18 days in West Coast Itinerary

18 days in West Coast Itinerary

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Fly
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Seattle
— 2 nights
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San Francisco
— 3 nights
Drive
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Yosemite National Park
— 4 nights
Drive
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Los Angeles
— 4 nights
Drive
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San Diego
— 3 nights
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Seattle

Emerald City

Nicknamed the "Emerald City" because of its abundant evergreen trees, Seattle is the cultural and business center of the Pacific Northwest, as well as a popular holiday destination.
Seattle is known for museums, parks, and wineries. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at Chihuly Garden and Glass, get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Seattle Aquarium, enjoy breathtaking views from Space Needle, and take a leisurely stroll along Hiram M. Chittenden Locks.

To find more things to do, maps, photos, and other tourist information, use the Seattle driving holiday planning app.

London, UK to Seattle is an approximately 13-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Seattle is minus 8 hours. Traveling from London in April, Seattle is a bit warmer at night with lows of 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Seattle

Museums · Shopping · Parks · Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Apr 24 — 26:

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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.
San Francisco is known for nature, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: snap pictures at Golden Gate Bridge, head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, admire the natural beauty at Japanese Tea Garden, and wander the streets of SoMa.

To see reviews, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read San Francisco journey planning tool.

Getting from Seattle to San Francisco by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Seattle in April, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in San Francisco: temperatures range from 22°C by day to 12°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) so you can travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Museums
Find places to stay Apr 26 — 29:

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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.
Yosemite National Park is known for nature, trails, and scenic drive. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Yosemite Village, stroll through Mariposa Grove, take some stellar pictures from Washburn Point, and explore the wealth of natural beauty at Swinging Bridge Picnic Area Yosemite National Park CA.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Yosemite National Park vacation planning app.

You can drive from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park in 4 hours. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from San Francisco in April: highs in Yosemite National Park hover around 17°C, while lows dip to -2°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) early enough to travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails
Find places to stay Apr 29 — May 3:

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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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Los Angeles: Anaheim (Disneyland Park & Disney California Adventure Park). And it doesn't end there: take in the waterfront at Santa Monica Pier, see the interesting displays at The Getty Center, look and learn at Griffith Observatory, and admire the striking features of Bradbury Building.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Los Angeles trip itinerary builder website.

You can drive from Yosemite National Park to Los Angeles in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. While traveling from Yosemite National Park, expect a bit warmer days and much warmer nights in Los Angeles, ranging from highs of 28°C to lows of 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) so you can drive to San Diego.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks · Museums · Parks · Nightlife

Side Trips

Find places to stay May 3 — 7:

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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.
Change things up with a short trip to Self Realization Fellowship Hermitage & Meditation Gardens in Encinitas (about 32 minutes away). There's lots more to do: learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at San Diego Zoo, appreciate the history behind Cabrillo National Monument, see the interesting displays at USS Midway Museum, and browse the exhibits of Maritime Museum of San Diego.

For other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our San Diego trip planner.

Traveling by car from Los Angeles to San Diego takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. In May, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks · Museums · Zoos & Aquariums · Fun & Games

Side Trip

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