8 days in United States Itinerary

8 days in United States Itinerary

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8 days in United States Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  11 h 15 min
1
New York City
— 2 nights
Foot + Fly:  8 h 45 min
2
Las Vegas
— 1 night
Fly:  4 h
3
Los Angeles
— 1 night
Fly + Drive:  4 h 15 min
4
Yosemite National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h
5
San Francisco
— 2 nights
Fly:  14 h
End: London

2
nights
New York City

New York City ©
Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: pause for some photo ops at 9/11 Memorial and then take in the pleasant sights at Central Park.

For traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the New York City trip itinerary maker.

London, UK to New York City is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of flight and train. You'll gain 5 hours traveling from London to New York City due to the time zone difference. Traveling from London in July, expect New York City to be somewhat warmer, temps between 35°C and 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums Historic Sites
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Central Park ©
Central Park
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Mon): don't miss a visit to The Strip, admire the natural beauty at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, then admire the local landmark of Fountains of Bellagio, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Eiffel Tower Viewing Deck.

To find photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Las Vegas travel itinerary planner.

Getting from New York City to Las Vegas by flight takes about 9 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from New York City to Las Vegas. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from New York City in July, with highs in Las Vegas at 47°C and lows at 32°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Shopping Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
The Strip ©
The Strip

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Tue): get in on the family fun at Universal Studios Hollywood and then examine the collection at The Getty Center.

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Getting from Las Vegas to Los Angeles by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of flight and bus. While traveling from Las Vegas, expect much colder days and little chillier nights in Los Angeles, ranging from highs of 33°C to lows of 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums
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Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Wed): tour the pleasant surroundings at Panorama Trail, then take in the dramatic natural features at Sentinel Dome, then take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier Point, and finally make a trip to Yosemite Village.

For ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Yosemite National Park trip planner.

You can do a combination of flight and car from Los Angeles to Yosemite National Park in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from Los Angeles in July, Yosemite National Park is cooler at night with lows of 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) so you can go by car to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Nature Trails
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Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Sentinel Dome ©
Sentinel Dome
Panorama Trail ©
Panorama Trail

2
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, then take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, and then make a trip to Golden Gate Bridge.

To find other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the San Francisco trip planner.

You can drive from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Yosemite National Park in July: highs in San Francisco hover around 26°C, while lows dip to 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Historic Sites Parks Nature
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Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

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