15 days in California Itinerary

15 days in California Itinerary

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San Diego
— 3 nights
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Anaheim
— 2 nights
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Los Angeles
— 4 nights
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Monterey
— 1 night
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San Francisco
— 4 nights

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San Diego

San Diego ©

America's Finest City

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.
Family-friendly places like San Diego Zoo and Balboa Park will thrill your kids. There's lots more to do: observe the fascinating underwater world at SeaWorld San Diego, examine the collection at San Diego Model Railroad Museum, explore the galleries of Maritime Museum of San Diego, and pause for some photo ops at Cabrillo National Monument.

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Charlotte to San Diego is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from Charlotte to San Diego. Traveling from Charlotte in November, things will get somewhat warmer in San Diego: highs are around 73°F and lows about 57°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Anaheim.

Things to do in San Diego

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

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Anaheim

Anaheim ©

Heart of Orange County

Anaheim's major attractions are its world-famous Disney entertainment complex, sports teams, and convention center.
On the 25th (Wed), make an unforgettable trip to Disneyland Park and then test your team's savvy at Red Lantern Escape Rooms. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Thu): make an unforgettable trip to Disney California Adventure Park.

For ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Anaheim online trip planner.

Getting from San Diego to Anaheim by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In November, plan for daily highs up to 77°F, and evening lows to 53°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Anaheim

Theme Parks · Fun & Games

Side Trip

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Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Disney California Adventure Park ©
Disney California Adventure Park
Red Lantern Escape Rooms ©
Red Lantern Escape Rooms

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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.
Bring the kids along to Santa Monica Farmers Market and Santa Monica Pier. Go for a jaunt from Los Angeles to Santa Monica to see Bergamot Station about 32 minutes away. Pack the 27th (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at The Getty Center, kick back and relax at Santa Monica State Beach, steep yourself in history at Greystone Mansion and Park, and walk around Palisades Park.

For where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Los Angeles trip planner.

You can drive from Anaheim to Los Angeles in an hour. Other options are to take a shuttle; or take a train. In November, daily temperatures in Los Angeles can reach 76°F, while at night they dip to 55°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Monterey.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks · Shopping · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita ©
Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier

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Monterey

Monterey ©
Monterey is a city in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 1st (Tue): let your taste buds guide you at Carmel Food Tours, then admire the majestic nature at Point Lobos, and then make a trip to Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard.

For more things to do, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, use the Monterey trip itinerary builder.

You can fly from Los Angeles to Monterey in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In November, Monterey is little chillier than Los Angeles - with highs of 65°F and lows of 47°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) so you can drive to San Francisco.

Things to do in Monterey

Tours · Nature · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Point Lobos ©
Point Lobos
Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard ©
Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard
Carmel Food Tours ©
Carmel Food Tours

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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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Golden Gate Bridge and Alcatraz Island. There's still lots to do: engage your brain at Exploratorium, take some stellar pictures from Battery Spencer, examine the collection at Cable Car Museum, and stroll around Golden Gate Park.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your San Francisco trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

You can drive from Monterey to San Francisco in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a shuttle. Expect a daytime high around 59°F in December, and nighttime lows around 45°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Museums · Parks · Childrens Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island

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