7 days in California Itinerary

7 days in California Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Los Angeles
— Few hours
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Paso Robles
— 1 night
3
Big Sur
— Few hours
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Napa
— 1 night
5
San Francisco
— 1 night
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Yosemite National Park
— 1 night
7
Redwood National Park
— 2 nights

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sat): make a trip to Hollywood Walk of Fame.

For maps, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read Los Angeles tour itinerary planner.

Charleston to Los Angeles is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Charleston to Los Angeles is minus 3 hours. July in Los Angeles sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Paso Robles.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Historic Sites
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Hollywood Walk of Fame ©
Hollywood Walk of Fame

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Paso Robles

Paso Robles
A town of hot springs and wine, Paso Robles (or "Pass of the Oaks") feels like a desert paradise to those who travel here.
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Drive from Los Angeles to Paso Robles in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. When traveling from Los Angeles in July, plan for somewhat warmer days in Paso Robles, with highs around °F, while nights are slightly colder with lows around °F. On the 12th (Sun), you're off to Big Sur.

Things to do in Paso Robles

Wineries Parks Outdoors

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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.
On the 12th (Sun), stroll through Pfeiffer State Beach, thentrek along Partington Cove, and then take in the dramatic scenery at McWay Falls.

To find reviews, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, use the Big Sur travel route planner.

Getting from Paso Robles to Big Sur by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. Traveling from Paso Robles in July, you will find days in Big Sur are cooler (°F), and nights are about the same (°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to drive to Napa.

Things to do in Big Sur

Parks Outdoors Trails
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Partington Cove ©
Partington Cove
Pfeiffer State Beach ©
Pfeiffer State Beach
McWay Falls ©
McWay Falls

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Napa

Napa
Located just 80 km (50 mi) north of San Francisco, Napa sits at the southern end of the scenic Napa Valley, one of the world's major wine regions.
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Drive from Big Sur to Napa in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, train, subway, and bus; or fly. When traveling from Big Sur in July, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Napa: temperatures range from °F by day to °F at night. You'll set off for San Francisco on the 13th (Mon).

Things to do in Napa

Wineries Parks Tours

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
On the 13th (Mon), take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf and then make a trip to Golden Gate Bridge. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 14th (Tue): steep yourself in history at SS Jeremiah O'Brien, thenstep off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island, and then see the interesting displays at Musee Mecanique.

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You can drive from Napa to San Francisco in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and subway. While traveling from Napa, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in San Francisco, ranging from highs of °F to lows of °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Historic Sites Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

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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.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Wed): take in the dramatic natural features at Cloud's Rest, thenexplore the striking landscape at Taft Point, and then explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point.

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Traveling by flight from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of subway and bus; or take a bus. While traveling from San Francisco, expect somewhat warmer days and little chillier nights in Yosemite National Park, ranging from highs of °F to lows of °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can travel to Redwood National Park.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Taft Point ©
Taft Point
Cloud's Rest ©
Cloud's Rest

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Redwood National Park

Redwood National Park ©
Redwood National Park is home to a tremendous collection of the world's tallest type of tree.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Thu): take a peaceful walk through Tall Trees Grove and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Redwood National Park.

For maps, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Redwood National Park tour itinerary planning website.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Yosemite National Park to Redwood National Park. When traveling from Yosemite National Park in July, plan for a bit cooler days and somewhat warmer nights in Redwood National Park: temperatures range from °F by day to °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Redwood National Park

Nature Parks Trails
Highlights from your plan
Redwood National Park ©
Redwood National Park
Tall Trees Grove ©
Tall Trees Grove

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