13 days in San Diego County Itinerary

13 days in San Diego County Itinerary

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13 days in San Diego County Itinerary

Start: San Diego
Drive:  1​h 15​min
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
San Diego
— 8 nights
End: San Diego


Julian ©
Julian is a census-designated place (CDP) in San Diego County, California, in the United States. Julian is known for nature, zoos & aquariums, wineries, parks, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: go deep underground at Eagle and High Peak Mine, steep yourself in history at Julian Historical Society, learn about winemaking at Menghini Winery, and look for gifts at The Bird Watcher.

For other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Julian travel itinerary planner.

San Diego to Julian is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. Traveling from San Diego in August, expect nights in Julian to be slightly colder, around 58°F, while days are a bit warmer, around 91°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) so you can drive to San Diego.

Things to do in Julian

Parks Nature Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
California Wolf Center ©
California Wolf Center
Eagle and High Peak Mine ©
Eagle and High Peak Mine
Lake Cuyamaca ©
Lake Cuyamaca

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 find plenty of places to visit near San Diego: Self Realization Fellowship Hermitage & Meditation Gardens (in Encinitas) and Lions, Tigers & Bears (in Alpine). Next up on the itinerary: learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at San Diego Zoo, get a taste of the local shopping with Gaslamp Quarter, step aboard Maritime Museum of San Diego, and admire the majestic nature at Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the San Diego day trip planning website .

You can drive from Julian to San Diego in 1.5 hours. Traveling from Julian in August, you will find days in San Diego are a bit cooler (78°F), and nights are somewhat warmer (68°F). Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Outdoors Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Lions, Tigers & Bears, Self Realization Fellowship Hermitage & Meditation Gardens
Highlights from your plan
San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
USS Midway Museum ©
USS Midway Museum
Balboa Park ©
Balboa Park