29 days in United States Itinerary

29 days in United States Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States Trip Planner

You are viewing a shared plan.  Customize plan

Route & dates

29 days in United States Itinerary

Adelaide
Fly:  28​h
Portland
— 9 nights
Fly:  3​h
Seattle
— 7 nights
Fly:  4​h
San Francisco
— 8 nights
Drive:  30​min
Berkeley
— 2 nights
Fly:  27​h
Adelaide

8
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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area and Ecola State Park. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Portland: Astoria (Astoria Column, Columbia River Maritime Museum, & more), Cannon Beach (Haystack Rock & Cannon Beach) and Beach Books (in Seaside). The adventure continues: take in nature's colorful creations at International Rose Test Garden, contemplate the waterfront views at Port of Hood River, look for gifts at Powell's City of Books, and explore the striking landscape of Multnomah Falls.

To see maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Portland itinerary planner.

Adelaide, Australia to Portland is an approximately 28-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 17 hours traveling from Adelaide to Portland. Traveling from Adelaide in September, expect Portland to be a bit warmer, temps between 28°C and 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Seattle.

Things to do in Portland

Parks Nature Beaches

Side Trips

Hood River, Astoria, Cannon Beach, Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area, Beach Books
Highlights from your plan
Cannon Beach
Ecola State Park

7
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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Wine Tours & Tastings and Future of Flight Aviation Center & Boeing Tour. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Seattle: Sequim (Purple Haze Lavender Farm & Sequim Bay State Park) and Snoqualmie Falls (in Snoqualmie). Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at The Museum of Flight, meet the residents at Seattle Aquarium, enjoy breathtaking views from Sky View Observatory, and find something for the whole family at Seattle Great Wheel.

For reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Seattle holiday planner.

You can fly from Portland to Seattle in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Portland in September, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Seattle: temperatures range from 25°C by day to 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Seattle

Parks Nature Tours

Side Trips

Sequim, Snoqualmie Falls, Future of Flight Aviation Center & Boeing Tour, Olympic Peninsula
Highlights from your plan
Hiram M. Chittenden Locks
Wine Tours & Tastings
The Museum of Flight

8
days
San Francisco

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Explore hidden gems such as San Francisco Bay and Sunset State Beach. Venture out of the city with trips to Gracianna Winery (in Healdsburg), Armstrong Redwood State Reserve (in Guerneville) and Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park (in Felton). Dedicate the 8th (Sun) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. There's much more to do: take a peaceful walk through Muir Woods National Monument, get great views at Twin Peaks, engage your brain at California Academy of Sciences, and explore the engaging exhibits at Exploratorium.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, refer to the San Francisco vacation planner.

Fly from Seattle to San Francisco in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In October, San Francisco is a bit warmer than Seattle - with highs of 26°C and lows of 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Berkeley.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Nature Beaches

Side Trips

Rodeo Beach, Gracianna Winery, Sunset State Beach, Armstrong Redwood State Reserve, Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park
Highlights from your plan
San Francisco Bay
Muir Woods National Monument
Wine Tours & Tastings

3
days
Berkeley

Berkeley is a city on the east shore of San Francisco Bay in northern Alameda County, California, United States. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Castello di Amorosa and Wine Tours & Tastings. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Berkeley: Muir Woods National Monument (in Mill Valley) and Rodeo Beach (in Sausalito). It doesn't end there: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Grizzly Peak.

To see photos, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read Berkeley trip generator.

Berkeley is just a short distance from San Francisco. Expect a daytime high around 25°C in October, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Berkeley

Parks Nature Tours

Side Trips

Castello di Amorosa, Rodeo Beach, Muir Woods National Monument, Wine Tours & Tastings
Highlights from your plan
Grizzly Peak
Castello di Amorosa
Muir Woods National Monument

Similar Plans

30 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 31 days in San Francisco, Las Vegas & Los Angeles BY A USER FROM NEW ZEALAND September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 31 days in Seattle BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, fast-paced, popular PREFERENCES: January, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Fast-paced 34 days in United States BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA March, teens, kids, culture, relaxing, beaches, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: March, teens, kids, culture, relaxing, beaches, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 31 days in United States BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA March, teens, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: March, teens, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 36 days in San Francisco BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA December, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: December, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 31 days in San Francisco BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 57 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 37 days in United States BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA December, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: December, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 32 days in United States BY A USER FROM U.S. VIRGIN ISLANDS May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, museums, shopping, hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans