25 days in Los Angeles & Yosemite National Park Itinerary

25 days in Los Angeles & Yosemite National Park Itinerary

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Los Angeles
— 21 nights
2
Yosemite National Park
— 3 nights

21
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.
Explore Los Angeles' surroundings by going to Santa Monica (Third Street Promenade, Santa Monica Yacht Harbor Sign, &more), Anaheim (Disneyland Park, Disney California Adventure Park, &more) and The Getty Villa (in Malibu). Pack the 1st (Sun) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. The adventure continues: take in the waterfront at Santa Monica Pier, enjoy the sand and surf at Santa Monica State Beach, get to know the fascinating history of Hollywood Walk of Fame, and examine the collection at The Getty Center.

To find photos, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Los Angeles vacation planner.

If you are flying in from The Netherlands, the closest major aiports are Los Angeles International Airport, John Wayne Airport-Orange County Airport, Ontario International Airport and San Bernardino International Airport. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) so you can catch the bus to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums Theme Parks Parks

Side Trips

Santa Monica, Anaheim, Ronald Reagan Presidential Library and Museum, Camarillo Public Library, Norton Simon Museum
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Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier

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.
On the 22nd (Sun), don't miss a visit to Olmsted Point, thenhike along Panorama Trail, thentake in the dramatic natural features at Sentinel Dome, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier Point. Keep things going the next day: get great views at Yosemite, Tunnel View and then hike along Mariposa Grove.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Yosemite National Park trip planning app.

Getting from Los Angeles to Yosemite National Park by bus takes about 12 hours. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Los Angeles in September: highs in Yosemite National Park hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Tue) to allow time for the bus ride back home.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
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Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Mariposa Grove ©
Mariposa Grove
Yosemite, Tunnel View ©
Yosemite, Tunnel View

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