7 days in Western US Itinerary

7 days in Western US Itinerary

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7 days in Western US Itinerary

Start: Fresno
1
San Francisco
— 1 night
+2
subway + Fly + shuttle:  5​h 45​min
2
Santa Fe
— 3 nights
Fly + shuttle:  4​h 15​min
3
Sedona
— 2 nights
taxi + Fly:  5​h 15​min
End: Fresno

1
night
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
On the 8th (Tue), snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge and then explore the striking landscape of Alcatraz Island.

To see ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read San Francisco day trip planner .

Fresno to San Francisco is an approximately 3.5-hour car ride. You can also fly; or take a bus. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Fresno in May: high temperatures in San Francisco hover around 69°F and lows are around 53°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Wed) to allow time for travel to Santa Fe.

Things to do in San Francisco

Historic Sites Parks Nature
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Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Twin Peaks ©
Twin Peaks
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge

3
nights
Santa Fe

Santa Fe ©
Santa Fe continuously ranks among the world's top holiday destinations, attracting visitors with its unusual combination of scenic beauty, rich history, cultural diversity, and high concentration of performing arts venues, fine restaurants, and interesting attractions.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Thu): explore the world behind art at Georgia O'Keeffe Museum, make a trip to The Plaza, then make a trip to Canyon Road, then see the interesting displays at Museum of International Folk Art, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Loretto Chapel. Keep things going the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Cathedral Basilica of St. Francis of Assisi, examine the collection at New Mexico History Museum, and then view the masterpieces at Tesuque Glass Works.

To find maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Santa Fe online trip itinerary maker .

You can do a combination of subway, flight, and shuttle from San Francisco to Santa Fe in 6 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. Traveling from San Francisco to Santa Fe, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from San Francisco in May, Santa Fe is slightly colder at night with lows of 43°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) early enough to travel to Sedona.

Things to do in Santa Fe

Museums Historic Sites Tours

Side Trip

Tesuque Glass Works
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Georgia O'Keeffe Museum ©
Georgia O'Keeffe Museum
Canyon Road ©
Canyon Road
Loretto Chapel ©
Loretto Chapel

2
nights
Sedona

Sedona ©
Despite its relatively small size, Sedona overflows with tourist appeal.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Montezuma Castle National Monument and Exposures International Gallery of Fine Art. Step off the beaten path and head to Cathedral Rock and Oak Creek Canyon. There's much more to do: relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers, trek along Devil's Bridge Trail, and take a memorable drive along Red Rock Scenic Byway (SR 179).

To see traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Sedona trip itinerary maker website .

Traveling by combination of flight and taxi from Santa Fe to Sedona takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. Traveling from Santa Fe in May, expect Sedona to be somewhat warmer, temps between 79°F and 55°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Sedona

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trip

Montezuma Castle National Monument
Highlights from your plan
Cathedral Rock ©
Cathedral Rock
Spas & Wellness
Montezuma Castle National Monument ©
Montezuma Castle National Monument

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