60 days in California Itinerary

60 days in California Itinerary

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60 days in California Itinerary

Start: Atlanta
Fly:  6​h
1
Los Angeles
— 7 nights
Fly + Drive:  4​h 15​min
2
Yosemite National Park
— 10 nights
+2
bus + foot + bus:  6​h 15​min
3
South Lake Tahoe
— 6 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
Truckee
— 6 nights
Drive:  5​h 45​min
5
Crescent City
— 5 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
6
San Francisco
— 9 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
7
Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park
— 7 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
8
San Diego
— 7 nights
Fly:  5​h 45​min
End: Atlanta

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.
Explore Los Angeles' surroundings by going to Anaheim (Disneyland Park, Disney California Adventure Park, & more). Pack the 1st (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. And it doesn't end there: examine the collection at The Getty Center, put a fun spin on your tour with Fantastic Race, immerse yourself in nature at Topanga State Park, and make a trip to Santa Monica Pier.

To find maps, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Los Angeles trip itinerary planning tool .

Atlanta to Los Angeles is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Atlanta to Los Angeles is minus 3 hours. Traveling from Atlanta in June, things will get slightly colder in Los Angeles: highs are around 79°F and lows about 62°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Parks

Side Trips

Anaheim, Santa Monica
Highlights from your plan
Fantastic Race ©
Fantastic Race
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Disney California Adventure Park ©
Disney California Adventure Park

10
nights
Yosemite National Park

Yosemite National Park ©
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.
Spend the 15th (Sat) exploring nature at Elizabeth Lake, Yosemite National Park. Spend the 16th (Sun) exploring nature at Bridalveil Fall. There's still lots to do: take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier Point, stroll through Nevada Falls Loop, admire the sheer force of Vernal Fall, and take a memorable drive along Tioga Pass.

To see photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Yosemite National Park vacation planner.

You can do a combination of flight and car from Los Angeles to Yosemite National Park in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and bus. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Los Angeles in June since evenings lows in Yosemite National Park dip to 43°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) so you can travel to South Lake Tahoe.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Mariposa Grove ©
Mariposa Grove
Tuolumne Meadows ©
Tuolumne Meadows

6
nights
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.
Get out of town with these interesting South Lake Tahoe side-trips: Homewood (SWA Watersports & Eagle Rock Hiking Trail). And it doesn't end there: explore the activities along Emerald Bay State Park, tour the pleasant surroundings at Pope Beach, hike along Rubicon Trail, and kick back and relax at Baldwin Beach.

To find other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, go to the South Lake Tahoe day trip planner.

You can take a bus from Yosemite National Park to South Lake Tahoe in 6.5 hours. In June, daily temperatures in South Lake Tahoe can reach 77°F, while at night they dip to 41°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) early enough to drive to Truckee.

Things to do in South Lake Tahoe

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Homewood, Eagle Falls Trail, Meeks Bay Beach, Emerald Bay State Park
Highlights from your plan
Waterskiing & Jetskiing
Speed Boats Tours
Magic Carpet Golf ©
Magic Carpet Golf

6
nights
Truckee

Truckee ©
Truckee is an incorporated town in Nevada County, California, United States. Get out of town with these interesting Truckee side-trips: Tahoe National Forest (in Downieville), West Coast Falconry (in Marysville) and Tahoe City (Stateline Lookout & Commons Beach Park). There's lots more to do: get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, immerse yourself in nature at Donner Memorial State Park and Emigrant Trail Museum, tour the pleasant surroundings at Kings Beach State Recreation Area, and take in the waterfront activity at Donner Lake Watersports & Marina.

To find reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Truckee trip itinerary maker site .

Getting from South Lake Tahoe to Truckee by car takes about 1.5 hours. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from South Lake Tahoe in June since evenings lows in Truckee dip to 36°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Mon) early enough to travel to Crescent City.

Things to do in Truckee

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Tahoe City, Kings Beach, Tahoe National Forest, West Coast Falconry
Highlights from your plan
West Coast Falconry ©
West Coast Falconry
River Rafting & Tubing
Truckee Bike Park ©
Truckee Bike Park

5
nights
Crescent City

Crescent City ©
Crescent City is the county seat and only incorporated city in Del Norte County, California. Venture out of the city with trips to Orick (Lady Bird Johnson Grove, Prairie Creek Redwoods State Park, & more), High Bluff Overlook (in Klamath) and Redwood National Park (Redwood National Park, Trillium Falls Hike, & more). The adventure continues: stroll through Enderts Beach, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Ocean World, immerse yourself in nature at Jedediah Smith Redwood State Park Campground, and explore the stunning scenery at Fern Canyon.

Make your Crescent City itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Drive from Truckee to Crescent City in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. When traveling from Truckee in July, plan for colder days and somewhat warmer nights in Crescent City: temperatures range from 62°F by day to 52°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Crescent City

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Redwood National Park, Orick, Fern Canyon, High Bluff Overlook
Highlights from your plan
Redwood National Park ©
Redwood National Park
Trillium Falls Hike ©
Trillium Falls Hike
Enderts Beach ©
Enderts Beach

9
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Get out of town with these interesting San Francisco side-trips: Muir Woods National Monument (in Mill Valley) and Tall Trees Grove (in Redwood National Park). Dedicate the 11th (Thu) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. And it doesn't end there: step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island, take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, get curious at California Academy of Sciences, and stroll through Crissy Field.

To see maps, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the San Francisco trip builder .

Traveling by flight from Crescent City to San Francisco takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Traveling from Crescent City in July, you will find days in San Francisco are somewhat warmer (73°F), and nights are about the same (57°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Tours Museums

Side Trips

Muir Woods National Monument, Tall Trees Grove
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium
Muir Woods National Monument ©
Muir Woods National Monument

7
nights
Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park

Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park ©
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.
Get out of town with these interesting Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park side-trips: Trail of 100 Giants (in Ponderosa) and Manzanar National Historic Site (in Independence). And it doesn't end there: take a peaceful walk through Giant Forest, tour the pleasant surroundings at Crescent Meadow Rd, trek along Moro Rock, and take in breathtaking views at Kings Canyon National Park.

To find where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park travel planner.

You can fly from San Francisco to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park in 5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. While traveling from San Francisco, expect much warmer days and somewhat warmer nights in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park, ranging from highs of 98°F to lows of 66°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) so you can travel to San Diego.

Things to do in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Manzanar National Historic Site, Trail of 100 Giants
Highlights from your plan
Lakes Trail in Sequoia National Park ©
Moro Rock ©
Moro Rock
Congress Trail ©
Congress Trail

7
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: Self Realization Fellowship Hermitage & Meditation Gardens (in Encinitas) and LEGOLAND California (in Carlsbad). The adventure continues: admire nature's wide array of creatures at San Diego Zoo, enjoy the sand and surf at Mission Beach Park, see the interesting displays at USS Midway Museum, and tour the pleasant surroundings at La Jolla Cove.

Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to San Diego fast, fun, and easy.

You can fly from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park to San Diego in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and train; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park in July, you will find days in San Diego are much colder (77°F), and nights are about the same (68°F). Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Theme Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Self Realization Fellowship Hermitage & Meditation Gardens, LEGOLAND California
Highlights from your plan
San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
SeaWorld San Diego ©
SeaWorld San Diego
Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve ©

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