5 days in Texas & California Itinerary

5 days in Texas & California Itinerary

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5 days in Texas & California Itinerary

Start: San Antonio
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San Antonio
— 1 day
Fly:  5​h 30​min
2
Los Angeles
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h
3
Mammoth Lakes
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h
4
San Francisco
— 1 night
Fly:  6​h
End: San Antonio


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day
San Antonio

San Antonio ©
As the state’s second largest city, San Antonio embodies Texas’ rich cultural heritage while maintaining the Old West charm of an oil town.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Mon): Head underground at Natural Bridge Caverns and then tour the pleasant surroundings at The San Antonio River Walk.

To find photos, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read our San Antonio online road trip planner .

Use the Route module to find travel options from your starting location to San Antonio. In June, daily temperatures in San Antonio can reach 93°F, while at night they dip to 74°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) early enough to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Antonio

Parks Nature Trails
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The San Antonio River Walk ©
The San Antonio River Walk
Natural Bridge Caverns ©
Natural Bridge Caverns

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Tue): examine the collection at The Getty Center, tour the pleasant surroundings at Will Rogers State Beach, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Venice Beach and Boardwalk.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Los Angeles trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Fly from San Antonio to Los Angeles in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -2 hour difference. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from San Antonio in June; daily highs in Los Angeles reach 79°F and lows reach 62°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Mammoth Lakes.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Venice Beach and Boardwalk ©
Venice Beach and Boardwalk
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Will Rogers State Beach ©
Will Rogers State Beach

2
nights
Mammoth Lakes

Mammoth Lakes ©
Mammoth Lakes is a town in Mono County, California, the county's only incorporated community. Start off your visit on the 1st (Wed): take in the dramatic natural features at Sentinel Dome, take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier Point, and then stroll through Panorama Trail. On your second day here, explore the world behind art at Yosemite Museum Gallery, then admire the sheer force of Vernal Fall, and then make a trip to Half Dome.

To see photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Mammoth Lakes trip maker .

Traveling by flight from Los Angeles to Mammoth Lakes takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Los Angeles in June, Mammoth Lakes is little chillier at night with lows of 43°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Mammoth Lakes

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trip

Yosemite National Park
Highlights from your plan
Sentinel Dome ©
Sentinel Dome
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Half Dome ©
Half Dome

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night
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Fri): take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf and then head off the coast to Alcatraz Island.

To find ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, use the San Francisco trip planner .

You can fly from Mammoth Lakes to San Francisco in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Mammoth Lakes in July: highs in San Francisco hover around 73°F, while lows dip to 57°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Nature Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

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