11 days in United States Itinerary

11 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Truckee
— 1 night
2
Yosemite National Park
— 3 nights
3
San Francisco
— 2 nights
4
Los Angeles
— 1 night
5
South Lake Tahoe
— 3 nights

1
night
Truckee

Truckee ©
Truckee is an incorporated town in Nevada County, California, United States. Kick off your visit on the 14th (Fri): take in the views from Rainbow Bridge / Donner Summit Bridge and then take an in-depth tour of Donner Memorial State Park and Emigrant Trail Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 15th (Sat): stroll through Northstar California.

To find other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Truckee journey builder.

Houston to Truckee is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 2 hours. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Houston in June: highs in Truckee hover around °F, while lows dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) early enough to take a bus to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Truckee

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports
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Northstar California ©
Northstar California
Rainbow Bridge / Donner Summit Bridge ©
Rainbow Bridge / Donner Summit Bridge

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.
Take a break from the city and head to Glacier Point and Nevada Falls Loop. There's lots more to do: explore the striking landscape at Sentinel Dome, admire the sheer force of Vernal Fall, get answers to all your questions at Yosemite Conservation Heritage Center, and make a trip to Olmsted Point.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Yosemite National Park trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Take a bus from Truckee to Yosemite National Park in 5.5 hours. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Truckee in June since evenings lows in Yosemite National Park dip to °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Nature Trails
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Half Dome ©
Half Dome
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Sentinel Dome ©
Sentinel Dome

2
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
On the 19th (Wed), head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, thentake a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, and then snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge. On your second day here, take some stellar pictures from Twin Peaks, thenadmire the natural beauty at Japanese Tea Garden, and then see what you can catch with a fishing tour.

Discover how to plan a San Francisco trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

Traveling by flight from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and subway; or take a bus. While traveling from Yosemite National Park, expect a bit cooler days and a bit warmer nights in San Francisco, ranging from highs of °F to lows of °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) early enough to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Francisco

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors
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Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

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.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Fri): get in on the family fun at Universal Studios Hollywood.

To see other places to visit, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read Los Angeles day trip planning website.

Fly from San Francisco to Los Angeles in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from San Francisco in June: high temperatures in Los Angeles hover around °F and lows are around °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) so you can travel to South Lake Tahoe.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks
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Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood

3
nights
South Lake Tahoe

High in the Sierra Nevada mountains on the shore of one of America’s most scenic lakes, South Lake Tahoe captures the spirit of the outdoors and serves as a hub for tourism activities surrounding the lake.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Kiva Beach. On the 22nd (Sat), contemplate the waterfront views at Emerald Bay State Park, thensteep yourself in history at Vikingsholm, and then hike along Eagle Falls Trail. Here are some ideas for day two: enjoy the sand and surf at Baldwin Beach and then relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour.

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You can fly from Los Angeles to South Lake Tahoe in 6 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Los Angeles in June, South Lake Tahoe is much colder at night with lows of °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in South Lake Tahoe

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

River Rafting & Tubing, Eagle Falls Trail, Emerald Bay State Park
Highlights from your plan
River Rafting & Tubing
Emerald Bay State Park ©
Emerald Bay State Park
Kiva Beach ©
Kiva Beach

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