16 days in California Itinerary

16 days in California Itinerary

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16 days in California Itinerary

Brussels
train + Fly:  16​h
San Francisco
— 7 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
Oakville
— 3 nights
bus + taxi + Fly:  4​h 30​min
Los Angeles
— 4 nights
Fly:  15​h 45​min
Brussels

6
days
San Francisco

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Popular historic sites such as Alcatraz Island and Twin Peaks are in your itinerary. Go for a jaunt from San Francisco to Moss Beach to see Fitzgerald J V Marine Reserve about 40 minutes away. There's lots more to do: take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, tour the pleasant surroundings at China Beach, take a stroll through Marina District, and get to know the fascinating history of The Embarcadero.

To see reviews, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the San Francisco vacation builder.

Brussels, Belgium to San Francisco is an approximately 16-hour combination of train and flight. The time zone changes from Central European Time (CET) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -9 hour difference. Traveling from Brussels in October, expect San Francisco to be a bit warmer, temps between 26°C and 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Oakville.

Things to do in San Francisco

Neighborhoods Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Fitzgerald J V Marine Reserve
Highlights from your plan
Fisherman's Wharf
Alcatraz Island
Twin Peaks

3
days
Oakville

Oakville is a census-designated place (CDP) in Napa County, California, United States. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Oakville: Safari West (in Santa Rosa) and Healdsburg (Jordan Vineyard & Winery & Gracianna Winery). The adventure continues: learn about winemaking at Pride Mountain Vineyards and explore the historical opulence of Castello di Amorosa.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read our Oakville sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from San Francisco to Oakville takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of subway and bus. Traveling from San Francisco in October, Oakville is a bit cooler at night with lows of 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) so you can travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Oakville

Wineries Wildlife Parks

Side Trips

St. Helena, Healdsburg, Castello di Amorosa, Safari West, Inglenook
Highlights from your plan
Pride Mountain Vineyards
Safari West
Anderson's Conn Valley Vineyards

5
days
Los Angeles

Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like El Pueblo de Los Angeles and Venice Canals Walkway. Pack the 25th (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. There's still lots to do: identify plant and animal life at Kenneth Hahn State Recreation Area, shop like a local with Third Street Promenade, immerse yourself in nature at Santa Monica Beach, and admire the landmark architecture of Walt Disney Concert Hall.

To see ratings, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles custom trip planner.

Do a combination of bus, taxi, and flight from Oakville to Los Angeles in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Oakville in October, with highs in Los Angeles at 32°C and lows at 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Parks Theme Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Santa Monica
Highlights from your plan
El Pueblo de Los Angeles
Santa Monica Pier
Hollywood Walk of Fame

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