9 days in West Coast Itinerary

9 days in West Coast Itinerary

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Seattle
— Few hours
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Redwood National Park
— 1 night
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San Francisco
— 2 nights
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Yosemite National Park
— 3 nights

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Seattle

Seattle ©

Emerald City

Nicknamed the "Emerald City" because of its abundant evergreen trees, Seattle is the cultural and business center of the Pacific Northwest, as well as a popular holiday destination.
On the 22nd (Mon), take a stroll through Pike Place Market and then admire the masterpieces at Chihuly Garden and Glass.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Seattle travel route planner.

Philadelphia to Seattle is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 3 hours. Traveling from Philadelphia in July, things will get a bit cooler in Seattle: highs are around 79°F and lows about 60°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can travel to Redwood National Park.

Things to do in Seattle

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Pike Place Market
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Redwood National Park

Redwood National Park ©
Redwood National Park is home to a tremendous collection of the world's tallest type of tree.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): tour the pleasant surroundings at Redwood National Park. On your second day here, take a peaceful walk through Tall Trees Grove and then stroll through Enderts Beach.

For traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Redwood National Park vacation planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Seattle to Redwood National Park. In July, Redwood National Park is slightly colder than Seattle - with highs of 64°F and lows of 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Redwood National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails
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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.
On the 25th (Thu), steep yourself in history at Golden Gate Bridge, visit Fisherman's Wharf, and then contemplate the long history of Alcatraz Island. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Fri): see the interesting displays at Exploratorium and then cast your line with a fishing tour.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the San Francisco itinerary planning app.

You can fly from Redwood National Park to San Francisco in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and bus. While traveling from Redwood National Park, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in San Francisco, ranging from highs of 73°F to lows of 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Historic Sites · Museums · Childrens Museums · Outdoors
Highlights from your trip
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Alcatraz Island
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Fisherman's Wharf
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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.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Sat): explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point, tour the pleasant surroundings at Panorama Trail, then take in the dramatic scenery at Vernal Fall, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Yosemite Falls. Keep things going the next day: look for all kinds of wild species at Cathedral Beach Picnic Area, get great views at Yosemite, Tunnel View, then take in the dramatic natural features at Sentinel Dome, and finally admire the masterpieces at Yosemite Museum Gallery.

To see traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read Yosemite National Park travel route planning tool.

You can drive from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park in 4 hours. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from San Francisco in July: highs in Yosemite National Park hover around 83°F, while lows dip to 46°F. You'll have a few hours on the 29th (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Nature · Trails · Outdoors
Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Glacier Point
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Sentinel Dome
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Vernal Fall
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