10 days in California Itinerary

10 days in California Itinerary

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Yosemite National Park
— 2 nights
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San Francisco
— 2 nights
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Half Moon Bay
— 1 night
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Big Sur
— Few hours
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Malibu
— 1 night
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Los Angeles
— 1 night
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Laguna Beach
— Few hours
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Dana Point
— 1 night
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Solana Beach
— 1 night
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San Diego
— Few hours

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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.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Mon): take in the dramatic natural features at Taft Point, then take in the dramatic natural features at Sentinel Dome, then take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier Point, and finally make a trip to Yosemite Village. On your second day here, hike along Nevada Falls Loop and then get a dose of the wild on YExplore Yosemite Adventures - Day Tours.

For ratings, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Yosemite National Park tour planner.

Boston to Yosemite National Park is an approximately 12-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from Boston to Yosemite National Park. Traveling from Boston in June, Yosemite National Park is little chillier at night with lows of 43°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Sentinel Dome ©
Sentinel Dome
Taft Point ©
Taft Point

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
On the 9th (Wed), don't miss a visit to Lombard Street, then take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, then head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, and finally examine the collection at Musee Mecanique. On the next day, take in nature's colorful creations at Japanese Tea Garden and then don't miss a visit to Golden Gate Bridge.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read San Francisco online attractions planner.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and subway; or take a bus. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in June, you will find days in San Francisco are little chillier (71°F), and nights are a bit warmer (55°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Half Moon Bay.

Things to do in San Francisco

Historic Sites · Parks · 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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night
Half Moon Bay

Half Moon Bay
Half Moon Bay is a coastal city in San Mateo County, California, United States. To see traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Half Moon Bay trip itinerary maker site.

You can drive from San Francisco to Half Moon Bay in an hour. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from San Francisco in June: highs in Half Moon Bay hover around 60°F, while lows dip to 51°F. On the 11th (Fri), you'll travel to Big Sur.

Things to do in Half Moon Bay

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

few
hours
Big Sur

Big Sur ©
A sparsely populated area with stunning views, Big Sur attracts artists and tourists traveling California’s scenic Highway 1.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Fri): hike along Partington Cove and then stroll through Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park.

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Traveling by car from Half Moon Bay to Big Sur takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, train, and taxi; or do a combination of bus and train. When traveling from Half Moon Bay in June, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Big Sur: temperatures range from 68°F by day to 53°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Malibu.

Things to do in Big Sur

Outdoors · Parks · Nature
Highlights from your plan
Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park ©
Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park
Partington Cove ©
Partington Cove

1
night
Malibu

Malibu ©
Malibu is a beach city in Los Angeles County, California, situated 30mi west of Downtown Los Angeles. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sat): see the interesting displays at The Getty Villa and then immerse yourself in nature at Point Dume State Beach and Preserve.

To find ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Malibu visit planning website.

You can drive from Big Sur to Malibu in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of taxi and train. Traveling from Big Sur in June, plan for a bit warmer nights in Malibu, with lows around 61°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Malibu

Nature · Museums · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Point Dume State Beach and Preserve ©
Point Dume State Beach and Preserve
The Getty Villa ©
The Getty Villa

1
night
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.
On the 12th (Sat), shop like a local with Two Rodeo Drive.

Make your Los Angeles itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Traveling by car from Malibu to Los Angeles takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and tram. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Malibu in June: highs in Los Angeles hover around 79°F, while lows dip to 62°F. You'll set off for Laguna Beach on the 13th (Sun).

Things to do in Los Angeles

Shopping

Side Trip

Two Rodeo Drive
Highlights from your plan
Two Rodeo Drive ©
Two Rodeo Drive

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Laguna Beach

Laguna Beach ©
Laguna Beach is a seaside resort city located in southern Orange County, California, in the United States. Start off your visit on the 13th (Sun): stroll around Heisler Park and then walk around Crescent Bay Point Park.

To see more things to do, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Laguna Beach route maker website.

Drive from Los Angeles to Laguna Beach in an hour. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi. In June, daytime highs in Laguna Beach are 76°F, while nighttime lows are 63°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Dana Point.

Things to do in Laguna Beach

Parks
Highlights from your plan
Crescent Bay Point Park ©
Crescent Bay Point Park
Heisler Park ©
Heisler Park

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night
Dana Point

Dana Point ©
Dana Point is a city located in southern Orange County, California. Before you visit Dana Point, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Dana Point is just a short distance from Laguna Beach. Expect a daytime high around 76°F in June, and nighttime lows around 63°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Solana Beach.

Things to do in Dana Point

Outdoors · Parks · Trails

Side Trip

Sea Summit Trail
Highlights from your plan
Dana Point Parasail ©
Dana Point Parasail

1
night
Solana Beach

Solana Beach ©
Solana Beach is a coastal city in San Diego County, California. Start off your visit on the 14th (Mon): hike along Annie's Canyon Trail.

To find maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Solana Beach online itinerary builder.

Drive from Dana Point to Solana Beach in an hour. Traveling from Dana Point in June, expect nights in Solana Beach to be about the same, around 61°F, while days are a bit cooler, around 71°F. On the 15th (Tue), you'll travel to San Diego.

Things to do in Solana Beach

Outdoors · Trails · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Annie's Canyon Trail ©
Annie's Canyon Trail

few
hours
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.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Tue): stroll around Sunset Cliffs Natural Park.

To see maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our San Diego vacation maker.

San Diego is very close to Solana Beach. In June, daytime highs in San Diego are 73°F, while nighttime lows are 64°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks
Highlights from your plan
Sunset Cliffs Natural Park ©
Sunset Cliffs Natural Park

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