14 days in California Itinerary

14 days in California Itinerary

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14 days in California Itinerary

Start: Doha
Fly:  19​h 15​min
1
Los Angeles
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
San Diego
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
3
San Francisco
— 4 nights
Fly:  21​h 30​min
End: Doha

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.
Kids will enjoy Disneyland Park and The Getty Center. Change things up with a short trip to Disney California Adventure Park in Anaheim (about 38 minutes away). Pack the 18th (Mon) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. And it doesn't end there: look and learn at Griffith Observatory, pause for some photo ops at Guitar Center, and take a leisurely stroll along Santa Monica Pier.

To find reviews, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles online travel planner .

Doha, Qatar to Los Angeles is an approximately 19.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone changes from Arabia Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -11 hour difference. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Doha in February; daily highs in Los Angeles reach 25°C and lows reach 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) early enough to drive to San Diego.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Anaheim, Santa Monica Pier
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Disney California Adventure Park ©
Disney California Adventure Park
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood

4
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.
Family-friendly places like San Diego Zoo and SeaWorld San Diego will thrill your kids. There's lots more to do: have fun at Balboa Park, trek along Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve, enjoy the sand and surf at Children's Pool, and see the interesting displays at San Diego Model Railroad Museum.

To see photos, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the San Diego day trip planning site .

Drive from Los Angeles to San Diego in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. In February, daytime highs in San Diego are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Theme Parks
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San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
SeaWorld San Diego ©
SeaWorld San Diego
Balboa Park ©
Balboa Park

4
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Family-friendly places like Exploratorium and Crissy Field will thrill your kids. There's still lots to do: snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, buy something for everyone on your list at Ferry Building Marketplace, and take in nature's colorful creations at Japanese Tea Garden.

For maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read San Francisco trip itinerary builder .

Traveling by flight from San Diego to San Francisco takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and subway; or drive. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from San Diego in February, with highs in San Francisco at 19°C and lows at 10°C. On the 27th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Childrens Museums Museums
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium
California Academy of Sciences ©
California Academy of Sciences

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