2 days in California Itinerary

2 days in California Itinerary

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2 days in California Itinerary

Start: San Francisco
Drive:  1​h
1
Santa Clara
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h
2
San Mateo
— 1 night
Drive:  30​min
End: San Francisco

1
day
Santa Clara

Santa Clara ©
Santa Clara is a city in Santa Clara County, California. On the 20th (Sat), see the interesting displays at Intel Corp and Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at Our Lady of Peace Church, then admire the masterpieces at De Saisset Museum, and finally take in the history at Mission Santa Clara de Asis.

Make your Santa Clara itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

San Francisco to Santa Clara is an approximately 1-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from San Francisco in July, you will find days in Santa Clara are somewhat warmer (81°F), and nights are about the same (59°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) so you can travel to San Mateo.

Things to do in Santa Clara

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
De Saisset Museum ©
De Saisset Museum
Mission Santa Clara de Asis ©
Mission Santa Clara de Asis
Our Lady of Peace Church ©
Our Lady of Peace Church

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night
San Mateo

San Mateo ©
San Mateo is a city in San Mateo County, California, located in the high-tech enclave of Silicon Valley in the San Francisco Bay Area. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sun): appreciate the history behind Junipero Serra Statue, then hike along Sawyer Camp Trail, then get curious at CuriOdyssey, and finally let the kids burn off some steam at Seal Point Park.

To find traveler tips, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our San Mateo trip planner.

You can drive from Santa Clara to San Mateo in an hour. While traveling from Santa Clara, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in San Mateo, ranging from highs of 73°F to lows of 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) to allow time to drive back home.

Things to do in San Mateo

Outdoors Trails Parks
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Sawyer Camp Trail ©
Sawyer Camp Trail
CuriOdyssey ©
CuriOdyssey
Seal Point Park ©
Seal Point Park

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