15 days in California Itinerary

15 days in California Itinerary

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15 days in California Itinerary

Start: Mumbai
Fly:  26​h
1
Los Angeles
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
San Diego
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
3
San Francisco
— 6 nights
Fly:  22​h 15​min
End: Mumbai

3
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.
El Pueblo de Los Angeles and La Brea Tar Pits and Museum will appeal to history buffs. The Getty Center and Los Angeles County Museum of Art will appeal to museum buffs. Step out of Los Angeles to go to Santa Monica and see Montana Avenue, which is approximately 36 minutes away. There's much more to do: kick back and relax at Venice Beach and Boardwalk, learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County, see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory, and examine the collection at The Grammy Museum.

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Bengaluru, India to Los Angeles is an approximately 26-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or fly. Traveling from Bengaluru to Los Angeles, you'll gain 13 hours due to the time zone difference. In January, Los Angeles is little chillier than Bengaluru - with highs of 24°C and lows of 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to San Diego.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums Childrens Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Montana Avenue
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The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Los Angeles County Museum of Art ©
Los Angeles County Museum of Art

3
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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like USS Midway Museum and Maritime Museum of San Diego. We've included these beaches for you: La Jolla Cove and Mission Beach Park. Next up on the itinerary: admire the majestic nature at Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve, get a taste of the local shopping with Gaslamp Quarter, and see the interesting displays at Mingei International Museum.

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You can drive from Los Angeles to San Diego in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in January, and nighttime lows around 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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La Jolla Cove ©
La Jolla Cove
USS Midway Museum ©
USS Midway Museum
Maritime Museum of San Diego ©
Maritime Museum of San Diego

6
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Get some historical perspective at Alcatraz Island and SS Jeremiah O'Brien. Let the collections at Exploratorium and Asian Art Museum capture your imagination. And it doesn't end there: buy something for everyone on your list at Ferry Building Marketplace, steep yourself in history at City Lights Booksellers, take a stroll through SoMa, and take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf.

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You can fly from San Diego to San Francisco in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and subway; or drive. In January, San Francisco is a bit cooler than San Diego - with highs of 17°C and lows of 9°C. On the 27th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Museums Shopping Neighborhoods
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Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island

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