22 days in West Coast Itinerary

22 days in West Coast Itinerary

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Fly
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Seattle
— 1 night
Ferry to Bainbridge Ferry Terminal, Bus to Olympic National Park
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Olympic National Park
— 3 nights
Fly
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Cannon Beach
— 1 night
Drive
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Newport
— 2 nights
Drive
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Crescent City
— 2 nights
Fly
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San Francisco
— 2 nights
Fly
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Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
Drive
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Yosemite National Park
— 6 nights
Drive
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Death Valley National Park
— 2 nights
Bus to Las Vegas, Fly to Atlanta

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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.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Wed): wander the streets of Pike Place Market, then explore the world behind art at Chihuly Garden and Glass, and then enjoy breathtaking views from Space Needle. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: examine the collection at Museum of Pop Culture, examine the collection at The Museum of Flight, and then kick back and relax at Alki Beach.

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Atlanta to Seattle is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 3 hours. In June, Seattle is a bit cooler than Atlanta - with highs of 74°F and lows of 57°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can travel to Olympic National Park.

Things to do in Seattle

Museums · Shopping · Outdoors · Parks
Highlights from your trip

3
nights
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.
Get in touch with nature at Hurricane Ridge and Hoh Rain Forest Visitor Center. Bring the kids along to Ruby Beach and Ozette Loop Hike. When in Olympic National Park, make a side trip to see Quinault Big Spruce Tree in Quinault, approximately Quinault away. There's still lots to do: take a peaceful walk through Olympic National Park and trek along Second Beach Trail.

To find more things to do, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, use the Olympic National Park trip builder app.

You can do a combination of ferry and bus from Seattle to Olympic National Park in 5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Traveling from Seattle in June, expect Olympic National Park to be a bit cooler, temps between 66°F and 50°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) so you can travel to Cannon Beach.

Things to do in Olympic National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
Ruby Beach ©
Must see
Ruby Beach
4.8
Hurricane Ridge ©
Must see
Hurricane Ridge
4.8

1
night
Cannon Beach

Cannon Beach is a city in Clatsop County, Oregon, United States. Start off your visit on the 14th (Mon): kick back and relax at Cannon Beach, take in the dramatic natural features at Haystack Rock, and then immerse yourself in nature at Ecola State Park.

To see maps, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Cannon Beach itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Olympic National Park to Cannon Beach takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In June in Cannon Beach, expect temperatures between 66°F during the day and 52°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Newport.

Things to do in Cannon Beach

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Beaches
Highlights from your trip
Cannon Beach ©
Must see
Cannon Beach
4.8
Haystack Rock ©
Must see
Haystack Rock
4.8
Ecola State Park ©
Must see
Ecola State Park
4.8

2
nights
Newport

A town that survives on the sea, Newport's population of just over 10,000 supports a healthy commercial fishing industry.
On the 15th (Tue), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Mike Miller Park, visit a coastal fixture at Yaquina Head Lighthouse, then look for all kinds of wild species at Yaquina Head Outstanding Natural Area, and finally trek along Devils Punchbowl State Natural Area. Here are some ideas for day two: stroll through Nye Beach, take a leisurely stroll along Newport's Historic Bayfront, and then see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

To see more things to do, photos, and tourist information, go to the Newport planning app.

You can drive from Cannon Beach to Newport in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. When traveling from Cannon Beach in June, plan for slightly colder days in Newport, with highs around 61°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 48°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) so you can drive to Crescent City.

Things to do in Newport

Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife · Beaches

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip

2
nights
Crescent City

Crescent City is the county seat and only incorporated city in Del Norte County, California. Start off your visit on the 17th (Thu): get interesting insight from Redwood Rides, admire the majestic nature at Jedediah Smith Redwoods State Park, and then hike along Stout Grove. On your second day here, visit a coastal fixture at Battery Point Lighthouse, take a peaceful walk through Trees of Mystery, and then admire all the interesting features of Newton B. Drury Scenic Pkwy.

To find reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Crescent City road trip site.

You can drive from Newport to Crescent City in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or take a bus. June in Crescent City sees daily highs of 61°F and lows of 50°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Crescent City

Outdoors · Parks · Wildlife · Nature

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
Trees of Mystery ©
Must see
Trees of Mystery
4.3
Redwood Rides ©
River Rafting / Tubing
Redwood Rides
4.9

2
nights
San Francisco

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sat): take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, then take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Alcatraz Island. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 20th (Sun): make a trip to Lombard Street, immerse yourself in nature at Marin Headlands, then take a peaceful walk through Muir Woods National Monument, and finally learn about all things military at USS Pampanito.

For photos, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the San Francisco visit planner.

You can fly from Crescent City to San Francisco in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Crescent City in June, plan for a bit warmer days in San Francisco, with highs around 71°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
Marin Headlands ©
Must see
Marin Headlands
4.9
Alcatraz Island ©
Must see
Alcatraz Island
4.7

2
nights

A Land of Giants

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.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Mon): trek along Moro Rock Trail, then delve into the lush surroundings at Giant Forest, and then explore the stunning scenery at Kings Canyon National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: hike along Big Stump Basin and then trek along Zumwalt Meadow Trail.

For reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park trip website.

Getting from San Francisco to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Expect much hotter weather when traveling from San Francisco in June: highs in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park hover around 94°F, while lows dip to 62°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) so you can travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Trails
Highlights from your trip
Moro Rock Trail ©
Must see
Moro Rock Trail
4.9
Giant Forest ©
Must see
Giant Forest
4.9

6
nights
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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Glacier Point and El Capitan. Attractions like Yosemite, Tunnel View and Yosemite Falls make great kid-friendly stops. There's much more to do: hike along Lembert Dome, tour the pleasant surroundings at May Lake Trailhead, surround yourself with nature on YExplore Yosemite Adventures - Day Tours, and explore the striking landscape at Taft Point.

For maps, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Yosemite National Park travel planner.

Getting from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park to Yosemite National Park by car takes about 5.5 hours. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park in June; daily highs in Yosemite National Park reach 79°F and lows reach 43°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Death Valley National Park.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature
Highlights from your trip
Taft Point ©
Must see
Taft Point
4.9
Glacier Point ©
Must see
Glacier Point
4.9
Sentinel Dome ©
Must see
Sentinel Dome
4.9

2
nights
Death Valley National Park

Hottest, Driest, Lowest

Extreme heat and dryness create extreme landscapes in Death Valley National Park.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Tue): make a trip to Mesquite Flat Sand Dunes, hike along Gower Gulch Loop, explore the striking landscape at Zabriskie Point, then admire all the interesting features of Artists Dr, then contemplate the waterfront views at Badwater Basin, and finally explore the striking landscape at Devil's Golf Course.

For maps, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Death Valley National Park trip planner.

Getting from Yosemite National Park to Death Valley National Park by car takes about 4.5 hours. While traveling from Yosemite National Park, expect somewhat warmer days and much warmer nights in Death Valley National Park, ranging from highs of 98°F to lows of 68°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Death Valley National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature
Highlights from your trip
Artists Dr
Must see
Artists Dr
4.6
Zabriskie Point ©
Geologic Formation
Zabriskie Point
4.8
Badwater Basin ©
Water Body
Badwater Basin
4.7

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