15 days in Western US Itinerary

15 days in Western US Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Seattle
— 2 nights
2
San Francisco
— 4 nights
3
Los Angeles
— 3 nights
4
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
5
Scottsdale
— 3 nights

2
nights
Seattle

Seattle ©
Nicknamed the "Emerald City" because of its abundant evergreen trees, Seattle is the cultural and business center of the Pacific Northwest, as well as a popular holiday destination.
Seattle is known for museums, parks, and wineries. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at Chihuly Garden and Glass, get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Seattle Aquarium, take in panoramic vistas at Space Needle, and get in on the family fun at Seattle Great Wheel.

For traveler tips, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Seattle vacation planner.

Newark to Seattle is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 3 hours. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Newark in August, with highs in Seattle at °F and lows at °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) to allow time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Seattle

Museums Shopping Parks
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Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Space Needle ©
Space Needle
The Museum of Flight ©
The Museum of Flight

4
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San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
San Francisco is known for nature, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, stroll around Crissy Field, head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, and take a stroll through Union Square.

To find where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read San Francisco trip itinerary planning site.

You can fly from Seattle to San Francisco in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Seattle in August, you will find days in San Francisco are a bit cooler (°F), and nights are about the same (°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) so you can travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Francisco

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

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.
Los Angeles is known for museums, theme parks, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: put a fun spin on your tour with Fantastic Race, see the interesting displays at The Getty Center, admire the masterpieces at The Museum of Contemporary Art, and get in on the family fun at Universal Studios Hollywood.

To see other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Los Angeles planning site.

You can fly from San Francisco to Los Angeles in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from San Francisco in August, expect Los Angeles to be a bit warmer, temps between °F and °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums Theme Parks Fun & Games

Side Trip

Santa Monica Pier
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The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Fantastic Race ©
Fantastic Race
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Thu): try to win big at Bellagio Hotel and Casino, admire the local landmark of Fountains of Bellagio, thenadmire the natural beauty at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, and finally explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 28th (Fri): wander the streets of The Strip, take in panoramic vistas at Eiffel Tower Viewing Deck, thentry to win big at Paris Las Vegas, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from High Roller.

To find ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Las Vegas online trip maker.

Getting from Los Angeles to Las Vegas by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Los Angeles in August, expect Las Vegas to be somewhat warmer, temps between °F and °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) early enough to travel to Scottsdale.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Neighborhoods Parks Shopping
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Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
The Strip ©
The Strip
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area ©

3
nights
Scottsdale

Scottsdale is a city in the eastern part of Maricopa County, Arizona, adjacent to the Greater Phoenix Area. Start off your visit on the 29th (Sat): examine the collection at Musical Instrument Museum, thentake in the exciting artwork at Zelma Basha Salmeri Gallery, and then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Anne's Roman Catholic Church. On the 30th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the exciting artwork at Elan Wollitzer Gallery, thenget interesting insight from Tours, and then trot along with a tour on horseback.

For reviews, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, use the Scottsdale travel route planner.

Traveling by flight from Las Vegas to Scottsdale takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Las Vegas to Scottsdale is 1 hour. Traveling from Las Vegas in August, expect somewhat warmer with lows of °F in Scottsdale. On the 31st (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Scottsdale

Outdoors Museums Tours

Side Trips

Phoenix, Gilbert, Zelma Basha Salmeri Gallery
Find places to stay Aug 28 — 31:
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Horseback Riding Tours
Musical Instrument Museum ©
Musical Instrument Museum
Off-Road Tours

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