13 days in United States Itinerary

13 days in United States Itinerary

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Start: Philadelphia
Fly:  7 h 30 min
1
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h 15 min
2
Death Valley National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
3
Las Vegas
— 1 day
Drive:  4 h 30 min
4
Grand Canyon National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  5 h 15 min
5
Bryce Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
6
Zion National Park
— 3 nights
Fly:  9 h 45 min
End: Philadelphia

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Sat): make an unforgettable trip to Disneyland Park and then take in the waterfront at Santa Monica Pier. On the 21st (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: don't miss a visit to Hollywood Walk of Fame, thenlook and learn at Griffith Observatory, thenexperience the excitement of Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey, and finally find something for the whole family at Universal Studios Hollywood.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Los Angeles trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Philadelphia to Los Angeles is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 3 hours. Traveling from Philadelphia in June, you will find days in Los Angeles are slightly colder (79°F), and nights are about the same (62°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) early enough to drive to Death Valley National Park.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Historic Sites Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Disneyland Park, Santa Monica Pier
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier

1
night
Death Valley National Park

Death Valley National Park ©
Extreme heat and dryness create extreme landscapes in Death Valley National Park.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): explore the striking landscape at Zabriskie Point, cruise along Artists Dr, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Badwater Basin.

For more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Death Valley National Park online trip maker.

Traveling by car from Los Angeles to Death Valley National Park takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of train, bus, and car. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Los Angeles in June; daily highs in Death Valley National Park reach 98°F and lows reach 68°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Death Valley National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Zabriskie Point ©
Zabriskie Point
Badwater Basin ©
Badwater Basin
Artists Dr ©
Artists Dr

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.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, admire the natural beauty at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, thenponder the design of Fountains of Bellagio, and finally take in panoramic vistas at High Roller.

To see where to stay, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, use the Las Vegas trip planner.

Traveling by car from Death Valley National Park to Las Vegas takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Death Valley National Park in June, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Las Vegas, with lows around 77°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area ©
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens ©

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Wed): tour the pleasant surroundings at Bright Angel Trail and then explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim. On your second day here, explore the stunning scenery at Yavapai Point, thentrek along South Kaibab Trail, thencruise along East Rim Drive, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Grand Canyon Railway Depot.

To see reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Grand Canyon National Park trip itinerary planning site.

Traveling by car from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park is 1 hour. Traveling from Las Vegas in June, expect nights in Grand Canyon National Park to be much colder, around 42°F, while days are slightly colder, around 85°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Bryce Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail
South Kaibab Trail ©
South Kaibab Trail

2
nights
Bryce Canyon National Park

Bryce Canyon National Park ©
You can find hoodoos--rock pillars formed by erosion--all around the world, but those of Bryce Canyon National Park remain the standard bearers thanks to their bright red color, tall stature, and arrangement in large amphitheaters.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Fri): hike along Queen's Garden Trail, thentake some stellar pictures from Sunset Point, thentrek along Navajo Loop Trail, and finally hike along Navajo/Queens Garden Loop. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get great views at Inspiration Point, take in panoramic vistas at Bryce Point, and then stop by Ruby's Inn Canyon Rock Shop.

To see where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Bryce Canyon National Park trip maker tool.

Drive from Grand Canyon National Park to Bryce Canyon National Park in 5.5 hours. When traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in June, plan for slightly colder days in Bryce Canyon National Park, with highs around 79°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 40°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) early enough to drive to Zion National Park.

Things to do in Bryce Canyon National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Navajo/Queens Garden Loop ©
Navajo/Queens Garden Loop
Navajo Loop Trail ©
Navajo Loop Trail
Inspiration Point ©
Inspiration Point

3
nights
Zion National Park

Zion National Park ©
Towering cliffs of red, white, and pink Navajo sandstone, stream-carved slot canyons, and big blue sky all characterize Zion National Park.
Zion National Park is known for nature, scenic drive, and trails. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape of Zion National Park, explore the stunning scenery at Zion's Main Canyon, tour the pleasant surroundings at The Narrows, and admire all the interesting features of Zion Canyon Scenic Drive.

To see ratings, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Zion National Park vacation planning site.

You can drive from Bryce Canyon National Park to Zion National Park in 3 hours. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Bryce Canyon National Park in June, with highs in Zion National Park at 94°F and lows at 50°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Tue) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Zion National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
The Narrows ©
The Narrows
Zion National Park ©
Zion National Park
Angel's Landing ©
Angel's Landing

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