California Institute of Technology is located in Pasadena. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to California Institute of Technology by using our Pasadena online day trip planner .
California Institute of Technology Reviews
A bastion of science and the home of the NASA Jet Propulsion Lab (JPL). A seat of tremendous knowledge and some of the world's brightest minds. more »
CalTech as it is popularly called has a beautiful campus. There is a lot of greenery as well in the midst of all the buildings. Certainly would very highly recommend to visit the CalTech campus to... more »
Yes, it's Cal-Tech. Yes, there are Nobel winners on campus. Yes, there are people who think about science every single second of their life here. But.....this place has the coolest turtle pond I have ever seen in my life. Go sit at one of the benches by the turtle pond and just stare at these creatures come in and out of the water. Time will fly by like nothing happened!
Dropped by this storied university for a quick stroll. It's a small focused campus that while it generally doesn't have the fancy looking architecture of some of its larger brethren, it still impresses as you recognize the buildings and some of the achievements that have come from it
Places to stay near California Institute of Technology
Plan your trip to Pasadena
Get a personalized planA complete day-by-day itinerary
based on your preferences
Customize itRefine your plan. We'll find the
best routes and schedules
Book itChoose from the best hotels
and activities. Up to 50% off
Manage itEverything in one place.
Everyone on the same page.
View all ›
Side trips from Pasadena
Hidden gems in Pasadena
Parks in Pasadena
Shopping in Pasadena
Plans to California Institute of Technology by other users
27 days in Pasadena BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES January, popular sights PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 9 days in Los Angeles & Anaheim BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES January, kids, extra slow, hidden gems PREFERENCES: January, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Extra slow 5 days in Los Angeles BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES January, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, popular sights PREFERENCES: January, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 3 days in Irvine BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, relaxing, beaches, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: December, relaxing, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 7 days in Las Vegas & Pasadena BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, teens, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 60 days in Burbank BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, popular sights PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium