13 days in San Francisco, Santa Clara & Las Vegas Itinerary

13 days in San Francisco, Santa Clara & Las Vegas Itinerary

Created using Inspirock United States visit planner

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San Francisco
— 4 nights
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Santa Clara
— 3 nights
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Las Vegas
— 5 nights
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San Francisco

— 4 nights

City by the Bay

San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Bring the kids along to Golden Gate Bridge and Fisherman's Wharf. There's much more to do: head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, get curious at California Academy of Sciences, steep yourself in history at SS Jeremiah O'Brien, and buy something for everyone on your list at Ferry Building Marketplace.

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Honolulu to San Francisco is an approximately 7-hour flight. The time zone changes from Hawaii-Aleutian Standard Time (HST) to Pacific Standard Time (PST), which is usually a 2 hour difference. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Honolulu in October; daily highs in San Francisco reach 73°F and lows reach 56°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Santa Clara.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks · Museums · Childrens Museums · Historic Sites

Santa Clara

— 3 nights
Santa Clara is a city in Santa Clara County, California. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Sulphur Creek Nature Center, get in on the family fun at California's Great America, and then deepen your understanding at Santa Clara University.

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Drive from San Francisco to Santa Clara in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. October in Santa Clara sees daily highs of 77°F and lows of 54°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) so you can catch the flight to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Santa Clara

Theme Parks · Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

Las Vegas

— 5 nights

Sin City

Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
Attractions like Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area and Fountains of Bellagio make great kid-friendly stops. Change things up with a short trip to Hoover Dam in Boulder City (about 50 minutes away). The adventure continues: wander the streets of The Strip, take in panoramic vistas at Eiffel Tower Viewing Deck, get curious at DISCOVERY Children's Museum, and buy something for everyone on your list at The Grand Canal Shoppes at The Venetian Resort.

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Traveling by flight from Santa Clara to Las Vegas takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Santa Clara in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Las Vegas, with lows of 60°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) early enough to fly back home.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Parks · Museums · Shopping · Nature

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