16 days in San Francisco, Yosemite National Park & Las Vegas Itinerary

16 days in San Francisco, Yosemite National Park & Las Vegas Itinerary

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16 days in San Francisco, Yosemite National Park & Las Vegas Itinerary

Start: Mumbai
Fly:  22 h
1
San Francisco
— 8 nights
Drive:  4 h
2
Yosemite National Park
— 2 nights
Bus + Fly:  7 h 45 min
3
Las Vegas
— 3 nights
Bus + Fly:  27 h
End: Mumbai

8
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
San Francisco is known for nature, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Golden Gate Bridge, get a taste of the local shopping with Ferry Building Marketplace, take some stellar pictures from Twin Peaks, and engage your brain at Exploratorium.

To see ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the San Francisco itinerary planner.

Mumbai, India to San Francisco is an approximately 22- hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus, train, and flight; or do a combination of train and flight. You'll gain 13 hours traveling from Mumbai to San Francisco due to the time zone difference. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Mumbai in April: high temperatures in San Francisco hover around 22°C and lows are around 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) early enough to drive to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Museums Tours Parks
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Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

2
nights
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 9th (Sat): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Yosemite Valley Chapel, admire the sheer force of Yosemite Falls, admire the sheer force of Vernal Fall, then don't miss a visit to Yosemite Village, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier Point. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the dramatic natural features at El Capitan and then get great views at Yosemite, Tunnel View.

For maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Yosemite National Park trip planner.

Traveling by car from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car; or do a combination of flight and bus. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from San Francisco in May since evenings lows in Yosemite National Park dip to 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Vernal Fall ©
Vernal Fall
Yosemite, Tunnel View ©
Yosemite, Tunnel View

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.
On the 11th (Mon), explore the stunning scenery at Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area, take in panoramic vistas at Eiffel Tower Viewing Deck, then make a trip to Fountains of Bellagio, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from High Roller. Keep things going the next day: see the interesting displays at The Mob Museum, admire the natural beauty at Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens, and then get a taste of the local shopping with The Strip.

To see maps, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Las Vegas road trip website.

Do a combination of bus and flight from Yosemite National Park to Las Vegas in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, taxi, and flight; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect warmer temperatures when traveling from Yosemite National Park in May; daily highs in Las Vegas reach 36°C and lows reach 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
The Strip ©
The Strip

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