4 days in California Itinerary

4 days in California Itinerary

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4 days in California Itinerary

Start: Eugene
Fly:  4​h 15​min
1
Los Angeles
— Few hours
Fly + Drive:  6​h 30​min
2
Yosemite National Park
— 1 day
Drive:  4​h
3
San Francisco
— 2 nights
subway + Fly:  3​h 15​min
End: Eugene

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Fri): don't miss a visit to Santa Monica Pier and then examine the collection at The Getty Center.

For photos, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Los Angeles attractions planner.

Eugene to Los Angeles is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Eugene in May since evenings lows in Los Angeles dip to 59°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) so you can drive to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Los Angeles

#Museums, #Historic Sites

Side Trip

Santa Monica Pier
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The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier

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day
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.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Sat): make a trip to Yosemite Village, take in the dramatic scenery at Vernal Fall, then stroll through Panorama Trail, and finally explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Yosemite National Park trip planner .

You can drive from Los Angeles to Yosemite National Park in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, bus, and taxi; or do a combination of bus and taxi. When traveling from Los Angeles in May, plan for little chillier days in Yosemite National Park, with highs around 65°F, while nights are colder with lows around 34°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) early enough to drive to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Nature
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Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Vernal Fall ©
Vernal Fall
Panorama Trail ©
Panorama Trail

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nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
On the 27th (Sun), take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Alcatraz Island, and then snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 28th (Mon): don't miss a visit to Lombard Street, then take a stroll through SoMa, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Golden Gate Park.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the San Francisco travel route planning app .

Drive from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of taxi, bus, flight, and subway. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in May, San Francisco is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 53°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

#Parks, #Neighborhoods, #Nature
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

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