14 days in United States Itinerary

14 days in United States Itinerary

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14 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Seattle
Drive:  3​h 30​min
1
Portland
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
2
Bend
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h 30​min
3
Crescent City
— 1 night
Drive:  7​h
4
San Francisco
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
5
Carmel
— Few hours
Drive:  3​h
6
San Luis Obispo
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
7
Los Angeles
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
8
Las Vegas
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h
End: Seattle

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.
On the 18th (Sat), stop by Powell's City of Books, take in nature's colorful creations at Portland Japanese Garden, then admire the natural beauty at International Rose Test Garden, and finally indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Sun): explore the activities along Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area, then admire the landmark architecture of Vista House, then take in the dramatic natural features at Oneonta Gorge, and finally admire the verdant scenery at Willamette Valley.

To see more things to do, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read Portland online trip builder .

Seattle to Portland is an approximately 3-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 85°F, and evening lows to 60°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Bend.

Things to do in Portland

#Parks, #Nature, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Oneonta Gorge, Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area, Vista House
Highlights from your plan
International Rose Test Garden ©
International Rose Test Garden
Portland Japanese Garden ©
Portland Japanese Garden

1
night
Bend

Bend ©
An old logging town at the crux of the high desert and ponderosa pine forest, Bend melds a love of the outdoors with cosmopolitan flair.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Mon): indulge your thirst for a good beer at Boneyard Beer, then explore the activities along Hosmer Lake, and then explore the activities along Todd Lake.

To find photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Bend online tour itinerary builder .

Traveling by car from Portland to Bend takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Portland in August, Bend is slightly colder at night with lows of 52°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) early enough to go by car to Crescent City.

Things to do in Bend

#Parks, #Nature, #Outdoors

Side Trips

The Art of Alfred A. Dolezal Gallery, City of Sisters
Highlights from your plan
Todd Lake ©
Todd Lake
Hosmer Lake ©
Hosmer Lake
Fishing Charters & Tours

1
night
Crescent City

Crescent City ©
Crescent City is the county seat and only incorporated city in Del Norte County, California. To see traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Crescent City route planner .

Getting from Bend to Crescent City by car takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and flight; or take a bus. When traveling from Bend in August, plan for cooler days and about the same nights in Crescent City: temperatures range from 63°F by day to 53°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Crescent City

#Parks, #Museums

Side Trip

End of the Trail Museum
Highlights from your plan
Beach Front Park ©
Beach Front Park

4
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Muir Woods National Monument and Twin Peaks. Explore San Francisco's surroundings by going to Balloon Rides (in Napa) and Castello di Amorosa (in Calistoga). Dedicate the 25th (Sat) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. There's still lots to do: snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, contemplate the waterfront views at San Francisco Bay, don't miss a visit to Ferry Building Marketplace, and explore the striking landscape of Alcatraz Island.

To find maps, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the San Francisco trip maker .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Crescent City to San Francisco takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In August, San Francisco is a bit warmer than Crescent City - with highs of 73°F and lows of 59°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) so you can drive to Carmel.

Things to do in San Francisco

#Tours, #Parks, #Nature

Side Trips

Balloon Rides, Muir Woods National Monument, Castello di Amorosa
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Ferry Building Marketplace ©
Ferry Building Marketplace

few
hours
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. Start off your visit on the 26th (Sun): appreciate the extensive heritage of Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard and then enjoy the sand and surf at Point Lobos.

For ratings, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read Carmel driving holiday tool .

You can drive from San Francisco to Carmel in 2.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and bus; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Carmel are 70°F, while nighttime lows are 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to San Luis Obispo.

Things to do in Carmel

#Beaches, #Parks, #Outdoors

Side Trip

Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard

1
night
San Luis Obispo

San Luis Obispo, or SLO for short, is a city in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 26th (Sun): take in the history at Mission San Luis Obispo de Tolosa.

To find photos, maps, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the San Luis Obispo online trip itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Carmel to San Luis Obispo takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. Traveling from Carmel in August, you will find days in San Luis Obispo are somewhat warmer (79°F), and nights are about the same (58°F). Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Mon) to allow time for the car ride to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Luis Obispo

#Outdoors, #Wildlife, #Wineries

Side Trips

Speed Boats Tours, Talley Vineyards
Highlights from your plan
Speed Boats Tours
Talley Vineyards ©
Talley Vineyards
Mission San Luis Obispo de Tolosa ©
Mission San Luis Obispo de Tolosa

3
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Mon): don't miss a visit to Huntington Beach Pier. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: find something for the whole family at Disneyland Park.

To see more things to do, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read our Los Angeles online travel route builder .

You can drive from San Luis Obispo to Los Angeles in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of bus, flight, and train. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Los Angeles when traveling from San Luis Obispo in August, with lows around 66°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) early enough to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Los Angeles

#Theme Parks, #Shopping, #Historic Sites

Side Trips

Huntington Beach Pier, Disneyland Park
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood
The Grove ©
The Grove

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Thu): stop by Las Vegas North Premium Outlets, have fun at Battlefield Vegas, examine the collection at Madame Tussauds - Las Vegas, then ponder the design of Bellagio Fountains, and finally try to win big at Bellagio Hotel and Casino.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Las Vegas holiday planner.

You can fly from Los Angeles to Las Vegas in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Los Angeles in August: high temperatures in Las Vegas hover around 101°F and lows are around 77°F. You will have some time to spend on the 31st (Fri) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Las Vegas

#Fun & Games, #Museums, #Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Bellagio Fountains ©
Bellagio Fountains
Battlefield Vegas ©
Battlefield Vegas
Titanic ©
Titanic

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