20 days in California Itinerary

20 days in California Itinerary

Created using Inspirock California travel route planner

This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

20 days in California Itinerary

Start: Bratislava
bus + Fly:  16​h 45​min
1
San Francisco
— 5 nights
Drive:  4​h
2
Yosemite National Park
— 5 nights
Drive + Fly:  4​h 15​min
3
Los Angeles
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
4
San Diego
— 4 nights
Fly + bus:  18​h
End: Bratislava

5
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Dedicate the 23rd (Sun) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. And it doesn't end there: snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, engage your brain at California Academy of Sciences, and take in the local highlights with Walking tours.

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

Bratislava, Slovakia to San Francisco is an approximately 17-hour combination of bus and flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or fly. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 9 hours traveling from Bratislava to San Francisco. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Bratislava in June: highs in San Francisco hover around 25°C, while lows dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) early enough to drive to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Tours Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

5
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, parks, scenic drive, and wildlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point, trek along Panorama Trail, get great views at Tunnel View, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Tuolumne Meadows.

Plan my day in Yosemite National Park using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Traveling by car from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car; or do a combination of flight and bus. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from San Francisco in June: highs in Yosemite National Park hover around 30°C, while lows dip to 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Vernal Fall ©
Vernal Fall
Tuolumne Meadows ©
Tuolumne Meadows

4
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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Los Angeles: Anaheim (Disneyland Park & Disney California Adventure Park). Pack the 1st (Mon) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. There's lots more to do: see the interesting displays at The Getty Center, get to know the fascinating history of Hollywood Walk of Fame, see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory, and take in the waterfront at Santa Monica Pier.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read our Los Angeles route maker app .

Traveling by combination of car and flight from Yosemite National Park to Los Angeles takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in June, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 19°C in Los Angeles. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) early enough to go by car to San Diego.

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
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center

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.
When in San Diego, make a side trip to see Self Realization Fellowship Hermitage & Meditation Gardens in Encinitas, approximately 50 minutes away. There's lots more to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at San Diego Zoo, have fun at Balboa Park, immerse yourself in nature at Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve, and find something for the whole family at SeaWorld San Diego.

For where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, use the San Diego online route planner .

Drive from Los Angeles to San Diego in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Los Angeles in July: highs in San Diego hover around 29°C, while lows dip to 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Theme Parks

Side Trip

Self Realization Fellowship Hermitage & Meditation Gardens
Highlights from your plan
San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
USS Midway Museum ©
USS Midway Museum
Balboa Park ©
Balboa Park

Similar Plans

22 days in California BY A USER FROM NEW ZEALAND September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 22 days in California BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 24 days in California & Las Vegas BY A USER FROM INDIA May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 23 days in California, Las Vegas & Page BY A USER FROM RUSSIA April, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 21 days in California BY A USER FROM MEXICO June, teens, culture, outdoors, beaches, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, teens, culture, outdoors, beaches, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 22 days in California BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES February, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: February, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 56 days in California BY A USER FROM BAHRAIN July, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, museums, shopping, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 18 days in California, Las Vegas & Grand Canyon National Park BY A USER FROM BRAZIL June, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 23 days in California BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, teens, kids, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, teens, kids, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 24 days in United States BY A USER FROM PORTUGAL April, teens, outdoors, relaxing, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, teens, outdoors, relaxing, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 23 days in California BY A USER FROM GERMANY July, culture, outdoors, beaches, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, beaches, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium
View more plans