7 days in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park, Yosemite National Park & Mammoth Lakes Itinerary

7 days in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park, Yosemite National Park & Mammoth Lakes Itinerary

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Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park
— 1 night
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Wawona
— 2 nights
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Mammoth Lakes
— 3 nights

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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 6th (Sun), take in the dramatic natural features at Moro Rock and then delve into the lush surroundings at Giant Forest.

Plan my day in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Las Vegas to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park is an approximately 8-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of bus and car; or do a combination of bus, shuttle, and car. Traveling from Las Vegas in October, expect slightly colder with lows of °F in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) so you can travel to Wawona.

Things to do in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park

Parks Nature Trails
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Giant Forest ©
Giant Forest
Moro Rock ©
Moro Rock

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Wawona

Wawona ©
Wawona is a census-designated place in Mariposa County, California. Start off your visit on the 7th (Mon): take some stellar pictures from Yosemite, Tunnel View, thenget great views at Washburn Point, thentake in the dramatic natural features at Glacier Point, and finally explore the striking landscape at Sentinel Dome. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the striking landscape at Half Dome and then take in the dramatic natural features at El Capitan.

To see maps, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read our Wawona travel itinerary planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park to Wawona. In October in Wawona, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) early enough to drive to Mammoth Lakes.

Things to do in Wawona

Parks Nature

Side Trip

Yosemite National Park
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Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Half Dome ©
Half Dome
El Capitan ©
El Capitan

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Mammoth Lakes

Mammoth Lakes ©
Mammoth Lakes is a town in Mono County, California, the county's only incorporated community. Get out of town with these interesting Mammoth Lakes side-trips: Yosemite National Park (Tuolumne Meadows, Tenaya Lake, &more). There's lots more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Convict Lake, hike along Earthquake Fault, take an in-depth tour of Mammoth Museum at the Hayden Cabin, and stroll through Mammoth Crest Trail.

Plan my trip to Mammoth Lakes with suggested itineraries provided by Inspirock.

Drive from Wawona to Mammoth Lakes in 3 hours. Traveling from Wawona in October, you will find days in Mammoth Lakes are slightly colder (°F), and nights are much colder (°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Mammoth Lakes

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trip

Yosemite National Park
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Tuolumne Meadows ©
Tuolumne Meadows
Tioga Pass ©
Tioga Pass
Tenaya Lake ©
Tenaya Lake

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