30 days in United States Itinerary

30 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Santa Rosa
— 4 nights
2
San Francisco
— 5 nights
3
San Jose
— 3 nights
4
Visalia
— 3 nights
5
Santa Maria
— 4 nights
6
Los Angeles
— 5 nights
7
San Diego
— 4 nights

4
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Santa Rosa

Santa Rosa ©
Located less than an hour's drive north of San Francisco, Santa Rosa serves as a convenient hub for travelers on their way to the world-famous Napa Valley wine country.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Castello di Amorosa and Safari West. Let the collections at Charles M. Schulz Museum and Patrick Amiot capture your imagination. Change things up with these side-trips from Santa Rosa: Schramsberg Vineyards (in Calistoga), Modus Operandi Cellars (in St. Helena) and Armstrong Redwood State Reserve (in Guerneville). And it doesn't end there: indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area, take in the exciting artwork at Valley of the Moon Pottery & North Eagle Gallery, learn about winemaking at B Cellars Vineyards and Winery, and explore the galleries of Paradise Ridge Winery Kenwood.

For ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Santa Rosa road trip planning site.

Stockholm, Sweden to Santa Rosa is an approximately 20-hour combination of flight and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 9 hours traveling from Stockholm to Santa Rosa. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Stockholm in June: highs in Santa Rosa hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) to allow time to drive to San Francisco.

Things to do in Santa Rosa

Wineries Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Calistoga, Kenwood, Wine Tours & Tastings, B Cellars Vineyards and Winery, Modus Operandi Cellars
Highlights from your plan
Safari West ©
Safari West
Wine Tours & Tastings
Armstrong Redwood State Reserve ©
Armstrong Redwood State Reserve

5
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San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Get in touch with nature at Alcatraz Island and Fishing Charters & Tours. Walt Disney Family Museum and Cable Car Museum will appeal to museum buffs. There's lots more to do: hike along Lands End, savor the flavors at Food & Drink, explore the world behind art at Asian Art Museum, and enjoy the sea views from Fort Point.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read San Francisco day trip planner.

Drive from Santa Rosa to San Francisco in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. When traveling from Santa Rosa in June, plan for a bit cooler days in San Francisco, with highs around °C, while nights are about the same with lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can go by car to San Jose.

Things to do in San Francisco

Museums Historic Sites Tours

Side Trip

Marin Headlands
Highlights from your plan
de Young Museum ©
de Young Museum
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Marin Headlands ©
Marin Headlands

3
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San Jose

San Jose ©
The metropolitan center of Silicon Valley, San Jose considers itself a global city.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Dolphin & Whale Watching and Winchester Mystery House. Visiting Pebble Beach Golf Links and Natural Bridges State Beach will get you outdoors.

For where to stay, maps, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the San Jose driving holiday planner.

You can drive from San Francisco to San Jose in an hour. Other options are to take a bus; or take a subway. When traveling from San Francisco in June, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in San Jose: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to travel to Visalia.

Things to do in San Jose

Outdoors Golf Tours

Side Trips

Natural Bridges State Beach, Pebble Beach Golf Links, Dolphin & Whale Watching
Highlights from your plan
Winchester Mystery House ©
Winchester Mystery House
Dolphin & Whale Watching
Pebble Beach Golf Links ©
Pebble Beach Golf Links

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Visalia

Visalia ©
Visalia is a city situated in the agricultural San Joaquin Valley of California, approximately 230mi southeast of San Francisco, 190mi north of Los Angeles, 36mi west of Sequoia National Park and 43mi south of Fresno. Step out of the city life by going to Giant Forest and Moro Rock. You'll discover tucked-away gems like General Sherman Tree and General Grant Tree Trail. Spend the 14th (Sun) exploring nature at Sequoia National Park.

For ratings, photos, and tourist information, read Visalia trip itinerary planner.

Drive from San Jose to Visalia in 3.5 hours. Traveling from San Jose in June, you will find days in Visalia are a bit warmer (°C), and nights are about the same (°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Santa Maria.

Things to do in Visalia

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park
Highlights from your plan
Sequoia National Park ©
Sequoia National Park
Moro Rock ©
Moro Rock
Giant Forest ©
Giant Forest

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Santa Maria

Santa Maria ©
Santa Maria is a city near the Southern California coast in Santa Barbara County. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Friends of the Elephant Seal and Moonstone Beach Dr. Escape the urban bustle at Moonstone Beach and Monarch Butterfly Grove. Change things up with these side-trips from Santa Maria: Piedras Blancas (in San Simeon) and Tobin James Cellars (in Paso Robles). The adventure continues: learn about winemaking at Cambria Winery & Vineyards and grab your bike and head to Bob Jones City to Sea Bike Trail.

To find more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, read our Santa Maria trip itinerary website.

Getting from Visalia to Santa Maria by car takes about 3 hours. While traveling from Visalia, expect much colder days and little chillier nights in Santa Maria, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) so you can travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Santa Maria

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Cambria, San Simeon, Monarch Butterfly Grove, Bob Jones City to Sea Bike Trail, Tobin James Cellars
Highlights from your plan
Cambria Winery & Vineyards ©
Cambria Winery & Vineyards
Friends of the Elephant Seal ©
Friends of the Elephant Seal
Moonstone Beach ©
Moonstone Beach

5
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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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Ronald Reagan Presidential Library and Museum and The Broad. Museum-lovers will appreciate Mission San Juan Capistrano and Hollywood Bowl Museum. Explore Los Angeles' surroundings by going to Camarillo Premium Outlets (in Camarillo) and Crystal Cove (in Laguna Beach). There's lots more to do: kick back and relax at Santa Monica Bay, explore the world behind art at Los Angeles County Museum of Art, look for gifts at LA Farmers' Market, and examine the collection at Madame Tussauds Hollywood.

To find photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Los Angeles driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Santa Maria to Los Angeles takes 3 hours. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Santa Maria in June: high temperatures in Los Angeles hover around °C and lows are around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) so you can drive to San Diego.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Santa Monica, Camarillo Premium Outlets, Mission San Juan Capistrano, Crystal Cove, Ronald Reagan Presidential Library and Museum
Highlights from your plan
Mission San Juan Capistrano ©
Mission San Juan Capistrano
Ronald Reagan Presidential Library and Museum ©
Crystal Cove ©
Crystal Cove

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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 La Jolla Shores Park and Pacific Beach. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Old Town San Diego State Historic Park and Old Point Loma Lighthouse. There's much more to do: stroll through Point Loma, stop by Little Italy, get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, and kick back and relax at Coronado Beach.

To find maps, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the San Diego trip planner.

You can drive from Los Angeles to San Diego in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or fly. When traveling from Los Angeles in June, plan for slightly colder days in San Diego, with highs around °C, while nights are about the same with lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trip

Coronado Beach
Highlights from your plan
Old Town San Diego State Historic Park ©
Old Town San Diego State Historic Park
La Jolla Shores Park ©
La Jolla Shores Park
Coronado Beach ©
Coronado Beach

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