50 days in United States Itinerary

50 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Eureka
— 3 nights
2
Redding
— 2 nights
3
Santa Rosa
— 4 nights
4
San Francisco
— 5 nights
5
San Jose
— 4 nights
6
Fresno
— 4 nights
7
Visalia
— 4 nights
8
Bakersfield
— 2 nights
9
Santa Maria
— 4 nights
10
Los Angeles
— 4 nights
11
Anaheim
— 4 nights
12
San Diego
— 7 nights

3
nights
Eureka

Eureka ©
Eureka is the principal city and county seat of Humboldt County in the Redwood Empire region of California. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Redwood National Park and Trees of Mystery. Visiting Avenue of the Giants and Redwood Highway will get you outdoors. Get out of town with these interesting Eureka side-trips: Newton B. Drury Scenic Pkwy (in Orick) and Wilson Creek Beach (in Klamath). The adventure continues: explore the striking landscape of Humboldt Bay National Wildlife Refuge Complex and look for all kinds of wild species at Arcata Marsh and Wildlife Sanctuary.

To find traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, use the Eureka visit planner.

Stockholm, Sweden to Eureka is an approximately 24-hour combination of flight and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 9 hours traveling from Stockholm to Eureka. Expect a daytime high around °C in June, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Redding.

Things to do in Eureka

Outdoors Parks Nature

Side Trips

Klamath, Humboldt Coastal Nature Center, Avenue of the Giants, Humboldt Bay National Wildlife Refuge Complex, Newton B. Drury Scenic Pkwy
Highlights from your plan
Redwood National Park ©
Redwood National Park
Trees of Mystery ©
Trees of Mystery
Humboldt Coastal Nature Center ©
Humboldt Coastal Nature Center

2
nights
Redding

Redding ©
Redding, officially the City of Redding, is the county seat of Shasta County, California, in the northern part of the state. On the 6th (Sat), mingle with the ghosts of the past at Shasta State Historic Park and then kick back and relax at Brandy Creek Beach. On your second day here, admire the natural beauty at McConnell Arboretum & Botanical Gardens, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Bethel Church, and then take in the views from Sundial Bridge.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read Redding online trip maker.

You can drive from Eureka to Redding in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect warmer weather when traveling from Eureka in June: highs in Redding hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Santa Rosa.

Things to do in Redding

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trip

Brandy Creek Beach
Highlights from your plan
Shasta State Historic Park ©
Shasta State Historic Park
Bethel Church ©
Bethel Church
McConnell Arboretum & Botanical Gardens ©
McConnell Arboretum & Botanical Gardens

4
nights
Santa Rosa

Santa Rosa ©
Located less than an hour's drive north of San Francisco, Santa Rosa serves as a convenient hub for travelers on their way to the world-famous Napa Valley wine country.
Head to Mumm Napa and Graton Galleryfor some retail therapy. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Castello di Amorosa and Safari West. Change things up with these side-trips from Santa Rosa: Cast Wines (in Geyserville), Robert Mondavi Winery (in Oakville) and Armstrong Redwood State Reserve (in Guerneville). There's lots more to do: indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area, do a tasting at Stephen & Walker Winery, view the masterpieces at Indian Springs Art Gallery, and get a taste of the local shopping with Patrick Amiot.

For more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, use the Santa Rosa trip itinerary maker tool.

Drive from Redding to Santa Rosa in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Redding in June: high temperatures in Santa Rosa hover around °C and lows are around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) early enough to drive to San Francisco.

Things to do in Santa Rosa

Wineries Wildlife Parks

Side Trips

Healdsburg, Calistoga, Cast Wines, Robert Mondavi Winery, VJB Cellars
Highlights from your plan
Safari West ©
Safari West
Armstrong Redwood State Reserve ©
Armstrong Redwood State Reserve
Wine Tours & Tastings

5
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Alcatraz Island and Filbert Street Stairs. Get in touch with nature at Lands End and Fishing Charters & Tours. There's still lots to do: snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, identify plant and animal life at Marin Headlands, contemplate the waterfront views at San Francisco Bay, and examine the collection at de Young Museum.

For maps, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our San Francisco trip planner.

You can drive from Santa Rosa to San Francisco in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Santa Rosa in June, you will find days in San Francisco are slightly colder (°C), and nights are about the same (°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) so you can go by car to San Jose.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Museums Tours

Side Trip

Marin Headlands
Highlights from your plan
Legion of Honor ©
Legion of Honor
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Marin Headlands ©
Marin Headlands

4
nights
San Jose

San Jose ©
The metropolitan center of Silicon Valley, San Jose considers itself a global city.
Step out of the city life by going to Point Lobos and Natural Bridges State Beach. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Carmel River State Beach and Pebble Beach Golf Links. You'll find plenty of places to visit near San Jose: Pacific Grove (Asilomar State Beach & Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard). Next up on the itinerary: take an unorthodox tour of Winchester Mystery House.

For ratings, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, use the San Jose trip tool.

Getting from San Francisco to San Jose by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus; or take a subway. When traveling from San Francisco in June, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in San Jose: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Fresno.

Things to do in San Jose

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Carmel, Pacific Grove, Natural Bridges State Beach, Pebble Beach Golf Links
Highlights from your plan
Winchester Mystery House ©
Winchester Mystery House
Point Lobos ©
Point Lobos
Carmel River State Beach ©
Carmel River State Beach

4
nights
Fresno

Fresno ©
The only metropolitan hub nestled between three national parks, Fresno makes a surprisingly lively getaway.
Visiting Vernal Fall and Nevada Falls Loop will get you outdoors. Popular historic sites such as Forestiere Underground Gardens and Pioneer Yosemite History Center are in your itinerary. Venture out of the city with trips to Yosemite National Park (Sentinel Dome, Ansel Adams Gallery, &more). There's still lots to do: admire the landmark architecture of Old Fresno Water Tower and sample the tasty concoctions at Tioga-Sequoia Brewing Company.

For maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Fresno trip planner.

Traveling by car from San Jose to Fresno takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Traveling from San Jose in June, things will get a bit warmer in Fresno: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Visalia.

Things to do in Fresno

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Yosemite National Park
Highlights from your plan
Nevada Falls Loop ©
Nevada Falls Loop
Sentinel Dome ©
Sentinel Dome
Pioneer Yosemite History Center ©
Pioneer Yosemite History Center

4
nights
Visalia

Visalia ©
Visalia is a city situated in the agricultural San Joaquin Valley of California, approximately 230mi southeast of San Francisco, 190mi north of Los Angeles, 36mi west of Sequoia National Park and 43mi south of Fresno. Take a break from the city and head to Giant Forest and Kings Canyon National Park. Discover out-of-the-way places like General Sherman Tree and Moro Rock. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Visalia: Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park (Generals Hwy, Kings Canyon Scenic Byway, &more). Next up on the itinerary: explore the striking landscape of Sequoia National Park and revel in the low prices at Tulare Outlet Center.

For traveler tips, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Visalia online travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Fresno to Visalia takes an hour. June in Visalia sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Bakersfield.

Things to do in Visalia

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park, Tulare Outlet Center
Highlights from your plan
Giant Forest ©
Giant Forest
Moro Rock ©
Moro Rock
Kings Canyon National Park ©
Kings Canyon National Park

2
nights
Bakersfield

Bakersfield ©
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Mon): identify plant and animal life at Tule Elk Reserve State Natural Reserve and then revel in the low prices at Outlets at Tejon. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get engrossed in the history at Kern County Museum and then see a world frozen in time at Silver City Ghost Town.

To see ratings, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Bakersfield trip maker app.

Traveling by car from Visalia to Bakersfield takes 1.5 hours. Traveling from Visalia in June, Bakersfield is a bit warmer at night with lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Tue) so you can travel to Santa Maria.

Things to do in Bakersfield

Wildlife Shopping Parks

Side Trips

Silver City Ghost Town, Outlets at Tejon, Tule Elk Reserve State Natural Reserve
Highlights from your plan
Tule Elk Reserve State Natural Reserve ©
Tule Elk Reserve State Natural Reserve
Silver City Ghost Town ©
Silver City Ghost Town
Kern County Museum ©
Kern County Museum

4
nights
Santa Maria

Santa Maria ©
Santa Maria is a city near the Southern California coast in Santa Barbara County. We've included these beaches for you: Moonstone Beach and Piedras Blancas. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Tobin James Cellars and Presqu'ile Winery. Venture out of the city with trips to Morro Rock (in Morro Bay), Friends of the Elephant Seal (in San Simeon) and Visitor Center (in Solvang). There's still lots to do: explore and take pictures at Moonstone Beach Dr and identify plant and animal life at Monarch Butterfly Grove.

To see other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Santa Maria trip itinerary planning website.

You can drive from Bakersfield to Santa Maria in 2.5 hours. When traveling from Bakersfield in June, plan for colder days and slightly colder nights in Santa Maria: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Santa Maria

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

San Simeon, Cambria, Morro Rock, Visitor Center, Monarch Butterfly Grove
Highlights from your plan
Presqu'ile Winery ©
Presqu'ile Winery
Friends of the Elephant Seal ©
Friends of the Elephant Seal
Moonstone Beach ©
Moonstone Beach

4
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.
You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Santa Monica Bay and Santa Monica State Beach. Head to Camarillo Premium Outlets and LA Farmers' Marketfor plenty of shopping. Step out of Los Angeles to go to Simi Valley and see Ronald Reagan Presidential Library and Museum, which is approximately 58 minutes away. There's still lots to do: admire the masterpieces at The Broad, take a stroll through Angelino Heights Historic Area, see the interesting displays at Hollywood Bowl Museum, and get a new perspective on nature at La Brea Tar Pits and Museum.

For photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Los Angeles online visit planner.

Traveling by car from Santa Maria to Los Angeles takes 3 hours. Traveling from Santa Maria in July, expect Los Angeles to be a bit warmer, temps between °C and °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) so you can drive to Anaheim.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Santa Monica, Ronald Reagan Presidential Library and Museum, Camarillo Premium Outlets, The Huntington Library, Art Museum and Botanical Gardens
Highlights from your plan
Ronald Reagan Presidential Library and Museum ©
Santa Monica State Beach ©
Santa Monica State Beach

4
nights
Anaheim

Anaheim ©
Anaheim's major attractions are its world-famous Disney entertainment complex, sports teams, and convention center.
Get some cultural insight at Mission San Juan Capistrano and Sunnylands Center & Gardens. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Newport Beach and Palm Springs Art Museum. Get out of town with these interesting Anaheim side-trips: San Clemente Pier (in San Clemente) and Crystal Cove (in Laguna Beach). Next up on the itinerary: make an unforgettable trip to Disneyland Park.

To find traveler tips and more tourist information, read our Anaheim tour builder app.

Traveling by car from Los Angeles to Anaheim takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in July, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) to allow time to drive to San Diego.

Things to do in Anaheim

Museums Parks Theme Parks

Side Trips

Newport Beach, San Clemente Pier, Palm Springs Art Museum, Mission San Juan Capistrano, Sunnylands Center & Gardens
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Mission San Juan Capistrano ©
Mission San Juan Capistrano
Crystal Cove ©
Crystal Cove

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nights
San Diego

San Diego ©
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.
Escape the urban bustle at La Jolla Cove and La Jolla Shores Park. Old Town San Diego State Historic Park and Point Loma are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Step out of San Diego with an excursion to Lions, Tigers & Bears in Alpine--about 48 minutes away. The adventure continues: visit a coastal fixture at Old Point Loma Lighthouse, kick back and relax at Coronado Beach, pause for some photo ops at Mt. Soledad National Veterans Memorial, and take a stroll through Little Italy.

Discover how to plan a San Diego trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Anaheim to San Diego takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Anaheim in July, expect nights in San Diego to be about the same, around °C, while days are a bit cooler, around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Coronado Beach, Lions, Tigers & Bears
Highlights from your plan
La Jolla Cove ©
La Jolla Cove
Lions, Tigers & Bears ©
Lions, Tigers & Bears
La Jolla Shores Park ©
La Jolla Shores Park