11 days in United States Itinerary

11 days in United States Itinerary

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11 days in United States Itinerary

Start: San Francisco
1
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h
2
Yosemite National Park
— 2 nights
drive:  4​h
3
Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  7​h 45​min
4
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
End: Minneapolis

3
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Alcatraz Island and Filbert Steps will appeal to history buffs. Step out of the city life by going to Fishing Charters & Tours and Don Edwards San Francisco Bay Wildlife Refuge. There's much more to do: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, admire the majestic nature at Marin Headlands, look for all kinds of wild species at Fort Funston National Park, and go for a walk through Fisherman's Wharf.

To see maps, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the San Francisco trip itinerary planner.

If you are flying in from South Korea, the closest major airports are San Francisco International Airport, Metropolitan Oakland International Airport and Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport. June in San Francisco sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) so you can go by car to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Wildlife Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Marin Headlands
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

2
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 27th (Thu): get great views at Tunnel View, explore the striking landscape at Sentinel Dome, and then explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the dramatic natural features at El Capitan, take in the dramatic natural features at Half Dome, and then admire the sheer force of Yosemite Falls.

To find ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Yosemite National Park trip planning website .

You can drive from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and car; or do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from San Francisco in June, expect nights in Yosemite National Park to be slightly colder, around 7°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 30°C. On the 29th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Half Dome ©
Half Dome
Sentinel Dome ©
Sentinel Dome

2
nights
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.
On the 29th (Sat), explore the stunning scenery at Kings Canyon National Park. Keep things going the next day: explore the striking landscape at Moro Rock, take a peaceful walk through Giant Forest, then cruise along Generals Hwy, and finally steep yourself in history at General Sherman Tree.

To see ratings, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park trip itinerary maker site .

Take a bus from Yosemite National Park to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park in 7 hours. In June, Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park is a bit warmer than Yosemite National Park - with highs of 40°C and lows of 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) so you can drive to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Kings Canyon National Park ©
Kings Canyon National Park
Moro Rock ©
Moro Rock
Generals Hwy ©
Generals Hwy

3
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 2nd (Tue): take in the dramatic natural features at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area and then get a taste of the local shopping with The Strip. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: examine the collection at The Mob Museum, then examine the collection at The Neon Museum, then identify plant and animal life at Lake Mead National Recreation Area, and finally push the limits with an extreme tour.

To see where to stay, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, use the Las Vegas online trip maker .

You can drive from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park to Las Vegas in 8 hours. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park in July, with highs in Las Vegas at 47°C and lows at 32°C. On the 4th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Nature Shopping

Side Trips

Lake Mead National Recreation Area, Spring Mountains Visitor Center
Highlights from your plan
The Strip ©
The Strip
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum

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