6 days in California Itinerary

6 days in California Itinerary

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Agoura Hills
— 1 day
2
Cambria
— 1 night
3
Big Sur
— 1 night
4
Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park
— 1 night
5
Yosemite National Park
— 2 nights

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Agoura Hills

Agoura Hills ©
Agoura Hills is a city in Los Angeles County, California. Start off your visit on the 15th (Sun): examine the collection at Ronald Reagan Presidential Library and Museum and then make a trip to The Mash Site.

To find ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Agoura Hills trip planner.

Los Angeles to Agoura Hills is an approximately 1-hour car ride. In March, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) early enough to travel to Cambria.

Things to do in Agoura Hills

Museums

Side Trip

Ronald Reagan Presidential Library and Museum
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Ronald Reagan Presidential Library and Museum ©

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Cambria

Cambria ©
Cambria is a seaside village in San Luis Obispo County, California, United States midway between San Francisco and Los Angeles along California State Route 1 (Highway 1). On the 16th (Mon), step into the grandiose world of Hearst Castle, thenlook for all kinds of wild species at Friends of the Elephant Seal, and then stroll through Moonstone Beach.

For ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Cambria tour itinerary builder.

Getting from Agoura Hills to Cambria by car takes about 3.5 hours. Traveling from Agoura Hills in March, plan for slightly colder nights in Cambria, with lows around °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) so you can go by car to Big Sur.

Things to do in Cambria

Parks Historic Sites Wildlife

Side Trip

San Simeon
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Friends of the Elephant Seal ©
Friends of the Elephant Seal
Moonstone Beach ©
Moonstone Beach
Hearst Castle ©
Hearst Castle

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Big Sur

Big Sur ©
A sparsely populated area with stunning views, Big Sur attracts artists and tourists traveling California’s scenic Highway 1.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Tue): enjoy the sand and surf at Pfeiffer State Beach, thenkick back and relax at Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park, thentake in the dramatic scenery at McWay Falls, and finally hike along Partington Cove.

For where to stay, photos, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Big Sur trip itinerary app.

Getting from Cambria to Big Sur by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. While traveling from Cambria, expect slightly colder days and somewhat warmer nights in Big Sur, ranging from highs of °F to lows of °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Big Sur

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Pfeiffer State Beach ©
Pfeiffer State Beach
Partington Cove ©
Partington Cove
Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park ©
Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park

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Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park

Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park ©
With mountain peaks reaching past 4,250 m (14,000 ft) and trees stretching to over 75 m (250 ft) high, Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks present nature on a grand scale.
On the 18th (Wed), explore the striking landscape of Kings Canyon National Park and then explore the striking landscape at Moro Rock.

To see photos, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, go to the Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park tour itinerary planner.

Do a combination of taxi, train, and bus from Big Sur to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park in 10 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Traveling from Big Sur in March, you will find days in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park are a bit warmer (°F), and nights are about the same (°F). Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) early enough to catch the bus to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park

Nature Parks Outdoors
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Moro Rock ©
Moro Rock
Kings Canyon National Park ©
Kings Canyon National Park

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Thu): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Swinging Bridge Picnic Area Yosemite National Park CA, thentake in the dramatic natural features at Glacier Point, thentake in the dramatic natural features at Sentinel Dome, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Cathedral Beach Picnic Area. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 20th (Fri): admire the masterpieces at Yosemite Museum Gallery, thentake in the dramatic scenery at Vernal Fall, thendon't miss a visit to Ansel Adams Gallery, and finally admire the sheer force of Yosemite Falls.

To find other places to visit, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, read Yosemite National Park online vacation builder.

Getting from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park to Yosemite National Park by bus takes about 8.5 hours. While traveling from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park, expect slightly colder days and colder nights in Yosemite National Park, ranging from highs of °F to lows of °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) so you can take a bus back home.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Nature Museums
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Yosemite Falls ©
Yosemite Falls
Cathedral Beach Picnic Area ©
Cathedral Beach Picnic Area

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