20 days in United States Itinerary

20 days in United States Itinerary

Created using Inspirock California visit planner

Plan created by another user. Make it yours
1
San Francisco
— 7 nights
2
Monterey
— 2 nights
3
Los Angeles
— 5 nights
4
San Diego
— 3 nights

S M T W T F S
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8

7
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Haight-Ashbury, Painted Ladies, North Beach, and other attractions. Kids will appreciate attractions like Golden Gate Bridge and Alcatraz Island. There's more to do: get curious at Exploratorium.

For maps, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the San Francisco road trip planner.

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil to San Francisco is an approximately 21-hour flight. Traveling from Rio de Janeiro to San Francisco, you'll gain 5 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect colder temperatures when traveling from Rio de Janeiro in January; daily highs in San Francisco reach 17°C and lows reach 9°C. You will leave for Monterey on the 23rd (Thu).

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks · Neighborhoods · Childrens Museums · Museums

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
©
Science Museum
Exploratorium
4.6
©
Must see
Alcatraz Island
4.7

2
nights
Monterey

Monterey ©
Monterey is a city in the U.S. Your day by day itinerary now includes Solvang Antiques, Friends of the Elephant Seal Visitor Center and Gift Shop, McWay Falls, and other attractions you added. Kids will enjoy Monterey Bay Aquarium and 17-Mile Drive. Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard.

To see maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Monterey trip itinerary maker site.

Traveling by car from San Francisco to Monterey takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a shuttle. In January in Monterey, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 7°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Monterey

Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
©
Scenic Drive
17-Mile Drive
4.1

5
nights
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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Hollywood Bowl, Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County, California Science Center, and other attractions. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Disneyland Park and Griffith Observatory. Venture out of the city with trips to LEGOLAND California (in Carlsbad) and Disney California Adventure Park (in Anaheim). Pack the 28th (Tue) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. There's more to do: take a leisurely stroll along Santa Monica Pier.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Los Angeles road trip planning site.

Getting from Monterey to Los Angeles by car takes about 6 hours. Other options: fly; or drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Monterey in January: highs in Los Angeles hover around 24°C, while lows dip to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) early enough to drive to San Diego.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks · Museums · Historic Sites · Tours

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
©
Must see
Disneyland Park
4.2
©
Disney Park / Activity
Disney California Adventure Park
4.5

3
nights
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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Coronado Beach, Old Point Loma Lighthouse, San Diego Zoo, and other attractions you added. Start off your visit on the 1st (Sat): observe the fascinating underwater world at SeaWorld San Diego, see the interesting displays at USS Midway Museum, then take a leisurely stroll along Seaport Village, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at La Jolla Shores Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire nature's wide array of creatures at San Diego Zoo, examine the collection at San Diego Air & Space Museum, then visit a coastal fixture at Old Point Loma Lighthouse, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Coronado Beach.

To see photos, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our San Diego trip builder website.

Traveling by car from Los Angeles to San Diego takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. In January in San Diego, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 12°C at night. On the 3rd (Mon), you're off to home.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Theme Parks · Beaches

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
©
Specialty Museum
USS Midway Museum
4.8

Similar trips

23 days in United States BY A USER FROM POLAND September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 21 days in San Francisco, Florida & San Diego BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA January, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, hidden gems Preferences: January, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Medium 22 days in United States BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 22 days in San Francisco BY A USER FROM BRAZIL November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 22 days in United States BY A USER FROM IRELAND October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 43 days in United States & St. Thomas BY A USER FROM BRAZIL December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems Preferences: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Slow & easy 55 days in United States BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems Preferences: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Slow & easy 21 days in California, Las Vegas & Grand Canyon National Park BY A USER FROM SLOVENIA September, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: September, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 21 days in United States BY A USER FROM INDIA November, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: November, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 22 days in Los Angeles BY A USER FROM DENMARK June, teens, kids, culture, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: June, teens, kids, culture, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 34 days in United States BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA July, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: July, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium
See more trips