37 days in United States Itinerary

37 days in United States Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States holiday planner
Make it your trip
Drive
1
San Diego
— 3 nights
Drive
2
Palm Springs
— 3 nights
Drive
3
Las Vegas
— 4 nights
Drive
4
Death Valley National Park
— 1 night
Drive
5
Yosemite National Park
— 1 night
Drive
6
South Lake Tahoe
— 2 nights
Drive
7
Sacramento
— 1 night
Drive
8
San Francisco
— 7 nights
Drive
9
Big Sur
— 2 nights
Drive
10
Santa Barbara
— 1 night
Drive
11
Santa Monica
— 11 nights
Drive

S M T W T F S
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
1

San Diego — 3 nights

America's Finest City

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 23rd (Tue): test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms. Keep things going the next day: enjoy the sea views from Old Point Loma Lighthouse, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Fort Rosecrans National Cemetery, then walk around Sunset Cliffs Natural Park, and finally capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the San Diego trip planning website.

Los Angeles to San Diego is an approximately 2-hour car ride. You can also fly; or take a bus. In May in San Diego, expect temperatures between 25°C during the day and 19°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) so you can go by car to Palm Springs.
more
Historic Sites · Museums · Fun & Games · Parks
Find places to stay May 23 — 26:

Palm Springs — 3 nights

Step off the beaten path and head to San Jacinto Mountain and Mount San Jacinto State Park and Wilderness.

Plan my Palm Springs trip by asking Inspirock to come up with tips and suggestions.

Traveling by car from San Diego to Palm Springs takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from San Diego in May, you will find days in Palm Springs are much hotter (39°C), and nights are about the same (22°C). On the 29th (Mon), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Las Vegas.
more
Parks · Museums · Nature · Trails
Side Trip
Find places to stay May 26 — 29:

Las Vegas — 4 nights

Sin City

Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Explore hidden gems such as Food Tours and Shelby American Inc. Go for a jaunt from Las Vegas to Henderson to see Green Valley Range about 32 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: take in breathtaking views at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, make a trip to Fountains of Bellagio, take in nature's colorful creations at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, and engage your brain at Bodies The Exhibition.

To find more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Las Vegas road trip planning app.

Getting from Palm Springs to Las Vegas by flight takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of car and bus. While traveling from Palm Springs, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Las Vegas, ranging from highs of 36°C to lows of 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) to allow time to drive to Death Valley National Park.
more
Museums · Tours · Parks · Nature
Side Trip
Find places to stay May 29 — Jun 2:

Death Valley National Park — 1 night

Hottest, Driest, Lowest

Extreme heat and dryness create extreme landscapes in Death Valley National Park.
On the 2nd (Fri), don't miss a visit to Mesquite Flat Sand Dunes, contemplate the long history of Harmony Borax Works, cruise along Artists Dr, contemplate the waterfront views at Badwater Basin, then explore the striking landscape at Devil's Golf Course, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Zabriskie Point.

To see ratings, reviews, maps, and tourist information, use the Death Valley National Park online holiday planner.

Drive from Las Vegas to Death Valley National Park in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or take a bus. Traveling from Las Vegas in June, things will get little chillier in Death Valley National Park: highs are around 43°C and lows about 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Yosemite National Park.
more
Nature · Parks · Scenic Drive · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jun 2 — 3:

Yosemite National Park — 1 night

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 3rd (Sat), explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point, then take in the dramatic natural features at Sentinel Dome, then get great views at Valley View, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Yosemite Falls.

For maps, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Yosemite National Park sightseeing app.

You can drive from Death Valley National Park to Yosemite National Park in 4.5 hours. Traveling from Death Valley National Park in June, you will find days in Yosemite National Park are little chillier (30°C), and nights are colder (7°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) to allow time to travel to South Lake Tahoe.
more
Nature · Parks
Find places to stay Jun 3 — 4:

South Lake Tahoe — 2 nights

High in the Sierra Nevada mountains on the shore of one of America’s most scenic lakes, South Lake Tahoe captures the spirit of the outdoors and serves as a hub for tourism activities surrounding the lake.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sun): fly down the slopes at Rock House Discount Ski & Snowboard Rentals, admire the majestic nature at Sugar Pine State Park, then steep yourself in history at Hellman-Ehrman Mansion, and finally explore the activities along Fallen Leaf Lake. On your second day here, trek along Rubicon Trail, tour the pleasant surroundings at Lakeside Beach, and then take a memorable tour with Tours.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read our South Lake Tahoe trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Yosemite National Park to South Lake Tahoe in 3 hours. June in South Lake Tahoe sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 5°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Sacramento.
more
Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Trails
Side Trips
Find places to stay Jun 4 — 6:

Sacramento — 1 night

River City

The capital city of America's most economically significant state, Sacramento is an important stop for any politico.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Tue): get engrossed in the history at California State Indian Museum, admire the natural beauty at California State Capitol Museum, then see the interesting displays at California State Railroad Museum, and finally make a trip to The Barn.

To see maps and more tourist information, go to the Sacramento trip itinerary planning site.

You can drive from South Lake Tahoe to Sacramento in 2 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from South Lake Tahoe in June; daily highs in Sacramento reach 38°C and lows reach 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) early enough to drive to San Francisco.
more
Museums · Parks
Side Trip
Find places to stay Jun 6 — 7:

San Francisco — 7 nights

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Wine Tours & Tastings and Golden Gate Park. Explore San Francisco's surroundings by going to Muir Woods National Monument (in Mill Valley) and Stanford University (in Palo Alto). The adventure continues: make a trip to Golden Gate Bridge, contemplate the waterfront views at San Francisco Bay, see the interesting displays at Walt Disney Family Museum, and get interesting insight from Tours.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read San Francisco trip planner.

You can drive from Sacramento to San Francisco in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Traveling from Sacramento in June, you will find days in San Francisco are much colder (25°C), and nights are about the same (15°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Big Sur.
more
Tours · Parks · Nature · Wineries
Side Trips
Find places to stay Jun 7 — 14:

Big Sur — 2 nights

Big Country of the South

A sparsely populated area with stunning views, Big Sur attracts artists and tourists traveling California’s scenic Highway 1.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Wed): snap pictures at Bixby Bridge, don't miss a visit to Rocky Creek Bridge, and then walk around Garland Ranch Regional Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 15th (Thu): admire the natural beauty at Hawthorne Gallery, kick back and relax at Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park, admire the sheer force of McWay Falls, then stroll through Partington Cove, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Pfeiffer State Beach.

For more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, use the Big Sur trip builder app.

Getting from San Francisco to Big Sur by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 23°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) so you can go by car to Santa Barbara.
more
Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Nature
Side Trip
Find places to stay Jun 14 — 16:

Santa Barbara — 1 night

The American Riviera

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.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Fri): make a trip to Santa Barbara County Courthouse, then take in nature's colorful creations at Alice Keck Park Memorial Gardens, then make a trip to Old Mission Santa Barbara, and finally don't miss a visit to Chaucer's Bookstore.

For reviews, photos, and tourist information, read our Santa Barbara trip planner.

You can drive from Big Sur to Santa Barbara in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in June, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Santa Monica.
more
Historic Sites · Parks
Find places to stay Jun 16 — 17:

Santa Monica — 11 nights

Fortunate People in a Fortunate Land

A famed resort town since the early 20th century, Santa Monica sits on the picturesque Santa Monica Bay, bordered on three sides by the city of Los Angeles.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Ronald Reagan Presidential Library and Museum and Santa Monica Bay. Get out of town with these interesting Santa Monica side-trips: Malibu (Point Dume State Beach and Preserve & Zuma Beach), Point Mugu State Park (in Point Mugu) and Hermosa Beach Pier (in Hermosa Beach). And it doesn't end there: get a taste of the local shopping with Third Street Promenade, admire the striking features of Wayfarers Chapel, buy something for everyone on your list at Two Rodeo Drive, and take a memorable drive along Mulholland Drive.

To find maps, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Santa Monica trip maker.

Drive from Santa Barbara to Santa Monica in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. June in Santa Monica sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 19°C at night. On the 28th (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.
more
Parks · Outdoors · Museums · Shopping
Side Trips
Find places to stay Jun 17 — 28:

United States travel guide

4.6
Specialty Museums · Historic Sites · Nightlife
More than the country of car-packed streets seen in TV shows and movies, the United States of America is a complex and diverse home to over 300 million people living in a wide range of landscapes and climates. From its big-city skyscrapers to its sprawling natural parks, the country's ''melting pot'' combines many ethnic groups that share a strong sense of national identity despite their cultural differences. A country of road trips and big blue skies, the United States harbors orderly cities filled with restaurants, parks, museums, and innumerable sightseeing opportunities, as well as pristine natural areas perfect for a holiday in the great outdoors. To see as much as you can of this diverse land quickly, drive over some of the more than 6 million km (4 million mi) of highways leading through deserts, mountain peaks, fertile fields, and giant urban centers.
more