18 days in Redwood National Park, San Francisco & Yuma Itinerary

18 days in Redwood National Park, San Francisco & Yuma Itinerary

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18 days in Redwood National Park, San Francisco & Yuma Itinerary

Start: Redwood National Park
1
Redwood National Park
— 10 nights
taxi + Fly:  3​h 45​min
2
San Francisco
— 3 nights
Fly:  6​h 30​min
3
Yuma
— 3 nights
Fly + Drive:  11​h 30​min
End: Redwood National Park

10
nights
Redwood National Park

Redwood National Park ©
Redwood National Park is home to a tremendous collection of the world's tallest type of tree.
Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Enderts Beach and Gold Bluffs Beach. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Redwood National Park: Big Tree (in Orick) and Klamath National Forest (in Forks of Salmon). Next up on the itinerary: explore the striking landscape of Redwood National Park, contemplate the waterfront views at Freshwater Lagoon, take a peaceful walk through Tall Trees Grove, and trek along Lady Bird Johnson Grove.

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The Route module shows you travel options from your home to Redwood National Park. In August, plan for daily highs up to 64°F, and evening lows to 52°F. You will leave for San Francisco on the 8th (Sun).

Things to do in Redwood National Park

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Orick, Klamath National Forest
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Enderts Beach ©
Enderts Beach
Redwood National Park ©
Redwood National Park
Tall Trees Grove ©
Tall Trees Grove

3
nights
San Francisco

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
On the 9th (Mon), kick back and relax at Marshall’s Beach, then steep yourself in history at Golden Gate Bridge, and then take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Tue): head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, kick back and relax at China Beach, and then walk around Stinson Beach.

To find more things to do, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our San Francisco trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by combination of taxi and flight from Redwood National Park to San Francisco takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, bus, and flight; or drive. Traveling from Redwood National Park in September, expect San Francisco to be somewhat warmer, temps between 76°F and 58°F. On the 11th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in San Francisco

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Stinson Beach
Highlights from your plan
Marshall’s Beach ©
Marshall’s Beach
Fort Funston National Park ©
Fort Funston National Park
China Beach ©
China Beach

3
nights
Yuma

Yuma ©
Yuma is a city in and the county seat of Yuma County, Arizona, United States. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Thu): admire all the interesting features of The Camel Farm, immerse yourself in nature at Colorado River State Historic Park, then immerse yourself in nature at Yuma Territorial Prison State Historic Park, and finally have some family-friendly fun at Lutes Casino. On the 13th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at Castle Dome Mine Museum, get engrossed in the history at Yuma Proving Ground Heritage Center, and then explore the landscape on two wheels at Gateway Park.

For where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Yuma trip itinerary planning website .

Traveling by flight from San Francisco to Yuma takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from San Francisco to Yuma due to the time zone difference. Traveling from San Francisco in September, you will find days in Yuma are much warmer (101°F), and nights are somewhat warmer (77°F). Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Yuma

Parks Nature Museums
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Colorado River State Historic Park ©
Colorado River State Historic Park
Castle Dome Mine Museum ©
Castle Dome Mine Museum

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