18 days in California Itinerary

18 days in California Itinerary

Created using Inspirock California Trip Planner

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Route & dates

1
San Francisco
— 3 nights
2
Yosemite National Park
— 4 nights
3
Monterey
— 1 night
4
San Diego
— 4 nights
5
Los Angeles
— 3 nights

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, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, go for a walk through Lombard Street, admire the striking features of Transamerica Pyramid, and walk around Golden Gate Park.

Plan my day in San Francisco using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Singapore, Singapore to San Francisco is an approximately 18-hour flight. The time zone changes from Singapore Standard Time (SGT) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -16 hour difference. Prepare for much colder weather when traveling from Singapore in June: high temperatures in San Francisco hover around °C and lows are around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) so you can travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Historic Sites Breweries & Distilleries
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium

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, and scenic drive. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape at Sentinel Dome, get great views at Half Dome, trek along Lembert Dome, and stroll through Wawona Meadow.

To find other places to visit, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, use the Yosemite National Park trip builder site.

Traveling by flight from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of subway and bus; or take a bus. When traveling from San Francisco in June, plan for a bit warmer days and little chillier nights in Yosemite National Park: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) so you can travel to Monterey.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Half Dome ©
Half Dome
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Panorama Trail ©
Panorama Trail

1
night
Monterey

Monterey ©
Monterey is a city in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sat): kick back and relax at Point Lobos.

To find maps, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Monterey visit planning app.

Traveling by combination of bus and taxi from Yosemite National Park to Monterey takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. While traveling from Yosemite National Park, expect little chillier days and a bit warmer nights in Monterey, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to San Diego.

Things to do in Monterey

Nature Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Point Lobos
Highlights from your plan
Point Lobos ©
Point Lobos

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.
Spend the 11th (Sun) exploring the fascinating underwater world at SeaWorld San Diego. Next up on the itinerary: get to know the resident critters at San Diego Zoo, let the kids burn off some steam at Balboa Park, enjoy the sand and surf at Children's Pool, and see the interesting displays at Timken Museum of Art.

To find reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the San Diego trip planner.

Fly from Monterey to San Diego in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Monterey in June since evenings lows in San Diego dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) to allow 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
Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve ©
Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve

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 Los Angeles' surroundings by going to Anaheim (Disneyland Park & Disney California Adventure Park). Pack the 17th (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. There's still lots to do: take in the waterfront at Santa Monica Pier, see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory, examine the collection at The Getty Center, and Head underground at Bronson Caves.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Los Angeles tour itinerary planning app.

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, you will find days in Los Angeles are somewhat warmer (°C), and nights are about the same (°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Anaheim, Santa Monica Pier
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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