12 days in United States Itinerary

12 days in United States Itinerary

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12 days in United States Itinerary

Medford
Fly:  3​h 45​min
San Francisco
— 6 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
Yosemite National Park
— 4 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
Sacramento
— Few hours
Drive:  2​h 30​min
Reno
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h 30​min
Medford

6
days
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
San Francisco is known for nature, museums, parks, nightlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, engage your brain at Exploratorium, admire the natural beauty at Japanese Tea Garden, and step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island.

For maps, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our San Francisco online route planner .

Medford to San Francisco is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Medford in February, with highs in San Francisco at 62°F and lows at 48°F. On the 14th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Neighborhoods Museums
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Fisherman's Wharf
Fisherman's Wharf

3
days
Yosemite National Park

Yosemite National Park ©
Massive granite mountains, towering waterfalls, groves of Giant Sequoia trees, and wilderness as far as the eye can see distinguish the landscape of Yosemite National Park.
On the 15th (Thu), spend an exhilarating day on the slopes at Yosemite Ski and Snowboard Area. The adventure continues: take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier Point, don't miss a visit to Olmsted Point, hike along Wawona Meadow, and identify plant and animal life at Nature Center at Happy Isles.

To find reviews, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Yosemite National Park visit planner .

Traveling by car from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of subway, flight, bus, and taxi. While traveling from San Francisco, expect slightly colder days and much colder nights in Yosemite National Park, ranging from highs of 48°F to lows of 19°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Sacramento.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Yosemite Village ©
Yosemite Village
El Capitan ©
El Capitan

few
hours
Sacramento

Sacramento ©
The capital city of America's most economically significant state, Sacramento is an important stop for any politico.
For traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Sacramento online visit planner .

You can drive from Yosemite National Park to Sacramento in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of taxi, bus, and train. When traveling from Yosemite National Park in February, plan for somewhat warmer days in Sacramento, with highs around 61°F, while nights are much warmer with lows around 41°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Reno.

Things to do in Sacramento

Museums
Highlights from your plan
California State Railroad Museum ©
California State Railroad Museum

1
day
Reno

Reno
A sea of casinos in the high desert of the Sierra Nevadas, Reno capitalizes on gaming and nightlife.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Mon): tour the pleasant surroundings at Rancho San Rafael Regional Park, explore and take pictures at University of Nevada, Reno, and then buy something for everyone on your list at Meadowood Mall.

To see ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Reno trip itinerary maker site .

Getting from Sacramento to Reno by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train, subway, flight, and bus. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Sacramento in February; daily highs in Reno reach 51°F and lows reach 28°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Reno

Parks Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Rancho San Rafael Regional Park
Rancho San Rafael Regional Park
University of Nevada, Reno
University of Nevada, Reno
Meadowood Mall ©
Meadowood Mall

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