15 days in United States Itinerary

15 days in United States Itinerary

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Start: Nottingham
Train + Fly:  14 h 45 min
1
Seattle
— 1 night
Fly:  3 h 30 min
2
Walla Walla
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
3
The Dalles
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
4
Timberline Lodge
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h 30 min
5
Crater Lake National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  6 h 30 min
6
Redwood National Park
— 1 day
Drive:  3 h 15 min
7
Fort Bragg
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
8
San Francisco
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h
9
Portland
— 1 night
+4
Fly + Train + Subway + Foot + Train:  16 h
End: Nottingham

1
night
Seattle

Seattle ©
Nicknamed the "Emerald City" because of its abundant evergreen trees, Seattle is the cultural and business center of the Pacific Northwest, as well as a popular holiday destination.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Thu): take a leisurely stroll along Hiram M. Chittenden Locks.

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Nottingham, UK to Seattle is an approximately 15- hour combination of train and flight. You can also do a combination of train, subway, and flight; or do a combination of train and flight. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -8 hour difference. October in Seattle sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) so you can travel to Walla Walla.

Things to do in Seattle

Museums Tours Parks

Side Trips

Boeing Future of Flight, Cascadia Art Museum
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The Museum of Flight ©
The Museum of Flight
Hiram M. Chittenden Locks ©
Hiram M. Chittenden Locks
Cascadia Art Museum ©
Cascadia Art Museum

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nights
Walla Walla

Walla Walla ©
Walla Walla is the largest city in and the county seat of Walla Walla County, Washington, United States. Start off your visit on the 5th (Sat): do a tasting at Rulo Winery, then take an in-depth tour of Fort Walla Walla Museum, then do a tasting at Gramercy Cellars, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Art Gallery at the Marcus Whitman Hotel & Conference Center. Keep things going the next day: pause for some serene contemplation at St. Patrick Church, learn about winemaking at Castillo de Feliciana, do a tasting at Dunham Cellars, learn about winemaking at College Cellars, then do a tasting at Bella Fortuna Events and Tours, and finally do a tasting at Kontos Cellars.

To see ratings, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Walla Walla trip itinerary builder.

Fly from Seattle to Walla Walla in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 21°C in October, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) so you can travel to The Dalles.

Things to do in Walla Walla

Wineries Museums Shopping
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Rulo Winery ©
Rulo Winery
Fort Walla Walla Museum ©
Fort Walla Walla Museum
College Cellars ©
College Cellars

1
night
The Dalles

The Dalles ©
The Dalles is the county seat and largest city of Wasco County, Oregon, United States. Kick off your visit on the 7th (Mon): see the interesting displays at Fire Museum in City Hall, examine the collection at Columbia Gorge Discovery Center & Museum, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Historic Columbia River Highway State Trail, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Columbia Hills State Park.

To see reviews, ratings, maps, and tourist information, you can read our The Dalles trip itinerary maker app.

Drive from Walla Walla to The Dalles in 3 hours. In October, daytime highs in The Dalles are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Timberline Lodge.

Things to do in The Dalles

Parks Trails Outdoors

Side Trips

Historic Columbia River Highway State Trail, Columbia Hills State Park
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Columbia Hills State Park ©
Columbia Hills State Park
Historic Columbia River Highway State Trail ©
Columbia Gorge Discovery Center & Museum ©
Columbia Gorge Discovery Center & Museum

1
night
Timberline Lodge

Timberline Lodge ©
Perched high on the south face of one of the most iconic peaks in the Pacific Northwest, Timberline Lodge is the ski and snowboarding area known for the eponymous historic lodge, the design of which emphasizes the area's natural beauty.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Tue): fly down the slopes at Timberline Lodge and Ski Area, delve into the lush surroundings at Mt. Hood National Forest, and then admire the sheer force of Little Zigzag Falls.

To find ratings, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read Timberline Lodge online road trip planner.

You can drive from The Dalles to Timberline Lodge in 1.5 hours. October in Timberline Lodge sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 8°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) so you can travel to Crater Lake National Park.

Things to do in Timberline Lodge

Nature Parks Winter Sports

Side Trips

Mt. Hood National Forest, Little Zigzag Falls
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Timberline Lodge and Ski Area ©
Timberline Lodge and Ski Area
Little Zigzag Falls ©
Little Zigzag Falls
Mt. Hood National Forest ©
Mt. Hood National Forest

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nights
Crater Lake National Park

Crater Lake National Park ©
Reaching a depth of 592 m (1,943 ft), Crater Lake is the deepest lake in the United States.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Wed): explore the striking landscape of Crater Lake National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the awesome beauty at Watchman Peak, then hike along Garfield Peak, and then trek along Sun Notch Trail.

To see more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Crater Lake National Park itinerary planner.

You can drive from Timberline Lodge to Crater Lake National Park in 5 hours. In October, daily temperatures in Crater Lake National Park can reach 25°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can go by car to Redwood National Park.

Things to do in Crater Lake National Park

Parks Nature Trails
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Crater Lake National Park ©
Crater Lake National Park
Watchman Peak ©
Watchman Peak
Garfield Peak ©
Garfield Peak

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day
Redwood National Park

Redwood National Park ©
Redwood National Park is home to a tremendous collection of the world's tallest type of tree.
On the 11th (Fri), explore the wealth of natural beauty at Redwood National Park.

For photos, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Redwood National Park holiday builder.

Traveling by car from Crater Lake National Park to Redwood National Park takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car, bus, and taxi. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Crater Lake National Park in October: highs in Redwood National Park hover around 20°C, while lows dip to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) so you can travel to Fort Bragg.

Things to do in Redwood National Park

Trails Outdoors Nature
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Redwood National Park ©
Redwood National Park

2
nights
Fort Bragg

Fort Bragg ©
Fort Bragg is a coastal city along State Route 1 in Mendocino County, California. Start off your visit on the 12th (Sat): kick back and relax at Noyo Headlands Park, see the interesting displays at Mendocino Coast Model Railroad & Historical Society, then enjoy the sand and surf at Pudding Creek Beach, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Seaside Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the views from Albion River Bridge, then learn about winemaking at Lula Cellars, then do a tasting at Handley Cellars Winery, and finally immerse yourself in nature at Jug Handle State Reserve.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Fort Bragg itinerary planning app.

Drive from Redwood National Park to Fort Bragg in 4 hours. When traveling from Redwood National Park in October, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Fort Bragg: temperatures range from 30°C by day to 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) so you can drive to San Francisco.

Things to do in Fort Bragg

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Philo, Albion River Bridge, Jug Handle State Reserve
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Seaside Beach ©
Seaside Beach
Pudding Creek Beach ©
Pudding Creek Beach
Jug Handle State Reserve ©
Jug Handle State Reserve

2
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
On the 14th (Mon), explore the activities along San Francisco Bay, then explore the striking landscape of Muir Woods National Monument, and then see the interesting displays at Cable Car Museum. On the 15th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area.

To see ratings, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read our San Francisco trip builder.

Drive from Fort Bragg to San Francisco in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or take a bus. While traveling from Fort Bragg, expect little chillier days and somewhat warmer nights in San Francisco, ranging from highs of 26°C to lows of 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) early enough to travel to Portland.

Things to do in San Francisco

Tours Nature Parks

Side Trip

Muir Woods National Monument
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Muir Woods National Monument ©
Muir Woods National Monument
Cable Car Museum ©
Cable Car Museum
San Francisco Bay ©
San Francisco Bay

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Portland

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.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Wed): admire the striking features of Pittock Mansion, take in nature's colorful creations at Portland Japanese Garden, then admire the natural beauty at International Rose Test Garden, then stop by Northwest (Nob Hill), and finally look for gifts at Powell's City of Books.

For other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, use the Portland trip planner.

Getting from San Francisco to Portland by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In October, Portland is a bit cooler than San Francisco - with highs of 22°C and lows of 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Portland

Shopping Parks Historic Sites
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Powell's City of Books ©
Powell's City of Books
Northwest (Nob Hill) ©
Northwest (Nob Hill)
Portland Japanese Garden ©
Portland Japanese Garden

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