14 days in United States Itinerary

14 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
San Francisco
— 5 nights
2
Big Sur
— 2 nights
3
Paso Robles
— 3 nights
4
Yosemite National Park
— 3 nights

5
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
For reviews, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the San Francisco sightseeing planner.

If you are flying in from Canada, the closest major aiports are San Francisco International Airport, Metropolitan Oakland International Airport, Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport and Travis Air Force Base. June in San Francisco sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. On the 5th (Sun), you're off to Big Sur.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Wineries Tours

2
nights
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 6th (Mon), identify plant and animal life at Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary, thentour the pleasant surroundings at Pfeiffer State Beach, and then snap pictures at Bixby Bridge. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Pacific Valley Bluff Trail, admire the sheer force of McWay Falls, thenstroll through Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Hawthorne Gallery.

For reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Big Sur day trip planner.

Traveling by car from San Francisco to Big Sur takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. In July in Big Sur, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can go by car to Paso Robles.

Things to do in Big Sur

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trip

Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary
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Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park ©
Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park
Pfeiffer State Beach ©
Pfeiffer State Beach
Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary ©
Monterey Bay National Marine Sanctuary

3
nights
Paso Robles

Paso Robles ©
A town of hot springs and wine, Paso Robles (or "Pass of the Oaks") feels like a desert paradise to those who travel here.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Wed): do a tasting at Peachy Canyon Winery, enjoy the sand and surf at Moonstone Beach, thenstroll through Piedras Blancas, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Friends of the Elephant Seal. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: do a tasting at Tobin James Cellars, thenadmire the masterpieces at Sculpterra Winery & Sculpture Garden, thensavor the flavors at Rotta Winery, and finally examine the collection at Morro Bay State Park.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Paso Robles using our trip planner.

Drive from Big Sur to Paso Robles in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. When traveling from Big Sur in July, plan for much hotter days in Paso Robles, with highs around °C, while nights are about the same with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) early enough to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Paso Robles

Parks Wineries Outdoors

Side Trips

San Simeon, Templeton, Moonstone Beach, Morro Bay State Park
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Friends of the Elephant Seal ©
Friends of the Elephant Seal
Moonstone Beach ©
Moonstone Beach
Sculpterra Winery & Sculpture Garden ©
Sculpterra Winery & Sculpture Garden

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.
Step out of the city life by going to Glacier Point and Vernal Fall. And it doesn't end there: view the masterpieces at Ansel Adams Gallery, cruise along Tioga Pass, don't miss a visit to Washburn Point, and take in the dramatic scenery at Yosemite Falls.

To see more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Yosemite National Park trip maker.

Traveling by combination of bus and train from Paso Robles to Yosemite National Park takes 11.5 hours. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Paso Robles in July; daily highs in Yosemite National Park reach °C and lows reach °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Panorama Trail ©
Panorama Trail
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Sentinel Dome ©
Sentinel Dome

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