11 days in California Itinerary

11 days in California Itinerary

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Los Angeles
— 3 nights
Drive
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San Diego
— 3 nights
Fly
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San Francisco
— 4 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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Disneyland Park and Universal Studios Hollywood. Venture out of the city with trips to Santa Monica Farmers Market (in Santa Monica) and Anaheim (Guardians of the Galaxy – Mission: BREAKOUT! & Disney California Adventure Park). There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at The Getty Center, see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory, get to know the fascinating history of Santa Monica Pier, and explore the world behind art at Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita.

For more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, use the Los Angeles tour planner.

Pittsburgh to Los Angeles is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. You'll gain 3 hours traveling from Pittsburgh to Los Angeles due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Pittsburgh, expect warmer days and a bit warmer nights in Los Angeles, ranging from highs of 69°F to lows of 49°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) early enough to drive to San Diego.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks · Museums · Shopping · Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
Disneyland Park ©
Must see
Disneyland Park
4.2
Disney California Adventure Park ©
Disney Park / Activity
Disney California Adventure Park
4.5

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San Diego

America's Finest City

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.
Kids will enjoy San Diego Zoo and SeaWorld San Diego. There's much more to do: let the kids burn off some steam at Balboa Park, pause for some photo ops at Cabrillo National Monument, admire the natural beauty at Botanical Building and Lily Pond, and see the interesting displays at USS Midway Museum.

Take the guesswork out of planning a San Diego vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Los Angeles to San Diego by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or fly. In December, plan for daily highs up to 68°F, and evening lows to 51°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) to allow time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Theme Parks · Fun & Games
Highlights from your trip
Balboa Park ©
Playground
Balboa Park
4.8

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San Francisco

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Golden Gate Bridge and Fisherman's Wharf. There's lots more to do: step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island, browse the different shops at Ferry Building Marketplace, get great views at Twin Peaks, and stop by Chinatown.

To see traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read our San Francisco online tour itinerary planner.

You can fly from San Diego to San Francisco in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from San Diego in December; daily highs in San Francisco reach 59°F and lows reach 45°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Museums · Childrens Museums · Historic Sites · Parks
Highlights from your trip
Exploratorium ©
Science Museum
Exploratorium
4.6
Alcatraz Island ©
Must see
Alcatraz Island
4.7

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