13 days in California Itinerary

13 days in California Itinerary

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13 days in California Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  14​h 30​min
1
Los Angeles
— 4 nights
Fly + Drive:  4​h 15​min
2
Yosemite National Park
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h
3
San Francisco
— 4 nights
Fly:  14​h 30​min
End: London

4
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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Los Angeles: Anaheim (Disneyland Park, Disney California Adventure Park, & more). There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at The Getty Center, admire the landmark architecture of Walt Disney Concert Hall, kick back and relax at Venice Beach and Boardwalk, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Santa Monica Pier.

To find reviews and other tourist information, you can read our Los Angeles day trip site .

London, UK to Los Angeles is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Los Angeles is minus 8 hours. Traveling from London in March, expect nights in Los Angeles to be a bit warmer, around 14°C, while days are much hotter, around 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Nightlife

Side Trips

Anaheim, Santa Monica Pier
Find places to stay Mar 20 — 24:
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood

3
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.
Yosemite National Park is known for nature, trails, scenic drive, wildlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier Point, take some stellar pictures from Yosemite, Tunnel View, trek along Mariposa Grove, and stroll through Mono Pass Trail.

Plan my day in Yosemite National Park using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Getting from Los Angeles to Yosemite National Park by combination of flight and car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of flight and bus. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Los Angeles in March: high temperatures in Yosemite National Park hover around 13°C and lows are around -5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) so you can go by car to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
Find places to stay Mar 24 — 27:
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Mariposa Grove ©
Mariposa Grove
Yosemite, Tunnel View ©
Yosemite, Tunnel View

4
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, museums, parks, nightlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, walk around Golden Gate Park, take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, and buy something for everyone on your list at Ferry Building Marketplace.

For where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our San Francisco trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. When traveling from Yosemite National Park in March, plan for a bit warmer days and much warmer nights in San Francisco: temperatures range from 21°C by day to 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Museums Historic Sites
Find places to stay Mar 27 — 31:
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

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