15 days in California & Las Vegas Itinerary

15 days in California & Las Vegas Itinerary

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Los Angeles
— 4 nights
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Yosemite National Park
— 4 nights
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San Francisco
— 3 nights
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Las Vegas
— 3 nights

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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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Los Angeles: Anaheim (Disneyland Park & Disney California Adventure Park). Pack the 1st (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. There's lots more to do: don't miss a visit to Santa Monica Pier, examine the collection at The Getty Center, admire the landmark architecture of Walt Disney Concert Hall, and put a fun spin on your tour with Fantastic Race.

For reviews, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read our Los Angeles tour planning app.

Tampa to Los Angeles is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from Tampa to Los Angeles. In June, Los Angeles is a bit cooler than Tampa - with highs of 79°F and lows of 62°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks · Fun & Games · Museums · Nightlife

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Disney Park / Activity
Disneyland Park
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Disney Park / Activity
Disney California Adventure Park
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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.
Yosemite National Park is known for nature, trails, and scenic drive. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape at Sentinel Dome, hike along Wawona Meadow, stroll through Panorama Trail, and make a trip to Tuolumne Grove of Giant Sequoias.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Yosemite National Park trip planner.

Drive from Los Angeles to Yosemite National Park in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. Traveling from Los Angeles in June, plan for slightly colder nights in Yosemite National Park, with lows around 43°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature
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Sentinel Dome
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Glacier Point
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Hiking Trail
Tuolumne Meadows
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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.
Change things up with a short trip to Muir Woods National Monument in Mill Valley (about 48 minutes away). There's lots more to do: step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island, take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, get to know the fascinating history of Filbert Street Stairs, and take in nature's colorful creations at Japanese Tea Garden.

To see more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our San Francisco travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco takes 4 hours. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Yosemite National Park in June: highs in San Francisco hover around 71°F, while lows dip to 55°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) so you can travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Museums

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Alcatraz Island
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Las Vegas

Las Vegas ©

Sin City

Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
On the 13th (Wed), get a taste of the local shopping with The Strip, don't miss a visit to Fountains of Bellagio, and then get the adrenaline pumping with an extreme tour. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 14th (Thu): see the interesting displays at The Mob Museum and then explore the striking landscape of Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area.

To find ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Las Vegas day trip planner.

Getting from San Francisco to Las Vegas by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In June, Las Vegas is much hotter than San Francisco - with highs of 103°F and lows of 77°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks · Shopping · Nature · Neighborhoods
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