43 days in United States Itinerary

43 days in United States Itinerary

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Start: London
Fly + Drive:  14 h
1
Vancouver
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h
2
Seattle
— 5 nights
Bus:  3 h 15 min
3
Portland
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h
4
San Francisco
— 5 nights
+2
Fly + Foot + Bus:  4 h 30 min
5
Anaheim
— 3 nights
Train:  30 min
6
Los Angeles
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
7
Santa Barbara
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
8
Laguna Beach
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
9
Santa Maria
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h
10
Monterey
— 2 nights
Bus + Fly:  4 h
11
San Diego
— 3 nights
Fly:  3 h 15 min
12
Phoenix
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h 45 min
13
Austin
— 3 nights
Bus:  3 h 15 min
14
Dallas
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 45 min
15
New Orleans
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
End: Miami, Florida

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Vancouver

Vancouver ©
Vancouver is a city on the north bank of the Columbia River in the U.S. On the 22nd (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stroll through Lacamas Park Trail and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount St. Helens.

To find where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Vancouver online vacation planner.

London, UK to Vancouver is an approximately 14- hour combination of flight and car. You'll gain 8 hours traveling from London to Vancouver due to the time zone difference. When traveling from London in June, plan for somewhat warmer days in Vancouver, with highs around 28°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) early enough to drive to Seattle.

Things to do in Vancouver

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Mount St. Helens, Lacamas Park Trail
Find places to stay Jun 21 — 23:
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Mount St. Helens ©
Mount St. Helens
Fort Vancouver | National Historic Site ©
Fort Vancouver | National Historic Site
Vancouver Land Bridge ©
Vancouver Land Bridge

5
nights
Seattle

Seattle ©
Nicknamed the "Emerald City" because of its abundant evergreen trees, Seattle is the cultural and business center of the Pacific Northwest, as well as a popular holiday destination.
Get out of town with these interesting Seattle side-trips: Sequim (Graysmarsh Berry Farm, B&B Family Farm, &more). The adventure continues: get a taste of the local shopping with Chihuly Garden and Glass, take a stroll through Pike Place Market, observe the fascinating underwater world at Seattle Aquarium, and explore the world behind art at Seattle Art Museum.

For ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Seattle travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Vancouver to Seattle takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of tram and flight. June in Seattle sees daily highs of 27°C and lows of 16°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) so you can catch the bus to Portland.

Things to do in Seattle

Parks Museums Tours

Side Trips

Sequim, Mercer Slough Nature Park
Find places to stay Jun 23 — 28:
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B&B Family Farm ©
B&B Family Farm
Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market

3
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Portland

A big city with a small-town feel, Portland is home to the country's biggest rose test garden, perched on a hill overlooking downtown.
Go for a jaunt from Portland to Bridal Veil to see Multnomah Falls about 38 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: look for gifts at Powell's City of Books, take in nature's colorful creations at International Rose Test Garden, identify plant and animal life at Hyland Forest Park, and explore the activities along Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area.

For ratings, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Portland journey website.

You can take a bus from Seattle to Portland in 3.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. June in Portland sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Portland

Parks Nature Tours

Side Trips

Multnomah Falls, Hyland Forest Park, Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area
Find places to stay Jun 28 — Jul 1:
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Powell's City of Books ©
Powell's City of Books
International Rose Test Garden ©
International Rose Test Garden

5
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: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, don't miss a visit to Lombard Street, and get the lay of the land with Walking tours.

To see more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, use the San Francisco trip builder site.

Getting from Portland to San Francisco by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Portland in July, you will find days in San Francisco are slightly colder (26°C), and nights are about the same (16°C). Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Anaheim.

Things to do in San Francisco

Tours Parks Museums
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Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

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nights
Anaheim

Anaheim ©
Anaheim's major attractions are its world-famous Disney entertainment complex, sports teams, and convention center.
Anaheim is known for theme parks, fun & games, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: discover the magic at Disneyland Park, catch some excitement at The Little Mermaid - Ariel's Undersea Adventure, get in on the family fun at Knott's Berry Farm, and try out the rides at Downtown Disney.

Planning Anaheim trip won't be overwheling when you use's Insprock itinerary maker.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from San Francisco to Anaheim in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train, flight, and bus; or drive. Traveling from San Francisco in July, things will get somewhat warmer in Anaheim: highs are around 35°C and lows about 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can take a train to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Anaheim

Theme Parks Fun & Games

Side Trip

Knott's Berry Farm
Find places to stay Jul 6 — 9:
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Disney California Adventure Park ©
Disney California Adventure Park
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park

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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.
Los Angeles is known for museums, theme parks, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see the interesting displays at The Getty Center, get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County, enjoy the sand and surf at Venice Beach and Boardwalk, and admire the masterpieces at Los Angeles County Museum of Art.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read our Los Angeles trip planner.

Los Angeles is very close to Anaheim. In July in Los Angeles, expect temperatures between 33°C during the day and 22°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) so you can go by car to Santa Barbara.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums Parks Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Santa Monica Pier, Two Rodeo Drive
Find places to stay Jul 9 — 12:
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The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier
Topanga State Park ©
Topanga State Park

2
nights
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.
On the 13th (Tue), don't miss a visit to Old Mission Santa Barbara and then awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area. Here are some ideas for day two: take an in-depth tour of Santa Barbara Historical Museum, then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Santa Barbara Zoo, and then browse the collection at Camarillo Public Library.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, use the Santa Barbara day trip planning tool.

You can drive from Los Angeles to Santa Barbara in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Los Angeles in July: high temperatures in Santa Barbara hover around 28°C and lows are around 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) early enough to drive to Laguna Beach.

Things to do in Santa Barbara

Tours Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Camarillo Public Library
Find places to stay Jul 12 — 14:
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Camarillo Public Library ©
Camarillo Public Library
Old Mission Santa Barbara ©
Old Mission Santa Barbara

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nights
Laguna Beach

Laguna Beach ©
Laguna Beach is a seaside resort city located in southern Orange County, California, in the United States. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Thu): look for all kinds of wild species at Pacific Marine Mammal Center, partake in some friendly competition at ClueHoo, then admire all the interesting features of Main Beach, and finally walk around Heisler Park. Keep things going the next day: stroll around Crescent Bay Point Park, then kick back and relax at Crystal Cove, then stroll through Victoria Beach, and finally kick back and relax at Table Rock Beach.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Laguna Beach sightseeing website.

Getting from Santa Barbara to Laguna Beach by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Santa Barbara in July, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 22°C in Laguna Beach. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to travel to Santa Maria.

Things to do in Laguna Beach

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Find places to stay Jul 14 — 16:
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Heisler Park ©
Heisler Park
Crescent Bay Point Park ©
Crescent Bay Point Park
Table Rock Beach ©
Table Rock Beach

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Santa Maria

Santa Maria ©
Santa Maria is a city near the Southern California coast in Santa Barbara County. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Sat): learn about winemaking at Rancho Sisquoc Winery, do a tasting at Foxen Vineyard & Winery, and then trek along Foxen Canyon Wine Trail. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: experience rural life at The Luffa Farm, take in the waterfront at Pismo Pier, then enjoy the sand and surf at Eldwaylen Ocean Park, and finally explore the landscape on two wheels at Bob Jones City to Sea Bike Trail.

To find maps, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read our Santa Maria road trip planning tool.

Getting from Laguna Beach to Santa Maria by car takes about 3.5 hours. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Santa Maria when traveling from Laguna Beach in July, with lows around 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to travel to Monterey.

Things to do in Santa Maria

Outdoors Parks Wineries

Side Trips

Pismo Beach, Bob Jones City to Sea Bike Trail, The Luffa Farm
Find places to stay Jul 16 — 18:
Highlights from your plan
Foxen Canyon Wine Trail ©
Foxen Canyon Wine Trail
Foxen Vineyard & Winery ©
Foxen Vineyard & Winery
Rancho Sisquoc Winery ©
Rancho Sisquoc Winery

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Monterey

Monterey ©
Monterey is a city in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 19th (Mon): don't miss a visit to Cannery Row, then explore and take pictures at 17-Mile Drive, then stop by Monterey's Tasty Olive Bar, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Monterey Bay. Here are some ideas for day two: look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Areas, take a leisurely stroll along Old Fisherman's Wharf, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Monterey Peninsula Recreational Trail.

To see maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Monterey trip planner.

Traveling by car from Santa Maria to Monterey takes 3 hours. Traveling from Santa Maria in July, you will find days in Monterey are little chillier (24°C), and nights are about the same (15°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) to allow time to travel to San Diego.

Things to do in Monterey

Outdoors Parks Tours
Find places to stay Jul 18 — 20:
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17-Mile Drive ©
17-Mile Drive
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Monterey Peninsula Recreational Trail ©
Monterey Peninsula Recreational Trail

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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.
San Diego is known for zoos & aquariums, museums, and beaches. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get to know the resident critters at San Diego Zoo, get a taste of the local shopping with Gaslamp Quarter, hike along Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve, and examine the collection at Timken Museum of Art.

To see maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the San Diego trip planner.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Monterey to San Diego in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. Traveling from Monterey in July, expect San Diego to be somewhat warmer, temps between 29°C and 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) early enough to travel to Phoenix.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Fun & Games
Find places to stay Jul 20 — 23:
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San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
Balboa Park ©
Balboa Park
Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve ©
Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve

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Phoenix

Phoenix ©
Phoenix is the capital and most populous city of the U.S. On the 24th (Sat), take an in-depth tour of Heard Museum, then take a memorable tour with Tours, and then get all the equipment you need at Buddy Stubbs Harley-Davidson. On the next day, admire the natural beauty at Japanese Friendship Garden of Phoenix, examine the collection at Musical Instrument Museum, and then discover the riches below the earth's surface at Four Peaks Mining Company.

For photos, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Phoenix holiday planner.

Traveling by flight from San Diego to Phoenix takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from San Diego to Phoenix is 1 hour. While traveling from San Diego, expect much warmer days and somewhat warmer nights in Phoenix, ranging from highs of 48°C to lows of 34°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) so you can travel to Austin.

Things to do in Phoenix

Museums Outdoors Tours

Side Trip

Four Peaks Mining Company
Find places to stay Jul 23 — 25:
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Musical Instrument Museum ©
Musical Instrument Museum
Balloon Rides
Heard Museum ©
Heard Museum

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Austin

Austin ©
Despite its laid-back college vibe, Austin is an influential center for politics, technology, film, and music.
Austin is known for museums, fun & games, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: have some family-friendly fun at The Escape Game Austin, stroll through Lady Bird Lake Hike-and-Bike Trail, take in the views from Congress Avenue Bridge / Austin Bats, and gain insight at University of Texas at Austin.

For where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, use the Austin online trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by flight from Phoenix to Austin takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Central Standard Time (CST) is 1 hour. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Phoenix in July: high temperatures in Austin hover around 43°C and lows are around 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) to allow enough time to take a bus to Dallas.

Things to do in Austin

Parks Museums Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jul 25 — 28:
Highlights from your plan
The Escape Game Austin ©
The Escape Game Austin
Bullock Texas State History Museum ©
Bullock Texas State History Museum
Barton Springs Pool ©
Barton Springs Pool

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Dallas

Dallas ©
One of the country's most popular shopping destinations, Dallas and its sprawling suburbs include more shopping centers per capita than any other urban center in America.
On the 29th (Thu), examine the collection at The George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum, then examine the collection at Perot Museum of Nature and Science, then see the interesting displays at The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza, and finally stop by Wild Bill's Western Store. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 30th (Fri): admire the natural beauty at Dallas Arboretum & Botanical Gardens and then appreciate the history behind John F. Kennedy Memorial Plaza.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Dallas trip maker.

Traveling by bus from Austin to Dallas takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 41°C in July, and nighttime lows around 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) early enough to travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Dallas

Museums Parks Shopping
Find places to stay Jul 28 — 30:
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The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza ©
The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza
Dallas Arboretum & Botanical Gardens ©
Dallas Arboretum & Botanical Gardens

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New Orleans

New Orleans ©
Known for its Creole cuisine, rich musical tradition, and nearby swamps and plantations, New Orleans is one of the nation's oldest cities.
New Orleans is known for historic sites, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: appreciate the extensive heritage of French Quarter, wander the streets of Garden District, examine the collection at The National WWII Museum, and explore the world behind art at The Sydney and Walda Besthoff Sculpture Garden at NOMA.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the New Orleans online tour itinerary maker.

Fly from Dallas to New Orleans in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of tram, flight, and car; or drive. Traveling from Dallas in July, expect nights in New Orleans to be about the same, around 31°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 31°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in New Orleans

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Find places to stay Jul 30 — Aug 2:
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Escape My Room New Orleans ©
Escape My Room New Orleans
French Quarter ©
French Quarter
St. Louis Cathedral ©
St. Louis Cathedral

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