4 days in Raleigh & San Diego Itinerary

4 days in Raleigh & San Diego Itinerary

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Raleigh
— 1 night
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San Diego
— 2 nights

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Raleigh

Raleigh ©

City of Oaks

For those not from the South, Raleigh might be one of the region's better-kept travel secrets.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Wed): get curious at North Carolina Museum of Natural Sciences and then find your balance on the water with Paddle Creek. Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at The Carolina Basketball Museum, then take in nature's colorful creations at Sarah P. Duke Gardens, and then immerse yourself in nature at Umstead State Park.

To find ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Raleigh road trip site.

San Diego to Raleigh is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from San Diego to Raleigh is 3 hours. Expect little chillier evenings in Raleigh when traveling from San Diego in September, with lows around 63°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Thu) to allow time to travel to San Diego.

Things to do in Raleigh

Museums · Parks · Nature · Childrens Museums

Side Trips

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The Carolina Basketball Museum ©
The Carolina Basketball Museum
Paddle Creek ©
Paddle Creek
Sarah P. Duke Gardens ©
Sarah P. Duke Gardens

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San Diego

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.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Fri): take a tour of Maritime Museum of San Diego and then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at San Diego Zoo. Keep things going the next day: see the interesting displays at USS Midway Museum and then walk around Balboa Park.

To find more things to do, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, use the San Diego online travel planner.

You can fly from Raleigh to San Diego in 7.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from Raleigh to San Diego. Expect a bit warmer evenings in San Diego when traveling from Raleigh in October, with lows around 64°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks · Museums · Zoos & Aquariums · Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
USS Midway Museum ©
USS Midway Museum
Balboa Park ©
Balboa Park

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