10 days in California Itinerary

10 days in California Itinerary

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10 days in California Itinerary

Start: Bangkok
Fly:  20​h
1
Los Angeles
— 3 nights
Fly + Drive:  4​h 15​min
2
Yosemite National Park
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h
3
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Fly:  19​h
End: Bangkok

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.
Appreciate the collections at The Getty Center and Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County. Do your shopping at Montana Avenue and Abbot Kinney Boulevard. And it doesn't end there: tour the pleasant surroundings at Will Rogers State Beach, take a stroll through Angelino Heights Historic Area, learn more about the world around you at La Brea Tar Pits and Museum, and look for gifts at Amoeba Music.

For other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles travel site .

Bangkok, Thailand to Los Angeles is an approximately 20-hour combination of train and flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of train and flight. You'll gain 15 hours traveling from Bangkok to Los Angeles due to the time zone difference. In March, Los Angeles is colder than Bangkok - with highs of 27°C and lows of 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums Outdoors Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Montana Avenue
Highlights from your plan
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Venice Beach and Boardwalk ©
Venice Beach and Boardwalk
Los Angeles County Museum of Art ©
Los Angeles County Museum of Art

2
nights
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.
On the 24th (Sun), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Yosemite Valley Chapel, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Yosemite Valley Loop Trail, then kick back and relax at Cathedral Beach Picnic Area, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier Point. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the world behind art at Yosemite Museum Gallery, make a trip to Valley View, and then explore the striking landscape at North Dome.

To see maps, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Yosemite National Park trip planner.

You can do a combination of flight and car from Los Angeles to Yosemite National Park in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of flight, bus, and taxi. Plan for cooler temperatures traveling from Los Angeles in March, with highs in Yosemite National Park at 13°C and lows at -5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) so you can go by car to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature
Highlights from your plan
Cathedral Beach Picnic Area ©
Cathedral Beach Picnic Area
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
North Dome ©
North Dome

3
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Head to Union Square and Ferry Plaza Farmers Marketfor plenty of shopping. Fisherman's Wharf and Twin Peaks are good opportunities to explore the local culture. The adventure continues: explore the striking landscape of Alcatraz Island, get curious at Exploratorium, look for gifts at City Lights Booksellers, and take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge.

To see maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read San Francisco online trip builder .

You can drive from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of taxi, bus, flight, and subway. While traveling from Yosemite National Park, expect a bit warmer days and much hotter nights in San Francisco, ranging from highs of 21°C to lows of 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

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

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