15 days in California Itinerary

15 days in California Itinerary

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

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Golden Gate Bridge and Fisherman's Wharf. There's much more to do: head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, engage your brain at Exploratorium, take a tour of SS Jeremiah O'Brien, and stroll around Golden Gate Park.

Plan trip to San Francisco with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Montreal, Canada to San Francisco is an approximately 10-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus, train, and subway. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -3 hour difference. June in San Francisco sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue) early enough to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

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

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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.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Wed): explore the activities along Tenaya Lake, hike along Tuolumne Meadows, and then make a trip to Olmsted Point. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point, explore the striking landscape at Sentinel Dome, then take in the dramatic scenery at Vernal Fall, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Yosemite Falls.

To find maps, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Yosemite National Park route planner.

Do a combination of flight and bus from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of subway and bus; or take a bus. When traveling from San Francisco in July, plan for a bit warmer days and a bit cooler nights in Yosemite National Park: temperatures range from 33°C by day to 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) early enough to take a bus to Anaheim.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Nature · Trails
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Sentinel Dome ©
Sentinel Dome
Tuolumne Meadows ©
Tuolumne Meadows

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Anaheim

Anaheim ©
Anaheim's major attractions are its world-famous Disney entertainment complex, sports teams, and convention center.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Fri): discover the magic at Disneyland Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: discover the magic at Disney California Adventure Park.

For maps, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Anaheim itinerary maker.

Take a bus from Yosemite National Park to Anaheim in 14.5 hours. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in July, plan for much warmer nights in Anaheim, with lows around 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to San Diego.

Things to do in Anaheim

Theme Parks
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Disney California Adventure Park ©
Disney California Adventure Park

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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.
Attractions like San Diego Zoo and Maritime Museum of San Diego make great kid-friendly stops. There's lots more to do: observe the fascinating underwater world at SeaWorld San Diego, let little ones run wild at Balboa Park, take in nature's colorful creations at Botanical Building and Lily Pond, and examine the collection at San Diego Model Railroad Museum.

For traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read our San Diego trip builder site.

Drive from Anaheim to San Diego in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. While traveling from Anaheim, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in San Diego, ranging from highs of 29°C to lows of 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) early enough to drive to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Theme Parks
Highlights from your plan
San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
SeaWorld San Diego ©
SeaWorld San Diego
Balboa Park ©
Balboa Park

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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.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Wed): find something for the whole family at Universal Studios Hollywood. Keep things going the next day: take a leisurely stroll along Santa Monica Pier, examine the collection at The Getty Center, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Hollywood Walk of Fame, and finally see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory.

To find maps, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles trip itinerary builder app.

Traveling by car from San Diego to Los Angeles takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. While traveling from San Diego, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Los Angeles, ranging from highs of 33°C to lows of 22°C. On the 12th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks · Museums · Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Santa Monica Pier
Highlights from your plan
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier
Griffith Observatory ©
Griffith Observatory

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