16 days in United States Itinerary

16 days in United States Itinerary

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16 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Manchester
Fly:  14​h
San Francisco
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
Monterey
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
Bakersfield
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h 15​min
Las Vegas
— 4 nights
Drive:  5​h
Bishop
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
June Lake
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
Oakhurst
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
Santa Cruz
— 1 night
shuttle + Fly:  14​h 15​min
End: Manchester

2
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
On the 27th (Fri), examine the collection at Cable Car Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Limantour Beach and then delve into the lush surroundings at Muir Woods National Monument.

For other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our San Francisco road trip app .

Manchester, UK to San Francisco is an approximately 14-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and subway; or do a combination of flight and shuttle. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -8 hour difference. In July in San Francisco, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 16°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Monterey.

Things to do in San Francisco

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Nature

Side Trips

Rockaway Beach, Limantour Beach, Muir Woods National Monument
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Muir Woods National Monument ©
Muir Woods National Monument
Twin Peaks ©
Twin Peaks
Limantour Beach ©
Limantour Beach

3
nights
Monterey

Monterey ©
Monterey is a city in the U.S. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 30th (Mon): don't miss a visit to Bird Rock Vista Point, then tee off at Pebble Beach Golf Links, and then grab your bike and head to Monterey Peninsula Recreational Trail.

To see other places to visit, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read Monterey road trip tool .

Traveling by car from San Francisco to Monterey takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In July in Monterey, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Bakersfield.

Things to do in Monterey

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Golf

Side Trips

Pacific Grove, Pebble Beach
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Pebble Beach Golf Links ©
Pebble Beach Golf Links
Lovers Point ©
Lovers Point
Dennis the Menace Park ©
Dennis the Menace Park

1
night
Bakersfield

Bakersfield ©
Bakersfield is a city in California, United States, and the county seat of Kern County. On the 1st (Wed), enjoy some diversion at McMurtry Aquatic Center and then stroll through Kern River Parkway Trail.

To find other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read Bakersfield travel itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Monterey to Bakersfield takes 4 hours. Traveling from Monterey in August, you will find days in Bakersfield are much hotter (43°C), and nights are a bit warmer (26°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) early enough to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Bakersfield

#Outdoors, #Trails, #Parks
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McMurtry Aquatic Center ©
McMurtry Aquatic Center

4
nights
Las Vegas

Las Vegas ©
Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Step out of the city life by going to Valley of Fire State Park and Willow Beach. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Wynn Las Vegas and Bellagio Hotel and Casino. Next up on the itinerary: enjoy some diversion at Battlefield Vegas, relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers, make a trip to Paris Las Vegas, and wander the streets of Las Vegas Downtown.

For traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Las Vegas trip itinerary tool .

Drive from Bakersfield to Las Vegas in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. In August, daytime highs in Las Vegas are 45°C, while nighttime lows are 29°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to travel to Bishop.

Things to do in Las Vegas

#Fun & Games, #Casinos, #Parks

Side Trips

Valley of Fire State Park, Willow Beach
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Battlefield Vegas ©
Battlefield Vegas
Valley of Fire State Park ©
Valley of Fire State Park
Wynn Las Vegas ©
Wynn Las Vegas

1
night
Bishop

Bishop ©
Bishop is a city in Inyo County, California, United States. On the 7th (Tue), examine the collection at Owens Valley Paiute Shoshone Cultural Center, then try your luck at Paiute Palace Casino, and then stroll through Little Lakes Valley Trail.

To see reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Bishop online journey builder .

You can drive from Las Vegas to Bishop in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. Traveling from Las Vegas in August, expect much colder with lows of 15°C in Bishop. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can travel to June Lake.

Things to do in Bishop

#Nightlife, #Fun & Games, #Outdoors
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Paiute Palace Casino ©
Paiute Palace Casino

1
night
June Lake

June Lake ©
June Lake is a census-designated place in Mono County, California. Start off your visit on the 8th (Wed): sample the tasty concoctions at June Lake Brewing and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Cathedral Range.

To see maps, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our June Lake road trip app .

Getting from Bishop to June Lake by car takes about an hour. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Bishop in August: high temperatures in June Lake hover around 32°C and lows are around 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) early enough to travel to Oakhurst.

Things to do in June Lake

#Nature, #Parks, #Breweries

Side Trip

Cathedral Range
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June Lake Brewing ©
June Lake Brewing

1
night
Oakhurst

Oakhurst
Situated on the Gold Rush highway that winds through former mining towns, Oakhurst is the gateway to America's most popular national park for travelers.
To see traveler tips, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Oakhurst online tour builder .

Traveling by car from June Lake to Oakhurst takes 3.5 hours. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from June Lake in August, with highs in Oakhurst at 42°C and lows at 20°C. On the 9th (Thu), you're off toSanta Cruz.

Things to do in Oakhurst

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Nature

1
night
Santa Cruz

Santa Cruz ©
Santa Cruz remains synonymous with surfing, but this counterculture bastion offers plenty even if you don't plan to catch any waves.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Thu): explore the galleries of Seymour Marine Discovery Center and then admire the majestic nature at Wilder Ranch State Park.

For ratings, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Santa Cruz vacation builder website .

You can drive from Oakhurst to Santa Cruz in 3.5 hours. Expect much colder weather when traveling from Oakhurst in August: highs in Santa Cruz hover around 27°C, while lows dip to 16°C. You will have some time to spend on the 10th (Fri) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Santa Cruz

#Parks, #Nature, #Museums

Side Trip

Shark Fin Cove
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Wilder Ranch State Park ©
Wilder Ranch State Park
Shark Fin Cove ©
Shark Fin Cove
Seymour Marine Discovery Center ©
Seymour Marine Discovery Center

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