17 days in United States Itinerary

17 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Manchester
Fly + Bus:  14 h
1
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
Fly:  3 h 15 min
2
San Diego
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
3
Los Angeles
— 3 nights
Bus:  4 h 15 min
4
Yosemite National Park
— 3 nights
Bus + Fly:  4 h
5
San Francisco
— 5 nights
Fly:  14 h
End: Manchester

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.
Step out of Las Vegas with an excursion to Hoover Dam in Boulder City--about 50 minutes away. There's lots more to do: admire the local landmark of Fountains of Bellagio, take in panoramic vistas at Eiffel Tower Viewing Deck, see the interesting displays at The Mob Museum, and take in breathtaking views at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area.

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

Manchester, UK to Las Vegas is an approximately 14.5- hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of train, flight, and bus; or do a combination of train, flight, and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 8 hours traveling from Manchester to Las Vegas. Prepare for warmer weather when traveling from Manchester in July: high temperatures in Las Vegas hover around 47°C and lows are around 32°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) early enough to travel to San Diego.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Shopping Neighborhoods

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

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Fri): pause for some photo ops at Cabrillo National Monument and then admire nature's wide array of creatures at San Diego Zoo. Keep things going the next day: see the interesting displays at USS Midway Museum and then let the kids burn off some steam at Balboa Park.

To find reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, read our San Diego trip itinerary planner.

Fly from Las Vegas to San Diego in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Las Vegas in July, plan for colder days in San Diego, with highs around 29°C, while nights are a bit cooler with lows around 23°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sat) so you can go by car to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Fun & Games
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San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
USS Midway Museum ©
USS Midway Museum
Balboa Park ©
Balboa Park

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.
Go for a jaunt from Los Angeles to Anaheim to see Disneyland Park about 36 minutes away. The adventure continues: find something for the whole family at Universal Studios Hollywood, see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory, catch some excitement at Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey, and see the interesting displays at The Getty Center.

To find reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Los Angeles holiday app.

Getting from San Diego to Los Angeles by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or fly. When traveling from San Diego in August, plan for a bit warmer days in Los Angeles, with highs around 34°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can take a bus to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Fun & Games

Side Trips

Santa Monica Pier, Disneyland Park
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Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita ©
Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood

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.
Yosemite National Park is known for nature, trails, and scenic drive. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier Point, hike along Lembert Dome, make a trip to Olmsted Point, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Panorama Trail.

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You can take a bus from Los Angeles to Yosemite National Park in 12 hours. Expect much colder evenings in Yosemite National Park when traveling from Los Angeles in August, with lows around 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature
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Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Tuolumne Meadows ©
Tuolumne Meadows
Panorama Trail ©
Panorama Trail

5
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
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: head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, get curious at Exploratorium, wander the streets of Fisherman's Wharf, and indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area.

To find more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the San Francisco trip itinerary planner.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in August, expect nights in San Francisco to be a bit warmer, around 17°C, while days are slightly colder, around 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Museums Parks Childrens Museums
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Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

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