18 days in California Itinerary

18 days in California Itinerary

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San Francisco
— 3 nights
Drive
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Yosemite National Park
— 5 nights
Drive
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South Lake Tahoe
— 3 nights
Fly
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San Diego
— 3 nights
Drive
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Los Angeles
— 3 nights
Fly

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San Francisco

City by the Bay

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: snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, get great views at Twin Peaks, engage your brain at California Academy of Sciences, and see the interesting displays at Exploratorium.

To see reviews, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our San Francisco online trip itinerary maker.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to San Francisco. June in San Francisco sees daily highs of 71°F and lows of 55°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks · Museums · Childrens Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jun 7 — 10:
Highlights from your trip
Alcatraz Island ©
Must see
Alcatraz Island
4.7
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Pier / Boardwalk
Fisherman's Wharf
3.4

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nights
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, and scenic drive. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point, hike along Four Mile Trail, get great views at Half Dome, and stroll through Nevada Falls Loop.

For ratings, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Yosemite National Park route planning tool.

Traveling by car from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park takes 4 hours. Traveling from San Francisco in June, you will find days in Yosemite National Park are a bit warmer (79°F), and nights are little chillier (43°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to South Lake Tahoe.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails
Find places to stay Jun 10 — 15:
Highlights from your trip
Glacier Point ©
Must see
Glacier Point
4.9
Sentinel Dome ©
Must see
Sentinel Dome
4.9
Half Dome ©
Geologic Formation
Half Dome
4.9

3
nights
South Lake Tahoe

High in the Sierra Nevada mountains on the shore of one of America’s most scenic lakes, South Lake Tahoe captures the spirit of the outdoors and serves as a hub for tourism activities surrounding the lake.
Venture out of the city with trips to Eagle Rock Hiking Trail (in Homewood) and Tahoe City (Tahoe Treetop Adventure Parks & Hellman-Ehrman Mansion). There's much more to do: enjoy unforgettable views with Lake Tahoe Balloons, awaken your taste buds at Wine Tours From Tahoe, identify plant and animal life at Tahoe Photographic Tours, and experience rural life at Tahoe Trout Farm.

To see other places to visit, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the South Lake Tahoe online holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Yosemite National Park to South Lake Tahoe takes 3 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to 77°F, and evening lows to 41°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) so you can travel to San Diego.

Things to do in South Lake Tahoe

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Trails

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jun 15 — 18:
Highlights from your trip
Lake Tahoe Balloons ©
Balloon Ride
Lake Tahoe Balloons
4.9
Tahoe Photographic Tours ©
Photography Tour
Tahoe Photographic Tours
4.9

3
nights
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.
San Diego is known for zoos & aquariums, museums, and beaches. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get to know the resident critters at San Diego Zoo, pause for some photo ops at Cabrillo National Monument, let little ones run wild at Balboa Park, and tour the pleasant surroundings at La Jolla Cove.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our San Diego journey planning site.

You can fly from South Lake Tahoe to San Diego in 5.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from South Lake Tahoe in June, expect much hotter with lows of 64°F in San Diego. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks · Museums · Zoos & Aquariums · Fun & Games
Find places to stay Jun 18 — 21:
Highlights from your trip
San Diego Zoo ©
Zoo
San Diego Zoo
4.5
USS Midway Museum ©
Specialty Museum
USS Midway Museum
4.8
Balboa Park ©
Playground
Balboa Park
4.8

3
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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.
Step out of Los Angeles to go to Beverly Hills and see Mulholland Drive, which is approximately 30 minutes away. Pack the 22nd (Tue) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. Next up on the itinerary: take a leisurely stroll along Santa Monica Pier, see the interesting displays at Madame Tussauds Hollywood, look and learn at Griffith Observatory, and admire the masterpieces at Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita.

For reviews, ratings, maps, and tourist information, read our Los Angeles online attractions planner.

You can drive from San Diego to Los Angeles in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. When traveling from San Diego in June, plan for a bit warmer days in Los Angeles, with highs around 79°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 62°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks · Museums · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jun 21 — 24:
Highlights from your trip
Santa Monica Pier ©
Pier / Boardwalk
Santa Monica Pier
4.1
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Theme Park
Universal Studios Hollywood
4.4

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