7 days in United States Itinerary

7 days in United States Itinerary

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Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park
— Few hours
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Fresno
— 2 nights
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Monterey
— 1 night
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Carmel
— 1 night
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Big Sur
— Few hours
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West Hollywood
— 1 night
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Anaheim
— 1 night

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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.
To find more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park trip maker site.

Birmingham to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park is an approximately 11-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and train; or do a combination of train and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Birmingham to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park is minus 2 hours. Traveling from Birmingham in May, expect a bit cooler with lows of °F in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park. On the 11th (Mon), you're off to Fresno.

Things to do in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails

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Fresno

Fresno ©
The only metropolitan hub nestled between three national parks, Fresno makes a surprisingly lively getaway.
On the 12th (Tue), tour the pleasant surroundings at Moro Rock, thentake a peaceful walk through Giant Forest, and then cruise along Generals Hwy. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Wed): admire the natural beauty at Shinzen Japanese Garden and then explore the striking landscape of Sequoia National Park.

To find where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Fresno online trip builder.

Traveling by car from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park to Fresno takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and bus; or do a combination of car, shuttle, and bus. Expect a daytime high around °F in May, and nighttime lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) so you can drive to Monterey.

Things to do in Fresno

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park, Sequoia National Park
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Giant Forest ©
Giant Forest
Moro Rock ©
Moro Rock
Sequoia National Park ©
Sequoia National Park

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Monterey

Monterey ©
Monterey is a city in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 14th (Thu): get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Monterey Bay Aquarium, cruise along 17-Mile Drive, and then get to know the fascinating history of Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard.

To find photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Monterey online sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from Fresno to Monterey takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. When traveling from Fresno in May, plan for colder days and a bit cooler nights in Monterey: temperatures range from °F by day to °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) so you can drive to Carmel.

Things to do in Monterey

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Outdoors

Side Trip

Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard
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Monterey Bay Aquarium ©
Monterey Bay Aquarium
17-Mile Drive ©
17-Mile Drive
Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard ©
Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard

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Carmel

Carmel ©
Carmel-by-the-Sea, often simply called Carmel, is a city in Monterey County, California, United States, founded in 1902 and incorporated on October 31, 1916. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Fri): tour the pleasant surroundings at Scenic Road Walkway, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Carmel Mission, and then kick back and relax at Point Lobos.

To find maps, ratings, and tourist information, use the Carmel travel itinerary planner.

Carmel is just a stone's throw from Monterey. In May, daytime highs in Carmel are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Big Sur.

Things to do in Carmel

Parks Outdoors Nature
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Point Lobos ©
Point Lobos
Scenic Road Walkway ©
Scenic Road Walkway
Carmel Mission ©
Carmel Mission

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Big Sur

Big Sur
A sparsely populated area with stunning views, Big Sur attracts artists and tourists traveling California’s scenic Highway 1.
To see more things to do, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Big Sur trip itinerary website.

You can drive from Carmel to Big Sur in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. You'll set off for West Hollywood on the 15th (Fri).

Things to do in Big Sur

Parks Nature Outdoors

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West Hollywood

West Hollywood ©
West Hollywood, occasionally referred to locally as WeHo, is a city in Los Angeles County, California, United States. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sat): don't miss a visit to Santa Monica Yacht Harbor Sign, admire the majestic nature at Santa Monica State Beach, thentake in the pleasant sights at 26-Mile Bike Path, and finally look for gifts at Fred Segal.

To find more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the West Hollywood trip builder tool.

You can drive from Big Sur to West Hollywood in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In May, West Hollywood is a bit warmer than Big Sur - with highs of °F and lows of °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Anaheim.

Things to do in West Hollywood

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trip

Santa Monica
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Santa Monica State Beach ©
Santa Monica State Beach
26-Mile Bike Path ©
26-Mile Bike Path
Fred Segal ©
Fred Segal

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Anaheim

Anaheim ©
Anaheim's major attractions are its world-famous Disney entertainment complex, sports teams, and convention center.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Sun): try out the rides at Downtown Disney.

To find more things to do, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Anaheim trip app.

Traveling by car from West Hollywood to Anaheim takes an hour. Alternatively, you can do a combination of subway and train; or take a bus. When traveling from West Hollywood in May, plan for a bit warmer days in Anaheim, with highs around °F, while nights are about the same with lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Anaheim

Theme Parks
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Downtown Disney ©
Downtown Disney

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