10 days in California Itinerary

10 days in California Itinerary

Created using Inspirock California trip planner

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Fly
1
Los Angeles
— 1 night
Fly
2
Tahoe City
— 1 night
Drive
3
Yosemite National Park
— 4 nights
Drive
4
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Fly

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Los Angeles

City of Angels

Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Mon): find something for the whole family at Universal Studios Hollywood. On the next day, discover the magic at Disneyland Park.

For other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Los Angeles trip itinerary planner.

Cincinnati to Los Angeles is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -3 hour difference. August in Los Angeles sees daily highs of 84°F and lows of 66°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) so you can travel to Tahoe City.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
Disneyland Park ©
Disney Park / Activity
Disneyland Park
4.2

1
night
Tahoe City

Tahoe City is an unincorporated community in Placer County, California. On the 19th (Wed), relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour and then take a memorable tour with Tahoe Treetop Adventure Parks.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Tahoe City trip itinerary builder site.

Getting from Los Angeles to Tahoe City by flight takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Los Angeles in August, expect much colder with lows of 38°F in Tahoe City. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) early enough to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Tahoe City

Adventure · Outdoors · Tours
Highlights from your trip
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River Rafting / Tubing
River Rafting & Tubing
4.7

4
nights
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.
Yosemite National Park is known for nature, trails, and scenic drive. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point, contemplate the waterfront views at Tenaya Lake, admire all the interesting features of Tioga Pass, and admire the sheer force of Vernal Fall.

Make your Yosemite National Park itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Getting from Tahoe City to Yosemite National Park by car takes about 4 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Yosemite National Park can reach 81°F, while at night they dip to 43°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails
Highlights from your trip
Glacier Point ©
Must see
Glacier Point
4.9
Half Dome ©
Geologic Formation
Half Dome
4.9
Tuolumne Meadows ©
Hiking Trail
Tuolumne Meadows
4.7

3
nights
San Francisco

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
On the 24th (Mon), snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, then stop by Fisherman's Wharf, and then step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the natural beauty at Japanese Tea Garden, walk around Golden Gate Park, and then explore the activities along San Francisco Bay.

For more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the San Francisco road trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco takes 4 hours. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in August, you will find days in San Francisco are a bit cooler (73°F), and nights are somewhat warmer (59°F). On the 26th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Highlights from your trip
Alcatraz Island ©
Must see
Alcatraz Island
4.7
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Pier / Boardwalk
Fisherman's Wharf
3.4

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