23 days in United States Itinerary

23 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
San Francisco
— 4 nights
2
Oakhurst
— 2 nights
3
Mammoth Lakes
— 1 night
4
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
5
Kingman
— 1 night
6
Barstow
— 1 night
7
Los Angeles
— 4 nights
8
Santa Barbara
— 1 night
9
San Simeon
— 1 night
10
Monterey
— 2 nights
11
San Francisco
— 1 night

4
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
You've added Sausalito Boardwalk, Haight-Ashbury, Golden Gate Park, and other attractions to your itinerary. Get some cultural insight at Alcatraz Island and Union Square. There's still lots to do: go for a walk through Lombard Street and browse the eclectic array of goods at Ferry Plaza Farmers Market.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our San Francisco visit planner.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to San Francisco is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. You'll gain 9 hours traveling from Amsterdam to San Francisco due to the time zone difference. In July, daily temperatures in San Francisco can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. On the 19th (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Oakhurst.

Things to do in San Francisco

Shopping Neighborhoods Parks

Side Trip

Sausalito Boardwalk
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Ferry Building Marketplace ©
Ferry Building Marketplace
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Mariposa Grove as well as Yosemite Falls. On the 19th (Fri), don't miss a visit to Scenic Route Highway 49 and then sample the tasty concoctions at Southgate Brewing Company. On the next day, admire the sheer force of Yosemite Falls.

Start your trip to Oakhurst by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

Traveling by car from San Francisco to Oakhurst takes 3.5 hours. Traveling from San Francisco in July, you will find days in Oakhurst are much warmer (°C), and nights are somewhat warmer (°C). On the 21st (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Mammoth Lakes.

Things to do in Oakhurst

Parks Nature Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trip

Yosemite National Park
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Mariposa Grove ©
Mariposa Grove
Yosemite Falls ©
Yosemite Falls
Southgate Brewing Company ©
Southgate Brewing Company

1
night
Mammoth Lakes

Mammoth Lakes ©
Mammoth Lakes is a town in Mono County, California, the county's only incorporated community. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Grant Lake Marina as well as Crystal Lake trail. On the 21st (Sun), go for a stroll along the water at Grant Lake Marina and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Crystal Lake trail.

To find traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Mammoth Lakes trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from Oakhurst to Mammoth Lakes in 4 hours. Traveling from Oakhurst in July, expect Mammoth Lakes to be a bit cooler, temps between °C and °C. On the 22nd (Mon), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Mammoth Lakes

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trip

Grant Lake Marina
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Grant Lake Marina ©
Grant Lake Marina

3
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Hoover Dam, The Strip, The Forum Shops at Caesars, and other attractions you added.

To find maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Las Vegas trip itinerary builder app.

You can fly from Mammoth Lakes to Las Vegas in 6 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of car and bus. Plan for much hotter temperatures traveling from Mammoth Lakes in July, with highs in Las Vegas at °C and lows at °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) so you can travel to Kingman.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Shopping Theme Parks Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Hoover Dam
Find places to stay Jul 22 — 25:
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The Strip ©
The Strip
Mystere by Cirque du Soleil ©
Mystere by Cirque du Soleil
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio

1
night
Kingman

Kingman ©
Kingman is a city in and the county seat of Mohave County, Arizona, United States. You've now added Historic Route 66 Museum to your itinerary.

To find photos, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Kingman trip planner.

Getting from Las Vegas to Kingman by car takes about 2 hours. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Las Vegas to Kingman due to the time zone difference. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Las Vegas in July: high temperatures in Kingman hover around °C and lows are around °C. You will have some time to spend on the 26th (Fri) before leaving for Barstow.

Things to do in Kingman

Museums
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Historic Route 66 Museum ©
Historic Route 66 Museum

1
night
Barstow

Barstow ©
Barstow is a city in San Bernardino County, California, United States. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Bagdad Cafe as well as Outlets at Barstow. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Fri): raise your glass at Bagdad Cafe, thenstop by Eddie World, and then revel in the low prices at Outlets at Barstow.

For photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Barstow tour itinerary planner.

Getting from Kingman to Barstow by car takes about 3.5 hours. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 1 hour. When traveling from Kingman in July, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Barstow: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 27th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Barstow

Shopping Nightlife

Side Trips

Bagdad Cafe, Eddie World
Find places to stay Jul 26 — 27:
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Eddie World ©
Eddie World
Bagdad Cafe ©
Bagdad Cafe
Outlets at Barstow ©
Outlets at Barstow

4
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.
You've now added The Getty Center to your itinerary. For shopping fun, head to The Grove or Rodeo Drive. Get in touch with nature at Venice Beach and Boardwalk and Santa Monica State Beach. Go for a jaunt from Los Angeles to Santa Monica to see Third Street Promenade about 30 minutes away. There's much more to do: get in on the family fun at Universal Studios Hollywood, don't miss a visit to Hollywood Walk of Fame, browse the different shops at Two Rodeo Drive, and stop by Amoeba Music.

To see reviews, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Los Angeles journey planner.

You can drive from Barstow to Los Angeles in 2 hours. When traveling from Barstow in July, plan for cooler days and slightly colder nights in Los Angeles: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 31st (Wed) before leaving for Santa Barbara.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Outdoors Shopping

Side Trips

Santa Monica, Beverly Hills
Find places to stay Jul 27 — 31:
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The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Santa Monica State Beach ©
Santa Monica State Beach
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood

1
night
Santa Barbara

Santa Barbara ©
Nestled between the Pacific Ocean and the Santa Ynez Mountains, Santa Barbara is a solid vacation destination with its wide beaches, renowned wineries, and some of California's finest shopping and dining options.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Santa Barbara Scenic Drive, Stearns Wharf and East Beach. Kick off your visit on the 31st (Wed): tour the pleasant surroundings at East Beach, thentake a leisurely stroll along Stearns Wharf, and then cruise along Santa Barbara Scenic Drive.

For more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Santa Barbara trip planner.

You can drive from Los Angeles to Santa Barbara in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Los Angeles in July, with highs in Santa Barbara at °C and lows at °C. You'll have a few hours on the 1st (Thu) to wrap things up before traveling to San Simeon.

Things to do in Santa Barbara

Outdoors Scenic Drive Parks
Find places to stay Jul 31 — Aug 1:
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East Beach ©
East Beach
Stearns Wharf ©
Stearns Wharf

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 Hearst Castle to your itinerary. On the 1st (Thu), explore the historical opulence of Hearst Castle and then take in the exciting artwork at Artifacts Gallery.

To find ratings, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the San Simeon tour itinerary tool.

Traveling by car from Santa Barbara to San Simeon takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of train, taxi, and bus. When traveling from Santa Barbara in August, plan for somewhat warmer days and a bit cooler nights in San Simeon: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Fri) to allow time for the car ride to Monterey.

Things to do in San Simeon

Shopping Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trip

Artifacts Gallery
Find places to stay Aug 1 — 2:
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Sebastian General Store ©
Sebastian General Store
Hearst Castle ©
Hearst Castle
Artifacts Gallery ©
Artifacts Gallery

2
nights
Monterey

Monterey ©
Monterey is a city in the U.S. Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Monterey Bay Whale Watch as well as Carmel Walks. On the 2nd (Fri), take in the local highlights with Carmel Walks. On the 3rd (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate the waterfront views at Monterey Bay, thenget to know the fascinating history of Cannery Row, thenmake a trip to Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard, and finally look for gifts at Monterey's Tasty Olive Bar.

For ratings, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read our Monterey tour builder site.

Traveling by car from San Simeon to Monterey takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, train, and bus; or do a combination of car and bus. When traveling from San Simeon in August, plan for colder days in Monterey, with highs around °C, while nights are about the same with lows around °C. On the 4th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to San Francisco.

Things to do in Monterey

Tours Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk, Carmel Walks, Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard
Find places to stay Aug 2 — 4:
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Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard ©
Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard
Monterey Bay Whale Watch ©
Monterey Bay Whale Watch
Carmel Walks ©
Carmel Walks

1
night
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
Apple Infinite Loop has been added to your itinerary. On the 4th (Sun), look for gifts at Apple Infinite Loop.

To find ratings, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read San Francisco travel planner.

Drive from Monterey to San Francisco in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a shuttle. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Shopping

Side Trip

Apple Infinite Loop
Find places to stay Aug 4 — 5:
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Apple Infinite Loop ©
Apple Infinite Loop

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