21 days in United States Itinerary

21 days in United States Itinerary

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Fly
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San Francisco
— 5 nights
Drive
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Big Sur
— 1 night
Drive
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Los Angeles
— 3 nights
Drive
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San Diego
— 2 nights
Fly
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Las Vegas
— 4 nights
Drive
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Death Valley National Park
— 1 night
Drive
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Yosemite National Park
— 3 nights
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San Francisco

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Get a sense of the local culture at Anderson's Conn Valley Vineyards and Castello di Amorosa. Step out of the city life by going to Fitzgerald J V Marine Reserve and Muir Woods National Monument. Step out of San Francisco to go to Napa and see Farmer's Markets in Napa, which is approximately 1h 5 min away. It doesn't end there: shop like a local with City Lights Booksellers and buy something for everyone on your list at Ferry Building Marketplace.

To find out how to plan a trip to San Francisco, use our trip itinerary maker.

Liverpool, UK to San Francisco is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. You'll gain 8 hours traveling from Liverpool to San Francisco due to the time zone difference. July in San Francisco sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 16°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Thu) to allow time for the car ride to Big Sur.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks · Shopping · Wineries · Wildlife

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip

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Big Sur

Big Country of the South

A sparsely populated area with stunning views, Big Sur attracts artists and tourists traveling California’s scenic Highway 1.
On the 20th (Thu), take in the exciting artwork at Coast Gallery Big Sur, then kick back and relax at Pfeiffer State Beach, then enjoy the sea views from Point Sur State Historic Park, and finally take in the views from Bixby Bridge.

For more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, go to the Big Sur driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from San Francisco to Big Sur takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. July in Big Sur sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 15°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) early enough to go by car to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Big Sur

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature · Shopping
Highlights from your trip
Coast Gallery Big Sur ©
Art Gallery
Coast Gallery Big Sur
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Los Angeles

City of Angels

Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Step out of the city life by going to Santa Monica State Beach and Santa Monica Bay. Ronald Reagan Presidential Library and Museum and Rodeo Drive are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Explore Los Angeles' surroundings by going to Third Street Promenade (in Santa Monica) and Camarillo Premium Outlets (in Camarillo). Next up on the itinerary: stop by Studio City Farmers Market, enjoy the sand and surf at Venice Beach and Boardwalk, and stay fit while traveling at Original Muscle Beach.

To see other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read our Los Angeles trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Big Sur to Los Angeles takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of taxi and train. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Big Sur in July; daily highs in Los Angeles reach 33°C and lows reach 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) to allow time to drive to San Diego.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Beaches · Outdoors · Parks · Shopping

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
Santa Monica Bay ©
Must see
Santa Monica Bay
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San Diego

America's Finest City

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.
On the 24th (Mon), take in the waterfront at Seaport Village, look for gifts at Racine & Laramie Tobacco Shop, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Town San Diego State Historic Park. On the next day, revel in the low prices at Carlsbad Premium Outlets and then kick back and relax at La Jolla Shores Park.

To find reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the San Diego trip itinerary planning tool.

Getting from Los Angeles to San Diego by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or fly. While traveling from Los Angeles, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in San Diego, ranging from highs of 29°C to lows of 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) so you can travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in San Diego

Shopping · Parks · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
Seaport Village ©
Pier / Boardwalk
Seaport Village
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Las Vegas

Sin City

Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Shop till you drop at The Grand Canal Shoppes at The Venetian Resort and The Forum Shops at Caesars. Step off the beaten path and head to Sanders Family Winery and Pahrump Valley Winery. When in Las Vegas, make a side trip to see Valley of Fire State Park in Overton, approximately Overton away. And it doesn't end there: try your luck at Bellagio Hotel and Casino, stop by Las Vegas North Premium Outlets, take an unforgettable tour with a helicopter tour, and enjoy breathtaking views from High Roller.

For ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Las Vegas holiday maker website.

You can fly from San Diego to Las Vegas in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. While traveling from San Diego, expect much hotter days and a bit warmer nights in Las Vegas, ranging from highs of 47°C to lows of 32°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) so you can go by car to Death Valley National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Nature · Parks · Shopping · Tours

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip

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Death Valley National Park

Hottest, Driest, Lowest

Extreme heat and dryness create extreme landscapes in Death Valley National Park.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Sun): take in the dramatic natural features at Artists Palette and then play a few rounds at Furnace Creek Golf Course.

To see reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Death Valley National Park day trip planning website.

Getting from Las Vegas to Death Valley National Park by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and taxi; or take a bus. Traveling from Las Vegas in July, plan for slightly colder nights in Death Valley National Park, with lows around 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Mon) early enough to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Death Valley National Park

Golf · Outdoors · Nature · Parks
Highlights from your trip
Artists Palette ©
Geologic Formation
Artists Palette
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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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Bodie State Historic Park and El Portal Market. Visiting Vernal Fall and Nevada Falls Loop will get you outdoors. There's still lots to do: trek along Lembert Dome, don't miss a visit to Olmsted Point, explore the activities along Tenaya Lake, and admire the masterpieces at Yosemite Museum Gallery.

To see maps, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Yosemite National Park trip planner.

Drive from Death Valley National Park to Yosemite National Park in 4.5 hours. When traveling from Death Valley National Park in July, plan for slightly colder days in Yosemite National Park, with highs around 33°C, while nights are cooler with lows around 9°C. On the 3rd (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Trails · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
Tuolumne Meadows ©
Hiking Trail
Tuolumne Meadows
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Vernal Fall ©
Waterfall
Vernal Fall
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Nevada Falls Loop ©
Hiking Trail
Nevada Falls Loop
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