11 days in North Coast California Itinerary

11 days in North Coast California Itinerary

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Crescent City
— 2 nights
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Redwood National Park
— 2 nights
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Eureka
— 1 night
4
Fort Bragg
— 2 nights
5
Point Arena
— 1 night

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Crescent City

Crescent City ©
Crescent City is the county seat and only incorporated city in Del Norte County, California. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Thu): stop by Rumiano Cheese Company, then immerse yourself in nature at Jedediah Smith Redwoods State Park, then cruise along Howland Hill Road, and finally delve into the lush surroundings at Trees of Mystery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri): trek along Stout Grove, then take a pleasant ride with Crescent Trail Rides, then look for all kinds of wild species at Northcoast Marine Mammal Center, and finally enjoy the sea views from Battery Point Lighthouse.

To find reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Crescent City trip planning tool.

Kuching, Malaysia to Crescent City is an approximately 29-hour combination of flight and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 16 hours traveling from Kuching to Crescent City. Traveling from Kuching in January, things will get colder in Crescent City: highs are around 15°C and lows about 6°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri) early enough to go by car to Redwood National Park.

Things to do in Crescent City

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Museums

Side Trip

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Trees of Mystery ©
Trees of Mystery
Jedediah Smith Redwoods State Park ©
Jedediah Smith Redwoods State Park
Crescent Trail Rides ©
Crescent Trail Rides

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Redwood National Park

Redwood National Park ©
Redwood National Park is home to a tremendous collection of the world's tallest type of tree.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Sat): explore the striking landscape of Redwood National Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 24th (Sun): hike along California Coastal Trail and then delve into the lush surroundings at Tall Trees Grove.

For reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Redwood National Park driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Crescent City to Redwood National Park takes 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 15°C in January, and nighttime lows around 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sun) so you can drive to Eureka.

Things to do in Redwood National Park

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature
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Redwood National Park ©
Redwood National Park
California Coastal Trail ©
California Coastal Trail
Tall Trees Grove ©
Tall Trees Grove

1
night
Eureka

Eureka ©
Eureka is the principal city and county seat of Humboldt County in the Redwood Empire region of California. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Mon): identify plant and animal life at Arcata Community Forest, then cruise along Redwood Highway, then look for all kinds of wild species at Arcata Marsh and Wildlife Sanctuary, and finally grab your bike and head to Hikshari Trail.

To see traveler tips, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Eureka trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Redwood National Park to Eureka by car takes about 1.5 hours. January in Eureka sees daily highs of 15°C and lows of 5°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Fort Bragg.

Things to do in Eureka

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors · Scenic Drive

Side Trip

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Arcata Community Forest ©
Arcata Community Forest
Arcata Marsh and Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Arcata Marsh and Wildlife Sanctuary

2
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Fort Bragg

Fort Bragg ©
Fort Bragg is a coastal city along State Route 1 in Mendocino County, California. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Tue): immerse yourself in nature at Russian Gulch State Park, then admire the majestic nature at Point Cabrillo Light Station, and then immerse yourself in nature at MacKerricher State Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Glass Beach, then take in the pleasant sights at Mendocino Coast Botanical Gardens, then explore and take pictures at Mendocino Coast, and finally take in the views from Albion River Bridge.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Fort Bragg tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Eureka to Fort Bragg takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and car. In January, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Point Arena.

Things to do in Fort Bragg

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Scenic Drive

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Mendocino Coast ©
Mendocino Coast
Mendocino Coast Botanical Gardens ©
Mendocino Coast Botanical Gardens
Point Cabrillo Light Station ©
Point Cabrillo Light Station

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Point Arena

Point Arena ©
Point Arena is a small coastal city in Mendocino County, California, United States. Kick off your visit on the 28th (Thu): enjoy the sand and surf at Manchester Beach / Mendocino Coast KOA, identify plant and animal life at Point Arena - Stornetta Unit of the California Coastal National Monument, then identify plant and animal life at B Bryan Preserve, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Sea Ranch Chapel.

For traveler tips, maps, reviews, and tourist information, use the Point Arena trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Fort Bragg to Point Arena by car takes about 1.5 hours. In January, daily temperatures in Point Arena can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Point Arena

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trip

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B Bryan Preserve ©
B Bryan Preserve
Manchester Beach / Mendocino Coast KOA ©
Manchester Beach / Mendocino Coast KOA
Sea Ranch Chapel ©
Sea Ranch Chapel

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