11 days in United States Itinerary

11 days in United States Itinerary

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11 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Tampa
Fly:  6​h 30​min
1
Los Angeles
— 1 night
Fly + Drive:  6​h 30​min
2
Yosemite National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h
3
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
4
Portland
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h
5
Seattle
— 2 nights
Fly:  7​h 15​min
End: Tampa

1
night
Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Tue): find something for the whole family at Universal Studios Hollywood.

For more things to do, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read our Los Angeles road trip planning site .

Tampa to Los Angeles is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -3 hour difference. In July, Los Angeles is a bit cooler than Tampa - with highs of 82°F and lows of 64°F. On the 4th (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Nightlife
Highlights from your plan
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood
Walt Disney Concert Hall ©
Walt Disney Concert Hall

3
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.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Thu): hike along Panorama Trail, then explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point, then trek along Wawona Meadow, and finally make a trip to Olmsted Point. On the next day, admire all the interesting features of Tioga Pass and then trek along Tuolumne Meadows.

To see maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Yosemite National Park trip itinerary builder app .

Getting from Los Angeles to Yosemite National Park by car takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight, bus, and taxi; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Los Angeles in July since evenings lows in Yosemite National Park dip to 45°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Outdoors Parks Trails
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Tuolumne Meadows ©
Tuolumne Meadows
Panorama Trail ©
Panorama Trail

3
nights
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, museums, parks, nightlife, and childrens museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, explore and take pictures at AT&T Park, tour the pleasant surroundings at Golden Gate Park, and get great views at Twin Peaks.

To see maps, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, use the San Francisco online trip itinerary maker .

Traveling by car from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of taxi, bus, flight, and subway. While traveling from Yosemite National Park, expect a bit cooler days and a bit warmer nights in San Francisco, ranging from highs of 72°F to lows of 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) early enough to travel to Portland.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Historic Sites Nature
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

1
night
Portland

Portland ©
A big city with a small-town feel, Portland is home to the country's biggest rose test garden, perched on a hill overlooking downtown.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Tue): admire the natural beauty at International Rose Test Garden, then admire the natural beauty at Portland Japanese Garden, then take in the views from Hawthorne Bridge, and finally stop by Powell's City of Books.

To find maps, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Portland trip planner .

Fly from San Francisco to Portland in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. When traveling from San Francisco in July, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Portland: temperatures range from 82°F by day to 59°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) so you can travel to Seattle.

Things to do in Portland

Parks Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Portland Japanese Garden ©
Portland Japanese Garden
Powell's City of Books ©
Powell's City of Books
International Rose Test Garden ©
International Rose Test Garden

2
nights
Seattle

Seattle ©
Nicknamed the "Emerald City" because of its abundant evergreen trees, Seattle is the cultural and business center of the Pacific Northwest, as well as a popular holiday destination.
On the 11th (Wed), stop by Chukar Cherries, take a stroll through Pike Place Market, then explore the world behind art at Chihuly Garden and Glass, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Space Needle. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Thu): admire the masterpieces at Seattle Art Museum, then admire nature's wide array of creatures at Seattle Aquarium, then appreciate the history behind Fremont Troll, and finally take a leisurely stroll along Hiram M. Chittenden Locks.

For maps, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read Seattle attractions planner .

Traveling by flight from Portland to Seattle takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. July in Seattle sees daily highs of 78°F and lows of 60°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Seattle

Museums Shopping Parks
Highlights from your plan
Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Space Needle ©
Space Needle
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market

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