8 days in United States Itinerary

8 days in United States Itinerary

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Los Angeles
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Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park
— 3 nights
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Yosemite National Park
— 2 nights
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Sacramento
— 1 night

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Los Angeles

Los Angeles

City of Angels

Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
To find out how to plan a trip to Los Angeles, use our trip itinerary maker.

Pittsburgh to Los Angeles is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Traveling from Pittsburgh to Los Angeles, you'll gain 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Pittsburgh in October, things will get a bit warmer in Los Angeles: highs are around 82°F and lows about 62°F. You will leave for Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park on the 4th (Mon).

Things to do in Los Angeles

Parks · Outdoors · Tours · Nightlife

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Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park ©

A Land of Giants

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.
Take a break from the city and head to Moro Rock Trail and Mt. Whitney. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Kings Canyon National Park and Sequoia Sightseeing Tours. Next up on the itinerary: trek along Big Trees Trail, take in the dramatic scenery at Roaring River Falls, take a peaceful walk through Inyo National Forest, and stroll through Big Stump Basin.

To find where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park trip itinerary planning website.

Traveling by car from Los Angeles to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Los Angeles in October, Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park is little chillier at night with lows of 51°F. On the 7th (Thu), you'll travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Trails

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Kings Canyon National Park ©
Kings Canyon National Park
Moro Rock Trail ©
Moro Rock Trail
Mt. Whitney ©
Mt. Whitney

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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.
On the 8th (Fri), admire all the interesting features of Tioga Pass, then trek along May Lake Trailhead, then don't miss a visit to Olmsted Point, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Cloud's Rest.

To find ratings, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Yosemite National Park trip planner.

Traveling by bus from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park to Yosemite National Park takes 8.5 hours. Traveling from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park in October, expect nights in Yosemite National Park to be colder, around 28°F, while days are a bit cooler, around 66°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Sacramento.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Outdoors · Parks · Nature · Scenic Drive
Highlights from your plan
Tioga Pass ©
Tioga Pass
Olmsted Point ©
Olmsted Point
May Lake Trailhead ©
May Lake Trailhead

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Sacramento

Sacramento

River City

The capital city of America's most economically significant state, Sacramento is an important stop for any politico.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sat): grab your bike and head to American River Bicycle Trail and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Miners Ravine Trail Loop.

To find where to stay, reviews, photos, and tourist information, use the Sacramento trip builder website.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Yosemite National Park to Sacramento in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. When traveling from Yosemite National Park in October, plan for a bit warmer days in Sacramento, with highs around 80°F, while nights are much warmer with lows around 51°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Sacramento

Outdoors · Trails · Parks

Side Trip

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