10 days in United States Itinerary

10 days in United States Itinerary

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Los Angeles
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Joshua Tree National Park
— 2 nights
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Death Valley National Park
— 1 night
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Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
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San Francisco
— 2 nights
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Los Angeles
— 1 night

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Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©

City of Angels

Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Santa Monica Pier has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 6th (Fri): take a leisurely stroll along Santa Monica Pier.

For where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Los Angeles trip planner.

Use the Route module to see travel options from your home to Los Angeles. November in Los Angeles sees daily highs of 76°F and lows of 55°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) early enough to drive to Joshua Tree National Park.

Things to do in Los Angeles

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Pier / Boardwalk
Santa Monica Pier
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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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Cap Rock at Joshua Tree as well as Arch Rock. Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sat): explore the striking landscape at Skull Rock, make a trip to Arch Rock, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Cholla Cactus Garden. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 8th (Sun): take in the dramatic natural features at Keys View, don't miss a visit to Cap Rock at Joshua Tree, and then steep yourself in history at Keys Ranch.

To find ratings, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, go to the Joshua Tree National Park journey planner.

You can drive from Los Angeles to Joshua Tree National Park in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and taxi; or fly. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Los Angeles in November; daily highs in Joshua Tree National Park reach 70°F and lows reach 46°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Death Valley National Park.

Things to do in Joshua Tree National Park

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites
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Geologic Formation
Keys View
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Historic Site
Keys Ranch
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Death Valley National Park

Death Valley National Park ©

Hottest, Driest, Lowest

Extreme heat and dryness create extreme landscapes in Death Valley National Park.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Harmony Borax Works, Zabriskie Point, Devil's Golf Course, and other attractions. Start off your visit on the 9th (Mon): get great views at Dante's View, then explore the activities along Badwater Basin, then explore the striking landscape at Devil's Golf Course, and finally take a memorable drive along Artists Dr.

For other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Death Valley National Park online attractions planner.

Drive from Joshua Tree National Park to Death Valley National Park in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of car and bus. Traveling from Joshua Tree National Park in November, plan for slightly colder nights in Death Valley National Park, with lows around 39°F. You'll have a few hours on the 10th (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Death Valley National Park

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Scenic Drive
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Water Body
Badwater Basin
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Historic Site
Harmony Borax Works
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Historic Site
Eureka Mine
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Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park ©

A Land of Giants

With mountain peaks reaching past 4,250 m (14,000 ft) and trees stretching to over 75 m (250 ft) high, Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks present nature on a grand scale.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Kings Canyon National Park as well as Giant Forest. Kick off your visit on the 11th (Wed): explore the striking landscape at Moro Rock Trail, then delve into the lush surroundings at Giant Forest, then take a memorable drive along Generals Hwy, and finally take in breathtaking views at Kings Canyon National Park.

For more things to do, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, use the Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park online route maker.

Drive from Death Valley National Park to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park in 7 hours. In November, daytime highs in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park are 67°F, while nighttime lows are 42°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails
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Geologic Formation
Moro Rock Trail
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Forest
Giant Forest
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San Francisco

San Francisco ©

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
For reviews, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read our San Francisco holiday app.

Fly from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park to San Francisco in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park in November, expect a bit warmer with lows of 51°F in San Francisco. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) early enough to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Francisco

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Lookout
Battery Spencer
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Pier / Boardwalk
Fisherman's Wharf
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Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©

City of Angels

Your day by day itinerary now includes Hollywood Boulevard as well as Rodeo Drive. Kick off your visit on the 14th (Sat): take a stroll through Rodeo Drive and then get to know the fascinating history of Hollywood Boulevard.

For maps, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Los Angeles online driving holiday planner.

Fly from San Francisco to Los Angeles in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from San Francisco in November, plan for a bit warmer days in Los Angeles, with highs around 76°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

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Neighborhood
Rodeo Drive
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