15 days in United States Itinerary

15 days in United States Itinerary

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San Francisco
— 2 nights
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Los Angeles
— 2 nights
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Las Vegas
— 3 nights
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Aspen
— 2 nights
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Austin
— 1 night
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New Orleans
— 1 night
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Nashville
— 1 night
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Pigeon Forge
— 2 nights

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
San Francisco is known for nature, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, walk around Golden Gate Park, browse the different shops at Ferry Building Marketplace, and get great views at Battery Spencer.

To see maps, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the San Francisco trip tool.

London, UK to San Francisco is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. You'll gain 8 hours traveling from London to San Francisco due to the time zone difference. August in San Francisco sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) so you can travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Francisco

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Must see
Alcatraz Island
4.7
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Pier / Boardwalk
Fisherman's Wharf
3.4

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Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©

City of Angels

Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
On the 18th (Wed), take in the waterfront at Santa Monica Pier and then get in on the family fun at Disneyland Park. On the next day, get in on the family fun at Universal Studios Hollywood.

To find reviews, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Los Angeles vacation planner.

Traveling by flight from San Francisco to Los Angeles takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In August, Los Angeles is a bit warmer than San Francisco - with highs of 34°C and lows of 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) so you can travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks · Historic Sites

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Disney Park / Activity
Disneyland Park
4.2
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Theme Park
Universal Studios Hollywood
4.4
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Pier / Boardwalk
Santa Monica Pier
4.1

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Las Vegas

Las Vegas ©

Sin City

Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Las Vegas is known for nightlife, shopping, and casinos. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Fountains of Bellagio, try your luck at Casino at the MGM Grand, explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, and take in nature's colorful creations at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens.

To see ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Las Vegas road trip planning app.

Traveling by flight from Los Angeles to Las Vegas takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. In August, Las Vegas is a bit warmer than Los Angeles - with highs of 45°C and lows of 29°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) so you can travel to Aspen.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Shopping · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Fun & Games
Find places to stay Aug 19 — 22:
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Aspen

Aspen ©

Rocky Mountain High

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.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Maroon Bells. On the next day, stroll through The John Denver Sanctuary, then take in the local highlights with Dean's Aspen Tours, and then let the river carry you with Elk Mountain Expeditions.

To see reviews, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Aspen day trip tool.

Traveling by flight from Las Vegas to Aspen takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time is 1 hour. In August, Aspen is cooler than Las Vegas - with highs of 29°C and lows of 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough to travel to Austin.

Things to do in Aspen

Parks · Nature · Tours · Outdoors
Find places to stay Aug 22 — 24:
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Must see
Maroon Bells
4.8
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River Rafting / Tubing
Elk Mountain Expeditions
5.0

1
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Austin

Austin ©

Live Music Capital of the World

Despite its laid-back college vibe, Austin is an influential center for politics, technology, film, and music.
On the 25th (Wed), let the river carry you with ATXcursions, then contemplate the waterfront views at Barton Springs Pool, and then admire the landmark architecture of The Driskill.

For reviews, ratings, photos, and tourist information, read Austin trip planner.

You can fly from Aspen to Austin in 6.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Aspen to Austin due to the time zone difference. Expect much hotter temperatures when traveling from Aspen in August; daily highs in Austin reach 43°C and lows reach 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) early enough to travel to New Orleans.

Things to do in Austin

Outdoors · Tours · Adventure · Nature
Find places to stay Aug 24 — 25:
Highlights from your trip
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River Rafting / Tubing
ATXcursions
5.0
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Hot Spring
Barton Springs Pool
4.4
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Architectural Building
The Driskill
4.5

1
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New Orleans

New Orleans ©

The Big Easy

Known for its Creole cuisine, rich musical tradition, and nearby swamps and plantations, New Orleans is one of the nation's oldest cities.
On the 26th (Thu), learn about all things military at The National WWII Museum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Louis Cathedral, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of French Quarter.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our New Orleans road trip planning site.

Getting from Austin to New Orleans by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Austin in August: highs in New Orleans hover around 32°C, while lows dip to 32°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough to travel to Nashville.

Things to do in New Orleans

Find places to stay Aug 25 — 26:
Highlights from your trip
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Historic Walking Area
French Quarter
4.1
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Military Museum
The National WWII Museum
4.8

1
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Nashville

Nashville ©

Music City U.S.A.

Known as the capital of country music, the thriving city of Nashville combines old-world southern charm with a progressive urban flair.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Fri): stop by Smith Creek Moonshine, then catch a live performance at Grand Ole Opry, then see the interesting displays at Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum, and finally savor the flavors at Food & Drink.

To see traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Nashville itinerary website.

Fly from New Orleans to Nashville in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. When traveling from New Orleans in August, plan for a bit warmer days and little chillier nights in Nashville: temperatures range from 37°C by day to 24°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Pigeon Forge.

Things to do in Nashville

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Highlights from your trip
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Theater
Grand Ole Opry
4.6
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Beer Tasting / Tour
Beer Tastings & Tours
4.9

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Pigeon Forge

Pigeon Forge ©

Center of Fun in the Smokies

A tiny town with big tourist appeal, Pigeon Forge bills itself as the "Center of Fun in the Smokies." Just a short drive from the national park protecting the diverse plant and animal life of the Great Smoky Mountains, the town features numerous places to visit, such as bars, restaurants, cafes, theaters, and shops.
On the 28th (Sat), take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount LeConte, walk around Chimneys Picnic Area, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Ole Smoky Tennessee Moonshine, then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Ole Smoky Whiskey Barrelhouse, then sample the fine beverages at Sugarlands Distilling Company, and finally sample the fine beverages at Ole Smoky.

For where to stay, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Pigeon Forge tour itinerary site.

Drive from Nashville to Pigeon Forge in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of bus, subway, and car. Traveling from Nashville to Pigeon Forge, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In August, daytime highs in Pigeon Forge are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 23°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Pigeon Forge

Parks · Nature · Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 27 — 29:
Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Mount LeConte
4.9

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