13 days in West Coast Itinerary

13 days in West Coast Itinerary

Created using Inspirock West Coast trip itinerary planner
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Fly
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Seattle
— 2 nights
Fly
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San Francisco
— 3 nights
Drive
3
Yosemite National Park
— 3 nights
Drive
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Los Angeles
— 4 nights
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Seattle — 2 nights

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.
Seattle is known for museums, sightseeing, and parks. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: view the masterpieces at Chihuly Garden and Glass, explore the world behind art at Seattle Art Museum, take a stroll through Pike Place Market, and get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

For reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Seattle online travel planner.

Dublin, Ireland to Seattle is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Dublin to Seattle is minus 8 hours. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Dublin in August: high temperatures in Seattle hover around 31°C and lows are around 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Wed) to allow time to fly to San Francisco.
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Museums · Parks · Shopping · Outdoors

San Francisco — 3 nights

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
San Francisco is known for sightseeing, nature, and parks. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Golden Gate Bridge, get a taste of the local shopping with Ferry Building Marketplace, contemplate the long history of SS Jeremiah O'Brien, and admire the natural beauty at Japanese Tea Garden.

For other places to visit, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, go to the San Francisco online trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by flight from Seattle to San Francisco takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Seattle in August, expect nights in San Francisco to be about the same, around 17°C, while days are slightly colder, around 26°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) so you can travel to Yosemite National Park.
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Parks · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Nature

Yosemite National Park — 3 nights

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.
Yosemite National Park is known for nature, sightseeing, and trails. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point, take in the dramatic scenery at Yosemite Falls, stroll through Nature Center at Happy Isles, and hike along Tuolumne Meadows.

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Traveling by car from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park takes 4 hours. Traveling from San Francisco in September, Yosemite National Park is much colder at night with lows of 3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) so you can travel to Los Angeles.
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Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

Los Angeles — 4 nights

Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
When in Los Angeles, make a side trip to see Disneyland Park in Anaheim, approximately Anaheim away. Pack the 7th (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. There's much more to do: take a leisurely stroll along Santa Monica Pier, get to know the fascinating history of Hollywood Walk of Fame, examine the collection at The Getty Center, and admire the striking features of Walt Disney Concert Hall.

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Getting from Yosemite National Park to Los Angeles by car takes about 6 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in September, you will find days in Los Angeles are somewhat warmer (34°C), and nights are much warmer (22°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) so you can fly back home.
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Theme Parks · Museums · Childrens Museums · Historic Sites
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