21 days in California Itinerary

21 days in California Itinerary

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Los Angeles
— 4 nights
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Yosemite National Park
— 4 nights
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Carmel
— 1 night
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San Francisco
— 4 nights
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St. Helena
— 3 nights
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San Diego
— 3 nights

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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.
Shop till you drop at Bergamot Station and Two Rodeo Drive. Your inner history buff will appreciate Santa Monica Pier and Hollywood Walk of Fame. Venture out of the city with trips to Santa Monica (Third Street Promenade & Santa Monica Farmers Market). There's still lots to do: wander the streets of Montana Avenue, enjoy the sand and surf at Santa Monica State Beach, pick up some local products at Hollywood Farmers' Market, and explore the world behind art at Hammer Museum.

For reviews, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, use the Los Angeles road trip planner.

Sao Paulo, Brazil to Los Angeles is an approximately 16-hour flight. You can also fly. Traveling from Sao Paulo to Los Angeles, you'll gain 5 hours due to the time zone difference. In October, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Shopping · Museums · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Oct 23 — 27:
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Neighborhood
Abbot Kinney Boulevard
4.3
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Pier / Boardwalk
Santa Monica Pier
4.1

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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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Ansel Adams Gallery and Yosemite Valley Chapel. Take a break from the city and head to Glacier Point and Panorama Trail. There's much more to do: take in the dramatic natural features at Taft Point, hike along Tuolumne Meadows, take a memorable drive along Tioga Pass, and make a trip to Yosemite Village.

To see where to stay, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Yosemite National Park online tour itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Los Angeles to Yosemite National Park takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. Traveling from Los Angeles in October, expect nights in Yosemite National Park to be cooler, around -2°C, while days are little chillier, around 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sat) so you can travel to Carmel.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature
Find places to stay Oct 27 — 31:
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Must see
Glacier Point
4.9
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Hiking Trail
Tuolumne Meadows
4.7
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Must see
Sentinel Dome
4.9

1
night
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. Start off your visit on the 1st (Sun): admire the majestic nature at Point Lobos, shop like a local with Gallery by the Sea Carmel, then enjoy the sand and surf at Asilomar State Beach, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard.

To find reviews, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Carmel travel planner.

Getting from Yosemite National Park to Carmel by car takes about 5 hours. Traveling from Yosemite National Park in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be warmer in Carmel, with lows of 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to San Francisco.

Things to do in Carmel

Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trip

Find places to stay Oct 31 — Nov 1:
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4
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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.
Get in touch with nature at Alcatraz Island and Marshall’s Beach. Popular historic sites such as Golden Gate Bridge and SS Jeremiah O'Brien are in your itinerary. There's still lots to do: don't miss a visit to Ferry Building Marketplace, take a stroll through North Beach, visit Fisherman's Wharf, and take in the waterfront at The Embarcadero.

To see photos, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the San Francisco trip itinerary maker tool.

Drive from Carmel to San Francisco in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in November, and nighttime lows around 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to St. Helena.

Things to do in San Francisco

Side Trip

Find places to stay Nov 1 — 5:
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Must see
Alcatraz Island
4.7
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Pier / Boardwalk
Fisherman's Wharf
3.4

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St. Helena

St. Helena ©

The Heart Of Napa Valley

The city of St.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at VGS Chateau Potelle and Anderson's Conn Valley Vineyards. Venture out of the city with trips to Healdsburg (Gracianna Winery, Jordan Vineyard & Winery, &more). There's more to do: view the masterpieces at Mumm Napa and learn about winemaking at Robert Mondavi Winery.

To find more things to do, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read St. Helena trip itinerary planner.

Getting from San Francisco to St. Helena by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of subway and bus. Traveling from San Francisco in November, plan for a bit cooler nights in St. Helena, with lows around 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) to allow time to travel to San Diego.

Things to do in St. Helena

Wineries · Shopping · Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Nov 5 — 8:
Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Gracianna Winery
4.8

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San Diego

San Diego ©

America's Finest City

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.
Get in touch with nature at La Jolla Cove and Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve. We've included these beaches for you: Children's Pool and Black's Beach. Next up on the itinerary: get a taste of the local shopping with Gaslamp Quarter, take in the exciting artwork at Spanish Village Art Center, stroll through Mission Beach Park, and walk around Sunset Cliffs Natural Park.

To see ratings, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, use the San Diego attractions planner.

Traveling by flight from St. Helena to San Diego takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from St. Helena in November, things will get somewhat warmer in San Diego: highs are around 26°C and lows about 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Shopping
Find places to stay Nov 8 — 11:
Highlights from your trip
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Must see
La Jolla Cove
4.7

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