8 days in United States Itinerary

8 days in United States Itinerary

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8 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Bengaluru
Fly:  23​h 15​min
1
San Francisco
— 1 day
Drive:  4​h
2
Yosemite National Park
— 2 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + bus:  11​h 15​min
3
New York City
— 2 nights
bus + Fly:  22​h 30​min
End: Bengaluru

1
day
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
On the 30th (Mon), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Alcatraz Island, then take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, and then snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge.

For photos, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read San Francisco trip itinerary builder app .

Bengaluru, India to San Francisco is an approximately 23.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. The time zone changes from India Standard Time (IST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -13 hour difference. Traveling from Bengaluru in September, things will get a bit cooler in San Francisco: highs are around 28°C and lows about 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

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

2
nights
Yosemite National Park

Yosemite National Park ©
Massive granite mountains, towering waterfalls, groves of Giant Sequoia trees, and wilderness as far as the eye can see distinguish the landscape of Yosemite National Park.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Tue): make a trip to Olmsted Point, trek along Tuolumne Meadows, and then explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point. Keep things going the next day: don't miss a visit to Washburn Point, then explore the striking landscape at Sentinel Dome, then admire the sheer force of Vernal Fall, and finally hike along Panorama Trail.

To find where to stay and tourist information, read Yosemite National Park vacation planning site .

You can drive from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car; or do a combination of flight and bus. Plan for much colder nights when traveling from San Francisco in September since evenings lows in Yosemite National Park dip to 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) to allow time to travel to New York City.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Tuolumne Meadows ©
Tuolumne Meadows
Sentinel Dome ©
Sentinel Dome

2
nights
New York City

New York City ©
Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
New York City is known for museums, nightlife, shopping, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: go for a walk through Central Park, explore the world behind art at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, appreciate the history behind 9/11 Memorial, and make a trip to Times Square.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our New York City travel site .

You can do a combination of car, flight, and bus from Yosemite National Park to New York City in 11.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. You'll lose 3 hours traveling from Yosemite National Park to New York City due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in October, New York City is warmer at night with lows of 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in New York City

Parks Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Central Park ©
Central Park
Empire State Building ©
Empire State Building
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art

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