10 days in California Itinerary

10 days in California Itinerary

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San Diego
— 1 night
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Anaheim
— 1 night
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San Francisco
— 2 nights
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Yosemite National Park
— 5 nights

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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 19th (Mon): admire the natural beauty at Botanical Building and Lily Pond and then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at San Diego Zoo. On your second day here, see the interesting displays at USS Midway Museum and then let the kids burn off some steam at Balboa Park.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read San Diego tour itinerary planner.

Orlando to San Diego is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from Orlando to San Diego. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Orlando in October, with highs in San Diego at 78°F and lows at 64°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) so you can drive to Anaheim.

Things to do in San Diego

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

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Anaheim

Anaheim ©
Anaheim's major attractions are its world-famous Disney entertainment complex, sports teams, and convention center.
On the 21st (Wed), catch some excitement at Radiator Springs Racers and then make an unforgettable trip to Disneyland Park.

For more things to do, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Anaheim trip builder website.

You can drive from San Diego to Anaheim in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. While traveling from San Diego, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Anaheim, ranging from highs of 84°F to lows of 61°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Anaheim

Theme Parks · Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Radiator Springs Racers ©
Radiator Springs Racers

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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 22nd (Thu): take in nature's colorful creations at Japanese Tea Garden, snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, then go for a walk through Lombard Street, and finally buy something for everyone on your list at Ferry Building Marketplace. On your second day here, steep yourself in history at Alcatraz Island and then take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf.

To find maps, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read our San Francisco sightseeing planning app.

Traveling by flight from Anaheim to San Francisco takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Anaheim in October; daily highs in San Francisco reach 73°F and lows reach 56°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

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

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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.
Attractions like Glacier Point and Taft Point make great kid-friendly stops. There's lots more to do: take in the dramatic natural features at Half Dome, contemplate the waterfront views at Tenaya Lake, admire the sheer force of Vernal Fall, and don't miss a visit to Olmsted Point.

To see photos, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read our Yosemite National Park journey maker app.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of subway and bus; or take a bus. Traveling from San Francisco in October, expect nights in Yosemite National Park to be colder, around 28°F, while days are little chillier, around 66°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Half Dome ©
Half Dome
Mariposa Grove ©
Mariposa Grove

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