10 days in California Itinerary

10 days in California Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Tel Aviv
Fly:  17 h
1
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Fly + Bus:  4 h
2
Yosemite National Park
— 3 nights
Bus:  4 h 15 min
3
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
Fly:  18 h 15 min
End: Tel Aviv

3
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Strawberry Hill. Take a break from the city and head to Marshall’s Beach and Fishing Charters & Tours. Get a sense of the local culture at Golden Gate Bridge and Union Square. There's still lots to do: take in the pleasant sights at Fisherman's Wharf, appreciate the extensive heritage of Filbert Street Stairs, make a trip to Ferry Building Marketplace, and engage your brain at Exploratorium.

To find photos, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read San Francisco vacation maker tool.

Tel Aviv, Israel to San Francisco is an approximately 17.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone changes from Israel Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -10 hour difference. In August, San Francisco is slightly colder than Tel Aviv - with highs of 26°C and lows of 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) so you can travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Outdoors Museums Childrens Museums
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

3
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.
Step out of the city life by going to Glacier Point and Tioga Pass. The adventure continues: hike along Panorama Trail, take in the dramatic scenery at Vernal Fall, stroll through Nevada Falls Loop, and identify plant and animal life at Cathedral Beach Picnic Area.

To find reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Yosemite National Park tour itinerary planner.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park in 7.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. When traveling from San Francisco in August, plan for a bit warmer days in Yosemite National Park, with highs around 32°C, while nights are slightly colder with lows around 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to catch the bus to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Panorama Trail ©
Panorama Trail
Vernal Fall ©
Vernal Fall

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Thu): wander the streets of Montana Avenue, then take a stroll through Abbot Kinney Boulevard, then make a trip to Santa Monica Pier, and finally hunt for treasures at Santa Monica Farmers Market. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: examine the collection at The Getty Center, don't miss a visit to Hollywood Walk of Fame, then get a taste of the local shopping with The Grove, then view the masterpieces at Craft Contemporary, and finally see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory.

For maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Los Angeles trip maker.

Getting from Yosemite National Park to Los Angeles by bus takes about 12 hours. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in August, Los Angeles is much hotter at night with lows of 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Shopping Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Santa Monica
Highlights from your plan
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Griffith Observatory ©
Griffith Observatory
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier

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