9 days in United States Itinerary

9 days in United States Itinerary

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Los Angeles
— 3 nights
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Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park
— Few hours
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Yosemite National Park
— 3 nights
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San Francisco
— 2 nights

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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.
Get outdoors at Crystal Cove and Newport Beach. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at The Broad and California Science Center. Step out of Los Angeles to go to Laguna Beach and see Heisler Park, which is approximately 1 hour away. There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at Petersen Automotive Museum, admire the striking features of Cathedral of Our Lady of the Angels, admire the masterpieces at Los Angeles County Museum of Art, and make a trip to Hollywood Walk of Fame.

For maps, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read Los Angeles trip itinerary builder website.

New York City to Los Angeles is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. The time zone difference when traveling from New York City to Los Angeles is minus 3 hours. Traveling from New York City in February, expect Los Angeles to be warmer, temps between 71°F and 51°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) so you can travel to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums · Parks · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trips

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Science Museum
California Science Center
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Beach
Crystal Cove
4.6

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Mon): appreciate the extensive heritage of Cedar Grove Visitor Center.

To find reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park vacation site.

You can drive from Los Angeles to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park in 5.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Los Angeles in February; daily highs in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park reach 63°F and lows reach 41°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park

Historic Sites
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Historic Walking Area
Cedar Grove Visitor Center
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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 9th (Tue), look for all kinds of wild species at Nature Center at Happy Isles, then admire the sheer force of Vernal Fall, and then explore the striking landscape at Half Dome. Here are some ideas for day two: take some stellar pictures from Washburn Point, then don't miss a visit to Yosemite Village, then trek along Lower Yosemite Fall Trail, and finally explore the striking landscape at El Capitan.

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Traveling by bus from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park to Yosemite National Park takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. When traveling from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park in February, plan for little chillier days in Yosemite National Park, with highs around 48°F, while nights are cooler with lows around 18°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Wildlife
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El Capitan
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Geologic Formation
Half Dome
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Waterfall
Vernal Fall
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San Francisco

San Francisco ©

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Marin Headlands has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 11th (Thu): admire the majestic nature at Marin Headlands and then enjoy the sand and surf at Fort Funston National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Fri): look for all kinds of wild species at Ring Mountain Open Space Preserve, then walk around Paradise Beach County Park, and then explore the striking landscape of Alcatraz Island.

For where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read San Francisco online trip builder.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. When traveling from Yosemite National Park in February, plan for somewhat warmer days in San Francisco, with highs around 62°F, while nights are much warmer with lows around 48°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks · Wildlife · Nature · Beaches

Side Trips

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Alcatraz Island
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State Park
Marin Headlands
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