8 days in San Antonio, Denver & San Francisco Itinerary

8 days in San Antonio, Denver & San Francisco Itinerary

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8 days in San Antonio, Denver & San Francisco Itinerary

Los Angeles
Fly:  5​h 30​min
San Antonio
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
Denver
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 45​min
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Fly + train:  3​h 30​min
Los Angeles

2
days
San Antonio

San Antonio ©
As the state’s second largest city, San Antonio embodies Texas’ rich cultural heritage while maintaining the Old West charm of an oil town.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): take in the architecture and atmosphere at San Fernando Cathedral. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the architecture and history at Mission San Jose, take in nature's colorful creations at San Antonio Botanical Garden, and then contemplate the waterfront views at San Antonio River.

To see where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our San Antonio trip planning site .

Los Angeles to San Antonio is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Los Angeles to San Antonio. In November, plan for daily highs up to 72°F, and evening lows to 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) so you can travel to Denver.

Things to do in San Antonio

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trip

Fredericksburg
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San Antonio Botanical Garden ©
San Antonio Botanical Garden
Mission San Jose ©
Mission San Jose

1
day
Denver

Denver
Aptly nicknamed the "Mile-High City," Denver sits at an altitude of 1,600 m (5,280 ft) above sea level, located right where the Great Plains give way to the Rocky Mountains.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Sun): see the sky in a new way at Denver Museum of Nature & Science and then admire the natural beauty at Denver Botanic Gardens.

For ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Denver trip itinerary maker tool .

Getting from San Antonio to Denver by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from San Antonio to Denver due to the time zone difference. Traveling from San Antonio in November, you will find days in Denver are a bit cooler (53°F), and nights are much colder (29°F). Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Denver

Parks Nightlife Museums
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Denver Botanic Gardens
Denver Botanic Gardens
Coors Field
Coors Field
Denver Museum of Nature & Science
Denver Museum of Nature & Science

3
days
San Francisco

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Step off the beaten path and head to Castello di Amorosa and Wine Tours & Tastings. Change things up with these side-trips from San Francisco: V. Sattui (in St. Helena) and Muir Woods National Monument (in Mill Valley). There's still lots to do: contemplate the waterfront views at San Francisco Bay, take some stellar pictures from Twin Peaks, enjoy breathtaking views from Coit Tower, and buy something for everyone on your list at Ferry Building Marketplace.

For maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our San Francisco trip planner .

You can fly from Denver to San Francisco in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 1 hour. While traveling from Denver, expect a bit warmer days and much hotter nights in San Francisco, ranging from highs of 65°F to lows of 50°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Tours Nature Parks

Side Trips

Muir Woods National Monument, V. Sattui, Castello di Amorosa
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Castello di Amorosa ©
Castello di Amorosa
San Francisco Bay ©
San Francisco Bay

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