58 days in California Itinerary

58 days in California Itinerary

Created using Inspirock California journey planner
Make it your trip
Fly
1
Los Angeles
— 6 nights
Drive
2
San Diego
— 6 nights
Fly
3
Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park
— 6 nights
Drive
4
Yosemite National Park
— 9 nights
Drive
5
South Lake Tahoe
— 6 nights
Fly
6
San Francisco
— 7 nights
Fly to California Redwood Coast-Humboldt County Airport, Drive to Orick
7
Orick
— 3 nights
Drive
8
Healdsburg
— 6 nights
Drive
9
Napa
— 7 nights
Drive to San Francisco International Airport, Fly to Kuwait City

S M T W T F S
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31
1
2
3
4
5
6

Los Angeles — 6 nights

Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Los Angeles: Anaheim (Disneyland Park, Disney California Adventure Park, &more) and Mulholland Drive (in Beverly Hills). Pack the 6th (Mon) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at Paley Center for Media, walk around Tongva Park, see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory, and take a stroll through Montana Avenue.

To find photos, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Los Angeles trip planner.

Kuwait City, Kuwait to Los Angeles is an approximately 20-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Kuwait City to Los Angeles is minus 11 hours. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Kuwait City in June, with highs in Los Angeles at 30°C and lows at 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) to allow time to drive to San Diego.
more
Theme Parks · Museums · Shopping · Parks
Side Trips

San Diego — 6 nights

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.
Go for a jaunt from San Diego to Encinitas to see Self Realization Fellowship Hermitage & Meditation Gardens about 32 minutes away. Spend the 14th (Tue) exploring the fascinating underwater world at SeaWorld San Diego. There's still lots to do: meet the residents at San Diego Zoo, shop like a local with Gaslamp Quarter, steep yourself in history at Marston House Museum, and kick back and relax at Black's Beach.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our San Diego visit app.

Drive from Los Angeles to San Diego in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. When traveling from Los Angeles in June, plan for slightly colder days in San Diego, with highs around 26°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) to allow time to fly to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park.
more
Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Museums · Theme Parks
Side Trip

Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park — 6 nights

With mountain peaks reaching past 4,250 m (14,000 ft) and trees stretching to over 75 m (250 ft) high, Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks present nature on a grand scale.
Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park is known for nature, historic sites, and trails. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: take a peaceful walk through Giant Forest, hike along Lakes Trail in Sequoia National Park, don't miss a visit to Grant Grove, and Head underground at Boyden Cavern.

To see more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park journey builder app.

You can fly from San Diego to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from San Diego in June, you will find days in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park are warmer (40°C), and nights are about the same (19°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can travel to Yosemite National Park.
more
Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature

Yosemite National Park — 9 nights

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.
On the 25th (Sat), spend a scenic day exploring the area around Half Dome. On the 27th (Mon), hike the day away at Panorama Trail. And it doesn't end there: explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point, hike along North Dome, take in the dramatic scenery at Vernal Fall, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Tuolumne Meadows.

To find other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read Yosemite National Park road trip planning website.

You can drive from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park to Yosemite National Park in 5.5 hours. Traveling from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park in June, things will get a bit cooler in Yosemite National Park: highs are around 30°C and lows about 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) so you can travel to South Lake Tahoe.
more
Parks · Trails · Outdoors · Nature

South Lake Tahoe — 6 nights

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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Five Lakes Creek Trailhead (in Olympic Valley), Tompkins Memorial Trail (in Truckee) and Hellman-Ehrman Mansion (in Tahoe City). The adventure continues: indulge your taste buds at Wine Tours From Tahoe, explore the historical opulence of Vikingsholm, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and explore the activities along Emerald Bay State Park.

Find out how to plan South Lake Tahoe trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.

Drive from Yosemite National Park to South Lake Tahoe in 3 hours. In July in South Lake Tahoe, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) so you can fly to San Francisco.
more
Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Historic Sites
Side Trips

San Francisco — 7 nights

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Change things up with a short trip to Muir Woods National Monument in Mill Valley (about 48 minutes away). And it doesn't end there: snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, contemplate the long history of Alcatraz Island, admire the natural beauty at Japanese Tea Garden, and walk around Golden Gate Park.

For reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our San Francisco sightseeing planner.

You can fly from South Lake Tahoe to San Francisco in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. When traveling from South Lake Tahoe in July, plan for a bit cooler days in San Francisco, with highs around 26°C, while nights are a bit warmer with lows around 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) so you can travel to Orick.
more
Parks · Museums · Historic Sites · Breweries & Distilleries
Side Trips

Orick — 3 nights

Orick is a census-designated place situated on the banks of the Redwood Creek in Humboldt County, California. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Orick: Redwood National Park (Redwood National Park & Tall Trees Grove). There's still lots to do: take a memorable drive along Newton B. Drury Scenic Pkwy, make a trip to Big Tree, hike along Lady Bird Johnson Grove, and admire the majestic nature at Prairie Creek Redwoods State Park.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Orick trip planning website.

Explore your travel options from San Francisco to Orick with the Route module. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from San Francisco in July; daily highs in Orick reach 20°C and lows reach 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Mon) so you can travel to Healdsburg.
more
Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails
Side Trip

Healdsburg — 6 nights

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 Healdsburg's surroundings by going to Fort Ross State Historic Park (in Jenner), Mendocino (Mendocino Coast & Gallery Bookshop & Bookwinkle's Children's Books) and Armstrong Redwood State Reserve (in Guerneville). And it doesn't end there: do a tasting at Jordan Vineyard & Winery, make a trip to Healdsburg Plaza, contemplate the waterfront views at Russian River, and sample some tasty brews at Ace It Bike Tours.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Healdsburg vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Drive from Orick to Healdsburg in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. When traveling from Orick in July, plan for somewhat warmer days in Healdsburg, with highs around 34°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sun) so you can drive to Napa.
more
Wineries · Nature · Parks · Outdoors
Side Trips

Napa — 7 nights

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: Schramsberg Vineyards (in Calistoga) and St. Helena (Pride Mountain Vineyards, Anderson's Conn Valley Vineyards, &more). Dedicate the 25th (Mon) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. There's still lots to do: walk around Sonoma Plaza, do a tasting at Robert Mondavi Winery, don't miss a visit to Sonoma Barracks, and take in nature's colorful creations at Round Pond Estate.

To see ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Napa online tour planner.

Traveling by car from Healdsburg to Napa takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. While traveling from Healdsburg, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Napa, ranging from highs of 30°C to lows of 14°C. On the 31st (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can fly back home.
more
Wineries · Tours · Parks · Historic Sites
Side Trips

California travel guide

4.1
Specialty Museums · Wineries & Vineyards · Theme Parks
The Golden State
The country's most populous state, California includes landscapes that range from the forested northern coast to harsh southern deserts. Sandwiched right in the middle of the state is a fertile valley, home to farms, vineyards, and orchards. California's cities offer diverse attractions, from amusement parks and upscale shops to award-winning restaurants and innovative art galleries. Outside the state's big urban centers, places to visit include some of the nation's most rugged national parks, ancient forests, towering mountain peaks, and ski resorts. More than just a surfing destination famous for its beaches and winding coastal roads, California also boasts one of the world's largest economies, bolstered by the booming tech industries.
more