3 days in Oceanside, Escondido & San Diego Itinerary

3 days in Oceanside, Escondido & San Diego Itinerary

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Oceanside
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Escondido
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San Diego
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Oceanside
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Oceanside

Oceanside is a coastal city located on California's South Coast. Mission San Luis Rey has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Wed): examine the collection at Mission San Luis Rey and then admire the natural beauty at The Flower Fields at Carlsbad Ranch.

To see maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Oceanside day trip tool.

Los Angeles to Oceanside is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also drive; or take a train; or take a bus. Expect slightly colder evenings in Oceanside when traveling from Los Angeles in April, with lows around 50°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Escondido.

Things to do in Oceanside

Parks · Museums

Side Trip

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Escondido

Hidden Treasure

Escondido reflects its Spanish and Mexican roots (it’s the oldest city in San Diego County) through historical architecture with short stucco buildings painted in pastel colors.
Queen Califia's Magical Circle has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 26th (Thu): appreciate the history behind Queen Califia's Magical Circle.

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Escondido is very close to Oceanside. In April, daytime highs in Escondido are 69°F, while nighttime lows are 55°F. You will have some time to spend on the 26th (Thu) before leaving for San Diego.
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San Diego

America's Finest City

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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Mission Basilica San Diego de Alcala as well as Maritime Museum of San Diego. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Thu): see the interesting displays at Maritime Museum of San Diego and then admire the architecture and history at Mission Basilica San Diego de Alcala.

To find maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the San Diego online driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Escondido to San Diego takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In April, daily temperatures in San Diego can reach 71°F, while at night they dip to 58°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough to drive to Oceanside.

Things to do in San Diego

Historic Sites · Museums

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Oceanside

Your day by day itinerary now includes Oceanside Sunset Market. Start off your visit on the 26th (Thu): hunt for treasures at Oceanside Sunset Market.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Oceanside trip planning site.

Drive from San Diego to Oceanside in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from San Diego in April, Oceanside is a bit cooler at night with lows of 50°F. You will leave for home on the 27th (Fri).

Things to do in Oceanside

Shopping
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