Museum, and admire the masterpieces at Heard Museum.

To find maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Phoenix travel itinerary planner.

You can do a combination of train and flight from Los Angeles to Phoenix in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Los Angeles to Phoenix. Traveling from Los Angeles in September, things will get somewhat warmer in Phoenix: highs are around 44°C and lows about 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 1st (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Phoenix

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Apache Junction, Florence, Cave Creek, Payson, Arizona
Highlights from your plan
Musical Instrument Museum ©
Musical Instrument Museum
Heard Museum ©
Heard Museum
Tonto Natural Bridge State Park ©
Tonto Natural Bridge State Park

14
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.
Get outdoors at Valley of Fire State Park and Waterskiing & Jetskiing. Do your shopping at The Strip and Gold & Silver Pawn Shop. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Las Vegas: Ash Meadows National Wildlife Refuge (in Amargosa Valley), Overton (Lost City Museum & Mouse's Tank) and Helicopter Tours (in Boulder City). The adventure continues: take in breathtaking views at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, see the interesting displays at The Mob Museum, get engrossed in the history at Titanic, and capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Las Vegas vacation trip planner.

Getting from Phoenix to Las Vegas by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 1 hour. In October, Las Vegas is slightly colder than Phoenix - with highs of 32°C and lows of 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Tours Museums

Side Trips

Overton, Pahrump, Henderson, Helicopter Tours, Ash Meadows National Wildlife Refuge
Highlights from your plan
The Strip ©
The Strip
Valley of Fire State Park ©
Valley of Fire State Park

16
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Your itinerary includes some good beach time at China Beach and Sunset State Beach. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Castello di Amorosa and San Gregorio State Beach. You'll find plenty of places to visit near San Francisco: Bodega Head (in Bodega Bay), St. Helena (V. Sattui & Pride Mountain Vineyards) and Fitzgerald J V Marine Reserve (in Moss Beach). There's lots more to do: head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, enjoy the sand and surf at Point Isabel, tour the pleasant surroundings at Rodeo Beach, and explore the engaging exhibits at Exploratorium.

To find photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our San Francisco trip planner.

You can fly from Las Vegas to San Francisco in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. When traveling from Las Vegas in October, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in San Francisco: temperatures range from 26°C by day to 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Santa Cruz, Sacramento, St. Helena, Guerneville, Manresa State Beach
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Armstrong Redwood State Reserve ©
Armstrong Redwood State Reserve
California State Railroad Museum ©
California State Railroad Museum

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