12 days in San Francisco, San Diego County & Anaheim Itinerary

12 days in San Francisco, San Diego County & Anaheim Itinerary

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12 days in San Francisco, San Diego County & Anaheim Itinerary

Start: Anchorage
Drive + Fly:  8​h
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
San Diego
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
Anaheim
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
San Diego
— 3 nights
Fly + Drive:  10​h 15​min
End: Anchorage

3
days
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Chinatown, Japanese Tea Garden, Fisherman's Wharf, and other attractions.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the San Francisco tour planner.

Anchorage to San Francisco is an approximately 8-hour combination of car and flight. You can also do a combination of car, flight, and subway. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Anchorage to San Francisco due to the time zone difference. In July, daytime highs in San Francisco are 73°F, while nighttime lows are 57°F. You will leave for San Diego on the 31st (Tue).

Things to do in San Francisco

#Parks, #Neighborhoods, #Outdoors

Side Trip

Big Basin Redwoods State Park
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Big Basin Redwoods State Park ©
Big Basin Redwoods State Park
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf
AT&T Park ©
AT&T Park

2
days
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.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Tue): tour the pleasant surroundings at San Diego Zoo. Keep things going the next day: make a trip to Mt. Soledad National Veterans Memorial and then kick back and relax at La Jolla Shores Park.

For maps, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our San Diego itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from San Francisco to San Diego takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of subway and flight; or drive. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from San Francisco in July since evenings lows in San Diego dip to 68°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) early enough to go by car to Anaheim.

Things to do in San Diego

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Zoos & Aquariums
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San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
La Jolla Shores Park ©
La Jolla Shores Park

1
day
Anaheim

Anaheim ©
Anaheim's major attractions are its world-famous Disney entertainment complex, sports teams, and convention center.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): make an unforgettable trip to Disneyland Park.

For photos, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Anaheim trip planning tool .

You can drive from San Diego to Anaheim in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from San Diego in August, expect nights in Anaheim to be about the same, around 68°F, while days are a bit warmer, around 87°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to San Diego.

Things to do in Anaheim

#Theme Parks
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Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park

4
days
San Diego

San Diego
To find more things to do, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our San Diego trip itinerary maker site .

Traveling by car from Anaheim to San Diego takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Anaheim in August, expect nights in San Diego to be about the same, around 68°F, while days are little chillier, around 78°F. You will leave for home on the 6th (Mon).

Things to do in San Diego

#Outdoors, #Parks, #Tours

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