9 days in United States Itinerary

9 days in United States Itinerary

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9 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Vancouver
Fly:  5​h 15​min
1
San Francisco
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Sacramento
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 45​min
3
Los Angeles
— 1 night
Drive:  7​h 30​min
4
Grand Canyon National Park
— 1 day
Drive:  4​h 30​min
5
Las Vegas
— 1 night
Fly + bus:  9​h
6
Yosemite National Park
— 2 nights
+2
taxi + bus + Fly:  12​h 45​min
End: Vancouver

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
For reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the San Francisco online trip builder .

Vancouver, Canada to San Francisco is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Vancouver in October; daily highs in San Francisco reach 26°C and lows reach 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Sacramento.

Things to do in San Francisco

Museums
Highlights from your plan
Cable Car Museum ©
Cable Car Museum
Twin Peaks ©
Twin Peaks

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night
Sacramento

Sacramento ©
The capital city of America's most economically significant state, Sacramento is an important stop for any politico.
On the 23rd (Tue), examine the collection at Old Sacramento, examine the collection at California State Railroad Museum, then look for all kinds of wild species at Effie Yeaw Nature Center, and finally examine the collection at California State Capitol Museum.

For more things to do, photos, ratings, and tourist information, use the Sacramento trip maker site .

Drive from San Francisco to Sacramento in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. When traveling from San Francisco in October, plan for somewhat warmer days in Sacramento, with highs around 31°C, while nights are a bit cooler with lows around 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) so you can travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Sacramento

Parks Museums Wildlife

Side Trip

Effie Yeaw Nature Center
Highlights from your plan
California State Capitol Museum ©
California State Capitol Museum
Effie Yeaw Nature Center ©
Effie Yeaw Nature Center
California State Railroad Museum ©
California State Railroad Museum

1
night
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 24th (Wed): enjoy the sand and surf at Venice Beach and Boardwalk, explore the activities along Santa Monica Bay, and then immerse yourself in nature at Santa Monica State Beach.

To see reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles trip itinerary app .

Getting from Sacramento to Los Angeles by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. Traveling from Sacramento in October, Los Angeles is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) so you can go by car to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trip

Santa Monica State Beach
Highlights from your plan
Santa Monica State Beach ©
Santa Monica State Beach
Santa Monica Bay ©
Santa Monica Bay
Venice Beach and Boardwalk ©
Venice Beach and Boardwalk

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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 25th (Thu): hike along Bright Angel Trail.

For more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Grand Canyon National Park trip planning site .

Traveling by car from Los Angeles to Grand Canyon National Park takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and shuttle; or do a combination of flight, shuttle, and bus. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Los Angeles in October, you will find days in Grand Canyon National Park are a bit cooler (22°C), and nights are much colder (0°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) so you can travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Outdoors Trails Parks
Highlights from your plan
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail

1
night
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.
On the 26th (Fri), see the interesting displays at The Neon Museum, see the interesting displays at Pinball Hall of Fame, get engrossed in the history at Titanic, then see the interesting displays at Madame Tussauds - Las Vegas, and finally see the interesting displays at Counts Kustoms.

To find maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Las Vegas online trip itinerary maker .

Do a combination of flight and car from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in October: highs in Las Vegas hover around 32°C, while lows dip to 18°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Museums
Highlights from your plan
Titanic ©
Titanic
Counts Kustoms ©
Counts Kustoms
Madame Tussauds -  Las Vegas ©
Madame Tussauds - Las Vegas

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nights
Yosemite National Park

Yosemite National Park ©
Massive granite mountains, towering waterfalls, groves of Giant Sequoia trees, and wilderness as far as the eye can see distinguish the landscape of Yosemite National Park.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Sat): mingle with the ghosts of the past at Bodie State Historic Park, take in the dramatic natural features at Lembert Dome, and then don't miss a visit to Olmsted Point. Keep things going the next day: trek along Lower Yosemite Fall Trail, don't miss a visit to Valley View, then explore the world behind art at Yosemite Museum Gallery, and finally hike along Four Mile Trail.

To find photos, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Yosemite National Park trip planner .

Traveling by car from Las Vegas to Yosemite National Park takes 9 hours. When traveling from Las Vegas in October, plan for slightly colder days in Yosemite National Park, with highs around 22°C, while nights are cooler with lows around -2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Rainbow Pool, Bodie State Historic Park
Highlights from your plan
Lembert Dome ©
Lembert Dome
Four Mile Trail ©
Four Mile Trail
Olmsted Point ©
Olmsted Point

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