15 days in United States Itinerary

15 days in United States Itinerary

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15 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Copenhagen
Fly + subway:  13​h 30​min
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
Incline Village
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
Yosemite National Park
— 4 nights
Drive:  4​h 45​min
Monterey
— 3 nights
+2
shuttle + foot + Fly:  17​h 15​min
End: Copenhagen

3
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Bodega Dunes and China Beach. Step off the beaten path and head to Armstrong Redwood State Reserve and Goat Rock Beach. Go for a jaunt from San Francisco to Calistoga to see Castello di Amorosa about 1h 30 min away. Next up on the itinerary: step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island, snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, appreciate the extensive heritage of Filbert Steps, and enjoy the sand and surf at Marshall’s Beach.

To see other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read San Francisco online trip itinerary planner .

Copenhagen, Denmark to San Francisco is an approximately 13.5-hour combination of flight and subway. You can also fly; or do a combination of train, flight, and subway. The time zone changes from Central European Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -9 hour difference. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Copenhagen in September: high temperatures in San Francisco hover around 28°C and lows are around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can travel to Incline Village.

Things to do in San Francisco

#Parks, #Beaches, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Castello di Amorosa, Armstrong Redwood State Reserve, Bodega Dunes, Goat Rock Beach
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Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Castello di Amorosa ©
Castello di Amorosa
Goat Rock Beach ©
Goat Rock Beach

3
nights
Incline Village

Incline Village ©
Incline Village is a census-designated place (CDP) in Washoe County, Nevada on the north shore of Lake Tahoe. Step out of the city life by going to Nevada Beach Campground and Burnt Cedar Beach. Step off the beaten path and head to Incline Beach and Secret Cove Beach. Explore Incline Village's surroundings by going to South Lake Tahoe (Baldwin Beach, Pope Beach, & more). It doesn't end there: steep yourself in history at Thunderbird Lodge Preservation Society and stroll through Tahoe Meadows Whole Access Interpretive Trail.

To see reviews, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Incline Village day trip planning website .

You can drive from San Francisco to Incline Village in 3.5 hours. Expect little chillier evenings in Incline Village when traveling from San Francisco in September, with lows around 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) so you can travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Incline Village

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Beaches

Side Trips

South Lake Tahoe, Lake Tahoe (Nevada)
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Incline Beach ©
Incline Beach
Pope Beach ©
Pope Beach
Burnt Cedar Beach ©
Burnt Cedar Beach

4
nights
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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Bodie State Historic Park and Glacier Point. Get outdoors at Tunnel View and Vernal Fall. Change things up with a short trip to Mono Lake County Park in Lee Vining (about 48 minutes away). The adventure continues: admire the sheer force of Yosemite Falls, hike along Panorama Trail, make a trip to Yosemite Conservation Heritage Center, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Lembert Dome.

To find where to stay, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Yosemite National Park day trip planner .

Traveling by car from Incline Village to Yosemite National Park takes 5.5 hours. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Incline Village in September: high temperatures in Yosemite National Park hover around 27°C and lows are around 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Monterey.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

#Parks, #Nature, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Bodie State Historic Park, Mono Lake County Park
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Bodie State Historic Park ©
Bodie State Historic Park
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Yosemite Falls ©
Yosemite Falls

3
nights
Monterey

Monterey ©
Monterey is a city in the U.S. Step out of the city life by going to Point Lobos and Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park. Step off the beaten path and head to Carmel River State Beach and Pfeiffer State Beach. There's still lots to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Del Mar Beach, make a trip to San Carlos Cathedral, identify plant and animal life at Breakwater, and stop by The Cheese Shop.

For reviews, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Monterey online trip maker .

Traveling by car from Yosemite National Park to Monterey takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Yosemite National Park in September since evenings lows in Monterey dip to 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Monterey

#Outdoors, #Beaches, #Parks

Side Trips

Carmel, Big Sur
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Carmel River State Beach ©
Carmel River State Beach
Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park ©
Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park
Pfeiffer State Beach ©
Pfeiffer State Beach

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