22 days in California Itinerary

22 days in California Itinerary

Created using Inspirock California holiday planner

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Route & dates

1
Los Angeles
— 3 nights
2
San Diego
— 4 nights
3
Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park
— 3 nights
4
Yosemite National Park
— 4 nights
5
San Francisco
— 5 nights

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.
Take a break from Los Angeles with a short trip to Disneyland Park in Anaheim, about 36 minutes away. Pack the 10th (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. There's lots more to do: take in the waterfront at Santa Monica Pier, put a fun spin on your tour with Fantastic Race, examine the collection at The Getty Center, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Hollywood Walk of Fame.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Los Angeles online tour planner.

Brussels, Belgium to Los Angeles is an approximately 15.5-hour combination of train and flight. Traveling from Brussels to Los Angeles, you'll gain 9 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Brussels in July; daily highs in Los Angeles reach °C and lows reach °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to San Diego.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Santa Monica Pier, Disneyland Park
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier

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.
Step out of San Diego to go to Encinitas and see Self Realization Fellowship Hermitage & Meditation Gardens, which is approximately 32 minutes away. There's lots more to do: observe the fascinating underwater world at SeaWorld San Diego, let the kids burn off some steam at Balboa Park, identify plant and animal life at Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve, and see the interesting displays at USS Midway Museum.

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You can drive from Los Angeles to San Diego in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. When traveling from Los Angeles in July, plan for little chillier days in San Diego, with highs around °C, while nights are about the same with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to travel to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park.

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
SeaWorld San Diego ©
SeaWorld San Diego
USS Midway Museum ©
USS Midway Museum

3
nights
Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park

Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park ©
With mountain peaks reaching past 4,250 m (14,000 ft) and trees stretching to over 75 m (250 ft) high, Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks present nature on a grand scale.
Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park is known for nature, historic sites, and trails. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: hike along Congress Trail, take a peaceful walk through Giant Forest, stroll through Zumwalt Meadow Trail, and take in the dramatic natural features at Moro Rock.

For reviews, ratings, and tourist information, use the Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park trip builder site.

You can fly from San Diego to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Expect much warmer weather when traveling from San Diego in July: highs in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) so you can catch the bus to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Giant Forest ©
Giant Forest
Congress Trail ©
Congress Trail
Moro Rock ©
Moro Rock

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: take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier Point, hike along Panorama Trail, explore the activities along Tenaya Lake, and get great views at Yosemite, Tunnel View.

For where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Yosemite National Park online trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by bus from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park to Yosemite National Park takes 8.5 hours. Traveling from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park in July, you will find days in Yosemite National Park are a bit cooler (°C), and nights are much colder (°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

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

5
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Dedicate the 27th (Sat) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. The adventure continues: snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, stroll around Golden Gate Park, browse the different shops at Ferry Building Marketplace, and engage your brain at California Academy of Sciences.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, refer to the San Francisco road trip planning site.

Fly from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and subway; or take a bus. When traveling from Yosemite National Park in July, plan for a bit cooler days and a bit warmer nights in San Francisco: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

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

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