9 days in United States Itinerary

9 days in United States Itinerary

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Yosemite National Park
— 2 nights
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Tahoma
— 1 night
3
Sacramento
— 3 nights
4
San Francisco
— 2 nights

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sat): don't miss a visit to Yosemite Village, take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier Point, thenexplore the striking landscape at Taft Point, and finally trek along Panorama Trail. On the 11th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the dramatic natural features at El Capitan, hike along Four Mile Trail, thenmake a trip to Olmsted Point, and finally take a memorable drive along Tioga Pass.

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Syracuse to Yosemite National Park is an approximately 13-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and bus; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 3 hours. Expect little chillier evenings in Yosemite National Park when traveling from Syracuse in October, with lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) early enough to travel to Tahoma.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature
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Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Taft Point ©
Taft Point
Panorama Trail ©
Panorama Trail

1
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Tahoma

Tahoma ©
Tahoma is a census-designated place in Placer and El Dorado counties, California, United States. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Mon): tour the pleasant surroundings at Meeks Bay Beach, thenexplore the activities along Emerald Bay State Park, and then trek along Eagle Rock Hiking Trail.

For ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Tahoma tour itinerary maker.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Yosemite National Park to Tahoma. Expect a daytime high around °F in October, and nighttime lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Sacramento.

Things to do in Tahoma

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Eagle Rock Hiking Trail, Emerald Bay State Park
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Emerald Bay State Park ©
Emerald Bay State Park

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Sacramento

Sacramento ©
The capital city of America's most economically significant state, Sacramento is an important stop for any politico.
Get out of town with these interesting Sacramento side-trips: Oakville (B Cellars Vineyards and Winery, Opus One Winery, &more) and Yountville (Stewart Cellars, Cliff Lede Vineyards, &more).

For reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Sacramento online road trip planner.

You can drive from Tahoma to Sacramento in 2.5 hours. While traveling from Tahoma, expect somewhat warmer days and much hotter nights in Sacramento, ranging from highs of °F to lows of °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) early enough to drive to San Francisco.

Things to do in Sacramento

Wineries

Side Trips

Yountville, Oakville
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B Cellars Vineyards and Winery ©
B Cellars Vineyards and Winery
Bell Wine Cellars ©
Bell Wine Cellars
Robert Mondavi Winery ©
Robert Mondavi Winery

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Fri): take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, thentake in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, and then step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our San Francisco online vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Sacramento to San Francisco takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. While traveling from Sacramento, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in San Francisco, ranging from highs of °F to lows of °F. You'll set off for home on the 17th (Sat).

Things to do in San Francisco

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

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