16 days in United States Itinerary

16 days in United States Itinerary

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Start: London
Fly + Bus:  14 h 15 min
1
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h 30 min
2
Flagstaff
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
3
Grand Canyon National Park
— Few hours
Drive:  4 h 30 min
4
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h 30 min
5
Los Angeles
— 4 nights
Drive:  30 min
6
Santa Monica
— Few hours
Drive:  1 h 45 min
7
Santa Barbara
— Few hours
Drive:  4 h 30 min
8
Carmel
— Few hours
Drive:  15 min
9
Monterey
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 15 min
10
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Fly:  14 h 45 min
End: London

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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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Casino at the MGM Grand, New York New York Casino and Casino At The Venetian. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sun): try to win big at Casino At The Venetian, then try your luck at New York New York Casino, and then catch a live performance at Casino at the MGM Grand. On the 10th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: wander the streets of The Strip, then try to win big at Bellagio Hotel and Casino, and then ponder the design of Fountains of Bellagio.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Las Vegas trip builder website.

London, UK to Las Vegas is an approximately 14.5- hour combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Las Vegas is minus 8 hours. Traveling from London in April, you will find days in Las Vegas are warmer (31°C), and nights are a bit warmer (16°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) so you can drive to Flagstaff.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Fun & Games Casinos Shopping
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The Strip ©
The Strip
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area ©
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area
Bellagio Hotel and Casino ©
Bellagio Hotel and Casino

1
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 more things to do, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, use the Flagstaff trip builder site.

Traveling by car from Las Vegas to Flagstaff takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or take a shuttle. The time zone difference when traveling from Las Vegas to Flagstaff is 1 hour. While traveling from Las Vegas, expect slightly colder days and much colder nights in Flagstaff, ranging from highs of 19°C to lows of -2°C. On the 12th (Wed), you're off to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Flagstaff

Outdoors Parks Tours
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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.
On the 12th (Wed), get great views at Lookout Studio.

For more things to do, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read Grand Canyon National Park trip site.

Traveling by car from Flagstaff to Grand Canyon National Park takes 1.5 hours. In April, daily temperatures in Grand Canyon National Park can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to -3°C. On the 12th (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Shopping
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Lookout Studio ©
Lookout Studio

2
nights
Las Vegas

Las Vegas ©
You've now added Hoover Dam Bypass to your itinerary. On your second day here, pause for some serene contemplation at Guardian Angel Cathedral, then try to win big at Paris Las Vegas, then contemplate the long history of Little Church of the West, and finally stroll through Hoover Dam Bypass.

For where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Las Vegas trip maker.

Getting from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of shuttle and bus; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in April: highs in Las Vegas hover around 31°C, while lows dip to 16°C. On the 14th (Fri), you're off to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Nature Parks Historic Sites
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Hoover Dam Bypass ©
Hoover Dam Bypass
Paris Las Vegas ©
Paris Las Vegas
Little Church of the West ©
Little Church of the West

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 day-by-day itinerary now includes A Day in LA Tours as well as Santa Monica Bay. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Griffith Observatory and Hollywood Walk of Fame. Pack the 17th (Mon) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. It doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at Venice Beach and Boardwalk and shop like a local with The Grove.

To see maps, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Los Angeles day trip planning website.

You can fly from Las Vegas to Los Angeles in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or drive. While traveling from Las Vegas, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Los Angeles, ranging from highs of 28°C to lows of 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Santa Monica.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Beaches Parks

Side Trip

Santa Monica Bay
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Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood
Venice Beach and Boardwalk ©
Venice Beach and Boardwalk
Hollywood Walk of Fame ©
Hollywood Walk of Fame

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hours
Santa Monica

Santa Monica ©
A famed resort town since the early 20th century, Santa Monica sits on the picturesque Santa Monica Bay, bordered on three sides by the city of Los Angeles.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Tue): get a taste of the local shopping with Rodeo Drive and then take in the waterfront at Santa Monica Pier.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Santa Monica attractions planner.

Santa Monica is very close to Los Angeles. When traveling from Los Angeles in April, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Santa Monica: temperatures range from 24°C by day to 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Santa Barbara.

Things to do in Santa Monica

Shopping Neighborhoods Historic Sites

Side Trip

Rodeo Drive
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Rodeo Drive ©
Rodeo Drive
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier

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hours
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 18th (Tue): steep yourself in history at Old Mission Santa Barbara.

To see photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Santa Barbara trip maker app.

Getting from Santa Monica to Santa Barbara by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and flight; or take a bus. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Santa Monica in April since evenings lows in Santa Barbara dip to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Carmel.

Things to do in Santa Barbara

Historic Sites
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Old Mission Santa Barbara ©
Old Mission Santa Barbara

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hours
Carmel

Carmel
Carmel-by-the-Sea, often simply called Carmel, is a city in Monterey County, California, United States, founded in 1902 and incorporated on October 31, 1916. Planning Carmel trip won't be overwheling when you use's Insprock itinerary maker.

Getting from Santa Barbara to Carmel by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and flight; or take a bus. Traveling from Santa Barbara in April, expect nights in Carmel to be about the same, around 10°C, while days are slightly colder, around 20°C. On the 18th (Tue), you're off to Monterey.

Things to do in Carmel

Outdoors Parks Tours
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night
Monterey

Monterey ©
Monterey is a city in the U.S. On the 19th (Wed), appreciate the extensive heritage of Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard, then contemplate the waterfront views at Monterey Bay, and then get to know the fascinating history of Cannery Row.

To find maps, photos, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Monterey tour builder site.

Monterey is just a short distance from Carmel. April in Monterey sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 10°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Thu) to allow time for the car ride to San Francisco.

Things to do in Monterey

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Pacific Grove
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Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard ©
Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard
Asilomar State Beach ©
Asilomar State Beach
Cannery Row ©
Cannery Row

3
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like City Lights Booksellers and Alcatraz Island. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Baker Beach and Fitzgerald J V Marine Reserve. There's much more to do: make a trip to Ferry Building Marketplace, wander the streets of Union Square, take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, and take some stellar pictures from Twin Peaks.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our San Francisco trip maker.

You can drive from Monterey to San Francisco in 2.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of bus and train. In April, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Fitzgerald J V Marine Reserve
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Ferry Building Marketplace ©
Ferry Building Marketplace
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

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