15 days in United States Itinerary

15 days in United States Itinerary

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1
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
2
Williams
— 1 night
3
Grand Canyon National Park
— 1 night
4
Monument Valley
— 1 night
5
Kanab
— 1 night
6
Las Vegas
— 1 night
7
Bishop
— 1 night
8
Yosemite National Park
— 2 nights
9
San Francisco
— 2 nights
10
Santa Barbara
— 1 night

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.
Here are some ideas for day two: pause for some photo ops at Guitar Center, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Venice Beach and Boardwalk, then kick back and relax at Will Rogers State Beach, and finally kick back and relax at Santa Monica State Beach.

For reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Los Angeles trip itinerary planner.

Madrid, Spain to Los Angeles is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 9 hours. Traveling from Madrid in September, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 22°C in Los Angeles. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) early enough to travel to Williams.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Malibu, Santa Monica State Beach
Highlights from your plan
Santa Monica State Beach ©
Santa Monica State Beach
Venice Beach and Boardwalk ©
Venice Beach and Boardwalk
Zuma Beach ©
Zuma Beach

1
night
Williams

Williams ©
A tiny town with big tourist appeal, Williams lies on one of the first highways ever built in America, the iconic "Route 66." The town boasts many inns, motels, restaurants, and shops, although its most important feature is serving as the southern terminus of a scenic railway leading to the area's most famous tourist attraction, the World Heritage-listed Grand Canyon.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Thu): play a few rounds at Elephant Rocks at Williams, then pause for some serene contemplation at St Joseph Catholic Church, then look for gifts at Thunder Eagle Native Art, and finally take in breathtaking views at Sycamore Canyon.

To find where to stay, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read our Williams trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Los Angeles to Williams in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Los Angeles to Williams, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Los Angeles in September: high temperatures in Williams hover around 27°C and lows are around 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Williams

Outdoors · Nature · Golf
Highlights from your plan
Elephant Rocks at Williams ©
Elephant Rocks at Williams
St Joseph Catholic Church ©
St Joseph Catholic Church
Thunder Eagle Native Art ©
Thunder Eagle Native Art

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.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Fri): get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, then explore the stunning scenery at Yavapai Point, and then take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim.

For where to stay, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Grand Canyon National Park day trip website.

Traveling by car from Williams to Grand Canyon National Park takes 1.5 hours. In September in Grand Canyon National Park, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 7°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) so you can travel to Monument Valley.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Wildlife · Tours · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Nature & Wildlife Tours
Yavapai Point ©
Yavapai Point

1
night
Monument Valley

Monument Valley is a region of the Colorado Plateau characterized by a cluster of vast sandstone buttes, the largest reaching 1000ft above the valley floor. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sat): make a trip to Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park, trek along Wildcat Trail, and then get interesting insight from Tours.

For other places to visit, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Monument Valley trip tool.

Getting from Grand Canyon National Park to Monument Valley by combination of flight and car takes about 5.5 hours. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in September; daily highs in Monument Valley reach 32°C and lows reach 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) early enough to drive to Kanab.

Things to do in Monument Valley

Outdoors · Parks · Tours
Highlights from your plan
Off-Road Tours
Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park ©
Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park
Wildcat Trail ©
Wildcat Trail

1
night
Kanab

Kanab is a city in and the county seat of Kane County, Utah, United States. Start off your visit on the 20th (Sun): see Off-Road Tours, look for all kinds of wild species at Best Friends Animal Sanctuary, take in the exciting artwork at Raven's Heart Gallery, then hike along Many Pools Trail, and finally get engrossed in the history at Historical Kanab Library.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, read Kanab trip planner.

Traveling by car from Monument Valley to Kanab takes 4 hours. In September, daytime highs in Kanab are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Kanab

Outdoors · Parks · Tours

Side Trip

Many Pools Trail
Highlights from your plan
Off-Road Tours
Best Friends Animal Sanctuary ©
Best Friends Animal Sanctuary
Raven's Heart Gallery ©
Raven's Heart Gallery

1
night
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 21st (Mon), take in the dramatic natural features at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, admire the natural beauty at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, then ponder the design of Fountains of Bellagio, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Eiffel Tower Viewing Deck.

To see where to stay, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Las Vegas driving holiday planning site.

Traveling by car from Kanab to Las Vegas takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Kanab to Las Vegas. When traveling from Kanab in September, plan for somewhat warmer days in Las Vegas, with highs around 39°C, while nights are warmer with lows around 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Bishop.

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
Bishop

Bishop ©
Bishop is a city in Inyo County, California, United States. Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Tue): trek along North Lake Campground, take a peaceful walk through Ancient Bristlecone Pine Forest, and then look for gifts at Bishop Visitor Center.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Bishop trip itinerary maker site.

Drive from Las Vegas to Bishop in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. Plan for much colder nights when traveling from Las Vegas in September since evenings lows in Bishop dip to 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) so you can catch the bus to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Bishop

Parks · Outdoors · Trails
Highlights from your plan
Ancient Bristlecone Pine Forest ©
Ancient Bristlecone Pine Forest

2
nights
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.
On the 23rd (Wed), stroll through Panorama Trail, then explore the striking landscape at Sentinel Dome, then take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier Point, and finally make a trip to Yosemite Village. Here are some ideas for day two: hike along Four Mile Trail, then admire the sheer force of Vernal Fall, then trek along Nevada Falls Loop, and finally explore the striking landscape at El Capitan.

Planning Yosemite National Park trip won't be overwheling when you use's Insprock itinerary maker.

Traveling by bus from Bishop to Yosemite National Park takes 3 hours. Traveling from Bishop in September, expect Yosemite National Park to be slightly colder, temps between 27°C and 3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Panorama Trail ©
Panorama Trail
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Sentinel Dome ©
Sentinel Dome

2
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
On the 25th (Fri), kick back and relax at Baker Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at China Beach, and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Alcatraz Island. On your second day here, enjoy the sand and surf at Fort Funston National Park, then snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Marshall’s Beach.

For where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the San Francisco road trip tool.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and subway; or take a bus. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in San Francisco, with lows of 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) early enough to travel to Santa Barbara.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Fort Funston National Park ©
Fort Funston National Park

1
night
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.
On the 27th (Sun), enjoy the sand and surf at Butterfly Beach, then explore the landscape on two wheels at Carpenteria Bluffs Nature Preserve, then look for all kinds of wild species at Douglas Family Preserve, and finally stroll through Thousand Steps Beach.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Santa Barbara day trip tool.

Fly from San Francisco to Santa Barbara in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Santa Barbara are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Santa Barbara

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Carpenteria Bluffs Nature Preserve, Butterfly Beach
Highlights from your plan
Carpenteria Bluffs Nature Preserve ©
Carpenteria Bluffs Nature Preserve
Butterfly Beach ©
Butterfly Beach
Douglas Family Preserve ©
Douglas Family Preserve

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