11 days in United States Itinerary

11 days in United States Itinerary

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11 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Las Vegas
1
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Death Valley National Park
— 1 night
Drive + bus:  5​h 45​min
3
Yosemite National Park
— 3 nights
bus:  6​h 45​min
4
Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 45​min
5
Monterey
— 2 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  7​h
6
Cave Creek
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  4​h
End: Las Vegas

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Sun): explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, then take in panoramic vistas at High Roller, then admire the natural beauty at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, and finally admire the local landmark of Fountains of Bellagio.

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The Route module can give you travel options from your home to Las Vegas. In September, daily temperatures in Las Vegas can reach 93°F, while at night they dip to 71°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) so you can go by car to Death Valley National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio

1
night
Death Valley National Park

Death Valley National Park ©
Extreme heat and dryness create extreme landscapes in Death Valley National Park.
On the 23rd (Mon), don't miss a visit to Mesquite Flat Sand Dunes, then take some stellar pictures from Dante's View, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Zabriskie Point. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the waterfront views at Badwater Basin.

To find other places to visit, maps, photos, and tourist information, go to the Death Valley National Park trip itinerary app .

You can drive from Las Vegas to Death Valley National Park in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Las Vegas in September, Death Valley National Park is a bit cooler at night with lows of 63°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Death Valley National Park

Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Zabriskie Point ©
Zabriskie Point
Dante's View ©
Dante's View
Badwater Basin ©
Badwater Basin

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.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Wed): trek along Mariposa Grove of Giant Sequoias, then don't miss a visit to Washburn Point, and then explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: make a trip to Yosemite Village, then take in the dramatic scenery at Vernal Fall, then explore the striking landscape at El Capitan, and finally admire the sheer force of Yosemite Falls.

For other places to visit, maps, photos, and tourist information, use the Yosemite National Park trip planning site .

Traveling by combination of car and bus from Death Valley National Park to Yosemite National Park takes 6 hours. Traveling from Death Valley National Park in September, expect nights in Yosemite National Park to be much colder, around 38°F, while days are little chillier, around 74°F. On the 27th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can take a bus to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Mariposa Grove ©
Mariposa Grove
Vernal Fall ©
Vernal Fall

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night
Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park

Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park ©
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.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Sat): take in the dramatic natural features at Moro Rock, take a peaceful walk through Giant Forest, and then cruise along Generals Hwy.

For traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park trip itinerary maker .

You can take a bus from Yosemite National Park to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park in 7 hours. While traveling from Yosemite National Park, expect somewhat warmer days and much hotter nights in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park, ranging from highs of 90°F to lows of 59°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) so you can go by car to Monterey.

Things to do in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park

Nature Parks Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Giant Forest ©
Giant Forest
Moro Rock ©
Moro Rock
Generals Hwy ©
Generals Hwy

2
nights
Monterey

Monterey ©
Monterey is a city in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 29th (Sun): get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Monterey Bay Aquarium, take a memorable drive along 17-Mile Drive, and then kick back and relax at Breakwater.

To see photos, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Monterey day trip app .

You can drive from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park to Monterey in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and bus; or do a combination of car, bus, and flight. When traveling from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park in September, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Monterey: temperatures range from 72°F by day to 56°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Mon) to allow time for travel to Cave Creek.

Things to do in Monterey

Parks Outdoors Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
Monterey Bay Aquarium ©
Monterey Bay Aquarium
17-Mile Drive ©
17-Mile Drive
Breakwater ©
Breakwater

1
night
Cave Creek

Cave Creek ©
Cave Creek is a town in Maricopa County, Arizona, United States. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Tue): trek along Spur Cross Ranch and then immerse yourself in nature at Cave Creek Regional Park.

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Explore your travel options from Monterey to Cave Creek with the Route module. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Monterey in September, you will find days in Cave Creek are warmer (95°F), and nights are a bit warmer (75°F). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Cave Creek

Nature Parks Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Cave Creek Regional Park ©
Cave Creek Regional Park
Spur Cross Ranch ©
Spur Cross Ranch

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