22 days in California Itinerary

22 days in California Itinerary

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22 days in California Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly:  17​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
— 5 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
4
San Diego
— 5 nights
Fly:  20​h 45​min
End: Singapore

5
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Bring the kids along to Exploratorium and Crissy Field. Go for a jaunt from San Francisco to Napa to see Wine Tours & Tastings about 1h 10 min away. There's lots more to do: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island, take in the awesome beauty at Twin Peaks, and wander the streets of SoMa.

To see maps, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the San Francisco holiday planner .

Singapore, Singapore to San Francisco is an approximately 18-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and subway; or do a combination of flight and shuttle. The time zone changes from Singapore Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -16 hour difference. Expect much colder temperatures when traveling from Singapore in November; daily highs in San Francisco reach 20°C and lows reach 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Tours Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Wine Tours & Tastings
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium
California Academy of Sciences ©
California Academy of Sciences

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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Yosemite Ski and Snowboard Area and Cathedral Beach Picnic Area. Next up on the itinerary: explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point, take some stellar pictures from Tunnel View, make a trip to Yosemite Village, and hike along Mariposa Grove of Giant Sequoias.

To find more things to do, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, use the Yosemite National Park tour itinerary planner.

Getting from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and car; or do a combination of subway, flight, bus, and taxi. While traveling from San Francisco, expect little chillier days and colder nights in Yosemite National Park, ranging from highs of 14°C to lows of -8°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) so you can travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Yosemite Ski and Snowboard Area ©
Yosemite Ski and Snowboard Area
Cathedral Beach Picnic Area ©
Cathedral Beach Picnic Area

5
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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Disneyland Park and Universal Studios Hollywood. Explore Los Angeles' surroundings by going to Anaheim (Disney California Adventure Park & Downtown Disney). And it doesn't end there: look and learn at Griffith Observatory, take a leisurely stroll along Santa Monica Pier, explore the different monuments and memorials at Hollywood Forever Cemetery, and explore the engaging exhibits at Travel Town.

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You can do a combination of car and flight from Yosemite National Park to Los Angeles in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of taxi, bus, and flight. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in December, things will get warmer in Los Angeles: highs are around 24°C and lows about 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) 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
Disney California Adventure Park ©
Disney California Adventure Park
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood

5
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.
Kids will enjoy San Diego Zoo and SeaWorld San Diego. Next up on the itinerary: let the kids burn off some steam at Balboa Park, take in nature's colorful creations at Botanical Building and Lily Pond, pause for some photo ops at Cabrillo National Monument, and examine the collection at USS Midway Museum.

To find ratings, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read San Diego journey planner .

Getting from Los Angeles to San Diego by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 23°C in December, and nighttime lows around 12°C. On the 13th (Fri), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Theme Parks
Highlights from your plan
San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
SeaWorld San Diego ©
SeaWorld San Diego
La Jolla Cove ©
La Jolla Cove

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