20 days in United States Itinerary

20 days in United States Itinerary

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20 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Sao Paulo
Fly:  22​h 30​min
1
Los Angeles
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h
2
San Diego
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h
3
Santa Barbara
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h
4
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
5
St. Helena
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
6
South Lake Tahoe
— 2 nights
car:  3​h
7
Yosemite National Park
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  4​h 30​min
8
Los Angeles
— Few hours
Fly:  22​h
End: Sao Paulo

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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes The Grove, LA Farmers' Market, Hollywood Boulevard, and other attractions. Pack the 19th (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. There's still lots to do: get to know the fascinating history of Hollywood Walk of Fame.

For ratings, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, use the Los Angeles trip itinerary planning tool .

Sao Paulo, Brazil to Los Angeles is an approximately 16-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone difference moving from Brasilia Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 5 hours. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Sao Paulo in July, with highs in Los Angeles at 33°C and lows at 22°C. On the 21st (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to San Diego.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Shopping Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood
Hollywood Walk of Fame ©
Hollywood Walk of Fame
TCL Chinese Theatres ©
TCL Chinese Theatres

3
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.
You've added Gaslamp Quarter, Seaport Village, USS Midway Museum, and other attractions to your itinerary. On the 22nd (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at Maritime Museum of San Diego, then examine the collection at USS Midway Museum, then shop like a local with Seaport Village, and finally get a taste of the local shopping with Gaslamp Quarter.

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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 a bit cooler days and about the same nights in San Diego: temperatures range from 29°C by day to 23°C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 24th (Wed) before leaving for Santa Barbara.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Coronado Beach, South Carlsbad State Beach
Highlights from your plan
Coronado Beach ©
Coronado Beach
La Jolla Shores Park ©
La Jolla Shores Park
South Carlsbad State Beach ©
South Carlsbad State Beach

1
night
Santa Barbara

Santa Barbara ©
Nestled between the Pacific Ocean and the Santa Ynez Mountains, Santa Barbara is a solid vacation destination with its wide beaches, renowned wineries, and some of California's finest shopping and dining options.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes State Street Underpass, East Beach and Stearns Wharf. On the 24th (Wed), enjoy the sand and surf at East Beach, take in the waterfront at Stearns Wharf, and then shop like a local with State Street Underpass.

For reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Santa Barbara online route planner .

You can drive from San Diego to Santa Barbara in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or fly. Traveling from San Diego in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Santa Barbara, with lows of 18°C. You will have some time to spend on the 25th (Thu) before leaving for San Francisco.

Things to do in Santa Barbara

Outdoors Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
East Beach ©
East Beach
Stearns Wharf ©
Stearns Wharf

3
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Alamo Square, Blue & Gold Fleet, PIER 39, Lombard Street, and other attractions you added. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Twin Peaks and Marin French Cheese Company. There's more to do: contemplate the long history of Golden Gate Bridge.

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You can fly from Santa Barbara to San Francisco in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and flight. In July, daily temperatures in San Francisco can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. On the 28th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to St. Helena.

Things to do in San Francisco

Outdoors Parks Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Big Sur, Lone Cypress, Muir Woods National Monument, 17-Mile Drive, Marin French Cheese Company
Highlights from your plan
Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park ©
Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park
Muir Woods National Monument ©
Muir Woods National Monument
Twin Peaks ©
Twin Peaks

3
nights
St. Helena

St. Helena ©
The city of St.
You've added Napa Valley Aloft Balloon Rides, Chateau Montelena, Beringer Vineyards, and other attractions to your itinerary.

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Traveling by car from San Francisco to St. Helena takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of subway and bus; or take a bus. While traveling from San Francisco, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in St. Helena, ranging from highs of 34°C to lows of 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 31st (Wed) to allow time for the car ride to South Lake Tahoe.

Things to do in St. Helena

Wineries Outdoors Tours

Side Trips

Rutherford, Calistoga, Robert Mondavi Winery, Napa Valley Aloft Balloon Rides
Highlights from your plan
Robert Mondavi Winery ©
Robert Mondavi Winery
Napa Valley Aloft Balloon Rides ©
Napa Valley Aloft Balloon Rides
Caymus Vineyards ©
Caymus Vineyards

2
nights
South Lake Tahoe

South Lake Tahoe ©
High in the Sierra Nevada mountains on the shore of one of America’s most scenic lakes, South Lake Tahoe captures the spirit of the outdoors and serves as a hub for tourism activities surrounding the lake.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Rubicon Trail as well as Lakeside Beach. On the 31st (Wed), tour the pleasant surroundings at Lakeside Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 1st (Thu): take in the awesome beauty at Jobs Peak, steep yourself in history at Tallac Historic Site, then kick back and relax at Baldwin Beach, and finally stroll through Rubicon Trail.

To see other places to visit, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, use the South Lake Tahoe trip itinerary maker .

Traveling by car from St. Helena to South Lake Tahoe takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. Traveling from St. Helena in July, plan for slightly colder nights in South Lake Tahoe, with lows around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in South Lake Tahoe

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
El Dorado Beach ©
El Dorado Beach
Tallac Historic Site ©
Tallac Historic Site

3
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Bridalveil Fall, Mirror Lake/Meadow Trail and Yosemite, Tunnel View. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take some stellar pictures from Yosemite, Tunnel View, take some stellar pictures from Valley View, admire the sheer force of Yosemite Falls, then take in the awesome beauty at Cathedral Beach Picnic Area, and finally explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point.

To see maps, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Yosemite National Park holiday planner.

You can take a bus from South Lake Tahoe to Yosemite National Park in 6.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in August, and nighttime lows around 7°C. On the 5th (Mon), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Yosemite, Tunnel View ©
Yosemite, Tunnel View
Bridalveil Fall ©
Bridalveil Fall
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point

few
hours
Los Angeles

Los Angeles
To find reviews, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles trip planner .

Do a combination of car and flight from Yosemite National Park to Los Angeles in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be warmer in Los Angeles, with lows of 22°C. You will leave for home on the 5th (Mon).

Things to do in Los Angeles

Outdoors Parks Tours

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