8 days in United States Itinerary

8 days in United States Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States itinerary planner

Make it your trip
Fly
1
Seattle
— 2 nights
Drive
2
Hood River
— 1 night
Drive
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Portland
— 2 nights
Fly to Reno Tahoe International Airport, Drive to Susanville
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Susanville
— 1 night
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Drive to Reno Tahoe International Airport, Fly to Los Angeles International Airport, Drive to La Canada Flintridge
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La Canada Flintridge
— 1 night
Drive to Los Angeles International Airport, Fly to Fresno

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Seattle

— 2 nights

Emerald City

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.
Step out of Seattle with an excursion to ILovekickboxing in Kirkland--about 40 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: shop like a local with Chihuly Garden and Glass, see the interesting displays at The Museum of Flight, pick up some local products at Pike Place Market, and take a leisurely stroll along Hiram M. Chittenden Locks.

To find traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read our Seattle journey maker app.

Fresno to Seattle is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Fresno in April: high temperatures in Seattle hover around 61°F and lows are around 46°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) so you can catch the flight to Hood River.

Things to do in Seattle

Museums · Parks · Shopping · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Hood River

— 1 night
The city of Hood River is the seat of Hood River County, Oregon, United States. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Mon): see the interesting displays at Columbia Gorge Discovery Center & Museum, then stroll through Historic Columbia River Highway State Trail, and then examine the collection at Western Antique Aeroplane & Automobile Museum.

For where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, use the Hood River trip planner.

You can fly from Seattle to Hood River in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In April, daily temperatures in Hood River can reach 58°F, while at night they dip to 43°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Portland.

Things to do in Hood River

Museums · Parks · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trips

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.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Tue): look for gifts at Powell's City of Books, take in nature's colorful creations at Lan Su Chinese Garden, then surround yourself with nature on Volcano Lands - Private Tours, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Multnomah Falls. On the 28th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: have fun and explore at Portland Children's Museum, make a trip to Pittock Mansion, then take in nature's colorful creations at Portland Japanese Garden, then take in nature's colorful creations at International Rose Test Garden, and finally take in the views from Hawthorne Bridge.

To find maps, photos, and other tourist information, read Portland trip itinerary maker app.

You can drive from Hood River to Portland in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In April in Portland, expect temperatures between 63°F during the day and 45°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) so you can travel to Susanville.

Things to do in Portland

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trip

Susanville

— 1 night
Susanville is the county seat of Lassen County, California, United States. Start off your visit on the 29th (Thu): examine the collection at Lassen Historical Museum, stroll through Susanville Ranch Park, and then grab your bike and head to Biz Johnson Trail.

To plan Susanville vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

Explore your travel options from Portland to Susanville with the Route module. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Portland in April since evenings lows in Susanville dip to 32°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) early enough to travel to La Canada Flintridge.

Things to do in Susanville

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Museums

La Canada Flintridge

— 1 night
La CaƱada Flintridge is a city in Los Angeles County, California, with a population of 20,246 in 2010. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Fri): admire the natural beauty at Descanso Gardens, hike along Echo Mountain Hiking Trails, and then see the sky in a new way at Mount Wilson Observatory.

To see reviews, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, you can read our La Canada Flintridge trip planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Susanville to La Canada Flintridge. Traveling from Susanville in April, La Canada Flintridge is a bit warmer at night with lows of 42°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in La Canada Flintridge

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Museums

Side Trip

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.

Oregon travel guide

4.5
Gardens · State Parks · Specialty Museums
A land of many faces, Oregon is at once a state of rugged rocky coastlines and deep forests, as well as vibrant cities and small towns packed with award-winning restaurants and trendy shops. With nearly half of its land covered by dense fir, redwood, and pine forests, the state protects varied plant and animal life inside three national parks. In addition to pristine waterfalls, beaches, and lakes perfect for a holiday in nature, Oregon also offers numerous urban tourist attractions. Portland, the state's largest metropolis, notably includes more breweries than any other city in the world, and its central location makes it an ideal base for day trips to Oregon's emerging wine region and many parks.