31 days in California Itinerary

31 days in California Itinerary

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San Francisco
— 6 nights
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Los Angeles
— 14 nights
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San Diego
— 5 nights
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Jenner
— 2 nights
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Sonoma
— 2 nights

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
San Francisco is known for nature, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, visit SoMa, stroll around Golden Gate Park, and admire the natural beauty at Japanese Tea Garden.

To find maps, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our San Francisco online route builder.

Milan, Italy to San Francisco is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -9 hour difference. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in September, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Francisco

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

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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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Los Angeles: Anaheim (Disneyland Park, Disney California Adventure Park, &more) and Third Street Promenade (in Santa Monica). The adventure continues: get in on the family fun at Universal Studios Hollywood, explore the world behind art at Los Angeles County Museum of Art, examine the collection at The Getty Center, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Santa Monica State Beach.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Los Angeles road trip planner.

Fly from San Francisco to Los Angeles in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from San Francisco in September, with highs in Los Angeles at 34°C and lows at 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) so you can go by car to San Diego.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums · Parks · Theme Parks

Side Trips

Santa Monica, Anaheim, The Wende Museum of the Cold War, Norton Simon Museum
Highlights from your plan
The Wende Museum of the Cold War ©
The Wende Museum of the Cold War
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Disney California Adventure Park ©
Disney California Adventure Park

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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.
Change things up with a short trip to Self Realization Fellowship Hermitage & Meditation Gardens in Encinitas (about 30 minutes away). There's much more to do: admire nature's wide array of creatures at San Diego Zoo, observe the fascinating underwater world at SeaWorld San Diego, admire the majestic nature at Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve, and admire the natural beauty at Balboa Park.

For maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read San Diego trip planning site.

Getting from Los Angeles to San Diego by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or fly. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Los Angeles in September: highs in San Diego hover around 30°C, while lows dip to 23°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to travel to Jenner.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Outdoors

Side Trip

Self Realization Fellowship Hermitage & Meditation Gardens
Highlights from your plan
San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
USS Midway Museum ©
USS Midway Museum
Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve ©
Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve

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Jenner

Jenner is a small coastal town and census-designated place (CDP) with a population of about 136 in Sonoma County, California, U.S. Start off your visit on the 29th (Sun): admire the majestic nature at Armstrong Redwood State Reserve, learn about winemaking at Lynmar Estate Winery, and then indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink. On the 30th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stroll through Fort Ross State Historic Park, then stop by Freestone artisan cheese, and then enjoy the sea views from Point Reyes Lighthouse.

To find photos, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Jenner online tour itinerary planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from San Diego to Jenner. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Jenner when traveling from San Diego in September, with lows around 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) so you can go by car to Sonoma.

Things to do in Jenner

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Lynmar Estate Winery, Wine Tours & Tastings, Armstrong Redwood State Reserve, Point Reyes Lighthouse, Freestone artisan cheese
Highlights from your plan
Wine Tours & Tastings
Armstrong Redwood State Reserve ©
Armstrong Redwood State Reserve
Fort Ross State Historic Park ©
Fort Ross State Historic Park

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Sonoma

Set in the heart of one of the United States' most esteemed wine-producing regions, just 45 minutes from San Francisco, Sonoma boasts colonial Mexican architecture, including a mission.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Tue): walk around Sonoma Plaza, then make a trip to Sonoma Barracks, and then awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area. Keep things going the next day: appreciate the views at Sonoma Valley, do a tasting at Gundlach Bundschu Winery, and then look for gifts at Figone Olive Oil Company.

For reviews, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Sonoma route maker website.

Traveling by car from Jenner to Sonoma takes 1.5 hours. September in Sonoma sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Sonoma

Wineries · Tours · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Wine Tours & Tastings
Sonoma Plaza ©
Sonoma Plaza
Sonoma Valley ©
Sonoma Valley

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