17 days in United States Itinerary

17 days in United States Itinerary

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17 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Kuala Lumpur
Fly:  22​h 30​min
1
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
Drive:  45​min
2
Manhattan Beach
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
3
San Francisco
— 2 nights
Fly + bus:  8​h 30​min
4
Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
+2
bus + Fly + bus:  12​h 30​min
5
New York City
— 4 nights
Fly:  25​h
End: Kuala Lumpur


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2
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Venice Beach and Boardwalk. Start off your visit on the 27th (Thu): enjoy the sand and surf at Venice Beach and Boardwalk. On the next day, get in on the family fun at Universal Studios Hollywood, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Hollywood Walk of Fame, and then look and learn at Griffith Observatory.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Los Angeles is an approximately 22.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of train and flight. You'll gain 16 hours traveling from Kuala Lumpur to Los Angeles due to the time zone difference. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Kuala Lumpur in August: high temperatures in Los Angeles hover around 34°C and lows are around 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Manhattan Beach.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Outdoors Parks
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Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood
Griffith Observatory ©
Griffith Observatory
Venice Beach and Boardwalk ©
Venice Beach and Boardwalk

2
nights
Manhattan Beach

Manhattan Beach ©
Manhattan Beach is a city in southwestern Los Angeles County, California, United States, on the Pacific coast south of El Segundo, and north of Hermosa Beach. Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sat): take in the waterfront at Manhattan Beach Pier, then enjoy the sand and surf at Manhattan Beach, and then take a leisurely stroll along Hermosa Beach Pier. On the 30th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take a leisurely stroll along Redondo Beach Pier, tour the pleasant surroundings at Zuma Beach, then kick back and relax at Carbon Beach, and finally walk around Ocean View Park.

To see traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Manhattan Beach trip itinerary website .

You can drive from Los Angeles to Manhattan Beach in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and tram. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Los Angeles in August: highs in Manhattan Beach hover around 28°C, while lows dip to 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Mon) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Manhattan Beach

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Malibu, Ocean View Park, Hermosa Beach Pier, Redondo Beach Pier
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Manhattan Beach ©
Manhattan Beach
Zuma Beach ©
Zuma Beach
Hermosa Beach Pier ©
Hermosa Beach Pier

2
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
On the 31st (Mon), enjoy breathtaking views from Coit Tower, then steep yourself in history at Alcatraz Island, then take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, and finally make a trip to Lombard Street. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 1st (Tue): walk around Golden Gate Park and then make a trip to Golden Gate Bridge.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, go to the San Francisco travel route planner .

You can fly from Manhattan Beach to San Francisco in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Manhattan Beach in August, plan for a bit cooler nights in San Francisco, with lows around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

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

2
nights
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.
Grand Canyon National Park is known for nature, trails, historic sites, scenic drive, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, get great views at Lipan Point, trek along Bright Angel Trail, and tour the pleasant surroundings at South Kaibab Trail.

To find where to stay, photos, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Grand Canyon National Park trip itinerary planning app .

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from San Francisco to Grand Canyon National Park takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is 1 hour. Traveling from San Francisco in September, expect little chillier with lows of 7°C in Grand Canyon National Park. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
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Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail
South Kaibab Trail ©
South Kaibab Trail

4
nights
New York City

New York City ©
Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, shopping, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: go for a walk through Central Park, make a trip to Statue of Liberty National Monument, admire the striking features of Grand Central Terminal, and stroll around The High Line.

To find photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read New York City travel planning tool .

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Grand Canyon National Park to New York City in 12.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to New York City is 2 hours. Expect much hotter evenings in New York City when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in September, with lows around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums Historic Sites
Find places to stay Sep 4 — 9:
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Central Park ©
Central Park
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

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