7 days in California Itinerary

7 days in California Itinerary

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7 days in California Itinerary

Start: Goa
Fly:  28​h
Carmel
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Fly:  22​h 30​min
End: Goa

1
night
Carmel

Carmel ©
Carmel-by-the-Sea, often simply called Carmel, is a city in Monterey County, California, United States, founded in 1902 and incorporated on October 31, 1916. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sun): admire the majestic nature at Asilomar State Beach, then stop by The Cheese Shop, and then admire the majestic nature at Point Lobos State Reserve.

To find maps, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Carmel trip planner .

Goa, India to Carmel is an approximately 28-hour flight. Traveling from Goa to Carmel, you'll gain 13 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect colder temperatures when traveling from Goa in April; daily highs in Carmel reach 20°C and lows reach 10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) early enough to go by car to San Francisco.

Things to do in Carmel

#Nature, #Parks, #Beaches

Side Trip

Asilomar State Beach
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Asilomar State Beach ©
Asilomar State Beach
The Cheese Shop ©
The Cheese Shop

3
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Union Square and Musee Mecanique. Head to Ferry Building Marketplace and Ferry Plaza Farmers Marketfor some retail therapy. The adventure continues: head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, admire the masterpieces at Asian Art Museum, and brush up on your military savvy at USS Pampanito.

For reviews, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read San Francisco trip planner .

You can drive from Carmel to San Francisco in 2.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and flight; or take a bus. In April in San Francisco, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 12°C at night. On the 19th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

#Museums, #Shopping, #Childrens Museums
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Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium
Asian Art Museum ©
Asian Art Museum

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