10 days in San Diego & Escondido Itinerary

10 days in San Diego & Escondido Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
San Diego
— 6 nights
2
Escondido
— 3 nights

6
nights
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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Aquatica San Diego. Kids will enjoy Disneyland Park and San Diego Zoo. Change things up with a short trip to Disney California Adventure Park in Anaheim (about 1h 55 min away). There's lots more to do: find something for the whole family at SeaWorld San Diego, pause for some photo ops at Cabrillo National Monument, stroll around La Jolla Cove, and enjoy the sand and surf at Mission Beach Park.

For where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, use the San Diego trip itinerary planning website.

The Route module shows you all the different ways you can get to San Diego. In July, daytime highs in San Diego are 77°F, while nighttime lows are 68°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Escondido.

Things to do in San Diego

Theme Parks · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Anaheim, Aquatica San Diego
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Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
Disney California Adventure Park ©
Disney California Adventure Park

3
nights
Escondido

Escondido ©
Escondido reflects its Spanish and Mexican roots (it’s the oldest city in San Diego County) through historical architecture with short stucco buildings painted in pastel colors.
Your day by day itinerary now includes San Diego Zoo Safari Park. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Sun): get to know the resident critters at San Diego Zoo Safari Park.

To find other places to visit, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Escondido trip maker website.

You can drive from San Diego to Escondido in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. July in Escondido sees daily highs of 75°F and lows of 66°F at night. On the 28th (Tue), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Escondido

Zoos & Aquariums · Parks
Highlights from your plan
San Diego Zoo Safari Park ©
San Diego Zoo Safari Park

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