11 days in California Itinerary

11 days in California Itinerary

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11 days in California Itinerary

Start: Bhubaneswar
Fly:  22​h 45​min
1
San Francisco
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h
2
Yosemite National Park
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  4​h 15​min
3
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
4
San Diego
— 2 nights
Fly:  31​h
End: Bhubaneswar

2
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Fri): examine the collection at de Young Museum, snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, then take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, and finally step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island. Keep things going the next day: identify plant and animal life at Strawberry Hill, then make a trip to Golden Gate Park, then don't miss a visit to Book Passage, and finally buy something for everyone on your list at Ferry Building Marketplace.

To see reviews, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the San Francisco online trip itinerary maker .

Bhubaneswar, India to San Francisco is an approximately 23-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 13 hours traveling from Bhubaneswar to San Francisco. Traveling from Bhubaneswar in February, expect nights in San Francisco to be little chillier, around 10°C, while days are cooler, around 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) so you can drive to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Historic Sites Nature
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Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Sun): don't miss a visit to Yosemite Conservation Heritage Center, identify plant and animal life at Nature Center at Happy Isles, and then explore the striking landscape at North Dome. On your second day here, look for all kinds of wild species at McGurk Meadow, take in the awesome beauty at Cathedral Beach Picnic Area, and then fly down the slopes at Curry Village Ice Rink.

To find maps, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Yosemite National Park trip planner .

Getting from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and car; or do a combination of subway, flight, bus, and taxi. Traveling from San Francisco in March, expect nights in Yosemite National Park to be cooler, around -5°C, while days are little chillier, around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Wildlife Outdoors
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Nature Center at Happy Isles ©
Nature Center at Happy Isles
Yosemite Conservation Heritage Center ©

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 5th (Tue): make an unforgettable trip to Disneyland Park. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at The Getty Center, then look for all kinds of wild species at Westridge-Canyonback Wilderness Park, and then identify plant and animal life at Kenneth Hahn State Recreation Area.

To find more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read our Los Angeles online trip planner .

You can do a combination of car and flight from Yosemite National Park to Los Angeles in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of taxi, bus, and flight. Plan for warmer temperatures traveling from Yosemite National Park in March, with highs in Los Angeles at 27°C and lows at 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Wed) early enough to go by car to San Diego.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Wildlife Parks

Side Trip

Disneyland Park
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Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Kenneth Hahn State Recreation Area ©
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center

2
nights
San Diego

San Diego ©
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.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Thu): pause for some photo ops at Cabrillo National Monument, then look for all kinds of wild species at Scripps Institute of Oceanography Coastal Reserve, and then admire the majestic nature at Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 8th (Fri): see the interesting displays at USS Midway Museum and then identify plant and animal life at Lions, Tigers & Bears.

To see where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the San Diego day trip tool .

Drive from Los Angeles to San Diego in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. When traveling from Los Angeles in March, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in San Diego: temperatures range from 24°C by day to 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in San Diego

Wildlife Parks Nature

Side Trip

Lions, Tigers & Bears
Highlights from your plan
Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve ©
Lions, Tigers & Bears ©
Lions, Tigers & Bears
USS Midway Museum ©
USS Midway Museum

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