20 days in California Itinerary

20 days in California Itinerary

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San Diego
— 3 nights
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San Francisco
— 4 nights
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Yosemite National Park
— 5 nights
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Los Angeles
— 5 nights

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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.
Step out of San Diego to go to Encinitas and see Self Realization Fellowship Hermitage & Meditation Gardens, which is approximately 30 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: meet the residents at San Diego Zoo, examine the collection at San Diego Model Railroad Museum, admire the majestic nature at Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve, and step aboard Maritime Museum of San Diego.

To see traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the San Diego attractions site.

Sao Paulo, Brazil to San Diego is an approximately 18.5-hour combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Sao Paulo to San Diego is minus 5 hours. In May, daily temperatures in San Diego can reach 25°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

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

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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: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, walk around Golden Gate Park, learn the secrets of beer at a beer tour and tasting, and take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the San Francisco itinerary app.

You can fly from San Diego to San Francisco in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from San Diego in May, San Francisco is a bit cooler at night with lows of 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) early enough to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

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

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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.
Yosemite National Park is known for nature, trails, and scenic drive. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape at Taft Point, admire the sheer force of Yosemite Falls, hike along Yosemite Valley Loop Trail, and don't miss a visit to Yosemite Village.

For photos, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Yosemite National Park online trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus 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. Traveling from San Francisco in May, Yosemite National Park is a bit cooler at night with lows of 1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) early enough to catch the bus to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Trails · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Taft Point ©
Taft Point
Sentinel Dome ©
Sentinel Dome
Mariposa Grove ©
Mariposa Grove

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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.
Get out of town with these interesting Los Angeles side-trips: Anaheim (Disneyland Park & Disney California Adventure Park). Pack the 19th (Tue) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. The adventure continues: take in the waterfront at Santa Monica Pier, appreciate the extensive heritage of Hollywood Walk of Fame, see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory, and admire the striking features of Walt Disney Concert Hall.

To see traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Los Angeles day trip app.

Take a bus from Yosemite National Park to Los Angeles in 12 hours. While traveling from Yosemite National Park, expect somewhat warmer days and warmer nights in Los Angeles, ranging from highs of 28°C to lows of 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri) 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
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier

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