6 days in California Itinerary

6 days in California Itinerary

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San Francisco
— 1 night
2
Mammoth Lakes
— 3 nights
3
Los Angeles
— 1 night

1
night
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Thu): get great views at Twin Peaks. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, and then snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge.

For traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, use the San Francisco online road trip planner.

Philadelphia to San Francisco is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Philadelphia to San Francisco, you'll gain 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Philadelphia in September, plan for little chillier nights in San Francisco, with lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Mammoth Lakes.

Things to do in San Francisco

Historic Sites Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Twin Peaks ©
Twin Peaks

3
nights
Mammoth Lakes

Mammoth Lakes ©
Mammoth Lakes is a town in Mono County, California, the county's only incorporated community. Escape the urban bustle at Glacier Point and Yosemite Falls. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Yosemite, Tunnel View and Bodie State Historic Park. Change things up with these side-trips from Mammoth Lakes: Yosemite National Park (Olmsted Point, Sentinel Dome, &more).

To find reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Mammoth Lakes route maker tool.

Getting from San Francisco to Mammoth Lakes by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from San Francisco in September, plan for cooler nights in Mammoth Lakes, with lows around °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) early enough to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Mammoth Lakes

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Yosemite National Park, Bodie State Historic Park
Highlights from your plan
Yosemite Falls ©
Yosemite Falls
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Sentinel Dome ©
Sentinel Dome

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night
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.
On the 17th (Tue), see the interesting displays at The Getty Center.

To find photos, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Los Angeles visit planner.

Traveling by flight from Mammoth Lakes to Los Angeles takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. When traveling from Mammoth Lakes in September, plan for a bit warmer days and much hotter nights in Los Angeles: temperatures range from °F by day to °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums
Highlights from your plan
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center

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