31 days in United States Itinerary

31 days in United States Itinerary

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31 days in United States Itinerary

Start: San Francisco
1
San Francisco
— 22 nights
Drive:  4​h
2
Wawona
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
3
Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  5​h 15​min
4
Los Angeles
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h
End: Salt Lake City

22
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Exploratorium and Japanese Tea Garden. Change things up with these side-trips from San Francisco: Sharpsteen Museum (in Calistoga), Fort Ross State Historic Park (in Jenner) and Shorebird Sanctuary (in Burlingame). And it doesn't end there: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, sample some tasty brews at a beer tour and tasting, go for a walk through Fisherman's Wharf, and wander the streets of SoMa.

For maps, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read San Francisco online driving holiday planner .

If you are flying in from United Kingdom, the closest major airports are San Francisco International Airport, Metropolitan Oakland International Airport and Norman Y. Mineta San Jose International Airport. In June, daytime highs in San Francisco are 25°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can travel to Wawona.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Sonoma, Fort Ross State Historic Park, Prager Winery & Port Works, Jack London State Historic Park, Shorebird Sanctuary
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium
California Academy of Sciences ©
California Academy of Sciences

2
nights
Wawona

Wawona ©
Wawona is a census-designated place in Mariposa County, California. Kick off your visit on the 14th (Tue): explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Cathedral Beach Picnic Area, then admire the sheer force of Vernal Fall, and finally get great views at Yosemite, Tunnel View.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Wawona trip itinerary app .

Traveling by car from San Francisco to Wawona takes 4 hours. When traveling from San Francisco in July, plan for much hotter days in Wawona, with highs around 43°C, while nights are a bit warmer with lows around 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Wed) to allow time for travel to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Wawona

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Yosemite National Park
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Cathedral Beach Picnic Area ©
Cathedral Beach Picnic Area
Vernal Fall ©
Vernal Fall

3
nights
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.
Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park is known for parks, nature, historic sites, and outdoors. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: delve into the lush surroundings at Giant Forest, cruise along Generals Hwy, take in the dramatic natural features at Moro Rock, and hike along Lakes Trail in Sequoia National Park.

To see maps, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park online journey planner .

You can drive from Wawona to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park in 3.5 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park can reach 43°C, while at night they dip to 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Sat) to allow time for the car ride to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Giant Forest ©
Giant Forest
Crystal Cave ©
Crystal Cave
Moro Rock ©
Moro Rock

3
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Sun): see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory and then get in on the family fun at Disneyland Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 20th (Mon): make a trip to Santa Monica Pier and then make an unforgettable trip to Disney California Adventure Park.

For maps, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Los Angeles tour planner .

You can drive from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park to Los Angeles in 5.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of car, bus, and flight. Traveling from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park in July, you will find days in Los Angeles are slightly colder (33°C), and nights are about the same (22°C). On the 21st (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Anaheim, Santa Monica Pier
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Disney California Adventure Park ©
Disney California Adventure Park
Griffith Observatory ©
Griffith Observatory

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