10 days in California Itinerary

10 days in California Itinerary

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10 days in California Itinerary

Start: Kaunas
+2
bus + train + Fly:  20​h 15​min
1
San Diego
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
San Francisco
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h
3
Mammoth Lakes
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h
4
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
+2
Fly + train + bus:  18​h 45​min
End: Kaunas

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Wed): appreciate the history behind Cabrillo National Monument and then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at San Diego Zoo. Here are some ideas for day two: examine the collection at USS Midway Museum and then take in nature's colorful creations at Balboa Park.

To see ratings, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the San Diego trip builder .

Kaunas, Lithuania to San Diego is an approximately 20.5-hour combination of train and flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of bus, train, and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Kaunas to San Diego is minus 10 hours. When traveling from Kaunas in April, plan for somewhat warmer days in San Diego, with highs around 25°C, while nights are warmer with lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
USS Midway Museum ©
USS Midway Museum
Balboa Park ©
Balboa Park

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Fri): step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island, then take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, and then take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge. Keep things going the next day: browse the different shops at Ferry Building Marketplace, then make a trip to Book Passage, then take in nature's colorful creations at Japanese Tea Garden, and finally stroll around Golden Gate Park.

To see maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the San Francisco vacation planner .

Traveling by flight from San Diego to San Francisco takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from San Diego in April, San Francisco is slightly colder at night with lows of 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to travel to Mammoth Lakes.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Historic Sites Nature
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

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Mammoth Lakes

Mammoth Lakes ©
Mammoth Lakes is a town in Mono County, California, the county's only incorporated community. On the 12th (Sun), explore the striking landscape at North Dome and then take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier Point. On the 13th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: don't miss a visit to Washburn Point, then admire the sheer force of Vernal Fall, and then explore the striking landscape at Half Dome.

To see reviews, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Mammoth Lakes sightseeing planning tool .

Traveling by flight from San Francisco to Mammoth Lakes takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from San Francisco in April: highs in Mammoth Lakes hover around 17°C, while lows dip to -2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Mammoth Lakes

Nature Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Yosemite National Park
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Half Dome ©
Half Dome
Vernal Fall ©
Vernal Fall

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Tue): find something for the whole family at Disneyland Park and then see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory. On the 15th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at The Getty Center, then catch some excitement at Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey, and then get in on the family fun at Universal Studios Hollywood.

To see ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Los Angeles online travel route planner .

You can fly from Mammoth Lakes to Los Angeles in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. When traveling from Mammoth Lakes in April, plan for somewhat warmer days and much hotter nights in Los Angeles: temperatures range from 28°C by day to 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Disneyland Park
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood

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