8 days in California Itinerary

8 days in California Itinerary

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San Diego
— Few hours
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Los Angeles
— 1 night
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Yosemite National Park
— 2 nights
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San Francisco
— 4 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.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Tue): kick back and relax at La Jolla Cove.

To see traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our San Diego trip maker tool.

Atlanta to San Diego is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Atlanta to San Diego, you'll gain 3 hours due to the time zone difference. In June, San Diego is little chillier than Atlanta - with highs of 73°F and lows of 64°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Diego

Beaches · Outdoors · Parks
Highlights from your trip
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Must see
La Jolla Cove
4.7

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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 12th (Wed), examine the collection at The Getty Center, then stroll through Will Rogers State Beach, and then look and learn at Griffith Observatory.

To find reviews, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles trip planner.

Getting from San Diego to Los Angeles by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or fly. When traveling from San Diego in June, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Los Angeles: temperatures range from 79°F by day to 62°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums · Beaches · Outdoors · Parks
Highlights from your trip
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Specialty Museum
The Getty Center
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Observatory
Griffith Observatory
4.6

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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.
On the 13th (Thu), don't miss a visit to Olmsted Point, explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point, then get great views at Washburn Point, then admire the sheer force of Vernal Fall, and finally identify plant and animal life at Cathedral Beach Picnic Area. On the 14th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get all the information you need at Yosemite Conservation Heritage Center, take in the dramatic natural features at Sentinel Dome, and then hike along Panorama Trail.

For more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, use the Yosemite National Park day trip planning app.

You can drive from Los Angeles to Yosemite National Park in 6 hours. Another option is to do a combination of flight and car. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Los Angeles in June since evenings lows in Yosemite National Park dip to 43°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Nature · Trails · Outdoors
Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Glacier Point
4.9
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Must see
Sentinel Dome
4.9
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Must see
Vernal Fall
4.8

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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.
You'll explore and learn at Exploratorium and Cable Car Museum. Alcatraz Island and SS Jeremiah O'Brien are good opportunities to explore the local culture. The adventure continues: contemplate the long history of Golden Gate Bridge, examine the collection at de Young Museum, get great views at Twin Peaks, and wander the streets of Fisherman's Wharf.

For where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read San Francisco tour itinerary maker.

You can drive from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco in 4 hours. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in June, expect nights in San Francisco to be a bit warmer, around 55°F, while days are little chillier, around 71°F. On the 18th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Childrens Museums
Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Alcatraz Island
4.7
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Pier / Boardwalk
Fisherman's Wharf
3.4

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