7 days in San Diego & Seattle Itinerary

7 days in San Diego & Seattle Itinerary

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7 days in San Diego & Seattle Itinerary

Start: Calgary
Fly:  6​h 15​min
San Diego
— 2 nights
Drive:  21​h 15​min
Seattle
— 2 nights
Drive:  13​h 15​min
End: Calgary

3
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.
Pack the 16th (Thu) with family-friendly diversions at SeaWorld San Diego. There's still lots to do: stroll through San Diego Zoo, admire the natural beauty at Botanical Building and Lily Pond, and examine the collection at USS Midway Museum.

To find where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read our San Diego online trip itinerary maker .

Calgary, Canada to San Diego is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Calgary to San Diego. Expect a bit warmer evenings in San Diego when traveling from Calgary in August, with lows around 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to travel to Seattle.

Things to do in San Diego

#Parks, #Theme Parks, #Zoos & Aquariums
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San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
USS Midway Museum ©
USS Midway Museum
SeaWorld San Diego ©
SeaWorld San Diego

2
days
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.
On the 18th (Sat), view the masterpieces at Glasshouse Studio and then look for gifts at Elliott Bay Book Company. On the 19th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at The Museum of Flight, then meet the residents at Seattle Aquarium, then enjoy breathtaking views from Space Needle, and finally view the masterpieces at Chihuly Garden and Glass.

To see maps, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Seattle online road trip planner .

You can fly from San Diego to Seattle in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from San Diego in August, expect slightly colder with lows of 19°C in Seattle. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Seattle

#Museums, #Parks, #Shopping
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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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