17 days in United States Itinerary

17 days in United States Itinerary

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San Francisco
— 5 nights
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Los Angeles
— 5 nights
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Yosemite National Park
— 3 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.
San Francisco Urban Adventures has been added to your itinerary. Head to Ferry Building Marketplace and Union Squarefor some retail therapy. Escape the urban bustle at Alcatraz Island and Lincoln Park. And it doesn't end there: contemplate the long history of Golden Gate Bridge, engage your brain at Exploratorium, savor the flavors at Food & Drink, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Grace Cathedral.

To find traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the San Francisco road trip planner.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to San Francisco is an approximately 19.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Dubai to San Francisco is minus 12 hours. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from Dubai in May, with highs in San Francisco at 24°C and lows at 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) to allow time to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Francisco

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Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Ferry Building Marketplace ©
Ferry Building Marketplace
Union Square ©
Union Square

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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.
Get in touch with nature at Santa Monica State Beach and Venice Beach and Boardwalk. Shop till you drop at Two Rodeo Drive and Abbot Kinney Boulevard. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Los Angeles: Santa Monica (Third Street Promenade & Santa Monica Mountains), Anaheim (Disneyland Park & Oak Canyon Nature Center) and Dolphin & Whale Watching (in Dana Point). There's much more to do: wander the streets of Montana Avenue, appreciate the extensive heritage of Hollywood Walk of Fame, get a taste of the local shopping with The Grove, and hunt for treasures at Melrose Trading Post.

For traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Los Angeles trip planner.

You can fly from San Francisco to Los Angeles in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from San Francisco in May, with highs in Los Angeles at 28°C and lows at 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) so you can catch the bus to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Parks · Shopping · Wildlife · Theme Parks

Side Trips

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Venice Beach and Boardwalk ©
Venice Beach and Boardwalk
Santa Monica Mountains ©
Santa Monica Mountains
Two Rodeo Drive ©
Two Rodeo Drive

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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.
Get outdoors at Sentinel Dome and Vernal Fall. Head to Ansel Adams Gallery and Yosemite Museum Galleryfor plenty of shopping. And it doesn't end there: explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point, tour the pleasant surroundings at North Dome, make a trip to Olmsted Point, and explore the striking landscape of Swinging Bridge Picnic Area Yosemite National Park CA.

To see more things to do, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Yosemite National Park trip tool.

Traveling by bus from Los Angeles to Yosemite National Park takes 12 hours. Traveling from Los Angeles in May, you will find days in Yosemite National Park are little chillier (21°C), and nights are cooler (1°C). On the 30th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Sentinel Dome ©
Sentinel Dome
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Vernal Fall ©
Vernal Fall

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