22 days in California Itinerary

22 days in California Itinerary

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22 days in California Itinerary

Start: Sao Paulo
Fly:  21​h
1
Huntington Beach
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Carlsbad
— 1 day
Drive:  45​min
3
San Diego
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
4
Anaheim
— 3 nights
train:  30​min
5
Los Angeles
— 9 nights
Fly:  15​h 45​min
End: Sao Paulo

3
nights
Huntington Beach

Huntington Beach ©
Huntington Beach is a seaside city in Orange County in Southern California. Attractions like Treasure Island Beach and Bolsa Chica State Beach make great kid-friendly stops. Escape the urban bustle at Corona Del Mar State Beach and Orange County Coast. The adventure continues: take a leisurely stroll along Huntington Beach Pier, take in nature's colorful creations at Sherman Library & Gardens, kick back and relax at Huntington Dog Beach, and look for all kinds of wild species at Bolsa Chica Ecological Reserve.

To see reviews, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Huntington Beach trip maker app .

Sao Paulo, Brazil to Huntington Beach is an approximately 21-hour flight. You'll gain 5 hours traveling from Sao Paulo to Huntington Beach due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Huntington Beach when traveling from Sao Paulo in June, with lows around 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) so you can go by car to Carlsbad.

Things to do in Huntington Beach

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Newport Beach, Treasure Island Beach
Highlights from your plan
Huntington Dog Beach ©
Huntington Dog Beach
Corona Del Mar State Beach ©
Corona Del Mar State Beach
Bolsa Chica State Beach ©
Bolsa Chica State Beach

1
day
Carlsbad

Carlsbad ©
Stretching along 11 km (7 mi) of Pacific coastline, the city of Carlsbad attracts visitors with its Mediterranean climate and natural beauty.
On the 20th (Thu), examine the collection at Museum of Making Music, then enjoy the sand and surf at South Carlsbad State Beach, then enjoy the sand and surf at Harbor Beach, and finally examine the collection at Oceanside Museum of Art.

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Getting from Huntington Beach to Carlsbad by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and train. In June, daytime highs in Carlsbad are 27°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) early enough to go by car to San Diego.

Things to do in Carlsbad

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Oceanside
Highlights from your plan
South Carlsbad State Beach ©
South Carlsbad State Beach
Oceanside Museum of Art ©
Oceanside Museum of Art
Museum of Making Music ©
Museum of Making Music

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.
Family-friendly places like Coronado Beach and Pacific Beach will thrill your kids. Get outdoors at La Jolla Shores Park and San Diego Zoo. When in San Diego, make a side trip to see San Diego Zoo Safari Park in Escondido, approximately 42 minutes away. There's still lots to do: get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, see the interesting displays at USS Midway Museum, stroll the grounds of Fort Rosecrans Cemetery, and pause for some photo ops at The Unconditional Surrender.

For other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read San Diego trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Carlsbad to San Diego by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In June in San Diego, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 20°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) so you can drive to Anaheim.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Outdoors Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Coronado Beach, San Diego Zoo Safari Park
Highlights from your plan
La Jolla Shores Park ©
La Jolla Shores Park
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Coronado Beach ©
Coronado Beach

3
nights
Anaheim

Anaheim ©
Anaheim's major attractions are its world-famous Disney entertainment complex, sports teams, and convention center.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Tue): discover the magic at Disneyland Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: discover the magic at Disney California Adventure Park.

To see maps, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Anaheim trip planner .

You can drive from San Diego to Anaheim in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from San Diego in June: highs in Anaheim hover around 32°C, while lows dip to 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) so you can take a train to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Anaheim

Theme Parks
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Disney California Adventure Park ©
Disney California Adventure Park

9
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.
Step out of the city life by going to Manhattan Beach and Santa Monica Mountains. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Battleship USS Iowa BB-61 and Camarillo Premium Outlets. Explore Los Angeles' surroundings by going to Redondo Beach (in Redondo Beach), Malibu (The Getty Villa & El Matador State Beach) and Torrance Art Museum (in Torrance). Pack the 1st (Mon) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at The Getty Center, engage your brain at California Science Center, browse the different shops at The Grove, and admire the masterpieces at The Broad.

To see reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Los Angeles vacation planner .

Los Angeles is very close to Anaheim. June in Los Angeles sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 19°C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 6th (Sat) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums Parks Theme Parks

Side Trips

Malibu, Santa Monica, Redondo Beach, Torrance Art Museum, Camarillo Premium Outlets
Highlights from your plan
Battleship USS Iowa Museum ©
Battleship USS Iowa Museum
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Manhattan Beach ©
Manhattan Beach

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