25 days in California Itinerary

25 days in California Itinerary

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25 days in California Itinerary

Start: Paris
Fly:  14​h 15​min
1
Los Angeles
— 6 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
San Diego
— 5 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
3
Oakville
— 1 night
+3
Bus + Subway + Fly + Drive:  4​h 45​min
4
Yosemite National Park
— 5 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
5
San Francisco
— 6 nights
Fly:  14​h 45​min
End: Paris

6
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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Los Angeles: Anaheim (Disneyland Park & Disney California Adventure Park). Pack the 8th (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. There's lots more to do: see the interesting displays at Getty Center The Publications, take a leisurely stroll along Santa Monica Pier, admire the majestic nature at Topanga State Park, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Venice Beach and Boardwalk.

To see ratings, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, use the Los Angeles travel itinerary creator.

Paris, France to Los Angeles is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Central European Time to Pacific Standard Time, which is usually a -9 hour difference. When traveling from Paris in November, plan for much warmer days in Los Angeles, with highs around 28°C, while nights are somewhat warmer with lows around 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) to allow time to drive to San Diego.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Parks Museums

Side Trips

Anaheim, Santa Monica Pier
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center

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.
Pack the 15th (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at SeaWorld San Diego. There's lots more to do: stroll through San Diego Zoo, enjoy some diversion at Balboa Park, see the interesting displays at Maritime Museum of San Diego, and pause for some photo ops at Cabrillo National Monument.

For reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our San Diego trip planner.

Drive from Los Angeles to San Diego in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In November in San Diego, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 15°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) so you can travel to Oakville.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Theme Parks
Highlights from your plan
San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
USS Midway Museum ©
USS Midway Museum
Balboa Park ©
Balboa Park

1
night
Oakville

Oakville ©
Oakville is a census-designated place (CDP) in the of Napa County, northern California.The population was 71 at the 2010 census.The local economy is based on Napa Valley wine production, and Oakville was formally declared a distinct appellation within the Napa Valley AVA in 1993. On the 17th (Fri), stop by Oxbow Public Market, then do a tasting at B Cellars Vineyards and Winery, and then learn about winemaking at Pride Mountain Vineyards.

To see ratings, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read our Oakville custom trip planner.

You can do a combination of flight, taxi, and bus from San Diego to Oakville in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from San Diego in November: high temperatures in Oakville hover around 20°C and lows are around 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) so you can go by car to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Oakville

Wineries Shopping

Side Trips

Pride Mountain Vineyards, Oxbow Public Market
Highlights from your plan
Pride Mountain Vineyards ©
Pride Mountain Vineyards
Oxbow Public Market ©
Oxbow Public Market

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.
Yosemite National Park is known for nature, trails, scenic drive, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier Point, make a trip to Yosemite Village, hike along Tuolumne Meadows, and get great views at Tunnel View.

To find maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Yosemite National Park travel planner.

Drive from Oakville to Yosemite National Park in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. When traveling from Oakville in November, plan for little chillier days in Yosemite National Park, with highs around 13°C, while nights are colder with lows around -8°C. On the 23rd (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Tuolumne Meadows ©
Tuolumne Meadows
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.
Dedicate the 29th (Wed) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. There's much more to do: step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island, admire the natural beauty at Japanese Tea Garden, snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, and take some stellar pictures from Twin Peaks.

To find where to stay, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, go to the San Francisco trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of taxi, bus, flight, and subway. When traveling from Yosemite National Park in November, plan for somewhat warmer days in San Francisco, with highs around 21°C, while nights are much hotter with lows around 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

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

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