19 days in California Itinerary

19 days in California Itinerary

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San Diego
— 4 nights
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Los Angeles
— 4 nights
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Yosemite National Park
— 4 nights
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Truckee
— 1 night
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San Francisco
— 4 nights

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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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like San Diego Zoo and Balboa Park. Change things up with a short trip to Self Realization Fellowship Hermitage & Meditation Gardens in Encinitas (about 30 minutes away). There's still lots to do: immerse yourself in nature at Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve, laugh and play at SeaWorld San Diego, examine the collection at USS Midway Museum, and explore the striking landscape at Cabrillo Tide Pools.

For reviews, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the San Diego road trip planning tool.

Singapore, Singapore to San Diego is an approximately 21-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 16 hours traveling from Singapore to San Diego. Traveling from Singapore in December, things will get much colder in San Diego: highs are around 23°C and lows about 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Museums · Nature

Side Trip

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

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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 visit kid-friendly attractions like Disneyland Park and Universal Studios Hollywood. Get out of town with these interesting Los Angeles side-trips: Anaheim (Disney California Adventure Park & Radiator Springs Racers). There's still lots to do: see the interesting displays at The Getty Center, see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory, take a leisurely stroll along Santa Monica Pier, and partake in some friendly competition at Fantastic Race.

To find photos, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles travel route tool.

You can drive from San Diego to Los Angeles in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or fly. In December, daytime highs in Los Angeles are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) so you can take a bus to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks · Fun & Games · 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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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.
Attractions like Badger Pass Ski Area and El Capitan make great kid-friendly stops. There's lots more to do: take in the dramatic scenery at Vernal Fall, trek along Mariposa Grove, don't miss a visit to Olmsted Point, and stroll through May Lake Trailhead.

To find maps, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Yosemite National Park trip planner.

Traveling by bus from Los Angeles to Yosemite National Park takes 12 hours. Traveling from Los Angeles in December, expect Yosemite National Park to be colder, temps between 9°C and -11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) early enough to catch the bus to Truckee.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Winter Sports
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Mariposa Grove ©
Mariposa Grove
Tuolumne Meadows ©
Tuolumne Meadows

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Truckee

Truckee ©
Truckee is an incorporated town in Nevada County, California, United States. On the 21st (Sat), trot along with Tahoe Donner, then glide through natural beauty at Tahoe Cross Country, and then grab your bike and head to Truckee Bike Park.

To find other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Truckee holiday maker app.

Traveling by bus from Yosemite National Park to Truckee takes 5.5 hours. When traveling from Yosemite National Park in December, plan for little chillier days in Truckee, with highs around 5°C, while nights are about the same with lows around -11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to San Francisco.

Things to do in Truckee

Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports · Trails

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Tahoe Donner ©
Tahoe Donner
Truckee Bike Park ©
Truckee Bike Park

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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 Alcatraz Island and Fisherman's Wharf. There's lots more to do: snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, stroll around Crissy Field, go for a walk through Lombard Street, and see the interesting displays at Cable Car Museum.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our San Francisco trip itinerary maker app.

Traveling by car from Truckee to San Francisco takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. When traveling from Truckee in December, plan for a bit warmer days in San Francisco, with highs around 17°C, while nights are warmer with lows around 8°C. On the 25th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

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

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