14 days in California Itinerary

14 days in California Itinerary

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San Diego
— 2 nights
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Los Angeles
— 4 nights
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San Francisco
— 3 nights
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Yosemite National Park
— 4 nights

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San Diego

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.
Attractions like San Diego Zoo and Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve make great kid-friendly stops. 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, and examine the collection at Timken Museum of Art.

To see ratings and other tourist information, use the San Diego trip itinerary builder.

Mexico City, Mexico to San Diego is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight, bus, and tram. You can also fly; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Mexico City to San Diego. In December in San Diego, expect temperatures between 23°C during the day and 12°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Museums · Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve ©
Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve
Balboa Park ©
Balboa Park

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Los Angeles

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.
Family-friendly places like Disneyland Park and Griffith Observatory will thrill your kids. When in Los Angeles, make a side trip to see Guardians of the Galaxy – Mission: BREAKOUT! in Anaheim, approximately Anaheim away. Pack the 24th (Thu) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at The Getty Center, Head underground at Bronson Caves, get a new perspective on nature at La Brea Tar Pits and Museum, and browse the different shops at Two Rodeo Drive.

To find traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Los Angeles route planning tool.

Getting from San Diego to Los Angeles by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or fly. In December, daily temperatures in Los Angeles can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks · Museums · Childrens Museums · Nightlife

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood
Griffith Observatory ©
Griffith Observatory

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Alcatraz Island and Golden Gate Bridge. There's lots more to do: see the interesting displays at Exploratorium, stop by Fisherman's Wharf, hunt for treasures at Ferry Plaza Farmers Market, and don't miss a visit to Lombard Street.

To find maps, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the San Francisco route maker site.

You can fly from Los Angeles to San Francisco in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. While traveling from Los Angeles, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in San Francisco, ranging from highs of 17°C to lows of 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) early enough to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Childrens Museums · Museums · Historic Sites · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium

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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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Badger Pass Ski Area and Half Dome. There's lots more to do: take in the dramatic scenery at Vernal Fall, get a dose of the wild on YExplore Yosemite Adventures - Day Tours, don't miss a visit to Washburn Point, and look for all kinds of wild species at Nature Center at Happy Isles.

To find traveler tips, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Yosemite National Park road trip planning site.

Traveling by car from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park takes 4 hours. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from San Francisco in December: highs in Yosemite National Park hover around 9°C, while lows dip to -11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Winter Sports · Nature
Highlights from your plan
Badger Pass Ski Area ©
Badger Pass Ski Area
Half Dome ©
Half Dome
Vernal Fall ©
Vernal Fall

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