14 days in San Diego & Seattle Itinerary

14 days in San Diego & Seattle Itinerary

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14 days in San Diego & Seattle Itinerary

San Diego
San Diego
— 11 nights
Drive:  21​h 15​min
Seattle
— 1 night
Seattle

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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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around San Diego: Self Realization Fellowship Hermitage & Meditation Gardens (in Encinitas), Carlsbad (LEGOLAND California & Aviara Golf Club) and Laguna Beach (Laguna Beach & ClueHoo). The adventure continues: stroll through San Diego Zoo, pause for some photo ops at Cabrillo National Monument, meet the residents at SeaWorld San Diego, and see the interesting displays at Maritime Museum of San Diego.

To find more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our San Diego travel route planner .

If you are flying in from Australia, the closest major airports are San Diego International Airport, John Wayne Airport-Orange County Airport and Palm Springs International Airport. In April, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can travel to Seattle.

Things to do in San Diego

#Parks, #Outdoors, #Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Carlsbad, Laguna Beach, Self Realization Fellowship Hermitage & Meditation Gardens, Niederfrank's
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San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
USS Midway Museum ©
USS Midway Museum
Balboa Park ©
Balboa Park

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Seattle

Seattle ©
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.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Wed): appreciate the history behind Fremont Troll and then look for gifts at Elliott Bay Book Company.

For ratings, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Seattle travel route planner.

Getting from San Diego to Seattle by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from San Diego in April: high temperatures in Seattle hover around 19°C and lows are around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Seattle

#Museums, #Shopping, #Neighborhoods
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Chihuly Garden and Glass ©
Chihuly Garden and Glass
Pike Place Market ©
Pike Place Market
Space Needle ©
Space Needle

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