17 days in United States Itinerary

17 days in United States Itinerary

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17 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Newark
Fly:  7 h
1
San Francisco
— 4 nights
Fly:  3 h 45 min
2
Los Angeles
— 3 nights
Train:  30 min
3
Anaheim
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
4
San Diego
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 15 min
5
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h
6
Zion National Park
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  9 h
End: Newark

4
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Exploratorium and The Gregangelo Museum. There's much more to do: snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, stroll around Crissy Field, examine the collection at Cable Car Museum, and take a tour of SS Jeremiah O'Brien.

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

Newark to San Francisco is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from Newark to San Francisco. Traveling from Newark in April, San Francisco is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Francisco

Museums Childrens Museums Historic Sites
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Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium
California Academy of Sciences ©
California Academy of Sciences

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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Universal Studios Hollywood and The Getty Center. And it doesn't end there: see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory, get curious at California Science Center, look for gifts at Amoeba Music, and get to know the fascinating history of Santa Monica Pier.

To see ratings, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles trip itinerary site .

Traveling by flight from San Francisco to Los Angeles takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from San Francisco in April, you will find days in Los Angeles are a bit warmer (28°C), and nights are about the same (15°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to take a train to Anaheim.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums Childrens Museums Theme Parks

Side Trip

Santa Monica
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Griffith Observatory ©
Griffith Observatory
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center

2
nights
Anaheim

Anaheim ©
Anaheim's major attractions are its world-famous Disney entertainment complex, sports teams, and convention center.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Tue): discover the magic at Guardians of the Galaxy – Mission: BREAKOUT! and then find something for the whole family at Disneyland Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 15th (Wed): discover the magic at Downtown Disney and then make an unforgettable trip to Disney California Adventure Park.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Anaheim vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Anaheim is just a stone's throw from Los Angeles. In April in Anaheim, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 15°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) early enough to go by car to San Diego.

Things to do in Anaheim

Theme Parks
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Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Disney California Adventure Park ©
Disney California Adventure Park
Downtown Disney ©
Downtown Disney

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 16th (Thu), examine the collection at San Diego Model Railroad Museum and then get to know the resident critters at San Diego Zoo. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Fri): pause for some photo ops at Cabrillo National Monument and then observe the fascinating underwater world at SeaWorld San Diego.

For maps, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the San Diego day trip tool .

Drive from Anaheim to San Diego in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Anaheim in April, you will find days in San Diego are slightly colder (25°C), and nights are about the same (17°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) so you can travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in San Diego

Zoos & Aquariums Parks Theme Parks
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San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
SeaWorld San Diego ©
SeaWorld San Diego
Cabrillo National Monument ©
Cabrillo National Monument

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.
You've now added Grand Canyon Destinations to your itinerary. Family-friendly places like Siegfried & Roy's Secret Garden & Dolphin Habitat and The Roller Coaster will thrill your kids. There's much more to do: ponder the design of Fountains of Bellagio, examine the collection at The Mob Museum, take in nature's colorful creations at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, and shop like a local with The Strip.

To find other places to visit, maps, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Las Vegas trip itinerary maker tool .

Getting from Los Angeles to Las Vegas by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and flight. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in April, and nighttime lows around 16°C. On the 16th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Zion National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Neighborhoods Shopping Historic Sites
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Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
Bodies The Exhibition ©
Bodies The Exhibition

1
night
Zion National Park

Zion National Park ©
Towering cliffs of red, white, and pink Navajo sandstone, stream-carved slot canyons, and big blue sky all characterize Zion National Park.
You've now added Zion Shooting Experience to your itinerary. On the 18th (Sat), enjoy some diversion at Zion Shooting Experience.

To find photos, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Zion National Park trip itinerary maker .

Getting from Las Vegas to Zion National Park by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of bus and car. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. While traveling from Las Vegas, expect little chillier days and cooler nights in Zion National Park, ranging from highs of 24°C to lows of 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Zion National Park

Parks Nature Fun & Games

Side Trip

Zion Shooting Experience
Find places to stay Apr 20 — 21:
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Zion National Park ©
Zion National Park
Zion Shooting Experience ©
Zion Shooting Experience

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