17 days in San Francisco & Morro Bay Itinerary

17 days in San Francisco & Morro Bay Itinerary

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17 days in San Francisco & Morro Bay Itinerary

Start: Milan
Fly:  16​h 30​min
1
San Francisco
— 7 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
2
Morro Bay
— 8 nights
Fly:  21​h
End: Milan

7
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Take a break from the city and head to Fort Funston National Park and China Beach. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Ferry Building Marketplace and Union Square. And it doesn't end there: take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf, steep yourself in history at City Lights Booksellers, head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, and enjoy the sand and surf at Marshall’s Beach.

For other places to visit, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the San Francisco trip builder website .

Milan, Italy to San Francisco is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference moving from Central European Time to Pacific Standard Time is minus 9 hours. In August, San Francisco is slightly colder than Milan - with highs of 26°C and lows of 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) to allow time to drive to Morro Bay.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trip

Marin Headlands
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Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island
Twin Peaks ©
Twin Peaks
Ferry Building Marketplace ©
Ferry Building Marketplace

8
nights
Morro Bay

Morro Bay ©
Morro Bay is a waterfront city in San Luis Obispo County, California located along California State Route 1 on California's Central Coast. Hearst Castle and Piedras Blancas Light Station will appeal to history buffs. You'll get in some beach time at Piedras Blancas and Moonstone Beach. Explore Morro Bay's surroundings by going to San Simeon (William Randolph Hearst Memorial Beach & Elephant Seal Rookery), Speed Boats Tours (in Avila Beach) and McPrice Myers Winery (in Paso Robles). There's lots more to do: immerse yourself in nature at Julia Pfeiffer Burns State Park, trek along Pacific Valley Bluff Trail, stroll through Fiscalini Ranch Preserve, and cruise along Moonstone Beach Dr.

For more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Morro Bay road trip website .

You can drive from San Francisco to Morro Bay in 4.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or do a combination of flight and bus. When traveling from San Francisco in August, plan for a bit warmer days in Morro Bay, with highs around 30°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Morro Bay

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Avila Beach, Cambria, San Simeon, Big Sur, Eldwaylen Ocean Park
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Elephant Seal Rookery ©
Elephant Seal Rookery
Fiscalini Ranch Preserve ©
Fiscalini Ranch Preserve
Moonstone Beach Dr ©
Moonstone Beach Dr

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