11 days in Charlotte & San Diego Itinerary

11 days in Charlotte & San Diego Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States trip itinerary planner

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Charlotte
— 4 nights
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San Diego
— 6 nights
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Charlotte

— 4 nights

The Queen City

A rapidly growing city in central North Carolina, Charlotte is the state's largest urban center and a major regional hub for finance, industry, technology, and entertainment.
Get out of town with these interesting Charlotte side-trips: Greenville (Falls Park on the Reedy & Dark Corner Distillery) and The Millstone Gallery (in Landrum). There's much more to do: have fun and explore at Discovery Place Science, explore the world behind art at The Harvey B. Gantt Center for African-American Arts + Culture, see the interesting displays at Hendrick Motorsports Complex, and sample some tasty brews at a beer tour and tasting.

To see photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Charlotte online trip maker.

Durham to Charlotte is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. January in Charlotte sees daily highs of 52°F and lows of 30°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) early enough to catch the flight to San Diego.

Things to do in Charlotte

Museums · Parks · Breweries & Distilleries · Tours

Side Trips

San Diego

— 6 nights

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.
Get out of town with these interesting San Diego side-trips: Self Realization Fellowship Hermitage & Meditation Gardens (in Encinitas) and Disneyland Park (in Anaheim). There's lots more to do: learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at San Diego Zoo, let little ones run wild at Balboa Park, see the interesting displays at Maritime Museum of San Diego, and admire the majestic nature at Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve.

To find other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the San Diego trip planning website.

Getting from Charlotte to San Diego by flight takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from Charlotte to San Diego. When traveling from Charlotte in January, plan for a bit warmer days and much warmer nights in San Diego: temperatures range from 67°F by day to 51°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Tue) to allow time for the flight back home.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks · Museums · Zoos & Aquariums · Outdoors

Side Trips