29 days in California Itinerary

29 days in California Itinerary

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29 days in California Itinerary

Start: Kuwait City
Fly:  20​h
1
San Diego
— 4 nights
2
Los Angeles
— 6 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
3
Carmel
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 45​min
4
Yosemite National Park
— 6 nights
+3
Drive + Fly + foot + bus:  5​h
5
Healdsburg
— 2 nights
6
San Francisco
— 6 nights
Fly:  19​h 15​min
End: Kuwait City

4
nights
San Diego

San Diego ©
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.
San Diego is known for museums, zoos & aquariums, beaches, parks, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire nature's wide array of creatures at San Diego Zoo, stroll through Sunset Cliffs Natural Park, examine the collection at USS Midway Museum, and enjoy some diversion at Balboa Park.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read San Diego online tour itinerary planner .

Kuwait City, Kuwait to San Diego is an approximately 20-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight, bus, and train. Traveling from Kuwait City to San Diego, you'll gain 11 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect cooler temperatures when traveling from Kuwait City in June; daily highs in San Diego reach 26°C and lows reach 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Los Angeles.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Outdoors Zoos & Aquariums
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San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
Balboa Park ©
Balboa Park
USS Midway Museum ©
USS Midway Museum

6
nights
Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Los Angeles: Anaheim (Disneyland Park & Disney California Adventure Park). Pack the 9th (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at Universal Studios Hollywood. And it doesn't end there: examine the collection at The Getty Center, take in the waterfront at Santa Monica Pier, explore the world behind art at Los Angeles County Museum of Art, and explore and take pictures at Dodger Stadium.

To find photos, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Los Angeles travel itinerary planner .

You can drive from San Diego to Los Angeles in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or fly. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from San Diego in June: highs in Los Angeles hover around 30°C, while lows dip to 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Carmel.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Museums Parks

Side Trips

Anaheim, Santa Monica Pier
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Fantastic Race ©
Fantastic Race
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Universal Studios Hollywood ©
Universal Studios Hollywood

2
nights
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. On the 14th (Thu), admire nature's wide array of creatures at Monterey Bay Aquarium, then pause for some serene contemplation at San Carlos Cathedral, and then admire the majestic nature at Point Lobos State Reserve. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: appreciate the extensive heritage of Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard, admire the majestic nature at Asilomar State Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Pfeiffer State Beach.

To see maps, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Carmel trip itinerary planner .

Getting from Los Angeles to Carmel by combination of flight and bus takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of flight, shuttle, and bus. Traveling from Los Angeles in June, things will get a bit cooler in Carmel: highs are around 23°C and lows about 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in Carmel

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Monterey, Pacific Grove, Pfeiffer State Beach
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Point Lobos ©
Point Lobos
Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard ©
Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard
Monterey Bay Aquarium ©
Monterey Bay Aquarium

6
nights
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, scenic drive, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point, hike along Tuolumne Meadows, stroll through Nevada Falls Loop, and admire the sheer force of Vernal Fall.

To find reviews, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Yosemite National Park trip planner .

Traveling by car from Carmel to Yosemite National Park takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or do a combination of bus, train, and taxi. While traveling from Carmel, expect a bit warmer days and little chillier nights in Yosemite National Park, ranging from highs of 30°C to lows of 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Thu) so you can go by car to Healdsburg.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Vernal Fall ©
Vernal Fall
Tuolumne Meadows ©
Tuolumne Meadows

2
nights
Healdsburg

Healdsburg ©
The quaint city of Healdsburg is one of northern California's wine capitals, serving as the meeting point for three of Sonoma's most important wine-producing regions.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): savor the flavors at Food & Drink. On the 23rd (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: do a tasting at Pride Mountain Vineyards, then do a tasting at V. Sattui Winery, then do a tasting at Anderson's Conn Valley Vineyards, and finally do a tasting at Schramsberg Vineyards.

For other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Healdsburg trip builder tool .

You can drive from Yosemite National Park to Healdsburg in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi, bus, and train; or do a combination of taxi and bus. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Healdsburg when traveling from Yosemite National Park in June, with lows around 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) so you can drive to San Francisco.

Things to do in Healdsburg

Tours Wineries

Side Trips

St. Helena, Schramsberg Vineyards
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Anderson's Conn Valley Vineyards ©
Anderson's Conn Valley Vineyards
Wine Tours & Tastings
Pride Mountain Vineyards ©
Pride Mountain Vineyards

6
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Dedicate the 27th (Wed) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. And it doesn't end there: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, contemplate the long history of Alcatraz Island, stroll through Golden Gate Park, and take in the awesome beauty at Twin Peaks.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, use the San Francisco journey maker tool .

You can drive from Healdsburg to San Francisco in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. When traveling from Healdsburg in June, plan for a bit cooler days in San Francisco, with highs around 25°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Tours Parks Museums
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Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

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