33 days in California Itinerary

33 days in California Itinerary

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Yosemite National Park
— 6 nights
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San Francisco
— 6 nights
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St. Helena
— 7 nights
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Los Angeles
— 6 nights
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San Diego
— 6 nights
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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.
Yosemite Museum Gallery and Parsons Memorial will appeal to museum buffs. Visiting Badger Pass Ski Area and Vernal Fall will get you outdoors. There's still lots to do: identify plant and animal life at McGurk Meadow, surround yourself with nature on YExplore Yosemite Adventures - Day Tours, explore the striking landscape at El Capitan, and get great views at Valley View.

Plan my trip to Yosemite National Park with suggested itineraries provided by Inspirock.

Beirut, Lebanon to Yosemite National Park is an approximately 26-hour flight. Traveling from Beirut to Yosemite National Park, you'll gain 10 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Beirut in January, expect Yosemite National Park to be colder, temps between 7°C and -12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) to allow time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors · Winter Sports
Highlights from your trip
Vernal Fall ©
Waterfall
Vernal Fall
4.8
El Capitan ©
Geologic Formation
El Capitan
4.9

6
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San Francisco

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Do your shopping at City Lights Booksellers and Union Square. Exploratorium and California Academy of Sciences will appeal to museum buffs. You'll find plenty of places to visit near San Francisco: Point Reyes Safaris (in Point Reyes Station) and Healdsburg (Williamson Wines Tasting Room, Sapphire Hill Winery, &more). Next up on the itinerary: head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, wander the streets of Chinatown, don't miss a visit to Ferry Building Marketplace, and steep yourself in history at Golden Gate Bridge.

To find ratings, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the San Francisco sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco takes 4 hours. When traveling from Yosemite National Park in January, plan for a bit warmer days and warmer nights in San Francisco: temperatures range from 17°C by day to 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) to allow time to drive to St. Helena.

Things to do in San Francisco

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping · Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
Alcatraz Island ©
Must see
Alcatraz Island
4.7
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Pier / Boardwalk
Fisherman's Wharf
3.4

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St. Helena

The Heart Of Napa Valley

The city of St.
Do your shopping at Dean & DeLuca and Imagery Estate Winery & Art Gallery. Visiting Jack London State Historic Park and Napa Valley Aloft Balloon Rides will get you outdoors. Get out of town with these interesting St. Helena side-trips: Sonoma Barracks (in Sonoma), VJB Cellars (in Kenwood) and Alexander Valley Vineyards (in Healdsburg). Dedicate the 17th (Sun) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. It doesn't end there: do a tasting at B Cellars Vineyards and Winery and indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

To find ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our St. Helena online itinerary planner.

Drive from San Francisco to St. Helena in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of subway and bus. Traveling from San Francisco in January, plan for a bit cooler nights in St. Helena, with lows around 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) so you can travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in St. Helena

Wineries · Tours · Outdoors · Shopping

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
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Wine Tour / Tasting
Wine Tours & Tastings
4.6

6
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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.
Annenberg Community Beach House and Hollywood Walk of Fame will appeal to history buffs. Appreciate the collections at The Disney Gallery and The Getty Center. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Los Angeles: Rodeo Drive (in Beverly Hills) and Bergamot Station (in Santa Monica). There's lots more to do: take a stroll through Montana Avenue, don't miss a visit to Abbot Kinney Boulevard, see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory, and explore the world behind art at Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita.

For more things to do, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Los Angeles tour builder website.

Traveling by flight from St. Helena to Los Angeles takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from St. Helena in January; daily highs in Los Angeles reach 24°C and lows reach 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to San Diego.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums · Shopping · Neighborhoods · Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
The Getty Center ©
Specialty Museum
The Getty Center
4.8
Montana Avenue ©
Neighborhood
Montana Avenue
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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.
Get in touch with nature at La Jolla Cove and Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve. Do your shopping at Gaslamp Quarter and Spanish Village Art Center. When in San Diego, make a side trip to see Lions, Tigers & Bears in Alpine, approximately Alpine away. The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at USS Midway Museum, kick back and relax at Children's Pool, stroll through Mission Beach Park, and steep yourself in history at Gaslamp Museum at the Davis-Horton House.

For traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the San Diego vacation planner.

Drive from Los Angeles to San Diego in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. In January, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks · Outdoors · Museums · Beaches

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
La Jolla Cove ©
Must see
La Jolla Cove
4.7
USS Midway Museum ©
Must see
USS Midway Museum
4.8

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