16 days in United States Itinerary

16 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: London
Fly:  14 h 30 min
1
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
2
Sacramento
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 15 min
3
South Lake Tahoe
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
4
Bear Valley
— Few hours
Drive:  1 h 30 min
5
Yosemite National Park
— 3 nights
car:  1 h 30 min
6
Mammoth Lakes
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 45 min
7
Olancha
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h
8
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
Fly:  14 h 15 min
End: London

3
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Sun): look for all kinds of wild species at Strawberry Hill, take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, and then take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf. Here are some ideas for day two: step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island and then cast your line with a fishing tour.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a San Francisco trip simple and quick.

London, UK to San Francisco is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -8 hour difference. Traveling from London in September, things will get somewhat warmer in San Francisco: highs are around 28°C and lows about 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can go by car to Sacramento.

Things to do in San Francisco

Historic Sites Wildlife Parks
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf
Fishing Charters & Tours

1
night
Sacramento

Sacramento ©
The capital city of America's most economically significant state, Sacramento is an important stop for any politico.
On the 24th (Tue), take in nature's colorful creations at California State Capitol Museum, thenget your game on at Fairytale Town, thensee the interesting displays at California State Railroad Museum, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of the Blessed Sacrament.

To see other places to visit, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read Sacramento visit website.

Getting from San Francisco to Sacramento by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or fly. Traveling from San Francisco in September, you will find days in Sacramento are somewhat warmer (36°C), and nights are about the same (17°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) early enough to drive to South Lake Tahoe.

Things to do in Sacramento

Parks Museums Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
Fairytale Town ©
Fairytale Town
California State Railroad Museum ©
California State Railroad Museum
California State Capitol Museum ©
California State Capitol Museum

2
nights
South Lake Tahoe

South Lake Tahoe ©
High in the Sierra Nevada mountains on the shore of one of America’s most scenic lakes, South Lake Tahoe captures the spirit of the outdoors and serves as a hub for tourism activities surrounding the lake.
On the 25th (Wed), cast your line with a fishing tour and then admire the majestic nature at Van Sickle Bi-State Park. Keep things going the next day: stroll the grounds of Genoa Cemetery, thenstep into the grandiose world of Vikingsholm, thenlook for gifts at Tahoe Fly Fishing Outfitters, and finally soothe aching muscles at Casino at Harrah's Lake Tahoe.

Before you visit South Lake Tahoe, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

You can drive from Sacramento to South Lake Tahoe in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Sacramento in September, things will get slightly colder in South Lake Tahoe: highs are around 26°C and lows about 4°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) so you can go by car to Bear Valley.

Things to do in South Lake Tahoe

Wildlife Tours Outdoors

Side Trips

Genoa Cemetery, Casino at Harrah's Lake Tahoe
Highlights from your plan
Van Sickle Bi-State Park ©
Van Sickle Bi-State Park
Fishing Charters & Tours
Casino at Harrah's Lake Tahoe ©
Casino at Harrah's Lake Tahoe

few
hours
Bear Valley

Bear Valley ©
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Fri): stop by Bear Valley Adventure Company and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Alpine.

For photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Bear Valley trip itinerary planning tool.

You can drive from South Lake Tahoe to Bear Valley in 2.5 hours. In September in Bear Valley, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 4°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Bear Valley

Parks Nature Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Lake Alpine ©
Lake Alpine
Bear Valley Adventure Company ©
Bear Valley Adventure Company

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.
On your second day here, look for all kinds of wild species at Nature Center at Happy Isles, explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Cathedral Beach Picnic Area.

To see where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Yosemite National Park trip maker site.

You can drive from Bear Valley to Yosemite National Park in 3.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 27°C in September, and nighttime lows around 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) to allow time to take a bus to Mammoth Lakes.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Wildlife Tours Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Cathedral Beach Picnic Area ©
Cathedral Beach Picnic Area
Nature Center at Happy Isles ©
Nature Center at Happy Isles
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point

1
night
Mammoth Lakes

Mammoth Lakes ©
Mammoth Lakes is a town in Mono County, California, the county's only incorporated community. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Mon): explore the striking landscape at Devils Postpile National Monument, thensample the tasty concoctions at June Lake Brewing, and then sample the tasty concoctions at Mammoth Brewing Company.

For photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Mammoth Lakes trip tool.

You can take a bus from Yosemite National Park to Mammoth Lakes in 3.5 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Mammoth Lakes can reach 27°C, while at night they dip to 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) early enough to travel to Olancha.

Things to do in Mammoth Lakes

Breweries & Distilleries Parks Nature

Side Trip

June Lake Brewing
Highlights from your plan
Mammoth Brewing Company ©
Mammoth Brewing Company
June Lake Brewing ©
June Lake Brewing
Devils Postpile National Monument ©
Devils Postpile National Monument

1
night
Olancha

Olancha ©
Olancha is a census designated place in Inyo County of the U.S. Start off your visit on the 1st (Tue): mingle with the ghosts of the past at Golden Cactus Ghost Town & Old West Museum and then stop by Gus's Fresh Jerky.

To see maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Olancha trip itinerary maker app.

You can drive from Mammoth Lakes to Olancha in 2.5 hours. Traveling from Mammoth Lakes in October, Olancha is much warmer at night with lows of 11°C. You will leave for Las Vegas on the 2nd (Wed).

Things to do in Olancha

Historic Sites Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Golden Cactus Ghost Town & Old West Museum ©
Gus's Fresh Jerky ©
Gus's Fresh Jerky

3
nights
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.
Change things up with a short trip to Hoover Dam in Boulder City (about 50 minutes away). Next up on the itinerary: shop like a local with The Strip, look for all kinds of wild species at Lake Mead National Recreation Area, try your luck at Paris Las Vegas, and explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area.

To find reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Las Vegas trip builder site.

You can drive from Olancha to Las Vegas in 4 hours. Traveling from Olancha in October, expect Las Vegas to be somewhat warmer, temps between 32°C and 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trips

Hoover Dam, Lake Mead National Recreation Area
Highlights from your plan
The Strip ©
The Strip
Bellagio Hotel and Casino ©
Bellagio Hotel and Casino
Paris Las Vegas ©
Paris Las Vegas

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