19 days in United States Itinerary

19 days in United States Itinerary

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19 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Los Angeles
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Los Angeles
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
San Diego
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h 45​min
3
Las Vegas
— 1 night
Drive:  9​h
4
Yosemite National Park
— 1 night
car:  3​h 30​min
5
South Lake Tahoe
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 45​min
6
Mount Shasta
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h 15​min
7
Portland
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 15​min
8
Seattle
— 1 night
car:  1​h 30​min
9
Olympic National Park
— 2 nights
car:  4​h
10
Cannon Beach
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
11
Newport
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
12
Bandon
— 1 night
Drive:  9​h 30​min
13
San Francisco
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h 30​min
End: Los Angeles

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Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Fri): make an unforgettable trip to Disneyland Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 29th (Sat): find something for the whole family at Universal Studios Hollywood.

To find ratings, maps, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Los Angeles trip itinerary website .

If you are flying in from Saudi Arabia, the closest major airports are Los Angeles International Airport, John Wayne Airport-Orange County Airport and Ontario International Airport. In September in Los Angeles, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 22°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to San Diego.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks

Side Trip

Disneyland Park
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood

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San Diego

San Diego ©
Divided into neighborhoods with distinct characters and cultural heritages, San Diego sits just north of the Mexican border and offers visitors a blend of tourist attractions, including a lively nightlife, diverse cuisine, and a thriving musical scene.
Balboa Park has been added to your itinerary. On the 30th (Sun), let little ones run wild at Balboa Park and then kick back and relax at La Jolla Cove.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our San Diego route planner.

You can drive from Los Angeles to San Diego in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. When traveling from Los Angeles in September, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in San Diego: temperatures range from 30°C by day to 23°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Mon) early enough to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
La Jolla Cove ©
La Jolla Cove
Balboa Park ©
Balboa Park

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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 1st (Mon): shop like a local with The Strip and then listen to music at Bellagio Fountains.

To see traveler tips, maps, photos, and other tourist information, read our Las Vegas trip itinerary builder .

You can fly from San Diego to Las Vegas in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) so you can drive to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Shopping Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
The Strip ©
The Strip

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Tue): take in the dramatic scenery at Yosemite Falls and then take in the dramatic natural features at El Capitan.

To find photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Yosemite National Park travel planner.

Getting from Las Vegas to Yosemite National Park by car takes about 9 hours. Traveling from Las Vegas in October, expect nights in Yosemite National Park to be cooler, around -2°C, while days are slightly colder, around 22°C. On the 3rd (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to South Lake Tahoe.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
El Capitan ©
El Capitan
Yosemite Falls ©
Yosemite Falls

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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.
Make your South Lake Tahoe itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Traveling by combination of bus and taxi from Yosemite National Park to South Lake Tahoe takes 3.5 hours. In October, daytime highs in South Lake Tahoe are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 0°C. You will leave for Mount Shasta on the 4th (Thu).

Things to do in South Lake Tahoe

Outdoors Parks Tours

1
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Mount Shasta

Mount Shasta ©
Mount Shasta is a city in Siskiyou County, California, at about 3600ft above sea level on the flanks of Mount Shasta, a prominent northern California landmark. Kick off your visit on the 4th (Thu): tour the pleasant surroundings at Castle Lake, contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Siskiyou, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Shasta. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the sheer force of Hedge Creek Falls, admire all the interesting features of Dunsmuir Botanical Gardens, and then immerse yourself in nature at Castle Crags State Park.

To see other places to visit and other tourist information, use the Mount Shasta day trip planning website .

Drive from South Lake Tahoe to Mount Shasta in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from South Lake Tahoe in October since evenings lows in Mount Shasta dip to 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Portland.

Things to do in Mount Shasta

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Dunsmuir, Castle Crags State Park
Highlights from your plan
Mount Shasta ©
Mount Shasta
Castle Lake ©
Castle Lake
Castle Crags State Park ©
Castle Crags State Park

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Portland

Portland ©
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.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Sat): appreciate the views at Sokol Blosser Winery, then learn about winemaking at Carlton Winemakers Studio, then admire the natural beauty at International Rose Test Garden, and finally admire the natural beauty at Portland Japanese Garden. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the dramatic scenery at Multnomah Falls and then admire all the interesting features of Wintler Community Park.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Portland day trip app .

Getting from Mount Shasta to Portland by car takes about 6 hours. Other options: fly. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Portland when traveling from Mount Shasta in October, with lows around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Seattle.

Things to do in Portland

Parks Nature Wineries

Side Trips

Wintler Community Park, Multnomah Falls, Sokol Blosser Winery, Carlton Winemakers Studio
Highlights from your plan
Sokol Blosser Winery ©
Sokol Blosser Winery
Multnomah Falls ©
Multnomah Falls
Portland Japanese Garden ©
Portland Japanese Garden

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Seattle

Seattle ©
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 Space Needle as well as Murhut Falls.

To find more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Seattle route builder tool .

Traveling by flight from Portland to Seattle takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. October in Seattle sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 11°C at night. On the 8th (Mon), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Olympic National Park.

Things to do in Seattle

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trip

Murhut Falls
Highlights from your plan
Space Needle ©
Space Needle

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Olympic National Park

Olympic National Park ©
In Olympic National Park, ancient rainforests and ocean tidal pools at lower elevations contrast with wildflower-filled alpine meadows and snowcapped peaks.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Mon): take a peaceful walk through Olympic National Park and then take a memorable drive along Hurricane Ridge. Keep things going the next day: hike along Second Beach Trail and then kick back and relax at Rialto Beach.

For photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Olympic National Park trip maker website .

You can fly from Seattle to Olympic National Park in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Traveling from Seattle in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Olympic National Park, with lows of 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) early enough to travel to Cannon Beach.

Things to do in Olympic National Park

Parks Outdoors Scenic Drive
Highlights from your plan
Hurricane Ridge ©
Hurricane Ridge
Rialto Beach ©
Rialto Beach
Olympic National Park ©
Olympic National Park

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Cannon Beach

Cannon Beach ©
Cannon Beach is a city in Clatsop County, Oregon, United States. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Wed): stroll through Cannon Beach, kick back and relax at Haystack Rock, and then take in the exciting artwork at Northwest By Northwest Gallery. On the 11th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stop by Bronze Coast Gallery, then immerse yourself in nature at Ecola State Park, and then stop by Beach Books.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Cannon Beach attractions planner.

Getting from Olympic National Park to Cannon Beach by combination of train and bus takes about 8.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Newport.

Things to do in Cannon Beach

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Beach Books
Highlights from your plan
Cannon Beach ©
Cannon Beach
Haystack Rock ©
Haystack Rock
Ecola State Park ©
Ecola State Park

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Newport

Newport ©
A town that survives on the sea, Newport's population of just over 10,000 supports a healthy commercial fishing industry.
On the 12th (Fri), visit a coastal fixture at Yaquina Head Lighthouse and then enjoy the sand and surf at Nye Beach.

To find photos, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Newport online tour itinerary planner .

Drive from Cannon Beach to Newport in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 18°C, and evening lows to 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) early enough to drive to Bandon.

Things to do in Newport

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Nye Beach ©
Nye Beach
Yaquina Head Lighthouse ©
Yaquina Head Lighthouse

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Bandon

Bandon ©
Bandon is a city in Coos County, Oregon, United States, on the south side of the mouth of the Coquille River. Kick off your visit on the 13th (Sat): look for gifts at Face Rock Creamery, then kick back and relax at Coquille Point, then admire the majestic nature at Bandon State Park, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Face Rock State Scenic Viewpoint.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Bandon vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Newport to Bandon in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and taxi; or take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Bandon are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) to allow time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Bandon

Parks Wildlife Nature
Highlights from your plan
Coquille Point ©
Coquille Point
Face Rock State Scenic Viewpoint ©
Face Rock State Scenic Viewpoint
Bandon State Park ©
Bandon State Park

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
You've now added San Francisco Bay to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 20th (Sat): contemplate the waterfront views at San Francisco Bay, take a stroll through Nob Hill, take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, then head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, and finally tee off at Lincoln Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge and then enjoy the sand and surf at Marshall’s Beach.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your San Francisco trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Traveling by flight from Las Vegas to San Francisco takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and subway; or drive. When traveling from Las Vegas in October, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in San Francisco: temperatures range from 26°C by day to 15°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) early enough to go by car to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf
Lincoln Park ©
Lincoln Park

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