7 days in United States Itinerary

7 days in United States Itinerary

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Menlo Park
— 1 night
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Arnold
— Few hours
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Yosemite National Park
— 2 nights
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Shaver Lake
— 1 night
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Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park
— 1 night
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Menlo Park
— 1 night

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Menlo Park

Menlo Park ©
Menlo Park is a city at the eastern edge of San Mateo County, in the San Francisco Bay Area of California, in the United States. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): kick back and relax at Fitzgerald J V Marine Reserve, enjoy the sand and surf at San Gregorio State Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Gray Whale Cove State Beach.

To find more things to do, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Menlo Park trip itinerary planning website.

San Francisco to Menlo Park is an approximately 1-hour car ride. In October, daytime highs in Menlo Park are 75°F, while nighttime lows are 53°F. You'll set off for Arnold on the 24th (Sat).

Things to do in Menlo Park

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Wildlife

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
San Gregorio State Beach ©
San Gregorio State Beach
Fitzgerald J V Marine Reserve ©
Fitzgerald J V Marine Reserve
Gray Whale Cove State Beach ©
Gray Whale Cove State Beach

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Arnold

Arnold
Arnold is a census-designated place (CDP) in Calaveras County, California, United States. For traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read Arnold trip app.

Getting from Menlo Park to Arnold by car takes about 3 hours. Expect slightly colder evenings in Arnold when traveling from Menlo Park in October, with lows around 46°F. On the 24th (Sat), you're off to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Arnold

Parks · Nature · Wineries · Outdoors

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Sat): don't miss a visit to Olmsted Point. Keep things going the next day: admire the sheer force of Vernal Fall, tour the pleasant surroundings at Nevada Falls Loop, then trek along Panorama Trail, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier Point.

For maps, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Yosemite National Park route planning app.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Arnold to Yosemite National Park. In October, Yosemite National Park is little chillier than Arnold - with highs of 66°F and lows of 28°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) early enough to travel to Shaver Lake.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Trails
Highlights from your plan
Olmsted Point ©
Olmsted Point
Nevada Falls Loop ©
Nevada Falls Loop
Panorama Trail ©
Panorama Trail

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Shaver Lake

Shaver Lake
Shaver Lake is a census-designated place in Fresno County, California, United States. For maps, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Shaver Lake day trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Yosemite National Park to Shaver Lake takes 4 hours. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in October, expect nights in Shaver Lake to be much hotter, around 55°F, while days are a bit warmer, around 82°F. You'll set off for Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park on the 27th (Tue).

Things to do in Shaver Lake

Outdoors · Parks · Trails

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Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park ©

A Land of Giants

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 28th (Wed), take in the dramatic scenery at Grizzly Falls, identify plant and animal life at Sequoia Sightseeing Tours, then explore and take pictures at Generals Hwy, and finally trek along Congress Trail.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from Shaver Lake to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park in 4 hours. Expect a daytime high around 81°F in October, and nighttime lows around 51°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) so you can travel to Menlo Park.

Things to do in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Generals Hwy ©
Generals Hwy
Congress Trail ©
Congress Trail
Grizzly Falls ©
Grizzly Falls

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Menlo Park

Menlo Park ©
On the 29th (Thu), tour the pleasant surroundings at Sawyer Camp Trail, then explore the landscape on two wheels at Purisima Creek Redwoods Open Space Preserve, then pause for some serene contemplation at Stanford Memorial Church, and finally explore the world behind art at Cantor Arts Center.

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Traveling by car from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park to Menlo Park takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park in October, you will find days in Menlo Park are a bit cooler (75°F), and nights are about the same (53°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Menlo Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Wildlife

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Sawyer Camp Trail ©
Sawyer Camp Trail
Purisima Creek Redwoods Open Space Preserve ©
Cantor Arts Center ©
Cantor Arts Center

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