30 days in California Itinerary

30 days in California Itinerary

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San Diego
— 3 nights
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Los Angeles
— 6 nights
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Yosemite National Park
— 5 nights
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San Francisco
— 6 nights
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St. Helena
— 6 nights

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San Diego

San Diego ©

America's Finest City

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.
San Diego is known for zoos & aquariums, museums, and beaches. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: enjoy the sand and surf at La Jolla Cove, get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at SeaWorld San Diego, examine the collection at USS Midway Museum, and take in nature's colorful creations at Botanical Building and Lily Pond.

To find where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read San Diego driving holiday planner.

Chandigarh, India to San Diego is an approximately 25-hour flight. You'll gain 13.5 hours traveling from Chandigarh to San Diego due to the time zone difference. In June, daytime highs in San Diego are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) so you can go by car to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Theme Parks · Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
La Jolla Cove ©
La Jolla Cove
Gaslamp Quarter ©
Gaslamp Quarter
San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo

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Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©

City of Angels

Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Head to Two Rodeo Drive and Santa Monica Placefor plenty of shopping. Get out of town with these interesting Los Angeles side-trips: Third Street Promenade (in Santa Monica) and Disneyland Park (in Anaheim). Pack the 24th (Mon) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. And it doesn't end there: wander the streets of Montana Avenue, browse the eclectic array of goods at Melrose Trading Post, kick back and relax at Venice Beach and Boardwalk, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Will Rogers State Beach.

For more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Los Angeles trip itinerary maker tool.

You can drive from San Diego to Los Angeles in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or fly. Traveling from San Diego in June, you will find days in Los Angeles are somewhat warmer (30°C), and nights are about the same (19°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 · Shopping · Nightlife · Museums

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Two Rodeo Drive ©
Two Rodeo Drive
Montana Avenue ©
Montana Avenue
Third Street Promenade ©
Third Street Promenade

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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.
Head to Ansel Adams Gallery and Yosemite Museum Galleryfor plenty of shopping. Next up on the itinerary: take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier Point, make a trip to Yosemite Village, admire the sheer force of Vernal Fall, and hike along Nevada Falls Loop.

To find more things to do, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Yosemite National Park day trip planning tool.

Traveling by bus from Los Angeles to Yosemite National Park takes 12 hours. Traveling from Los Angeles in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Yosemite National Park, with lows of 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) to allow time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Yosemite Museum Gallery ©
Yosemite Museum Gallery
Ansel Adams Gallery ©
Ansel Adams Gallery

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Head to Ferry Building Marketplace and Union Squarefor plenty of shopping. Next up on the itinerary: take in the pleasant sights at Fisherman's Wharf, step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island, take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, and browse the eclectic array of goods at Ferry Plaza Farmers Market.

For other places to visit, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read San Francisco travel route planner.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and subway; or take a bus. While traveling from Yosemite National Park, expect little chillier days and a bit warmer nights in San Francisco, ranging from highs of 25°C to lows of 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) early enough to go by car to St. Helena.

Things to do in San Francisco

Neighborhoods · Shopping · Parks · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Ferry Building Marketplace ©
Ferry Building Marketplace
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

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St. Helena

St. Helena ©

The Heart Of Napa Valley

The city of St.
For shopping fun, head to Oxbow Public Market or Mumm Napa. Get out of town with these interesting St. Helena side-trips: Imagery Estate Winery & Art Gallery (in Glen Ellen), Healdsburg (Jordan Vineyard & Winery, Stephen & Walker Winery, &more) and The Hess Collection Winery & Art Museum (in Napa). Dedicate the 9th (Tue) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. It doesn't end there: do a tasting at Inglenook and wander the wide-open spaces of Long Meadow Ranch - Rutherford Estate.

For where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the St. Helena online driving holiday planner.

You can drive from San Francisco to St. Helena in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of subway and bus. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from San Francisco in July: highs in St. Helena hover around 34°C, while lows dip to 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in St. Helena

Wineries · Tours · Museums · Shopping

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Gracianna Winery ©
Gracianna Winery
Wine Tours & Tastings
Anderson's Conn Valley Vineyards ©
Anderson's Conn Valley Vineyards

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