5 days in United States Itinerary

5 days in United States Itinerary

Created using Inspirock California sightseeing planner

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Drive
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Santa Monica
— Few hours
Drive
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Simi Valley
— Few hours
Drive
3
Solvang
— 1 day
Drive
4
St. Helena
— Few hours
Drive
5
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Fly to Ontario International Airport, Drive to Colton

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Santa Monica

Fortunate People in a Fortunate Land

A famed resort town since the early 20th century, Santa Monica sits on the picturesque Santa Monica Bay, bordered on three sides by the city of Los Angeles.
To see ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Santa Monica road trip planning tool.

Colton to Santa Monica is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also drive. Traveling from Colton in September, expect nights in Santa Monica to be about the same, around 65°F, while days are a bit cooler, around 79°F. You'll set off for Simi Valley on the 5th (Sat).

Things to do in Santa Monica

Parks · Outdoors · Tours · Nightlife

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Simi Valley

The city of Simi Valley, in the eponymous valley, is in the southeast corner of Ventura County, California, United States. To find out how to plan a trip to Simi Valley, use our trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Santa Monica to Simi Valley in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus; or do a combination of tram, train, and bus. When traveling from Santa Monica in September, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Simi Valley: temperatures range from 90°F by day to 65°F at night. You will leave for Solvang on the 5th (Sat).

Things to do in Simi Valley

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Museums

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Solvang

Solvang is a city in Santa Barbara County, California. On the 5th (Sat), look for gifts at Ostrich Land, then walk around Hans Christian Andersen Park, and then admire the architecture and history at Old Mission Santa Ines.

To find reviews, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Solvang travel itinerary planner.

Getting from Simi Valley to Solvang by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Expect little chillier evenings in Solvang when traveling from Simi Valley in September, with lows around 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to St. Helena.

Things to do in Solvang

Parks · Wildlife · Shopping · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
Ostrich Land ©
Gift & Specialty Shop
Ostrich Land
3.9

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St. Helena

The Heart Of Napa Valley

The city of St.
To see maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our St. Helena trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Solvang to St. Helena in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of bus, train, and subway. In September, plan for daily highs up to 84°F, and evening lows to 51°F. On the 6th (Sun), you're off to San Francisco.

Things to do in St. Helena

Wineries · Tours · Parks · Outdoors

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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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around San Francisco: Point Reyes Safaris (in Point Reyes Station) and Mill Valley (Mount Tamalpais State Park & Muir Woods National Monument). And it doesn't end there: head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, walk around Golden Gate Park, take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, and get to know the fascinating history of Filbert Street Stairs.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our San Francisco trip maker.

Getting from St. Helena to San Francisco by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus; or do a combination of bus and subway. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from St. Helena in September: highs in San Francisco hover around 76°F, while lows dip to 58°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
Alcatraz Island ©
Must see
Alcatraz Island
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