24 days in Las Vegas & California Itinerary

24 days in Las Vegas & California Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Las Vegas
— 2 nights
2
San Diego
— 3 nights
3
Los Angeles
— 4 nights
4
Yosemite National Park
— 4 nights
5
Carmel
— 1 night
6
San Francisco
— 4 nights
7
South Lake Tahoe
— 3 nights

2
nights
Las Vegas

Las Vegas ©
Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Sun): examine the collection at The Neon Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: examine the collection at The Mob Museum, get a taste of the local shopping with The Strip, and then make a trip to Fountains of Bellagio.

To see other places to visit, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Las Vegas trip maker tool.

Budapest, Hungary to Las Vegas is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 9 hours. In June, Las Vegas is much hotter than Budapest - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) so you can travel to San Diego.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Historic Sites Shopping Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area ©
Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area
The Strip ©
The Strip

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.
Fort Rosecrans Cemetery and Embarcadero will appeal to history buffs. Museum-lovers will appreciate USS Midway Museum and Maritime Museum of San Diego. Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at La Jolla Cove, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at San Diego Zoo, and immerse yourself in nature at Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve.

For other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the San Diego road trip planner.

Fly from Las Vegas to San Diego in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Las Vegas in June, expect nights in San Diego to be a bit cooler, around °C, while days are cooler, around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) to allow time to drive to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Outdoors Museums
Highlights from your plan
USS Midway Museum ©
USS Midway Museum
La Jolla Cove ©
La Jolla Cove
Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve ©
Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve

4
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 inner history buff will appreciate Santa Monica Pier and Hollywood Walk of Fame. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Disneyland Park and Universal Studios Hollywood. Explore Los Angeles' surroundings by going to Pacific Marine Mammal Center (in Laguna Beach) and Dolphin & Whale Watching (in Dana Point). And it doesn't end there: examine the collection at The Getty Center, look and learn at Griffith Observatory, and enjoy the sand and surf at Venice Beach and Boardwalk.

For other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Los Angeles trip builder tool.

You can drive from San Diego to Los Angeles in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Traveling from San Diego in June, you will find days in Los Angeles are somewhat warmer (°C), and nights are about the same (°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) so you can catch the bus to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Pacific Marine Mammal Center, Disneyland Park, Santa Monica Pier, Dolphin & Whale Watching
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier

4
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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Glacier Point and Tuolumne Meadows. Step out of the city life by going to Vernal Fall and Taft Point. The adventure continues: explore the striking landscape at Sentinel Dome, look for all kinds of wild species at Cathedral Beach Picnic Area, admire the sheer force of Yosemite Falls, and don't miss a visit to Tuolumne Grove of Giant Sequoias.

For traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, read Yosemite National Park sightseeing planner.

Traveling by bus from Los Angeles to Yosemite National Park takes 12 hours. Traveling from Los Angeles in June, expect a bit cooler with lows of °C in Yosemite National Park. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) so you can catch the bus to Carmel.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Tuolumne Meadows ©
Tuolumne Meadows
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Sentinel Dome ©
Sentinel Dome

1
night
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. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Sun): appreciate the extensive heritage of Cannery Row, get to know the fascinating history of Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Point Lobos.

For reviews, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Carmel road trip site.

Getting from Yosemite National Park to Carmel by bus takes about 15.5 hours. When traveling from Yosemite National Park in June, plan for little chillier days and somewhat warmer nights in Carmel: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) early enough to go by car to San Francisco.

Things to do in Carmel

Historic Sites Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Cannery Row, Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard
Highlights from your plan
Point Lobos ©
Point Lobos
Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard ©
Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard
Cannery Row ©
Cannery Row

4
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
You'll explore and learn at Exploratorium and Legion of Honor. Get outdoors at Alcatraz Island and Strawberry Hill. And it doesn't end there: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, kick back and relax at Fort Funston National Park, stroll through Baker Beach, and get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

Plan my day in San Francisco using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Traveling by car from Carmel to San Francisco takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in San Francisco are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) so you can go by car to South Lake Tahoe.

Things to do in San Francisco

Wildlife Outdoors Parks
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium

3
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.
Let the collections at Tallac Historic Site and Gatekeeper's Museum capture your imagination. Escape the urban bustle at Donner Memorial State Park and Emigrant Trail Museum and Sand Harbor. And it doesn't end there: explore the activities along Emerald Bay State Park, admire the majestic nature at Van Sickle Bi-State Park, see what you can catch with a fishing tour, and step into the grandiose world of Vikingsholm.

For maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the South Lake Tahoe online trip itinerary maker.

Getting from San Francisco to South Lake Tahoe by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: fly; or take a bus. Traveling from San Francisco in July, expect nights in South Lake Tahoe to be a bit cooler, around °C, while days are somewhat warmer, around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in South Lake Tahoe

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Donner Memorial State Park and Emigrant Trail Museum, Emerald Bay State Park, Sand Harbor, Gatekeeper's Museum
Highlights from your plan
Van Sickle Bi-State Park ©
Van Sickle Bi-State Park
Emerald Bay State Park ©
Emerald Bay State Park

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