22 days in United States Itinerary

22 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Las Vegas
— 1 night
2
Death Valley National Park
— 2 nights
3
Yosemite National Park
— 7 nights
4
Zion National Park
— 2 nights
5
Bryce Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
6
Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
7
Las Vegas
— 3 nights

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.
For photos, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Las Vegas trip planner.

London, UK to Las Vegas is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 8 hours. When traveling from London in September, plan for much warmer days in Las Vegas, with highs around °C, while nights are a bit warmer with lows around °C. On the 9th (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Death Valley National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Nightlife Outdoors Tours
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2
nights
Death Valley National Park

Death Valley National Park ©
Extreme heat and dryness create extreme landscapes in Death Valley National Park.
Explore hidden gems such as Zabriskie Point and Harmony Borax Works. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Eureka Mine and Charcoal Kilns. There's lots more to do: explore the activities along Badwater Basin, hike along Telescope Peak trail, get engrossed in the history at The Ranch at Furnace Creek, and don't miss a visit to Ashford Mill Ruins.

To see photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Death Valley National Park tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from Las Vegas to Death Valley National Park in 2.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and taxi; or take a bus. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Death Valley National Park when traveling from Las Vegas in September, with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) early enough to take a bus to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Death Valley National Park

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Zabriskie Point ©
Zabriskie Point
Harmony Borax Works ©
Harmony Borax Works
Charcoal Kilns ©
Charcoal Kilns

7
nights
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.
Museum-lovers will get to explore California State Mining and Mineral Museum and Groveland Yosemite Gateway Museum. Get a sense of the local culture at Wawona Hotel, National Historic Landmark and Mariposa Museum and History Center. Venture out of the city with trips to Casto Oaks Fine Wine and Arts (in Mariposa), Angels Camp Museum and Carriage House (in Angels Camp) and Ironstone Vineyards (in Murphys). There's still lots to do: take a memorable drive along Tioga Pass, tour the pleasant surroundings at Panorama Trail, stroll around Mariposa Grove, and admire the sheer force of Yosemite Falls.

For maps, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, use the Yosemite National Park trip planner.

Getting from Death Valley National Park to Yosemite National Park by bus takes about 6 hours. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Death Valley National Park in September: highs in Yosemite National Park hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Fri) to allow time for travel to Zion National Park.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Mariposa, Angels Camp Museum and Carriage House, Groveland Yosemite Gateway Museum, Ironstone Vineyards
Find places to stay Sep 11 — 18:
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Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
California State Mining and Mineral Museum ©
California State Mining and Mineral Museum
Mariposa Museum and History Center ©
Mariposa Museum and History Center

2
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Sat): trek along Temple of Sinawava Trail, take in the exciting artwork at Worthington Gallery, view the masterpieces at David J West Gallery, thenget a taste of the local shopping with LaFave Gallery, and finally hike along Watchman Trail. On the 20th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire all the interesting features of Kolob Terrace Road, relax in the rural setting at Fort Zion Gift Shop, Petting Farm, Restaurant & Ice Cream Parlor, thensee Off-Road Tours, and finally see a world frozen in time at Grafton Cemetery (Ghost Town).

For more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read our Zion National Park trip maker website.

Getting from Yosemite National Park to Zion National Park by combination of bus and taxi takes about 20 hours. Traveling from Yosemite National Park to Zion National Park, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in September, expect Zion National Park to be a bit warmer, temps between °C and °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) so you can go by car to Bryce Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Zion National Park

Outdoors Trails Parks

Side Trips

Springdale, Fort Zion Gift Shop, Petting Farm, Restaurant & Ice Cream Parlor, Grafton Cemetery (Ghost Town)
Find places to stay Sep 18 — 20:
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Watchman Trail ©
Watchman Trail
Grafton Cemetery (Ghost Town) ©
Grafton Cemetery (Ghost Town)
David J West Gallery ©
David J West Gallery

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Bryce Canyon National Park

Bryce Canyon National Park ©
You can find hoodoos--rock pillars formed by erosion--all around the world, but those of Bryce Canyon National Park remain the standard bearers thanks to their bright red color, tall stature, and arrangement in large amphitheaters.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Navajo/Queens Garden Loop and Navajo Loop Trail. The adventure continues: get great views at Inspiration Point, enjoy breathtaking views from Bryce Point, tour the pleasant surroundings at Bristlecone Loop, and take in breathtaking views at Sunset Point.

For reviews, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Bryce Canyon National Park trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Zion National Park to Bryce Canyon National Park takes 3 hours. In September, Bryce Canyon National Park is little chillier than Zion National Park - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) to allow time to drive to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Bryce Canyon National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
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Navajo/Queens Garden Loop ©
Navajo/Queens Garden Loop
Navajo Loop Trail ©
Navajo Loop Trail
Inspiration Point ©
Inspiration Point

2
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Grand Canyon National Park

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.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Thu): engage your brain at Yavapai Geology Museum, explore the stunning scenery at Yavapai Point, take some stellar pictures from Yaki Point, thenadmire the striking features of Grand Canyon Railway Depot, and finally stroll around Indian Garden. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 25th (Fri): make a trip to Powell Point and then see the interesting displays at Kolb Studio.

For traveler tips and other tourist information, use the Grand Canyon National Park online travel planner.

You can drive from Bryce Canyon National Park to Grand Canyon National Park in 5.5 hours. September in Grand Canyon National Park sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Museums Parks Childrens Museums
Find places to stay Sep 23 — 25:
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Kolb Studio ©
Kolb Studio
Yavapai Geology Museum ©
Yavapai Geology Museum
Grand Canyon Railway Depot ©
Grand Canyon Railway Depot

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Las Vegas

Las Vegas ©
Museum-lovers will appreciate Pinball Hall of Fame and Madame Tussauds - Las Vegas. Your inner history buff will appreciate Nelson Ghost Town and Little Church of the West. Take a break from Las Vegas with a short trip to Clark County Heritage Museum in Henderson, about 38 minutes away. Explore Las Vegas further: examine the collection at The Auto Collections, stop by The LINQ Promenade, enjoy some diversion at Machine Guns Vegas, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Roman Catholic Shrine of the Most Holy Redeemer.

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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. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in September: highs in Las Vegas hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Historic Sites Museums Fun & Games

Side Trips

Clark County Heritage Museum, Nelson Ghost Town
Find places to stay Sep 25 — 28:
Highlights from your plan
Nelson Ghost Town ©
Nelson Ghost Town
Pinball Hall of Fame ©
Pinball Hall of Fame
Clark County Heritage Museum ©
Clark County Heritage Museum

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