8 days in United States Itinerary

8 days in United States Itinerary

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Wawona
— 1 night
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Grand Canyon National Park
— 1 night
3
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
4
Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park
— 1 night

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Wawona

Wawona ©
Wawona is a census-designated place in Mariposa County, California. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Fri): explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point.

To find maps, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Wawona tour builder website.

San Francisco to Wawona is an approximately 4-hour car ride. Expect much hotter weather when traveling from San Francisco in August: highs in Wawona hover around °F, while lows dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Wawona

Parks Nature

Side Trip

Yosemite National Park
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Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Half Dome ©
Half Dome
Vernal Fall ©
Vernal Fall

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Grand Canyon National Park

Grand Canyon National Park ©
The size, shape, and color of Grand Canyon National Park combine to leave an impression on visitors as deep as the canyon itself.
On the 18th (Sun), take in breathtaking views at Grand Canyon South Rim and then hike along Bright Angel Trail. Keep things going the next day: take some stellar pictures from Mather Point and then tour the pleasant surroundings at South Kaibab Trail.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Grand Canyon National Park online day trip planner.

Drive from Wawona to Grand Canyon National Park in 11 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Wawona in August, with highs in Grand Canyon National Park at °F and lows at °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) early enough to drive to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Trails Outdoors
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Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim
Bright Angel Trail ©
Bright Angel Trail
South Kaibab Trail ©
South Kaibab Trail

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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.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Tue): take in breathtaking views at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, thenenjoy breathtaking views from Stratosphere Tower, thenponder the design of Fountains of Bellagio, and finally admire the natural beauty at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens. On the 21st (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take a stroll through The Strip, take in panoramic vistas at High Roller, and then see the interesting displays at The Mob Museum.

To see other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Las Vegas trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or do a combination of bus and flight. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Grand Canyon National Park to Las Vegas due to the time zone difference. Prepare for much hotter weather when traveling from Grand Canyon National Park in August: high temperatures in Las Vegas hover around °F and lows are around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Shopping Neighborhoods Historic Sites
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Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area ©
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
The Strip ©
The Strip

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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.
On the 23rd (Fri), stroll through Moro Rock, take a peaceful walk through Giant Forest, and then cruise along Generals Hwy.

To find where to stay, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, use the Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park trip planner.

Traveling by car from Las Vegas to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and car; or do a combination of bus, shuttle, and car. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Las Vegas in August; daily highs in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park reach °F and lows reach °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Giant Forest ©
Giant Forest
Moro Rock ©
Moro Rock
Generals Hwy ©
Generals Hwy

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