17 days in United States Itinerary

17 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
San Francisco
— 3 nights
2
Monterey
— 1 night
3
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
4
Dana Point
— 2 nights
5
Boulder City
— 1 night
6
Las Vegas
— 1 night
7
Dana Point
— 2 nights
8
San Diego
— 2 nights

3
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Visiting Alcatraz Island and Baker Beach will get you outdoors. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Golden Gate Bridge and Musee Mecanique. Next up on the itinerary: visit Fisherman's Wharf, examine the collection at Cable Car Museum, get curious at Exploratorium, and enjoy the sand and surf at Fort Funston National Park.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read our San Francisco trip itinerary maker site.

Munich, Germany to San Francisco is an approximately 15-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Munich to San Francisco is minus 9 hours. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Munich in March; daily highs in San Francisco reach 65°F and lows reach 50°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) so you can go by car to Monterey.

Things to do in San Francisco

Museums · Childrens Museums · Parks
Find places to stay Mar 12 — 15:
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Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

1
night
Monterey

Monterey
Monterey is a city in the U.S. Discover how to plan a Monterey trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from San Francisco to Monterey takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a shuttle. In March in Monterey, expect temperatures between 64°F during the day and 47°F at night. On the 16th (Mon), you're off to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Monterey

Outdoors · Parks · Tours
Find places to stay Mar 15 — 16:

2
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.
On the 16th (Mon), stroll through Santa Monica State Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Venice Beach and Boardwalk, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Santa Monica Bay. Keep things going the next day: catch a movie at California Science Center, examine the collection at The Getty Center, get to know the fascinating history of Hollywood Walk of Fame, then see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory, and finally take a stroll through Angelino Heights Historic Area.

For photos, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Los Angeles trip itinerary builder app.

Fly from Monterey to Los Angeles in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In March, Los Angeles is somewhat warmer than Monterey - with highs of 74°F and lows of 54°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Dana Point.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trip

Santa Monica
Find places to stay Mar 16 — 18:
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Venice Beach and Boardwalk ©
Venice Beach and Boardwalk
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Santa Monica State Beach ©
Santa Monica State Beach

2
nights
Dana Point

Dana Point is a city located in southern Orange County, California. Get a sense of the local culture at Mission San Luis Rey and Wilson Creek Winery. Visit Salt Creek Beach and 1,000 Steps Beach for some beach relaxation. Change things up with these side-trips from Dana Point: Leoness Cellars (in Temecula) and Carlsbad Village (in Carlsbad). The adventure continues: take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, take a leisurely stroll along Oceanside Pier, kick back and relax at Victoria Beach, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Main Beach.

For traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Dana Point trip itinerary maker site.

Drive from Los Angeles to Dana Point in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In March, daily temperatures in Dana Point can reach 71°F, while at night they dip to 54°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) so you can drive to Boulder City.

Things to do in Dana Point

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Laguna Beach, Temecula, Oceanside, Montanez Adobe, Carlsbad Village
Find places to stay Mar 18 — 20:
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Dolphin & Whale Watching
1,000 Steps Beach ©
1,000 Steps Beach
Victoria Beach ©
Victoria Beach

1
night
Boulder City

Boulder City ©
A desert town with an interesting history, Boulder City was created by the United States government in 1931 to provide housing for workers building the Hoover Dam, a famous Depression-era project.
You've now added Hoover Dam to your itinerary. On the 21st (Sat), examine the collection at Boulder City/Hoover Dam Museum and then admire the engineering at Hoover Dam.

For photos, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read Boulder City trip builder app.

Getting from Dana Point to Boulder City by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of train and bus. March in Boulder City sees daily highs of 74°F and lows of 50°F at night. On the 21st (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Boulder City

Parks · Museums
Find places to stay Mar 20 — 21:
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Hoover Dam ©
Hoover Dam
Boulder City/Hoover Dam Museum ©
Boulder City/Hoover Dam Museum

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.
Grand Canyon Skywalk has been added to your itinerary. On the 21st (Sat), make a trip to Fountains of Bellagio.

For maps, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Las Vegas trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Boulder City to Las Vegas in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In March, plan for daily highs up to 74°F, and evening lows to 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) so you can drive to Dana Point.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Museums · Parks · Nature

Side Trip

Grand Canyon Skywalk
Find places to stay Mar 21 — 22:
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Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area ©
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area
The Neon Museum ©
The Neon Museum
Titanic ©
Titanic

2
nights
Dana Point

Dana Point ©
Take a break from the city and head to Crystal Cove and Newport Beach. Mission San Juan Capistrano and Virga Gallery will appeal to museum buffs. Step out of Dana Point with an excursion to Wine Tours & Tastings in Temecula--about 1 hour away. Explore Dana Point further: stroll through Doheny State Beach, stroll around Veteran's Park, and take in the waterfront at Dana Point Harbor.

For other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Dana Point tour itinerary builder tool.

Traveling by car from Las Vegas to Dana Point takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of bus, train, and taxi. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to San Diego.

Things to do in Dana Point

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trips

Laguna Beach, San Juan Capistrano, Newport Beach, Wine Tours & Tastings
Find places to stay Mar 22 — 25:
Highlights from your plan
Doheny State Beach ©
Doheny State Beach
Wine Tours & Tastings
Mission San Juan Capistrano ©
Mission San Juan Capistrano

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.
On the 26th (Thu), see the interesting displays at USS Midway Museum and then enjoy the sand and surf at La Jolla Cove. On the 27th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in nature's colorful creations at Self Realization Fellowship Hermitage & Meditation Gardens, then immerse yourself in nature at Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve, and then see the interesting displays at Maritime Museum of San Diego.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your San Diego trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Drive from Dana Point to San Diego in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. March in San Diego sees daily highs of 69°F and lows of 56°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks · Outdoors · Museums

Side Trip

Self Realization Fellowship Hermitage & Meditation Gardens
Find places to stay Mar 25 — 27:
Highlights from your plan
USS Midway Museum ©
USS Midway Museum
La Jolla Cove ©
La Jolla Cove
Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve ©
Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve

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