8 days in California Itinerary

8 days in California Itinerary

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San Francisco
— 1 night
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Yosemite National Park
— 3 nights
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Monterey
— 1 night
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Los Angeles
— 2 nights

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
On the 7th (Sat), hunt for treasures at Ferry Plaza Farmers Market, then take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, and then take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf. On the next day, contemplate the long history of SS Jeremiah O'Brien, head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, and then sample the tasty concoctions at Anchor Brewing Company.

For ratings, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the San Francisco online trip itinerary builder.

Seattle to San Francisco is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Seattle in November, expect San Francisco to be somewhat warmer, temps between 64°F and 51°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) early enough to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

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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.
Yosemite National Park is known for nature, trails, and scenic drive. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point, hike along Nevada Falls Loop, take some stellar pictures from Washburn Point, and explore the activities along Merced River.

To find other places to visit, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Yosemite National Park trip maker site.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park in 7.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of subway and bus; or take a bus. When traveling from San Francisco in November, plan for a bit cooler days in Yosemite National Park, with highs around 54°F, while nights are colder with lows around 19°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) early enough to travel to Monterey.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails
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Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Taft Point ©
Taft Point
Tuolumne Grove of Giant Sequoias ©
Tuolumne Grove of Giant Sequoias

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Monterey

Monterey ©
Monterey is a city in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 12th (Thu): admire the majestic nature at Point Lobos and then let your taste buds guide you at Monterey Bay Food Tours.

To find photos, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Monterey route builder.

Getting from Yosemite National Park to Monterey by combination of bus and taxi takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and flight. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Yosemite National Park in November: highs in Monterey hover around 65°F, while lows dip to 47°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) early enough to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Monterey

Wineries · Breweries & Distilleries · Tours · Nature

Side Trip

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Monterey Bay Food Tours ©
Monterey Bay Food Tours
Point Lobos ©
Point Lobos

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Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©

City of Angels

Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Fri): discover the magic at Disneyland Park and then look and learn at Griffith Observatory. On the next day, browse the eclectic array of goods at Santa Monica Farmers Market, then take a leisurely stroll along Santa Monica Pier, then see the interesting displays at The Wende Museum of the Cold War, and finally examine the collection at The Getty Center.

To find ratings, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Los Angeles travel planner.

Getting from Monterey to Los Angeles by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Monterey in November, things will get somewhat warmer in Los Angeles: highs are around 76°F and lows about 55°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks · Museums · Shopping · Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Nov 12 — 14:
Highlights from your plan
The Wende Museum of the Cold War ©
The Wende Museum of the Cold War
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center

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