15 days in Avalon & San Diego Itinerary

15 days in Avalon & San Diego Itinerary

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15 days in Avalon & San Diego Itinerary

Start: San Diego
+2
bus + foot + ferry:  4​h
1
Avalon
— 2 nights
+2
ferry + foot + bus:  4​h
2
San Diego
— 12 nights
End: San Diego

2
nights
Avalon

Avalon ©
Avalon is the only incorporated city on Santa Catalina Island of the California Channel Islands, and the southernmost city in Los Angeles County. Taste of Catalina Food Tours has been added to your itinerary. On the 16th (Fri), try your luck at Catalina Island Casino & Avalon Theater, then shake up your sightseeing with a climbing tour, and then stop by Afishinados. Here are some ideas for day two: stroll through Wrigley Memorial & Botanic Garden, then putt your heart out at Golf Gardens Miniature Golf, and then indulge in some culinary diversions at Taste of Catalina Food Tours.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read Avalon journey planner .

San Diego to Avalon is an approximately 4-hour combination of bus, taxi, and ferry. You can also do a combination of train, taxi, and ferry; or do a combination of train, bus, and ferry. When traveling from San Diego in February, plan for a bit cooler days in Avalon, with highs around 59°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 49°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to travel to San Diego.

Things to do in Avalon

Fun & Games Tours Casinos
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Catalina Island Casino & Avalon Theater ©
Afishinados Gallery ©
Afishinados Gallery
Catalina Food Tours ©
Catalina Food Tours

12
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.
Get some historical perspective at Old Town San Diego State Historic Park and Old Point Loma Lighthouse. Do your shopping at Gaslamp Quarter and Seaport Village. Change things up with these side-trips from San Diego: Self Realization Fellowship Hermitage & Meditation Gardens (in Encinitas), Casa Romantica Cultural Center and Gardens (in San Clemente) and Oceanside Pier (in Oceanside). Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at La Jolla Cove, observe the fascinating underwater world at SeaWorld San Diego, examine the collection at USS Midway Museum, and take in the dramatic natural features at Point Loma.

To see ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read San Diego route planning site .

You can do a combination of ferry and bus from Avalon to San Diego in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry and train; or do a combination of ferry, bus, and flight. In February in San Diego, expect temperatures between 68°F during the day and 53°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Self Realization Fellowship Hermitage & Meditation Gardens, Casa Romantica Cultural Center and Gardens, Oceanside Pier, LEGOLAND California, Coronado Beach
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San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
USS Midway Museum ©
USS Midway Museum
La Jolla Cove ©
La Jolla Cove

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