10 days in California Itinerary

10 days in California Itinerary

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1
San Diego
— 1 night
2
Los Angeles
— 3 nights
3
Yosemite National Park
— 1 night
4
San Francisco
— 3 nights

1
night
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.
On the 2nd (Sun), see the interesting displays at USS Midway Museum and then walk around La Jolla Cove.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the San Diego travel route builder tool.

New Delhi, India to San Diego is an approximately 21.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from India Standard Time (IST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -13.5 hour difference. Traveling from New Delhi in June, you will find days in San Diego are much colder (°C), and nights are a bit cooler (°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) to allow time to drive to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Beaches Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
USS Midway Museum ©
USS Midway Museum
La Jolla Cove ©
La Jolla Cove

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.
Do your shopping at Montana Avenue and Abbot Kinney Boulevard. Visit Venice Beach and Boardwalk and Will Rogers State Beach for some beach relaxation. The adventure continues: examine the collection at The Getty Center, admire the masterpieces at Los Angeles County Museum of Art, get engrossed in the history at Museum of Tolerance, and take a leisurely stroll along Santa Monica Pier.

For maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Los Angeles trip itinerary builder website.

Traveling by car from San Diego to Los Angeles takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. When traveling from San Diego in June, plan for somewhat warmer days in Los Angeles, with highs around °C, while nights are about the same with lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) so you can catch the bus to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Santa Monica
Highlights from your plan
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier
Montana Avenue ©
Montana Avenue

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night
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 6th (Thu), look for all kinds of wild species at Cathedral Beach Picnic Area, thentake in the exciting artwork at Ansel Adams Gallery, thentake in the dramatic natural features at Taft Point, and finally explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point.

For where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Yosemite National Park trip itinerary builder website.

You can take a bus from Los Angeles to Yosemite National Park in 12 hours. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Los Angeles in June since evenings lows in Yosemite National Park dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Nature Museums
Highlights from your plan
Taft Point ©
Taft Point
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Cathedral Beach Picnic Area ©
Cathedral Beach Picnic Area

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nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Exploratorium and Cable Car Museum. Head to Union Square and Ferry Building Marketplacefor plenty of shopping. Next up on the itinerary: head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, steep yourself in history at Golden Gate Bridge, step aboard USS Pampanito, and take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf.

To see where to stay, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our San Francisco sightseeing tool.

Getting from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco by flight takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and subway; or take a bus. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in June, expect nights in San Francisco to be a bit warmer, around °C, while days are slightly colder, around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

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

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