8 days in California Itinerary

8 days in California Itinerary

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8 days in California Itinerary

Atlanta
Fly:  5​h 45​min
San Diego
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
Drive:  6​h 30​min
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Fly:  6​h 30​min
Atlanta

1
day
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.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Sun): admire nature's wide array of creatures at San Diego Zoo and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Sunset Cliffs Natural Park.

To see photos, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our San Diego holiday maker .

Atlanta to San Diego is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Atlanta to San Diego, you'll gain 3 hours due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Atlanta in May, plan for slightly colder days in San Diego, with highs around 71°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 61°F. You'll set off for Los Angeles on the 7th (Mon).

Things to do in San Diego

#Parks, #Zoos & Aquariums, #Outdoors
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San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
Sunset Cliffs Natural Park ©
Sunset Cliffs Natural Park

2
days
Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Hollywood Sign, Hollywood Walk of Fame, A Day in LA Tours, and other attractions. Start off your visit on the 7th (Mon): enjoy the sand and surf at Venice Beach and Boardwalk. On your second day here, get a tailor-made plan with A Day in LA Tours, get to know the fascinating history of Hollywood Walk of Fame, and then don't miss a visit to Hollywood Sign.

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You can drive from San Diego to Los Angeles in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or fly. May in Los Angeles sees daily highs of 75°F and lows of 59°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Wed) to allow time for travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Los Angeles

#Tours, #Beaches, #Museums
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A Day in LA Tours ©
A Day in LA Tours
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center
Venice Beach and Boardwalk ©
Venice Beach and Boardwalk

2
days
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Baldacci Vineyards has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Thu): learn about winemaking at Baldacci Vineyards, then take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, then stroll through Golden Gate Park, and finally take a stroll through Marina District. On the 11th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take a memorable ride with Cable Cars, then head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, and then take a stroll through Fisherman's Wharf.

For ratings, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the San Francisco road trip planning site .

Getting from Los Angeles to San Francisco by combination of train and flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train, flight, and subway; or drive. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Los Angeles in May: high temperatures in San Francisco hover around 69°F and lows are around 53°F. On the 12th (Sat), you're off tohome.

Things to do in San Francisco

#Parks, #Neighborhoods, #Nature

Side Trip

Baldacci Vineyards
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Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

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