15 days in United States Itinerary

15 days in United States Itinerary

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1
San Francisco
— 3 nights
2
Healdsburg
— 3 nights
3
Ashland
— 1 night
4
Grants Pass
— 2 nights
5
Bend
— 2 nights
6
Portland
— 3 nights

3
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
San Francisco is known for nature, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, go for a walk through Lombard Street, admire the natural beauty at Japanese Tea Garden, and engage your brain at Exploratorium.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the San Francisco trip builder website.

Brussels, Belgium to San Francisco is an approximately 15-hour combination of train and flight. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 9 hours. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Brussels in October: high temperatures in San Francisco hover around °C and lows are around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Healdsburg.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

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nights
Healdsburg

The quaint city of Healdsburg is one of northern California's wine capitals, serving as the meeting point for three of Sonoma's most important wine-producing regions.
Venture out of the city with trips to Sonoma Coast State Beach (in Sonoma), Armstrong Redwood State Reserve (in Guerneville) and Fort Ross State Historic Park (in Jenner). There's more to do: awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area and learn about winemaking at Stephen & Walker Winery.

To see more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Healdsburg trip planner.

You can drive from San Francisco to Healdsburg in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of subway, bus, and train. Traveling from San Francisco in October, expect nights in Healdsburg to be slightly colder, around °C, while days are a bit warmer, around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) so you can drive to Ashland.

Things to do in Healdsburg

Wineries Parks Nature

Side Trips

Sonoma Coast State Beach, Armstrong Redwood State Reserve, Fort Ross State Historic Park
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Jordan Vineyard & Winery ©
Jordan Vineyard & Winery
Gracianna Winery ©
Gracianna Winery

1
night
Ashland

Ashland is a city in Jackson County, in the State of Oregon. Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Thu): explore the activities along Rogue River, take in the exciting artwork at Gathering Glass Studio, thenstroll around Lithia Park, and finally relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour.

For reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Ashland road trip website.

You can drive from Healdsburg to Ashland in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Healdsburg in October, you will find days in Ashland are slightly colder (°C), and nights are about the same (°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) early enough to drive to Grants Pass.

Things to do in Ashland

Parks Adventure Nature

Side Trip

Rogue River
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River Rafting & Tubing
Rogue River ©
Rogue River
Lithia Park ©
Lithia Park

2
nights
Grants Pass

Grants Pass ©
Grants Pass is a city in, and the county seat of, Josephine County, Oregon, United States. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): view the masterpieces at The Glass Forge, stop by The Kitchen Company, relax in the rural setting at Rogue Creamery Dairy Farm, look for all kinds of wild species at Wildlife Images - Rehabilitation & Education Center, thensee the interesting displays at Bear Hotel Artworks Museum, and finally take in the views from The Wimer Covered Bridge. On the 24th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: relax in the rural setting at Rolling Hills Alpacas, hike along Natural Bridge Loop, and then explore the striking landscape at Upper and Lower Table Rock.

To see other places to visit, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read our Grants Pass trip site.

Getting from Ashland to Grants Pass by car takes about an hour. When traveling from Ashland in October, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Grants Pass: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) early enough to travel to Bend.

Things to do in Grants Pass

Parks Trails Nature

Side Trips

Medford, Rolling Hills Alpacas, The Wimer Covered Bridge
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The Glass Forge ©
The Glass Forge
The Wimer Covered Bridge ©
The Wimer Covered Bridge

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nights
Bend

Bend ©
An old logging town at the crux of the high desert and ponderosa pine forest, Bend melds a love of the outdoors with cosmopolitan flair.
On the 25th (Sun), explore the activities along Deschutes River, take a peaceful walk through Deschutes National Forest, and then admire the majestic nature at Smith Rock State Park. Keep things going the next day: trek along Fall River Trail, look and learn at Oregon Observatory, and then explore and take pictures at Deschutes River Trail.

To see where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Bend online tour planner.

Traveling by car from Grants Pass to Bend takes 4 hours. Expect little chillier evenings in Bend when traveling from Grants Pass in October, with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Portland.

Things to do in Bend

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trips

Sunriver, Smith Rock State Park
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Smith Rock State Park ©
Smith Rock State Park
Deschutes River ©
Deschutes River
Deschutes National  Forest
Deschutes National Forest

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Portland

A big city with a small-town feel, Portland is home to the country's biggest rose test garden, perched on a hill overlooking downtown.
On the 27th (Tue), stroll around South Park Blocks, admire the striking features of Pittock Mansion, thenhead outdoors with Portland Timbers, thenadmire the natural beauty at Lan Su Chinese Garden, and finally look for gifts at Powell's City of Books. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in nature's colorful creations at Portland Japanese Garden, thentake in nature's colorful creations at International Rose Test Garden, and then awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area.

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You can drive from Bend to Portland in 3.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a bus. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Bend in October since evenings lows in Portland dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Portland

Wineries Tours Parks
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Powell's City of Books ©
Powell's City of Books
Portland Japanese Garden ©
Portland Japanese Garden

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