8 days in United States Itinerary

8 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Portland
Fly:  4 h 45 min
1
Las Vegas
— 1 night
Fly:  3 h 15 min
2
San Diego
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 45 min
3
Joshua Tree National Park
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  4 h 30 min
4
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Fly + Drive:  5 h 45 min
5
Roseburg
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h
End: Portland

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Wed): see the interesting displays at The Mob Museum. On your second day here, admire the masterpieces at Bellagio Gallery of Fine Art, admire the local landmark of Fountains of Bellagio, then take in nature's colorful creations at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, and finally take in breathtaking views at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area.

For reviews, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Las Vegas trip itinerary tool.

Portland to Las Vegas is an approximately 5- hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Portland in October; daily highs in Las Vegas reach 82°F and lows reach 60°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to San Diego.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Nature Museums
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area ©
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area
The Mob Museum ©
The Mob Museum

1
night
San Diego

San Diego ©
Divided into neighborhoods with distinct characters and cultural heritages, San Diego sits just north of the Mexican border and offers visitors a blend of tourist attractions, including a lively nightlife, diverse cuisine, and a thriving musical scene.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Fri): see the interesting displays at Maritime Museum of San Diego and then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at San Diego Zoo.

To see more things to do, maps, reviews, and tourist information, go to the San Diego trip itinerary maker website.

Traveling by flight from Las Vegas to San Diego takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in San Diego can reach 78°F, while at night they dip to 64°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can go by car to Joshua Tree National Park.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Museums
Highlights from your plan
San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
Maritime Museum of San Diego ©
Maritime Museum of San Diego

1
night
Joshua Tree National Park

Joshua Tree National Park ©
Joshua Tree National Park takes its name from the Joshua tree, a twisted, spiky tree with bayonet-shaped leaves at the top that's one of the few plant species hardy enough to thrive in the extreme climate of the Mojave Desert.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Sat): hike along Lost Palms Oasis Trail and then take in nature's colorful creations at Cholla Cactus Garden.

To find more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Joshua Tree National Park trip itinerary builder tool.

Traveling by car from San Diego to Joshua Tree National Park takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of tram, bus, and taxi. Traveling from San Diego in October, you will find days in Joshua Tree National Park are somewhat warmer (84°F), and nights are slightly colder (58°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) to allow time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Joshua Tree National Park

Parks Trails Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Cholla Cactus Garden ©
Cholla Cactus Garden

3
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
San Francisco is known for nature, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, contemplate the long history of SS Jeremiah O'Brien, walk around Golden Gate Park, and hike along The Coastal Trail.

To find ratings, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the San Francisco travel itinerary planner.

You can do a combination of car and flight from Joshua Tree National Park to San Francisco in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. When traveling from Joshua Tree National Park in October, plan for slightly colder days in San Francisco, with highs around 73°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 56°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can travel to Roseburg.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Historic Sites Nature
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

1
night
Roseburg

Roseburg ©
Roseburg is a city in the U.S. On the 14th (Wed), do a tasting at Girardet Vineyards & Winery, do a tasting at Paul O'Brien Winery, do a tasting at Becker Vineyard, then learn about winemaking at HillCrest Winery and Distillery, and finally do a tasting at Abacela.

To find photos, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Roseburg road trip planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from San Francisco to Roseburg. Traveling from San Francisco in October, Roseburg is slightly colder at night with lows of 48°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Roseburg

Wineries
Highlights from your plan
HillCrest Winery and Distillery ©
HillCrest Winery and Distillery
Becker Vineyard ©
Becker Vineyard
Girardet Vineyards & Winery ©
Girardet Vineyards & Winery

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