7 days in California Itinerary

7 days in California Itinerary

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San Francisco
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Monterey
— 2 nights
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Los Angeles
— 2 nights

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Head to Ferry Building Marketplace and Ghirardelli Squarefor some retail therapy. There's much more to do: head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, steep yourself in history at City Lights Booksellers, take a stroll through Union Square, and go for a walk through Lombard Street.

To find ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our San Francisco trip planning tool.

Houston to San Francisco is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Houston to San Francisco, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. January in San Francisco sees daily highs of 59°F and lows of 46°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) so you can go by car to Monterey.

Things to do in San Francisco

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Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Ferry Building Marketplace ©
Ferry Building Marketplace
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

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Monterey

Monterey ©
Monterey is a city in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 13th (Wed): kick back and relax at Carmel River State Beach, immerse yourself in nature at Point Lobos, then take in the exciting artwork at Gallery by the Sea Carmel, and finally stop by AiX. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 14th (Thu): admire the majestic nature at Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park, kick back and relax at Pfeiffer State Beach, and then take in the dramatic scenery at McWay Falls.

To see ratings, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Monterey vacation planner.

Traveling by car from San Francisco to Monterey takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a shuttle. January in Monterey sees daily highs of 62°F and lows of 44°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) so you can travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Monterey

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Nature

Side Trips

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Point Lobos ©
Point Lobos
Carmel River State Beach ©
Carmel River State Beach
Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park ©
Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park

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Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©

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 15th (Fri): admire the landmark architecture of Walt Disney Concert Hall, go for a walk through 26-Mile Bike Path, and then look for gifts at LA Farmers' Market.

To find where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Los Angeles trip website.

You can fly from Monterey to Los Angeles in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Monterey in January: highs in Los Angeles hover around 70°F, while lows dip to 49°F. On the 16th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Shopping · Outdoors · Trails · Nightlife

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
LA Farmers' Market ©
LA Farmers' Market
26-Mile Bike Path ©
26-Mile Bike Path
Walt Disney Concert Hall ©
Walt Disney Concert Hall

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