10 days in California Itinerary

10 days in California Itinerary

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San Diego
— 1 night
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San Francisco
— 3 nights
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Yosemite National Park
— 5 nights

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San Diego

San Diego ©

America's Finest City

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.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Sat): see the interesting displays at San Diego Air & Space Museum and then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at San Diego Zoo. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: examine the collection at USS Midway Museum and then let little ones run wild at Balboa Park.

For ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read San Diego sightseeing planning website.

San Francisco to San Diego is an approximately 3.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from San Francisco in October, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 64°F in San Diego. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Fun & Games · Museums
Highlights from your plan
San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
USS Midway Museum ©
USS Midway Museum
Balboa Park ©
Balboa Park

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
San Francisco is known for nature, parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at Golden Gate Bridge, take in nature's colorful creations at Japanese Tea Garden, head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, and engage your brain at California Academy of Sciences.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read San Francisco trip itinerary planning site.

You can fly from San Diego to San Francisco in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from San Diego in October; daily highs in San Francisco reach 73°F and lows reach 56°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) so you can travel to Yosemite National Park.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks · Historic Sites · Childrens Museums · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf

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Yosemite National Park

Yosemite National Park ©
Massive granite mountains, towering waterfalls, groves of Giant Sequoia trees, and wilderness as far as the eye can see distinguish the landscape of Yosemite National Park.
Yosemite National Park is known for nature, trails, and scenic drive. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape at Glacier Point, explore and take pictures at Tioga Pass, explore the activities along Tenaya Lake, and make a trip to Tuolumne Grove of Giant Sequoias.

To see more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Yosemite National Park trip planner.

You can drive from San Francisco to Yosemite National Park in 4 hours. Traveling from San Francisco in October, you will find days in Yosemite National Park are a bit cooler (66°F), and nights are colder (28°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Yosemite National Park

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Trails
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Point ©
Glacier Point
Half Dome ©
Half Dome
Taft Point ©
Taft Point

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