23 days in West Coast Itinerary

23 days in West Coast Itinerary

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Seattle
— 3 nights
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San Francisco
— 4 nights
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South Lake Tahoe
— 1 night
Drive
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Yosemite National Park
— 6 nights
Drive
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Los Angeles
— 4 nights
Drive
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San Diego
— 4 nights
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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.
Seattle is known for museums, parks, and wineries. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the world behind art at Chihuly Garden and Glass, get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Seattle Aquarium, wander the streets of Pike Place Market, and admire the natural beauty at Bellevue Botanical Garden.

To find maps, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Seattle trip itinerary builder website.

Cleveland to Seattle is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. The time zone difference when traveling from Cleveland to Seattle is minus 3 hours. In May, daily temperatures in Seattle can reach 68°F, while at night they dip to 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Seattle

Parks · Shopping · Zoos & Aquariums · Museums

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San Francisco

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
San Francisco is known for nature, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, go for a walk through Lombard Street, get curious at Exploratorium, and stroll around Golden Gate Park.

For other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read our San Francisco trip maker.

You can fly from Seattle to San Francisco in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In May in San Francisco, expect temperatures between 69°F during the day and 53°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) to allow time to drive to South Lake Tahoe.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites · Childrens Museums

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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.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Wed): explore and take pictures at Inspiration Point Vista, explore the activities along Emerald Bay State Park, and then awaken your taste buds at Wine Tours From Tahoe.

To find where to stay, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the South Lake Tahoe road trip planner.

Traveling by car from San Francisco to South Lake Tahoe takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from San Francisco in May, with highs in South Lake Tahoe at 63°F and lows at 35°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in South Lake Tahoe

Nature · Wineries · Outdoors · Scenic Drive

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip

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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.
Yosemite National Park is known for nature, trails, and scenic drive. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: trek along Wapama Falls at Hetch Hetchy, take in the dramatic scenery at Hetch Hetchy Reservoir, take a memorable tour with YExplore Yosemite Adventures - Day Tours, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Nevada Falls Loop.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Yosemite National Park vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from South Lake Tahoe to Yosemite National Park in 3 hours. In May, daily temperatures in Yosemite National Park can reach 65°F, while at night they dip to 34°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) so you can travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Trails

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Los Angeles

City of Angels

Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Explore Los Angeles' surroundings by going to Disneyland Park (in Anaheim) and Mulholland Drive (in Beverly Hills). Pack the 5th (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. And it doesn't end there: don't miss a visit to Santa Monica Pier, walk around Beverly Gardens Park, examine the collection at The Getty Center, and stop by Edelweiss Chocolate Factory.

To find other places to visit, ratings, photos, and tourist information, use the Los Angeles itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Yosemite National Park to Los Angeles takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Los Angeles when traveling from Yosemite National Park in June, with lows around 62°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) early enough to drive to San Diego.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks · Museums · Nightlife · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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San Diego

America's Finest City

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.
Take a break from San Diego with a short trip to Self Realization Fellowship Hermitage & Meditation Gardens in Encinitas, about 32 minutes away. There's much more to do: get to know the resident critters at San Diego Zoo, walk around Balboa Park, admire the majestic nature at Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve, and see the interesting displays at USS Midway Museum.

For reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our San Diego online trip itinerary builder.

Getting from Los Angeles to San Diego by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or fly. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Los Angeles in June: highs in San Diego hover around 73°F, while lows dip to 64°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks · Museums · Zoos & Aquariums · Fun & Games

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