14 days in West Coast Itinerary

14 days in West Coast Itinerary

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Route & dates

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

4
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Visiting Alcatraz Island and Lincoln Park will get you outdoors. Head to Ferry Building Marketplace and Union Squarefor some retail therapy. There's lots more to do: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, contemplate the long history of City Lights Booksellers, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Filbert Street Stairs.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the San Francisco trip itinerary maker site.

London, UK to San Francisco is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from London to San Francisco is minus 8 hours. In July, daytime highs in San Francisco are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) so you can travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

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Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

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.
Get in touch with nature at Glacier Point and Tuolumne Meadows. Next up on the itinerary: admire the sheer force of Vernal Fall, hike along Wawona Meadow, admire all the interesting features of Tioga Pass, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Panorama Trail.

For maps, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Yosemite National Park trip app.

Traveling by flight from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of subway and bus; or take a bus. Traveling from San Francisco in July, expect nights in Yosemite National Park to be little chillier, around °C, while days are a bit warmer, around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) so you can travel to Monterey.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

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Lembert Dome ©
Lembert Dome
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Tuolumne Meadows ©
Tuolumne Meadows

1
night
Monterey

Monterey ©
Monterey is a city in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 17th (Tue): tour the pleasant surroundings at Monterey Peninsula Recreational Trail.

To see traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Monterey journey app.

You can do a combination of bus and taxi from Yosemite National Park to Monterey in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in July, you will find days in Monterey are a bit cooler (°C), and nights are a bit warmer (°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) early enough to drive to Carmel.

Things to do in Monterey

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Monterey Peninsula Recreational Trail ©
Monterey Peninsula Recreational Trail

1
night
Carmel

Carmel ©
Carmel-by-the-Sea, often simply called Carmel, is a city in Monterey County, California, United States, founded in 1902 and incorporated on October 31, 1916. Kick off your visit on the 18th (Wed): kick back and relax at Carmel River State Beach, thentour the pleasant surroundings at Point Lobos, and then stop by The Cheese Shop.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Carmel tour planning site.

Carmel is just a stone's throw from Monterey. In July in Carmel, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) so you can travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Carmel

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Point Lobos ©
Point Lobos
Carmel River State Beach ©
Carmel River State Beach
The Cheese Shop ©
The Cheese Shop

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.
Visit Santa Monica State Beach and Venice Beach and Boardwalk for some beach relaxation. Go for a jaunt from Los Angeles to Anaheim to see Disneyland Park about 36 minutes away. Pack the 19th (Thu) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. There's more to do: examine the collection at The Getty Center.

To find reviews, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read our Los Angeles trip itinerary tool.

You can fly from Carmel to Los Angeles in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Carmel in July, expect Los Angeles to be a bit warmer, temps between °C and °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Santa Monica State Beach, Disneyland Park
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Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Santa Monica State Beach ©
Santa Monica State Beach
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood

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