Located on the west coast of the United States, California is the country’s most visited state with pleasant year round weather and a diverse landscape that includes sunny pristine beaches, snowcapped mountains and lush sequoia redwood trees.

The state of California is so diverse that Southern California vacations can be quite different and unique from Northern California vacations. The best California vacations however, are the ones that suit your interests and tastes.

California Vacation Spots

Without a doubt California vacations will create some of your best traveling memories full of wonder, fun and excitement. Vacations in California deliver something for everyone. There are many California vacation spots to choose from including among others;

  • Exploring the many sandy beaches along the California coast
  • Driving the California coastal highway through Big Sur
  • Mountain climbing or skiing in California’s interior
  • Hiking through Northern California’s groves of giant redwood trees
  • Wine tasting in California wine country
  • Romancing through the streets of San Francisco
  • Sightseeing in Southern California celebrity hotspots like Hollywood and San Diego
  • Discovering the natural wonders of Yosemite National Park
  • Or just relaxing and soaking in the California sun

California is the ideal vacation hot spot for traveling with friends or family. Other California vacation spots worth exploring include Berkeley, Sacramento, Napa Valley, San Diego, Los Angeles, Santa Barbara, San Jose and Monterrey.

California Attractions

Other worthwhile California destinations to add to your travel itinerary may include the many of the more popular tourist attractions such as the Joshua Tree National Park, Japanese Tree Garden, Sea World Adventure Park, the famous Golden Gate Bridge, the notorious Alcatraz Island, Palm Springs, California Wineries and the amazing Yosemite National Park.

Another unique California attraction is Death Valley, the site of not only the lowest elevation in America (at 282 feet below sea level) but also the hottest place in North America with a record temperature of 134 degrees F.

Romantic California Vacation Spots

California is the ideal vacation spot for honeymooners and couples who long for romantic moments, quiet solace or peaceful relaxation while on vacation. California romantic hot spots include Eureka, Carmel, Bodega Bay and Mendocino, guaranteed to fill the heart with rich and intimate moments.

California Vacations by Caravan Tours

Fully escorted California Vacations by Caravan Tours are all inclusive tours along the California coast and include tours of San Francisco, California wine country, Yosemite National Park, Monterrey, Big Sur, the California redwoods, Santa Barbara, Los Angeles and Hollywood.

Visit Caravan’s California Vacations Reviews page to read what others have said about Caravan’s all inclusive fully escorted tours of the California coast.