6 days in California Itinerary

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Los Angeles
— 1 night
San Francisco
— 2 nights
Mount Shasta
— 1 night
Yosemite National Park
— 1 night


Los Angeles — 1 night

City of Angels

Start off your visit on the 29th (Wed): get in on the family fun at Disneyland Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 30th (Thu): catch a live performance at Walt Disney Concert Hall, stroll the grounds of Hollywood Forever Cemetery, look and learn at Griffith Observatory, then don't miss a visit to Hollywood Walk of Fame, then see the interesting displays at The Getty Center, and finally take a leisurely stroll along Santa Monica Pier.

To see where to stay, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Los Angeles tour itinerary builder app.

The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Los Angeles. Expect a daytime high around 74°F in March, and nighttime lows around 54°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can catch the flight to San Francisco.
Theme Parks · Museums · Historic Sites · Childrens Museums
Side Trips

San Francisco — 2 nights

City by the Bay

Start off your visit on the 31st (Fri): take in nature's colorful creations at Japanese Tea Garden, snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, and then walk around Golden Gate Park. On the 1st (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: browse the different shops at Ferry Building Marketplace, then contemplate the long history of Alcatraz Island, and then take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf.

To find traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, go to the San Francisco tour planning tool.

Getting from Los Angeles to San Francisco by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Los Angeles in March, you will find days in San Francisco are slightly colder (65°F), and nights are about the same (50°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Mount Shasta.
Parks · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Nature

Mount Shasta — 1 night

Start off your visit on the 2nd (Sun): glide through natural beauty at Mt. Shasta Nordic Center, then fly down the slopes at Mt Shasta Ski Park, and then get impressive views of Mount Shasta.

Make your Mount Shasta itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

You can drive from San Francisco to Mount Shasta in 4.5 hours. Another option is to drive. Traveling from San Francisco in April, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Mount Shasta, with lows of 36°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) so you can travel to Yosemite National Park.
Parks · Winter Sports · Outdoors · Nature

Yosemite National Park — 1 night

Start off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): look for all kinds of wild species at McGurk Meadow, then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Swinging Bridge Picnic Area Yosemite National Park CA, and then identify plant and animal life at Cathedral Beach Picnic Area.

For where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Yosemite National Park trip app.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Mount Shasta to Yosemite National Park. Expect slightly colder evenings in Yosemite National Park when traveling from Mount Shasta in April, with lows around 28°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) so you can travel back home.
Parks · Wildlife · Nature

California travel guide

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.