13 days in California Itinerary

13 days in California Itinerary

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13 days in California Itinerary

Start: Guwahati
Fly:  25​h
1
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h
2
Yosemite National Park
— 4 nights
Drive + Fly:  4​h 15​min
3
Los Angeles
— 4 nights
Fly:  31​h
End: Guwahati

3
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Kids will enjoy Exploratorium and Japanese Tea Garden. There's much more to do: head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, examine the collection at de Young Museum, steep yourself in history at Golden Gate Bridge, and go for a walk through Fisherman's Wharf.

To find reviews, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, go to the San Francisco trip planner .

Guwahati, India to San Francisco is an approximately 25-hour flight. Traveling from Guwahati to San Francisco, you'll gain 13 hours due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Guwahati in April, plan for cooler days and little chillier nights in San Francisco: temperatures range from 22°C by day to 12°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Historic Sites Museums
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Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium
Twin Peaks ©
Twin Peaks

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.
Attractions like Yosemite Ski and Snowboard Area and Cathedral Beach Picnic Area make great kid-friendly stops. There's still lots to do: stroll through Elizabeth Lake, Yosemite National Park, explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point, trek along Mono Pass Trail, and take some stellar pictures from Washburn Point.

For more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Yosemite National Park online trip planner .

Traveling by car from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car; or do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from San Francisco in April, expect nights in Yosemite National Park to be colder, around -2°C, while days are slightly colder, around 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) early enough to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
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Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Mariposa Grove of Giant Sequoias ©

4
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.
Family-friendly places like Disneyland Park and Universal Studios Hollywood will thrill your kids. Step out of Los Angeles to go to Anaheim and see Disney California Adventure Park, which is approximately 38 minutes away. There's still lots to do: examine the collection at The Getty Center, catch some excitement at Harry Potter and the Forbidden Journey, look and learn at Griffith Observatory, and take in the waterfront at Santa Monica Pier.

To find maps, ratings, photos, and tourist information, go to the Los Angeles trip planner.

You can do a combination of car and flight from Yosemite National Park to Los Angeles in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and flight. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Yosemite National Park in April: highs in Los Angeles hover around 28°C, while lows dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Anaheim, Santa Monica Pier
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Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Disney California Adventure Park ©
Disney California Adventure Park
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood

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