8 days in United States Itinerary

8 days in United States Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States Trip Planner

This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

8 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Walnut Ridge
Drive:  2​h 15​min
1
Memphis
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h 30​min
2
Las Vegas
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 45​min
3
Rancho Palos Verdes
— Few hours
Fly:  3​h 45​min
4
Fresno
— Few hours
Drive:  3​h 15​min
5
San Francisco
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 45​min
6
Portland
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 15​min
7
Boise
— Few hours
Drive:  13​h
8
Grand Canyon National Park
— Few hours
Drive:  18​h 15​min
End: Walnut Ridge

1
night
Memphis

Memphis ©
The largest city on the Mississippi River, Memphis bills itself as both the "Birthplace of Rock" and "Home of the Blues." With such a rich musical heritage, it shouldn't come as a surprise that Elvis Presley chose to live in Memphis during his later years.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Fri): examine the collection at National Civil Rights Museum, make a trip to Beale Street, then explore the engaging exhibits at Children's Museum of Memphis, and finally learn more about the world around you at Pink Palace Family of Museums. On your second day here, steep yourself in history at Sun Studio. and then look for all kinds of wild species at Lichterman Nature Center.

To see photos, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Memphis travel itinerary creator.

Walnut Ridge to Memphis is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. In November, daily temperatures in Memphis can reach 62°F, while at night they dip to 43°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Memphis

Museums Historic Sites Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
The Children's Museum of Memphis ©
The Children's Museum of Memphis
Sun Studio ©
Sun Studio

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.
To find maps, ratings, and tourist information, use the Las Vegas vacation trip planner.

Fly from Memphis to Las Vegas in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Memphis to Las Vegas. When traveling from Memphis in November, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Las Vegas: temperatures range from 68°F by day to 47°F at night. On the 19th (Sun), you'll travel to Rancho Palos Verdes.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Nightlife Outdoors Tours

few
hours
Rancho Palos Verdes

Rancho Palos Verdes ©
Rancho Palos Verdes is a city in Los Angeles County, California atop the Palos Verdes Hills and bluffs of the Palos Verdes Peninsula. To find photos, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Rancho Palos Verdes custom trip planner.

Explore your travel options from Las Vegas to Rancho Palos Verdes with the Route module. Traveling from Las Vegas in November, expect a bit warmer with lows of 54°F in Rancho Palos Verdes. On the 19th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Fresno.

Things to do in Rancho Palos Verdes

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Point Vicente Lighthouse ©
Point Vicente Lighthouse

few
hours
Fresno

Fresno
For maps, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read Fresno vacation planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Rancho Palos Verdes to Fresno. Traveling from Rancho Palos Verdes in November, expect Fresno to be slightly colder, temps between 65°F and 45°F. On the 19th (Sun), you'll travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Fresno

Parks Outdoors Nature

1
night
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Mon): enjoy the sand and surf at Baker Beach, then admire the majestic nature at Marin Headlands, and then examine the collection at Cable Car Museum.

To find photos, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, use the San Francisco itinerary planner.

Getting from Fresno to San Francisco by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: fly; or take a bus. In November, daytime highs in San Francisco are 65°F, while nighttime lows are 50°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Portland.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Beaches Nature

Side Trip

Marin Headlands
Highlights from your plan
Marin Headlands ©
Marin Headlands
Cable Car Museum ©
Cable Car Museum
Baker Beach ©
Baker Beach

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Tue): admire the verdant scenery at Willamette Valley, steep yourself in history at Fort Vancouver National Historic Site, then meet the residents at Oregon Zoo, and finally look for gifts at Powell's City of Books.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Portland travel planner.

Getting from San Francisco to Portland by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from San Francisco in November, things will get a bit cooler in Portland: highs are around 54°F and lows about 42°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) early enough to travel to Boise.

Things to do in Portland

Outdoors Parks Nature

Side Trip

Fort Vancouver | National Historic Site
Highlights from your plan
Willamette Valley ©
Willamette Valley
Oregon Zoo ©
Oregon Zoo
Powell's City of Books ©
Powell's City of Books

few
hours
Boise

Boise ©
From its main thoroughfare, Boise greets visitors with a view of downtown framed by the foothills of the Rocky Mountains.
For maps, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Boise travel planner.

You can fly from Portland to Boise in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Portland to Boise due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Portland in November, expect Boise to be slightly colder, temps between 48°F and 32°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Wed) to allow time for the car ride to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Boise

Shopping Museums
Highlights from your plan
Boise Art Glass ©
Boise Art Glass

few
hours
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.
For where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Grand Canyon National Park tour planner.

Traveling by car from Boise to Grand Canyon National Park takes 13 hours. While traveling from Boise, expect a bit warmer days and little chillier nights in Grand Canyon National Park, ranging from highs of 54°F to lows of 21°F. On the 23rd (Thu), you're off tohome.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Outdoors Parks Trails

Similar Plans

9 days in Los Angeles & San Francisco BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA January, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: January, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 12 days in California & Las Vegas BY A USER FROM SLOVENIA November, culture, relaxing, romantic, shopping, slow & easy, hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, culture, relaxing, romantic, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 10 days in San Francisco BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 11 days in Los Angeles & San Francisco BY A USER FROM UNITED ARAB EMIRATES September, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: September, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced 11 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED ARAB EMIRATES October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 12 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 12 days in Las Vegas BY A USER FROM COSTA RICA September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, shopping, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 10 days in San Francisco BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, culture, outdoors, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: March, culture, outdoors, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 11 days in San Francisco BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA September, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: September, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 10 days in San Francisco & Napa Valley BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 10 days in Las Vegas & Arizona BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES November, teens, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: November, teens, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced 9 days in San Francisco & Grand Canyon National Park BY A USER FROM PAKISTAN November, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: November, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium
View more plans