22 days in United States Itinerary

22 days in United States Itinerary

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Fly
1
Los Angeles
— 4 nights
Fly
2
Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park
— 3 nights
Drive
3
Yosemite National Park
— 4 nights
Drive
4
San Francisco
— 4 nights
Drive
5
Monterey
— 2 nights
Drive
6
Big Sur
— 3 nights
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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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Santa Monica Pier and Hollywood Walk of Fame. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Santa Monica State Beach and Venice Beach and Boardwalk. Explore Los Angeles' surroundings by going to Anaheim (Disneyland Park & Disney California Adventure Park) and Crystal Cove (in Laguna Beach). There's more to do: see the interesting displays at The Getty Center.

To see ratings, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Los Angeles online travel route planner.

London, UK to Los Angeles is an approximately 15-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Pacific Standard Time (PST) is minus 8 hours. When traveling from London in March, plan for much warmer days in Los Angeles, with highs around 27°C, while nights are a bit warmer with lows around 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks · Parks · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Mar 24 — 28:
Highlights from your trip
Crystal Cove ©
Must see
Crystal Cove
4.6
Disneyland Park ©
Disney Park / Activity
Disneyland Park
4.2

3
nights

A Land of Giants

With mountain peaks reaching past 4,250 m (14,000 ft) and trees stretching to over 75 m (250 ft) high, Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Parks present nature on a grand scale.
Family-friendly places like Mt. Whitney and Roaring River Falls will thrill your kids. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Manzanar National Historic Site and Mount Whitney Trail. There's more to do: trek along Zumwalt Meadow Trail.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park day trip planning website.

You can fly from Los Angeles to Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Los Angeles in March since evenings lows in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park dip to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sat) early enough to travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trips

Find places to stay Mar 28 — 31:
Highlights from your trip
Mt. Whitney ©
Hiking Trail
Mt. Whitney
4.8
Zumwalt Meadow Trail ©
Hiking Trail
Zumwalt Meadow Trail
4.8

4
nights
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.
Escape the urban bustle at Bridalveil Fall and Fishing Charters & Tours. Attractions like Badger Pass Ski Area and May Lake Trailhead make great kid-friendly stops. And it doesn't end there: take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier Point, trek along Merced Grove, don't miss a visit to Olmsted Point, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Lembert Dome.

For photos, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Yosemite National Park planner.

Getting from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park to Yosemite National Park by car takes about 5.5 hours. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Sequoia and Kings Canyon National Park in March: highs in Yosemite National Park hover around 13°C, while lows dip to -5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Wed) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature
Find places to stay Mar 31 — Apr 4:
Highlights from your trip
Bridalveil Fall ©
Must see
Bridalveil Fall
4.5
Glacier Point ©
Must see
Glacier Point
4.9

4
nights
San Francisco

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Visit Alcatraz Island and Golden Gate Bridge for their historical value. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Muir Woods National Monument and Fitzgerald J V Marine Reserve. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around San Francisco: Bodega Head (in Bodega Bay) and Bean Hollow State Beach (in Pescadero). There's much more to do: examine the collection at Cable Car Museum, admire the natural beauty at Japanese Tea Garden, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Baker Beach.

To see ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the San Francisco trip builder site.

Traveling by car from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco takes 4 hours. While traveling from Yosemite National Park, expect a bit warmer days and much warmer nights in San Francisco, ranging from highs of 22°C to lows of 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Monterey.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay Apr 4 — 8:
Highlights from your trip
Alcatraz Island ©
Must see
Alcatraz Island
4.7

2
nights
Monterey

Monterey is a city in the U.S. Kick off your visit on the 9th (Mon): kick back and relax at Lovers Point, identify plant and animal life at Monarch Grove Sanctuary, and then stroll through Scenic Road Walkway. On your second day here, admire the majestic nature at Point Lobos.

For reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Monterey travel planner.

You can drive from San Francisco to Monterey in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a shuttle. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in April, and nighttime lows around 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) so you can drive to Big Sur.

Things to do in Monterey

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Trails

Side Trips

Find places to stay Apr 8 — 10:
Highlights from your trip
Point Lobos ©
Must see
Point Lobos
4.9
Scenic Road Walkway ©
Hiking Trail
Scenic Road Walkway
4.9

3
nights
Big Sur

Big Country of the South

A sparsely populated area with stunning views, Big Sur attracts artists and tourists traveling California’s scenic Highway 1.
Attractions like Friends of the Elephant Seal Visitor Center and Gift Shop and Pfeiffer State Beach make great kid-friendly stops. You'll get in some beach time at Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park and Piedras Blancas. There's much more to do: visit a coastal fixture at Point Sur State Historic Park, immerse yourself in nature at Limekiln State Park, and trek along Partington Cove.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Big Sur trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Monterey to Big Sur in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In April, daytime highs in Big Sur are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Big Sur

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trip

Find places to stay Apr 10 — 13:

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