15 days in California Itinerary

15 days in California Itinerary

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Los Angeles
— 4 nights
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San Diego
— 3 nights
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San Francisco
— 5 nights
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Mountain View
— 2 nights
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Los Angeles

— 4 nights

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.
Griffith Observatory has been added to your itinerary. Get some cultural insight at Santa Monica Pier and Montana Avenue. Head to Two Rodeo Drive and Hollywood & Highlandfor plenty of shopping. Venture out of the city with trips to Anaheim (Disneyland Park & Disney California Adventure Park) and Third Street Promenade (in Santa Monica). The adventure continues: get in on the family fun at Universal Studios Hollywood, appreciate the extensive heritage of Hollywood Walk of Fame, see the interesting displays at The Getty Center, and get a taste of the local shopping with The Grove.

For traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Los Angeles trip planner.

If you are flying in from Brazil, the closest major aiports are Los Angeles International Airport, John Wayne Airport-Orange County Airport, Ontario International Airport, San Bernardino International Airport and Edwards Air Force Base. In July, daily temperatures in Los Angeles can reach 33°C, while at night they dip to 22°C. You'll have a few hours on the 22nd (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling to San Diego.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks · Shopping · Museums · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

San Diego

— 3 nights

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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Las Americas Premium Outlets as well as Black's Beach. Get in touch with nature at La Jolla Cove and Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve. And it doesn't end there: admire nature's wide array of creatures at San Diego Zoo, shop like a local with Gaslamp Quarter, explore the different monuments and memorials at Fort Rosecrans Cemetery, and let little ones run wild at Balboa Park.

To find ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the San Diego travel route planner.

Drive from Los Angeles to San Diego in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Traveling from Los Angeles in July, expect nights in San Diego to be about the same, around 23°C, while days are slightly colder, around 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Shopping

San Francisco

— 5 nights

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Golden Gate Bridge and Union Square. Get outdoors at Fort Funston National Park and Dolphin & Whale Watching. When in San Francisco, make a side trip to see Google Android Lawn Statues in Mountain View, approximately Mountain View away. There's much more to do: wander the streets of Fisherman's Wharf, get curious at Exploratorium, don't miss a visit to Lombard Street, and visit a coastal fixture at Fort Point.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the San Francisco trip itinerary builder tool.

Traveling by car from San Diego to San Francisco takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive; or take a bus. Traveling from San Diego in July, expect a bit cooler with lows of 16°C in San Francisco. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Mountain View.

Things to do in San Francisco

Tours · Wildlife · Outdoors · Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trip

Mountain View

— 2 nights
Mountain View is a city located in Santa Clara County, California, United States, named for its views of the Santa Cruz Mountains. Start off your visit on the 30th (Tue): take a memorable drive along 17-Mile Drive, then enjoy the sand and surf at Asilomar State Beach, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stop by AiX, then see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, then browse the fresh offerings at Downtown Campbell Farmers' Market, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Trinity Episcopal Cathedral.

To find reviews, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Mountain View trip maker app.

Traveling by car from San Francisco to Mountain View takes an hour. In July, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Mountain View

Outdoors · Nature · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

California travel guide

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Specialty Museums · Wineries & Vineyards · Beaches
The Golden State
The country's most populous state, California includes landscapes that range from the forested northern coast to harsh southern deserts. Sandwiched right in the middle of the state is a fertile valley, home to farms, vineyards, and orchards. California's cities offer diverse attractions, from amusement parks and upscale shops to award-winning restaurants and innovative art galleries. Outside the state's big urban centers, places to visit include some of the nation's most rugged national parks, ancient forests, towering mountain peaks, and ski resorts. More than just a surfing destination famous for its beaches and winding coastal roads, California also boasts one of the world's largest economies, bolstered by the booming tech industries.