7 days in California Itinerary

7 days in California Itinerary

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

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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.
On the 18th (Sun), examine the collection at The Getty Center, get curious at California Science Center, and then see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Mon): get a new perspective on nature at La Brea Tar Pits and Museum, explore the world behind art at Los Angeles County Museum of Art, then shop like a local with The Grove, then see the interesting displays at Petersen Automotive Museum, and finally buy something for everyone on your list at Two Rodeo Drive.

To find ratings, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Los Angeles trip itinerary planning tool.

Tulsa to Los Angeles is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Tulsa to Los Angeles, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Tulsa in April, Los Angeles is a bit warmer at night with lows of 56°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Cambria.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums · Childrens Museums · Nightlife · Fun & Games

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The Getty Center
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Petersen Automotive Museum
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Cambria

Cambria ©
Cambria is a seaside village in San Luis Obispo County, California, United States midway between San Francisco and Los Angeles along California State Route 1 (Highway 1). Kick off your visit on the 20th (Tue): steep yourself in history at Hearst Castle, then identify plant and animal life at Friends of the Elephant Seal Visitor Center and Gift Shop, and then kick back and relax at Moonstone Beach.

For where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Cambria online trip maker.

You can drive from Los Angeles to Cambria in 4.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or do a combination of train, taxi, and bus. Expect little chillier evenings in Cambria when traveling from Los Angeles in April, with lows around 43°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) so you can drive to Carmel.

Things to do in Cambria

Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Beaches

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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 21st (Wed), get up close to creatures of the deep with a dolphin and whale watching tour, then shop like a local with Gallery by the Sea Carmel, then enjoy the sand and surf at Pfeiffer State Beach, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at McWay Falls. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu): admire the majestic nature at Point Lobos, stroll through Carmel River State Beach, then enjoy the sand and surf at Asilomar State Beach, and finally look for gifts at AiX.

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Traveling by car from Cambria to Carmel takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, train, and bus. When traveling from Cambria in April, plan for a bit cooler days in Carmel, with highs around 64°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 48°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) early enough to drive to San Francisco.

Things to do in Carmel

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Nature

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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.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): make a trip to Golden Gate Bridge, then examine the collection at Musee Mecanique, and then step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island. On the next day, hunt for treasures at Ferry Plaza Farmers Market and then buy something for everyone on your list at Ferry Building Marketplace.

To find ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our San Francisco day trip website.

You can drive from Carmel to San Francisco in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 67°F, and evening lows to 51°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Historic Sites · Nature · Shopping · Parks
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Specialty Museum
Musee Mecanique
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