15 days in California Itinerary

15 days in California Itinerary

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San Diego
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Los Angeles
— 3 nights
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St. Helena
— 1 night
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San Francisco
— 4 nights
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Yosemite National Park
— 5 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.
On the 13th (Mon), examine the collection at Old Town Model Railroad Depot and then kick back and relax at La Jolla Cove. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at Maritime Museum of San Diego and then get to know the resident critters at San Diego Zoo.

To see photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read San Diego trip itinerary maker site.

Denver to San Diego is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Denver to San Diego. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Denver in July: highs in San Diego hover around 77°F, while lows dip to 68°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Beaches · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
La Jolla Cove ©
La Jolla Cove
San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
Maritime Museum of San Diego ©
Maritime Museum of San Diego

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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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at The Getty Center and Griffith Observatory. Kids will appreciate attractions like Disneyland Park and Universal Studios Hollywood. It doesn't end there: take a leisurely stroll along Santa Monica Pier and tour the pleasant surroundings at Venice Beach and Boardwalk.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Los Angeles journey planner.

Drive from San Diego to Los Angeles in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from San Diego in July: highs in Los Angeles hover around 83°F, while lows dip to 66°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to travel to St. Helena.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks · Museums · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier

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St. Helena

St. Helena ©

The Heart Of Napa Valley

The city of St.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Sat): learn about winemaking at Pride Mountain Vineyards, learn about winemaking at Anderson's Conn Valley Vineyards, do a tasting at B Cellars Vineyards and Winery, then learn about winemaking at Inglenook, and finally learn about winemaking at V. Sattui Winery.

To find photos, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the St. Helena journey planner.

You can fly from Los Angeles to St. Helena in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Los Angeles in July, plan for a bit cooler nights in St. Helena, with lows around 53°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to drive to San Francisco.

Things to do in St. Helena

Wineries

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Pride Mountain Vineyards ©
Pride Mountain Vineyards
V. Sattui Winery ©
V. Sattui Winery
Inglenook ©
Inglenook

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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.
Bring the kids along to Alcatraz Island and Golden Gate Bridge. Let the collections at Exploratorium and Musee Mecanique capture your imagination. There's much more to do: take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, take some stellar pictures from Twin Peaks, take a stroll through Union Square, and kick back and relax at Fort Funston National Park.

For where to stay, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read our San Francisco holiday planner.

Traveling by car from St. Helena to San Francisco takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and subway. When traveling from St. Helena in July, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in San Francisco: temperatures range from 73°F by day to 57°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) early enough to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Museums · Neighborhoods · Childrens Museums · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

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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.
Bring the kids along to Glacier Point and Tuolumne Meadows. Get in touch with nature at Mariposa Grove and Tioga Pass. There's much more to do: admire the sheer force of Vernal Fall, take some stellar pictures from Washburn Point, stroll through Panorama Trail, and take in the dramatic natural features at El Capitan.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Yosemite National Park trip itinerary maker tool.

Getting from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park by car takes about 4 hours. Traveling from San Francisco in July, expect nights in Yosemite National Park to be little chillier, around 46°F, while days are somewhat warmer, around 83°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature
Highlights from your plan
Tioga Pass ©
Tioga Pass
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Mariposa Grove ©
Mariposa Grove

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