8 days in California Itinerary

8 days in California Itinerary

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Fly to San Francisco International Airport, Drive to Jenner
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Jenner
— Few hours
Drive
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Yosemite National Park
— 1 night
Drive
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San Francisco
— 2 nights
Fly
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San Diego
— 2 nights
Drive
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Los Angeles
— 2 nights
Fly

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Jenner

Jenner is a small coastal town and census-designated place (CDP) with a population of about 136 in Sonoma County, California, U.S. For photos, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read Jenner trip builder.

Dallas to Jenner is an approximately 8-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Dallas to Jenner. While traveling from Dallas, expect a bit cooler days and much colder nights in Jenner, ranging from highs of 83°F to lows of 51°F. You will leave for Yosemite National Park on the 11th (Fri).

Things to do in Jenner

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Beaches
Find places to stay Jun 11 — 12:

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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.
On the 12th (Sat), hike along Four Mile Trail, then explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point, and then don't miss a visit to Yosemite Village.

To see more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, use the Yosemite National Park driving holiday planner.

Explore your travel options from Jenner to Yosemite National Park with the Route module. Traveling from Jenner in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Yosemite National Park, with lows of 43°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Trails · Outdoors · Nature
Find places to stay Jun 11 — 12:

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San Francisco

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Sun): snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, then take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, and then step off the mainland to explore Alcatraz Island. Keep things going the next day: look for all kinds of wild species at Fitzgerald J V Marine Reserve, kick back and relax at San Gregorio State Beach, and then buy something for everyone on your list at Ferry Building Marketplace.

To see photos, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read our San Francisco road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Yosemite National Park to San Francisco takes 4 hours. While traveling from Yosemite National Park, expect slightly colder days and a bit warmer nights in San Francisco, ranging from highs of 71°F to lows of 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Mon) to allow time to travel to San Diego.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks · Historic Sites · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jun 12 — 14:

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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.
On the 15th (Tue), see the interesting displays at USS Midway Museum and then enjoy the sand and surf at La Jolla Cove.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the San Diego holiday maker tool.

Getting from San Francisco to San Diego by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer evenings in San Diego when traveling from San Francisco in June, with lows around 64°F. On the 16th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Diego

Beaches · Parks · Outdoors · Shopping
Find places to stay Jun 14 — 16:

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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.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Wed): browse the different shops at Two Rodeo Drive and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Hollywood Walk of Fame. On the 17th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at The Getty Center, wander the streets of Rodeo Drive, then don't miss a visit to Santa Monica Pier, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Santa Monica State Beach.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Los Angeles road trip planning tool.

Getting from San Diego to Los Angeles by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or fly. Traveling from San Diego in June, you will find days in Los Angeles are a bit warmer (79°F), and nights are about the same (62°F). Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Beaches · Parks · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jun 16 — 18:

California travel guide

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Specialty Museums · Wineries & Vineyards · Beaches
The Golden State
The country's most populous state, California includes landscapes that range from the forested northern coast to harsh southern deserts. Sandwiched right in the middle of the state is a fertile valley, home to farms, vineyards, and orchards. California's cities offer diverse attractions, from amusement parks and upscale shops to award-winning restaurants and innovative art galleries. Outside the state's big urban centers, places to visit include some of the nation's most rugged national parks, ancient forests, towering mountain peaks, and ski resorts. More than just a surfing destination famous for its beaches and winding coastal roads, California also boasts one of the world's largest economies, bolstered by the booming tech industries.