19 days in California Itinerary

19 days in California Itinerary

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19 days in California Itinerary

Ostrava
Fly:  21​h 45​min
San Francisco
— 5 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
Oakville
— Few hours
Drive:  4​h 45​min
Yosemite National Park
— 5 nights
Drive:  5​h 15​min
Carmel
— 1 night
taxi + Fly:  3​h
San Diego
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
Los Angeles
— 3 nights
Fly:  21​h 45​min
Ostrava

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Visit China Beach and Baker Beach for some beach relaxation. Escape the urban bustle at Alcatraz Island and Fort Funston National Park. There's lots more to do: take a stroll through Fisherman's Wharf, shop like a local with Union Square, get great views at Twin Peaks, and contemplate the long history of SS Jeremiah O'Brien.

To see ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read San Francisco travel itinerary creator.

Ostrava, Czech Republic to San Francisco is an approximately 22-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Ostrava to San Francisco is minus 9 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Oakville.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Neighborhoods Outdoors
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Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf
Fisherman's Wharf
Twin Peaks ©
Twin Peaks

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hours
Oakville

Oakville ©
Oakville is a census-designated place (CDP) in Napa County, California, United States. To find traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read Oakville itinerary 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 August, you will find days in Oakville are somewhat warmer (30°C), and nights are a bit cooler (13°C). Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Oakville

Wineries

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Anderson's Conn Valley Vineyards
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Anderson's Conn Valley Vineyards ©
Anderson's Conn Valley Vineyards

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days
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.
Get in touch with nature at Glacier Point and Vernal Fall. There's still lots to do: explore the striking landscape at Sentinel Dome, hike along Panorama Trail, explore the activities along Tenaya Lake, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Nevada Falls Loop.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Yosemite National Park custom trip planner.

Traveling by car from Oakville to Yosemite National Park takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. Traveling from Oakville in August, expect little chillier with lows of 7°C in Yosemite National Park. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat) to allow time to drive to Carmel.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
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Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Tuolumne Meadows ©
Tuolumne Meadows
Sentinel Dome ©
Sentinel Dome

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hours
Carmel

Carmel ©
Carmel-by-the-Sea, often simply referred to as Carmel, is a city in Monterey County, California, United States, founded in 1902 and incorporated on October 31, 1916. For reviews, photos, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Carmel holiday planner.

You can drive from Yosemite National Park to Carmel in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus. While traveling from Yosemite National Park, expect little chillier days and a bit warmer nights in Carmel, ranging from highs of 24°C to lows of 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) early enough to travel to San Diego.

Things to do in Carmel

Wildlife Nature Outdoors
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Point Lobos State Reserve ©
Point Lobos State Reserve

3
days
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.
Visiting La Jolla Cove and Black's Beach will get you outdoors. We've included these beaches for you: Mission Beach Park and La Jolla Shores Park. And it doesn't end there: kick back and relax at Children's Pool, examine the collection at San Diego Air & Space Museum, admire the natural beauty at Botanical Building and Lily Pond, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Sunset Cliffs.

To see traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the San Diego tour planner.

Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Carmel to San Diego takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Carmel in September, expect San Diego to be a bit warmer, temps between 31°C and 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) so you can go by car to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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La Jolla Cove ©
La Jolla Cove
Mission Beach Park ©
Mission Beach Park
Children's Pool ©
Children's Pool

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days
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.
Escape the urban bustle at Venice Beach and Boardwalk and El Pueblo de Los Angeles. Getty Center The Publications and Santa Monica Pier are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Venture out of the city with trips to Hermosa Beach Pier (in Hermosa Beach) and Manhattan Beach (in Manhattan Beach). And it doesn't end there: admire the majestic nature at Santa Monica Beach, don't miss a visit to Walt Disney Concert Hall, stroll through Will Rogers State Beach, and contemplate the waterfront views at Santa Monica Bay.

For photos, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Los Angeles trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from San Diego to Los Angeles in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. When traveling from San Diego in September, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Los Angeles: temperatures range from 35°C by day to 22°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Santa Monica, Hermosa Beach Pier, Manhattan Beach
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Venice Beach and Boardwalk ©
Venice Beach and Boardwalk
Hermosa Beach Pier ©
Hermosa Beach Pier
Getty Center The Publications ©
Getty Center The Publications

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