18 days in United States Itinerary

18 days in United States Itinerary

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18 days in United States Itinerary

Start: San Francisco
1
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Drive:  7​h
2
Crescent City
— 5 nights
Drive:  18​h
3
Jackson Hole
— 6 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
4
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
Drive:  9​h 45​min
End: San Francisco

3
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Take a break from the city and head to Alcatraz Island and Bodega Dunes. Get some cultural insight at Castello di Amorosa and V. Sattui Winery. Take a break from San Francisco with a short trip to Muir Woods National Monument in Mill Valley, about 46 minutes away. The adventure continues: snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, take a leisurely stroll along The Embarcadero, get curious at Exploratorium, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Lincoln Park.

To find where to stay, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the San Francisco trip itinerary app .

If you are flying in from Germany, the closest major airports are San Francisco International Airport, Metropolitan Oakland International Airport and Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport. July in San Francisco sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 16°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Crescent City.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Castello di Amorosa, Bodega Dunes, Muir Woods National Monument, V. Sattui Winery
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Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Muir Woods National Monument ©
Muir Woods National Monument
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge

5
nights
Crescent City

Crescent City ©
Crescent City is the county seat and only incorporated city in Del Norte County, California. Take a break from the city and head to Redwood National Park and Lone Ranch Beach. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Jedediah Smith Redwood State Park Campground and Battery Point Lighthouse. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Crescent City: Samuel H. Boardman State Scenic Corridor (in Brookings) and Klamath River (in Klamath). And it doesn't end there: take a peaceful walk through Trees of Mystery, hike along Stout Grove, and examine the collection at End of the Trail Museum.

To find maps, reviews, photos, and tourist information, use the Crescent City online travel planner .

Fly from San Francisco to Crescent City in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from San Francisco in July: high temperatures in Crescent City hover around 19°C and lows are around 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can travel to Jackson Hole.

Things to do in Crescent City

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Klamath, Brookings, Redwood National Park
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Trees of Mystery ©
Trees of Mystery
Redwood National Park ©
Redwood National Park
Jedediah Smith Redwoods State Park ©

6
nights
Jackson Hole

Jackson Hole ©
The Jackson Hole valley is approximately 97 km (60 mi) long and 24 km (15 mi) wide, encompassing the town of Jackson, Teton Village, and the northern section of Grand Teton National Park.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Chapel of the Transfiguration and Mormon Row Historic District. Get outdoors at Upper Geyser Basin and Grand Teton. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Jackson Hole: Yellowstone National Park (Castle Geyser, Old Faithful, & more) and Grand Targhee Ski Resort (in Alta). There's much more to do: explore the striking landscape at Inspiration Point, make a trip to Antler Arches of Jackson, view the masterpieces at Mangelsen Images of Nature, and take in breathtaking views at Cascade Canyon.

To see other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Jackson Hole tour itinerary builder app .

Getting from Crescent City to Jackson Hole by flight takes about 8.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Crescent City in July, expect nights in Jackson Hole to be a bit cooler, around 7°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Jackson Hole

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Grand Teton National Park, Yellowstone National Park, Grand Targhee Ski Resort
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Upper Geyser Basin ©
Upper Geyser Basin
Grand Teton ©
Grand Teton
West Thumb Geyser Basin ©
West Thumb Geyser Basin

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.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Sun): enjoy the sand and surf at Willow Beach, look for all kinds of wild species at Lake Mead National Recreation Area, and then get curious at Bodies The Exhibition. Here are some ideas for day two: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Spring Mountains Visitor Center and then appreciate the extensive heritage of The Strip.

For where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Las Vegas planner .

Traveling by flight from Jackson Hole to Las Vegas takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Jackson Hole to Las Vegas due to the time zone difference. In July, Las Vegas is much warmer than Jackson Hole - with highs of 47°C and lows of 32°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Tue) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Spring Mountains Visitor Center, Willow Beach, Lake Mead National Recreation Area
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Dig This ©
Dig This
The Strip ©
The Strip
Willow Beach ©
Willow Beach

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