26 days in United States Itinerary

26 days in United States Itinerary

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26 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Ahmedabad
Fly:  22​h 45​min
1
Los Angeles
— 5 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
San Diego
— 6 nights
Fly:  2​h 45​min
3
San Jose
— 5 nights
Drive:  1​h
4
San Francisco
— 6 nights
Fly:  22​h
End: Ahmedabad

5
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.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Third Street Promenade and The Grove. Popular historic sites such as The Huntington Library, Art Collections and Botanical Gardens and Hollywood Walk of Fame are in your itinerary. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Los Angeles: Manhattan Beach (in Manhattan Beach), Newport Beach (Balboa Island & Newport Beach) and Camarillo Premium Outlets (in Camarillo). There's lots more to do: stroll through Crystal Cove, take in the pleasant sights at 26-Mile Bike Path, shop like a local with Montana Avenue, and see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour.

To find photos and tourist information, use the Los Angeles visit planning tool .

Ahmedabad, India to Los Angeles is an approximately 23-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Ahmedabad to Los Angeles is minus 13 hours. Traveling from Ahmedabad in May, things will get cooler in Los Angeles: highs are around 28°C and lows about 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sat) so you can drive to San Diego.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Santa Monica, Newport Beach, Crystal Cove, The Huntington Library, Art Collections and Botanical Gardens, Camarillo Premium Outlets
Highlights from your plan
Newport Beach ©
Newport Beach
Crystal Cove ©
Crystal Cove
Dolphin & Whale Watching

6
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'll get in some beach time at Pacific Beach and Coronado Beach. Step off the beaten path and head to South Carlsbad State Beach and Dolphin & Whale Watching. Next up on the itinerary: explore the striking landscape at Point Loma, meet the residents at San Diego Zoo, enjoy the sea views from Old Point Loma Lighthouse, and take in nature's colorful creations at Botanical Building and Lily Pond.

For where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, use the San Diego online travel route planner .

Traveling by car from Los Angeles to San Diego takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Los Angeles in June: highs in San Diego hover around 26°C, while lows dip to 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) early enough to travel to San Jose.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

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

5
nights
San Jose

San Jose ©
The metropolitan center of Silicon Valley, San Jose considers itself a global city.
Visit Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard and Cathedral Basilica of St. Joseph for their historical value. Explore hidden gems such as Monterey Peninsula Recreational Trail and Asilomar State Beach. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around San Jose: Pfeiffer State Beach (in Big Sur), Dolphin & Whale Watching (in Monterey) and Carmel (Carmel River State Beach & Point Lobos). Next up on the itinerary: kick back and relax at Natural Bridges State Beach, stop by AiX, pick up some local products at Pacific Grove Certified Farmers' Market, and contemplate the long history of Winchester Mystery House.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our San Jose trip maker website .

Traveling by flight from San Diego to San Jose takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. While traveling from San Diego, expect somewhat warmer days and a bit cooler nights in San Jose, ranging from highs of 31°C to lows of 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) so you can go by car to San Francisco.

Things to do in San Jose

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Pacific Grove, Carmel, Monterey, Pfeiffer State Beach, Natural Bridges State Beach
Highlights from your plan
Winchester Mystery House ©
Winchester Mystery House
Point Lobos ©
Point Lobos
Carmel River State Beach ©
Carmel River State Beach

6
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Armstrong Redwood State Reserve and Presidio of San Francisco. Popular historic sites such as Golden Gate Bridge and Twin Peaks are in your itinerary. Venture out of the city with trips to VJB Cellars (in Kenwood) and Muir Woods National Monument (in Mill Valley). The adventure continues: head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, immerse yourself in nature at Marin Headlands, contemplate the waterfront views at San Francisco Bay, and don't miss a visit to Ferry Building Marketplace.

To see where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the San Francisco trip builder app .

You can drive from San Jose to San Francisco in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and subway. When traveling from San Jose in June, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in San Francisco: temperatures range from 25°C by day to 15°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Armstrong Redwood State Reserve, VJB Cellars, Muir Woods National Monument, Marin Headlands
Highlights from your plan
Lands End ©
Lands End
Armstrong Redwood State Reserve ©
Armstrong Redwood State Reserve
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island

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