8 days in United States Itinerary

8 days in United States Itinerary

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8 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Atlanta
Fly:  6​h
1
Las Vegas
— Few hours
Drive:  4​h 45​min
2
Grand Canyon National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 45​min
3
Phoenix
— Few hours
Drive:  6​h
4
San Diego
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
5
Los Angeles
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h 30​min
6
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Fly:  6​h 30​min
End: Atlanta

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): admire the local landmark of Bellagio Fountains and then shop like a local with The Strip.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Las Vegas trip simple and quick.

Atlanta to Las Vegas is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 3 hours traveling from Atlanta to Las Vegas due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Atlanta in September, plan for somewhat warmer days in Las Vegas, with highs around 93°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 71°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) early enough to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Shopping Neighborhoods Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
The Strip ©
The Strip
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio

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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.
For photos, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, use the Grand Canyon National Park day trip tool .

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. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park. When traveling from Las Vegas in September, plan for slightly colder days and colder nights in Grand Canyon National Park: temperatures range from 75°F by day to 43°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Sun) to allow time for the car ride to Phoenix.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim

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Phoenix

Phoenix
Phoenix is the capital and most populous city of the U.S. To find photos, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Phoenix trip maker website .

Traveling by car from Grand Canyon National Park to Phoenix takes 4 hours. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in September, things will get much hotter in Phoenix: highs are around 99°F and lows about 78°F. You'll set off for San Diego on the 23rd (Sun).

Things to do in Phoenix

Outdoors Tours Golf

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San Diego

San Diego ©
Divided into neighborhoods with distinct characters and cultural heritages, San Diego sits just north of the Mexican border and offers visitors a blend of tourist attractions, including a lively nightlife, diverse cuisine, and a thriving musical scene.
On the 24th (Mon), stroll the grounds of Fort Rosecrans Cemetery and then tour the pleasant surroundings at San Diego Zoo. On the 25th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at USS Midway Museum and then shop like a local with Gaslamp Quarter.

To see ratings, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the San Diego itinerary planning tool .

Getting from Phoenix to San Diego by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Phoenix to San Diego. When traveling from Phoenix in September, plan for colder days in San Diego, with highs around 79°F, while nights are a bit cooler with lows around 68°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Museums
Highlights from your plan
San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
USS Midway Museum ©
USS Midway Museum
Gaslamp Quarter ©
Gaslamp Quarter

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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.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Wed): browse the different shops at The Grove, get a taste of the local shopping with Third Street Promenade, and then make a trip to Santa Monica Pier.

To see photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Los Angeles online attractions planner .

You can drive from San Diego to Los Angeles in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or fly. Traveling from San Diego in September, you will find days in Los Angeles are somewhat warmer (85°F), and nights are about the same (66°F). Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Shopping Nightlife Historic Sites

Side Trip

Santa Monica
Highlights from your plan
Third Street Promenade ©
Third Street Promenade
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier
The Grove ©
The Grove

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
On the 27th (Thu), step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island, then contemplate the long history of City Lights Booksellers, and then get a taste of the local shopping with Union Square. On the 28th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: kick back and relax at China Beach, play a few rounds at Lincoln Park, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Fort Funston National Park.

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You can do a combination of train and flight from Los Angeles to San Francisco in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, flight, and subway; or drive. Traveling from Los Angeles in September, things will get a bit cooler in San Francisco: highs are around 76°F and lows about 58°F. On the 29th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Union Square ©
Union Square
City Lights Booksellers ©
City Lights Booksellers

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