17 days in Carmel & San Francisco Itinerary

17 days in Carmel & San Francisco Itinerary

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Carmel
— 2 nights
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San Francisco
— 14 nights

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Carmel

Carmel ©
Carmel-by-the-Sea, often simply called Carmel, is a city in Monterey County, California, United States, founded in 1902 and incorporated on October 31, 1916. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Sat): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Carmel Mission, then stroll through Point Lobos, and then stop by The Cheese Shop. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 24th (Sun): make a trip to Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard and then play a few rounds at Pebble Beach Golf Links.

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San Francisco to Carmel is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. You can also fly; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Carmel are 68°F, while nighttime lows are 53°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) early enough to drive to San Francisco.

Things to do in Carmel

Outdoors · Golf · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard, Pebble Beach Golf Links
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Point Lobos ©
Point Lobos
Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard ©
Pacific Grove Oceanview Boulevard
Pebble Beach Golf Links ©
Pebble Beach Golf Links

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San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Alcatraz Island and Exploratorium are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Attractions like Golden Gate Bridge and California State Railroad Museum make great kid-friendly stops. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around San Francisco: Armstrong Redwood State Reserve (in Guerneville), Petaluma Seed Bank (in Petaluma) and Limantour Beach (in Point Reyes National Seashore). Dedicate the 8th (Sun) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. Next up on the itinerary: browse the different shops at Ferry Building Marketplace, contemplate the waterfront views at San Francisco Bay, take a peaceful walk through Muir Woods National Monument, and get curious at California Academy of Sciences.

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You can drive from Carmel to San Francisco in 2.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a bus. In June in San Francisco, expect temperatures between 71°F during the day and 55°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

St. Helena, Armstrong Redwood State Reserve, Castello di Amorosa, Petaluma Seed Bank, Bodega Head
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Armstrong Redwood State Reserve ©
Armstrong Redwood State Reserve
California State Railroad Museum ©
California State Railroad Museum
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island

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