14 days in West Coast Itinerary

14 days in West Coast Itinerary

Created using Inspirock West Coast trip planner

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Fly to Seattle, Ferry to Bainbridge Ferry Terminal, Bus to Olympic National Park
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Olympic National Park
— 2 nights
Drive
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Cannon Beach
— 1 night
Drive
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Newport
— 2 nights
Drive to North Bend, Fly to San Francisco
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San Francisco
— 1 night
Drive
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Yosemite National Park
— 5 nights
Drive
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Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
Fly

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Olympic National Park

— 2 nights
In Olympic National Park, ancient rainforests and ocean tidal pools at lower elevations contrast with wildflower-filled alpine meadows and snowcapped peaks.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Mon): trek along Second Beach Trail and then explore and take pictures at Hurricane Ridge. On the 29th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: delve into the lush surroundings at Olympic National Park and then delve into the lush surroundings at Hoh Rain Forest Visitor Center.

For reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Olympic National Park day trip app.

New York City to Olympic National Park is an approximately 13.5-hour combination of flight, ferry, and bus. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone difference when traveling from New York City to Olympic National Park is minus 3 hours. Traveling from New York City in June, things will get slightly colder in Olympic National Park: highs are around 66°F and lows about 50°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Cannon Beach.

Things to do in Olympic National Park

Parks · Trails · Outdoors · Scenic Drive
Find places to stay Jun 27 — 29:

Cannon Beach

— 1 night
Cannon Beach is a city in Clatsop County, Oregon, United States. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Wed): immerse yourself in nature at Ecola State Park, explore the striking landscape at Haystack Rock, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Cannon Beach.

To find ratings, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Cannon Beach trip website.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Olympic National Park to Cannon Beach. In June, daily temperatures in Cannon Beach can reach 66°F, while at night they dip to 52°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) so you can go by car to Newport.

Things to do in Cannon Beach

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Nature
Find places to stay Jun 29 — 30:

Newport

— 2 nights
A town that survives on the sea, Newport's population of just over 10,000 supports a healthy commercial fishing industry.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Thu): cruise along Cape Perpetua Visitor Center - Siuslaw National Forest, enjoy the sea views from Heceta Head Lighthouse, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Nye Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: enjoy the sea views from Yaquina Head Lighthouse, then look for all kinds of wild species at Yaquina Head Outstanding Natural Area, and then kick back and relax at Devils Punchbowl State Natural Area.

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Traveling by car from Cannon Beach to Newport takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Cannon Beach in June, you will find days in Newport are slightly colder (61°F), and nights are about the same (48°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Fri) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Newport

Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Beaches

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jun 30 — Jul 2:

San Francisco

— 1 night

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Sat): step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island, then take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, and then make a trip to Golden Gate Bridge.

To find reviews, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read our San Francisco trip itinerary tool.

Traveling by combination of car and flight from Newport to San Francisco takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Newport in July, expect San Francisco to be somewhat warmer, temps between 73°F and 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) to allow time to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Find places to stay Jul 2 — 3:

Yosemite National Park

— 5 nights
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.
Visiting Glacier Point and Half Dome will get you outdoors. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Yosemite, Tunnel View and Sentinel Dome. There's lots more to do: take in the dramatic natural features at El Capitan, surround yourself with nature on YExplore Yosemite Adventures - Day Tours, admire the sheer force of Yosemite Falls, and stroll through Four Mile Trail.

For ratings, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Yosemite National Park trip itinerary planning site.

You can drive from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park in 4 hours. While traveling from San Francisco, expect a bit warmer days and a bit cooler nights in Yosemite National Park, ranging from highs of 83°F to lows of 46°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails
Find places to stay Jul 3 — 8:

Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park

— 2 nights

A Land of Giants

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.
On the 9th (Fri), explore the stunning scenery at Kings Canyon National Park, then steep yourself in history at General Sherman Tree, and then explore the striking landscape at Moro Rock Trail.

To see photos, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park trip itinerary tool.

You can drive from Yosemite National Park to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park in 5.5 hours. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in July, things will get a bit warmer in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park: highs are around 98°F and lows about 66°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park

Parks · Nature · Trails · Outdoors
Find places to stay Jul 8 — 10: