16 days in California Itinerary

16 days in California Itinerary

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San Francisco
— 3 nights
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Yosemite National Park
— 4 nights
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Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park
— 2 nights
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San Diego
— 2 nights
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Los Angeles
— 3 nights

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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.
San Francisco is known for nature, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, browse the different shops at Ferry Building Marketplace, step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island, and see the interesting displays at Exploratorium.

To see photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the San Francisco day trip website.

Belgrade, Serbia to San Francisco is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 9 hours traveling from Belgrade to San Francisco. In October, San Francisco is somewhat warmer than Belgrade - with highs of 26°C and lows of 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks · Historic Sites · Museums · Childrens Museums
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.
Yosemite National Park is known for nature, trails, and scenic drive. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point, explore and take pictures at Tioga Pass, don't miss a visit to Tuolumne Grove of Giant Sequoias, and explore the activities along Tenaya Lake.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read our Yosemite National Park trip itinerary builder website.

You can 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. While traveling from San Francisco, expect little chillier days and cooler nights in Yosemite National Park, ranging from highs of 22°C to lows of -2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Sat) to allow enough time to take a bus to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Half Dome ©
Half Dome
Taft Point ©
Taft Point

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Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park ©

A Land of Giants

With mountain peaks reaching past 4,250 m (14,000 ft) and trees stretching to over 75 m (250 ft) high, Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks present nature on a grand scale.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sun): take in the dramatic natural features at Moro Rock Trail, then take a peaceful walk through Giant Forest, and then hike along Lakes Trail in Sequoia National Park. Here are some ideas for day two: hike along Congress Trail, then explore and take pictures at Generals Hwy, then surround yourself with nature on Sequoia Sightseeing Tours, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Grizzly Falls.

For other places to visit, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read our Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park online trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by bus from Yosemite National Park to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park takes 8.5 hours. While traveling from Yosemite National Park, expect a bit warmer days and much warmer nights in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park, ranging from highs of 32°C to lows of 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) so you can travel to San Diego.

Things to do in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature
Highlights from your plan
Giant Forest ©
Giant Forest
Moro Rock Trail ©
Moro Rock Trail
Lakes Trail in Sequoia National Park ©
Lakes Trail in Sequoia National Park

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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.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Tue): appreciate the history behind Cabrillo National Monument and then admire nature's wide array of creatures at San Diego Zoo. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Wed): examine the collection at USS Midway Museum and then stroll around Balboa Park.

To find traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the San Diego itinerary builder website.

Traveling by flight from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park to San Diego takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park in October, San Diego is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) to allow time to drive to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Fun & Games · Museums
Highlights from your plan
San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
USS Midway Museum ©
USS Midway Museum
Balboa Park ©
Balboa Park

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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.
Step out of Los Angeles to go to Anaheim and see Disneyland Park, which is approximately 36 minutes away. Pack the 23rd (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. There's much more to do: take a leisurely stroll along Santa Monica Pier, admire the masterpieces at Los Angeles County Museum of Art, appreciate the extensive heritage of Hollywood Walk of Fame, and examine the collection at The Getty Center.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Los Angeles trip website.

You can drive from San Diego to Los Angeles in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in October, and nighttime lows around 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks · Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier

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