58 days in California Itinerary

58 days in California Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
San Diego
— 6 nights
2
Los Angeles
— 7 nights
3
Death Valley National Park
— 6 nights
4
Mammoth Lakes
— 7 nights
5
South Lake Tahoe
— 5 nights
6
Truckee
— 5 nights
7
Napa
— 5 nights
8
Healdsburg
— 5 nights
9
San Francisco
— 10 nights

6
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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around San Diego: Lions, Tigers & Bears (in Alpine), Self Realization Fellowship Hermitage & Meditation Gardens (in Encinitas) and California Wolf Center (in Julian). There's much more to do: admire nature's wide array of creatures at San Diego Zoo, get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at SeaWorld San Diego, pause for some photo ops at Cabrillo National Monument, and walk around Sunset Cliffs Natural Park.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, go to the San Diego tour planner.

New Delhi, India to San Diego is an approximately 21.5-hour flight. You'll gain 13.5 hours traveling from New Delhi to San Diego due to the time zone difference. In January, daily temperatures in San Diego can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) early enough to drive to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Outdoors

Side Trips

Lions, Tigers & Bears, Self Realization Fellowship Hermitage & Meditation Gardens, California Wolf Center
Highlights from your plan
Lions, Tigers & Bears ©
Lions, Tigers & Bears
San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
USS Midway Museum ©
USS Midway Museum

7
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, Star Wars Launch Bay, &more). There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at The Getty Center, learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County, look and learn at Griffith Observatory, and explore the world behind art at Los Angeles County Museum of Art.

To see reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Los Angeles trip maker website.

Drive from San Diego to Los Angeles in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in January, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) so you can drive to Death Valley National Park.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks · Museums · Fun & Games

Side Trips

Anaheim, Santa Monica Pier
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Disney California Adventure Park ©
Disney California Adventure Park
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center

6
nights
Death Valley National Park

Death Valley National Park ©
Extreme heat and dryness create extreme landscapes in Death Valley National Park.
Death Valley National Park is known for nature, scenic drive, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get great views at Dante's View, explore the stunning scenery at Mosaic Canyon, admire the sheer force of Darwin Falls, and explore the activities along Badwater Basin.

To find maps, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Death Valley National Park trip planner.

You can drive from Los Angeles to Death Valley National Park in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of train, bus, and car. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Los Angeles in January, with highs in Death Valley National Park at 17°C and lows at 1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Mammoth Lakes.

Things to do in Death Valley National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Telescope Peak trail ©
Telescope Peak trail
Dante's View ©
Dante's View
Geologist's Cabin ©
Geologist's Cabin

7
nights
Mammoth Lakes

Mammoth Lakes ©
Mammoth Lakes is a town in Mono County, California, the county's only incorporated community. Explore Mammoth Lakes' surroundings by going to Yosemite National Park (Yosemite Conservation Heritage Center, Badger Pass Ski Area, &more).

To see where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Mammoth Lakes holiday builder website.

Drive from Death Valley National Park to Mammoth Lakes in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and bus. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Death Valley National Park in February; daily highs in Mammoth Lakes reach 10°C and lows reach -9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) so you can go by car to South Lake Tahoe.

Things to do in Mammoth Lakes

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trip

Yosemite National Park
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Badger Pass Ski Area ©
Badger Pass Ski Area
Vernal Fall ©
Vernal Fall

5
nights
South Lake Tahoe

South Lake Tahoe ©
High in the Sierra Nevada mountains on the shore of one of America’s most scenic lakes, South Lake Tahoe captures the spirit of the outdoors and serves as a hub for tourism activities surrounding the lake.
When in South Lake Tahoe, make a side trip to see Hellman-Ehrman Mansion in Tahoe City, approximately Tahoe City away. Next up on the itinerary: hit the slopes at Rock House Discount Ski & Snowboard Rentals, tour the pleasant surroundings at Heavenly Mountain Resort, walk around Bijou Community Park - Disc Golf, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Jobs Peak.

To see traveler tips, photos, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our South Lake Tahoe trip app.

Traveling by car from Mammoth Lakes to South Lake Tahoe takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 9°C in February, and nighttime lows around -6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) early enough to drive to Truckee.

Things to do in South Lake Tahoe

Parks · Outdoors · Winter Sports

Side Trips

Lake Tahoe (California), Hellman-Ehrman Mansion
Highlights from your plan
Rock House Discount Ski & Snowboard Rentals ©
Adventure Mountain ©
Adventure Mountain
Jobs Peak ©
Jobs Peak

5
nights
Truckee

Truckee ©
Truckee is an incorporated town in Nevada County, California, United States. Explore Truckee's surroundings by going to West Coast Falconry (in Marysville) and Homewood (Tahoe Maritime Museum & Homewood Mountain Resort). And it doesn't end there: ski along the peaceful trails at Tahoe Donner Cross Country, fly down the slopes at Tahoe Donner, explore the engaging exhibits at KidZone Museum, and snap pictures at Rainbow Bridge / Donner Summit Bridge.

For photos, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Truckee trip tool.

You can drive from South Lake Tahoe to Truckee in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 8°C in February, and nighttime lows around -9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) early enough to go by car to Napa.

Things to do in Truckee

Outdoors · Winter Sports · Parks

Side Trips

Homewood, Tahoe Cross Country, West Coast Falconry
Highlights from your plan
West Coast Falconry ©
West Coast Falconry
Tahoe Donner Cross Country ©
Tahoe Donner Cross Country
Tahoe Donner ©
Tahoe Donner

5
nights
Napa

Napa ©
Located just 80 km (50 mi) north of San Francisco, Napa sits at the southern end of the scenic Napa Valley, one of the world's major wine regions.
Change things up with these side-trips from Napa: Sonoma (Sears Point Racing Experience & MacLaren), Jack London State Historic Park (in Glen Ellen) and St. Helena (Ladera Vineyards & Modus Operandi Cellars). There's lots more to do: awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area, do a tasting at B Cellars Vineyards and Winery, contemplate the long history of Lachryma Montis, and don't miss a visit to Sonoma Barracks.

To find more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Napa tour itinerary builder website.

Drive from Truckee to Napa in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. When traveling from Truckee in February, plan for somewhat warmer days and warmer nights in Napa: temperatures range from 20°C by day to 4°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Healdsburg.

Things to do in Napa

Wineries · Tours · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Sonoma, St. Helena, Inglenook, Jack London State Historic Park, Cliff Lede Vineyards
Highlights from your plan
B Cellars Vineyards and Winery ©
B Cellars Vineyards and Winery
Wine Tours & Tastings
Jack London State Historic Park ©
Jack London State Historic Park

5
nights
Healdsburg

Healdsburg ©
The quaint city of Healdsburg is one of northern California's wine capitals, serving as the meeting point for three of Sonoma's most important wine-producing regions.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Healdsburg: Sonoma Coast State Beach (in Sonoma), Sharpsteen Museum (in Calistoga) and Mendocino Coast (in Mendocino). There's much more to do: learn about winemaking at Sapphire Hill Winery, admire the majestic nature at Fort Ross State Historic Park, awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area, and look for all kinds of wild species at Safari West.

Planning Healdsburg trip won't be overwheling when you use's Insprock itinerary maker.

You can drive from Napa to Healdsburg in 1.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of bus and taxi. In February, daytime highs in Healdsburg are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) to allow time to drive to San Francisco.

Things to do in Healdsburg

Parks · Wineries · Nature

Side Trips

Santa Rosa, Sonoma Coast State Beach, Fort Ross State Historic Park, Korbel Champagne Cellars, Sharpsteen Museum
Highlights from your plan
Sapphire Hill Winery ©
Sapphire Hill Winery
Mendocino Coast ©
Mendocino Coast
Wine Tours & Tastings

10
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
San Francisco is known for nature, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, engage your brain at Exploratorium, admire the natural beauty at Japanese Tea Garden, and take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf.

To find more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the San Francisco trip maker.

Getting from Healdsburg to San Francisco by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train, bus, and subway. Expect a bit warmer evenings in San Francisco when traveling from Healdsburg in March, with lows around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Museums · Parks · Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

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