21 days in United States Itinerary

21 days in United States Itinerary

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1
Los Angeles
— 3 nights
2
Anaheim
— 3 nights
3
Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
4
Yosemite National Park
— 1 night
5
South Lake Tahoe
— 2 nights
6
San Francisco
— 4 nights
7
Carmel
— 3 nights
8
Los Angeles
— Few hours

3
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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.
When in Los Angeles, make a side trip to see Third Street Promenade in Santa Monica, approximately Santa Monica away. The adventure continues: take a leisurely stroll along Santa Monica Pier, kick back and relax at Venice Beach and Boardwalk, see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory, and engage your brain at California Science Center.

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Sao Paulo, Brazil to Los Angeles is an approximately 16-hour flight. The time zone changes from Brasilia Standard Time (BRT) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -5 hour difference. In October, daytime highs in Los Angeles are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Anaheim.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks

Side Trip

Santa Monica
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Venice Beach and Boardwalk ©
Venice Beach and Boardwalk
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier
Griffith Observatory ©
Griffith Observatory

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Anaheim

Anaheim ©
Anaheim's major attractions are its world-famous Disney entertainment complex, sports teams, and convention center.
Have a day of magic on the 9th (Fri) at Disney California Adventure Park. There's more to do: make an unforgettable trip to Disneyland Park and make a trip to Downtown Disney.

For traveler tips, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read Anaheim journey planner.

Getting from Los Angeles to Anaheim by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Anaheim can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. On the 10th (Sat), you're off to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Anaheim

Theme Parks
Find places to stay Oct 7 — 10:
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Disney California Adventure Park ©
Disney California Adventure Park
Downtown Disney ©
Downtown Disney

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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.
General Sherman Tree has been added to your itinerary.

For where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Anaheim to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car; or do a combination of bus, shuttle, and car. Traveling from Anaheim in October, plan for little chillier nights in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park, with lows around 12°C. You'll set off for Yosemite National Park on the 12th (Mon).

Things to do in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Oct 10 — 12:
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Giant Forest ©
Giant Forest
Generals Hwy ©
Generals Hwy

1
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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.
Mariposa Grove has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Mon): trek along Mariposa Grove.

To find more things to do, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Yosemite National Park vacation maker tool.

Take a bus from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park to Yosemite National Park in 8.5 hours. When traveling from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park in October, plan for a bit cooler days in Yosemite National Park, with highs around 22°C, while nights are cooler with lows around -2°C. On the 13th (Tue), you're off to South Lake Tahoe.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Outdoors · Parks · Trails
Find places to stay Oct 12 — 13:
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Mariposa Grove ©
Mariposa Grove

2
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South Lake Tahoe

South Lake Tahoe ©
High in the Sierra Nevada mountains on the shore of one of America’s most scenic lakes, South Lake Tahoe captures the spirit of the outdoors and serves as a hub for tourism activities surrounding the lake.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Pope Beach. On your second day here, contemplate the waterfront views at Emerald Bay State Park and then kick back and relax at Pope Beach.

For photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the South Lake Tahoe travel planner.

You can take a bus from Yosemite National Park to South Lake Tahoe in 7 hours. In October, daily temperatures in South Lake Tahoe can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 0°C. You will leave for San Francisco on the 15th (Thu).

Things to do in South Lake Tahoe

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trip

Emerald Bay State Park
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Emerald Bay State Park ©
Emerald Bay State Park
Pope Beach ©
Pope Beach

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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, don't miss a visit to Lombard Street, appreciate the extensive heritage of Filbert Street Stairs, and walk around Golden Gate Park.

To find maps, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the San Francisco day trip website.

You can drive from South Lake Tahoe to San Francisco in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from South Lake Tahoe in October: highs in San Francisco hover around 26°C, while lows dip to 15°C. You'll set off for Carmel on the 19th (Mon).

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature
Find places to stay Oct 15 — 19:
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

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Carmel

Carmel ©
Carmel-by-the-Sea, often simply called Carmel, is a city in Monterey County, California, United States, founded in 1902 and incorporated on October 31, 1916. Carmel is known for beaches, historic sites, and spas. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: kick back and relax at Point Lobos, immerse yourself in nature at Asilomar State Beach, get the lay of the land with Carmel Walks, and don't miss a visit to Carmel Beach Boardwalk.

For maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Carmel itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from San Francisco to Carmel takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Carmel can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. On the 22nd (Thu), you'll travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Carmel

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Monterey, Asilomar State Beach
Find places to stay Oct 19 — 22:
Highlights from your plan
Point Lobos ©
Point Lobos
17-Mile Drive ©
17-Mile Drive
Monterey Bay Aquarium ©
Monterey Bay Aquarium

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Los Angeles

Los Angeles
For ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Los Angeles trip itinerary builder site.

You can fly from Carmel to Los Angeles in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Carmel in October, expect Los Angeles to be a bit warmer, temps between 32°C and 19°C. You'll set off for home on the 22nd (Thu).

Things to do in Los Angeles

Parks · Outdoors · Tours
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