11 days in California Itinerary

11 days in California Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
San Francisco
— 4 nights
2
Big Sur
— 1 night
3
Los Angeles
— 3 nights
4
West Hollywood
— Few hours
5
Beverly Hills
— Few hours
6
Santa Monica
— 1 day
7
Westminster
— Few hours

4
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
You'll explore and learn at Walt Disney Family Museum and Cable Car Museum. Alcatraz Island and Golden Gate Bridge are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Change things up with a short trip to Muir Woods National Monument in Mill Valley (about 48 minutes away). There's much more to do: identify plant and animal life at Marin Headlands, get to know the fascinating history of Filbert Street Stairs, hike along Lands End, and get great views at Twin Peaks.

To find more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our San Francisco trip website.

Roseville to San Francisco is an approximately 2-hour car ride. Traveling from Roseville in June, things will get little chillier in San Francisco: highs are around °F and lows about °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Big Sur.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Muir Woods National Monument, Marin Headlands
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Marin Headlands ©
Marin Headlands
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge

1
night
Big Sur

Big Sur ©
A sparsely populated area with stunning views, Big Sur attracts artists and tourists traveling California’s scenic Highway 1.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Thu): take in the exciting artwork at Coast Gallery Big Sur and then kick back and relax at Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park.

To see other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Big Sur journey builder tool.

Drive from San Francisco to Big Sur in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. July in Big Sur sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Big Sur

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park ©
Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park
Pfeiffer State Beach ©
Pfeiffer State Beach
Andrew Molera State Park ©
Andrew Molera State Park

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.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Sat): get curious at La Brea Tar Pits and Museum, thenexplore the world behind art at Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita, thensee the interesting displays at Skirball Cultural Center, and finally see the interesting displays at The Getty Center. On the next day, explore the different monuments and memorials at Pierce Brothers Westwood Village Memorial Park, enjoy the sand and surf at Venice Beach and Boardwalk, thentake in the history at Mission San Gabriel Archangel, and finally wander the streets of Old Pasadena.

For traveler tips and tourist information, read our Los Angeles online vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Big Sur to Los Angeles takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of taxi and train. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Big Sur in July: high temperatures in Los Angeles hover around °F and lows are around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Mon) to allow time for the car ride to West Hollywood.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trips

The Americana at Brand, Old Pasadena, Mission San Gabriel Archangel
Highlights from your plan
Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita ©
Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita
La Brea Tar Pits and Museum ©
La Brea Tar Pits and Museum
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center

few
hours
West Hollywood

West Hollywood ©
West Hollywood, occasionally referred to locally as WeHo, is a city in Los Angeles County, California, United States. On the 8th (Mon), look for gifts at Book Soup and then stop by Sunset Strip.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read our West Hollywood attractions planning website.

West Hollywood is just a short distance from Los Angeles. While traveling from Los Angeles, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in West Hollywood, ranging from highs of °F to lows of °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) so you can go by car to Beverly Hills.

Things to do in West Hollywood

Shopping Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Sunset Strip ©
Sunset Strip
Book Soup ©
Book Soup

few
hours
Beverly Hills

Beverly Hills
Beverly Hills is a city in Los Angeles County, California, United States, surrounded by the cities of Los Angeles and West Hollywood. To find reviews, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Beverly Hills trip planner.

Beverly Hills is just a short distance from West Hollywood. In July, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. On the 8th (Mon), you're off to Santa Monica.

Things to do in Beverly Hills

Parks Outdoors Nightlife

1
day
Santa Monica

Santa Monica
A famed resort town since the early 20th century, Santa Monica sits on the picturesque Santa Monica Bay, bordered on three sides by the city of Los Angeles.
To see maps, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Santa Monica online trip maker.

Santa Monica is very close to Beverly Hills. July in Santa Monica sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. On the 9th (Tue), you're off to Westminster.

Things to do in Santa Monica

Parks Outdoors Tours

few
hours
Westminster

Westminster ©
Westminster is a city in Orange County, California.HistoryWestminster was founded in 1870 by Rev. On the 9th (Tue), admire the local landmark of Vietnam War Memorial and then stop by Little Saigon.

To find maps, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Westminster journey planning app.

Traveling by car from Santa Monica to Westminster takes an hour. In July, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Tue) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Westminster

Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Little Saigon ©
Little Saigon
Vietnam War Memorial ©
Vietnam War Memorial

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