15 days in United States & Portugal Itinerary

15 days in United States & Portugal Itinerary

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San Francisco, United States
— 2 nights
2
Las Vegas, United States
— 1 night
3
Grand Canyon National Park, United States
— 2 nights
4
New York City, United States
— 3 nights
5
Porto, Portugal
— 1 day
6
Lisbon, Portugal
— 4 nights

2
nights
San Francisco, United States

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
On the 4th (Sat), head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, and then make a trip to Golden Gate Bridge. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Sun): take a stroll through SoMa, stroll around Golden Gate Park, and then wander the streets of Nob Hill.

To see reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read San Francisco online journey planner.

Grande Prairie, Canada to San Francisco is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Grande Prairie to San Francisco. Traveling from Grande Prairie in April, expect nights in San Francisco to be much warmer, around 12°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) so you can travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites
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Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Golden Gate Park ©
Golden Gate Park

1
night
Las Vegas, United States

Las Vegas ©
Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Mon): explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, then 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.

For traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Las Vegas day trip planner.

You can fly from San Francisco to Las Vegas in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from San Francisco in April, things will get somewhat warmer in Las Vegas: highs are around 31°C and lows about 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can go by car to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks · Nature
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Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area ©
Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens ©

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Grand Canyon National Park, United States

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.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Tue): get great views at Pipe Creek Vista, stroll through Rim Trail, and then take in breathtaking views at Yavapai Point. On the 8th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim and then trek along Bright Angel Trail.

To see reviews, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Grand Canyon National Park online tour itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or do a combination of flight and bus. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Las Vegas in April, you will find days in Grand Canyon National Park are slightly colder (19°C), and nights are colder (-3°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) so you can travel to New York City.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails
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Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail
Rim Trail ©
Rim Trail

3
nights
New York City, United States

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, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Central Park, go for a walk through Times Square, appreciate the history behind Statue of Liberty National Monument, and snap pictures at Brooklyn Bridge.

To see other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our New York City trip maker.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Grand Canyon National Park to New York City in 13 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to New York City, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in April, expect a bit warmer with lows of 8°C in New York City. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Porto.

Things to do in New York City

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites
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Central Park ©
Central Park
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building

1
day
Porto, Portugal

Porto ©
Called "Oporto" by many, the city of Porto along the Duoro River lent the country and Port wine their names. Portugal's second-largest metropolis dates back to the 4th century, representing both a rich cultural past and industrial present through its architecture and style.
On the 13th (Mon), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral), take a stroll around Palacio da Bolsa, then take in the views from Ponte de Dom Luis I, and finally take in the waterfront at Cais da Ribeira.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Porto vacation planner.

Fly from New York City to Porto in 10.5 hours. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Western European Standard Time (WET), which is usually a 5 hour difference. In April, daytime highs in Porto are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can travel to Lisbon.

Things to do in Porto

Historic Sites · Shopping · Parks
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Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral) ©
Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral)
Ponte de Dom Luis I ©
Ponte de Dom Luis I
Palacio da Bolsa ©
Palacio da Bolsa

4
nights
Lisbon, Portugal

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Get out of town with these interesting Lisbon side-trips: Sintra (Quinta da Regaleira & Five Historic Photography Studio). There's lots more to do: get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Lisbon Oceanarium, shop like a local with Museu Calouste Gulbenkian, snap pictures at Ponte 25 de Abril, and don't miss a visit to Praca do Comercio (Terreiro do Paco).

To see more things to do, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read Lisbon online route maker.

Traveling by flight from Porto to Lisbon takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In April, daytime highs in Lisbon are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Lisbon

Neighborhoods · Museums · Parks

Side Trip

Sintra
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Alfama ©
Alfama
Lisbon Oceanarium ©
Lisbon Oceanarium
Belém Tower ©
Belém Tower

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