14 days in San Diego & San Francisco Itinerary

14 days in San Diego & San Francisco Itinerary

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14 days in San Diego & San Francisco Itinerary

Start: Valletta, Island of Malta
Fly:  18​h 45​min
1
San Diego
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
San Francisco
— 8 nights
Fly:  18​h 15​min
End: Valletta, Island of Malta

3
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.
Shop till you drop at Gaslamp Quarter and Spanish Village Art Center. Relax by the water at La Jolla Cove and Mission Beach Park. There's much more to do: admire nature's wide array of creatures at San Diego Zoo, kick back and relax at Children's Pool, admire the majestic nature at Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve, and see the interesting displays at Timken Museum of Art.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, read our San Diego holiday site .

Valletta, Malta to San Diego is an approximately 19-hour combination of bus and flight. You can also do a combination of bus, flight, and train; or do a combination of bus and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 9 hours traveling from Valletta to San Diego. In September, daytime highs in San Diego are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) early enough to travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in San Diego

Outdoors Parks Beaches
Highlights from your plan
La Jolla Cove ©
La Jolla Cove
Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve ©
San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo

8
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Union Square and City Lights Booksellers. Do your shopping at Ferry Building Marketplace and Ferry Plaza Farmers Market. You'll find plenty of places to visit near San Francisco: Sonoma Coast State Beach (in Sonoma), Wine Tours & Tastings (in Napa) and Gracianna Winery (in Healdsburg). There's still lots to do: take in the waterfront at Fisherman's Wharf, stroll through Marshall’s Beach, do a tasting at B Cellars Vineyards and Winery, and take a stroll through SoMa.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the San Francisco road trip planning site .

You can fly from San Diego to San Francisco in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and subway; or drive. In October, San Francisco is a bit cooler than San Diego - with highs of 26°C and lows of 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Neighborhoods Historic Sites

Side Trips

St. Helena, B Cellars Vineyards and Winery, Sonoma Coast State Beach, Wine Tours & Tastings, Gracianna Winery
Highlights from your plan
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Fisherman's Wharf ©
Fisherman's Wharf
Twin Peaks ©
Twin Peaks

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