17 days in California Itinerary

17 days in California Itinerary

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Los Angeles
— 4 nights
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San Diego
— 3 nights
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Mountain View
— 1 night
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Healdsburg
— 3 nights
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San Francisco
— 5 nights

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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.
You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Venice Beach and Boardwalk and Nicholas Canyon Beach. Let the collections at The Getty Center and Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County capture your imagination. There's much more to do: take a stroll through Abbot Kinney Boulevard, explore the world behind art at Norton Simon Museum, see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory, and examine the collection at The Nethercutt Collection.

For ratings, photos, maps, and more tourist information, use the Los Angeles trip itinerary planning site.

Medellin, Colombia to Los Angeles is an approximately 14-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from Medellin to Los Angeles. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in October, and nighttime lows around 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) to allow time to drive to San Diego.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums · Beaches · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
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Specialty Museum
The Getty Center
4.8
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Art Museum
Norton Simon Museum
4.8

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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.
Your itinerary includes some good beach time at La Jolla Cove and Black's Beach. Let the collections at USS Midway Museum and San Diego Model Railroad Museum capture your imagination. Step out of San Diego with an excursion to Lions, Tigers & Bears in Alpine--about 48 minutes away. There's much more to do: immerse yourself in nature at Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve, browse the exhibits of Maritime Museum of San Diego, and take in the exciting artwork at Spanish Village Art Center.

For ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the San Diego trip app.

Drive from Los Angeles to San Diego in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. In October in San Diego, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 20°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Mountain View.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Museums

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
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Must see
La Jolla Cove
4.7
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Must see
USS Midway Museum
4.8
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Specialty Museum
Maritime Museum of San Diego
4.6

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Mountain View

Mountain View ©
Mountain View is a city located in Santa Clara County, California, United States, named for its views of the Santa Cruz Mountains. Your day by day itinerary now includes Silicon Valley. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Wed): identify plant and animal life at Don Edwards San Francisco National Wildlife Refuge, then stroll around Cuesta Park, then appreciate the views at Silicon Valley, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Windy Hill Open Space Preserve.

For ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Mountain View day trip app.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from San Diego to Mountain View. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from San Diego in October since evenings lows in Mountain View dip to 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Healdsburg.

Things to do in Mountain View

Parks · Wildlife · Nature

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip

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Healdsburg

Healdsburg ©
The quaint city of Healdsburg is one of northern California's wine capitals, serving as the meeting point for three of Sonoma's most important wine-producing regions.
Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Sonoma Coast State Beach and Bodega Dunes. Get a sense of the local culture at Mumm Napa and Gracianna Winery. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Healdsburg: B Cellars Vineyards and Winery (in Oakville) and St. Helena (Anderson's Conn Valley Vineyards & Pride Mountain Vineyards). There's more to do: learn about winemaking at Jordan Vineyard & Winery and identify plant and animal life at Safari West.

For photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Healdsburg trip planner.

Traveling by car from Mountain View to Healdsburg takes 2 hours. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Mountain View in October since evenings lows in Healdsburg dip to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to San Francisco.

Things to do in Healdsburg

Parks · Wineries · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Gracianna Winery
4.8
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Winery / Vineyard
Jordan Vineyard & Winery
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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.
Do your shopping at Ferry Building Marketplace and Ferry Plaza Farmers Market. Let the collections at Exploratorium and Musee Mecanique capture your imagination. The adventure continues: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, take a stroll through Union Square, visit SoMa, and admire the masterpieces at Asian Art Museum.

To see traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the San Francisco driving holiday tool.

Traveling by car from Healdsburg to San Francisco takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train, bus, and subway. While traveling from Healdsburg, expect slightly colder days and a bit warmer nights in San Francisco, ranging from highs of 26°C to lows of 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Alcatraz Island
4.7

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