Our journey begins in San Diego for a 3 night stay and takes you north towards Los Angeles, a vibrant city known for its entertainment industry, iconic landmarks like the Hollywood Sign, and beautiful beaches such as Santa Monica and Venice Beach. Take some time to explore the city's attractions, including Universal Studios, Griffith Observatory, and the Getty Center. Continuing your adventure, head east towards Sequoia National Park, a majestic wilderness boasting giant sequoia trees, including the famous General Sherman Tree, the largest living tree on Earth. Hike through scenic trails, visit stunning waterfalls like Tokopah Falls, and immerse yourself in the beauty of nature. Next, make your way to Kings Canyon National Park, located adjacent to Sequoia National Park. Known for its deep canyons, towering granite cliffs, and pristine forests, this park offers breathtaking vistas and excellent hiking opportunities. Be sure to check out the Kings Canyon Scenic Byway, Zumwalt Meadow, and the awe-inspiring vistas from the park's viewpoints. From there, head north to Yosemite National Park, a world-renowned destination for outdoor enthusiasts. Marvel at the iconic granite cliffs of El Capitan and Half Dome, hike through picturesque valleys like Yosemite Valley and Tuolumne Meadows, and be captivated by the beauty of Yosemite Falls, the tallest waterfall in North America. Continuing your journey, drive towards Bishop, a charming town nestled in the Eastern Sierra region. Enjoy the stunning views of the Sierra Nevada mountains, go fishing in the Owens River, or embark on a scenic hike in the surrounding areas. Next, venture into Death Valley National Park, a land of extremes. Explore the vast salt flats of Badwater Basin, hike through colorful canyons like Golden Canyon and Artist's Palette, and witness the eerie beauty of the Mesquite Flat Sand Dunes. Make sure to stay hydrated and be prepared for the park's desert environment. Afterwards, make your way to Zion National Park, located in southern Utah. Experience the breathtaking beauty of towering red cliffs, deep canyons, and verdant forests. Hike the famous Narrows, where you wade through the Virgin River amidst towering canyon walls, or take on the challenging Angels Landing Trail for panoramic views of the park. Lastly, head towards Valley of Fire State Park, a hidden gem just outside Las Vegas. Marvel at the park's vibrant red sandstone formations, ancient petroglyphs, and unique rock formations. Take a scenic drive through the park, hike the trails, and witness stunning sunsets illuminating the landscape. Finally, your journey culminates in Las Vegas, where you can indulge in the city's vibrant nightlife, world-class entertainment, and exciting casinos. Enjoy the iconic Las Vegas Strip, catch a show or concert, and try your luck at the various casinos before concluding your unforgettable trip
I organize and arrange the entire trip from San Diego to Las Vegas, including stops in Los Angeles, Sequoia National Park, Kings Canyon National Park, Yosemite, Bishop, Death Valley, Zion, and Valley of Fire. Please note that I do not provide full-day itineraries.
San Diego, Los Angeles and Las Vegas we will be staying in a Airbnb or hotel depending on the group size. During our roadtrip we will stay at high rated campgrounds which will include showers and toilets. You will get your own private tent with the needed gear. We will share the kitchen gear and other necessary items. Depending on your own preferences there will be the opportunity to cook yourself or go out dining.