9 days in Las Vegas, Utah & California Itinerary

9 days in Las Vegas, Utah & California Itinerary

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Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Salt Lake City
— 2 nights
San Francisco
— 2 nights
Las Vegas
— 1 night


Las Vegas — 2 nights

Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Evolution Expeditions has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 7th (Sun): get a taste of local nightlife at Evolution Expeditions.

To see other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Las Vegas travel itinerary planner.

Toronto, Canada to Las Vegas is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train, car, and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Toronto to Las Vegas is minus 3 hours. Expect much warmer weather when traveling from Toronto in August: highs in Las Vegas hover around 45°C, while lows dip to 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) so you can fly to Salt Lake City.
Tours · Outdoors · Nightlife · Wildlife
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Salt Lake City — 2 nights

Utah's capital and most populous city, Salt Lake City boasts a small-town feel, big-city amenities, and plenty of nature on its doorstep.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Tue): get a sense of history and politics at Utah State Capitol, then don't miss a visit to Temple Square, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Salt Lake Temple.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Salt Lake City online route builder.

You can fly from Las Vegas to Salt Lake City in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Las Vegas to Salt Lake City due to the time zone difference. In August, Salt Lake City is a bit cooler than Las Vegas - with highs of 39°C and lows of 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) to allow enough time to fly to San Francisco.
Historic Sites · Parks
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San Francisco — 2 nights

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
San Francisco is known for sightseeing, nature, and parks. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, go for a walk through Lombard Street, head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, and get curious at Exploratorium.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the San Francisco visit planner.

Traveling by flight from Salt Lake City to San Francisco takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Salt Lake City in August, things will get a bit cooler in San Francisco: highs are around 26°C and lows about 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) early enough to fly to Las Vegas.
Parks · Historic Sites · Museums · Childrens Museums
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Las Vegas — 1 night

Kick off your visit on the 13th (Sat): get a taste of the local shopping with The Strip, admire the natural beauty at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, then admire the local landmark of Fountains of Bellagio, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Eiffel Tower Viewing Deck.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Las Vegas online route planner.

You can fly from San Francisco to Las Vegas in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive; or do a combination of subway, train, and bus. Traveling from San Francisco in August, you will find days in Las Vegas are much hotter (45°C), and nights are a bit warmer (29°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) so you can catch the flight back home.
Historic Sites · Shopping · Neighborhoods · Parks
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Utah travel guide

Geologic Formations · Hiking Trails · National Parks
The Beehive State
A huge but sparsely populated land, Utah remains a major holiday destination offering plenty of year-round outdoor vacation ideas, including skiing, snowboarding, hiking, boating, horseback riding, and camping. The rugged terrain, defined by towering mountain peaks, deep canyons, and vast deserts, seems custom-made for adventurous nature lovers. With five national parks, the state has no shortage of pristine wilderness areas, causing many tourists to overlook the cultural attractions of its towns. Salt Lake City, the state's capital, features the headquarters of the Mormon Church, and draws over 5 million annual visitors. Utah also hosts several major film festivals each year, attracting young movie buffs from around the world.

California travel guide

The Golden State
The country's most populous state, California includes landscapes that range from the forested northern coast to harsh southern deserts. Sandwiched right in the middle of the state is a fertile valley, home to farms, vineyards, and orchards. California's cities offer diverse attractions, from amusement parks and upscale shops to award-winning restaurants and innovative art galleries. Outside the state's big urban centers, places to visit include some of the nation's most rugged national parks, ancient forests, towering mountain peaks, and ski resorts. More than just a surfing destination famous for its beaches and winding coastal roads, California also boasts one of the world's largest economies, bolstered by the booming tech industries.