4 days in California Itinerary

4 days in California Itinerary

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Fly to McCarran International Airport, Drive to Death Valley National Park
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Death Valley National Park
Drive
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Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park
— 1 night
Drive
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Yosemite National Park
— 1 night
Drive
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Morro Bay
— 1 night
Drive to Fresno Yosemite International Airport, Fly to Washington

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Death Valley National Park

Hottest, Driest, Lowest

Extreme heat and dryness create extreme landscapes in Death Valley National Park.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Tue): take in breathtaking views at Twenty Mule Team Canyon.

For more things to do, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, use the Death Valley National Park travel itinerary planner.

Washington to Death Valley National Park is an approximately 13.5-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -3 hour difference. In March, Death Valley National Park is somewhat warmer than Washington - with highs of 70°F and lows of 43°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Tue) so you can go by car to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Death Valley National Park

Nature · Parks
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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.
For ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park trip planning website.

You can drive from Death Valley National Park to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park in 7 hours. March in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park sees daily highs of 70°F and lows of 46°F at night. On the 31st (Wed), you'll travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature
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Yosemite National Park

— 1 night
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.
To find where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Yosemite National Park travel itinerary planner.

You can drive from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park to Yosemite National Park in 5.5 hours. When traveling from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park in March, plan for a bit cooler days and cooler nights in Yosemite National Park: temperatures range from 53°F by day to 23°F at night. On the 1st (Thu), you'll travel to Morro Bay.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Tours
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Morro Bay

— 1 night
Morro Bay is a waterfront city in San Luis Obispo County, California located along California State Route 1 on California's Central Coast. Start off your visit on the 1st (Thu): explore the activities along Morro Bay National Estuary, then examine the collection at Morro Bay Skateboard Museum, and then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To find more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Morro Bay vacation planner.

You can drive from Yosemite National Park to Morro Bay in 5.5 hours. When traveling from Yosemite National Park in April, plan for a bit warmer days in Morro Bay, with highs around 72°F, while nights are much warmer with lows around 49°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Morro Bay

Nature · Wildlife · Parks · Tours
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