5 days in California Itinerary

5 days in California Itinerary

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5 days in California Itinerary

Start: Los Angeles
Train:  30 min
1
Anaheim
— 1 day
Drive:  1 h 45 min
2
San Diego
— 1 night
Fly:  3 h 30 min
3
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
4
Jolon
— Few hours
Drive:  5 h
End: Los Angeles

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Anaheim

Anaheim ©
Anaheim's major attractions are its world-famous Disney entertainment complex, sports teams, and convention center.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sat): get in on the family fun at Disneyland Park.

To find more things to do, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, use the Anaheim route maker website .

Los Angeles to Anaheim is an approximately half hour train ride. You can also drive; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Anaheim can reach 80°F, while at night they dip to 63°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to San Diego.

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Theme Parks
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Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park

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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.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Sun): let little ones run wild at Balboa Park.

To see more things to do, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our San Diego planning site .

Traveling by car from Anaheim to San Diego takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. When traveling from Anaheim in June, plan for a bit cooler days in San Diego, with highs around 73°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 64°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Fun & Games
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Balboa Park ©
Balboa Park

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nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Mon): take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, and then stroll through Golden Gate Park. On your second day here, have fun and explore at Exploratorium and then step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island.

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

Fly from San Diego to San Francisco in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from San Diego in June, expect little chillier with lows of 55°F in San Francisco. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) so you can travel to Jolon.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Historic Sites Museums
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Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island

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Jolon

Jolon ©
Jolon is an unincorporated community in Monterey County, California, United States. On the 20th (Wed), take in the history at Mission San Antonio de Padua.

For traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read our Jolon travel route planning app .

You can drive from San Francisco to Jolon in 3 hours. When traveling from San Francisco in June, plan for a bit cooler days in Jolon, with highs around 58°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Jolon

Historic Sites
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Mission San Antonio de Padua ©
Mission San Antonio de Padua

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