10 days in United States Itinerary

10 days in United States Itinerary

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South Lake Tahoe
— 1 night
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Cedar City
— 1 night
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Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
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Joshua Tree National Park
— 1 night
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Palm Springs
— 2 nights
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Huntington Beach
— 1 day

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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 20th (Fri): indulge your thirst for a good beer at South Lake Brewing Company.

To see other places to visit, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read South Lake Tahoe journey planner.

Novato to South Lake Tahoe is an approximately 3.5-hour car ride. You can also drive. In November, South Lake Tahoe is slightly colder than Novato - with highs of 52°F and lows of 26°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) so you can travel to Cedar City.

Things to do in South Lake Tahoe

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Historic Sites

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Tahoe Photographic Tours ©
Tahoe Photographic Tours
Tallac Historic Site ©
Tallac Historic Site
South Lake Brewing Company ©
South Lake Brewing Company

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Cedar City

Cedar City ©
Cedar City is a city in Iron County, Utah, United States, 250mi south of Salt Lake City, and 180mi north of Las Vegas on Interstate 15. On the 22nd (Sun), learn about winemaking at IG Winery, then explore the stunning scenery at Taylor Creek, then explore and take pictures at Kolob Canyon Road, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Cedar City Utah Temple.

To see reviews, photos, ratings, and tourist information, use the Cedar City online trip planner.

You can fly from South Lake Tahoe to Cedar City in 6.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from South Lake Tahoe to Cedar City. In November, daily temperatures in Cedar City can reach 55°F, while at night they dip to 26°F. You'll have a few hours on the 23rd (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Cedar City

Scenic Drive · Outdoors · Nature · Parks

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IG Winery ©
IG Winery
Cedar City Utah Temple ©
Cedar City Utah Temple

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Grand Canyon National Park

Grand Canyon National Park ©
The size, shape, and color of Grand Canyon National Park combine to leave an impression on visitors as deep as the canyon itself.
On the 23rd (Mon), explore the stunning scenery at Yavapai Point.

To find photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Grand Canyon National Park road trip planner.

Drive from Cedar City to Grand Canyon National Park in 5.5 hours. In November, plan for daily highs up to 54°F, and evening lows to 22°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Joshua Tree National Park.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

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Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
South Kaibab Trail ©
South Kaibab Trail
Mather Point ©
Mather Point

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Joshua Tree National Park

Joshua Tree National Park ©
Joshua Tree National Park takes its name from the Joshua tree, a twisted, spiky tree with bayonet-shaped leaves at the top that's one of the few plant species hardy enough to thrive in the extreme climate of the Mojave Desert.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Wed): appreciate the views at Hidden Valley Nature Trail, then explore the striking landscape at Keys View, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Cholla Cactus Garden.

To see traveler tips, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read Joshua Tree National Park tour itinerary maker site.

Drive from Grand Canyon National Park to Joshua Tree National Park in 6.5 hours. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 1 hour. While traveling from Grand Canyon National Park, expect a bit warmer days and much hotter nights in Joshua Tree National Park, ranging from highs of 70°F to lows of 46°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) so you can drive to Palm Springs.

Things to do in Joshua Tree National Park

Parks · Nature
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Keys View ©
Keys View
Hidden Valley Nature Trail ©
Hidden Valley Nature Trail
Cholla Cactus Garden ©
Cholla Cactus Garden

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Palm Springs

Palm Springs ©
On the 26th (Thu), get engrossed in the history at Palm Springs Air Museum, then see Off-Road Tours, and then admire the masterpieces at Palm Springs Art Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: delve into the distant past at Indian Canyons, then explore the stunning scenery at Tahquitz Canyon, then admire the striking features of Elvis Honeymoon Hideaway, and finally test your team's savvy at Escape Room Palm Springs.

To find reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Palm Springs trip builder app.

Traveling by car from Joshua Tree National Park to Palm Springs takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Joshua Tree National Park in November; daily highs in Palm Springs reach 79°F and lows reach 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to drive to Huntington Beach.

Things to do in Palm Springs

Nature · Museums · Parks · Outdoors

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Indian Canyons ©
Indian Canyons
Off-Road Tours
Palm Springs Air Museum ©
Palm Springs Air Museum

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Huntington Beach

Huntington Beach ©
Huntington Beach is a seaside city in Orange County in Southern California. Start off your visit on the 28th (Sat): identify plant and animal life at Pacific Marine Mammal Center, then kick back and relax at Crystal Cove, then enjoy the sand and surf at Newport Beach, and finally take in the waterfront at Huntington Beach Pier.

For maps, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, use the Huntington Beach itinerary planner.

You can drive from Palm Springs to Huntington Beach in 2 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus, train, and taxi; or do a combination of bus and train. November in Huntington Beach sees daily highs of 75°F and lows of 55°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Huntington Beach

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Nature

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Newport Beach ©
Newport Beach
Huntington Beach Pier ©
Huntington Beach Pier
Crystal Cove ©
Crystal Cove

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