12 days in United States Itinerary

12 days in United States Itinerary

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12 days in United States Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  12​h 30​min
1
Seattle
— 1 day
Drive:  3​h 15​min
2
Portland
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
3
Lincoln City
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
4
Coos Bay
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h
5
Arcata
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
6
Fort Bragg
— 1 day
Drive:  3​h 30​min
7
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Fly:  14​h
End: London

1
day
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.
To find other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Seattle travel route planner.

London, UK to Seattle is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle; or do a combination of train, bus, and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 8 hours traveling from London to Seattle. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in October, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Portland.

Things to do in Seattle

Shopping Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market
Chukar Cherries ©
Chukar Cherries

2
nights
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.
Plan my Portland trip by asking Inpirock to come up with tips and suggestions.

You can fly from Seattle to Portland in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In October in Portland, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 11°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Wed) so you can go by car to Lincoln City.

Things to do in Portland

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Wintler Community Park, Sokol Blosser Winery, Champoeg State Heritage Park
Highlights from your plan
Champoeg State Heritage Park ©
Champoeg State Heritage Park
Sokol Blosser Winery ©
Sokol Blosser Winery

1
night
Lincoln City

Lincoln City ©
Lincoln City is a city in Lincoln County, Oregon, United States. Start off your visit on the 31st (Wed): kick back and relax at Roads End State Recreation Site, take in the exciting artwork at Rock Your World: Pacific Northwest Gem & Jewelry Gallery, get engrossed in the history at North Lincoln County Historical Museum, take in the exciting artwork at Alderhouse Glass Blowers, then immerse yourself in nature at Fogarty Creek State Recreation Area, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Taft Bay.

To see maps, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Lincoln City trip planner .

Traveling by car from Portland to Lincoln City takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. When traveling from Portland in October, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Lincoln City: temperatures range from 18°C by day to 10°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) so you can travel to Coos Bay.

Things to do in Lincoln City

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trip

Fogarty Creek State Recreation Area
Highlights from your plan
Fogarty Creek State Recreation Area ©
Roads End State Recreation Site ©
Roads End State Recreation Site
North Lincoln County Historical Museum ©

2
nights
Coos Bay

Coos Bay ©
Coos Bay is a city located in Coos County, Oregon, United States, where the Coos River enters Coos Bay on the Pacific Ocean. Start off your visit on the 1st (Thu): look for all kinds of wild species at Coquille Point, kick back and relax at Bandon State Park, then take an in-depth tour of Bandon Historical Society Museum, and finally hike along John Dellenback Dunes Trailhead. Keep things going the next day: enjoy the sea views from Cape Arago Lighthouse, then tour the pleasant surroundings at South Slough National Estuarine Research Reserve, then admire the majestic nature at William M. Tugman State Park, and finally don't miss a visit to David Dewett Veterans Memorial.

To see where to stay, maps, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Coos Bay online tour itinerary maker .

Getting from Lincoln City to Coos Bay by car takes about 3 hours. Expect a daytime high around 17°C in November, and nighttime lows around 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) early enough to go by car to Arcata.

Things to do in Coos Bay

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Bandon, Charleston, David Dewett Veterans Memorial, William M. Tugman State Park, John Dellenback Dunes Trailhead
Highlights from your plan
Coquille Point ©
Coquille Point
Bandon State Park ©
Bandon State Park

1
night
Arcata

Arcata ©
Arcata, originally Union Town or Union, is a city adjacent to the Arcata Bay portion of Humboldt Bay in Humboldt County, California, United States. Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Sat): browse the fresh offerings at Arcata Farmers' Market, enjoy the sand and surf at Moonstone Beach, make a trip to Trinidad Memorial Lighthouse, then browse the exhibits of Trinidad Art Gallery, and finally do a tasting at Moonstone Crossing Winery Tasting Room.

To find ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Arcata online itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Coos Bay to Arcata takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and flight. In November in Arcata, expect temperatures between 18°C during the day and 7°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) so you can travel to Fort Bragg.

Things to do in Arcata

Shopping Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Trinidad
Highlights from your plan
Trinidad Art Gallery ©
Trinidad Art Gallery
Arcata Farmers' Market ©
Arcata Farmers' Market

1
day
Fort Bragg

Fort Bragg ©
Fort Bragg is a coastal city along State Route 1 in Mendocino County, California. Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sun): admire the majestic nature at Jug Handle State Reserve, then see the interesting displays at Guest House Museum, then kick back and relax at Pudding Creek Beach, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Noyo Headlands Park.

For traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Fort Bragg tour itinerary planner.

Getting from Arcata to Fort Bragg by car takes about 3.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 21°C in November, and nighttime lows around 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) early enough to drive to San Francisco.

Things to do in Fort Bragg

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Jug Handle State Reserve
Highlights from your plan
Jug Handle State Reserve ©
Jug Handle State Reserve
Pudding Creek Beach ©
Pudding Creek Beach
Guest House Museum ©
Guest House Museum

3
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
We've included these beaches for you: Bodega Head and Pinnacle Gulch Coastal Access Trail. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at VJB Cellars and Mumm Napa. Explore San Francisco's surroundings by going to Oxbow Public Market (in Napa), Frog's Leap Winery (in Rutherford) and Fitzgerald J V Marine Reserve (in Moss Beach). Next up on the itinerary: do a tasting at Pride Mountain Vineyards, steep yourself in history at City Lights Booksellers, and kick back and relax at Half Moon Bay State Beach.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read our San Francisco road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Fort Bragg to San Francisco takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Fort Bragg in November, San Francisco is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Rutherford, Bodega Bay, Half Moon Bay State Beach, VJB Cellars, Fitzgerald J V Marine Reserve
Highlights from your plan
VJB Cellars ©
VJB Cellars
Mumm Napa ©
Mumm Napa
Pinnacle Gulch Coastal Access Trail ©

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