23 days in California Itinerary

23 days in California Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
San Diego
— 4 nights
2
Los Angeles
— 10 nights
3
Yosemite National Park
— 1 night
4
San Francisco
— 6 nights

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.
Change things up with these side-trips from San Diego: Self Realization Fellowship Hermitage & Meditation Gardens (in Encinitas) and LEGOLAND California (in Carlsbad). There's much more to do: get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at SeaWorld San Diego, explore the galleries of Maritime Museum of San Diego, pause for some photo ops at Cabrillo National Monument, and get a taste of the local shopping with Gaslamp Quarter.

To see where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, use the San Diego trip planner.

Quebec City, Canada to San Diego is an approximately 12-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. You'll gain 3 hours traveling from Quebec City to San Diego due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Quebec City in July, expect nights in San Diego to be about the same, around °C, while days are little chillier, around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can go by car to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Theme Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Self Realization Fellowship Hermitage & Meditation Gardens, LEGOLAND California
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San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
SeaWorld San Diego ©
SeaWorld San Diego
Balboa Park ©
Balboa Park

10
nights
Los Angeles

Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Get out of town with these interesting Los Angeles side-trips: Anaheim (Disneyland Park, Disney California Adventure Park, &more), Wine Tours & Tastings (in Santa Barbara) and Laguna Beach (Pacific Marine Mammal Center & Ruth Mayer Gallery). There's still lots to do: get in on the family fun at Universal Studios Hollywood, tour the pleasant surroundings at Venice Beach and Boardwalk, admire the majestic nature at Santa Monica State Beach, and admire the striking features of Walt Disney Concert Hall.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Los Angeles trip itinerary app.

Traveling by car from San Diego to Los Angeles takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. While traveling from San Diego, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Los Angeles, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) to allow time to take a bus to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Parks

Side Trips

Anaheim, Santa Monica, Beverly Hills, Laguna Beach, Wine Tours & Tastings
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Fri): take in the dramatic scenery at Yosemite Falls, thentake in the dramatic scenery at Vernal Fall, thenexplore the striking landscape at Sentinel Dome, and finally explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point.

To see maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Yosemite National Park day trip planning site.

Traveling by bus from Los Angeles to Yosemite National Park takes 12 hours. Traveling from Los Angeles in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be much colder in Yosemite National Park, with lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) to allow time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Vernal Fall ©
Vernal Fall
Sentinel Dome ©
Sentinel Dome

6
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
San Francisco is known for nature, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Golden Gate Bridge, shop like a local with Ferry Building Marketplace, stroll around Golden Gate Park, and take in the pleasant sights at Fisherman's Wharf.

To find photos, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read San Francisco online trip maker.

Getting from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco by flight takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and subway; or take a bus. When traveling from Yosemite National Park in July, plan for slightly colder days in San Francisco, with highs around °C, while nights are a bit warmer with lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

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

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