17 days in United States Itinerary

17 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
San Francisco
— 3 nights
2
Santa Cruz
— 1 night
3
Yosemite National Park
— 3 nights
4
Los Angeles
— 6 nights
5
Anaheim
— 2 nights

3
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Your list of things to see and do now includes San Francisco Bay, Paramount Theatre, Palace of Fine Arts Theatre, and other attractions.

Planning San Francisco trip won't be overwheling when you use's Insprock itinerary maker.

Dublin, Ireland to San Francisco is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. Traveling from Dublin to San Francisco, you'll gain 8 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Dublin in May; daily highs in San Francisco reach 24°C and lows reach 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) so you can go by car to Santa Cruz.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Paramount Theatre
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium

1
night
Santa Cruz

Santa Cruz ©
Santa Cruz remains synonymous with surfing, but this counterculture bastion offers plenty even if you don't plan to catch any waves.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Santa Cruz Wharf as well as Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk. On the 29th (Sat), take in the waterfront at Santa Cruz Wharf and then get in on the family fun at Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk.

To see reviews, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Santa Cruz attractions planner.

Drive from San Francisco to Santa Cruz in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) early enough to take a bus to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Santa Cruz

Theme Parks
Highlights from your plan
Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk ©
Santa Cruz Beach Boardwalk
Santa Cruz Wharf ©
Santa Cruz Wharf

3
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.
El Capitan has been added to your itinerary. Discover out-of-the-way places like Yosemite Falls and Indigeny Reserve. Change things up with these side-trips from Yosemite National Park: El Portal Market (in El Portal) and Twain Harte Lake (in Twain Harte). There's much more to do: take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier Point, don't miss a visit to Olmsted Point, trek along Lembert Dome, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Four Mile Trail.

To find other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Yosemite National Park trip app.

You can take a bus from Santa Cruz to Yosemite National Park in 13.5 hours. Traveling from Santa Cruz in May, plan for a bit cooler nights in Yosemite National Park, with lows around 1°C. On the 2nd (Wed), you'll travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

El Portal Market, Twain Harte Lake, Indigeny Reserve
Highlights from your plan
Yosemite Falls ©
Yosemite Falls
El Portal Market ©
El Portal Market
Twain Harte Lake ©
Twain Harte Lake

6
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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Melrose Avenue, Universal Studios Hollywood, Malibu Lagoon State Beach, and other attractions you added. Do some cultural sightseeing at The Getty Center and Santa Monica Pier. Next up on the itinerary: get a taste of the local shopping with Montana Avenue, stroll through Venice Beach and Boardwalk, and don't miss a visit to Hollywood Walk of Fame.

For reviews, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles trip itinerary builder site.

You can take a bus from Yosemite National Park to Los Angeles in 12 hours. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in June, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 19°C in Los Angeles. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Anaheim.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Outdoors · Theme Parks · Parks

Side Trips

Santa Monica, Malibu Lagoon State Beach, Old Pasadena, Downtown Huntington Beach
Highlights from your plan
Venice Beach and Boardwalk ©
Venice Beach and Boardwalk
Santa Monica State Beach ©
Santa Monica State Beach
Montana Avenue ©
Montana Avenue

2
nights
Anaheim

Anaheim
Anaheim's major attractions are its world-famous Disney entertainment complex, sports teams, and convention center.
To see traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Anaheim holiday planner.

You can drive from Los Angeles to Anaheim in an hour. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Anaheim can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. You'll set off for home on the 10th (Thu).

Things to do in Anaheim

Outdoors · Parks · Tours

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