8 days in San Francisco & San Diego Itinerary

8 days in San Francisco & San Diego Itinerary

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8 days in San Francisco & San Diego Itinerary

Amsterdam
Fly:  13​h 15​min
San Francisco
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
San Diego
— 2 nights
Fly:  15​h 15​min
Amsterdam

4
days
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
San Francisco is known for nature, museums, parks, nightlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the views from Golden Gate Bridge, catch a ride on Cable Cars, take a stroll through SoMa, and take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf.

For more things to do, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, go to the San Francisco trip itinerary planner

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to San Francisco is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Amsterdam to San Francisco is minus 9 hours. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Amsterdam in January; daily highs in San Francisco reach 17°C and lows reach 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) early enough to travel to San Diego.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Neighborhoods Museums
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Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Fisherman's Wharf
Fisherman's Wharf

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.
San Diego is known for museums, zoos & aquariums, beaches, parks, and theme parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: stroll through San Diego Zoo, admire the natural beauty at Botanical Building and Lily Pond, appreciate the history behind Cabrillo National Monument, and examine the collection at San Diego Model Railroad Museum.

For photos, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the San Diego trip itinerary planning site

Getting from San Francisco to San Diego by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from San Francisco in January, things will get somewhat warmer in San Diego: highs are around 22°C and lows about 12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Outdoors
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San Diego Zoo
San Diego Zoo
Balboa Park
Balboa Park
Cabrillo National Monument ©
Cabrillo National Monument

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