16 days in United States Itinerary

16 days in United States Itinerary

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16 days in United States Itinerary

Berlin
Fly:  14​h 30​min
Los Angeles
— 4 nights
train + Fly:  3​h 30​min
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
Portland
— 6 nights
Fly:  3​h
Seattle
— 1 night
Fly:  15​h
Berlin

3
days
Los Angeles

Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Popular historic sites such as Santa Monica Pier and Hollywood Walk of Fame are in your itinerary. Visiting Venice Beach and Boardwalk and Hermosa Beach Pier will get you outdoors. Pack the 25th (Mon) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at Getty Center The Publications, get to know the fascinating history of Venice Canals Walkway, see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Santa Monica Beach.

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Berlin, Germany to Los Angeles is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 9 hours traveling from Berlin to Los Angeles. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in September, and nighttime lows around 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Santa Monica, Hermosa Beach Pier
Highlights from your plan
Venice Beach and Boardwalk
Hermosa Beach Pier
Getty Center The Publications

3
days
San Francisco

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 China Beach. Get a sense of the local culture at Fisherman's Wharf and SoMa (South of Market Street). When in San Francisco, make a side trip to see Muir Woods National Monument in Mill Valley, approximately 42 minutes away. The adventure continues: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, steep yourself in history at SS Jeremiah O'Brien, appreciate the extensive heritage of Twin Peaks, and enjoy the sea views from Fort Point.

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You can do a combination of train and flight from Los Angeles to San Francisco in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Los Angeles in September, things will get a bit cooler in San Francisco: highs are around 27°C and lows about 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Portland.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Neighborhoods Historic Sites

Side Trip

Muir Woods National Monument
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island
Twin Peaks
Fisherman's Wharf

5
days
Portland

A big city with a small-town feel, Portland is home to the country's biggest rose test garden, perched on a hill overlooking downtown.
Relax by the water at Cannon Beach and Haystack Rock. Get some historical perspective at Lightship Columbia and Fort Vancouver National Historic Site. Explore Portland's surroundings by going to Cannon Beach (Cannon Beach Distillery & Ecola State Park), Multnomah Falls (in Bridal Veil) and Astoria (Astoria Column & Columbia River Maritime Museum). The adventure continues: explore the activities along Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area and take in nature's colorful creations at International Rose Test Garden.

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Traveling by flight from San Francisco to Portland takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. September in Portland sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Seattle.

Things to do in Portland

Parks Nature Beaches

Side Trips

Cannon Beach, Astoria, Multnomah Falls, Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area, Fort Vancouver National Historic Site
Highlights from your plan
Cannon Beach
Multnomah Falls

2
days
Seattle

Nicknamed the "Emerald City" because of its abundant evergreen trees, Seattle is the cultural and business center of the Pacific Northwest, as well as a popular holiday destination.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Fri): take a stroll through Pike Place Market, don't miss a visit to Seattle Center, then view the masterpieces at Chihuly Garden and Glass, and finally appreciate the history behind Space Needle. Keep things going the next day: see the interesting displays at The Museum of Flight, then stroll through Kerry Park, and then browse the exhibits of Future of Flight Aviation Center & Boeing Tour.

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Getting from Portland to Seattle by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in October, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Seattle

Museums Tours Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Future of Flight Aviation Center & Boeing Tour
Highlights from your plan
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Pike Place Market

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