16 days in United States Itinerary

16 days in United States Itinerary

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Morro Bay
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Carmel
— 1 night
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San Francisco
— 3 nights
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Mendocino
— 1 night
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Crescent City
— 1 night
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Portland
— 4 nights
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Seattle
— 3 nights

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Morro Bay

Morro Bay ©
Morro Bay is a waterfront city in San Luis Obispo County, California located along California State Route 1 on California's Central Coast. Your day by day itinerary now includes Morro Rock. On the 17th (Sat), take in the dramatic natural features at Morro Rock and then look for gifts at The Shell Shop.

To see more things to do, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Morro Bay online road trip planner.

Tustin to Morro Bay is an approximately 4-hour car ride. You can also drive; or do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Tustin in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Morro Bay, with lows of 54°F. You'll have a few hours on the 18th (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling to Carmel.

Things to do in Morro Bay

Parks · Nature · Shopping
Highlights from your trip
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Geologic Formation
Morro Rock
4.6
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Gift & Specialty Shop
The Shell Shop
4.8

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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 18th (Sun): don't miss a visit to Carmel Beach Boardwalk and then take a stroll through Ocean Avenue.

For where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Carmel trip builder app.

Getting from Morro Bay to Carmel by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. While traveling from Morro Bay, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Carmel, ranging from highs of 70°F to lows of 52°F. You will have some time to spend on the 19th (Mon) before leaving for San Francisco.

Things to do in Carmel

Neighborhoods · Shopping
Highlights from your trip
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Neighborhood
Ocean Avenue
4.5
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Pier / Boardwalk
Carmel Beach Boardwalk
4.9

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Boudin at the Wharf, Fisherman's Wharf, Ghirardelli Square, and other attractions you added.

To see traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the San Francisco day trip planning app.

Drive from Carmel to San Francisco in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 73°F in October, and nighttime lows around 56°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) early enough to drive to Mendocino.

Things to do in San Francisco

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
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Pier / Boardwalk
Fisherman's Wharf
3.4

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Mendocino

Mendocino ©
Mendocino is an unincorporated community in Mendocino County, California, United States. Your day by day itinerary now includes Glass Beach. Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Thu): enjoy the sand and surf at Glass Beach and then cruise along Mendocino Coast.

For photos, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Mendocino journey website.

You can drive from San Francisco to Mendocino in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of flight and bus. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from San Francisco in October: highs in Mendocino hover around 79°F, while lows dip to 46°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) to allow time to drive to Crescent City.

Things to do in Mendocino

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Nature

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Mendocino Coast
4.9
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Beach
Glass Beach
3.4

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Crescent City

Crescent City ©
Crescent City is the county seat and only incorporated city in Del Norte County, California. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): look for gifts at Rumiano Cheese Company.

To see other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Crescent City travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Mendocino to Crescent City takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Mendocino in October, expect nights in Crescent City to be about the same, around 49°F, while days are little chillier, around 62°F. You'll have a few hours on the 24th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling to Portland.

Things to do in Crescent City

Shopping
Highlights from your trip
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Gift & Specialty Shop
Rumiano Cheese Company
4.4

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Portland

Portland ©

City of Roses

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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Argyle Winery as well as Enchanted Forest Theme Park. Step off the beaten path and head to Portland Japanese Garden and Powell's City of Books. There's still lots to do: admire the natural beauty at International Rose Test Garden, take a stroll through Alberta Street, and browse the fresh offerings at Portland Farmers Market - Office Location.

To see more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Portland sightseeing planning website.

Drive from Crescent City to Portland in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Portland can reach 66°F, while at night they dip to 49°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) early enough to drive to Seattle.

Things to do in Portland

Shopping · Parks · Neighborhoods · Wineries

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
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Gift & Specialty Shop
Powell's City of Books
4.8

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Seattle

Seattle ©

Emerald City

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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Seattle Art Museum, Fremont Troll, Pioneer Square, and other attractions you added. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Puget Sound Express and Starbucks Reserve Roastery Seattle. Next up on the itinerary: wander the streets of Pike Place Market, admire the natural beauty at Seattle Japanese Garden, and walk around Washington Park Arboretum.

To see ratings, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read Seattle trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Portland to Seattle takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Seattle are 63°F, while nighttime lows are 50°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Seattle

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
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Neighborhood
Pike Place Market
4.3
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Dolphin / Whale Watching
Puget Sound Express
4.7
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Gift & Specialty Shop
Starbucks Reserve Roastery Seattle
4.5

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