8 days in United States Itinerary

8 days in United States Itinerary

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Los Angeles
— 1 night
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San Diego
— 1 night
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Palm Springs
— 1 night
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Phoenix
— 1 night
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Las Vegas
— 3 nights

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Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©

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.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Thu): see the interesting displays at The Getty Center, then admire the masterpieces at Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita, and then look and learn at Griffith Observatory.

To find photos, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles day trip planning app.

New York City to Los Angeles is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from New York City to Los Angeles. In January, Los Angeles is much warmer than New York City - with highs of 70°F and lows of 49°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to San Diego.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums · Parks · Nature · Beaches

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Specialty Museum
The Getty Center
4.8

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San Diego

San Diego ©

America's Finest City

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.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Fri): examine the collection at Mingei International Museum.

For maps, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, read San Diego attractions planner.

You can drive from Los Angeles to San Diego in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or fly. In January, daytime highs in San Diego are 67°F, while nighttime lows are 51°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Palm Springs.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks · Museums · Beaches · Outdoors
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Must see
USS Midway Museum
4.8
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Must see
La Jolla Cove
4.7
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Specialty Museum
Mingei International Museum
4.3

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Palm Springs

Palm Springs ©
On the 10th (Sun), look for gifts at Destination PSP, explore the world behind art at Palm Springs Art Museum, then explore the stunning scenery at Tahquitz Canyon, and finally test your problem-solving skills at Escape Room Palm Springs.

For maps, ratings, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Palm Springs day trip planning site.

Drive from San Diego to Palm Springs in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In January, daily temperatures in Palm Springs can reach 71°F, while at night they dip to 48°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Phoenix.

Things to do in Palm Springs

Parks · Museums · Nature · Fun & Games
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Gift & Specialty Shop
Destination PSP
4.7

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Phoenix

Phoenix ©
Phoenix is the capital and most populous city of the U.S. On the 11th (Mon), take a memorable tour with Stoneman Climbing Company, then examine the collection at Musical Instrument Museum, and then take in the exciting artwork at Elan Wollitzer Gallery.

To find more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Phoenix tour itinerary tool.

You can fly from Palm Springs to Phoenix in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is 1 hour. In January in Phoenix, expect temperatures between 68°F during the day and 46°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) early enough to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Phoenix

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip

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Las Vegas

Las Vegas ©

Sin City

Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Tue): examine the collection at The Mob Museum, then take a stroll through The Strip, and then admire the natural beauty at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens. On the next day, explore the world behind art at Bellagio Gallery of Fine Art, ponder the design of Fountains of Bellagio, then examine the collection at Nostalgia Street Rods, and finally take in breathtaking views at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area.

To see ratings, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Las Vegas online trip maker.

Traveling by flight from Phoenix to Las Vegas takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Phoenix to Las Vegas. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Phoenix in January, with highs in Las Vegas at 59°F and lows at 40°F. You'll have a few hours on the 14th (Thu) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Shopping · Parks · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites
Highlights from your trip
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Must see
The Strip
4.1
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Specialty Museum
The Mob Museum
4.5

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