10 days in South San Francisco & Washington DC Itinerary

10 days in South San Francisco & Washington DC Itinerary

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10 days in South San Francisco & Washington DC Itinerary

Start: San Francisco
Drive:  30​min
South San Francisco
— 5 nights
Fly:  10​h 45​min
Washington DC
— 3 nights
Fly:  7​h
End: San Francisco

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South San Francisco

South San Francisco is a city in San Mateo County, California, United States, located on the San Francisco Peninsula in the San Francisco Bay Area. Get in touch with nature at Asilomar State Beach and Poplar Beach. We've included these beaches for you: Big Basin Redwoods State Park and Venice Beach in Half Moon Bay. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around South San Francisco: Wine Tours & Tastings (in Napa), Muir Woods National Monument (in Mill Valley) and Pescadero State Beach (in Half Moon Bay). There's much more to do: stroll through Fitzgerald J V Marine Reserve, enjoy the sand and surf at Rockaway Beach, do a tasting at Benziger Family Winery, and admire the majestic nature at Montara State Beach.

To find reviews, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, refer to the South San Francisco trip itinerary maker tool .

San Francisco to South San Francisco is an approximately half hour car ride. In December, daytime highs in South San Francisco are 59°F, while nighttime lows are 45°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) early enough to travel to Washington DC.

Things to do in South San Francisco

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Beaches

Side Trips

Half Moon Bay, Big Basin Redwoods State Park, Fitzgerald J V Marine Reserve, Muir Woods National Monument, Asilomar State Beach
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Muir Woods National Monument ©
Muir Woods National Monument
Asilomar State Beach ©
Asilomar State Beach

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Washington DC

Washington DC ©
The capital of the United States, the District of Columbia contains the lion's share of the country's most treasured monuments, memorials, and public museums.
Step out of the city life by going to Tidal Basin and National Zoological Park. Take a break from Washington DC with a short trip to Horseshoe Casino in Baltimore, about 1 hour away. There's lots more to do: see the interesting displays at National Air and Space Museum, get engrossed in the history at United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Art, and appreciate the history behind Lincoln Memorial.

For photos, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Washington DC day trip planning website .

Explore your travel options from South San Francisco to Washington DC with the Route module. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST), which is usually a 3 hour difference. Traveling from South San Francisco in December, expect Washington DC to be a bit cooler, temps between 51°F and 37°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Washington DC

#Museums, #Parks, #Outdoors

Side Trip

Horseshoe Casino
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Lincoln Memorial ©
Lincoln Memorial
Tidal Basin ©
Tidal Basin
Horseshoe Casino ©
Horseshoe Casino

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