25 days in United States Itinerary

25 days in United States Itinerary

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Start: Tel Aviv
Fly:  17 h
1
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
2
Carmel
— 1 night
Bus:  4 h 45 min
3
Yosemite National Park
— 3 nights
Bus:  4 h 15 min
4
Los Angeles
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
5
San Diego
— 3 nights
Fly:  3 h 30 min
6
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
Drive:  4 h 30 min
7
Grand Canyon National Park
— 4 nights
Drive:  5 h 30 min
8
Moab
— 1 day
Drive:  4 h
9
Aspen
— 2 nights
Fly:  21 h
End: Tel Aviv

3
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Alcatraz Island and Golden Gate Bridge. Escape the urban bustle at Marshall’s Beach and Lincoln Park. There's still lots to do: take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, wander the streets of Nob Hill, stop by SoMa, and enjoy the sand and surf at China Beach.

For ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the San Francisco trip itinerary tool.

Tel Aviv, Israel to San Francisco is an approximately 18-hour flight. Traveling from Tel Aviv to San Francisco, you'll gain 10 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Tel Aviv in September; daily highs in San Francisco reach 28°C and lows reach 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Carmel.

Things to do in San Francisco

Neighborhoods Parks Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

1
night
Carmel

Carmel ©
Carmel-by-the-Sea, often simply called Carmel, is a city in Monterey County, California, United States, founded in 1902 and incorporated on October 31, 1916. On the 1st (Tue), stroll through Del Mar Beach, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Pacific Grove Shoreline Parkway Marine Refuge, and then kick back and relax at Point Lobos.

To find where to stay, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Carmel day trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from San Francisco to Carmel takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) so you can take a bus to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Carmel

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Pacific Grove Shoreline Parkway Marine Refuge
Highlights from your plan
Point Lobos ©
Point Lobos

3
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.
Escape the urban bustle at Glacier Point and Panorama Trail. There's still lots to do: hike along Tuolumne Meadows, make a trip to Olmsted Point, explore the striking landscape at Taft Point, and identify plant and animal life at North Dome.

To see where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read our Yosemite National Park online attractions planner.

You can take a bus from Carmel to Yosemite National Park in 15.5 hours. Traveling from Carmel in October, plan for cooler nights in Yosemite National Park, with lows around -2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) to allow time to take a bus to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Panorama Trail ©
Panorama Trail
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Tuolumne Meadows ©
Tuolumne Meadows

3
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.
Visiting Santa Monica State Beach and Will Rogers State Beach will get you outdoors. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at The Getty Center and Angelino Heights Historic Area. Step out of Los Angeles with an excursion to Disneyland Park in Anaheim--about 36 minutes away. There's still lots to do: wander the streets of El Pueblo de Los Angeles, stroll through Venice Beach and Boardwalk, and admire the striking features of Walt Disney Concert Hall.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Los Angeles road trip planning website.

Traveling by bus from Yosemite National Park to Los Angeles takes 12 hours. While traveling from Yosemite National Park, expect a bit warmer days and much hotter nights in Los Angeles, ranging from highs of 32°C to lows of 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) to allow time to drive to San Diego.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Santa Monica State Beach, Disneyland Park
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Santa Monica State Beach ©
Santa Monica State Beach

3
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.
Get outdoors at Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve and Black's Beach. Get some cultural insight at USS Midway Museum and Maritime Museum of San Diego. There's more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at La Jolla Cove and meet the residents at San Diego Zoo.

To find ratings, reviews, photos, and tourist information, go to the San Diego holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Los Angeles to San Diego takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in October, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) early enough to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve ©
Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve
La Jolla Cove ©
La Jolla Cove
USS Midway Museum ©
USS Midway Museum

3
nights
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.
Get a sense of the local culture at The Strip and The Mob Museum. Take a break from the city and head to Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area and Adrenaline & Extreme Tours. There's much more to do: try to win big at Casino At The Venetian, admire the local landmark of Fountains of Bellagio, make a trip to Paris Las Vegas, and take in nature's colorful creations at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Las Vegas online travel planner.

Getting from San Diego to Las Vegas by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) early enough to drive to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Fun & Games Casinos Parks
Highlights from your plan
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area ©
The Strip ©
The Strip
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum

4
nights
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.
Get in touch with nature at Grand Canyon South Rim and Bright Angel Trail. There's much more to do: trek along Rim Trail, take in breathtaking views at Yavapai Point, tour the pleasant surroundings at South Kaibab Trail, and get great views at Hopi Point.

To see photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Grand Canyon National Park route app.

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. Traveling from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Las Vegas in October, you will find days in Grand Canyon National Park are a bit cooler (22°C), and nights are colder (0°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Moab.

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
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail

1
day
Moab

Moab ©
The gateway to Utah's popular canyon country, Moab sits engulfed in the middle of desert wilderness.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Fri): take in the awesome beauty at Arches National Park.

For ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Moab online driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Grand Canyon National Park to Moab takes 5.5 hours. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in October, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 6°C in Moab. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Aspen.

Things to do in Moab

Nature Parks Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Arches National Park ©
Arches National Park

2
nights
Aspen

Aspen ©
Known as a ski resort town, Aspen's history goes back to its roots as a silver-mining village tucked away in an isolated valley of the Rocky Mountains.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Sat): take in the awesome beauty at Maroon Bells. On the next day, hike along Maroon Lake Scenic Trail and then explore and take pictures at Independence Pass.

For more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Aspen online trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Moab to Aspen in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, flight, and bus; or fly. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Moab in October; daily highs in Aspen reach 18°C and lows reach -1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Aspen

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Maroon Bells ©
Maroon Bells
Maroon Lake Scenic Trail ©
Maroon Lake Scenic Trail
Independence Pass ©
Independence Pass

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