17 days in California Itinerary

17 days in California Itinerary

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San Francisco
— 3 nights
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Mammoth Lakes
— 4 nights
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Los Angeles
— 4 nights
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San Diego
— 4 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.
Bring the kids along to Golden Gate Bridge and Fisherman's Wharf. There's much more to do: step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island, get curious at Exploratorium, take in nature's colorful creations at Japanese Tea Garden, and browse the different shops at Ferry Building Marketplace.

To see more things to do, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read San Francisco road trip planner.

Belfast, UK to San Francisco is an approximately 15-hour combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Belfast to San Francisco, you'll gain 8 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Belfast in August, you will find days in San Francisco are a bit warmer (26°C), and nights are about the same (17°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to travel to Mammoth Lakes.

Things to do in San Francisco

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

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Mammoth Lakes

Mammoth Lakes ©
Mammoth Lakes is a town in Mono County, California, the county's only incorporated community. Family-friendly places like Glacier Point and Mariposa Grove will thrill your kids. Venture out of the city with trips to Yosemite National Park (Sentinel Dome, Taft Point, &more).

To find traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Mammoth Lakes online trip itinerary builder.

Fly from San Francisco to Mammoth Lakes in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from San Francisco in August, plan for a bit warmer days in Mammoth Lakes, with highs around 32°C, while nights are a bit cooler with lows around 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) early enough to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Mammoth Lakes

Parks · Nature · Trails · Outdoors

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Half Dome ©
Half Dome
Mariposa Grove ©
Mariposa Grove

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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.
Bring the kids along to Disneyland Park and Disney California Adventure Park. There's much more to do: get in on the family fun at Universal Studios Hollywood, examine the collection at The Getty Center, take in the waterfront at Santa Monica Pier, and have fun and explore at Travel Town.

To see ratings, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read Los Angeles online holiday builder.

Traveling by flight from Mammoth Lakes to Los Angeles takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Plan for warmer nights when traveling from Mammoth Lakes in August since evenings lows in Los Angeles dip to 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) to allow time to drive to San Diego.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks · Museums · Childrens Museums · Outdoors

Side Trips

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

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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.
Family-friendly places like SeaWorld San Diego and Balboa Park will thrill your kids. There's much more to do: learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at San Diego Zoo, see the interesting displays at Maritime Museum of San Diego, kick back and relax at La Jolla Cove, and stroll through Mission Beach Park.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your San Diego trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

You can drive from Los Angeles to San Diego in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or fly. Traveling from Los Angeles in August, you will find days in San Diego are little chillier (30°C), and nights are about the same (23°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Outdoors · Beaches
Highlights from your plan
San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
SeaWorld San Diego ©
SeaWorld San Diego
La Jolla Cove ©
La Jolla Cove

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