8 days in United States Itinerary

8 days in United States Itinerary

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Ontario
— 1 night
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Seattle
— 1 night
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Portland
— 1 night
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South Lake Tahoe
— 1 night
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Mammoth Lakes
— 2 nights
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Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park
— 1 night

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Ontario

Ontario ©
Ontario is a city located in southwestern San Bernardino County, California, United States, east of downtown Los Angeles. On the 18th (Sun), get in on the family fun at Disney California Adventure Park. On the next day, discover the magic at Disneyland Park.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Ontario road trip planning tool.

Los Angeles to Ontario is an approximately 1-hour car ride. In October, daily temperatures in Ontario can reach 85°F, while at night they dip to 59°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) early enough to travel to Seattle.

Things to do in Ontario

Theme Parks

Side Trip

Anaheim
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Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Disney California Adventure Park ©
Disney California Adventure Park

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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.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Tue): get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Seattle Aquarium, then take a stroll through Pike Place Market, then take in the exciting artwork at Chihuly Garden and Glass, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Space Needle.

To find photos, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, read our Seattle route builder app.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Ontario to Seattle. Expect much colder weather when traveling from Ontario in October: highs in Seattle hover around 63°F, while lows dip to 50°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) so you can drive to Portland.

Things to do in Seattle

Shopping · Neighborhoods · Zoos & Aquariums
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Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Space Needle ©
Space Needle
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market

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Portland

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.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Wed): make a trip to Pittock Mansion, take in nature's colorful creations at Portland Japanese Garden, then take in nature's colorful creations at International Rose Test Garden, then snap pictures at Hawthorne Bridge, and finally look for gifts at Powell's City of Books.

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You can drive from Seattle to Portland in 3.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a bus. In October in Portland, expect temperatures between 66°F during the day and 49°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to South Lake Tahoe.

Things to do in Portland

Parks · Shopping
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Portland Japanese Garden ©
Portland Japanese Garden
Powell's City of Books ©
Powell's City of Books
Pittock Mansion ©
Pittock Mansion

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South Lake Tahoe

South Lake Tahoe ©
High in the Sierra Nevada mountains on the shore of one of America’s most scenic lakes, South Lake Tahoe captures the spirit of the outdoors and serves as a hub for tourism activities surrounding the lake.
On the 22nd (Thu), indulge your taste buds at Wine Tours From Tahoe and then hit the best photo ops around with Tahoe Photographic Tours.

To find other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read our South Lake Tahoe holiday planner.

You can fly from Portland to South Lake Tahoe in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Portland in October, expect a bit cooler with lows of 31°F in South Lake Tahoe. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) early enough to drive to Mammoth Lakes.

Things to do in South Lake Tahoe

Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trip

Wine Tours From Tahoe
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Tahoe Photographic Tours ©
Tahoe Photographic Tours

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Mammoth Lakes

Mammoth Lakes ©
Mammoth Lakes is a town in Mono County, California, the county's only incorporated community. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): admire the sheer force of Vernal Fall, then hike along Panorama Trail, then take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier Point, and finally don't miss a visit to Yosemite Village. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll through Minaret Vista and then take in the dramatic natural features at Half Dome.

To find reviews, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, use the Mammoth Lakes trip builder website.

Traveling by car from South Lake Tahoe to Mammoth Lakes takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 66°F, and evening lows to 28°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) to allow time to take a bus to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Mammoth Lakes

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trip

Yosemite National Park
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Minaret Vista ©
Minaret Vista
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Half Dome ©
Half Dome

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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.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Sun): trek along Lakes Trail in Sequoia National Park, then get a dose of the wild on Sequoia Sightseeing Tours, and then explore the striking landscape at Moro Rock Trail.

To see reviews, ratings, maps, and tourist information, read our Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park attractions planning website.

You can take a bus from Mammoth Lakes to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park in 3.5 hours. When traveling from Mammoth Lakes in October, plan for somewhat warmer days and much hotter nights in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park: temperatures range from 81°F by day to 51°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park

Outdoors · Parks · Trails
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Moro Rock Trail ©
Moro Rock Trail
Lakes Trail in Sequoia National Park ©
Lakes Trail in Sequoia National Park

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