14 days in United States Itinerary

14 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
San Francisco
— 2 nights
2
Monterey
— 1 night
3
Yosemite National Park
— 4 nights
4
Santa Barbara
— 1 day
5
Los Angeles
— 4 nights

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 28th (Sat): see the interesting displays at Cable Car Museum and then go for a walk through Lombard Street. Keep things going the next day: see the interesting displays at de Young Museum, head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, and then take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the San Francisco day trip planning site.

Manchester, UK to San Francisco is an approximately 16-hour flight. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -8 hour difference. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Manchester in March, with highs in San Francisco at °C and lows at °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) so you can drive to Monterey.

Things to do in San Francisco

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

1
night
Monterey

Monterey ©
Monterey is a city in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 31st (Tue): enjoy the sand and surf at Point Lobos and then grab your bike and head to Monterey Peninsula Recreational Trail.

For other places to visit and more tourist information, go to the Monterey trip maker site.

You can drive from San Francisco to Monterey in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a shuttle. In March, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Tue) so you can travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Monterey

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trip

Point Lobos
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Monterey Peninsula Recreational Trail ©
Monterey Peninsula Recreational Trail
Point Lobos ©
Point Lobos

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.
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To see ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Yosemite National Park day trip planning website.

Do a combination of taxi and bus from Monterey to Yosemite National Park in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. When traveling from Monterey in March, plan for a bit cooler days and much colder nights in Yosemite National Park: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Santa Barbara.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature
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Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Vernal Fall ©
Vernal Fall
North Dome ©
North Dome

1
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Santa Barbara

Santa Barbara ©
Nestled between the Pacific Ocean and the Santa Ynez Mountains, Santa Barbara is a solid vacation destination with its wide beaches, renowned wineries, and some of California's finest shopping and dining options.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Sun): contemplate the long history of Old Mission Santa Barbara, meet the residents at Santa Barbara Zoo, and then take a leisurely stroll along Stearns Wharf.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, use the Santa Barbara trip planner.

Getting from Yosemite National Park to Santa Barbara by combination of bus and train takes about 14.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. When traveling from Yosemite National Park in April, plan for somewhat warmer days in Santa Barbara, with highs around °C, while nights are warmer with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) early enough to drive to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Santa Barbara

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Santa Barbara Zoo ©
Santa Barbara Zoo
Old Mission Santa Barbara ©
Old Mission Santa Barbara
Stearns Wharf ©
Stearns Wharf

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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Los Angeles: Anaheim (Disneyland Park & Disney California Adventure Park). Pack the 8th (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. The adventure continues: take a leisurely stroll along Santa Monica Pier, see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory, Head underground at Bronson Caves, and examine the collection at The Getty Center.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Los Angeles day trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Santa Barbara to Los Angeles takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Santa Barbara in April since evenings lows in Los Angeles dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Historic Sites

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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