8 days in United States Itinerary

8 days in United States Itinerary

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Start: San Francisco
Bus:  1 h
1
Mill Valley
— 1 night
Bus:  1 h
2
San Francisco
— 1 night
Fly + Bus:  1 h 30 min
3
Yosemite National Park
— 3 nights
Bus:  1 h 30 min
4
Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h
5
Las Vegas
— 1 day
End: Las Vegas

1
night
Mill Valley

Mill Valley ©
Mill Valley is a city in Marin County, California, United States, located about 14mi north of San Francisco via the Golden Gate Bridge. Start off your visit on the 21st (Tue): snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge and then steep yourself in history at SS Jeremiah O'Brien.

To find other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read Mill Valley online trip itinerary builder.

San Francisco to Mill Valley is an approximately 1- hour bus ride. You can also drive. Traveling from San Francisco in July, you will find days in Mill Valley are somewhat warmer (84°F), and nights are slightly colder (52°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) early enough to take a bus to San Francisco.

Things to do in Mill Valley

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

San Francisco
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
SS Jeremiah O'Brien ©
SS Jeremiah O'Brien

1
night
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
On the 22nd (Wed), step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island, take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, and then see what you can catch with a fishing tour.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, use the San Francisco online road trip planner.

You can take a bus from Mill Valley to San Francisco in an hour. Another option is to drive. When traveling from Mill Valley in July, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in San Francisco: temperatures range from 73°F by day to 57°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Historic Sites Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf
Fishing Charters & Tours

3
nights
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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Taft Point, Bridalveil Fall, Yosemite Valley Floor Tour, and other attractions. Step out of the city life by going to Glacier Point and Vernal Fall. There's lots more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Panorama Trail, trek along Nevada Falls Loop, contemplate the waterfront views at Tenaya Lake, and get great views at Yosemite, Tunnel View.

To find maps, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Yosemite National Park trip itinerary builder tool.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park in 7.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from San Francisco in July, you will find days in Yosemite National Park are a bit warmer (83°F), and nights are a bit cooler (46°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) early enough to take a bus to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Taft Point ©
Taft Point
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Half Dome ©
Half Dome

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes General Sherman Tree, Generals Hwy, Kings Canyon Scenic Byway, and other attractions you added. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Sun): explore the stunning scenery at Kings Canyon National Park, stroll through Big Stump Basin, take a memorable drive along Kings Canyon Scenic Byway, hike along General Grant Tree Trail, then take a peaceful walk through Grant Grove, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Congress Trail. On your second day here, take in the dramatic natural features at Ubehebe Crater, make a trip to Mesquite Flat Sand Dunes, take in the dramatic natural features at Zabriskie Point, stroll through Gower Gulch Loop, then cruise along Artists Dr, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Artists Palette.

To see ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park holiday planning tool.

Getting from Yosemite National Park to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park by bus takes about 8.5 hours. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in July, things will get a bit warmer in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park: highs are around 98°F and lows about 66°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Death Valley National Park
Highlights from your plan
Giant Forest ©
Giant Forest
Moro Rock ©
Moro Rock
Congress Trail ©
Congress Trail

1
day
Las Vegas

Las Vegas ©
Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
On the 28th (Tue), shop like a local with The Strip.

To see where to stay, ratings, maps, and tourist information, read Las Vegas trip planner.

Traveling by car from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park to Las Vegas takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and bus; or do a combination of car, shuttle, and bus. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park in July: high temperatures in Las Vegas hover around 104°F and lows are around 81°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Neighborhoods Historic Sites Shopping
Highlights from your plan
The Strip ©
The Strip

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