14 days in United States Itinerary

14 days in United States Itinerary

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San Diego
— 3 nights
2
Santa Barbara
— 1 night
3
San Luis Obispo
— 3 nights
4
Monterey
— 2 nights
5
San Francisco
— 4 nights

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.
Point Loma and Fort Rosecrans Cemetery will appeal to history buffs. Do some cultural sightseeing at USS Midway Museum and Mt. Soledad National Veterans Memorial. And it doesn't end there: immerse yourself in nature at Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve, take in the waterfront at Seaport Village, and enjoy the sea views from Old Point Loma Lighthouse.

Make your San Diego itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Houston to San Diego is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Houston to San Diego, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. In February in San Diego, expect temperatures between 23°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sun) so you can drive to Santa Barbara.

Things to do in San Diego

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Fort Rosecrans Cemetery ©
Fort Rosecrans Cemetery
Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve ©
Torrey Pines State Natural Reserve
Point Loma ©
Point Loma

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night
Santa Barbara

Santa Barbara ©
Nestled between the Pacific Ocean and the Santa Ynez Mountains, Santa Barbara is a solid vacation destination with its wide beaches, renowned wineries, and some of California's finest shopping and dining options.
For photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Santa Barbara online trip maker.

You can drive from San Diego to Santa Barbara in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or take a train. Traveling from San Diego in February, Santa Barbara is little chillier at night with lows of 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) to allow time to drive to San Luis Obispo.

Things to do in Santa Barbara

Scenic Drive · Outdoors · Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Douglas Family Preserve ©
Douglas Family Preserve

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San Luis Obispo

San Luis Obispo ©
San Luis Obispo, or SLO for short, is a city in the U.S. Get a sense of the local culture at Point San Luis Lighthouse and Halter Ranch Vineyard. Discover out-of-the-way places like Monarch Butterfly Grove and Peachy Canyon Winery. Get out of town with these interesting San Luis Obispo side-trips: Turley Cellars (in Templeton), Cambria Nursery and Florist (in Cambria) and Paso Robles (Adelaida Vineyards & Winery & Niner Wine Estates).

To find other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the San Luis Obispo trip itinerary maker website.

Traveling by car from Santa Barbara to San Luis Obispo takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In February, daytime highs in San Luis Obispo are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Monterey.

Things to do in San Luis Obispo

Wineries · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

Paso Robles, Templeton, Cambria Nursery and Florist, Monarch Butterfly Grove, Point San Luis Lighthouse
Highlights from your plan
Monarch Butterfly Grove ©
Monarch Butterfly Grove
Halter Ranch Vineyard ©
Halter Ranch Vineyard
Adelaida Vineyards & Winery ©
Adelaida Vineyards & Winery

2
nights
Monterey

Monterey ©
Monterey is a city in the U.S. For photos, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Monterey online attractions planner.

Traveling by car from San Luis Obispo to Monterey takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of flight and shuttle. Traveling from San Luis Obispo in February, expect nights in Monterey to be about the same, around 8°C, while days are little chillier, around 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Sat) to allow time for the car ride to San Francisco.

Things to do in Monterey

Nature · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trips

Carmel, Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard
Highlights from your plan
Point Lobos ©
Point Lobos
Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard ©
Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard
Carmel Mission ©
Carmel Mission

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
California State Railroad Museum and Exploratorium will appeal to museum buffs. Get a sense of the local culture at California Academy of Sciences and Castello di Amorosa. Explore San Francisco's surroundings by going to Old Sacramento Waterfront (in Sacramento) and Pinnacle Gulch Coastal Access Trail (in Bodega Bay). There's lots more to do: buy something for everyone on your list at Ferry Building Marketplace, step aboard SS Jeremiah O'Brien, and examine the collection at Cable Car Museum.

To find reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our San Francisco trip builder.

Drive from Monterey to San Francisco in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a shuttle. In March in San Francisco, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 11°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Museums · Childrens Museums · Trails

Side Trips

Sacramento, Castello di Amorosa, Pinnacle Gulch Coastal Access Trail
Highlights from your plan
California State Railroad Museum ©
California State Railroad Museum
Castello di Amorosa ©
Castello di Amorosa
Cable Car Museum ©
Cable Car Museum

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