22 days in United States Itinerary

22 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Sydney
Fly:  18 h
1
Los Angeles
— 7 nights
Fly + Drive:  6 h
2
Yellowstone National Park
— 6 nights
Drive + Fly:  8 h 15 min
3
Memphis
— 3 nights
Fly + Drive:  11 h 15 min
4
Zion National Park
— 4 nights
Drive + Fly:  23 h 30 min
End: Sydney

7
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.
Explore Los Angeles' surroundings by going to Anaheim (Guardians of the Galaxy – Mission: BREAKOUT!, Disneyland Park, &more). The adventure continues: get in on the family fun at Universal Studios Hollywood, admire the majestic nature at Topanga State Park, look and learn at Griffith Observatory, and get outside with Self Realization Fellowship Lake Shrine Temple.

To see reviews, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Los Angeles road trip planner.

Sydney, Australia to Los Angeles is an approximately 18- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight and bus. You'll gain 18 hours traveling from Sydney to Los Angeles due to the time zone difference. In January, Los Angeles is a bit cooler than Sydney - with highs of 24°C and lows of 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) so you can travel to Yellowstone National Park.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Parks

Side Trips

Anaheim, Candytopia Santa Monica
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Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center

6
nights
Yellowstone National Park

Yellowstone National Park ©
An exceptionally diverse landscape and varied wildlife have made Yellowstone National Park one of America's most popular parks.
Explore Yellowstone National Park's surroundings by going to Grand Teton National Park (Elk Ranch Flats Turnout, Grand Teton National Park & Grand Teton). The adventure continues: witness a stunning natural landmark at Aurum Geyser, take some stellar pictures from Lookout Point, explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone, and take in the awesome beauty at Elephant Back Mountain.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Yellowstone National Park trip itinerary builder app.

Traveling by combination of flight and car from Los Angeles to Yellowstone National Park takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, shuttle, and car; or drive. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. In January, Yellowstone National Park is much colder than Los Angeles - with highs of -5°C and lows of -20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Memphis.

Things to do in Yellowstone National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Grand Teton National Park
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Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton
Aurum Geyser ©
Aurum Geyser
Palette Spring ©
Palette Spring

3
nights
Memphis

Memphis
The largest city on the Mississippi River, Memphis bills itself as both the "Birthplace of Rock" and "Home of the Blues." With such a rich musical heritage, it shouldn't come as a surprise that Elvis Presley chose to live in Memphis during his later years.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Fri): contemplate the long history of Sun Studio, then examine the collection at Graceland, and then snap pictures at Big River Crossing. Keep things going the next day: try your luck at Horseshoe Tunica, examine the collection at Memphis Rock 'n' Soul Museum, then get to know the fascinating history of Beale Street, then stop by Memphis Music, and finally steep yourself in history at The Peabody Ducks.

To see photos, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Memphis tour planning app.

Traveling by combination of car and flight from Yellowstone National Park to Memphis takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, shuttle, and flight; or drive. Traveling from Yellowstone National Park to Memphis, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In January, Memphis is much warmer than Yellowstone National Park - with highs of 11°C and lows of 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Zion National Park.

Things to do in Memphis

Museums Historic Sites Fun & Games

Side Trip

Horseshoe Tunica
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Graceland
Graceland
Sun Studio ©
Sun Studio
National Civil Rights Museum - Lorraine Motel ©
National Civil Rights Museum - Lorraine Motel

4
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.
Zion National Park is known for nature, scenic drive, and trails. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape of The Narrows, cruise along Zion Canyon Scenic Drive, hike along Angel's Landing, and stroll through Canyon Overlook Trail.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Zion National Park driving holiday planner.

Do a combination of flight and car from Memphis to Zion National Park in 11.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and car. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is minus 1 hour. Expect slightly colder evenings in Zion National Park when traveling from Memphis in January, with lows around -5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Zion National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
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The Narrows ©
The Narrows
Zion National Park ©
Zion National Park
Observation Point
Observation Point

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