13 days in San Diego & San Francisco Itinerary

13 days in San Diego & San Francisco Itinerary

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13 days in San Diego & San Francisco Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  14​h
1
San Diego
— 6 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
San Francisco
— 5 nights
Fly:  14​h
End: London

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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like San Diego Zoo and SeaWorld San Diego. There's much more to do: let little ones run wild at Balboa Park, kick back and relax at Mission Beach Park, take in nature's colorful creations at Botanical Building and Lily Pond, and admire the majestic nature at Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve.

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London, UK to San Diego is an approximately 14-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. Traveling from London to San Diego, you'll gain 8 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from London in March, expect San Diego to be a bit warmer, temps between 24°C and 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Outdoors Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Coronado Public Library
Highlights from your plan
San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
SeaWorld San Diego ©
SeaWorld San Diego
La Jolla Cove ©
La Jolla Cove

5
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Exploratorium and Crissy Field. Spend the 4th (Wed) on a tasty journey with a beer tour and tasting. There's lots more to do: explore the striking landscape of Alcatraz Island, engage your brain at California Academy of Sciences, take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, and browse the different shops at Ferry Building Marketplace.

For photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our San Francisco itinerary planning website .

Getting from San Diego to San Francisco by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from San Diego in April, plan for slightly colder nights in San Francisco, with lows around 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Tours Museums
Highlights from your plan
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium
California Academy of Sciences ©
California Academy of Sciences

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