9 days in United States Itinerary

9 days in United States Itinerary

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9 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Melbourne
Fly:  18​h 45​min
1
San Francisco
— 1 night
+2
subway + Fly + bus:  8​h 45​min
2
Grand Canyon National Park
— 1 day
Drive:  3​h 45​min
3
Phoenix
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 30​min
4
Seattle
— 3 nights
Fly:  21​h 15​min
End: Melbourne


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 25th (Wed): admire the natural beauty at Japanese Tea Garden, stroll through Golden Gate Park, and then snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge. On the 26th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, and then buy something for everyone on your list at Ferry Building Marketplace.

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Melbourne, Australia to San Francisco is an approximately 19-hour flight. You can also do a combination of shuttle and flight; or do a combination of train and flight. Traveling from Melbourne to San Francisco, you'll gain 18 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Melbourne in September: high temperatures in San Francisco hover around 28°C and lows are around 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

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Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

1
day
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.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Fri): explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim, take in breathtaking views at Yavapai Point, get great views at Powell Point, then take in the pleasant sights at Pipe Creek Vista, and finally get great views at Yaki Point.

To find traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Grand Canyon National Park trip itinerary maker tool .

Getting from San Francisco to Grand Canyon National Park by combination of flight and bus takes about 9 hours. Other options: 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. Traveling from San Francisco in September, Grand Canyon National Park is little chillier at night with lows of 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) so you can drive to Phoenix.

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Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Powell Point ©
Powell Point

1
night
Phoenix

Phoenix
Phoenix is the capital and most populous city of the U.S. To see ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Phoenix journey tool .

Getting from Grand Canyon National Park to Phoenix by car takes about 4 hours. Plan for much warmer temperatures traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in September, with highs in Phoenix at 43°C and lows at 30°C. You'll set off for home on the 28th (Sat).

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Outdoors Golf Parks

3
nights
Seattle

Nicknamed the "Emerald City" because of its abundant evergreen trees, Seattle is the cultural and business center of the Pacific Northwest, as well as a popular holiday destination.
Space Needle has been added to your itinerary. On the 29th (Sun), examine the collection at The Museum of Flight, wander the streets of Pike Place Market, then explore the world behind art at Chihuly Garden and Glass, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Space Needle. Here are some ideas for day two: savor the flavors at Food & Drink.

For reviews, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Seattle online trip itinerary maker .

You can fly from Phoenix to Seattle in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Phoenix to Seattle, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect colder temperatures when traveling from Phoenix in September; daily highs in Seattle reach 26°C and lows reach 15°C. On the 1st (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

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Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Space Needle ©
Space Needle

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