16 days in United States Itinerary

16 days in United States Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States Trip Planner

This plan was created by another user. Make it your plan

Route & dates

Start: Brussels
Fly:  16 h
1
Phoenix
— 6 nights
Drive:  6 h
2
Los Angeles
— 4 nights
Drive:  4 h 45 min
3
Death Valley Junction
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 15 min
4
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Drive:  6 h 15 min
5
Phoenix
— 1 night
Fly:  19 h 15 min
End: Brussels

6
nights
Phoenix

Phoenix ©
Phoenix is the capital and most populous city of the U.S. Visiting Balloon Rides and Boyce Thompson Arboretum will get you outdoors. Get a sense of the local culture at Musical Instrument Museum and Heard Museum. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Phoenix: Goldfield Ghost Town (in Apache Junction), Tonto National Monument (in Roosevelt) and Taliesin West (in Scottsdale). There's much more to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Desert Botanical Garden, make a trip to Westgate Entertainment District, look for gifts at Sibley's West: The Chandler and Arizona Gift Shop, and take in the awesome beauty at Camelback Mountain.

To see other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Phoenix trip builder.

Brussels, Belgium to Phoenix is an approximately 17.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 8 hours traveling from Brussels to Phoenix. Prepare for warmer weather when traveling from Brussels in April: high temperatures in Phoenix hover around 36°C and lows are around 19°C. On the 21st (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Phoenix

Parks Tours Outdoors

Side Trips

Scottsdale, Westgate Entertainment District, Goldfield Ghost Town, the Dolly Steamboat, Tonto National Monument
Find places to stay Apr 15 — 21:
Highlights from your plan
Musical Instrument Museum ©
Musical Instrument Museum
Boyce Thompson Arboretum ©
Boyce Thompson Arboretum
Horseback Riding Tours

4
nights
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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Abbot Kinney Boulevard and Montana Avenue. Visiting Santa Monica State Beach and Venice Beach and Boardwalk will get you outdoors. When in Los Angeles, make a side trip to see Third Street Promenade in Santa Monica, approximately Santa Monica away. Next up on the itinerary: look for gifts at Bergamot Station, see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory, examine the collection at The Getty Center, and get to know the fascinating history of Santa Monica Pier.

To see reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Los Angeles travel planner.

Getting from Phoenix to Los Angeles by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Phoenix to Los Angeles. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Phoenix in April; daily highs in Los Angeles reach 28°C and lows reach 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Death Valley Junction.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Shopping Beaches Parks

Side Trip

Santa Monica
Find places to stay Apr 21 — 25:
Highlights from your plan
Abbot Kinney Boulevard ©
Abbot Kinney Boulevard
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier

1
night
Death Valley Junction

Death Valley Junction ©
Death Valley Junction is a tiny Mojave Desert community in unincorporated community Inyo County, California, at the intersection of SR 190 and SR 127, just east of Death Valley National Park. Start off your visit on the 25th (Tue): mingle with the ghosts of the past at Dublin Gulch and then explore the striking landscape at Zabriskie Point.

For where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Death Valley Junction trip planner.

Drive from Los Angeles to Death Valley Junction in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of train, flight, and bus. Traveling from Los Angeles in April, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Death Valley Junction, with lows of 11°C. You will leave for Las Vegas on the 26th (Wed).

Things to do in Death Valley Junction

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Dublin Gulch, Zabriskie Point
Find places to stay Apr 25 — 26:
Highlights from your plan
Zabriskie Point ©
Zabriskie Point
Dublin Gulch ©
Dublin Gulch

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.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Wed): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area. Here are some ideas for day two: wander the streets of The Strip, admire the natural beauty at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, then ponder the design of Fountains of Bellagio, and finally browse the different shops at The Grand Canal Shoppes at The Venetian.

For where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Las Vegas travel planner.

Drive from Death Valley Junction to Las Vegas in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. Traveling from Death Valley Junction in April, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Las Vegas, with lows of 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Fri) to allow time for travel to Phoenix.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Shopping Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Apr 26 — 28:
Highlights from your plan
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area ©
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area
The Strip ©
The Strip
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum

1
night
Phoenix

Phoenix
To see other places to visit, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read our Phoenix itinerary planning website.

Traveling by flight from Las Vegas to Phoenix takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Las Vegas to Phoenix due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Las Vegas in April, plan for a bit warmer days in Phoenix, with highs around 36°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 19°C. On the 29th (Sat), you're off to home.

Things to do in Phoenix

Outdoors Parks Tours
Find places to stay Apr 28 — 29:

Similar Plans

19 days in Los Angeles BY A USER FROM NEW ZEALAND April, teens, kids, popular sights Preferences: April, teens, kids Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 14 days in Los Angeles, San Diego & Las Vegas BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM August, teens, kids, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems Preferences: August, teens, kids Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Slow & easy 19 days in Flagstaff, San Diego & Los Angeles BY A USER FROM GREECE July, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular sights Preferences: July, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 17 days in United States BY A USER FROM PAKISTAN June, teens, kids, popular sights Preferences: June, teens, kids Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 18 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems Preferences: June, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 17 days in United States & Vancouver BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA October, slow & easy, popular sights Preferences: October Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Slow & easy 17 days in United States & Niagara Falls BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA October, slow & easy, popular sights Preferences: October Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Slow & easy 17 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM June, teens, popular sights Preferences: June, teens Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 17 days in Los Angeles BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, kids, culture, relaxing, historic sites, museums, slow & easy, popular sights Preferences: September, kids, culture, relaxing, historic sites, museums Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Slow & easy 17 days in Long Beach & Los Angeles BY A USER FROM LIECHTENSTEIN October, teens, popular sights Preferences: October, teens Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 19 days in Las Vegas, California & Seattle BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM July, relaxing, romantic, beaches, hidden gems Preferences: July, relaxing, romantic, beaches Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Medium 17 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM September, popular & hidden gems Preferences: September Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium
See more plans