13 days in California Itinerary

13 days in California Itinerary

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13 days in California Itinerary

Start: Brisbane
Fly + subway:  19​h 30​min
San Francisco
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
San Diego
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
Los Angeles
— 3 nights
Fly:  15​h
End: Brisbane

4
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Spend the 23rd (Fri) on a tasty journey with a beer tour and tasting. Next up on the itinerary: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, take in nature's colorful creations at Japanese Tea Garden, have fun and explore at Exploratorium, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Twin Peaks.

For traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the San Francisco trip itinerary maker .

Brisbane, Australia to San Francisco is an approximately 18.5-hour combination of flight and subway. You can also do a combination of flight and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 18 hours traveling from Brisbane to San Francisco. Traveling from Brisbane in November, things will get little chillier in San Francisco: highs are around 21°C and lows about 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to San Diego.

Things to do in San Francisco

#Parks, #Tours, #Nature
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

4
nights
San Diego

San Diego ©
Divided into neighborhoods with distinct characters and cultural heritages, San Diego sits just north of the Mexican border and offers visitors a blend of tourist attractions, including a lively nightlife, diverse cuisine, and a thriving musical scene.
San Diego is known for museums, zoos & aquariums, beaches, parks, and theme parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: tour the pleasant surroundings at San Diego Zoo, examine the collection at USS Midway Museum, admire the natural beauty at Balboa Park, and pause for some photo ops at Cabrillo National Monument.

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You can fly from San Francisco to San Diego in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from San Francisco in November, things will get a bit warmer in San Diego: highs are around 26°C and lows about 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Diego

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
Balboa Park ©
Balboa Park
USS Midway Museum ©
USS Midway Museum

3
nights
Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Step out of Los Angeles with an excursion to Disneyland Park in Anaheim--about 38 minutes away. Pack the 29th (Thu) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. There's still lots to do: see the interesting displays at The Getty Center, see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory, admire the majestic nature at Topanga State Park, and Head underground at Bronson Caves.

To see traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Los Angeles road trip planning tool .

Getting from San Diego to Los Angeles by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in November, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 1st (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

#Theme Parks, #Museums, #Nature

Side Trips

Santa Monica Pier, Disneyland Park
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center

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