11 days in United States Itinerary

11 days in United States Itinerary

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Yosemite National Park
— 1 night
2
Incline Village
— 1 night
3
Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park
— 1 night
4
Carmel
— 2 nights
5
Big Sur
— 1 night
6
Oakville
— 1 night
7
Sacramento
— 1 night
8
San Francisco
— 2 nights

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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.
On the 5th (Wed), don't miss a visit to Tuolumne Grove of Giant Sequoias.

To see photos, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Yosemite National Park vacation website.

Nashville to Yosemite National Park is an approximately 66-hour bus ride. You can also do a combination of bus and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Nashville to Yosemite National Park is minus 2 hours. When traveling from Nashville in June, plan for a bit cooler days and much colder nights in Yosemite National Park: temperatures range from °F by day to °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Incline Village.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Sentinel Dome ©
Sentinel Dome
Yosemite Falls ©
Yosemite Falls

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Incline Village

Incline Village ©
Incline Village is a census-designated place (CDP) in Washoe County, Nevada on the north shore of Lake Tahoe. On the 7th (Fri), take some stellar pictures from Stateline Fire Lookout and then enjoy the sand and surf at Sand Harbor.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Incline Village trip itinerary tool.

Explore your travel options from Yosemite National Park to Incline Village with the Route module. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Yosemite National Park in June since evenings lows in Incline Village dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Incline Village

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Stateline Fire Lookout
Highlights from your plan
Sand Harbor ©
Sand Harbor
Stateline Fire Lookout ©
Stateline Fire Lookout

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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 8th (Sat), take in the dramatic natural features at Moro Rock, thencontemplate the long history of General Sherman Tree, and then trek along Lakes Trail in Sequoia National Park.

To find traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park sightseeing app.

Traveling by car from Incline Village to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Incline Village in June: high temperatures in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park hover around °F and lows are around °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Carmel.

Things to do in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park

Trails Outdoors Parks
Highlights from your plan
Moro Rock ©
Moro Rock
Lakes Trail in Sequoia National Park ©
Lakes Trail in Sequoia National Park

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Carmel

Carmel ©
Carmel-by-the-Sea, often simply called Carmel, is a city in Monterey County, California, United States, founded in 1902 and incorporated on October 31, 1916. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sun): kick back and relax at Asilomar State Beach, thenmake a trip to Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard, and then explore the landscape on two wheels at Monterey Peninsula Recreational Trail. Here are some ideas for day two: enjoy the sand and surf at Carmel River State Beach and then kick back and relax at Point Lobos.

You can plan Carmel trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.

You can drive from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park to Carmel in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and bus; or fly. Traveling from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park in June, expect nights in Carmel to be slightly colder, around °F, while days are colder, around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Big Sur.

Things to do in Carmel

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Pacific Grove, Monterey Peninsula Recreational Trail
Highlights from your plan
Asilomar State Beach ©
Asilomar State Beach
Point Lobos ©
Point Lobos
Carmel River State Beach ©
Carmel River State Beach

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Big Sur

Big Sur ©
A sparsely populated area with stunning views, Big Sur attracts artists and tourists traveling California’s scenic Highway 1.
On the 11th (Tue), stroll through Partington Cove, admire the sheer force of McWay Falls, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park, and finally kick back and relax at Pfeiffer State Beach.

For more things to do, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read Big Sur online trip builder.

You can drive from Carmel to Big Sur in an hour. Another option is to take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) so you can go by car to Oakville.

Things to do in Big Sur

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park ©
Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park
Pfeiffer State Beach ©
Pfeiffer State Beach
McWay Falls ©
McWay Falls

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Oakville

Oakville
Oakville is a census-designated place (CDP) in the of Napa County, northern California.The population was 71 at the 2010 census.The local economy is based on Napa Valley wine production, and Oakville was formally declared a distinct appellation within the Napa Valley AVA in 1993. Plan my Oakville trip by asking Inpirock to come up with tips and suggestions.

You can drive from Big Sur to Oakville in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and shuttle; or fly. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Big Sur in June: highs in Oakville hover around °F, while lows dip to °F. You will leave for Sacramento on the 12th (Wed).

Things to do in Oakville

Wineries Parks Tours

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Sacramento

Sacramento ©
The capital city of America's most economically significant state, Sacramento is an important stop for any politico.
On the 13th (Thu), examine the collection at California State Railroad Museum.

For maps, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Sacramento road trip app.

Drive from Oakville to Sacramento in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Oakville in June, expect Sacramento to be somewhat warmer, temps between °F and °F. On the 13th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to San Francisco.

Things to do in Sacramento

Museums
Highlights from your plan
California State Railroad Museum ©
California State Railroad Museum

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Fri): visit a coastal fixture at Fort Point, take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, and then step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island. On the 15th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: go for a walk through Lombard Street.

To see maps, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the San Francisco online route planner.

You can drive from Sacramento to San Francisco in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. When traveling from Sacramento in June, plan for colder days in San Francisco, with highs around °F, while nights are about the same with lows around °F. On the 15th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Historic Sites Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Fort Point ©
Fort Point

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