10 days in United States Itinerary

10 days in United States Itinerary

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South Lake Tahoe
— 2 nights
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Yosemite National Park
— 2 nights
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Felton
— 1 night
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Big Sur
— 2 nights
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San Francisco
— 2 nights

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South Lake Tahoe

South Lake Tahoe ©
High in the Sierra Nevada mountains on the shore of one of America’s most scenic lakes, South Lake Tahoe captures the spirit of the outdoors and serves as a hub for tourism activities surrounding the lake.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Thu): relax and rejuvenate at Lake Tahoe Yoga, then awaken your taste buds at Wine Tours From Tahoe, and then get interesting insight from Tahoe Photographic Tours. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the long history of Tallac Historic Site, then contemplate the waterfront views at Emerald Bay State Park, and then take a memorable drive along Inspiration Point Vista.

To see other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, use the South Lake Tahoe trip planner.

The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to South Lake Tahoe. In May, daily temperatures in South Lake Tahoe can reach 63°F, while at night they dip to 35°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in South Lake Tahoe

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife

Side Trips

Lake Tahoe (California), Inspiration Point Vista, Lake Tahoe Yoga
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Tahoe Photographic Tours ©
Tahoe Photographic Tours
Emerald Bay State Park ©
Emerald Bay State Park
Tallac Historic Site ©
Tallac Historic Site

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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 8th (Sat), explore the striking landscape at Sentinel Dome, admire the sheer force of Vernal Fall, and then admire the sheer force of Yosemite Falls. Keep things going the next day: take some stellar pictures from Yosemite, Tunnel View and then trek along Mariposa Grove.

For more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Yosemite National Park holiday planning site.

You can take a bus from South Lake Tahoe to Yosemite National Park in 7 hours. In May, daily temperatures in Yosemite National Park can reach 65°F, while at night they dip to 34°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) so you can travel to Felton.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors
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Sentinel Dome ©
Sentinel Dome
Mariposa Grove ©
Mariposa Grove
Vernal Fall ©
Vernal Fall

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Felton

Felton ©
Felton is a census-designated place (CDP) in Santa Cruz County, California, United States. Start off your visit on the 10th (Mon): go for a walk through Shark Fin Cove, then whizz through the canopy at Mount Hermon Adventures, then immerse yourself in nature at Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park, and finally see the interesting displays at Bigfoot Discovery Museum.

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You can drive from Yosemite National Park to Felton in 4.5 hours. Another option is to drive. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in May, expect a bit warmer with lows of 49°F in Felton. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) early enough to drive to Big Sur.

Things to do in Felton

Outdoors · Adventure · Tours

Side Trips

Mount Hermon Adventures, Shark Fin Cove
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Mount Hermon Adventures ©
Mount Hermon Adventures
Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park ©
Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park
Shark Fin Cove ©
Shark Fin Cove

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Big Sur

Big Sur ©
A sparsely populated area with stunning views, Big Sur attracts artists and tourists traveling California’s scenic Highway 1.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Tue): kick back and relax at Pfeiffer State Beach, admire the natural beauty at Hawthorne Gallery, then admire the sheer force of McWay Falls, then kick back and relax at Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park, and finally admire the majestic nature at Pfeiffer Big Sur State Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll through Partington Cove, then walk around Garland Ranch Regional Park, then take some stellar pictures from Rocky Creek Bridge, and finally snap pictures at Bixby Bridge.

To see photos, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read our Big Sur day trip planning app.

Getting from Felton to Big Sur by car takes about 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 65°F in May, and nighttime lows around 51°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) to allow time to drive to San Francisco.

Things to do in Big Sur

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trip

Garland Ranch Regional Park
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Pfeiffer State Beach ©
Pfeiffer State Beach
Garland Ranch Regional Park ©
Garland Ranch Regional Park
Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park ©
Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park

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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, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, don't miss a visit to Ferry Building Marketplace, admire the natural beauty at Japanese Tea Garden, and engage your brain at Exploratorium.

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Getting from Big Sur to San Francisco by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 69°F, and evening lows to 53°F.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites
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Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

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