12 days in United States Itinerary

12 days in United States Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
San Francisco
— 3 nights
2
Escondido
— 2 nights
3
Ramona
— 1 night
4
Los Angeles
— 2 nights
5
Ramona
— 2 nights
6
San Diego
— 1 night

3
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, delve into the lush surroundings at Muir Woods National Monument, thenstroll through Rockaway Beach, and finally browse the different shops at Ferry Building Marketplace.

For traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our San Francisco day trip app.

The Route module can give you travel options from your home to San Francisco. September in San Francisco sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) early enough to travel to Escondido.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Rockaway Beach, Muir Woods National Monument
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Muir Woods National Monument ©
Muir Woods National Monument
Ferry Building Marketplace ©
Ferry Building Marketplace

2
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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to San Diego Zoo Safari Park and South Carlsbad State Beach. Explore Escondido's surroundings by going to LEGOLAND California (in Carlsbad) and Temecula (Temecula Olive Oil Company & Wiens Family Cellars - Winery). Next up on the itinerary: sample the tasty concoctions at Stone Brewing.

To find ratings, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Escondido holiday planner.

You can fly from San Francisco to Escondido in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from San Francisco in September since evenings lows in Escondido dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Ramona.

Things to do in Escondido

Parks Theme Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Carlsbad, Temecula
Highlights from your plan
San Diego Zoo Safari Park ©
San Diego Zoo Safari Park
South Carlsbad State Beach ©
South Carlsbad State Beach
Wiens Family Cellars - Winery ©
Wiens Family Cellars - Winery

1
night
Ramona

Ramona
Ramona is a census-designated place (CDP) in San Diego County, California. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sun): do a tasting at Salerno Winery.

To find reviews, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, go to the Ramona online holiday builder.

You can drive from Escondido to Ramona in an hour. When traveling from Escondido in September, plan for a bit warmer days and little chillier nights in Ramona: temperatures range from °F by day to °F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) so you can travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Ramona

Wineries

2
nights
Los Angeles

Los Angeles ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Mon): kick back and relax at El Matador State Beach and then get some fabulous bargains at Camarillo Premium Outlets. Keep things going the next day: find something for the whole family at Disneyland Park.

To find maps, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Los Angeles online travel route builder.

Drive from Ramona to Los Angeles in 2.5 hours. Traveling from Ramona in September, Los Angeles is somewhat warmer at night with lows of °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Wed) to allow time for travel to Ramona.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Theme Parks Parks Beaches

Side Trips

El Matador State Beach, Disneyland Park, Camarillo Premium Outlets
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Park ©
Disneyland Park
Camarillo Premium Outlets ©
Camarillo Premium Outlets
The Getty Center ©
The Getty Center

2
nights
Ramona

Ramona ©
To find where to stay, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read Ramona online day trip planner.

You can drive from Los Angeles to Ramona in 2.5 hours. Traveling from Los Angeles in September, expect slightly colder with lows of °F in Ramona. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) to allow time to drive to San Diego.

Things to do in Ramona

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Borrego Palm Canyon Nature Trail, William Heise County Park
Highlights from your plan
William Heise County Park ©
William Heise County Park

1
night
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.
On the 21st (Fri), walk around Sunset Cliffs Natural Park, steep yourself in history at Mt. Soledad National Veterans Memorial, and then walk around La Jolla Shores Park. Keep things going the next day: enjoy some diversion at Petco Park and then head off the coast to Coronado Island.

Plan my day in San Diego using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

You can drive from Ramona to San Diego in an hour. While traveling from Ramona, expect slightly colder days and a bit warmer nights in San Diego, ranging from highs of °F to lows of °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Coronado Island
Highlights from your plan
La Jolla Shores Park ©
La Jolla Shores Park
Mt. Soledad National Veterans Memorial ©
Mt. Soledad National Veterans Memorial
Petco Park ©
Petco Park

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