29 days in United States Itinerary

29 days in United States Itinerary

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Las Vegas
— 1 night
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Springdale
— 2 nights
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Calexico
— 1 night
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San Diego
— 2 nights
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Los Angeles
— 2 nights
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San Jose
— 2 nights
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San Francisco
— 2 nights
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Yosemite National Park
— 2 nights
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Woodburn
— 1 night
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Portland
— 2 nights
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Vancouver
— 1 night
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Crater Lake National Park
— 2 nights
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Crescent City
— 2 nights
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Fort Bragg
— 2 nights
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Calistoga
— 2 nights
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Phoenix
— 2 nights
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Las Vegas

— 1 night

Sin City

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 2nd (Sun): have fun at Battlefield Vegas. Here are some ideas for day two: examine the collection at Counts Kustoms, then relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour, and then stop by The LINQ Promenade.

To find maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Las Vegas route planner.

Philadelphia to Las Vegas is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 3 hours. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Philadelphia in August; daily highs in Las Vegas reach 101°F and lows reach 77°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) early enough to go by car to Springdale.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Outdoors · Tours · Adventure · Fun & Games

Springdale

— 2 nights
Located just outside Zion National Park, Springdale's 600 residents welcome thousands of visitors a year to their tiny town.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Tue): admire all the interesting features of Zion Shuttle, take in breathtaking views at Zion's Main Canyon, and then admire all the interesting features of Zion-Mt. Carmel Highway. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Wed): view the masterpieces at Sorella Gallery, then scramble along the landscape with a canyoning and rapelling tour, and then look for gifts at Joy Craft & Design.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read Springdale trip planning website.

Drive from Las Vegas to Springdale in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and bus; or fly. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is 1 hour. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Las Vegas in August: highs in Springdale hover around 90°F, while lows dip to 54°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Calexico.

Things to do in Springdale

Outdoors · Scenic Drive · Tours · Nature

Side Trip

Calexico

— 1 night
Calexico is a city in Imperial County, California. On the 6th (Thu), stop by Gran Plaza Oulet and then see the interesting displays at Imperial Valley Pioneers Museum.

To see more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Calexico online trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Springdale to Calexico takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Springdale to Calexico, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Springdale in August: highs in Calexico hover around 108°F, while lows dip to 81°F. On the 6th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to San Diego.

Things to do in Calexico

Museums · Shopping

Side Trip

San Diego

— 2 nights

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.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Fri): kick back and relax at Pacific Beach, stroll the grounds of Fort Rosecrans Cemetery, and then stroll through Coronado Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: kick back and relax at La Jolla Shores Park and then stroll through South Carlsbad State Beach.

For traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our San Diego trip builder app.

Drive from Calexico to San Diego in 2 hours. When traveling from Calexico in August, plan for much colder days in San Diego, with highs around 78°F, while nights are a bit cooler with lows around 68°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Los Angeles

— 2 nights

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.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Sun): get lost in a book at The Huntington Library, Art Museum and Botanical Gardens and then kick back and relax at Manhattan Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Mon): learn more about the world around you at La Brea Tar Pits and Museum, take in the pleasant sights at 26-Mile Bike Path, and then stroll through Santa Monica State Beach.

To see more things to do and other tourist information, use the Los Angeles trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from San Diego to Los Angeles takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Traveling from San Diego in August, you will find days in Los Angeles are somewhat warmer (84°F), and nights are about the same (66°F). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) so you can catch the flight to San Jose.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Historic Sites

Side Trips

San Jose

— 2 nights

Capital of Silicon Valley

The metropolitan center of Silicon Valley, San Jose considers itself a global city.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Tue): get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour and then find something for the whole family at Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: kick back and relax at Natural Bridges State Beach and then take a memorable drive along West Cliff Drive.

For other places to visit, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read our San Jose visit planner.

Traveling by flight from Los Angeles to San Jose takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Los Angeles in August, plan for little chillier nights in San Jose, with lows around 60°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to San Francisco.

Things to do in San Jose

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Theme Parks

Side Trip

San Francisco

— 2 nights

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Thu): take some stellar pictures from Twin Peaks, then admire the masterpieces at Legion of Honor, and then explore the striking landscape of Muir Woods National Monument. On the 14th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at Cable Car Museum, expand your understanding of the military at Fort Point, then immerse yourself in nature at Marin Headlands, and finally trek along Lands End.

For reviews, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read our San Francisco itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from San Jose to San Francisco takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a subway. Traveling from San Jose in August, expect nights in San Francisco to be about the same, around 59°F, while days are little chillier, around 73°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) early enough to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Outdoors

Side Trips

Yosemite National Park

— 2 nights
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 15th (Sat), take in the dramatic scenery at Yosemite Falls, then identify plant and animal life at Cathedral Beach Picnic Area, then get great views at Yosemite, Tunnel View, and finally stroll through Wawona Meadow. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Yosemite Valley Chapel, then admire the sheer force of Vernal Fall, then stroll through Panorama Trail, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier Point.

To see photos, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Yosemite National Park trip maker website.

You can drive from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park in 4 hours. When traveling from San Francisco in August, plan for a bit warmer days in Yosemite National Park, with highs around 81°F, while nights are little chillier with lows around 43°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) so you can travel to Woodburn.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

Woodburn

— 1 night
Woodburn is a city in Marion County, Oregon, United States. To see maps, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Woodburn day trip planning site.

Explore your travel options from Yosemite National Park to Woodburn with the Route module. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Woodburn when traveling from Yosemite National Park in August, with lows around 57°F. You will leave for Portland on the 17th (Mon).

Things to do in Woodburn

Wineries · Tours · Parks · Shopping

Portland

— 2 nights

City of Roses

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.
On the 18th (Tue), see the interesting displays at Evergreen Aviation & Space Museum, stroll through Willamette Valley, and then admire the natural beauty at International Rose Test Garden. On your second day here, contemplate the long history of Columbia River Highway, then take in the dramatic scenery at Multnomah Falls, then take a peaceful walk through The Grotto - National Sanctuary of Our Sorrowful Mother, and finally test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

To see maps, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Portland online road trip planner.

You can drive from Woodburn to Portland in an hour. August in Portland sees daily highs of 85°F and lows of 60°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Vancouver.

Things to do in Portland

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Vancouver

— 1 night
Vancouver is a city on the north bank of the Columbia River in the U.S. State of Washington, and the largest suburb of Portland, Oregon. On the 20th (Thu), trek along Columbia Springs, contemplate the long history of George C. Marshall House, then steep yourself in history at Fort Vancouver | National Historic Site, and finally visit Officers' Row.

Plan my day in Vancouver using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Vancouver is very close to Portland. In August, daytime highs in Vancouver are 84°F, while nighttime lows are 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) early enough to fly to Crater Lake National Park.

Things to do in Vancouver

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Wildlife · Parks

Crater Lake National Park

— 2 nights
Reaching a depth of 592 m (1,943 ft), Crater Lake is the deepest lake in the United States.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Fri): cruise along Rim Dr and then explore the striking landscape of Crater Lake National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: delve into the lush surroundings at Umpqua National Forest, then hike along Cleetwood Cove Trail, and then get impressive views of Mount Scott.

To see where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Crater Lake National Park trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Vancouver to Crater Lake National Park takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Traveling from Vancouver in August, you will find days in Crater Lake National Park are somewhat warmer (93°F), and nights are about the same (60°F). Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) early enough to go by car to Crescent City.

Things to do in Crater Lake National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trip

Crescent City

— 2 nights
Crescent City is the county seat and only incorporated city in Del Norte County, California. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Sun): look for gifts at Rumiano Cheese Company, then trek along Stout Grove, then immerse yourself in nature at Jedediah Smith Redwoods State Park, and finally explore the activities along Point St George Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 24th (Mon): take an unorthodox tour of Trees of Mystery, hike along California Coastal Trail, then stroll through Wilson Creek Beach, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Northcoast Marine Mammal Center.

To find ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Crescent City travel planner.

Drive from Crater Lake National Park to Crescent City in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and bus; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Expect much colder weather when traveling from Crater Lake National Park in August: highs in Crescent City hover around 63°F, while lows dip to 53°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Fort Bragg.

Things to do in Crescent City

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Trails

Side Trips

Fort Bragg

— 2 nights
Fort Bragg is a coastal city along State Route 1 in Mendocino County, California. On the 25th (Tue), stroll through Mendocino Coast Botanical Gardens, then take a memorable drive along Mendocino Coast, and then immerse yourself in nature at Point Cabrillo Light Station. Here are some ideas for day two: enjoy the sand and surf at Caspar Beach, then admire the majestic nature at MacKerricher State Park, and then stroll around Noyo Headlands Park.

Plan my trip to Fort Bragg with suggested itineraries provided by Inspirock.

You can drive from Crescent City to Fort Bragg in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. While traveling from Crescent City, expect warmer days and about the same nights in Fort Bragg, ranging from highs of 93°F to lows of 56°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) so you can drive to Calistoga.

Things to do in Fort Bragg

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Calistoga

— 2 nights
Indulgence is the name of the game in Calistoga.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Thu): identify plant and animal life at Safari West, then learn about winemaking at VJB Cellars, and then do a tasting at Stephen & Walker Winery. On your second day here, do a tasting at Lynmar Estate Winery, then immerse yourself in nature at Armstrong Redwood State Reserve, then do a tasting at Comstock Wines, and finally do a tasting at Francis Ford Coppola Winery.

To see photos, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Calistoga trip itinerary builder site.

Drive from Fort Bragg to Calistoga in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. While traveling from Fort Bragg, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Calistoga, ranging from highs of 82°F to lows of 54°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) so you can fly to Phoenix.

Things to do in Calistoga

Wildlife · Parks · Wineries · Nature

Side Trips

Phoenix

— 2 nights
Phoenix is the capital and most populous city of the U.S. state of Arizona. Start off your visit on the 29th (Sat): see the interesting displays at Musical Instrument Museum and then take in nature's colorful creations at Desert Botanical Garden.

For photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Phoenix trip tool.

Fly from Calistoga to Phoenix in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and subway. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Calistoga to Phoenix due to the time zone difference. In August, Phoenix is warmer than Calistoga - with highs of 105°F and lows of 83°F. You will leave for home on the 30th (Sun).

Things to do in Phoenix

Museums · Parks

United States travel guide

4.5
Specialty Museums · Beaches · Historic Sites
More than the country of car-packed streets seen in TV shows and movies, the United States of America is a complex and diverse home to over 300 million people living in a wide range of landscapes and climates. From its big-city skyscrapers to its sprawling natural parks, the country's ''melting pot'' combines many ethnic groups that share a strong sense of national identity despite their cultural differences. A country of road trips and big blue skies, the United States harbors orderly cities filled with restaurants, parks, museums, and innumerable sightseeing opportunities, as well as pristine natural areas perfect for a holiday in the great outdoors. To see as much as you can of this diverse land quickly, drive over some of the more than 6 million km (4 million mi) of highways leading through deserts, mountain peaks, fertile fields, and giant urban centers.

Napa Valley travel guide

4.3
Wineries & Vineyards · Wine Tours & Tastings · Castles
Thanks to a Mediterranean climate and idyllic location in Northern California, Napa Valley is one of the top wine producing regions in the world. This, coupled with the area's breathtaking scenery, abundance of quaint B&Bs, and exquisite local gastronomy, makes Napa Valley one of the country's most popular spots for peaceful weekends and romantic getaways. While wine tasting and vineyard tours are the traditional things to do, the region offers a variety of other attractions, including hot air balloon rides, spa treatments, and trips aboard the Napa Valley Wine Train.

Phoenix & Central Arizona travel guide

4.4
Gardens · Specialty Museums · Golf Courses