18 days in Los Angeles, Las Vegas & San Francisco Itinerary

18 days in Los Angeles, Las Vegas & San Francisco Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States itinerary planner

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Drive to Akureyri Airport, Fly to Los Angeles
Los Angeles
— 4 nights
Las Vegas
— 4 nights
San Francisco
— 6 nights
Fly to Akureyri Airport, Drive to Saudarkrokur


Los Angeles

— 4 nights

City of Angels

Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Visiting Venice Beach and Boardwalk and Will Rogers State Beach will get you outdoors. Your inner history buff will appreciate Santa Monica Pier and El Pueblo de Los Angeles. Step out of Los Angeles with an excursion to Oak Canyon Nature Center in Anaheim--about 58 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: examine the collection at The Getty Center, look and learn at Griffith Observatory, explore the different monuments and memorials at Hollywood Forever Cemetery, and get a new perspective on nature at La Brea Tar Pits and Museum.

To find photos, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Los Angeles trip maker tool.

Saudarkrokur, Iceland to Los Angeles is an approximately 24-hour combination of car and flight. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -8 hour difference. Plan for warmer temperatures traveling from Saudarkrokur in March, with highs in Los Angeles at 27°C and lows at 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) to allow enough time to fly to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums · Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors

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Las Vegas

— 4 nights

Sin City

Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Do your shopping at The Strip and The Grand Canal Shoppes at The Venetian Resort. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like The Mob Museum and Titanic. There's lots more to do: explore the striking landscape of Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, admire the local landmark of Fountains of Bellagio, stroll through Lake Mead National Recreation Area, and take in panoramic vistas at Eiffel Tower Viewing Deck.

To see maps, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Las Vegas holiday planner.

Traveling by flight from Los Angeles to Las Vegas takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around 27°C in March, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) to allow time to fly to San Francisco.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks · Museums · Shopping · Historic Sites

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San Francisco

— 6 nights

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Take a break from the city and head to Alcatraz Island and San Gregorio State Beach. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Golden Gate Bridge and Asian Art Museum. Go for a jaunt from San Francisco to Moss Beach to see Fitzgerald J V Marine Reserve about 34 minutes away. The adventure continues: take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, tour the pleasant surroundings at Baker Beach, take some stellar pictures from Twin Peaks, and make a trip to Ferry Building Marketplace.

For photos, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the San Francisco trip builder app.

Fly from Las Vegas to San Francisco in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Las Vegas in March, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in San Francisco: temperatures range from 21°C by day to 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Museums

Side Trips

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