15 days in United States Itinerary

15 days in United States Itinerary

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San Francisco
— 3 nights
2
Napa
— 2 nights
3
Kings Beach
— 2 nights
4
Mammoth Lakes
— 2 nights
5
Yosemite National Park
— 3 nights

3
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Change things up with a short trip to Point Reyes Lighthouse in Point Reyes National Seashore (about 1h 5 min away). There's still lots to do: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, get curious at Exploratorium, take in nature's colorful creations at Japanese Tea Garden, and head off the coast to Alcatraz Island.

To see photos, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the San Francisco trip builder website.

Melbourne, Australia to San Francisco is an approximately 19-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 18 hours traveling from Melbourne to San Francisco. In June, San Francisco is a bit warmer than Melbourne - with highs of 25°C and lows of 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) so you can go by car to Napa.

Things to do in San Francisco

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums

Side Trips

Battery Spencer, Golden Gate View Point, Point Reyes Lighthouse
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

2
nights
Napa

Napa ©
Located just 80 km (50 mi) north of San Francisco, Napa sits at the southern end of the scenic Napa Valley, one of the world's major wine regions.
On the 2nd (Fri), learn about winemaking at Judd's Hill MicroCrush, then identify plant and animal life at Safari West, and then explore the historical opulence of Castello di Amorosa. Here are some ideas for day two: learn about winemaking at Sterling Vineyards, do a tasting at V. Sattui Winery, then do a tasting at Domaine Carneros, and finally enjoy unforgettable views with a balloon tour.

To find maps, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Napa trip builder app.

Drive from San Francisco to Napa in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of subway and bus. Traveling from San Francisco in July, you will find days in Napa are a bit warmer (30°C), and nights are about the same (14°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) to allow time to travel to Kings Beach.

Things to do in Napa

Wineries · Wildlife · Parks

Side Trips

Calistoga, V. Sattui Winery, Safari West
Highlights from your plan
Domaine Carneros ©
Domaine Carneros
Safari West ©
Safari West
V. Sattui Winery ©
V. Sattui Winery

2
nights
Kings Beach

Kings Beach ©
Kings Beach is a census-designated place (CDP) in Placer County, California, United States on the north shore of Lake Tahoe. Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sun): find your balance on the water with Tahoe Paddle and Oar, then walk around Kings Beach State Recreation Area, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Sand Harbor, and finally hike along Tahoe Meadows Trail. Keep things going the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Commons Beach Park, take a memorable tour with Tahoe Treetop Adventure Parks, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Tahoe.

To see traveler tips, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Kings Beach attractions planner.

You can drive from Napa to Kings Beach in 3 hours. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Kings Beach when traveling from Napa in July, with lows around 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) early enough to travel to Mammoth Lakes.

Things to do in Kings Beach

Outdoors · Parks · Tours

Side Trips

Tahoe City, Incline Village, Lake Tahoe
Highlights from your plan
Tahoe Treetop Adventure Parks ©
Tahoe Treetop Adventure Parks
Commons Beach Park ©
Commons Beach Park
Tahoe Paddle and Oar ©
Tahoe Paddle and Oar

2
nights
Mammoth Lakes

Mammoth Lakes ©
Mammoth Lakes is a town in Mono County, California, the county's only incorporated community. Kick off your visit on the 6th (Tue): take in the dramatic natural features at Minaret Vista, then take in the dramatic natural features at Devils Postpile National Monument, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Rainbow Falls. Keep things going the next day: admire all the interesting features of Tioga Rd, contemplate the waterfront views at Convict Lake, and then explore the activities along Lake Mary.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read our Mammoth Lakes trip planner.

Getting from Kings Beach to Mammoth Lakes by car takes about 3.5 hours. Traveling from Kings Beach in July, expect a bit warmer with lows of 9°C in Mammoth Lakes. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) early enough to catch the bus to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Mammoth Lakes

Nature · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trip

Tioga Rd
Highlights from your plan
Devils Postpile National Monument ©
Devils Postpile National Monument
Tioga Rd
Tioga Rd
Convict Lake ©
Convict Lake

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.
Yosemite National Park is known for nature, trails, and scenic drive. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point, look for all kinds of wild species at YExplore Yosemite Adventures - Day Tours, hike along Panorama Trail, and stroll around Mariposa Grove.

For maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Yosemite National Park online trip maker.

You can take a bus from Mammoth Lakes to Yosemite National Park in 3.5 hours. In July, daytime highs in Yosemite National Park are 33°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Nature
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Mariposa Grove ©
Mariposa Grove
Panorama Trail ©
Panorama Trail

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