16 days in California Itinerary

16 days in California Itinerary

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16 days in California Itinerary

Start: Mumbai
Fly:  23​h 45​min
1
San Diego
— 4 nights
2
Los Angeles
— 3 nights
Fly + Drive:  6​h 30​min
3
Yosemite National Park
— 4 nights
Drive:  4​h
4
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Fly:  21​h 15​min
End: Mumbai

4
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.
Pack the 12th (Tue) with family-friendly diversions at SeaWorld San Diego. There's much more to do: meet the residents at San Diego Zoo, stroll through Children's Pool, appreciate the history behind Cabrillo National Monument, and let the kids burn off some steam at Balboa Park.

To find ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the San Diego trip itinerary builder tool .

Mumbai, India to San Diego is an approximately 24-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. Traveling from Mumbai to San Diego, you'll gain 13 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Mumbai in June, with highs in San Diego at 26°C and lows at 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
SeaWorld San Diego ©
SeaWorld San Diego
Balboa Park ©
Balboa Park

3
nights
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 the numerous day-trip ideas around Los Angeles: Anaheim (Disneyland Park & Disney California Adventure Park). Pack the 15th (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood.

To see reviews and more tourist information, you can read our Los Angeles trip website .

You can drive from San Diego to Los Angeles in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or fly. Traveling from San Diego in June, expect nights in Los Angeles to be about the same, around 19°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks

Side Trip

Anaheim
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Disney California Adventure Park ©
Disney California Adventure Park
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood

4
nights
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, scenic drive, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point, hike along Wawona Meadow, tour the pleasant surroundings at Panorama Trail, and don't miss a visit to Tuolumne Grove of Giant Sequoias.

To find more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Yosemite National Park trip itinerary planner .

You can drive from Los Angeles to Yosemite National Park in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, bus, and taxi; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Traveling from Los Angeles in June, expect colder with lows of 5°C in Yosemite National Park. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) to allow time to drive to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Tuolumne Meadows ©
Tuolumne Meadows
Sentinel Dome ©
Sentinel Dome

3
nights
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, museums, parks, nightlife, and childrens museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, have fun and explore at Exploratorium, take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, and steep yourself in history at SS Jeremiah O'Brien.

For ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our San Francisco trip planner .

Getting from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of taxi, bus, flight, and subway. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Yosemite National Park in June: highs in San Francisco hover around 25°C, while lows dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium
Twin Peaks ©
Twin Peaks

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