60 days in California Itinerary

60 days in California Itinerary

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Start: Adana
Fly:  23 h 45 min
1
Los Angeles
— 12 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
2
San Diego
— 7 nights
Fly:  4 h
3
Carmel
— 5 nights
Bus:  4 h 45 min
4
Yosemite National Park
— 8 nights
Fly:  4 h
5
San Francisco
— 12 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
6
Napa
— 7 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
7
Healdsburg
— 7 nights
Drive + Fly:  25 h
End: Adana

12
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.
Get a sense of the local culture at Norton Simon Museum and Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County. Head to Abbot Kinney Boulevard and Annenberg Space for Photographyfor plenty of shopping. The adventure continues: examine the collection at The Getty Center, get a taste of the local shopping with Hammer Museum, admire the masterpieces at Los Angeles County Museum of Art, and stop by Amoeba Music.

For reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Los Angeles online trip maker.

Adana, Turkey to Los Angeles is an approximately 24-hour flight. You'll gain 11 hours traveling from Adana to Los Angeles due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Adana in May, expect nights in Los Angeles to be about the same, around 17°C, while days are little chillier, around 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) early enough to go by car to San Diego.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Museums Shopping Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Santa Monica, Pasadena
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Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita ©
Diorama-museum of Bhagavad-gita
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Norton Simon Museum ©
Norton Simon Museum

7
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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Maritime Museum of San Diego and Museum of Photographic Arts (MoPA). Relax by the water at La Jolla Cove and Black's Beach. Take a break from San Diego with a short trip to Lions, Tigers & Bears in Alpine, about 48 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: get a taste of the local shopping with Gaslamp Quarter, view the masterpieces at Africa and Beyond, examine the collection at Mingei International Museum, and learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at San Diego Zoo.

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You can drive from Los Angeles to San Diego in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or fly. When traveling from Los Angeles in June, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in San Diego: temperatures range from 26°C by day to 20°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Carmel.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Outdoors Museums

Side Trips

Lions, Tigers & Bears, Coronado Beach
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Lions, Tigers & Bears ©
Lions, Tigers & Bears
La Jolla Cove ©
La Jolla Cove
Maritime Museum of San Diego ©
Maritime Museum of San Diego

5
nights
Carmel

Carmel ©
Carmel-by-the-Sea, often simply called Carmel, is a city in Monterey County, California, United States, founded in 1902 and incorporated on October 31, 1916. Get a sense of the local culture at Joullian Vineyards & Winery and Steven Whyte's Sculpture Studio and Gallery. Relax by the water at Point Lobos and Carmel River State Beach. Change things up with these side-trips from Carmel: Capitola Beach (in Capitola), Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park (in Big Sur) and Soquel Vineyards (in Soquel). And it doesn't end there: kick back and relax at Asilomar State Beach, tee off at Pebble Beach Golf Links, tour the pleasant surroundings at China Cove and Gibson Beach, and stop by AiX.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Carmel holiday planner.

Fly from San Diego to Carmel in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from San Diego in June: high temperatures in Carmel hover around 23°C and lows are around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) to allow enough time to take a bus to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Carmel

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Pacific Grove, Carmel Valley, Capitola Beach, Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park, Soquel Vineyards
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Point Lobos ©
Point Lobos
Asilomar State Beach ©
Asilomar State Beach
Carmel River State Beach ©
Carmel River State Beach

8
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.
Head to Ansel Adams Gallery and Yosemite Museum Galleryfor plenty of shopping. Get some cultural insight at Wawona Hotel, National Historic Landmark and Yosemite Valley Chapel. The adventure continues: get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, identify plant and animal life at McGurk Meadow, get engrossed in the history at Parsons Memorial, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Wapama Falls at Hetch Hetchy.

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Getting from Carmel to Yosemite National Park by bus takes about 15.5 hours. When traveling from Carmel in June, plan for somewhat warmer days and little chillier nights in Yosemite National Park: temperatures range from 30°C by day to 7°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails
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Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Yosemite Museum Gallery ©
Yosemite Museum Gallery
Ansel Adams Gallery ©
Ansel Adams Gallery

12
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at China Beach and Fort Funston National Park. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Golden Gate Bridge and Fisherman's Wharf. Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the long history of Alcatraz Island, take a stroll through SoMa, explore the world behind art at Asian Art Museum, and get a taste of the local shopping with Union Square.

For traveler tips, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read San Francisco trip builder website.

Traveling by flight from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and subway; or take a bus. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in July, you will find days in San Francisco are a bit cooler (26°C), and nights are somewhat warmer (16°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can go by car to Napa.

Things to do in San Francisco

Museums Neighborhoods Shopping
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Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

7
nights
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.
The Hess Collection Winery & Art Museum and VGS Chateau Potelle are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Patrick Amiot and Mumm Napa. Venture out of the city with trips to Calistoga (Schramsberg Vineyards & Sterling Vineyards), Lynmar Estate Winery (in Sebastopol) and St. Helena (Beringer Vineyards, Anderson's Conn Valley Vineyards, &more). The adventure continues: examine the collection at Charles M. Schulz Museum, admire the verdant scenery at Sonoma Valley, do a tasting at V. Sattui Winery, and kick back and relax at Bodega Dunes.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Napa trip maker site.

Traveling by car from San Francisco to Napa takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of subway and bus. When traveling from San Francisco in July, plan for somewhat warmer days in Napa, with highs around 30°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) so you can go by car to Healdsburg.

Things to do in Napa

Wineries Museums Parks

Side Trips

St. Helena, Rutherford, Oakville, Calistoga, Sebastopol
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VGS Chateau Potelle ©
VGS Chateau Potelle
The Hess Collection Winery & Art Museum ©
The Hess Collection Winery & Art Museum
Anderson's Conn Valley Vineyards ©
Anderson's Conn Valley Vineyards

7
nights
Healdsburg

Healdsburg ©
The quaint city of Healdsburg is one of northern California's wine capitals, serving as the meeting point for three of Sonoma's most important wine-producing regions.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Gracianna Winery and Gary Farrell Winery. Venture out of the city with trips to Sonoma Coast State Beach (in Sonoma) and Calistoga (Tedeschi Family Winery & Vincent Arroyo Winery). There's more to do: do a tasting at Jordan Vineyard & Winery.

To find where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Healdsburg road trip app.

You can drive from Napa to Healdsburg in 1.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of bus and taxi. July in Healdsburg sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Healdsburg

Wineries Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Geyserville, Calistoga, Korbel Champagne Cellars, Kendall-Jackson Wine Estate & Gardens, Dutton Goldfield Winery
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Gracianna Winery ©
Gracianna Winery
Jordan Vineyard & Winery ©
Jordan Vineyard & Winery
Sapphire Hill Winery ©
Sapphire Hill Winery

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