6 days in Atlanta & California Itinerary

6 days in Atlanta & California Itinerary

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Atlanta
— 1 day
Fly
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San Diego
— 1 night
Drive
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Los Angeles
— 1 night
Drive
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Yosemite National Park
— 1 night
Drive
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San Francisco
— 2 nights
Fly

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Atlanta

— 1 day

The Capital of the South

Georgia’s largest city and capital, Atlanta is a thriving metropolis anchored by its southern roots.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Tue): see the interesting displays at World of Coca-Cola, then get a taste of the local shopping with National Center for Civil and Human Rights, then examine the collection at Fire Station No. 6, and finally see the interesting displays at The Patch Works Art & History Center.

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Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from your home destination to Atlanta. Expect a daytime high around 76°F in October, and nighttime lows around 56°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) so you can travel to San Diego.

Things to do in Atlanta

Museums · Shopping

San Diego

— 1 night

America's Finest City

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.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Wed): examine the collection at USS Midway Museum and then walk around La Jolla Cove.

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You can fly from Atlanta to San Diego in 6 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Atlanta to San Diego is minus 3 hours. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Atlanta in October since evenings lows in San Diego dip to 64°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Wed) early enough to drive to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Museums

Los Angeles

— 1 night

City of Angels

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 31st (Thu): enjoy the sand and surf at Venice Beach and Boardwalk, then examine the collection at The Getty Center, then admire the masterpieces at Norton Simon Museum, and finally look and learn at Griffith Observatory.

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Traveling by car from San Diego to Los Angeles takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 82°F in October, and nighttime lows around 62°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums · Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trip

Yosemite National Park

— 1 night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Fri): look for all kinds of wild species at Cathedral Beach Picnic Area, then take in the exciting artwork at Ansel Adams Gallery, then take in the dramatic natural features at Sentinel Dome, and finally explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point.

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Drive from Los Angeles to Yosemite National Park in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. When traveling from Los Angeles in October, plan for a bit cooler days in Yosemite National Park, with highs around 66°F, while nights are much colder with lows around 28°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Nature · Shopping · Museums

San Francisco

— 2 nights

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
On the 2nd (Sat), take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, then head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, and then take in the pleasant sights at Fisherman's Wharf. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun): browse the different shops at Ferry Building Marketplace and then contemplate the long history of SS Jeremiah O'Brien.

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Getting from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco by car takes about 4 hours. While traveling from Yosemite National Park, expect somewhat warmer days and much warmer nights in San Francisco, ranging from highs of 64°F to lows of 51°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Neighborhoods

California travel guide

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Specialty Museums · Wineries & Vineyards · Beaches
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.