9 days in United States Itinerary

9 days in United States Itinerary

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9 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Atlanta
Fly:  10​h
1
Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
2
Wawona
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h 15​min
3
Incline Village
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
4
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Fly:  6​h 30​min
End: Atlanta

2
nights
Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park

Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park ©
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.
On the 24th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: trek along General Grant Tree Trail, then steep yourself in history at General Sherman Tree, and then admire all the interesting features of Generals Hwy.

To see reviews, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park day trip planner .

Atlanta to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park is an approximately 10-hour flight. You can also take a bus. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -3 hour difference. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park when traveling from Atlanta in May, with lows around 55°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) so you can travel to Wawona.

Things to do in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
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General Grant Tree Trail ©
General Grant Tree Trail
Moro Rock ©
Moro Rock
Giant Forest ©
Giant Forest

2
nights
Wawona

Wawona ©
Wawona is a census-designated place in Mariposa County, California. Start off your visit on the 26th (Tue): take in the dramatic scenery at Yosemite Falls, get great views at Yosemite, Tunnel View, and then explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point. On your second day here, get great views at Washburn Point, take in the dramatic scenery at Vernal Fall, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Half Dome.

To see ratings, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read Wawona online visit planner .

You can drive from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park to Wawona in 3.5 hours. May in Wawona sees daily highs of 84°F and lows of 54°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) so you can travel to Incline Village.

Things to do in Wawona

Nature Parks

Side Trip

Yosemite National Park
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Yosemite Falls ©
Yosemite Falls
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Half Dome ©
Half Dome

1
night
Incline Village

Incline Village is a census-designated place (CDP) in Washoe County, Nevada on the north shore of Lake Tahoe. On the 28th (Thu), take a memorable tour with Tours, then trek along Tompkins Memorial Trail, and then stroll through Sand Harbor.

To find photos, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Incline Village trip planner.

You can drive from Wawona to Incline Village in 5.5 hours. Traveling from Wawona in May, expect Incline Village to be a bit cooler, temps between 70°F and 43°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Incline Village

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trip

Truckee
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River Rafting & Tubing

3
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Get outdoors at Alcatraz Island and Marin Headlands. Golden Gate Bridge and Fort Point will appeal to history buffs. Venture out of the city with trips to Muir Woods National Monument (in Mill Valley) and VJB Cellars (in Kenwood). It doesn't end there: hike along Lands End and examine the collection at Cable Car Museum.

To find where to stay, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the San Francisco trip itinerary tool .

Getting from Incline Village to San Francisco by car takes about 3.5 hours. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in San Francisco when traveling from Incline Village in May, with lows around 53°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 31st (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Marin Headlands, Muir Woods National Monument, VJB Cellars
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Lands End ©
Lands End
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Marin Headlands ©
Marin Headlands

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