9 days in United States Itinerary

9 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
San Francisco
— 2 nights
2
Las Vegas
— 1 night
3
Zion National Park
— 1 night
4
Bryce Canyon National Park
— 1 night
5
Torrance
— 2 nights

2
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
San Francisco is known for nature, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, steep yourself in history at SS Jeremiah O'Brien, browse the different shops at Ferry Building Marketplace, and cast your line with a fishing tour.

To see more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our San Francisco trip planner.

Los Angeles to San Francisco is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Los Angeles in June, with highs in San Francisco at °F and lows at °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in San Francisco

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium

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 3rd (Fri), enjoy breathtaking views from Eiffel Tower Viewing Deck, admire the local landmark of Fountains of Bellagio, thentake in nature's colorful creations at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, and finally admire the majestic nature at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area.

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You can fly from San Francisco to Las Vegas in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In July, Las Vegas is much hotter than San Francisco - with highs of °F and lows of °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Zion National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area ©
Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens ©

1
night
Zion National Park

Zion National Park ©
Towering cliffs of red, white, and pink Navajo sandstone, stream-carved slot canyons, and big blue sky all characterize Zion National Park.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Sat): explore the striking landscape of Zion National Park.

For maps, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Zion National Park itinerary maker website.

Getting from Las Vegas to Zion National Park by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of bus and car. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. While traveling from Las Vegas, expect a bit cooler days and colder nights in Zion National Park, ranging from highs of °F to lows of °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can drive to Bryce Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Zion National Park

Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Zion National Park ©
Zion National Park

1
night
Bryce Canyon National Park

Bryce Canyon National Park ©
You can find hoodoos--rock pillars formed by erosion--all around the world, but those of Bryce Canyon National Park remain the standard bearers thanks to their bright red color, tall stature, and arrangement in large amphitheaters.
On the 5th (Sun), explore the stunning scenery at Sunset Point, trek along Navajo Loop Trail, and then hike along Navajo/Queens Garden Loop.

To find other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Bryce Canyon National Park trip itinerary builder app.

Drive from Zion National Park to Bryce Canyon National Park in 3 hours. Traveling from Zion National Park in July, things will get slightly colder in Bryce Canyon National Park: highs are around °F and lows about °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Torrance.

Things to do in Bryce Canyon National Park

Parks Trails Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Navajo/Queens Garden Loop ©
Navajo/Queens Garden Loop
Navajo Loop Trail ©
Navajo Loop Trail

2
nights
Torrance

Torrance ©
Torrance is a U.S. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Torrance: Santa Monica (Camera Obscura, Santa Monica Pier, &more) and The Getty Villa (in Malibu). There's more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Manhattan Beach and indulge your thirst for a good beer at Smog City Brewing.

For maps, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Torrance day trip website.

You can drive from Bryce Canyon National Park to Torrance in 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Bryce Canyon National Park to Torrance. Traveling from Bryce Canyon National Park in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Torrance, with lows of °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Torrance

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Santa Monica, Manhattan Beach, The Getty Villa
Highlights from your plan
Santa Monica State Beach ©
Santa Monica State Beach
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier
Santa Monica Bay ©
Santa Monica Bay

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