7 days in California Itinerary

7 days in California Itinerary

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San Diego
— 1 night
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Los Angeles
— 2 nights
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Carmel
— 1 night
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San Francisco
— 2 nights

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San Diego

San Diego ©

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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes SeaWorld San Diego as well as San Diego Zoo. On the 1st (Sun), meet the residents at SeaWorld San Diego and then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at San Diego Zoo.

To find photos and other tourist information, go to the San Diego travel route planner.

Charlotte to San Diego is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a -3 hour difference. In November, San Diego is a bit warmer than Charlotte - with highs of 73°F and lows of 57°F. On the 2nd (Mon), you're off to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Theme Parks
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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.
You've added Hollywood Walk of Fame, Universal Studios Hollywood, Santa Monica Pier, and other attractions to your itinerary. On the 3rd (Tue), find something for the whole family at Disneyland Park and then get in on the family fun at Universal Studios Hollywood. On the next day, take a leisurely stroll along Santa Monica Pier and then get to know the fascinating history of Hollywood Walk of Fame.

To find ratings, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles trip builder.

Drive from San Diego to Los Angeles in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus; or fly. In November, plan for daily highs up to 76°F, and evening lows to 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Carmel.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Disney Park / Activity
Disneyland Park
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Pier / Boardwalk
Santa Monica Pier
4.1
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Historic Walking Area
Hollywood Walk of Fame
2.6

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Carmel

Carmel
Carmel-by-the-Sea, often simply called Carmel, is a city in Monterey County, California, United States, founded in 1902 and incorporated on October 31, 1916. On the 5th (Thu), stop by AiX.

For maps, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Carmel trip itinerary site.

Getting from Los Angeles to Carmel by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive; or take a bus. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Los Angeles in November: high temperatures in Carmel hover around 65°F and lows are around 47°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) early enough to drive to San Francisco.

Things to do in Carmel

Side Trip

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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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Sonoma Valley as well as Golden Gate Bridge. On the 6th (Fri), learn about winemaking at Sonoma Valley, contemplate the long history of Golden Gate Bridge, and then head off the coast to Alcatraz Island.

To see other places to visit, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the San Francisco trip builder tool.

You can drive from Carmel to San Francisco in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly; or take a bus. In November, plan for daily highs up to 64°F, and evening lows to 51°F. On the 7th (Sat), you're off to home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks · Wineries

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Alcatraz Island
4.7
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Valley
Sonoma Valley
4.9

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