11 days in California Itinerary

11 days in California Itinerary

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11 days in California Itinerary

Start: Ljubljana
Fly:  16​h
1
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
Fly + Drive:  4​h 15​min
2
Yosemite National Park
— 4 nights
Drive:  4​h
3
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Fly:  17​h
End: Ljubljana

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.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Sun): get to know the fascinating history of El Pueblo de Los Angeles. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 29th (Mon): make an unforgettable trip to Disneyland Park.

For ratings, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Los Angeles sightseeing planning site .

Ljubljana, Slovenia to Los Angeles is an approximately 16-hour flight. You can also do a combination of shuttle and flight; or do a combination of train and flight. The time zone difference moving from Central European Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 9 hours. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Ljubljana in July since evenings lows in Los Angeles dip to 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Tue) so you can travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Santa Monica, Disneyland Park
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Venice Beach and Boardwalk ©
Venice Beach and Boardwalk
Santa Monica State Beach ©
Santa Monica State Beach

4
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.
Visiting Cathedral Beach Picnic Area and Tuolumne Meadows will get you outdoors. And it doesn't end there: explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point, admire the sheer force of Yosemite Falls, look for all kinds of wild species at North Dome, and hike along Nevada Falls Loop.

To find photos, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Yosemite National Park planner .

You can do a combination of flight and car from Los Angeles to Yosemite National Park in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from Los Angeles in July, Yosemite National Park is cooler at night with lows of 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Tuolumne Meadows ©
Tuolumne Meadows
Sentinel Dome ©
Sentinel Dome

3
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Get in touch with nature at Alcatraz Island and Lincoln Park. Family-friendly places like Exploratorium and Fort Funston National Park will thrill your kids. There's lots more to do: take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Twin Peaks, take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, and shop like a local with Union Square.

For where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the San Francisco day trip site .

Drive from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. When traveling from Yosemite National Park in August, plan for little chillier days and somewhat warmer nights in San Francisco: temperatures range from 26°C by day to 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Outdoors Wildlife Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fishing Charters & Tours
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium

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