15 days in West Coast Itinerary

15 days in West Coast Itinerary

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Los Angeles
— 4 nights
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San Diego
— 3 nights
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San Francisco
— 4 nights
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St. Helena
— 1 night
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Seattle
— 2 nights

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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.
Explore Los Angeles' surroundings by going to Disneyland Park (in Anaheim) and Mulholland Drive (in Beverly Hills). Pack the 24th (Thu) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. There's lots more to do: see the interesting displays at The Getty Center, explore the world behind art at Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita, look and learn at Griffith Observatory, and stop by Bergamot Station.

To see traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Los Angeles trip itinerary builder website.

Springfield to Los Angeles is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Springfield to Los Angeles, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for warmer temperatures traveling from Springfield in December, with highs in Los Angeles at 69°F and lows at 49°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) so you can drive to San Diego.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks · Museums · Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Santa Monica, Disneyland Park, Norton Simon Museum, The Wende Museum of the Cold War, Mulholland Drive
Highlights from your plan
Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita ©
Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood

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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.
San Diego is known for zoos & aquariums, museums, and beaches. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at San Diego Zoo, examine the collection at USS Midway Museum, stroll around Sunset Cliffs Natural Park, and admire the majestic nature at Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve.

To see traveler tips, maps, photos, and other tourist information, go to the San Diego journey maker website.

Traveling by car from Los Angeles to San Diego takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. In December, daytime highs in San Diego are 68°F, while nighttime lows are 51°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks · Outdoors · Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
Corporate Helicopters ©
Corporate Helicopters
San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
USS Midway Museum ©
USS Midway Museum

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
San Francisco is known for nature, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Golden Gate Bridge, take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island, and browse the different shops at Ferry Building Marketplace.

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You can fly from San Diego to San Francisco in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from San Diego in December; daily highs in San Francisco reach 59°F and lows reach 45°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat) to allow time to drive to St. Helena.

Things to do in San Francisco

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

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St. Helena

St. Helena ©
The city of St.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Sun): view the masterpieces at Mumm Napa, then soar above the sights with Napa Valley Aloft Balloon Rides, and then do a tasting at Pride Mountain Vineyards.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read our St. Helena trip planner.

You can drive from San Francisco to St. Helena in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of subway and bus. Traveling from San Francisco in January, St. Helena is a bit cooler at night with lows of 37°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) so you can travel to Seattle.

Things to do in St. Helena

Outdoors · Tours · Wineries

Side Trips

Mumm Napa, Napa Valley Aloft Balloon Rides
Highlights from your plan
Napa Valley Aloft Balloon Rides ©
Napa Valley Aloft Balloon Rides
Mumm Napa ©
Mumm Napa
Pride Mountain Vineyards ©
Pride Mountain Vineyards

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Seattle

Seattle ©
Nicknamed the "Emerald City" because of its abundant evergreen trees, Seattle is the cultural and business center of the Pacific Northwest, as well as a popular holiday destination.
On the 4th (Mon), examine the collection at The Museum of Flight, then admire the natural beauty at Bellevue Botanical Garden, then admire the masterpieces at Chihuly Garden and Glass, and finally make a trip to Space Needle.

To find traveler tips, reviews, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Seattle online journey planner.

Fly from St. Helena to Seattle in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from St. Helena in January, plan for little chillier days in Seattle, with highs around 48°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 38°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Seattle

Museums · Shopping · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Bellevue Botanical Garden
Highlights from your plan
Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Bellevue Botanical Garden ©
Bellevue Botanical Garden
The Museum of Flight ©
The Museum of Flight

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