9 days in United States Itinerary

9 days in United States Itinerary

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Start: Lafayette
Drive:  6 h 30 min
1
Evanston
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h
2
Wendover
— Few hours
Drive:  6 h 30 min
3
Kings Beach
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
4
Concord
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 30 min
5
Wawona
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
6
Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park
— 1 night
Drive:  7 h
7
Death Valley National Park
— 1 day
Drive:  13 h 45 min
8
Lafayette
— Few hours
End: Lafayette

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night
Evanston

Evanston
Evanston is a city in and the county seat of Uinta County, Wyoming, United States. For reviews, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Evanston travel planner.

Lafayette to Evanston is an approximately 6- hour combination of car and flight. You can also drive. When traveling from Lafayette in August, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Evanston: temperatures range from 80°F by day to 52°F at night. On the 17th (Sat), you're off to Wendover.

Things to do in Evanston

Historic Sites Nature Parks

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Wendover

Wendover ©
Wendover is a city in Tooele County, Utah, United States. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Bonneville Salt Flats. On the 17th (Sat), pause for some photo ops at Wendover Will and then witness a stunning natural landmark at Bonneville Salt Flats.

To find ratings, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, read Wendover trip maker website.

You can drive from Evanston to Wendover in 3 hours. Traveling from Evanston in August, expect Wendover to be a bit warmer, temps between 90°F and 65°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Sat) to allow time for travel to Kings Beach.

Things to do in Wendover

Nature Parks

Side Trip

Wendover Will
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Bonneville Salt Flats ©
Bonneville Salt Flats
Wendover Will ©
Wendover Will

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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 18th (Sun): stroll around Kings Beach State Recreation Area, step into the grandiose world of Vikingsholm, and then explore the activities along Emerald Bay State Park. On your second day here, stop by Tahoe Fly Fishing Outfitters, contemplate the long history of Tallac Historic Site, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Sand Harbor.

For maps, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Kings Beach trip planner.

Drive from Wendover to Kings Beach in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Wendover to Kings Beach due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Wendover, expect little chillier days and much colder nights in Kings Beach, ranging from highs of 80°F to lows of 38°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) so you can travel to Concord.

Things to do in Kings Beach

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

South Lake Tahoe, Emerald Bay State Park, Sand Harbor
Highlights from your plan
Emerald Bay State Park ©
Emerald Bay State Park
Tallac Historic Site ©
Tallac Historic Site
Kings Beach State Recreation Area ©
Kings Beach State Recreation Area

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Concord

Concord ©
Concord is the largest city in Contra Costa County, California. Start off your visit on the 20th (Tue): don't miss a visit to Shiva Murugan Temple, stroll around Todos Santos Plaza, then steep yourself in history at John Muir National Historic Site, and finally walk around Newhall Community Park.

To find reviews, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Concord tour planner.

Traveling by car from Kings Beach to Concord takes 3 hours. Traveling from Kings Beach in August, you will find days in Concord are a bit warmer (87°F), and nights are much hotter (59°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) to allow time to travel to Wawona.

Things to do in Concord

Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

John Muir National Historic Site
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Newhall Community Park ©
Newhall Community Park
Todos Santos Plaza ©
Todos Santos Plaza
John Muir National Historic Site ©
John Muir National Historic Site

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Wawona

Wawona ©
Wawona is a census-designated place in Mariposa County, California. Start off your visit on the 21st (Wed): appreciate the extensive heritage of Wawona Hotel, National Historic Landmark, hike along Mariposa Grove, and then get great views at Yosemite, Tunnel View.

To find ratings, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Wawona journey builder tool.

Traveling by car from Concord to Wawona takes 4 hours. While traveling from Concord, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Wawona, ranging from highs of 97°F to lows of 63°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Wawona

Trails Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Yosemite National Park
Highlights from your plan
Yosemite, Tunnel View ©
Yosemite, Tunnel View
Mariposa Grove ©
Mariposa Grove

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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.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Thu): take in the dramatic natural features at Moro Rock, delve into the lush surroundings at Giant Forest, and then take a memorable drive along Generals Hwy.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park trip planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Wawona to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park. In August in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park, expect temperatures between 95°F during the day and 63°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) to allow time to drive to Death Valley National Park.

Things to do in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park

Nature Parks Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Giant Forest ©
Giant Forest
Moro Rock ©
Moro Rock
Generals Hwy ©
Generals Hwy

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Death Valley National Park

Death Valley National Park ©
Extreme heat and dryness create extreme landscapes in Death Valley National Park.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): make a trip to Mesquite Flat Sand Dunes, then contemplate the waterfront views at Badwater Basin, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Zabriskie Point.

To plan Death Valley National Park vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

Traveling by car from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park to Death Valley National Park takes 7 hours. Traveling from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park in August, expect a bit warmer with lows of 70°F in Death Valley National Park. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Lafayette.

Things to do in Death Valley National Park

Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Badwater Basin ©
Badwater Basin
Zabriskie Point ©
Zabriskie Point
Mesquite Flat Sand Dunes ©
Mesquite Flat Sand Dunes

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hours
Lafayette

Lafayette ©
The City of Lafayette is a Home Rule Municipality located in Boulder County, Colorado, United States. Kick off your visit on the 24th (Sat): explore the activities along Waneka Lake Park, then engage your brain at Butterfly Pavilion and Insect Center, and then sample the tasty concoctions at Avery Brewing Company.

For where to stay and tourist information, use the Lafayette online journey builder.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Death Valley National Park to Lafayette. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Mountain Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Death Valley National Park in August, expect Lafayette to be little chillier, temps between 86°F and 54°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Lafayette

Parks Childrens Museums Museums

Side Trips

Avery Brewing Company, Butterfly Pavilion and Insect Center
Highlights from your plan
Butterfly Pavilion and Insect Center ©
Butterfly Pavilion and Insect Center
Avery Brewing Company ©
Avery Brewing Company
Waneka Lake Park ©
Waneka Lake Park

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