11 days in California Itinerary

11 days in California Itinerary

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1
San Diego
— 2 nights
2
Los Angeles
— 3 nights
3
San Francisco
— 4 nights

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Sat): get to know the resident critters at San Diego Zoo and then get lost in a book at Coronado Public Library. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 24th (Sun): pause for some photo ops at Cabrillo National Monument and then find something for the whole family at SeaWorld San Diego.

For maps, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read our San Diego trip planner.

Tijuana, Mexico to San Diego is an approximately half hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or ride a tram. In May, daytime highs in San Diego are 25°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sun) so you can go by car to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Diego

Zoos & Aquariums · Parks · Theme Parks

Side Trip

Coronado Public Library
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San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
SeaWorld San Diego ©
SeaWorld San Diego
Cabrillo National Monument ©
Cabrillo National Monument

3
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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Disneyland Park and The Getty Center. Go for a jaunt from Los Angeles to Anaheim to see Disney California Adventure Park about 38 minutes away. There's still lots to do: get in on the family fun at Universal Studios Hollywood and see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory.

To see ratings, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Los Angeles trip app.

Drive from San Diego to Los Angeles in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. In May, daily temperatures in Los Angeles can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks · Museums · Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Anaheim
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Disney California Adventure Park ©
Disney California Adventure Park
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood

4
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Kids will enjoy Golden Gate Bridge and Fisherman's Wharf. Next up on the itinerary: step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island, get curious at California Academy of Sciences, see the interesting displays at Cable Car Museum, and enjoy breathtaking views from Coit Tower.

You can plan San Francisco trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.

Getting from Los Angeles to San Francisco by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Los Angeles in May, things will get slightly colder in San Francisco: highs are around 24°C and lows about 13°C. On the 31st (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Museums · Childrens Museums · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium
California Academy of Sciences ©
California Academy of Sciences

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