22 days in California Itinerary

22 days in California Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
San Francisco
— 5 nights
2
Yosemite National Park
— 4 nights
3
Truckee
— 2 nights
4
San Diego
— 3 nights
5
Los Angeles
— 6 nights

5
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: snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, examine the collection at Exploratorium, admire the natural beauty at Japanese Tea Garden, and take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf.

For photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the San Francisco tour builder site.

Cairo, Egypt to San Francisco is an approximately 20-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern European Standard Time (EET) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 10 hours. Traveling from Cairo in January, you will find days in San Francisco are little chillier (°C), and nights are about the same (°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sun) so you can travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Historic Sites Parks Museums
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Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

4
nights
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.
categoryPhrases.sentence.On_the_day_spend_an_exhilarating_day_on_the_slopes_at. The adventure continues: stroll through Curry Village Ice Rink, take in the dramatic natural features at El Capitan, identify plant and animal life at Cathedral Beach Picnic Area, and take in the awesome beauty at Mt. Hoffmann.

For maps, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Yosemite National Park trip itinerary maker.

You can fly from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of subway and bus; or take a bus. Traveling from San Francisco in January, expect nights in Yosemite National Park to be colder, around °C, while days are a bit cooler, around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) to allow time to take a bus to Truckee.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Outdoors Nature
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Badger Pass Ski Area ©
Badger Pass Ski Area
Curry Village Ice Rink ©
Curry Village Ice Rink
Vernal Fall ©
Vernal Fall

2
nights
Truckee

Truckee ©
Truckee is an incorporated town in Nevada County, California, United States. Start off your visit on the 29th (Fri): stroll through Tahoe Donner, take an in-depth tour of Gatekeeper's Museum, thenski along the peaceful trails at Tahoe Cross Country, and finally take in the views from Rainbow Bridge / Donner Summit Bridge. Keep things going the next day: ski along the peaceful trails at Eagle Ridge Snowmobile Outfitters, thenski along the peaceful trails at Tahoe Donner Cross Country, and then stop by Historic Downtown Truckee.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, use the Truckee trip itinerary app.

You can take a bus from Yosemite National Park to Truckee in 5.5 hours. In January, daily temperatures in Truckee can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to San Diego.

Things to do in Truckee

Outdoors Winter Sports Tours

Side Trip

Tahoe City
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Tahoe Donner Cross Country ©
Tahoe Donner Cross Country
Tahoe Donner ©
Tahoe Donner
Historic Downtown Truckee
Historic Downtown Truckee

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: get to know the resident critters at San Diego Zoo, see the interesting displays at Timken Museum of Art, let little ones run wild at Balboa Park, and admire the natural beauty at Botanical Building and Lily Pond.

For photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the San Diego online trip planner.

Getting from Truckee to San Diego by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Prepare for much hotter weather when traveling from Truckee in January: high temperatures in San Diego hover around °C and lows are around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Museums Zoos & Aquariums
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San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
USS Midway Museum ©
USS Midway Museum
Balboa Park ©
Balboa Park

6
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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Los Angeles: Anaheim (Disneyland Park & Disney California Adventure Park). Pack the 5th (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at The Getty Center, get to know the fascinating history of Hollywood Walk of Fame, explore the world behind art at Los Angeles County Museum of Art, and see the sky in a new way at Griffith Observatory.

To see photos, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Los Angeles trip itinerary builder app.

Getting from San Diego to Los Angeles by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or fly. February in Los Angeles sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Anaheim, Santa Monica Pier
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Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita ©
Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Disney California Adventure Park ©
Disney California Adventure Park

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