9 days in United States Itinerary

9 days in United States Itinerary

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1
San Jose
— 2 nights
2
Lassen Volcanic National Park
— 1 night
3
Crater Lake National Park
— 2 nights
4
Portland
— 2 nights

2
nights
San Jose

San Jose ©
The metropolitan center of Silicon Valley, San Jose considers itself a global city.
For where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our San Jose tour planner.

San Gabriel to San Jose is an approximately 4.5-hour combination of car and flight. You can also drive. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from San Gabriel in November: high temperatures in San Jose hover around 67°F and lows are around 47°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) so you can travel to Lassen Volcanic National Park.

Things to do in San Jose

Parks · Nature

Side Trip

Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park
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Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park ©
Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park
Center for Spiritual Enlightenment ©
Center for Spiritual Enlightenment

1
night
Lassen Volcanic National Park

Lassen Volcanic National Park ©
In Lassen Volcanic National Park, steaming volcanic mountains give way to alpine meadows filled with wildflowers and pristine mountain lakes.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Mon): take in the natural beauty of Bumpass Hell.

To see ratings, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Lassen Volcanic National Park trip planning tool.

Drive from San Jose to Lassen Volcanic National Park in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from San Jose in November, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Lassen Volcanic National Park, with lows of 42°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) early enough to travel to Crater Lake National Park.

Things to do in Lassen Volcanic National Park

Parks · Nature

Side Trip

Hat Creek Rim Overlook
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Bumpass Hell ©
Bumpass Hell
Hat Creek Rim Overlook ©
Hat Creek Rim Overlook
Sulphur Works ©
Sulphur Works

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Crater Lake National Park

Crater Lake National Park ©
Reaching a depth of 592 m (1,943 ft), Crater Lake is the deepest lake in the United States.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Wed): explore and take pictures at Rim Dr and then explore the striking landscape of Crater Lake National Park.

To find other places to visit, maps, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Crater Lake National Park trip itinerary maker tool.

Drive from Lassen Volcanic National Park to Crater Lake National Park in 4.5 hours. While traveling from Lassen Volcanic National Park, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Crater Lake National Park, ranging from highs of 55°F to lows of 38°F. You'll have a few hours on the 28th (Thu) to wrap things up before traveling to Portland.

Things to do in Crater Lake National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trip

Rogue River Gorge Viewpoint
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Crater Lake National Park ©
Crater Lake National Park
Rogue River Gorge Viewpoint ©
Rogue River Gorge Viewpoint
Rim Dr ©
Rim Dr

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nights
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.
Mt. Hood National Forest has been added to your itinerary. On the next day, delve into the lush surroundings at Mt. Hood National Forest, explore the activities along Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area, then walk around Tom McCall Waterfront Park, and finally get a sense of history and politics at Portland City Hall.

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Drive from Crater Lake National Park to Portland in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, bus, and flight; or do a combination of taxi and train. In November, daytime highs in Portland are 53°F, while nighttime lows are 42°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Portland

Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trips

Mt. Hood National Forest, Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area, Multnomah Falls
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Powell's City of Books ©
Powell's City of Books
Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area ©
Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area
Multnomah Falls ©
Multnomah Falls

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