10 days in United States Itinerary

10 days in United States Itinerary

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Start: El Paso
Drive:  9 h 15 min
1
Grand Canyon National Park
— 1 day
grand caravan:  2 h 30 min
2
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Drive:  9 h 45 min
3
Yosemite National Park
— Few hours
Drive:  4 h 15 min
4
San Francisco
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 30 min
5
Los Angeles
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 15 min
6
San Diego
— 3 nights
Drive:  11 h 30 min
End: El Paso

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.
Bright Angel Point has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): trek along Bright Angel Point, then hike along South Kaibab Trail, then stop by Canyon Village Marketplace, and finally take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim.

To find where to stay, ratings, photos, and tourist information, go to the Grand Canyon National Park driving holiday planner.

El Paso to Grand Canyon National Park is an approximately 9.5- hour car ride. When traveling from El Paso in September, plan for slightly colder days and much colder nights in Grand Canyon National Park: temperatures range from 28°C by day to 7°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri) early enough to go by car to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Trails Outdoors
Find places to stay Sep 22 — 23:
Highlights from your plan
Bright Angel Point ©
Bright Angel Point
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
South Kaibab Trail ©
South Kaibab Trail

2
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.
On the 23rd (Sat), wander the streets of The Strip, admire the natural beauty at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, then admire the local landmark of Fountains of Bellagio, and finally see the interesting displays at The Neon Museum. On the 24th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at The Mob Museum and then explore the striking landscape at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area.

For ratings, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, use the Las Vegas visit planning tool.

You can drive from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of shuttle and bus; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 1 hour. When traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in September, plan for somewhat warmer days and warmer nights in Las Vegas: temperatures range from 39°C by day to 25°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) early enough to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Neighborhoods Historic Sites
Find places to stay Sep 22 — 25:
Highlights from your plan
The Strip ©
The Strip
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area ©
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum

few
hours
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.
On the 25th (Mon), don't miss a visit to Tuolumne Grove of Giant Sequoias, then explore the striking landscape at El Capitan, and then don't miss a visit to Olmsted Point.

To see maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Yosemite National Park trip site.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Las Vegas to Yosemite National Park takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, taxi, and bus; or do a combination of bus and train. When traveling from Las Vegas in September, plan for a bit cooler days and cooler nights in Yosemite National Park: temperatures range from 27°C by day to 3°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) early enough to go by car to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Nature Parks
Find places to stay Sep 25 — 26:
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El Capitan ©
El Capitan
Olmsted Point ©
Olmsted Point
Tuolumne Grove of Giant Sequoias ©
Tuolumne Grove of Giant Sequoias

1
night
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Tue): stop by Fisherman's Wharf, then step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island, and then browse the different shops at Ferry Building Marketplace.

To find photos, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the San Francisco attractions planner.

Drive from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Yosemite National Park in September since evenings lows in San Francisco dip to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) early enough to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Francisco

Historic Sites Nature Parks
Find places to stay Sep 25 — 26:
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf
Ferry Building Marketplace ©
Ferry Building Marketplace

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 27th (Wed): get a taste of the local shopping with The Grove, take in the waterfront at Santa Monica Pier, and then get a taste of the local shopping with Third Street Promenade.

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Getting from San Francisco to Los Angeles by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and train; or drive. In September, Los Angeles is a bit warmer than San Francisco - with highs of 34°C and lows of 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) so you can drive to San Diego.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trip

Santa Monica
Find places to stay Sep 26 — 27:
Highlights from your plan
Third Street Promenade ©
Third Street Promenade
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier
The Grove ©
The Grove

3
nights
San Diego

San Diego ©
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.
Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at USS Midway Museum and then enjoy the sand and surf at La Jolla Cove.

Plan trip to San Diego with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

You can drive from Los Angeles to San Diego in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or fly. When traveling from Los Angeles in September, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in San Diego: temperatures range from 30°C by day to 23°C at night. On the 30th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Historic Sites Beaches
Find places to stay Sep 27 — 30:
Highlights from your plan
La Jolla Cove ©
La Jolla Cove
USS Midway Museum ©
USS Midway Museum
Gaslamp Quarter ©
Gaslamp Quarter

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