22 days in United States Itinerary

22 days in United States Itinerary

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22 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Munich
Fly:  16​h 30​min
1
San Francisco
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Santa Cruz
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 15​min
3
Cambria
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
4
Santa Barbara
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
5
Los Angeles
— Few hours
Drive:  2​h 30​min
6
Barstow
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 15​min
7
Kingman
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h
8
Hackberry
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
9
Seligman
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
10
Flagstaff
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h
11
Monument Valley
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
12
Page
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h
13
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
14
Death Valley National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  7​h
15
Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h 15​min
16
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
Fly:  15​h 45​min
End: Munich


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1
night
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
For where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our San Francisco day trip website .

Munich, Germany to San Francisco is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of train, flight, and subway. Traveling from Munich to San Francisco, you'll gain 9 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Munich in April, with highs in San Francisco at 22°C and lows at 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Santa Cruz.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Fitzgerald J V Marine Reserve
Highlights from your plan
Twin Peaks ©
Twin Peaks
Fitzgerald J V Marine Reserve ©
Fitzgerald J V Marine Reserve
Ferry Building Marketplace ©
Ferry Building Marketplace

1
night
Santa Cruz

Santa Cruz ©
Santa Cruz remains synonymous with surfing, but this counterculture bastion offers plenty even if you don't plan to catch any waves.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Sat): enjoy the sand and surf at Lovers Point, don't miss a visit to Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard, and then admire the majestic nature at Point Lobos. Keep things going the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Carmel Mission, then look for gifts at The Cheese Shop, and then tee off at Pebble Beach Golf Links.

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You can drive from San Francisco to Santa Cruz in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from San Francisco in April since evenings lows in Santa Cruz dip to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) early enough to drive to Cambria.

Things to do in Santa Cruz

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Carmel, Pacific Grove, Pebble Beach Golf Links
Highlights from your plan
Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard ©
Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard
Point Lobos ©
Point Lobos
Pebble Beach Golf Links ©
Pebble Beach Golf Links

1
night
Cambria

Cambria ©
Cambria is a seaside village in San Luis Obispo County, California, United States midway between San Francisco and Los Angeles along California State Route 1 (Highway 1). Start off your visit on the 29th (Mon): take in nature's colorful creations at Cambria Nursery & Florist, then stroll through William Randolph Hearst Memorial Beach, then do a tasting at Hearst Ranch Winery, and finally kick back and relax at Moonstone Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the architecture and history at Mission San Antonio de Padua, take in the history at Mission San Miguel Arcangel, and then do a tasting at Niner Wine Estates.

For photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Cambria attractions planner .

Getting from Santa Cruz to Cambria by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus, train, and taxi; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Santa Cruz in April: highs in Cambria hover around 30°C, while lows dip to 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Santa Barbara.

Things to do in Cambria

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

San Simeon, Mission San Miguel Arcangel, Niner Wine Estates, Mission San Antonio de Padua
Highlights from your plan
Moonstone Beach ©
Moonstone Beach
Mission San Antonio de Padua ©
Mission San Antonio de Padua
Mission San Miguel Arcangel ©
Mission San Miguel Arcangel

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nights
Santa Barbara

Santa Barbara ©
Nestled between the Pacific Ocean and the Santa Ynez Mountains, Santa Barbara is a solid vacation destination with its wide beaches, renowned wineries, and some of California's finest shopping and dining options.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Wed): enjoy the sand and surf at Arroyo Burro County Beach Park, then look for all kinds of wild species at Douglas Family Preserve, then admire the masterpieces at Santa Barbara Museum of Art, and finally admire all the interesting features of State Street.

For other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Santa Barbara trip planner .

Traveling by car from Cambria to Santa Barbara takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. When traveling from Cambria in April, plan for slightly colder days and a bit warmer nights in Santa Barbara: temperatures range from 25°C by day to 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Santa Barbara

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Carpinteria State Beach
Highlights from your plan
Carpinteria State Beach ©
Carpinteria State Beach
Douglas Family Preserve ©
Douglas Family Preserve
Santa Barbara Museum of Art ©
Santa Barbara Museum of Art

few
hours
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.
To see other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Los Angeles day trip planning website .

You can drive from Santa Barbara to Los Angeles in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Santa Barbara in May, Los Angeles is a bit warmer at night with lows of 17°C. You will leave for Barstow on the 2nd (Thu).

Things to do in Los Angeles

Outdoors Tours Parks

1
night
Barstow

Barstow
Barstow is a city in San Bernardino County, California, United States. To see ratings, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Barstow journey app .

Getting from Los Angeles to Barstow by car takes about 2 hours. When traveling from Los Angeles in May, plan for a bit warmer days in Barstow, with highs around 36°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 18°C. On the 3rd (Fri), you're off toKingman.

Things to do in Barstow

Museums Historic Sites Parks

few
hours
Kingman

Kingman ©
Kingman is a city in and the county seat of Mohave County, Arizona, United States. Start off your visit on the 3rd (Fri): examine the collection at Kingman Army Air Field Museum, then do a tasting at Stetson Winery, and then see a world frozen in time at Chloride Ghost Town.

For reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Kingman trip builder tool .

You can drive from Barstow to Kingman in 3.5 hours. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Barstow in May, with highs in Kingman at 33°C and lows at 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Hackberry.

Things to do in Kingman

Wineries Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Chloride, Arizona
Highlights from your plan
Stetson Winery ©
Stetson Winery
Chloride, Arizona ©
Chloride, Arizona
Kingman Army Air Field Museum ©
Kingman Army Air Field Museum

1
night
Hackberry

Hackberry ©
To find other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Hackberry road trip planning site .

Getting from Kingman to Hackberry by car takes about an hour. In May, daily temperatures in Hackberry can reach 33°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. On the 4th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Seligman.

Things to do in Hackberry

Parks Shopping Museums

Side Trip

Keepers of the Wild Nature Park
Highlights from your plan
Keepers of the Wild Nature Park ©
Keepers of the Wild Nature Park
Hackberry General Store ©
Hackberry General Store

1
night
Seligman

Seligman ©
Seligman is a census-designated place (CDP) on the northern border of Yavapai County, in northwestern Arizona, the United States.The population was 456 at the 2000 census.GeographySeligman is located at, at 5240ft in elevation, alongside the Big Chino Wash, in a northern section of Chino Valley. For where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Seligman trip itinerary site .

Traveling by car from Hackberry to Seligman takes 1.5 hours. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Hackberry in May; daily highs in Seligman reach 22°C and lows reach 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Flagstaff.

Things to do in Seligman

Scenic Drive Outdoors Shopping

Side Trip

Route 66
Highlights from your plan
The Historic Seligman Sundries ©
The Historic Seligman Sundries
The Rusty Bolt ©
The Rusty Bolt

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night
Flagstaff

Flagstaff ©
Sitting at an elevation of 2,135 m (7,000 ft) and just a short trip from the Grand Canyon and other natural wonders, the city of Flagstaff attracts outdoor enthusiasts from around the world.
For ratings, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read our Flagstaff online visit planner .

You can drive from Seligman to Flagstaff in 1.5 hours. Expect slightly colder evenings in Flagstaff when traveling from Seligman in May, with lows around 1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can go by car to Monument Valley.

Things to do in Flagstaff

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Oak Creek Vista Point
Highlights from your plan
Coconino National Forest ©
Coconino National Forest
Oak Creek Vista Point ©
Oak Creek Vista Point

1
night
Monument Valley

Monument Valley ©
Monument Valley is a region of the Colorado Plateau characterized by a cluster of vast sandstone buttes, the largest reaching 1000ft above the valley floor. To see maps, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Monument Valley trip planner.

Traveling by car from Flagstaff to Monument Valley takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, bus, and taxi; or take a bus. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Flagstaff in May: high temperatures in Monument Valley hover around 27°C and lows are around 7°C. On the 7th (Tue), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Page.

Things to do in Monument Valley

Museums
Highlights from your plan
Goulding’s Trading Post Museum. ©

1
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Page

Page ©
Originally little more than a simple camp constructed to house workers who built a nearby dam on the Colorado River, Page is now a popular stop for travelers preparing a trip to Arizona's canyon country.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Tue): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Glen Canyon National Recreation Area.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Page trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Traveling by car from Monument Valley to Page takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Monument Valley in May, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Page, with lows of 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) early enough to drive to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Page

Parks Nature Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Glen Canyon National Recreation Area ©

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nights
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 8th (Wed): examine the collection at The Neon Museum, then see the interesting displays at Madame Tussauds - Las Vegas, then take an in-depth tour of Titanic, and finally see the interesting displays at Pinball Hall of Fame. On the 9th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: identify plant and animal life at Escape Adventures and Las Vegas Cyclery.

To see where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Las Vegas trip planner .

Traveling by car from Page to Las Vegas takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of flight and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Page to Las Vegas. Traveling from Page in May, expect Las Vegas to be somewhat warmer, temps between 36°C and 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Death Valley National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Outdoors Nature
Highlights from your plan
Titanic ©
Titanic
The Neon Museum ©
The Neon Museum
Pinball Hall of Fame ©
Pinball Hall of Fame

1
night
Death Valley National Park

Death Valley National Park ©
Extreme heat and dryness create extreme landscapes in Death Valley National Park.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Fri): take in breathtaking views at Twenty Mule Team Canyon, steep yourself in history at Harmony Borax Works, then take an in-depth tour of The Ranch at Furnace Creek, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Salt Creek Interpretive Trail.

To find out how to plan a trip to Death Valley National Park, use our trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Las Vegas to Death Valley National Park in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or take a bus. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Las Vegas in May since evenings lows in Death Valley National Park dip to 15°C. You'll have a few hours on the 11th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Death Valley National Park

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Twenty Mule Team Canyon ©
Twenty Mule Team Canyon
Harmony Borax Works ©
Harmony Borax Works
Salt Creek Interpretive Trail ©
Salt Creek Interpretive Trail

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Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park

Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park ©
With mountain peaks reaching past 4,250 m (14,000 ft) and trees stretching to over 75 m (250 ft) high, Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks present nature on a grand scale.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Sun): examine the collection at Eastern California Museum, trek along Big Stump Basin, and then admire the sheer force of Roaring River Falls.

To see where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, use the Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park trip builder site .

Getting from Death Valley National Park to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park by car takes about 7 hours. In May, daily temperatures in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Mount Whitney Trail, Project Survival's Cat Haven, Eastern California Museum
Highlights from your plan
Big Stump Basin ©
Big Stump Basin
Project Survival's Cat Haven ©
Project Survival's Cat Haven
Eastern California Museum ©
Eastern California Museum

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Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©
On the 14th (Tue), get to know the fascinating history of Santa Monica Pier, get some fabulous bargains at Camarillo Premium Outlets, examine the collection at The Getty Center, then look for gifts at Amoeba Music, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Hollywood Walk of Fame. Keep things going the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Venice Beach and Boardwalk and then identify plant and animal life at Running Horse Ranch.

For maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Los Angeles trip itinerary builder website .

Drive from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park to Los Angeles in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, shuttle, bus, and flight. While traveling from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Los Angeles, ranging from highs of 28°C to lows of 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Parks Wildlife Shopping

Side Trips

Running Horse Ranch, Camarillo Premium Outlets, Santa Monica Pier
Highlights from your plan
Running Horse Ranch ©
Running Horse Ranch
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Camarillo Premium Outlets ©
Camarillo Premium Outlets

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