19 days in United States Itinerary

19 days in United States Itinerary

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Start: Istanbul, Turkey
+2
Fly + Taxi + Bus:  9 h 30 min
1
Grand Canyon National Park
— Few hours
Drive:  7 h 30 min
2
Los Angeles
— 5 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
3
San Diego
— 5 nights
Drive:  5 h 30 min
4
Death Valley National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
5
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h
6
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Fly:  15 h
End: Istanbul, Turkey

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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.
To find more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Grand Canyon National Park holiday planner.

Istanbul, Turkey to Grand Canyon National Park is an approximately 25- hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of flight, taxi, and bus; or do a combination of flight and shuttle. The time zone difference when traveling from Istanbul to Grand Canyon National Park is minus 10 hours. Traveling from Istanbul in August, expect nights in Grand Canyon National Park to be much colder, around 11°C, while days are little chillier, around 31°C. On the 28th (Sun), you're off to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Outdoors Parks Tours
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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.
Step out of the city life by going to Venice Beach and Boardwalk and Santa Monica Bay. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Los Angeles: Anaheim (Disneyland Park & Disney California Adventure Park). Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at Santa Monica State Beach, take a leisurely stroll along Santa Monica Pier, get interesting insight from Bikes And Hikes LA, and admire the striking features of Walt Disney Concert Hall.

To see ratings, photos, and tourist information, read Los Angeles travel route site.

Traveling by car from Grand Canyon National Park to Los Angeles takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of shuttle and flight. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Los Angeles, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in August, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Los Angeles, with lows around 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Fri) so you can go by car to San Diego.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Outdoors Parks Theme Parks

Side Trips

Santa Monica, Anaheim
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Santa Monica State Beach ©
Santa Monica State Beach
Venice Beach and Boardwalk ©
Venice Beach and Boardwalk
Santa Monica Bay ©
Santa Monica Bay

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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.
Get in touch with nature at Mission Beach Park and Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve. categoryPhrases.sentence.Spend_the_day_exploring_the_fascinating_underwater_world_at SeaWorld San Diego. There's much more to do: get to know the resident critters at San Diego Zoo, walk around Sunset Cliffs Natural Park, pause for some photo ops at Cabrillo National Monument, and admire the natural beauty at Botanical Building and Lily Pond.

For ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the San Diego trip planner.

Traveling by car from Los Angeles to San Diego takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. When traveling from Los Angeles in September, plan for little chillier days in San Diego, with highs around 30°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 23°C. On the 7th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Death Valley National Park.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Theme Parks
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Mission Beach Park ©
Mission Beach Park
Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve ©
Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve
San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo

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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 8th (Thu): explore the striking landscape at Zabriskie Point.

For other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Death Valley National Park trip planner.

You can drive from San Diego to Death Valley National Park in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, bus, and taxi; or do a combination of train, bus, and car. While traveling from San Diego, expect somewhat warmer days and slightly colder nights in Death Valley National Park, ranging from highs of 38°C to lows of 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Death Valley National Park

Parks Nature
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Zabriskie Point ©
Zabriskie Point

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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.
Step out of Las Vegas to go to Boulder City and see Hoover Dam, which is approximately 50 minutes away. There's much more to do: explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, ponder the design of Fountains of Bellagio, try to win big at Bellagio Hotel and Casino, and admire the natural beauty at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens.

To see where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read 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. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Las Vegas when traveling from Death Valley National Park in September, with lows around 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trip

Hoover Dam
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Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area ©
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area
Hoover Dam ©
Hoover Dam

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Get outdoors at Alcatraz Island and Fort Funston National Park. Step out of San Francisco to go to Mill Valley and see Muir Woods National Monument, which is approximately 48 minutes away. The adventure continues: snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, admire the masterpieces at Legion of Honor, walk around Golden Gate Park, and make a trip to Lombard Street.

For maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the San Francisco trip itinerary maker.

You can fly from Las Vegas to San Francisco in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and subway; or drive. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Las Vegas in September, with highs in San Francisco at 28°C and lows at 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Muir Woods National Monument
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Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Muir Woods National Monument ©
Muir Woods National Monument
Fort Funston National Park ©
Fort Funston National Park

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