8 days in United States Itinerary

8 days in United States Itinerary

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8 days in United States Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  14​h
1
San Francisco
— 1 night
Fly + bus:  8​h 45​min
2
Grand Canyon National Park
— 1 night
+2
bus + Fly + bus:  13​h
3
New York City
— 2 nights
Fly:  11​h 15​min
End: London

1
night
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Sat): make a trip to Ferry Building Marketplace and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Filbert Steps.

To find reviews, maps, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the San Francisco online tour itinerary builder .

London, UK to San Francisco is an approximately 14-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and subway; or do a combination of flight and shuttle. Traveling from London to San Francisco, you'll gain 8 hours due to the time zone difference. In December, San Francisco is a bit warmer than London - with highs of 17°C and lows of 8°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) early enough to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Historic Sites Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Mon): get great views at Yaki Point, then explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim, then get great views at Pima Point, and finally make a trip to Powell Point. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: trek along Rim Trail and then get great views at Hopi Point.

To see photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Grand Canyon National Park holiday builder .

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from San Francisco to Grand Canyon National Park takes 9 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of subway, flight, and bus; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from San Francisco to Grand Canyon National Park. While traveling from San Francisco, expect slightly colder days and colder nights in Grand Canyon National Park, ranging from highs of 8°C to lows of -11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) early enough to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail
Pima Point ©
Pima Point

2
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.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, shopping, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the pleasant sights at Central Park, pause for some photo ops at 9/11 Memorial, admire the masterpieces at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, and take in panoramic vistas at Empire State Building.

To find traveler tips, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, use the New York City travel route tool .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Grand Canyon National Park to New York City takes 13 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to New York City due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in December, plan for warmer nights in New York City, with lows around 2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building

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