21 days in United States Itinerary

21 days in United States Itinerary

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Start: Krakow
Fly:  16 h
1
San Francisco
— 1 night
Fly + Bus:  4 h
2
Yosemite National Park
— Few hours
Drive:  2 h 30 min
3
Oakhurst
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h
4
Bakersfield
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h 30 min
5
Death Valley National Park
— Few hours
Drive:  2 h 30 min
6
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
Drive:  5 h
7
Grand Canyon National Park
— Few hours
Drive:  1 h 30 min
8
Flagstaff
— 3 nights
Drive:  8 h
9
San Clemente
— 7 nights
Drive:  6 h 30 min
10
San Simeon
— 1 night
Drive:  6 h 30 min
11
San Francisco
— 2 nights
Fly:  16 h 45 min
End: Krakow

1
night
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
San Francisco Bay Bridge has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 19th (Wed): snap pictures at San Francisco Bay Bridge.

For other places to visit, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, use the San Francisco day trip website.

Krakow, Poland to San Francisco is an approximately 16.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of flight and subway. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -9 hour difference. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in August, and nighttime lows around 17°C. You will have some time to spend on the 20th (Thu) before leaving for Yosemite National Park.
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San Francisco Bay Bridge ©
San Francisco Bay Bridge

few
hours
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Glacier Point. Kick off your visit on the 20th (Thu): explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point.

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

Do a combination of flight and bus from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of subway, flight, and bus; or do a combination of subway and bus. Traveling from San Francisco in August, expect nights in Yosemite National Park to be little chillier, around 7°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 32°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Oakhurst.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Nature
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Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point

2
nights
Oakhurst

Oakhurst ©
Situated on the Gold Rush highway that winds through former mining towns, Oakhurst is the gateway to America's most popular national park for travelers.
Keep things going the next day: take some stellar pictures from Yosemite, Tunnel View and then see the top attractions with Yosemite Valley Floor Tour.

For reviews, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, use the Oakhurst trip itinerary builder app.

Explore your travel options from Yosemite National Park to Oakhurst with the Route module. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Yosemite National Park in August: high temperatures in Oakhurst hover around 42°C and lows are around 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) early enough to travel to Bakersfield.

Things to do in Oakhurst

Transportation Tours Trails

Side Trip

Yosemite National Park
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Yosemite Valley Floor Tour ©
Yosemite Valley Floor Tour
Mariposa Grove ©
Mariposa Grove
Yosemite, Tunnel View ©
Yosemite, Tunnel View

1
night
Bakersfield

Bakersfield
To find maps, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Bakersfield trip itinerary builder tool.

You can drive from Oakhurst to Bakersfield in 3 hours. Traveling from Oakhurst in August, Bakersfield is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 26°C. You will leave for Death Valley National Park on the 23rd (Sun).

Things to do in Bakersfield

Parks Nature Outdoors
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hours
Death Valley National Park

Death Valley National Park ©
Extreme heat and dryness create extreme landscapes in Death Valley National Park.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Badwater Basin. On the 23rd (Sun), contemplate the waterfront views at Badwater Basin.

To see more things to do, photos, maps, and more tourist information, read our Death Valley National Park trip itinerary builder app.

Traveling by car from Bakersfield to Death Valley National Park takes 4 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Death Valley National Park can reach 43°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) to allow time to drive to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Death Valley National Park

Parks Nature
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Badwater Basin ©
Badwater Basin

2
nights
Las Vegas

Las Vegas ©
Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Hoover Dam has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Sun): get a taste of the local shopping with The Strip.

To find photos, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Las Vegas trip maker website.

Traveling by car from Death Valley National Park to Las Vegas takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. Traveling from Death Valley National Park in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Las Vegas, with lows of 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) so you can drive to Grand Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trip

Hoover Dam
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Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
The Strip ©
The Strip
Hoover Dam ©
Hoover Dam

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hours
Grand Canyon National Park

Grand Canyon National Park ©
The size, shape, and color of Grand Canyon National Park combine to leave an impression on visitors as deep as the canyon itself.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Tue): explore the stunning scenery at Grand Canyon South Rim.

For where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read our Grand Canyon National Park driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Las Vegas to Grand Canyon National Park takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Mountain Standard Time (MST) is 1 hour. In August, Grand Canyon National Park is colder than Las Vegas - with highs of 31°C and lows of 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Flagstaff.

Things to do in Grand Canyon National Park

Parks Nature
Find places to stay Aug 25 — 26:
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Grand Canyon South Rim ©
Grand Canyon South Rim

3
nights
Flagstaff

Flagstaff ©
Sitting at an elevation of 2,135 m (7,000 ft) and just a short trip from the Grand Canyon and other natural wonders, the city of Flagstaff attracts outdoor enthusiasts from around the world.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Horseshoe Bend, Antelope Canyon and Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park. Start off your visit on the 26th (Wed): take in the dramatic natural features at Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 27th (Thu): explore the stunning scenery at Antelope Canyon, take in the dramatic natural features at Horseshoe Bend, and then stop by Addicted to Route 66.

To see maps, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Flagstaff travel route planning website.

Traveling by car from Grand Canyon National Park to Flagstaff takes 1.5 hours. In August, daytime highs in Flagstaff are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. You'll set off for San Clemente on the 28th (Fri).

Things to do in Flagstaff

Parks Nature Shopping

Side Trips

Page, Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park, Addicted to Route 66
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Horseshoe Bend ©
Horseshoe Bend
Antelope Canyon ©
Antelope Canyon
Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park ©
Monument Valley Navajo Tribal Park

7
nights
San Clemente

San Clemente ©
San Clemente is a city in Orange County, California, United States. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Balboa Park as well as Hollywood Walk of Fame. Kids will appreciate attractions like Victoria Beach and Crystal Cove. Step out of San Clemente to go to Huntington Beach and see Huntington Beach Pier, which is approximately 42 minutes away. There's much more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Newport Beach, stroll around Heisler Park, take a leisurely stroll along Oceanside Pier, and look for all kinds of wild species at Pacific Marine Mammal Center.

To see where to stay, maps, ratings, and tourist information, use the San Clemente route website.

Traveling by combination of flight and train from Flagstaff to San Clemente takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus, taxi, flight, and train. Traveling from Flagstaff to San Clemente, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Flagstaff in August since evenings lows in San Clemente dip to 22°C. You will have some time to spend on the 4th (Fri) before leaving for San Simeon.

Things to do in San Clemente

Parks Outdoors Fun & Games

Side Trips

Laguna Beach, Hollywood Walk of Fame, Balboa Park, Huntington Beach Pier, Newport Beach
Find places to stay Aug 28 — Sep 4:
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San Clemente State Beach ©
San Clemente State Beach
Balboa Park ©
Balboa Park
Crystal Cove ©
Crystal Cove

1
night
San Simeon

San Simeon ©
When you arrive in tiny San Simeon, which lies halfway between San Francisco and Los Angeles, you can see why William Randolph Hearst chose this coastal locale for his famous hilltop castle.
You've now added Friends of the Elephant Seal to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 4th (Fri): identify plant and animal life at Friends of the Elephant Seal.

For ratings, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the San Simeon trip itinerary builder website.

You can drive from San Clemente to San Simeon in 5.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train, flight, bus, and car; or do a combination of train, taxi, and bus. Traveling from San Clemente in September, you will find days in San Simeon are somewhat warmer (38°C), and nights are little chillier (13°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) so you can go by car to San Francisco.

Things to do in San Simeon

Parks Wildlife
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Friends of the Elephant Seal ©
Friends of the Elephant Seal

2
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Lombard Street as well as Golden Gate Park. On the 5th (Sat), go for a walk through Lombard Street and then snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge. Keep things going the next day: admire the natural beauty at Japanese Tea Garden, take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, and then stroll around Golden Gate Park.

To find reviews, photos, maps, and other tourist information, go to the San Francisco trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from San Simeon to San Francisco takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or fly. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from San Simeon in September: highs in San Francisco hover around 28°C, while lows dip to 17°C. On the 7th (Mon), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Japanese Tea Garden ©
Japanese Tea Garden
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

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