4 days in San Diego & San Jose Itinerary

4 days in San Diego & San Jose Itinerary

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4 days in San Diego & San Jose Itinerary

Start: Honolulu, Oahu
Fly:  7​h 30​min
1
San Diego
— 2 nights
Fly:  2​h 45​min
2
San Jose
— 1 night
Fly:  7​h
End: Honolulu, Oahu

2
nights
San Diego

San Diego ©
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.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Mon): appreciate the history behind Cabrillo National Monument and then get to know the resident critters at San Diego Zoo. Here are some ideas for day two: examine the collection at USS Midway Museum and then let the kids burn off some steam at Balboa Park.

For maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read San Diego trip planning website .

Honolulu to San Diego is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Honolulu to San Diego. Traveling from Honolulu in November, things will get slightly colder in San Diego: highs are around 73°F and lows about 57°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) so you can travel to San Jose.

Things to do in San Diego

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Fun & Games
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San Diego Zoo ©
San Diego Zoo
USS Midway Museum ©
USS Midway Museum
Balboa Park ©
Balboa Park

1
night
San Jose

San Jose ©
The metropolitan center of Silicon Valley, San Jose considers itself a global city.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Wed): hike along Limekiln Trail, then stroll around Martial Cottle Park, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Trinity Episcopal Cathedral.

To see where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our San Jose online trip itinerary builder .

You can fly from San Diego to San Jose in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from San Diego in November; daily highs in San Jose reach 67°F and lows reach 47°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in San Jose

Parks Trails Outdoors

Side Trip

Limekiln Trail
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Martial Cottle Park ©
Martial Cottle Park
Trinity Episcopal Cathedral ©
Trinity Episcopal Cathedral

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