Here's a sample itinerary for a drive from San Jose to Fairbanks. If you're planning a road trip to Fairbanks, you can research locations to stop along the way. Traveling with a dog or cat? View pet-friendly stops between San Jose and Fairbanks. Find the best hotels, restaurants, and attractions based on the most talked about places recommended by Trippy members.
Your starting point is San Jose, California.
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Since there are only 2 travelers, we assume you're driving 1 car. You can adjust the number of people traveling at the top. We assume a maximum of 4 passengers per car, but you can change the number of cars to fit your situation.
Crater Lake National Park (24 mentions)
Portland (219 answers)
International Rose Test Garden (20 mentions)
Powell's City of Books (17 mentions)
Japanese Gardens (15 mentions)
Portland Saturday Market (13 mentions)
Timberline Lodge (12 mentions)
restaurants around Portland:
Tasty N Sons
Pok Pok Restaurant
hotels around Portland:
Ace Hotel Portland
The Nines, Portland
Hotel Monaco Portland
The Heathman Hotel
Inn At Northrup Station
questions about Portland:
Mid July: 1 week with wife and kid - what should we prioritize?
Best coffee shops in Portland
Visiting in July for 5 days with my boyfriend, where and what must we do?
Artsy area with fun little shops
Portland in mid-March
108 Mile Ranch
Whitehorse (5 answers)
McCarthy (5 answers)
Your final destination is Fairbanks, Alaska.
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This section could be endless, so rather than trying to suggest every local activity or attraction, we'll leave it open-ended.
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