15 days in California Itinerary

15 days in California Itinerary

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Start: San Juan, Puerto Rico
Fly:  12 h 15 min
1
San Francisco
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
2
Calistoga
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 30 min
3
Los Angeles
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
4
San Diego
— 3 nights
Fly:  11 h 15 min
End: San Juan, Puerto Rico

4
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
San Francisco is known for nature, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, contemplate the long history of SS Jeremiah O'Brien, take in the pleasant sights at Fisherman's Wharf, and brush up on your military savvy at USS Pampanito.

For reviews, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, go to the San Francisco travel planner.

San Juan, Puerto Rico to San Francisco is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Atlantic Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 4 hours. Traveling from San Juan in March, things will get colder in San Francisco: highs are around 21°C and lows about 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) so you can go by car to Calistoga.

Things to do in San Francisco

Tours Museums Historic Sites
Find places to stay Mar 17 — 21:
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Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

2
nights
Calistoga

Calistoga ©
Indulgence is the name of the game in Calistoga.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): witness a stunning natural landmark at Old Faithful Geyser of California, thendo a tasting at Clos Pegase Winery, thendo a tasting at Sterling Vineyards, and finally indulge your taste buds at Castello di Amorosa. On your second day here, do a tasting at V. Sattui Winery, thenenjoy unforgettable views with a balloon tour, thendo a tasting at Honig Vineyard & Winery, and finally explore the striking landscape at Petrified Forest.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read our Calistoga online vacation planner.

Traveling by car from San Francisco to Calistoga takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Traveling from San Francisco in March, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Calistoga, with lows of 6°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) so you can travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Calistoga

Wineries Parks Nature

Side Trips

Honig Vineyard & Winery, Balloon Rides, V. Sattui Winery
Find places to stay Mar 21 — 23:
Highlights from your plan
Sterling Vineyards ©
Sterling Vineyards
Honig Vineyard & Winery ©
Honig Vineyard & Winery
Clos Pegase Winery ©
Clos Pegase Winery

4
nights
Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Hollywood Sign as well as Venice Beach and Boardwalk. The adventure continues: get to know the fascinating history of Santa Monica Pier, wander the streets of Angelino Heights Historic Area, examine the collection at Japanese American National Museum, and explore the fascinating underground world of Bronson Caves.

To find photos, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Los Angeles travel planner.

Traveling by flight from Calistoga to Los Angeles takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and subway. Traveling from Calistoga in March, expect Los Angeles to be a bit warmer, temps between 27°C and 14°C. On the 27th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to San Diego.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Santa Monica Pier
Find places to stay Mar 23 — 27:
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Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood
Santa Monica Pier ©
Santa Monica Pier
Griffith Observatory ©
Griffith Observatory

3
nights
San Diego

San Diego ©
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.
San Diego is known for zoos & aquariums, museums, and beaches. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: let little ones run wild at Balboa Park, get a taste of the local shopping with Gaslamp Quarter, pause for some photo ops at Cabrillo National Monument, and see the interesting displays at Mingei International Museum.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read our San Diego trip builder.

You can drive from Los Angeles to San Diego in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or fly. When traveling from Los Angeles in March, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in San Diego: temperatures range from 24°C by day to 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Fun & Games Museums
Find places to stay Mar 27 — 30:
Highlights from your plan
Balboa Park ©
Balboa Park
Cabrillo National Monument ©
Cabrillo National Monument
Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve ©
Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve

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