34 days in United States Itinerary

34 days in United States Itinerary

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34 days in United States Itinerary

Start: Los Angeles
Fly:  4​h
1
Monterey
— 6 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
San Jose
— 6 nights
Drive:  1​h
3
San Francisco
— 11 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
4
Los Angeles
— 10 nights
End: Los Angeles

6
nights
Monterey

Monterey ©
Monterey is a city in the U.S. Explore Monterey's surroundings by going to Parsonage Winery Tasting Room (in Carmel Valley) and Point Sur State Historic Park (in Big Sur). Next up on the itinerary: explore the activities along Monterey Bay, appreciate the extensive heritage of Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard, explore the landscape on two wheels at Monterey Peninsula Recreational Trail, and tee off at Cypress Point Golf Club.

For more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Monterey vacation maker .

Los Angeles to Monterey is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. Traveling from Los Angeles in January, things will get little chillier in Monterey: highs are around 62°F and lows about 44°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Tue) early enough to go by car to San Jose.

Things to do in Monterey

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Carmel, Pacific Grove, Pebble Beach, Carmel Valley, Monterey Bay Coastal Recreation Trail
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Monterey Bay ©
Monterey Bay
Monterey Bay Aquarium ©
Monterey Bay Aquarium
Asilomar State Beach ©
Asilomar State Beach

6
nights
San Jose

San Jose ©
The metropolitan center of Silicon Valley, San Jose considers itself a global city.
Venture out of the city with trips to Don Edwards San Francisco National Wildlife Refuge (in Fremont), Hidden Villa Farm (in Los Altos) and Stanford University (in Palo Alto). There's much more to do: delve into the lush surroundings at Tall Trees Grove, see the interesting displays at Lawrence Livermore National Lab Discovery Center, cruise along Peninsula, and admire the majestic nature at Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park.

For ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our San Jose tour itinerary planning app .

Getting from Monterey to San Jose by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In February in San Jose, expect temperatures between 65°F during the day and 45°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to San Francisco.

Things to do in San Jose

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Livermore, California, Murphy Avenue, Pop Up Park, Pioneer Memorial Park
Highlights from your plan
Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park ©
Henry Cowell Redwoods State Park
Stanford University ©
Stanford University
Shirdi Sai Center ©
Shirdi Sai Center

11
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Dedicate the 15th (Fri) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. Next up on the itinerary: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, take a stroll through Union Square, admire the natural beauty at Japanese Tea Garden, and browse the different shops at Ferry Building Marketplace.

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Getting from San Jose to San Francisco by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and subway. In February in San Francisco, expect temperatures between 62°F during the day and 48°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) so you can travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Francisco

Museums Neighborhoods Tours
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Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

10
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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Anaheim (Disneyland Park & Disney California Adventure Park). Pack the 25th (Mon) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. There's still lots to do: examine the collection at The Getty Center, look and learn at Griffith Observatory, admire the natural beauty at The Japanese Garden, and admire all the interesting features of Staples Center.

To see reviews, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles online trip maker .

You can fly from San Francisco to Los Angeles in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of subway and flight; or drive. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from San Francisco in February: highs in Los Angeles hover around 71°F, while lows dip to 51°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums Theme Parks Parks

Side Trips

Anaheim, Two Rodeo Drive, Santa Monica Pier
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Fantastic Race ©
Fantastic Race
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center

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