11 days in United States Itinerary

11 days in United States Itinerary

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11 days in United States Itinerary

Istanbul
Fly:  9​h 30​min
Los Angeles
— 1 night
Drive:  30​min
Anaheim
— 1 night
Drive:  7​h 15​min
Yosemite National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 15​min
San Francisco
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
Las Vegas
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h
San Diego
— 1 night
Drive:  8​h 30​min
Grand Canyon National Park
— 1 night
bus + Fly:  25​h
Istanbul

2
days
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.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Thu): tour the pleasant surroundings at Santa Monica Bay, then explore and take pictures at Venice Beach and Boardwalk, and then see the interesting displays at Getty Center Publications. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: identify plant and animal life at Santa Monica Beach, then stop by Amoeba Music, and then see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory.

To see more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Los Angeles holiday planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Istanbul, Turkey to Los Angeles. You'll gain 10 hours traveling from Istanbul to Los Angeles due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Istanbul in September, plan for a bit warmer days in Los Angeles, with highs around 34°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) early enough to take a train to Anaheim.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Santa Monica Beach
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Venice Beach and Boardwalk ©
Venice Beach and Boardwalk
Santa Monica Beach ©
Santa Monica Beach
Griffith Observatory ©
Griffith Observatory

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Anaheim

Anaheim ©
Anaheim's major attractions are its world-famous Disney entertainment complex, sports teams, and convention center.
On the 10th (Sat), admire the majestic nature at Crystal Cove.

To find other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, use the Anaheim vacation builder.

Anaheim is very close to Los Angeles. In September, plan for daily highs up to 37°C, and evening lows to 22°C. On the 10th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Anaheim

Beaches Outdoors Nature

Side Trip

Crystal Cove
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Crystal Cove ©
Crystal Cove

1
day
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.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sun): take in the dramatic natural features at Half Dome.

For other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, use the Yosemite National Park tour planner.

You can do a combination of bus, flight, and car from Anaheim to Yosemite National Park in 6 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Anaheim in September, plan for little chillier days in Yosemite National Park, with highs around 28°C, while nights are cooler with lows around 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Nature Parks
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Half Dome ©
Half Dome

2
days
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 12th (Mon): look for gifts at Ferry Building Marketplace, then take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, and then step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz. On your second day here, stop by Union Square and then stroll through Twin Peaks.

For maps, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, go to the San Francisco travel itinerary creator.

Drive from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Yosemite National Park in September since evenings lows in San Francisco dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) to allow time to fly to Las Vegas.

Things to do in San Francisco

Neighborhoods Historic Sites Nature
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Twin Peaks ©
Twin Peaks
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf
Fisherman's Wharf

1
day
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 14th (Wed), take in the dramatic natural features at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area.

For more things to do, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Las Vegas itinerary builder.

Fly from San Francisco to Las Vegas in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from San Francisco in September, you will find days in Las Vegas are much hotter (41°C), and nights are somewhat warmer (27°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) early enough to catch the flight to San Diego.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Nature Parks
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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.
On the 15th (Thu), kick back and relax at Mission Beach Park.

To find traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, use the San Diego trip generator.

Fly from Las Vegas to San Diego in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Las Vegas in September, things will get a bit cooler in San Diego: highs are around 29°C and lows about 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in San Diego

Beaches Outdoors Parks
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Mission Beach Park ©
Mission Beach Park

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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.
On the 16th (Fri), take some stellar pictures from Yaki Point, hike along South Kaibab Trail, and then explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim.

To find reviews, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Grand Canyon National Park trip itinerery planner.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from San Diego to Grand Canyon National Park in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of train and bus. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is 1 hour. Expect much colder evenings in Grand Canyon National Park when traveling from San Diego in September, with lows around 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
South Kaibab Trail ©
South Kaibab Trail
Yaki Point ©
Yaki Point

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