25 days in United States Itinerary

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Seattle
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Olympic National Park
— 3 nights
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Portland
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Newport
— 1 night
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Florence
— 1 night
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Coos Bay
— 1 night
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Crater Lake National Park
— 1 night
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Crescent City
— 1 night
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Redwood National Park
— 1 night
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Eureka
— 1 night
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San Francisco
— 2 nights
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Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park
— 1 night
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Yosemite National Park
— 3 nights
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South Lake Tahoe
— 1 night
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Klamath Falls
— 1 night
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Bend
— 1 night
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Mount Rainier National Park
— 1 night
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Seattle
— 1 night

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Seattle — 3 nights

Emerald City

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.
Get some historical perspective at Pioneer Square and Edmonds Historical Museum. Get in touch with nature at Puget Sound Express and Hiram M. Chittenden Locks. There's much more to do: get a taste of the local shopping with Chihuly Garden and Glass, wander the streets of Pike Place Market, examine the collection at The Museum of Flight, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Saint James Cathedral.

For maps, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Seattle trip builder app.

If you are flying in from Germany, the closest major aiports are Seattle Tacoma International Airport, Boeing Field King County International Airport, McChord Air Force Base and Jefferson County International Airport. In July, daily temperatures in Seattle can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Olympic National Park.
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Olympic National Park — 3 nights

In Olympic National Park, ancient rainforests and ocean tidal pools at lower elevations contrast with wildflower-filled alpine meadows and snowcapped peaks.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Ozette Loop Hike, then admire all the interesting features of Olympic Peninsula Loop Drive, and then take a peaceful walk through Olympic National Park.

To see reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Olympic National Park vacation maker.

Explore your travel options from Seattle to Olympic National Park with the Route module. Traveling from Seattle in July, expect Olympic National Park to be slightly colder, temps between 24°C and 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Portland.
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Portland

City of Roses

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.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Thu): admire the natural beauty at International Rose Test Garden, take in nature's colorful creations at Hoyt Arboretum, and then see the interesting displays at Portland Art Museum.

For traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Portland trip planner.

Explore your travel options from Olympic National Park to Portland with the Route module. In July, Portland is somewhat warmer than Olympic National Park - with highs of 33°C and lows of 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) so you can go by car to Newport.
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Newport — 1 night

A town that survives on the sea, Newport's population of just over 10,000 supports a healthy commercial fishing industry.
To see ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, use the Newport travel route builder app.

Getting from Portland to Newport by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect cooler weather when traveling from Portland in July: highs in Newport hover around 20°C, while lows dip to 11°C. On the 14th (Fri), you'll travel to Florence.
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Florence — 1 night

Florence is a coastal city in Lane County, in the U.S. state of Oregon. Kick off your visit on the 14th (Fri): enjoy the sea views from Heceta Head Lighthouse, cruise along Cape Perpetua Visitor Center - Siuslaw National Forest, and then explore the fascinating underground world of Sea Lion Caves.

To find maps, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Florence day trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Newport to Florence takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in July, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) early enough to drive to Coos Bay.
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Coos Bay — 1 night

Coos Bay is a city located in Coos County, Oregon, United States, where the Coos River enters Coos Bay on the Pacific Ocean. On the 15th (Sat), cast your line with Betty Kay Charter, immerse yourself in nature at Cape Arago State Park, and then stroll the grounds of Marshfield Pioneer Cemetery.

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Drive from Florence to Coos Bay in 1.5 hours. In July in Coos Bay, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 14°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Crater Lake National Park.
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Crater Lake National Park — 1 night

Reaching a depth of 592 m (1,943 ft), Crater Lake is the deepest lake in the United States.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sun): explore the striking landscape of Crater Lake National Park.

To find maps, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Crater Lake National Park trip builder tool.

You can drive from Coos Bay to Crater Lake National Park in 4 hours. When traveling from Coos Bay in July, plan for much warmer days and somewhat warmer nights in Crater Lake National Park: temperatures range from 40°C by day to 19°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Crescent City.
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Crescent City — 1 night

Crescent City is the county seat and only incorporated city in Del Norte County, California. Start off your visit on the 17th (Mon): stop by Rumiano Cheese Company, immerse yourself in nature at Jedediah Smith Redwoods State Park, then trek along Stout Grove, and finally visit a coastal fixture at Battery Point Lighthouse.

To find reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Crescent City trip itinerary builder site.

Traveling by car from Crater Lake National Park to Crescent City takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and bus; or do a combination of taxi and bus. When traveling from Crater Lake National Park in July, plan for colder days and little chillier nights in Crescent City: temperatures range from 19°C by day to 13°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Redwood National Park.
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Redwood National Park — 1 night

Redwood National Park is home to a tremendous collection of the world's tallest type of tree.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Tue): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Redwood National Park.

Before you visit Redwood National Park, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Traveling by car from Crescent City to Redwood National Park takes 2 hours. In July, daytime highs in Redwood National Park are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) so you can drive to Eureka.
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Eureka — 1 night

Eureka is the principal city and county seat of Humboldt County in the Redwood Empire region of California. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Wed): pause for some photo ops at Trinidad Memorial and Memorial Lighthouse, identify plant and animal life at Arcata Community Forest, then explore and take pictures at Redwood Highway, and finally admire the striking features of Carson Mansion.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Eureka vacation planner.

You can drive from Redwood National Park to Eureka in 1.5 hours. In July, daytime highs in Eureka are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) early enough to fly to San Francisco.
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San Francisco — 2 nights

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 20th (Thu): look for all kinds of wild species at Strawberry Hill, snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, and then take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf. Keep things going the next day: steep yourself in history at SS Jeremiah O'Brien, head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, then see what you can catch with a fishing tour, and finally immerse yourself in nature at Marin Headlands.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the San Francisco trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Eureka to San Francisco takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Eureka in July: highs in San Francisco hover around 26°C, while lows dip to 16°C. You will leave for Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park on the 22nd (Sat).
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Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park — 1 night

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.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): take in the dramatic scenery at Grizzly Falls.

For reviews, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park driving holiday planner.

Getting from San Francisco to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of subway, train, and bus. While traveling from San Francisco, expect much warmer days and a bit warmer nights in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park, ranging from highs of 43°C to lows of 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Yosemite National Park.
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Yosemite National Park — 3 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.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Mon): take in the dramatic natural features at Sentinel Dome, explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point, identify plant and animal life at Nature Center at Happy Isles, admire the sheer force of Vernal Fall, then take some stellar pictures from Yosemite, Tunnel View, and finally explore the wealth of natural beauty at Bridalveil Fall. On the 25th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the sheer force of Yosemite Falls, tour the pleasant surroundings at North Dome, then make a trip to Olmsted Point, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Tenaya Lake.

To find ratings, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Yosemite National Park tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park to Yosemite National Park takes 5.5 hours. When traveling from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park in July, plan for little chillier days in Yosemite National Park, with highs around 33°C, while nights are much colder with lows around 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) early enough to travel to South Lake Tahoe.
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South Lake Tahoe — 1 night

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.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Wed): hike along Eagle Falls Trail, then explore the activities along Emerald Bay State Park, then hit the slopes at Rock House Discount Ski & Snowboard Rentals, and finally admire the majestic nature at Van Sickle Bi-State Park.

To see photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read South Lake Tahoe journey planner.

Getting from Yosemite National Park to South Lake Tahoe by car takes about 3 hours. In July in South Lake Tahoe, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Klamath Falls.
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Klamath Falls — 1 night

Klamath Falls is a city in and the county seat of Klamath County, Oregon, United States. On the 27th (Thu), take an in-depth tour of Klamath County Museum, explore the world behind art at The Favell Museum Native American Artifacts and Contemporary Western Art, then stroll through Link River Trail, and finally play a few rounds at Running Y Ranch Golf Course.

To find photos, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read Klamath Falls tour itinerary planning website.

You can drive from South Lake Tahoe to Klamath Falls in 5.5 hours. While traveling from South Lake Tahoe, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Klamath Falls, ranging from highs of 36°C to lows of 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) so you can drive to Bend.
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Bend — 1 night

An old logging town at the crux of the high desert and ponderosa pine forest, Bend melds a love of the outdoors with cosmopolitan flair.
On the 28th (Fri), get interesting insight from Tours, then cast your line with a fishing tour, and then hike along Pilot Butte State Scenic Viewpoint.

To find reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read Bend day trip planning app.

Getting from Klamath Falls to Bend by car takes about 2.5 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Bend can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) so you can travel to Mount Rainier National Park.
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Mount Rainier National Park — 1 night

The star attraction of Mt.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sat): stroll through Skyline Trail and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Rainier.

To see where to stay, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, use the Mount Rainier National Park tour app.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Bend to Mount Rainier National Park. Traveling from Bend in July, expect nights in Mount Rainier National Park to be about the same, around 13°C, while days are little chillier, around 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Seattle.
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Seattle — 1 night

Emerald City

To see where to stay, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Seattle trip planner.

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United States travel guide

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More than the country of car-packed streets seen in TV shows and movies, the United States of America is a complex and diverse home to over 300 million people living in a wide range of landscapes and climates. From its big-city skyscrapers to its sprawling natural parks, the country's ''melting pot'' combines many ethnic groups that share a strong sense of national identity despite their cultural differences. A country of road trips and big blue skies, the United States harbors orderly cities filled with restaurants, parks, museums, and innumerable sightseeing opportunities, as well as pristine natural areas perfect for a holiday in the great outdoors. To see as much as you can of this diverse land quickly, drive over some of the more than 6 million km (4 million mi) of highways leading through deserts, mountain peaks, fertile fields, and giant urban centers.
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