9 days in California Itinerary

9 days in California Itinerary

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9 days in California Itinerary

Start: Mumbai
Fly:  29​h
1
Yosemite National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h
2
San Francisco
— 2 nights
Fly:  27​h
End: Mumbai

3
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.
Yosemite National Park is known for nature, trails, scenic drive, wildlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point, hike along Mariposa Grove, tour the pleasant surroundings at Lower Yosemite Fall Trail, and admire the sheer force of Vernal Fall.

To see maps, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Yosemite National Park day trip planning app .

Mumbai, India to Yosemite National Park is an approximately 29-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from Mumbai to Yosemite National Park, you'll gain 13 hours due to the time zone difference. In May, Yosemite National Park is much colder than Mumbai - with highs of 21°C and lows of 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) early enough to drive to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Mariposa Grove ©
Mariposa Grove
Sentinel Dome ©
Sentinel Dome

2
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Wed): snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, stroll through Alcatraz Island, and then take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the natural beauty at Japanese Tea Garden, then make a trip to Lombard Street, and then see the interesting displays at Exploratorium.

To see where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our San Francisco travel itinerary planner .

Drive from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in May, expect a bit warmer with lows of 13°C in San Francisco. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Historic Sites Parks Museums
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium
Japanese Tea Garden ©
Japanese Tea Garden

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