15 days in United States Itinerary

15 days in United States Itinerary

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Start: Bangkok
Fly:  23 h
1
Yosemite National Park
— 4 nights
Bus:  7 h
2
Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  7 h
3
Tahoe City
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h
4
San Francisco
— 6 nights
Fly:  19 h
End: Bangkok

4
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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like El Capitan and Yosemite Museum Gallery. Visiting Curry Village Ice Rink and Bridalveil Fall will get you outdoors. There's much more to do: take in the dramatic scenery at Yosemite Falls, take some stellar pictures from Yosemite, Tunnel View, cruise along Tioga Pass, and make a trip to Olmsted Point.

For other places to visit, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read Yosemite National Park online tour builder.

Bangkok, Thailand to Yosemite National Park is an approximately 23.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Indochina Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -15 hour difference. Prepare for much colder weather when traveling from Bangkok in December: high temperatures in Yosemite National Park hover around 9°C and lows are around -11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) so you can take a bus to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
El Capitan ©
El Capitan
Bridalveil Fall ©
Bridalveil Fall
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point

2
nights
Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park

Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park ©
With mountain peaks reaching past 4,250 m (14,000 ft) and trees stretching to over 75 m (250 ft) high, Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks present nature on a grand scale.
On the 23rd (Mon), take in the dramatic natural features at Moro Rock, delve into the lush surroundings at Giant Forest, and then stroll through Diamond Peak. On the next day, trek along General Grant Tree Trail and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Kings Canyon National Park.

To find ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park road trip site.

You can take a bus from Yosemite National Park to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park in 8.5 hours. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in December, expect nights in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park to be much warmer, around 2°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough to drive to Tahoe City.

Things to do in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trip

Diamond Peak
Highlights from your plan
Moro Rock ©
Moro Rock
Giant Forest ©
Giant Forest
Kings Canyon National Park ©
Kings Canyon National Park

1
night
Tahoe City

Tahoe City ©
Tahoe City is an unincorporated community in Placer County, California. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Wed): enjoy the sand and surf at Sand Harbor, try to win big at Crystal Bay Club Casino, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Emerald Bay State Park.

To see other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Tahoe City travel app.

Getting from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park to Tahoe City by car takes about 7 hours. Other options: fly; or do a combination of car and bus. While traveling from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park, expect slightly colder days and cooler nights in Tahoe City, ranging from highs of 5°C to lows of -11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) so you can drive to San Francisco.

Things to do in Tahoe City

Parks Outdoors Casinos

Side Trips

Sand Harbor, Crystal Bay Club Casino, Emerald Bay State Park
Highlights from your plan
Sand Harbor ©
Sand Harbor
Emerald Bay State Park ©
Emerald Bay State Park

6
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Do your shopping at Oxbow Public Market and Bay Street. Escape the urban bustle at Lands End and Dolphin & Whale Watching. Venture out of the city with trips to Armstrong Redwood State Reserve (in Guerneville), Downtown Campbell Farmers' Market (in Campbell) and Muir Woods National Monument (in Mill Valley). The adventure continues: admire the majestic nature at Marin Headlands, buy something for everyone on your list at NFL Shop Pier 39, see the interesting displays at Cable Car Museum, and stroll through Natural Bridges State Beach.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read San Francisco day trip website.

You can drive from Tahoe City to San Francisco in 4 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or fly. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Tahoe City in December: highs in San Francisco hover around 17°C, while lows dip to 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 31st (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Santa Cruz, Armstrong Redwood State Reserve, Bay Street, Marin Headlands, Downtown Campbell Farmers' Market
Highlights from your plan
Marin Headlands ©
Marin Headlands
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Armstrong Redwood State Reserve ©
Armstrong Redwood State Reserve

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