40 days in United States Itinerary

40 days in United States Itinerary

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40 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Portland
1
Portland
— 6 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Corvallis
— 4 nights
Drive + Fly:  5​h 15​min
3
San Francisco
— 8 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
4
Los Angeles
— 9 nights
Fly:  4​h
5
Las Vegas
— 9 nights
Fly:  5​h
6
Seattle
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h
End: Portland

6
nights
Portland

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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Portland: Cannon Beach (Ecola State Park, Cannon Beach, & more), Astoria Column (in Astoria) and Multnomah Falls (in Bridal Veil). Next up on the itinerary: hike along Historic Columbia River Highway State Trail, stop by Powell's City of Books, take in nature's colorful creations at International Rose Test Garden, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at Oregon Zoo.

To see where to stay, photos, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Portland visit app .

Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to Portland. In September in Portland, expect temperatures between 76°F during the day and 55°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) so you can drive to Corvallis.

Things to do in Portland

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Cannon Beach, Historic Columbia River Highway State Trail, Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area, Multnomah Falls, Astoria Column
Highlights from your plan
Room Escape Games
Ecola State Park ©
Ecola State Park
Haystack Rock ©
Haystack Rock

4
nights
Corvallis

Corvallis ©
Corvallis is a city in central western Oregon, United States. Explore Corvallis' surroundings by going to Sweet Creek Falls (in Mapleton), Yachats (Cape Perpetua Visitor Center - Siuslaw National Forest, Yachats coastline, & more) and Florence (Sand Master Park - Sandboarding & Sandland Adventures). There's much more to do: admire the sheer force of Sahalie and Koosah Falls, hike along Fitton Green Natural Area, and admire the natural beauty at Jackson-Frazier Wetlands.

Planning Corvallis trip won't be overwheling when you use's Insprock itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Portland to Corvallis takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In October, plan for daily highs up to 66°F, and evening lows to 45°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Corvallis

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Yachats, Florence, Sweet Creek Falls, Sahalie and Koosah Falls
Highlights from your plan
Sand Master Park - Sandboarding ©
Sand Master Park - Sandboarding
Sandland Adventures ©
Sandland Adventures

8
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Get out of town with these interesting San Francisco side-trips: Muir Woods National Monument (in Mill Valley) and Wine Tours & Tastings (in Napa). The adventure continues: step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island, take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, get curious at Exploratorium, and enjoy the sand and surf at China Beach.

For photos, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read our San Francisco trip itinerary maker app .

Explore your travel options from Corvallis to San Francisco with the Route module. Traveling from Corvallis in October, expect San Francisco to be somewhat warmer, temps between 73°F and 56°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) early enough to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Museums Tours

Side Trips

Muir Woods National Monument, Wine Tours & Tastings
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium
Muir Woods National Monument ©
Muir Woods National Monument

9
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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Los Angeles: Shotgun House (in Santa Monica) and Anaheim (Disneyland Park, Radiator Springs Racers, & more). There's lots more to do: find something for the whole family at Universal Studios Hollywood, look and learn at Griffith Observatory, take in the waterfront at Santa Monica Pier, and see the interesting displays at The Getty Center.

To see maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Los Angeles holiday planning site .

You can fly from San Francisco to Los Angeles in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from San Francisco in October, with highs in Los Angeles at 82°F and lows at 62°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Fun & Games Museums

Side Trips

Anaheim, Santa Monica
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Disney California Adventure Park ©
Disney California Adventure Park
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood

9
nights
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.
Explore Las Vegas' surroundings by going to Valley of Fire State Park (in Overton) and Hoover Dam (in Boulder City). There's much more to do: explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, examine the collection at The Mob Museum, admire the natural beauty at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, and admire the local landmark of Fountains of Bellagio.

To see where to stay and tourist information, read our Las Vegas itinerary planner.

You can fly from Los Angeles to Las Vegas in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and flight. In October in Las Vegas, expect temperatures between 82°F during the day and 60°F at night. On the 31st (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Fun & Games Parks Nature

Side Trips

Valley of Fire State Park, Hoover Dam
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
Valley of Fire State Park ©
Valley of Fire State Park

3
nights
Seattle

Seattle ©
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.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Fri): take in the exciting artwork at Glasshouse Studio, then shop like a local with Pike Place Market, then enjoy breathtaking views from Space Needle, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Chihuly Garden and Glass. Keep things going the next day: see the interesting displays at The Museum of Flight, then meet the residents at Seattle Aquarium, then get in on the family fun at Seattle Great Wheel, and finally get your game on at Wings Over Washington.

To find maps, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Seattle day trip planner.

Fly from Las Vegas to Seattle in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Las Vegas in October, with highs in Seattle at 63°F and lows at 50°F. On the 3rd (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Seattle

Museums Shopping Parks
Highlights from your plan
Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Space Needle ©
Space Needle
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market

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