9 days in United States Itinerary

9 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
San Francisco
— 2 nights
2
Yosemite National Park
— 2 nights
3
Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park
— 1 night
4
Los Angeles
— 2 nights

2
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
To find ratings, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, go to the San Francisco trip builder app.

Newark to San Francisco is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train, bus, and subway. You'll gain 3 hours traveling from Newark to San Francisco due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Newark in July, things will get a bit cooler in San Francisco: highs are around °F and lows about °F. You'll have a few hours on the 5th (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Historic Sites Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

2
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 Falls has been added to your itinerary. On the 5th (Sun), take in the dramatic scenery at Yosemite Falls. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Mon): take in the dramatic natural features at Cloud's Rest.

To find other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read Yosemite National Park trip tool.

You can fly from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of subway and bus; or take a bus. Traveling from San Francisco in July, expect nights in Yosemite National Park to be a bit cooler, around °F, while days are somewhat warmer, around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) to allow time 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
Cloud's Rest ©
Cloud's Rest
Tioga Pass ©
Tioga Pass
Yosemite Falls ©
Yosemite Falls

1
night
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.
Giant Forest has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 7th (Tue): make a trip to Tunnel Log and then delve into the lush surroundings at Giant Forest.

To find more things to do, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park holiday planning website.

Getting from Yosemite National Park to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park by bus takes about 8.5 hours. In July, Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park is a bit warmer than Yosemite National Park - with highs of °F and lows of °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) so you can go by car to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park

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

2
nights
Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Here are some ideas for day two: take in the waterfront at Santa Monica Pier, immerse yourself in nature at Santa Monica State Beach, and then make a trip to Hollywood Walk of Fame.

To see maps, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Los Angeles tour itinerary planner.

Drive from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park to Los Angeles in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. While traveling from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Los Angeles, ranging from highs of °F to lows of °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Santa Monica
Highlights from your plan
Santa Monica State Beach ©
Santa Monica State Beach
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier
Hollywood Walk of Fame ©
Hollywood Walk of Fame

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