16 days in California Itinerary

16 days in California Itinerary

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16 days in California Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly + bus:  19​h 45​min
1
Santa Monica
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
San Diego
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
3
Oakville
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
San Francisco
— 6 nights
Fly:  18​h 45​min
End: Singapore

4
nights
Santa Monica

Santa Monica ©
A famed resort town since the early 20th century, Santa Monica sits on the picturesque Santa Monica Bay, bordered on three sides by the city of Los Angeles.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Montana Avenue and Bergamot Station. We've included these beaches for you: Venice Beach and Boardwalk and Santa Monica Beach. Get out of town with these interesting Santa Monica side-trips: Hermosa Beach Pier (in Hermosa Beach) and Los Angeles (Hollywood & Highland, El Pueblo de Los Angeles, & more). And it doesn't end there: take a stroll through Abbot Kinney Boulevard, appreciate the extensive heritage of Venice Canals Walkway, browse the eclectic array of goods at Melrose Trading Post, and shop like a local with Third Street Promenade.

For more things to do, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Santa Monica trip planner.

Singapore, Singapore to Santa Monica is an approximately 20-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of flight and tram; or do a combination of flight, bus, and tram. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 16 hours traveling from Singapore to Santa Monica. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Singapore in March: high temperatures in Santa Monica hover around 23°C and lows are around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to San Diego.

Things to do in Santa Monica

Shopping Neighborhoods Parks

Side Trips

Los Angeles, Hermosa Beach Pier
Highlights from your plan
Bergamot Station ©
Bergamot Station
Venice Beach and Boardwalk ©
Venice Beach and Boardwalk
El Pueblo de Los Angeles ©
El Pueblo de Los Angeles

3
nights
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.
Visit La Jolla Cove and Children's Pool for some beach relaxation. Next up on the itinerary: shop like a local with Gaslamp Quarter, enjoy the sand and surf at La Jolla Shores Park, see the interesting displays at San Diego Air & Space Museum, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Black's Beach.

To see photos, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, use the San Diego trip itinerary maker website .

Traveling by car from Santa Monica to San Diego takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of bus and train. In March in San Diego, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 15°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) so you can travel to Oakville.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
La Jolla Cove ©
La Jolla Cove
Children's Pool ©
Children's Pool
Mission Beach Park ©
Mission Beach Park

1
night
Oakville

Oakville ©
Oakville is a census-designated place (CDP) in the of Napa County, northern California.The population was 71 at the 2010 census.The local economy is based on Napa Valley wine production, and Oakville was formally declared a distinct appellation within the Napa Valley AVA in 1993. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): stop by Oxbow Public Market, then do a tasting at B Cellars Vineyards and Winery, and then do a tasting at V. Sattui.

To find reviews, ratings, photos, and tourist information, use the Oakville trip planner.

Getting from San Diego to Oakville by combination of flight, taxi, and bus takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight, subway, and bus; or drive. Traveling from San Diego in March, expect Oakville to be slightly colder, temps between 20°C and 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) so you can drive to San Francisco.

Things to do in Oakville

Wineries Shopping

Side Trips

St. Helena, Oxbow Public Market, Schramsberg Vineyards, Inglenook
Highlights from your plan
Pride Mountain Vineyards ©
Pride Mountain Vineyards
Inglenook ©
Inglenook
Schramsberg Vineyards ©
Schramsberg Vineyards

6
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Alcatraz Island and City Lights Booksellers & Publishers will appeal to history buffs. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Fisherman's Wharf and The Castro. There's much more to do: buy something for everyone on your list at Ferry Building Marketplace, don't miss a visit to Ghirardelli Square, take a stroll through Union Square, and snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge.

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Traveling by car from Oakville to San Francisco takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and subway. Traveling from Oakville in March, plan for a bit warmer nights in San Francisco, with lows around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Neighborhoods Shopping Parks
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

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