23 days in United States Itinerary

23 days in United States Itinerary

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San Francisco
— 4 nights
2
Monterey
— 1 night
3
San Simeon
— 1 night
4
Santa Barbara
— 1 night
5
Los Angeles
— 4 nights
6
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
7
Kingman
— Few hours
8
Seligman
— Few hours
9
Grand Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
10
Page
— 1 night
11
Death Valley National Park
— 1 night
12
Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park
— 1 night
13
Yosemite National Park
— 2 nights
14
San Francisco
— 1 night

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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'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Muir Woods National Monument and Bodega Dunes. Alcatraz Island and Castello di Amorosa will appeal to history buffs. Take a break from San Francisco with a short trip to Patrick Amiot in Sebastopol, about 1h 15 min away. The adventure continues: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, take some stellar pictures from Twin Peaks, steep yourself in history at SS Jeremiah O'Brien, and examine the collection at de Young Museum.

Plan trip to San Francisco with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Lisbon, Portugal to San Francisco is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 8 hours traveling from Lisbon to San Francisco. Traveling from Lisbon in July, expect San Francisco to be little chillier, temps between °C and °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Monterey.

Things to do in San Francisco

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Muir Woods National Monument, Patrick Amiot, Bodega Dunes, Castello di Amorosa
Highlights from your plan
Castello di Amorosa ©
Castello di Amorosa
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge

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Monterey

Monterey ©
Monterey is a city in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 29th (Mon): enjoy the sand and surf at Lovers Point, get to know the fascinating history of Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard, thenenjoy the sea views from Point Pinos Lighthouse, and finally explore the landscape on two wheels at Monterey Peninsula Recreational Trail.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Monterey online route planner.

Getting from San Francisco to Monterey by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: fly; or take a shuttle. In July in Monterey, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) early enough to drive to San Simeon.

Things to do in Monterey

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trip

Pacific Grove
Highlights from your plan
Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard ©
Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard
Monterey Peninsula Recreational Trail ©
Monterey Peninsula Recreational Trail
Point Pinos Lighthouse ©
Point Pinos Lighthouse

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San Simeon

San Simeon
When you arrive in tiny San Simeon, which lies halfway between San Francisco and Los Angeles, you can see why William Randolph Hearst chose this coastal locale for his famous hilltop castle.
To find ratings, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, use the San Simeon tour itinerary tool.

Getting from Monterey to San Simeon by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus, train, and taxi; or do a combination of bus and car. Traveling from Monterey in July, expect nights in San Simeon to be about the same, around °C, while days are much hotter, around °C. You will leave for Santa Barbara on the 30th (Tue).

Things to do in San Simeon

Parks Outdoors Nature

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Santa Barbara

Santa Barbara ©
Nestled between the Pacific Ocean and the Santa Ynez Mountains, Santa Barbara is a solid vacation destination with its wide beaches, renowned wineries, and some of California's finest shopping and dining options.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Tue): contemplate the long history of Old Mission Santa Barbara, thenget a new perspective on nature at Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Carpinteria State Beach.

To find more things to do, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, use the Santa Barbara holiday maker.

Getting from San Simeon to Santa Barbara by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. When traveling from San Simeon in July, plan for little chillier days in Santa Barbara, with highs around °C, while nights are about the same with lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Wed) so you can go by car to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Santa Barbara

Beaches Outdoors Nature

Side Trip

Carpinteria State Beach
Highlights from your plan
Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History ©
Santa Barbara Museum of Natural History
Old Mission Santa Barbara ©
Old Mission Santa Barbara

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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.
Get a sense of the local culture at The Getty Center and Santa Monica Pier. Your inner history buff will appreciate Hollywood Walk of Fame and Mission Basilica San Juan Capistrano. Change things up with these side-trips from Los Angeles: Malibu (El Matador State Beach & Carbon Beach) and Oceanside (Oceanside Pier & Dolphin & Whale Watching). And it doesn't end there: kick back and relax at Santa Monica State Beach, explore the world behind art at Norton Simon Museum, take an in-depth tour of Autry Museum of the American West, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Venice Beach and Boardwalk.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Los Angeles day trip planning app.

You can drive from Santa Barbara to Los Angeles in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Santa Barbara in July, with highs in Los Angeles at °C and lows at °C. On the 4th (Sun), you'll travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Outdoors Museums Beaches

Side Trips

Santa Monica, Malibu, Oceanside, Norton Simon Museum, Mission Basilica San Juan Capistrano
Highlights from your plan
Santa Monica State Beach ©
Santa Monica State Beach
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Los Angeles County Museum of Art ©
Los Angeles County Museum of Art

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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.
You've now added Hoover Dam Bypass to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sun): admire the local landmark of Fountains of Bellagio and then get a taste of the local shopping with The Strip.

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

Traveling by flight from Los Angeles to Las Vegas takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Los Angeles in August: high temperatures in Las Vegas hover around °C and lows are around °C. You'll have a few hours on the 6th (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling to Kingman.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Neighborhoods Historic Sites

Side Trip

Willow Beach
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
Counts Kustoms ©
Counts Kustoms
The Strip ©
The Strip

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Kingman

Kingman
Kingman is a city in and the county seat of Mohave County, Arizona, United States. For where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Kingman vacation planner.

Drive from Las Vegas to Kingman in 2 hours. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Las Vegas in August; daily highs in Kingman reach °C and lows reach °C. You will leave for Seligman on the 6th (Tue).

Things to do in Kingman

Outdoors Tours Parks

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Seligman

Seligman
Seligman is a census-designated place (CDP) on the northern border of Yavapai County, in northwestern Arizona, the United States.The population was 456 at the 2000 census.GeographySeligman is located at, at 5240ft in elevation, alongside the Big Chino Wash, in a northern section of Chino Valley. Planning Seligman trip won't be overwheling when you use's Insprock itinerary maker.

Getting from Kingman to Seligman by car takes about 1.5 hours. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Kingman in August: high temperatures in Seligman hover around °C and lows are around °C. You will leave for Grand Canyon National Park on the 6th (Tue).

Things to do in Seligman

Shopping Tours Outdoors

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Grand Canyon National Park

Grand Canyon National Park ©
The size, shape, and color of Grand Canyon National Park combine to leave an impression on visitors as deep as the canyon itself.
On the 7th (Wed), take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim, take some stellar pictures from Yaki Point, and then explore the stunning scenery at Yavapai Point.

To find reviews, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Grand Canyon National Park road trip site.

You can drive from Seligman to Grand Canyon National Park in 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) so you can drive to Page.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Yaki Point ©
Yaki Point
Yavapai Point ©
Yavapai Point

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Page

Page ©
Originally little more than a simple camp constructed to house workers who built a nearby dam on the Colorado River, Page is now a popular stop for travelers preparing a trip to Arizona's canyon country.
Horseshoe Bend has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 8th (Thu): take some stellar pictures from Horseshoe Bend and then explore the stunning scenery at Antelope Canyon.

To find ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Page trip planner.

Drive from Grand Canyon National Park to Page in 2.5 hours. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in August, with highs in Page at °C and lows at °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Fri) to allow time for the car ride to Death Valley National Park.

Things to do in Page

Parks Nature Beaches

Side Trip

Lone Rock Beach
Highlights from your plan
Antelope Canyon ©
Antelope Canyon
Horseshoe Bend ©
Horseshoe Bend

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Death Valley National Park

Death Valley National Park
Extreme heat and dryness create extreme landscapes in Death Valley National Park.
Plan my day in Death Valley National Park using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

You can drive from Page to Death Valley National Park in 7 hours. Other options are to do a combination of shuttle, bus, and taxi; or do a combination of shuttle and bus. Traveling from Page to Death Valley National Park, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. August in Death Valley National Park sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. You will leave for Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park on the 10th (Sat).

Things to do in Death Valley National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors

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Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park

Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park ©
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.
On the 10th (Sat), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Kings Canyon National Park.

To see ratings, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park sightseeing planning app.

Getting from Death Valley National Park to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park by car takes about 7 hours. Traveling from Death Valley National Park in August, Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park is slightly colder at night with lows of °C. On the 11th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can take a bus to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park

Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Kings Canyon National Park ©
Kings Canyon National Park
Roaring River Falls ©
Roaring River Falls

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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.
On the 12th (Mon), explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point, look for all kinds of wild species at Cathedral Beach Picnic Area, thentake some stellar pictures from Valley View, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Yosemite Falls. Keep things going the next day: take in the dramatic natural features at El Capitan and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Four Mile Trail.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Yosemite National Park itinerary maker tool.

Traveling by bus from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park to Yosemite National Park takes 8.5 hours. Traveling from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park in August, expect nights in Yosemite National Park to be cooler, around °C, while days are slightly colder, around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

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

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San Francisco

San Francisco
To see photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our San Francisco trip planning tool.

You can fly from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and subway; or take a bus. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in August, you will find days in San Francisco are slightly colder (°C), and nights are somewhat warmer (°C). On the 14th (Wed), you're off to home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Wineries Tours

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