21 days in United States & Vancouver Itinerary

21 days in United States & Vancouver Itinerary

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21 days in United States & Vancouver Itinerary

Start: Singapore, Singapore
Fly:  22​h
1
Vancouver, Canada
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
2
San Francisco, United States
— Few hours
Drive:  4​h
3
Yosemite National Park, United States
— 2 nights
bus + Drive:  5​h 45​min
4
Death Valley National Park, United States
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h 45​min
5
Grand Canyon National Park, United States
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
6
Las Vegas, United States
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h 45​min
7
San Diego, United States
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
8
Los Angeles, United States
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h 45​min
9
Monterey, United States
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
10
San Francisco, United States
— 3 nights
Fly:  17​h 45​min
End: Singapore, Singapore

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nights
Vancouver, Canada

Vancouver ©
Known as "Hollywood North," Vancouver boasts one of the largest film/television industries in the world, second only to Los Angeles and New York.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Burnaby Village Museum, A-maze-ing Laughter, Stanley Park, and other attractions. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 9th (Mon): appreciate the history behind A-maze-ing Laughter, then examine the collection at Burnaby Village Museum, and then stroll around Stanley Park.

To see reviews, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Vancouver sightseeing tool .

Singapore, Singapore to Vancouver is an approximately 22-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight. You'll gain 16 hours traveling from Singapore to Vancouver due to the time zone difference. Plan for cooler temperatures traveling from Singapore in December, with highs in Vancouver at 7°C and lows at 2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Vancouver

Parks Neighborhoods Shopping

Side Trip

Burnaby Village Museum
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Granville Island ©
Granville Island
Gastown ©
Gastown
Burnaby Village Museum ©
Burnaby Village Museum

few
hours
San Francisco, United States

San Francisco
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Before you visit San Francisco, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Fly from Vancouver to San Francisco in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Vancouver in December, with highs in San Francisco at 17°C and lows at 8°C. You'll set off for Yosemite National Park on the 11th (Wed).

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Tours Wineries
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nights
Yosemite National Park, United States

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.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Wed): get great views at Yosemite, Tunnel View. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take a memorable drive along Tioga Pass, take in the awesome beauty at Cathedral Beach Picnic Area, and then explore the striking landscape of Bridalveil Fall.

To see more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Yosemite National Park trip itinerary planner .

Drive from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car; or do a combination of flight and bus. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from San Francisco in December: highs in Yosemite National Park hover around 9°C, while lows dip to -11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) so you can travel to Death Valley National Park.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Mariposa Grove ©
Mariposa Grove
Bridalveil Fall ©
Bridalveil Fall

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Death Valley National Park, United States

Death Valley National Park ©
Extreme heat and dryness create extreme landscapes in Death Valley National Park.
To see maps, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Death Valley National Park day trip app .

You can do a combination of bus and car from Yosemite National Park to Death Valley National Park in 6 hours. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Yosemite National Park in December; daily highs in Death Valley National Park reach 15°C and lows reach 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) early enough to drive to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Death Valley National Park

Nature Parks Historic Sites
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Zabriskie Point ©
Zabriskie Point
Harmony Borax Works ©
Harmony Borax Works
Dante's View ©
Dante's View

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nights
Grand Canyon National Park, United States

Grand Canyon National Park ©
The size, shape, and color of Grand Canyon National Park combine to leave an impression on visitors as deep as the canyon itself.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Yavapai Geology Museum and Tusayan Museum. Take a break from the city and head to Rim Trail and Bright Angel Trail. And it doesn't end there: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, admire the landmark architecture of Grand Canyon Railway Depot, take some stellar pictures from Mather Point, and add some entertainment to your itinerary with Hopi House.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Grand Canyon National Park online attractions planner .

Traveling by car from Death Valley National Park to Grand Canyon National Park takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of bus and shuttle. The time zone difference when traveling from Death Valley National Park to Grand Canyon National Park is 1 hour. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Death Valley National Park in December, with highs in Grand Canyon National Park at 8°C and lows at -11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) so you can go by car to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Outdoors Parks Trails
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Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail

2
nights
Las Vegas, United States

Las Vegas ©
Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Here are some ideas for day two: take in the awesome beauty at Spring Mountains Visitor Center, immerse yourself in nature at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, then examine the collection at Boulder City/Hoover Dam Museum, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Lake Mead National Recreation Area.

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Drive from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in December, you will find days in Las Vegas are somewhat warmer (16°C), and nights are much warmer (4°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to San Diego.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Nature Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Lake Mead National Recreation Area, Spring Mountains Visitor Center, Boulder City/Hoover Dam Museum
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The Strip ©
The Strip
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum

1
night
San Diego, United States

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.
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Fly from Las Vegas to San Diego in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Las Vegas in December, things will get somewhat warmer in San Diego: highs are around 23°C and lows about 12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Diego

Beaches Parks Outdoors
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La Jolla Cove ©
La Jolla Cove
USS Midway Museum ©
USS Midway Museum
Gaslamp Quarter ©
Gaslamp Quarter

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Los Angeles, United States

Los Angeles ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Head to Abbot Kinney Boulevard and Hollywood & Highlandfor some retail therapy. Santa Monica Pier and Hollywood Forever Cemetery will appeal to history buffs. Get out of town with these interesting Los Angeles side-trips: Santa Monica Mountains (in Santa Monica), Oak Canyon Nature Center (in Anaheim) and Dolphin & Whale Watching (in Newport Beach). There's still lots to do: see the interesting displays at The Getty Center, appreciate the extensive heritage of Hollywood Walk of Fame, buy something for everyone on your list at The Grove, and enjoy the sand and surf at Venice Beach and Boardwalk.

To see photos, maps, and more tourist information, read our Los Angeles holiday planner .

You can drive from San Diego to Los Angeles in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or fly. In December, daytime highs in Los Angeles are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) so you can travel to Monterey.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Wildlife Outdoors Shopping

Side Trips

Santa Monica, Two Rodeo Drive, Dolphin & Whale Watching, Oak Canyon Nature Center
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The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Venice Beach and Boardwalk ©
Venice Beach and Boardwalk
Dolphin & Whale Watching

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night
Monterey, United States

Monterey ©
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Getting from Los Angeles to Monterey by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Los Angeles in December; daily highs in Monterey reach 19°C and lows reach 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can go by car to San Francisco.

Things to do in Monterey

Outdoors Wildlife Tours

Side Trips

Point Lobos, Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard
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Point Lobos ©
Point Lobos
Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard ©
Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard
Dolphin & Whale Watching

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San Francisco, United States

San Francisco ©
On the 25th (Wed), snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, then take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, then head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Fort Funston National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll through Baker Beach, then take a stroll through Union Square, then engage your brain at Exploratorium, and finally shop like a local with Ferry Building Marketplace.

To see where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the San Francisco holiday planner .

You can drive from Monterey to San Francisco in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of bus and train. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

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

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