22 days in California Itinerary

22 days in California Itinerary

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San Diego
— 2 nights
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Los Angeles
— 5 nights
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Yosemite National Park
— 4 nights
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Carmel
— 2 nights
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San Francisco
— 6 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.
Museum-lovers will appreciate USS Midway Museum and Maritime Museum of San Diego. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Gaslamp Quarter and Spanish Village Art Center. Step out of San Diego with an excursion to Lions, Tigers & Bears in Alpine--about 48 minutes away. There's more to do: learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at San Diego Zoo and admire the majestic nature at Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read San Diego trip builder app.

Mumbai, India to San Diego is an approximately 26-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 13.5 hours traveling from Mumbai to San Diego. Traveling from Mumbai in April, you will find days in San Diego are much colder (25°C), and nights are little chillier (17°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) so you can drive to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks · Museums · Wildlife

Side Trip

Lions, Tigers & Bears
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USS Midway Museum ©
USS Midway Museum
Maritime Museum of San Diego ©
Maritime Museum of San Diego
Lions, Tigers & Bears ©
Lions, Tigers & Bears

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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.
You'll explore and learn at The Getty Center and Annenberg Space for Photography. Get some historical perspective at Hollywood Forever Cemetery and Hollywood Walk of Fame. There's lots more to do: don't miss a visit to Montana Avenue, get a new perspective on nature at La Brea Tar Pits and Museum, admire the masterpieces at Norton Simon Museum, and examine the collection at Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita.

To find traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Los Angeles online holiday maker.

Traveling by car from San Diego to Los Angeles takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. April in Los Angeles sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) so you can take a bus to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums · Shopping · Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Norton Simon Museum, Montana Avenue
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Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita ©
Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Norton Simon Museum ©
Norton Simon Museum

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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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Ansel Adams Gallery and Yosemite Museum Gallery. Your inner history buff will appreciate Wawona Hotel, National Historic Landmark and Yosemite Valley Chapel. The adventure continues: look for all kinds of wild species at McGurk Meadow, take in the dramatic natural features at North Dome, snap pictures at Pohono Bridge, and get engrossed in the history at Parsons Memorial.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Yosemite National Park road trip planner.

You can take a bus from Los Angeles to Yosemite National Park in 12 hours. Traveling from Los Angeles in May, you will find days in Yosemite National Park are slightly colder (21°C), and nights are much colder (1°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to catch the bus to Carmel.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Wildlife · Parks · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
McGurk Meadow ©
McGurk Meadow
Yosemite Museum Gallery ©
Yosemite Museum Gallery
Ansel Adams Gallery ©
Ansel Adams Gallery

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Carmel

Carmel ©
Carmel-by-the-Sea, often simply called Carmel, is a city in Monterey County, California, United States, founded in 1902 and incorporated on October 31, 1916. On the 7th (Tue), get interesting insight from Tours and then immerse yourself in nature at Point Lobos. On the 8th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the exciting artwork at Wyland Gallery Carmel, view the masterpieces at Gallery by the Sea Carmel, take in the exciting artwork at Carmel Art Association, then shop like a local with Steven Whyte's Sculpture Studio and Gallery, then get to know the fascinating history of Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard, and finally look for gifts at The Cheese Shop.

To see other places to visit, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read Carmel trip itinerary maker tool.

You can take a bus from Yosemite National Park to Carmel in 15.5 hours. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in May, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 12°C in Carmel. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) so you can go by car to San Francisco.

Things to do in Carmel

Shopping · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

Dolphin & Whale Watching, Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard
Highlights from your plan
Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard ©
Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Steven Whyte's Sculpture Studio and Gallery ©

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Alcatraz Island and Union Square. Museum-lovers will get to explore Exploratorium and Musee Mecanique. The adventure continues: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, don't miss a visit to Ghirardelli Square, hunt for treasures at Ferry Plaza Farmers Market, and get curious at California Academy of Sciences.

To see where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the San Francisco trip itinerary planning tool.

Traveling by car from Carmel to San Francisco takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In May in San Francisco, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Tue) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Museums · Shopping · Childrens Museums
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium

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